Our 1- and 2-day workshops offer a taste of something new and a little digging deep, while teaching artists from around the country provide in-depth exploration for the benefit of our instructors, advanced students, and curious learners during Visiting Artist Workshops.

Winter

EXPRESSIVE FORM AND SURFACE: CERAMICS WORKSHOP WITH SUZE LINDSAY

Guest Artist Suze Lindsay / Studios 3, 5, 7
Sat & Sun 2/10-2/11/24
9am-5pm / Two Days
$230 / Members: $210

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FRENCH POUR S’AMUSER (FOR FUN)

Elise Head / Multi-Purpose Classroom
Sat & Sun 3/9-3/10
Sat 9:30am-12pm, Sun 12-2:30pm / Two Days
$90 / Members: $70

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COFFEE & ARTIST RESUMES

Rachel Stickney / Multi-Purpose Classroom
Sat 3/16
9am-12pm / One Day
$60 / Members: $40

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FLORAL ORIGAMI

Aerick Burton / Multi-Purpose Classroom
Sat 2/10
1-3pm / One Day
60 / Members: 40

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PUNCH NEEDLE EMBROIDERY

Martha Rosenfeld / Studio 2
Sun 2/25
12-4pm / One Day
$110 / Members: $90

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EMBROIDERY: MIXED MEDIA

Jessica Sundstrom / Multi-Purpose Classroom
Sat & Sun (2-day) 3/16-3/17
1-4pm / Two Days
$105 / Members: $85

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WEAVING BANDS ON A SHAFT LOOM

Nancy Crampton / Weaving Studio
Sat 3/2
10-4pm / One Day
Prerequisite: Weaving experience
$95 / Members: $75

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CARD WEAVING PATTERNS FOR A SHAFT LOOM

Nancy Crampton / Weaving Studio
Sat 3/23
10-4pm / One Day
Prerequisite: Weaving experience
$95 / Members: $75

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RECYCLED METAL

Danielle Vincent / Jewelry Studio
Sat 3/9
11am-3pm / One Day
Prerequisite: Beginning Jewelry or equivalent
$95 / Members: $75

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INTRO TO TORCH FIRED ENAMELING

Deb Flook / Jewelry Studio
Sat 3/16
1-4pm / One Day
Prerequisite: Beginning Jewelry or equivalent
$95 / Members: $75

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PRINTMAKING AT THE KALAMAZOO NATURE CENTER – CARVER HOUSE

Deborah Mattson / KNC Carver House
Sat 3/16
9am-4pm / One Day
$115 / Members: $95

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SILK SCREEN WORKSHOP: PRINTING T-SHIRTS

Patrick Kinne / Printmaking Studio
Sat & Sun
3/2 - 3/3 / Two Days
$155 / Members: $135

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PRINT AND SEW A SIMPLE CLUTCH PURSE

Deborah Mattson / Printmaking Studio
Sat & Sun 2/17-2/18
Sat 9am-5pm, Sun 12-4pm / Two Days
$155 / Members: $135

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GEL PLATE WORKSHOP

Debbi Hands Kreps / Printmaking Studio
Sat 2/10
10am-3pm / One Day
$85 / Members: $65

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GREENHOUSE CREATIVITY

Hank Mattson & Mary Whalen / River Street Flowerland
Sat 2/24
1 - 4 pm / One Day
$70 / Members: $50

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FRENCH POUR S’AMUSER (FOR FUN)

Elise Head / Multi-Purpose Classroom
Sat & Sun 5/11-5/12
Sat 9:30am-12pm, Sun 12-2:30pm / Two Days
$80 / Members: $60

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Spring

MAKE METAL STAMPS!

Danny Giancaspro / Jewelry Studio
Sat 5/11
10am-3pm / One Day
Prerequisite: Beginning Jewelry or equivalent
$85 / Members: $75

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FRENCH POUR S’AMUSER (FOR FUN)

Elise Head / Multi-Purpose Classroom
Sat & Sun 5/11-5/12
Sat 9:30am-12pm, Sun 12-2:30pm / Two Days
$80 / Members: $60

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SOUND BATH: THE FLOW OF CREATIVITY

Kara Markovich / Auditorium
Thu 4/11
6-7:30pm / One Day
$50 / Members: $30

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SASHIKO

Mary Baggerman / Studio 4
Sun 4/14
12-4pm / One Day
$75 / Members: $55

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KILN ENAMEL BASICS

Meg Tang / Jewelry Studio
Sun 4/14
12-4pm / One Day
$95 / Members: $75

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STUD EARRINGS: MOTHER’S DAY MAKE!

Danielle Vincent / Jewelry Studio
Sat 4/20
10am-4pm / One Day
$120 / Members: $100

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NEW CYANOTYPE

Guest Artist Emily J. Gómez / Photography Studio and Darkroom
Fri-Sun 6/14-6/16
Fri & Sat 9am-5pm, Sun 12-5pm / Three Days
$260 / Members: $240

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MOKULITO (WOOD LITHOGRAPHY)

Deborah Mattson / Printmaking Studio
Fri and Sat 4/19-4/20
Fri 1 - 4pm and Sat 10am - 4:30 / Two Days
$155 / Members: $135

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JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINTMAKING

Charles Coates / Printmaking Studio
Sat 4/27
9:30am - 4:30pm / One Day
$135 / Members: $115

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THE NATURAL LIGHT PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAIT

Holly Trevan / Photo Studio
Sat 5/4 10am-5pm
10am-5pm / One Day
Prerequisite: A camera capable of manual exposure and familiarity with the camera controls
$120 / Members: $100

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MINIATURES: DIGITAL SCULPTING AND 3D PRINTING

Kevin Wixson / Computer Lab
Sat & Sun 4/27-4/28
Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 12-4pm / Two Days
$160 / Members: $140

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SCULPTURE MOLD MAKING WORKSHOP

Brent Harris / Studio 1
Sat 5/4
10am-4pm / One Day
$130 / Members: $110

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PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES FOR ARTISTS: FINDING ARTISTS; OPPORTUNITIES

Danielle Wyckoff / Multi-Purpose Classroom
Sat 5/10
1 - 4 pm / One Day
$70 / Members: $50

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INTRO TO TORCH FIRED ENAMELING

Deb Flook / Jewelry Studio
Sat 5/4
1 - 4 pm / One Day
Prerequisite: Beginning Jewelry or equivalent
$80 / Members: $60

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STITCHING A STORY: A CREATIVE PROCESS WITH THREAD AND FABRIC

Rita Petteys / Studio 4
Sat & Sun 4/20-4/21
Sat 1pm-5pm, Sun 12pm-4pm / 2 Day
$130 / Members: $110

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