Sat, Jan 08|
Similar to the patterns found in smooth marble stone, the ancient art of marbling uses paints suspended on the surface of thickened water to create multi-colored patterns.
Date + Time
Jan 08, 2022, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Cleveland, 1754 E 47th St, Cleveland, OH 44103, USA
During this workshop, you will learn traditional and contemporary paper marbling which involve the use of a variety of tools and substances to manipulate ink to create patterns that are transferred on paper. By the end of this workshop, you will have a stunning set of marbled papers and the confidence to continue marbling on your own.
(1979, Cleveland, OH) Jenniffer Omaitz lives and works out of her studio in Kent, OH. She holds an M.F.A. in painting from Kent State University and a B.F.A. in painting from the Cleveland Institute of Art. Omaitz is an Abstract Painter and Installation artist with a practice that spans over 18 years. In 2016, Omaitz started JC Marbling after 14 months of independent research and experimentation with the process.
JC Marbling & Book Arts was founded to pursue the practice of marbling, book arts, and as a teaching outreach for the craft of marbling. She currently sells her handmade books and cards at the Morgan Paper Conservatory, BayArts in Bay Village, Ohio; Uncommon Art in Hudson and Heights Arts in Cleveland.