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Paint Party at DIG Yoga in Lambertville, NJ

Butterfly Bling at DIG YOGA. Hello, Beautiful Wings! See how you shimmer and shine! Create your very own 6x6" painting on a gorgeous, cradled birch board.

This workshop is about BUTTERFLIES, their bright colors and intricate decorative detail! We will use acrylic paints--with a focus on the shiny, iridescent, metallic and specialty acrylics with sparkly mica flakes-- collage and acrylic ink.  Leave with a beautiful, colorful piece that you can hang or set on a shelf or a table. Your art will be wonderful to keep or to give. $75 includes instruction, all materials and a fun and inspirational Sunday evening with kindred spirits.

My workshops are designed for all skill levels! No art experience necessary, just curiosity!

Open to the public...$75.00 includes instruction and all materials. YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE A MEMBER OF DIG YOGA TO ATTEND.

My workshops are designed for all skill levels! No art experience necessary, just curiosity!

Register HERE

Earlier Event: December 13
Paint Party at DIG Yoga!
Later Event: April 18
ONLINE COURSE, "Stained Glass Trees"