Portland, OR 2018 Art and Soul Workshops

Workshop Details

Susan Rossiter
9:00 - 1:00
Saturday AM

P211 - 3D Grunge Heart Mixed Media Exploration

$ 100  


This class is now being taught by Susan Rossiter

Creating new and exciting mixed media projects is right up professional artist Denise Braun’s Alley. And this 3D Grunge Heart is full of crunchy, bright texture. The heart itself is made from composite wood, measuring 14 “ tall and 5” wide. Together, we’ll be creating graffiti, texturizing the hearts with crackle and oil pastel and designing a pair of wings to suit your 3D creation. There’s no limit to the fun! Metal adornments will be available in class to further embellish your heart.

Materials Fee $15 payable to instructor at beginning of class Includes: 
A “kit” ready when you arrive with the following:
• Your Pre-Cut Wooden Heart
• Metal Hanging Wire
• Vintage metal adornments such as gears and clock parts
• Substrate to make our heart’s WINGS
• Vintage papers for mod-podging
• Ink Brush
• Crackle Medium

Supplies Needed for Class:

The kits listed above (I bring those)
Extra Crackle Medium
Black Indian Ink
SUGAR Spray Paints
Golden Fluid Acrylic in Pyrrole Red, Teal, Bright Green
White Gesso
Paper Towels
Stencils for graffiti art
Hair Dryers for “Cracking” paint
Oil pastels for “grunge” effect
Charcoal pencils (extra soft)
Cardboard (extra for wings)
Old book pages for wings + Stamping
Gel Medium and Mod Podge
Stamps (to create quotes to glue on hearts)
White and Black Pens for embellishing
Palate knife for paint application

Optional items:
(Items students can bring along if they’d like)
Letter Stamps
Black accenting pens