Announcing classes and workshops for the spring. These will be held at Art Mundo in the Underground at The ArtBank, 111 Orange Avenue, Fort Pierce, Florida. If you would like additional information about any of these, please check them out at Art Mundo's website.
Mat Cutting Basics - Thursday, April 14 from 1 to 4 pm. $25 payable at the workshop or before, online at Art Mundo.
Participants will learn to use a mat cutter to cut a single and a doublewindow mat and mount the artwork within the window mat. Additional matting options will be covered as well as how to cut a mat without a mat cutter.
Dremel Basics - Saturday, April 16 from 10 am to Noon. $35 payable at the workshop or before, online at Art Mundo.
Participants will learn the basics of using a dremel tool, including a discussion of the different attachments for various wood and metal projects with hands on excercises. Each participant will need to bring his or her own dremel kit including bits. Dremel kits can be purchased at hardware stores, building supply stores or Walmart. All other materials provided. This class is designed for 18 years and older.
No "vintage" dremels please.
Paste Paper Collage - Tuesday, April 19 from 9 am to 3:30 pm. $75 payable at the workshop or before, online at Art Mundo.
The class is from 9am until 3:30pm with a 30 minute lunch. Participants will spend the morning discovering and executing paste paper. Instruction will include layering, pattern and texture, color, pigment transparency and paste variations. After lunch, the participants will create a collage using the papers painted in the morning. Discussion will include color relations, surface build-up, shape and repetition in terms of composition. This class is designed for ages 16 and up.
My daughter and I are two weeks from finishing an Art In Public Places project. It's an installation at Garden City Early Learning Academy, a local K through Second Grade school. You can follow our progress at the blog, "Watch The Garden Grow".
This year's Art Mundo Calendart art calendar event is right around the corner!! We have 24 amazing artists making up 24 calendars.
No Two Calendars Are Alike!
Each calendar has 12 original pieces of art, removable from the month page and suitable for framing. Chances to win may be purchased from Art Mundo during regular hours at The ArtBank (Tuesdays and Thursdays - 1:30 to 5:00 pm, Saturday mornings - 9:00 am to 1:00 pm and every Wednesday evening from 5:00 to 8:00 pm, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or on the evening of the Calendart Party.
The Calendart Party is November 13, 2010 from 7:00 to 9:30 pm at Art Mundo in The Underground at The ArtBank. Light fare will be provided.
At the Calendart Party, 23 calendars will be raffled, 24 original framed artworks of The Calendartsts and 1 Calendart calendar will be sold at live auction.