Art Classes, Craft Shows, & Events









EVENTS

CRAFT SHOWS & EVENTS

No craft shows or events scheduled at this time.


CLASSES & WORKSHOPS

Here are the art workshops and classes I'm offering this season at The Visual Arts Center of Richmond, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Studio School, and Studio Two Three. Scroll below to find more contact information on each of the venues.

Adults

WINTER 2017

Exploring Color and Pattern with Linocut
6 Thursdays
January 12th - February 23rd (No Class on February 9th)
6:30 - 9 pm
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Register here.


With linocut, you cut the design you’d like to print into a linoleum block to create a relief surface. We’ll begin by cutting background patterns, which we’ll print in various colors and combinations. Then we’ll cut a strong final image to print overtop the patterns. You’ll learn about design, cutting techniques, printing, and paper selection and finish the class with a completed print.

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Try-Your-Hand Workshops: Playful Monotype Printmaking
Saturday, January 21st
1 - 4 pm
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Register here.
Of all the different types of printmaking, monotype is the most spontaneous and perfect for beginners. Through processes such as painting or rolling on inks, cutting paper stencils, and arranging plants and found objects, you can create surprising imagery and color combinations. Come to this workshop with an attitude of playfulness and experimentation and see what you can make!
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Pop-Up Valentine's Cards
Saturday, January 28th
1-4 pm
Studio Two Three


Make a handmade gift that goes beyond the typical Valentine's greeting card. Using cardstock, collage, glue, and paint, participants will create the most delightful three-dimensional cards to give to friends and loved ones. I will demonstrate two paper constructions that work well for diorama-like scenes: make anything that strikes your fancy!

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Printmaking for Everyone
2 DAYS: Saturday, February 4th from 10 am - 4 pm and Sunday, February 5th from 1 - 4 pm
At the Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Register here


You don’t need a printing press to create beautiful prints! Explore printmaking methods you can print by hand. We’ll explore collographs, monoprints and simple relief methods. Plan to walk away with a small set of prints and the skills to do printmaking anywhere.

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Introduction to Children's Book Illustration
2 DAYS: Saturday, February 25th from 10 am - 4 pm, and Sunday, February 26th from 12 - 4 pm
VMFA Studio School, First Floor
Register here: https://vmfa.museum/studio-school/art-classes/painting-drawing/

Through demos, handouts, and short drawing exercises, this workshop covers the most basic and important elements of children’s book illustration. Topics include character design, composition, storytelling, and page layout. Prerequisite: Basic drawing skills

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Introduction to Monotypes [55]

Sat, Mar 25, 10 am–4 pm

VMFA Studio School, 1st floor

Register here: https://vmfa.museum/studio-school/art-classes/printmaking/

Create fun, bold, and spontaneous monotype prints using easy-to-learn stencil techniques that allow for plenty of creativity. Students produce their own prints on the etching press and by hand-transfer methods. Students should bring sketches and cutouts from which to work. Materials will be provided. Prerequisite: basic drawing skills.
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1812 West Main Street, Richmond, VA 23220
(804) 353-0094
You may register for classes online or by phone.

2911-15 Grove Avenue (across from VMFA)
at the corner of Sheppard Street, Richmond, VA 23220
(804) 367-0816
Find detailed registration info here.

Studio Two Three
1617 W. Main St. Richmond, VA 2322
(804) 254-7302
Studio Two Three offers 3-hour Saturday workshops here and 2-3 day workshops here.

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