A simple deck of cards will become a one of a kind artful creation that you will take to the next level while incorporating your favorite quotes, sayings and words.
Choose phrases that speak to your soul…to elevate, nurture, motivate and enlighten you!
Mary Jane Chadbourne will teach you how to prepare an ordinary deck of playing cards for the many different applications that you will learn how to do in this class.
You will be utilizing mixed media techniques that will include collage, watercolor and acrylic painting, stamping, and pen and ink.
A montage of everyday mixed media materials, along with a computer printer will be utilized in these unique techniques!
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