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Spring Workshops!

Spring Workshops!

We’re excited to announce 4 new workshops for Spring 2019!

Registration is open now, and members receive 10% off!

Hollow Form with Wet Felting

Teresa Shields

Saturday, April 27

10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

$75/$67 member

REGISTRATION DEADLINE 4/16

In this workshop you will learn how to make a unique 3D seamless hollow vessel using a simple plastic resist. You will also be shown how to use colors and textures, different types of fibers and threads to give your 3D form a personal touch. At the end of the day you will go home with your own unique 3D creation.

Materials fee $40, paid to instructor.

 

 

Open Heart Studio

Bronwen Mayer Henry

Saturday, May 11

10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

$75/$67 member

REGISTRATION DEADLINE 4/30

Celebrate creativity Mother’s Day weekend. Whether you are new to painting or it is a beloved practice, you are welcome. In this non-traditional painting experience you are invited to step into more joy, freedom, compassion and creativity.

At this session you will get to work on your very own canvas to take home with you and you’ll participate in a workshop to break through creative barriers and step into more joy with local artist, Bronwen Mayer Henry. Painting time for this workshop will be in an intentionally quiet space as a practice of mindfulness. There will be time to connect with other participants and the instructor at the beginning and end. Beginners welcome. This is a sacred space to be gentle with your heart, to find stillness in a busy week/life.

Materials fee $25, paid to instructor.

 

Botanical Illustration

Ginger Mimmo Rohlfing

Saturday, May 18

9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

$75/$67 member

REGISTRATION DEADLINE 5/8

Spend a morning exploring organic elements and discovering their artistic possibilities. We will select from a variety of flora and fauna and develop a process for creating paintings from our observations. A completed painting will be the culmination of the class. Each student will leave class with the skills needed to begin a process of painting on their own, and of course, paint!

Suggested supply list for those who want to bring their own – supplies will also be provided:

Watercolor paper, or a sketchbook
Watercolors, set or tubes
Watercolor pencils
Some small brushes, number 4/6/8 rounds
Pencil

Materials fee TBD, paid to instructor.

 

Pearl Lariat

Y’vonne Page Magnus

Saturday, June 8

10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

$75/$67 member

REGISTRATION DEADLINE 5/28.

This is a beginner’s workshop where you will learn how to make a modern lariat out of baroque freshwater pearls. Learn basic wire wrapping techniques using the three essential tools creating a chain link effect for a stunning statement piece! Vanilla cupcakes and ‘Numi’ teas will be served.

Materials fee $29, paid to instructor.