Do you want to have some fun with friends, learning to make art while enjoying a glass of wine. Join Cat Snapp, a local artist as she leads you through a short workshop to create block prints while enjoying a tasting of local wines.
Level: Beginner & up Ages: 21+ Join us for a beginner-friendly foam stamp workshop! In this two-hour beginner workshop, instructor Cat Snapp will guide you as you print your very own set of greeting cards with foam stamps! You will be able to bring a design of your own or use designs provided. You will learn how to design, cut, score, ink and print your design. You will be given tips and ideas that will help your project be a success! All materials for the workshop will be provided and you’ll leave with at least three printed greeting cards and envelopes and the know-how to do it all again at home! What you'll get (and keep): • 2 hours of personalized workshop instruction • Instructions print out • Mounted foam stamps of your own design • At least 3 printed greeting cards with envelopes • Sips + treats
MEET YOUR WORKSHOP INSTRUCTOR: Cat Snapp is the artist behind Cat Snapp Studio, a greeting card and paper goods studio in Everett, Washington. Cat Snapp Studio started in 2012 after Cat earned her MFA and BFA in Printmaking and began making blank journals and greeting cards as a fun side project. Her work has exhibited nationally and internationally and her works on paper are included in several public and private collections including the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art and the Rare Books & Texana Collection at the University of North Texas. Her work can be viewed in the publication 500 Handmade Books, Volume 2, by Lark Crafts. She has taught at all levels from university courses to kids’ summer camp classes. Her stationery designs are jam-packed with color and bold, wobbly hand-drawn imagery. They’re encouraging, funny and sincere. It’s her hope that by holding something tangible and handmade it highlights a moment in your day that doesn’t involve a screen. Because she puts love and joy and sweat and genuine excitement into everything she makes for Cat Snapp Studio, she hopes to foster handmade creativity in your DIY projects!