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Get On the Same Page With Central Art’s Altered Book Class

Central Art Supply Making & Altering Books with Gayla Snow


NEW Classes! Making & Altering Books with Gayla Snow

Learn the ever-popular art of altering, re-imagining, and repurposing your very own books to give them a fun and beautiful twist using mixed media techniques.


From unique bindings to page-dyeing, Gayla will guide you through multiple projects in a series of different classes designed to spark creativity and help you to master the basics of book making.


Classes begin July 26, 2019! For a full schedule of Gayla’s classes including dates, times, and pricing, click the link below to visit Central Art’s Events & Classes page.


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My New Website

I am thrilled to announce that My New Website is Now Launched!! And I would really love for you to visit me there… My incredible website designer is Cheryl Stockton from Stockshot Studio. She’s been so wonderful to work with! My River Garden Studio blog will stay up, so you can still see all my posts… but I will be writing on the new blog from now on my website.

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Wildland Creatures, New Stencil Designs

I am excited to announce the Release of my New Stencil Designs…for StencilGirl! Let me tell you a little about them… My Wildland Creatures are a part of a new series that include the birds, fish and animals that I love to watch and include in my artwork. I hope that you will love to use my new designs in your art as well! These animals are a part of my life in the Pacific…

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That Time In Between

Mandala with Blessing Sticks from Art Unraveled… These are the days between midsummer and late summer. Here in my perch above the Klamath River the flowers are reaching as tall as they can before they go to seed. I am nestling in the way I always do after I travel… especially when I teach. I have been to Colorado where I taught with my dear friend Leslie Marsh in the vacation home of my other…

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To Find Your Art

Summer days, mornings filled with wonder. Sleepy afternoons, daydreams with wings and stars that smile. I awake each day to find my art, to hold on to it and then let it go. To find myself, and then relax into being who I am. This is what I am learning.

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Summer Bundle Sale

Due to popular demand my June Bundle Sale is now a Summer Bundle Sale!! Because my two online workshops The Thread That Weaves and Nature Journaling compliment each other so delightfully… I’m offering a bundle discount so you can enjoy both! Bundled Workshop Price:$106.00 (Your savings is $50.00) Videos and blog posts will guide you through each project, with space to share and communicate with me and fellow classmates. You will love these workshops! Student…

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A Case of Curiosities in Taos, New Mexico

A few days ago I returned from an amazing retreat that I taught with Seth Apter from The Altered Page. I’m still basking in the glow of Taos and the Mabel Dodge Luhan House where our retreat was held. From the first moment we arrived there was magic. We all noticed it, Seth and I, our students, and even the staff. They said that we brought an alchemy to the house. We were enchanted. I…

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Crystal River Book Arts

Crystal River Book Arts June 24th-26th 2016 Redstone, Colorado $450 Three days of ecodyeing, stitching, collaging and being pampered with Roxanne Evans Stout and Leslie Marsh at the beautiful Redstone, Colorado, home of Laura Roberts, (also known as Hasty Pearl)! With Leslie, students will learn to ecodye – coaxing beautiful prints onto paper and fabric for their books using leaves, heat and water. They will bind the fruit of their efforts into a wrapped felt…

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Workshop and Event Schedule for 2016

Storytelling with Collage by Roxanne Evans Stout This is one of my brand new pieces made just for this book! You can see it pictured behind the original piece. Now available to order!! Here: Amazon And here: Cloth Paper Scissors Shop And here: Northlight Shop ………….. My Online Workshops Registration is Open! Join Me and Be Inspired for: Pathways and Wanderings …….. The Thread That Weaves …….. Nature Journaling We are currently working on bundling…

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Winter Days, Moonlit Nights

These days are cold and white… A perfect time for working in my studio and window watching. In the winter we have more birds than ever visit our feeders, the jays and song birds, the quail and woodpeckers. Small and large birds all together in the maple tree out front with the frozen river and snowy fields beyond. And seeds hang on to their branches… their time to fly is not here yet. And on…

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