Friday, May 29, 2015

“Mono-printing with leaves” instructor Chelsea Lindner

Class date:   Friday July 24th, 2015 
Class time:  11:00am-3:00pm (with a half hour lunch break)
Skill Level:  Beginner to Intermediate, ages 17+
Required sign up by:  Monday July 20th, 2015 
Class fee:  $40.00 per student, some materials provided *see materials list below.

Chelsea will show a variety of inspiring examples and help you find your favorite way to design your own lovely organic pressed leaf mono-print. She will also take you through the steps –braying out the ink to the correct consistency on the background and inking the leaves as well as “shadow” and layering effects.

Materials list: (please bring)
*Pressed, partially dried leaves/flowers or other small flat items you may want to try to print
1 rubber brayer
1-2 sheet of Stonehenge paper (your choice of color –Not black)
Speedball water-soluble block printing ink:
one each of red, yellow and blue, from these you can mix nearly anything
Wear studio –friendly clothes

(test-print paper, graphite pencils, and Plexi-glass inking plates will be provided.)

(*collect your own leaves and press between layers of Blotter paper for at least one day, but not more than 2 weeks, or they will be brittle! If you are unable to collect your own, there will be some leaves available at the class for your use.)

 Parking for class will be on side of building.
Refund Policy :

Please sign up early for classes. This gives us time to order the correct amount of supplies and prevents us from canceling the class if there doesn’t seem to be any interest. Full refunds will not be given for class cancellations. If you need to cancel, 50% will be returned in the form of store credit and 50% will go to the teacher. If Artists’ Mediums needs to cancel for any reason, you will receive a full refund.

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