Mixed Media Basics & Beyond
Sundays October 8, 15 & 22 | 10:00am-3:00pm
Creative Arts Group, Sierra Madre
Mixed Media Art is the ideal medium to explore your creative side without the pressure of having to be artistic or create a perfect piece of art. Have fun using a variety of mediums and techniques. You’re free to experiment and be spontaneous in whatever you create. In this 3-day workshop you will combine acrylic painting, collaging, texturizing with different techniques & materials and adhering found objects. Anyone with little or no prior art experience can do mixed media. The magic happens when we welcome accidents and mistakes. You will be creating multiple pieces throughout the workshop. When you commit to multiple days of creating, you allow yourself to be fully immersed the creative process. This is the perfect opportunity to become really familiar with the art of mixed media.
This workshop is for both the beginner and advance students. Advance students will have the opportunity to work at their own pace on multiple pieces with the focus of creating a series.
Beginning students: $45 materials fee is payable to the instructor at the first class (Additional materials may be suggested.)
Advanced students: A materials list will be provided.
All art experience welcome. Adults 18+
4-Week | Mixed Media Basics
Mixed Media Art is the ideal medium to explore your creative side without the pressure of having to be artistic or create a perfect piece of art. Have fun using a variety of mediums and techniques. By combining collage, acrylic painting, layering, found objects and more, you’re free to experiment and be spontaneous in whatever you create. During the process we invite accidents or mistakes to happen, while finding beauty in the imperfections.
In this class series you will have the opportunity to create multiple pieces through the class, with each week building on each other so that your pieces will have dimension and richness.
Mixed Media Class 4 Week Series will cover the following:
- Week 1: The Basics: Creating Visual Balance & Layering
- Week 2: Cool Textures with Special Effects
- Week 3: Image Transfer
- Week 4: Integrating Found Objects & Text