basketweaving, oil & water color Painting, assemblage, felting
Mixed Media encompasses a variety of classes for all ages and interests. Adults, teens and younger children can enjoy different classes from semester to semester, including but not limited to:
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One Day Workshop
Saturday, August 24th 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Material Fee: $35 - Materials include a kit of 10 of Jane’s custom-blended professional fabric paints, 1 yard of Prepared For Dyeing fabric plus use of my tools and supplies. Please also bring: 1. Any picture you would like to make a print of. 2. A Speedball Speedy-cut carving block of any size. 3. A roll of paper towels and zip lock plastic bags,
From primitive wood cuts to fine-art copper etchings, the look of mono-printed art reflects the hand of the maker and, with all its variations, is endlessly fascinating to peer into. In this class develop your own makers style with casual techniques in block printing, board printing, gel printing, and hand printing, all on fabric! Leave the workshop with completed fabric to sew with or frame plus various test swatches for future reference! During the day you will learn: The variety of fabric paints that are commercially available, what are the best fabrics to print on and where to get them. How to create layered images and the color theory that applies. How to blend full spectrum colors using my Triadic Color Theory System.
6 Week Session
Wednesdays, 8/28 to 9/11 6-9PM at the Littleton Studio School
9/18 6-9PM, 9/22 9AM-5PM (the Pour)* & 9/25 6-9PM at Tarleton Castle Arts in Bath
Material Fees: $100
In this 6 Session Foundry Art Class you will learn the basics of pattern design, mold fabrication, Foundry safety, and how to finish a casting that you have created. Casting Metal is a 6,000 year old process still used manufacturing and fine art. The Founder melts Metal in a crucible, pours the molten metal in to a mold, and then removes the mold material to reveal the casting once the metal has solidified and cooled.
The Student should feel comfortable using power tools, and have a mind for safety when working with others. 5 pounds of Aluminum and 50 pounds of casting sand is built in to the Studio fee.
6 week session
Wednesdays, September 18th to October 23rd 6:00-9:00PM
Materials Fee: $TBD
This class is suitable as an introduction to the stained glass process for beginners. The course will focus on developing skills for cutting glass, applying copper foil and soldering the pieces of cut glass into a pattern design. As skill in the basics develop, student can move onto more involved pattern design incorporation color and texture in glass selection. The class can be taken multiply times.
One Day Workshop
Saturday, September 21st 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Tuition: $150.00 Materials: Included
Make your own woven basket chosen from an assortment of Ray’s wonderful baskets:
1. Double Pie Basket w/ 2 wooden swing handle
2. Pack Basket with strap
3. Wool Gathering Basket
4. Laundry Basket with 2 leather handles
5. Market Basket w/ 2 wooden handles
6. Tote Basket w/choice of strap color
- Oil and water color painting
- Kiln Repair
- Mixed media exploration
All classes encourage students to enjoy and explore a variety of venues. Some classes are held at the School, whiles others are held off site.