Thursday, April 14, 2011

My Classes for the remainder of April

Greetings Everyone, Sorry I haven't blogged for awhile but I have been very busy with a brand new assemblage class that I will debut next month. Stay tuned for information about this new class. In the meantime I wanted to remind you about my classes for the reminder of April. Here are the details:
Saturday April 16th
Location: Art Max in Seaside
Class: Altered Cabinet cards
Description: Don’t you love all those old cabinet card photos? Using Collage, Rubberstamping, acrylic paints and various embellishments we will give discarded photos from 1800’s and 1900’s a second chance to be loved.
Items to bring: Paintbrushes and scissors. Feel free to also bring any special charms or decorative rubber stamps and dye inks that you might be dying to use.
Time: 11:00 to 3:30 Lunch break at 1:00
Fee: $45.00
To sign up for this class please email Connie at
Class limit: 8

Sunday April 17th
Location: Palace Arts in Capitola
Class: Texture for Collage Artists
Instructor: Connie Andrews
Class Description: In this techniques driven class we will explore ways to add texture to your art work using paint, Gesso, Gel Medium and special texture mediums. Each student will walk out with a tag book of Texture samples to use for future reference.
Items to bring: We will be splattering paint so please bring paint brushes and an apron or smock to cover your clothes with and paintbrushes. All other materials will be supplied.
Time: 11:00 to 4:00pm Lunch break at 1:00
Fee: $50.00
Class size limit: 8
To sign up for this class please call Palace Arts at 831 464-2700

Saturday April 30th
Location:C. Andrews Studios
Instructor: Connie Andrews
Class: Altered Book of Drawers
Description: In this class we will be creating a simple but elegant altered book of drawers. Our altered books will become a special place that holds our secrets, found objects or treasured memories.
Items to bring: Please bring your altered book kit that contains: xacto knife, cutting mat, scissors, paintbrushes, matte gel medium and gesso. You can bring any personal collage images or items small enough to fit in a matchbox that I might not have. Otherwise I will have plenty of images and found objects as usual. I will also have books with me for you to choose from.
Time: 10:00 to 4:00 Lunch break at 12:30
Fee: $55.00
Class Limit: 6
To sign up for this class please email Connie at

1 comment:

Riet said...

just wanted to tell you, I love your art.