Classes & Events

 

Be sure to read Santa Cruz Sentinel Article...
"Injecting Creativity into your life and work"

 

CLASS GIFT CERTIFICATES
Available for an artful friend or family member.
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PRIVATE OR GROUP CLASSES
You select a date and time to book a private class.

 

Classes Available at Painted Chair Studio

Class Calendar

Mosaic Stepping Stone Class Broken Plate Mosaic Class
In this class you will acquire all the information with one-on-one instruction to complete a mosaic stepping stone. This is also a great class to brush up on your mosaics skills.  I know you will enjoy picking out colorful tiles and plates, from a very large selection, and make a beautiful garden mosaic! Designing a "quilt style" mosaic will also be explored.  Come enjoy an afternoon of creativity in the garden studio setting. Instruction will be given
in the use of the tile nippers, mixing adhesives and grout to complete your project. 
$50 + $10 material fee
Hours: 1-4 pm   *Hours for Nov-Dec: 12-3pm

Super Broken Plate Mosaics Super Broken Plate Mosaic Class

In this class we will use broken plates and tiles, from a large colorful selection, to create a mosaic on a flat or three dimensional surface.  This class is suitable for either the beginner or mosaic student who would like to add to their skill set.  The projects you may choose from include a table top bird bath, flower pot, "tea cup" herb planter, stepping stone or wall plaque. You may also bring your own  project that is suitable to complete in class time. Instruction will be given in the use of tile nippers, mixing adhesives and grout. 
Come enjoy and afternoon in the garden studio!
$65 + $15 material fee
Hours: Noon-5 pm


Mixed Medium
Mosaics

In this workshop you will be able to design and create a wall plaque using stained glass pieces, glass tiles, mirrors, glass gems and more! The use of glass cutting tools, adhesives and grouting will be included in the instruction along with design hints. You will create a vibrant work of art!
$50 + $15 material fee
Hours: Noon-5 pm


Friday Mosaic
Studio Drop-In
First Friday Drop-In Workshop
This is an open studio drop-in workshop for mosaic artists. You will be able to use the indoor or outdoor studio space to create your own mosaic projects.  The studio time fee includes use of mosaic tools, adhesives and grout. If you have taken a mosaic class at the Painted Chair Studio or are familiar with the mosaic process, you can enjoy an afternoon of self-directed time creating mosaics. No instruction will be offered at this workshop. Bring your own supplies or purchase, at very reasonable prices, supplies from the studio. The supplies available at the studio will include everything you need to complete a project.
$25
Hours: Noon-5 pm

Stained "Glass on Glass" Mosaics

Stained Glass on Glass Mosaics

In this class we will use stained glass and glass tiles to create a "stained glass" style mosaic that can be displayed in a window.  This class is designed for both new and experienced students.
We will be working with glass cutting tools, and wheeled glass nippers.  Using the mosaic pieces, you will create your design on a framed piece of clear glass, using adhesives and grout to complete the project in class.
Instruction and the use of tools will be given at the beginning of the class.

$65 + $20 material fee

Hours: 11-5 pm


Succulent Planter Workshop

Stained Glass on Glass Mosaics

In this afternoon workshop you can complete an artful mosaic Succulent Planter.
You will learn the basics of mosaic art, using tiles, plates and cups.
It is a lovely gift for yourself or friends!

A small succulent will be included.

$50 + $10 material fee

Hours: 1-4 pm *Hours for Nov-Dec: 12-3pm


Mosaic Mirror Class

Stained Glass on Glass Mosaics

Illuminate the holiday season with a stunning mosaic mirror frame! Using bits of tiles, plates and glass gems you can create a very special piece of art for your home or as a gift. This project requires no tools, just fun with color and pattern.

$35 + $10 material fee

Hours: 12-3 pm

 

Class Calendar

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SEPTEMBER 2017
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= Friday Mosaic Studio Drop-In, Noon- 5pm

 

= Mosaic Stepping Stone Class, 1- 4pm

 

= Super Broken Plate Mosaics, Noon-5pm

 

= Succulent Planter Workshop, 1-4pm

 

OCTOBER 2017
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= Friday Mosaic Studio Drop-In, Noon- 5pm

 

= Mosaic Stepping Stone Class, 1- 4pm

 

= Stained "Glass on Glass" Mosaics, 11-5pm

 

= Succulent Planter Workshop, 1-4pm

 

NOVEMBER 2017
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= Friday Mosaic Studio Drop-In, Noon- 5pm

 

= Mosaic Stepping Stone Class, 12- 3pm

 

= Succulent Planter Workshop, 12-3pm

 

= Mosaic Mirror Class, 12-3pm

 

DECEMBER 2017
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= Friday Mosaic Studio Drop-In, Noon- 5pm

 

= Mosaic Stepping Stone Class, 12- 3pm

 

= Succulent Planter Workshop, 12-3pm

 

= Mosaic Mirror Class, 12-3pm

 

 

Nancy Howells   •   www.paintedchairstudio.com
421 Gharkey Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060  •  831-425-1602  •  howelln@cruzio.com  © 2014