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White Line Woodcut Workshop

September 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Participants will learn Fred’s White Line Woodcut  technique from initial conceptual drawing, various techniques for transferring the drawing to a wood block, the carving of key outlines of the woodblock drawing, to painting the block and finally transferring the image to the printing paper. All work is done with a pencil, a single wood carving knife, appropriate printing paper, watercolors and brushes. Attendees should have some basic skills in drawing and watercolors. A modest sized print (8” x 11”) can…

Introduction to Lithography

September 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Lithography was one of the latest art media to be invented and like many inventions, totally by accident. The chemistry of lithography is based upon the principle that water and grease do not mix.   The drawing is done on the surface of the stone with a specialized grease pencil. The finished drawing is then treated with a mixture of gum arabic and nitric acid. The etch mixture causes the exposed stone to become more prone to holding water, while the…

Modern Wall Hanging Workshop

December 1 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join Jenny Walton from Great Blue Fiber for a unique weaving class. In this two-part workshop, participants will learn how to warp, weave, and complete a modern and unique wall hanging using a lap loom. At the end of this workshop series, you will have created a complete 10" x 20″ wall hanging using seven basic stitches in your selection of yarns. Great Blue Fiber will provide the following materials for each participant: a wooden loom, a tapestry needle, warp…

Modern Wall Hanging Course

January 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join Jenny Walton of Great Blue Fiber for an in depth weaving class exploring color, shapes, texture and personal style. All students will learn how to warp a lap loom, weave a contemporary wall hanging and hang their unique piece of art. This class will engage your mind and help you relax and meditate through the process of slowing down to create a personal piece of art. Students will design, and weave a wall hanging of their creation with hands…

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