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Bookbinding Workshop

Bookbinding Workshop

  • Saturdays | 01:00 pm - 04:30 pm
  • Start Date: February 12, 2022
  • Level: All
  • Instructor: Silvana Martins
  • Location: Main Campus

Come learn with me how to make a beautiful, luxurious book, with deckled edge pages, inside pockets and a ribbon closure, and bind it with a buttonhole stitch. No previous bookbinding experience necessary. Silvana will provide materials, including a selection of handcrafted papers to cover your book.

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Bookbinding Workshop

Bookbinding Workshop

  • Saturdays | 01:00 pm - 04:30 pm
  • Start Date: April 16, 2022
  • Level: All
  • Instructor: Silvana Martins
  • Location: Main Campus

Come learn with me how to make a beautiful, luxurious book, with deckled edge pages, inside pockets and a ribbon closure, and bind it with a buttonhole stitch. No previous bookbinding experience necessary. Silvana will provide materials, including a selection of handcrafted papers to cover your book.

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Composite Forming Methods and Smudge Firing with Don Davis

Composite Forming Methods and Smudge Firing with Don Davis

  • Saturdays | 10:30 am - 04:30 pm
  • Start Date: March 19, 2022
  • Instructor: Don Davis
  • Location: Main Campus

Begin the day with a bit of geology, ceramic history, and images to inspire. Watch a demonstration of unique hand forming and wheel throwing methods with time for participants to make a piece or two of their own. Finish the day with a ‘smudge firing’ as a means to gain visual texture and depth on surfaces of low temperature to mid-range ceramics.

Bring your own small bisque-fired pieces. We will also have some available.

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Bronze Casting Workshop February 12 & 13

Bronze Casting Workshop February 12 & 13

  • Sundays | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: February 12, 2022
  • Instructor: David Lee Cumbie
  • Location: Main Campus

An introduction to a variety of techniques in the creation of wax sculptures. Once the wax sculptures are made, students prepare their waxes with gates and sprues in preparation for the ceramic mold-making process. Waxes are coated with state-of-the-art ceramic shell and then the wax will be burned out and the molten bronze poured into the molds. Cost includes a five-pound bronze sculpture, with the option to purchase additional material for large works.

 

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Classical Figure Drawing Workshop with Edson Campos

Classical Figure Drawing Workshop with Edson Campos

  • Saturdays | 09:30 am - 04:30 pm
  • Start Date: May 21, 2022
  • Instructor: Edson Campos
  • Location: Main Campus

Learn the importance of well-designed spaces and understanding of the poetic language of drawing. Explore techniques in observation and complex compositions to establish a well-designed drawing, which is an important first step in painting a masterpiece.

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Macrame Plant Hanger Workshop 5/14

Macrame Plant Hanger Workshop 5/14

  • Saturdays | 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: May 14, 2022
  • Instructor: Alyssa Foxson
  • Location: Main Campus

Macramé is a form of textile that uses knotting techniques and comes from the 13th century weavers’ word for “fringe.” This fiber art was popular in the 60s and 70s and now it is back and as popular as ever. Join artist Alyssa Foxson and embrace your inner boho goddess, for an all new Macramé Plant Hanger Workshop. Learn all the basic macramé knots needed to make a macramé plant hanger and beyond. All supplies are included and you will leave this workshop with a beautiful boho macramé planter to display your plant babies!

 

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Metal Folding & Forming

Metal Folding & Forming

  • Sundays | 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm
  • Start Date: May 1, 2022
  • Instructor: Stefan Alexandres
  • Location: Main Campus

Explore metal folding and forming as a unique process for jewelry-making. Participants will learn to design and the precision techniques necessary to make a series of small-scale samples for sculptural jewelry. This course will include equipment safety, design, material preparation, design execution. Create dimensional forms out of flat copper sheets without molds or stamps. Note: this class is fairly physically intensive, and calls for nimble dexterity and significant manual strength. Skill level: All

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Macrame Plant Hanger Workshop 3/12

Macrame Plant Hanger Workshop 3/12

  • Saturdays | 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: March 12, 2022
  • Instructor: Alyssa Foxson
  • Location: Main Campus

Macramé is a form of textile that uses knotting techniques and comes from the 13th century weavers’ word for “fringe.” This fiber art was popular in the 60s and 70s and now it is back and as popular as ever. Join artist Alyssa Foxson and embrace your inner boho goddess, for an all new Macramé Plant Hanger Workshop. Learn all the basic macramé knots needed to make a macramé plant hanger and beyond. All supplies are included and you will leave this workshop with a beautiful boho macramé planter to display your plant babies!

 

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Macramé Wall Hanging Workshop 1/29

Macramé Wall Hanging Workshop 1/29

  • Saturdays | 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: January 29, 2022
  • Instructor: Alyssa Foxson
  • Location: Main Campus

Macramé is a form of textile that uses knotting techniques and comes from the 13th century weavers’ word for “fringe”. This fiber art form was popular in the 60s and 70s and now it’s back and as popular as ever. Join local artist Alyssa Foxson, and embrace your inner boho goddess. Learn all the basic macramé knots needed to make a macramé wall hanging and beyond. All supplies are included and you will leave this workshop with a beautiful wall hanging ready for display. Skill level: All

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Macrame Jewelry Workshop 4/30

Macrame Jewelry Workshop 4/30

  • Saturdays | 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: April 30, 2022
  • Instructor: Alyssa Foxson
  • Location: Main Campus

Macramé is a form of textile that uses knotting techniques and comes from the 13th century weavers’ word for “fringe.” This fiber art was popular in the 60s and 70s and now it is back and as popular as ever. Join artist Alyssa Foxson and embrace your inner boho goddess, for an all new Macramé Jewelry Workshop. Learn all the basic macramé knots needed to make macramé jewelry including earrings, necklaces and beyond. All supplies are included and you will leave this workshop with a beautiful boho macramé jewelry ready to be rocked!

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Nature at the Joe Overstreet Landing

Nature at the Joe Overstreet Landing

  • Saturdays | 09:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Start Date: February 19, 2022
  • Instructor: Milton Heiberg

**This workshop meets on location on Saturday, February 19, from 9 am – 3 pm and meets for the Photo review on Tuesday, February 22, from 6 – 7:30 pm via Zoom**

Spend a full day of photography with Milton Heiberg, author of seven books on photographic technique and aesthetics. Visit some of Florida’s most beautiful rural and untouched wild areas from cattle country to bird refuges, including Snail Kites and a working Bald Eagle nest. Lunch is included on location at available picnic tables (students with special dietary needs can bring their own lunch). Slab-foundation restroom facilities are available. Adventures await as we photograph a stream in the middle of a forgotten oak forest…an experience not to be missed. Only 80 minutes from the Winter Park/Orlando area. Workshop participants will meet at Overstreet Landing at 9 am. Skill level: All

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Macramé Wall Hanging Workshop 4/02

Macramé Wall Hanging Workshop 4/02

  • Saturdays | 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: April 2, 2022
  • Instructor: Alyssa Foxson
  • Location: Main Campus

Macramé is a form of textile that uses knotting techniques and comes from the 13th century weavers’ word for “fringe”. This fiber art form was popular in the 60s and 70s and now it’s back and as popular as ever. Join local artist Alyssa Foxson, and embrace your inner boho goddess. Learn all the basic macramé knots needed to make a macramé wall hanging and beyond. All supplies are included and you will leave this workshop with a beautiful wall hanging ready for display. Skill level: All

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Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

  • Saturdays | 05:45 am - 02:00 pm
  • Start Date: May 7, 2022
  • Instructor: Milton Heiberg

Dates: Saturday, May 7, 2022, 5:45 am–2:00 pm—Field work,

Tuesday, May 10, 2022, 6:00–7:30 pm, Follow-up Show & Tell Critique Zoom session

Location: Merritt Island NWR—Meet at Parrish Park parking lot, Titusville, FL

Instructor: Milton Heiberg     

 

We will do some landscapes at sunrise (7:04 am). The rest of the morning will be spent stalking flying and perched birds throughout the area. Lunch is included on location at available picnic tables (students with special dietary needs should bring their own lunch). Restroom facilities are available at the visitor’s center.

 

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Inspired Words, Writing to Art 2/12

Inspired Words, Writing to Art 2/12

  • Saturdays | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: February 12, 2022
  • Instructor: Elaine Person
  • Location: Main Campus

When you see a painting, what do you feel? When you look at a photograph, what memories surface? Tap into your creativity with the use of paintings, photographs, and objects as award-winning writer Elaine Person prompts you to write original stories, poems, and essays. Learn writing tools and techniques. Different genres of writing and reflection will be discussed. Short lunch break provided. Students will leave this workshop with their own written words. Skill level: All

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Inspired Words, Writing to Art 4/16

Inspired Words, Writing to Art 4/16

  • Saturdays | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: April 16, 2022
  • Instructor: Elaine Person
  • Location: Main Campus

When you see a painting, what do you feel? When you look at a photograph, what memories surface? Tap into your creativity with the use of paintings, photographs, and objects as award-winning writer Elaine Person prompts you to write original stories, poems, and essays. Learn writing tools and techniques. Different genres of writing and reflection will be discussed. Short lunch break provided. Students will leave this workshop with their own written words. Skill level: All

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It’s a Photograph! It’s a Painting! It’s Hand-Coloring Photographs!

It’s a Photograph! It’s a Painting! It’s Hand-Coloring Photographs!

  • Sundays | 02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
  • Start Date: May 15, 2022
  • Instructor: Laurie Hasan
  • Location: Main Campus
Add a painterly touch to a black-and-white photographic print with hand-coloring. Explore photo oils and pigments, along with application techniques to create a unique work of art that lives in the magical realm between photography and painting. Bring several 8”x10” copies of your own landscape or architectural photograph (no original irreplaceable photos!); digital and darkroom prints are both welcome. Don’t have your own prints? Not to worry; assorted photographs from the instructor’s collection will be available for those who do not bring their own prints. Other materials provided. Photography and painting experience helpful but not required. Notes: Matte/uncoated and fiber-based paper give the best results. Specific paper and printing suggestions will
be emailed to participants prior to the workshop.

 

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Crash Course in Sculpture: Mold Making

Crash Course in Sculpture: Mold Making

  • Saturdays | 09:00 am - 01:00 pm
  • Start Date: April 2, 2022
  • Instructor: David Lee Cumbie
  • Location: Main Campus

Explore a variety of mold making techniques using clay, plaster, low temperature wax, alginate, latex and silicon. Castings will be made using hydrocal plaster, plastic, wax, and a variety of cements.

 

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Date Night Ceramics 2/5

Date Night Ceramics 2/5

  • Saturdays | 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
  • Start Date: February 5, 2022
  • Instructor: Vince and Bettielee Sansone
  • Location: Main Campus

Clay is like a relationship: it must be pinched, molded and designed to become everlasting. Ceramics artist and your host for the evening, Vince and Bettielee will walk you and your partner through clay projects that will make a fantastic date night. Bring some wine and prepare to get messy and have fun making art! Snacks and all materials included. Fee is per couple. Skill level: All

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Date Night Ceramics 4/9

Date Night Ceramics 4/9

  • Saturdays | 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
  • Start Date: April 9, 2022
  • Instructor: Vince and Bettielee Sansone
  • Location: Main Campus

Clay is like a relationship: it must be pinched, molded and designed to become everlasting. Ceramics artist and your host for the evening, Vince and Bettielee will walk you and your partner through clay projects that will make a fantastic date night. Bring some wine and prepare to get messy and have fun making art! Snacks and all materials included. Fee is per couple. Skill level: All

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Alternative Raku Firing with Jesus Minguez: Exploration of Raw Materials

Alternative Raku Firing with Jesus Minguez: Exploration of Raw Materials

  • Saturdays | 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Start Date: May 28, 2022
  • Instructor: Jesus Minguez
  • Location: Main Campus

Bring 3 to 4 of your bisque pieces (no larger than 12inches) to this workshop as Artist Jesus Minguez shares his unique use of raw materials in combination with the art of American Raku firing. The suggested clay body is EM712 Max’s White Raku Clay. (Available at Axner Pottery Supply)

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Alternative Raku Firing with Jesus Minguez: Exploration of Raw Materials

Alternative Raku Firing with Jesus Minguez: Exploration of Raw Materials

  • Saturdays | 01:00 pm - 08:00 pm
  • Start Date: April 30, 2022
  • Instructor: Jesus Minguez
  • Location: Main Campus

Bring 3 to 4 of your bisque pieces (no larger than 12inches) to this workshop as Artist Jesus Minguez shares his unique use of raw materials in combination with the art of American Raku firing. The suggested clay body is EM712 Max’s White Raku Clay. (Available at Axner Pottery Supply)

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Alternative Raku Firing with Jesus Minguez: Exploration of Raw Materials

Alternative Raku Firing with Jesus Minguez: Exploration of Raw Materials

  • Saturdays | 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Start Date: March 26, 2022
  • Instructor: Jesus Minguez
  • Location: Main Campus

Bring 3 to 4 of your bisque pieces (no larger than 12inches) to this workshop as Artist Jesus Minguez shares his unique use of raw materials in combination with the art of American Raku firing. The suggested clay body is EM712 Max’s White Raku Clay. (Available at Axner Pottery Supply)

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Crash Course in Sculpture: Mold Making

Crash Course in Sculpture: Mold Making

  • Saturdays | 09:00 am - 01:00 pm
  • Start Date: May 14, 2022
  • Instructor: David Lee Cumbie
  • Location: Main Campus

Explore a variety of mold making techniques using clay, plaster, low temperature wax, alginate, latex and silicon. Castings will be made using hydrocal plaster, plastic, wax, and a variety of cements.

 

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Alternative Raku Firing with Jesus Minguez: Exploration of Raw Materials

Alternative Raku Firing with Jesus Minguez: Exploration of Raw Materials

  • Saturdays | 01:00 pm - 08:00 pm
  • Start Date: February 26, 2022
  • Instructor: Jesus Minguez
  • Location: Main Campus

Bring 3 to 4 of your bisque pieces (no larger than 12inches) to this workshop as Artist Jesus Minguez shares his unique use of raw materials in combination with the art of American Raku firing. The suggested clay body is EM712 Max’s White Raku Clay. (Available at Axner Pottery Supply)

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Alternative Raku Firing with Jesus Minguez: Exploration of Raw Materials

Alternative Raku Firing with Jesus Minguez: Exploration of Raw Materials

  • Saturdays | 01:00 pm - 08:00 pm
  • Start Date: January 29, 2022
  • Instructor: Jesus Minguez
  • Location: Main Campus

Bring 3 to 4 of your bisque pieces (no larger than 12inches) to this workshop as Artist Jesus Minguez shares his unique use of raw materials in combination with the art of American Raku firing. The suggested clay body is EM712 Max’s White Raku Clay. (Available at Axner Pottery Supply)

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Crash Course in Sculpture: Intro to Tools & Materials

Crash Course in Sculpture: Intro to Tools & Materials

  • Saturdays | 09:00 am - 01:00 pm
  • Start Date: April 23, 2022
  • Instructor: David Lee Cumbie
  • Location: Main Campus

Demonstrations will introduce students to tools, armatures and a variety of malleable materials used for sculpture. Oil bases clays, paper clay, Skratchwork architectural clay, and Epoxy Sculpt will be used.

 

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Macrame Jewelry Workshop 2/19

Macrame Jewelry Workshop 2/19

  • Saturdays | 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: February 19, 2022
  • Instructor: Alyssa Foxson
  • Location: Main Campus

Macramé is a form of textile that uses knotting techniques and comes from the 13th century weavers’ word for “fringe.” This fiber art was popular in the 60s and 70s and now it is back and as popular as ever. Join artist Alyssa Foxson and embrace your inner boho goddess, for an all new Macramé Jewelry Workshop. Learn all the basic macramé knots needed to make macramé jewelry including earrings, necklaces and beyond. All supplies are included and you will leave this workshop with a beautiful boho macramé jewelry ready to be rocked!

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Advanced Photoshop

Advanced Photoshop

  • Saturdays | 09:30 am - 04:30 pm
  • Start Date: March 19, 2022
  • Instructor: Chris Casler
  • Location: Main Campus

Ansel Adams famously stated that “The negative is the score; the print is the performance.” Learn how to use Photoshop to fully realize the image you had in mind when you tripped the shutter. During this focused one- day workshop snappers learn to: capture, import, and catalog their images to build a lasting, organized archive; to effectively use Photoshop’s selection tools; to use the retouching tools for portraits; to use layers; and to build composite images. This workshop is for digital shooters and film shooters with scanned analog images.

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Friday Night Painting Critique and Wine

Friday Night Painting Critique and Wine

  • Fridays | 06:30 pm - 09:30 pm
  • Start Date: February 18, 2022
  • Instructor: Barbara Tiffany
  • Location: Main Campus

Open to any Crealdé member that paints in oils or acrylics. Bring two paintings that you feel are finished but not sure, unfinished but need further guidance or just want to make it better.
Attendants listen to critiques of the work of others and maybe gain some insight as to what they may want to consider for their next painting. Be sure to bring paper and pencil to list what might be suggested.
It would be beneficial if the students sent photos of their work to be critiqued in an email several days before this class.
Wine, cheese and crackers are served. Class size is limited so reserve your space early.

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Discover the Art of Paper Marbling

Discover the Art of Paper Marbling

  • Fridays | 09:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Start Date: January 21, 2022
  • Instructor: Silvana Martins
  • Location: Main Campus

In this 1- day workshop, you’ll explore and merge the ancient art of marbling while creating intricately stunning designs on water, to capture them onto a unique mono print.
Towards the end of the workshop, you will be able to choose one of your marbled papers to decorate the cover of a handbound notebook. Join artist and bookbinder, Silvana Martins as she shares her love and knowledge of Paper Marbling. Silvana has studied with masters of this art form in Italy, Brazil and the USA.

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Friday Night Painting Critique and Wine

Friday Night Painting Critique and Wine

  • Fridays | 06:30 pm - 09:30 pm
  • Start Date: May 6, 2022
  • Instructor: Barbara Tiffany
  • Location: Main Campus

Open to any Crealdé member that paints in oils or acrylics. Bring two paintings that you feel are finished but not sure, unfinished but need further guidance or just want to make it better.
Attendants listen to critiques of the work of others and maybe gain some insight as to what they may want to consider for their next painting. Be sure to bring paper and pencil to list what might be suggested.
It would be beneficial if the students sent photos of their work to be critiqued in an email several days before this class.
Wine, cheese and crackers are served. Class size is limited so reserve your space early.

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Heads Up Workshop

Heads Up Workshop

  • Sundays | 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm
  • Start Date: April 3, 2022
  • Level: All
  • Instructor: Vince Sansone
  • Location: Main Campus

***Workshop meets April 3 & 10 from 1 – 5 pm***

Here’s a chance to sit around the table and play. Learn to use the pinch forming method to make small heads. Manipulate the clay from inside the form to enhance facial features before closing it up. Design a base for the head as you make it. The second meeting will be dedicated to decorating and glazing. Skill level: All

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Travel the Back Roads to Palatka and the Historic Ravine Gardens

Travel the Back Roads to Palatka and the Historic Ravine Gardens

  • Saturdays | 08:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Start Date: February 12, 2022
  • Instructor: Peter Schreyer
  • Location: Main Campus

Discover hidden architectural, cultural and natural treasurers along Highway 17 on the way to Florida’s historic river town of Palatka. Located on the scenic St. Johns River, the city features the unique Ravine Gardens State Park, which was developed by the Federal Works Progress Administration in the 1930s. In addition to the historic structures, the ravine trails and the picturesque creek are lined with thousands of azaleas each winter. Skill level: All

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Travel the Backroads to Historic Places: Ybor City in Tampa

Travel the Backroads to Historic Places: Ybor City in Tampa

  • Saturdays | 08:00 am - 08:00 pm
  • Start Date: March 5, 2022
  • Instructor: Peter Schreyer
  • Location: Main Campus

Explore little known architectural and cultural treasures in one of Florida’s oldest and historically most intact urban neighborhoods. Recently transitioned from a historic Cuban and Italian community to a contemporary entertainment district, Ybor City is full of photographic opportunities for cityscape and street photography. Participants will ride a vintage street car through Tampa, photograph the renovated train station and enjoy lunch at the over one-hundred- year-old Columbia Restaurant!

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Welding Workshop, 1/22-1/23

Welding Workshop, 1/22-1/23

  • Sundays | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: January 22, 2022
  • Instructor: David Lee Cumbie
  • Location: Main Campus

Join this veteran welder in designing small sculptures over a weekend. Practice cutting and basic welding techniques, while creating artwork from found objects. No experience needed. Skill level: All

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Welding Workshop, 1/8-1/9

Welding Workshop, 1/8-1/9

  • Sundays | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: January 8, 2022
  • Instructor: David Lee Cumbie
  • Location: Main Campus

Join this veteran welder in designing small sculptures over a weekend. Practice cutting and basic welding techniques, while creating artwork from found objects. No experience needed. Skill level: All

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Welding Workshop, 2/26-2/27

Welding Workshop, 2/26-2/27

  • Sundays | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: February 26, 2022
  • Instructor: David Lee Cumbie
  • Location: Main Campus

Join this veteran welder in designing small sculptures over a weekend. Practice cutting and basic welding techniques, while creating artwork from found objects. No experience needed. Skill level: All

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Welding Workshop, 2/5-2/6

Welding Workshop, 2/5-2/6

  • Sundays | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: February 5, 2022
  • Instructor: David Lee Cumbie
  • Location: Main Campus

Join this veteran welder in designing small sculptures over a weekend. Practice cutting and basic welding techniques, while creating artwork from found objects. No experience needed. Skill level: All

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Heads Up Workshop

Heads Up Workshop

  • Sundays | 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm
  • Start Date: February 6, 2022
  • Level: All
  • Instructor: Vince Sansone
  • Location: Main Campus

***Workshop meets February 6 & 13 from 1 – 5 pm***

Here’s a chance to sit around the table and play. Learn to use the pinch forming method to make small heads. Manipulate the clay from inside the form to enhance facial features before closing it up. Design a base for the head as you make it. The second meeting will be dedicated to decorating and glazing. Skill level: All

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Welding Workshop, 3/12-3/13

Welding Workshop, 3/12-3/13

  • Sundays | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: March 12, 2022
  • Instructor: David Lee Cumbie
  • Location: Main Campus

Join this veteran welder in designing small sculptures over a weekend. Practice cutting and basic welding techniques, while creating artwork from found objects. No experience needed. Skill level: All

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Inspired Words, Writing to Art 12/4

Inspired Words, Writing to Art 12/4

  • Saturdays | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: December 4, 2021
  • Level: All
  • Instructor: Elaine Person
  • Location: Main Campus

When you see a painting, what do you feel? When you look at a photograph, what memories surface? Tap into your creativity with the use of paintings, photographs, and objects as award-winning writer Elaine Person prompts you to write original stories, poems, and essays. Learn writing tools and techniques. Different genres of writing and reflection will be discussed. Short lunch break provided. Students will leave this workshop with their own written words. Skill level: All

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Macramé Wall Hanging Workshop 12/11

Macramé Wall Hanging Workshop 12/11

  • Saturdays | 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: December 11, 2021
  • Instructor: Alyssa Foxson
  • Location: Main Campus

Macramé is a form of textile that uses knotting techniques and comes from the 13th century weavers’ word for “fringe”. This fiber art form was popular in the 60s and 70s and now it’s back and as popular as ever. Join local artist Alyssa Foxson, and embrace your inner boho goddess. Learn all the basic macramé knots needed to make a macramé wall hanging and beyond. All supplies are included and you will leave this workshop with a beautiful wall hanging ready for display. Skill level: All

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Figure Painting Sketch with Andrew Grant

Figure Painting Sketch with Andrew Grant

  • Sundays | 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: December 18, 2021
  • Level: Intermediate to Advanced
  • Instructor: Andrew Grant
  • Location: Main Campus

**Workshop takes place Saturday & Sunday, December 18 & 19, 9am – 4pm**

Work from a live model in this 2 day workshop and explore painting the figure in oil. While approaching figure painting in a gestural alla prima manner, we can train our eyes to quickly judge relationships in proportion, value and color. Work through logical steps to realize the three dimensional form of the model, while also focusing on structure and anatomy. There will be discussions on drawing, basic color theory, palette organization and paint application through demonstration and practice.

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Vibrant Oil Painting & Palette Knife Workshop

Vibrant Oil Painting & Palette Knife Workshop

  • Sundays | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: December 11, 2021
  • Level: All
  • Instructor: Kathleen Brodeur
  • Location: Main Campus

**Workshop takes place Saturday & Sunday, December 11 & 12, 10am – 4pm**

All are invited to this 2-day workshop to discover the intricacies of palette knife painting using oil paints. Discover the hidden brilliance and clarity of the colors themselves and how they impact each other on the canvas using this medium style. Your instructor will introduce and guide you through the process of oil painting techniques, color mixing, composition and application with a palette knife. Students are encouraged to bring in their own images. The instructor will also have some available. The experience will focus on the joy of painting, creating and learning to be in the moment.

This class is currently full.

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A Walk across Winter Park

A Walk across Winter Park

  • Saturdays | 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: November 20, 2021
  • Instructor: Peter Schreyer
  • Location: Main Campus

Enjoy a leisurely three mile photo-walk across the picturesque city of a Winter Park, exploring and photographing some of the instructor’s favorite sites and buildings. Workshop stops will include scenic gardens, parks and historic places. Workshop will include a leisurely lunch at a Park Avenue restaurant. Open to all levels of students, working in digital or film (free loaner cameras available).

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Welding Workshop, November 27 & 28

Welding Workshop, November 27 & 28

  • Sundays | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: November 27, 2021
  • Instructor: David Lee Cumbie
  • Location: Main Campus

Join this veteran welder in designing small sculptures over a weekend. Practice cutting and basic welding techniques, while creating artwork from found objects. No experience needed. Skill level: All

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Welding Workshop, December 11 & 12

Welding Workshop, December 11 & 12

  • Sundays | 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Start Date: December 11, 2021
  • Instructor: David Lee Cumbie
  • Location: Main Campus

Join this veteran welder in designing small sculptures over a weekend. Practice cutting and basic welding techniques, while creating artwork from found objects. No experience needed. Skill level: All

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Date Night Ceramics 12/3

Date Night Ceramics 12/3

  • Fridays | 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
  • Start Date: December 3, 2021
  • Instructor: Vince and Bettielee Sansone
  • Location: Main Campus

Clay is like a relationship: it must be pinched, molded and designed to become everlasting. Ceramics artist and your host for the evening, Vince and Bettielee will walk you and your partner through clay projects that will make a fantastic date night. Bring some wine and prepare to get messy and have fun making art! Snacks and all materials included. Fee is per couple. Skill level: All

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Heads Up Workshop

Heads Up Workshop

  • Sundays | 01:00 pm - 05:00 pm
  • Start Date: December 12, 2021
  • Instructor: Vince Sansone
  • Location: Main Campus

***Workshop meets December 12 & 19 from 1 – 5 pm***

Here’s a chance to sit around the table and play. Learn to use the pinch forming method to make small heads. Manipulate the clay from inside the form to enhance facial features before closing it up. Design a base for the head as you make it. The second meeting will be dedicated to decorating and glazing. Skill level: All

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