NEW! Fused Glass Pendant Workshop – Shawn Vincent


In this workshop you have the opportunity to create 2 pieces of stunning glass jewelry. You will learn glass safety, how to cut glass, and how to design an original fused glass pendant. Using regular and dichroic fusible glass, you will take away one-of-a-kind wearable masterpieces! All materials and tools provided.
Ages 10+

Sunday, Dec. 9
12:00-2:00 pm

$45 members / $50 non-members

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Holiday Card Making Workshop – Ellen Valasia

This is a great workshop for beginners and seasoned pros to work on the art of beautiful handmade cards. Students will have the opportunity to create a card or two from start to finish. Class will begin with an introduction of hand lettering styles using a calligraphy pen. You will work on perfecting the phrase of choice such as Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, Season’s Greetings, etc. before starting work on your final card. Heat embossing and use of cut-outs to decorate your card will also be introduced. You will leave class inspired and ready to create all your holiday cards at home. The calligraphy pen is yours to keep!
Ages 8+

Friday, Dec. 14
6:30-8:30 pm
Registration deadline is Dec. 7

$33 members / $36 non-members

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Explore Portraiture Workshop – Jen Kryczka

Explore the landscape of portraiture during this 2 1/2 hr workshop, and create a portrait using pencil and charcoal, with the option of introducing pastel into your work. 

This workshop will include demonstrations and ways to approach a portrait as well as direction on capturing a likeness and tackling difficult drawing problems. 

Bring a few good references from which to work. They can be your own photography or found images from magazines or printouts. Those interested in self portraiture please bring a table top mirror. 

Paper, pencils, charcoal and pastels will be provided.

All ages
Saturday, November 3

$41 members / $45 non-members

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Create Your Own Class!

With this Do-It-Yourself option, you can bring your group to the arts center and exercise your creativity. You choose the time, day and medium you would like to work in and we do the rest. Classes and workshops can range from one day to eight weeks.

Contact the Riverside Arts Center for more information.

Wine & Wheel Wednesdays! – Shawn Vincent

Come on in and enjoy a glass of wine while you work on projects of your choice. An instructor will be there for inspiration and to help you troubleshoot. Demos will be offered weekly. Feel free to work on the wheel or use the time to do some hand building. BYOB welcome.  Adults 21+

Wednesdays,  8:00-10:00 pm
Oct. 17          Nov. 28
Oct. 24          Dec. 5
Nov. 7            Dec. 19
Nov. 14

Must register 24 hours in advance. Must have a minimum of 3 preregistered in order for class to run.

Pay as you go:
$33 members / $36 non-members


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