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January 20 @ 9:30 am - January 21 @ 4:00 pm

| $180.00

This Workshop is offered by the South Surrey White Rock Art Society and is open to members and non members alike.
SSWR Art Soc Member Cost: Member $155.00 Non Member $180.00
Maximum of 16 people
To register pls go to the society website at

Shari Pratt – Mixed Media: Building the Surface – January 20 & 21, 2018

This workshop will introduce how to build up surface texture, imagery and pattern using both collage and assemblage techniques, combined with a range of textural acrylic products. Gain a concise understanding of the qualities each acrylic product offers; in creating texture, various surface responses to paint in a range of techniques and methods of altering both wet and dry surfaces. Experiment with a range of acrylic products and methods of layering, resist, masking, and how to reveal or conceal under layers. Exploring various acrylic products for their gluing properties; learn which products are most effective for a range of papers, fibre, found materials and objects. Learn techniques for layering imagery, pattern and text into surface using transfer, paint and drawing methods. De-collage surface techniques; cutting, peeling, tearing, sanding, scribing and scraping. Glazing and tinting techniques; creating aged, distressed, weathered and fossilized affects.

Shari’s website: https://sharipratt.com/


January 20 @ 9:30 am
January 21 @ 4:00 pm
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