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Cabin Fever Cure - Traveling Sketchbook

$159

with Mary Byrom

Calendar Next session starts Jan 22, 2019 at 10 am, runs for 6 weeks

This is the perfect cure for cabin fever! This traveling sketchbook class will venture out to select locations both indoors and out, you will be cozy and warm and this will be an interesting and fun adventure! This traveling sketchbook class is for everyone. With just a pen, pencil and a sketchbook you can begin this creative adventure. This class begins with an overview of different types of sketchbooks, how you can use them and the various supplies you will need. We will look at various techniques you can apply to your sketchbook. Beginner-to-experienced artists will love this process. Sketching develops your observing and drawing skills, increases your visual vocabulary, expands your creativity and is very relaxing. Individual expression and creativity is encouraged. Every week we will meet at a different location. For all levels. This class is perfect for beginners who would like to try a new experience with a minimum expense for supplies. Beginners are very welcome.

Cape Cod Knotted Bracelet

$69

with Alice Carroll

Calendar Next session starts Jan 19, 2019 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

Each student will create a beautiful sterling silver knotted bracelet. Through deMonstration and hands on time the students will learn soldering and forming. This is a one day 3 hours class. Students will be familiarized with all bench tools, hammers and torches. No experience necessary. All tools and supplies provided.

Fabulous Landscapes - Studio Painting in Oil, Acrylics, and Gouache

$135

with Mary Byrom

Calendar Next session starts Jan 2, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 5 weeks
1 additional session on Feb 6, 2019

This studio painting class is for beginner-to-experienced painters wishing to expand their landscape painting skills. We will explore different ways to key a painting, how to make color choices, create solid designs and increase our visual vocabulary while having a lot of fun! Each week we will focus on different elements that will significantly improve your ability to see and understand how successful landscapes are painted. Asking key questions, we will work from direct observation, plein air sketches and photographs to design and develop landscapes with impact. Students will be introduced to a process for starting a landscape painting with a key set of questions and powerful tools that will provide a strong foundation for their painting. Individual expression and creativity is strengthened by this process. Students may use oil, acrylic or gouache in this class. Beginners through intermediate painter are welcome. Materials list provided here : http://marybyrom.com/info/classesandworkshops/materials/ Mediums: Oils , Acrylics, Gouache.

Felted Totebag - Sewing Project

$20

with Mary Trigge

Calendar Next session starts Jan 30, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Did you shrink your favorite wool sweater and you don’t know what to do with it? Your can make it into a usable bag to put yo knitting or whatever you want in. Bring your supplies and sewing machine.

Hand Forged Silver Chain

$69

with Alice Carroll

Calendar Next session starts Feb 9, 2019 at 10 am, runs for 1 week

Make your own handmade sterling chain. Each student will learn to cut, hammer and drill links. These links will be soldered together to create a beautiful chain. This is a 3 hour class with deMonstration and plenty of time to wok. All materials and supplies included, Not experience needed.

Introduction to Gingerbread Houses
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Introduction to Gingerbread Houses

$19

with Debby Mansor

Calendar Next session starts Jan 15, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Learn how to make your own gingerbread house templates. Receive a recipe that makes shapes true to form with no trimming. Learn how to make and work with royal icing, “the edible building glue”. Watch how a house is constructed with ease following some professional tips of the trade. Practice decorating gingerbread men to take home. All materials and cookies will be provided.

Print Making 101: The Artists and the Art

$129

with Mell Boesch

Calendar Next session starts Jan 8, 2019 at 5 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Learn about the artists that inspire the abstract print maker, Mell Boesch, such as Frank Stella, Anna Hepler, Jeanne Williamson, Judy Pfaff, El Anasui, Jacob Hashimoto, and others. Experiment and create relief prints using common household items in combination with processes such as wax paper, stenciling, plate rubbing, collage, paint and more. No press involved. Open to all skill levels. Each week will be a different inspirational artist and technique, culminating in a group artwork ready for exhibition.

Print Making 201: The Artists and the Art

$129

with Mell Boesch

Calendar Next session starts Mar 5, 2019 at 5 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Learn about the artists that inspire the abstract print maker, Mell Boesch, such as Frank Stella, Anna Hepler, Jeanne Williamson, Judy Pfaff, El Anasui, Jacob Hashimoto, and others. Experiment and create relief prints using common household items in combination with processes such as wax paper, stenciling, plate rubbing, collage, paint and more. No press involved. Open to all skill levels. Each week will be a different inspirational artist and technique, culminating in a group artwork ready for exhibition.





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