Friday May 11 & Saturday May 12. 'Golden Birch On Birch' Mixed Media Workshop with Danielle Bartlette 9:30am-3:30pm (Full Size Version)
2 day workshop for $199
Supplies not included in price. Need supplies? Bring your own canvas. supply kit is $75.
Let us know in the comment section when you register, or call us. This kit includes required tubes of paint, gold leaf , and unlimited use of in-house materials including inks, drawing supplies, embellishments.
Supply list in ''additional information''.
In this fun 2 day workshop, participants will learn how to build up layers to create an eye-pleasing abstract painting of birch trees. Everyone will produce their own unique painting to take home with them! Artist and painting instructor, Danielle Bartlette, will help you step by step throughout the day to ensure there is clarity in all the painting processes. Techniques learned will also benefit your future artworks!
Learn about negative/positive space and how to layer up paints for depth, build up texture, use mixed media including additional materials (gold leaf, glitter) effectively, and learn when to be spontaneous and/or have more structure.
HAVE FUN! No refunds for missed class but can gift your place to a friend.
SUPPLY LIST (bring your own or order through us):
Approx. 40''x60'' canvas ( or two half sizes)
-Van Dyke Red, Deep Turquoise, Mars Black, Titanium White, Cadmium or vivid Orange
Liquitex Gloss Medium/Varnish (min. 273ml)
2-3 packs of loose gold leaf in full sheets
Watercolour pencil black, dark brown or black conte stick
Metal painting knife ( triangle at least inch long preferred)
Spray bottle with adjustable nozzle (dollar store)
Roll Paper towel
3/4 inch cheap, flat wash brush (soft bristles)
Sparkles - loose glitter *optional
gloves to protect your hands *optional
FW inks: Indian Yellow, Burnt Umber, Silver Moss
Please feel free to bring additional/substitute colours should you want to switch up the palette.