Sense Of Place: Making Places, Boxes, Metal And More
October 11, 2020 – October 17, 2020
In this workshop students will create box structures that will be transformed through metalwork, collage, encaustic and embellishment into personal places to hold artwork, found and personal items. Using compartments, cages, doors, windows and utilizing many alternative techniques you will define the spaces. Participants will use metalwork, weaving, paints, fiber, clay, concrete, encaustic, collage, repurposing and many surface applications as they create their boxes. Students may also make jewelry, sculpture or other small works of art to put into their boxes. Open to all skill levels.
COURSE FEE: $600
Mary Hettmansperger is the owner of Gallery 64 in Wabash, Indiana. She has been teaching internationally for over 30 years in Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, the U.K. and Singapore. She has conducted workshops at Arrowmont, Penland School of Craft and at national and regional Fiber Conferences, Art and Craft Schools, and private Guilds. Hettmansperger has also produced three DVDs on surface design and jewelry for Interweave.
In order to complete your registration, a $300 deposit is required.