Classes and Workshops

Upcoming Classes and Workshops

Arrowhead Gallery, 78C S Catawba Ave, Old Fort.  To register for Classes and Workshops call  828 686-1100.

Registration fees listed are for members . Non-Members add $10.

If you don't see a class you'd like to take, please let us know.  If three or more people are interested we may be able to do a private class, or repeat one of the classes below at a different time.  Many of the classes you see now came about because people asked for them.  Don't be silent, let us know what you want to learn!

Fold 'n Stitch Wreath/Centerpiece Class

Start - Jan 18th, 2020 , Finish - Jan 25th, 2020

Cost $60.00

Cost (NON MEMBERS) $70.00

Taught by Terri Davey and Kathy Taylor
January 18th and 25th-  11am-3 pm, feel free to bring a lunch or snacks.
Supplies you will need to bring with you:
Sewing Machine (or rent one from the gallery for $10)
Basic knowledge of sewing
Pins, scissors, thread to match fabric choice, seam ripper and marking pen or pencil.
Fabric
       ~5/8 yard for the backing
       ~5/8 yard for the front
       ~5/8 yard for the trim
2/3 heavyweight single sided fusible interfacing/stabilizer (peltex or pellon)
17"x22" paper backed fusible web (wonder Under or Heat 'n bond)



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Multi Color BLock Printing

Start - Feb 1st, 2020 , Finish - Feb 1st, 2020

Cost $75.00

Cost (NON MEMBERS) $85.00

February 1, 2020 from 1-4pm. Supply Fee is $20.
Printing in several colors is fun! Learn this easy process and create beautiful prints in one day. After cutting a design into three soft-cut blocks, we will print on a variety of papers. All easy clean up materials supplied. Leave with beautiful artwork, a registration jig (for aligning colors) and reusable blocks to create more prints on your own. Bring a favorite design or choose one provided.

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Introductory Stained Glass Cardinal Workshop

Start - Feb 10th, 2020 , Finish - Feb 10th, 2020

Cost $15.00

Cost (NON MEMBERS) $25.00

Monday- February 10th from 1-4 pm.
$12 supply fee. 
For this workshop you will receive a precut cardinal suncatcher kit. You will learn the basics of Stained Glass construction, i.e. foiling, cleaning, flux-soldering, and displaying. This is a great 1st class to get the feel of working in glass without the blood!!! (No "cutting" scoring-breaking) You will leave with a beautiful cardinal for displaying- spring is on the way! 

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Framing Artwork

Start - Feb 22nd, 2020 , Finish - Feb 22nd, 2020

Cost $60.00

Cost (NON MEMBERS) $70.00

February 22, 2020 from 10-4pm. Supply fee $10.00

We will discuss standard frames sizes and styles to go with your art or photography. Issues with bargain frames will be mentioned. Learn about cutting mats for watercolors, pastels, photos and others; and learn the proper way to attach artwork to mats. Pastels have special issues. Mounting stretched canvas into frames will be mentioned, as well as where to attach mounting wires.
A list of local suppliers, particularly those with a selection of quality, ready made frames will be provided.
Examples of moldings and mat boards will be available. Understanding color, style and frame depths that work with specific media can help maximize your beautiful creations.
There will also be discussion about archival/conversation framing, including its cost.
So much more!

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