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workshop: cut paper sculpture

One evening held via Zoom (world wide!)

Saturday, October 24, 2020 6-8:30 PM Eastern Time

Holiday crafting as part of the Pearl City Clay House's "Stay Home for the Holidays" Art Retreat. I'm thrilled to be part of this team. The nine workshops run from Friday night, October 23- Sunday, October 25. In my session, I'm teaching how to make a cute little snow goose out of cut paper. Sign up today, so they can ship your supplies! (Fee)

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webinar: paper cuts in the Night Studio

One evening held via Zoom (world wide!)

Saturday, October 24, 2020 6-8:30 PM Eastern Time

A quick one-hour intro to my paper-cutting work and a fun project you can do with me. Inspired by Kelly Link's Pretty Monsters, this is part of BIG READ. I'm one of several artists sharing during this program through the Chautauqua/Cattaraugus Library System. (free)  Click here to register. 

Note: You do not have to have read Pretty Monsters to enjoy the workshop, but I loved the book—they are fun spooky short stories perfect for "Night Studio" season!

gallery show:

Riparian Zone | Up & Down the River Bank

Postponed, new dates being planned for April 2021

LOCATION

Crary Art Gallery 511 Market St, Warren, PA 16365

Don't miss this duo show with my furniture designer husband, Sandhill Bill. A collaboration based on the strip of land along the water's edge. We are thrilled to be exhibiting in this beautiful art museum and gallery. Follow me on social media for updates as this major event approaches!

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workshop: Intro to Cut Paper Sculpture 

Four classes online through Zoom.

Made possible through a grant from NY State and a patron of

the Patterson Library/ Octagon Gallery, Westfield, NY 

The overall objective of the workshop is to show paper cutting’s flexibility and sometimes unexpected range for personal expression. Beginning with a simple feather, students will be guided through the basic techniques Wendy uses making hand-cut paper sculptures. During Episode 1 students earn cutting, shaping, texturing the paper while sharpening powers of observation. A second sculpture of a snowy owl (Episodes 2-3) is demonstrated from start to finish. The fourth and final episode wraps up the owl project and how to present your work and includes a bonus "cut paper leaf" tutorial.

Original dates 9/22,24,28 and 10/1/2020

If you would like to download the pdf and try out papercutting, I have included the patterns and materials list. Zoom video of the classes available upon request.

gallery show: papercuts

Opening reception August 8, 2020

Closing reception September 12, 2020

PAPERCUTS—My very first solo show was a collection of my nature-themed hand-cut paper artwork. Thanks to Tri-County Arts Council for hosting me in their spectacular new gallery space in a historic building in downtown Olean, New York. See the work here.

 

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