Tom Hiscocks will lead a five day workshop, developing technical drawing skills against a backdrop of self-awareness and the philosophical study of drawing as a language. He will include the philosophy of art and extend this to practical drawing exercises, including drawing from nature, the mind, life and to exhibit.Read More
Learn to turn a “Decorative Platter” by learning how to identify the most common trees in the North East and the best ways to use them.Read More
Come learn the fundamentals of Die-Forming utilizing the hydraulic press to create a handmade pendant in silver or copper. Participants will also learn the history of die-forming, modern practices, and the artists who employ this awesome and accessible technique in their works.Read More
Have you always wanted to try your hand at the potter’s wheel? We will begin with centering and then move into forming techniques to create the two basic pottery forms- the cylinder and the bowl.Read More
Learn the basics of enameling and create your own colorful charms and pocket amulets. We will experiment with a variety of enameling techniques such as limoges, sgraffito, stenciling, and wet-packing.Read More
Lesley Riley is an internationally known mixed media artist, writer, workshop leader, creative coach and mentor who turned her initial passion for photos, color and the written word into a dream occupassion.Read More
Come spend the weekend making a beautiful Cherokee style picnic basket. This basket, made from reed, has oak handles and a lid which can also be used as a tray.Read More
In this hands-on workshop you’ll have the opportunity to develop your own routed box design along with the templates needed to make it happen.Read More
In this hands-on workshop, we will look to natural forms as inspiration for our personal expression. Using several hand building methods including pinching, coil and soft slab construction, extruding or even throwing, we will create simple organic forms for the wall or table.Read More
Come enjoy this panoramic setting and complete a beautiful landscape painting while brushing up on composition, brushwork, color mixing, and error correction.
Return home with a framable work of art.
Join us for a comprehensive introduction to the centuries-old process of floating paint onto a water-based bath, creating patterns in the paints with special tools, and permanently transferring the design onto paper.Read More
Watercolor Sketching On Location:Italy with Anne KullafRead More
Learn how to think about, plan and make molds of small objects. Using single and multi-part rubber molds we will make copies of these objects.Read More
Portrait, Landscape and Interiors artist will lead a wee-long painting workshop in Cascais. Painters of all levels and media are welcome. Demonstrations, lectures and individual instruction, plus excursions and fun.Read More
Come experience the thrill of the bloom and the blend of alcohol ink, as these vibrant colors act and react. You’ll learn techniques such as free flow and pouring, while painting images onto ceramic tiles and other surfaces.Read More