In this workshop we will help you to channel your creativity to make an art warrior that reflects your unique point of view. Make this whimsical creation for yourself or use as a gift for someone who could use a little love. The doll is made using scraps of fabric, fun embellishments and printed comments to convey your personality. A secret pocket located on the back of your art warrior is for that special something such as a gift card or words of wisdom
This "charming" necklace is a statement piece. Students will make 12 unique mixed media charms, each designed to explore a technique or use of material or medium. You'll turn common household items into fabulous miniature embellishments for your personalized necklace. Each students should bring one odd item from their jewelry box, ex. that single earring with no match!
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.
Learn how to make large, beautiful, professional-looking paper flowers for any occasion. We will create a large flower and discuss how to adapt to create a variety of different sizes and shapes. Templates to take home are included. There will be an $8 materials fee payable to the instructor
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.
This class teaches you everything you need to know to get started in bead embroidery. Exploration of two stitches, discussions about color and creating depth and realism in your bead 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.
Find new life in works you've started to paint! Create new work that wows! Cut loose and explore because anything is possible! What to expect: 2 experienced and fun instructors (Lorraine Potocki and Candy Schultheis), limitless exploration, enthusiastic encouragement. You are welcome to work in the 2D medium of your choice or play with something new.
Whether you are just beginning your creative journey or have been creating for years, art journaling is an amazing tool for self discovery and creativity cutivation. Each week, we will introduce techniques that will further you along your way in a stress free, intuitive, art journaling practice.
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.
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.
In this class you will learn some different techniques to create beautiful works of art with alcohol inks on Yupo paper. No experience necessary! A new painting will be completed each week focusing on a different subject, and building on the techniques we will learn. The instructor will give step by step directions and demos while allowing you plenty of time to explore this fascinating medium.