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Woodblock Printing Workshop with Stephen McKenzie

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Woodblock Printing Workshop with Stephen McKenzie

Woodblock is a relief printmaking technique, whereby an image is carved into the surface of a block of wood and can be printed multiple times onto paper or textiles. We begin with brief history of the process and continue with a discussion on tools and materials. Demonstrations include transferring the image to the block, how to cut and translate […]

3-Day Clay Sculpture Workshop at the Takaezu Studio with Don Fletcher (NEW)

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3-Day Clay Sculpture 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 […]

Plein Air Watercolor Painting Workshop with Lena Shiffman

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Plein Air Watercolor Painting Workshops with Lena Shiffman
Students at all levels learn simple steps for capturing color and light.  Picking a place to paint, getting started, and knowing when to stop will be discussed, as well as washes, edges, and expressive brush strokes.  Participants will have lots of subject matter from which to choose on the picturesque, forty six acre property in Califon.

NOTE: This workshop […]

Sunday Afternoon Drop-In Poetry with Vasiliki Katsarou (NEW)

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Sunday Afternoon Drop-In Poetry with Vasiliki Katsarou

Join other poets to workshop your writing in a thoughtful and considerate environment.  Held on the first Sunday of each month, Dodge poet Vasiliki Katsarou offers insightful critique and prompts to help participants stay productive and maintain their practice.  All skill levels are welcome.

Attendance at all five sessions makes participants eligible for an open mic poetry reading on […]

Drawing: Pastels, Charcoal, Pencil with Lena Shiffman (NEW)

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Drawing: Pastels, Charcoal, Pencil with Lena Shiffman
This one-day workshop introduces and builds upon fundamental drawing concepts that translate across mediums. Practice and experiment with your materials (pastel, charcoal and pencil) to learn what you like best and to develop your skills in drawing from observation.  Materials list provided.

Please Note: Early Registration Rewards do not apply for this workshop. 
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Plein Air Painting Workshops with Oscar Peterson

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Plein Air Painting Workshops with Oscar Peterson
Artists have been painting en plein air (outdoors) for hundreds of years.  Students will continue in this tradition and learn the techniques to start, establish, and finish a painting en plein air. Fundamental principles of capturing color, light, planes, and structure will be covered.  Participants will have lots of subject matter from which to choose on the picturesque, forty […]

Poetry Chapbook Manuscript Workshop led by Vasiliki Katsarou & Regan Good

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744 Poetry Chapbook Manuscript Workshop led by Vasiliki Katsarou & Regan Good
Gather your poems into a chapbook. Participants will learn how to collect their poems into well-crafted chapbook-length manuscripts.  Participants will explore methods to order, group, and title their poetry collections, and be advised on what to consider including or excluding. There will be some discussion on how and where to submit chapbooks for publication.  Good and […]

Silkscreen Printing: Simple & Fun Workshop with Stephen McKenzie

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Silkscreen Printing: Simple & Fun Workshop with Stephen McKenzie
Silkscreen printing is simple and fun, with attractive and sometimes unexpected and complex results. Learn the process of silkscreen printing, create original designs and print endlessly to create editions of prints and/or your own textiles. Learn two silkscreen methods: hand-cut paper stencils and printing with drawing fluid and screen filler. Each student will leave with several […]