Add some creative natural beauty to your holidays this year by making your own holiday wreath. Instructor Leona Swiacki will guide you through the process of creating a wreath using evergreens accented with natural elements such as pinecones and berries. Top it off with an elegant bow and enjoy it during the holidays and into the winter months that follow. Please wear work clothes and bring garden shears and light work gloves. All other materials provided.
Pre-registration required; $30 members,…Find out more »
Are you bummed that the Holiday Wreath Workshop at 1:00 on December 8 has sold out? Ta da–it’s a holiday miracle! We are happy to say that floral designer Leona Swiacki, who taught our recent Thanksgiving Flower Arrangement class, has generously offered to do an additional class on December 8 from 10 a.m. until noon. Leona will provide step by step instructions for novices. A spectacular range of greens and other plant material to work with that is not available…Find out more »
Grace your Thanksgiving table with a floral creation designed by you using seasonal flowers and plant materials. Floral designer Leona Swiacki will provide guidance and instruction to help you create a natural masterpiece that will be a beautiful addition to your own table or a wonderful hostess gift. Please bring floral shears and an apron.
Pre-registration required; $25 members, $30 non-membersFind out more »
Join instructor Patti Kelly of the Community Arts Center for an autumn day of seeing, photographing, collecting, making and sharing observations of the world around us. During this intergenerational workshop, we will explore nature by using our senses to create artwork using leaves, sticks, stones and other found materials. Then we’ll capture these moments of beauty through the lens of a digital camera. We will also photograph trees, plants, insects and the natural environment of the beautiful grounds of Tyler…Find out more »
Capture the beauty of nature as it evolves through the seasons. In this exciting two hour workshop, garden writer and award winning photographer Marcia Tate will share her 7 Rules for Getting Professional Results with Your Digital Camera to create winning photographs, document the progress of your garden or aid the landscape design process. Bring your camera for the outdoor photography session (weather permitting) after a classroom workshop.
Pre-registration required, $20 members, $25 non-membersFind out more »
If you love beer, this is the class for you. In this fun evening workshop you will make your very own beer stein out of clay using simple slab hand-building construction under the guidance of Bob Deane and Drew Arata. No prior experience with clay is necessary. After the workshop, your stein will be fired in the Community Arts Center kiln. You can pick it up there one week later. During the workshop, you will also have the chance to…Find out more »