2021 Friday Classes

February 19, 2021

Register for RETREAT, Retreat + Classes, or Classes only.
Come CREATE with us!

Retreat only registration allows you to bring your own project (or projects!) in any art & craft medium to work on for the weekend. It is YOUR dedicated time and space to be creative! For more info, click here


Form Folded Flame Painted Copper Earrings
Friday, February 19, 3:00-5:00 pm
Instructor:  Angela Szelag
Fee: $55 – All supplies included
Class Level:  Beginner

Join us for this fun and colorful beginning level earring class.  Learn the art of form folding metal to create a rippled effect and add a splash of color with fire painting the copper.  It’s a fun, easy and carefree project.

You will have your choice of creating copper ear wires or sterling silver ear wires to account for those that have sensitive ears. 

All materials included.  All tools will be provided for the class.


Blackout Poetry (adults)
Friday, February 19, 6:30 pm-8:30 pm
Instructor:  Ashley Schrad
Fee:  $40 – All supplies included
Class Level:  Beginner

Come learn how to get in the mindset to create.  Engage in mindfulness activities and being working on a blackout poetry piece.  Blackout poetry is a form of expression with minimal artistic ability.  Books will be provided and will be sent home with the participant to continue their poetry exploration.

Check out Ashley’s Sunday Blackout Poetry for ages 11-18 on Sunday.


Wave Bracelet
Friday, February 19, 7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Instructor:  Angela Szelag
Fee: $95 – All supplies included
Class Level:  Beginner

Ladies and gents, it’s hammer time!  Let’s make some bracelets!

What a great way to spend a Friday night!  Join Angela in making this stacking wave bracelet set.  During this class you will make two bracelets to take home, one bracelet in silver and the other in your choice of copper or brass.  These hammer formed bracelets are fun to make and a great way to relieve some stress. 

It’s a beginner level project. All are welcome.  All materials included.


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