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Melanie Chadwick – Creating Textures and Collage with Liquid Acrylics


Medium: Ink / Mixed Media
Date/Time: Monday 26th November 2018, 10am - 4pm
Price: £50


You will be making inky textured collages in this session using liquid acrylics. Mel will guide you through a variety of art techniques including washes, wet-in-wet, lifting off and splattering. At the end of the session you will have a learnt a variety of techniques and be able to apply them to your own art making. You will also take home with you at least one finished collaged textured art greeting card that you can frame, or gift to a friend.

All abilities very welcome.

Melanie Chadwick is a freelance illustrator and designer living and working in Cornwall. She graduated with a degree in Fine Art over 15 years ago and since then has worked on a variety of illustration projects and commissions with clients based in the UK, USA and further afield.

Her illustration work has been published on greeting cards, calendars, gift wrap as well as in recipe books and magazines. You’ll find her illustrations on Cornish Seasalt’s latest pinch pot packaging- look out for them in Sainsbury’s.

A selection of materials are required to be brought along with you for the workshop, they are as follows:

Thick paper preferably watercolour 300gsm smooth or textured
Selection of paint brushes
Liquid acrylics – up to 3 complimentary colours

Everything else is supplied.

All items are available to purchase in the Truro Arts shop and you will receive a 10% discount on all supplies on the day of workshop.











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