The Art of Collage
This workshop is geared toward adults with little or no experience but all artists are welcome! We will view and discuss the exhibitions with a focus on the principles of art and design and then return to the studio to let the magic begin. We will be using a variety of media including acrylic, watercolor, crayons, pastel, and ink. We will use these materials as the foundation for our collages. It is definitely in the category of dance-like-nobody-is-watching – so join us to make a mess, get inspired and have fun in the process!
What to Bring:
You may bring a sketchbook if you have one to sketch ideas or look at for inspiration. We will provide all of the materials you will need to create the collages. Just be sure to dress for art-making – we will get messy! We will break for lunch so you may want to bring a lunch or money to by lunch nearby.
About the Instructor:
Eva Wagner currently serves as the Education Coordinator at UMMA. She completed the foundation program at the Maine College of Art and has B.A. in Studio Art and a Masters of Art in Teaching from the University of Maine. Her focus in school was drawing and painting but she experiments with a variety of media. She has taught in public and private settings pre-school through adults. She considers it a great honor to work with artists of all ages and backgrounds who keep her inspired.