last minute, spur of the moment classes and events.
Photos and workshop descriptions
can be found by scrolling down below the calendar.
Sat. 10th Simple Watercolor for Everyone/Miriam Hughes 1-4 $45.
Tues. 20th - ZenDoodle with us from 10-noon
Sat.24th Wood Violet Fabric Collage with Susan Edmonson 10-4 $80.
Sun. 25th Bobbie Polilzzi - Altered Art Assemblage 10-4 $100.
Tues. 4th ZenDoodle with us from 10-Noon NO charge NO pre-registration
Sat. 15th Outdoor Arts & Crafts Flea Market (space available)
Tues. 18th ZenDoodle with us from 10-Noon NO charge NO pre-registration
Tues. 8th ZenDoodle with us from 10-Noon NO charge NO pre-registration
Sat.5th & Sun.6th - Kate ThompsonWild is the Child (Acrylic Painting) $250.
Tues. 22nd ZenDoodle with us from 10-Noon NO charge NO pre-registration
Please contact Random Arts for registration information. Some workshops may be filled with a wait list and others may have available space. We accept, paypal, visa, mc, amex and personal checks www.randomartsnow.com (828) 749-1165 firstname.lastname@example.org
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Wood Violet Fabric Collage
Sat. Sept 24th
Tip Toe through the soft green grass to find a sweet little wood violet with Susan Edmonson. She will share with you, her many embroidery stitches, embellishing ideas & simple ways to bring these delightful wood violets to life.
By adding bits of lace, trims & Susan's colorful collections of embroidery floss, dyed scrim, silk and more your very special hand sewn project will "bloom" before your eyes. 10-4 $80.
Altered Sketchbook Cover
Sunday, Sept 25th 10-4 $100
Bobbie says this about this class...
"I always carry my artist sketchbook with me as you never know where inspiration will come from or when it will strike. It is part of my basic tool box when I teach or take a workshop. It is filled with ideas, inspirations, instructions, sketches, lists, deadlines, thoughts an quotes."
Cont'd...Altered Sketchbook Cover with Bobbie Polizzi Sun. Sept 25th
Assemblage is a big part of this project. You will learn paint, rusting, collage, design, composition, texture & assemblage techniques as well as how to alter antique photos using a variety of paints & other textural materials.
Registration limited to 12 students.
Kate Thompson Nov. 5 & 6
Wild is the Child with Kate Thompson
Sat Nov. 5 & Sun. Nov. 6th
In this class Kate will be teaching several different paintings with vintage children photos. Kate says, "I was really drawn to some of these old photos, some of which are orphans. I wanted these children to be protected & the only protection was their heartfelt animals & pets." We will be creating images of these children with animal headdresses & portraits & creating stories with these paintings. These stories will be attached to the art.You'll be using watercolors, gesso, linseed oil , charcoal & oil bars on watercolor paper & vintage ledger paper.
Kate Thompson - Nov 5 & 6
It is necessary to pre-register for all workshops in advance. Fees are returnable if your cancellation is made at least 1 week prior to workshop date (less a 20% service fee) If the class is canceled by Random Arts for any reason, your fee is completely refundable. Fees are due at the time of registration. Sorry, no exceptions. No refunds after the one week deadline. Acceptable forms of payment for workshops: • personal checks(with proper ID), • Visa and MC credit & debit cards. • PayPal (we will send a paypal invoice to you) • Cash Mailing address: Random Arts 481 Louisiana Ave. Saluda, NC 28773. For registration please email us. email@example.com
Check out www.saluda.com for more info
In the past, eclectic mix of instructors & workshops has brought students from as far away as Florida, Georgia, Ohio, Kentucky, Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia, Colorado, California, New Jersey,Tennessee, and of course, South Carolina to
our studio in Saluda.
My gosh, we even had someone come from England! And some of our instructors traveled from California, Canada, England & Australia, as well as those who live in our own little mountain town of Saluda and towns and villages nearby. Read on, and you will discover that our plans for this year are equally as exciting as years past.
••• Watch for our updated newsletters that detail
a wide variety of workshops in our new building that include fiber work, beading, jewelry, collage, assemblage, stamping, mixed media art and more. You will be able to join together with experienced instructors, from all over the country with a vast working knowledge of their craft. They'll share their skills with us on a regular basis and bring us inspiration & encouragement as our creative journey continues to grow. Be sure to check our web site for updates & class availability as we move forward on a daily basis.
(Best way to reach us in a timely manner is by email)