Saturday, December 20, 2014

Print and Collage Workshop in January

Want to learn how to create a print and collage with me?

I am running a workshop in Meeniyan in  South Gippsland Victoria at the Meeniyan Art gallery on January 11 from 10am - 3pm. It is a plant inspired workshop.  You will learn to create a print block and use papers and fabric to create a mixed media piece.
Come and join me for a fun day.
see below for the details. or follow this link to the website

Plant inspired mixed media class with Sally Darlison

11 January 2015 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Meeniyan Art Gallery
84 Whitelaw Street
Meeniyan VIC 3956
$70 per person plus a $10 materials fee
 Meg Viney-Bell
 56642430 (bus. hrs)
Learn to create simple print blocks and combine your print with images and fabric to create a collaged art piece.
This class will use images of fruit and vegetables as a starting point for the creation of a print block. After printing the image onto various fabrics and papers participants will be guided through the design process, using various images and papers, machine and hand stitching, to create a piece that can that can be framed.
Please bring:
  • scissors
  • cutting mat
  • images of fruit or vegetables
  • old vegetable or fruit gardening books or photocopies of images
  • words etc for collage
  • plain fabric in colours of plant of choice
  • sewing machine and threads and/or hand sewing requirements.
Provided: soft cut print block, use of lino cutting and printing tools, pre-dyed silk organza, backing fabric, ink, paper and printing ink.

Friday, December 5, 2014

Exciting news

I'm excited to tell you that the latest Artwear Publication Embellish has just come out and there is an interview in it with me about my artwork.
There are heaps of pictures of my work and quite detailed information about the process I use to make the work.
You can buy it online or have the paper form delivered to your door or find it in shops where all good art magazines can be found!