Sunday, July 01, 2018

My Next 52 Week Online Collage Workshop Starts Next Month

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My Next 52 Week Online Collage Workshop Starts Next Month
 I will  be starting a new year long online collage workshop next month. I have been doing these workshops since 2013 and it is always exciting to see everyone's progression as the course moves along. 
Space will be limited, so sign up early.  
A weekly project is a personal journey that can offer an opportunity for self-discovery and personal growth. This workshop is designed to improve your collage making skills through the use of principles and element of design, discovering new techniques and seeing others work in the course.      
This year long workshop will include weekly projects, online videos, artist interviews, a virtual classroom, personal feedback on each project and also a live critique via phone and more. During this year-long online collage workshop participants can work at their own pace while sharing their work with others in the group. Those taking the course will be presented with a weekly theme or technique to enhance artistic skills and help with overall technique and design skills, such as color and composition and basic principle of good design.

Some of the things featured in this workshop
  • weekly prompts and exercises
  • new downloadable video demos and content
  • ability to share your work with others in the group
  • personal feedback on each project
  • two online exhibits based on a title or theme
  • group mail art exchange
  • virtual online classroom
  • online art community 
  • live online demos
  • group collaborations and exchange
  • featured artists
  • downloadable e-book

Some projects featured include: Week 5: Exploring Color Relationships, Week 16: Kurt Schwitters Style Collage, Week 18: Creating A Montage Using Dry Glue Technique, Week 21: Art of DécollageWeek 38: Tarot Card Collage, Week 47: Picture Consequence Exchange and more.  

This new year long online workshop starts Saturday, August 18, 2018 and will continue through August 19, 2019The workshop is only $180. A basic material list will be provided after signing up.

Space is limited for this workshop, so sign up early.   
Randel Plowman received his M.F.A. in printmaking 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 The Paris ReviewHow Designmagazine, Artist Magazine and Somerset Studio. 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.  

Have a question or comment? Contact me at randelplowman@hotmail

One Year Online Collage Workshop 
Only $180

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Tell Me How You Feel / Limited Edition Artist Book

I've got a few more artist books available. These handmade books are 7" x 5"  and consist of 26 pages.  

Each book was created using a combination of archival inkjet and laser printers. This book is printed in a limited edition of 8. Each book has slight variations and is signed and numbered.    

Monday, December 18, 2017

Save $3 + Free Shipping On All 2018 Collage Calendars

2018 A Collage A Day Calendar
2018 A Collage A Day (Birds) Calendar


We only have a few more, A Collage A Day, calendars available. Save $3 and get FREE SHIPPING while they last. 



Each 5.5" x 8.5" calendar features twelve popular collage images from my, A Collage A Day blog and is printed on heavy premium matte finish photo paper using 8 color archival pigmented inks. The calendars are hand printed and assembled in a limited edition of 30 each, and come hand-signed with edition number and are joined together using a silver ball chain, with a connector that opens and closes to remove months. 
SOLD OUT

For more info click on the links above or go to: www.acollageaday.com
Happy Holiday!

Monday, December 04, 2017

Friday, December 01, 2017

Tell Me How You Feel


Tell Me How You Feel
handmade artist book
7" x 5" 26 pages 2017

This handmade artist book was created using a combination of archival inkjet and laser printers. This book is printed in a limited edition of 8. Each book has slight variations and is signed and numbered. 

$25 + FREE SHIPPING

Saturday, November 18, 2017

2018 A Collage A Day Birds Calendar

2018 A Collage A Day Birds Calendar

* limited edition of 30

* calendar is printed on premium matte finish 61 lb photo
paper using 8 color archival pigmented inks.

* a total of 14 pages make up each calendar including a page
that provides information about each image and is hand
signed with edition number.

* features twelve popular collage images.

* 5.5" x 8.5"

* the pages are joined together using a silver ball chain with
a connector that opens and closes to remove months or
to keep them all together.

*each calendar is shipped in a sturdy and secure cardboard mailer.


Reg. $25 NOW $22 + FREE SHIPPING
 Shipping outside the U.S. is $10 for first calendar an $5 for each additional calendar.

SOLD OUT
  
 

2018 A Collage A Day Calendar



2018 A Collage A Day Calendar

* limited edition of 30

* calendar is printed on premium matte finish 61 lb photo
paper using 8 color archival pigmented inks.

* a total of 14 pages make up each calendar including a page
that provides information about each image and is hand
signed with edition number.

* features twelve popular collage images.

* 5.5" x 8.5"

* the pages are joined together using a silver ball chain with
a connector that opens and closes to remove months or
to keep them all together.

*each calendar is shipped in a sturdy and secure cardboard mailer.


Reg. $25 NOW $22 + FREE SHIPPING
 Shipping outside the U.S. is $10 for first calendar an $5 for each additional calendar. 

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Monday, August 08, 2016

Conversations

Excited to be included in this group printmaking show! If you are in the Northern Kentucky area I hope that you can attend.
"Conversations, Curated by Andrea Knarr" opens Monday, August 22, 2016 at 9 a.m. in the Main Gallery and continues until Friday, September 16, 2016. This exhibtion will highlight 31 regional printmakers. The Main Gallery is located on the Third Floor of the Fine Arts Center at Northern Kentucky University. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. The night of the artist reception parking is avilable for free in parking lots I and D. Parking all other times is available for a small cost in the Welcome Center Garage. For more information contact David J. Knight at Knight@nku.edu or 859-572-5148.
https://www.facebook.com/events/186268075124037/

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Spinner

Spinner
collage on paper
12" x 10" 2015
Comes mounted in a 18" x 16 - 6 ply archival mat
Includes Free Shipping 
$95

Friday, April 01, 2016

The Doorway

The Doorway
collage on paper
12" x 10" 2015
Comes mounted in a 18" x 16 - 6 ply archival mat
Includes Free Shipping 
$95

Monday, August 17, 2015

New Approaches to Mixed Media Collage: 6 Week Online Workshop

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New Approaches to Mixed Media Collage: 6 Week Online Workshop 

Join artist and author Randel Plowman for a 6-week online collage workshop.
Beginning and advanced artists alike will benefit from this hands-on online workshop filled with downloadable projects and video demos, discussions about materials and techniques and more.  In addition to creating collages, participants will also learn about matting and framing their work. Those signing up for the course will also have the opportunity to participant in a theme-based online exhibition. An exhibition book will also be published that will include everyone’s work.
Everyone will be able to download projects and video demos to work on at their own convenience, share work and comment on others work on a private group site and read weekly interviews from other artists working in collage and more.

Workshop starts: September 12 and will run through October 24, 2015
Some of the things that will be featured in this course:

  •   8- online collage projects with downloadable video demos
  •   Overview of materials and tools
  •   Weekly artists interviews
  •   Ability to share your work with others taking the course
  •   Documenting your work: scanning, photographing and preparing your work for the web.
  •   Overview of matting and framing your art
  •   Optional one on one critiques via email
  •   Opportunity to participate in a theme-based online group collage exhibition which will include an optional book with everyone’s work and more.  
A material list will be sent a few weeks before the course starts and are typically kept to a minimum with basis art supplies. The cost for the 6 week online course is only $120.

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. He is currently working on a new book about collage.
For more information about this online course please contact me at: randelplowman@hotmail.com

The workshop is limited to 20 people, so sign up early.

Cost for entire six week course is $120