Art of the Brush, October 14-18, 2013
Learn the art of making your own handmade brushes suitable for use with water
based mediums and ceramic decoration. Beginning and advanced techniques and
construction methods will be taught for making brushes from deer, skunk, horse
hair, raccoon, goat and ring tail cat. Demonstrations will involve step by step
instruction for making handles from bamboo, yucca, wood and found objects.
This class will provide a hands on practical approach to brush making from
functional tools to works of art. Students will begin with simple brushes and
then move into making brushes with advanced techniques. The class will explore
the best materials to produce handmade, A student should expect to make 15 to 20
brushes during the class.
Classes are limited to six participants.
Level: This course is open to all skills levels.
Instructor: Vicki Hardin
Dates: October 14-18, 2013 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Fee: 450.00 and 75.00 materials fee
For more information or to register contact Vicki Hardin at 325 315 1717