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Mosaic Workshop with Nikki Pynn
May 3, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Let Your Imagination FLY!
Nikki Pynn is a local artist who specializes in stained glass and after completing many projects has a collection of multi-colored, multi-shaped scraps of glass left to make into a host of mosaics and other small projects. So we invite you to the Studio with Nikki to design by free association, a process in which you rely on your vision and past visuals to create a work of art that isn’t preconceived. By recycling these pieces into a transparent arrangement, a motif will form. Let what happens naturally, be it representational or abstract. The stained glass will be prepared for safe handling and finished pieces will go home ready to hang.
There are three opportunities to attend:
April 26, 2017 – 6:30-8:30 pm
May 3, 2017 – 6:30-8:30 pm
June 3, 2017 – 2:00-4:00 pm
By participating in this project, you will be benefiting two causes:
- Fee for this workshop goes to LoCo Arts, an arts-based after-school program, preschool and summer camps that are run in Newport, VA. Originally formed to supplement a lack of art in the Giles Co. school system, LoCo Arts has expanded to serve beyond Giles Co. From inspiration to realization, LoCo Arts mission is to provide experiential art education for children of the NRV. Your contribution make scholarships possible. Check out what’s going on at locoarts.org
- This project also supports publication of The Artful Lawyer’s book project, “The NRV Through an Artist’s Eye,” a book showcasing local artists and locations in the NRV. Visitors and locals can get connected to our beautiful area and what it has to offer, through the eyes of these artists. For more information on the book project, visit our Project Page.
$25/person – check or cash made payable to The Artful Lawyer the day of the class.
Please contact Nikki Pynn at firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your space; Nikki will prepare a panel for your mosaic . Space is limited to 15.
Refreshments will be served!