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Mixed Media

Advanced Vivid Ink Pendants

Using alcohol inks we will further explore the Vivid Ink Pendant limits with sharpies, colored pencils, and embossing powers. This is an Intermediate class but first time attendees are welcome. You will leave with several pendantst!

All Levels. 

Dates & Times

March 21, Wednesday 6-9 pm
Ages: 16 & up
Instructor: Jennifer MacLean
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

Cold Wax & Oil

Learn the magic of working with cold wax & oil paints - - when these mediums are put together, alchemy happens! Become versed in using elements of color and shape to make a vibrant and dynamic painting.

All levels

Dates & Times

March 14, Wednesday 6-9 pm
Ages: 18 & up
Instructor: Jennifer MacLean
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

Collage & Wax on Wood Panels Workshop

First we'll create some fun collage techniques on thick long boards and then put a silky coating of encaustic medium over and then add more dimension and shine! These can also be more personal if you choose to bring your own mementos or photocopies of photos, (not required though) these also can be inspiration boards!

All Levels

Note: This day and time are different than those listed in the catalog.

Dates & Times

January 21, Sunday 1-3:30 pm
Ages: Adult - 18+
Instructor: Jackie Cort
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

Drawing on Glass - Botanicals

Working with your drawing on paper or templates provided by instructor, you will draw your botanical designs on clear glass using paints that can be fired in the kiln.

The pieces will be fired by the instructor in her Ballard studio and will be available within the week.

Dates & Times

February 4, Sunday 1-4 pm
Ages: 16 & up
Instructor: Joan Bazaz
Location: Schack Art Center, Flame & Kiln Studio

For the Love of Encaustic Workshop

Come and learn or come enjoy free play with all supplies - your choice! You will create 4 paintings on wood for yourself or to give as a gifts!

All Levels

All supplies provided.

Dates & Times

February 3, Friday 11 am-2 pm
Ages: Adult - 18+
Instructor: Jackie Cort
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

Healing Through Art

Art is known for being relaxing, releasing and rejuvenating. No drawing experience needed for this class, it is about the individual transformation of the student.

All levels.

Dates & Times

February 17, Saturday 1-3 pm
Ages: 16 & up
Instructor: Amanda Stovall
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

Intro to Leatherwork: The Perfect Little Clutch

In this class you will learn about the art of working with leather. All while making a sweet little clutch.

When do you hand sew, when do you use a machine? When do you glue and finish edges? What is "hardware" and when/why do you use it? We can answer those questions and much more! In this class we will go over the basics of hand working leather. We will be going old school and learning the beautiful art of hand sewing leather. No machine required! Design your own clutch and personalize the closure and details.

Dates & Times

#1: February 21, Wednesday 1-5 pm
Ages: Adult - 18+
Instructor: Deb Shannon
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

#2: March 21, Wednesday 1-5 pm
Ages: Adult - 18+
Instructor: Deb Shannon
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

Juicy Affirmation Cards

This class is about having fun, playing with color, and exploring many different mediums. You will leave with 6-8 colorful cards that can be shared, enjoyed or used as miniature journal cards. All supplies will be provided, grab your favorite beverage and adventurous spirit and let's have some fun. This class is fast moving and gratifying!

Dates & Times

March 7, Wednesday 6-9 pm
Ages: 16 & up
Instructor: Jennifer MacLean
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

Print! Paint! Create! Making Your Own Designs

Making our own designs with easy ways to print and create stacks of art to frame or use as cards/ other projects/ journals/jewelry etc/ we will print paper and fabrics,
Lots of surprises in this class, you will have heaps of fun and stacks of treasures! You may bring items to print on if you wish. (Not required though)

All Levels.

Dates & Times

March 10, Saturday 10:30 am-1:30 pm
Ages: Adult - 18+
Instructor: Jackie Cort
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

Surface Design Series: #1 Painting & Bleaching

Students will explore several different mediums including: painting with dyes, painting with fabric paints, using fabric sprays, and augmenting acrylic paints with textile medium for painting upon fabric. Students will also work with discharge paste and bleach. If we have time, we will also experiment with using shaving cream for creating a marbled look on fabric.

Dates & Times

April 7, Saturday 11 am-3 pm
Ages: 16 & up
Instructor: Rebecca Wachtman
Location: Schack Art Center, Painting & Drawing Studio

Surface Design Series: #2 Hand Stitch & Embellishment

This workshop will work with basic stitch/embroidery techniques to create two projects. Students will be embellishing small pieces of fabric which they will use to create a small, wearable pocket/pouch. For the second project, students will create a small cover for a mini art-journal which they will also make in class.

Dates & Times

April 14, Saturday 11 am-3 pm
Ages: 16 & up
Instructor: Rebecca Wachtman
Location: Schack Art Center, Painting & Drawing Studio

Surface Design Series: #4 Printing, Stenciling & Image Transfer

In this workshop, students will be experimenting with a wide variety of surface design techniques including: stamping on fabric with premade stamps, carving simple stamps, eco-printing, mono-printing, using premade stencils, creating stencils, and image transfer.

Beginning

Dates & Times

April 28, Saturday 11 am-4 pm
Ages: 16 & up
Instructor: Rebecca Wachtman
Location: Schack Art Center, Painting & Drawing Studio

Understanding Color - Consecutive Week

Have you ever been frustrated when choosing colors for an art project, sewing project, painting or even deciding what to wear? Does it seem that sometimes you get it and other times you don't? Learning basic color theory will give you the tools, knowledge and understanding to make those choices a whole lot easier and more fun.

Dates & Times

Mar 11-Mar 25, Sundays 1-4 pm
Ages: Adult - 18+
Instructor: Lois Gaylord
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1