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We are delighted to approach the holiday season with wonderful offerings of our handcrafted soaps, and hand painted silks. Also posted are new dates for Silk Play Days in our studio.
Ogleby Institute Holiday Art Show – Proud and honored to be juried into the Stifel Center for the Holiday Show and Sale, running November 16-December 30th at the Stifel Fine Art Center located on the grounds of the Ogleby Resort at 1330 National Rd, Wheeling, WV 26003. (My things will be there, but I will only be visiting to set up and take down)
- Prosperity Holiday Sale and Open House – November 26th.
- Lakeland Artist Market – Lakeland Community College, Monday November 27 and Tuesday November 28th – Details to follow
December Main Event:
Artcraft Holiday Sale and Open House – at our studios located at 2570 Superior Ave, Cleveland, OHio
We will also be at 78th street studios for the second weekend of December during the Cleveland Bazaar holiday sale. Find us at Alan Kradlak’s studio #203.
Silk Play Days:
All play days are held at our studio located at 2570 Superior Ave #605; Cleveland (This is the ArtCraft Building). Our next Silk Play Days will be in the new year:
Serti or French Resist Painting – January 6th (Saturday) from 10am to 3pm – This involves drawing a pattern with resist, setting the silk on a frame and painting. I offer drawings to choose from or you may bring your own.
Shibori – the japanese bound resist method – January 28th (Sunday) from 1pm to 5pm – This involves folding, binding, and painting a piece of silk by using eye droppers of paint. The results can be vivid and unique. I will offer 3 patterns and an endless palate of colors to choose from. Once the silk is dry we will stretch it out and add enhancements with metallic resist.
Serti TShirt Design February 3rd (Saturday) from 10am to 3pm – We will draw a design on the front of a plain tshirt, and subsequently trace the design with resist and paint the design. After dry we will iron the design to set the color and resist. Valentines Themed, I will offer drawings or you may consider bringing your own. Advanced notice of 1 week required so that i can obtain the tshirts and have them washed and prepared for painting.
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