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Drawing with Colored Pencil with Allison Berkner

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April 24 @ 5:42 am

The objective of this course would be to learn the basics of colored pencils, different types of paper, color theory, and drawing skills. · Ideally, the students will create 3 or 4 total drawings in colored pencil. · The technique would be for the instructor to have the class do…

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Build a Glass House

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April 24 @ 5:42 am

Build a house out of glass!!! In this 4 week class you will learn how to draw and lay out your plans for the construction of a glass house…beach house, traditional , barn house…whatever style you may like!  Students will learn and use the basic glass fusion techniques for cutting glass…

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Fun with Gouache with Manon Sander

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April 24 @ 5:42 am

In this fun workshop you will get introduced to using this exciting water-based medium properly, so you can enjoy its portability on your travels or at home. Get acquainted with gouache’s unique properties while you create small paintings from your own photographs. Manon will go over materials, demo how to…

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Spinning & Weaving with Angela Scozzari

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April 24 @ 5:42 am

Have fun learning the ancient art of preparing fiber and spinning yarn. This is an exploration of fiber fun! Learn the basics on the drop spindle, move into spinning yarn on a wheel, and then weave your yarn on a lap loom to create a small weaving.  Mixed merino fiber,…

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Glass Fusion Reactions with Carolyn Austin

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April 24 @ 5:42 am

You are sure to get some cool reactions from this 4-week class! Working with a variety of colors and materials you will learn how glass, silver foil, and heat react to each other.  What causes and influences this behavior while learning cutting skills and the proper design and layout to…

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Create Your Own Sheet of Glass with Carolyn Austin

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April 24 @ 5:42 am

Customize your own sheet glass for your fusing project with a palette of glass frit, powder, stringers, and more in this creative 3-week class. Students will be using a wide variety of materials and techniques to transform clear glass into works of art to use in your final one-of-a-kind fused…

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Spring Vases with Carolyn Austin

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April 24 @ 5:42 am

Bring in spring with beautiful fused glass free-standing vases! This 4 week class with introduce you to the beauty of using heat and gravity to create a graceful look in glass. Students will learn the basics of glass fusion as well as building their glass cutting and kiln forming skills…

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Faded Lace Optics with Carolyn Austin

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April 24 @ 5:42 am

Optics take another twist…..In this 3 week class, students will create a dainty trio of dishes that almost look like fine lace fabric sandwiched between two layers of pale transparent glass. With patience and a steady hand, students will use sheet glass and stringers while learning fine cutting skills and…

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Casting with Lisa Johnson

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April 24 @ 5:42 am

Students will wax carve a pendant or ring that they will learn how to sprue and invest for centrifugal casting.  Casting organic matter such as a leaf, bug, branch, etc…will also be introduced. Cleaning up your object and finishing techniques will be demonstrated. You will need to purchase sterling silver…

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Narrative Sculpture with Amalia Mermingas

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April 24 @ 5:42 am

This fun and self-directed class will focus on handbuilding with an emphasis on surface decoration. The students will explore and develop their own visual narratives in clay. Each student will learn how to embellish the surface of their sculptures with colored slips, underglazes, sgraffito, brushwork, and painting. Some clay experience…

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