More Mixed Media
taught by Lisa Binder
You asked for it – you got it. Mixed-media artist and painter Lisa Binder will return to teach even more mixed media techniques, including new paper alteration and applications for amazing mixed media artwork.
Day One will include demonstrations of both new and tried & true techniques. Day Two is for a deeper dive into your own work with individual attention and guidance from Lisa.
Paint big! Paint small! Whatever your preference, you’ll learn how to incorporate the fabulous dance of altered and found papers into your artwork. Explore unique altered paper processes using Citra-Solve, Sandpaper, and Never Dull. Learn quick and easy transfers, and all kinds of ways to use personal items and papers you bring from home in your artwork. Create surprising and intriguing background dimension with alcohol application. Discover new uses for water-based Minwax as a finishing or layering tool. And more!
Celebrate the happy accidents and unexpected results. This weekend will delight in art and heart so come join the fun! Space is limited, so sign up early.
Participants will need to bring the following materials:
Acrylic paint; Soft and Regular Medium Gel in gloss or semi-gloss; canvases or canvas boards; brushes; 90% alcohol; and Minwax (blue can, water based) for finishing or between layers.
For those who want to learn how to make altered papers, please bring Citrasolve; Never Dull; Sandpaper; and old National Geographic magazines. Weather allowing we will make the papers outside, but Lisa will provide some already made to share.
Altered and collage papers from home; magazine pages; toner copies in color and black & white; stamps; tissue paper; paper scraps, any ephemera
Lisa will have extra materials available for an additional fee payable directly to her.
Date & Time:
Saturday - Sunday, September 28 & 29, 10 am - 4 pm each day
Fee: $170 (members $145) each weekend
Cancellation policy: you may request a refund (minus any PayPal fees and a $10 cancellation fee) up to seven (7) days prior to the scheduled date of the class or workshop. No refund is available after that date. Refunds are also unavailable if you do not show up or if you leave an event early for any reason.