Upcoming Retreats

Portland, OR 2022 - March 13-21, 2022

Portland, OR 2022 FALL - October 19-26, 2022

Portland, OR 2023 - April 11 - April 19, 2023

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Portland, OR 2022 Registration is NOW OPEN

Make it FanTABulous

Doris Arndt
9:00 - 4:30
Friday March 18

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$ 170  

Transform a hardcover book into a journal you’ll be proud to share. With luscious textures and beautiful hand painted pages and unique tabs, you will fashion a gorgeous one of a kind book. Create textures and layer colors to your existing book cover, tear provided Stonehenge paper to size and paint with abandon in washes of color. Bind your papers together and attach them to the cover. Create Fantabulous tabs from found items like keys, ribbons, cards, as well as your own treasures. We will cover the best ways to attach tabs from glue, staples and wire

Materials Fee $10 paid at beginning of class includes:

two sheets of Stonehenge paper and the use of my acrylic paints paints, gold ink and finish, collage materials, wire, stapler, staples, variety of items to use for tabs. I will provide thread and needles, water containers and paper towels.

Supplies Needed  to bring for Class:

Hard cover book no larger than 8 1/2” tall, with the pages removed, small container of gesso, glue brush, paint brushes, acrylic paints in three of your favorite colors, an awl and cushion ( like a mouse pad).


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Proud Sponsors for Art & Soul

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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Runaway Art and Craft Studio is our onsite store and sponsor for Portland, OR Retreats.
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