Painting Crepe Silk Scarves FIB032313

March 23, 2013 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm UTC
The Jacksonville Center for the Arts

Learn and practice 5 basic techniques and paint three 11 X 60 inch beautiful silk scarves to wear or give as gifts.    Class includes everything you will need.  If you want to use your own water color brushes, please bring them. Class schedule: 9:00: introduction to the techniques, mixing color, creating resist lines, using resist for painting, using salt and sugar for design, using water and/or alcohol to add detail; 10:30: paint one scarf; Lunch together: we’ll either bring a sack lunch or all go out together; Afternoon: paint 2 more scarves.–a $20/scarf fee will be charged if additional scarves are painted; 3:30: finish and pack up. Silk paintings sit for 24 hours before they are steam set for at least an hour in 200 degrees steam. I take them home to do this and mail them to each student within 2 days.



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