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  • Exploring Sashiko and Handstitching

    Exploring Sashiko and Handstitching
    Sat. Aug 8th
    10am – 3pm

    at Townsend Atelier

    Participants will learn the basics behind hand-stitching, as well as the stitches and patterns of Sashiko stitching, as well as how to transfer patterns to fabric. After learning the basic rules of Sashiko, participants will then be encouraged to bend those rules and develop their own stitching voice. Participants will learn the meditative and mindful...

  • Handpiecing a Naturally Dyed Quilt

    Sun. Aug 9th
    10am – 4pm

    at Townsend Atelier

    In this workshop, participants will explore the extensive worlds of indigo, hand-stitching, and quilt-making. In the first part of the workshop, participants will learn to dye natural material in a plant-derived indigo vat and learn basic shibori techniques for pattern making. Participants will then learn introductory hand piecing techniques for creating a...

  • Making a Personal Statement through Painting

    Making a Personal Statement through Painting
    Fri. Aug 21st
    thru Sun. Aug 23rd

    at Townsend Atelier

    Students are welcome to work in oil or acrylic paint. We are excited to welcome Britt Snyder as a visiting instructor in 2020. This 3-day workshop will guide you towards creating a figurative painting with an emphasis on developing a personal voice in your work. Students will be guided through helpful starters and foundational exercises to planning and...

  • Paint Making with Natural Earth Pigments

    Paint Making with Natural Earth Pigments
    Sat. Sep 19th
    thru Sun. Sep 20th

    at Townsend Atelier

    Back by popular demand! This workshop explores ancient ways of creating paint with mineral pigments. Working with local earth can foster within our creative practice a deeper narrative of place and relationship with the land. We will spend the much of the first day outside collecting pigment-rich rocks and clays around Chattanooga and learning about their...

  • Sculpting the Head, Hands, adn Feet with Peter Rubino

    Sculpting the Head, Hands, adn Feet with Peter Rubino
    Mon. Sep 21st
    thru Fri. Sep 25th

    at Townsend Atelier

    Using a fresh and intuitive sculptural language, Rubino will lead students on a technical and artistic journey toward understanding the dynamic and creative forces in larger-than-life-size portrait sculpture as well as a focus on how to sculpt hands and feet. Follow Peter’s step-by-step method of blocking in the foundation, establishing facial planes and...

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