11 May 2010 Mixed-Media Printmaking w/ Dorit Elisha
June 12, 2010 1-4p $20 + $5 materials fee
Artist Dorit Elisha will share her addiction for printmaking in this fun, easy, and safe printmaking workshop. Dorit is the author of Printmaking + Mixed Media: Simple Techniques and Projects for Paper and Fabric. Participants will learn a collagraph technique Dorit has developed herself that emphasizes her love of mixed media collage, “found papers”, and printing. Each participant will leave with plenty of hand printed papers which can be used in Dorit’s second workshop presentation the following Saturday, June 19, Artist Book of Collage.
Dorit is a mixed media artist and an art instructor. She enjoys using mostly recycled materials in her art. She works with paper, fabric and found objects and art includes printmaking, collage, book making and fiber art. Dorit says, “SCRAP and any place that offers such a big variety of recycled materials is my main source of art supply. You can always expect to find surprising and unusual objects at SCRAP and that’s what inspires my art”.