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Papercutting Class (2) with Karen Schloss
9 March 2020 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm UTC+0
- Start 2 Mar 2020
- End 23 Mar 2020
- 4 sessions:
- 1. 02 Mar 2020, 7:30 PM 9:00 PM (EST)
- 2. 09 Mar 2020, 7:30 PM 9:00 PM (EDT)
- 3. 16 Mar 2020, 7:30 PM 9:00 PM (EDT)
- 4. 23 Mar 2020, 7:30 PM 9:00 PM (EDT)
- Place Cheltenham Adult School, Cheltenham HS, Wyncote, PA
Karen Shain Schloss is teaching a Papercutting Class at Cheltenham Adult School in Wyncote PA, on four Monday nights in March, the 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd, 2020 (7:30-9:00 pm). The class is open to any skill level; it starts with an overview of multicultural traditions, ancient to contemporary.
The class is specifically knife- cutting (X-Acto). Bring an X-acto knife and #11 blades, a self-healing plastic cutting mat and a pencil. For more information, see http://cheltenhamtownshipadultschool.org, 215-887-1720
Karen Shain Schloss is a calligrapher, graphic designer, and cut paper artist. Using calligraphy and the traditional medium of cut paper she creates intricate designs for life cycle pieces, family trees, and ketubot (marriage documents). She calligraphs formal testimonials and documents for business and industry, as well as songs and poems for friends and lovers. Karen has created designs for religious institutions and has been commissioned to create artwork for major installations in synagogues and schools. She is a Founding Member of the Guild of American Papercutters and a lifelong member of the Philadelphia Calligraphers Society and a member of the American Guild of Judaic Artists. To see more of her work: http://calligraphicsgallery.com/