Seattle artist Gary Nisbet
will guide you through the process of gathering, assembling and creating your own special visual language by using a variety of personal collage materials.You will learn the techniques of metallic leaf application, crackle finishes, gel reverse transfer and be inspired by new materials, applications and assembly.You'll explore the techniques of other mixed media artists through slides, video and group discussion.
If you are a first time artist or professional, Gary
will spend time with you encouraging your own process.He
will help you free up your work and make it more expressive.
has been teaching art classes to adults and children for more than 15 years with a focus on technique as well as the creative process.His
classes are innovative and engaging for students from a wide variety of backgrounds.He has taught at the Sun Valley Center of the Arts, UCLA and the University of Washington Extension Programs, several children's museums and the Chico Women's Prison in California.Gary
is represented in Seattle by the Grover/Thurston Gallery
.Contact Gary at his
web site: www.garynisbet.com