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November 2015

Quilting Workshop

November 8, 2015, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Richmond Art Center, 2540 Barrett Ave
Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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$80

Introduce yourself to quilting, hone your existing skills, pick up a new technique, or take time to finish a project in a creative and supportive quilting space! Examples shown and support given by not one but two seasoned quilters. All levels welcome. Bring fabrics you want to use or the project you are working on. Taught by Fern Royce & Catherine Durand. Register online.

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Jogakbo: Patchwork Bojagi

November 14, 2015, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Richmond Art Center, 2540 Barrett Ave
Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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$150

Bojagi, Korean wrapping cloths, are used to wrap, cover, or carry things in daily life from precious ritual objects to everyday clothes, household goods, and food. Jogakbo refers to a colorful patchwork bojagi that is strikingly contemporary and was historically made with remnants of fabrics from leftover cloths. Learn the basics of bojagi, including hand-stitching techniques such as gamichiljil, homjil, and settam sangchim and create a jogakbo wall hanging using beautiful Korean silk fabrics and threads. $30 materials fee due…

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Wrap It Up

November 14, 2015, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Richmond Art Center, 2540 Barrett Ave
Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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$50

Give your holiday gifts individual flair by screen printing wrapping paper with seasonal motifs. Come play in the studio in this light-hearted, “no mistakes” workshop and leave with paper – or fabric – that you can use to wrap up gifts and wow your friends and family. Screens, ink, and rolled paper provided, or bring your own paper or fabric if you’d like. Prior screen-printing experience not required. Taught by Monica Gyulai. Register online.

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Wrap It Up

November 19, 2015, 5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Richmond Art Center, 2540 Barrett Ave
Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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$50

Give your holiday gifts individual flair by screen printing wrapping paper with seasonal motifs. Come play in the studio in this light-hearted, “no mistakes” workshop and leave with paper – or fabric – that you can use to wrap up gifts and wow your friends and family. Screens, ink, and rolled paper provided, or bring your own paper or fabric if you’d like. Prior screen-printing experience not required. Taught by Monica Gyulai. Register online.

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December 2015

Gingerbread Houses & More (ages 6 – 12)

December 12, 2015, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Richmond Art Center, 2540 Barrett Ave
Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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$80

Create wonderful, imaginative, and delicious gingerbread houses using cardboard, foam core, and beautiful tasty treats! Make cards and presents for friends and family using a variety of materials, too! Bring a lunch. Taught by Lisa di Prima. Register online.

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January 2016

See and Make Art Tour (FREE!)

January 30, 2016, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

See and Make Art Family Workshops Meet in the Madeline F. Whittlesey Room in the Richmond Public Library. Start with a story, continue with an art-making project, and then finish with a guided tour of the galleries at the Art Center. Free and open to kids of all ages! Kids must be accompanied by an adult. For groups of 6 or more kids, please call us in advance at 510.620.6772. Otherwise, no registration is required. This workshop takes place on the…

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February 2016

See and Make Art Family Workshop (FREE)

February 27, 2016, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

See and Make Art Family Workshops Meet in the Madeline F. Whittlesey Room in the Richmond Public Library. Start with a story, continue with an art-making project, and then finish with a guided tour of the galleries at the Art Center. Free and open to kids of all ages! Kids must be accompanied by an adult. For groups of 6 or more kids, please call us in advance at 510.620.6772. Otherwise, no registration is required. This workshop takes place on the…

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March 2016

See and Make Art Family Workshop (FREE)

March 26, 2016, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

See and Make Art Family Workshops Meet in the Madeline F. Whittlesey Room in the Richmond Public Library. Start with a story, continue with an art-making project, and then finish with a guided tour of the galleries at the Art Center. Free and open to kids of all ages! Kids must be accompanied by an adult. For groups of 6 or more kids, please call us in advance at 510.620.6772. Otherwise, no registration is required. This workshop takes place on the…

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April 2016

See and Make Art Family Workshop (FREE)

April 30, 2016, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

See and Make Art Family Workshops Meet in the Madeline F. Whittlesey Room in the Richmond Public Library. Start with a story, continue with an art-making project, and then finish with a guided tour of the galleries at the Art Center. Free and open to kids of all ages! Kids must be accompanied by an adult. For groups of 6 or more kids, please call us in advance at 510.620.6772. Otherwise, no registration is required. This workshop takes place on the…

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May 2016

Plein Air Perspectives  – A Watercolor Workshop

May 15, 2016, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Richmond Art Center, 2540 Barrett Ave
Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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25.00$

Pack up your paper, watercolors and gouache and join us for painted vistas and views around the Richmond Art Center.   Curator Jan Wurm has taught drawing and painting for over 20 years and looks forward to working with you!

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See and Make Art Family Workshop (FREE)

May 28, 2016, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

See and Make Art Family Workshops Meet in the Madeline F. Whittlesey Room in the Richmond Public Library. Start with a story, continue with an art-making project, and then finish with a guided tour of the galleries at the Art Center. Free and open to kids of all ages! Kids must be accompanied by an adult. For groups of 6 or more kids, please call us in advance at 510.620.6772. Otherwise, no registration is required. This workshop takes place on the…

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February 2018

Jazz Art (FREE)

February 10, 2018, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Richmond Art Center, 2540 Barrett Ave
Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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Listen to acclaimed musicians and let their music inspire you to make art. This hands-on art-making event is perfect for everyone in your family to get in the groove and express themselves by drawing, painting and collaging. Materials are provided by the Art Center, but feel free to bring your own. All ages. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. RSVP appreciated for groups larger than six by calling 510.620.6772 or sending an email to education@richmondartcenter.org.

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March 2018

Social Media Marketing for Artists Workshop

March 30, 2018, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Richmond Art Center, 2540 Barrett Ave
Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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Learn to use social media to promote your arts practice and connect to new audiences. Bring your questions, a notebook and business cards to share! Register by April 9th! About the instructor: Dawline-Jane Oni-Eseleh is an Oakland, CA based artist. She employs a vast catalog of visual notes and memories to create her work. A lover of materials and process, Dawline-Jane uses a range of media including relief print making, pen and ink, photo transfer and encaustic. Her work has…

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October 2018

Spun, Dyed, Woven & Tied

October 6, 2018, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Richmond Art Center, 2540 Barrett Ave
Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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A one-day symposium on the history of California textile art, and current trends, innovations and happenings. Guest speakers include: Susan Avila, Carole Beadle, Alice Beasley, Jean Cacicedo, Lia Cook, Ellen Hauptli, Amy Keefer, Barbara Shapiro, Stacy Speyer, JoAnn Stabb, and Deborah Valoma. $40/ $35 for RAC and SDA members. Includes box lunch. Register online: http://richmondartcenter.org/class-catalog/

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November 2018

Local Textile Art Tour

November 14, 2018, 9:30 am - 3:45 pm
Richmond Art Center, 2540 Barrett Ave
Richmond, CA 94804 United States
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This special tour will visit the studios of Lia Cook, Roberta Horton, and Mary Mashuta, and the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology Storage at UC Berkeley. Lunch will be at the Assemble Restaurant in the historic Ford Plant building on Richmond’s waterfront and is included. $60.00 for members of the Richmond Art Center/$75.00 for nonmembers. Book now, space is limited! Lia Cook is currently showing her woven art at the Richmond Art Center in Lia Cook: Inner Traces. She was…

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