Saturday, March 30th, 2013. 11AM – 6PM
Painting Workshop: Texture & Contrast
This 7-hour workshop focuses on the development of varied textures within the painting surface and in creating contrast (darks and lights) to enahance texture. We will explore different thicknesses of paint, modeling paste and collage of varied materials, both organic and inorganic. Through these techniques, we discover how the painting becomes a sculptural object in which we can imbed other objects meaningful to us.
Saturday, April 13th, 2013. 10AM – 5PM
Painting Workshop: The Visual Journal
An exploration of how the painting process can become the visual documentation of our lives. this two-part workshop employs the techniques of collage, texture, color, and text to transform paintings into 3-dimensional objects reflecting both mundane and discreet aspects of our personal lives.