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Poets + Misfits Live Art Workshop with Jeanne Oliver


Workshop Details

Join me in my studio for a two-day workshop all about journal making, fabric dying, stitching, creating small compositions and mounting them on wood, mark making on vellum, newsprint and vintage ephemera and working on wood substrates to create collage, plaster and plexiglass works of art.

Through layers and texture, we will create large and small bodies of work. Each piece will build upon each other and by the end of the workshop, you will have dyed fibers, stitched fabric and art collage pieces, a handmade journal full of your marks, and an abstract piece created with plaster, stitches, layers, paint, marks, and collage.

Find your authentic marks through your art and explore new ways to bring those marks to life.

Come and create in our beautiful studio where all supplies will be provided. You will enjoy a creative experience that promises to capture your attention through art, learning, beauty, nature and gorgeous food. Our hope is that you leave inspired and renewed.


-two-day art instruction with Jeanne Oliver
-welcome gifts
-welcome mimosas and light snack
-a beautiful lunch each day
-afternoon dessert
-a light-filled studio with plenty of room to create
-quiet places to explore, hike and create
-supplies included

*Lodging is not included but recommendations are available upon request.

Workshop Schedule

9:30 The studio will open
10:00 The workshop will begin with Jeanne Oliver
12:00 A beautiful Lunch will be served
2:00 Afternoon dessert
4:30 The workshop will end
5:00 Group dinner at a local restaurant (not included in the price of the workshop)

Poets + Misfits at The Jeanne Oliver Studio

Castle Rock, CO | March 25th-26th, 2022

Our Focus

  • Natural paper and fabric dyeing technique
  • Journal Making
  • How to pull your palette together for a project
  • Hand lettering, poetry and lyrics in your work
  • Creating collage pieces with torn art
  • Mark making with stitching
  • Introducing wood-burning into your work
  • Create patterned paper with gelli plates
  • Mark making on vellum, newsprint and vintage ephemera
  • Create abstract works on wood panels and paper
  • Working with raw canvas, layers, abstract marks and more


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Dyed + Stitched with Jeanne Oliver

Poets + Misfits an Art Workshop at The Jeanne Oliver Studio

Castle Rock, CO | March 25th-26th, 2022

Our studio is light-filled and surrounded by wooded property that lends itself to exploring, creating and relaxing. You will have opportunities during the workshop to also make your way through some of our wooded paths and find a spot to create. It is our heart’s desire that your time at our home, land and studio leaves you feeling rested and inspired.

While you are in the area we will make sure to point you in the right direction to all of our favorite restaurants, hiking spots, and antique stores. Our town has been ranked one of the best towns in America and we have to agree. I suggest you stay a few extra days to enjoy the beauty of Colorado! Space is limited. If you have any questions please Contact Us.

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Thank you for the honor of standing beside you as you nurture your creative life! If you have any questions please Contact Us.
Payment plans are also available upon purchase. Please choose upon checkout.

This workshop is not refundable  - You may transfer this workshop to another person if you can't attend.  If there is a waitlist we will connect you with the next person on the list.  Once transferred or sold, your reserved spot will be removed.  If we cancel this workshop you will be refunded.

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