2017 Workshops by Date

The Florence Thomas Art School offers workshops and evening classes in the fine arts and heritage crafts for beginner, intermediate and advanced students. Specializing in:

  • Small class size, most classes limited to 12 students
  • Quality instruction from accomplished artists from the High Country and across the United States
  • An enriching, non-competitive, creative environment located in the heart of the Arts District of West Jefferson, NC

NOTE: Unless otherwise noted workshops usually run from 9am-4:00pm with an hour break for lunch.

 * If a workshop is full, you may call 336.846.3827 to be added to the waitlist

Date

Instructor

Workshop

Skill Level

Tuition

September 25-27, 2017 Jeremy Sams Plein Air All $300
October 6,  2017 Lorelle Bacon First Friday- Scratchboard All $30
October 7, 2017 Lorelle Bacon Oil for Beginners Beginner $110
October 9-10, 2017 Viktoria Majestic Oil Still Life All $190
October 16-17, 2017 Stephen Shoemaker Acrylic All $190
November 3, 2017 Betty Miller First Friday-Basketry- Snowflake All $30
November 4,2017 Annie Glacken Mini Watercolor Batiks All $110
December 2, 2017 Renee Brooks Barn Quilt 2×2 Workshop Full All $105

 

 

Past workshops in 2017

Date

Instructor

Workshop

Skill Level

Tuition

February 4, 2017 Kelly Cameron Fabric Collage Valentine Cards All $30
February 10, 2017 Renee Brooks Barn Quilt Square 3×3 All $135
February 25, 2017 Kelly Cameron Gelli-Printing All $30+
March 25, 2017 Renee Brooks Barn Quilt Square 2×2 Workshop Full All $105
April 7, 2017 Kelly Cameron First Friday – Prayer Flags Workshop Full                                   All $30
April 8, 2017 Libby Welter Pysanky Egg Dyeing All $70
April 22, 2017 Kelly Cameron Prayer Flags All $30
April 26, 2017 Renee Brooks Barn Quilt Square 3×3 All $135
April 29, 2017 Michael Dees Chair Caning Workshop Full * All $75
May 5, 2017 Paul deMarrias First Friday- Oil Sticks All $30
May 8-10,2017 Scott Boyle Plein Air All $330
May 19-20, 2017 Wes Waugh “Go with the Flow” Watercolor Beg – Int $200
May 26, 2017 Annie Glacken Watercolor Color Mixing All $115
May 27, 2017 Annie Glacken Watercolor Journaling  Beg- Int $110
June 2, 2017 Marion Cloaninger First Friday- Collage All $30
June 3, 2017 Jeremy Sams Beginning Acrylic Workshop Full Beg $110
June 5-7, 2017 Tony Griffin Portraits/Drawing from Life Int – Adv $300+
June 10, 2017 Betty Miller Basketry- Egg Basket All $95
June 12-14, 2017 Chad Smith Plein Air Workshop Full All $300
June 17, 2017 Joann Pippin Digital Imaging Beg $50
June 23-24, 2017 Viktoria Majestic Pet Portrait/Oil All $150
June 26-28, 2017 Nadine Charlsen Watercolor All $340
July 1, 2017 Elliot Coatney Beginner Acrylic Workshop Full   Beginner  $110
July 7, 2017 Renee Brooks Barn Quilt Square 3×3 Workshop Full All $135
July 10-12, 2017 Amy Evans Oil- From Plein Air to Studio All $300
July 17-19, 2017 Susan Crouch WatercolorWorkshop Full Beg – Int $330
July 22, 2017 Marsha Holmes Oil for Beginners Beginner $110
July 24-26, 2017 Connie Winters Oil/Interiors All $300
July 28, 2017 Susan Dahlin Oil/Palette Knife –Workshop Full All $130
July 29, 2017 Ken Hobson Watercolor for BeginnersWorkshop Full Beginner $110
August 3, 2017 Cheryl Roberts Rug Hooking All $150
August 4, 2017 Lisa Drum First Friday- Pet Mats All $30
August 5, 2017 Lisa Drum Pet Portraits Beginners Beginner $110
August 7-9 Bob Way Color Theory All $300
August 12 Michael Dees Chair Caning All $75
August 14-16 Ken Hobson Watercolor Beg – Int $300
August 19 Pat Morrison Personal Alchemy All Levels $30
August 21-22 Zoe Nelson Silver Metal Clay All $130, $75 materials
August 29-31, 2017 Judy Crane Oil  

CANCELLED

All $300
September 1, 2017 Zoe Nelson First Friday- Beaded Bracelet All $30
September 2, 2017 Betty Miller Basketry All $110
September 11-13, 2017 Tom Edgerton Portrait Painting All $300 + $30 model fee
September 15, 2017 Renee Brooks Barn Quilt Square 3×3 All $135
September 21-22, 2017 Kathy Shermer-Gramm Botanical Illustration- Watercolor All $195
September 23, 2017 Kathy Shermer-Gramm Drawing Workshop Full Beginner $100

 

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