Silk Scarf Painting (September 30)


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Instructor: 
Vivien Pollack
SKU: 174-6010
Price: $105.00

Change fabric into a beautiful piece of art! Learn many exquisite silk painting techniques while you paint several technical silk samples 12" x 12", and come home with a hand-painted silk scarf. Silk painting produces beautiful results; no previous art background necessary! For experienced artists, this is an exciting new medium to explore which allows creative freedom on silk. Learn the procedure of applying silk dyes, various watercolor painting techniques such as wet on wet, and dry brush, also techniques using salt, alcohol, sugar and resists. Bring: water jar, small foam brush, watercolor brushes if you have them and protective gloves. A silk scarf, pieces of silk for samples, professional silk dyes and gutta, and all other supplies will be provided. Instruction on how to steam set dyes will also be given and a resource material list on types of dyes and where to purchase them. If time allows you may purchase additional scarves to paint. Wear appropriate clothes or bring an apron. $20 Material fee payable to instructor. Bring your lunch.

Year: 
2017
Term: 
Fall
Date(s): 
September 30, 2017
Days: 
Saturday
Start Time: 
10:30 AM
End Time: 
3:30 PM
Existing Class
Length: 
5 hours
Number of Sessions: 
1
Max Class Size: 
8
Age: 
Adult
Level: 
All
Status: 
Active