Mixed Media Alchemy with Lauren Mantećon
June 24 & 25, 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Come join a fast paced mixed media workshop that stimulates your visual vocabulary and connects you to your individual process through a variety of mediums, techniques and exercises.
We will begin with pastels and pencil on quality paper and panels and then move on to the combination of textures and collage with hand-made gesso, as well as techniques to meld dry and wet materials with acrylic paints. Glazes and encaustic mediums will also be introduced. Idea generation, visualizations will be introduced to support the process. Lauren Mantecon- MFA has been a practicing visual artist and educator for over twenty years Currently living in Santa Fe, she is a former professor of art from the University of Portland, Oregon and teaches workshops on the creative process throughout the country. She is currently represented by Friesen Gallery, Ketchum, ID, Muse Gallery, Columbus, OH and Hilton Head, SC and Imogen Gallery in Astoria, OR. Registration is $225 and does not include materials. Supply lists will be supplied to all enrolled prior to class start.