THE WAR HAMMER WORKSHOP

THE WAR HAMMER WORKSHOP Mace Vitale Saturday-Sunday, February 18 - 19 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Who doesn’t want a war hammer? In this workshop students will hot punch holes in 1 ¼” round bar, split the face of the hammer and then forge a spike off the back end. Heat treat and hickory handles…then […]

COLOR THEORY FOR ARTISTS WORKSHOP

COLOR THEORY FOR ARTISTS WORKSHOP Marcy LaBella Saturday, February 25 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Whether you work in paint, fiber or clay, color can be one of the most confusing things to learn as an artist. In this class you will learn the basics and do simple practical exercises to learn how to create […]

FORGING TONGS WORKSHOP

FORGING TONGS WORKSHOP Leo Potter Saturday-Sunday, February 25 -26 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Over the course of the weekend students will make a pair of flat jaw tongs and a pair of bolt jaw tongs. If time allows, more challenging patterns will also be available. Students will explore the use of anvil geometry as […]

PEYOTE PENDANT WORKSHOP

PEYOTE PENDANT WORKSHOP Lynn Sheft Saturday, February 25 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Learn to make this off-loom beaded pendant using the odd-count peyote stitch. Knowledge of the method is helpful but not required. Fee payable with tuition $12.00. Tuition $52.00 Members $46.80 • REGISTER ONLINE

SILVER RINGS WITH FACETED STONES WORKSHOP

SILVER RINGS WITH FACETED STONES WORKSHOP Joy Raskin Saturday, March 4 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Ready to set sparkly faceted gemstones into rings? We will take round faceted stones, solder on tube bezels to rings and then set the stones. For oval shapes and other odd shaped faceted stones, we will make a step […]

GARDEN TOOLS WORKSHOP

GARDEN TOOLS WORKSHOP Mace Vitale Saturday-Sunday, March 4 -5 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Students can get ready for the spring gardening season, creating utensils to work the soil. We will fashion a hand trowel using an old RR spike, a hand rake and, time permitting, a weeding tool. Fee payable with tuition $45.00. Tuition […]

COLLAGE ACCORDION BOOK WORKSHOP

COLLAGE ACCORDION BOOK WORKSHOP Dolores Marchese Saturday, March 4 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Books will be made of heavy paper folded accordion style. The covers will be collaged using papers, paints and various media for color. Students are asked to bring in photos, illustrations, papers, whatever they may want. All other materials will be […]

ALTERNATIVE METHODS WORKSHOP

ALTERNATIVE METHODS WORKSHOP Jasmine Ahern 2 Saturdays, January 28 & March 4 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM The definition of ‘alternative’ is ‘another possibility.’ Together we will explore clay further and how we can think outside the box. Come as you are! We will all get something out of trying new techniques! We will play […]

STERLING RING/GOLD BEZEL WORKSHOP

STERLING RING/GOLD BEZEL WORKSHOP Joy Raskin Sunday, March 5 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Ready to step up and use gold to set a lovely gemstone in a sterling ring? We will use 14kt, 18kt and 22kt gold bezel. Decorative accents on each side can be added on. Students are encouraged to bring any silver […]

TRY YOUR HAND AT PAINTING & DRAWING WORKSHOP

TRY YOUR HAND AT PAINTING & DRAWING WORKSHOP Scott Paterson Session A: Saturday, February 11 Session B: Saturday, March 11 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM This workshop is geared towards the absolute adult beginner to come learn the basics of painting and drawing in a supportive, judgment-free session. Spend the morning in the GAC studios […]

INTRO TO THE HAND FORGED BLADE WORKSHOP

INTRO TO THE HAND FORGED BLADE WORKSHOP Aidan Garrity Session A: Saturday-Sunday, January 14 – 15 Session B: Saturday-Sunday, March 11 - 12 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM This workshop will cover the basics of forging, grinding, heat treating, and sharpening of a small utility knife. The instructor will discuss fit and finish, overall knife […]

PAPER QUILLING WORKSHOP

PAPER QUILLING WORKSHOP Lynn Sheft Saturday, March 11 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM Paper quilling is an art form that employs strips of paper wrapped around a tool and pressed in to various shapes. These are then glued down to make shapes and images to create pictures that may be used in frames, greeting cards, […]