summer - fall workshop schedule
July 8 • Finding Your Story, storytelling multi-session with Marc Moss of Tell Us Something. 5:30-7:30 pm on July 8, 10, 15 and 6 pm on July 19. Everyone has a story. Everyone’s story matters. You matter. Find your story and learn how to tell it in this workshop. The group will participate in a storytelling event open to the public: 7 pm on Friday, July 19th at Free Cycles. Registration required.
July 17 • Color Me in Layers, printmaking multi-session with Odette Grassi. 4:30-6:30 pm on five Wednesdays: July 17, 31, Aug 7, 14 & 21. Registration required.
Together we’ll explore the process of creating 3+ colored prints. Using hand printing techniques & soft carve materials, each participant will create a multi-layered image. There will be many opportunities to make choices through this process of designing a print with different layers of color.
August 17 • Kickstart Your Writing, Saturday writing workshop with Caroline Patterson. 10:30 am-12:30 pm.
September 5 • Arrange for a Transfer, collage & photo transfer multi-session with Marlo Crocifisso. 2:00-4:00 pm on Thursdays: Sept. 5,12,19 & 26. Registration required.
September 7 • Kickstart Your Writing, Saturday writing workshop with Caroline Patterson. 10:30 am-12:30 pm.
September 10 • Expressive Mark making, acrylics with Nancy Seiler, 2:00-5:00 pm. Registration required.
We’ll be working with special acrylics and gels on canvas paper to create layers that resemble the painting process of oil and cold wax without the use of solvents. We'll be painting with brushes and scrapers, and adding marks with charcoal and oil crayons.
September 21 • Explorations in Printmaking, a printmaking workshop with Bev Glueckert. 1:00-4:00 pm. Registration required.
We’re excited to have Bev back for this special 3 hour session of printmaking. We’ll explore easy techniques for making relief prints on a press. Perfect for people new to printmaking, and people who can’t get enough of printmaking!
October 1 • Sun Prints & Cyanotypes, photo process multi-session with Eileen Rafferty. 1:00-3:00 pm on three Tuesdays: Oct. 1, 8 & 15. Registration required.
October 12 • Kickstart Your Writing, Saturday writing workshop with Caroline Patterson. 10:30 am-12:30 pm.
October 12 • Spark, monthly workshop for people who have had or have cancer. Check back for project updates. 2:00-4:00 pm. Registration required.
October 16 • Cancer, Courage & Creativity (CCC), workshop specifically for people who have had or have cancer. Facilitated by Maribeth Rothwell and Tracy Pohndorf, 5:30-7:30 pm, Wednesdays: Oct 16, 23, 30, Nov 6, 13 & 20. Registration required.
October 26 • Saturday workshop: Luminaries, silk painting with Christy Greene. 10:30 am-12:30 pm.
November 2 • Saturday workshop: Simple Greetings, festive seasonal cards with Loretta Vizzutti.10:30 am-12:30 pm.
November 5 • Piece by Piece, mosaic multi-session with Tana Ostrowski. 3:00-5:00 on 3 Tuesdays: Nov. 5, 12 & 19. Registration required.
Discover the meditative process of arranging colorful glass, piece by piece, and see where it leads you. We’ll spend the first two sessions on our mosaic designs, then we’ll learn how to apply grout to complete our pieces.