Classes

 

In-Person Workshop “Painting”a coffee cup with Magazine Paper

  • Saturday, February 15, 2020
  • $85

Learn how to create a collage using torn and cut magazine paper. No paint will be used.  For this class, you will be making a coffee cup, or tea if you prefer.   You are also welcomed to work on a subject of your choice for those with more experience.  Please keep it simple so we can focus on working with paper, along with light and shadows. No experience needed, just the desire to spend a fun day ripping paper and creating something out of it.

    Click on link on the title for full details on supplies and to register.  

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    Online Workshop  Mixed Media Magazine Paper Collage via Udemy

    • Discounted price of $74.99 when using the link in the title.  (If you go to Udemy directly, the price is $94.99.)
    • Click on link to view free previews.
    • Work at your own pace.

    Learn how to make a collage without paint, using only cut and ripped magazine paper.  Work with me as I put together a collage of birch trees.  In this course, you will learn:

    • What magazines to use.

    • The supplies you'll need.

    • The process of planning out your collage.

    • How to work with paper:

      • What paper works best

      • Learn to paste.

      • How to avoid wrinkles and air pockets.

      • How to cut your paper.

    • Learn how to protect your finished collage.

    Follow along and work on your collage at your own pace, in this on-demand, 1.5 hour video course.  All the principles can be applied to any subject you choose.  

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    Online Class:  Art and Craft Festivals: A Practical Guide for Beginners  via Udemy

    • $24.99
    • Click on link to view free previews.
    • Watch at your own pace.

    As I try to figure out how to put a class online, I decided on Udemy to host them.  This is my first attempt at a class so I can learn how to use their system.  This class is for artists and crafters interested in doing art and craft festivals.  My next few classes will be on the collage process, stay tuned for those.  

    In this class, you'll learn:

    • How to set yourself up as a business with a vendor's license and insurance.
    • Resources for research on festivals and demographics.
    • How to choose a tent or canopy that right for you and ideas for your display.
    • How to set up a pop-up tent by yourself.
    • What to expect the day of the show including show etiquette, security, and customers.
    • A method for evaluating your sales and compare them to other shows.

    Over one hour of information with resources, graphics and shots of me setting up a tent.  (It was a windy day, which was a challenge with the sides as you will see.)

    "I sure wish I had had a course like this before I started exhibiting!!  Love the fact that you can write notes as you go along, and refer back to the bits that concern you ....an invaluable resource I would say with an incredible amount of detail about things to be aware of, so WELL DONE!! FIVE STARS!!" - Jackie R. - U.K.