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Mixed-Media products and techniques for experienced artists - 4 Sessions

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Trafalgar Co-op Common Room

2035 Trafalgar (between 4th & 5th)

Vancouver, BC V6K 1T2

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FREE MIXED-MEDIA WORKSHOPS

for experienced artists

GELS, MEDIUMS AND PASTES

Experiment with acrylic products for mixed-media art

Dates: Sundays 3-4:30 pm

You are registering for all four sessions. Please email Mary at maryinvancouver@gmail.com if you are interested but cannot attend all 4.

July 28 – building up the first layer: modeling paste with texture and stencils; collage objects with heavy body gel, DIY modeling paste.

August 25 – crackle, pouring medium, mediums and gels mixed with acrylic paint; from fluid medium to heavy body gel: when to use what

September 29 – finishing touches: metallic foil, clear tar gel/string gel, acrylic inks, cold wax, self-leveling gel

Each session will include examples of the products and demonstrations and tips for how to use.

Each participant is asked to bring a sample of their own work on the first session and after that to bring something they created using the products demonstrated in the previous session.

PLUS

Sunday, October 27 3-5pm

presentation on mixed-media artists locally and internationally by Jeanne Krabbendam.

Thank you to Vancouver Foundation and Kits House for support.

Facilitators

Mary Bennett is a mixed-media artist who loves to experiment with products like these and share her enthusiasm. She's taken three courses plus private consultations with Jeanne Krabbendam and is looking forward to Jeanne's participation in this project.

Jackie Conradi-Robertson paints in acrylic and oils. She loves bright colours and is looking forward to seeing how gels, mediums and pastes might work their way into her art practice.

Both are members of Artists in Our Midst who present the annual West of Main Art Walk.

Artistsinourmidst.com

Organized by Mary Bennett and Jackie Conradi-Robertson

FREE - Thanks to a Neighbourhood Small Grant from the Vancouver Foundation and administered by Kitsilano Neighbourhood House.

We look forward to meeting you!


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