Adult Workshops

2019/2020 Workshop Schedule

Plan to come and learn something new, sharpen your skills and have fun with art.  

Register at Cedar Keyhole (457 2nd St, 352-543-5801) or with the artist directly.  

Please be sure to include your full name, email address and phone number so we can let you know if anything changes.  

Questions: contact instructor for workshop details or CedarKeyArtsCenter@gmail.com  for general questions.

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NOVEMBER 2019

 

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Nov 4, Monday,

10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Sewing Help with
Bunny Hand

Sewing Help. Sometimes you have a project you need a little assistance to complete or get started. We can help! $15/session ($20 non-members). Register at the Keyhole or with Bunny directly at mermaidsongquilts@gmail.com.

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Nov 7 & 9th, Thurs & Sat

1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Introduction to Screen Printing with
Esta Johnston

Students will create Christmas cards or simple designs & screen-print them.  You may bring your own designs.  On 2nd day will print in pairs.  Cost is $45 ($50 non-members), plus $10.00 for supplies. Max 10, min 6.  Deadline is one week before class.  Register at Keyhole or email instructor at Msesta58@gmail.com

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Nov 11, 18, & 25, Mondays

10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Wanda’s Nautilus with Bunny Hand

Wanda’s Nautilus Mondays, Nov. 11, 18, & 25 10:30am-3:00pm at the Cedar Key Art Center. Hand piecing, hand applique and freezer paper template piecing are some of the techniques used in this very rewarding wall hanging. $50 includes all 3 sessions ($55 non-members). Register at the Keyhole or with Bunny directly at mermaidsongquilts@gmail.com.

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Nov 19, Tuesday,

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Swarvoski Crystal Beaded Bracelet with Joni Sielaff

Make a Swarvoski crystal bracelet using crystals, seed beads and a magnetic clasp. $20 ($25 non-members). Supply fee is $15.00.  Register at the Keyhole or contact Joni directly at jomi74@aol.com.  Max 5.  Deadline for registration is one week before the class.  

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Nov 21, Thursday

6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Wine and Candlelight Paint Party with
Sandy Lindhout

Make your own 8-inch beeswax taper candles.  Make 2 pair & also receive boxes that can be adorned for holiday gifts.  $20 ($25 non-members). Light refreshments served by the committee. Deadline is 1 week before class. Register at the Keyhole or with instructor at beeswax62@outlook.com.  Max 12, Min 6. 


 

OPEN
STUDIO

Nov 22, 23 & 24 (Fri-Sun)

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. DAILY

Use the Arts Center Studio space to start or finish up your art projects. Studio will be open 10-5 and your work can stay overnight.  But, be sure to clean up by 5 pm on Sunday afternoon.  If you are planning a group activity, please contact Marie Lewis to clarify details at MLewis700@gmail.com

Nov 29, 30 & Dec 1

(Fri-Sun)
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

DECEMBER 2019

 

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Dec 2, Monday,

10:30 a.m.– 1:30 p.m.

Sewing Help with
Bunny Hand

Sewing Help. Sometimes you have a project you need a little assistance to complete or get started. We can help! $15/session ($20 for non-members) Register at the Keyhole or with Bunny directly at mermaidsongquilts@gmail.com

 

Dec 7, Saturday

1 – 3 p.m. Holiday Mini Workshop with local artists as instructors

Join several instructors to complete small holiday projects.  All supplies are provided.  We will have refreshments available, but free to bring something if you wish.  Come, enjoy your creativity and join us in the fun-filled couple hours of making decorations and/or gifts for friends and family FREE!  For more information contact Marie Lewis at mlewis700@gmail.com

 


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Dec 9 & 16, Mondays

10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.  Free Motion Machine Quilting with Rulers, w/ Bunny Hand

Ruler quilting on your home machine can give the controlled look of computer aided quilting. $40 includes both sessions ($45 non-members). Register at the Keyhole or with Bunny directly at

mermaidsongquilts@gmail.com

 

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December 12 & 19, Thurs 

11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Basic Metalsmithing

with
Mark Van de Bogart

Set a 25x18 mmcabochon stone in a bezel pendant. Learn soldering, sawing, filing, polishing & some short cuts.  $100 ($105 non-members). $25.00 for supplies. Bring tools if you have them, if not let the Mark know. Deadline is 1 week before class.  4 Max, 3 Min.   Register at Keyhole or with the instructor at mvlvdb@gmail.com

 


OPEN
STUDIO

Dec 20, 21 & 22 (Fri-Sun)

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. DAILY

Use the Arts Center Studio space to start or finish up your art projects. Studio will be open 10-5 and your work can stay overnight.  But, be sure to clean up by 5 pm on Sunday afternoon.  If you are planning a group activity, please contact Marie Lewis to clarify details at MLewis700@gmail.com

Dec 27, 28, 29 (Fri-Sun)

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. DAILY

JANUARY 2020

 

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Jan 6, Monday, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Sewing Help with Bunny Hand

Sewing Help. Sometimes you have a project you need a little assistance to complete or get started. We can help! $15/session ($20 for non-members). Register at the Keyhole or with Bunny directly at mermaidsongquilts@gmail.com

 

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Jan 7, Tues, 6:30 – 8-30 p.m. Honeymoon Cottage Paint Party with Sandi Allen

Paint a foggy sunrise with a foreground palm and the Honeymoon Cottage in the distance.  $20 ($25 non-members).  Light refreshments will be provided by the committee.  Deadline is one week before class.  Sign up at the Keyhole or contact Sandi directly at sallen41@frontier.com

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Jan 9, Thursday,

 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Paint Pull with Ann Kamzelski

You have done a paint pour, now you will do a paint pull.  No previous experience necessary.  Paint is layered on the glass base and “pulled” with either a paper towel or acetate sheet.  Cost $20 ( non-member $25).  Max 6, Min 3. Deadline is one week before class Register at the Keyhole or contact the instructor directly at Kamzel@epix.net

 
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Jan 11, Saturday

9 a.m. to noon

 Introduction to reductive painting with Greg Matthews 

Learn to remove paint from surfaces to divulge forms and tonality of the work. Cost is $50, ( $55 for non-members. ) Supplies will be provided by instructor.  Max, 10.  Register at the Keyhole or contact the instructor at  Ge.montana@me.com

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Jan 13, 20, & 27, Mondays

10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Quilt in a Day Color Wheel with Bunny Hand

A great first quilt or a relaxing project for experienced quilters. Pattern purchase included in price of class. $55 includes all 3 sessions ($60 non-members) Register at the Keyhole or with Bunny directly at mermaidsongquilts@gmail.com

 

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Jan 15-17 (all day)


Preparation and Clean-up CAP Dinner

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Jan 21, Tuesday

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.  The Marsh Paint Party with Sandi Allen

 

See how marsh grasses change in color from foreground to background.  $20 ( $25 non-members).  Light refreshments will be provided by the committee.  Deadline is one week before class.  Register at the Keyhole or contact Sandi directly at sallen41@frontier.com  

 

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Sundays, Jan 19   1 – 4 p.m. and Jan 26   1 – 5 p.m. 

Raku with Henry and Amy Gernhardt at their studio off Island. 

1st day make clay bowl with impressions on outside surface, 2nd day glaze and fire the bowl which has been bisque fired in the interim.  It is possible to make 1 to 3 bowls.  $60 for both days ($65 for both days for non-members).  $10 for supply fee. Max 16, Min 12.  Deadline is January 12th.  Register at the Keyhole or contact the instructor directly at amyjojones4@gmail.com.    

Jan 23, Thursday,

10 a.m. – 12:30

Alcohol Ink Florals with Julie Tibus

Discover the vibrant, exciting medium of alcohol Inks.  You will learn to drip, drop, mix and move the inks to create beautiful florals.  Cost is $55 ($60 non-member)s plus $10 for supplies.   Min 4, Max 12.  Deadline is one week before class.  Register at the Keyhole or contact the instructor at jtibus@icloud.com


OPEN
STUDIO

Jan 24, 25 & 26 (Fri-Sun)

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. DAILY

Use the Arts Center Studio space to start or finish up your art projects. Studio will be open 10-5 and your work can stay overnight.  But, be sure to clean up by 5 pm on Sunday afternoon.  If you are planning a group activity, please contact Marie Lewis to clarify details at MLewis700@gmail.com

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Jan 30, Thursday,

6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Paint Party  Make a triple braided bracelet with with Donna Bushnell

Join Donna Bushnell to complete a lovely braided leather and silver bracelet. You will weave around pewter rings and finish with a magnetic clasp. Cost $20. ($25  for non-members) Includes light refreshments. Class limited to 10 participants. Registration deadline: January 23. Register at Cedar Keyhole or contact Donna at djbushne@bellsouth.net.

FEBRUARY 2020

 

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Feb 3, Monday,

10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Sewing Help w/
Bunny Hand

Sewing Help. Sometimes you have a project you need a little assistance to complete or get started. We can help! $15/session ($20 for non- members) Register at the Keyhole or with Bunny directly at mermaidsongquilts@gmail.com

 

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Feb 4, Tuesday 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Cedar Key Oak Paint Party with Sandi Allen

Learn to draw and paint an oak tree. $20 ($25  non-members).  Light refreshments will be provided by the committee. Deadline is one week before class.  Register at the Keyhole or contact Sandi directly at sallen41@frontier.com

 

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Feb 10 & 17, Mondays 10:30 a.m - 1:30 p.m.

T-Shirt Quilt Mondays with Bunny Hand

Learn how to interface and construct these popular remembrances. $40 includes both sessions ($45 non- members). Register at the Keyhole or with Bunny directly at mermaidsongquilts@gmail.com

 

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Feb 6, 7, & 8 (if needed), Thurs, Fri and Sat.  9:30 – 1:00 p.m. Broken China Mosaic with
Marsha Schwartz

Learn to use broken china to create a mosaic on any surface.  Examples are frame, vase, box, lamp, etc.  ALL supplies will be provided by instructor including pieces to mosaic, but you may bring your own piece to mosaic.   Cost $90 ($95 for non-members). Min 5, Max 12. Deadline 1 week before class.  Register at Keyhole or contact Marsha at chickandmarsha@gmail.com

 

 

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Feb 11, Tuesday,

12 noon - 3 p.m.

Drawing 101 with Nancy Hanson

Let’s look at the “line drawing technique” of Picasso and other masters.  Students will begin to create their own approach that is capable of expressing innermost ideas and passions.  $40 ($45 non-members), $10 for supply fee. Register at the Keyhole or with the instructor directly at  0412nancy@live.ca  No deadline is needed and any level student is invited. 

 

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Feb 18 & 20, Tues & Thurs, 10 a.m. – 11:30 p.m. each day.  Pen and Ink Watercolor with Bill Young

Students will sketch and transfer to watercolor paper. They will outline with pen & color with watercolors.  Instructor will supply all the materials.  Cost is $35 ($40 for nonmembers). Deadline one week before class. Sign up with the Keyhole or contact the instructor directly at billnotyoung@gmail.com.  Max 10, Min 4. 

 

 

Feb. 15, Saturday

10 a.m. -1 p.m. Gyotaku with
Sandi Jackson

Students will learn the history of this Japanese art, how to prepare the fish, how to blend colors on the fish and how to select the correct paper or fabric for fish rubbing. Students are welcome to bring their own t-shirts (light colors in cotton or cotton blends are best). Contact Sandi at sandi@sandikat.com or register at the Keyhole. $45 ($50 for non-members), plus $10 for supplies (including the fish). Deadline one week before the class.  Max 15. 

 

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Feb 20, Thurs

6:30 – 8:30 pm Glazing a Cluster of Leaves Paint Party with Sandi Allen

Enjoy an evening out in Cedar Key while learning about watercolor with Sandi Allen. She will use color and size to make object come forward or recede.   $20, $25 for non-members. Deadline is one week before class.  Light refreshments will be provided by the committee.  Sign up at the Keyhole or contact Sandi directly at sallen41@frontier.com

 

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Feb 22, Saturday

10 – 2 p.m. Peace Poles with Nancy Hanson at her home studio.

Together we will create a pole full of color, words, symbols that expresses your wish for peace in the world. You will make a 2 ft portable and lightweight pole. All materials provided. $55, $60 for non-members.  Register at the Keyhole or contact Nancy at 0412nancy@live.ca directly. 

 


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STUDIO

Feb 21, 22, & 23 (Fri-Sun)

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. DAILY

Use the Arts Center Studio space to start or finish up your art projects. Studio will be open 10-5 and you work can stay overnight.  But, be sure to clean up by 5 pm on Sunday afternoon.  If you are planning a group activity, please contact Marie Lewis to clarify details at MLewis700@gmail.com

 

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Feb 24, Monday

10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Oven Mitts Monday with Bunny Hand

Who doesn’t need a new potholder? These make great gifts, too! A bonus pattern is the pot handle holder for your cast iron pots $30, includes some supplies ($35 for non-Arts Center members). Register at the Keyhole or with Bunny directly at mermaidsongquilts@gmail.com

 

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Feb 27, Thursday,

10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Alcohol Ink Jewelry with Julie Tibus

Learn to create alcohol ink abstract paintings. Use those to mount pendant, earring and bracelet settings.  Each participant will make and take home 3 pieces of unique jewelry. Deadline is one week before class.  $55 ($60 for non-members).  Supply fee $ 10.  Max 12, Min 4.  Sign up at the Keyhole or contact the instructor directly at jtibus@icloud.com

 


OPEN
STUDIO

Feb 28, 29 & Mar 1

(Fri-Sun)

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. DAILY

Use the Arts Center Studio space to start or finish up your art projects. Studio will be open 10-5 and your work can stay overnight.  But, be sure to clean up by 5 pm on Sunday afternoon.  If you are planning a group activity, please contact Marie Lewis to clarify details at MLewis700@gmail.com

 

MARCH 2020

 

 

 

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Mar 2, Monday, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Sewing Help with Bunny Hand

Sewing Help. Sometimes you have a project you need a little assistance to complete or get started. We can help! $15/session ($20 non-members) Register at the Keyhole or with Bunny directly at mermaidsongquilts@gmail.com.

 

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March 5, Thursday

6:30 – 8:30 Palm Tree Paint Party with Sandi Allen

Study the silhouette of a palm tree in the gulf setting with Atsenia Otie in the background.  $20 ($25 for non-members). Deadline is one week before class.  Light refreshments will be provided by the committee.  Sign up at the Keyhole or contact Sandi directly at sallen41@frontier.com

 

 

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March 9, 16, & 23 Mondays, 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. One Block Wonder Mondays with Bunny Hand

It’s easier than it looks to make a stunning hexagon quilt with all straight sewing and only one fabric. $50 ($55 for non-members). Register at the Keyhole or with Bunny directly at Mermaidsongquilts@gmail.com

 

 

 

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Mar 10, Tuesday

1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Reclaimed Glass Mosaic with
Mary Prescott

Learn to prep small frame and make into this beautiful piece using resin and reclaimed glass.  If someone has a frame or special piece from the beach they wish to use, bring it.  The student may take them home in 24, but it takes 72 to completely cure.  $50 ($55 non-members), $10 for supplies.  Register at the Keyhole or contact the instructor directly at Kayakmlp@gmail.com.  Max 12, Min 4.  Deadline is one week before the workshop.

 


OPEN
STUDIO

Mar 13, 14, & 15 (Fri-Sun)

10am – 5 pm DAILY

Use the Arts Center Studio space to start or finish up your art projects. Studio will be open 10-5 and your work can stay overnight.  But, be sure to clean up by 5 pm on Sunday afternoon.  If you are planning a group activity, please contact Marie Lewis to clarify details at MLewis700@gmail.com

 


Mar 19, Thursday,

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Beginning Pine Needle Basketry with
Diane Moore

This fun class is designed for beginning basket students or those who may need a review of basic pine needle basket skills.  Student will create a small trinket basket.  $50 ($55  non-members).  No supply fee. Deadline is one week before class.  Min 4, Max 8.  Sign up with the Keyhole or contact the instructor directly at FloridaBaskets@gmail.com

 


March 20, Friday,

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Intermediate Pine Need Basketry with Diane Moore

This class is designed for students who have already taken a 1 day beginning pine needle basket class from Diane or have had previous experience.  Fancy Stitches, how to start with only pine needles and how to start a round or oval basket. Deadline is one week before class.  $50 ($55 for non-members.  No supply fee.  Max 8, Min 4.  Sign up at the Keyhole or contact the instructor directly at FloridaBaskets@gmail.com

 


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Mar 24, Tuesday

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Silver Clay Earrings with Debbie Stillman

 

You will be working with .999 Fine Silver Metal clay to create your own design for the earrings.  Join Debbie to create “made by you design”.  No min, max of 6.  $95 ($100 for non-members). Deadline is one week before class.  The instructor needs to get in touch with the student for pre-class instruction.    Register at the Keyhole or with the instructor directly at utbydebbie@yahoo.com

 

 

APRIL  2020

 

 

 

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April 6 , Monday

10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Sewing Help with
Bunny Hand

Sewing Help. Sometimes you have a project you need a little assistance to complete or get started. We can help! $15/session ($20 for non-Arts Center members) Register at the Keyhole or with Bunny directly at mermaidsongquilts@gmail.com