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Creative Awakenings

Trish McKinney
9:00 - 4:30
Sunday June 27

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$ 170  

Awake your creative spirit and feed your soul within in this creativity workshop exploring artistic play through creative, spiritual, inspiration. Students will learn the process of altered books and art journaling through repurposing an old book using
several mixed media techniques - acrylic paints, collaging, stamping, ink pens, stencils, and much more. Nurture your creative spirit in a relaxed atmosphere of refreshment, refinement, and rejuvenation and give your imagination permission to play! No art, drawing, or painting experience necessary to enjoy this class – only a willingness to

Materials Fee $20 paid at beginning of class includes:

- Old Book, Inspirational Collage Materials & Ephemera, Handouts
- Trish will provide Students with GOLDEN Fluid Acrylics, Matte Medium, & Gesso, Brushes, StencilGirl Stencils, Stamps & Funky Textural Elements

Supplies Needed  to bring for Class:

wax paper, spray water bottle, water container, paper towels, your favorite mark-making tools, & scissors 
Optional Materials: Various Personal Inspirational Ephemera - ie, scraps of fun papers, words to collage, old photo-copied letters & photos, old sheets of music, poetry and favorite verses to collage – these are only examples - Trish encourages students to have fun searching for creative inspiration! 
NOTE: Students may want to use a blow dryer to help speed up drying if electrical outlets permit. Trish will also bring some extra of these items to share if needed.   

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For your convenience, you may pre-order your materials for classes! Your materials will be waiting for you at the retreat. And you can always purchase additional materials at the retreat.

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