Art Mini Camp Ages 8+

July 9th & 10th & 11th; 2019; 10am-12:30pm

Sally Manzara Nature Center; Lake Elmo, MN


Explore a different medium each day!


Day 1: Watercolors, all supplies provided...all you need to do is paint!


Day 2: Mixed Media Whimsical Birds & Textures; ​

This is a unique project using mixed media, acrylics, photographs, papers, beads, paste, glitter and a variety of fabrics including lace & ribbon. We'll be creating textures by first putting down papers with writing and/or music, painting and then embedding materials & painting some more!


Day 3: Experimenting with Alcohol Inks;

This medium is very special. It's not like any other art form. It’s so exciting to watch the inks move & flow & it happens right in your hands! Anyone can do it…no need to have experience.


​For more information contact ; Julie Schroeder brushcolour@yahoo.com

Paint along as you're guided step by step to create a painting.

All supplies are included in the cost.

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​​Experimenting with Alcohol Inks Full Day 

October 18th, 10am-3pm

Gladstone Center, Maplewood, MN
 
This medium is very special.

It's not like any other art form.  It’s so exciting to watch the inks

move & flow & it happens right in your hands!  Anyone can do it…

no need to have experience.  Each painting is totally unique, bright & powerful. 

Alcohol inks have such a color intensity & personality unmatched by other mediums. 

We'll be using the inks on Yupo paper as well as on tiles for amazing effects! 


​BONUS: We'll be experimenting with 2 different brands of inks & comparing the differences.
 Come & have fun with colors & free flow painting. You'll take home many little gems of paintings as well as some on tiles!


​Contact me to register; brushcolour@yahoo.com





Mixed Media Day; Birch Trees and Textures (2 canvases)
Friday December 7th 2019
Harding Highschool St. Paul, MN


 This is a unique project using mixed media, acrylics, photographs,

papers, beads, paste, glitter and a variety of fabrics. 
You will be doing 2 paintings (9x12 each).
You may create 2 matching paintings

or 2 uniquely different ones.

I will demonstrate 2 different techniques.
 
These paintings will have multiple layers of paint and textures 

for greater depth and 3-dimension.
 Just come & enjoy the fun! All supplies included. 

For more information contact me at brushcolour@yahoo.com 




Mixed Media Day; Birch Trees and Textures (2 canvases)
Thursday December 6th 2019
Gladstone Center Maplewood, MN


 This is a unique project using mixed media, acrylics, photographs,

papers, beads, paste, glitter and a variety of fabrics. 
You will be doing 2 paintings (9x12 each).
You may create 2 matching paintings

or 2 uniquely different ones.

I will demonstrate 2 different techniques.
 
These paintings will have multiple layers of paint and textures 

for greater depth and 3-dimension.
 Just come & enjoy the fun! All supplies included. 

For more information contact me at brushcolour@yahoo.com 


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Coral & Sealife

​Thurs & Fri. August 22 & 23 2019. 10am-3pm

Sally Manzara Nature Center, Lake Elmo, MN
 

Discover and energize your inner artist with exciting new

techniques & watch the magic of watercolours. 


We'll be splashing & flinging paint in a really loose wet into wet mixed media beginning..
Using paint, gauze, & salt, & perhaps some handmade papers & some pouring techniques

we'll create an undersea world using your favorite colours!
---I will be painting a sea turtle & some other sea life,

but you can choose any sea creatures you like (dolphins, whales, jellyfish, seahorses, sharks).
You need to find some photos to work from & then I'll help you to set up your design.
Let me know if you're interested so I can hold a spot for you!



Be prepared to uncover the spontaneous nature & amazing qualities of watercolor as you paint under the sea!


Contact Julie at brushcolour@yahoo.com or 651-731-5433


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​Under the Sea with Turtles & Reefs

Sat & Sun. September 7 & 8th 9am-3:30pm 2019

​Cambridge Center for the Arts, Cambridge Ontario

 
Discover and energize your inner artist with exciting new watercolour techniques and

watch the magic. You will combine watercolour, salt & cotton gauze

to create this unique textural look for coral reefs.

Step by step class demonstrations & individual

instruction will be given to help you enhance your ability to paint in a more

intuitive & fluid manner. Let loose as you throw & splatter colour to add

dimension and a fresh, unrehearsed look to your work.

We'll be laying on colour with brushes in a wet into wet beginning,

as well as doing some transferring techniques. 

Be prepared to discover the spontaneous nature & amazing qualities of watercolor.



Contact Tiina Price; at;    tiinaprice@rogers.com


​​Experimenting with Alcohol Inks  

Thursday August 1st, 10am-3pm

Harding High School, St. Paul, MN
 
This medium is very special.

It's not like any other art form. 

It’s so exciting to watch the inks

move & flow & it happens right in your hands! 

Anyone can do it…no need to have experience.  
 Each painting is totally unique, bright & powerful. Alcohol inks have such a color intensity & personality unmatched by other mediums. 

We'll be using the inks on Yupo paper as well as on tiles for amazing effects! 


BONUS: We'll be experimenting with 2 different brands of inks & comparing the differences.
 Come & have fun with colors & free flow painting. You'll take home many
little gems of paintings as well as some on tiles!

​Contact me to register; brushcolour@yahoo.com

​or register here at St. Paul Schools; Alcohol Inks Workshop



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​​Experimenting with Alcohol Inks Full Day 

November 16th, 10am-3pm

White Bear School District, White Bear, MN
 
This medium is very special.

It's not like any other art form.  It’s so exciting to watch the inks

move & flow & it happens right in your hands!  Anyone can do it…

no need to have experience.  Each painting is totally unique, bright & powerful. 

Alcohol inks have such a color intensity & personality unmatched by other mediums. 

We'll be using the inks on Yupo paper as well as on tiles for amazing effects! 


​BONUS: We'll be experimenting with 2 different brands of inks & comparing the differences.
 Come & have fun with colors & free flow painting. You'll take home many little gems of paintings as well as some on tiles!


​Contact me to register; brushcolour@yahoo.com





Color Mixing Magic!

Art League of Hilton Head

​Hilton Head, SC


This workshop will emphasize the color palette from pure hues to neutrals.
We’ll explore color choices in terms of their hue, value, intensity and contrast.
Focusing on color theory, color relationships and composition,

we’ll use pure hues in combinations to create beautiful warm & cool neutrals.
We’ll explore color combinations, primary, secondary &

intermediate colors including monochromatic and analogous color schemes. 
Each day will include demonstrations and individual work with the artist.
Bring your own favorite photo references or use the instructors.
Open to watercolor or acrylics, instructor will be working in watercolor.


 All levels are welcome.

If you’re new to watercolors and don’t have materials, palette, brushes and other supplies will be available for use.

For more information contact me at brushcolour@yahoo.com

or  Amy Wehrman, Academy Manager
academy@artleaguehhi.org    843.681.5060


Dynamic Watercolours


Tuesday mornings;  9:30am-12:30pm

 weekly on Tuesdays

Battle Creek Recreation Center,

​St. Paul, Minnesota

Saint Paul Public Schools  (651)-744-3072

​​Experimenting with Alcohol Inks  

October 3rd 6:30-8:30 pm

Skyview School, Oakdale, MN
 
This medium is very special.

It's not like any other art form. 

It’s so exciting to watch the inks

move & flow & it happens right in your hands! 

Anyone can do it…no need to have experience.  
 Each painting is totally unique, bright & powerful. Alcohol inks have such a color intensity & personality unmatched by other mediums. 

We'll be using the inks on Yupo paper as well as on tiles for amazing effects! 

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 Come & have fun with colors & free flow painting. You'll take home many
little gems of paintings as well as some on tiles!

​Contact me to register; brushcolour@yahoo.com