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Let's Paint Something Swedish: Live Online

$35

with Kim Garrett

Calendar Feb 10, 2021 at 1 pm

Wednesday, February 10, 2021
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM 

Tuition: $35

In this class we will talk about the Swedish folk painting style called Dalmålning and then paint a small project in that style. Dalmålning is sometimes known as Swedish Dala Painting and originated from the Dalarna region in Central Sweden. It is known for ornate floral patterns. 

This class is taught in acrylic paint and no experience is required, but a little painting experience is helpful.

About the Instructor: Kim Garrett has been rosemaling since 2007 and has studied with several "Gold Medal" winning American rosemalers as has traveled to Norway three times to stud traditional 18th century rosemaling design with Norwegian rosemaling instructors. She has also taken lessons in Sweden in the Swedish folkart painting style, Dalmaining. She has won several blue ribbons at the MN state fair for her rosemaling and received the Best in Show twice.

 

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Introduction to Rosemaling: Basic Equipment and Painting Skills: Live Online

$25

with Kim Garrett

Calendar Feb 13, 2021 at 10 am

Saturday, February 13, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Tuition: $25

Have you been itching to pick up a traditional craft and didn’t know where to start? Maybe you were inspired by seeing Kim’s classes previously but felt under-qualified. This class offers an introduction to the art of Norwegian rosemaling, giving you the foundation to branch out on your own or to be prepared for future rosemaling classes! In this session, we will discuss the basic equipment needed to begin a journey in Rosemaling. Then the instructor will demonstrate the painting strokes that are the foundation of Rosemaling and students can watch and paint along. Join us from the comfort of your home and practice some new painting techniques! 

Information about materials you will need will be supplied upon registration.

About the Instructor: Kim Garrett has been rosemaling since 2007 and has studied with several "Gold Medal" winning American rosemalers as has traveled to Norway three times to stud traditional 18th century rosemaling design with Norwegian rosemaling instructors. She has also taken lessons in Sweden in the Swedish folkart painting style, Dalmaining. She has won several blue ribbons at the MN state fair for her rosemaling and received the Best in Show twice.

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Beginning Rosemaling: Let's Paint Something!: Live Online

$35

with Kim Garrett

Calendar Feb 13, 2021 at 1 pm

Saturday, February 13, 2021
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Tuition: $35

In this class the students will complete a small project in the Telemark style of Norwegian Rosemaling. The Telemark style is known for its graceful scrolls and fantasy flowers. They will start with a blank wooden disk and go through the steps of backgrounding, tracing on the design and painting the ornament. Students will end class with a beautiful, hand painted ornament and the skills to continue rosemaling! 

Basic Rosemaling skills preferred. See the Basic Rosemaling Class being offered the same morning. A list of needed supplies will be sent to students upon registration for the class. 

About the Instructor: Kim Garrett has been rosemaling since 2007 and has studied with several "Gold Medal" winning American rosemalers as has traveled to Norway three times to stud traditional 18th century rosemaling design with Norwegian rosemaling instructors. She has also taken lessons in Sweden in the Swedish folkart painting style, Dalmaining. She has won several blue ribbons at the MN state fair for her rosemaling and received the Best in Show twice.

 

 

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