AARP PA The Ralston Center Silk Painting: Basic Watercolor Designs on Silk Philadelphia, PA 5/13/21

Thursday, May 13, 2021
From 1:00pm to 2:00pm Eastern Time


Contact: AARP PA

Participants will paint a silk handkerchief, and a 54-inch silk scarf, using 3 basic silk colors to achieve myriad results. No previous experience necessary, as we learn to draw and paint freehand onto surfaces. Create something unique for your style, then wear it proudly.

Cassandra Gunkel, PhD is a folklorist, textile artist and expert in material culture. She has curated numerous exhibits of quilts and textile arts. As a Pennsylvania Council of the Arts Teaching Artist, she designs and delivers arts curriculum for K-12 and adult populations. Her own art has been exhibited widely, including Allentown Art Museum, the African American Museum of Philadelphia, Mercer Museum, the Bucks County Visitors Center. and international exhibits at the International Print Center of New York, Arts Print Residence (Spain) and International Quilt Extravaganza (Oaks, PA).

Questions about class? Contact Jean Papaj,

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