Upcoming Workshops for Adults & Kids, Members Week is Oct 1-10

Want to join a workshop this weekend?
 
There are a few spots left, so register ASAP and enjoy some creative time on-campus or online.
 
Making Cold Connection without a Torch Workshop – Saturday, Sept 26
10am-1pm (Online)
Do you wonder which glue is best or thread or metal you should use? Learn to finish your work well. All of the basic cold connections of jewelry making will be covered including making different clasps, how to connect and add beads to your work, ear wires, jump rings and other attachments. Click here for more info.
 
Needle Book/Memory Book Workshop – Sunday, Sept 27
1-5:30pm (On-campus)
Hand stitch a small fabric book to keep your needles organized or tuck away textile treasures. Learn basic sewing and patchwork techniques as well as blanket stitch, French knot and backstitch. Click here for more info.
*REGISTRATION DEADLINE FOR THIS CLASS: FRIDAY, SEPT 25 AT 9 AM
 

GAC members receive a 15% discount on all shop purchases during
GAC Members Week, Oct 1-10.
 
The Shop will open on Thursday, Oct 1 at noon. We’re offering a safe shopping experience, but with all of the warm customer service you’d expect. Come see the beautiful items we have in the shop and gallery – we’re looking forward to welcoming you back in!
 
Need to purchase or renew your membership? Click here and you’ll receive the benefit right away.
 
Our Shop hours are different this year, so plan your visit accordingly:
Wednesday, 12-4pm / Thursday, 12-4pm
Friday, 12-4pm /Saturday, 10am-4pm
 

October Adult Workshops
ON-CAMPUS
 
BLACKSMITHING
Hammer In: Saturday, Oct 10 9am-4pm
Spoons, Ladles & Bowls: Sat-Sun, Oct 17-18, 10am-4pm
Frontier Knife & Hatchets: Thurs – Mon, Oct 22-26, 10am-5pm
Intro to the Hand-Forged Blade: Sat-Sun, Oct 31-Nov 1, 10am-5pm
 
CALLIGRAPHY
Celtic Knotwork Design: Sat, Oct 24 1:30-4pm
 
FIBER
Improvisational Stitching: Sun, Oct 4, 1-5pm
Tote Bag 101: Sun, Oct 18, 10am-4pm
 
METALS
Stacking Rings: Sat, Oct 17, 10am-4pm
All about Stone Setting: Sun, Oct 18, 10am-4pm
 
PAINTING
 
ON-LINE
 
BEADING
Wire Wrapped Beads: Thurs, Oct 8, 6:30-8:30pm
 
METALS
Torch Fired Enamels Demo: Thurs, Oct 15, 6:30-7:30pm
 
PAINTING
Faux Batik: Watercolor on Paper: Thurs, Oct 22, 6:30-8:00pm
 
SPECIAL INTEREST
Paper Earrings: Thurs, Oct 1, 6:30-8:30pm

Youth Workshops
Not in a class? Try a workshop! There’s still plenty of time to register. Select from in-person or online options. There’s even one for the whole family!
 
ON-CAMPUS
Ages 6+
Halloween Marionette Workshop,Saturday, Oct 24. 10-12pm
 
ONLINE
Ages 5+
Pom Pom Critters Workshop ,Tuesday, Nov 3. 4:30-6:00 pm
A Message in a Box Workshop,Tuesday, Nov 10. 4:30 – 6:00 pm
 

ALL AGES

 

Holiday Ornament Making Workshop for All Ages,Sunday, Dec 6 3:00 – 4:30 pm
This workshop provides an opportunity for families to be creative together, welcome the holiday season and enjoy family time in a relaxed and fun manner. Materials needed are not costly and some substitutions can be made. Make a cup of hot chocolate or cider and join us! Tuition $22.50 per person; GAC members $20.25 per person
 

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