Workshop Calendar

Sketching and Painting Santa Fe with Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest / May 3, 2013

Sketching and Painting Santa Fe with Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest / May 3, 2013

Sketching and Painting Santa Fe with Jane Shoenfeld’s Art Adventures in the Southwest / May 3, 2013 Would you like to share memories and celebrate new experiences through art and creativity? Join us and give the gift of art to yourself and to your friends and family. All levels of experience, from total beginner to professional artist, are welcome. We supply the materials, a jump start for first timers and added spark for those with experience. Acclaimed landscape painter and sought after...

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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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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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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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Grids and the Psychologically Significant Photo with Jane Shoenfeld / March 16, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Grids and the Psychologically Significant Photo with Jane Shoenfeld / 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 ——————————————————— Grids and the Psychologically Significant Photo with Jane Shoenfeld / March 16,...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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First Glass Fusing Class with Erik Whittemore @ Bullseye Resource Center / March 16, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

First Glass Fusing Class with Erik Whittemore @ Bullseye Resource Center / 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 ——————————————————— In this 2.5-hour class, you will be introduced to many fundamental concepts...

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Painting with Glass / March 8-11, 2013

Painting with Glass / March 8-11, 2013

While the tradition of painting on glass spans many centuries, only fairly recently have materials and processes been developed (largely at Bullseye) that allow artists to paint with glass. In this class, you will work with colored glass sheets, powders, frits, and stringers to build a palette of techniques that allow a wide range of painterly effects. After working through a series of very specific hands-on exercises, you will make several pieces to further develop your understanding of the...

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First Glass Fusing Class / February 2, 2013

First Glass Fusing Class / February 2, 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 is required for this course, which is...

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Lost Wax Kilncast Glass Demonstration / February 13, 2013

Lost Wax Kilncast Glass Demonstration / February 13, 2013

Lost Wax Kilncast Glass Demonstration / February 13, 2013 See the basic steps involved in creating lost wax kilncast glass, from making the model and duplicating it in wax to building the mold, to loading it with glass and firing it in the kiln. We collaborate with a community of artists around the globe to produce quality art glass and promote quality glass art. Bullseye Glass Company is a manufacturer of colored glass for art and architecture with worldwide distribution and a strong...

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Glass Chile Ristra Workshop / December 22, 2012

Glass Chile Ristra Workshop / December 22, 2012

Join us for two hours and create your own Glass Chile Ristra, enjoy New Mexico chile delights and tour Casa de Vidrio. New Mexico artists use hot glass to sculpt these chile peppers while the glass is over 2,000 degrees. No experience necessary but we do need a minimum of six participants to make this workshop. Two people will create one ristra that is sent to one address. Santa Fe’s House of Glass This workshop will take place in a private contemporary home that is styled after ancient...

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Couture Sewing Details @ Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / December 14-16, 2012

Couture Sewing Details @ Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / December 14-16, 2012

This class focuses on fitting and finishing details, the beautiful difference between off the rack and couture. Some of the things you will learn about are the use of interlining and interfacing, beautiful hems, seam finishes, boning and hand picked zippers. For advanced sewers. Call to reserve your space. When: December 14 -16, 2012 Where: Bacon-Richards Studio / 227 Don Gaspar #28 Santa Fe, NM 87501 Time: 9:00am – 2:00pm Cost: $245.00 + tax Phone: 505-310-2955 Website/Blog Address:...

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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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Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March 24, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March 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 ——————————————————— Handmade paper is an ancient art form. It is the practice of transforming raw...

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Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March 19, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March 19, 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 ——————————————————— Handmade paper is an ancient art form. It is the practice of transforming raw...

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Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March 17, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March 17, 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 ——————————————————— Handmade paper is an ancient art form. It is the practice of transforming raw...

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Welt Pocket Workshop @ Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / December 11, 2012

Welt Pocket Workshop @ Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / December 11, 2012

In this class we will demonstrate single and double welt pockets, and bound button holes. You will also have time to practice and make samples for yourself. For advanced sewers. Class size is limited, please call to reserve your space. When:  December 11, 2012 Where: Bacon-Richards Studio / 227 Don Gaspar #28 Santa Fe, NM 87501 Time:  9:00am – 2:00pm Cost:  $85.00 + tax Phone:  505-310-2955 Website/Blog Address:...

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Create as You Paint Landscape Silhouettes with Linda Storm / March 9, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Create as You Paint Landscape Silhouettes with Linda Storm / March 9, 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 09, 2013 /...

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

Create as You Paint Landscape Silhouettes with Linda Storm / Available 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 ——————————————————— We will paint landscapes with acrylic, iridescent and glow in the dark mediums,...

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Couture Sewing Details @ Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / December 14-16, 2012

Couture Sewing Details @ Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / December 14-16, 2012

This class focuses on fitting and finishing details, the beautiful difference between off the rack and couture. Some of the things you will learn about are the use of interlining and interfacing, beautiful hems, seam finishes, boning and hand picked zippers. For advanced sewers. Call to reserve your space. When: December 14 -16, 2012 Where: Bacon-Richards Studio / 227 Don Gaspar #28 Santa Fe, NM 87501 Time: 9:00am – 2:00pm Cost: $245.00 + tax Phone: 505-310-2955 Website/Blog Address:...

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Grading @ Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / December 5, 2012

Grading @ Santa Fe School of Fashion Design / December 5, 2012

Learn how to proportionally increase or decrease the size of your pattern. This is a hands-on workshop, not a computer class, so it is very useful for designers who want to learn the theory and practice of grading, without needing access to digitizers and large printers. When:  December 5, 2012 Where: Bacon-Richards Studio / 227 Don Gaspar #28 Santa Fe, NM 87501 Time:  10:00am – 2:00pm Cost:  $80.00 + tax Phone:  505-310-2955 Website/Blog Address:...

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Glass Chile Ristra Workshop / December 22, 2012

Glass Chile Ristra Workshop / December 22, 2012

Join us for two hours and create your own Glass Chile Ristra, enjoy New Mexico chile delights and tour Casa de Vidrio. New Mexico artists use hot glass to sculpt these chile peppers while the glass is over 2,000 degrees. No experience necessary but we do need a minimum of six participants to make this workshop. Two people will create one ristra that is sent to one address. Santa Fe’s House of Glass This workshop will take place in a private contemporary home that is styled after ancient...

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

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

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

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Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March 3, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March 3, 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 ——————————————————— Handmade paper is an ancient art form. It is the practice of transforming raw...

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Southwestern Egg Decorating with Artists for Hire / Available Daily / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Southwestern Egg Decorating with Artists for Hire / Available Daily / 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 ——————————————————— Egg decorating, or Pysanky, is an art that is over 4,000 years old. Explore this...

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Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March 5, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March  5, 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 ——————————————————— Handmade paper is an ancient art form. It is the practice of transforming raw...

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Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March 10, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March  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 ——————————————————— Handmade paper is an ancient art form. It is the practice of transforming raw...

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Old Canvases Re-imagined & Reinvented with Mickey Bond / December 10-12, 2012

Old Canvases Re-imagined & Reinvented with Mickey Bond / December 10-12, 2012

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

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Multiple Tabby Weaves with Melodie Usher / February 9-10, 2013

Multiple Tabby Weaves with Melodie Usher / February 9-10, 2013

This workshop explores the seldom used Multiple Tabby Weave structure that creates very complex looking weaves using only four to eight shafts. In this two day round robin workshop you will recreate Dr. Bateman’s samples and in short lectures learn how he manipulated tabby weave structure to create very intricate weaves. Each participant will arrive to class with a pre-warped loom from an assigned draft. Each draft will have several treadling sequences so you will leave this class with many...

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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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Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March 12, 2013 / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Hand Papermaking with Jacqueline Mallegni / March 12, 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 ——————————————————— Handmade paper is an ancient art form. It is the practice of transforming raw...

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Lampwork Glass Beadmaking with Donna Nova / Available Daily / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Lampwork Glass Beadmaking with Donna Nova / Available Daily / 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 ——————————————————— Learn how glass beads are made and spend 2 hours in a lampworking studio learning...

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

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

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

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TRADITIONAL SCRAP DOLLS with Nadina Barnes / November 17, 2012

TRADITIONAL SCRAP DOLLS with Nadina Barnes / November 17, 2012

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

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Intro to Abstract Acrylic Painting with Julianna Poldi / Available Daily / DIY: A Creative Tourism Journey / March 2013

Intro to Abstract Acrylic Painting with Julianna Poldi / Available Daily / 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 ——————————————————— An introduction to new ways of working with acrylics. Students will learn to use...

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

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

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

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