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April 04 - 18, 2023

Mixed Media

The Olympia Center • 222 Columbia St NW OLYMPIAWA  98501 Organized by Olympia Parks, Arts and Recreation
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Open to all who want to be playful with abstract mixed media by incorporating hand stamped elements, decorative papers and various other collage elements into your design to create beautiful texture and depth. This is a class where creativity and experimentation are emphasized. We will do different exercises to loosen up and have fun, as well as individual projects. Supply list available online and will print on registration receipt. Instructor: Ellen Miffitt

Supply List: Kit Bag: Gather your various craft suppliesScissors: one for detail – one for rougher cutsGlue: Paper glue & glue for objects- Yes Paste, white glue, hot glue gun, Duco cement, mod podge, glue stick – bring whatever glue you like bestNote: Instructor brings, scissors, glue, rulers, exacto knife, circle cutter, self-healing mat, Mixed media materials: Paintbrushes for various media, various media (acrylic, ink, pens, markers, crayons, stamps & stamp pads, stencils, wire, brads, stapler etc Note: the instructor will share many of the above materials. Bring in if you own and have certain colors that are your favorites.Collage Papers & More: Just about any type of paper, fabric, gauze, netting, screening, etc.Elements/Embellishments The following are suggestions for different types of collectables: Sewing supplies: ribbon, thread, buttons, yarn Jewelry/beads: charms, beads, wire, elastic etc Found objects: keys, watch parts, shells, leaves etc Pictures: from magazines, handwritten letters/poems, old photos, maps, plane tickets.We will follow federal, state, or local COVID-19 guidelines.

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Visual Arts & Crafts


The Olympia Center, 222 Columbia ST NW, Olympia


Ellen Miffitt


April 04 - 18, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM


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Ages 16-255 · Co-Ed


The Olympia Center

222 Columbia St NW OLYMPIAWA  98501

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