Silk Batik Painting
October 6, Thursday
Instructor: JoAnn Jensen
Class Fee: $45 non-member + Supply Fee $20.00
$ 40.50 *BRMAA Member* + Supply Fee $20.00
Learn the art and skill of silk batik; drawing on feather-light fabric with soy or beeswax and paints (Serti), and leave with a beautiful piece of handmade art. This is a great introduction to the beautiful art of painting on silk. Enjoy the opportunity to learn new techniques and try the products professional use in silk painting. Get instant gratification as you watch the vivid colors flow on silk. No experience needed, and simple drawings will be available to use. Just come and have fun and meet new friends in a stress-free, creative environment! Each student will work on at least 2 pieces of silk. There is no supply list other than a pair of scissors.
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Call (706) 632-2144 for questions regarding this course and registration. Payment is required to register for BRMAA courses. You may pay via PayPal above, over the phone, or visit The Art Center located at 420 West Main Street, Blue Ridge, GA 30513 to pay in person. The Programming Coordinator is in the office from 10 am - 6pm on Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Former elementary art teacher and studio owner, Jo-Ann Jensen brings her whimsical spirit and love of color to her award-winning silk batik paintings, mixed media collages and hand-dyed Shibori silk scarves. She’s an enthusiastic Workshop Leader, who strives to encourage creativity and provide inspiration to her students, from beginners to professional artists. A graduate from the University of Central Florida, she was first introduced to the art of silk batik in 1991. Originally from Connecticut, she currently resides in Cape Canaveral, FL.