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**PUERTO VALLARTA, MEXICO  DAY OF THE DEAD   WEEK LONG   OCT 28-NOV 3, 2012        

         WE WILL BE MAKING MOSAIC SKULLS AND SPIRIT BOTTLES FOR ALTARS

                  DON’T MISS THIS FABULOUS EXPERIENCE AT THE AMAZING HACIENDA MOSAICO

              BREAKFAST, LUNCH AND ROOM INCLUDED IN A TROPICAL PARADISE    STUDIO IS POOLSIDE!

HACIENDA:    http://www.haciendamosaico.com/index.html

WORKSHOP:  http://www.haciendamosaico.com/ws_08.html

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**PHILADELPHIA      SPRING  WORKSHOP    RAJASTHANI TAPESTRY APRIL 14-15, 2012

CALL FOR DETAILS AND REGISTRATION

Katia McGuirk Tile Co.  http://katiatiles.com   katia@katiatiles.com  or laurelskye@sbcglobal.net

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**WASHINGTON, DC     SPRING  WORKSHOP       RAJASTHANI TAPESTRY  APRIL 21-22, 2012

                                         CALL FOR DETAILS AND REGISTRATION:

Maverick Mosaics Art School & Studio   bonnie@maverickmosaics.com  or  laurelskye@sbcglobal.net   SOLD OUT!!

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ARCATA, CA  SKYELAB  BASIC WORKSHOP  FEBRUARY 18, 2012  SATURDAY 10-4  $65,

ARCATA, CA  SKYELAB  MOSAIC BOTTLES   FEBRUARY 19, 2012  SUNDAY 10-4  1 DAY  $95,

ARCATA, CA  SKYELAB  MILLEFIORI MIRRORS  FEBRUARY 23-24   $65. plus $30. for materials

ARCATA, CA  SKYELAB  RAJA TAPESTRY  MARCH 5-6  MON & TUES $95. plus $50. for materials, (but bring your own bling and beads)


MOSAICS WITHOUT BORDERS /RIVERS & TIDES   2 DAY WORKSHOP

SKYELAB   BRING: ROCKS, SHELLS, BROKEN DISHES   INCLUDES:  FIELD TRIP TO SAMOA

DATE:  AUGUST 27-28, 2011  SAT-SUN   STARTS 9 AM-4 PM  BRING A  LUNCH  

BRING A BUCKET      COST:  $145.    


STRUCTURAL BUILDING FOR MOSAICS 2 DAY WORKSHOP

WORKING WITH WIRE MESH & TIE WIRE WE WILL BUILD A PILLOW & COVER IT WITH SCULPTING COMPOUND

MOSAIC IT ON DAY 2           10:00 TO 4:00   COST: $145. 


BASIC MOSAICS  101    1 DAY WORKSHOP

Cutting and shaping, application and grouting. Get started in mosaics.  Learn the basics.    Hands on making a project  LOADS OF FUN ALONE OR WITH A FRIEND  COST:  $65.

AUGUST 21, 2011 SUNDAY   SHARED LUNCH / BRING FOOD FOR POT LUCK FULL


    MILLEFIORI MIRRORS / VETRO TESSUTO  (WEAVING IN GLASS)   2 DAY WORKSHOP         

Learn the art of working with Italian Millefiori, cane and slices. Using Mapei mastic, coloring pigment, stained glass, 24 K gold smalti and colorati, vitreous glass and smalti.  Embedding without grout.   BRING A LUNC H          


*Note:  This is an intermediate workshop  Basic Mosaics 101 is suggested as a prerequisite or by approval


TEMPERED GLASS 2 DAY WORKSHOP

Learn the art of mosaic collage using plate glass and safety glass (crash glass) with epoxy and slow baking, overlaying: metallic, tissue, foils, glitter and milar and more.  We will  be grouting finished pieces the last day for take home. We will do 2 projects.

WHAT TO BRING:  Small images, stamps, gift wrapping, photos, any thing small & flat.

  1 PICTURE FRAME, INSET- MEASURES: 5X7, WITH GLASS STILL INSIDE.  BRING A LUNCH

TIME:  DAY 1:  10:00 TO 4:00  DAY 2: 10:00 TO 2:00

            DAY 2: WEAR APPROPRIATE CLOTHES, WE WILL BE GROUTING

 

MOSAIC WINE BOTTLE / 1 DAY WORKSHOP

MOSAIC SAKE BOTTLE WORKSHOP /  1 DAY

BRING A BOTTLE (REMOVE LABELS) !       LEARN HOW TO SOLDER COPPER AND BALL CHAIN

BRING SMALL IMAGES AND OR TEXT, COSTUME JEWELRY, BEADS ON STRANDS, SZ  9 & 10

BRING A LUNCH SM SAKE OR WINE BOTTLE (SIZE: 375ML)

This workshop will be offered at Hacienda Mosaico for Day of the Dead 2012, in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico


LIGHT SWITCH COVERS  / 3 HOURS

Mosaic 2 to 4 switch plates, turn those old plastic ones into art!

BRING 1 PLASTIC LIGHT SWITCH PLATE (I SUPPLY THE REST)

daytime or evening classes available $50. INCLUDES MATERIALS

            

MOSAIC  ‘SMALL STRUCTURE’ BUILDING -CREATING A MOSAIC SHOE / 3  & 1/2 HOURS

We will work with either rigid wrap & plaster or sculpting epoxy, baking to get a soft shoe firm and ready to accept tiles.  Gesso will also be applied (small shoes look better!) WE WILL NOT BE DOING MOSAIC TILING IN THIS CLASS

WHAT TO BRING: A SHOE  backless with a closed toe and any type of heel

         

STEPPING STONES - INDIRECT METHOD -REVERSE / 1 DAY WORKSHOP                                   

Create garden stones, learn the indirect method.  Create your design and  pre-grout

  COMPLETELY DONE BY THE END OF THE DAY & READY FOR THE GARDEN!!

!  at SKYELAB/ARCATA, CA    HOURS: 10-4 PM  COST: $95.








RAJASTHANI TAPESTRY MOSAICS 2 DAY WORKSHOP

This class offers an opportunity to create a most amazing mosaic tapestry, with much detailing.  BRING A LUNCH Please call for list of what to bring.   There is also much available on site to purchase. There is no grouting.

  This is an ADVANCED CLASS     Prerequisite : Basic Mosaics 101 or by approval  




                                        

                   




NEED TO ARRANGE A DATE?        CALL ME:   707-822-6677    

                     

    SKYELAB  STUDIO       948 11TH STREET      ARCATA CALIFORNIA       95521




                                         



         BAJA BABES DO IT ALL!   COME TAKE A WEEK OF WORKSHOPS!  Nancy and Lisa did. 

                    Basic Workshop, Stepping Stones/Indirect Method, Millefiori Mirrors & Sake bottles Workshops 

                                   DESIGN YOUR OWN WORKSHOP PACKAGE