Time and Location
Oct 22, 2023, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
Brookfield, 18720 Pleasant St Suite 102, Brookfield, WI 53045, USA
About the event
Join us for an exciting hands-on journey into the mystical world of Ebru, the traditional Turkish art of water marbling, with a special Halloween twist! This workshop is suitable for participants of all skill levels, from curious beginners to experienced artists, promising a fun and creative way to celebrate the Halloween season. In this Halloween-themed Ebru workshop, you'll learn how to create unique, spooky designs, blending traditional Ebru techniques with the motifs of Halloween. From ghostly swirls to eerie patterns, the possibilities are as endless as they are thrilling. Our Spooky Ebru Artistry workshop includes: Introduction to Halloween Ebru: Begin with a brief overview of Ebru's rich history and its unique connection to Halloween. Get acquainted with the traditional tools and materials used in this art form. Preparation of Materials: Learn how to prepare the Ebru materials, including mixing the colors and creating the 'size' (the liquid surface on which colors float). Halloween-Inspired Techniques and Patterns: Dive into creating Halloween-inspired Ebru designs. Learn how to craft classic motifs like pumpkins, bats, and ghostly swirls while also exploring your own spooky concepts. Transferring Designs: Master the art of transferring your completed design from the water surface to paper, capturing the haunting beauty of your Halloween artwork. Care and Preservation: Understand how to dry and care for your finished pieces to ensure their longevity. By the end of this workshop, you'll not only have your own Halloween Ebru artwork to take home but also the foundational knowledge to continue exploring this beautiful and versatile art form independently. All materials for the workshop will be provided. All you need to bring is your enthusiasm and Halloween spirit! Let's create some spooky, stunning Ebru art together this Halloween season.