Collage

Create evocative images that combine found visuals, paint, fabric, papers, photo-transfers and found objects. Explore composition, color, gluing and finishing techniques, and consider new strategies to incorporate the written word.

All levels, new and returning students welcome.

collage art class boston

Course Number

AC809

Class Size

8

Age Range

17+

Skill Level

All Levels

Prerequisite

None

Materials

Please bring to class:

  • Collage materials you like. For example: Photos, letters, magazines, interesting papers, postcards, stamps. Consider bringing copies of personal photographs or items you want to preserve.
  • X-Acto knife and/or pair of scissors
  • Small sponge brush and/or chip brush (available at hardware stores and art stores)
  • Small tub acrylic gel medium or Mod Podge (matte or gloss OK)
  • Pad of bristol board or inexpensive watercolor paper (9 x 12 inch suggested)

Collage materials, gel medium, glue, scissors, brushes, paints, and cutting mats will be provided.

* Note: If you want to use materials that are important keepsakes, you may want to make copies for use in your collages and keep your originals intact.

Instructor, Schedule, and Cost


FALL

Section 1F: 10 Mondays, 10 am-12:30 pm
Oct 6 - Dec 15, 2014 (no class Oct 13)
$240 - OPEN
Instructor: Jessica Burko


WINTER

Section 1W: 10 Mondays, 10 am-12:30 pm
Jan 5 - Mar 23, 2015 (no class Jan 19, Feb 16; snow day make-up Mar 30)
$240 - OPEN
Instructor: Jessica Burko

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