Adult Workshops

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Get Social Media Fit
With Kelli Matthews
Friday, 1/24, 1 – 5 pm
$50 ($40 for non-profits)

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Join us for an interaction workshop to build your social media muscles! Building healthy social media for your business or non-profit doesn’t have to take a lot of time. With a good plan, a practical calendar, and some simple tools, you can be social media fit in 10 minutes a day (or less). Learn how!

Kelli Matthews, Sr. Instructor, University of Oregon & Managing Director, Verve Northwest Communications

Kelli has worked in public relations for nearly two decades. She’s a strategic communications professional with extensive experience providing counsel, researching, planning, implementing and evaluating communication initiatives. Her 15 years of teaching experience at the University of Oregon keeps her on the cutting edge of research and practice. Particular areas of focus include: digital strategy, media relations and crisis communications.
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Painting Flowers
With Kristen O’Neill
Saturday, Feb 1st, 1 -4 pm

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Great acrylic class for beginners and intermediate students. We will paint large, fun, colorful flowers. Bring in your own source photo, or we can provide plenty of inspiration. Class includes exploring how other artists have approached flower painting, a demonstration and lots of painting time. Help with colors, values, and composition will be our focus.

All materials supplied. No experience needed.

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Gelli Printing- Mixed Media
With Karen O’Brien
Saturday, March 14, 1 – 4 pm

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This is a fun exploratory class in printmaking using commercial gelatin printing plates. We will experiment with color, plant materials, stencils, masks and texturing materials to make complex papers that can be used as collage for mixed media projects or framed as art. I will also cover how to make your own stamps and stencils to use for printing.

If you own a commercial "Gelli Plate" please bring it to class. I will have small commercial plates and plates to share. Optional to bring some acrylic paint in colors you would like to work with and any of your favorite stencils and texture materials ex: bubble wrap, lace...

All other materials will be provided.

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