Arts & Culture

Paper Botanicals!

SATURDAY, AUGUST 12, 1:00-4:00PM

Processing Flower Petals into Paper
Students will learn what types of flower petals are best for inclusions in paper. They will learn how to process the flowers prior to including them in the pulp so the flowers do not leach into the paper. They will experience pulling their own sheets of paper and will be able to take them with them.
Fee: $40 (Members $36) Includes materials fee
Children must be 6 years or older to participate

Instructor: Jo Etta Jupe, Southwest School of Art

Click here BY AUGUST 9TH to register for August 12 th

The Buzz About Water Colors

SUNDAY, AUGUST 27, 2-4:30PM

You’re invited to an all level workshop with local artist, Lesta Frank in which we will create a bee painting on archival watercolor paper with some mixed media layers. The cards are perfect for birthdays and thank you cards. This will be a little treasure for your recipient!
Fee: $50 (includes all supplies)

Instructor: Lesta Frank, local artist

Click here BY AUGUST 24TH to register

The Art and Science of Pressing Plants

SATURDAY AUG 12 9:30-11AM

This class will briefly explore the history and reasons to press plants and then guide students through the process of assembling needed materials, selecting and preparing plants for pressing (including ethical considerations), monitoring the drying progress, and preserving and presenting results. No plant press required.
Fee: $25 ($23.50 members)

Instructors: Nancy Ohlenbusch and Carl Lahser

Click here BY AUGUST 9TH to register