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Gabriela Szulman Art

Live online classDrawing with scissors: create a collage inspired by Matisse's cut-outsDraw inspiration from the work that Matisse created in his later years to create your own collages using simple shapes and vibrant colours

7 Students

£15 pp

1 hour class


Next available date:13th June 2020


Gabriela Szulman Art

About this class

During the last decade of his life, when Henri Matisse was no longer able to stand or use his hands with the dexterity to which he was accustomed, he started to 'draw with scissors'. His now famous cut-outs are works of wide-ranging color and complexity where he used scissors to transform paint and paper into a world of plants, animals, figures, and shapes. In this class, we will draw inspiration from his magnificent late work to create bold and colourful collages. You just need to gather a few simple materials that will be detailed further in the pre…

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What you will learn
  • Simplifying shapes found in nature
  • Composition
  • Creating simple yet harmonious collages
What you will need
  • Pencil, scissors, glue, paintbrush
  • Paper: A3 watercolour, A4 baking or scrap paper
  • Acrylics or gouache paints in primary colours

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Your Teacher
Gabriela is an artist and maker. She creates prints and collages, greeting cards, jewellery and scarves with images inspired by memory, nostalgia and a love of everything vintage. Her work is often humorous and whimsical – unless her romantic side takes over and then you enter into a fairy-tale territory of old-fashioned script, pages of books and music scores populated by chivalrous gentlemen, glamorous ladies, butterflies and rabbits. She blends a fusion of painting and digital media – acrylic, watercolour and ink with digital print – onto paper and canvas to create pictures, quirky greetings cards and a range of “art
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Drawing with scissors: create a collage inspired by Matisse's cut-outs

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Sat 13 Jun 2020, 4:30pm - 5:45pm
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Sun 21 Jun 2020, 10:30am - 11:45am
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