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Yayoi Kusama inspired Paper Collage (Online)

Yarraville Community Centre VIC Yarraville

Thursday September 3rd - Sunday September 6th

These two workshops will be live streamed via Zoom, you will be sent a link before the class. Cut off date for bookings is Thursday 27 August

Explore Yayoi Kusama’s work over two 3 hour sessions, well known for her use of dense patterns of polka dots and nets as well as her intense large scale environments. Suitable for complete beginners to those with some experience. The cost covers both sessions.

All materials  provided in a kit which will be mailed to you (postage included in the price.)

What you will learn

  • During the first session (Thursday 3rd September) students will learn how to design and draw a vase of flowers, then transfer onto coloured paper and cut and paste onto a patterned background and foreground created using instruction sheets paper and paint pens. Once all elements are glued down the flowers and vase will be embellished using markers and paint pens
  • In the second session (Sunday 6th September) we will unleash our creativity creating a colourful abstract piece of art using the same mixed media paint pen paper collage techniques used in the first session.

What you will get in the materials kit

  • A mixture of coloured paper – 8 colours
  • Thick paper for background – 2 pieces
  • Lead pencil and rubber
  • White, silver or gold and one coloured paint pen
  • Mixed dot stickers
  • Black marker
  • Glue stick
  • Instruction sheets and examples

About the tutor

Anna Kolusniewski is a practising artist, teacher, jewellery and costume designer. Anna teaches a variety of art and craft classes across Melbourne, suitable for all age groups and always lots of hands-on creative fun.

Dates

  • Thursday September 3rd
  • Sunday September 6th

Times

Part 1 on Thursday 3rd September 6pm-9pm
Part 2 on Thursday 6th September 1pm-4pm

Venue: Yarraville Community Centre

Location: 59 Francis St, Yarraville VIC 3013