Individual Art Workshop!
Individual Art Workshop!
Chez Kolstad
Fee: $30
Get an in-depth art lesson in a 3-hour time block of your choice! All materials supplied.
Fee: $30.00
Select a class:
Homage to Libraries!
Homage to Libraries!
Black-Eyed Press, Racine
1/10/2015
Fee: $15
Attendees created an altered book from vintage Readers Digest Condensed Books and a shrink plastic version of their favorite library.
Creating Silk Paper Poinsettias
Creating Silk Paper Poinsettias
ABK Weaving Center, Milwaukee
12/3/2014
Fee: $15
Attendees learned how to create silk "paper" from dyed silk strippings; they then used basic embroidery stitches to create the flower.
Sun Printing 101
Sun Printing 101
Chez Kolstad, Fond du Lac
8/13/2014
Fee: $20
Oh, Mr. Sun! We love you so...

Especially when you help us create fun cyanotypes on fabric and paper!

Have you ever wanted to try your hand at solar printing? Now's your chance! Come to Chez Kolstad and see for yourself how fun and easy it is to print with Inkodye and SolarFast inks for fabric, and Cyanotype paper!
Papermaking 2: Beyond the Basics
Papermaking 2: Beyond the Basics
Moondance Studios, Fond du Lac
5/8/2014
Fee: $20
For this class, will be learning how to make sheets of paper using plants! We'll be making Abaca paper and also paper using dried plants right from your own backyard!! Both of these plants make a gorgeous, tissue-thin sheet that's perfect for collage, printmaking and other mixed media projects!! FUN!
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
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)
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!
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)