Sat, Oct 09 | Monroe Bay Winery Strawbale Barn

Part 1 of Learn to Make Pigment/Paper and Creating Art (3 Classes)

3 Classes, October 9 (2 Classes) & November 7 Teacher: Celeste Johnston This is a 3-part class. You can take all three classes or you can take any individual class or classes that you like. Sign up for all three classes for $150.
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Part 1 of Learn to Make Pigment/Paper and Creating Art  (3 Classes)

Time & Location

Oct 09, 10:00 AM – Nov 07, 1:00 PM
Monroe Bay Winery Strawbale Barn, 4786 James Monroe Hwy, Colonial Beach, VA 22443, USA

About the Event

Date:  October 9

Class:  Make Your Own Paper Part 1 of Learn to Make Pigment/Paper and Creating Art 

Time:  10 – 1:00

Price:   $65 Each or $150 for all three classes

Teacher:  Celeste Johnston

Part 1.  Papermaking - Participants will gather leaves, grasses and other natural fibers to make a pulp to make paper. Using a blender, the fibers will be beaten until they are like a soupy Oatmeal. Next, they are poured into a screen and deckle to form the paper. Papermaking equipment provided by the instructor. It will take a day or two for the paper to dry.

Natural fibers will be gathered at the winery 

Snacks and non-alcoholic drinks are included.

All Supplies Provided!   Max 15 Students!   This number could change based on current COVID guidelines.

Date:  October 9

Class:  Make Your Own Pigment

Part 2 of Learn to Make Pigment/Paper and Creating Art 

Time:  10 – 1:00

Price:   $65

Teacher:  Celeste Johnston

 

Part 2.  Pigments.  Participants will gather rocks, stones and minerals found at the winery. Plus we will use Pomace given by the winery.  This is the solid remains of grapes after pressing. It contains the skins, pulp, seeds, and stems of the fruit These materials will be be processed by pounding and grinding into a powdered form. Other additives, provided by the instructor, will be added to make paint. 

Snacks and non-alcholoic drinks included.

All Supplies Provided!   Max 15 Students!   This number could change based on current COVID guidelines.

Date:  November 7

Place:  Monroe Bay Winery

Class:  Painting with Handmade Pigments and Paper,  Part 3 of Paper/Pigment/Paint 

Time:  10 – 1:00 

Price:  $65

Teacher:  Celeste Johnston

Using your handmade pigments and handmade paper.  You can choose a subject from a variety of photos available, bring a picture of something special to you or create an original work of art – the choice is yours.  This is a fun class and may even tempt you to use handmade pigments and to only paint on handmade papers in the future.

This is a 3-part class.  You can take all three classes or you can take any individual class or classes that you like.   Sign up for all three classes $150.

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