In this workshop I will be starting with an artist talk about how I became an artist. Then I will follow it with a step by step ion how to create the northwest coast formline shapes that make up all traditional formline along the northwest coast. Following the traditional formline, which has rules to follow, I will be doing a step by step guide in how I make my own art style. Participants will need paper to draw on, a pencil , and a black market.
Paper, pencil , eraser, black marker
This session is full.
Michelle Stoney was raised in the Gitxsan territory, in the house of Delgamuukw. Michelle is an acrylic painter, jeweller, sculpture and muralist. Michelle completed her Bachelors of fine arts degree from the Emily Carr University of Art and Design in 2012 and Graduated from the Northwest Coast Jewellery Arts program at NEC in 2018. Michelle is currently living in her home community of Gitanmaax , following in her late grandfathers (Victor Mowatt) footsteps teaching art to the local communities.