Mixed Media with Nadine Milton: Wednesdays

Nadine Milton loves mixed media and is so excited to share with you some amazing techniques through a variety of fun classes! This will be her first in-person teaching experience and she is excited to teach face to face and be able to answer your questions! The intention of these classes is to provide you with a variety of techniques that we will practice in class. Her hope is that it will help build confidence with these mediums so that you are comfortable using them on your own.

Upcoming classes are listed below:

Alcohol Ink Techniques for Art Journaling and Card Making
Wednesday October 5, 12, 19 & 26, 7-9pm
Cost:
$140

Learn how to use alcohol inks using a variety of techniques in this four-week class. This class covers everything from simple blending techniques to more complex projects including how to layer and paint with alcohol inks. We will explore how to use alcohol inks on a variety of surfaces, how to mix them with other mediums and ways to use alcohol inks in a variety of projects. Every class will start with a prompt to get your creative juices flowing before we delve into alcohol ink techniques. Whether you are interested in art journaling, card making or trying alcohol inks on a panel to frame, each of the techniques can be used on a variety of projects.

Supply List: Alcohol inks, Yupo or Craft Plastic, liner brush, paint pens, Art Journal (if you want to create directly into your journal), watercolor paper, pen, pencil, baby wipes, paper towels. All other supplies will be provided by the instructor. 

Art Journaling: Introduction to Watercolor
Wednesday November 2, 9, 16 & 23, 7-9pm
Cost:
$140

We will be exploring watercolor and different ways we can use this versatile medium in our art journal. To help you gain confidence, we will explore a variety of foundational techniques for watercolor. These techniques include how to use watercolors, using watercolors on dry surfaces, wet-on-wet watercolor techniques, color mixing, glazing and layering watercolors. We will also touch on how to use watercolors to add color to pen and ink drawings. Every class will start with a prompt to get your creativity flowing before we delve into the week’s technique. This class is ideal for art journaling, but these techniques can also easily be used on cards and other projects.  

Supply List: Watercolors, water container, watercolor brushes, watercolor paper and/or watercolor journal, paper towels, Black permanent marker. All other supplies will be provided by the instructor. 

Introduction to Pan Pastels
Wednesday November 30, December 7 & 14
Cost: $140 (all supplies included)

Have you ever tried Pan Pastels? In this class, we will look at a variety of techniques for using pan pastels in your art projects. This is not only an introduction on how to use pan pastels, but also how you can mix them with a variety of other mediums in your art journal and creative projects. We will also talk about how to seal and layer these pastels to create beautiful effects in your art journal. Every class will start with a prompt to get your creativity flowing before we delve into the week’s technique. This class is ideal for art journaling, but these techniques can also easily be used on cards and other projects. 

To register, please email Nadine Milton at info@hopalongstudio.com. Once registered, she can provide more information about the supply list and what you’ll need for each class. She is looking forward to meeting you and having creative fun together! 

More about Nadine can be found through these links:

Website: https://hopalongstudio.com/

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgmCSl-8dJn-rEvAdQF_1HA

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/hopalongstudio/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hopalongstudio

Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.ca/hopalongstudio/