Saturday

3-Day Handbuilding Ceramics Workshop at the Takaezu Studio with Don Fletcher (NEW)

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3-Day Handbuilding Ceramics Workshop at the Toshiko Takaezu Studio with Don Fletcher and Studio Artists
Be  inspired working in the studio of one of the 20th century’s great ceramic artists.  This workshop is an intensive exploration of clay as a medium for sculpture. Slab and coil techniques will be demonstrated, with their pros and cons examined.  As participants build large-scale pieces, teachers will help with […]

The Art of Natural Dyes on Silk with Leah Cahill

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The Art of Natural Dyes on Silk with Leah Cahill
Join designer Leah Cahill for this introduction to natural dyes.  Participants will learn how to make their own dyes from common, locally available materials, such as vegetables and flowers.  They will then use their pigments to dip-dye on silk.  Each students will make and keep at least one naturally-dyed silk scarf.  All materials are provided.
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The Art of Glass Fusing Workshop with April Anderson

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The Art of Glass Fusing Workshop with April Anderson
Learn the fun and fascinating art of glass fusing. Participants  design and create several pieces of art and/or jewelry from a variety of colors, shapes and sizes of fusible glass.  The instructor will show you how to cut and break glass safely and provide insight into glass types, compatibility, technique, firing temperatures and the different styles […]

I Just Got a Camera: Now What? Photography Workshop with Nancy Ori

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I Just Got a Camera: Now What? Photography Workshop with     Nancy Ori
Learning how to work your new camera properly can make all the difference in the world. Let’s have fun taking great pictures and take the fear out of working the camera.  This beginning workshop, also open to teens, will cover basic digital camera controls and how they relate to:  light and […]

Painting: Pushing the Limits with Bascha Mon

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Painting: Pushing the Limits with Bascha Mon
Toss the rules out the window and throw caution to the winds in this class that encourages imaginations to soar! Students of all skill levels are welcome in this class that kicks off with a discussion on contemporary art as a springboard to create works in oils, acrylics and mixed media.  Students work on individual projects with guidance from the […]

Pysanky: Art of the Easter Egg with Wendy Hallstrom

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Pysanky: Art of the Easter Egg with Wendy Hallstrom
Pysanky are the beautiful, elaborately decorated eggs found in Polish, Ukrainian and Russian traditions. While they may look difficult to make, learning the design technique is quite easy. You will learn the step by step process used to create these jewels and a little bit of the history behind these small works of art. It’s a […]