Description

In this class we will create a beautiful art journal from scratch. Painting a canvas for the cover and various sizes and weights of papers using brushes, stamps, a gelli plate and found objects. Bring your apron and creative enthusiasm for a day of exploring mark making and mono-printing techniques.

Discipline: Painting papers and bookbinding

Skill level: All Levels

Workshop cost: Member $50, Non-member $75

Kit cost: $15

Kit includes: Canvas for cover, sari silk ribbon, various weight/size papers

Items Furnished: Stencils, mark marking tools

Supplies to bring to class:  One gelliarts plate (8 x 10″ or smaller, any shape), 2″ – 4″ rubber brayer, 1 or 2 paint brushes (½” to 1″), apron and towel, wet wipes, one 1″ to 2″ button for closure, matte gel medium or UHU glue stick, scissors, ruler, pen & paper for notes

Optional: acrylic paints in your favorite colors

Instructor Name: Lynn Yuhr

Instructor Bio:

Lynn Yuhr has lived in Miami for most of her life and has always had a love of nature. She has focused on hand-crafted arts such as jewelry, creating art journals and books, and jumping into mixed-media that often uses nature as a focal point. She holds a firm belief that the act of creating something softens one’s heart and opens one’s mind. She is a founding member and past-president of the South Florida Jewelry Arts Guild (2005) and has taught at a number of local venues including South Florida Jewelry Arts Guild and Fairchild Gardens as well as at national venues and retreats.

Date: Saturday, December 14, 2019

Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm

Venue: Moose Lodge, 9900 SW 77th Ave., Miami, FL 33156

Lunch arrangements: There are places nearby to purchase lunch including at the Moose Lodge. You may also bring your own lunch.

 

WORKSHOP CANCELLATION POLICY

  • Payment is due in full at time of registration.  If you must cancel a class, please notify us at workshops@www.sfjag.org as early as possible.
  • Cancellations received more than 14 days before the starting day of a class will receive a full refund LESS a $25.00 cancellation fee.
  • Cancellations received 7 – 13 days before the starting day of a class will receive a 50% refund.
  • No refunds are given for cancellations received less than 7 days before the start date of a class.  In the event of no refund, students will receive the instructor’s hand-outs and/or instructions and have the option to purchase the instructor’s class kit.