Category Archive: Workshops

Learning opportunities from working artists

Encaustic Sculpture

Saturday & Sunday, June 3–4, 10am–4pm (2 sessions)

Instructor: Deborah Kapoor

This workshop will explore the use of wire and plaster bandage to create simple sculptural forms, and treating the surface in encaustic. The application and heating of wax on a sculptural form as well as burnishing, incising, collaging and transferring onto …

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Youth Art Workshop Series

Fridays, September 9–December 16, 4–6pm monthly registration

Instructor: Jason Liekhus

It’s no secret – kids love art! Painting and drawing stimulate creativity, teach patience through perseverance, and enrich the academic lives of young people.

Instructor Jason Liekhus will expose young artists to new theories and concepts such as color theory, composition, perspective, sight measuring, and …

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Silver Fusing Workshop

Saturday, November 12, 10am–2pm  

Instructor: Jamie McKay

Create an exquisite fine silver link bracelet featuring a bead dangle and custom clasp. Session starts with torch & studio safety and covers all the tips and techniques needed to fuse fine silver wire. Students will finish their bracelets with a hammered technique that catches the light beautifully. Your jewelry …

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Holiday Flameworking Workshop

Saturday, November 19, 10am–2pm

Instructor: Jamie McKay

Get a jump start on making some fun holiday gifts for friends and family! Students will be introduced to the basic techniques of working borosilicate glass rod on a bench-mounted torch to create unique holiday items, such as swizzle sticks, icicle ornaments, and swirly drop pendants. Glass work …

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Expressive Drawing: Lines, Marks & Shapes

Mondays, December 5 & 12, 6–9pm (2 sessions)

Instructor: Gail Baker

Ever wanted to try drawing but felt it was too daunting? Join Gail Baker and learn to create marks and shapes in new and engaging ways. Together we will use black and white house paint, big charcoal, sticks, and colorful oil …

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Summer Camps at artEAST

LET YOUR CREATIVITY FLOW in our Art Camps for kids ages 7-17 this July & August at artEAST in downtown Issaquah. Morning & afternoon camps available in printmaking, mixed media, colored pencil, ceramics, digital, sculpture & recycled arts:

Aug 1-5 (ages 7-11) AM Muddy Buddies Clay Camp get dirty making …

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ISD Art Docent Training

Please join us for these Art Docent training sessions. These workshops will be held October through May and are open to all school Art Docents. Sessions will feature hands-on demonstrations of materials and techniques, lesson plan sharing and the opportunity to connect, problem solve and support one another. See below for training dates and topics, please click the …

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Business of Art Workshops

Thank you for your interest in our workshops. Unfortunately, we don’t have any offerings in this category this term. Please check back later once our next session of workshops is published. Workshop offerings change every 4 months, in early January, May, and August.

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Writing Workshops

Thank you for your interest in our workshops. Unfortunately, we don’t currently have any offerings in this category. Please check back later once the next session of workshops is published. Workshop offerings change every 4 months, in late fall, late spring, and late summer.

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