Dianne Mahaffee's Art Classes of 2021


All classes are held at Mahaffee’s Studio, 2875 New Hope Rd., Lancaster SC 29720

Painting On Canvas Classes    -4:00-6:30pm. Your choice of acrylic or oils. Step by step instruction and beginners welcomed. $40.00 per class and all supplies are included.   Jan.22nd Winter Scene,   Feb. 12th  Shasta Daisies,   March 5th Hydrangeas,   March 26th Palm Tree Scene,   April 16th Painting Of Your Choice (bring a photo)


Drawing/Pastels Workshop   So, you think you can’t draw? This 5 day workshop will change that. Also, pastel paintings will be produced with amazement! All the supplies are included in the $100. fee for March 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29th. 1:00-3:00


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 10,11, 12 . 5pm-8pm


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 21x21inch size. All supplies are furnished.$40.00 fee. May 25,26  5pm-7pm


Stained Glass Mosaic on Mirror- 3 day workshop will teach cutting stained glass and mosaic making techniques. We will finish with grout for a real Mosaic, designed by you. June 7, 8 and 9 from 5-8pm $50.00 includes all.


Drawing and Painting Workshop- This workshop is designed for children ages 7-14. There will be tips and demonstrations to improve drawing skills. Also, several paintings will be completed by each participant by the end of the course., July 13, 14, 15, 19 and 20, from 3pm-4pm, $50 fee includes materials.


Clay Sculpture for Young Hands Workshop- Learn the properties of clay while creating slab pots, coiled pots, pinched pots and more., July 13, 14, 15, 19 and 20; from 4pm-5pm, $50 fee includes clay, glazes, instruction  and firings.(ages 7 & 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 12-15 and July19-22; from 11am-12:45pm. $100  fee includes materials and firings for the two weeks. (middle schoolers-adults)


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 artful gourd container. Also, you will get plenty of instruction in pyrography.  August 9, 10, 11 and 13.   5:30-8pm  $40.


Introduction To Precious Metal Clay-   Watch my demo and then design and make your own pure silver earrings or necklace pendant. $20. Includes everything!  What a deal!   5-6:30pm   Sept. 10th.


More Advanced Methods with Precious Metal Clay- This 2 day class includes more silver per student and you will learn to set stones in your silver jewelry. Receive enough pure silver to make approximately 6 or 7 jewelry items. Sept. 17th and 18th from 5:00-7:00pm $70 per person


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. 9th 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. Several of your pots will be raku fired. All other clay items produced will be fired the traditional way with dinner safe glaze. $130 fee will cover 25lbs of raku clay, glazes, firings and instructions. Class size is limited to ten (10).  Oct. 26th and 28th and Nov.2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, and 23, from 5pm-7pm.


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