HOLIDAY WORKSHOPS

Holiday Greeting Cards: Origami

Instructor: Rich Gray
November 18 (1 day workshop)
Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Create your own personalized holiday cards using simple origami! Fold origami models such as stars, Santas, penguins, dreidels, and trees from a colorful array of papers and attach them to cards to create unique greeting cards for those special people on your holiday list.  Use holiday-themed paper punches or your own cut out designs to further personalize your cards. Learn techniques that can be used to make additional cards at home without any special equipment needed. All materials provided.

$20 for members | $25 for non-members
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Holiday Greeting Cards: Pop Ups!

Instructor: Rich Gray
November 29 (1 day workshop)
Wednesday, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Explore pop up greeting cards this holiday season! Delight the special people on your holiday list with a memorable pop up greeting card.  Using provided templates, students will cut, score, and glue cardstock to create unique holiday symbol-pop up designs. Students will learn four simple mechanisms to make pop-ups that can later be used at home to make cards for any occasion. All materials provided, but students are welcome to bring photos and/or small flat artwork to create specialized designs.

$20 for members | $25 for non-members
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Origami: Holiday Ornaments

Instructor: Rich Gray
December 9 (1 day workshop)
Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m

Create your own colorful origami ornaments! Using a variety of foils and Asian papers students will make ornaments that can hang on a holiday tree, decorate gift packages or mantles, or serve as party decorations any time of the year. Students will learn techniques that can be used to make additional ornaments at home without any special equipment needed.

$20 for members | $25 for non-members
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Ceramic Holiday Serving Dish

Instructor: Pam Gray
December 2 + 9 (2 day workshop)
Saturday, Dec. 2 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 9 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Looking to give a handmade gift this holiday season? This workshop teaches easy clay hand building techniques to make a ceramic serving dish. Students will then decorate it using silkscreen stencils to transfer ready-made images onto the piece. A variety of images will be available including holiday themed stencils. This personalized dish is perfect for holiday entertaining or gift-giving, made simple in two short days. Participants will each bring home a beautiful hand-made serving dish! No previous experience required, all levels welcome. Supplied included.

$60 for members | $70 for non-members
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Wreath Making Workshop

Instructor: Yolima Carr
December 13 (1 day workshop)
Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Join our Curator of Gardens, Yolima Carr, to create a one-of-a-kind fresh holiday wreath. Students will use natural materials harvested from the Hermitage gardens. Use your own personal touch to create a unique design that will make a festive home decoration or great gift.

$45 for members | $55 for non-members
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