Create a set of 4 postcards to swap & save with Chapel Hill based illustrator Kristen Solecki. You'll learn foundations of loose and simple portrait drawing as well as honor fierce and fabulous women. Ink, brushes, watercolor paper, colored pencils will be provided by students are welcome to bring additional materials and a photos to inspire them.
earned her degree in illustration from Philadelphia’s University of the Arts, and has worked with a variety of clients to create editorial illustrations, book cover art and illustrations, marketing materials, paintings, and other projects.
When she’s not doing client work, Solecki exhibits her art in galleries around the country, teaches workshops, and curates exhibitions. She is always on the lookout for out-of-the-box projects that use illustration in new and unique ways.
This class is held at Gather Studios in downtown Cary, NC at 417 Kildaire Farm Road on Thursday November 7th, at 6:30pm. Space is limited. All classes at Gather have the option of buying a salad from a nearby shop. Snacks and tea are provided and BYOB is always encouraged. Gather is an intimate, serene and cozy space with a mission to help others discover and create a beautiful, inspired life through community, conversation and design.
In addition to a classroom, Gather is also a shared office & coworking space, an event venue and an online shop & showroom featuring goods from emerging makers as well as Gather’s own line Gather Goods Co. During the class, students receive time to shop & 20% off all purchases as well. You can find more information at www.gathergoodsco.com