APRIL 2014

The 20 Minute Portrait” with Richard Stergulz

Because of popular demand, Richard is coming back to Redlands!  He will discuss and demonstrate his techniques of portrait set up, including light and shadow, in 20 minutes. Also, he will help students individually continue in their artistic growth to achieve successful portraits of their own.  Oil is his medium of choice, but participants may bring whatever medium they would like.

Saturday, April 5; 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Workshop Fee:  $70 Members / $75 Non-members


Making Ceramic Sculpture with Raul Acero

Noted Sculptor  and ceramic artist, Raul Acero, will inspire and guide workshop participants in using clay to create individually expressive sculptures.

Saturday, April 28; 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Workshop Fee:  $70 RAA Members / $75 Non-members

Note:  This workshop will follow a Tuesday night program:  The Sculptural Artwork of Raul Acero


MAY 2014

Create Monotype Prints with Charlie Ciali

Create monotype prints with instruction from Charlie, an outstanding artist and teacher.  He will bring a press and guide you through the process.

“Charlie Ciali is an artist with that rare combination of talent and a gift for teaching.  He inspires!”   Bob Kays, past student.

(More information to come regarding  materials and materials fee.

Saturday, May 31,  9 am – 4 pm

Workshop Fee:  $70 Members / $75 Non-members with a $16 materials fee paid to instructor at workshop.

Note:  This workshop will follow a Tuesday night program presented by Charlie:   Monotype Prints


JUNE 2014

Creative Clay Teapots with Marijke Terwisscha

Create festive, fantasy forms, inspired by life, love and the glowing colors of nature.

Two Saturdays:  June 14, 9 am – 4 pm and

                                June 21, 10 am – 3 pm

Class Fee:  (more information to soon come)

Twisted Toys with Richard Freund

You will create some of the most unbelievable toys imaginable, while learning methods of joining all sorts of objects and acrylic painting with unusual techniques.

Maximum creativity and maximum learning occur in Richard’s workshops.

Saturday, June 28; 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Workshop Fee:  RAA members $85 / Non-members $95


JULY and AUGUST 2014

Summer Fun, Copper Jewelry Series with Tia Shira

Working with copper is fun, and sooo trendy.  These classes will introduce you to the joy of working with copper in a variety of ways, while learning basic jewelry making skills.  This series will be taught by Tia Shira; an enthusiastic, sharing and knowledgeable instructor.  You may take any one or all of the workshops.

Hammered Copper Jewelry – Saturday, July 26th; 9:30 am – 1:00 pm

Learn the joy of hammering!  You will add tecture to copper pieces (and antique or patina) to make a pair of earrings, bracelet or pendant.  Tools and materials provided.

Workshop Fee:  RAA members $30 / non-members $35 – with a $5 materials fee paid to the instructor.

Charming Metal Clay in Copper – Saturday, August 9; 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Learn how to work with precious metal clay using copper.  You will make your own unique charms for a bracelet, earrings or pendant.  Participants will learn to roll, shape and texture the clay.  After firing, the creations become solid copper!  Pieces will be fired and ten polished and antiqued if desired.  Tools and materials provided.

Workshop Fee:  RAA members $70 / non-members $75 – with a $20 materials fee paid to the instructor.

Enamel on Copper:  Colorful Baubles – Saturday, August 23; 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Learn to apply (glass) enamels to copper blanks, as well as a variety of design techniques, to make colorful earrings, charms or pendants. This class is an introduction to the wonderful world of enameling.  Tools and materials provided.

Workshop Fee:  RAA members $50 / non-members $55 – with a $10 materials fee paid to the instructor.


Shoe Mania with Richard Freund

Create shoes like you have never seen before.  They might not even look like shoes.  Definitely they will not “keep walkin.”  Most likely they will become SPLENDIFEROUS  SHOE SCULPTURES.  Come and create, while learning assemblage and painting techniques.

Saturday, September 6; 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Workshop Fee:  RAA members $85 / Non-members $95





Unordinary Ornaments with Richard Freund

In this one day workshop, you will take unlikely objects and transform them into a Strangely Attractive or perhaps Odd Ornament.  Either way , your creation will  most likely be a most Unordinary Ornament.

Will your ornament adorn a Christmas Tree?

Sunday, December 7; 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Workshop Fee:  RAA Members $85 / Non-members $95

For more information on these and other workshop offerings, contact the Redlands Art Association: 909-792-8435


A 72 hour notice prior to the start of the class or workshop must be given to the RAA to receive a refund or transfer to a different class/workshop.  There will not be a registration confirmation.  Students will be notified if the class/workshop is cancelled.  Class/workshop fees will not be prorated/refunded for missed classes.