This year save money, invest in originality, and express your love in homemade goods! The following classes will give you the tools, confidence, and ideas to make this holiday spectacularly DIY (Do-It-Yourself).
Join Amber Whitenburg on a mini bookmaking adventure! In this class we will be making mini leather-bound books that you can fit in your hand. You can use what you learn in this class to personalize the perfect holiday gifts for all your loved ones!
Kickoff your holiday countdown in style by making your own custom-made advent calendar!
Learn the essentials of the fluid, timeless art of calligraphy in this introductory workshop. We will cover the basics of writing with free-flowing ink, using a variety of nibs, and practice the strokes to create elegant letters. Decorate your holiday cards in style.
In this holiday-themed glass fusing class students will create stunning, detailed flat glass ornaments by way of fusing glass.
Create a pendant with metalsmith artist, Amber Whitenburg
This class will investigate the craft of jewelry making and metalsmithing! Learn the techniques of metal stamping, beading, texturing metal with a hammer. You will leave class with your own handcrafted jewelry piece to give as a gift or keep for yourself.
$35 plus a $5 materials fee
Learn to make these easy yet beautiful beeswax luminaries. They can be decorated or left plain and will make beautiful gifts or light our way through the dark winter months. This class is $35 plus a $5 supplies fee. You will come away with multiple luminaries and the knowledge to keep making them year after year. This is class is part of the ZACC's DIY Holiday Series. Make your own gifts.
We all love our pets. What better way to honor them than with a beautiful painting? Also, what a great gift to give to that pet loving friend or relative! In this three hour class, we will provide the materials and know-how to create a one of a kind acrylic painting of a pet that is special to you or a loved one.
Students will learn to use screen and relief printmaking techniques to create original gift tags, cards, ornaments, garlands and more. All supplies included. After this class you’ll have one of every kind of project to take home along with a wood block you’ve carved so you can continue creating an edition of prints!