I thought that it was time to finally send you my May class schedule. I regret to say that I still have not found a place here in Half Moon Bay to teach classes yet. However there are a couple of leads that will take a little more time to confirm. When I have a place to teach I will post it asap. If you are interested in signing up for a class please note the instructions on each date below.Sat. May 9th-Beginning Collage 1 part 1
Where: Scrap-it in Santa Cruz****New Store***
Class Description: Using the principles of composition we will explore ways to break through artistic barriers to discover the infinite possibilities of you! We will start by learning about: Art surfaces, Mediums and Acrylic Paints. We will then progress to a simple background and finally create a small collage using the techniques and principles discussed in class. Please bring your favorite scissors and paintbrushes. All other materials are supplied including instructions and a large collage pack of items to use in class or take home.
Time:11:00am to 2:30pm Fee: $35.00 per person How to sign up: Please call Scrap-it at (831) 475-2380 or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sat. May 23rd-Mystic Gesso
Where: Scrapbook U-Fremont Class Description: In this first of my series of classes exploring the use of texture in collage in more depth, the student will be creating with Gesso. In particular the class will explore the opaque properties of Gesso for a misty, shabby look that makes collage Magic. Also introduced in the class is a second texture medium called White Opaque Flakes. What to bring: Your favorite scissors and paintbrushes. Time: 11:00am to 2:30pm Fee: $40.00 per person How to sign up for class: Please call Scrapbook U at (510) 490-5065 to be added to the class list.
Sunday May 24th-Beginning Collage 2
Where: Scrapbook Territory in Berkeley Class Description:In this continuation of Beginning Collage 1 we will explore ways to bring more texture to your collages using everyday household materials. Then we will create collages using a couple of my favorite compositional styles while learning some new tips and tricks along the way! Please bring a pair of small scissors and a variety of paintbrushes. All other materials will be supplied including instructions and a large collage pack of items to use in class or take home. Time: 11:00 to 4:00pm Fee: $ 55:00 per person How to sign up for class: Please call Scrapbook Territory at (510) 559-9929 to be added to the class list. *****If you missed Beginning collage 1 you may still sign up for this class.
Hope to see you soon!