Grown-Ups Art Camp 2017

June 26, 2017 – July 14, 2017 all-day
Del Ray Artisans gallery
2704 Mt Vernon Ave
Alexandria, VA 22301
Varies by workshop
Office Manager

Grown Ups Art Camp (GUAC) is a collection of workshops (day, night, weekday, weekend)—for anyone and everyone—scheduled from June 26 – July 14, 2017. Register for as many workshops as you want!


Del Ray Artisans is offering many fun, exciting, and artful workshops and sessions for you to choose from. Please note that the “Fee” column listed below shows the “member / non-member” price and includes the supply fee, if applicable. Click on the workshop title for more information, including the supply list for the workshop (if applicable). You may also view all the workshops on the registration site at or download the Program (PDF) and the Meet the Instructors (PDF) information.

Instructor Workshop Title Date/Time Fee
Kim Joy Kumihimo (Cancelled) June 26, Monday, 6-9pm $85 / $95
Joe Toole Fun with Fused Glass June 27, Tuesday, 1-3:30pm $60 / $70
Karen Laurie Thomas Nature Journaling: How To See As A Naturalist June 27, Tuesday, 6-8pm $30 / $40
Marisela Rumberg Discover Your Inner Artist – Introduction to Zentangle® (Cancelled) June 28, Wednesday, 10-2pm $97 / $107
Seth Yavit Existential Art-Making – Find Your Voice And Your Muse(s) June 28, Wednesday, 7-10pm $65 / $75
Rita Schooley The Art of Business & Taxes June 29, Thursday, 6-8:30pm $50 / $60
Judy Lynn Create Professional Art Print Cards (Cancelled) June 30, Friday, 11-1pm $67 / $77
Judy Lynn Showcase Your Masterworks on Social Media (Cancelled) June 30, Friday, 2-5pm $36 / $46
Stephanie Morse Boom! Pow! Comic Booking (Cancelled) June 30, Friday, 6:30-9pm $45 / $55
Jonathan Ottke Carving in Soapstone (Cancelled) July 1, Saturday, 10-1pm $90 / $100
Loretta Kaneshige Mixed Metal Earrings – Earrings-A-Polooza! July 1, Saturday, 2-5pm $100 / $110
Loretta Kaneshige Sterling Silver Stacking Rings July 1, Saturday, 6-9:30pm $95 / $105
Ken and Sue Reed Polymer clay – Bead Making July 2, Sunday, 1-5pm $60 / $70
Kathryn Coneway Acrylic Techniques with Collage July 5, Wednesday, 2-4:30pm $65 / $75
Sam Lally Learning to Build Your Own Business Website July 5, Wednesday, 6-8pm $40 / $50
Lynn Fernandez Leather Mask Making July 6, Thursday, 6-10pm $75 / $85
Myra Nicholas Painted Metal Filigree with Polymer Inlay (Cancelled) July 7, Friday, 1-5pm $105 / $115
Nancy Kline Patterned Mosaics Without Using Grout July 7, Friday, 6-10pm $67 / $77
Mel Bikowski Find Your Center – Grounding Meditation & Centering Exercise July 8, Saturday, 10-12pm $0 / $10
Loretta Kaneshige Creative Card-Making from A-Z including Christmas in July (Cancelled) July 8, Saturday, 1-4pm $80 / $90
Loretta Kaneshige Hammered Copper or Sterling Cuff Bracelet (Cancelled) July 8, Saturday, 6-9:30pm $94 / $104
Judy Lynn Reimagining Abstract Paintings (Cancelled) July 9, Sunday, 9-12:30pm $80 / $90
Jonathan Ottke Papier Mache for any level (Cancelled) July 9, Sunday, 1-4pm $90 / $100
Lewis Smith Printing Digital Images on Canvas – what to get & what to do (Cancelled) July 9, Sunday, 5-9pm $60 / $70
Kim Joy Stained Glass Earrings July 10, Monday, 10-1pm $90 / $100
Kim Joy Stained Glass Pendant July 10, Monday, 10-1pm (note: new time) $85 / $95
Myra Nicholas Digital Image Editing & Special Effects (Cancelled) July 10, Monday, 6-9pm $85 / $95
Margaret Wohler Drawing Intricate Insects July 11, Tuesday, 10-1pm $40 / $50
Myra Nicholas Marketing, Web Design & Strategies (Cancelled) July 11, Tuesday, 2-5pm $95 / $105
Jay Young Gerard Painting with Paper (2-part workshop) (Cancelled) Part 1: July 11, Tuesday, 6-8pm
Part 2: July 12, Wednesday, 6-8pm
$125 / $135
Ellen Rosenthal Easy-Peasy Relief Printmaking July 12, Wednesday, 10-1pm $95 / $105
Lisa Willis Upcycle & Design a Fabric Necklace (Cancelled) July 13, Thursday, 11-1pm $55 / $65
Susan Gantz Exploring Mono Printing with the Gelli Arts Plate (Class Full) July 13, Thursday, 2-5pm $50 / $60
Myra Nicholas Bunches of Flowers Garland July 13, Thursday, 6-9pm $110 / $120
Stephanie Morse Book Making (Cancelled) July 14, Friday, 9:30-12pm $55 / $65
Myra Nicholas Creating Pins & Pendants (using broken jewelry & other media) July 14, Friday, 1-4pm $100 / $110


Grown-Ups Art Camp 2017When visiting the Del Ray Artisans gallery, parking is available on Mount Vernon or Commonwealth avenues, or in the small parking lot next to the park (lot entrance is on Commonwealth Ave). The facility is handicapped accessible and bathrooms are available. The gallery has a kitchen, including a refrigerator and microwave if needed.


  • You may register online, by mail or at the gallery. Registration must include payment in order for you to be fully registered for the workshop. Any registrations without payment will not reserve your spot in the workshop until payment has been received.
  • If a workshop does not reach the minimum number of students within 3 days of the workshop, it may be cancelled at the Instructor’s discretion. If you are already registered (and paid) for a workshop that is cancelled, your whole registration amount will be refunded.
  • If you request to withdraw from a workshop 72 hours or more before the day of the workshop, Del Ray Artisans will refund the Workshop Fee and any Supply Fee minus a 15% processing fee.
  • No refunds will be provided for cancellations less than 72 hours before the day of the workshop.

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