Workshop Calendar

Photo Encaustic Workshop / September 21, 2013

Photo Encaustic Workshop / September 21, 2013

Photo Encaustic Workshop / September 21, 2013 Whether you use a smart phone, point-and-shoot or professional camera to take your photographs, you will enjoy using the ancient Encaustic process to enhance them. This fun-filled half day workshop will provide you with a variety of techniques you can use to apply layers of tinted beeswax to your images and turn them into creative works of art. Professional photographer and encaustic artist, Angel Wynn, will demonstrate a variety of processes. Each...

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Santa Fe 5-Day HDR Field Photography Workshop & Digital Darkroom Boot-Camp – September 27-October 1, 2013

Santa Fe 5-Day HDR Field Photography Workshop & Digital Darkroom Boot-Camp – September 27-October 1, 2013

Santa Fe 5-Day HDR Field Photography Workshop & Digital Darkroom Boot-Camp 2013 September 27-October 1, 2013 Spend five days in beautiful Santa Fe, New Mexico with Matt Suess and Christine Hauber photographing in and around Santa Fe as well as spending valuable classroom time learning how to process and enhance your photos using Photoshop & Elements, Camera Raw & Lightroom, and extremely powerful plugins from Nik Software such as Viveza 2 & HDR Efex Pro 2 during our 3rd Annual...

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Five-Day Private Painting Workshops by Cathy Carey / August 5-9, 2013

Five-Day Private Painting Workshops by Cathy Carey / August 5-9, 2013

Five-Day Private Painting Workshops by Cathy Carey / August 5 – 9, 2013 Make your work more personal by controlling the language of color, creating focal points, and discovering your unique creative voice in this one-of-a-kind private painting workshop. Students will work on location, do studio work, and paint from photos to create a truly unique process of putting paint on paper. Testimonials: “The class covered more than the topics I expected. Having studied art so very long ago...

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Beyond Knowing: An Intuitive Painting and Movement Experience / September 14-15, 2013

Beyond Knowing: An Intuitive Painting and Movement Experience / September 14-15, 2013

Beyond Knowing: An Intuitive Painting and Movement Experience / September 14-15, 2013 BEYOND KNOWING begins with the weekend workshop: Two days of intuitive painting and movement designed to inspire you, expand your ability to take risks and connect you to what you care about most. You will then have the option to combine the workshop experience with coaching sessions as you step into your creative flow, your aliveness and new possibilities. Facilitated by Somatic Design Coach Josephina...

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“Salty Pots”: Salt Firing with Logan Wannamaker / Starts September 30th, 2013

“Salty Pots”: Salt Firing with Logan Wannamaker / Starts September 30th, 2013

  “Salty Pots” : Salt Firing with Logan Wannamaker / September 30th-October 12th Bring greenware or bisque ware and take part in a salt firing with Logan Wannamaker. In the first part of this salt firing workshop we will be exploring forms on and off the wheel. We will discuss slips, clays and glazes conducive to salt. We will also be loading and firing the kiln while, discussing and learning about kiln construction and salts influence on the pots. Participants are welcome to...

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Intermediate Tinwork / September 29, 2012

Intermediate Tinwork / September 29, 2012

This short course is a terrific opportunity to begin or finish a large project that you have been looking forward to, but haven’t had the time to complete. Under Gabriel’s guidance, you will soon be making tin pieces that have a professional look. When:  Saturday, September 29 to October 13, 2012 Where: Santa Fe Community College / 6401 Richards Ave. Santa Fe, NM 87508 Time:  10:00 am to 3:30 pm Cost:  $129 Max. Attendees:  12 Phone:  505-428-1676 Website/Blog Address:...

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The Time Travelers Art: Painting With Mineral Pigments On Gem Stones with Margot Guerrera / September 30th, 2012

The Time Travelers Art: Painting With Mineral Pigments On Gem Stones with Margot Guerrera / September 30th, 2012

A hands-on workshop in mineral pigment making and painting on small stone material. Has an application in fine as well as altered jewelry arts movements. When:  Sunday, September 30th Where: At the 7th Annual Palace of the Governors Gem & Mineral Show In the Palace of the Governors Historic Court Yard Time:  2-4 p.m. Cost:  $10.00 material fee For reservations in this workshop please call 505-476 -5182. Website/Blog Address:  http://margotguerrera.blogspot.com [si-contact-form...

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Monotype Printmaking Workshops with Sasha Linda Wasko / September 29-30, 2012

Monotype Printmaking Workshops with Sasha Linda Wasko / September 29-30, 2012

An extensive two day workshop exploring the Monotype process, Mix Media, Collage, Chine Colle’ and designed for the novice & experienced 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...

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Monotype Printmaking Workshops with Sasha Linda Wasko / September 22-23, 2012

Monotype Printmaking Workshops with Sasha Linda Wasko /  September 22-23, 2012

An extensive two day workshop exploring the Monotype process, Mix Media, Collage, Chine Colle’ and designed for the novice & experienced 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...

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Fun with Watercolor I / Starts September 19, 2012

Fun with Watercolor I / Starts September 19, 2012

This painting class introduces beginning students to the fundamentals of making beautiful watercolors. Learn how to use paint, brushes and paper to create easy and fun effects that excite and entertain. All the basic techniques of paint application and tool usage are covered, as well as professional strategies for starting, executing and finishing paintings. Have lots of fun with watercolors while learning professional-quality techniques. Michael McGuire is an accomplished artist and teacher...

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OPENING: No Places with Names: A Critical Acoustic Archaeology / September 22, 2012

OPENING: No Places with Names: A Critical Acoustic Archaeology / September 22, 2012

The Santa Fe Art Institute (SFAI), the Institute of American Indian Arts (IAIA), and ISEA2012 present “No Places with Names: A Critical Acoustic Archaeology” “What is the significance of the idea of wilderness in contemporary culture?” Wilderness as an idea has traditionally fueled colonial, spiritual and environmentalist agendas, but conversations with local artists, scientists, archaeologists, and Santa Fe area residents reveal the diverse attitudes and perceptions held within...

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Draw the Seasonal Harvest / Starts September 28th, 2012

Draw the Seasonal Harvest / Starts September 28th, 2012

Start drawing beautiful botanical forms. Each week new subject matter is introduced. Learn how to render values done in black and white pencil. Expand your understanding of form and volume and apply it to any media. First, discover useful exercises in pencil and then add basic watercolor washes. View examples from master artists. Class demonstrations and class dialogue will support your efforts in drawing a convincing, delicious looking subject. This class is open to beginners and intermediate...

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Monotype Printmaking Workshops with Sasha Linda Wasko / September 15-16, 2012

Monotype Printmaking Workshops with Sasha Linda Wasko /  September 15-16, 2012

An extensive two day workshop exploring the Monotype process, Mix Media, Collage, Chine Colle’ and designed for the novice & experienced 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...

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Artists website Q&A with Santa Fe web designer Hope Kiah / September 25, 2012

Artists website Q&A with Santa Fe web designer Hope Kiah / September 25, 2012

Artists website Q&A / September 25, 2012 “Confused about how to plan or improve your art website? Bring your questions and/or website URL for analysis by award-winning web marketing author and long time Santa Fe web designer Hope Kiah.” 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Santa Fe Community Gallery, 201 West Marcy Street (at the intersection of Marcy and Sheridan) Santa Fe, NM 87501 BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FOR ARTISTS OFFERED BY THE CITY OF SANTA FE ARTS COMMISSION The City of Santa Fe...

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Metal Arts: Yard & Garden Art: Blacksmithing, Welding, Plasma Cutting, Cold Forming and More! With Eduardo Fasula / September 26-28, 2012

Metal Arts: Yard & Garden Art: Blacksmithing, Welding, Plasma Cutting, Cold Forming and More! With Eduardo Fasula / September 26-28, 2012

Bring some sketches and ideas along to this workshop and master metal artist Eduardo Fasula will help you bring your ideas into reality through metal arts.  If possible, Eduardo would like to discuss student’s ideas ahead of time, so that he can make sure you will have the necessary supplies for your project before the workshop begins.  Basic materials included in class price, extra materials for your project are a separate cost, either purchased by you or supplied by the instructor....

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Dead on the Web? Ignite your Art Site! / September 11, 2012

Dead on the Web? Ignite your Art Site! / September 11, 2012

Dead on the Web? Ignite your Art Site! / September 11, 2012 Dead on the Web? Ignite your Art Site! Ignite your web presence with an affordable search-friendly, social-friendly web site that you update yourself, developed by award-winning web marketing author and long-time Santa Fe web designer Hope Kiah. 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Santa Fe Community Gallery, 201 West Marcy Street (at the intersection of Marcy and Sheridan) Santa Fe, NM 87501 BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FOR ARTISTS OFFERED BY THE...

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Studio Arts: Painting & Drawing / Beginners to Advanced with Laura Tarnoff / September 17-21, 2012

Studio Arts: Painting & Drawing / Beginners to Advanced with Laura Tarnoff / September 17-21, 2012

Drawing and painting are the foundation skills of making art. This workshop will provide a range of experiences in the basic mediums of charcoal, pencil, chalk pastels, oil pastels and acrylic paint, for for students of all levels. Learn a variety of approaches to drawing and painting as a way to practice and expand your skills. Work primarily from demonstrations, observation and exercises to learn techniques such as shading, value, light, contour and cross-hatching, as well as the basics of...

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Pecos Studio Tour 2012 / September 29-30, 2012

Pecos Studio Tour 2012 / September 29-30, 2012

The Pecos Studio Tour is made up of a loosely knit group of artists living in and around the village of Pecos in northeastern New Mexico. Located 20 minutes from Santa Fe (I-25 North), our small community hosts a blend of unique people. Besides artists in all media, many residents have long historic and cultural ties to the area. Situated on the east side of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Pecos enjoys four beautiful seasons. With clean air and wonderful light, it’s the perfect...

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Intuitive Painting on Upper Canyon Road / September 15 & 16, 2012

Intuitive Painting on Upper Canyon Road / September 15 & 16, 2012

This is an opportunity to step into the unknown, putting paint on paper, opening the doors to your inner creative self! This is an invitation into beginner’s mind, to witness that which is unknown and yet ready to emerge. These workshops are intended to provide a safe, nonjudgmental space in which to accept the invitation to vitality and Heart. NO PREVIOUS PAINTING EXPERIENCE NECESSARY. “It was a day out of time for me, an opportunity to focus on letting go of perfectionism and trusting...

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DIY Santa Fe News – Landscape Dreams Photo Contest & September Calendar

DIY Santa Fe News – Landscape Dreams Photo Contest & September Calendar

DIY(do it yourself) Santa Fe Creative Tourism Special Event Landscape Dreams Photo Contest www.newmexicophotocontest.com Enter starting October 1st. 2012 Opportunity to win: Weekend photography workshop with the Eloquent Light Photography Workshops. 4 nights lodging during workshop at Two Casitas Vacation Rentals. Manfrotto Carbon fiber tripod and head courtesy of Manfrotto. Web site for 1-year courtesy of liveBooks. Copy of Landscape Dreams, A New Mexico Portrait courtesy of the UNM Press....

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NATURAL DYE EXTRAVAGANZA with Robin Reider / September 22 & 23, 2012

NATURAL DYE EXTRAVAGANZA with Robin Reider / September 22 & 23, 2012

Join Robin at her home in lovely Chimayo for a weekend of natural dyeing during the beautiful late summer season. Students will work together to dye wool using local plants including onion skins, marigolds, chamisa, and cota. Imported plant dyes such as indigo, madder root, cochineal, brasilwood, and logwood will complete the color range. Students will create a recipe file and learn to use alum mordant to fix the color and additives to change the colors. Students will leave with 4 to 5 pounds...

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TWEEKING YOUR COTTON SPINNING with Joan S. Ruane / September 30, 2012

TWEEKING YOUR COTTON SPINNING with Joan S. Ruane / September 30, 2012

This is going to be an exciting class for all levels! Beginners will learn the basic techniques of carding and spinning while the more experienced will be assisted by the instructor to improve. This class will cover the kinds of cottons available, discuss wheel and wheel care, and covering tips to achieve the easiest and quickest finished cotton yarn. Students must know how to use their wheels before taking this class and they will need to bring their own. When:  September 30, 2012 Where:...

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INTRODUCTION TO BAST FIBERS with Joan S. Ruane / September 29, 2012

INTRODUCTION TO BAST FIBERS with Joan S. Ruane / September 29, 2012

Come get to know bast fibers and learn the basic spinning techniques used with these stiffer fibers. You will learn about flax, ramie, hemp plus a few surprises and the specifics on spinning each fiber. Spinning from the fold, off your forefinger, will be taught as one method of spinning the long staple fibers. Spinners will need to know how to use a wheel and bring their own. When:  September 29, 2012 Where: Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center / 325 Paseo de Onate Espanola, NM 87532 Time:  9:00...

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Finding our blessings and beauty in a broken world! / September 15th, 2012

Finding our blessings and beauty in a broken world! / September 15th, 2012

Happiness needs no reason! A workshop for healing the confusion of this time; (things seem to be falling apart) and finding real blessings and beauty in the world to warm our hearts. The soul and spirit connections we build with each other will be a blessing and moral and spiritual compass for these sometimes dark times. Sharing our stories, poetry meditation and visualizations, earth art and playing with mud and having fun are a few of the ways we can find health and healing for ourselves and...

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PINEAPPLE BLOSSOM QUILT with Terry Meyer / September 22, 2012

PINEAPPLE BLOSSOM QUILT with Terry Meyer / September 22, 2012

Come make a scrap quilt with our resident and beloved head-quilter Terry Meyer! She’ll walk you through the process of piecing together this beautiful quilt and use her expertise to show you how to make it as easy as possible. Students are recommended to pre-cut some pieces for class- enough to put together a few blocks. This class will be for everyone from confidant beginner to the relaxed advanced. When:  September 22, 2012 Where: Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center / 325 Paseo de Onate...

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THE ART OF PAPERMAKING with Jacqueline Mallegni / September 15 & 16, 2012

THE ART OF PAPERMAKING with Jacqueline Mallegni / September 15 & 16, 2012

  Handmade paper is an ancient art form. It is the practice of transforming raw materials into something tangible and useful. The art of papermaking is impermanent yet consistent; visceral yet practical; magical. During this two day workshop participants will learn to make Japanese style paper, washi, from abaca, a traditional Asian fiber from the Manila hemp (Musa textiles) and kozo, the bark of the paper mulberry. We will form sheets with a western style mold and deckle, adding plant...

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The Hand-Colored Photographic Print with Santa Fe Photographic Workshops / Starts September 30, 2012

The Hand-Colored Photographic Print with Santa Fe Photographic Workshops / Starts September 30, 2012

Hand-coloring is as old as photography itself. In the 19th century, color tinting was applied to early black-and-white prints to make them more closely resemble reality; it was the advent of color films in the 1950s that took photographic hand-coloring techniques into the realm of interpretive artistic expression, which is where it lives today. Applied color has become a way for photographers to communicate their feelings, not just simply a means of creating another color image. Kate Breakey...

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Deeper into Landscape with Santa Fe Photographic Workshops / Starts September 23, 2012

Deeper into Landscape with Santa Fe Photographic Workshops / Starts September 23, 2012

Mexican author Juan Rulfo wrote: “A landscape is not just the description of what our eyes see but rather the revelation of what lies behind visual appearances. A landscape never refers only to itself but to something else, something beyond — a metaphysics, a religion, a conception of humanity or of the cosmos.” He’s right. Your landscape photography expresses who you are and what you really care about. It is an interpretation of the world and, at its best, an intensely personal...

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A Natural Eye Master Class: Finding Your Voice with Santa Fe Photographic Workshops / September 23, 2012

A Natural Eye Master Class: Finding Your Voice with Santa Fe Photographic Workshops / September 23, 2012

There comes a time in the creative journey when it’s no longer enough to make nice but unconnected images. Instead, you find yourself looking for a voice, a starting point from which to express a passion, and a way to tie all together. This new landscape master class takes the journey deeper, as you figure out what you want to say and explore ways of saying it. Our week begins with your presentation of where you are, and where you want to go, photographically. Then you look inside yourself and...

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High Desert Light with Santa Fe Photographic Workshops / Starts September 23, 2012

High Desert Light with Santa Fe Photographic Workshops / Starts September 23, 2012

There is no better place to study the interplay of light and land than the exquisite high desert of Santa Fe. And with the inspiring light and landscapes of Northern New Mexico beckoning, rest assured this workshop is first and foremost about photographing. Marc Muench takes us to a wide variety of locations, where we concentrate on working with the light to make a great subject stand out. We visit those locations multiple times to study the effects that different times of day—and different...

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The Language of Landscapes with Santa Fe Photographic Workshops / Starts September 23, 2012

The Language of Landscapes with Santa Fe Photographic Workshops / Starts September 23, 2012

Whenever you venture into a landscape—whether it’s a natural environment or one that is human-constructed—you are offered countless photographic opportunities. The potential lies not only in what you see, but also in how you interpret it. In this expansive workshop, Michael Long encourages us all to embrace an increased awareness of what a landscape photograph can be and helps us find the visual language to bring it to life. We spend time together daily in natural and urban landscape settings,...

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Intensive: Authenticity—The Process of Photographic Creativity with Santa Fe Photographic Workshops / Starts September 7, 2012

Intensive: Authenticity—The Process of Photographic Creativity with Santa Fe Photographic Workshops / Starts September 7, 2012

Authenticity is the single most important attribute a photographer can learn and possess. Not only is it a process of working from within, but it can also eventually lead to the creation of the masterpiece. This workshop with George DeWolfe explores the perceptual and technical processes involved in authenticity. Typically, photographers practice their craft without giving enough thought to vision, awareness, and the basic fundamental technical aspects that cause the effects they create. In...

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Old Canvases Reused and Reinvented with Mickey Bond / Starts September 24, 2012

Old Canvases Reused and Reinvented with Mickey Bond / Starts September 24, 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 and this goes for old drawings and pastels as well as work on clayboard and panel. Take three days to discover just how inspiring this stockpile can be. Bring acrylic, watercolor and gouche paintings as well as charcoal, pencil and pastels that you are ready to re-imagine by editing, tearing, re-painting, layering, combining and more.  When:...

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Creating Oracle Cards with Lisa de St. Croix / September 5, 2012

Creating Oracle Cards with Lisa de St. Croix / September 5, 2012

Using guided meditation you will access your inner wisdom, spirit guides and plant and animal allies to create the beginning of a set of divination cards. There will be a variety of materials to use. The deck can continue to grow after the workshop as meaningful dreams, symbols and images come to you. When: Wednesday, September 5th Where: 2377 Brother Abedon Way, Santa Fe, 87505 Time: 1-4pm Cost: $180 – 15% discount when you mention Santa Fe Creative Tourism. Phone: 505. 995 9909 Where:...

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Visual Journaling with Lisa de St. Croix / September 12th, 2012

Visual Journaling with Lisa de St. Croix / September 12th, 2012

Creativity is a path of transformation to understand your soul’s journey. A Visual Journal is a sacred space to record your deepest thoughts and emotions through art making and writing. It is a place to be real, raw and experimental. It is a diary and sketchbook combined, a container for memories, hopes and dreams. Visual Journaling is a creative way to try new techniques. It is both playful and healing and can be a guide to finding answers. Visual Journaling will become an ongoing practice...

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Play in the mud day (for our children and the child in us) / September 1, 2012

Play in the mud day (for our children and the child in us) / September 1, 2012

Learn what Georgia O’Keefe knew; the New Mexico soil and earth will enchant you and connect us all to nature. Making art from wet earth {adobe} requires no firing and dries hard enough to take back home with you. Art from the earth is not judgmental; its play, so leave your anxiety about art at home and remember how important play is really for our mental health and Let the children teach us for a while and learn what collaboration is all about: deep democracy and returning to our playful...

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Santa Fe HDR Field Photography Workshop and Digital Darkroom Boot Camp / September starts 26, 2012

Santa Fe HDR Field Photography Workshop and Digital Darkroom Boot Camp / September starts 26, 2012

For five days during the last week in September, Matt Suess and Christine Hauber will be teaching both a field workshop and a digital darkroom boot-camp in one of the most beautiful and historic areas of New Mexico in Santa Fe and Taos. Join them for the 3-day field workshop (limited to 8 students) or the digital darkroom boot-camp (limited to 30 students), or attend both. For more information, please visit http://www.christinehauber.com/blog When: September 26-30, 2012 Where: 107 San...

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BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FOR ARTISTS OFFERED BY THE CITY OF SANTA FE ARTS COMMISSION FALL 2012

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FOR ARTISTS OFFERED BY THE CITY OF SANTA FE ARTS COMMISSION FALL 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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Business Development Series: TELLING A STORY with Olimpia Newman @ Espanola Valley FIber Arts Center / September 6, 2012

Business Development Series: TELLING A STORY with Olimpia Newman @ Espanola Valley FIber Arts Center / September 6, 2012

Handcrafted products take time to develop and produce; they are an expression of the artist, and they tell a story that has to be told. By exposing the person behind the product, and revealing the process from idea to the finished product we will develop promotional texts for websites, flyers, business cards and hang tags so that they can convey a uniform and personal story. The seminar will also introduce you to many ways of how to promote your products in person and virtually When: Sept. 6,...

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KAKISHIBU-TRADITIONAL PERSIMMON DYE OF JAPAN with Chris Conrad @ Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center / September 1 & 2, 2012

KAKISHIBU-TRADITIONAL PERSIMMON DYE OF JAPAN with Chris Conrad @ Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center / September 1 & 2, 2012

Kakishibu is a traditional natural dye from Japan made from the fermented juice of unripe persimmons. This type of dyeing requires no mordants, chemicals, boiling water or fussy measurements. Kakishibu is the most user-friendly of dyes! We’ll explore kakishibu’s unique properties using textiles and techniques such as sun-patterning, shibori and maybe even a little katazome (paste resist). We’ll play around some with yarn as well. When: Sept.1, 2012 & Sept. 2, 2012 Where:...

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8 SHAFTS, ONE THREADING with Diane De Souza @ Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center / Starts September 8, 2012

8 SHAFTS, ONE THREADING with Diane De Souza @ Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center / Starts September 8, 2012

Have you always wanted to weave on a many shaft loom? Not sure how to get started? Then this class is the class for you. We will begin with an easy straight draw threading on 8 shafts (threaded 1-8) and explore the options with just that threading. At the end of class you will have a scarf which can be woven as a sampler or with the treadling you like the most. The class will be a mix of sampling, design, and weaving on 8 shaft looms. The design portion will discuss the different ways you can...

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3-day Rag Rug Weaving with Sandy Voss @ Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center / Starts September 14, 2012

3-day Rag Rug Weaving with Sandy Voss @ Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center / Starts September 14, 2012

Rag rug weaving is a time-honored craft that has been practiced throughout the world for ages. Take your own part in this noble tradition with professional rag weaver Sandy Voss in this 3-day rag-weaving workshop. This is your chance to create the rugs you are dreaming of with the help of a teacher who has a practiced eye for what makes a rag rug attractive as well as durable. You can expect to come home with 2 to 5 finished pieces, using weft materials of your choosing. Bring precut rags (or...

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Fall Classes & Workshops @ Santa Fe Clay

Fall Classes & Workshops @ Santa Fe Clay

Santa Fe Clay occupies a 10,000 square-foot warehouse in the historic Railyard District in downtown Santa Fe. Our facility includes a complete retail supply business, gallery, and fully equipped studio. It is also home to twenty resident ceramic artists. Our year-round classes and workshops provide an inspirational and creative environment for students ranging from children  to adults, from beginners to professionals. Our elegant 1,100 square foot gallery hosts monthly exhibitions displaying...

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Learn to Make Handmade Paper with Ginny Hogan / September 18, 2012

Learn to Make Handmade Paper with Ginny Hogan / September 18, 2012

This fun, creative one day, 5 hour workshop, in my Santa Fe studio will teach you the following: How to make your own paper. Learn 7 techniques for creating images. Use recycled paper and plants. Make your own papermaking screens. All supplies provided. You go home with lots of paper projects. Bring a sack lunch. When: September 18, 2012 Where: 1613 Salvador Place, Santa Fe NM 87501 Time: 10:00AM-4:00PM Cost: $150 per person / Mention Creative Tourism and get one free $20 fine art print by...

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Lessons in the Heart & Science of Resiliency from the Aspen Tree / Saturday – September 15, 2012

Lessons in the Heart & Science of Resiliency from the Aspen Tree / Saturday – September 15, 2012

The great work of our times is to come home to our Selves, to again discover our belonging within the great web of Life, personally and collectively. The Aspen grove and tree, perhaps the world’s largest individual organism, offers us a primeval and imaginative window into our own deep identity, into a dynamic vision of a world of thrive-ability. As soul medicine for our times, aspens reveal the dimensional nature of the Self and of Community. They invite us into the vigorous experience and...

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“Of Bodies Of Water“ Workshop with Rulan Tangen @ The Santa Fe Art Institute / September 8 & 9, 2012

“Of Bodies Of Water“ Workshop with Rulan Tangen @ The Santa Fe Art Institute / September 8 & 9, 2012

The Santa Fe Art Institute is proud to present Rulan Tangen’s workshop “Of Bodies Of Water.” The element of water – inside our bodies and of the plant – is the essence of life and one of the crucial issues of our time, and our place. A multi-disciplinary creative process with intent of awareness and healing will center in movement and include tributaries of spoken word, sound, sketching, writing and other aspects of ‘making.’ Community members will gather to explore...

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Lessons in the Heart & Science of Resiliency from the Aspen Tree / Sunday – September 16, 2012

Lessons in the Heart & Science of Resiliency from the Aspen Tree / Sunday – September 16, 2012

The great work of our times is to come home to our Selves, to again discover our belonging within the great web of Life, personally and collectively. The Aspen grove and tree, perhaps the world’s largest individual organism, offers us a primeval and imaginative window into our own deep identity, into a dynamic vision of a world of thrive-ability. As soul medicine for our times, aspens reveal the dimensional nature of the Self and of Community. They invite us into the vigorous experience and...

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Weekend Flash Photo Workshop – Demystifying Wireless TTL Flash / September 14, 2012

Weekend Flash Photo Workshop – Demystifying Wireless TTL Flash / September 14, 2012

With today’s highly capable Nikon and Canon speedlites (synonymous with strobe and flash), high impact and studio quality lighting is possible even in remote locations for shooters on the go. This workshop will show you how to get the most out of your wireless TTL speedlite system. This flash workshop is for intermediate and advanced photographers who want to improve their lighting skills and get the most out of their speedlite system. For the landscape, adventure or travel photographer on the...

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Artist Talk: Stacy Lynn Smith @ Bullseye Resource Center / September 13, 2012

Artist Talk: Stacy Lynn Smith  @ Bullseye Resource Center / September 13, 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: Thursday September 13, 2012 Where: Bullseye Resource Center, 805 Early Street, Building E, Santa Fe, New Mexico. Time: 5:30pm–6:30pm Cost: FREE Phone: 505-467-8951...

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Knit a Summer Into Fall Tee with Bethe Orrell @ Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center / September 8, 2012

Knit a Summer Into Fall Tee with Bethe Orrell @  Espanola Valley Fiber Arts Center / September 8, 2012

About 30 years ago, Bethe’s mother knitted her a sweater that she still wears! Over the years so many knitters she knew asked for the pattern that it became a beloved classic. If you are a beginner knitter that is bored with scarves, this is the perfect next step in your knitting education. Pick any of a number of yarns to customize-then take off and knit . This is an easy pattern with interesting stitches and patterning, and it knits so fast you’ll want to make more than one! When: September...

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