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2018 Big Bear Tangle-Inspired Retreats and Classes In Anaheim

Tangle-Inspired Botanicals by Sharla R. Hicks

Retreats & Classes offered to study under Sharla R. Hicks author of Tangle-Inspired Botanicals

 

 

Exciting news, I have posted the latest dates for:

  • Tangle-Inspired Botanicals Retreats in Big Bear, California (early bird sign up by April 1)
  • 2018 Spring & Fall dates for classes in Anaheim, CA: Dancing with Petals and Leaves Class Series
  • Available for scheduling 2-4 day retreats in your area, let me know. 

     

     

  • Zentangle Basics and Beyond: Dancing with Petals and Leaves Premium Series
    take 1 to 8 classes.  Best value is the Premium Series
  • Anaheim, CA: Classes held at the Soft Expressions Office
  • Spring 2018
    (4) Saturdays

    Time: 10:30 AM to 5:30 PM
    Classes 1-2: March 3, 2018
    SKIP A WEEK
    Classes 3-4: March 17, 2018
    Classes 5-6: March 24, 2018
    SKIP THREE WEEK
    Classes 7-8: April 14, 2018
    Fall 2018
    (2) Saturdays & Sundays
    Time: 10:30 AM to 5:30 PM
    Class 1-2: September 29, 2018
    Class 3-4: September 30, 2018
    Skip ONE Week
    Classes 5-6: October 13, 2018
    Classes 7-8: October 14, 2018

    Click here for More Information & Registration

    Tangle-Inspired Botanicals on Monoprint by Sharla R. Hicks

    Tangle-Inspired Botanicals on Monoprint by Sharla R. Hicks

    June 2018 Retreat Dates
    All Inclusive Big Bear Lake Zentangle Retreats in Southern California

    Beginner to Advanced Tangled Expressions Retreat
    Tangle-Inspired Botanicals: Dancing with Petals and Leaves
    (Early Bird Savings, sign up by April 1)

  • Wednesday to Monday: June 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 2018
  • Small class size: (8-10 students) for close one-on-one with teacher & fellow students
  • Suggested Attendees: Tanglers familiar with Zentangle who wish to explore how to morph fundamental tangles into organic style botanicals, petals, leaves and scapes.
  • Facilitators / teachers: Sharla R. Hicks artist, author of Tangle-Inspired Botanicals. Certified Zentangle Teacher, Mentor
  • Tangle-Inspired Botanicals Workshop:
    Sharla’s instruction introduces the fundamental tangles that easily evolve and morph using familiar step-by-step strokes into botanicals moving them each to a unique botanical of your making. Personalize your work via power point presentations, and hands-on exercises that explore enhancers, framers, textures, shade, shadow, color, design, and composition. Exercises and instruction simplify the color essentials of value, warm, and cool into a few magical, yet very strategic, color choices.
    More Information & Registration, Click Here


    Tangle-Inspired Botanicals by Sharla R. Hicks

    Tangle-Inspired Botanicals by Sharla R. Hicks

    Intermediate to Advanced Tangled Expressions Retreat
    Moving Forward in Expressive Tangling
    with Your Unique Imagery, & Style and Narrative

    (Early Bird Savings, sign up by April 1)

  • Wednesday to Sunday Dates: June 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 2018
  • Small class size: (8-10 students) for close one-on-one with teacher & fellow students
  • Suggested Attendees: Intermediate Tanglers looking to advance their personal style of mark making and tangling, CZTs, Alumni, and Attendees from Sharla Hicks & Beckah Krahula Retreats & Classes
  • Moving Forward Workshop facilitators / teachers:
    Sharla R. Hicks & Beckah Krahula are artists, authors (see books below), mentors, and Certified Zentangle Teachers who understand the struggle of artists looking to improve their work and are eager to learn the fundamentals to allow them to soar. Sharla and Beckah have a mutual ideology and find that team teaching offers students the best of each of them.
  • Moving Forward Workshop:
    This workshop is a journey on ‘how’ to move forward in your tangling art by developing a ‘personal and unique’ tangling style with an identifiable visual vocabulary of mark making, design, composition, and color choices that can be seen as ‘your’ work? Create a one-of-a-kind fusion of mixed media background, collaged with personal imagery and tangling, character personas, shape, form, metal point, gold leaf, and more new tools and techniques to develop a narrative in your art.
    More Information & Registration, Click Here

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