Early registration discount does not apply to workshops.
Course Skill Level Key: See the symbol(s) at the end of each course description to determine the recommended skill level for students. Most classes are open to artists of all skill levels. Teenagers age 15 and up are eligible to register for adult classes.
= Some Experience
= All Levels
Embossed Copper and Leather Book
Saturday, June 17
9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (30-minute lunch break)
$150 Members, $170 Non-Members
Participants will create a small leather book using two popular bookbinding techniques and a simple weave. The combination produces an appealing exposed spine that is secure and allows every page to lay flat when opened. Using simple tools, students will craft a small copper frame for the book’s leather cover. This class celebrates the exhibition The Cover Sells the Book: Transformations in Commercial Book Publishing, 1860 – 1920. Some supplies provided.
Copper Clay Pendants
Karyn Warner Hammock
Thursday, July 20
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
$50 Members, $70 Non-Members
This class is a great introduction to jewelry design or as an opportunity to experiment with a new medium. Copper clay is easily molded and formed, turning into pure copper after being fired. Students will make several pendants in just one class with this exciting and approachable material. Students bring $25 supply fee to be paid the day of the workshop.
Introduction to Calligraphy
Sunday, June 25
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
$40 Members, $60 Non-Members
In this brief introduction to the art of calligraphy, students will learn about various pens, ink, and paper, as well as the basic pen strokes used to make letters. Learn the basics in this workshop to use at home for a creative twist on hand lettering!