Here are a few pics from our classes in Long Beach. Jamie Fingal and I taught as festival faculty and for Make It University.
One of the in-progress canvases from our first class
close to finished!
students took sections of both canvases and continued
to work into them with markers, then cut and created cards, journal covers, and more!
here are some of their postcards. I mailed these from the hotel.
A few of our students' pincushions from Make-It-University
Aren't they amazing?
The following are progression shots of the Playful Painting on Canvas workshop:
The students are encouraged to begin using big, bold shapes
Note how we are moving back and forth between two canvases.
It never fails: the two canvases develop very distinct "personalities".
more detail, not using white paint
Finally, the black paint and more detail work produced these two
Each student received portions of both canvases to take home and use in her