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Summer Workshop

Romare Bearden: Portrait & Collage

  • Instructor: Nancy Nikkal
  • Ages: Adult and Teen 14+
  • Day: Thursday
  • Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Dates: 07/28/2022
  • Sessions: 1
  • Fee: $75 / $68 Members

This workshop has reached its capacity of students.

Create a collage portrait inspired by Romare Bearden! Bearden (1911-1988) was one of the most important American collage artists of the 20th century. In this workshop, students will create a collage inspired by his collage “Conjur Woman.” Your subject can be an important or powerful woman in your life (or in history). Plan to bring photos, magazine and newspaper cut-ups (images and text) and assorted colorful painted papers to class. The workshop will include a discussion about Romare Bearden and his collage “Conjur Woman,” demonstration, and individual guidance. All levels are welcome to attend. 

Note: Please bring collected images of your subject to class.