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Silk Marbling Workshop at Praxis Fiber Workshop

July 23 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

$130

Learn the magical art of marbling on fabric with this one day intensive workshop. We will explore pattern, color and design through marbling. Marbling consist of suspending inks on thickened water (carrageenan). The inks are then manipulated through a series of swirls, rakes and other techniques to transform them into a given design. Each student will have the opportunity to experiment on paper and silk and will finish the workshop with a silk marbled scarf.

About the Instructor:

Jenniffer Omaitz lives in Kent, OH. She holds an M.F.A. in painting from Kent State University and a B.F.A. in painting from the Cleveland Institute of Art; showing her professional artwork under the name Jenniffer Omaitz. In 2016, Omaitz started JC Marbling after 14 months of independent research and experimentation with marbling. JC Marbling & Book Arts was founded to pursue the practice of marbling, book arts, and as a teaching out reach for the craft of marbling. Omaitz currently works with Praxis Fiber Workshop and the Morgan Paper Conservatory teaching a variety of marbling techniques and she sells her handmade books and cards at BayArts in Bay Village, Ohio; Morgan Paper Conservatory and McKay Bricker in Kent, Ohio.

Details

Date:
July 23
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$130
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Website:
https://www.praxisfiberworkshop.org/classes.html

Organizer

Praxis Fiber Workshop
Phone:
2166448661
Email:
contact@praxisfiberworkshop.org
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Venue

Praxis Fiber Workshop & Gallery
15301 Waterloo Rd.
Cleveland, OH 44110 United States
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Phone:
(216) 644-8661
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