Spalding House Workshops

  • Handcrafted Cordials and Syrups • FLSH181S10

    Tamara Kong and Jenny Leung will teach you how to craft three different bases—calamansi or citrus squash, mint sekanjabin and toasted rice—for cocktails and mocktails using fresh fruits, vegetables, and herbs—some of which are sourced from the Spalding House garden! ...

     
    Feb. 10-Feb. 10
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  • Natural Dye Workshop: Creating Color from Your Garden • FLSH181S11

    Learn the basic steps of natural dyeing and mordanting. We’ll show you a simpler eco-friendly technique using what is available in our homes and backyard.    This workshop is designed for dyers, textile enthusiasts and anyone interested in how to  scavenge and use natu...

     
    Apr. 1-Apr. 1
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  • Fun and Fundamentals in Watercolor • DPPF173W19

    Build a strong foundation while exploring the playful qualities of watercolor. There are as many ways to paint with watercolor as there are people. Students experience many painting techniques, allowing them to choose a favorite. Instruction includes the basics of color mixing, paint applica...

    Patrice Federspiel  
    Jan. 23-May. 1
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    Tue 10am–1pm (14 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_02
  • Plein Air Figure Drawing • DPKK181S43

    The painterly study of human subjects out-of-doors is one of the great challenges in painting. Join our group as we embark on what will surely be an unusual and valuable experience for any practicing artist. Each class begins a new pose with an approximate working time of two to three hours....

    Kosta Kulundzic  
    Jan. 24-Feb. 28
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    Wed 1-4pm (6 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_01
  • Beginning Bowl Turning / Feb 17 • WTAC181S27

    Students will learn the basics of woodturning on a lathe. Topics covered will include lathe operation, tool selection, sharpening techniques, wood selection, cutting techniques, design options, and finishing. At the conclusion of this one-day class, each participant will go home with fresh i...

    Andy Cole  
    Feb. 17-Feb. 17
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    Sat 10am–4pm (1 session) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_03
  • Beginning Bowl Turning / May 5 • WTAC181S28

    Students will learn the basics of woodturning on a lathe. Topics covered will include lathe operation, tool selection, sharpening techniques, wood selection, cutting techniques, design options, and finishing. At the conclusion of this one-day class, each participant will go home with fresh i...

    Andy Cole  
    May. 5-May. 5
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    Sat 10am–4pm (1 session) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_03
  • Traditional/Natural Edge Woodturning / Jan 6–7 • WTAC181S29

    This two-day class is designed to give students a more in depth experience in wood-turning. The first day is the same as in the one day class, in which students turn a traditional calabash style bowl. The second day is spent learning to turn a natural edge bowl with bark attached to the rim....

    Andy Cole  
    Jan. 6-Jan. 7
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    Sat & Sun 10am-4pm (2 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_01
  • Traditional/Natural Edge Woodturning / Apr 14-15 • WTAC181S30

    This two-day class is designed to give students a more in depth experience in wood-turning. The first day is the same as in the one day class, in which students turn a traditional calabash style bowl. The second day is spent learning to turn a natural edge bowl with bark attached to the rim....

    Andy Cole  
    Apr. 14-Apr. 15
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    Sat & Sun 10am-4pm (2 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_01
  • Turning Small Stuff / Jan 20 • WTAC181S31

    This one-day class is devoted to turning small items on the lathe.Topics taught will include: Wood pens, spinning tops, and bottle stoppers.  All supplies will be provided by the instructor. Supply fee: $15 supply fee paid to instructor Artwork by Andy Cole Parking is FREE in the The Hon...

    Andy Cole  
    Jan. 20-Jan. 20
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    Sat 10am–4pm (1 session) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_03
  • Turning Small Stuff / Apr 28 • WTAC181S312

    This one-day class is devoted to turning small items on the lathe.Topics taught will include: Wood pens, spinning tops, and bottle stoppers.  All supplies will be provided by the instructor. Supply fee: $15 supply fee paid to instructor Artwork by Andy Cole Parking is FREE in the The Hon...

    Andy Cole  
    Apr. 28-Apr. 28
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    Sat 10am-4pm (1 session) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_01
  • Sogetsu Ikebana / Fri 10am-noon / Jan 5–Feb 9 • FLCS181S20

    Learn the principles and concepts of the Sogetsu Ikebana style to create basic and freestyle arrangements with tropical and other varieties of flowers. In the first half hour of class, instructors demonstrate a basic arrangement to illustrate ikebana variations. This class is designed for st...

    Maki Takushi & Sanae Tanabe  
    Jan. 5-Feb. 9
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    Fri 10am–noon (6 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_02
  • Sogetsu Ikebana / Fri 10am-noon Feb 16-Mar 16 • FLCS181S22

    Learn the principles and concepts of the Sogetsu Ikebana style to create basic and freestyle arrangements with tropical and other varieties of flowers. In the first half hour of class, instructors demonstrate a basic arrangement to illustrate ikebana variations. This class is designed for st...

    Maki Takushi & Sanae Tanabe  
    Feb. 16-Feb. 16
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    Fri 10am–noon (5 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_03
  • Sogetsu Ikebana / Fri 10am-noon / Apr 6-May 11 • FLCS181S24

    Learn the principles and concepts of the Sogetsu Ikebana style to create basic and freestyle arrangements with tropical and other varieties of flowers. In the first half hour of class, instructors demonstrate a basic arrangement to illustrate ikebana variations. This class is designed for st...

    Maki Takushi & Sanae Tanabe  
    Apr. 6-May. 11
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    Fri 10am–noon (6 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_01
  • Sogetsu Ikebana / Fri 1-3 / Jan 5–Feb 9 • FLCS181S21

    Learn the principles and concepts of the Sogetsu Ikebana style to create basic and freestyle arrangements with tropical and other varieties of flowers. In the first half hour of class, instructors demonstrate a basic arrangement to illustrate ikebana variations. This class is designed for st...

    Maki Takushi & Sanae Tanabe  
    Jan. 5-Feb. 9
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    Fri 1-3pm (6 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_02
  • Sogetsu Ikebana / Fri 1-3pm / Feb 16-Mar 16 • FLCS181S23

    Learn the principles and concepts of the Sogetsu Ikebana style to create basic and freestyle arrangements with tropical and other varieties of flowers. In the first half hour of class, instructors demonstrate a basic arrangement to illustrate ikebana variations. This class is designed for st...

    Maki Takushi & Sanae Tanabe  
    Feb. 16-Mar. 16
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    Fri 1-3pm (5 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_03
  • Sogetsu Ikebana / Fri 1-3 / Apr 6-May 11 • FLCS181S25

    Learn the principles and concepts of the Sogetsu Ikebana style to create basic and freestyle arrangements with tropical and other varieties of flowers. In the first half hour of class, instructors demonstrate a basic arrangement to illustrate ikebana variations. This class is designed for st...

    Maki Takushi & Sanae Tanabe  
    Apr. 6-May. 11
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    Fri 1-3pm (6 sessions) Past_exhib_sp18_reg_02