COLLAGE: PAINTING with PAPERS
with PATRICIA ANN WILSON
Saturday, April 9, 2016
10 am - 4 pm
Register at 206-223-9599
Collage is a French word meaning to glue. Learn to create beautiful collage stories: portraits of your loves ones, people you know or of people who inspire you; landscapes and places you have traveled; still lifes, surrealistic works and more. You will create your collages with purchased fine papers and found papers. The workshop will begin with a discussion of relationships between drawing, painting and collage. You will leave with a beautiful collage ready to hang.
OPENING: Thurs, March 24, 6-8pm
CLOSING: Thurs, April 21, 6-8pm
PEOPLE, PLACES and THINGS
Monday, March 14, 2016 through
Sunday, April 24, 2016
Patricia has a well rounded experience with learning and making art; she's studied at the Art Institute in Chicago, the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, and Cornish College of the Arts. She earned a degree in Commercial Art from Milwaukee Area Technical College, and her BFA in Drawing and Painting from the University of Milwaukee, Wisconsin--a self-motivated curriculum including art education classes and a minor in African Dance where Patricia worked with Ko-thi. In addition, Patricia is a trained Montessori Teacher.
As part of her art education Patricia completed an apprenticeship in fine art lithography at Stone Press Editions, Seattle WA, where she had the honor and pleasure of working with Jacob Lawrence and other well known artists. Patricia has taught art in Montessori Schools in Seattle, WA and Milwaukee, WI. Working in Seattle and Milwaukee Patricia has completed murals with K-8 art students. She has taught drawing, watercolor painting, collage, and printmaking at Shoreline and North Seattle Community Colleges, Pratt Fine Art, Gage Academy, Bellevue Art Museum, the Milwaukee Art Museum, Community Centers, and Daniel Smith Art Store to name a few.
The work of Patricia Ann Wilson has been exhibited in Seattle, Malibu, Milwaukee, New York City and Jamaica, West Indies. Her collage work is currently on exhibit in a show in Greece. Last year by invitation, Patricia taught art in Morocco.