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Dandelions ~ watercolor, wax resist and gouache

“Even in ‘weeds’ you will find sacred geometry. Look at the littlest of things and bask in their beauty.” ~ Red Deer.

While my painting is really of the dandelions that you blow off the stem – the airy white ones – I was outside and saw some jumbo yellow ones. 206 more words


Watercolors: Wax Resists and Masking

A fun thing to do with watercolors is using wax resists and masking tape.
All you need is;
1. A watercolor set
2. white crayon… 178 more words


Watercolor and Wax Resist

This was fun to do. The technique using wax resist in watercolor is similar in concept to batiking. The wax resists the paint and lets the paper show through. 121 more words


"Sunny Lucca"

I have been working on my art journal I am making of Lucca, Italia, and I came across the photo (below) I worked off of, for the above piece in a wax resist class. 229 more words


Drawstring project bags

These are the bags that really started the party.  Fully lined drawstring project bags.

Recycled suit linen with E Scoparia print; linen with an Australian designed print; cotton printed with prunus leaves and maple leaves. 57 more words

Natural Dyeing

15. Memory and Place

‘ Being attached to a place means allowing memories to be held by that place – In turn, being held by a place means being able to return to that place through its role as a reserve of memories… 858 more words

Art: Jack Frost

We used the story Jack Frost by Kazuno Kohara as inspiration for some wax resist art. The children used oil pastel to draw and colour the character of Jack Frost. 36 more words

Senior Infants 2014/2015