Paper Mache, Collage & Paint Workshop with Heather McLaughlin
Kids (and Adults) Art Classes: Found Object; Exercise the Creative Mind, Paper Mache and Collage
Three One-Day Workshops: RSVP for 1 or all 3
Tues Aug 16 10am – 1pm
Wed Aug 17 10am – 1pm
Thurs Aug 18 10am – 1pm
Using tape and contact paper artists can create temporary screen printing stencils. In this workshop we will focus on the ocean for our imagery ideas and create some collaborative prints. In addition to prints on paper, artists can also print on fabric or other flat materials. Artists ages 8 & under please bring a buddy to help.
Heather McLaughlin was born next to the Chesapeake Bay in Baltimore Maryland and relocated to Red Lodge Montana, on the north border of Yellowstone Park, in 1991. She continued west to obtain her Bachelors of Fine Art in Printmaking from Pacific Northwest College of Art. Since 2004 Heather has taught a variety of adult printmaking and youth arts courses in the Continuing Education Program at PNCA, SUN after school programs, and at Rock n’ Roll Camp for Girls. From 2008 to 2014 Heather served as the Director of Flight 64 Studio, a non-profit collaboratively run printmaking studio. She currently serves as the Printmaking Studio Manager at PNCA. Heather is an avid arts integration volunteer, bringing art-based learning projects to organizations like New Avenues for Youth and Sea Change 350. In addition to her art, Heather is a musician, performer and production assistant who loves traveling and the ocean.
Examples of Heather teaching can be found on the PNCA Youth Program’s Flickr page (Most recent class: Art and Place SmART Works)
Cost $75 for all three days or $30 each day paid to the Sou’wester. In addition, please bring an additional $15 for a material fee paid directly to the instructor.
Geared for kids age 4 – 14 years old but adults are welcome. A skill levels welcome, no art experience needed. Please wear clothes that you, or others, may get paint on. Please bring a sack lunch and/or snack. Hot tea and coffee provided. Max # of students:10
Please RSVP firstname.lastname@example.org or 360 – 642 – 2542