Silk Painting Explorations: Creating Gift Bags with Ann Pervinkler

  • 05 May 2024
  • 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Downtown Art Center, Orange Room, 1041 Nuuanu Ave., Second Floor, Honolulu, HI 96817
  • 3



Register Online Now through April 28, 2024.

Join us for Silk Painting Explorations: Creating Gift Bags with Ann Pervinkler

Create three beautiful silk gift bags while learning basic silk painting techniques of stretching the silk into a frame and painting the silk using wet-on-wet, wet-on-dry, and layered lines. Our color palettes will be Rainbow Shower Tree and Waimanalo Blues. We will sew the silk into a bags using a very simple and speedy technique!

The supply fee of $20 includes the silk handkerchiefs, silk paint and rayon ribbon. The supply fee is payable to the instructor on the first day of class. All painting and sewing supplies are provided. This is a beginner level class, no painting or sewing experience is required.

Painting a Silk Bag - wet on wet process

What to bring:
  • $20 Supply fee
  • Small Scissors
  • Snack and beverage
  • Wear or bring a paint shirt or apron

Pictured, wet on wet

Instructor Bio

Fiber artist for over 50 years, a life long journey in theatre costume design, silk painting, clothing design, weaving and wall art. Painted silk pillows and scarves and clothing canbe viewed on my Etsy shop: AnnsSilksOfHawaii


Hawaiʻi Handweavers' Hui members receive a discounted class fee. If you are interested in becoming a member please click HERE

This class is open to adults. Those registering for a Hawaiʻi Handweavers’ Hui class may add one guest based on availability.

We require a minimum of three participants for each class. A full refund will be issued to those registered, if class is cancelled by Hawaiʻi Handweavers’ Hui. Refunds for class registration cancellation by participant will be issued in full only if the cancellation is made more than 14 days before the class begins.

MAP Downtown Art Center Parking, Enter the Chinatown Gateway Garage from Bethel Street. Weekday rate: $3.00 for two hours, $1.50 for each additional 30 minutes. All-day weekday pass: $10.00 (park in the garage between 6:30 and 8:30 AM, and exit by 6 PM). Weekend rate: $.50 for 30 minutes, with a maximum fee of $3.00. All transactions by credit card. 

MAP to HHH Classroom

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