Programs & Workshops

Art from the Landscape - Wild-Crafted Paint and Paint Brushes (Oct 14 th)

Date: October 14, 2017

Price: $75.00

Description:

Join Nick Neddo, artist, author, naturalist, primitive skills educator and craftsman, for a hands-on workshop on the ancient process of crafting local materials into paint and paintbrushes. Learn all about pigments, binders, various kinds of paint and some rustic, yet elegant options for making paintbrushes. Participants will work with raw material from the ecosystem, including those they gather from the local landscape.

Price: $50 - $200 Sliding Scale

When: 10am-4pm

Ages: 16 and Older (under 16 must be accompanied by a registered adult)

Location: See Map Below

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Nick Neddo

neddo

Nick is an artist, author, naturalist, primitive skills educator, and craftsman.  He has been teaching people wilderness skills professionally since 2000.  He makes his art supplies from materials that he gathers from the landscape, which is the topic of his new book: The Organic Artist. Nick enjoys clean air, water, food and dirty hands.

Workshop Location

4004 31st Street
Mount Rainier
MD
20712
Map and Directions