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Upcoming Classes & Workshops

Here’s a listing of classes and workshops starting over the next several weeks.
You can see all school offerings scheduled through the end of the semester (March 28) on our website.
 
And don’t forget … registration for spring semester begins online on February 22. Three cheers for spring!!!!
Watercolor for Beginners (online)
5 Fridays beginning Feb 19, 10am-12pm
This project-based class will introduce methods and processes to build fundamental skills while having fun with this wonderful medium. Class builds upon work started in Watercolor for Absolute Beginners but it is not required that you have taken it.
Tuition: $130; Members $117
 
Hand-stitched Amulets Workshop (on-campus)
Sunday, February 21 1:00-4:30pm
Spend a calming afternoon exploring meditative hand stitching. You’ll design and sew good fortune amulets using new and vintage fabrics, hand stamped textiles, beads, charms, and embroidery stitches. Personal tiny treasures, fabric scraps and momentos welcomed but not required. Fee payable with tuition $15.
Tuition: $45.50; Members $40.95
More Sketchbook Revival (online)
8 Wednesdays beginning Feb 24. 1:30-3:30pm
Let’s get that sketchbook off the shelf and jump in! You can use whatever materials you have for pencils, markers and watercolor. Subject matter and styles will vary from observational to fantasy. The instructor will introduce ideas, share tips and give demos, then everyone will sketch, paint and play. Open to students of all levels; some drawing experience helpful but not required.
Tuition $208; Members $187.20
Expressive Surface Textures Workshop (online)
Wednesday, Feb 24. 6:30-8:30pm
Calling all collage artists! Create your own collection of colorful expressive papers using a combination of art mediums to create different surface techniques that can be used for your mixed media art. Several techniques will be explored. Beginners welcome!
Tuition: $26; Members $23.40
Jewelry from the Forge Workshop (on-campus)
Saturday-Sunday, Feb 27-28. 10:00am-4:00pm
Learn to make unique jewelry in a unique way from forged steel. This class will teach you hand forging techniques to transform steel into rings, necklaces, cuffs that can be as delicate or “statement” as you want. Fee payable with tuition $45.
Tuition: $385; Members $346.50
Watercolor for Absolute Beginners (online)
Saturday, March 6 & 13 10:00am-12:00pm
Have you wanted to paint in watercolor but felt it was too late to learn or you wouldn’t be able to? This class is for the absolute beginner and has fear-free confidence building exercises to get you started. Learn basic techniques, brush control and get started on your first painting in this 2 day workshop.
Tuition: $52; Members $46.80
Machine Sewing 101 Workshop (on-campus)
Sunday, March 7. 1:00-4:00pm
Learn the basics of machine sewing or refresh your sewing skills. Machine functions will be reviewed as well as sewing demonstrations and time experimenting on the machines. Sewing machines will be provided or you are welcome to bring your own. Fee payable with tuition $15.
Tuition: $39; Members $35.10
Weave an Infinity Scarf Workshop (on-campus)
Wednesday, March 10. 10:00am-4:00pm
Each student will be given a pre-warped rigid heddle loom and the instructor will guide students through weaving an infinity scarf using designer yarns of their choosing. No previous experience required. Fee payable with tuition $25.
Tuition: $165; Members $148.50