Friday, February 25, 2011

Soul House Assemblage Workshop

Saturday March 5th
at Artists' Mediums
(Deadline for sign-ups is Wed. March 2nd)
$60 per student

Explore your imagination to bring out the story from your unique collection of old meaningful things. In this workshop you will be working with a wooden birdhouse as your starting point to build your shrine. Lorraine will guide you as create, helping you to bring your tale to life in 3D without fear or self-doubt.

Learn to be creatively brave in this process-oriented approach

to creating altered art!

Call (800) 255-1290 to sign up by phone, or drop in before March 2nd

More examples are at:

This link is for Lorraine's give-away promotion for one of her finished pieces, the deadline for that is coming up quick: February 28th 2011

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Painting with Oil Paintstiks

Saturday February 26th 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Painting with Oil Paintstiks with Kristin Richland

Shiva Oil Paintstiks are suitable for both traditional oil painting and decorative arts, and a great paint option if you are travelling. Come learn how to apply them on your next painting or creative project, be it fabric, wood, paper, or canvas.

Friday, February 4, 2011

Make & Take Valentines!

MAKE AND TAKE: is a new Activity/Event for the store, we hope you enjoy these offerings! For a three day period and a minimal fee (per day) you’ll have access to selected materials and finished samples to reference as you complete your creation. We are keeping the fees low as these projects are self guided, although our artists/ employees would be willing to offer tips & suggestions if desired. Lots of fun supplies will be on hand. Our first Make and Take will be:

Thursday, Feb. 10th, Friday, Feb. 11th, and Saturday, Feb. 12th
Blank Greeting Cards and envelopes, a huge variety of fancy & handmade papers, as well as scissors, glue and more will help you create a wonderful homemade card for a loved one. The fee is $5.00 per person. (maximum 3 cards)