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Painting: Exploring Acrylics

Jewelry Rock Painting

Lapidary Classes at Dogwood Pavilion Lapidary Classes: Introductory

Lapidary is the art of forming stones and minerals into decorative items. Five classes will give you a basic foundation in the cutting and polishing of semiprecious materials. Additional $10 fee payable to instructor at the first class to cover costs of materials. Alternative times may be available; inquire in the lapidary shop. 584165 584166 584164 584167 584168

Tu W W W W

Jan 10 – Feb 7 Jan 11 – Feb 8 Jan 11 – Feb 8 Feb 15 – Mar 15 Feb 15 – Mar 15

6:30 – 8:30 p.m. 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.

$26.25 $26.25 $26.25 $26.25 $26.25

Beaded Bezel Make a beaded bezel for your cabochon. Free form or template style. Bring your own rock. Wire and beads are a cost of $5 payable to the instructor. 583976 Tu Feb 28

12:30 – 2:30 p.m.

$7.75

Introduction to Silversmithing Two introductory silversmithing classes will get you started making either a ring or a bezel. A stone is needed for the bezel class. Additional fee payable to instructor to cover the cost of the silver. Alternative times may be available; inquire in the lapidary shop. Bezel 583972 Tu Feb 21 – Feb 28 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. 583974 Tu Mar 21 – Mar 28 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

$15.45 $15.45

Ring 583973 Tu Feb 7 – Feb 14 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. 583975 Tu Mar 7 – Mar 14 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

$15.45 $15.45

Paint a picture on one of your stones for a unique piece of jewelry. See samples in the lapidary display case. Instructor will supply paints. Small fee payable to instructor for supplies. 583980 Tu Feb 14

12:30 – 2:30 p.m.

$7.75

Knitted Wire Create earrings or pendant with a size 0 or smaller knitting needle. Bring your own 26 gauge craft wire (round) and knitting needles. Pattern supplied. 583977 Tu Feb 21

12:30 – 2:30 p.m.

$7.75

Rock Houses Create miniature rock houses in the lapidary room. See sample in display case. All supplies included. Small supply fee to be paid to instructor. 583983 Tu Mar 21 583984 Tu Mar 28

12:30 – 2:30 p.m. 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.

$7.75 $7.75

Sun Catcher Using recycled glass, learn how to make a sun catcher for your window. All supplies included. Small supply fee to be paid to instructor. 583981 Tu Mar 7 583982 Tu Mar 14

12:30 – 2:30 p.m. 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.

$7.75 $7.75

Wire Wrapping Basics Learn the art of wire wrapping. The lapidary room hosts an introductory wire wrapping class and subsequent drop-in sessions on Tuesday afternoons. Cost is $7.75 payable to the instructor for the intro class and $2 for each drop-in after. 583979 Tu Feb 7 – May 16 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.

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Designed to accommodate individual levels and interests, the emphasis is on colour mixing, transparent versus opaque qualities, and the versatility of acrylic paint. Demonstrations and oneon-one instructions. Instructor: Eileen Harder 583478 M Jan 9 – Mar 20 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. $89.00 580799 M Jan 9 – Mar 20 12:30 – 3 p.m. $89.00

Painting: Impressionist Oil Workshop Learn to paint landscapes with thick oil paint. Learn colour mixing, brush work, blending, light, and shadow all in the style of Vangogh. Supplies not included. No experience required. 584755 Th Jan 19

7 – 9:15 p.m.

$22.00

Painting: Intermediate Acrylics Continue to develop your acrylic painting skills. Landscapes and still life will be the focus. Explore advanced brush techniques and the technique of 'glazing' will be introduced. Instructor: Tammy Pilon 584172 Th Jan 12 – Feb 16 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

$88.20

Painting: Intermediate Acrylics Learn to use the brush, color mixing, color theory, preparing the canvas, composition, the greyscale and capturing the light in a fun low pressure environment. Painting experience is required. 581117 Tu Jan 10 – Mar 14

9 – 11:30 a.m. $89.00

Painting: Oil Beginner Learn about canvas choice and preparation, materials selection, and the laying of burnt umber. Also covers the alla prima (wet-on-wet) technique. All participants will progressively move on to the next level during this course. Instructor: Mark Pytlos. 581477 W Jan 18 – Feb 15

6:30 – 8:30 p.m. $52.30

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