School of the Arts

Welcome to the WomanKraft School of the Arts.

ATTENTION: We will be offering certain classes on a trail period, limited to two students and the teacher, and we will be requiring face masks and sanitizers. due to the limited amount of space, PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Please call us as soon as possible to assure there is room for you. Leave us a message, and we will get back to you as soon as possible to confirm your spot! 

PLEASE NOTE: Due to some serious budget cuts, we have been forced to raise the price of some of our workshops, we are committed to maintaining affordability as much as possible, and will continue to keep our prices as low as we can. Some scholarships will be available to low income people over 50, please call (520)629-9976 ext 2 for more information.

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HOW TO RESIN FLAT ARTWORKS 2 PARTS
You’ll learn how to resin your artwork with valuable money saving tricks an techniques that include optimal climate conditions , methods for mixing, pouring, brushing the resin and more. Part I: Wednesday, July 8, 1:30-4:30pm
Part II: Wednesday, July 15,, 1:30-3:30pm
Facilitator: Tony Di Angelis
Fee: $60 Supplies included 

HANDMADE PAPER MASKS 2 PARTS
We will learn to make paper and then we will decorate this handmade masterpiece.
Part I: Thursday, July 9, 1:30-2:30pm
Part II: Thursday, July 16, 1:30-4:30pm
Facilitator: Zoe Rhyne
Fee: $30 supplies included.


FLAT STAINED GLASS MOSAIC 2 PARTS
Create an 8″x10″ mosaic with an abstract or realistic design while learning to use the tools and tricks of the medium.
Part I: Friday, July 17, 9:30am-12:30pm
Part II: Friday, July 24, 10-11:30am
Facilitator: Zoe Rhyne
Fee: $60 supplies included 

MOSAIC GARDEN STEPPING STONE 2 PARTS
Learn the techniques to make your very own garden stones. Part I: Saturday, July 18, 1:30pm-4:30pm
Part II: Saturday, July 25,1:30-3pm
Facilitator: Linda K.
Fee: $60 supplies included

LET’S DRAW BIRDS 

You’ll learn techniques to sketch birds, and we’ll play with different dry mediums.
Tuesday, July 21, 1:30-4:00pm
Facilitator: Gayle Swanbeck 

Fee: $40 Supplies included. 

 

PAINTING WITH OILSTICKS 2 PARTS
You’ll learn to create beautiful artworks with this unique oil painting medium.
Part I: Tuesday, July 21, 6:30-8:30pm
Part II: Tuesday, July 28, 6:30-8:30pm
Facilitator: Mary Theresa Dietz
Fee: $60 Supplies included 

AFFIRMATION CHAINS
In this workshop we will take our lovely strips of paper power and create a lovely chain that will inspire and decorate any space! Thursday, July 23, 9:30am-11:30am
Facilitator: Zoe Rhyne
Fee: $20 supplies included. 


DRY FELTING CUDDLY CACTUS
Come and create your own piece of fiber art, learning basic needle felting techniques.
Thursday, July 23, 1:30pm -4:30pm
Facilitator: Zoe Rhyne
Fee: $30.00 supplies included 

LEARNING PERSPECTIVE
Here’s a chance to learn one and two point perspective that will have you drawing cubes, buildings, entire city landscape in perfect 3D perspective. Thursday, July 30, 1:30-3:30pm
Facilitator: Gayle Swanbeck
Fee: $40 Supplies included 

PRISMACOLOR PENCILS AND ABSTRACT ART
Here’s an opportunity to play with Prismacolor pencils and techniques that will help you understand and create a beautiful piece of abstract art.
Thursday, July 30, 6-9pm 

Facilitator: Terri McGuire 

Fee: $20 supplies included 

STAINED GLASS MOSAIC VOTIVES 2 PARTS
Learn to use glass cutters, nippers, etc. to create a light catching candle holder. It’s fun, functional, and always successful.
Part I: Thursday, August 20, 9:30am – 12:30pm
Part II: Thursday, August 27, 9:30am – 12:00pm
Facilitator: Zoe Rhyne
Fee: $60 supplies included. 

MOSAIC PLANTERS 2 PARTS
Come and learn how to mosaic a flower pot using glass and ceramic shards.
PART I: Thursday, August 20, 1:30-4:30 P.M. PART II: Thursday, August 27,1:30-2:30 P.M. Facilitators: Zoe Rhyne
Fee: $60.00 Supplies included. 

PERSONAL JOURNALS
Decorate a provided journal with collage techniques Friday, August 21, 9:30am – 12:30pm
Facilitator: Zoe Rhyne
Fee: $20 supplies included 

HOT GLUE GUN ART
Creating a work of art that appears almost 3 dimensional when it’s done. Friday, August 21, 1:30pm-4:30pm
Facilitator: Linda K
Fee: $20 Supplies included 

ABSTRACT PAINTING 2 PARTS
explore alternate repurposing of your art support, recycled objects as texture, even alternative sources for your paint.
Part I: Saturday, August 22, 1:30-4:30pm
Part II: Saturday, August 28, 1:30-4:30pm
Facilitator: Tony Di Angelis
Fee: $60 Supplies included

DRAWING HEADS
Learn some simple techniques for more successful results while drawing or painting the human head and face.
Wednesday. August 26, 1:30pm-4:00pm
Facilitator: Gayle Swanbeck
Fee: $40 supplies included

BEADSTRINGING JEWELRY
You can make your own beautiful jewelry in this
workshop.
Thursday, August 27, 6-9 PM
Facilitator: Terri McGuire
Fee: $50 supplies included with $10 supply fee payable to the instructor. 

ARTISTIC NAME TAGS
create a unique name tag that truly shows off your personality. Friday, August 28, 9:30am – 12:30pm
Facilitator: Zoe Rhyne
Fee: $20 supplies included 

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    • Grace Post author

      Thank your for the warm memories. On our page “Welcome! Here’s a little bit about us.” There is contact info, you can leave a message for the castle with your address to receive our newsletter. We no longer have the upstairs as a guest suite, I am sorry to inform you. Hope to hear from you soon!

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