Pushing the boundaries of this ancient medium since 1984 and bringing a fine art sensibility
to the interaction of dyes and resist on silk.
Now opening up new possibilities of painterly expression.
Work has been exhibited across the US,
in England and Japan in gallery, private
and museum settings.
13 Riverdale Avenue Yonkers, New York 10701
MARCH 5 until APRIL 2, 2022
ONLINE CLASS SPONSORED BY
SILK PAINTERS INTERNATIONAL
MAY 19-20-21, 2023
See class description at silkpainters.org
Friday May 19 6pm Pacific Time
Saturday+Sunday May 20, 21
2 sessions for 1.5 hours each
9am +1pm Pacific Time
Contact Karen Malin
Education Director of SPIN
Mendocino Art Center
In-person classes 2023
We will go beyond putting down lines and filling colors, working towards creating depth and color harmony in two 3-day workshops:
The different effects of various underpainting approaches
Three dye thickeners and the advantages of each
Dye dispersion formulas
Layering of imagery and palimpsest
Color theory and practice: creating accents and harmony
How to add depth to your composition
Use of stencils (purchased or hand-made)
Option to make your own stencils
Each 3-day class is $450.
Both 3-day classes are $750
There will be studio access on our free day, August 16.
A Materials List of what to bring will be provided upon registration.
Materials Fee: $15. To be collected in class for additional products.
Each one’s uniqueness is the point of these exploratory sessions; to honor and encourage each person to move towards their own best work.
A student scholarship for a young Mendocino or Fort Bragg artist between the ages of 20-45 is available.
To secure your place in our always rewarding classes and beautiful time in Mendocino, contact Devorah. She will also help with housing, send your info and check made out to:
Devorah Harris, P.O. Box #1285
Watsonville, CA 95077