Paper Techniques Workshop: First in Series: GELLI PRINT CLASS, suitable for kids, too (class location, Hillsboro Library, 54 Third St.)
August 10, 2024
Hillsboro Public Library
THE PAPER TECHNIQUES WORKSHOP is a four part series offering a unique exploration of various art techniques, providing participants with the opportunity to unleash their creativity while acquiring new skills. The series comprises four distinct classes: 1st Gelli Priint, 2nd Intuitive Watercolor, 3rd Handmade Paper, and 4th Paper Collage. The participant may sign up for the complete 4 part series for $105 ($65 for children up to 18.) Children under 14 require adult supervision. If you choose to simply take individual classes instead of the entire series, each class will be $35 for adults, $25 for children up to 18.
Class Description: Discover the fascinating world of Gelli printing, a form of mono-printing using a gelatin plate. Participants will learn how to create vibrant layered prints using stencils, textures, and colors. This class focuses on the spontaneous and experimental nature of Gelli printing.
All materials provided by the instructor, Cris Bartlett.
Cris Bartlett is a local artist, farmer, business owner (entrepreneur), who sits on the board of Pocahontas Country Arts Council and is a member of the Pocahontas County Artisans Guild. She is also owner of Saffron Flats Farm. There are many different forms of art she has explored and she has found them each to be equally enjoyable. As a participant in the Droop Mountain Studio Tours in 2020 and again in 2021 and 2022, she found that teaching relaxing arts and crafts is a rewarding experience and she is now offering classes and workshops in Pocahontas County. In a word, Cris continues to evolve and try new endeavors.
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