Virginia Beach 2017 Art and Soul Workshops

Workshop Details

Eric Scott
9:00 - 4:30
Wednesday October 4

VA173 - Journal Fodder Junkies of the World Unite

$ 150  


Come explore the possibilities of a Visual Journal. A Visual Journal is a personal record, a tool for self-exploration and reflection, and an art form for expression. In this mixed-media, hands-on workshop, you will explore the creative possibilities of the Visual Journal as you delve into a variety of activities designed to break your creative blocks. Come see how some simple materials and ephemera can lead to richly layered, and personally meaningful pages.

Focus will be placed on engaging the blank page, using writing and text, layering materials and concepts, and incorporating personal imagery. Join Dave and Eric, and stock up on techniques and ideas to add to your creative arsenal.

No Materials Fee

Supplies Needed for Class:
Limited collage fodder – papers and images
Packaging Tape
Limited sets of watercolor and watercolor pencils
Sketchbook, visual journal, and/or a variety of loose watercolor or mixed media paper
Small set of watercolors
Small set of watercolor pencils
Small water cup
Variety of brushes
Waterproof pens and/or markers of various colors
Glue Stick – UHU Jumbo recommended
Personal ephemera – photos, postcards, papers, ticket stubs, maps, and any other personal items that sparks your creative whim and can be used as collage.

Optional items:
Other favorite journaling and mixed media materials