Workshop: Love to Make Stuff from Stuff
Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 10am-12pm
Instructor: Rusty Lynn
Instruction Fee: $35 Del Ray Artisans member / $45 Non-member
Supplies Fee: $10 per person
Class size: 5-12 participants
Join artist and instructor Rusty Lynn in a workshop where you can learn and explore how to make small or large sculptures and figures from boxes with glue, wire, tape, bits of plastic, ephemera, oddities, and acrylic paint. The sky is the only limit! Instructor will provide supplies, but feel free to bring your own.
This workshop is full! We are not taking any more registrations.
Workshop: Basic Leather Working: The Art of Embossing
Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017 from 6-9pm
Instructor: Lynn Fernandez
Instruction Fee: $25 Del Ray Artisans member / $35 Non-member
Supplies Fee: $15 per person
Class size: maximum of 6 participants
Join artist and instructor Lynn Fernandez in another exciting workshop! Lynn, owner of “Now Brace Yourself”, handcrafts leather costumes and accessories. She describes herself as a collector of odds and ends, maker of gadgets, treasure seeker, and costume creator. Students in this class will learn the art of embossing images and textures into properly cased leather. Each student will walk away with a custom cuff or wallet at the end of class. Students who have taken leather course previously will further enhance their existing knowledge, and may have time to complete both projects. Just in time for the holiday, dazzle a loved one with a hand-made gift!
This workshop, taught by collage artist Mary Kralj, will demonstrate and explore how to create papers with saturated color and a contrasting metallic webbing that will be suitable for future art projects such as collage, bookmaking and multi-media. All necessary supplies provided by the instructor. Class size: 3-20 (5-12 ideally). Each participant will take home:
- A set of 3 or more alcohol inks created in class along with instructions for how to create more at home.
- A set of papers of various sizes created from custom dyed and painted coffee filters, with instructions for how to create more at home.
- A sample of coffee filters from fellow classmates to demonstrate the variability that can be achieved with this technique.