#104- ELEMENTS OF COLLAGE (in store)

Class Dates: SATURDAY 10/22 & SUNDAY 10/23 from 12:30 p.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Class Instructor: Rebecca Mannheimer

Instructor Email: rmann@oregonartsupply.com

Instructor Website: http://rebeccamannheimer.com

Price: $95.00

    Availability: Available

    In this class we will explore and produce elements to use in creating our individual collage pieces. How do we want use line, texture, shape, color, pattern and scale to create unique images with collage. Through various exercises we'll begin to rethink how we approach and start to build our pieces. Come join me in exploring many different ways we can invent or reinvent the use of paper in collage, and adhere a multitude of possibilities. Leave your decorative papers tucked away and come create something original and all your own. All experience levels welcome.Maximum of 6 students. Two 3 hour sessions

    *To reserve your place in any class, payment must be received at the time of registration.

    *For a refund on any of our classes, we will need to be notified at least 48 hours in advance of the first class.

    ***All Students get 20% off purchases made while enrolled in a class***

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    ELEMENTS OF COLLAGE

    Please have the following materials:
    4-6 MDF boards or cradle boards: recommended that you start small 6” x 6”, 8” x 8” 6” x 8” etc

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    Paper large enough to cover your board (not too thick).ie.-Sturdy drawing papers, like a Canson 1557 Pad, mixed media paper, watercolor paper etc.

    1 sheet of Stonehenge paper. (any color except black)

    Any assorted solid color papers you have

    Scissors and/or an exact knife with a cutting board

    Gloves if you are sensitive to any of these materials

    1 small bottle of acrylic matte medium

    1 scraping tool: straight edge tool or brayer to help flatten our papers when glued.

    1 flat/bright (approx 1/2”wide) stiff acrylic brush to use with the acrylic medium

    PAINTS: acrylic heavy body paints, or fluid acrylic and/or acrylic ink-  (Golden, M.Graham or Basics- if on a budget

    2 analogous colors (colors next to each other on the color wheel) 

    1 complementary color and white & black

    #6 or #8 round or 1/4' /or 1/2" flat/bright synthetic mixed media brush
    2 or more Caran d’Ache II water-soluble crayons (at least two colors of your choice)

    1 water-soluble graphite pencil (medium or dark)
    1 General Layout pencil or comparable
    1 or more brush pens- your choice, Faber Castel pitt pen, Pentel Brush pen (black), Tombow-Dual Tip, Zig Brushables

    etc. optional: printed text, rubber stamps, printed images (computer), printed text (repurposed books)

    palette paper

    palette knife 

    any other tools you like to use for making marks, any pens that you have that you like to draw with etc.

      ***All Students get 20% off purchases made while enrolled in a class***