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Ocean City, MD 2019 - October 6 - 10, 2019

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Topiary on Salvaged Wood

Susan Rossiter
6:00 - 10:00
Tuesday Eve

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$ 100  

Finding inspiration in any circumstance is a great characteristic. During a long string of cold, dreary days I started painting cloudy skies. The paintings evolved to include a happy little topiary tree. This is Mixed Media at it’s best- we’ll be using high quality acrylic paints, collage papers and some papers I made myself. You’ll personalize your piece with color/pattern choices and create your own inspirational messages in the clouds. This class is for any skill level. Feel free to email if you have any questions. Susan.Rossiter@yahoo.com

Materials fee $25  paid directly to instructor at beginning of class includes:

6”x24” Salvaged wood substrate, golden paints, glazing medium, collage papers, handmade papers, washi tape, hanging hardware, use of tools, stain, inkpads, stamps and a handout.

Supplies You Need to Bring to Class in addition to materials provided by instructor:
Soft gel medium, water container, baby wipes, scissors, black micron or fine point sharpie pen. Palette knife and paint brushes.

Optional: any special collage papers, inspirational stamps and ink pads



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

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