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Paper Places

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

$45 – $60

October 12: Create collaged landscapes or interior spaces using maps, sheet music, and book pages. Participants will explore the textural qualities and colors of found papers, and hone skills in composition, cutting, layout, gluing, and finishing. Participants are encouraged to bring photographs or sketches as a reference.

Instructor Bio

Amy Stevens is an arts educator and mixed media artist with 30+ years of experience, working from her studio overlooking Sanford Lake in Benzie County. She has taught art and English, k-12 and adults, in both public and private school settings, retiring in 2011 after 23 years of teaching literature and composition at Interlochen Arts Academy. She and her husband, John Huston, own and operate Glen Lake Artists Gallery in Glen Arbor. Amy holds a Bachelor of Philosophy and a Master of Education from Grand Valley State University.


Saturday, October 12, Time: 10 am – 1 pm

Supply List

Two canvas panels 8×10 or 9×12 (larger panels are okay, but may not be finished during the class
maps, sheet music, and book pages (Instructor will provide a limited selection, but students are encouraged to bring their own stash)
gloss gel medium
1/4” and ½-inch flat paintbrushes
disposable gloves
paper towels
baby wipes
wide glue stick
black, red, blue, and green Sharpies

Refund Policy

One day classes: Requests for cancellation by the student at least seven (7) days prior to the first day of class will be honored (minus a $20 processing fee). NO REFUNDS will be given for a student cancellation made less than seven (7) days in advance of the day of the class.


October 12
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
$45 – $60
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Glen Arbor Arts Center
6031 S Lake St
Glen Arbor, MI 49636 United States


Amy Stevens
Beginner / Intermediate


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