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Maria's Fabric Dyeing Class

Watercolor Painters

Busy Day

Sepha & Nadya's Red Thread Class

Jane Aukshunas's Monoprint Workshop

Jill Timm's Amazing Dremel Class

Watercolor Pencil Basics Class by Patty Schmidt

Claudia's "Create a Dragonfly Gourd" Class

Instructor, Deanna White

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Messages from
Claudia Herber, our
Back Door Studio Coordinator

 <>  If you are interested in teaching a class or renting the Back Door Studio, contact the gallery today.
 
<> Please note, popular classes may fill up prior to website update. If this occurs we will contact you.
 
<>  It is very important to include your Phone Number at checkout.  It may be necessary for the gallery to contact you if there's a change in the class schedule.
 

We're pleased to offer In-Person Classes again in our Back Door Studio! (BDS) Class size limited to 8 students maximum.
All pandemic safety precautions will be followed,
including requiring students' proof of COVID vaccination.  

We will continue to offer our very popular ZOOM CLASSES!
Remember, If taking a Zoom Class, when checking out, make sure to provide a correct email address for EACH student.  

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An Opportunity
NOT TO BE MISSED!
Currents Gallery's own Kathleen Buck is offering a private lesson in the critical
ART of COLOR MIXING.  
Once you have signed up, provided your phone number and email address, Kathleen will contact you to set up a date and time for your private lesson.
Here's how to Zoom: After you've registered, Kathleen will send you an email with the Zoom link. You may be asked to download the Zoom app.  You will click on the link at the pre-arranged day and time of the lesson. Zoom will ask you three questions, click "YES" to all.  
This class provides the basic skills that
will serve you well throughout your
artistic journey!
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So Excited to Offer
Another Private Lesson Opportunity!
This class is designed for any skill level. Kathleen will teach the basics of acrylic painting, or help you to hone your painting skills. Once you have signed up, provided your phone number and email address, Kathleen will contact you to set up a date and time to discuss what you are interested in learning, and to set up a time for your private lesson.
Here's how to Zoom: After you've registered, Kathleen will send you an email with the Zoom link. You may be asked to download the Zoom app.  You will click on the link at the pre-arranged day and time of the lesson. Zoom will ask you three questions, click "YES" to all.  
It's our pleasure to be part of your
artistic journey!
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Saturday, September 25, 10am-4pm
One day Workshop: $65
+ $20 materials fee to instructor
Interested in learning to carve a gourd with your Dremel carving tool? In this one day class, you will carve out a lovely fall leaf pattern on the edge of a gourd bowl. If you are new to gourds, this is the perfect class to get a feel for carving, wood burning and finishes. Go home with an art piece that you'll be proud of. Bring your dremel or carver, carving burrs, and a wood burner (simple one temperature or a temperature controlled one), and a good dust mask. Receive a supply list upon registration.
All skill levels are welcome.  
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Wednesday, October 6, 12noon-4pm
4-Hour Workshop: $150
Includes all Materials
Have 4 hours of fun in this Silvershmith Jewelry Workshop. Make a beautiful and unique pendant. All materials will be provided including a semi-precious stone. Learn how to use a propane torch, silver-solder, special jewelry making tools and how to mount a semi-precious stone into a silver setting. Walk away with a valuable finished piece.
All skill levels are welcome.
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Saturday, October 9, 1pm-4pm
3-Hour Workshop: $45
Includes all Materials
Make some cute little paper pumpkins to decorate for fall. Bring an X-acto or Excel knife, a pencil, and a self-healing cutting mat. The instructor will provide all other materials.
All skill levels are welcome.
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Saturday, October 16, 10am-4pm
1-Day Workshop: $70
This workshop will cover the basics of oil or acrylic painting for artists of all skill levels. Class begins with sketching a still life, and ends with at least one completed painting. Materials, technique, composition and development of your own style will be covered. Paint along with the instructor, or choose your own image from the suggested materials. Learn about completing work, varnishing and caring for your art. Receive a supply list upon registration.
All skill levels are welcome.  
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Friday & Saturday, October 22 & 23,
10am-4pm
2-Day Workshop: $140*
+ $25 materials fee to instructor
Early Bird Discount: $140 if you sign up by Oct. 1 Enter 211022EarlyBird at Checkout
We will carve handles and slots on a 'bottle' gourd to create the base for this beautiful basket design. Next, we will dye the surface and 'paint' the interior, getting it ready for the reed. Nancy, Currents' resident basket artist, will take us through the process of 'twill' weaving with reed and adding the final embellishment with a curly willow branch. The gourd and weaving materials will be provided. You will receive a supply list for tools at registration.
 All skill levels are welcome.  
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Friday, October 29, 10am-4pm
1-Day Workshop: $85
+ $25 materials fee to instructor
Students will use collage, paint and assemblage to create personal shrines of hope and healing. Shrines are a beautiful way of showing what's in our hearts, what we love and appreciate. Students will create a 4-piece standing shrine, adding paper, paint, stenciling, personal writings, ephemera, natural elements from nature and beads, etc.  All skill levels are welcome.  
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Saturday, October 30, 10am-3pm
1-Day Workshop: $70
+ $20 materials fee to instructor
Back by Popular demand! Come and create bird collages (as seen in our gallery) using interesting papers, stencils & hand crafted stamps. Perfect class to share with friends. Everything provided, just bring an apron, lunch & scissors.
All skill levels are welcome.  
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Friday & Saturday, November 12 & 13,
10am – 3pm
2-Day Class: $195*
+ $10 Materials fee to instructor
Early Bird Discount: $175 if you sign up by Oct 15 Enter 211112EarlyBird at Checkout
Lynne will guide you through the principles of landscape painting and take you in the direction of abstract landscape. Learn the layers and values found in any landscape and how to have your paintings reflect your own unique style. Lynn will be demonstrating Acrylic and Oil & Cold Wax Media. You may work in any medium and on any surface you are comfortable with. Each student will receive a reference materials packet.
All skill levels are welcome.  
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Saturday, December 4, 10am-12noon
2-Hour Workshop: $40
+ $5 materials fee to instructor
Make a Game Clock on a wooden back with lots of game pieces and movers. We will use boxes, cards and pieces from old games. The clock will remind us of games from our childhood and all the fun we had. We will be using glue and scissors so this class is safe for children 10 and up. Adults can also come and have fun with us.
All skill levels are welcome.  
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