Shabby Chic Collage & Acrylic Painting

This course has no current classes. Please join the waiting list.

A collage of paint, flowers, feathers, cloth and bling. Choose from studies of a dream catcher or a chandelier.
Paint, cut and glue, step by step demonstration as you work.


1 stretched canvas approx. 40x 80 cm,
large tubes of acrylic paint 1 each of white ,blue, yellow, red, silver, black, black sharpie,
1 sponge on a stick 6cm,
1 flat taklon brush,
1 number 2 and 6 round taklon brushes,
1 pallet knife ,
1 disposable pallet,
2 large glass water jars ,
pencil and paper ,
work cloth and shirt,
PVA glue(cheap one is fine)
hot glue gun if you have one if not can have shared use in class and bring some glue sticks .
The above list is for both chandelier and dream catcher:
Chandelier will need crystals gems, diamantes the $2 shops have them on a sheet for $2.50)
Will need A4 sheets colours and any other embellishment of choice eg angels pearls chain & small flowers etc
Dream catcher will need feathers, shabby chic flowers,a mix of ribbon, lace, string, gems etc

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