This lab offers an introduction to processes of canvas fabrication.
Painter Rea Burton will guide participants through the process of stretching and preparing canvas for painting, with a focussed discussion on the history and conceptual weighting of painting substrates.
Participants will fabricate and keep a finished canvas, using a range of techniques. Materials will be provided by The Kit.
Prepare and stretch a canvas ready for use
The Canvas Fabrication Skills Lab is suitable for early stage artists pursuing a painting practice or those wishing to refresh this.
Rea Burton (Ngāti Tūwharetoa, Pākehā) is an artist based in Tāmaki Makaurau . She holds an MFA Elam School of Fine Arts (2019) and regularly exhibits nationally and internationally.
Maximum Participants: 10
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