Visual Arts Workshops and One-Day Events

Winter Visual Arts Workshops

Wet Felting
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
March 1, 5-6 p.m.
$15 class fee, $8 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
We’ll needle felt material onto a bar of soap, creating a colorful, ready-to-use body scrub — just add water!
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Painting with Needle Felting
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
March 1, 6:15-7:15 p.m.
$20 class fee, $8 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
Needle felt an icy winter scene mounted in an embroidery hoop.
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Needle Felted Bluebird
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
March 8, 5-6 p.m.
$15 class fee, $8 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
Needle felt a vibrant 3D bluebird.
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Needle Felted Lighthouse
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
March 8, 6:15-7:15 p.m.
$15 class fee, $5 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
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Chalk Pastel: “Reflections”
for adults
with Mary Underwood
March 11, 3-5 p.m.
$27 class fee, $ 7 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
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Dragon Eye Drawing (available in-person or virtual)
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson Brotz
March 15, 4-5 p.m.
$10 class fee, $7 materials fee
(No materials fee for virtual students)
Maximum of 6 in-person students
Use colored pencils to create a detailed close-up drawing of a dragon eye. (Materials needed for virtual students: white paper, pencil, eraser, Sharpie, colored pencils)
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Mini Fairy House
for all ages
with Nancy Nelkson-Brotz
March 22, 4-5 p.m.
$15 class fee, $8 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students

Create a tiny, colorful fairy house out of polymer clay.
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Chalk Pastel: “Old Barn at Sunrise”
for adults
with Mary Underwood
March 25, 3-5 p.m.
$27 class fee, $ 7 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
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Needle Felted Easter Eggs
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
March 29, 6:15-7:15 p.m.
$18 class fee, $10 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
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Rainbow Oil Pastel (available in-person and virtual)
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
April 5, 4-5 p.m.
$10 class fee, $3 materials fee
(No materials fee for virtual students)
Maximum of 6 in-person students
Use oil pastels to create a vibrant picture celebrating National Rainbow Day. (Materials list for virtual students: oil pastels in white, red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, watercolors, paintbrushes, water, heavy white paper)
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Chalk Pastel Subject TBD
for adults
with Mary Underwood
April 8, 3-5 p.m.
$27 class fee, $ 7 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students

Spring Zentangle I
for ages 10 & up, adults
with Lisa Ruschman
April 8, 6-8 p.m.
$30 class fee, $10 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
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World Art Day (available in-person and virtual)
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
April 12, 4-5 p.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee
(No materials fee for virtual students)
Maximum of 6 in-person students

Create mixed-media artwork of koi. (Materials list for virtual students: heavy white paper, pencil, eraser, Sharpie, watercolor paints, blue chalk pastel)
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Haiku Day Watercolor (available in-person and virtual)
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
April 19, 4-5 p.m.
$10 class fee, $3 materials fee
(No materials fee for virtual training)
Maximum of 6 in-person students
Compose a haiku poem (or find one you like) and paint a picture based on it. (Materials for virtual students: watercolor paper, watercolors, straw, paintbrush, pencil, eraser, scrap paper, Sharpie)
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Needle Felted Rabbit
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
April 20, 7-8:30 p.m.
$20 class fee, $8 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
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Chalk Pastel Subject TBD
for adults
with Mary Underwood
April 22, 3-5 p.m.
$27 class fee, $ 7 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students

Earth Day Painting (available in-person or virtual)
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
April 26, 4-5 p.m.
$10 class fee, $3 materials fee
(No materials fee for virtual students)
Maximum of 6 in-person students
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Arbor Day Collage (available in-person or virtual)
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
April 26, 5-6 p.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee
(No materials fee for virtual students)
Maximum of 6 in-person students
Create a leafy collage to celebrate the trees for Arbor Day!
(Materials list for virtual students: white paper, scissors, glue stick or white school glue, pencil, eraser, old magazines, brown paper)
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Needle Felted Field of Lavender
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
April 27, 7-8 p.m.
$15 class fee, $8 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
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DIY Kaleidoscope
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
May 3, 4-5 p.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
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Upcycled Cigar Box Purse
for teens/adults
with Nancy-Nelson Brotz
May 3, 5-7 p.m.
$40 class fee, $15 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
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Star Wars Day R2-D2 Painting (available in-person or virtual)
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
May 4, 7-8 p.m.
$10 class fee, $3 materials fee
Maximum of 6 in-person students
May the Fourth be with you! (Materials list for virtual students: 8×10 canvas, acrylic paint in black, white, purple, red, yellow, blue, paintbrushes, water, rags)
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Cinco de Mayo Painting (available in-person and virtual)
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
May 5, 5-6 p.m.
$10 class fee, $3 materials fee
(No materials fee for virtual students)
Maximum of 6 in-person students
Paint a sugar skull in bright acrylics! (Materials list for virtual students: 8×10 canvas, acrylic paint in black, white, purple, green, blue, pink, orange, brushes, water, rags)
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Chalk Pastel Subject TBD
for adults
with Mary Underwood
May 6, 3-5 p.m.
$27 class fee, $7 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students

Ceramic Toad Abode
for ages 10 & up, adults
with Sandy Rill
May 7, 10 a.m. – noon
$20 class fee, $7 materials fee
Maximum of 4 students
Build a tiny shelter out of clay for your garden toads! Toads are beneficial critters that eat slugs and insects considered pests to gardens; a single adult toad can consume an estimated 10,000 insects over the course of one summer. Show your toads some love with these whimsical little houses.
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World Collage Day (available in-person or virtual)
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
May 10, 4-5 p.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee
(No materials fee for virtual students)
Maximum of 6 in-person students
Create a vibrant mixed media collage. (Materials needed for virtual students: oil pastels, white paper, old magazines or newspaper, glue stick, white school glue, or modge podge.)
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Harry Potter Canvas (available in-person and virtual)
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
May 10, 5-6 p.m.
$10 class fee, $3 materials fee
(No materials fee for virtual students)
Maximum of 6 in-person students
Materials list for virtual students: 8″x10″ canvas, acrylic paint (black, off-white or cream, red, yellow), brushes, water, rag, Sharpie
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Needle Felted Chicken
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
May 11, 6:15-7:15 p.m.
$18 class fee, $10 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
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Spring Zentangle II
for ages 10 & up, adults
with Lisa Ruschman
May 13, 6-8 p.m.
$30 class fee, $10 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
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Shibori
for teens & adults
with Sandy Shelenberger
May 15, 10 a.m.-noon
$40 class fee, $10 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
This Japanese art form uses indigo dye to create beautiful, unique patterns on cloth — no two pieces are ever alike.
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Dragonfly Wine Glasses
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
May 17, 5-6 p.m.
$20 glass fee, $8 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
Paint a pair of dragonfly wine glasses.
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Chalk Pastel Subject TBD
for adults
with Mary Underwood
May 20, 3-5 p.m.
$27 class fee, $ 7 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students

Mosaic Stepping Stone
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
May 22, 9-10 a.m.
$15 class fee, $10 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
Create a unique stepping stone for your garden made from shards of broken pottery and glass nuggets.

Mosaic Mushrooms
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
3 weeks: May 22, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
May 29, 10:30 a.m.-noon
June 5, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
$45 class fee, $10 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
Week 1, we’ll create our cement shape; week 2, we’ll learn to cut glass and use adhesive; week 3, we’ll grout.

Mosaic Rocks
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson Brotz
2 weeks: May 29, 9-10 a.m.
June 5, 9-10 a.m.
$15 class fee, $10 materials fee
Maximum of 6 students
Week 1, we’ll learn to cut glass and use adhesive; week 2, we’ll grout.