Portland, OR 2018 Art and Soul Workshops

Workshop Details

Ingrid Dijkers
9:00 - 4:30
Thursday - Feb 15

P356 - Vintage Bark Cloth Journal

$ 150  


Student Level -
Beginner to Intermediate

You'll leave this workshop with a fully bound and prepared journal all set and ready for journaling. Most everything you'll need to build this charming journal is supplied in your accompanying kit including vintage bark cloth, paints, papers and paper mache paste. If you like, you can bring your own paint, paper and fabric to personalize your journal. This light weight, yet very sturdy, little (5" X 7 1/2") journal is simple in materials, design and construction. Once you learn the tricks, this will surely become one of your favorite journal construction methods as it is very easy to adapt to any size or number of pages. You'll be supplied with a vintage piece of Bark Cloth to cover your journal and have use of matching paints to tie the whole journal together. You need bring only a few basic materials that you probably already have at home.

Kit fee of $20 payable to instructor at beginning of class Includes –

8 pre cut foam core pages
Vintage Bark Cloth to cover your journal
Paper mache paste
Tacky glue
Use of additional materials - foam stamps, paints, page spacers

Student supplies to bring to class
An old paper back book
1” natural bristle utility brush (as found at home improvement stores)
Bone folder
Small container of off white craft paint, Gesso (NOT liquitex brand) or white house hold primer
Cork backed Metal ruler

Optional items - If you have or we can share -
Heat gun
Anything you'd like to include in your journal