Join me for a two-day workshop this weekend...
February 3-4, 2007 - 10am-4pm
Collage Unleashed 2-day workshop
Butterfly Flower Graffiti Journal
Olive Hyde Art Gallery
123 Washington Blvd, Fremont, CA
For more information, call (510) 494-4228.
This mixed media weekend will bring out the playful artist and child-like spirit in everyone. The approach to making art in this workshop is playful, fun, bright, spirited and funky. Throughout this soulful weekend, your creative spirit will be guided through inspirational idea jumpstarts and aRt! exercises exploring the artful journey to living your dreams!
Day One - doodle. PAINT.pLay! Students will spend the first day learning fun and colorful painting techniques, creating fabulous hand painted papers and fabrics. Explore painting and dyeing techniques including color scraping, washing, monoprints, eyedropper doodles, gesso textures, dyed cloth stamping & stenciling, and glazing. The second half of the day they will learn fusion-dyed collage and funky lettering and doodling techniques.
Day Two – Butterfly Flower Graffiti Journal -Project workshop. transformation.bloom.hip.vibrant.bliss.no rules...a mixture of beauty and urban street culture. create a mixed media journal with unconventional layers of textured "fusion-dyed" painted papers, digital prints and fabrics covered with your own personal graffiti marks. The journal covers are patchwork collage and signatures of random-sized stained papers are finished off with a freestyle macrame binding. Click here to see sample.