JUNE 30 // BUILDING AN ABSTRACT PAINTING

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JUNE 30 // BUILDING AN ABSTRACT PAINTING

55.00

3 - 5PM

Starting an abstract painting can be a daunting experience but it doesn't have to be! Find your intuitive, personal style with this introductory painting workshop. Local artist Kelly Wallis guides you through the steps to build a painting from the ground up. Participants will use paint, brushes, scrapers, foam and stencils to build texture and layers. Everyone will leave with an 8x8" finished work.

PROVIDED SUPPLIES:
(all supplies are provided for class)

CONSIDER BRINGING, BUT NOT NECESSARY:

Waterbottle
Snacks

NOTE: 
This class has a minimum sign-up of five (5) participants to run. In the event the class is cancelled, all participants will be notified 24 hours in advance. Please read our cancellation policy.

ABOUT KELLY WALLIS

Kelly is an optimist. This is apparent in her fresh approach to design and her enthusiasm to constantly learn and develop new skills. She is a believer that creativity manifests itself not only through graphic design but in everyday life and the more experiences you have with the world the better your design. Kelly has been cultivating her relationship with the world through travel, art and exploring the High Sierra Mountain range. She believes you should be adventurous in life as well as in your portfolio. Kelly respects the craftsmanship and artistry her industry is capable of and this reflects in her work and her attention to detail.

Kelly received her Bachelor's degree in Journalism with an emphasis in advertising from the University of Nevada, Reno. She then went on to portfolio school in Chicago where she focused on typography, layout and design thinking and interned with Lester and Lucy Press where she cultivated her love for print and letterpress. Her life took root in Reno, NV where she worked as the senior designer under Stan Byers at Stan Can Design™ creating award-winning design work. She is currently the workshop manager at Atelier Truckee and a MFA candidate at Sierra Nevada College.

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