Saturday & Sunday 10am–5pm
Mixed Media / All Levels
$250 + $50 Materials Fee to Instructor
You will begin to fill pages with beautiful colors and textural backgrounds while exploring drawing, watercolor, collage and mixed media techniques. Two days of creativity will include plein air sketching, nature rubbings as well as playing with patterns and motifs using stencils, other found materials and collected ephemera.
Participants are encouraged to bring found objects, photos, receipts, pressed leaves, etc.
You will receive a basic travel journaling kit for the $50 fee that includes brilliant watercolors, sketching supplies and a portable journal. Karen will also have additional materials and supplies on hand for you to use during the class. Optional upgrades to the basic kit will be available for purchase as well so you can continue your creative journaling at home or on the road.
Tuition: $250 in advance - $50 fee for basic travel journal kit paid directly to Karen on the first day.
Cost: $250 + $50 Materials Fee to Instructor
May 12–13, 2018
August 11–12, 2018
About Karen Elaine
Karen Elaine is an artist, designer and innovator in the art materials industry developing creative products and techniques for over twenty five years. She developed the Art of Kumomi as well as many mixed media, origami and paper crafting techniques. Her work has been exhibited in galleries in California and are in private and public collections. She was a frequent guest on DIY television shows and her work has been featured in art and maker magazines.