Workshops & Programs
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A General Meeting with a Program is held the 4th Monday of each month.
Programs begin at 10:00 AM at the Red House.
SVFAL General Meeting and Program
Monday, November 28th 10 AM
Program: The Illusion: Getting the Right Perspective
from the acclaimed series “ How to Look at and Understand Great Art”
Occasionally we have been sharing portions of Professor Sharon Lackshaw Hirsh’s taped lectures. Professor Hirsh is an internationally recognized scholar in Western European Art, and she illustrates her topics by analyzing relevant pieces that she has selected.
Don’t miss this Program!
It’s a “Biggie"
An Introduction to Marbling on Paper
with Ginny Moreland
Workshop Date: March 27, 2017, 1:00 to 5:00 pm
(Following a morning program at the Members' Meeting)
Location: The Red House Studios
310 W State St, Black Mountain, North Carolina 28711
Spend a few hours immersed in color, pattern, and serendipity, as you explore the magic of marbling. You'll learn to prepare the materials, apply paint to the size, use tools to create patterns and designs, and lay down paper to create a unique 'hydroprint.' The workshop will cover the four basic patterns, variations, and experimentation with "free style" marbling.
Skill Level: Introductory - no experience needed!
Supplies: All tools and consumable supplies will be provided. (Materials fee $10.00) Students will have their own marbling set-up, or at most share a set-up with one other student.
Instructor: Ginny Moreland has been marbling since 2004, and teaching marbling to small groups since 2008. She has used her marbled papers in hand book-binding and cartonnage, cards, origami flowers and miscellaneous functional products. Every so often a composition is framed and offered as "fine art." Her current interests include "over-marbling" (layering multiple prints,) paper weaving, and calligraphy.
Registration fee: $35.00 for SVFAL members, $40.00 for non-members.
Write check to SVFAL and mail to--Cathy Skeen, 350 Bee Tree Road, Swannanoa, NC. 28778.
To register via phone- call Cathy at: 828-231-1446
A separate materials fee of $10/person is payable to the Instructor at the workshop.
Questions about the class? -email@example.com or call 828-449-4294
See also: marbler.wordpress.com or facebook.com/colortwirl
Space is limited, register soon!
It's a messy business - dress appropriately!