Gelli Printmaking (Ages 6-10) PM
with Mel Kolstad
Week 5: August 23, 2021-August 27, 2021 (5 session)
Time: Daily, Monday through Friday @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cost: FEB-MARCH: $145 + SUPPLIES, APRIL: $155 + SUPPLIES, MAY-AUG: $160 + $15 SUPPLIES per student | Members receive a $10 discount.
Supply Cost: $15
Capacity: 10 students
Gelli printmaking - ever wonder how to make prints using a silicone plate? Easy peasy! We'll be using our hands, stencils, masks, collage bits, and lots of texture to make really cool prints with acrylic paints!
Mel Kolstad is an artist, speaker, instructor and arts advocate who makes her home in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. She is a printmaker, collagist, and papermaker, specializing in large series of tiny art.
She is also delighted to be a member of Wisconsin Visual Artists – Northeast Chapter; ArtSpace Collective in Oshkosh; Thelma Visual Arts in Fond du Lac; Free Range Art in Grafton; Open Door Artists in Fond du Lac; Wisconsin Designer Crafts Council; a Certified Papermaker for Arnold Grummer, Inc.; and volunteer curator for the Langdon Divers Gallery, located inside the Fond du Lac Public Library. She is honored to have been one of the 15 TEDxFonddulac speakers of the class of ’18, where she gave a talk about her artwork.
Mel has participated in many artist residencies throughout schools and galleries in Wisconsin and also teaches various classes around the state, and has exhibited in many solo exhibits in the Fox Cities and Northern Wisconsin. You can find her at melkolstad.com and on Instagram at @melkolstadart.