Schoodic Arts for All 2013
Summer Festival Workshops
Here are the exciting offerings of our last festival:
Begin with shore side instructions on the principles of sailing and safety. Learn to tie knots for rigging boats and participate in on-water demonstrations and drills by experienced sailors. Then practice basic skills in handling a boat under sail with an instructor. Lunch will be provided. Club membership is included in the fee.
Ages 12 – Adult Wed, Aug 7, (rain date Aug 8), 8:30-3:30, 7 hours Cost $125.00 PETIT MANAN YACHT CLUB Bring: Personal Floatation Device (PFD) if available, loaners will be made available. Petit Manan Yacht Club C/o Kathleen Hart Kathleen Hart and Vicky Hampshire http://pm-yc.com/greetings.html
2 Baking Artisan Bread at Home
A hands-on bread class where students learn principles of bread baking as well as techniques and tips enabling them to make French boules and baguettes at home. Discussion and demonstration of other types of bread will also be included in the class.
Ages 16 – Adult Tues, Wed, & Thurs, July 30, 31 & Aug 1, 1-4pm, 9 hours Cost $98.00 MASONIC HALL Bring: Large mixing Bowl, Dry measure cup set, Measuring spoon set, Large board (wood, plastic, stone) (for kneading dough), Wooden spoon, wisk, and/or Plastic pastry scrape, Kitchen towel, Cookie Sheet, Metal Pastry scraper (optional), Kitchen Scale (optional) Dan Keegan
3 Creative Cupcakes and Cake Pops
Ages 5-adult Fri, Aug 9, 2013, 8-noon, 4 hours Cost $45.00 MASONIC HALL Bring: rolling pin, a large mixing bowl, a wooden spoon, an apron. Veronica Grinnan
4 Quilting and Flooding Cookies
Cookies made using a technique called quilting and flooding gives your cookies a 3d affect and is popular now in the bakers world.
Ages 8 – Adult Thu, Aug 8, 2013, 1-5pm, 4 hours Cost $45.00 MASONIC HALL Bring: Frosting bags, small paintbrushes, large mixing bowl, a wooden spoon. Veronica Grinnan
5 Realistic Fondant Cakes
Ages 10 – Adult Wed, Aug 7, 2013, 9-noon & 1-5pm, 7 hours Cost $80.00 PENINSULA SCHOOL CAFETERIA Bing: Rolling pin, large mixing bowl, a wooden spoon, an apron, a small paint brush, x-acto knife, plastic pastry Mat for rolling fondant on, and 2 – 8 inch cake pans. Veronica Grinnan
6 Gourdgeous Birdhouses
Ages Adult Tue, Jul 30, 2013, 1-4pm, 3 hours Cost $38.00 PENINSULA SCHOOL ART ROOM No bring list Sandi Cirillo www.especially-for-ewe.com
7 Accordian Book
Ages 15 – Adult Thu, Aug 8, 2013, 9-12:30, 3.5 hours Cost $47.00 MASONIC HALL Bring: scissors, images of choice, findings, ribbon, scrapbooking papers of embellishments of choice, if desired. Debbie Gilbert www.artfortheheartandsoul.com
8 Adirondack Chair
Ages Adult Thu, Aug 8, 2013, 9am-4pm, 7 hours Cost $145.00 TENT Bring: Required : ratchet with 9/16 and 5/8 sockets, wrenches: 9/16 and 5/8, cordless Drill with star drive T20 and T25 bits, #2 Phillips bit, drill bits (5/64, and _) and 3/8 spade bit, sanding block (sheet of 60 and 80 grit paper) pencil, measuring tape and rule. Optional: palm or orbital sander. Chris Chessie
9 Alcohol Inks to Color Non Porous Surfaces
Use brightly colored alcohol ink to dye non-porous surfaces such as ceramic tiles, glass votives and vases, metal and more! Use straws, sponges, sprayers and more for different looks! Makes gorgeous pieces!
Ages 10 – Adult, Sun, Aug 4, 2013, 1-3pm, 2 hours Cost $30.00 COMBS STUDIO Bring: Wear Cloths to get Messy in, Eye Protection Amanda Coburn http://amandacoburn.etsy.com
10 Altered Books: The Multi-Fold
Ages 14 – Wed, July 31st, 2013, 9am-noon, 3 hours Cost $35.00 PENINSULA SCHOOL CAFETERIA Bring: scissors, glue sticks (2 small or one large), a hard cover book with approximately 250 pages. Book dimensions are students’ choice. Debbie Gilbert www.artfortheheartandsoul.com
11 Art Pottery: Tile Making
Ages 14 – Adult Tues, July 30 & Tues Aug 6, 1pm- 3pm, 4 hours Cost $57.00 COMBS STUDIO All materials provided Anna Woolf www.wildcardpottery.etsy.com
12 Building a Rustic Birdhouse
Build and decorate a small wooden birdhouse. Each student will receive a packet of pre-cut birdhouse parts then decorate the house with found objects such as birch bark, twigs, fungus, bone, pinecones, etc.
Ages 12 – AdultWed, Aug 7, 2013, 9-12 & 1-2, 4 hours Cost $60.00 TENT Bring: hammer, pliers, scissors, clippers, string, wire, and any natural materials you want to incorporate Vicki Fox www.MAINESTICKCHICK.COM
13 Confetti Bowl
Ages 12 – Adult Fri, Aug 9, 2013, 9-noon -&12:30-3, 5.5 hours Cost $ 73.00 CHURCH Bring: Mop size bucket, scissors, tape measure,12 spring type clothespins, pencil, spray bottle, jack knife or flat awl Martha Chessie
14 Functional Paper Mache: Make a Bowl
Ages 15 – Adult, Tuesday, July 30, 9-11:30 & Friday, Aug 2, 9-10:30, 4 hours Cost $47.00 PENINSULA SCHOOL CAFETERIA Bring: scissors, newspaper (a large Sunday edition or several daily editions), A bowl to use as a mold (approximate diameter between 10 and 12). Wear work clothes. It will get messy. Debbie Gilbert www.artfortheheartandsoul.com
15 Harvest Basket
Ages 12 – Adult Wed, Aug 7, 2013, 9-noon -&12:30-3, 5.5 hours c Cost $75.00 CHURCH Bring: Mop size bucket, scissors, tape measure,12 spring type clothespins, pencil, spray bottle, jack knife or flat awl Martha Chessie
16 Leather Handled Tote Basket
Ages 12 – Adult Thu, Aug 8, 2013, 9-noon -&12:30-3, 5.5 hours Cost $79.00 CHURCH Bring: Mop size bucket, scissors, tape measure,12 spring type clothespins, pencil, spray bottle, jack knife or flat awl Martha Chessie
17 Maritime Shadow Boxes
Ages 10 – Adult Mon, Jul 29, 2013, 9- noon, 3 hours Cost $, 45.00 HAMMOND HALL Bring: small objects and maritime themed photos, magazine images. Penobscot Marine Museum Kathy Goldner http://penobscotmarinemuseum.org/
18 Mask Making Functional And Sculptural
Ages 10 – Adult Wed, Aug 7, 2013, 9-noon & 1-3, 5 hours Cost $65.00 WOMEN’S CLUB Bring: paint clothes, a wash cloth, a mirror if available, Nisa Smiley www.nisajewelry.com
19 Parade Puppet -the Big One
Ages 10 – Adult Mon, Wed, & Fri, Aug 5, 7, & 9, 3-5pm, 6 hours Cost $60.00 HAMMOND HALL Bring: paper bags, sapling tree poles, work clothes, sewing supplies Nance Parker, From Shoestring Puppets www.shoestringtheater.org
20 Porcelain Birds
Ages 10 – Adult Wed & Thurs, Aug 7 & 8, 9-noon, 6 hours All materials provided Cost $70.00 COMBS STUDIO Tim Christenson www.timchristensenpottery.net
21 Porcelain Fish Sculpture
Ages 10 – Adult Wed & Thurs Aug 7 &8, 1-4pm, 6 hours Cost $70.00 COMBS STUDIO All materials provided Tim Christenson www.timchristensenpottery.net
22 Pottery Wheel (adult)
Be captivated by the magical way a vessel is pulled up from the mound of clay. In this hands-on experience you will be guided by a studio potter with patience, lightheartedness and an emphasis on taking creative risks and having fun.
Ages 14 – Adult Mon, Jul 29, 2013, 9:30-12:00 & 1:00-2:30, 4 hours Cost $60.00 COMBS STUDIO Bring: any texture making tools, fabrics, or other items for making impressions in the clay Anna Woolf www.wildcardpottery.etsy.com
23 Pottery Wheel (children’s)
Ages 5 – 14 Tue, Jul 30, 2013, 10-Noon, 2 hours Cost $32.00 COMBS STUDIO Bring: stamps, textures, inspirational materials to guide your surface decoration Anna Woolf www.wildcardpottery.etsy.com
24 Rustic Trellis or Garden Gate
Ages 12 – Adult Mon, Aug 5, 2013, 9-12 & 1-2, 4 hours Cost $50.00 TENT Bring: twine, clippers, pliers, saw, loppers Vicki Fox www.MAINESTICKCHICK.COM
25 Sailer’s Valentines
Ages 6 – Adult Mon, Jul 29, 2013, 2-5pm, 3 hours Cost $50.00 HAMMOND HALL Bring: Special photo or small object to be placed in the center of the Valentine (optional.) Penobscot Marine Museum, Kathy Goldner http://penobscotmarinemuseum.org/
26 Soap Making
Ages 12-adult – Working with lye requires attention to safety precautions Sat, Aug 3, 2013, 1-5pm, 4 hours Cost $44.00 WOMEN’S CLUB Wear old clothes that cover arms and legs. Amy Reisman www.artemisfarm.me
27 Vintage Lace Pendant Lights
Using a simple recycled glass jar and lid, vintage lace and doilies, a light bulb and a few electrical components we will make beautiful softly-lit hanging lights that will delight you for years to come!
Ages 10 – Adult Thu, Aug 8, 2013, 9-noon, 3 hours Cost $48.00 WOMEN’S CLUB Bring: a favorite lidded glass jar (with a minimum opening of 2”) and select lace if they’d like to use their own. Nisa Smiley www.nisajewelry.com
28 CloggingAll Ages Sun, Aug 4, 2013, 1-4pm, 3 hours Cost $40.00 HAMMOND HALL Comfortable shoes or tap shoes Bunny Gibson http://www.stepintimecloggers.com/
29 Dance on Your Dinner Plate!
Students will learn about healthy eating like Stevie Dunham
Students will dance and move and learn about health like never before. This class teaches children about nutrition through dance and the correlation between what they eat and how they feel. This dance class is highly active and very energetic.Ages 7-11 Thurs, Fri, & Sat, Aug 8, 9, & 10, 9-10am, 3 hours Cost $40.00 HAMMOND HALL Bring: Sneakers, waterbottle Stevie Dunham
30 From the Canvas to the Stage
Work with a local artist’s painting to create a short work of choreography. Using elements of time, space, texture and form to influence your own creativity to produce one unified dance. No movement experience required.Ages 7 – Adult Thurs & Sat, Aug 8 &10, 1-3pm, 4 hours Cost $50.00 HAMMOND HALL Bring: socks, waterbottle Stevie Dunham
31 Musical Theater Dance
Broadway wouldn’t be the same without dance. In this course, students will learn original choreography as if they were cast in a Broadway production. No singing required.Ages 13 – 18 Thurs & Sat, Aug 8 &10, 10-noon, hours Cost $50.00 HAMMOND HALL Bring: clothes to move in, dance shoes or sneakers with socks
Ages 8 – Adult Fri, Aug 9, 2013, 1-4pm, 4 hours Cost $50.00 WOMEN’S CLUB Bring: heavy boots with heel Greg Frangoulis, Shoestring Puppet Theater www.shoestringtheater.org
33 Bleach T-Shirt Design
Ages 12 – Adult Sat, Aug 3, 2013, 9-noon, 3 hours Cost $35.00 WOMEN’S CLUB Bring: dark colored 100% cotton t-shirts; 1 – 4 t-shirts, depending how many you want to design. Hannah Woodward
34 Chic Nuno felted scarf
Ages 14 – Adult Tue, Jul 30, 2013, 1-4:30, 3.5 hours Cost $ 50.00 PENINSULA SCHOOL CAFETERIA Bring: scissors, 2 large (bath) towels, plastic bag for wet objects Debbie Gilbert www.artfortheheartandsoul.com
35 Felting Summery Creatures
Ages 9 – Adult Wed, Jul 31, 2013, 9-noon, 3 hours Cost $38.00 WOMEN’S CLUB No bring list Maureen Andrew
36 Fiber Fun For Kids
Make projects, such as felted balls for keychains, necklaces or pins, and weave on a circular loom a braid to make a necklace, hair band, bookmark, or friendship bracelet.Ages 8 – 12 Tue, Jul 30, 2013, 9-11am, 2 hours Cost $23.00 WOMEN’S CLUB No bring list Sandi Cirillo www.especially-for-ewe.com
37 Fun Fiber Scarf
Ages 12 – Adult Mon, Aug 5, 2013, 2:30-4:30, 2 hours Cost $25.00 PENINSULA SCHOOL CAFETERIA Bring: scissors, a minimum of 6 different yarns/ribbon in coordinating colors. You will need 28-30 pieces that are 2 yards long. Debbie Gilbert www.artfortheheartandsoul.com
38 Jelly Roll Strip Bag
Ages 8 – Adult and able/interested in learning to use a sewing machine Mon. & Tue., Aug 5 & 6, 8-10am, 4 hours Cost $55.00 WOMEN’S CLUB Bring: Scissors, a sewing machine if you have one, otherwise they will be provided; an iron and ironing board if you can, otherwise there will be plenty to share. We will provide materials, but, if you have some favorites, bring 4, 2 Buttons, coordinating thread, a 20 piece Jelly roll and 2 coordinating fabric Fat Quarters. Nancy Betterley
39 Kid’s Pillowcase
Make a pillowcase for your bed in your favorite color or choice of character, learning to do French Seams. These make great gifts anyone would be proud to give and to receive.Ages 8 – Adult and able/interested in learning to use a sewing machine Mon, Aug 5, 2013 10:30-noon, 1.5 hours Cost $ 20.00 WOMEN’S CLUB Bring: Sharp Scissors, Sewing machine, 1 yd. favorite material or I will supply and coordinating thread. Bring an iron and ironing board if you can. Otherwise we will have enough to share Nancy Betterley
40 Makeup/Travel Bag
Ages 8 – Adult and able/interested in learning to use a sewing machine Mon. & Tue., Aug 5 & 6, 1-3pm, 4 hours Cost $ 50.00 WOMEN’S CLUB Bring: Sharp scissors, iron, sewing machine if possible with empty bobbin and an ironing board if possible. Nancy Betterley
41 No-Needle Knitting
Knit using a knitting board – no needles! Great for beginners and seasoned knitters; cast on, knit, and bind off. Creates two finished sides – perfect for scarves, afghans and more. Tuition includes your board to keep.
Ages Teens – Adults Mon, Jul 29, 2013, 1-4pm, 3 hours Cost $42.00 WORKS OF HAND Bring: Students may bring own yarn to practice with or set up for future project. Roger Fisher
42 Quilt Art Pillow
Ages 11- Adult Tues, & Wed, Aug. 6 & 7, 9:30-11:30 am 4 hours Cost $ 57.00 SEASIDE GRANGE Sewing machines are provided, but bring your own if you are especially familiar with it. Molly Eberle And Gail Ruland
43 Shibori Silk Scarves on a PVC Pipe
Ages 14 – Adult Wed, Jul 31, 2013, 1-4pm, 3 hours Cost $38.00 PENINSULA SCHOOL ART ROOM Bring a towel and wear old cloths Sandi Cirillo www.especially-for-ewe.com
44 Festival YOGA
Come breathe, stretch, relax and invigorate yourself for maximum enjoyment of the festival for free!
Ages 10 – AdultWeds, July 31 & Aug 7, 9-10:30am, 3 hours Cost FREE HAMMOND HALL Bring: mats, any yoga props (blocks, blankets, belts, bolsters) if you have them. Kris Onuf, RYT 200 www.kkonuf.wordpress.com
45 Kids In The Park – Junior Ranger Day
Family groups with children 12 and under are invited to come join in the fun as we explore, learn, and discover how to protect Acadia National Park. Explore the forest on a salamander hunt, learn about woodland, wetland, and marine animals, and try your hand as an NPS firefighter. Enjoy art activities and games! Learn about scientific studies going on in the area, test your skills at the Leave No Trace challenge course, and strut your stuff as you compete in the Animal Olympics.Children must be accompanied by an adult. Sat, Aug 3, 2013, 1-4pm, 3 hours Cost FREE SERC CAMPAS AT SCHOODIC POINT Bring: sturdy shoes, bug spray, layered clothing. – Children must be within hand holding distance of their adults. Kate Petrie Call 288-1310 for more information.
46 Singing Circle
A chance to get together and sing. If you enjoy informal singing, please join us. Singers of all ages are encouraged to brine a song to share / teach. Instruments are most welcome.All Ages Mon, Jul 29, 2013, Noon-1pm, 1 hour Cost FREE HAMMOND HALL bring; optional lunch and instruments Beverly Sovet
47 Singing Circle
A chance to get together and sing. If you enjoy informal singing, please join us. Singers of all ages are encouraged to brine a song to share / teach. Instruments are most welcome.All Ages Mon, Aug 5, 2013, Noon-1pm, 1 hour Cost FREE HAMMOND HALL bring; optional lunch and instruments Beverly Sovet
48 Creative Expression Workshop
Creative expression through movement, art, and writing. A time for personal creative movement to expressive music, painting on large paper, creative writing. Using the Natalie Goldberg format, a poem is selected; phrases are chosen to serve as prompts to write, all in a supportive environment.Adult Fri, & Sat, Aug 2 & 3, 9-12:30, 7 hours Cost $85.00 HAMMOND HALL bring: notebook to write in and pen, and wear comfortable clothes to move and paint in. Linden O’Ryan www.lindenoryan.com
49 Make Your Own Kubb Set
Kubb is a swedish lawn game with the object to knock down blocks by chucking wooden sticks at them — think a cross between horseshoes and bowling. In the class, we’ll build a set with a funky storage box, and of course play a few rounds when we’re finished.
Ages all ages welcome, young kids must bring an adult Sun, Aug 4, 2013, 9am-2pm, 4 hours Cost $60.00 US BELLS Bring: basic hand tools. Students have option to bring own wood/branches and paint/brush if desired Tim Fisher www.fisherwoodworking.com
50 Music Energizing Visual Expression
For folks who have studied and practiced painting and drawing Tue, Jul 30, 2013, 10am-4pm, 6 hours Cost $ 60.00 O’BRIEN STUDIO Bring: Materials of his/her most comfortable medium, ipod or some sort of personal listening device, favorite music, an open mind Wendilee Heath O’Brien www.whopaints.com
51 Enameled Jewelry
Ages 14 – Adult Sun, Aug 4, 2013, 9-noon, 3 hours Cost $42.00 COMBS STUDIO Kiln will be heated to 1500 degrees, and we will be putting things in and taking things out at that temperature. Please be sure not to wear anything with dangling sleeves, or dangling jewelry. Hair must be tied back. Amanda Coburn http://amandacoburn.etsy.com
52 Etched Metal Jewelry
Ages 12 – Adult Sat, Aug 3, 2013, 9-noon, 3 hours Cost $42.00 COMBS STUDIO Etching Solution will stain clothes. Please wear something you don’t mind ruining! Amanda Coburn http://amandacoburn.etsy.com
53 Fold Forming Copper for Jewelry or Clocks
Create texture and design in copper sheet metal by folding to create creases in the metal! Learn how to soften work hardened copper with torch, and how a heat patina creates beautiful, unexpected colors on copper! Finish pieces with bail or earwires to make gorgeous, wearable art, or turn large pieces into an abstract clock!
Ages 14 – Adult Sat, Aug 3, 2013, 1-4pm, 3 hours Cost $45.00 COMBS STUDIO Bring: Flexible Work Gloves. Since we’ll be working with fire, long hair must be tied back, and clothing must not have long dangling sleeves or embellishments. Amanda Coburn http://amandacoburn.etsy.com
54 Princess Tiara
Ages 8 – Adult Mon, Jul 29, 2013, 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm, 2 hours Cost $30.00 WOMEN’S CLUB Bring: Fingernail clippers Karen Hartt https://www.facebook.com/KinkAndKoilHandcrafts
55 Silver PMC Coin Bracelet
PMC bracelet, two sided coins with shell patterns or other patterns.
Ages 12 – Adult, Wed, Jul 31, 2013, 9-noon & 1-4, 6 hours Cost $ 145.00 COMBS STUDIO Bring: buttons, shells, lace, stamps, leaves, etc Nisa Smiley www.nisajewelry.com
56 Spool knitting with wire and beads
Ages 10 – Adult Fri, Aug 9, 2013, 1pm to 4 pm, 3 hours Cost $42.00 COMBS STUDIO No bring list. Must be able to handle small tools and wire clipper Karen Hartt https://www.facebook.com/KinkAndKoilHandcrafts
57 Ukin’ Do It! Ukulele
All Ages Sun, Aug 11, 2013, 1-4pm, 3 hours Cost $40.00 WOMEN’S CLUB Bring: Your Uke if you have one. (we have extras, if you need one) And a note pad and pencil. Gene Nichols
58 Kinetic Stone Sculpture
Ages 15 – Adult Mon, Aug 5, 2013, 9am-3pm, 6 hours Cost $90.00 BUELL QUARRY Bring: any of your own especially meaningful stones,safety goggles, gloves, earplugs if they have them. Students are strongly encouraged to bring their own stones and to wear work clothes and closed-toe shoes. Obadiah Buell www.bournedesigns.info
59 Sculpture From Modern Materials
Ages 12 – Adult Tue, Aug 6, 2013, 9-noon & 1-4pm, 6 hours Cost $70.00 TENT Bring: Imagination, open mind John McMurray
60 Split Stone Sculpture
Ages 15 – Adult Fri, Aug 2, 2013, 9am-3pm, 6 hours Cost $90.00 BUELL QUARRY Bring: any of your own especially meaningful stones,safety goggles, gloves, earplugs if they have them. Students are strongly encouraged to bring their own stones and to wear work clothes and closed-toe shoes. Obadiah Buell www.bournedesigns.info
61 Stacked Stone Sculpture
Ages 15 – Adult Thu, Aug 1, 2013, 9am-3pm, 6 hours Cost $90.00 BUELL QUARRY Bring: any of your own especially meaningful stones,safety goggles, gloves, earplugs if they have them. Students are strongly encouraged to bring their own stones and to wear work clothes and closed-toe shoes. Obadiah Buell www.bournedesigns.info
62 Stone Vessel
Ages 15 – Adult Sun, Aug 4, 2013, 9am-3pm, 6 hours Cost $90.00 BUELL QUARRY Bring: any of your own especially meaningful stones,safety goggles, gloves, earplugs if they have them. Students are strongly encouraged to bring their own stones and to wear work clothes and closed-toe shoes. Obadiah Buell www.bournedesigns.info
63 Tea Time with Alice
A 3-D, multi-media shadow box assemblage filled with highlights of Alice’s psychedelic journey through Wonderland: a fabulous time piece, a tiny deck of playing cards, even a bottle guaranteed to make you shrink! Join me through the looking glass and take home this homage to Alice!
Ages 15 – Adult Mon & Tue, Aug 5 & 6, 9-12 & 1-5, 14 hours Cost $165.00 MASONIC HALL Bring: Alene’s glue, white thread, assorted paint brushes, straight pins, sewing needle, assorted paints, scissors, assorted sculpting tools glitter of choice, thin permanent marker, hand held hair dryer or heat gun, hot glue gun and glue, decorative paper for backing, sharp ex-acto knife, 2 pieces 5 1/2 x 4 _ corrugated cardboard * child’s antique spoon and timepiece optional Lillian Alberti www.a-lil-whimsy.com
64 Hand Puppet Theatre
Build your own handpuppet and props, and together we will build a set to perform an original puppet show at the Schoodic Arts Festival Final Showcase.Ages 7 – Adult Mon. Wed, & Fri, Aug 5, 7, & 9, 1-3, 6 hours Cost $78.00 HAMMOND HALL bring: work clothes, paper bags, fabric, needle and thread, cardboard Nance Parker, From Shoestring Puppets www.shoestringtheater.org
65 Magic Illusions: Straws and Strings
Amaze your friends. Do magic tricks anywhere. Cut it, say the magic word, and it becomes restored again. Link it, say the magic word, and it comes apart. Use materials you can find anywhere.
Girls And Boys And Children Of All Ages Sat, Aug 9, 2013, 1-3pm, 2 hours Cost $30.00 HAMMOND HALL Lou Ward
66 Magic Illusions: Rope Tricks
The Professor’s Nightmare and two other rope tricks. Use ordinary clothes line to dazzle your friends.
Girls And Boys And Children Of All Ages 08/03/13, 3-5pm, 2 hours Cost $33.00 HAMMOND HALL Bring scissors Lou Ward http://www.amazinglou.com
67 Mask Theatre – The Power of Transformation
The mask is a lively and fun form of theatre. With my existing masks you will explore the physical and vocal aspect of a character, but with the added element of the mask. This workshop will surprise and invigorate you.
Ages 12 – Adult Fri, Aug 9, 2013, 10:00-12:00 & 1:00-3:00, 4 hours Cost $50.00 PENINSULA SCHOOL COMPUTER ROOM No bring list Beverly Mann
68 Beginning watercolor made easy
Ages 12 – Adult Thu, Aug 1, 2013, 10am-4:30pm, 6 hours Cost $75.00 CHURCH Bring: Sack lunch Gay Paratore www.NSArtists.org
69 Create a gorgeous orchid with pastels
Ages 12 – Adult Fri, Aug 2, 2013, 10am-4:30pm, 6 hours Cost $65.00 CHURCH Bring: Drawing board or heavy piece of cardboard 16 X 20 inch minimum. Sack lunch Gay Paratore www.NSArtists.org
70 Encaustic Tissue Collage Using Melted Beeswax
Make encaustic medium, mix colors, layer wax, do image transfers, collage, and incorporate found objects to create encaustic paintings. All materials provided, but bring what you’d like to experiment with including collage materials, fabric, paper, etc
Ages Teens – Adults Mon, Jul 29, 2013, 9am-2pm, 5 hours Cost $ 60.00 CHURCH All materials provided, but bring any special papers you would like to use for your encaustic paintings. If you have a heat gun and tissues, please bring them. Bring an apron or wear old art clothes. Diana Quinn www.muddypaws.com
71 Encaustic Workshop: Painting and Collage with Melted Beeswax
Make encaustic medium, mix colors, layer wax, do image transfers, collage, and incorporate found objects to create encaustic paintings.Ages Teens – Adults Mon, Aug 5, 2013, 9am-2pm, 5 hours Cost $62.00 CHURCH All materials provided, including 2-3 small cradled boards, but you can bring small, light objects to embed into the wax (ie twigs, buttons, paper, photocopies, fabric), as well as interesting tools with which to mark and scrape the wax. If you have a heat gun, please bring it. Bring an apron or wear old art clothes. Diana Quinn www.muddypaws.com
72 Introduction to Mixed Media
Ages 10 – Adult Tue, Aug 6, 2013, 10-noon, 2 hours Cost $ 28.00 COMBS STUDIO No bring list Carol Michaud www.CarolMichaud.com
73 Make A Postcard Of The Most Important Thing
Postcards were very popular from 1907 to 1915. Learn about the postcard craze and Belfast, Maine’s Eastern Illustrating and Publishing Company. See images of your town which they made. We will bring postcards of your town for you to write, and blank postcards on which you can make your own image.
Ages 6-10 Mon, Jul 29, 2013, 1-2, 1hour Cost $ 12.00 HAMMOND HALL No bring list Penobscot Marine Museum, Kathy Goldner http://penobscotmarinemuseum.org/
74 Mixed Media Architect
Base your design on a photo of your favorite place: home, school, church. Build texture and color into the composition to make an exciting art piece. Warm your heart and your soul creating your unique vision.
Ages 10 – Adult Fri, Aug 2, 2013 10-noon & 1-3, 4 hours Cost $ 48.00 COMBS STUDIO Bring: 3 5 X 7 or 4X6 black and white photocopies each of a building and people related to that this building in your memory of it paint brushes: # 1 round # 8 flat, # 5 angled, 1 stencil brush paint palette, if you have them (there will be brushes on hand if needed) scissors, assorted found objects that relate to the topic. Carol Michaud www.CarolMichaud.com
75 Paint a beautiful floral landscape with torn sponges and acrylics
No drawing skills needed. Base colors applied; clouds, trees, and grass painted with torn sponges (provided); flowers are dotted in linear clumps small and light in the distance to large and bright in the foreground.
Ages 12 – Adult Sat, Aug 3, 2013, 10am-4:30pm 6 hours Cost $65.00 CHURCH All materials provided Gay Paratore www.NSArtists.org
76 Photography Basics with Bubbles
Ages 14 – Adult Mon, Jul 29, 2013, 9-noon & 1-3, 5 hours Cost $53.00 PENINSULA SCHOOL COMPUTER ROOM Bring: A DSLR Camera and Memory Card Amy Olivia Pierce www.amypiercephoto.com
77 Portrait Photography
Ages 15 – Adult Tue, Aug 6, 2013, 9-noon & 1-4, 6 hours Cost $60.00 HAMMOND HALL Bring: Digital camera, DSLR preferred Greg Bennett www.gregbennettphotography.com
78 Riding The Mixed Media Dragon
Ages 4-8 Fri, Aug 9, 2013, 10-noon, 2 hours Cost $25.00 COMBS STUDIO Bring: Bring papers and objects that remind you of monsters and dragons, if you wish. Carol Michaud www.CarolMichaud.com
79 Sea Glass / Recycled Glass Window
Ages 12 – Adult Thurs, Aug 1 , 9-Noon & 1-4, 6 hours Cost $67.00 WOMEN’S CLUB Bring: A pattern such as your own drawing or a picture from a magazine or book… any simple image, and recycled glass if you have it. Royane Mosley www.royanemosley.com
80 The Artistry of Painting Boats
Start by exploring how artists use boats in their work and learn new ways to look at these sailing vessels, incorporating these new techniques into an acrylic painting. Some knowledge of acrylics helpful, but not necessary.
Ages 12 – Adult Thu, Aug 1, 2013, 10am-noon & 1- 4pm, 5 hours Cost $67.00 COMBS STUDIO Bring: Pencil, erasers, ruler Optional: brushes you like, sketchbook for notes, drawing boards if you have them Kaitlyn Metcalf www.MossKeepStudio.com
81 Ultra Violet Etching
Using photo-sensitive polymer plates, various drawing media and non-toxic, water-based inks, create and print etched (intaglio) images. Explore ways to ink and print plates, including chine colle, in which Japanese paper is incorporated in the etching.
Ages Teens – Adults Mon, Aug 5, 2013, 9-noon & 1-4, 6 hours Cost $ 80.00 COMBS STUDIO Bring: sketched ideas for drawing on plate, apron, old phone book, favorite opaque drawing materials, nitrile gloves & old rimmed baking sheet (if available). Kris Onuf www.kkonuf.wordpress.com
82 Winter Harbor Then & Now
Using photographs of Winter Harbor taken 75-100 years ago, we will seek out the same spots those photographers stood, and retake the photographs. What has changed over time and what has remained the same? Class will include a view camera demonstration.
Ages 14 – Adult Tue, Jul 30, 2013, 1-5pm, 4 hours Cost $40.00 HAMMOND HALL Bring: Camera and tripod if they have one but not necessary Kevin Johnson www.PenobscotMarineMuseum.org
83 Bag of Words! Creative Writing For Children
Your moose is dancing in the street! My pillow’s stuffed with cereal! — This class will introduce young writers to the joy and craft of writing poetry and (short) short stories and have their finished work performed alongside a reading.
Ages 6-12 Tue & Thurs, Aug 6 & 8, 9:30-Noon 5 hours Cost $55.00 DORCAS Bring: Notebook, Pen/Pencil Henry Finch www.henry-finch.com
84 Making And Breaking Through Writing
Writers will respond to published pieces, works of art, and everyday observations as they create well-crafted poems and short stories to be critiqued in class. All levels of experience are encouraged to attend.
Ages 13 – Adult Sun, Tues, & Thurs, Aug 4, 6, & 8, 2-4:20, 7 hours Cost $75.00 DORCAS Bring: Notebook, Pen/Pencil Henry Finch www.henry-finch.com
85 Writing with a Sense of Place
Discover your sense of place stories, unlock your creative voice, and learn Erica Wheeler’s three-part writing process to see how your life and your ‘sense of place’ are interconnected. Gain fresh writing and ideas to create songs, essays, stories and more. Support for developing ideas further. Suitable for all kind of writers, all levels of experience from the perpetually curious to the published author.
Ages Teens – Adults Fri, Aug 9, 2013, 10am to 2 pm, 4 hours Cost $50.00 DORCAS Bring: Journal, pen, something to sit on outside, walking shoes, comfortable clothes Erica Wheeler www.ericawheeler.com