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Online Class

Fresh Techniques for Artful Layouts


Let your inner artist run free and create inspired scrapbook layouts with accessible mixed media techniques!

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What You Get

  • 7 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor, Wilna Furstenberg

How it works

  • Once you purchase, find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Discover how to build artful scrapbook layouts with guidance from renowned artist and scrapbook designer Wilna Furstenberg. First, discover how to create colorful layouts by adding layers with rub-ons and pigment sticks such as Gelatos. Then, get playful with wax crayons, learn how to use unique stencils you create by hand or with a cutting machine, and confidently work with clay! Up next, find out how to create texture and dimension using stamps and make embossing plates for inked letterpress impressions that are a memorable addition to any page. Finally, explore silkscreen as you learn how to screen print with acrylic paints for a design that's as dynamic as it is beautiful. You'll also gain access to exclusive cut files and design tips from Wilna!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Introduction
Meet scrapbook artist Wilna Furstenberg and learn more about using your class as a reference, with techniques you can return to again and again. Then dive into techniques for adding layers to your layouts with creative uses for clay, rub-ons, blendable pigment sticks and ribbons.
2. Playful Paint Resist With Wax Crayons
3. Tactile Texture With Stencil Masking
4. Dimensional Layering
5. Creating Texture With Stamping
6. Letterpress Impressions
7. Silkscreen Expressions

Taught by

Wilna Furstenberg
Wilna Furstenberg
Wilna Furstenberg is an artist, photographer and scrapbook designer. Her aesthetic is one that combines her degree in fine arts with her passion for preserving memories, a pursuit that has led her to work with paper crafts companies including Making Memories, Two Peas in a Bucket and October Afternoon.

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