Sally Penley - Painted Papers - Dec 10

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John Neal Books is not hosting this class.


Painted Papers

Sally Penley

 December 10, 2022       
 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM (PT)

Live (Also recorded for later viewing)

 All Skill Levels                                                               


In this 3-hour workshop, you will explore the world of painted papers using water-based media on a variety of papers for various effects. You will learn several different techniques for creating rich, vibrant backgrounds for your drawings or calligraphy, or just beautiful standalone papers that can be used for bookmaking, specialty wraps, cards, or other paper-based projects. You will receive a sample packet of papers and an instruction booklet that will hold your painted paper samples. No art experience necessary.


$55 USD

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Supply List:

  • 140# watercolor paper (1 pad) (PA26)
  • Gansai Tambi Japanese Watercolors (1 set) (S1032)        
  • Arches Text Wove (10-12 pieces) (PS01 or PA03)
  • Wide-mouth water container (Qty: 2) (S1005)
  • Rekab Brush #3 (BR12)
  • Three colors fluid acrylic (I136) and 6 small mixing containers (wide-mouth cups) (S260, S276)
  • Large brush (at least 1” wide) (BR01)
  • Foam brush (1” or 2”)
  • Small Sumi brush or round brush that comes to a nice point when wet (BR26, BR30)
  • Mod Podge or Matte Medium
  • Small tub of standard wallpaper paste (available from most hardware stores)
  • Plastic wrap or deli/sandwich wrap
  • Paper towels
  • Plastic mats for work surface (“chopping mats” from Dollar Tree)