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Arts & Crafts Workshops

Painting, Sculpting, Felting...

Exercise your creativity!

Artists in the Mountains

Take some time off the slopes to dabble in the arts. Specially designed, hands-on workshops help you create your own arts and crafts project to enjoy for years to come. Local artists provide instruction and all the materials needed to complete your project.

December 7, 2018 - April 7, 2019

Smuggs Mug Snowman Painting
Monday, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
$20 per person, per session.

Come join us for a two-hour fun filled activity for all ages. Together we will make a snowman come alive on a clear glass mug. No snow, no carrots and no coal. Instead we will use acrylic enamel paints, brushes and a technique referred to as layering. After 24-hours you need to bake it in the oven to set. Then it will be ready to go. Let it snow!

(BYOB) Paint and Sip
Monday, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$45 per person, per session.
Learn how strokes are made on canvas and how your brushes do the work with acrylic paint. All while you sip your favorite drink. All levels. Materials included. 21 & older only. Alcoholic beverages are not provided.


Medicinal Foods & Herbs for Winter Health!
Tuesday, 10:00 am - 12:00 noon,
$40 per person, per session.

As Hippocrates once said: “Let food be thy medicine & medicine be thy food.” Join Kelley Robie, of Horsetail Herbs, as we discover how foods & spices can be used as both nourishment & medicine during the colder winter months! We will be making an Immune Tonic Tea, Sweet Elderberry Syrup, Ferocious Fire Cider & Winter Wellness Nutritional Balls. Transform common ingredients into healing foods & remedies! Whole foods & herbs are a powerhouse of nutrients & play a vital role in keeping us healthy. Enjoy some taste testing, take home great recipes & take charge of your health & well-being today! Meets at the Nordland Library. CLOSE

Herbal & Aromatherapy Winter Chocolate Delights!
Tuesday, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
$40 per person, per session.

Love everything chocolate? Then this class is for you! Chocolate has been used since the days of the Aztec and Mayan people, where they believed that this treat was a source of spiritual wisdom, energy and power. Join Kelley Robie, of Horsetail Herbs, as we make a Hot Chocolate Blend to tantalize your taste buds and a silky Chocolate Peppermint Cordial to awaken your senses. (Kids get to make two hot chocolate blends!) Try a Sweet Mocha Honey Scrub to smooth your skin and a Cocoa Butter Body Butter to moisturize your body. Come warm up with these delicious delights! Meets at the Nordland Library

Cupcakes: Fondant and More...
Tuesday, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$25 per person, per session.

Edible play dough is made from marshmallows and powdered sugar and it is called Marshmallow Fondant (MMF). We will make two lovely edible daisies to top your frosted cupcakes. This class will teach you how flowers are made to decorate cakes. It will be fun for all ages! Lick your fingers now or later! Either way you'll enjoy it! All ages. Under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Glass Etching
Tuesday, 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
$30 per person, per session.

Stencil a memory. You'll stencil a design on a glass ornament using glass etching cream. Ages 10 & older. All materials included.

Painter's Palette
Thursday, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
$58 per person, per session

Acrylic painting for anyone who has considered painting but didn't think they could, or for artists who wish to increase their creativity. Primary colors are explored, along with composition and play. Each person will be pleased to bring home a painting at the end of this session.

Sculpting Workshop
Thursday, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$58 per person, per session

Explore your creative side as you develop natural forms into clay images in the three-dimensional art form. Nancy Schade leads you in clay modeling, learning the properties of various clays, and forming clay into a piece that can be finished. Take home a complete sculpture.

All Art Workshops require advanced registration, and have limited space availability.

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