Art Alchemy!


DIY! Colour Mixing & Texture Concoctions
With Sharron MacBride & Christina Watts

Thursday November 19, 2015

7:00pm - 9:00pm

Before you spend a fortune on paints and mediums see how far a limited palette and these texture recipes can take you!

Avoid making mud with your paints as Sharron takes you through some fun colour wheel creations; and then put on your apron as Christina shows you how to make your own texture mediums.

Materials to Bring:
  • Watercolours & the things you need to paint with them (brushes, a couple small watercolour papers, board or coroplast to tape the paper too, masking tape.  ***note you can try this with acrylics if that's what you have.
  • Pencil, eraser, ruler black pen
  • Scissors
  • Paper towel
  • Modge Podge or Elmers Glue
  • Liquid Gesso or white acrylic paint
  • Baby Powder or Baking Soda
  • Kleenex or bathroom tissue
  • fine sand or ground pumice or marble dust (there will be a substitute for these at the workshop if you don't have them)
  • hot glue gun & glue (there will be some available at the workshop as well)
  • Silicon or non-stick mat
  • 3 small air tight containers (250ml to 500ml in size
  • measuring cups and spoons 
  • rubber gloves
  • your mad scientist brain :o)

Note there may be a $1 or $2 supply fee for this class. Please bring with you, we will mention if it applies at the start of the class.

Non Members drop in fee is $10



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