Workshop Calendar

2013 Tony Hillerman Writers Conference / November 7-9, 2013

2013 Tony Hillerman Writers Conference / November 7-9, 2013

2013 Tony Hillerman Writers Conference / November 7 – 9, 2013 An intimate writers conference open to writers of all genres. The optional, pre-conference workshop will include intensive sessions on character development and openings/conclusions. One day of workshops will focus on the art and craft of writing; the second will feature a session on the business of writing. Faculty members include: Craig Johnson, Margaret Coel, James McGrath Morris, Kirk Ellis, David Morrell, and Anne...

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Encaustic Master Class with Ellen Koment and Shawna Moore / November 5-7, 2013

Encaustic Master Class with Ellen Koment and Shawna Moore / November 5-7, 2013

Encaustic Master Class with Ellen Koment and Shawna Moore / November 5 – 7, 2013 Encaustic Master Class is a three-day workshop with Master Encaustic Painters Ellen Koment and Shawna Moore. This workshop will combine the expertise of two mature artists with both hands-on demos and ample time for students to work, as well as portfolio reviews for individual participants and advice related to professional development. We hope to share our techniques and work one on one with each student...

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Jackets @ Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / November 26-29, 2012

Jackets @ Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / November 26-29, 2012

Learn how to create designer quality jackets. We will discuss fit, inner construction, lining, ease and any other questions you may have. Bring a jacket project or idea, and we will help you through it. Class size is limited; a deposit of $150 will reserve your space. When:  Nov. 26-29, 2012 Where: Bacon-Richards Studio / 227 Don Gaspar #28 Santa Fe, NM 87501 Time:  9:00am – 2:00pm Cost:  $420.00 + tax Phone:  505-310-2955 Website/Blog Address:...

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Working with Bias @ Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / November 19, 2012

Working with Bias @ Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / November 19, 2012

Learn to work with the challenging, but beautiful nature or bias cut garments to achieve stunning results. Learn the techniques to designing, fitting and sewing on the bias. Call now to reserve your space for this workshop! When:  Nov. 19, 2012 Where: Bacon-Richards Studio / 227 Don Gaspar #28 Santa Fe, NM 87501 Time:  9:00am – 2:00pm Cost:  $85.00 + tax Phone:  505-310-2955 Website/Blog Address:...

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Monotype Printmaking, Mixed Media, Chine Colle’ & Collage with Sasha Linda Wasko / November 17-18, 2012

Monotype Printmaking, Mixed Media, Chine Colle’ & Collage with Sasha Linda Wasko / November 17-18, 2012

The workshop will cover the following techniques: multiple plate monotypes, stencils, calligraphs, viscosity monotypes, chine colle’, and mixed media. The class includes a discussion on various papers, inks, and tools for the monotype printing. Each person will explore their own creative visions while solving artistic and technical problems. Emphasis is given to helping each student develop a personal knowledge of the process. The class gives each student the opportunity to pursue in...

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Monotype Printmaking, Mixed Media, Chine Colle’ & Collage with Sasha Linda Wasko / November 10-11, 2012

Monotype Printmaking, Mixed Media, Chine Colle’ & Collage with Sasha Linda Wasko / November 10-11, 2012

The workshop will cover the following techniques: multiple plate monotypes, stencils, calligraphs, viscosity monotypes, chine colle’, and mixed media. The class includes a discussion on various papers, inks, and tools for the monotype printing. Each person will explore their own creative visions while solving artistic and technical problems. Emphasis is given to helping each student develop a personal knowledge of the process. The class gives each student the opportunity to pursue in...

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Santa Fe Creative Tourism announces the Landscape Dreams Photo Contest / Enter through November 30, 2012

Santa Fe Creative Tourism announces the Landscape Dreams Photo Contest / Enter through November 30, 2012

-        Landscape Dreams Photo Contest offers the opportunity to win a trip to the Santa Fe DIY Creative Tourism Journey in March 2013, plus great photography prizes -        Contestants should submit photographs of their favorite New Mexico places, portraits, and moments -        Entries must be received by November 30, 2011 -        Complete information and submission guidelines are available at www.newmexicophotocontest.com -        DIY Santa Fe Creative Tourism Journey features 20 local...

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Intro to Encaustic and More with Ellen Koment / November 9-11, 2012

Intro to Encaustic and More with Ellen Koment / November 9-11, 2012

This Three day workshop will be an introduction, if you haven’t done encaustic before, or you need a refresher on basic techniques, For more advanced encaustic painters, it will be an opportunity to enhance your work with a variety of new techniques, including working up to 16″ X 16″. Individual instruction and criticism will help you move your encaustic painting to a new level. The workshop will cover all the basics, including information about how to make paint, about the...

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Survival Skills in the Wilderness / Sunday November 11, 2012

Survival Skills in the Wilderness / Sunday November 11, 2012

This class could save your life. Feel confident hiking New Mexico’s wilderness, ranging from Sonoran desert to arctic alpine life zones. A morning class at 8,600 feet elevation precedes an afternoon hike; putting into practice the techniques learned. Real life examples are cited, where some survived and others didn’t. Favorite topics include lightning, wilderness hazards, weather signs and orienting with and without a map or compass. Learn endurance techniques, the ten essentials, first aid...

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Write Your Memoir / Thursday November 1, 2012

Write Your Memoir / Thursday November 1, 2012

Don’t let those family stories get lost — write a memoir so your children and grandchildren know their legacy. Discover how to tap into and shape those long-forgotten memories to create the most poignant, revealing and entertaining anecdotes. Questions and writing prompts will aid you in putting together your life story. Join a safe and welcoming group of enthusiastic writers for in-class exercises and discussions that will help you communicate through your own unique voice and...

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Old Canvases Reinvented with Mickey Bond / November 12-14 2012

Old Canvases Reinvented with Mickey Bond / November 12-14 2012

We all have them, piles of paintings on canvas that are collecting dust. We can’t throw them away but don’t know what to do with them. Take three days to discover just how inspiring this stockpile can be. Bring acrylic, watercolor and gouache paintings as well as charcoal, pencil and pastels that you are ready to re-imagine by tearing, re-painting, layering, combining and more. Artists create several paintings each day. In addition we’ll explore mapping strategies, triangular...

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The Best of Soups / Saturday November 3, 2012

The Best of Soups / Saturday November 3, 2012

Soups occupy an important place in all major European cooking traditions. Begin with simple stocks and then learn a variety of hot and cold soups that will get any meal off to a good start. The soups we make will depend on the seasonal availability of fresh ingredients. Anthony Damiano recently opened “Sup” at the corner of St. Francis Drive and Cordova Road. When: Saturday November 3, 2012 Where: Santa Fe Community College / 6401 Richards Ave. Santa Fe, NM 87508 Time: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm...

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Fine-Art Digital Printmaking / November 12-16, 2012

Fine-Art Digital Printmaking / November 12-16, 2012

Learn how to obtain consistent high-quality print output for your color and black-and-white photographic images in this combination workshop that goes out in the field and gives you hands-on experience in a digital lab environment. Internationally renowned master printer and photographer Tony Bonanno takes us to nearby locations where we photograph the scenic beauty of Northern New Mexico before returning to The Workshops state-of-the-art digital lab to process and print our images using Epson...

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Adobe Lightroom Intensive: Organizing and Enhancing Your Images / November 9-11, 2012

Adobe Lightroom Intensive: Organizing and Enhancing Your Images / November 9-11, 2012

Lightroom’s powerful organizing and enhancing tools give us quick, consistent control of our images. We explore its image rating and cataloging tools and learn practical techniques for image enhancement, including how to synchronize enhancement settings to apply to multiple images instantly—a time-saving tool that will save you hours on the computer! Rick explains the integration between Lightroom and Photoshop, the basic retouching tools in Photoshop and how to keep your new changes stored...

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Intensive: Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 / November 5-7, 2012

Intensive: Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 / November 5-7, 2012

Adobe Premiere Pro has recently immerged as the preferred video-editing suite among editing professionals worldwide. This Mac and PC friendly program is the perfect software for those wishing to learn simple video editing techniques. The program’s main strength is that is allows the most novice user to become easily acquainted with non-linear editing, and then grow into its more advanced tools. Will begins this two-and-a-half-day intensive with a complete overview of the different tools that...

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Intensive: Blurb Bookmaking / November 27-29, 2012

Intensive: Blurb Bookmaking / November 27-29, 2012

Spend two-and-a-half fast-paced days in Santa Fe with one goal in mind: creating your own photographic book. We delve into the exciting and rapidly expanding world of custom printed books using Blurb’s BookSmart software. Each participant brings 20 to 30 images from one body of work, such as a personal project or a commercial venture, and learns how to edit, sequence, and lay out a beautiful and stylish photo book that can be ordered online, on demand. We explore all the capabilities of...

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Intensive: Adobe Photoshop for Photographers / Starts November 30, 2012

Intensive: Adobe Photoshop for Photographers / Starts November 30, 2012

Focusing on the essential features of Adobe Photoshop, this workshop demonstrates how this powerful program can be used to satisfy the basic requirements of a photographer. During the workshop, Dottie guides participants through the digital workflow process, from concept to completion. Starting with Photoshop’s Bridge utility, participants explore all the important features it offers, from organizing and managing images, to applying keywords and copyright information. Next, participants...

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Artist Talk: Stacy Lynn Smith @ Bullseye Resource Center / November 29, 2012

Artist Talk: Stacy Lynn Smith @ Bullseye Resource Center / November 29, 2012

Join artist Stacy Lynn Smith as she demonstrates her powder printing technique, which involves pressing dry glass powders through a prepared silkscreen to create images in kiln-glass with rich textures and colors that can’t be achieved with traditional printing methods. Smith will also share images of her work. When:  November 29, 2012 Where: Bullseye Resource Center, 805 Early Street, Building E, Santa Fe, New Mexico Time:  5:30pm–6:30pm Cost:  FREE Max. Attendees:  40 Website/Blog...

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Artifacts & Beeswax / November 24, 2012

Artifacts & Beeswax / November 24, 2012

Fun-filled 1 day photo and encaustic workshop. For everyone, from novice to seasoned pro. Whether you use a smart phone, point-and-shoot or professional camera. We start out in the morning photographing objects like vibrant store fronts, wooden doorways, quirky relics and many other hodgepodge details during a stroll down famous Canyon Road and art community. Professional photographer, Angel Wynn, will be your tutor giving tips and techniques while participants capture digital treasures. The...

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Photographing your Artwork with Dave Robinson / November 6, 2012

Photographing your Artwork with Dave Robinson / November 6, 2012

  BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FOR ARTISTS OFFERED BY THE CITY OF SANTA FE ARTS COMMISSION The City of Santa Fe Arts Commission and Santa Fe Creative Tourism will be offering a series of evening classes and one-on-one consultations by appointment in the Santa Fe Community Gallery at the Santa Fe Community Convention Center, 201 W. Marcy St. The classes will take place September 11th through December 11th, 2012. Sessions will include overviews on artists’ web presence, free and low-cost...

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PINE NEEDLE BASKETS with Irene Smith / November 10, 2012

PINE NEEDLE BASKETS with Irene Smith /  November 10, 2012

Irene Smith returns to EVFAC to teach some exciting coiled basket techniques! Using long leaf pine needle and raffia students will make a traditional coiled basket “start”, then learn how to do increasing shaping, and explore various stitches to create a small pine needle basket. Spend a day making something useful and beautiful! When:  Nov. 10, 2012 Where: Española Valley Fiber Arts Center / 325 Paseo de Oñate  Española, NM 87532 Time:  10:00 am – 4:00 pm Cost:  Member $68/Non-member...

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Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / November 17, 2012

Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / November 17, 2012

  Discover the art of papermaking. Encourage your childlike creativity and wonder to emerge in a day-long papermaking workshop. Explore the potential of handmade paper for artists and creators. You will learn how to make traditional Japanese paper using kozo, the bark of the paper mulberry at my studio along the wooded and peaceful Santa Fe Creek. The day will begin with an art-talk and demonstration. At the end, you will have a collection of small sheets of ‘washi’ to take...

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TRADITIONAL SCRAP DOLLS with Nadina Barnes / November 17, 2012

TRADITIONAL SCRAP DOLLS with Nadina Barnes / November 17, 2012

Dollmaking is easy with Nadina by your side! Come learn the tricks of the trade for cloth dollmaking with her and make a traditional rag doll in one day. There will be a variety of patterns to choose from and students are welcome to bring fabrics they love and family momentos to incorporate into their dolls. Imagine grandma’s doily having a new life as a beautiful doll skirt. This is guaranteed to be a fun class! When:  Nov. 17, 2012 Where: Española Valley Fiber Arts Center / 325 Paseo de...

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THE BEAD KNITTED SCARF: A Beginner’s Project with Bethe Orrell / November 17, 2012

THE BEAD KNITTED SCARF: A Beginner’s Project with Bethe Orrell / November 17, 2012

Many students learn to knit but soon give it up because- well – it’s only a boring scarf. To fall in love with knitting, students need to make something they can show off and be proud of. This scarf is stunning and looks intricate and complex, but a beginning knitter can make it! You will learn to cast on, knit, load and set beads, edge stitch artistry, and other techniques that will improve your scarf and your next knitted project. You can purchase all necessary supplies at the time of the...

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COLOR AND DESIGN FOR TAPESTRY WEAVERS with Cornelia Theimer Gardella / November 7-11, 2012

COLOR AND DESIGN FOR TAPESTRY WEAVERS with Cornelia Theimer Gardella / November 7-11, 2012

This class will explore color and design principles that will help students create more compelling and engaging tapestries. The color section will focus on Josef Alber’s color theory and the interaction of color, while the design side of the class will deal with shapes, form and the use of grids. For the first three days of the class, students will be introduced to a new topic and will be given color and design exercises to complete on paper. Then the weaving part of this class will...

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Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / November 10, 2012

Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / November 10, 2012

  Discover the art of papermaking. Encourage your childlike creativity and wonder to emerge in a day-long papermaking workshop. Explore the potential of handmade paper for artists and creators. You will learn how to make traditional Japanese paper using kozo, the bark of the paper mulberry at my studio along the wooded and peaceful Santa Fe Creek. The day will begin with an art-talk and demonstration. At the end, you will have a collection of small sheets of ‘washi’ to take...

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COLCHA EMBROIDERY with Beatrice Maestas Sandoval / November 3, 2012

COLCHA EMBROIDERY with Beatrice Maestas Sandoval / November 3, 2012

Join us at EVFAC to learn the basic colcha stitch and absorb the history of this uniquely New Mexican fiber art tradition from one of its master practitioners. Sabanilla labrada, or wool-on-wool colcha embroidery work, is distinct because it may be one of the few textiles developed in New Mexico during the Spanish colonial period. Yarns for class are supplied, and you can purchase colcha yarn and sabanilla for a future project at EVFAC. When: Nov. 3, 2012 Where: Española Valley Fiber Arts...

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THE LONG AND SHORT OF CHURRO WOOL with Glenna Dean / November 4, 2012

THE LONG AND SHORT OF CHURRO WOOL with Glenna Dean / November 4, 2012

Come learn the basics of preparing and spinning our local beloved sheep breed- the Navajo-Churro. This class will teach the differences between the outer and inner coats and how you work with them. You will explore how with wool combing and yarn construction you can make Churro yarns that shine or how by combining the course outer coat and fine inner coat you can make a fiber that spins like wire and wears like iron. This is a great class for learning an important part of New Mexico fiber...

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Introduction to Reflexology / Starts Wednesday November 7, 2012

Introduction to Reflexology / Starts Wednesday November 7, 2012

Reflexology is the application of pressure to specific points that have been identified in both the hands and feet. This class will focus on the hands. When pressure is applied to these reflexes a message is related to corresponding bodily organ systems. Sensitivity in certain areas may indicate blockages or imbalances. Reflexology restores the flow of the body’s natural healing energies and homeostasis or balance in the body. R. C. Luna is a certified reflexologist. When: Wednesday...

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How to Participate in the 2013 Santa Fe Studio Tour / November 1, 2012

How to Participate in the 2013 Santa Fe Studio Tour / November 1, 2012

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FOR ARTISTS OFFERED BY THE CITY OF SANTA FE ARTS COMMISSION The City of Santa Fe Arts Commission and Santa Fe Creative Tourism will be offering a series of evening classes and one-on-one consultations by appointment in the Santa Fe Community Gallery at the Santa Fe Community Convention Center, 201 W. Marcy St. The classes will take place September 11th through December 11th, 2012. Sessions will include overviews on artists’ web presence, free and low-cost...

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Red Mica Hand Coiled Pottery Workshop / November 23-24, 2012

Red Mica Hand Coiled Pottery Workshop / November 23-24, 2012

Incising (cutting patterns out) red mica clay to make hand coiled Native style pots. Workshop is broken into 2 half day’s. Drying time is 5 days so your creation will be shipped to you.  All supplies and shipping included. Beginners and Intermediate levels When:  November 23 & 24, 2012 Where: Due West Gallery / 217 W. San Francisco St. Santa Fe, NM 87501 Time:  11:30-3:30 Cost:  $375 Max. Attendees:  4 Phone:  505- 988-1001 Website/Blog Address:  http://shop.duewestgallery.com...

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Participating in DIY Santa Fe Art Month / November 27, 2012 / For Santa Fe Artists

Participating in DIY Santa Fe Art Month / November 27, 2012 / For Santa Fe Artists

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FOR ARTISTS OFFERED BY THE CITY OF SANTA FE ARTS COMMISSION The City of Santa Fe Arts Commission and Santa Fe Creative Tourism will be offering a series of evening classes and one-on-one consultations by appointment in the Santa Fe Community Gallery at the Santa Fe Community Convention Center, 201 W. Marcy St. The classes will take place September 11th through December 11th, 2012. Sessions will include overviews on artists’ web presence, free and low-cost...

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Basic Wire Wrapping with Claudia Chavez / Starts November 7, 2012

Basic Wire Wrapping with Claudia Chavez / Starts November 7, 2012

Learn or improve your wire wrapping skills by linking and attaching bead clusters with wire and pins. Colorful beads, crystals and pearls will be provided to create your own unique earrings and chains. All supplies are provided in class but students must bring their own tools. Claudia Chavez sells her beautiful work in the Santa Fe Spanish Market and on The Plaza. Time: 6 to 8:30 p.m Cost:  $55 Max. Attendees:  15 Phone:  505-428-1676 Website/Blog Address:...

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Silver Jewelry Using Metal Clay / November 18, 2012

Silver Jewelry Using Metal Clay / November 18, 2012

Silver metal clay is an exciting material consisting of silver particles in a nontoxic binder and water. It looks, feels and acts like clay. When heated, the binder and water burn away to leave 99-percent pure silver. Students will practice firing with a small butane torch, an easy process that takes just minutes. Experienced artists will find this material fascinating, but no previous experience is needed. Leave class with finished jewelry! You’ll learn the basics in one day, and be...

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TEEN FRIDAY NIGHTS: Hand Building, Wheel Throwing & Surface Design with Lynda Feman / Starts November 2, 2012

TEEN FRIDAY NIGHTS: Hand Building, Wheel Throwing & Surface Design with Lynda Feman / Starts November 2, 2012

Let master ceramicist Lynda Feman help guide your child to create exciting ceramics & holiday gifts! About Lynda: Lead Ceramics Instructor; Adult, PAACE & Children’s Programs Lynda was born in 1958, raised in New Jersey in the 1970’s. In 1976 she graduated high school and started clay work at the Philadelphia College of Art. From 1976-1981, she studied art and environmental studies at Antioch College in Yellow Springs Ohio. From 1978 – 1979 I studied spanish and backstrap weaving...

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1-6th Grade Studio Arts: Saturday Painting Studio Workshop with Shakti Kroopkin / November 10, 2012

1-6th Grade Studio Arts: Saturday Painting Studio Workshop with Shakti Kroopkin / November 10, 2012

Discovering Abstraction: painting, drawing, sculpture, collage and more! Through exploration and experimentation of various techniques and art materials, artists develop their unique creative expression.  Elements and principles of design and art history will be integrated into choice-based stations and collaborative art making. About Shakti: Hans Hofmann once said, “When I paint, I improvise…I deny theory and method and rely only on empathy and feeling…In teaching, it is just the opposite, I...

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1-6th Grade Ceramics Hand Building, Wheel Throwing & Surface Design with Lynda Feman / Starts November 10, 2012

1-6th Grade Ceramics Hand Building, Wheel Throwing & Surface Design with Lynda Feman / Starts November 10, 2012

Let master ceramicist Lynda Feman help guide your child to create exciting holiday gifts and more! Lynda Feman, Lead Ceramics Instructor; Adult, PAACE & Children’s Programs,was born in 1958, raised in New Jersey in the 1970’s. In 1976 she graduated high school and started clay work at the Philadelphia College of Art. From 1976-1981, she studied art and environmental studies at Antioch College in Yellow Springs Ohio. From 1978 – 1979 I studied spanish and backstrap weaving in...

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TEEN FRIDAY NIGHTS: Basic Welding & Metal Sculpture, & Blacksmithing with Sherwin Tarnoff / Starts October 5, 2012

TEEN FRIDAY NIGHTS: Basic Welding & Metal Sculpture, & Blacksmithing with Sherwin Tarnoff / Starts October 5, 2012

About Sherwin: Finance Director / Lead Metal Arts Instructor: (metal work, welding & steel sculpture) Adult, PAACE & Teen Programs Sherwin has a BS from Roosevelt University with a Secondary Teaching certification. He also studied at the University of Saint Louis; Engineering and earned a 2 year scholarship to the Art Institute of Chicago. Additionally he spent 3 years in Architectural studies. Sherwin has extensive art and metal working backgrounds, he works with all forms of metal...

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Nigerian Batik Resist Techniques & Dyeing with Gasali Adeyemo / October 29-November 2, 2012

Nigerian Batik Resist Techniques & Dyeing with Gasali Adeyemo /  October 29-November 2, 2012

Traditional Yoruba tribe batik is called adire alabela which is the process of applying wax resist to create designs on cloth. Students will use cotton cloth and will explore methods to apply the wax. After the designs are created, Gasali will show us how to dye our cloth and how to remove the wax. Gasali is from the small village of Ofatedo in Nigeria. He studied at the Nike Center for Arts and Culture in Osogbo, Nigeria where he mastered the arts of batik, indigo dyeing, quiltmaking,...

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The Series: A Workshop with Mickey Bond / Starts November 5, 2012

The Series: A Workshop with Mickey Bond / Starts November 5, 2012

Explore the artistic benefits of creating a your own series in a 3-day hands-on intensive workshop focusing on abstraction. We’ll use mixed media, acrylic paint, and non-traditional painting tools to liberate creativity & suspend negative judgement. Participants will create three paintings or more a day. Other topics will include under- painting techniques, the joys of a limited palette,composition & tips for critiquing your own work. Refreshments provided. Artists bring their...

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A New Conversation Workshop for Personal Growth & Well-Being / November 3 & 4, 2012

A New Conversation Workshop for Personal Growth & Well-Being / November 3 & 4, 2012

This 2-Day Intensive, personal growth workshop invites you to hold “A New Conversation” with yourself to gain a deeper understanding and spiritual sense of your place in the world. You will engage in Creative Exercises that tap into the power of the subconscious mind to discover your hidden potential. Be exposed to thought-provoking lectures and cutting-edge theories about quantum physics and consciousness that stimulate “Thinking Outside the Box.” Have fun in an innovative non-judgmental...

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Testimonial: Mixed Media Collage Workshops with Sandra Duran Wilson

Testimonial: Mixed Media Collage Workshops with Sandra Duran Wilson

“I just wanted to thank you for an amazing workshop. My head is spinning with ideas for how to incorporate some of these new techniques into my work. Today is my first day back in my studio and I’m so excited. I have plans for working on boards, for incorporating transfers, for opening an Etsy shop, for using the throwaway piece technique, for renovating my workspace……etc. You really inspired me.” -  DeAnne All That Glows / Mixed Media Collage Workshop with Sandra...

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All That Glows / Mixed Media Collage Workshop with Sandra Duran Wilson / Starts November 9, 2012 (3 days)

All That Glows / Mixed Media Collage Workshop with Sandra Duran Wilson / Starts November 9, 2012 (3 days)

We will work with copper, gold and silver leaf. Learn the ins and outs of applying and painting on the metals and I’ll also show you how to print on it and do transfers. Lots of fun, new tricks. Add some bling to your work. You will learn about gels and pastes, composition, color, surface textures and transfers. This three day class includes supplies, is limited to 8 and is only $395. Register by email. When: November 9-11, 2012 Where: 2816 Calle Dulcinea, Santa Fe NM 87505 Time:...

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Tin Tree-Topper / November 27, 2012

Tin Tree-Topper / November 27, 2012

Nothing says northern New Mexico more than a handcrafted, tin tree-topper on your Christmas tree. No previous experience is needed to create your own tinwork design. A star, an angel or some other imaginative topper can be executed in tin and enjoyed by your family and friends for generations. When:  Tuesday November 27, 2012 Where: Santa Fe Community College / 6401 Richards Ave. Santa Fe, NM 87508 Time:  6:00 to 9:00 pm Cost:  $39 Max. Attendees:  15 Phone:  505-428-1676 Website/Blog Address:...

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Open Art Studio @ The Santa Fe Children’s Museum / Every Friday

Open Art Studio @ The Santa Fe Children’s Museum / Every Friday

Join a Santa Fe artist each Friday afternoon to explore various mediums including clay, paint, fiber, wax resist and recycled materials. A different artist each week. This is a drop in program and is appropriate for all ages. When: Every Friday Where: 1050 Old Pecos Trail, Santa Fe, NM 87505 Time: 3:30 – 5:30 Cost: Free with museum admission. Phone: 505-989-8359 Website/Blog Address: www.santafechildrensmuseum.org [si-contact-form...

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Basic Welding & Metal Sculpture with Laird Hovland / Starts November 10th, 2012

Basic Welding & Metal Sculpture with Laird Hovland / Starts November 10th, 2012

  This will be a introductory class for welding and plasma cutting. In addition we will learn metal shop safety, procedures, how to design a project and lay out of materials for cutting. Please bring a note book. About Laird: I’ve been an active member of the Santa Fe, New Mexico art community for many years and have an extensive sculpture foundry background. In the last twenty-five years I’ve worked on the sculpture of such notable and diverse artists as Bruce Nauman, Kiki...

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Studio Arts: Instinctive Explorations / 4 Projects on Masonite Panels with Issa Nyaphaga / Starts November 12th, 2012 (5 Days)

Studio Arts: Instinctive Explorations / 4 Projects on Masonite Panels with Issa Nyaphaga / Starts November 12th, 2012 (5 Days)

Studio Arts: Instinctive Explorations / 4 Projects on Masonite Panels with Issa Nyaphaga November 12-16, 2012 M-F, 5 Days In this workshop,  participants will work on 4 projects on Masonite panels with Issa’s guidance. On day one we will be working with an approach that Issa calls “Prehistoric Drawing” and another called “Touch Painting”,  on Day 2 we will be working on “Sand Paintings”, using colored sand, and we will also learn a technique and process that Issa calls ”Capillarism”.  I...

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Taking a workshop in Santa Fe, New Mexico ? Receive 10% off of your nightly rate at Two Casitas Santa Fe Vacation Rentals.

Taking a workshop in Santa Fe, New Mexico ? Receive 10% off of your nightly rate at Two Casitas Santa Fe Vacation Rentals.

There are so many choices when it comes to choosing a place to stay in Santa Fe. If you want to stay like a local while you are here  try staying in a vacation rental. When you mention that you are taking a workshop with Santa Fe Creative Tourism you will receive 10% off of your nightly rate at Two Casitas, Santa Fe Vacation Rentals. See their web site at http://www.twocasitas.com  or call Wendy at 505-984-2270 The age old adage, location,location,location applies to our vacation rentals. Only...

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