Join mixed media artist Mary Jane Chadbourne in this inspiring class where she will teach you how to assemble and create an extraordinary place for housing your art cards and mini art works. This workshop is a wonderful accompaniment to “The Spoken Soul” where students are shown how to create a variety of beautiful and meaningful artist cards for daily inspiration.
House of Cards is a journey into mixed media techniques that include :
- Acrylic painting
- A montage of everyday mixed media materials
- You will see how a computer printer will be utilized in these unique techniques!
- You will also learn how to incorporate special and distinctive items that take your house to the next level of creativity, and add that whimsy, charm and delight in your special creation that will keep your little works of art displayed beautifully!
Please be sure to check your e-mail purchase receipt for file attachments containing your materials and supply list, and any handouts provided with this workshop DVD.
Mary Jane Chadbourne is a self taught artist who has spent decades working in a myriad of artistic forms. She has a passion for bright, vivid colors, textures and metals and known for creating one of a kind art pieces that are thoughtfully infused with meaningful themes which evoke words and symbols as messages in her work.
Originally from New York, Mary Jane now resides in the desert southwest. Her artistic vision is constantly inspired by the intense colors of the sunrises and sunsets and the vibrant landscapes of the desert.
Mary Jane has taught workshops and teaching is one of the things she gets the most pleasure from! Sharing her techniques and experience with others is something she values immensely. She also enjoys donating her artwork for fund raising art auctions in her community to help raise funds for many deserving and needy charities.
Mary Jane’s Artful Gathering Retreat workshops include, Saints, Sinners and Shrines: Alternatives to Honoring the Divine Within, Tinytopia and the Magic of Little Things, Imaginarium: Anthologies of an Art Doll, House of Cards, The Spoken Soul: Altered Cards for Daily Inspiration, and Metamorphosis Collage Bracelets.
Her work has been exhibited in art galleries in Las Vegas and Utah. www.DesertDreamStudios.weebly.com