August 16, 12:30-5 pm
An Introduction to painting on silk in the French resist method. We will experiment with different techniques and effects, then design and complete one or more paintings. All materials are included and no experience is necessary.
Painting in silk is similar to watercolor painting and involves painting with brushes and vibrant liquid dyes. Please wear art making clothes and/or an apron. Class is limited to 12 participants (minimum 8).
Cost (including materials): $90
To register please contact: Barbara Oswald at (MBNCA) Barbmbnca@gmail.com
Pre-registration with payment is required by August 6th. You will receive an email of confirmation upon registration. Cancellations after August 6th will not be refunded.
Karel Krystin Hendee is an artist who primarily paints on silk and incorporates collage, appliqué, and quilting techniques to enhance design, texture, and depth. Drawing upon her background as a garden designer and yoga instructor she integrates images of nature and mysticism. Her work inspires viewers to appreciate and respect the natural and supernatural world we live in. Ms. Hendee has taught silk painting, art quilting, and garden design workshops in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Utah, Nevada, and California.