PURE.PLAY- A Day Long Painting Immersion with Dionna Raedeke
Date: Saturday, September 7
Time: 9am-5pm (one hour lunch break)
Workshop Description: No experience required! This day-long workshop is for anyone, regardless of skill level. We are here to have fun, get messy, explore new art methods and materials, and gather as creative beings in a supportive environment. We will explore color mixing, blending and open drawing styles, blind contour fun, collaboration and more! All Art Materials will be provided- just bring your open heart. This is a judgment-free zone that allows you to experiment and play while being loosely guided to get fun results! Come let your creativity shine!
Registration closes on Wednesday, September 4
Instructor’s Biography: A seasoned visual and musical curator, Dionna has a deep understanding of art mediums, color, composition, materials, scale and loves combining art, music and healing in any capacity possible. Dionna has a BFA in ceramics and printmaking- and currently works as a studio artist and creative guide in St. Louis, MO.
Members: 140.00 | Non-Members: 175.00 all supplies included
Enhanced Creativity Workshop with Deborah Terra Weltman
Dates: Saturdays September 21 and 28
Description: Can creativity be encouraged, facilitated, expanded? Are there techniques to push creativity into a higher gear? Are there creative tricks? YES! Come explore creativity through written and spoken word, through visual arts, through creative-problem-solving, and working with creativity principles. Class is hands-on… brains-on… and creative mind-sets turned-on! And, it's FUN! Age 16+
Bring a notebook and pen to the first class. Students are asked to purchase watercolor supplies. Previous watercolor experience is NOT needed.
Members: $80 | Non-Members: $100
Instructor Bio: Deborah Terra Weltman has been exploring creativity for over 30 years. She has taught art in the public schools, is the owner of a picture framing and interior decorating business, and is a writer and teacher (now to adult students). She is currently writing a deck of “Creativity Cards”, has written two decks of “What if…? Cards”, a series of guided meditations, and a book about realizing her big dream of walking a 500 mile-long pilgrimage trail across northern Spain: Camino Lessons, Losing 21st Century Fears on an Ancient Pilgrimage Trail. Deborah teaches “The Artist’s Way”, “Treasure Journaling”, and other classes on creativity and individual giftedness.
Pre-conference workshops will be on October 2 & 3. Taught by well regarded instructors, these classes offer participants a small group, in-person learning experience and reflect an exciting variety of fiber/textile subject areas. Make the most of your time in St. Louis by signing up for more than one! Register early; class sizes are small and may fill quickly.
June 1: Workshop registration opens to non-conference participants
August 1: Workshops that don’t meet the minimum enrollment of 5 will be cancelled
September 3: No workshop refunds after this date