Holiday Gift Making Workshop

Resin Art Series

  • Started Nov. 27
  • 70 Canadian dollars
  • Oak Street

Workshop Description

In this fun and festive workshop, you will learn various resin art techniques through experimenting with multiple combinations of materials such as resin, pressed flowers/plants, inks, beads, collages, wood, etc. to make one-of-a-kind gifts. You will be provided with different molds in various shapes for pendants and bookmarks in order to make your own handmade resin pieces. The resin pieces need 24 hours to get dry. You may schedule a time with us for picking up your pendants and bookmarks from our front door. What you will learn in this 2 -hour workshop: 1. Using resin molds to cast pressed flowers/plants and combining them with other materials such as wood, beads, and paper. 2. Creating crystal-shape resin pieces using alcohol inks. 3. Using free hand techniques to make pendant pieces from pressed leaves and flower petals. Materials and supplies that will be provided for participants to use during the workshop: Resin Mixing containers Toothpicks Gloves Silicon molds Ink wood/beads Dried flowers/plants Cleaning supplies About the instructor: Elmira Sarreshtedari is an Iranian artist, instructor, and art researcher based in Canada. She holds an MFA from the University of Calgary. Currently, she is pursuing art education as a PhD student at UBC. Elmira works with different materials and mediums such as drawing, painting, installation art, sound, and video performance to create her art. What to wear: Please consider wearing comfortable clothes. Our new regulations for the time of COVID-19: We kindly ask all the workshop participants to wear a mask at all times during this workshop. Thank you very much for your cooperation . As we are practicing physical distancing in the studio during the workshop, we will register only six students for this workshop. Please get your tickets before they are gone! :) Public Transport and Parking: Closest Sky Train - Marine Drive Bus - Served by the number 10, 100, 17 Parking - off street parking close by Please note that the workshop fee is non-refundable, unless fewer than two people register. Looking forward to seeing you! :)

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

  • 8930 Oak St, Vancouver, BC, Canada

    presentartsvancouver@gmail.com