In this ninety-minute workshop, learn the not-so-ancient art of gluing oversized photocopies to walls with artist and cartoonist Dana Jeri Maier. You will learn:
- How to go from an 8x10'' drawing to a large-scale, finished wheatpaste
- Where to buy materials for cheap
- Dana’s personal street art philosophy (yes, she does have one!)
All students will receive a limited-edition booklet by Dana containing wheatpasting resources and tips. Glue, brushes, and drawing materials will also be provided for in-class demonstrations, along with wine and snacks to get the creative juices flowing.
About your host, Dana Jeri Maier
Dana Jeri Maier (@danajerimaier) is an artist and cartoonist living in Washington, DC. She has exhibited widely throughout the DC metro area, including various street corners if you know where to look. You can see more of her art at danajerimaier.com. Her bi-weekly cartoon series, The Worried Well, can be seen on GoComics.