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Embellished Spine Journal

Nicole Austin
9:00 - 4:30
Saturday May 30

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$ 170  

Create your own hard back art journal filled with a gorgeous assortment of paper and embellished with vibrant, textured ribbons. In the first half of class, we'll construct the journal: painting the covers, creating our own unique collage papers for the inside pages, combining an assortment of paper (handmade, vintage, printed, etc) for the inside pages, and embellishing the spine with ribbon, fabric, textiles, beads, etc. Then, we'll begin using our journals and create at least one art journal spread as we play with acrylics, oil pastels, spray inks, and more!

Materials Fee $20 paid at beginning of class includes:

Collage paper pack full of unique assortment of handmade, scrapbook, recycled, vintage papers, watercolor paper, etc.,
Use of shared materials: acrylic paint, heavy gel medium, spray ink, stencils, mark-making tools, embellishments, assortment of paper and ephemera to include as pages, ribbons, beads

Supplies Needed  to bring for Class:

*basic kit: scissors, glue stick, pencil, ruler
*two 8"x10" canvas panels
*self healing cutting mat
Optional items: you are welcome to bring your own fibers, ribbons, embellishments, beads, etc. or your own paints, sprays, stencils, stamps--but I will have plenty to share!

Many of the required supplies may be pre-ordered from Meininger. They will be ready and waiting for you to pick up when you arrive at the retreat. To order supplies, contact Meininger.

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