Workshops

Below is a list of our current workshops, scheduled to date for 2019.
To register, click “register now” below each listing.
Please review our registration policy prior to registering.
For a list of classes, click here
 

LT-06-19 Fused Glass & Enamel Holiday Ornaments with Lauren Toth

FUSED GLASS AND ENAMEL HOLIDAY ORNAMENTS with Lauren Toth

In this festive workshop, students will make glass Holiday ornaments using fired-on permanent enamels. Students will receive instruction on how to mix and “dot” paint the enamel. They can expect to complete at least 3-4 ornaments. Each ornament is 3” x 3” on clear fused glass complete with a wire hanger. Snowflakes are an option but the patterns are virtually endless. Students will be delighted to learn to create fused glass gifts for the holidays. Ornaments will be available for pickup the week after the workshop.

All levels.

Saturday, December 14, 2019  |  10 a.m. - 1 p.m.  |  $55, plus $20 materials fee paid directly to the instructor the first day of class

 

Price: $55.00

Date: December 14, 2019

Available Spaces: 1

WW-31-19 Wild About Watercolor with John Erwin

Wild About Watercolor with John Erwin

Join us for a fun night of watercolor painting with John Erwin and you’ll be surprised what you can learn in just a few creative hours! You’ll enjoy the comfortable atmosphere of this light-hearted class and you’ll leave with at least one beautiful, completed painting!

Each month you will be introduced to the techniques of watercolor painting.  You’ll learn the basics as well as some advanced techniques as you continue attending this fun-filled event.  All supplies will be provided. Only a willingness to try something new is required!

Appetizers and beverages will be provided.  Space is limited so reserve your spot now for this month's Wild about Watercolor class at the Shemer Art Center!

All Levels
Thursday 6:00-8:00 pm | December 19, 2019 | 1 session

$25 per person

Price: $25.00

Date: December 19, 2019

Available Spaces: 14

CR-02-19 Silk Painting: The Serti Technique with Cheri Reckers

SILK PAINTING: THE SERTI TECHNIQUE with Cheri Reckers

In this workshop, students will learn the art of silk painting and the serti technique (serti: meaning to "outline or enclose"). During the workshop, students will create a one-of-a-kind scarf, wall hanging or table runner on silk habotai using fluid textile paint and water-based resist. Creative options that day will include experimenting with watercolor techniques and students may choose to add texture with salt. Students can create their own simple design on their artwork or use one to be provided by the instructor. After the workshop, students can expect to take their finished silk painting home with them, just in time for the holidays!

No experience necessary! Just come and have fun!

Cheri Reckers earned her BFA with honors from the Columbus College of Art & Design and  has been a professional silk painter for almost 30 years. Her award-winning silk paintings and wearable art have been exhibited nationally and internationally and have appeared in numerous publications. Cheri has been honored with the Master Silk Painter designation from Silk Painters International.

 

Saturday, December 21, 2019  |  10 a.m. - 2 p.m.  |  $70, plus $15 materials fee paid directly to the instructor the first day of class

 

Price: $70.00

Date: December 21, 2019

Available Spaces: 0

FF-21-20 Family Fun Night with Linda Arandas

FAMILY FUN NIGHT with Linda Arandas

Join us for a fun night of creating mixed media art with Linda Arandas!

Moms, daughters, dads and sons, and even friends who are like family, will enjoy the evening. Students will be surprised what they can learn in just a few creative hours!

Instruction will include a variety of mixed media techniques that Linda uses in creating her licensed art (painting, collaging, lettering, drawing, stamping and stitching - to name a few). All supplies are provided. Attendees will enjoy a light-hearted atmosphere while learning something new. Everyone will leave with at least one completed project.

Class includes appetizers and beverages.  Space is limited, so call today to reserve your place now for this month's Family Fun Night at the Shemer Art Center!

*Designed for adults and children ages 8 and up.

All Levels
Thursday | 6:00-8:00 pm  | January 9, 2020 | 1 session

$20

Price: $20.00

Date: January 9, 2020

Available Spaces: 17

WW-32-20 Wild About Watercolor with John Erwin

JE Family Fun 1

Wild About Watercolor with John Erwin

Join us for a fun night of watercolor painting with John Erwin and you’ll be surprised what you can learn in just a few creative hours! You’ll enjoy the comfortable atmosphere of this light-hearted class and you’ll leave with at least one beautiful, completed painting!

Each month you will be introduced to the techniques of watercolor painting.  You’ll learn the basics as well as some advanced techniques as you continue attending this fun-filled event.  All supplies will be provided. Only a willingness to try something new is required!

Appetizers and beverages will be provided.  Space is limited so reserve your spot now for this month's Wild about Watercolor class at the Shemer Art Center!

All Levels
Thursday 6:00-8:00 pm | January 16, 2020 | 1 session

$25 per person

Price: $25.00

Date: January 16, 2020

Available Spaces: 17

CW-02-19 Ceramic Surface Design with Christy Wittmer

 

CERAMIC SURFACE DESIGN with Christy Wittmer

Surface decoration is all the rage in ceramics! Through demonstrations, examples and discussions, students will learn new techniques for creating patterns and imagery to compliment sculptural or functional forms. Slip and underglaze decoration, sgraffito, inlay, stencils, slip trailing and water etching will be explored. Students can bring a current ceramics vessel they are working on or start something new!

 

All Levels

Saturday, January 25, 2020 | 10:00 - 2:00 pm 

Saturday, February 1, 2020 | 10:00 - 12:00 pm 

2 sessions | $105, plus $30 materials fee to be paid directly to instructor the first day of class 

Price: $105.00

Date: January 25, 2020

Available Spaces: 5

WW-33-20 Wild About Watercolor with John Erwin

JE Family Fun 1

Wild About Watercolor with John Erwin

Join us for a fun night of watercolor painting with John Erwin and you’ll be surprised what you can learn in just a few creative hours! You’ll enjoy the comfortable atmosphere of this light-hearted class and you’ll leave with at least one beautiful, completed painting!

Each month you will be introduced to the techniques of watercolor painting.  You’ll learn the basics as well as some advanced techniques as you continue attending this fun-filled event.  All supplies will be provided. Only a willingness to try something new is required!

Appetizers and beverages will be provided.  Space is limited so reserve your spot now for this month's Wild about Watercolor class at the Shemer Art Center!

All Levels
Thursday 6:00-8:00 pm | February 20, 2020 | 1 session

$25 per person

Price: $25.00

Date: February 20, 2020

Available Spaces: 18

WW-34-20 Wild About Watercolor with John Erwin

JE Family Fun 1

Wild About Watercolor with John Erwin

Join us for a fun night of watercolor painting with John Erwin and you’ll be surprised what you can learn in just a few creative hours! You’ll enjoy the comfortable atmosphere of this light-hearted class and you’ll leave with at least one beautiful, completed painting!

Each month you will be introduced to the techniques of watercolor painting.  You’ll learn the basics as well as some advanced techniques as you continue attending this fun-filled event.  All supplies will be provided. Only a willingness to try something new is required!

Appetizers and beverages will be provided.  Space is limited so reserve your spot now for this month's Wild about Watercolor class at the Shemer Art Center!

All Levels
Thursday 6:00-8:00 pm | March 19, 2020 | 1 session

$25 per person

Price: $25.00

Date: March 19, 2020

Available Spaces: 18