Posted: March 13, 2018
Learn new creative skills and make unique projects with local artist instructors at the Chippewa Valley Museum in Eau Claire's scenic Carson Park this spring! Class sizes are limited and advance registration is required. Contact Karen Jacobson at 715-834-7871 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to register.
Adults: Tuesdays, March 13th & 20th, 6-8 pm OR Saturday, March 17th, 10 am - 2:30 pm.
Kids (gr. 4-8): Thursday, March 22nd, 6-7:30 pm.
Learn to make pysanky, eggs decorated with traditional Ukrainian folk designs using a wax-resist method, with Amanda Luebeck. All materials provided. Additional take-home kits available for purchase for $15 each. Advance registration is required as space is limited to 8 people. Adults: $30 members/$40 non; Kids: $15/$25.
Saturday, March 24 & Saturday, March 31, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Try your hand at this traditional Norwegian folk art with teacher Edith Kling and her skillful assistants. Learn the proper brush strokes and techniques for painting a small woodenware plate in the Rogaland style. All supplies and materials provided. Open to ages 13 and older. Advance registration is required as space is limited to 12 people. $30 for CVM members, $40 for non-members.
Tuesdays: April 3, 20, 24 & May 1, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Create a mixed media flower pot motif project with McGown Certified instructor Dorothy Huse. Learn many creative techniques including hooking, basket weave, chain stitch, coiling standing wool, fringed sheared, pleated and bundled shearing, and beading. Advance registration is required as space is limited to 15 people. $75 for CVM members, $80 for non-members.
Hmong Fiber Arts
Saturday, April 21, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Create a Hmong needlework piece with traditional textile artist Mai Xee Xiong. All materials and egg roll snack provided. Advance registration is required as space is limited. $25 per person, $5 per additional kit. Contact Liz Reuter at email@example.com or 715-834-7871 for details or to register.