Painting on Paper with Natural Dyes - pH Modifiers & mordants - RECORDING
In this class Cara covers creating paintings with left over dye baths, extracting color from petals and playing with pH modifiers to dye paper. Cara shows how to use art grade water color papers & khadi cotton recycled papers.
She leads a demonstration on melting petals and frozen flowers on paper as well and how to make marks with different hand made paintbrushes, a recipe for egg tempera & tea paint. She covers adding mordants to your paint along with metal salts to create sturdy and lasting creations.
It is suggested to watch the class, gather materials and participate at your own speed at a later date. This class is great for making stationary, holiday gifts and memorable wrapping paper along with giving you tools to enhance your own creative practices. You will also receive a pdf with written instructions.
If you would like to send the class as a gift, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the name & recipients email address, we will send them a separate gift email after purchase.