Workshop Calendar

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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Rag Rug Weaving with Sandy Voss / June 21 – 23, 2013

Rag Rug Weaving with Sandy Voss / June 21 – 23, 2013

Rag Rug Weaving with Sandy Voss / June 21 – 23, 2013 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,...

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Charcoal & Wood Firing with Logan Wannamaker / June 17-30, 2013

Charcoal & Wood Firing with Logan Wannamaker / June 17-30, 2013

Charcoal & Wood Firing : Atmospheres to induce color with clay & slip with Logan Wannamaker / June 17-30, 2013 Charcoal & Wood Firing: Come join local wood fired potter Logan Wannamaker in this intensive Charcoal & Wood Firing workshop. We will be discussing and formulating, slips, glazes and clays conducive to the wood firing and charcoal firing process. Each participant will be able to bring 3 cubic feet to load in both kilns. We will be discussing firing methods to induce...

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Mastering Light & Creative Seeing for Outdoor Photographers / June 3-7, 2013

Mastering Light & Creative Seeing for Outdoor Photographers / June 3-7, 2013

Mastering Light & Creative Seeing for Outdoor Photographers / June 3-7, 2013 Mastering Light & Creative Seeing is what elevates and defines you as a photographer and takes you beyond technical competency. In this 5 day outdoor and landscape based workshop we learn to pre-visualize, design,and compose outdoor images that convey emotion or a strong sense of place, that are colorful, tonally balanced and beautifully lit. During Mastering Light & Creative Seeing our time will be...

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Stay Weird with Max Lehamn / May 18-19, 2013

Stay Weird with Max Lehamn / May 18-19, 2013

  Stay Weird with Max Lehamn / May 18-19, 2013 In this two day workshop participants will work with Max as he explores the spontaneous side of the creative process. Demonstrations and activities will be geared towards working fast and not over-thinking. Throughout the weekend Max will present collaborative and group activities that will inform each participant’s solo project. Technical demonstrations will include simple slab techniques such as slump and drape molding. Max will also show how to...

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An Articulation of Light: The Tapestries of Elizabeth Buckley / May 31, 2013

An Articulation of Light: The Tapestries of Elizabeth Buckley / May 31, 2013

An Articulation of Light: The Tapestries of Elizabeth Buckley / May 31, 2013 As part of EVFAC’s Free Friday Talk series, Elizabeth Buckley will talk about how she moves from idea to woven form in a slide lecture on her process as a tapestry artist and the evolution of her work over the past 25 years. She will include the pivotal time she spent weaving in the atelier of Gisèle Glaudin-Brivet in Aubusson, France. Elizabeth Buckley is a well-known weaver with over 30 years experience...

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Place as an Artist’s Palette with Andrea Joy Cermanski / June 9-14, 2013

Place as an Artist’s Palette with Andrea Joy Cermanski / June 9-14, 2013

Place as an Artist’s Palette with Andrea Joy Cermanski / June 9-14, 2013 This course is designed for fine or contemporary artists and will provide teachers the opportunity to engage in their own art making in order to provide fresh avenues for inspiration in making and teaching art. Participants will be immersed into historic Santa Fe, New Mexico and will create art inspired by this beautiful place. Students will plunge themselves into the natural, historic and cultural richness which...

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Reiki Level I / May 11-12, 2013

Reiki Level I / May 11-12, 2013

Reiki Level I / May 11 – 12, 2013 Learn to heal yourself and others using Reiki, the ancient art of hands-on energy healing. This two-day class teaches the history of Usui Reiki, meditations, techniques for self-healing and a full-body healing treatment for others. Plenty of time for practicing and you will receive a treatment, too. Reiki attunements, manual and certification are included. Cost: $245.00 Buy Tickets URL: http://www.joyousjournies.com/client.html When: May 11 – 12,...

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The Spirit & the Figure: Ceramic Sculpture with Debra Fritts / April 19 – 27, 2013

The Spirit & the Figure: Ceramic Sculpture with Debra Fritts / April 19 – 27, 2013

The Spirit & the Figure: Ceramic Sculpture with Debra Fritts / April 19 – 27, 2013 Spend four days studying ceramic sculpture with Debra Fritts, known for her powerful narrative sculptural work and loved by students from all parts of the US. While surrounded by the beauty of Abiquiu, students will be inspired to combine nature with the figure. Debra will guide students in hand building a head using coils, teaching various techniques to create facial features. Anatomy will be brought...

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Monotype and More: Mixed Media Printmaking with Ron Pokrasso / April 19-27, 2013

Monotype and More: Mixed Media Printmaking with Ron Pokrasso / April 19-27, 2013

  Monotype and More: Mixed Media Printmaking with Ron Pokrasso April 19 – 27, 2013 Mixed Media Printmaking: As part of an 8-day Santa Fe, with one day excursion to Abiquiu, Art Immersion Trip, select to spend 4 days studying with Master Printmaker Ron Pokrasso covering a wide range of techniques possible in the monotype process. Ron will take students through the use of collage, drawing, and multiple plate projects including a section on Solarplate. You will be encouraged to pursue your...

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Gathering of Creative Women with Joyce Tenneson / May 12-16, 2013

Gathering of Creative Women with Joyce Tenneson / May 12-16, 2013

Gathering of Creative Women with Joyce Tenneson / May 12 – May 16, 2013 We are living in an exciting time, when women are proud of their accomplishments and eager to use their powers for positive change in the world. In this four-day retreat, Joyce offers women from all creative backgrounds the opportunity to gather for spiritual renewal, to connect with their physical well-being, and to celebrate their lives as artists. Joyce creates an atmosphere where you can be inspired not only as a...

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Mixed Media with Sandra Wilson: Acrylic Textures, Transfers and Layers / April 19-27, 2013

Mixed Media with Sandra Wilson: Acrylic Textures, Transfers and Layers / April 19-27, 2013

Mixed Media with Sandra Wilson: Acrylic Textures, Transfers and Layers / April 19-27, 2013  In this 2 day workshop you will learn how to use acrylic gels and pastes to extend and alter your paints and create both applied and implied textures. You will learn how to use acrylic mediums to create depth in your paintings and how to embed and collage papers which you have created. You will learn to integrate transfers into your mixed media work and finish up with seamless clear layers. Sandra will...

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Introduction to Coldworking / April 5-7, 2013

Introduction to Coldworking / April 5-7, 2013

Introduction to Coldworking / April 5-7, 2013 Coldworking is changing the shape and/or surface texture of glass using tools and processes that don’t rely upon heat. These processes include grinding, carving, engraving, polishing, and sandblasting—all of which provide possibilities for artists and makers to resolve aesthetic and functional issues in glass, ranging from shape and surface quality to strength and stability of edges. In this class, you will try your hand at many coldworking...

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Tarot Treasure Box: Accessing Your Inner Booty / April 3, 2013

Tarot Treasure Box: Accessing Your Inner Booty / April 3, 2013

Tarot Treasure Box: Accessing Your Inner Booty / April 3, 2013 Come explore your inner landscape to seek the treasure waiting for you. Join us for a journey inside to your remote desert islands, distant mountain peaks, or your secluded jungle spots—wherever your inner compass takes you to where X marks the spot! An evening of scent, ceremony, tarot, and self-guidance from your Higher Self. Bring a tarot deck; or there will be decks available for use. Beginners to Advanced readers are welcome....

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Basic Websites through Blogging: BlogSpot, WordPress, Blogger, and More with Chris Nierman / April 2, 2013

Basic Websites through Blogging: BlogSpot, WordPress, Blogger, and More with Chris Nierman / April 2, 2013

Basic Websites through Blogging: BlogSpot, WordPress, Blogger, and More with Chris Nierman / April 2, 2013 In today’s world, your business simply must have a presence on the web.  Learn about free and low-cost ways to start a blog, the differences between blogs and static websites, and how to use both for online marketing. Artists, artisans, and craftsmen who offer workshops and classes for the public within Santa Fe county are invited to sign up for a free consultation on Internet marketing....

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Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March 26, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March 26, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey features exclusive savings on lodgings during the entire month of March. *Guests book their accommodations directly with the hotel, bed and breakfast, or inn of their choice. *Guests reserve all workshops directly with the artist of their interest. Please contact artist(s) prior to booking your room reservation to ensure workshop availability. www.diysantafe.com ——————————————————— Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March 26, 2013 / DIY: A Creative...

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Tips and Techniques: Creating Transfers from Junk with Mickey Bond

Tips and Techniques: Creating Transfers from Junk with Mickey Bond

Tips and Techniques: Creating Transfers from Junk with Mickey Bond Junk Mail, colored plastic and paper bags. A lesson from my workshop: Inspiring Resists and Mixed Media.There is so much printed media in our lives as well as colored plastic. It’s fun to create transfers from what most people throw away and the process could not be simpler. Apply Golden GAC 100 to your painting surface and press media into it. You’ll only need 5-10 seconds for newsprint but plastic bag transfers...

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Slide Show 2.0: Promoting Your Work with Digital Video using Windows Movie Maker with Chris Nierman / June 4, 2013

Slide Show 2.0: Promoting Your Work with Digital Video using Windows Movie Maker with Chris Nierman / June 4, 2013

Slide Show 2.0: Promoting Your Work with Digital Video using Windows Movie Maker with Chris Nierman / June 4, 2013 Create polished and professional video presentations using still images, video clips, music, text, and narration.  This session will demonstrate using Windows Movie Maker, a software product only available on Windows (PC) computers.  Participants are encouraged to bring their laptops. Chris Nierman operates High-Res Solutions, where he provides Santa Fe locals and small businesses...

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Art Quilt Santa Fe / April 28 – May 1, 2013

Art Quilt Santa Fe / April 28 – May 1, 2013

Art Quilt Santa Fe / April 28 – May 1, 2013 ART QUILT SANTA FE is a quilt workshop, a fiber art workshop and a quilt retreat dedicated to supplying a unique Santa Fe experience. We provide workshops that include quilting techniques, fiber art techniques, understanding color and design, working on and creating quilts under the mentoring and direction of experienced nationally known teachers and quilters. When: April 28 – May 1, 2013 Where: The Lodge Santa Fe / 750 North St Francis...

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An Inner Relationship to the Container: Talk with Ferne Jacobs / April 12, 2013

An Inner Relationship to the Container: Talk with Ferne Jacobs / April 12, 2013

An Inner Relationship to the Container: Talk with Ferne Jacobs / April 12, 2013 As part of EVFAC’s Free Friday Talk series, here is an opportunity to meet one of our country’s most renowned artists working in twining, basketry, and related fiber techniques. Ferne will present three sets of images during this free talk. The first set shows the idea of the container from many different cultures and time periods, imagining its different aspects and ways to approach it. The second group...

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Intensive: From Mirrorless to IOS with Dan Burkholder / May 1-3, 2013

Intensive: From Mirrorless to IOS with Dan Burkholder / May 1-3, 2013

Intensive: From Mirrorless to IOS with Dan Burkholder / May 1 – May 3, 2013 From Mirrorless to IOS: Imagine traveling without heavy D-SLR cameras, clunky laptops, wires, card readers, expensive software, and devices with short battery life. While we may love taking photographs with the iPhone, sometimes we long to use lenses or to have low-light capabilities that our smartphones just can’t handle. In this two-and-a-half day workshop Dan reveals how you can have the best of both worlds....

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Couples Glass Paperweight Making with Aurora Borealis Glassworks / March 22,23,24 & 25 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Couples Glass Paperweight Making with Aurora Borealis Glassworks / March 22,23,24 & 25 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey features exclusive savings on lodgings during the entire month of March. *Guests book their accommodations directly with the hotel, bed and breakfast, or inn of their choice. *Guests reserve all workshops directly with the artist of their interest. Please contact artist(s) prior to booking your room reservation to ensure workshop availability. www.diysantafe.com ——————————————————— Glass Paperweight Making In the Hot Shop with Aurora Borealis Glassworks –...

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Business Development Assistance Spring 2013

Business Development Assistance Spring 2013

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FOR ARTISTS OFFERED BY THE CITY OF SANTA FE ARTS COMMISSION Santa Fe Creative Tourism, a program of the City of Santa Fe Arts Commission, will be offering a series of artist professional development classes and one-on-one consultations by appointment in the Arts Commission’s Community Gallery located inside Santa Fe Community Convention Center, 201 W. Marcy St. The Creative Tourism effort was born through Santa Fe’s 2005 UNESCO Creative Cities designation...

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Couples Glass Paperweight Making with Aurora Borealis Glassworks / March 29, 30 & 31 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Couples Glass Paperweight Making with Aurora Borealis Glassworks / March 29, 30 & 31 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey features exclusive savings on lodgings during the entire month of March. *Guests book their accommodations directly with the hotel, bed and breakfast, or inn of their choice. *Guests reserve all workshops directly with the artist of their interest. Please contact artist(s) prior to booking your room reservation to ensure workshop availability. www.diysantafe.com ——————————————————— Couples Glass Paperweight Making with Aurora Borealis Glassworks March 29, 30...

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Tag Book / March 24, 2013

Tag Book / March 24, 2013

Tag Book / March 24, 2013 Create a tag book using large tags, we will make a fun book that has many potential uses: small photo album, birthday card, or even a travel journal. All materials provided. We’ll use the new Dylusional spray colors. Expect to have inky fingers! When: Sunday, March 24 Where: Guadalupe’s Fun Rubber Stamps / 114 Don Gaspar Ave. Santa Fe, NM 87501 Time: 1-3PM Cost:  $35 / all materials are included in the price. Bring only yourself and creative spirit. Max....

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DIY Santa Fe – A Creative Way to Discover Santa Fe / Special workshops, classes and lodging offers in March, 2013

DIY Santa Fe – A Creative Way to Discover Santa Fe / Special workshops, classes and lodging offers in March, 2013

DIY Santa Fe – A Creative Way to Discover Santa Fe Special workshops, classes and lodging offers in March, 2013 www.diysantafe.org Santa Fe is helping everyone help find their inner artist this spring by experiencing, first hand, what makes Santa Fe, New Mexico a nationally recognized center of creativity. Abundant visual arts fill the city with galleries, outdoor art and museums while Santa Fe’s adobe architecture, unique multi-cultural traditions and stunning scenery can’t help but...

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Artist Talk: Judy Tuwaletstiwa: Poetry Is Everywhere / February 28, 2013

Artist Talk: Judy Tuwaletstiwa: Poetry Is Everywhere / February 28, 2013

Join Judy Tuwaletstiwa as she presents a glimpse at her lifetime of art and a peek at the new glass works she has been creating while working in the studio at the Santa Fe Resource Center. “My work has always grown from my relationship to landscape, whether it is the landscape of the Hopi Reservation or of New York City. Just as a poem is composed of words we all use, my work is composed of mundane materials we all see. A poet creates rhythm and pattern, simile and metaphor from everyday...

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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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“Expanding the Erotic Imagination” February 17, 2013

“Expanding the Erotic Imagination” February 17, 2013

  “Expanding the Erotic Imagination” February 17, 2013 Release your erotic muse!  Turn your fantasies into steamy scenes in this sex-positive writing workshop. Explore, expand, take a risk!  All proclivities and preferences will be celebrated as potential sources of material.  From vanilla to cayenne, this class is for anyone wishing to tap into the creative well-spring of the sexual imagination. When: February 17, 2013 Where: The Lodge at Santa Fe – 744 Calle Mejia Santa Fe,...

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Painting with Pure Pigment and Venetian Plaster / April 23, 2013

Painting with Pure Pigment and Venetian Plaster / April 23, 2013

Painting with Pure Pigment and Venetian Plaster / April 23, 2013 Painting with pure pigment and venetian plaster renders a quality of old Frescos with a lustrous finish. You will learn how blend pure pigment, add texture and collage found objects to create a truly magical piece of art. All levels are welcome and individual attention is possible in this small group setting. All supplies are included in the price so you just show up for your art. The class is held at Last Gallery on the Right on...

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Ceramic Classes at Santa Fe Clay

Ceramic Classes at Santa Fe Clay

Ceramic Classes at Santa Fe Clay Santa Fe Clay offers a variety of clay classes throughout the year. Learn to hand build, wheel throw; sculpt the figure micaceous fire and much more in one of our 7 week classes. All adult classes have 3 hours of instruction per week plus unlimited access to the communal studio during regular studio hours. Please visit our website at www.santafeclay.com for full class listings When: February 18 – April 6 April 8 – May 25 Where: Santa Fe Clay / 545...

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Tips and Techniques: Working with Temperature Mickey Bond

Tips and Techniques: Working with Temperature Mickey Bond

Tips and Techniques: Working with Temperature Mickey Bond Frost is a type of ice created when water in the air goes directly from a vapor to a solid, usually on surfaces low to the ground. When the dew point and outdoor temperature dips below 32° F conditions are right for frost formation. It’s fun to capture those delicate patterns of in paint. In these examples I’ve used Ampersand “clayboard” liquid acrylic and water to create a surface where crystals develop over...

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Visual Journaling with Lisa de St. Croix

Visual Journaling with Lisa de St. Croix

Visual Journaling with Lisa de St. Croix A Visual Journal is a place to record your deepest thoughts and emotions through art making and writing. It is both a diary and sketchbook; a container for memories, hopes and dreams. It is a way to experiment with different art supplies and techniques. It is both playful and healing and can be a guide to finding answers. I have been teaching Visual Journal workshops for over ten years. My classes are designed to help you slow down, tune in and create....

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Monotype Printmaking Workshops with Sasha Linda Wasko / March 9 & 10 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Monotype Printmaking Workshops with Sasha Linda Wasko / March 9 & 10 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey features exclusive savings on lodgings during the entire month of March. *Guests book their accommodations directly with the hotel, bed and breakfast, or inn of their choice. *Guests reserve all workshops directly with the artist of their interest. Please contact artist(s) prior to booking your room reservation to ensure workshop availability. www.diysantafe.com ——————————————————— Monotype Printmaking Workshops with Sasha Linda Wasko / March 9 & 10 / DIY: A...

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Creative Approach to the Business of Marketing Art with Sara Eyestone / May 7, 2013

Creative Approach to the Business of Marketing Art with Sara Eyestone / May 7, 2013

Creative Approach to the Business of Marketing Art with Sara Eyestone / May 7, 2013 Sara Eyestone introduces systems to make more studio time and methods for cataloging photography, art, mail, tax deductions, and finances. She shares sources for wholesale art and frame suppliers, publishing contacts, and valuable Internet information. The artist also presents ways to attract more press and personal appearances, including television and magazine articles. Sara Shreffler Eyestone is known for...

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Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Google Plus: Harnessing Social Media with Chris Nierman / May 14, 2013

Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Google Plus: Harnessing Social Media with Chris Nierman / May 14, 2013

Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Google Plus: Harnessing Social Media with Chris Nierman / May 14, 2013 Tweet it, post it, pin it, share it… Learn the ropes of today’s most popular social media venues and use them to promote your artwork and events. Chris Nierman operates High-Res Solutions, where he provides Santa Fe locals and small businesses with personalized technology support.  His background includes certified instruction in the public school system.  He is a Microsoft Certified...

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Santa Fe Creativity Workshops with Shirley Crow / March 20, 21, 27, & 28, 2013

Santa Fe Creativity Workshops with Shirley Crow / March 20, 21, 27, & 28, 2013

DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey features exclusive savings on lodgings during the entire month of March. *Guests book their accommodations directly with the hotel, bed and breakfast, or inn of their choice. *Guests reserve all workshops directly with the artist of their interest. Please contact artist(s) prior to booking your room reservation to ensure workshop availability. www.diysantafe.com ——————————————————— Santa Fe Creativity Workshops with Shirley Crow March 20, 21, 27, & 28, 2013...

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Intuitive Painting Workshop with Julie Claire / January 12 & 13, 2013

Intuitive Painting Workshop with Julie Claire / January 12 & 13, 2013

Intuitive Painting Workshop with Julie Claire / January 12 & 13, 2013 Painting into the New Year on Upper Canyon Road, Santa FE Release the Old, Invoke the New Intuitive Painting Workshop with Julie Claire: Experience your life in the flow! As the New Year begins, we have the opportunity to break free of old constricting patterns and explore new ways of being, news ways of thriving–living big– and less inner critic shut-down. This is an inspirational time to paint and accept...

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Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / February 3, 2013

Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / February 3, 2013

Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / February 3, 2013   Hand papermaking 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. Discover the art of papermaking.Encourage your childlike creativity and wonder to emerge during a day-long workshop for artists and creators. Wabi-sabi, the quintessential Japanese aesthetic, the beauty of things...

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Abstract Painting with Andrea Cermanski / January 21, 2013

Abstract Painting with Andrea Cermanski / January 21, 2013

Abstract Painting with Andrea Cermanski / January 21, 2013 I teach a variety of painting courses in my large, sunny studio in Santa Fe county. For abstract painting all materials are provided and the classes are open to all levels. I have a Masters in Art Education and have been painting for over 15 years. Visit the William and Joseph Gallery on Canyon Road in Santa Fe to see my work, or go to my website. Since there are no pre-determined rules, abstract art offers limitless opportunities for...

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Inspiring Resists with Mickey Bond / March 8-10, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Inspiring Resists with Mickey Bond / March 8-10, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey features exclusive savings on lodgings during the entire month of March. *Guests book their accommodations directly with the hotel, bed and breakfast, or inn of their choice. *Guests reserve all workshops directly with the artist of their interest. Please contact artist(s) prior to booking your room reservation to ensure workshop availability. www.diysantafe.com ——————————————————— Inspiring Resists with Mickey Bond / March 8-10, 2013 Harness the power of...

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Designing From a Sample @ Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / January 30 & 31, 2013

Designing From a Sample @ Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / January 30 & 31, 2013

Designing From a Sample @ Santa Fe School of Fashion Design January 30 & 31, 2013 Come explore the design industry technique of “knocking off” garments with “Designing From a Sample”. Learn how to take a pattern from a garment, without taking it apart, and then use that pattern to design new garments. Learn how this technique is used in the design industry and in the individual creative process. Class size is limited; an $80.00 deposit will reserve your space in the class....

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Basics of Digital Printmaking / February 25 – March 1, 2013

Basics of Digital Printmaking / February 25 – March 1, 2013

  Basics of Digital Printmaking / February 25 – March 1, 2013 Learn the fundamental techniques needed to create consistent color and black-and-white prints of your images with an internationally renowned master printer and photographer as your guide. Using a combination of knowledge drawn from his years of fieldwork and hands-on experience in a digital lab environment, Tony takes participants through the process of making photographic prints from start to finish. Early in the week,...

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Understanding the Elements: Photoshop and Premiere / February 18-22, 2013

Understanding the Elements: Photoshop and Premiere / February 18-22, 2013

  Understanding the Elements: Photoshop and Premiere / February 18-22, 2013 Adobe Photoshop Elements and Adobe Premiere Elements—together these programs represent Adobe’s top-selling consumer photo and video editing software, offering photographers a wealth of tools and techniques for organizing, editing, and sharing their digital images and video files. With Dottie as our intrepid guide we go deep into each program. Working together, we explore the relationship between Photoshop Elements...

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Lensbaby Intensive: Creativity Unleashed / February 14-16, 2013

Lensbaby Intensive: Creativity Unleashed / February 14-16, 2013

  Lensbaby Intensive: Creativity Unleashed / February 14-16, 2013 Change the look and feel of your photography with revolutionary selective-focus tools by Lensbaby. Whether you’ve never heard of their creative effects camera lenses or you are already familiar with them, Charles, a self-described Lensbaby guru, shares tips and techniques for controlling with precision the “sweet spot” area of sharp focus. Combining entertaining lectures, challenging assignments, supportive image...

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Basics of Digital Photography / February 4-8, 2013

Basics of Digital Photography / February 4-8, 2013

Basics of Digital Photography / February 4-8, 2013 / Santa Fe, NM Take that joyous first step into your future as a digital photographer. Designed to help you break through technical barriers and launch you into a new realm of creating great photographs, this workshop covers the technical side of resolution, downloading and re-sizing images, file management and archiving, and output/printing sources. Under Rick’s guidance, you explore shutter speeds, apertures, and shooting modes. He shares...

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Learn to knit mittens with Diane de Souza / January 6, 2013

Learn to knit mittens with Diane de Souza / January 6, 2013

It’s the perfect time of year to learn to knit something new! In this class Diane will walk you through the techniques of knitting a basic mitten and the class will include instructions for a mitten that can be adapted to different sizes and different patterns. Students will walk away from this class with an understanding of different mitten construction, the advantages and disadvantages of each, and different options for materials. Make the winter cold more bearable by keeping your hands busy...

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Get the Most out of Your Mac: An Introduction to the Mac Operating System / January 29-31, 2013

Get the Most out of Your Mac: An Introduction to the Mac Operating System / January 29-31, 2013

Apple products pride themselves on their outstanding design and user-friendly operating systems, and that’s why we love them! But underneath the aesthetically pleasing surface of every Apple computer or device is a powerful set of tools that often goes undiscovered. Learn to increase your productivity by using Mac’s built in apps, preferences, searches and shortcuts. In this two-and-a-half day intensive participants familiarize themselves with the newest Mac operating system (Mountain Lion...

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2012 Landscape Dreams Photo Contest Winners: Bernadette Buechler of Portage, Michigan

2012 Landscape Dreams Photo Contest Winners: Bernadette Buechler of Portage, Michigan

  Bernadette Buechler of Portage, Michigan won the grand prize, a weekend photography workshop in Santa Fe at the Eloquent Light Photography Workshops and 4 nights lodging at Two Casitas Vacation Rentals. The prize workshop is being held in conjunction with the DIY Creative Tourism Journey, a month-long celebration of do-it-yourself artistic expression. In March 2013, artists teaching 26 different art forms will collectively offer more than 200 available workshop spaces at their homes or...

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