Workshops

Workshops at the North Hills Art Center are usually one session and last for 2-3 hours.  
Enjoy fused glass, painting, drawing, scarf dyeing and more!  We're always adding to the fun!  Classes suitable for beginner to advanced levels.

 Please note: No refunds will be issued after first session for multiple session workshops.
Compensation for missed workshop is not available.

 

WS-101 Wool Blossoms

WS-101 Wool Blossoms

Give handwork a fast and satisfying try while making 3 dimensional flowers that can be used to adorn other items.

WS-102 Halloween Pop-Up Cards

WS-102 Halloween Pop-Up Cards

Create a collection of three scary Halloween pop-up cards!

WS-103 Critter Lab

WS-103 Critter Lab

Make new friends. Literally!  Quick and spontaneous, these little guys are whipped up out of fabric and felt scraps.

WS-104 Hand-Made Metal Buttons-Silver

WS-104 Hand-Made Metal Buttons-Silver

In this 3-hour workshop, you’ll create your own metal buttons (or charms, earrings, etc).

WS-105 Hand-Made Metal Buttons-Bronze

WS-105 Hand-Made Metal Buttons-Bronze

In this 5-hour workshop, you’ll create your own metal buttons with shanks (or charms, earrings, etc).

WS-84 Painting Like Stained Glass

WS-84 Painting Like Stained Glass

The transparency and flow of watercolor makes it perfect for mimicking the beauty of stained glass.

WS-86 Wire Wrapped Bangles

WS-86 Wire Wrapped Bangles

Learn basic wire wrapping and create unique bangle bracelets for yourself or for gifts. Take a simple bangle bracelet and add wire, beads and charms.

WS-87 Watercolor Silhouette

WS-87 Watercolor Silhouette

The transparency and flow of watercolor allow you to fill your silhouette is a dramatic way.

WS-88 Learning about Watercolor

WS-88 Learning about Watercolor

Want to learn more about watercolor before you commit to a whole class? This workshop allows you to learn the basics and experiment.

WS-91 Oil Painting on Gold-Leaf

WS-91 Oil Painting on Gold-Leaf

In this workshop, learn to apply gold-leaf to prepared oil board, paint on the surface and add details with gel pens

WS-92 Trinket Boxes

WS-92 Trinket Boxes

In this workshop you will create 2 one of a kind trinket boxes.

WS-93 Enameling on Copper

WS-93 Enameling on Copper

Learn the art of enameling on copper.

WS-94 Painting with Water

WS-94 Painting with Water

Paint your subject with clear water, then drop in the color. Let the pigment flow to make the picture.

WS-95 Tunnel Books

WS-95 Tunnel Books

A tunnel book is a set of pages bound with accordions on both sides and viewed through a central opening.

WS-96 Painting from Your Imagination

WS-96 Painting from Your Imagination

In this workshop we will use watercolor to paint what only you can see.

WS-97 Chainmail Bracelet

WS-97 Chainmail Bracelet

Learn a basic chainmail weave to make a bracelet in the helms weave pattern.

WS-98 Fall Leaves Glass Tiles-Fused Glass

WS-98 Fall Leaves Glass Tiles-Fused Glass

Form cut glass leaves and add color using enamel paints and tiny pieces of glass.

WS-99 Hammered Metal Bookmarks

WS-99 Hammered Metal Bookmarks

Make bookmarks out of wire by using hand tools to manipulate and shape the wire, and add beads for decoration.

WS-58 Introduction to Zentangle®

WS-58 Introduction to Zentangle®

Zentangle® is an easy-to-learn, relaxing and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns.

WS-68 The Art of Coffee

WS-68 The Art of Coffee

Learn about the world of coffee with a Starbucks®coffee master! From bean to cup, you will be taken on a journey throughout the history and process of coffee.

WS-71 Glass Fused Christmas Ornament Workshop

WS-71 Glass Fused Christmas Ornament Workshop

Add some special handmade glass ornaments to your Christmas tree, use them as window decorations or give them as a gift.