Extreme Marbling

with Sally Power
Sunday, April 28; 9am-3pm
Marbling experience required

Focus on building marbling technique by creating patterns. Learn patterns that require manipulating the comb in a figure-eight shape as well as patterns created through use of a bouquet comb. Participants are encouraged to practice “pulling” patterns with guidance from a seasoned practitioner. Developing your own patterns will also be discussed. Take home marbled paper samples as well as a handout. This workshop builds on techniques learned in Introduction to Marbling and Marbling: Patterns I.

Certificate: 6 hours, Category D

$95 (10% discount for MCBA members) + $25 supply fee

Modern Marbling

with Heather RJ Fletcher
Sunday, May 5; 10am-4pm
Intro to Marbling and Patterns I required

Take your marbling skills to a new level! In this one-day workshop, learn to make newly-designed, contemporary patterns. Inspired by traditional marbling, these patterns bring a familiar but fresh take on a centuries-old art form. Class discussions include the science of marbling, critiques, and troubleshooting. Participants will take their marbled fabrics home ready to use for bookbinding and other arts.

Certificate: 6 hours, Category D

$95 (10% discount for MCBA members) + $25 supply fee