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February 22, 2020 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

This class is for you if interested in learning creative art journaling techniques. We will use watercolor paper, acrylic paints, stencils and other materials provided by the Scrap Exchange, and play in a judge free zone, meet new friends and leave with lots of motivation to keep journaling. Registration is required. Space is limited.

Date: Saturday, Feb 22nd

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.