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Youth & Adult Workshops


ENCAUSTIC PAINTING

ENCAUSTIC PAINTING
Ages Adult and Teen

This workshop provides a fully-immersive introduction to the encaustic medium and method, with ample time for individual work development. Katharine will demonstrate the fundamentals followed by various exciting techniques for using the medium. Students will have hands-on experience to explore encaustic as a pure painting medium as well as a component or enhancement of mixed media works. This is a great opportunity for students to expand their visual vocabulary with wax as well as for curious beginners who wish to explore an unusual medium. Students are encouraged to bring an open mind and a willingness to experiment with a new material!

New and returning students welcome. New students can pay a $15 materials fee (please call us if you require materials @ 738-2525) or order a kit. We recommend the R&F Encaustic Starter Kit, $74 at Amazon, also available from other retailers. Returning students may bring their own supplies. We supply the heating elements.


Fee: $40 / $36 members
Time: 5:00PM-7:00PM
Seats Remaining: 7
Instructor: Katharine Dufault
Dates:   Oct 24  

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ENCAUSTIC PAINTING

ENCAUSTIC PAINTING
Ages Adult and Teen

This 3 hour workshop expands on the encaustic medium and method, with ample time for individual work development. Beginners are welcome and will come up to speed with historical background and instruction. Students will have hands-on experience to explore encaustic as a pure painting medium as well as a component or enhancement of mixed media works. This is a great opportunity for students to expand their visual vocabulary with wax as well as for curious beginners who wish to explore an unusual medium. Students are encouraged to bring an open mind and a willingness to experiment with a new materials!

 

New students can pay a $20 materials fee (please call us if you need supplies at 738-2525) or order a kit. We recommend the R&F Encaustic Starter Kit, $74 on Amazon, also available from other retailers. Returning students may bring their own supplies. We supply the heating elements.

 


Fee: $55 / $50 members
Time: 5:00PM - 8:00PM
Seats Remaining: 5
Instructor: Katharine Dufault
Dates:   Nov 07  

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FAMILY GINGERBREAD HOUSE

FAMILY GINGERBREAD HOUSE
Ages Family

Make a fun and edible winter scene with your family! Learn to construct a gingerbread house, cabin or castle. And decorate the scene with candies and other goodies. Take your creation home to enjoy for the rest of the holiday.

Price is for 1 adult and 1 child, each additional child is $25.

Material fee of $25 included.

 



Fee: $95 / $88 members
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Seats Remaining: 8
Instructor: Donna Ross
Dates:   Dec 09  

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FAMILY HOLIDAY POP-UP CARDS

FAMILY HOLIDAY POP-UP CARDS
Ages Family

Pop-up cards are so much fun to make and give! The techniques are easy to learn and always bring a smile. This workshop will teach you how to make a holiday themed card for anyone - even those who say ‘humbug’.

Price is for 1 adult and 1 child, each additional child is $20.

Material fee of $20 included in price.


Fee: $70 / $65 members
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Seats Remaining: 12
Instructor: Susan Kaufman
Dates:   Dec 09  

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FAMILY MAKE YOUR OWN ORNAMENT

FAMILY MAKE YOUR OWN ORNAMENT
Ages Family

Create a one-of-a-kind holiday ornament/decoration and make a lasting memory. Use your ornament to gift to a special someone or to commemorate a special occasion. Bring a treasure to include in a unique window-box ornament.

Price is for 1 adult and 1 child, each additional child is $20. 

Material fee of $15 included in price.


Fee: $65 / $60 members
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Seats Remaining: 12
Instructor: Susan Saas
Dates:   Dec 16  

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THANKSGIVING FLOWER ARRANGING

THANKSGIVING FLOWER ARRANGING
Ages Adult

Come share a morning with us indulging in berries, branches, fronds, flora and all the wonderful textures and tones of fall.  In this hands-on workshop students will learn and apply floral design principles to create their own naturalistic compositions.  No floral experience necessary. Photos are representative of the style of arranging. Each student will create two unique floral arrangements to take home.


Material fee of $40 included in price. 


Fee: $90 / $85 members
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Seats Remaining: 12
Instructor: Tracee Neumann
Dates:   Nov 21  

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