Trans-Pecos Festival Workshop, MARFA, TX

Friday, September 30, 2022, 7:00:00 PM UTC

El Cosmico, South Highland Avenue, Marfa, TX, USA

Marbling at El Cosmico, Marfa

In this workshop students will be introduced to the ancient art of water marbling- a centuries old mono-printing process that involves floating pigments on the surface of specially treated water. Austin artist Mercedez Rex, will cover a brief history of the craft and guide participants through how to achieve specific patterns using various tools. Each participant will have their own marbling vat and time to practice learned techniques and color combinations on both paper and silk textiles.

Tickets to the festival need to be purchased in order to take this workshop.

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