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Workshops and Classes for 2018


Winter Art Journaling 

Thursdays, 9:30 – Noon
January 11 – February 15 2018
6 weeks
Rescuing a hard cover book, students will utilize its structure; gluing pages together forming a base for creative self-expression. This class promises to open doors to adventurous artistic play. Students will learn to manipulate art materials by layering with acrylics, pastels, watercolors, and collage.  Leaving each student a rich platform for personal words relative to the experience they’ve explored. 

Material  fee 10.00

 Mayslake website 

Register with Naperville Art League or call (630)355-2530 

Prayer Flags March 8th 2018  1-Day Workshop 

Prayer Flags 1-Day Workshop
March 8th 2018
In this day long workshop students will be provided with a set of 10 plan white prayer flags and a piece of clothes line to hang them on.  Each flag is roughly 6 x 10 inches. Our time together will be thoughtful and mindful with good intention woven in and through the prayer flag making process. Working with acrylics and printing plates we make marks, print with stencils, and stamp with fun objects, and add ribbons, threads and yarns. Some simple hand sewing will be involved. We will also discussion the origins of the Prayer Flags as to understand their deeper meaning. These will look great hanging outside in your garden or flower areas inviting good orderly direction for growth.   
Class size is limited to 12                 
Workshop Fee: $75.00

What to Bring
·         Bring your own brown bag lunch and something to drink
·         Apron or wear clothes to create in.
·         Enough newspaper to use as a underneath workstation (1 days’ worth is great)
·         A roll of paper towels
·         Optional-stencils or stamps
·          Small material fee of $20.00 will be collected by instructor at the beginning of the workshop this covers, flags, clothesline, paints, stencils, ribbons thread, use of tools etc. 
You might like to see my prayer flags that I have done in
 the past along with other information on my blog

Register with Mayslake Peabody Estate (630) 206-9585   www.mayslakepeabody.com


Website for more info at LaGrange Art League 





                          Ephemera Paducah  August 2018


                       September 2018 Autumn Art Workshop 


                            October 2018 Shake Rag Alley 


  1. I have come to this site through watching some of your youtube videos. I have enjoyed them immensely and am learning at a rate that suits me. I think you have the best presentation I have found on youtube and am now scouring youtube for more. thank you so much for putting your skills out there. It is su ch an unselfish thing to do. Regards, Janet

    1. Hi Janet,

      Thank you for commenting on the video's and take the time to be so kind yourself...it's all about playing it forward and helping each other...enjoy the creative process.

  2. I love your technique for collage! I'm a mixed media collage emerging artist. I'd like to know more about your iron on technique.
    Also - please do workshops in the Southwest!
    Thank you for all your videos and work! Lindy


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