LAKESHORE FIBER ARTS GUILD
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2011
SOCIAL TIME: 6:30PM, MEETING: 7:00PMHOLLAND AREA ARTS COUNCIL, 150 E 8TH ST, HOLLAND
Our program will consist of three demonstrations of design and surface design techniques with time allotted for hands on practice.
A. Jennifer Gould will present a technique for creating interesting black and white designs called EXPANDED SQUARE. Please bring these materials: 4-6 sheets white paper, glue stick, X-acto knife or small sharp pointed scissors, cutting mat or old magazine, old wash cloth, white pencil (if you have one).
B. Barbara Wright will demonstrate the use of crayons and oil pastels to change the look and color of your fabric with RUBBINGS over textured surfaces. Please bring: 2-3 pieces of white or light colored fabric (8”x12”), crayons (Staples twist up crayons are excellent) or oil pastels if you have them. Rubber stamps, plates and other textures will be provided.
C. Priscilla Lynch will demonstrate GELATIN PRINTING, which uses textile paints to create wonderfully sensitive prints on fabric. Please bring: Small pieces of washed fabric or paper. Gelatin plates and fabric paints will be provided. You may also bring your own paints if you want a specific color.