Sep
22
1:00 PM13:00

Beginning Wood Carving with Bernie Ross - $75

This class will get you acquainted with tools and techniques of classical wood carving. We will discuss sharpening and maintenance of tools, acquiring materials, setting up a work space and different wood species suitable for carving. Our project will be an Acanthus leaf in Bas Relief out of Black Walnut. Wood carving is the perfect antidote for our fast paced, techno society.  

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Sep
29
1:00 PM13:00

Broom Making with Bernie Ross - $65

Come and make your very own broom the old-fashioned way using tools that have been around forever. Bernie will talk about the tools and techniques used and help you every step of the way to make your own simple hearth broom that will come in handy for all your sweeping needs. Bernie has procured beautiful ash wood from his mom’s property and turned them into nice handles and we are loaded with broom corn just dying to be turned into a broom. All materials are included in the cost of $65.

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Oct
6
1:00 PM13:00

Make a Pine Lidded Box with Bernie Ross - $75

Make a simple dowel-joined wooden box using a variety of hand tools and techniques. You will learn old-method ways to saw, bore, plane, and nail to make your own sugar pine box. You will even learn how to make your own dowels to use as the pins to hold the sides of your box together. The egg-beater hand drill, bit brace, miter saw, and hand plane are a few of the hand tools you will learn to use.

Bernie is an exceptional wood worker, specializing in the old, original ways of creating all kinds of things from wood. It would be very difficult to find anyone more knowledgeable about the history of ANYTHING related to woodworking. You will definitely learn more than you could imagine and have a fun time in this class.

This class is geared for adults, but children 11 years or older with a parent to help them, are welcome.

All materials are included in the cost.  $75.

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Oct
13
1:00 PM13:00

Wooden Spoon Carving - $75

Carve your very own wooden spoon using a hatchet and a hook knife. Bernie will demonstrate  and share his extraordinary wealth of knowledge with you, patiently guiding you from start to finish… from tree to spoon. He is an incredible teacher of this fine craft, and you will be amazed at how incredible your spoon will turn out and how much interesting information you will leave with. All materials included.

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Oct
13
2:00 PM14:00

Welcome Fall with Rustic Pumpkins! - $65

Join us to create a one of a kind rustic pumpkin for your home.  We are using rustic wood pumpkins created by Terra Amico to create this unique home décor item. We will be adding some color to the pumpkin using Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint.  Learn how to mix Milk Paint, apply it and add a sealer to protect your paint. You will choose one paint color of your choice and we will use Miss Mustard Seed's Furniture Wax to seal our paint!


Workshop will last 2 hours and will be held at Terra Amico Studio in Midtown Arts Mercentile, 460 Lincoln Ave, San Jose, CA 95126. We will start right on time so please leave time to find parking. There is a parking lot and street parking at Midtown Arts Mercentile.  Light refreshments will be served. 

Workshop cost includes all paint, wax or topcoat supplies needed for your project as well as the project itself. Once purchased, seats are non refundable but transferable to another person. You will be responsible for finding a replacement for your spot.

Project measures approximately 16” x 16"

Cost: 

$65 - To sign up, please visit www.freshlyworn.com

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Oct
20
1:00 PM13:00

Broom Making with Bernie Ross - $65

Come and make your very own broom the old-fashioned way using tools that have been around forever. Bernie will talk about the tools and techniques used and help you every step of the way to make your own simple hearth broom that will come in handy for all your sweeping needs. Bernie has procured beautiful ash wood from his mom’s property and turned them into nice handles and we are loaded with broom corn just dying to be turned into a broom. All materials are included in the cost of $65.

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Oct
27
1:00 PM13:00

Linoleum Block Printing $75

Learn this really fun and easy printing process to create the most unique cards, fabric, wrapping paper or even as a stamp for texturing or designing patterns on clay.  A great way to make your own holiday cards. All materials included.

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Nov
3
1:00 PM13:00

Broom Making with Bernie Ross - $65

Come and make your very own broom the old-fashioned way using tools that have been around forever. Bernie will talk about the tools and techniques used and help you every step of the way to make your own simple hearth broom that will come in handy for all your sweeping needs. Bernie has procured beautiful ash wood from his mom’s property and turned them into nice handles and we are loaded with broom corn just dying to be turned into a broom. All materials are included in the cost of $65.

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Name
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Nov
10
1:00 PM13:00

Linoleum Block Printing $75

Learn this really fun and easy printing process to create the most unique cards, fabric, wrapping paper or even as a stamp for texturing or designing patterns on clay.  A great way to make your own holiday cards. All materials included.

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Name
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Nov
17
1:00 PM13:00

Beginning Wood Carving with Bernie Ross - $75

This class will get you acquainted with tools and techniques of classical wood carving. We will discuss sharpening and maintenance of tools, acquiring materials, setting up a work space and different wood species suitable for carving. Our project will be an Acanthus leaf in Bas Relief out of Black Walnut. Wood carving is the perfect antidote for our fast paced, techno society.  

Name *
Name
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Nov
24
1:00 PM13:00

Make a Pine Lidded Box with Bernie Ross - $75

Make a simple dowel-joined wooden box using a variety of hand tools and techniques. You will learn old-method ways to saw, bore, plane, and nail to make your own sugar pine box. You will even learn how to make your own dowels to use as the pins to hold the sides of your box together. The egg-beater hand drill, bit brace, miter saw, and hand plane are a few of the hand tools you will learn to use.

Bernie is an exceptional wood worker, specializing in the old, original ways of creating all kinds of things from wood. It would be very difficult to find anyone more knowledgeable about the history of ANYTHING related to woodworking. You will definitely learn more than you could imagine and have a fun time in this class.

This class is geared for adults, but children 11 years or older with a parent to help them, are welcome.

All materials are included in the cost.  $75.

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Dec
8
1:00 PM13:00

Linoleum Block Printing $75

Learn this really fun and easy printing process to create the most unique cards, fabric, wrapping paper or even as a stamp for texturing or designing patterns on clay.  A great way to make your own holiday cards. All materials included.

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Aug
18
1:00 PM13:00

Birthday Candle Making - $45

Hand dip technique is used to create some very sweet intimate little birthday candles sure to delight any recipient of them.

 

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Aug
4
2:00 PM14:00

Journal Making - $45

Come on over and make a very easy peasy journal of adopted cardboard holding sheets of sketch paper. These journals could be used for any number of things from scrapbooking your memorabilia, photo album, sketch pad, writings, etc. We will be making one size, but you will learn the basics and can go home and make a million more of any size you wish, personalizing them as you see fit.

In addition to the journal making you will be shown a couple ways of printing images onto the pages, adding even more to the fun of the project.

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Jul
21
2:00 PM14:00

Linoleum Block Printing - $75

Learn this really fun and easy printing process to create the most unique cards, stationary, fabric, wrapping paper or even as a stamp for texturing or designing patterns on clay.  All materials are included.

Name *
Name
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Jul
14
1:00 PM13:00

Wooden Spoon Carving - $75

Carve your very own wooden spoon using a hatchet and a hook knife. Bernie will demonstrate  and share his extraordinary wealth of knowledge with you, patiently guiding you from start to finish… from tree to spoon. He is an incredible teacher of this fine craft, and you will be amazed at how incredible your spoon will turn out and how much interesting information you will leave with. All materials included.

Name *
Name
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Jun
30
12:00 PM12:00

Screen Printing - $125

Everything you would want to know about screenprinting  will be covered in this workshop from image choice to getting it printed… registration, coating screens with emulsion, burning screens,  other alternatives to photo emulsion for making stencil, mesh count, squeegee choice, different inks, uses of screen printing, outputting image on film for burning screen,  aluminum versus wooden frames, EVERYTHING!

There will be handouts for you to take with you and refer to, and those in addition to taking the class should be enough for you to get jump started and pursue your screenprinting life on your own.  

A week prior to the class I will need a clean high resolution jpeg or tiff or vectored illustrator file sent to me, so I may output the film and burn a screen for you to have here ready to go on the workshop date.  This way everyone will be able to print something that interests them. The image needs to be no bigger than 12 inches wide and no taller than 15 inches. If you are interested in this workshop and sign up I will give you more details and answer any questions you may have prior to the class.

Space is limited to around five students.

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Jun
16
2:00 PM14:00

Journal Making - $45

Come on over and make a very easy peasy journal of adopted cardboard holding sheets of sketch paper. These journals could be used for any number of things from scrapbooking your memorabilia, photo album, sketch pad, writings, etc. We will be making one size, but you will learn the basics and can go home and make a million more of any size you wish, personalizing them as you see fit.

In addition to the journal making you will be shown a couple ways of printing images onto the pages, adding even more to the fun of the project.

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Name
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Jun
9
12:00 PM12:00

Screen Printing - $125

Everything you would want to know about screenprinting  will be covered in this workshop from image choice to getting it printed… registration, coating screens with emulsion, burning screens,  other alternatives to photo emulsion for making stencil, mesh count, squeegee choice, different inks, uses of screen printing, outputting image on film for burning screen,  aluminum versus wooden frames, EVERYTHING!

There will be handouts for you to take with you and refer to, and those in addition to taking the class should be enough for you to get jump started and pursue your screenprinting life on your own.  

A week prior to the class I will need a clean high resolution jpeg or tiff or vectored illustrator file sent to me, so I may output the film and burn a screen for you to have here ready to go on the workshop date.  This way everyone will be able to print something that interests them. The image needs to be no bigger than 12 inches wide and no taller than 15 inches. If you are interested in this workshop and sign up I will give you more details and answer any questions you may have prior to the class.

Space is limited to around five students.

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Name
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May
12
12:00 PM12:00

Screen Printing - $125

Everything you would want to know about screenprinting  will be covered in this workshop from image choice to getting it printed… registration, coating screens with emulsion, burning screens,  other alternatives to photo emulsion for making stencil, mesh count, squeegee choice, different inks, uses of screen printing, outputting image on film for burning screen,  aluminum versus wooden frames, EVERYTHING!

There will be handouts for you to take with you and refer to, and those in addition to taking the class should be enough for you to get jump started and pursue your screenprinting life on your own.  

A week prior to the class I will need a clean high resolution jpeg or tiff or vectored illustrator file sent to me, so I may output the film and burn a screen for you to have here ready to go on the workshop date.  This way everyone will be able to print something that interests them. The image needs to be no bigger than 12 inches wide and no taller than 15 inches. If you are interested in this workshop and sign up I will give you more details and answer any questions you may have prior to the class.

Space is limited to around five students.

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Name
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Apr
28
12:00 PM12:00

Screen Printing - $125

Everything you would want to know about screenprinting  will be covered in this workshop from image choice to getting it printed… registration, coating screens with emulsion, burning screens,  other alternatives to photo emulsion for making stencil, mesh count, squeegee choice, different inks, uses of screen printing, outputting image on film for burning screen,  aluminum versus wooden frames, EVERYTHING!

There will be handouts for you to take with you and refer to, and those in addition to taking the class should be enough for you to get jump started and pursue your screenprinting life on your own.  

A week prior to the class I will need a clean high resolution jpeg or tiff or vectored illustrator file sent to me, so I may output the film and burn a screen for you to have here ready to go on the workshop date.  This way everyone will be able to print something that interests them. The image needs to be no bigger than 12 inches wide and no taller than 15 inches. If you are interested in this workshop and sign up I will give you more details and answer any questions you may have prior to the class.

Space is limited to around five students.

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Name
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Apr
21
2:00 PM14:00

Journal Making - $45

Come on over and make a very easy peasy journal of adopted cardboard holding sheets of sketch paper. These journals could be used for any number of things from scrapbooking your memorabilia, photo album, sketch pad, writings, etc. We will be making one size, but you will learn the basics and can go home and make a million more of any size you wish, personalizing them as you see fit.

In addition to the journal making you will be shown a couple ways of printing images onto the pages, adding even more to the fun of the project.

Name *
Name
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Apr
7
1:00 PM13:00

Beginning Wood Carving with Bernie Ross - $75

This class will get you acquainted with tools and techniques of classical wood carving. We will discuss sharpening and maintenance of tools, acquiring materials, setting up a work space and different wood species suitable for carving. Our project will be an Acanthus leaf in Bas Relief out of Black Walnut. Wood carving is the perfect antidote for our fast paced, techno society.  

Name *
Name
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Mar
31
12:00 PM12:00

Screen Printing - $125

Everything you would want to know about screenprinting  will be covered in this workshop from image choice to getting it printed… registration, coating screens with emulsion, burning screens,  other alternatives to photo emulsion for making stencil, mesh count, squeegee choice, different inks, uses of screen printing, outputting image on film for burning screen,  aluminum versus wooden frames, EVERYTHING!

There will be handouts for you to take with you and refer to, and those in addition to taking the class should be enough for you to get jump started and pursue your screenprinting life on your own.  

A week prior to the class I will need a clean high resolution jpeg or tiff or vectored illustrator file sent to me, so I may output the film and burn a screen for you to have here ready to go on the workshop date.  This way everyone will be able to print something that interests them. The image needs to be no bigger than 12 inches wide and no taller than 15 inches. If you are interested in this workshop and sign up I will give you more details and answer any questions you may have prior to the class.

Space is limited to around five students.

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Name
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Mar
24
2:00 PM14:00

Journal Making - $45

Come on over and make a very easy peasy journal of adopted cardboard holding sheets of sketch paper. These journals could be used for any number of things from scrapbooking your memorabilia, photo album, sketch pad, writings, etc. We will be making one size, but you will learn the basics and can go home and make a million more of any size you wish, personalizing them as you see fit.

In addition to the journal making you will be shown a couple ways of printing images onto the pages, adding even more to the fun of the project.

Name *
Name
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Mar
17
2:00 PM14:00

Linoleum Block Printing - $75

Learn this really fun and easy printing process to create the most unique cards, stationary, fabric, wrapping paper or even as a stamp for texturing or designing patterns on clay.  All materials are included.

Name *
Name
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Mar
3
12:00 PM12:00

Screen Printing - $125

Everything you would want to know about screenprinting  will be covered in this workshop from image choice to getting it printed… registration, coating screens with emulsion, burning screens,  other alternatives to photo emulsion for making stencil, mesh count, squeegee choice, different inks, uses of screen printing, outputting image on film for burning screen,  aluminum versus wooden frames, EVERYTHING!

There will be handouts for you to take with you and refer to, and those in addition to taking the class should be enough for you to get jump started and pursue your screenprinting life on your own.  

A week prior to the class I will need a clean high resolution jpeg or tiff or vectored illustrator file sent to me, so I may output the film and burn a screen for you to have here ready to go on the workshop date.  This way everyone will be able to print something that interests them. The image needs to be no bigger than 12 inches wide and no taller than 15 inches. If you are interested in this workshop and sign up I will give you more details and answer any questions you may have prior to the class.

Space is limited to around five students.

Name *
Name
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Feb
24
1:00 PM13:00

Beginning Wood Carving with Bernie Ross - $75

This class will get you acquainted with tools and techniques of classical wood carving. We will discuss sharpening and maintenance of tools,acquiring materials, setting up a work space and different wood species suitable for carving. Our project will be an Acanthus leaf in Bas Relief out of Black Walnut. Wood carving is the perfect antidote for our fast paced, techno society.      

Name *
Name
View Event →
Feb
17
12:00 PM12:00

Screen Printing - $125

Everything you would want to know about screenprinting  will be covered in this workshop from image choice to getting it printed… registration, coating screens with emulsion, burning screens,  other alternatives to photo emulsion for making stencil, mesh count, squeegee choice, different inks, uses of screen printing, outputting image on film for burning screen,  aluminum versus wooden frames, EVERYTHING!

There will be handouts for you to take with you and refer to, and those in addition to taking the class should be enough for you to get jump started and pursue your screenprinting life on your own.  

A week prior to the class I will need a clean high resolution jpeg or tiff or vectored illustrator file sent to me, so I may output the film and burn a screen for you to have here ready to go on the workshop date.  This way everyone will be able to print something that interests them. The image needs to be no bigger than 12 inches wide and no taller than 15 inches. If you are interested in this workshop and sign up I will give you more details and answer any questions you may have prior to the class.

Space is limited to around five students.

Name *
Name
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Feb
10
1:00 PM13:00

Wooden Spoon Carving with Bernie Ross - $75

Carve your very own wooden spoon using a hatchet and a hook knife. Bernie will demonstrate  and share his extraordinary wealth of knowledge with you, patiently guiding you from start to finish… from tree to spoon. He is an incredible teacher of this fine craft, and you will be amazed at how incredible your spoon will turn out and how much interesting information you will leave with. All materials included.

Name *
Name
View Event →
Feb
3
2:00 PM14:00

Journal Making - $45

Come on over and make a very easy peasy journal of adopted cardboard holding sheets of sketch paper. These journals could be used for any number of things from scrapbooking your memorabilia, photo album, sketch pad, writings, etc. We will be making one size, but you will learn the basics and can go home and make a million more of any size you wish, personalizing them as you see fit.

In addition to the journal making you will be shown a couple ways of printing images onto the pages, adding even more to the fun of the project.

Name *
Name
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Jan
27
2:00 PM14:00

Linoleum Block Printing - $75

Learn this really fun and easy printing process to create the most unique cards, stationary, fabric, wrapping paper or even as a stamp for texturing or designing patterns on clay.  All materials are included.

Name *
Name
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Oct
7
1:00 PM13:00

Clay - Hand Building $80

Using clay, we will hand build organic flower pots, beads, or whatever your heart desires. We will work on the smaller side, so you can understand the process.  You will learn the pinch, coil, and slab techniques of building with clay. Completed projects can be picked up a few couple weeks after completion of the class to allow for the drying process and firing in the kiln.   All materials included.

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Sep
23
2:00 PM14:00

Experience the Art of Magic

Magic is the rare art form that can change how you perceive reality. And now you have the chance to experience true astonishment up close, right here at the Studio. Join us every other Saturday for free magic shows performed by local artists from the Silicon Valley chapter of the International Brotherhood of Magicians (Ring 216). Then stick around to learn magic during a free hands-on workshop. It’s perfect for kids, adults, and everyone in between. This workshop is free and no reservations are required.  Just show up and have fun!

Showtimes: 2:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.

Workshop: 3:00 - 3:30 p.m. 

Questions? Contact David Martinez at president@ring216.org

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Sep
9
2:00 PM14:00

Experience the Art of Magic

Magic is the rare art form that can change how you perceive reality. And now you have the chance to experience true astonishment up close, right here at the Studio. Join us every other Saturday for free magic shows performed by local artists from the Silicon Valley chapter of the International Brotherhood of Magicians (Ring 216). Then stick around to learn magic during a free hands-on workshop. It’s perfect for kids, adults, and everyone in between. This workshop is free and no reservations are required.  Just show up and have fun!

Showtimes: 2:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.

Workshop: 3:00 - 3:30 p.m. 

Scheduled performances in 2017:July 1, July 15, July 29, August 12, August 26, September 9 (dates subject to change)

Questions? Contact David Martinez at president@ring216.org

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Sep
3
12:30 PM12:30

Glass Fusing - Tile $75

Using sheet glass, powders, frits, fiber blanket and paper, you will create small unique tiles that can be hung in a window or outside or pieced together to make a bigger piece. We will talk about ideas and possibilities in class.  All materials included.

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Sep
2
1:00 PM13:00

Beginning Sewing B $90

A basic sewing class, a continuation from SEWING CLASS A, where you can have further instruction and make a pillow, pillowcase, drawstring bag, linen napkins, and/or a linen dish towel. All materials and supplies will be included.

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Aug
27
1:00 PM13:00

Wooden Spoon Carving with Bernie Ross $75

Carve your very own wooden spoon using a hatchet and a hook knife. Bernie will demonstrate  and share his extraordinary wealth of knowledge with you, patiently guiding you from start to finish… from tree to spoon. He is an incredible teacher of this fine craft, and you will be amazed at how incredible your spoon will turn out and how much interesting information you will leave with. All materials included.

Name *
Name
View Event →
Aug
26
1:00 PM13:00

Clay - Handbuilding $80

Using clay, we will hand build organic flower pots, beads, or whatever your heart desires. We will work on the smaller side, so you can understand the process.  You will learn the pinch, coil, and slab techniques of building with clay. Completed projects can be picked up a few couple weeks after completion of the class to allow for the drying process and firing in the kiln.   All materials included.

Name *
Name
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Aug
19
1:00 PM13:00

Screen Printing Day 1 $175

This is a two-day class. Everything will be covered from image choice to getting it printed… registration, coating screens with emulsion, burning screens, mesh count, squeegee choice, different inks, uses of screen printing, outputting image on film for burning screen, EVERYTHING! All materials included.

Name *
Name
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Aug
13
1:00 PM13:00

Glass Fusing - Tile $75

Using sheet glass, powders, frits, fiber blanket and paper, you will create small unique tiles that can be hung in a window or outside or pieced together to make a bigger piece. We will talk about ideas and possibilities in class.  All materials included.

Name *
Name
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