Friday, September 19, 2014

Pin Wheels and Cubes

Pin Wheels and Cubes
collage on paper
6.25” X 4.25” 2014

Last day to sign up for The Art of Collage


I will be starting a NEW online collage workshop on September 20. Reserve your spot now by signing up early.

Join artist and author Randel Plowman for his second 8-week online collage workshop for both beginner and advanced artist. During this course participants will create work using various tools and techniques for collage. Those signing up for the course will be able to watch exclusive live video demos, share their work with others on a group site, download source material to use in their own work and read interviews of artist who work in the medium of collage. 
 
Here are just a few things that we will be doing during this course:
·      Exploring different ways to create patterned paper to use in collage
·      Keeping a daily collage journal
·      Understanding and using the principles and elements of design to make more effective collages 
·      Using various themes throughout the course to create new work (one each week of the course)
·      Video demos on how to mat and frame your work
·      Tips and tutorials on scanning and photographing your art
·      Tutorials on setting up your own collage art blog   
·      An artist exchange and collaboration
·      Overview of various materials and mediums that one can use
·      Working with various transfer techniques
The course will start Sept. 20 and runs through Nov.15
The cost of the entire 8-week course is $120 

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Things you must have when taking this online course
  • Computer
  • Internet connection
  • Scanner or digital camera
  • Some skills using social media tools such as Facebook.
Video demonstrations will be broadcast each Saturday at 2pm est and will also be available to watch anytime after that on the course website. 
A complete list of materials will be sent to you after signing up for the course.
Randel Plowman received his M.F.A. from University of Wisconsin-Madison and his B.F.A. from Northern Kentucky University. He has exhibited in solo and juried exhibitions throughout the United States; in addition, his work appears in many public and private collections in North America and abroad, his work has been cited in numerous publications, including The New York Times and USA Today; been featured in How Design magazine, Artist Magazine, Somerset Studio and Studio Apprentice. He is the author of two books, Masters: Collage, and The Collage Workbook: How To Get Started And Stay Inspired, voted Best Art Instruction Book of 2012 by the Library Journal. 
For more information about this online course please contact me at: randelplowman@hotmail.com
$120 for full 8-week course.

A complete list of materials will be sent to you after signing up for the course.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Access

Access
collage on paper
6.25” x 4.25” 2014
$45 

Monday, March 31, 2014

Experiments In Collage V



Experiments In Collage V:  A six-week online course taught by Randel Plowman.
  Collage is the art of taking something old and making it new. Through fragmenting, combining, and recontextualizing, images can be transformed and given new meaning. The goal of this online course is to familiarize participants with various techniques and approaches to creating successful collages. This six-week course includes 8 projects with online studio demonstrations using various techniques. Those signing up can watch exclusive online videos, share their work on the group site and comment on others work. Space is limited for each session so sign up early.                                    
The course will start April 26 and runs through June 7th
The cost for the entire six-week course is $120. 
Things you must have when taking this online course
  • computer
  • image editing software such as Photoshop or GIMP. (GIMP is a free download for Mac and Windows computers.
  • internet connection
  • scanner or digital camera
  • inkjet printer
  • some skills using social media tools such as Facebook etc.

Please click on image to enlarge

  Video demonstrations will be broadcast each Saturday at 2pm est and will also be available to watch anytime after that on the course website.  
A complete list of materials will be sent to you after signing up for the course.
  Randel Plowman received his B.F.A. from Northern Kentucky University and his M.F.A. from University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has exhibited in solo and juried exhibitions throughout the United States; in addition, his work appears in many public and private collections in North America and abroad, his work has been cited in numerous publications, including The New York Times and USA Today; been featured in How Design magazine, Artist Magazine, Somerset Studio and Studio Apprentice. He is the author of two books, Masters: Collage, and The Collage Workbook: How To Get Started And Stay Inspired, voted Best Art Instruction Book of 2012 by the Library Journal. 
For more information about this online course please contact me at: randelplowman@hotmail.com
$120 for full 6-week course.
This session is full. Please inquire about upcoming workshops 

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Flamingo

Flamingo
collage on paper
8" x 7" 03/25/14
Comes mounted in a 13" x 12" archival mat. 
SOLD

Saturday, March 22, 2014

How To Skip

How To Skip
collage on paper
8" x 7" 03/22/14
Comes mounted in a 13" x 12" archival mat. 
SOLD

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Experiments In Collage IV: A Six Week Online Course

Experiments In Collage:  A six-week online course taught by Randel Plowman.
  Collage is the art of taking something old and making it new. Through fragmenting, combining, and recontextualizing, images can be transformed and given new meaning. The goal of this online course is to familiarize participants with various techniques and approaches to creating successful collages. This six-week course includes 8 projects with online studio demonstrations using various techniques. Those signing up can watch exclusive online videos, share their work on the group site and comment on others work. Space is limited for each session so sign up early.                                    
The course will start March 1st and runs through April 12th 
The cost for the entire six-week course is $120. 
Things you must have when taking this online course
  • computer
  • image editing software such as Photoshop or GIMP. (GIMP is a free download for Mac and Windows computers.
  • internet connection
  • scanner or digital camera
  • inkjet printer
  • some skills using social media tools such as Facebook and Flickr etc.

Please click on image to enlarge

  Video demonstrations will be broadcast each Saturday at 2pm est and will also be available to watch anytime after that on the course website.  
A complete list of materials will be sent to you after signing up for the course.
  Randel Plowman received his B.F.A. from Northern Kentucky University and his M.F.A. from University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has exhibited in solo and juried exhibitions throughout the United States; in addition, his work appears in many public and private collections in North America and abroad, his work has been cited in numerous publications, including The New York Times and USA Today; been featured in How Design magazine, Artist Magazine, Somerset Studio and Studio Apprentice. He is the author of two books, Masters: Collage, and The Collage Workbook: How To Get Started And Stay Inspired, voted Best Art Instruction Book of 2012 by the Library Journal. 
For more information about this online course please contact me at: randelplowman@hotmail.com
$120 for full 6-week course.

A complete list of materials will be sent to you after signing up for the course.

This session is full. Please check back for more upcoming workshops

Everywhere And In Between

Everywhere And In Between
collage on paper
6.75" x  5.75" 01/30/14
SOLD

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Monday, September 30, 2013

Experiments In Collage | Online Collage Course

I will be conducting another 6 week collage workshop beginning October 19th and running through November 30th. Sign up soon because the course fills quickly. Enrollment is limited.

Experiments In Collage:  A six -week online course taught by Randel Plowman.
Collage is the art of taking something old and making it new. Through fragmenting, combining, and recontextualizing, images can be transformed and given new meaning. The goal of this online course is to familiarize participants with various techniques and approaches to creating successful collages. This six-week course includes 8 projects with online studio demonstrations using various techniques. Those signing up can watch exclusive online videos, share their work on the group site and comment on others work. Space is limited for each session so sign up early.                                    
The course will start October 19th and run through November 30th
The cost for the entire six-week course is $120
Things you must have when taking this online course
  • computer
  • image editing software such as Photoshop or GIMP. (GIMP is a free download for Mac and Windows computers.
  • internet connection
  • scanner or digital camera
  • inkjet printer
  • some skills using social media tools such as Facebook and Flickr etc.

Please click on image to enlarge

Live video demonstrations will be broadcast each Saturday at 1pm cst and will also be available to watch anytime after that on the course website. 
A complete list of materials will be sent to you after signing up for the course.
Randel Plowman received his B.F.A. from Northern Kentucky University and his M.F.A. from University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has exhibited in solo and juried exhibitions throughout the United States; in addition, his work appears in many public and private collections in North America and abroad, his work has been cited in numerous publications, including The New York Times and USA Today; been featured in How Design magazine, Artist Magazine, Somerset Studio and Studio Apprentice. He is the author of two books, Masters: Collage, and The Collage Workbook: How To Get Started And Stay Inspired, voted Best Art Instruction Book of 2012 by the Library Journal. 
For more information about this online course please contact me at: randelplowman@hotmail.com
$120 for full 6-week course.
A complete list of materials will be sent to you after signing up for the course.

This session has already filled. Please check back for more workshops at a later date.