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Art Journaling: Express not Repress

October 27, 2018 @ 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

This class is for those interested in creating a mixed media art journal intended to Express Not Repress.  No experience needed!  You will learn creative journaling techniques, play in a judge free zone, meet new friends and leave with motivation to keep journaling. The Scrap Exchange will provide materials but feel free to bring materials from home that you would like to include in your journal. Registration is required. Space is limited.

Date: Saturday, October 27th

Time: 12:00-2:00 pm

Cost: $20

Ages: 14+

Instructor: Maria Geary 

Maria Geary is a Mixed Media and Textile Artist. After a 30-year career spanning everything from emergency dispatcher to project manager, Maria enjoys the spontaneity of her process and the luxury of creating art every day. She likes to paint in the morning, sew in the afternoon, and is largely self taught. Maria is an active member of the African American Quilting Guild and Professional Art Quilters Association-South, and a sewing volunteer at the Scrap Exchange in Durham (NC), where she teaches card making and art journaling. Her work has also been displayed in several local exhibits and private collections. Follow Maria on Facebook and Instagram @relaxinginart and at www.relaxinginart@wordpress.com.

Early Bird Registration Bonus!

Register for any class at least 3 weeks in advance and receive a $5 store voucher good towards the purchase of any materials in The Scrap Exchange retail store! Voucher will be handed out at the beginning of the class, and will be valid for two weeks. The voucher may not be applied to Cameron Gallery items or programs. This voucher will only be given to students who register at least 3 weeks prior to the start date/time of the class.

Refund Policy

Refunds for class fees will be issued if the class is cancelled by The Scrap Exchange for any reason. If you register for a class and cannot attend, a refund will only be issued if you notify the Scrap Exchange at least 1 week before the class begins.



October 27, 2018
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM


The Scrap Exchange
2050 Chapel Hill Road
Durham, NC 27707 United States


The Scrap Exchange