Sunday, August 13, 2017

Day 1844: Attacking the big canvas.

demo, gesso & acrylic on canvas

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Giant Mixed Media Canvas
Saturday, August 12, 2017 -- 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Play with acrylic paint, mediums, collage, markers and more! During this truly mix media class you will be encouraged to experiment, loosen up & have fun. 
All supplies included!
Please note this 6 hour class is limited to 11 students.

After a quick composition & layout discussion & a demo
of techniques using graphite, acrylics and collage applications.

graphite sketch by Irene
Creating a painting on their choice of  40x40" or 36x48" canvas. 

by Linda (l) and Lauren (r)

The hardest part is starting on a big blank canvas.

by Harriet

So thankful to Harriet for sending me 
her completed canvas from home ...

Each artist was urged to do what appeals to them.
But to feel free to  experiment & play.

by Lavana

by Lavana, close ups

In six hours lots of changes, everyone working at their own pace.

by Connie

Some are works in progress.

by Irene

Whether on stand up artist easels or on the floor, whatever works.

by Leslie

by Leslie

All levels of experience in the class, many new to a large canvas.

by Irene

But our bravest of all was Kim, her very first attempt at art.

by Kim

And, she started a second canvas.

by Kim

by Leslie

by Lauren

by Lauren, close ups

by Lauren, close ups

Lots of variety, right?
And, we had fun! Can you tell?


Faces in A Crowd Series
Thursdays, September 7, 14, 21 & 28, 2017 
10:00AM to 1:00PM
Join artist Jacki Long for this fun mix media workshop series. Each week work on a different project, including mini journals, canvas, postcards and more! Play with portraiture using graphite, acrylic, paint markers, watercolor, & collage in this fun, relaxed and truly mixed media class. All supplies included!
REGISTRATION: $160 for the series -or- $45 per class. 
Ages 15+  •  Skill Level: All 
Limited seats are available for these classes, so sign up today!

A smile for Monday ...

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