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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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Pathways and Wanderings

Pre-register for my new online workshop, Pathways and Wanderings!

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Storytelling with Collage

Here in my River Garden Studio Autumn has arrived and outside a storm is brewing and wind is scattering leaves everywhere… but not in my studio. Window light is ever present, always warming, always clear. This week I have been glowing in the excitement that Storytelling with Collage, Techniques for Layering Color and Texture, the book I have been working and dreaming about for the last few years has a cover design and has it’s…

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Bandon Beach Combing Workshop with Roxanne Evans Stout

Bandon Beach Combing Workshop with Roxanne Evans Stout, October 24, 2015 Creating a Hanging Mixed Media Book with Roxanne Evans Stout Saturday, October 24th 9:00 - 4:00 Cost: $90.00 including most materials See Roxanne’s blog here: http://rivergardenstudio.typepad.com And her Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/roxanne.evansstout

Bandon Beach Combing Workshop with Roxanne Evans Stout, October 24, 2015 Creating a Hanging Mixed Media Book with Roxanne Evans Stout Saturday, October 24th 9:00 - 4:00 Cost: $90.00 including most materials See Roxanne’s blog here: http://rivergardenstudio.typepad.com And her Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/roxanne.evansstout Bandon Beach Combing Workshop: Creating a Hanging Mixed Media Book with Roxanne Evans Stout on Saturday, October 24th from 9am–4pm, $90 inc. most materials.

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Finding magic

Where do you find magic? Or… does magic find you? When you open your arms wide to greet the day? (these two photographs are from Dayna Davidson Collins home, Alley Art Studio) When you sit on the ocean cliffs and watch the sunset? When you find a new collection… there is always sunlight somewhere. We found magic at this beach introduced to us by Holly (thank you) … the sea glass must have been a…

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Inspired by Nature

This post is devoted to my student’s artwork from this year. It is just a small sample but I wanted to show you some finished products of what we do in my workshops! Dayna’s Art Bundle It is just a small sample but I wanted to show you some finished products of what we do in my workshops! I have a Mixed Media Nature Journaling Workshop coming up at the end of August and these…

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A Case of Curiosities

A Case of Curiosities Mixed Media Retreat In The Land of Enchantment March 13th – March 19th 2016 Five days and six nights Join Seth Apter and Roxanne Evans Stout For a magical retreat in Taos, New Mexico At the Mabel Dodge Lodge Luhan House Imagine… each day awakening to a gourmet breakfast with creative souls and art lovers like yourself, and then immersing yourself into creating, playing, exploring and art making to your heart’s…

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