Deborah Boschert Workshops and Gallery Lecture
Deborah Boschert, juror of Evolving Perceptions, will be conducting a Gallery Lecture on Friday August 23, 2019 5-7 pm. Foothills Art Center, 809 15th St, Golden, CO 80401. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet Deborah and hear discussion of her experience being a juror for our show and also her perception of select artworks. Mark your calendars and join us!
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There is space available in Deborah’s Workshops. Please join us!
Registration Now Open!! (See below). You can enroll for as many classes as you like for $125 for each one day workshop or enroll for all three workshops for a bundle price of $300. Watch video descriptions found below within descriptions of each class.
August 20, 21 and 22, 2019
Foothills Art Center, Golden, Colorado, 809 15th St, Golden, CO 80401
Tuesday, August 20 – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm: Captivating Compositions
Deborah introduces eight design guides that get the creative juices flowing. Look at examples of captivating compositions from fine art and the quilt world. Create a “sketch” for each of the design guides using fused fabrics. Learn to edit, audition and improvise using a super helpful design checklist. Explore adding details with machine and hand stitching. Your completed set of fabric sketches can be used as instruction and inspiration for future art quilts. Watch a short video about the Captivating Compositions workshop.
Wednesday, August 21 – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm: Creativi-Tree Art Quilts
Create a small art quilt with a beautifully original tree using a simple formula and interchangeable patterns. Explore layers of design and innovative stitching. Deborah will share several options for edge treatments and finishing techniques. Super fun, uncomplicated process and patterns make this a great project for enthusiastic beginners. Watch a short video about the Creativi-Tree workshop.
Thursday, August 22 – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm: Personal Symbols for Art Quilts. What symbols and personal themes will you incorporate into your small art quilt collages? Houses, leaves, bowls, ladders? Deborah will guide you through exploring and creating shapes and symbols that have personal meaning. Create 5×7 fabric collages highlighting personal symbols using composition templates and inspiring fabrics. Embellish with machine and hand stitching. Learn simple finishing techniques and mount your art quilt collage on mats ready for framing. Watch a short video about the Personal Symbols workshop.
- Price: $125 for each one day workshop, $300 for all three workshops (Three Boschert Workshop Bundle)
- Materials fee $25 per workshop paid to the instructor
- Open to all: However, SAQA and Foothills Art Center Members will be given priority
Registration is NOW OPEN through the Foothills Art Center: