Class Description: Join Author and Mixed Media Workshop Instructor, Jodi Ohl, for a three day immersion into the world of Abstracts during this fun filled debut intensive class offering. Whether you are new to abstract painting or have already dipped your toes into the world of painting and mixed media, you’ll enjoy this expanded class focusing on the many facets of creating a series of abstract paintings. Jodi will be sharing a variety of exercises and ideas featured in her newly released book, published by North Light Books, “Abstracts in Acrylic and Ink” during this brand new class! This best selling author will be sharing the following techniques and processes including (but not limited to):
Printing and Collage Techniques Overcoming the Fear of Getting Started Assorted Acrylic Painting Methods and Mediums Composition and Design Discussions Individual Attention from Jodi and Our ReMe Team Values and Contrast Strategies
Things to know:
A 30 x 30 canvas and large paper substrates will be provided to each student.
Shared supplies include professional and student grade paint, stencils, stamps, drawing mediums, gel mediums and more.
Each guest should plan to bring brushes and a brayer... and any additional favorite supplies that you just can't live without.
Additional canvases will be available for purchase for studies and extra projects
Daily opportunity for open studio time to work on your projects will be provided.
Convenient Shipping options may be arranged for our guests traveling by plane.
On Friday evening, February 17th, from 5:00 until 6:00, ReMe Guests will be treated to VIP One Hour Mixer with Jodi and the ReMe Team at Swank Cofee and Handmade Market. VIP guests will receive a special gift, a signed copy of Jodi's new book, "Abstracts in Acrylic and Ink", and a LIMITED edition print to commemorate this event. VIPs will also have early access to the public book debut party being held from 6:00 until 8:00.
ReMe's unique brand of love and surprises too numerous to mention!
Dates: February 17th - 20th 2017
Classroom Location: Creative Studios, NC 129 Main St. Vass, North Carolina
VIP Mixer and Book Debut Party Location: Swank Coffee and Handmade Market 232 NW Broad Street, Southern Pines, NC 28387
All events related to ReMe Presents... Abbsolutely Abstract with Jodi Ohl will be conveniently located approximately 1 hour South of Raleigh, 2 hours East of Charlotte, and 1 hour West of Fayetteville. For more specific information on The Sandhills area, please visit the Chamber of Commerce website here.
Schedule of Events:
Friday, February 17th: 5:00 - 6:00 VIP Guest Mixer at Swank Coffee and Handmade Market 6:00 - 9:00 Book Debut Party, Book Signing, and Abstract Show with Jodi Ohl
Saturday, February 18th: 8:30 - 9:00 Breakfast and Open Studio 9:00 - 12:00 Workshop Session One - Morning 12:00 - 1:00 Lunch - Provided in Studio 1:00 - 4:00 Workshop Session One - Afternoon 2:30 Afternoon Snack - Provided in Studio 4:00 - 6:00 Free Time or Open Studio 6 pm-8 pm Dinner On Your Own or As A Group
Sunday, February 19th: 8:30 - 9:00 Breakfast and Open Studio 9:00 - 12:00 Workshop Session Two - Morning 12:00 - 1:00 Lunch - Provided in Studio 1:00 - 4:00 Workshop Session Two - Afternoon 2:30 Afternoon Snack - Provided in Studio 4:00 - 8:00 Free Time - Open Studio - Dinner On Your Own or As A Group
Monday, February 20th: 8:30 - 9:00 Breakfast and Open Studio 9:00 - 12:00 Workshop Session Three - Morning 12:00 - 1:00 Lunch - Provided in Studio 1:00 - 3:00 Workshop Session Three - Afternoon 3:00 - 4:00 Gallery Gathering and Talk, Final Question and Answer, and Clean Up
Supplies To Bring:
While all supplies other than your own brushes and a brayer are included, we know that having some of your favorite supplies and tools are something that you may wish to bring with you. We will be working on both canvas an paper for our projects and using primarily acrylic paints for each work. You are welcome to bring your can't-live-without-colors of fluid and soft body acrylic paints along with any stencils or stamps you like to incorporate into your projects. We will also be enjoying several hours of printing techniques as well as painting papers to incorporate into our work. Feel free to bring any personal papers you have in your collection that you'd like to use or embellish during your time. Students should also bring their journal to test out ideas and work in their free time. We will be painting with our fingers too, so please bring gloves to work with.
If you have any questions, feel free to email Jean or Jodi at firstname.lastname@example.org
ReMe Presents... Absolutely Abstract with Jodi Ohl
Your tuition includes all events, classes, supplies, treats, and most meals at the cost of $899, this amount may be divided into two payments UNTIL 1/16/17. If you would like to request a payment option other than one listed, please contact Jodi or Jean at email@example.com
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