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Tuesday, June 6, 3:00 p.m. or Thursday, June 8, 5:00 p.m.
Garden Paper Doll clothesline collage – time to play with paper dolls again! We will be creating a summery clothesline complete with a jointed figure, outfits and accessories – even an ice cream cone!! Come play with scissors and glue! Bring a photo of your choice for the face or choose one from the shop. $30 class fee, supplies included
Tuesday, June 20, 3:00 p.m. or Thursday, June 22, 5:00 p.m.
Playing With Bookpaper – everybody knows we are crazy about doing things with books here at Assemblage. In this class we will be creating flowering branches out of book papers, making book paper tassels, rosettes, birds and more! Come and learn a few new ways to use pages from old books and maps! $30 class fee, supplies included
****Happy July 4****
Thursday, July 6, 3:00 p.m.
Elegant Patriotic Dresden and Crystal Ornament – how about a new ornament to celebrate the 4th of July? Join local artist Sue Kruse-Ross for another fabulous ornament class here at Assemblage! This newest design features a royal blue metallic “rocket” that will zoom into space via an elaborate display of sparkling, glittering crystal fireworks! Gilded gold foil trims and stunning vintage beads will complete the look. This is one you won’t want to miss!! Class fee $45, materials included
Tuesday, July 11, 3:00 p.m. or Thursday, July 13, 5:00 p.m.
French Bastille Day Theatre - We will be making our theatres out of cigar boxes (without the lid), adding on top a paper doll to direct our scene below. Choose a vintage image for her face or bring one from home, we put her together with jointed arms, and of course, accessories for her to hold! Tiny paper figures will be the actors on the stage, complete with scenery (the Eiffel tower?) and curtains, of course. Please join us for this fun project! $40 class fee, supplies included
Saturday, August 5, 11:00 a.m.
Mixed Media Collage Cards - mixed media artist Chris Capista from Wausau will join us again to teach this fun and useful technique class. We will make several cards using collage backgrounds, stamping, vintage images and words. Chris has been published numerous times in Somerset Studio for her collage work and will also be in the next edition of Somerset Gallery! $35 fee, materials included
Tuesday, August 15, 3:00 p.m. or Thursday, August 17, 5:00 p.m.
Recycled Garden Journal – We will be covering bookboard covers with papers or fabric of your choice and adding images and words to the cover, embellishing with vintage laces and trim. Our pages will be a mixture of different papers, some images, some recycled, and will be tied into the cover with ribbons. We will add lots of pockets to store seeds or favorite garden mementos in! Class fee $35, supplies included.