Workshop Calendar

The City of Santa Fe Arts Commission To Host Artist Professional Training Workshops in the Community Gallery

The City of Santa Fe Arts Commission To Host Artist Professional Training Workshops in the Community Gallery

SANTA FE, NM—The City of Santa Fe Arts Commission is proud to host its annual series of Artist Professional Training Courses to educate and assist artists in their careers. All events will take place in the Community Gallery, located at 201 West Marcy Street, inside the Santa Fe Community Convention Center. ALL CLASSES ARE HELD FROM 6:00 TO 7:00 P.M. AT THE SANTA FE COMMUNITY GALLERY, 201 WEST MARCY STREET, Santa Fe, NM PLEASE RSVP TO 505.955.6705 or email rdlambert@santafenm.gov   FREE...

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Santa Fe Artists: Inspiring Students from Around the World — Part One

Santa Fe Artists: Inspiring Students from Around the World — Part One

DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey is a project of the City of Santa Fe Arts Commission’s Creative Tourism program, which offers over 250 creative experiences throughout the year. In 2005, UNESCO named Santa Fe to the Creative Cities Network, the first American city to be so honored. DIY Santa Fe features hundreds of immersive, hands-on arts experiences in and around Santa Fe during the month of March, and includes exclusive partner deals with some of the region’s finest accommodations...

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Sharing the Holiday Joy: Art Workshops with Santa Fe Creative Tourism

Sharing the Holiday Joy: Art Workshops with Santa Fe Creative Tourism

- - - - - - - Sharing the Holiday Joy: Art Workshops with Santa Fe Creative Tourism by Luke Fannin You may have noticed lately, on this blog or through the extensive network of artists, art students, and art lovers with whom we communicate, that we here at Santa Fe Creative Tourism have been on the lookout for workshop testimonials, reviews, and stories. That’s because we like to hear about the good work our artists do, the enthusiasm their efforts engender across the country and around the...

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Celebrate the Holidays with Santa Fe Creative Tourism

Celebrate the Holidays with Santa Fe Creative Tourism

                    The Arts: A Source of Mindfulness in the Holiday Season by Luke Fannin It is, as they say, that time of year, when each celebration seems to spill into the next, and every second in between seems to be filled with shopping, planning, and preparing. However you choose to participate in the holiday season, the next 6-8 weeks mark a period of major cultural, spiritual, and (gulp) commercial activity in our country and around...

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Santa Fe Creative Tourism: Year of Sweepstakes, Contests, and Giveaways

Santa Fe Creative Tourism: Year of Sweepstakes, Contests, and Giveaways

SANTA FE, NM — September 2013. Santa Fe Creative Tourism announces a year of workshop giveaways in partnership with Heritage Hotels. This exciting new series of contests and sweepstakes invites participants to share their best ideas, talents, and creations in an effort to win a free workshop with one of Santa Fe’s finest artists. Five giveaways are planned through April 2014, with three already underway: Facebook Fiber Arts Contest: Are you handy with a needle and thread? Does a ball of...

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DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey: Call for Artists, Sponsors, and Venues

DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey: Call for Artists, Sponsors, and Venues

DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey: Call for Artists, Sponsors, and Venues Once again, we here at Santa Fe Creative Tourism are gearing up to make spring a season of personal growth and creative renewal. DIY Santa Fe: A Creative Tourism Journey is a month-long event of art and arts-related workshops taking place March 1 – 31, 2014. This showcase of the Santa Fe community’s creative workshops and events is a great opportunity for visitors to spend a vacation learning from some of...

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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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2/2 Twills with Jason Collingwood / July 19-21, 2013

2/2 Twills with Jason Collingwood / July 19-21, 2013

2/2 Twills with Jason Collingwood / July 19 – 21, 2013 This class will examine straight twill, broken twill, and twill on opposites. Within these three structures, students will explore many two- and three-color sequences, each of which results in its own unique design. They will apply crossed wefts (parallel and contrary motion) and clasped wefts to 2/2 twill, further increasing the design possibilities. Time permitting, the class will look at pick-up and 3/1 double-faced twill. This...

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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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Free Artist Slide Lecture: Rodrigo Lara Zendejas / July 17, 2013

Free Artist Slide Lecture: Rodrigo Lara Zendejas / July 17, 2013

Free Artist Slide Lecture: Rodrigo Lara Zendejas / July 17, 2013 Rodrigo Lara Zendejas received his BFA from the Instituto Allende, in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, and his MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He has exhibited extensively in Mexico, the US, Canada, Europe and China. He has been a teaching assistant at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and has taught workshops both in Mexico and the US. His work has been featured in Ceramics Monthly and Ceramics Art...

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Free Artist Slide Lecture: Steven Hill / July 31, 2013

Free Artist Slide Lecture: Steven Hill / July 31, 2013

Free Artist Slide Lecture: Steven Hill / July 31, 2013 Steven Hill received his BFA from Kansas State University, and has been a studio potter since 1975. In 1998 Steven co-founded Red Star Studios Ceramic Center in Kansas City, MO, and went on to co-found Center Street Clay in Sandwich, IL in 2006. He has exhibited nationally, and his work has been featured in numerous books and ceramics publications, including Ceramics Monthly, Pottery Making Illustrated and Studio Potter. He has taught...

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Luminous Acrylic: A Five Day Painting Workshop, July 15-19, 2013

Luminous Acrylic: A Five Day Painting Workshop, July 15-19, 2013

Luminous Acrylic: A Five Day Painting Workshop, July 15-19, 2013 Paint with eye-catching special effects such as acrylic on gold leaf and pouring media to create reflective surfaces. Obtain interesting sheens like the waxy veiled look of encaustic painting (but with acrylic). Explore an array of new specialty paints including the color-flip of interference and reflective layering. Create unusual drawing and painting surfaces with metallic pigments. Each participant receives free Golden product...

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Lost Wax Kilncast Glass / July 17-21, 2013

Lost Wax Kilncast Glass / July 17-21, 2013

Lost Wax Kilncast Glass / July 17-21, 2013 In this class you will learn how to make fully sculptural cast glass objects using the lost wax process. Steps in the process include creating a refractory mold around a wax model, steaming out the wax, calculating the amount of glass needed to fill the mold, curing the mold, and firing the work in the kiln. You will complete this process twice: first with a wax model we provide and then with a wax model you will build in class. Finishing methods will...

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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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Intro and More about Encaustic Painting / July 12-15,2013

Intro and More about Encaustic Painting / July 12-15,2013

Intro and More about Encaustic Painting / July 12-15,2013 The workshop will be an introduction, if you haven’t done encaustic before, or you need a refresher on basic techniques. For more advanced encaustic painters, it will be an opportunity to enhance your work with a variety of new techniques. Individual instruction and criticism will help you move your encaustic painting to a new level. The workshop will cover all the basics, including information about how to make paint, about the...

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Santa Fe Creativity Workshops with Shirley Crow

Santa Fe Creativity Workshops with Shirley Crow

Santa Fe Creativity Workshops with Shirley Crow, June 5, 12, 19, 20, 26, 27, 2013 Create your own original small painting and interpret your visit to Santa Fe with award-winning artist Shirley Crow. Play with techniques she uses in her studio, which is in the historic village of Tesuque only a few minutes from Santa Fe, off scenic Bishop’s Lodge Road. Explore your creativity in an ideal setting —a contemporary house and garden specializing in grasses, and a roomy, light-filled studio looking...

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Intro to Rug Weaving with Jason Collingwood / July 15-17, 2013

Intro to Rug Weaving with Jason Collingwood / July 15-17, 2013

Intro to Rug Weaving with Jason Collingwood / July 15 – 17, 2013 Calling all weavers – it’s time to venture into the world of rugs! Jason’s depth of rug weaving knowledge promises a thrilling experience for weavers of all levels. Students will learn how to make a strong serviceable rug with plain weave, an excellent structure for rugs. Designs will begin with weaving stripes and spots using two colors, including how to overcome the selvage problems inherent in each different design....

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Reiki Master Class / June 22-24, 2013

Reiki Master Class / June 22-24, 2013

Reiki Master Class / June 22-24, 2013 Enjoy Santa Fe while you finish your training to become a Reiki Master. We spend Sat & Sun in and around Santa Fe learning advanced Reiki techniques, visiting vortex sites, labyrinths, and other energy sites. On Monday we go to Ojo Caliente to received final attunements on the mesa and in the mineral springs. Cost: $700, or $650 if paid by 5/30 When: June 22-24, 2013 Time: 10-4 on weekend, 9 – 6 Monday Max. Attendees: 6 Phone: 505 466-3040...

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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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Free Artist Slide Lecture: Hayne Bayless / July 3, 2013

Free Artist Slide Lecture: Hayne Bayless / July 3, 2013

Free Artist Slide Lecture: Hayne Bayless / July 3, 2013 Hayne Bayless is a studio potter living in Ivoryton, CT. In college he managed to avoid all academic art. Twenty years ago he quit a perfectly good job as a newspaper editor to make pots. He has exhibited at the Smithsonian Craft Show and the Minnesota Potters Tour for many years. He exhibits and teaches extensively in major US galleries and workshop venues, and has been awarded three residencies at Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts...

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Collected Images: Explore Santa Fe / August 1-5, 2013

Collected Images: Explore Santa Fe / August 1-5, 2013

Collected Images: Explore Santa Fe, August 1-5, 2013 Explore the vibrant and arts-rich city of Santa Fe! Bullseye is excited to offer a limited number of spaces in Collected Images: Explore Santa Fe, our first creative vacation package. This unique five-day experience combines the many pleasures of this historic city – a popular destination renowned for its world-class museums, galleries, entertainment, and food – with the chance to expand your creative horizons. You’ll soak up the...

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More About Encaustic Painting: Going a Little Larger / July 12-15, 2013

More About Encaustic Painting: Going a Little Larger / July 12-15, 2013

More About Encaustic Painting: Going a Little Larger (Combined with Intro to Encaustic) / July 12-15, 2013 Open to beginners as well as more advanced encaustic artists, this four-day workshop will take you from a small panel to an intermediate size (up to 20″). We will cover, or review, all the basics, as well as discussing when it is appropriate and important to take your work both to a larger size and to a more conceptually considered state–the why of what you do, as well as the...

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Desert Waters: A Painting With Paper Workshop / July 11-13, 2013

Desert Waters: A Painting With Paper Workshop / July 11-13, 2013

Desert Waters: A Painting With Paper Workshop / July 11 – 13, 2013 There is a magical quality to water in the desert and we have several of these oases a short journey from Santa Fe.  The Chama and Pecos rivers, Abiquiu Lake, the Rio Grande, Bosque del Apache and Elephant Butte provide excellent opportunities for painters to capture the magic of water in the desert.  In this 3-day intensive workshop we’ll explore the expressive possibilities of abstract desert landscapes while...

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Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / June 22, 2013

Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / June 22, 2013

Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / June 22, 2013 Reconnect to your vitality and your heart! This one day intuitive painting workshop is intended to free you up from the obligations of life and open you to the magic and depth of creative play–a great elixir for the hidden or “stuck” artist within. Painting with a small group with acrylic paint, large scale, we gather In Julie’s beautiful art studio on Upper Canyon Road. No art experience needed! Testimonial:...

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Reiki for Hospice / June 17th, 2013

Reiki for Hospice / June 17th, 2013

Reiki for Hospice / June 17th, 2013 Reiki at the End of Life is for anyone who already is trained in Reiki and would like to know more about using Reiki techniques either in hospice or when caring for a loved one who is nearing end of life. I have developed a system of journeying with clients to help them feel “connected” to their loved ones even when unconscious. Cost: $150 When: Mon, June 17th, 2013 Time: 12:00 – 4:00pm Max. Attendees: 10 Phone: 505 466-3040 Where: Wendy...

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Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / July 13, 2013

Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / July 13, 2013

Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / July 13, 2013 It’s amazing what happens when we trust ourselves, when we trust our inner inklings, without any knowledge or preconception of what we’re going to do. We pick up color and we paint. In this intuitive painting experience you will see your spontaneity, your colors, take shape and become something. It probably won’t be what you “think” it will be, but something will happen. And that something has to do with soul,...

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A New Conversation: White Magic New Beginnings / June 26, 2013

A New Conversation: White Magic New Beginnings / June 26, 2013

A New Conversation: White Magic New Beginnings / June 26, 2013 JUNE 26 6:15 – 9pm White Magic – New Beginnings© While in a dream-like state of mind, you embark on a powerful, quiet, soulful journey that allows you to meet with the spiritual consciousness of your Higher-Self and others you meet while walking on your Spiritual Path. This experience empowers you by helping you clarify and prioritize your goals and dreams. You gain a renewed sense of purpose and direction from the...

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Indian Street Food Meets Bollywood / June 22, 2013

Indian Street Food Meets Bollywood / June 22, 2013

Indian Street Food Meets Bollywood / June 22, 2013 In India, a fun-filled Bollywood movie, with its buffet of melodrama, humor, romance, action and song is known as a Masaala film. Masaala is also a term used in the kitchen for a mixture of different spices cooked together. Chef Shibana Singh brings the notes of the sitar and beats of the tabla mixed with aromas and tastes that will tantalize the taste buds and the soul. Hands-on, includes lunch. Vegetarian. Chef Shibana’s Bio: Shibana...

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Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / July 26, 2013

Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / July 26, 2013

Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / July 26, 2013 Paint Big, Live Big! As we say “Yes!” to painting without “knowing” what we are going to paint, we say yes to the mysterious luminosity of who we truly are. It is amazing what happens in these intuitive painting workshops. Artists feeling stuck find themselves reigniting their passion for creativity; Beginners with no painting experience connect with their inner artist, their creative voices. This is a playful...

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Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / August 24, 2013

Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / August 24, 2013

Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / August 24, 2013 Intuitive painting will allow you to experience your life in the flow! We will be painting big, with colorful acrylics without any preconceptions or technical concerns. Inspired by selected poetry and music, we will see what happens when we get out of the way of our natural spontaneity and creative selves. You will be surprised at what you paint! No art experience necessary. Testimonial: “Julie Claire is a gifted guide who took me...

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Free Artist Slide Lecture: David Hicks / July 24, 2013

Free Artist Slide Lecture: David Hicks / July 24, 2013

Free Artist Slide Lecture: David Hicks / July 24, 2013 Born and raised in the central valley of California, David Hicks’ work references the agricultural environment surrounding his home. He received his BFA from California State University Long Beach and his MFA from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University. He has exhibited nationally, and his work is included in many private and museum collections, including ASU Art Museum, AMOCA, and the Museum of Contemporary Ceramic...

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Review Santa Fe: Portfolio Viewing / June 7, 2013

Review Santa Fe: Portfolio Viewing / June 7, 2013

Review Santa Fe: Portfolio Viewing / June 7, 2013 A free, public event hosted as part of Review Santa Fe, the premier portfolio review event in the U.S. All 100 photographers open their portfolios to the public in a unique expo/exhibition-style format for a lively evening of face-to-face interactions with the artists. The Portfolio Viewing provides collectors and photo lovers with a rare opportunity to connect with some of the best photographers from around the globe covering today’s important...

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Free Artist Slide Lecture: Linda Cordell / June 19, 2013

Free Artist Slide Lecture: Linda Cordell / June 19, 2013

Free Artist Slide Lecture: Linda Cordell / June 19, 2013 Currently teaching at Edinboro University of PA, Linda Cordell received her BFA from Alfred University, and MFA from Louisiana State University. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, most notably in the Cheongju International Craft Biennale at the National Cheongju Museum, Korea, and the Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY. She has been an Artist-in-Residence at the Clay Studio in Philadelphia and the John Michael...

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Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / August 30, 2013

Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / August 30, 2013

Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / August 30, 2013 Painting large scale using basic brushes and acrylic paints, the transformative experiences in this intuitive painting workshop help women and men find freedom from the inner critic, learn to trust their inner voice and renew their playful spirit. This happens in sacred space and invites a practice of letting go of the need to make something happen, the need to be in control. This is a great way to get creatively “unstuck” or...

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Photo Encaustic Workshop / June 5, 2013

Photo Encaustic Workshop / June 5, 2013

Photo Encaustic Workshop, June 5, 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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Review Santa Fe: Contemporary Photographic Practice Seminar / June 9, 2013

Review Santa Fe: Contemporary Photographic Practice Seminar / June 9, 2013

Review Santa Fe: Contemporary Photographic Practice Seminar / June 9, 2013 A seminar discussing contemporary photographic practice as part of Review Santa Fe, the premier portfolio viewing event in the U.S. Topics include How to Sustain a Long Career and New Methods for Engaging Audiences. Distinguished guest and Guggenheim Fellow, John Gossage, will present his work followed by a panel discussion with NPR Senior Multimedia Producer, Keith Jenkins; Daylight Magazine & Books Director...

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2013 Plein Air Santa Fe Annual Paintout and Exhibit / June 21 – July 7, 2013

2013 Plein Air Santa Fe Annual Paintout and Exhibit / June 21 – July 7, 2013

2013 Plein Air Santa Fe Annual Paintout and Exhibit / June 21 – July 7, 2013 2013 Plein Air Santa Fe Exhibit Sponsored by PAPNM Gary Kim Fine Art Gallery 228 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe Two paintings from each of 45 juried members will be exhibited during this two week show. The paintings will represent work done during the paint-out held from June 16-20. Opening Reception: Friday, June 21, 2013, 5:00-7:00 PM, Gary Kim Fine Art Gallery, 228 Old Santa Fe Trail. Artists’ preview 4:00-5:00...

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Raku Firing and Wheel Throwing with Kellogg Johnson / Starts June 1, 2013

Raku Firing and Wheel Throwing with Kellogg Johnson / Starts June 1, 2013

Raku Firing and Wheel Throwing with Kellogg Johnson, June 1 – July 13, 2013 The Japanese believe ceramic holds the life-force because it contains the four elements; earth, air, water, and fire. Raku was discovered in the 16th century as the result of an impatient emperor needing ceramic tile for his roof completed by a certain date. The process was later adopted by and developed for the tea ceremony and today we find the process being used in every way imaginable in the ceramic art...

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A New Conversation ®: 1-Day Personal Growth Workshop / June 15, 2013

A New Conversation ®: 1-Day Personal Growth Workshop / June 15, 2013

A New Conversation ®: 1-Day Personal Growth Workshop, June 15, 2013 A New Conversation Workshop® are a unique series of personal growth workshops. This 1-Day Intensive workshop is packed full of activities that invite you to hold “A New Conversation” with yourself by going deeply within. You’ll gain a deeper understanding of your true-self, your personal needs, goals and spiritual sense of place in the world to live your life to the fullest. You will be inspired by...

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Wheel Throwing with Sean Fairbridge / Starts May 30, 2013

Wheel Throwing with Sean Fairbridge / Starts May 30, 2013

Wheel Throwing with Sean Fairbridge, May 30 – July 11, 2013 This weekly wheel throwing class will concentrate on the basics of the craft for beginners as well as for those with experience who want to improve their skills. Fundamentals of throwing, trimming and glazing techniques will be taught for many functional forms including bowls, plates, mugs and pitchers. Demonstrations and technical information are provided with attention to individual needs. The classes allows students to work...

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Harnessing Flow / Starts July 5, 2013

Harnessing Flow / Starts July 5, 2013

Harnessing Flow, July 5-6 & 8, 2013 Explore the principles of glass flow, deformation, and displacement and learn to make work that captures a sense of movement within. The process will involve learning kilnforming basics, doing volume calculations, working with dams and refractory materials, and designing firing schedules. Basic coldworking methods will also be covered. As a student, you will make three finished pieces and leave the class with enough information to keep experimenting in...

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Kiln-Glass Components for Jewelry and Wearables / August 22-25, 2013

Kiln-Glass Components for Jewelry and Wearables / August 22-25, 2013

Kiln-Glass Components for Jewelry and Wearables / August 22-25, 2013 Kiln-glass is frequently used in jewelry, but the emphasis is often on quantity rather than quality. In this class you will learn to distinguish your work through thoughtful design, careful studio practices, multiple firings, coldworking methods and, ultimately, good craftsmanship. Instruction will cover creating jewelry elements for a variety of forms, functions and styles. Samples of and discussions about using kilnformed...

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Free Artist Slide Lecture: Thaddeus Erdahl / August 14, 2013

Free Artist Slide Lecture: Thaddeus Erdahl / August 14, 2013

Free Artist Slide Lecture: Thaddeus Erdahl / August 14, 2013 Thaddeus Erdahl received his BFA from University of Northern Iowa, and MFA in Ceramics from the University of Florida, where he was a University of Florida Alumni Fellowship recipient. He was as an Artist-in-Resident at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, and briefly acted as their Program Manager. He recently completed a 5-month ceramics sabbatical replacement at the University of Northern Iowa, and was award a one month...

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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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Free Artist Slide Lecture: Jason Bige Burnett / July 10, 2013

Free Artist Slide Lecture: Jason Bige Burnett / July 10, 2013

Free Artist Slide Lecture: Jason Bige Burnett / July 10, 2013 Jason Bige Burnett graduated from Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, KY with a BFA in ceramics and BA’s in both printmaking and graphic design. He then continued his education at Penland School of Crafts in North Carolina as a core fellowship student for two years. He has exhibited nationally, been featured in Ceramics Monthly and Pottery Making Illustrated, and has taught numerous workshops. Currently, he is an...

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Handbuilding in Clay with Troy Meek / Starts June 1, 2013

Handbuilding in Clay with Troy Meek / Starts June 1, 2013

Handbuilding in Clay with Troy Meek / Starts June 1, 2013 This weekly handbuilding class focuses on development and refinement of a variety of hand forming clay skills. Basic construction techniques, surface treatments and glazing are covered. Demonstrations and individual attention from the instructor allow students to pursue their own directions. Cost: $240 plus tax When: Saturdays, June 1 – July 13, 2013 Time: 1:30 – 4:30 pm Where: Santa Fe Clay, 545 Camino de la Familia, Santa...

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Hip to be Square: Graphic Coasters / August 14, 2013

Hip to be Square: Graphic Coasters / August 14, 2013

Hip to be Square: Graphic Coasters, August 14, 2013 Create a set of landing pads for your favorite beverage. You’ll also learn about the powder printing technique, a screen printing method that uses dry glass powder to create images with rich textures and colors on glass. Working with a selection of Bullseye sheet glass colors and screens prepared with a wide range of images, you’ll make art you can drink on: four 4”-square glass coasters that your guests will want to steal. No...

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Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / June 8, 2013

Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / June 8, 2013

Intuitive Painting with Julie Claire / June 8, 2013 This intuitive painting workshops is a free form, soulful exploration of our natural creativity and intuitive self. I call this process: Paint Big, Live Big! In a world of doing and figuring things out, it can be inspiring – life changing even – to take time to connect with what matters most in our lives and let the joy of our hearts spill into the whole of our lives. Join us as we playfully paint large scale acrylicsfrom...

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First Glass Fusing Class / August 17, 2013

First Glass Fusing Class /  August 17, 2013

First Glass Fusing Class /  August 17, 2013 In this 2.5-hour class, you will be introduced to many fundamental concepts related to creating glass objects in the kiln. You will make an 8″ x 8″ fused and slumped plate, enjoying a wide range of glasses to choose from. 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 continue working in Bullseye’s Open Studio sessions. No experience with glass...

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Color Therapy for Your Garden / June 8, 2013

Color Therapy for Your Garden / June 8, 2013

Color Therapy for Your Garden / June 8, 2013 Learn the powerful benefits of using specific colors in the landscape. Discover how color influences our frame of mind and well-being. Re-discover the color wheel and learn to custom blend mood enhancing planting schemes. Color therapy has been used for thousands of years as an effective approach to self healing with the intent to restore harmony and awaken our inner being. Colors have the potential to deeply affect our mood, and have been...

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