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ONLINE: Introduction to Paper Quilling: Snowflakes

October 27, 2020

Explore the history of paper quilling (quilling filigree) from the 18th century and how the art form has evolved in the hands of contemporary artists such as Yulia Brodskaya. You’ll learn how to use a quilling tool and techniques to manipulate paper into various shapes. Students will plan and map out their work and then […]

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Coptic Bookmaking – NEW!

August 20, 2020

Have you ever wanted to create your own journal or sketchbook? In this class, we’ll explore the coptic bookmaking technique. We will create multipage books from a drawing pad. Using the pages and back cover of the drawing pad, we will deconstruct the pads, and remake them into handmade journals.

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Rubber Stamp Stomp: Carving Stamps to Make Repeat Patterns – NEW!

August 20, 2020

Learn to carve rubber stamps and use them to make decorative papers and greeting cards. The workshop will cover carving, image transfer, and repeat pattern techniques. The workshop will also introduce fundamentals of 2-D repeat pattern design. Students will produce repeating patterns with their own rubber stamps to create decorative papers and cards.

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Introduction to Paper Quilling

August 20, 2020

Explore the possibilities of making art with paper by learning quilling techniques. Transform paper strips by rolling, shaping and gluing them together to create a unique and 3-D, radial design project.

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Visual Journaling – NEW!

August 20, 2020

In this class, you will learn a new art technique each week then will have an opportunity to use it in your journal following a prompt from the instructor or your own leading.

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Journaling for Artists, Writers + Photographers

August 20, 2020

This two-hour studio course is designed for anyone interested in the techniques and development of visual journaling. We’ll review the contributions of visual diarists such as Dan Eldon and Frida Kahlo. Each session will begin with a short presentation on a visual diarist, technique or significant artist with follow up time for guidance, feedback and […]

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Introduction to Oracle Cards

August 20, 2020

Get in touch with your intuition! Students will learn about SoulCollage, a process in which you make a deck of cards for personal readings one at a time. They are easy, fun and satisfying to make and use. SoulCollage cards can help us to answer life’s questions. Personal readings from our own cards aid with […]

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Patterns, Mindfulness + Infinity – NEW!

July 07, 2020

Learn three techniques for creating infinite visual patterns. In spiritual traditions across the world, mandalas, labyrinths and other repeating patterns are used to help us calm and center ourselves, and get in touch with our interconnectedness with each other and the natural world. While we learn new drawing and design skills, we’ll also be learning […]

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Tunnel Books (Ages 15–18) – NEW!

July 07, 2020

This class will explore artists books, specifically tunnel books, that make use of visual tricks of depth and perspective, and incorporate line, color, storytelling, and construction skills. Students will work through developing and constructing a tunnel book of their own, based off of their own independent research and interests.

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Intro to Oracle Cards – NEW!

April 16, 2020

Explore SoulCollage®, a process of listening to intuition and making a unique set of cards for personal readings that can help us answer life’s questions. Personal readings from your own cards aid with acceptance and self-reflection. They are easy, fun and satisfying to make and use. Cards are to be used for personal readings only.

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Introduction to Paper Quilling – NEW!

April 16, 2020

Explore the possibilities of making art with paper by learning quilling techniques. Transform paper strips by rolling, shaping and gluing them together to create a unique, 3-D project.

read more