Workshop Instructor: Shelly White
Description: Explore the art of collage using maps, found papers, fabric, and stitching. In this workshop, students will choose between several design options including landscape, basic quilt patterns, layered, or abstract composition. Attendees will learn simple stitching techniques to add texture, mark-making, and structure. There will be time to experiment with materials and techniques to find your personal and unique expression in map collage! This class is for all levels.
Biography: Shelly White is an Arizona fiber/mixed media artist and museum arts-educator. She studied surface design techniques in the School of Art at Arizona State University focusing on Shibori (Japanese dye methods) screen and relief printing on fabric. Shelly works from her home studio and exhibits in local and national venues. Currently, Shelly is Education Specialist for Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum in Mesa, AZ.