Let your imagination soar in this lively, mixed media workshop. Students will use new and recycled materials to create their own feathered friend. Whimsically whacky or more realistic - you choose. The first session is building the sturdy armature and basic paper mache. The second session concentrates on painting and embellishing your avian creation.
Design a dog, fashion a feline or create a critter and "bring it to life" with paper mache. Students will use a variety of recyclable materials including plastic bottles, cardboard and newspaper to create an animal's body shape, then add layers of paper mache, embellishments and paint to create their very own "Art-Official Pet". During the process, we'll explore a variety of techniques, textures and recipes in paper mache. Materials fee covers all needed supplies.Minimum 5 students.
Join us for a creative day of beads and sequins! This class teaches you everything you need to know to get started in embroidery. Exploration of two stitches, discussions about color and creating depth and realism in your bead work and sequin work. Students will have a choice of which project to on. No previous bead experience needed! A $30 kit fee will be payable to the instructor.
What is Art Journaling? Simply put, an art journal is a expressing yourself with art and words. Is it for you? Come join us and find out! All supplies included.
Do you love working in a variety of media? This one-day painting workshop allows you to experiment with multiple mediums and techniques. In addition to using acrylic paint and watercolor, you will learn to add texture with gels and mediums, as well as incorporate inks, pastels, stamps, papers and more to create layers within your piece.
Explore paper art by creating fascinating, hand-pointed star ornaments which have evolved from traditional Polish folk art into contemporary designs. Use as tree ornaments, gifts or beautiful home décor accents! All materials provided by instructor.
Quilling is an art form that involves the use of strips of paper that are rolled, shaped, and glued together to create decorative designs.Explore this paper art by making a fun quilled piece in one class that is suitable for framing. Learn how to quill paper using basic quilling techniques, what tools and materials you need to start, and what else is out there if you want to expand your knowledge in this area. A great class for beginners who want to learn and those with some experience who want to learn a little more about this art form. Tools will be available to borrow during class, or purchase a set for yourself and take them home. (The instructor will have tools for sale-$10) Feel free to bring your own if you already have tools and want to learn how to use them! Paper strips and mounting materials provided by the instructor.
Join the art journaling craze! Whether your favorite form of expression is sketching, painting, doodling, or writing a haiku, get started by creating your own multi-media art journal to hold all your beautiful creations. All supplies to create one blank handmade art journal are included. Additional supplies available for purchase if you are interested in creating a second journal.