Free Public Charter School, Fine and Performing Arts integrated with Core Academics
The Capitol Encore Academy will develop artists who inspire others with principles of design and artful thinking through the integration of academic excellence, virtuous character and disciplined artistry.
If you miss making art with Mrs. Brownlee, join her upcoming youth workshop through Cape Fear Botanical Garden, where she is artist-in-residence for the next several weeks. August 10th, 9am-12pm: Papermaking & Pulp Printing for kids.
In this workshop, children will learn the history of papermaking and create their own handmade paper from plants and rags. They will also experiment with pulp painting and be able to keep their creations. Children may also chose to have their creation included in an art display at the Gard
Local artist, Trish Brownlee, will serve as Artist-in-Residence at Cape Fear Botanical Garden during select dates from July 25-August 9th. Guests and members are welcome to visit with Trish as she creates paper from garden plants and other materials through traditional papermaking process, using a rare portable Hollander Beater. An exhibit displaying the work she creates will open with a reception on August 18, 5:30pm-8pm. The exhibit will be on display through the end of August.
Join Trish by the Cyprus Pond in the Garden