painting & collage video workshop
INSTANT DOWNLOAD- work at your own pace 24/7
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION | This workshop includes 4 lessons of creative jumpstarts, INSPIRATION and ideas
- INSPIRATION full of photos & art samples
- 4 VIDEO technique lessons, video access codes are provided in the welcome PDF
WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION | Creating collage paintings with rich vibrant layers, combining “fusion dyed” collage, painting & staining paper, monoprints, freestyle lettering and doodling you will create visual journal paintings layered with black and white images, expressive sumi marks, symbols, letterforms and written words. Inspired by the juxtaposition of colorful urban graffiti walls and blossoming gardens you will unleash your creative ideas to create multiple layered collages with extreme color and texture.
LESSON #1: inspiration & surfaces
This lesson takes you through my favorite texture/painting tools, lettering and ideas/techniques to start the graffiti BOUQUET paintings. Learn about creating inspiration boards, collecting imagery and brainstorming for a project, studying artwork to figure out how it's made, numberous graffiti mark making, prepping GESSO surfaces for collage and scribble backgrounds.
LESSON #2: colorful.monoprints.LAYERS
This lesson is ALL ABOUT COLOR..LEARN about mixing color, color combinations/swatches, monoprints SCRATCHES & resists, creating interesting prints, painting jumpstarts and many colorful images and samples.
LESSON #3: black & white
This lesson takes you through various techniques for creating black & white background art for collage. Techniques include flower doodles, b/w collage backgrounds, b/w cutouts, color to b/w graphics, stamping & painting, parchment monoprints and building the black and white collage layer in the graffiti BOUQUET painting.
LESSON #4: fusion collage.graffiti.PAINTED layers
This lesson is about putting it all together, painting the graffiti BOUQUETS. Exercies include: creative layers of color, painting over the black and white collage, building texture, more creative painting jumpstarts and adding graffiti style creative lettering layers.