Dianne Mahaffee's Art Classes of 2019
REGISTER NOW, BY CALLING (803) 289-6473. CLASS SIZES ARE LIMITED. All classes are held at Mahaffee’s Studio, 2875 New Hope Rd., Lancaster SC 29720
Beginner Precious Metal Silver Workshop- Create several pure silver pieces of jewelry using your own designs and ideas. $120 fee includes demos, instruction, firings, findings, and one pack of pure silver PMC. Feb. 23 & 24. 3-5pm
Calligraphy workshop- 5-6:15pm March 11, 12, 15, 16. $4o fee includes materials. Learn the art of Beautiful Handwriting in only four classes. Unbelievable results! wedding invitations, create banners, scribe poems, etc.
Glass Painting Class- Each student will turn a window into a colorful transparent work of art with a stained-glass style. $50.00 for a 3 day workshop which includes window, leading and a set of Gallery Glass paints. Demos and design ideas will be provided. May 15, 16 . 5pm-8pm.
Stained Glass Mosaic on Mirror- 3 day workshop will teach cutting strained glass and mosaic making techniques. We Will finish with grout for a real Mosaic, designed by you. May 28, 29, 30, from 5-8pm $50.00 includes all.
Artsy Gourd Containers-Turn a large dried gourd into a “gourdeous” work of art. Use dremel tools, wood burning tools, leather dyes, varnish, etc. to create your own gourd container. At Mahaffee’s Pottery Studio July 10, 11, 15, 16, & 17 from 5:30pm-8:00pm. $40 fee includes material.
Drawing and Painting Workshop- This workshop is designed for children ages 6-12. There will be tips and demonstrations to improve drawing skills. Also, a painting and a pastel will be completed by each participant by the end of the course. Mahaffee’s Painting Studio, July 9, 10, 11,15, and 16 from 3pm-4pm, $40 fee includes material.
Clay Sculpture for Young Hands Workshop- Learn the properties of clay while creating duck pots, coiled pots, pinched pots and more. At Mahaffee’s Pottery Studio, July 9, 10, 11,15 ,and 16; from 4pm-5pm, $40 fee includes clay and glazes (ages 5 & up).
Potter’s Wheel Workshop- Students will develop potter wheel throwing techniques by leaning to wedge, center, and form vessels on the potter’s wheel. Students will receive plenty of demonstrations and practice, so that bowls and mugs can be completed by each student. This two week workshop will be taught July 8-11 and July 15-18; from 11am-12:45pm. $90 fee includes material for the two weeks
Silk Painting Workshop- Learn the Asian way of painting with dyes and resist medium to create your own silk painting ready to be framed. Large 21X21 inch size. All supplies are furnished.$ 40. fee. Aug.7 &8. 5pm-7pm
Batiking Silk Scarves- Learn to design your own scarves with hot wax and dyes. Each person will get two 60” long white silk scarves to design. Demos and all materials are supplied and beginners are welcomed. Limit 6 people. $30.00 per person. Oct. 19 from 1-4pm.
Raku hand-building Clay Workshop- This workshop is designed to teach clay hand building techniques such as coiling, modeling and slabbing and the history of Japanese hand built pots. All other clay items produced will be fired the traditional way with dinner safe glaze. $130 fee will cover 25lbs of clay, glazes, firings and instructions. Class size is limited to ten (10). This workshop will meet November 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26 and December 3, 5 at Mahaffee’s Studio; from 5pm-7pm.