Book of Creative Discoveries | Part 2
6-Week Online Class | Saturdays, Sept. 5 – Oct. 10
12:00 Noon – 1:15pm (PDT) / 3:00-4:15pm Eastern
LIVE on Zoom (requires a computer, tablet or smart phone with a camera enabled).
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Get ready to continue to uncover creative jewels through spontaneous play and mixed media techniques. In this live online class we will continue to create abstract and artistic pages. Through a variety of techniques that incorporate weaving remnants, fabric paper, textures, mending pages and more you will continue to produce exciting and unexpected results. This new collection of pages will be the perfect addition to your existing Book of Creative Awakenings or inspire you to create a whole new one.
Join me in this 6 week LIVE online class where we can create “together” yet in the comfort and safety of our own homes.
Below is a class schedule with dates along with what techniques we will be working on each week.
If you are unable to make any of the classes, no worries, I will be recording each session so they will be available for later viewing.
New to using Zoom? I will be offering a warm up session a few days before the class begins to help you get familiar with the process of how it all works, so you can feel comfortable taking a class online (To be announced).
You can also watch this quick video on how to join the classroom
Do you feel overwhelmed by the thought of using Zoom? Or you just would prefer not to attend an online class live? No worries. I realize that the whole tech stuff can be a huge learning curve for many and can be overwhelming. It’s more important to me that this class is available to everyone on different levels, so I also offer a Non-Zoomer Option to take this class.
This is how it will work. After each class session you will receive an email from me with a link to the recording of the class. You will also be able to email me with any questions about the project and techniques. Recordings will be available for the duration of the class only.
Below is a list of materials you will need. I’ve tried to make it some what easy so only a few items may need to be purchased.
You will not need all the materials on the first week and will have some time to order items you don’t have.
Upon registration, you will receive an email with a detailed schedule and what materials you will need at each class session.
9 x 12 in. (98 lb., 90 lb. or less) Watercolor Paper or any paper that can handle mixed media applications
- Left over scraps & pages from the first Book of Creative Discoveries
Opaque Watercolor paints (tube or pan set)
Acrylic Paints (Variety of Colors)
Matte Medium or Mod Podge
Gesso & Palette Knife
- Tissue Paper (usually used for gift wrapping, white or any light color) OR Sewing Pattern Paper
- Mulberry Sampler Packet
Paintbrushes (a variety of different sizes)
- Paint palette, butcher tray or plastic plate (for mixing paint)
- Plastic cup for water & brushes
Variety of mark making tools (credit card, putty spreader, palette knives, old worn out paint brush, old comb, branches, leaves, twine, etc)
Spray bottle with water
Thread & Sewing Needle OR Tapestry Needle & Embroidery Floss
- Brayer (Optional)
Awl, hole puncher OR something to pierce holes into your pages
(3) 1” Binding Rings
Zoom Warm Up Session – To be announced
Saturday, Sept. 5 – Overview |Textured Pages & Handwritten Scribbles
Saturday, Sept. 12 – Fabric Paper II (Collage & Cheesecloth)
Saturday, Sept. 19 – Weaved Fragments
Saturday, Sept. 26 – Applying Composition | Mending Pages
Saturday, Oct. 3 – Through the Holes | Start putting pages together
Saturday, Oct. 10 – Show & Tell
I know many of you might be in the midst of financial uncertainty due to the pandemic. Because I feel so passionate about supporting and encouraging your continued creativity and believe it’s essential to your wellness, I’m offering the option to pay what you can afford in order to make this class available to everyone.
The recommended tuition is $97
But you have the option to pay whatever you can.
To enroll click on the PayPal button below
(Since each class will be recorded for later viewing,
no refunds will be issued for cancellations)