Take some bits & baubles, mixed with some antique ribbon and lace, stir in a little whimsy ~

mixed together and artfully placed ~

bringing new life and beauty to treasures of the past!

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Workshop Policies

Workshops fees are to be paid in advance and are not refundable ~ however if there is time to fill you spot you can apply you workshop fee to a future workshop.
All workshops posts will specify whether or not you need tools, supplies or other elements needed for the workshop of your choosing. Although it never hurts to ask, for you may have your favorite tools, supplies, etc. that you feel comfortable with and wish to bring.
Every workshop is a photo op so bring your camera if you like. Pictures at the cottage are always welcome!
Hope you find the workshop(s) that you are looking for and if in question of a possible workshop, just let us know what you are looking for. Tell us what's on your mind! That workshop may already be in the planning stages.
I thank you and my Instructors thank you,

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Elements of Collage by Lisa McIlvain

                                       ~Three hour workshop ~ Saturday September 11th ~
10:00am - 1:00pm
In this 3 hour workshop you will learn different techniques to incorporate into your art such as image transfer & resin paper. We will work on design, texture & placing elements to achieve an interesting 3-D quality. Supplies, both vintage & new will be provided but your encouraged to bring along any meaningful pictures or trinkets that may be worked into your collage. Because we are working with vintage findings each collage will be unique & reflect your own personal style.
This workshop is limited to eight seats ~ sign up early to save you seat!

To learn more about Lisa McIlvain & see more of her art, check out her blog http://www.tarnishedandtattered.blogspot.com/
I am so very happy and proud to say that she is also a featured artist in the new Somerset
Studio Magazine on the newstand now!
$55.00 ~ three hour workshop

Lisa has added a second workshop date for her Elements of Collage
 due to an overwhelming popularity.

Once again 6 seats available for this date.

The second workshop date will be 
Saturday, September 11th, 2010

Thank you,