Art Classes, Craft Shows, & Events










CRAFT SHOWS & EVENTS

Strangeways Brewing Valentine's Day Market
Saturday, February 9th, 2019
12 - 5 pm
at Strangeways Brewing
2277A Dabney Rd
Richmond, VA 23230

FB Event HERE.


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/SPRING 2019

Monotype Artist Books
2 Day Weekend Workshop
Saturday, March 2nd, 10 am - 4 pm
Sunday, March 3rd, 1 - 4 pm
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Register HERE.
Learn to print unique monotype prints on the etching press using found objects and painting with ink. We’ll use these prints as pages for artist books, which are objects of beauty and content. You’ll learn a few simple book binding methods including pamphlets, accordions and folded structures. Finally, we’ll draw, write and/or collage into our books!


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Exploring Color and Pattern with Linocut
6 Thursdays
April 25th - May 30th, 6:30 - 9 pm
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Register HERE.

Learn to carve and print designs into a linoleum block to create a relief surface. We’ll begin by carving background patterns, which we’ll print in various colors and combinations. Then, we’ll carve a strong final image to print overtop the patterns. You’ll learn about design, carving techniques, printing and paper selection and finish the class with several completed prints.

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Make Your Own Fortune Cards
2 Day Weekend Workshop
Saturday, April 11th, 10 am - 4 pm
Sunday, April 12th, 1 - 4 pm
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Explore the evocative imagery of tarot and other divination systems. Drawing from your own imagination and personal imagery, we’ll create a very special deck of handmade cards to be used for self-reflection, inspiration and fortune-telling. You’ll receive guidance on generating your own symbols and working with mixed-media art techniques.


Register HERE.

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Coptic Bound Sketchbook with Rubber-Stamped Covers
2 Day Weekend Workshop
Saturday, June 1st, 10 am - 4 pm
Sunday, June 2nd, 1 - 4 pm
The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
Learn to bind your very own sketchbook, carve rubber stamps and print with them to decorate your covers. Books with coptic binding lay flat, making them marvelous for sketchbooks or journals.

Register HERE.

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The Visual Arts Center of Richmond
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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