Tiffany Foil Stained Glass Method

Thursday 6:00-8:30 p.m. February 15 & 22
Class Fee: $65 ($60 Members) Ages 16-Adult
The copper foil technique method made popular
by L.C. Tiffany at the turn of the century, involves
wrapping the pieces of glass with copper foil and
soldering them together along the length of the seams.
Using cutting, grinding, copper foiling and soldering
skills students will use a variety of colors of art glass
and bevels to create a quilt block style pattern project.
This two day class is limited to 10 participants.

Clay Handbuilding with Lesa VanSingel

Thursday 6:00-8:00 p.m. February 1, 8
Class Fee: $45 ($40 Members) Ages 16-Adult
Come and get muddy! In this class participants will
learn the basics of working with stoneware clay including
joining pieces together, adding texture, using a
slump mold, and glaze application. The first week will
be spent in construction and the second week will be
Clay Hand Building spent glazing. This is a great class to take with a friend.

Glass Bead Lampworking

Thursday 6:00-8:30 p.m. February 1
Class Fee: $55 ($50 Members) Ages 16-Adult
The term lampwork is derived from the Venetian tradition
which is known as “a lume” which means at the lamp.
Lampwork simply means that the beads have been
worked over a flame. Participants will use hothead
torches, MAPP gas and Italian glass rods to create one
of a kind art glass beads. Each student will use a variety
of sculpting tools, rods, stringers and frit to create at least
6 glass beads using basic bead building, dots, lines, and
shaping techniques. Limited to 8 participants.

Hand Dyed Batik with Julie Westmaas

Saturday 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

August 19

Class Fee: $50 ($45 Members)

Ages 14-Adult

Discover the art of batik by using rich colorful dyes painted on fabric. In this class you will learn how to use plain white cotton fabric, hot wax, and a rainbow of dyes to create pieces of batik fabric to use in your next creative sewing project, or use as a wall hanging! Bring a lunch.

Stunning in Silver with Cristine Grimm

Thursday 6:00-9:00 p.m.

July 27

Class Fee: $65 ($60 Members)

Age 14-Adult

Do you love unique, silver jewelry? Come and join certified Art Clay instructor, Cristine Grimm, in exploring Art Clay, the clay that turns to 99.9% pure silver when fired. Start out small, making earrings or small pendants with basic techniques that can be used anywhere, anytime, without a kiln. Cristine is a master instructor who will bring all the tools and tricks necessary to create something you’ll enjoy wearing or adding to your next beading project. Cost includes silver clay, the use of all necessary tools, and a necklace and jump ring for wearing home.

Zentangle® Inspired Art: Renaissance Gold Class with Georgianna Klein

Saturday 12:30-3:00 p.m.

July 8

Class Fee: $35 ($30 Members)

Ages 14-Adult

Prerequisite: Basics Class

Adding gold foil to your Zentangle Inspired Art can really make it pop. You will add gold to a Renaissance tan Zendala (round) and finish it, using both familiar and new tangle patterns and colored pencil shading. In addition, you will add gold to other tiles to be tangled at home. Bring your Basics Kit bag. Other materials will be supplied.

Zentangle® Basics with Georgianna Klein

Saturday 9:00-11:30 a.m.

July 8

Class Fee: $35 ($30 Members)

Ages 14-Adult

Zentangle is a fun, easy-to-learn, relaxing method of creating beautiful images using repetitive patterns. No drawing experience or special skills are necessary except an open heart and the ability to hold a pen. In this class you will create several ink drawings on small paper tiles.

Silver Clay – Leaf Pendant or Earrings with Cristine Grimm

Thursday 6:00-9:00 p.m.

June 22

Class Fee: $65 ($60 Members)

Ages 14-Adult

Come and join certified Art Clay instructor, Cristine Grimm, in exploring Art Clay the clay that turns to 99.9%
pure silver when fired. In this class participants will make a stunning leaf pendant or earrings. Cost includes
silver clay, the use of all necessary tools, and a necklace and jump ring for wearing out the door.

Fused Glass Layered Panels with Linda Moore

Thursday 6:00-8:00 p.m.

June 15, 22

Class Fee: $60 ($55 Members)

Ages 14-Adult

Come and try glass fusing with glass artist, Linda Moore. Each student will create two 6”x6” panels of fused glass that when finished will be layered in a wood stand to give the illusion of depth. Whether it is a birch
forest, field of flowers or your own idea the technique is exciting. Pieces will be available for pick up after June
29. Start planning where you will display this unique piece in your home.

Stained Glass Garden Flower with Rod Brayman

Saturday 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

June 3

Class Fee $55($50 Members)

Ages 14-Adult

Every garden needs some bling. In this class students will learn basic stained glass techniques while creating
a colorful glass flower stake mounted on a rod perfect for adding some color to your garden.