Birds and Blooms

Elizabeth St. Hilaire, 3 days

  • Starts Jul 8, 2022
  • 675 US dollars

Service Description

July 8 - 10, 9 AM - 4 PM Learn to collage birds and flowers in mixed media. Create colorful petals and plumage with your own hand-painted collage papers. Create impressionistic, painterly art. The workshop is comprehensive teaching a unique figurative collage technique. You'll study light, shadow and directional ripping -- very similar to traditional painting techniques. No prior collage experience necessary. Lunch and refreshments included. Elizabeth St. Hilaire Meticulously torn bits of hand-painted papers, delicately put together, form the exceptionally vibrant collages created by artist Elizabeth St. Hilaire. "Elizabeth's artworks have a fresh quality that belies the way they are construction," says Richard Colvin, E.D., Lake Eustis Museum of Art. Her book, "Painter Paper Art Workshop", has been published internationally with North Light Books. She has won national awards and has been featured in national art publications. Elizabeth earned Signature Member status with the National Collage Society. She crosses the country several times each year taking her painted paper tidbits on the road. Teaching and sharing her collage technique through intense three-day Paper Painting workshops is her passion. Born and raised in New England, Elizabeth has lived in central Florida for the past 20+ year. She holds a BFA in Advertising Design from Syracuse University, which prepared her for a dual identity as a communication designer and a painter. These days she's a full-time artist and workshop leader.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

Payment and Refund Policy • Enrollment is only guaranteed with registration and full payment • We use PayPal and QuickBooks for your online payment and refunds. Keeping your financial information secure is absolutely our top priority. Please contact us if you prefer to pay by check or money order • The full payment must be received 30 days before the first day of the workshop • A minimum of 10 students is required per workshop. If the minimum is not met 30 days before the start date, the workshop will be cancelled. Students will be notified via email. A full refund will be issued. It is recommended that student not make non-refundable travel or lodging arrangement prior to 30 days • If Santa Fe Artists Getaway cancels the workshop for any reason, students shall receive a 100% refund • Student cancellations must be submitted in writing, and received by • Cancellations made 30 days before the first day of class receive a full refund, less a $50 processing fee • Any cancellations made less than 30 days in advance of the first day will receive no refund, unless there is a wait list and another student takes that place; then the student shall receive a 100% refund less a $50 processing fee • No refund, credits or transfers will be applied on or after the workshop start date • No refund, credit or make-up will be offered for missed days • A $50 fee will be charged on all returned checks

Contact Details

  • 83 Apache Ridge Road, Santa Fe, NM, USA