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November & December Workshops at the Craft Guild

New! Marbling on Fabric Workshop
Due to popular demand – a fabric workshop!  Learn basic marbling techniques for dyeing simple, flat pieces of fabric (silk scarves, silk bags, and cotton) in this Saturday morning workshop.
Want to make unique gifts for your family as the holidays approach? or enjoy a special holiday creative session with your significant other? Click here to sign up for your choice of the many workshops and date nights offered.
11/4 Long-stitched Leather Journal
11/5 Watercolor Bowl – Fused Glass
11/11 Marbling on Fabric
11/12 Lampwork Flowers for Fusing
11/12 Intro to Leatherworking
11/17 Evening in Glass Studio
11/17 Evening in Pottery
11/17 Evening in Bookbinding
11/18 Fused Glass Drop-Out Vase
11/19 Fused Glass Holiday Sushi Set
12/2 Fused Glass Vitrograph Exploration
12/9 Fused Glass Stringer Vase
12/10 Intro to Leatherworking
Additional workshops may be added as they become available;  check craftguildofdallas.org for the latest information..  All classes offered through the end of the year will be held in our Valley View Mall studios.

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Oil and Cotton Adult Workshops

817 W. Davis St. #110
Dallas, TX 75208
214.942.0474
http://www.oilandcotton.com/

 

Listings through November 2017

Adult Weekly Art Class
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Sept 29 Natural Dye Series: Painting with Mordants Swatchbook
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Sept 30 Portrait Watercolor
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Oct 8 Leatherworking
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Oct 6 Voice as Primary Instrument
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Oct 13 & 20 Calligraphy: Spencerian
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Oct 14 Floral Painting:Intro to Acrylics and Oil
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Oct 15 Macrame Lace Planter
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Oct 15 – Nov 5 DIY Screenprinting
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Oct 21 Pattern and Construction: Leather Clutch
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Oct 22 Marbling
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Oct 27 Natural Dye Series: Shibori & Indigo Tea Towels
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Oct 28 Abstract Painting
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Oct 29 Embroidered Bouquet
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Nov 10 Calligraphy: Intro to Pen & Ink
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Nov 11 Machine Stitched Baskets
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Nov 17 Natural Dye Series: Immersion Dyeing Swatchbook
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Nov 18 Frame Loom Weaving
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Nov 19 Introduction to Handmade Filmmaking

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Craft Guild of Dallas Summer Classes

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http://www.craftguildofdallas.org/2017-summer-classes

  • Bookbinding & Leatherworking
  • Clay
  • Drawing & Painting
  • Glass
  • Metals
  • Youth Art

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Craft Guild of Dallas May Workshops

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http://www.craftguildofdallas.org/workshops-2/

Craft Guild of Dallas
Valley View Center
13331 Preston Road
Dallas, TX  75240

972-490-0303

info@craftguildofdallas.com

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NEW WINTER WORKSHOPS & more at Oil & Cotton

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ADULT CLASSES
PORTRAIT WATERCOLOR

with Jay Bailey
Saturday, December 10, 3-6pm
This workshop will explore the use of watercolor and mixed media techniques to render and depict a human portrait. Watercolor has unique qualities which allow for flexible applications and dynamic paintings. We will discuss material considerations such as brushes, papers, surfaces, and paints. We will also cover concepts and methods which will open doors for any level of painter, such as a limited palette and the role of preliminary drawings.

LEATHERWORKING

with Scott Horn
Sunday, January 15, 2-5pm
Learn the basics of leatherworking. Sheridan-style decorative leatherwork is a distinctively American craft traditions, with deep roots in Texas. This class will teach the traditional techniques to turn a strip of raw hide into a finished piece of wearable art.

NEW!!! INTRO TO TEXTILES SERIES

with Sarita Westrup and Analise Minjarez
Thursdays, January 19-23, 7-9pm
In this 6 week Intro to Textiles course students will explore three 2D techniques and one 3D technique through explorations and samples. Shibori – A Japanese term for several methods of dyeing cloth with a pattern by binding, stitching, folding, twisting, compressing, or capping. We will focus on exploring four stitching techniques on cloth and dye with indigo. Block Printing – Create graphic repeat patterns on cloth. Carve an image from a rubber block and practice your printing skills. Silk Painting – Use synthetic dyes to paint images on silk cloth. Prep the silk surface for painting and explore basic silk painting techniques and materials such as resist paste, salt, and alcohol. Basketry – Make a three dimensional form using the coiling technique with cotton cord. Make closed and open bottom baskets, and learn to finish the lip of a basket.

HAND EMBROIDERY

with Allie Biddle
Sunday, January 22, 1-4pm
Learn the basics of hand embroidery. Beginning as a decorative art for items worn and around the home, embroidery has grown into being a leading technique of fibers art. This workshop will go through a reference guide of basic introductory stitches and a weave. After, students use these learned stitches to embroider on their given designs. During the designs, we will chat about transferring designs onto fabric, as well as what it is like to embroider different materials.

COME WITH A FRIEND, MOTHER, OR LOVER FOR 10% OFF
REGISTER EARLY. WE KEEP IT SMALL.
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The Oil and Cotton shop is full of the best art supplies, creative kits, handmade gifts and educational toys for the kiddos. Visit during our extended holiday hours. Knowledgeable staff are ready to help you choose the perfect gift for your family and friends. Gift certificates are available as well.

KIDS: 20% OFF WEEKLY SPRING ART CLASSES

SPRING WEEKLY ART CLASSES

20% OFF REGISTRATION BEFOREDECEMBER 31, 2016
ENTER CODE HOLIDAY20 AT CHECKOUT!!

 

This SPRING our award winning weekly classes explore the celebratory spirit of rebirth, the excitement of change, and the joy of learning to create something from nothing. Find your place here!

Enroll at any time for Weekly Classes for age two – adults will run through May 26th. Register at:

WWW.OILANDCOTTON.COM

 

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