Workhouse Arts Center

Winter Spring 2020

Classes and Workshops Meet in Building W-7, Flat Room 716


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Miniature Magic Carpet Mosaic Workshop  

Elaborate patchwork tapestry fabrics from Rajasthan and Gujarat India inspire this class.  Specialty glass (including Van Gogh glass and Italian millefiori), crystal and beads create multiple patterns of color and texture.  Materials will be carefully embedded (not glued on as with the standard direct approach) and projects are not grouted.  Students are encouraged to bring personal items such as beads, findings, jewelry, and glass pieces for incorporation into their work.  Workhouse tuition and fees $250 + $5, materials fee due to instructor by first day of class $85

December 7 and 8, Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


https://reservations.workhousearts.org/images/Anita%20Damron_Marguerites%20large.jpgMosaic Art  Learn the ancient art of mosaic making using modern methods and materials.  Plan, design and create your own unique work using a variety of materials such as glass, ceramic, stone, and more. After an initial small project to learn the basics, students may choose from another class project or bring in a project of their choice with instructor’s approval. All skill levels are welcome, from beginner to expert. Tools will be available for student use. Workhouse tuition and fees $TBA + $TBA, materials fee due to instructor by first day of class $90

January 7 - March 3, Tuesday afternoons 1:30 - 4:00 p.m.

January 7 - March 3, Tuesday evenings 7:00 - 9:30 p.m.


Image result for anita bucsay damron mosaic soldTry Me! Mosaic Art Part A: Design and Build Workshop  

Have you ever wanted to try mosaics?  In this introductory class, you will learn some of the basics of mosaic art and create your own glass mosaic artwork using beautiful hand cut glass pieces. Workhouse tuition $50, materials fee due to instructor by first day of class $15

February 1, Saturday 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.


https://reservations.workhousearts.org/images/Mosaic%20Grouting%20Basics.jpgTry Me! Mosaic Art Part B:  Grout and Finish Workshop  

Learn about the types of grout and finishing products used in mosaic art today.  Bring your piece from your Try Me Design and Build class, bring a project from home to grout, or finish a piece that the instructor has created for you(instructor needs three days’ notice for this option – mail@anitadamron.com) Workhouse tuition $50, materials fee due to instructor by first day of class $15

February 8, Saturday 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.


Micromosaic Jewelry  Create your own beautiful mosaic jewelry using glass materials from around the world including Italy, Morocco, and New Zealand.  Depending upon your design and materials choice you can expect to complete between one and five pieces of jewelry.  Workhouse tuition and fees $145 + $5, materials fee due to instructor by first day of class $75

February 15, Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


NEW! Miniature Mosaic  Create your own micro mosaic artwork.  No cutting or grouting necessary.  Work with hand cut mini pieces of glass if you prefer, or micro tiles of recycled sintered glass and ceramics (tiles measure about 1/5” square.  Workhouse tuition and fees $145 + $5, materials fee due to instructor by first day of class $50

March 7, Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


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