Cut Paper Art: Papercutting for Beginners

CLASS ID: 4R03
Date/Time: Tuesday, November 14, 10:00AM – 4:00PM

Andrea Martin
If you have ever wanted to create beautiful designs out of paper, this class is for you! Papercutting is a unique art form practiced by artists all over the world and has evolved into a wide range of different cultural styles. In this class, you will learn to create basic designs, which will then be cut out of paper using only the simple tools of the papercutter – a pair of scissors and/or a craft knife. These designs will be applied to a variety of projects. Andrea will provide templates that you can use, or you can create your own designs. No previous papercutting or drawing experience needed. Bring from home: Pencil, eraser, and a metal ruler. All other materials will be provided; most of which you get to take home!

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Playing with Pollinators in 3-D Cut Paper

CLASS ID: 2R71
Date/Time: Saturday, November 18, 10:00AM – 4:00PM

Vera Ming Wong
Take cut paper to a new level with natural science artist and illustrator Vera Ming Wong. Focusing on pollinators and their host plants, create casual or intricate artworks, from pop-ups to layered cut paper, in 3 dimensions. Explore the symbiosis of pollinators and their plants. Then create a 3-D artwork expressing this intricate relationship.

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Alcohol Ink Continued

CLASS ID: 2R40
Date/Time: Tuesday, November 7, 1:00PM – 4:00PM

Debra Dresler
After you get acquainted with this medium in the beginner class, let’s explore more techniques and substrates with this fun ink medium. We’ll try alcohol ink on yupo paper and metal sheet, and use stencils, masking fluid, markers, and brushes.

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