Portland, OR 2020 Art and Soul Workshops

Workshop Details

Caitlin Dundon
9:00 - 4:30
Saturday March 21

Embossing Powder Collage

$ 160  


Learn how to work with a variety of embossing powders – tiny particles of plastic that melt with use of heat tool – and acrylic painting to create incredible texture using pattern stamps, stencils, embossing marker line drawing and even spray and sprinkle and glue techniques for beautiful raised texture. Work with embossed areas as resist and ways to use embossing powder over collage. Work with metallics, solid colors , clear and pearl powders and to create simple but gorgeous results. $20 kit fee includes a sampling of powders to work with.

Materials Fee $20 paid at beginning of class includes:

assorted collage papers
assorted embossing powders
embossing fluid
additional embossing pens to borrow
black/white gesso
additional colors acrylic paints to borrow
rubber stamps to borrow
stencils to borrow
stamp pad cleaners

Supplies Needed  to bring for Class:
12 qty 6 inch x 6 inch Strathmore artist tiles (watercolor paper) OR canvas, wood blocks, wood panels
2-3 colors acrylic paints (fluid or heavy body)
embossing pen (VersaMarker or Ranger Emboss It or Marvy Uchida)
embossing stamp pad (these are clear or pink tinted labeled embossing pad or watermark pad)
paper towel/baby wipes
water container and brushes (1 inch flat or mop, half inch flat)
a couple rubber stamps/stencils
optional: collage ephemera, heat tool/extension cord