Instructor: Jessie Hedden

A bit about me: Jessie Hedden is a painter and sculptor who works with abstract and representational imagery, basing both approaches on direct observation. Dynamic composition, luminous color, and the formal elements are central to her work. Hedden has a BA from Hampshire College and a Masters in Fine Arts from the University of Washington. Her awards include a Rasmuson grant and two All Alaska Juried awards from the Anchorage Museum. She has been a faculty member at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks since 2000. Jessie lives in Fairbanks with her husband, fellow artist David Mollett and their son Blake.

Drawing and Collage

Grades: 5-9

Dates: February 2 - February 23

Meeting Times: Thursdays, 2 PM - 3:30 PM - This class is now cancelled. Please contact Summer Sessions for details.

Location: Raven Homeschool, 4762 Old Airport Rd, Fairbanks

Cost: $195

Description: Draw, paint, assemble, and collage in this multi-media art workshop! Students will take inspiration from an assortment of still life subjects set up in the classroom and explore a variety of art mediums. This workshop will help students develop their technical skills and eye for design. Learn about historical and contemporary artists who use these very skills and techniques. All are welcome, with or without prior drawing or collage experience.