Virginia Beach 2017 Art and Soul Workshops

Workshop Details

Mindy Lacefield
9:00 - 4:30
Wednesday October 4

VA125 - Inner Child Tags

$ 150  


I love the idea of creating on small, non-precious materials such as manilla tags. I feel a sort of freedom in the simple. We will create two or three folk art, primitive tags using lots of layers. We will create from the nostalgia of our 8 year olds selves and worry less about the outcome…..and focus on the process of getting our hands in the paint. Working quickly, we let go…..have fun…..and channel our inner child.

Supplies to bring to class:
white gesso
ephemera - old book pages, song books, old receipts, tissue paper
collage pauge or mod podge - matte
1" foam brushes
set of brushes - I like hogs hair and dina wakley brushes
Water soluble Oil pastels - I like prima
prismacolor colored pencils - a few of your favorite colors will be fine
white paint pen - water based (fine point)
Ribbon or fibers for the top of the tag
container for water, paper towels, palette paper (paper plates are fine), apron

paint colors:
any colors you love working with 

$10 kit fee payable to instructor at beginning of class includes
3 manila tags
stabilo graphite pencil
paint a face tutorial
stamps to share
neon paint to share
quin. nickel azo gold
ephemera to share
washi tape to share
Black gesso
Paints to share
paynes gray
heavy body white paint