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A Simple Concertina

A free gift with Sketchbook Revival 2021

How wild is your garden?

This is my 25 minute lesson from Sketchbook Revival 2020

Discover how plants, leaves, grasses and anything else you can find growing in a garden can be the inspiration for wildy free mixed media work in black and white.

Creative Concertina Sketchbooks 1 (Buildings)

Learn how to develop stunning mixed media concertina sketchbooks on the theme of Buildings.
Twenty short videos and instructions

Creative Concertina Sketchbooks 2 (Gardens/Allotments)

Learn how to develop stunning mixed media sketchbook on the theme Allotments/Gardens.
Twentysix short videos and instructions

Creative Concertina Sketchbooks 3 (Abstracts)

Learn how to develop mixed media techniques into Abstract compositions.
Thirtythree short videos and instructions

Sketchbook revival FREE samples

10 black and white garden images

More About Karen Stamper

Artist, teacher, traveler describe me well. I was born in Yorkshire. I attended Art College in Bradford then headed south-always with my sketchbook - to far sunnier countries, for about 10 years,eventually settling in New Zealand before returning to the UK. 

My paper collage/paintings come from my travels, particularly around the Mediterranean, Morocco and India. More recently I have been drawn to the urban shoreline of the UK, this works well so with the concertina format.

As well as being an artist I have taught art at secondary level for many years. When I am not in my studio or out sketching you can find me on my yoga mat. I practice and teach Iyengar yoga,