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VA130 - Transparent Text - Work Done in Journals

Susan Lenart-Kazmer
9:00 - 4:30
Friday October 6 & Saturday October 7

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$ 295  

Create layers of extraordinary translucent pages using a collection of new ideas and techniques. Alter journal notes and paper by adding image and photo transfers, ink stamps, oil pastel and marker on tissue. Learn the beautiful art form of creating resin paper with rubs, burnings, oil pastel and colored pencil techniques. Learn to mix resin and create paper. Build a a small wearable stacked pendant. 
Putting it all together- Layer, bind and finish an extraordinary personal journal or wearable journal pendant.
Metalworking techniques include forging hand hammered heavy gauge bronze wire and attaching with rivets, nuts and screws, drawing a bead for attachments and metal fiber wraps.

$45 Kit fee payable to instructor at beginning of class includes:

10 gauge bronze wire, 26 gauge bronze, binding wire, rivets, resin, tissue, resins, transfers, oil pastels, rubber stamps, ink, waxed linen. And expendables 

Please Bring- scissors, anvil, ball peen hammer, round needle nose and chain nose, wire snips, images such as drawings, sketches, photographs, or any pictures you would like to use from found or your own work.


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