Photography & Fabric Collage Workshop
in Ghost Town
PHOTOGRAPHY & FABRIC COLLAGE
4 day workshop in Ghost Town 45 minutes outside of San Miguel de Allende
Spring 2019 (dates tbd, Last week March or 1st week April)
Mineral de Pozos, Gto., Mexico
co-teachers: Beverly Sky & Ri Anderson
Are you interested in expanding your creativity using photography and fabrics to create unique collage work?
Spend an art making weekend in the magical village of Mineral de Pozos, a designated "pueblo mágico" (magic village) of Mexico.
Immerse yourself in majestic desert landscapes, stunning ruins, and the vibrant cultural life of central Mexico.
Experiment with photography, fabric, printing photos onto fabric, layering and manipulating images and materials both by hand and via the computer
Experience Prehispanic musical demonstrations and sound healing therapy
Optional hiking, tezmezcal, spa, swimming
In this 4 day workshop you will:
Photograph stunning landscapes
Print on cotton and silk with inkjet printers
Create unique fabric paintings on canvas
Use your own photographs to create collages
Learn creative ways of synthesizing photography, collage, and fiber art
Create personalized art pieces
Enjoy the breathtaking beauty of a one of a kind ghost town
Photographer/artist Ri Anderson and fiber artist Beverly Sky are joining forces to offer their unique perspectives on collage making.
Ri Anderson is a distinguished artist, photographer, printmaker and designer. In her work she combines photography, photoshop collage and giclee printing to create two and three dimensional original art.
Fiber artist Beverly Sky is opening up her studio in Mineral de Pozos to teach the art of fabric collage on canvas. Participants use their own photographs, commercial fabrics or internet to research images and will be able to print on cotton and silk using inkjet printers to create unique fabric paintings on canvas.
LOCATION: Mineral de Pozos, or affectionately called Pozos, is located in the central high desert plains, 45 minutes northeast of San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato and accessed via the airports in Queretaro and Leon, Mexico.
laptop with photoshop installed (we can advise you on how to install a free 30 day trial if you do not have photoshop)
camera (can be any kind: phone, digital SLR, point and shoot)