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Paper, Textures and Painting – Watercolor, Acrylics and Oil Welcome! with Lisa MacNamara

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March 2 @ 10:26 pm

Paper, texture and painting – ALL THREE! Incoporate various papers into your paintings, watercolor, acrylics or oils, adding depth, texture and path findings through the painting Learn techniques using various tools, experiment with a fork or Xacto blade, or organic materials! Seeing what’s outside the box to enhance your narrative…

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Circles and More

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March 2 @ 10:26 pm

Working with circles can be very challenging when it comes to glass. In this 4-week class students will learn how to carefully cut these curved shapes out of three different colors of glass. We will then cut them into various shapes and patterns. Using grinders and hand lap pads to…

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Modeling Glass Creations with Carolyn Austin

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March 2 @ 10:26 pm

By using a two-part Modeling Glass Mixture and a variety of bullseye glass powder colors you can turn them into a moldable, sculptable material similar to clay. The Powdered Binder is a food-grade, nontoxic cellulose-based material that reacts with water as a thickener. The Liquid Medium is also food-grade and…

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Geometric Fused Glass with Stringers with Carolyn Austin

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March 2 @ 10:26 pm

Create a geometric look in fused glass with glass stringers. Intricate glass cutting skills …. a lot of it…..will be taught in this 4 week class. Students will create a sheet of glass using a specific layout of stringers. Once fused the glass will be cut up into pieces and…

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Earrings with Lisa Johnson

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March 2 @ 10:26 pm

During this workshop, you’ll learn how to make beautiful, stylish earrings! Students will learn how to solder a sterling silver post and make a French ear wire in addition to various texturing techniques to non-ferrous metals including silver. All materials are included! No experience is necessary. Registration deadline June 5

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Junk to 3D story 2 Day workshop with Lisa MacNamara

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March 2 @ 10:26 pm

Learn how to create a sculptural form influenced by Louise Nevelson (1899-1988) Nevelson is known for her monochromatic wood assemblages, find treasures on the street, at the beach, in the garbage and yes, even in your closets! What kind of sculpture can you create from your treasures? Include books, old…

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Found Object Art Collage Teen Workshop

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March 2 @ 10:26 pm

Recycle and reimagine old discarded junk into a one of a kind piece of art. Using found objects, old jewelry, odd bits of paper, fabric, feathers, and things you might find in a kitchen junk drawer, you will create a layered college or fantasy mask. No experience necessary, Just bring…

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Cabochon Extravaganza with Carolyn Austin

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March 2 @ 10:26 pm

Learn how to use Heat and Gravity to create nicely rounded and other shaped cabochons for jewelry and other decorative glass art. Students will learn glass cutting skills and have a wide variety of glass and glass accessories to work with while learning their compatibility and reaction effects they will…

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Fused Glass Basics with Carolyn Austin

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March 2 @ 10:26 pm

Bring your creative ideas to this 3 hour workshop and learn the many possibilities of using a variety of colored glass, stringers and frit to create a one of a kind functional 8 x 8 piece of art glass that you will be proud to use and display. Students will…

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Rings and Earrings Teen Workshop with Taylor Gigante

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March 2 @ 10:26 pm

In this 1-day workshop, teens will learn to develop jewelry using traditional fabrication methods. Demonstrations include how to size and form a sterling silver ring as well as for earrings. Shaping the metal with a mallet, creating texture, and wire working will be introduced to students in order to complete…

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