Students will learn to paint with acrylics on poplar bark provided by the artist. A longer version of this program could include going out in a poplar forest and collecting the wood and preparing it.
|Maximum Class Size||class size|
|Time Required||2 hours|
|Material Required||Provided by artist|
|Material Cost||$3.00 per Student|
|Language of Instruction||English|
|Communities||Whitehorse & Haines Junction|
|Availability||January 2012- end of school year|
Jozien lives in a poplar forest away from the city and has always loved exploring many mediums. There are so many treasure to be found in nature, and in 2009 she started painting for a living using nature as an inspiration, and the use of poplar bark, abundantly available nearby. She works mainly with acrylic paint, and now uses a variety of materials to paint on.