Illustrating and intro to gilding (gold leaf) with Artist Ema Frost (All Levels) Sunday 14th April - 1 pm - 3 pm
Ema Frost is a very clever Kiwi Artist, whose illustrations and ceramic works sit in many of our countries best galleries, and whose products and merchandise sell in the most stylish design stores and gallery shops. Her style is enchanting - quirky, feminine and colourful, and clearly influenced by her travels throughout the world, usually off the beaten track. Ema is inspired by the mystery and magic found in Japanese and Maori Folklore, and this influence can be seen throughout her captivating and detailed images.
Ema will show you how to work from a basic concept design, and using shapes and shadows, you will work your way to the finished product. Ema will guide you through the techniques and materials she uses in doing her own illustration and sketch work.
You will take away your wonderful finished work, plus your knew skills which will enable you to further your own illustrations/gilding in your own time. You will also receive your very own sketching materials, and a Frosty Goodie bag valued at $50.
This class is not just for budding or accomplished artists. It is for everyone to enjoy a relaxing morning of art and design with Ema.
What you will take away:
A finished artwork piece
A understanding of Gilding (gold leaf)
Knowledge of sketching
Where: 14 Drake St, Freemans Bay, Auckland (entrance on Adelaide st)
When: Sunday 14th April
1pm - 3pm