Mandalas are a meditative art practice. Join artist Veazey Nevitt at Salina Art Center in February for Mandala Madness.
FREE ARTery makerspace where you can create your own mandalas or contribute to our giant community mandala wall. Come in between 11-5 Wednesday - Sunday
Two mandala workshops lead by Nevitt; Mandalas From Within: Saturday, February 2, 2-4pm and Mandalas From the Outside In: Saturday, February 23, 2-4pm
First Friday, Feb. 1, 2019 5-7pm - learn more about mandalas and contribute to our community mural or make your own
Mandalas From Within
Have you ever looked closely at a mandala and noticed all the tiny little details? There are shapes and lines and dots, curls and swirls, leaves and flowers. When you really get into it, drawing these little details can be very therapeutic.
In this workshop, we will dive into the details of how to design the inner ornamentation of a mandala. Using all the lines, shapes and swirls you can come up with to make your own unique designs, together we will explore a wide variety of possibilities.
Mandalas From the Outside In
There is more than meets the eye when looking at these beautiful designs. Buried underneath all the details on top, are the deciding factors for how your mandala will be formed. There's a template, or rather a design, underneath the design.
In this workshop, we will go through the process of making geometric mandala templates before actually starting the final mandala in order to build a more precise design from scratch. From these templates, you will then start drawing the shapes that make up the details of your mandala.