Thank you for stopping by. Happy Holidays and we wish you a prosperous, and healthy 2018!
What a lovely ArtCraft Studio Sale we had. We wish we could have visited more with you but the booth was so very busy both days. Thank you for your great support and love. Your encouragement keeps us going!!!
Also posted are new dates for Silk Play Days in our studio. Space is growing limited. see the bottom of the page for details.
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):
-78TH STREET Studios – Studio #203 – We will have our soap and some pieces of silk available during the Cleveland Bazaar holiday sale on Saturday December 9 and Sunday December 10th. The hours are 10a – 9p saturday, 10a-6p sunday. Find us at Alan Kradlak’s studio #203. The studio is open in conjunction with the Cleveland Bazaar annual sale, which means a large amount of all three floors common areas will be occupied by artists and crafters.
And we are back at 78th Street Studio for the third friday, on December 16th in Studio #203 . Hours are 5pm to 9pm This is a monthly event, and will conclude the year at 78th street. We are invited into the Studio of Jeff Dube and Allen Kradlak where we have a small display of our soap, and silk.
December 21st – Royalton Woods Trunk Show located at the Royalton Woods Living Center at 14277 State Road in North Royalton, Ohio – Graciously we were invited back to the living center for a small trunk show and sale. the sale has limited hours.
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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