Y5 - Fiber Crafts for the Young Artist - July 10, 2018


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Y5 - Fiber Crafts for the Young Artist - July 10, 2018

Dates:  July 10, 2018

Class Times: Tues 9am-3pm

Instructor:  Sandi Cirillo

Open Studio: None

In this one day class, we'll learn about many different art forms and have fun experimenting with different media. We'll do some cardboard loom weaving, make small bowls using wool roving, learn an ancient form of braiding called kumihimo, create collages using a variety of materials, spend time drawing out ideas for our  final creations,  printmaking, and do several other art projects that will complete our day together. Students will be proud to take home their many different art works that they create through this day of learning and fun in the art room. Ages 8-13

Material Cost: $10

About the Instructor:

Sandi Cirillo a retired art educator, currently lives in Searsport, Maine and has been a fiber artist for over 20 years. Her passion is woring with natural and manmade textural materials to create one-of-a-kind mixed media pieces of art. Sandi also teaches many fiber workshops throughout the Northeast and in North Carolina. She also teaches drawing classes at Senior College in Belfast, Maine. She enjoys introducing adults and children to the joys of fiber art. You can see examples of her work on her website, especially-for-ewe.com as well as a listing of upcoming workshops she will be teaching. Sandi's work is in many private collections and she exhibits locally and nationally. Influences for her drawings and fiber artwork come from her love of hiking and photographing the natural world and for her love for the beauty of coastal Maine.

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