The Art Studio Courses

Summer 2014


Fall 2014


Handmade Greeting Cards

Start a tradition of making cards for special people! Hand-made greeting cards offer you an opportunity to be creative. A personalized card can be used to mark any occasion (birthday, thank you, graduation, holidays etc.) Join instructor Jordenne Ferrington for this fun and creative class. After this two session course you will take home cards and samples to be used on future projects. Materials: Instructor will have paper and additional supplies to make cards. Purchase a materials kit from the instructor for $15.00.

Fee: $20 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-146-C1 | 09/23/14-10/07/14 | J. Ferrington | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Drawing

Study and practice techniques for drawing realistically in a fun, cooperative atmosphere. Using pencil and charcoal, explore portraiture, landscape, and still life. This course is open to all levels of experience from beginning to advanced. (Advanced participants may bring other mediums of their choice.) All participants are asked to bring their own sketchbook. Course includes all basic materials needed for the class. Please contact instructor Jennie Avila at Jennie@JennieAvila.com if you have additional questions.

Fee: $100 Senior Adult Fee: $60 Materials Fee: $11 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-274-C | 09/17/14-10/15/14 | J. Avila | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Paper Bead Jewelry

Discover this popular new jewelry-making method and learn how to turn newspaper, scrapbook paper, or gift wrap into lovely jewelry to wear or give as gifts. Jewelry made from paper beads is becoming very popular because it reuses discarded paper. This basic level class will teach you how to make beads from paper and turn them into necklaces, bracelets, or earrings. In this class, you will learn how to: make paper strips using templates; roll a paper bead using the patented Paper Girl Bead roller; seal and finish the paper beads; and string them into a necklace. At the end of the class, participants will have a completed necklace (and a pair of earrings if time permits) and the know-how to do your own projects. Supplies: Materials include Paper Bead Girl patented paper bead roller, templates, precut paper strips, clasps, crimp beads, beading wire to make a necklace or bracelet. Materials fee $15 paid to instructor at the time of the class.

Fee: $20 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-287-C1 | 09/06/14-09/06/14 | C. Stribling | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Kumihimo

Do you have a beautiful pendant that you want to wear but don't have the right necklace to show it off? Come to this fun class to learn the ancient art of Kumihimo, a form of Japanese braid-making, to make elegant necklaces. Participants will make an 8-strand satin spiral bracelet or necklace and learn techniques for finishing the braid ends as well as attaching end caps. Materials kit includes braiding loom, 8 bobbins, thread/cord, clasp, end caps, and crimp beads. Materials fee of $20 paid to instructor on day of class. Students should bring tape measure, and scissors.

Fee: $15 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-288-D1 | 10/04/14-10/04/14 | C. Stribling | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Kumihimo II

Now that you have successfully completed the basic Kumihimo class or know the basics of Kumihimo braiding, adding beads to your work will further open up the variety of combinations you can use to create beautiful Kumihimo jewelry. You will learn what beads you can use and how to incorporate them into your braid. We will discuss various combinations of beads/fibers and the different techniques that you can use. You will leave with a completed bracelet. Materials: $22.00 for full kit (loom, bobbins, cord, end caps, clasp, seed beads) or $15 kit (cord, seed beads, end caps, clasp) * (For students who took basic course or already have the loom and bobbins) Materials fee paid to instructor in class. Students should bring a tape measure and scissors.

Fee: $20 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-296-D1 | 10/25/14-10/25/14 | C. Stribling | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Jewelry, Wire Sculpture

From fanciful to functional, learn to sculpt and create with wire. Open to all experience levels. Create plain wire and covered sculptures as well as shell and gem jewelry for personal use or gift giving. Learn to twist a line into a recognizable shape for a charming sculpture you'll be proud to show. Then explore the line further into the element of design to create one of a kind pendants or bracelets. Materials fee includes all tools and materials needed for course projects.

Fee: $40 Senior Adult Fee: $40 Materials Fee: $33 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-299-E1 | 11/08/14-11/22/14 | H. Coble | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Start Arts & Crafts Business

If you have an art or a craft and you dream about starting your own home-based or small business, this is the course for you! Learn how to start your own arts and crafts business from a professional artist. Discover how to create a niche in your chosen craft, price your work effectively, find the best craft shows, and market your product to a worldwide Internet customer base.

Fee: $36 Materials Fee: $65 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-502-B | 08/20/14-09/26/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Start Arts & Crafts Business

If you have an art or a craft and you dream about starting your own home-based or small business, this is the course for you! Learn how to start your own arts and crafts business from a professional artist. Discover how to create a niche in your chosen craft, price your work effectively, find the best craft shows, and market your product to a worldwide Internet customer base.

Fee: $36 Materials Fee: $65 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-502-C | 09/17/14-10/24/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Start Arts & Crafts Business

If you have an art or a craft and you dream about starting your own home-based or small business, this is the course for you! Learn how to start your own arts and crafts business from a professional artist. Discover how to create a niche in your chosen craft, price your work effectively, find the best craft shows, and market your product to a worldwide Internet customer base.

Fee: $36 Materials Fee: $65 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-502-D | 10/15/14-11/21/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Start Arts & Crafts Business

If you have an art or a craft and you dream about starting your own home-based or small business, this is the course for you! Learn how to start your own arts and crafts business from a professional artist. Discover how to create a niche in your chosen craft, price your work effectively, find the best craft shows, and market your product to a worldwide Internet customer base.

Fee: $36 Materials Fee: $65 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-502-E | 11/12/14-12/19/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Start Arts & Crafts Business

If you have an art or a craft and you dream about starting your own home-based or small business, this is the course for you! Learn how to start your own arts and crafts business from a professional artist. Discover how to create a niche in your chosen craft, price your work effectively, find the best craft shows, and market your product to a worldwide Internet customer base.

Fee: $36 Materials Fee: $65 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-502-F | 12/10/14-01/16/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Start Your Own Gift Basket Bus

Take your first step toward a career as a gift basket designer! This course will tell you everything you need to know about starting a gift basket business and running it successfully.

Fee: $36 Materials Fee: $65 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-533-B | 08/20/14-09/26/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Start Your Own Gift Basket Bus

Take your first step toward a career as a gift basket designer! This course will tell you everything you need to know about starting a gift basket business and running it successfully.

Fee: $36 Materials Fee: $65 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-533-C | 09/17/14-10/24/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Start Your Own Gift Basket Bus

Take your first step toward a career as a gift basket designer! This course will tell you everything you need to know about starting a gift basket business and running it successfully.

Fee: $36 Materials Fee: $65 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-533-D | 10/15/14-12/05/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Start Your Own Gift Basket Bus

Take your first step toward a career as a gift basket designer! This course will tell you everything you need to know about starting a gift basket business and running it successfully.

Fee: $36 Materials Fee: $65 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-533-E | 11/12/14-11/18/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Start Your Own Gift Basket Bus

Take your first step toward a career as a gift basket designer! This course will tell you everything you need to know about starting a gift basket business and running it successfully.

Fee: $36 Materials Fee: $65 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-533-F | 12/10/14-01/06/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Chair Caning

Learn to repair your rocking chairs, foot stools, and dining room chairs! This course will teach you how to restore these wonderful pieces back to their original woven beauty. You will learn the many hands-on techniques in the weaving process needed to restore the piece back to its original splendor. You will also have the opportunity to create your own woven seat on a small stool or work on an existing project as a way of learning the chair caning techniques. Reward your children and grandchildren with a hand woven gift that will last a lifetime! Materials may be purchased from the instructor. Bring a bucket, scissors, towel, measuring tape, pencil, one dozen clothes pins and paper to class.

Fee: $83 Senior Adult Fee: $50 Registration Fee: $8

SEN-090-C1 | 09/15/14-11/03/14 | G. Lum | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Chair Caning

Learn to repair your rocking chairs, foot stools, and dining room chairs! This course will teach you how to restore these wonderful pieces back to their original woven beauty. You will learn the many hands-on techniques in the weaving process needed to restore the piece back to its original splendor. You will also have the opportunity to create your own woven seat on a small stool or work on an existing project as a way of learning the chair caning techniques. Reward your children and grandchildren with a hand woven gift that will last a lifetime! Materials may be purchased from the instructor. Bring a bucket, scissors, towel, measuring tape, pencil, one dozen clothes pins and paper to class.

Fee: $83 Senior Adult Fee: $50 Registration Fee: $8

SEN-090-N1 | 09/18/14-11/06/14 | G. Lum | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register