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Wildflower Art Journal Immersion
CB Wildflower Festival

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Date: July 22, 9:00 am
Location: Elevation Hotel (note new location)
Details: The Art Studio of the Center for the Arts and Crested Butte Wildflower Festival team up to bring you a series of wildflower-inspired art classes to capture the essence of why Crested Butte is the Wildflower Capital of the World. Sign up for these classes through the Wildflower Festival's website or call 970-349-2571. Space is limited for all classes.

There is no better way to "anchor" your experiences enjoying the natural environment during wildflower season than to work in an art journal. In this two-day immersion workshop, we fill our pages with layers, texture, and color. Judith will share basic collage techniques, simple sketch tricks, and photo tips to capture the magic of the landscape. Using mixing media, participants will create joyful, engaging pages as we take a no-fail, playful approach. Your art journal pages will be a unique way to hold your memories and experiences from your time here. No experience in writing or sketching necessary; this workshop is for beginners and experienced alike, and time is set aside for reflection throughout the two days. Students are encouraged to bring a personal art journal; all other supplies will be provided (Judith will have some journals for sale at beginning of class). Our home base will be the Elevation Hotel and we will go as a group to various additional locations together. Registration includes beverages, lunch both days, and one lift ticket for a ride up Crested Butte Mountain to study flowers. Instructor: Judith Cassel-Mamet.

WHEN
July 22 & 23

TIME
9:00 AM-4:00 PM

COST
$245
 
ABOUT JUDITH
Judith Cassel-Mamet is a mixed media artist and educator. She explores the book form in much of her work, letting the interplay of text, texture, and color create rich and luscious layers. Judith has shown her work at the aBuzz Gallery in Denver, the Carson Gallery, Red Line Gallery and the Abecedarian Gallery. She has taught at the University of Denver, the Art Students League of Denver, and independently for many years and was a high school art teacher for much of her early career. Judith has discovered a passion for offering art journal workshops and retreats in magical locations, including Taos and Crested Butte. She promotes a no-fail approach and fills her workshops with creative exploration and fun! Judith is the creator of the Joyful Pages Journal kit, a Travel Journal kit and the Adventure Journal monthly newsletter. Details may be found on her website.
If this class is sold out, please contact Program Director Melissa Mason at 970-596-5497 to check for cancellations and/or get on the waiting list.
 



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