Mon, Jan 21
12:00pm - 3:30pm
123 classes have spots left
A method of creating beautiful designs on glass by using images cut from books, magazines greeting cards etc.....to make wonderful gifts and keepsakes on various glass objects such as vases, plates, jars, boxes , trays etc.... Working on the reverse side of the glass we cut and glue copies of images by using special glue, metallic paints, paper, metal...
Monday Jan 21st, 12pm - 3:30pm
This course is Organic * Cruelty-Free * Uses Essential Oils Beginner to Intermediate Class The holidays are upon us and it's a great time to learn how to make coconut and soy wax candles to give as gifts or to sell. Natural-wax candles are a wonderful addition to any indie beauty line or as a launch product. As you know, they add incredible warmth,...
Friday Feb 1st, 6pm - 9pm
Learn the power and skills to create a healthy, fragrant, 100% natural candle you can feel really good about burning in your home. The class is 2 1/2 hours and organized into 2 parts, theory and practice. Part I includes the following topics: Why making 100% natural candles are better for your health and the environment. The variety of ingredients...
Friday Jan 18th, 8pm - 11pm
Come and explore the basics of origami! Learn about the art of folding paper and see what figures you can make from just piece of paper. Class will be held in the front cafe of QED. Supplies and materials will be provided. Feel free to bring in your own paper. Delicious beer, wine and snacks available for purchase.
Friday Feb 1st, 9:15am - 10:30am
Collage is the integration of painting, handmade surfaces, found objects, digital prints, and photographs to create multiple layers of visual meaning in an artwork or design. Collage offers an ideal medium for autobiographical work, storytelling, and visual narratives. Students develop their creative ideas and technical skills in a variety of compositions...
Saturday Jan 26th, 1pm - 3:30pm(6 sessions)
In Curating 101, you will learn the tools to select work, write a press release, market and install work in this class. Zach Seeger who has directed two galleries will guide you step-by-step through this process. You can take these skills with you and plan for your next curatorial project.
Friday Jan 25th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
In this workshop, participants will be introduced to the ancient technique of coiling, a basket making technique used by many cultures. Students will be experimenting with color, shape and texture, using traditional and modern materials easily found in the hardware and yarn store to create vibrantly patterned small bowls, vessels and trivets. The...
Thursday Jan 31st, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Participants are welcome at any level of experience to attend this supportive class of collage and assemblage. Inventive techniques and the development of one's unique vision in a supportive environment. Students are encouraged to bring their own collections of imagery found objects, mementos, and more while some unusual materials will be provided...
Thursday Jan 31st, 4pm - 7pm(8 sessions)
Learn to make your own bright and happy plant hangers in this beginner macrame class! No prior experience is needed. In this workshop you will: Learn how to begin a macrame piece, including an overview of necessary materials. How to work several different macrame knots. How to incorporate a wooden ring and wooden beads. Leave...
Thursday Jan 24th, 6:30pm - 9pm
Learn about the alternative methods of making works with paper. A variety of techniques and materials will be explored including the different types of paper available, unusual fibers, adhesives, pigments, and dyes. In addition to working studio time, weekly presentations including historical context, techniques in papermaking, mold-making,...
Monday Jan 28th, 9:30am - 12:30pm(8 sessions)
Once one of our younger students described marbling as "magic fighting magic". That's pretty much how we feel about this magical technique. In this workshop you'll learn the basics of marbling on fabric, including how to set-up a marbling bath and the best inks to use. The After Workshops are a series of high quality hands-on classes, at low cost...
Tuesday Feb 5th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm
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Macrame is a textile-making craft using knotting rather than weaving or knitting. In this class you will learn the basic knots of macrame and use it to make ornamental and decorative projects ranging from necklaces, to plant hangers and more. All materials for sample making and learning the technique are included. Any additional materials will need...
Sunday Feb 17th, 11am - 5pm
Craft a valentine for your special someone and let your love-light shine with a botanical cocktail! We'll create collages out of pressed flowers and learn how to make your own plantable seed paper. Please Note: All materials provided.
Wednesday Feb 13th, 6pm - 8pm
Join us for a hands-on mash-up of 19th century sewing and early science! Embroider a map of New York and sew circuits to light it up with points of special interest. Finish with a work suitable for framing! All materials provided, and no experience necessary.
Saturday Feb 2nd, 2pm - 3:30pm
Use acrylic paint and other materials to create your own marbled paper. Learn about the historical and contemporary applications of this process to create stationary and more. Materials provided.
Thursday Mar 14th, 6:45pm - 9:45pm