Introduction to Traditional French Pochoir

with Kitty Maryatt
Tuesdays and Thursdays: August 3, 5, 10, 12; 6–9pm CT

This workshop takes place in coordination with Drop Dead Gorgeous: Fine Bindings of La Prose du Transsibérien Re-creation, a virtual exhibition.

Inspired by Sonia Delaunay’s magnificent imagery in her 1913 book, La Prose du Transsibérien, participants will be introduced to pochoir (pronounced po-shwar), a traditional French stenciling technique using aluminum plates, French pochoir brushes, and gouache. Continue reading “Introduction to Traditional French Pochoir”

Artist Talk & Demo: The Art of Korean Paper

with Aimee Lee
Wednesday, August 18; 4–6pm CT

Join us for an artist talk and demonstration with Aimee Lee, an artist, papermaker, writer, and the leading hanji (Korean handmade paper) researcher and practitioner in North America. While studying papermaking in the US, Aimee noticed a gap in paper history and decided to research, learn, and teach Korean papermaking to fill that gap. Continue reading “Artist Talk & Demo: The Art of Korean Paper”