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Old Orchard Beach/Saco Adult and Community Education

Silk Scarf Painting

with Julie Yarborough


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Beautiful silk, so lovely and alluring!

In this class we will take the process of silk painting from the beginning: stretching the silk, choosing a design that is appropriate to the medium, applying your design, the resist, the dyes. To the finished scarf: setting the dyes, detaching and rinsing the scarf, and finally enjoying the work of our hands. Please bring a bag lunch (or purchase lunch at a local shop,. Please bring a bag lunch purchase locally, an old bath towel and an apron. No prior experience needed. Tuition includes kit containing two resists, brushes, a set of silk paints, a silk scarf and a paint palette. No prior experience needed

The instructor will provide many design choices for students to use on their silk and the silk stretchers for the student's use.

See our Gallery of Julie's work.

Julie Yarborough, a lifelong artist, practiced graphic arts for 13 years before moving to ME and becoming a farmer and ceramic artist. She has been captivated by the charm of wet felting for 20 years and has taught in the US and internationally.

Code: 20CRTV.70.417
Jun 10th, 2017
Sat for 1 week from 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Saco LC

207 282 3846

80 Common St
Saco, ME 04072 Get directions

Room: Rm 1

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