ADULT WORKSHOPS

CROCHET A COOL BRACELET…or 2!
Sunday Feb. 5th 4:30-6:30
Class Limit 8 Participants, Register Today!
$40.00 Just bring yourself and something to drink.
Instructor: Jolynn Willink, Queen of Crochet
Sip alcoholic or nonalcoholic beverages, have fun, meet cool creatives and learn how to crochet a beautiful Romanian cord bracelet all in one night.
Handmade jewelry is a perfect gift or better yet keep it for yourself!
No experience necessary, all materials are provided.
p.s. Drink and Create Workshops will happen every month with a different Theme, Teacher and Medium, Stay Tuned!!!
Please register online, (unless I know you, then just text or email)
sdstudios.org
sandradawson@comcast.net

KNIT AND DRINK!
First come First Served!

Sunday November 13th 4:30-6:30 $40.00
Class Limit 8 Participants, Register Today!
Instructor: Michelle Montgomery, Otherwise known as the Knitting Goddess!

BYOB Alcoholic or Non Alcoholic Drinks.
All Knitting materials are supplied.

Join us for a Knitting 101 class perfect for creative people who want to learn a new cozy craft. You will learn:
– Basic information about yarn, needles, and other knitting supplies
– How to read knitting patterns and understand stitch abbreviations
– How to ‘cast on,’ work basic stitches like knit and purl, and how to ‘bind off’
– How to identify the “right” and “wrong” side of your work
– How to work a very basic pattern that would make a great holiday gift ūüôā

And best of all have fun with a bunch of cool people while you learn!
This class is perfect for beginners but all skill levels are welcome.

p.s. Drink and Create Workshops will happen every month with a different Theme, Teacher and Medium, Stay Tuned!!!

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JUNK JOURNAL AND DRINK!

Friday Oct. 7th     5:30-7:30     $39.00   BYOB

Class Limit 10 Participants, Register Today!

Instructor:  Felicia Cannon, Creative Virtuoso

Sip alcoholic or nonalcoholic beverages and create a unique junk journal made from recycled and found materials.  Have fun, get inspired and learn easy ways to make a cover, journal pages and include embellishments. No experience necessary!  Felicia will begin with an easy going warm up exercise to get your creative juices flowing and lower inhibitions.  All materials are supplied  but feel free to bring along anything you might want to use to personalize your journal. Examples include but are not limited to:

Paper (any kind), scrap paper, scrapbook paper, envelopes including used ones,  old book or catalogue for journal base, greeting/postcards, photographs, beads/trinkets, washi tape, ribbons/string, an old book or just the pages, magazines, sheet music, children’s artwork, stickers, unfinished artwork, pictures from the Internet, telephone book pages, newspaper, printed material, your favorite stamps.

After you register, I’ll send out an email with details and payment options. ¬†Thanks and hope to see you at Felicia’s awesome junk journal and drink workshop!

p.s. Drink and Create Workshops will happen every month with a different Theme and Medium, Stay Tuned!!!

 


JULY ADULT WORKSHOPS

Students have the option of  virtual or studio class (6 student limit)


PRAYER FLAGS
Thursday July 9
9:00-11:00
Cost:  Virtual $35.00 Studio $40.00

With all the hardships and hurts worldwide this is a great time to gather together and make your own original prayer flag.  Traditionally, prayer flags were used to promote peace, compassion, strength, and wisdom. The Tibetans believe the prayers and messages will be blown by the wind to spread the good will and compassion into the world.

You will each create your own unique flag using a wide variety of materials (textiles, stencils, collage materials, magazines, beads, hand made papers, items from nature etc.)

This is a poetic, powerful and fun workshop which involves incorporating textural layers, using a variety of mediums and including a personal message that you can be proud to send out to the world.

Please come to class with any collage materials you’d like to bring to use and/or share
All other materials provided.  Scroll down to register.



NATURE ART COLLAGES
Thursday July 16
9:00-11:00
Cost:  Virtual $35.00 Studio $40.00
We’ll have a great time designing beautiful artwork using natural resources. ¬†Making art from nature involves utilizing various elements of nature (such as leaves, sticks, stones, flowers, weeds etc) in a creative way to produce a new art object. Other materials can be incorporated, i.e. watercolor, ink etc.

Please come to class with nature items and use what you have and/or exchange.
All other materials provided.  Scroll down to register.


NATURE MANDALAS
Thursday July 23
9:00-11:00
Cost:  Virtual $35.00 Studio $40.00

We’ll create gorgeous madalas with all kinds of materials found in nature. ¬†A mandala is an ‚Äúintegrated structure organized around a unifying center.‚ÄĚ It is a circular and non-permanent symbol using patterns which represent the circle of life.

Please come to class with nature items and use what you have and/or exchange.
All other materials provided.  Scroll down to register.

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ADULT ENCAUSTIC and BATIK WORKSHOP (kids 12 and up are welcome with an adult)
Thursday March 15th – Register Now!
10:00-12:00
$35.00 per class (Please no drop-ins. contact me if you are joining for the workshop. (class will be cancelled if we do not have a 4 student minimum)
Beginners to Advanced Students are Welcome!
Experimental media: Encaustic and Batik,
Explore mediums individually or combine: encaustic, batik, mixed media, collage, transfer, printmaking, painting.
All materials are provided. Work at your own pace and in whatever direction you’d like.
Learn on your own and with guidance and suggestions from a 25 yr. professional artist and certified art teacher.
Experiment with combining encaustic with all types of media, interweave, socialize and enjoy!
contact sandradawson@comcast.net with questions
PLEASE VISIT: http://sdstudios.org/adult-classes/ for info and to register

ADULT JEWELRY WORKSHOP
Thursday March 8th 10:00-12:00 Register Now!
(Please no drop-ins. contact me if you are joining for the workshop. (class will be cancelled if we do not have a 4 student minimum)
40.00
Beginners to Advanced Students are Welcome!
Join jewelry artist, Amy Renzulli for a workshop in basic techniques to get you started making your own original creations!
Do you love the look and feel of tassel jewelry? Learn to make your own leather tassels for earrings, necklaces and more! Bring anything you have for inspiration, pieces of chain, broken bits of jewelry, and chain. We will bring the leather, tools and other supplies. If you happen to have a fabric cutting wheel that is usually used for quilting, please bring it. Working with leather in this way is fun and provides an instant beautiful reward! Hope to see you there.
More expensive gems and pendants will be available for sale.
contact sandradawson@comcast.net with questions
PLEASE VISIT: http://sdstudios.org/adult-classes/ for info and to register

contact: sandradawson@comcast.net with questions.