Workshop Calendar

Monotype Printmaking: Mixed Media / Chine Colle’/ Collage & Private Classes / June 29-30, 2013

Monotype Printmaking: Mixed Media / Chine Colle’/ Collage & Private Classes / June 29-30, 2013

Monotype Printmaking: Mixed Media / Chine Colle’/ Collage & Private Classes / June 29-30, 2013 An extensive two day monotype printmaking workshop exploring the monotype and other processes designed for the novice & experienced. On completion of the workshop you will have four finished art pieces of your own to take home! The workshop will cover the following techniques: multiple plate monotypes, stencils, calligraphs, viscosity monotypes, chine colle’, and mixed media. The class...

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Monotype Printmaking: Mixed Media / Chine Colle’/ Collage & Private Classes / June 15-16, 2013

Monotype Printmaking: Mixed Media / Chine Colle’/ Collage & Private Classes / June 15-16, 2013

Monotype Printmaking: Mixed Media / Chine Colle’/ Collage & Private Classes / June 15-16, 2013 An extensive two day monotype printmaking workshop exploring the monotype and other processes designed for the novice & experienced. On completion of the workshop you will have four finished art pieces of your own to take home! The workshop will cover the following techniques: multiple plate monotypes, stencils, calligraphs, viscosity monotypes, chine colle’, and mixed media. The class...

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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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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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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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Visual Journaling with Lisa de St. Croix / March 27, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Visual Journaling with Lisa de St. Croix / March 27, 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 ——————————————————— Visual Journaling with Lisa de St. Croix / March 27, 2013 / DIY: A Creative...

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Abstract Painting with Andrea Cermanski / March 23, 2013 (1day) / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Abstract Painting with Andrea Cermanski / March 23, 2013 (1day) / 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 ——————————————————— Abstract Painting with Andrea Cermanski / March 23, 2013 (1day) Since there are...

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Create as You Paint Landscape Silhouettes with Linda Storm / March 23, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Create as You Paint Landscape Silhouettes with Linda Storm / March 23, 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 ——————————————————— Create as You Paint Landscape Silhouettes with Linda Storm / March 23, 2013 /...

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Abstract Painting with Andrea Cermanski / March 21, 2013 (1day) / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Abstract Painting with Andrea Cermanski / March 21, 2013 (1day) / 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 ——————————————————— Abstract Painting with Andrea Cermanski / March 21, 2013 (1day) Since there are...

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Abstract Painting with Andrea Cermanski / March 20, 2013 (1day) / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Abstract Painting with Andrea Cermanski / March 20, 2013 (1day) / 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 ——————————————————— Abstract Painting with Andrea Cermanski / March 20, 2013 (1day) Since there are...

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Come Learn to Spin! with Santa Fe Buffalo Designs / March 16,17, & 18 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Come Learn to Spin! with Santa Fe Buffalo Designs / March 16,17, & 18 / 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 ——————————————————— Come Learn to Spin! with Santa Fe Buffalo Designs / March 16,17, & 18 / DIY:...

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Create as You Paint Landscape Silhouettes with Linda Storm / March 16, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Create as You Paint Landscape Silhouettes with Linda Storm / March 16, 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 ——————————————————— Create as You Paint Landscape Silhouettes with Linda Storm / March 16, 2013 /...

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Abstract Painting with Andrea Cermanski / March 22, 2013 (1day) / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Abstract Painting with Andrea Cermanski / March 22, 2013 (1day) / 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 ——————————————————— Abstract Painting with Andrea Cermanski / March 22, 2013 (1day) Since there are...

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Visual Journaling with Lisa de St. Croix / March 20, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Visual Journaling with Lisa de St. Croix / March 20, 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 ——————————————————— Visual Journaling with Lisa de St. Croix / March 20, 2013 / DIY: A Creative...

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First Glass Fusing Class / April 20, 2013

First Glass Fusing Class / April 20, 2013

First Glass Fusing Class / April 20, 2013 In this 2.5-hour class, you will be introduced to the fundamental concepts of creating glass objects in the kiln. You will make an 8” x 8” fused and slumped plate, choosing from a wide range of glasses. Plates will be fired after the workshop and available for pick-up a few days later. After completing this class, you will be eligible to participate in Bullseye’s Open Studio sessions. No experience with glass is required for this course, which is...

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Canceled: Dawn To Dusk Abstract Seascapes: Painting with Paper March 22-24, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Canceled: Dawn To Dusk Abstract Seascapes: Painting with Paper March 22-24, 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 ——————————————————— Dawn To Dusk Abstract Seascapes: Painting with Paper March 22-24, 2013 (3 days)...

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Monotype Printmaking Workshops with Sasha Linda Wasko / March 2 & 3 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Monotype Printmaking Workshops with Sasha Linda Wasko / March 2 & 3 / 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 2 & 3 / DIY: A...

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DIY News / A Creative Tourism Journey / February 2013

DIY News / A Creative Tourism Journey / February 2013

DIY News / A Creative Tourism Journey / February 2013 DIY News : 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.The workshop is being held in conjunction with the DIY Creative Tourism Journey, a...

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Ceramic Molds for Slumping Glass @ Santa Fe Clay / April 20-21, 2013

Ceramic Molds for Slumping Glass @ Santa Fe Clay / April 20-21, 2013

Ceramic Molds for Slumping Glass @ Santa Fe Clay / April 20-21, 2013 Clay is an excellent medium form which to make ceramic molds for slumping glass. Once made and fired, these molds can be used indefinitely. During this workshop students will get a brief overview of the fusing and slumping process. Shel will demonstrate and discuss making handbuilt and wheel thrown molds, making negatives from positives, and making molds from existing objects. Students will design and make their own mold...

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Finishing without Glazes / February 2 & 3, 2013

Finishing without Glazes / February 2 & 3, 2013

  Finishing without Glazes / February 2 & 3, 2013 This workshop will explore a wide range of finishes for your pottery and sculpture without the use of glazes. We will learn about how to use engobes; including terra sigillata and vitrified engobes. Other surfaces will include commercial underglazes, raw oxides and patina washes. Bring some leatherhard and bisque pieces for this hands on workshop. Both low fire and high fire approaches will be covered. When: February 2 & 3, 2013 Where:...

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Monotype Printmaking: Mixed Media / Chine Colle’/ Collage & Private Classes / February 2 & 3, 2013

Monotype Printmaking: Mixed Media / Chine Colle’/ Collage & Private Classes / February 2 & 3, 2013

Monotype Printmaking: Mixed Media / Chine Colle’/ Collage & Private Classes / February 2 & 3, 2013 An extensive two day workshop exploring the monotype and other processes designed for the novice & experienced. On completion of the workshop you will have four finished art pieces of your own to take home! The workshop will cover the following techniques: multiple plate monotypes, stencils, calligraphs, viscosity monotypes, chine colle’, and mixed media. The class includes a...

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Fire It Up Fountains! Fire and Water: Metal Sculpture Class / March 11-17, 2013

Fire It Up Fountains! Fire and Water: Metal Sculpture Class / March 11-17, 2013

Fire It Up Fountains! Fire and Water: Metal Sculpture Class / March 11-17, 2013 This metal sculpture class will place emphasis on producing fountains, from tabletop to full-size, simple to exotic. Every student will have an opportunity to construct a fountain and/or work on other sculptures using scrap metals. Arc and oxyacetylene welding and brazing will be taught and used to complete your functional sculpture(s). Everything is furnished except pumps which will be available at cost. You may...

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Immerse Yourself in Pastels: Two Week Intensive / March 11-24, 2013

Immerse Yourself in Pastels: Two Week Intensive / March 11-24, 2013

Immerse Yourself in Pastels: Two Week Intensive / March 11-24, 2013 This two-week course “Immerse Yourself in Pastels”  provides pastelists with in-depth studies of materials, techniques, color, composition, plein air and studio painting. Ghost Ranch in the springtime is ideal for this! Participants will be taught how to make their own pastels and painting surfaces. Discussions will be constructed to help students learn to evaluate their own work, to paint as they see, and how to...

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Monotype Printmaking: Mixed Media / Chine Colle’/ Collage & Private Classes / February 23 & 24, 2013

Monotype Printmaking: Mixed Media / Chine Colle’/ Collage & Private Classes / February 23 & 24, 2013

Monotype Printmaking: Mixed Media / Chine Colle’/ Collage & Private Classes / February 23 & 24, 2013 An extensive two day monotype printmaking workshop exploring the monotype and other processes designed for the novice & experienced. On completion of the workshop you will have four finished art pieces of your own to take home! The workshop will cover the following techniques: multiple plate monotypes, stencils, calligraphs, viscosity monotypes, chine colle’, and mixed media. The...

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Pottery Throwing: Two-Week Intensive / March 11-24, 2013

Pottery Throwing: Two-Week Intensive / March 11-24, 2013

Pottery Throwing: Two-Week Intensive / March 11-24, 2013 This two-week pottery throwing intensive course, intended for the beginning potter and for taking the intermediate potter to the next level, will allow time and space for understanding the nature of clay and all parts of the creating process. This pottery throwing course emphasis includes: preparing the clay and forming it using a potter’s wheel, exploring cylinders and open forms, trimming, finishing, as well as altering and...

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Sketching and Painting Santa Fe with Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest / February 1, 2013

Sketching and Painting Santa Fe with Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest / February 1, 2013

Sketching and Painting Santa Fe with Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest / February 1, 2013 Sketching & Painting Santa Fe is designed to make it easy for you to have an art experience. Studio classes are held in winter. The focus is on landscape of the Southwest. All materials are supplied, including packaging your finished artwork to travel home with you. All levels of experience are welcome. 3 HOUR SMALL GROUP CLASSES Jane Shoenfeld, BFA, MA, LPAT, grew up in Maryland...

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Fantasy Birdhouses @ Ghost Ranch / March 18-24, 2013

Fantasy Birdhouses @ Ghost Ranch / March 18-24, 2013

Fantasy Birdhouses @ Ghost Ranch / March 18-24, 2013 Create a castle for your kestrel, a spa for your sparrow or a condo for your chickadee with Fantasy Birdhouses. Together we will build wonders worthy of the birds of spring that serenade Ghost Ranch with their song in this mixed-media class. Use hand/power tools, recycled wood, metal, glass (all furnished) plus family keepsakes from your home. Bring imagination and willingness to see old objects in new ways. When: March 18-24, 2013 Where:...

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Sketching and Painting Santa Fe with Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest / February 8, 2013

Sketching and Painting Santa Fe with Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest / February 8, 2013

Sketching and Painting Santa Fe with Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest / February 8, 2013 Sketching & Painting Santa Fe is designed to make it easy for you to have an art experience. Studio classes are held in winter. The focus is on landscape of the Southwest. All materials are supplied, including packaging your finished artwork to travel home with you. All levels of experience are welcome. 3 HOUR SMALL GROUP CLASSES Jane Shoenfeld, BFA, MA, LPAT, grew up in Maryland...

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Renew your Relationship in Santa Fe / February 16-18, 2013

Renew your Relationship in Santa Fe / February 16-18, 2013

Renew your Relationship in Santa Fe / February 16-18, 2013 Improve your relationship in a fun and creative way with Renew your Relationship in Santa Fe ! We will have dialog, meetings, and exercises during the workshop. Be sure to be in contact with the presenters well in advance of the workshop, so you can have pre-registration materials in hand at the time of the workshop.  This is a bed-and-breakfast event, and there will be time for recreational events such as skiing, hiking, historic...

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Sketching and Painting Santa Fe with Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest / February 16, 2013

Sketching and Painting Santa Fe with Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest / February 16, 2013

Sketching and Painting Santa Fe with Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest / February 16, 2013 Sketching & Painting Santa Fe is designed to make it easy for you to have an art experience. Studio classes are held in winter. The focus is on landscape of the Southwest. All materials are supplied, including packaging your finished artwork to travel home with you. All levels of experience are welcome. 3 HOUR SMALL GROUP CLASSES Jane Shoenfeld, BFA, MA, LPAT, grew up in Maryland...

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Open Studio Workshop at Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / February 13, 2013

Open Studio Workshop at Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / February 13, 2013

Open Studio Workshop at Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / February 13, 2013 This is an open studio time to bring your projects in for advice, consultation and use of our workspace and equipment at the Santa Fe School of Fashion Design. Bacon-Richards said her adult classes focus on “traditional old-school methods” that combine pattern-making and draping. “It’s a much more intuitive way to design,” she said. “People really need to be able to use their...

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Chimayo-Style Tapestry with Lisa Trujillo / January 26-28, 2013

Chimayo-Style Tapestry with Lisa Trujillo / January 26-28, 2013

Chimayo-Style Tapestry with Lisa Trujillo / January 26-28, 2013 Chimayo-Style Tapestry begun in the early years of the twentieth century, the Chimayo style is basically two stripes and a center design. This class is an opportunity to absorb the basics of this local New Mexican weaving tradition from a master practitioner. Students will learn how to combine angles and forms to create this unique form of woven expression. Students need to warp a Rio Grande loom prior to the class (please call...

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Sketching and Painting Santa Fe with Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest / February 22, 2013

Sketching and Painting Santa Fe with Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest / February 22, 2013

Sketching and Painting Santa Fe with Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest / February 22, 2013 Sketching & Painting Santa Fe is designed to make it easy for you to have an art experience. Studio classes are held in winter. The focus is on landscape of the Southwest. All materials are supplied, including packaging your finished artwork to travel home with you. All levels of experience are welcome. 3 HOUR SMALL GROUP CLASSES Jane Shoenfeld, BFA, MA, LPAT, grew up in Maryland...

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DIY Newsletter January 2013 / A Creative Tourism Journey

DIY Newsletter January 2013 / A Creative Tourism Journey

DIY Newsletter : 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. January 2013 Schedule Can’t find a workshop that fits your schedule? Browse our by request workshop section. The Art of...

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The Visual Heartbeat: The Use of Rhythm in Tapestry Design with Elizabeth Buckley / March 16-19, 2013

The Visual Heartbeat: The Use of Rhythm in Tapestry Design with Elizabeth Buckley / March 16-19, 2013

The Visual Heartbeat: The Use of Rhythm in Tapestry Design with Elizabeth Buckley / March 16-19, 2013 Rhythm is not only integral to the world of music and dance, but also to effective tapestry design. In this workshop, we will explore different approaches to visual rhythm through the use of: repetition, progressions, gradations, and contrast in shape, line, value and color. These underlying principles behind rhythm will help you go beyond the flat background to creating a sense of movement...

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Exploring Itten’s Color Star in The Dye Studio with Cornelia Theimer Gardella / March 1-3, 2013

Exploring Itten’s Color Star in The Dye Studio with Cornelia Theimer Gardella / March 1-3, 2013

Exploring Itten’s Color Star in The Dye Studio with Cornelia Theimer Gardella / March 1-3, 2013 This dye class uses Itten’s Color Star as a compass for understanding color interactions. Johannes Itten taught as the Bauhaus where he developed his color and design theories. His color star and the seven color contrasts are an essential part of his teachings. In this workshop we will develop formulas and dye samples based on Itten’s color star using wool and Lanaset dyes. We will explore...

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Come Learn to Spin! with Santa Fe Buffalo Designs / March 2,3, & 4 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Come Learn to Spin! with Santa Fe Buffalo Designs / March 2,3, & 4 / 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 ——————————————————— Come Learn to Spin! with Santa Fe Buffalo Designs / March 2,3, & 4 / DIY: A...

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Ikkanbari with Chris Conrad / March 9, 2013

Ikkanbari with Chris Conrad / March 9, 2013

Ikkanbari with Chris Conrad / March 9, 2013 Ikkanbari is the traditional Japanese folk art of extending the life of worn out baskets by covering them with washi (paper) and kakishibu (persimmon dye). We’ll learn about kakishibu, basic techniques for using kakishibu on washi and even a little katazome (paste resist stencil dyeing). Much of the information and techniques are also applicable to other paper and textile arts. Bring your old baskets! Española Valley Fiber Arts Center Our...

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The Art of Creating Tarot / Starts January 5, 2013

The Art of Creating Tarot / Starts January 5, 2013

The Art of Creating Tarot / Starts January 5, 2013 Learn how to create your own tarot deck using a variety of provided art supplies in my sunny, spacious Santa Fe studio. No art skills necessary. Lisa de St. Croix is an artist living in Santa Fe. Lisa was born and grew up in South Africa. After moving to New York, she received her BFA at the School of Visual Arts. Lisa’s paintings have been exhibited nationally as well as internationally in France, Mexico and South Africa. Her work is in...

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Artist Product Pricing Seminar with Olimpia Newman / March 2, 2013

Artist Product Pricing Seminar with Olimpia Newman / March 2, 2013

Artist Product Pricing Seminar with Olimpia Newman / March 2, 2013 Product costing & pricing is a crucial component of selling, and it poses many challenges to artisans. This intense day-long seminar will review costing and pricing principles. During this highly participatory seminar Olimpia will teach how to arrive at a price that will sell their product via various distribution channels and points of sale. She will go over various solutions that can be developed to make selling products...

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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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Come Learn to Spin! with Santa Fe Buffalo Designs / March 9,10, & 11 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Come Learn to Spin! with Santa Fe Buffalo Designs / March 9,10, & 11 / 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 ——————————————————— Come Learn to Spin! with Santa Fe Buffalo Designs / March 9,10, & 11 / DIY: A...

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Monotype Printmaking Workshops with Sasha Linda Wasko / March 16 & 17 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Monotype Printmaking Workshops with Sasha Linda Wasko / March 16 & 17 / 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 16 & 17/ DIY: A...

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Create as You Paint Landscape Silhouettes with Linda Storm / March 30, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Create as You Paint Landscape Silhouettes with Linda Storm / March 30, 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 ——————————————————— Create as You Paint Landscape Silhouettes with Linda Storm / March 30, 2013 /...

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Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / January 29, 2013

Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / January 29, 2013

  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. 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 modest and humble, will be the thread that weaves through our...

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T-shirt Transformations: Transform you closet and your thinking! / December 27, 2012

T-shirt Transformations: Transform you closet and your thinking! / December 27, 2012

Make your holidays a little Greener this year with a hands-on workshop for teens and adults using recycled T-shirts. Did you know that the average American throws away 68 pounds of textiles a year? Used T-shirts are easily acquired, cheap or free, soft and wonderful to work with and infinitely transformable. In this workshop, you will have the opportunity to make many T-shirt transformations. Projects include: accessories like necklaces, scarves and jewelry; T-shirt yarn and how to knit with...

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DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey features exclusive savings on lodgings during the entire month of March. Please contact artist(s) prior to booking your room reservation to ensure workshop...

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Monotype Printmaking, Mixed Media, Chine Colle’ & Collage with Sasha Linda Wasko / January 26-27, 2013

Monotype Printmaking, Mixed Media, Chine Colle’ & Collage with Sasha Linda Wasko / January  26-27, 2013

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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Green Gifts: A workshop on transforming t-shirts into hip gifts / December 5, 2012

Green Gifts: A workshop on transforming t-shirts into hip gifts / December 5, 2012

Make your holidays a little Greener this year with a hands-on gift making workshop from recycled T-shirts. Did you know that the average American throws away 68 pounds of textiles a year? Used T-shirts are easily acquired, cheap or free, soft and wonderful to work with and infinitely transformable. In this workshop, you will have the opportunity to make incredibly hip accessories like necklaces, scarves and jewelry; T-shirt yarn and learn how to knit with it; dog toys; and many other...

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