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Alcohol Ink Tiles: Tulips and Koi Pond taught by Sylvia Benson
March 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm CDT
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IN PERSON CLASS
Learn techniques for painting on ceramic tiles with alcohol inks. Enjoy what the beautiful vibrant colors of alcohol inks can do by letting the inks flow together and using simple tools to make textured elements in the paintings. There will be step-by step instruction so even the first-time alcohol ink artist will have success. Leave with two completed 6×6 tile paintings. Beginning and continuing students are welcome in this class.
THIS CLASS : Tulips and Koi Pond
Class fee includes 2- 6” x 6” tiles to paint and miscellaneous supplies. Please bring a selection of colors of Jacquard Pinata alcohol inks. Students will have use of the instructor’s extensive number of ink colors in addition to their own.
Next Alcohol Inks classes:
Saturday, April 30th Iris and Spring Birch
Wednesday, May 18th Cliff +Waterfall and Roosters
Wednesday, June 15 Split Rock Lighthouse and Flowers w/stamping
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Artist bio: Sylvia Benson is from Mahtomedi, Minnesota. She started her art career in the 70’s with watercolor. After retirement in 2000, she worked as an artist in residence in elementary schools, taught at Concordia in St. Paul, at The Phipps, and the White Bear Center for the Arts where she is currently teaching. You can see her art in the Kelley Galleries in Hudson and Woodbury, and the WBCA in White Bear Lake. Her disciplines are in watercolor, encaustic, and alcohol inks. Her basic philosophy includes the concept that , ”The arts are among the highest aspirations a society can attain, and my inspiration is to be a part of that. ”