Intuitive Painting: Acrylic Mixed Media on Canvas
with Paige LaDue Henry
Experience Level: Beginner, no prior experience needed
Friday March 25-Saturday March 26, 9am to 4pm (2 sessions)
This can be an extension of the first class in February but also will stand on it’s own. It will be a two day, no fear exploration, trying out a wonderful collection of materials: acrylic paints, acrylic inks, oil pastels, graphite pencils, paint markers, stencils, stamps and collage with special papers.
We will be working on several paintings at once, rotating paintings as layers dry and new ideas come up that need to be expressed. You will learn several different ways to start a painting and learn how to know when it’s finished!
We will be exploring and experimenting with color, texture, line and shape. It’s great fun to set aside our expectations and be truly surprised and amazed at what we actually can create. You’ll go away with at least three finished and fantastic pieces.
You can bring a lunch or go get lunch locally. Bring a paint shirt and come with a sense of adventure! We will be able to leave our supplies at the Paramount, locked up in Studio B overnight, Friday night.
acrylic paints in a variety of colors
acrylic inks, fluid acrylic if you have them.
paint brushes, ½” and 1” wide flats, 2” wide chip brush and/or foam brush.
canvas, 12”x 12”, 11”x 14” and 16”x 20” are good sizes. Bigger is okay too. Have three.
acrylic paint markers
mister bottle for water
an old towel
plastic sheeting for table covering
plastic tub for water
sketchbook and pencils
matt medium for collage
collage papers: assorted maps, sheet music, tissue paper, painted papers, junk mail, etc.
stencils, a few of your favorites
bubble wrap, cardboard, sticks, sponge, assorted mark making tools.
Please feel free to call me with any questions. Paige 320 248-1142
March 25, 2022, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm