Printmaking 101
Printmaking 101
Moondance Studios, Fond du Lac
10/24/2013
Fee: $25
Have you always been intrigued by the world of printmaking but never quite knew how to get your feet wet? Fear not!! This is the class for you! :D
We'll be doing basic linocuts and learning the printmaker's lingo. Don't feel bad if you don't know what a "brayer" from a "baren" - you will after this class! :)

Fee: $20 + $5 materials
Make your Mark!
Make your Mark!
Moondance Studios, Fond du Lac
9/12/2013
Fee: $20
What is mark-making, you ask? Simple - it's making your artwork just a little more adventurous by adding, well, marks! This can be achieved in SO many ways - rubber stamps or letterpress letters, Letraset transfers, image transfers, Saral transfers, goldleafing, carbon paper, stitching - you name it!! Find out how to embellish in REALLY fun ways! :D
Facebook 101 for Creatives
Facebook 101 for Creatives
Moondance Studios, Fond du Lac
8/8/2013
Fee: $20
Are you an artist, musician, or other creative who would like to learn more about how Facebook can benefit your business? Then this workshop is for you!!
We'll be talking about Twitter, LinkedIn and Pinterest, too, in plain English!
Encaustics 101
Encaustics 101
Moondance Studios, Fond du Lac
7/11/2013
Fee: $25
Have you ever wanted to try using wax in your artwork, but didn't know where to begin? Look no further! Join us for this fun workshop and learn the basics of encaustic! You'll be surprised at how a little wax goes a LONG way in adding texture to your work!

Price: $20 + $5 supplies
Papermaking with Recycled Materials!
Papermaking with Recycled Materials!
Moondance Studios, Fond du Lac
5/23/2013
Fee: $20
Have you always wanted to learn how to make paper, but were afraid it was too time-consuming? Fear not! Join us on Thursday, May 23 and learn how to make paper from the envelopes, junk mail, discarded wrapping paper, egg cartons and soup can labels you have in your home right now! It's papermaking the Arnold Grummer way! :D
Cost: $20 - includes EVERYTHING!
Fabric Paper!
Fabric Paper!
Moondance Studios, Fond du Lac
4/11/2013
Fee: $25
Fabric...paper?!? Isn't that an oxymoron?!

NO WAY!!! You can create beautiful pieces of fabric "paper" so easily - and you can use it just like you would fabric OR paper! It won't fray!

You can sew it, collage it, cut it up in (unfrayable) strips, paint it, stitch on it - it's durable and fun!

Come join us on April 11 and find out what fabric paper is all about!

Cost: $20 + $5 for supplies (for this class, sign-up MUST be done on here via Paypal (or check sent) and must be paid in advance, with no refunds)
Tiny Works!
Tiny Works!
Moondance Studios, Fond du Lac
2/21/2013
Fee: $20
Have you always wanted to work in a tiny scale, but were intimidated by the size (or lack thereof)? Here's your chance to learn how easy it is to work with small canvases - you won't even need a magnifying glass! :D

We'll be working in various sizes - 4X4", 2X2" (otherwise known as "twinchies"), 1X1" (otherwise known as "inchies"), and if you're feeling REALLY adventurous, I will have canvases on hand that are a QUARTER INCH SQUARE. I kid you not. :D You can collage or paint - it's up to you!

Come and see how much detail you can squeeze into something so tiny! :D

Price: $20, EVERYTHING included
ART Attack!
ART Attack!
Chilton Middle School, Chilton, WI
1/19/2013
Spent the day making "Arty Handmade Paper" (3 sessions) with kids (and adults!) at ART Attack!.
Collage 101
Collage 101
Moondance Studio, Fond du Lac
1/17/2013
Fee: $20
Have you wanted to learn how to create collages, or incorporate them with other media for a "mixed media" effect? Look no further than Collage 101! In this workshop we'll take a hands-on approach to composition, color and combining disparate pieces into a cohesive work of art. You'll LOVE it! Hope to see you there! :D
Monoprinting 101
Monoprinting 101
Moondance Studio, Fond du Lac
12/13/2012
Fee: $37.99
Have you ever wanted to explore printmaking, but didn't even know where to start?
MONOPRINTING!! That's the answer! And now it's super easy to do gelatin printing without the mess - all you need is the Gelli Plate!

Join us at Moondance Studio for this super-easy, super fun class for anyone aged 15-up! The cost is $20 for the class, plus $17.99 for supplies (which YOU get to keep!). You don't need ANY painting experience to take this class - NONE! NADA! :D

It's a great way to unwind and have some fun during the holiday season! Do something for yourself and learn a new art technique in the process!
Intro to Papermaking
Intro to Papermaking
MPTC - Fond du Lac Campus
9/15/2012
Using the Arnold Grummer method of using recycled paper for pulp, Fond du Lac Artists' Association members learned how to make paper - the easy way!
Papermaking with Recycled Materials
Papermaking with Recycled Materials
UW-Fond du Lac
7/28/2012
Demonstrated how to make paper using Arnold Grummer Paper Making supplies and recycled materials for Prairie Fest 2012.
Upcycled Art!
Upcycled Art!
Fond du Lac Public Library
4/26/2012
In connection with Money Smart Week at the Fond du Lac Public Library, I presented this seminar to show how easy (and cheap!) it is to make fun art projects using items you already have in your home.
Using Your Family's Ephemera in Artwork
Using Your Family's Ephemera in Artwork
Fond du Lac Public Library
11/7/2011
Was the keynote speaker of the Fond du Lac Genealogy Society's November meeting - showed examples of how to utilize one's family's ephemera to create one-of-a-kind keepsakes
Introduction to ATCs
Paper Discovery Center, Appleton, WI
10/14/2011
Taught the attendees of the Friends of Dard Hunter Midwest Conference (hand paper-makers) the ins and outs of ATCs (Artist Trading Cards)
"Collage Like an Ephemeraologist"
Inspire my Life Art Retreat, Manitowoc, WI
7/28/2011
In this workshop I showed how to collage using the most basic of ephemera - typed letters, old ledgers, receipts, bills - all that mundane stuff - and make something beautiful.
High Interest Day - ATCs
Lakeshore Elementary, Fond du Lac
5/20/2011
This workshop consisted of three groups of 18 kids, who had about 40 minutes to make one or two ATCs. It was the boys who had the most fun with this segment of their day!
Using Vintage Ephemera in Art and Framing for Full Effect
Gallery & Frame Shop, Fond du Lac, WI
4/9/2011
Art Attack!
Art Attack!
Chilton, WI
3/12/2011
For this workshop I taught about 10 kids how to make collaged ATCs using items from my own stash. They really seemed to enjoy themselves!
Using Vintage Ephemera in Art
Fond du Lac Artists' Association
3/7/2011
Introduction to ATCs
Kewaskum Public Library, Kewaskum, WI
11/9/2010
Introduction to ATCs
Fond du Lac Artists' Association
5/3/2010
Collage and Image Transfers
Kewaskum Public Library, Kewaskum, WI
11/10/2009
Collaged ATC Workshop
Greendale Public Library, Greendale, WI
9/26/2009
Fee: $25
"Introduction to Collage"
Public Library, Kewaskum, WI
5/12/2009