Art Underfoot – Painting Canvas Floorcloths
Workshop Fee: $220.00
Each student will paint a 24” X 36” floorcloth using Early American motifs and patterns and top-quality materials under the guidance of professional floorcloth painter, Lisa Curry Mair. No previous painting experience is required. When completed, their floorcloth can be used in a hallway, in front of a kitchen sink or proudly hung on the wall.
Prior to the class, each student will choose one design to paint on their floorcloth from the following three designs supplied by the instructor. All workshops run from 9AM- 5PM with an hour for lunch in the middle of the day.
1. Checks and Stenciled Branches (easiest)
2. Bowl of Fruit (medium difficulty)
3. Rufus Porter Scene (most difficult)
Materials Fee: $180 Paid at time of workshop. This covers a pre-primed, hemmed 2’ X 3’ heavyweight canvas floorcloth, enough paint for the entire project, brushes, transfer paper, templates and a paper palette.