Gelli-Plates with Cindy Lantier
Learn to print without a press using a homemade gelatin plate or a commercially available “gelli plate.” Make abstract papers suitable for using as backgrounds or as collage fodder. You will learn two different techniques for intentional, more purposeful printing. Gel plates will be available for each student to play with and a commercial gelli plate to try out. Cindy will provide a variety of paints (both quality and color,) stencils, texture tools, and a small variety of paper.
ONE SATURDAY: January 24, 2015: 10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Workshop Fee: $75 members/$125 Non-members Supply sheets available prior to class.
Springtime 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 different ways, while learning basic jewelry making skills.
MARCH 21 – HAMMERED COPPER JEWELRY – 9:30 AM – 1 PM.
Learn the joy of hammering! You will add texture to copper pieces (and antique or patina) to make a pair of earrings, bracelet, or pendant. Tools and materials provided. Members: $30; non-members: $75; $5 materials fee.
APRIL 24 – CHARMING METAL CLAY COPPER. 9 AM – 4:30 PM.
Learn how to work with precious metal clay in copper! You will make your own unique charms for a bracelet, earrings, or pendant. Students will learn to roll, shape and texture the clay. After firing, the creations become solid copper! Pieces will be fired and then polished and antiqued if desired. Tools and materials provided. Members $75; non-members: $115; $20 materials fee. Additional clay available for purchase.
MAY 15 – ENAMEL ON COPPER : COLORFUL BAUBLES – 9 AM -3 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. Members: $60; non-members: $100. $10 materials fee.
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.