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The one and only, Andy Skinner it coming to Scrapbook-N-Memories for 3 fantastic Mixed Media packed days!

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WEDNESDAY JULY 11 AT 10AM IN PERSON/PHONE 11AM ONLINE
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Andy Skinner is an established mixed media artist and tutor who teaches regular workshops all over the world. Andy is an accomplished painter and ceramicist but is best known for his ‘industrial gothic’ altered art, assemblage and mixed media pieces. His unique style is edgy, dark, and enigmatic, pushing the boundaries of the medium with new and innovative techniques. Born and raised in Oxford, England, Andy was interested in art from a young age and the influence of his parents is obvious in his artistic style. His mother, a watercolour artist, encouraged Andy’s love of paints, while his father, an engineer with a knack for constructing amazing toys and gadgets from found objects, inspired the quirky and 3D elements of his altered art pieces. Since giving up his successful ceramics business, Andy has immersed himself in the mixed media world he loves. He works as Executive Creative Consultant for DecoArt Inc, using his expertise to develop their innovative Media line of products, and is also a product designer for Stampendous, Tando Creative, Illusionary Artists and Personal Impressions with his own range of rubber stamps, stencils, mdf and Grey board kits. He is also a qualified Duncan Ambassador teaching ceramics.
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All Seeing Altered Journal: Half Day Workshop
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21st
1:00pm-5:00pm
$75 EARLY BIRD PRICE. Starting Sept 1st $85
 
In this workshop you will Create and alter A6 sketchbook full of intrigue, mysticism and indiviualism using DecoArts' Media Line. You will be using resist techniques, distressing, DecoArt crackle paste and many more techniques exclusive to this project.‚Äč
 
 Techniques for all seeing: Resist, weathered wood, Crackle resist, ageing, antiquing, stenciling and stamping.
 
 * Students should bring: basic tools as brushes, scissors etc., an apron, a heat gun
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Scrap Metal Book Box: All Day Workshop
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22nd
10:00 am-5:00 pm
$110 EARLY BIRD PRICE. Starting Sept. 1 $125
 
In this workshop you will alter a wooden secret book box, exploring many distressing paint techniques on each panel to enhance this box and make it personal to you.
 
 1 day workshop, 6 hours (excluding lunch break)
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Junk Journal: All Day Workshop
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23rd 10-5pm
$110 EARLY BIRD. Sept 1 $125
 
This Altered Journal is like no altered journal you have ever seen or created before! I am always fascinated with mixed media art. Andy will teach you a plethora of techniques for manipulating acrylic paints into things that look like pitted enamel, old rust and weathered metal, to name a few of his techniques. The coolest thing, is all created with just paints and mediums.
 
1 day workshop, 6 hours (excluding lunch break)
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**Class Kit supplies needed: please bring a basic craft kit including scissors/ cutting mat and Craft Mat/Non-porous surface for a palette.

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