Formula for fun: Take 1 (one) Happy-go-lucky teacher + a whole array of tools and playthings = two very delightful days.
This late January (25th and 26th) workshop proved that artists can be surrounded by messy things and still not make a mess. Artist-teacher Maria Malatesta guided us through mixed media, collage, applying paint and building surface. Hard to not hit something with a materials list that included wood panels, fabric photographs, wallpaper, old letters, maps, oil sticks, sewing materials, old books, and “any other materials that…grab your attention!”
Gelli printing—who knew the colors that can come off a square of, well, gelatin.