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Silk Painting from Nature: Paint today, quilt tomorrow

July 9 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm EDT


Instructor: Martha Kotter, 2019 Friends of the Porkies Artist in Residence. Paint a nature scene from the Porkies or a nature-inspired abstract using resist, a stretcher frame, and water-base silk paints to complete one or two paintings. Bring a lunch and patience! Ages 11 through adult are welcome. Your painting from today’s class is your ticket into tomorrow’s quilting class.


A minimum of 4 students need to be registered by Friday, July 2 in order to hold the class. Maximum of 10 students.  To register for this class, click “Add to Cart” below or call 906-884-7663. For information about refunds, click on the Refund Policy link at the bottom of the Folk School page.


Directions: Follow M-107 west from Silver City to Union Bay Campground (turn right), take first gravel road to right – you are there! We are in the old carpenter’s shop, the first building on your right.


July 9
10:00 am - 3:30 pm EDT
Event Category:


Folk School


Union Bay Folk School Building
107th Engineers Memorial Hwy
Ontonagon, MI 49953 United States
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