The Workshop: Since the middle ages, the region around Pescia has enjoyed a rich and respected history of papermaking. One of the paper mills in the region even…Read More
This workshop is for turners who want to better understand how to make segmented patterns. You will explore design concepts, learn construction tips and build patterns.Read More
What inspires you? What interests you? Where do your influences come from? Let’s figure it out with a two pronged approach to generating and exploring ideas in furniture and object design by building a small cabinet.Read More
In this hands-on workshop, Master Craftsman Ken Burton will guide you through the process of building his take on this iconic piece of furniture.Read More
Explore the potential of relief prints and then make a book to house your finished images. You do not need previous experience, but if you do have previous printmaking experience, this class will allow you to perfect your technique.Read More
We will focus on layering papers and imagery through collage, using stencils, transferring imagery from photocopies, and burning/branding the paperRead More
Participants will learn various low-tech printmaking techniques including gelatin-plate process, direct stencil, and monotype drawing and use a variety of tools and techniques—drawing, painting, and collage–to make image and text components.Read More
Our world is full of interesting shapes, patterns and textures. Organic shapes, geometric shapes, repeating patterns, leading lines, they all have visual and photographic potential.Read More
Explore how to build a photo story from beginning to end. As Northwest New Jersey is an area rich with compelling untold stories, course participants will develop an original photo story based on the locality (ex. a local event like the NJ State Fair, historic location, or person).Read More
Silver is one of the most beautiful and versatile materials used in jewelry production. In this workshop, you’ll experience every step involved in transforming raw, unprocessed silver into beautiful finished jewelry.Read More
The goal of this course is to introduce intermediate level metalsmiths to the world of forming metal. Participants will learn to raise/sink metal and cold forge metal stock.Read More
This workshop is a fresh approach to the art of traditional relief block carving and printing on fabric. Demonstrations and specific exercises will teach skills in working from ideas to designs to cutting linoleum blocks and printing on fabric using non-toxic, water-based, high quality textile pigments.Read More
In this class we will explore using small bamboo and glass elements to create vessel forms that play with light and shadow. Come learn how to cut, heat bend, drill, weave, and sew bamboo together.Read More
Start from the beginning. No experience necessary! You will learn to plan a project, wind a warp, sley, thread, and beam that warp onto a multi shaft floor loom.Read More
There are few things in life as satisfying as sitting at a potter’s wheel and creating a vessel using your hands and a little clay. As many people are discovering, making pottery can open up a world of experiences.Read More
This exciting workshop offers artists the opportunity to participate in different types of firings, achieving many results in a short time. You will learn how to prepare and fire your works in a variety of kilns and atmospheres, from soda to wood, gas reduction, raku and pit firing.Read More
The Bowie knife is one steeped in legend and lore. In this intensive five day class participants will create their own version of this iconic American knife. Forging, grinding/filing, heat treating, and handles/guards will be covered.Read More
This course will provide a general overview of pattern development history and practice from beginning through advanced. In it, we will cover the re-purposing of materials for billets as well as processing of commonly used contemporary raw materials.Read More
The class will cover how to design and create a personal weather vane out of copper. You will learn chasing and repoussé skills to form the copper into a custom wooden die that you will design and make yourself.Read More
Join us in this historic series of painting workshops. Stunning views of Katahdin, comfortable rustic camps, small groups with lots of individual attention. It’s an unforgettable experience in…Read More
Painting holidays in Greece! Watercolor and mixed watermedia in the majestic islands Santorini and Thassos!
Combining studio and plein air painting and exploring pure watercolor and contemporary mixed watermedia!
Discover the beauty of Greece and local gastronomy! Fees include accommodation, all meals, field trips and local transport.
12 student max.
If you’ve ever looked at a postcard of Ireland and sighed wistfully, you’ve been sighing about Mayo County. If you’ve ever fallen in love with a perfectly pastoral, sheep-studded Irish scene, you’re in love with Mayo County. Then this is the workshop for you!Read More