Learn something new or practice your skills in a group setting. A variety of topics are offered. Is there something else you've been wanting to learn? Please contact us with your suggestions.
Specialty one day workshops will be provided by our visiting instructors. View the calendar for other upcoming projects.
FLUID ACRYLIC - Friday, May 18th, 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. or 8:00 - 9:30 p.m.
Create beautiful abstract art by pouring and squirting acrylic paint on canvas. Add paint mediums and silicon for different effects. Instructor: Becky Weidner. Cost list is as follows based on the size and number of canvases you choose to make.
1 8x10 $20
2 8x10 $30
1 12x12 $25
2 12x12 $35
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SUNFLOWER BURLAP WREATH
Sunday May 20th, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Participants will create a flower wreath using colored burlap squares. Finished wreath measures approximately 22 inches. Cost for the class is $35 per person. Different color options are available. If you want to request or reserve a specific color there will be an extra $5 charge
BICYCLE ACRYLIC PAINTING CLASS -- Saturday, May 5th, 5:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Join Kelsey Curkeet for an acrylic on canvas experience. Learn perspective and color mixing skills while creating a wall-worthy painting. Cost is $35 all materials included.
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MAY WATERCOLOR SERIES -- Thursdays in May, 7:30 - 9:00 p.m.
The Workshop is hosting a four week watercolor series on Thursday nights in May from 7:30-9:00pm. Participants will begin by learning and reviewing basic watercolor techniques. The 5x7 projects include plants, landscape, animal, and doorway. More projects will be added as time allows. It is suggested to attend all the classes, as they build on each other and are progressively more difficult; some projects might take more than one class to complete. However, the classes can be attended individually to accommodate those who are not able to commit to all four classes. Cost is $75 for the series of four classes (May 3, 10, 17, 24) or $20 each when attended individually.
Space is limited, registration is required. Instructor: Kelsey Curkeet.
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Participants can come with inspiration photos and ideas of what they want to paint or they can draw from the examples provided.
May 3 Plants and Flowers
May 10 Landscape
May 17 Animal
May 24 Doorway
GLASS MOSAICS -- by appointment (Glass Mosaic Workday scheduled for Sunday, April 29th, 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
Occasionally we add glass mosaic workdays to the schedule, but this is a project you can come in any time to make. We prefer people to make an appointment to make sure there is space and time to complete your project.
All supplies will be available to make 5x7inch or 8x10inch faux stained glass mosaics. If participants prefer to work on a different project, they are welcome to bring other items such as trays, table tops, mail boxes, picture frames, etc. as a base for their mosaic. A 5x7 piece usually takes 2 to 3 hours; an 8x10 piece usually takes 3 to 4 hours. Cost is $25 for a 5x7, $35 for an 8x10.
The first part of the class will consist of gluing the glass pieces to the glass backing. Then the project requires about a half hour of time to sit and harden before grouting. Alternately, you could do the grouting at home with materials and instructions provided.
Children under 14 need to be accompanied by an adult.
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SEWING INSTRUCTION -- by appointment
Diane Dhein is offering sewing instruction for all levels at The Workshop. Whether you need help with a specific project or want to learn how to use your sewing machine, Diane can be of assistance. She is experienced in pattern design, teaching sewing classes, technical writing, and so much more. The cost for private lessons is $12/hour plus the $5.00 Workshop studio fee. Contact Diane at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment.