Inspiration Art Journal *OLD BOOKS* classes with Kisma

Hosted by The Artist Loft Studio (Costa Mesa Arts & Crafts Studio)

Public group
The Artist Loft Studio (Costa Mesa Arts & Crafts Studio)
The Artist Loft Studio (Costa Mesa Arts & Crafts Studio)
Public group

The Artist Loft Studio

2666 Harbor Blvd (upstairs inside ACE Hardware Store) · Costa Mesa, CA

How to find us

Upstairs, inside ACE hardware store, on Harbor Blvd between Adams and Mesa Verde

Location image of event venue


Inspiration Art Journal Classes
with Kisma


THE THIRD AND FOURTH THURSDAY OF EACH MONTH will focus on re-purposed old books to create artsy, collage-style art journals.

Here is a peek at the re-purposed old books class:

The cost for these classes is:
$20 with your own book and supplies OR
$25 with your own book, using Kisma's supplies OR
$30 which includes an old book to re-purpose and the use of Kisma's supplies (this option until books run out)

The class is heavy collage work. You are invited to bring a magazine you don't mind tearing up. The Studio also has magazines for us to use and there is also a Sharing Box.

Our agenda for THIS FIRST CLASS:

1. How to prepare an old book
2. Our first journal page (see photo above)

**This first class Kisma will share focal points with you for FREE!**

***Special items you might want to bring: tea-died cheesecloth or muslin fabric for curtains, 2 buttons for curtains (optional).***

The supplies for this class:
-Old book in fair condition with sewn signatures (not glued, not glossy pages)
-Mod Podge - (matte or glossy)
- 1-inch craft brush for Mod Podge only
-Stabilo graphite pencil

The following are supplies you will use at some point, just NOT this first class.
-White gesso & 1-inch craft brush for gesso only
- Watercolors & brush
-White paint pen (poscha)
-Markers, charcoal pencil (optional, but recommended)

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Special events will be scheduled when a 5th Thursday falls in a month. These include: handmade art journals, encaustic painting, Little Book of Whispers Art Journal, Tags & Cards for our Journals, Challenges, and more.

Questions: 949+302+2754

Kisma is a Therapeutic Art Life Coach mixed media artist on a mission to help you infuse the magic of art into your life from Art Journal to Canvas. Together, you will create art that soothes the soul and makes the heart sing, each piece layered with personal messages and insights.

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