CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

Sculpture, Photo, and Mixed Media

Shibori Dye with Aaron Cobbett, PEAR

Artist in Residence Cobbett shares his love and knowledge of textiles in a class that takes tie-dyeing to an entirely new level. Shibori is an ancient dyeing technique originating in Japan, dating back to the 8th century.

Intro to Handmade Semi-Precious Gemstone Jewelry with Abigail Houff

Spend an evening learning the basics of creating semi-precious, handlinked jewelry with Abigail Houff of Gilded Peach Jewelry Design. Price includes full lesson and any assistance you may need, plus individual supply kit.

Jewelry-Making Workshop Hours with Abigail Houff

Continue your jewelry work in a pre-set studio, with expert guidance.

Spa Night with Angela Berube

Treat yourself…and teach yourself. Learn how to make your own therapeutic massage/bath oils, aromatherapy shower steamers and salt scrubs.

Slow Stitch Textile Collage with Andrea Varga

Using practices of the “Slow Stitch” movement, students repurpose beloved, worn-out textiles into artwork.

Works & Words with Roberta Marks

Marks explores how and why artists create through assignments, lectures and critiques of outside work.

Beginner Collage with Pamela Kostmayer

Students will learn to create black, white, grey, and metallics collage. Kostmayer starts with a gradation study, leading the students to produce a work on board with rice papers, printed papers and stamped papers. Other mediums may include screen, fabric, or wood pieces.

Intro to Handmade Semi-Precious Gemstone Jewelry with Abigail Houff

Spend an evening learning the basics of creating semi-precious, handlinked jewelry with Abigail Houff of Gilded Peach Jewelry Design. Price includes full lesson and any assistance you may need, plus individual supply kit.

Strokes of Color in Acrylic with Sharon DiGuilio

In this course, students will work with acrylics, pens and markers to create paintings on watercolor paper. Learn to express yourself with line, design, paint colors and mark making gestures. Explore the amazing world of color mixing and create harmony in your work in the most fascinating way. Get ready for a fun filled day learning to create in a new way, making your own mark.

Art of the Documentary with Irina Patkanian, PEAR

Documentaries are rapidly evolving. They used to strive to portray facts, real people and historic events as objectively as possible, but nowadays “creative” or hybrid documentaries are playing everywhere, when the director’s own original perspective is as prominent and essential to the film as the events and people it portrays.

Beginner Soapmaking with Angela Berube

An introductory class on basics of soapmaking. Make & take 16 ounces of handmade soap bars for yourself or to give as gifts!

Jewelry-Making Workshop Hours with Abigail Houff

Continue your jewelry work in a pre-set studio, with expert guidance.

Intro to Surrealism: Painting, Music & Film with Ian Brockway

Brockway introduces an era of creative evolution through three lenses: painting, music, film.

Encaustic Collage with Pamela Kostmayer

Students learn how to apply encaustic medium to a board, then add rice paper, printed and stamped papers, screen, fabric and wood.

Spa Night with Angela Berube

Treat yourself…and teach yourself. Learn how to make your own therapeutic massage/bath oils, aromatherapy shower steamers and salt scrubs.

Intro to Handmade Semi-Precious Gemstone Jewelry with Abigail Houff

Spend an evening learning the basics of creating semi-precious, handlinked jewelry with Abigail Houff of Gilded Peach Jewelry Design. Price includes full lesson and any assistance you may need, plus individual supply kit.

We’re hard at work planning an exciting 2021/22 season. Stay tuned for events, classes, and exhibitions coming soon!

The Studios of Key West