classes

Mixed Media

All of the classes at ArtWorks are energizing and fun, and are for people of all experience levels.

Current Mixed Media Classes

Exploring Collage, October 22, and November 26, 2022

Making Minature Books, Check back for new dates

Sketchbook Journal for a Pandemic, TO BE RESCHEDULED

 

Exploring Collage

Using various papers, old artwork, vintage pieces and junk mail to create a new piece of art.

Date: October 22, and November 26, 2022 (2 Sessions)
Times:  12:30 – 3:30 pm
Cost: $50
Materials Fee: $10 (paid directly to instructor)
Minimum Students: 4
Maximum Students: 10
Prerequisite: None
Instructor: Marcia Miller

Contact: marciamiller934@msn.com

Explore the design elements of art for composition, shape, line, color and more to create. It’s quick, fun and inexpensive! Capture your travel memorabilia or other mementos into a work of art of your own creation.

Included in the instruction are techniques for making a failed piece of art successful and different approaches with wild art abandon!

A collage class is offered each month in October and November as well as a MeetUp open studio collage session to continue your work each month. MeetUp open studios are $5 each and offered on October 15, November 12, and December 10, 2022, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Bring to Class:

Bravery: leave all fear at the door!

All Choices
By registering on-line you agree to the Cancellation Policy. Please register at least 24 hours in advance of class. Email meredith@artworks-edmonds.org to make special arrangements.

Making Minature Books

Miniature books are fun to make, and fun to keep or give away!

This class is IN PERSON
Date: Check back for new dates
Times:  1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cost: $35
Materials Fee: $0
Minimum Students: 3
Maximum Students: 8
Prerequisite: None
Instructor: Nan Robkin
Contact: alhrobkin@aol.com

Miniature books are fun, often quick to make and each one contains many mini canvases to layer, paint, collage or whatever floats your boat! These little books are a satisfying way to have some creative time because of all of the possibilities that can be explored quickly.  This class will present a variety of mini book structures including accordion quickies, back-to-backs, and puzzle books.  All of the paper needed will be provided by the instructor. This is an in-person class.  Face masks are required to attend.

 

Bring to Class:
  • metal ruler
  • bone folder
  • large glue stick (Yamato or UHU preferred)
  • craft knife and mat
  • small trimmer (if you have one)
  • enthusiasm.
By registering on-line you agree to the Cancellation Policy. Please register at least 24 hours in advance of class. Email meredith@artworks-edmonds.org to make special arrangements.

Sketchbook Journal for a Pandemic World

Escape to a personal sketchbook journal practice we develop together.

These are online classes via Zoom.

Part One: To Be Rescheduled
Part Two: To Be Rescheduled
Times: Mondays, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Cost: $90 for 3 sessions
Materials Fee: $0
Minimum Students: 3
Maximum Students: 10
Prerequisite: None. Anyone can attend just Part 1, or Part 2, or both sessions.
Instructor: Carol Adelman
Contact: cmadelman@gmail.com

Create a sketchbook journal that can become a pleasurable escape or the basis of an ongoing practice. Respond to creative prompts, demos, compositional and other ideas. Using inexpensive materials, this pandemic-friendly project can be done in even the smallest home space to build drawing skills and spark creativity. Class will begin using tonal materials, but will progress into the use of color and collage. Build community through group discussion.

Bring to Class:

  • It is suggested that you have these items on hand for the class
  • Sketchbook 9″ x 12″ minimum size, pages should be heavy enough to support wet media. Can be a bit larger or different shape, but please consult with the instructor.
  • Minimum materials:
    – pencils
    – kneaded eraser
    – pink pearl or plastic eraser-glue  stick or rubber cement
  • Pens, inks, brushes of your choice and collage and other materials as needed
By registering on-line you agree to the Cancellation Policy. Please register at least 24 hours in advance of class. Email meredith@artworks-edmonds.org to make special arrangements.

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