New dates for 2017 coming soon.
Please email me for costs and booking form.
Full day workshops from 10am - 4pm with a break for lunch. (Please bring your own.)
Tea and biscuits will be available throughout the day at no extra charge.
Price includes most materials and will be held at Grange Meadows Framing in Monifieth.
1) Taster Session:
Mixed Media - A little bit of everything, including getting to know your products. Experimenting with printing, image transferring, gels and pastes, - whatever time allows.
2) Having fun with Gels and Pastes:
Use crackle paste, glass bead gel, fibre paste and more. Make image transfers from copies of your own photos and bring some small objects to embed into your artwork.
3) Learn how to make Gel Skins to enhance your mixed media artwork, combine with interference colours to create stunning effects with colours that flip between bright and opalescent and its complementary colours.
4) Printing without a Press:
An easy and quick way to layer up paintings using mark making tools, stencils and masks. The choices are endless. Try your hand at lino cutting and create your own lasting image before moving on to inking and printing.
5) Themed/Special Moments Collage:
Family, nature, sea shore, etc. Make a piece personal to you - a tribute to a family member, a special time or place. Includes image transferring, layering and 3d aspects. Bring your own images to incorporate into your collage painting if you wish.
6) Texture and Layering:
Discover new techniques to incorporate into your artwork. Make your own stencils, layer with paints, gels, stamps. Use interference colours to create stunning effects and much more.
"One of the best workshops yet. We were kept busy all day with new techniques to try and lots of knowledge to take home and practice." ... "Great fun and learning as well."
"Great workshop, the products were fabulous to work with and the demonstrations were very clear and helpful. Can't ask for more." ... "Excellent day, everything interesting and enjoyable."
Workshops are great fun using Golden acrylic paints, gels, mediums and pastes. Try different products, experiment and learn as you go.
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