Information Sheet       Developing sketchbook   tutor Sue Dove

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 Two day workshop  wed/thur 27/28 March 2019, 10.00-16.00

Extra two-day workshop  sat/sun 30&31 March 2019, 10.00-16.00


…using lots of simple, achievable exercises , you can start developing ideas and images, with collage, mixed media, Stitch, oil pastels and acrylic paint.
Exploring these ideas and images that you are drawn to, we will play with ways of finding a way into expressing these in your own work.
You will soon have highly original, exciting books, that you can use again and again to develop larger work from…particularly textiles and stitch…

 Experience level: Any

Class fees:  £180 A deposit of £90 will secure your place, with the balance to be paid when the course begins

Class size:  6 max

Student Requirements:

Materials List…
Pad of cartridge paper..A4.
PVA glue/ glue brush
Couple of glossy living,interiors,old Gudrun catalogues…
Oil Pastels…50 box of Pental…..available cheaply on amazon…we need 50 for all the tones which is really important…..don’t bring old ones you have had for ages..unless they are caran d’ache!
Couple tubes of acrylic paint…
Assortment of fabric bits…especially any you have created yourself,such as dyed,monoprints etc..Vintage bits..
Embroidery threads..sewing kit…
Book of or images of a favourite painting that you would like to work from..we will be using collage to respond to it and then develop into a textile…

don’t forget to bring your lunch

camera, notebook and pen are helpful for recording