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Gorgeous Gourds

$55

with Jeanette Dickinson

Calendar Nov 1, 2022 at 6:30 pm

Work with artist Jeanette Dickinson to turn the gourd from the garden into a work of  art. Inspired by gourd arts of Mexico and Latin America, design and paint your own gourd using paint pens and other decorative materials. Then use it as a Fall centerpiece  or decorative feature around the home. All materials provided.

All class instruction will be on Zoom. You will be provided with a link after registration.

Date: Tuesday, November 1, 2022 
Time: 6:30-8:30 pm
For adults

The Clear Glass Vase Transformed

$45

with Allison Metzger

Calendar Nov 5, 2022 at 1:30 pm

Fall is the time of change and transformation. Here is an idea for transforming a common object, perhaps set to be discarded, into a thing of beauty. If have a shelf full of clear glass vases that have just piled up over the years that you no longer use, here is an idea that will give pizazz and new life to your vase collection. Artist Allison Metzger guides you in designing, colorizing, and transforming your vase into one of exceptional beauty using alcohol paints You will be amazed at the outcome! Fill with flowers or greenery and use as a centerpiece for the holidays or as a focal point in a room.

All materials provided. Please wear a mask during in-person classes.

Date: Saturday, November 5, 2022
Time: 1:30 - 3:30pm
For adults

Pen and Ink: Illustrating Nature

$55

with Jeanette Dickinson

Calendar Nov 8, 2022 at 6:30 pm

Fall is one of the most beautiful times of the year to explore nature – a gift before the cold, quiet winter descends upon us. Join artist Jeanette Dickinson to create your Fall masterpiece using pen and ink. First gather paper and pencil. Then select a favorite spot in your backyard or another natural area to look for shapes, patterns and forms in  nature. Sketch what you see and bring your drawings to class. In class work with Jeanette to experiment with a variety of ways to alter the images you drew. Now you  are ready to create your final project – a pen and ink composition based on natural and/or altered forms in nature. All materials provided.  

All class instruction will be on Zoom. You will be provided with a link after registration.

Date: Tuesday, November 8, 2022 
Time: 6:30-8:30 pm
For adults

Printmaking: Inuit Inspired

$55

with Lisa Himmelstrup

Calendar Nov 12, 2022 at 10:30 am, runs for 2 weeks

Artist Lisa Himmelstrup shares some of the stunning prints created by Inuit artists  during her onsite research of Inuit artists in Alaska. Work with Lisa to design your own print image and learn how to use special carving tools. Then carve your image and print. You will be amazed at all the print variations you can create with just one image. Choose from your newly created print collection and frame your favorite. All materials provided, except the frame.  

All class instruction will be on Zoom. You will be provided with a link after registration.

Date: Saturdays, November 12 and 19, 2022 
Time: 10:30 - noon
For adults

Beaded Earrings

$45

with Julie Boada

Calendar Dec 3, 2022 at 10 am

Julie Boada, Anishinaabe from Fond du Lac, introduces the art of beading. Create your own pair of beaded earrings, as Julie instructs and tells traditional stories of the Anishinaabe. 

All materials provided. Please wear a mask during in-person classes.

Date: Saturday, December 3, 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00pm
For adults

Kumihimo Bead Arts

$45

with Julie Boada

Calendar Dec 3, 2022 at 1 pm

Kumihimo is the ancient art of Japanese cord braiding. Work with artist Julie Boada to learn the basics of braiding using beads and create a beautiful beaded bracelet. Work outside of class will be required in order to finish the project.

No experience necessary. All materials provided. Please wear a mask during in-person classes.

Date: Saturday, December 3, 2022
Time: 1:00 - 3:00pm
For adults

The Quiet Art of Quilling

$55

with Kara Fraki

Calendar Dec 10, 2022 at 1:30 pm

The origin of quilling is thought to have begun in Renaissance Europe, when nuns and monks used it to decorate book covers and religious items. Although some experts believe the art of quilling began in ancient China; others, in ancient Egypt, regardless of its origins, the art of quilling or the coiling and shaping of narrow paper strips into colorful designs is alive and well. Join artist Kara Fraki to make your own special quill work and create holiday greeting cards or a larger piece 

No experience necessary. All materials provided. Please wear a mask during in-person classes.

Date: Saturday, December 10, 2022
Time: 1:30 - 3:30pm
For adults

Illuminating the Way: Luminaria

$45

with Jeanette Dickinson

Calendar Dec 13, 2022 at 6:30 pm

The tradition of luminarias comes from Mexico. Using recycled glass, Modge Podge and more work with artist Jeanette Dickinson to collage and stencil your own lovely luminaria. Then add a light source and illuminate a special walkway or centerpiece. All materials provided.

All class instruction will be on Zoom. You will be provided with a link after registration.

Date: Tuesday, December 13, 2022 
Time: 6:30-8:30 pm
For adults





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