Traci will be here from 4:30-7pm on Monday, October 12th. She is going to be hanging out, visiting and painting. Stop by to say hi! Our Free Monday Make & Take (from 3p-7p) will be painting a piece of paper and folding it into a darling mini book. Want to sit and paint for a while? Use some studio time to paint with Traci. Reserve your spot here…seats are limited.
Tuesday 3:30-4:30p: Kid’s Club – Boo! or Fall Banner
Tuesday 6pm: Altered Mirror
This is the last time this year that this class will be offered. Jump on it or order a kit by calling the studio (408.266.1005)
Tuesday 7:30p: Printmaking+Mixed Media – Gelatin Monoprints
Wednesday 10am-2pm: Craft Rave Daytime
Come and spend some time working on whatever project you like. This is self-directed studio time but I’ll be here to help you with any questions you have.
Wednesday 6p: Copper Pumpkin
This makes an awesome holiday decoration for your front door or inside your house. The finished piece measures 12×18. Add your choice of patina finishes. I’ll show you how to use all the 10 Seconds Studio texture tools and plates. You will mount the textured copper piece on to a pre-cut pumpkin shaped board. Add a copper wire hanger and voila! Fall art.
Wednesday 7:30p: Scrapbook Studio
Gwen and I are getting lonely, don’t you want to join us and get some scrapbooking done? Is this not enough time for you? Come as early as you like and simply pay the hourly studio fee. Last week we broke out of the box and painted some scrapbook paper. Check out the results…
Thursday 6p: Charm School – Soldered Charms
This is our basic soldering class but focusing on making charms. Come and learn a new skill, or improve your soldering techniques.
Thursday 7:30p: Image Transfer to Polymer Clay
We’re making polymer clay pendants & tiles with images transfered to the surface.
Friday 6p: Prayer or Wish Journal
Pick out pretty papers, die cut (on our machine) your pages, assemble and you have an 8 tabbed journal for yourself or for a gift. This is a quick and easy project. You may want more than one!
Sunday 12p: Make it Your Style Purse
Linda Lubovich teaches you to make this darling purse.
Sunday 3-5p: FREE Kid’s Mask Making workshop
Dori Duncan, Camp Fashionista, will be on-site offering a free mask making workshop for kids (or kids at heart)
Hope to see you in the studio soon! I totally appreciate your support in helping keep this place open. Thank you for being part of the community.
This week in the studio we have several workshops happening:
Feb 10th (Tuesday at 6:30) is Metal Effects: Do you love the look of the embossed metal projects we’ve been working on? Come in and Make a Heart Sampler using 10 Seconds Studio Metal, tools and plates. The fee is $15 for this 90 minute workshop.
Feb 10th (Tuesday at 8pm) Metal Clay: Find out how ultra easy it is to make your own 99% Silver charms and pendants using Metal Clay (aka. PMC or Precious Metal Clay) You will work from a 20g bag of clay that will yeild from 10-12 pieces of Silver (depending on size of course) We will fire the pieces and have them ready for you by Thursday (just in time for Valentines Day!) Your finished pieces can be turned into earrings, added to chain for a necklace or attached to charm bracelets. Make something truly unique and personal. The fee is $75 for a 90 minute session (this includes your Metal Clay and the Firing fee as well as instruction)
Feb 11th (Wednesday at 7pm) Alphabet Behind Glass: This collage is a substantial piece you can use as a wall hanging or as a tray. Each tile is embellished with 3 letters of the alphabet. Your complete project will include many techniques using the finest of art mediums and craft supplies. The fee is $55 for the 3 hour workshop and includes all materials.
Feb 12th (Thursday at 6:30pm) Collage Unleashed: Using painted papers as our collage fodder, you will create Traci Bautista style collage following techniques found in her book Collage Unleashed. The fee is $25 for this 90 minute workshop and includes all materials and instruction.
Feb 15th (Sunday at 12:30pm) Create Your Best Year: Julie Valentine, Life Coach, will explore the power and magic of vision boards and idea journaling to support you in creating your best year! A vision board is a tool that captures your vision for your life through color, images and words. The fee for this 2 hour workshop is $24 and includes all materials and instruction.
I really can’t explain adequately how excited I am to have Cheryl Darrow of 10 Seconds Studio back in our studio this month! She is such a hoot in person and a wonderfully talented teacher as well.
Here are the 3 classes she is offering on Saturday, January 31st:
Frame it Up at 10am
Wings on my Heart at 2pm
and Bling Rings and Pendant at 7pm
Working with art metal is awesome. You get such a great finished product from relatively little effort. Cheryl makes it simple! We’ll have all the new colors of metal too! Barn Red, Periwinkle and Plum…and the new molding plates!!
Sign ups are happening right now!
Click here for the Frame
Click here for the Heart
Click here for the Rings & Pendant
Space is limited so sign up soon!