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jt   Explore composition and the creation of a personal visual vocabulary with internationally-known artist, Jonathan Talbot. Enjoy opportunities for new spontaneity as you learn his exciting collage technique that eliminates liquid adhesives from the collage-making process. Other subjects covered include the"paperless" transfer of printed and photocopied images, tissue overlays, permanency of materials, preparation of substrates, sources of tools and materials, presentation and framing of finished works, and more. The Morris Museum of Arts and Sciences, Marlboro College, The New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, The Cape Cod Museum of Art, Kansas State University, The Connecticut Graphic Arts Center, Sacred Heart University, The Mendocino Art Center, Mesa State College, Esalen, The Ohio Watercolor Society, The Indiana Arts Education Association, The Beaufort Art Association, and Mutual Benefit Life, Inc. are just some of the many organizations which have hosted past Talbot Workshops, Demonstrations, and Presentations.

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Warwick, NY
Collage Techniques & Creative Exploration 2014
Warwick, NY
5-Day Collage Intensive
Cochrane, AB
5-Day Collage Intensive
Warwick, NY
4-Day Collage Intensive
Gloucester, MA
Collage Techniques & Creative Exploration - 5-Day Extended Version

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"I just wanted to write to thank you for a wonderful experience in the Collage Workshop. It opened up many doors and exposed me to endless possibilities. The adhesion technique is exactly what I have needed; not just for production, but as a means to explore and experiment..."
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"WOW! I want to express my sincere and complete gratitude for all that I learned from you at this weekend's workshop..."
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"I’m so very excited and alive with what has opened up in me since your workshop. It was truly a life changing experience....
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"I just wanted you to know that you have made a huge difference in someone's life and she's a better artist and a better person for it."
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talbot studio picturecrystal ball Saturday, March 22nd & Sunday, March 23rd, 2014. The Artist's Studio - WARWICK, NY: COLLAGE TECHNIQUES & CREATIVE EXPLORATION 2014 Enjoy new opportunities for spontaneity as you learn how to eliminate liquid adhesives from the collage-assembly process. Other subjects to be covered include "Getting Started," Accessing our Creative Energies, "Paperless" Transfer of Printed and Photocopied Images, Preserving Found Materials, Preparation of Substrates, Sources of Tools and Materials, Presentation and Framing of Finished Works, and more (some of this workshop's specific goals will be determined by the participants at the beginning of the workshop). Hours: 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM. Workshop Fee: $300. Includes all materials, a free copy of "Collage: A New Approach," access to all tools in the studio, and continental breakfast, full lunch, & refreshments each day. Registrations will be honored in the order in which they are received. Limited to 8 participants. Please read this note about studio workshops. To register for this workshop on-line Click Here. To register by phone call Jonathan at 845-258-4620 (east coast hours please). For accommodations information Click Here. For travel directions Click Here.

red ball ornament Monday, May 5th thru Friday, May 9th, 2014.The Artist's Studio - WARWICK, NY: 5-DAY COLLAGE INTENSIVE: New Approaches, Techniques, and Implications. During this workshop in the artist's studio we will create an intentional artistic community in which we will all learn from one another. As we explore composition and refine our personal visual vocabularies we will reflect on past successes and failures, revise our individual goals, and plan future projects. ///// Together we will discover new perspectives which will allow us to see our works and their evolution more clearly. From the formulating of group goals to the collecting of works for a final critique, this five-day intensive will be filled with challenging activities designed to increase our technical knowledge, broaden the scope of our vision, and empower our creative inspiration as we produce exciting new works. By examining our responses to a variety of mediums we will find new insights into our individual creative efforts. ///// Subjects for investigation include Acquiring Visual Language Skills, Collage without Liquid Adhesives, Color Theory, The Grammar of Visual Language, Paperless Image Transfer, The Mathematics of Composition, Making Prints from Paintings & Collages, Finding the Muse, The Artist and Society, Framing and Presentation of Finished Works, Finding Exhibition Opportunities, and more. (some of this workshop's specific goals will be determined by the participants at the beginning of the workshop). Hours: 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM. Workshop Fee: $625. Includes all materials and free copies of "Collage: A New Approach" and "Acrylic Image Transfer: A Handbook for Artists." Also included are access to all tools in the studio and continental breakfast, full lunch, & refreshments each day. Registrations will be honored in the order in which they are received. Limited to 6 participants. Please read this note about studio workshops. To register for this workshop on-line Click Here. To register by phone call Jonathan at 845-258-4620 (east coast hours please). For accommodations information Click Here. For travel directions Click Here.

river rock logored ball ornament Monday, July 28th thru Friday, August 1st, 2014. RIVER ROCK STUDIO, COCHRANE, ALBERTA, CANADA: 5-DAY COLLAGE INTENSIVE: New Approaches, Techniques, and Implications. At the invitation of Ursula Reynolds, Director of River Rock Studio, I will be returning to this beautiful location in a rural setting between Calgary and Banff to present a five day collage workshop. During this workshop we will create an intentional artistic community in which we will all learn from one another. As we explore composition and refine our personal visual vocabularies we will reflect on past successes and failures, revise our individual goals, and make concrete and specific plans for future projects. ///// Together we will discover new perspectives which will allow us to see our works and their evolution more clearly. From the formulating of group goals to the collecting of works for a final critique, this five-day intensive will be filled with challenging activities designed to increase our technical knowledge, broaden the scope of our vision, and empower our creative inspiration as we produce exciting new works. By examining our responses to a variety of mediums we will find new insights into our individual creative efforts. ///// Subjects for investigation include Acquiring Visual Language Skills, Collage without Liquid Adhesives, Color Theory, The Grammar of Visual Language, Paperless Image Transfer, The Mathematics of Composition, Making Prints from Paintings & Collages, Finding the Muse, The Artist and Society, Framing and Presentation of Finished Works, and more. ///// Limited to 12 participants To register, visit the River Rock Studio website at riverrockstudio.com ///// If you have questions call Jonathan Talbot at 845-258-4620.

talbot studio picturered ball ornament Tuesday, August 12th thru Friday, August 15th, 2014. The Artist's Studio - WARWICK, NY: 4-DAY COLLAGE INTENSIVE: New Approaches, Techniques, and Implications. During this workshop in the artist's studio we will create an intentional artistic community in which we will all learn from one another. As we explore composition and refine our personal visual vocabularies we will reflect on past successes and failures, revise our individual goals, and plan future projects. ///// Together we will discover new perspectives which will allow us to see our works and their evolution more clearly. From the formulating of group goals to the collecting of works for a final critique, this four-day intensive will be filled with challenging activities designed to increase our technical knowledge, broaden the scope of our vision, and empower our creative inspiration as we produce exciting new works. By examining our responses to a variety of mediums we will find new insights into our individual creative efforts. ///// Subjects for investigation include Acquiring Visual Language Skills, Collage without Liquid Adhesives, Color Theory, Paperless Image Transfer, The Mathematics of Composition, Making Prints from Paintings & Collages, Finding the Muse, The Artist and Society, Framing and Presentation of Finished Works, Finding Exhibition Opportunities, and more. (some of this workshop's specific goals will be determined by the participants at the beginning of the workshop). Hours: 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM. Workshop Fee: $500. Includes all materials and free copies of "Collage: A New Approach" and "Acrylic Image Transfer: A Handbook for Artists." Also included are access to all tools in the studio and continental breakfast, full lunch, & refreshments each day. Registrations will be honored in the order in which they are received. Limited to 6 participants. Please read this note about studio workshops. To register for this workshop on-line Click Here. To register by phone call Jonathan at 845-258-4620 (east coast hours please). For accommodations information Click Here. For travel directions Click Here.

crystal ball Monday, October 6th thru Friday, October 10, 2014. NORTHEAST ART WORKSHOPS & RETREATS, GLOUCESTER, MA: COLLAGE TECHNIQUES & CREATIVE EXPLORATION 2014 - 5-DAY EXTENDED VERSION, Visit beautiful Cape Ann and enjoy new opportunities for spontaneity as you learn how to eliminate liquid adhesives from the collage-assembly process. Other subjects to be covered include "Getting Started," Accessing our Creative Energies, Composition, "Paperless" Transfer of Printed and Photocopied Images, Preserving Found Materials, Preparation of Substrates, Sources of Tools and Materials, Presentation and Framing of Finished Works, and more (some of this workshop's specific goals will be determined by the participants). We will also consider making plans for future projects, finding exhibition opportunities, and expaning our opportunities for art networking. Includes materials, a free copy of "Collage: A New Approach," and refreshments each day. Workshop fee: $575. To register for this workshop, or for additional information, visit the Northeast Art Workshops & Retreats website at northeastartworkshops.com /////If you have questions call Jonathan Talbot at 845-258-4620

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"I can't tell you how significant that workshop experience was for me. It really helped to put me on a far better path than the one I was traveling. My work is so much better, freer and more confident.
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"Thank you for the outstanding presentation and workshop, "Collage: Medium and Metaphor," you held at Kansas State University..."
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This page last updated April 28, 2014