Workshops February 2012

Wednesday, February 1, 4 – 5:30 pm at Cheltenham Center for the Arts: First Wednesday meeting of 8-week Pre-School Clay Class. Children will discover the wonderful world of clay in a caring and nurturing environment. Snacks and clay will be provided. $115 ($100 member). 439 Ashbourne Road, Cheltenham, PA.

Saturday, February 4, 1 – 4 pm at Silvereye Center for Photography: Carrie Furnace Photo Safari, co-sponsored with Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area. $65 for Silver Eye members; $75 for non-members. Register by phone: 412-431-1810. 1015 E. Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA.

Saturday, February 4 at Thaddeus Stevens College: The Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen presents a two day, Line and Berry Inlay workshop with instructor Stephen Latta. For a full class description, click here. Registration is open to all. 750 E. King Street, Lancaster.

Sunday, February 5, 1 – 5 pm at Morris Museum: Lighting and Composition for Digital Photography Workshop with Nancy Ori. Member $80; Non-member $90. Call 908-790-8820 for more information. 6 Normandy Heights Road, Morristown, NJ.

Monday, February 6, 10 am – 12 pm at the Live Arts Brewery: Artist in residence Luciana Achugar will teach Feeling Form, a workshop on connecting to a sensual state in our experience of moving through anatomical explorations, connecting the parts of our whole and using imagination and intention to move more fully and with lusciousness. Another workshop will be held on Wednesday February 8. Classes are free. To register: craig@livearts-fringe.org. 919 N. 5th St, Philadelphia.

Thursday, February 9, 1:30 – 4 pm at P’unk Avenue: workshop: Creating a Website – for Artists and Makers. Workshop is also held on February 16, 6:30 – 8 pm, and February 21, 6 – 8:30 pm. Cost: $50. 1166 E Passyunk Avenue, Philadelphia.

Saturday, February 11 at The Artist’s Way: 12 Saturday morning classes to help break through blocks to your success as an artist and a person. For more info, contact Stephanie Costello, experienced facilitator, at stephaniecostello@yahoo.com .

Saturday, February 11 at Moore College of Art and Design: Young Artists Workshop. The Young Artists Workshop is committed to offering exciting, engaging and challenging opportunities for boys and girls, young men and women in grades 1-12 to explore the arts. Through April 21. For more information and registration, click here. 20th Street and The Parkway, Philadelphia.

Sunday, February 12, 1 – 2:30 pm at Cheltenham Center for the Arts: Valentine Workshop for children ages 6 – 10. Registration is required; class fee is $25. 439 Ashbourne Road, Cheltenham, PA.

Sunday, February 12, 10 am – 4:30 pm at New Jersey Media Center: Getting Your First Gallery Exhibit with Nancy Ori. Call 908-790-8820 for more information. Cost: $125. 124 Diamond Hill Road, Berkeley Heights, NJ.

Sunday, February 12, 1 – 4 pm at Nichols Berg Art Gallery: The schedule for Spring Studio Classes is now available online. Through May 23. 8611 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia.

Friday, February 17 at Pennsylvania Institute for Conservation Education: Deadline to sign up for certification program to become a PA Master Naturalist . Program also sponsored by The Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education. A more detailed description of the program can be found here. 197 Montour Road, Elysburg, PA.

Saturday, February 18 at The Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen: First day of a series of workshops . A complete list of upcoming workshops can be found on the website. Registration is open to all. Members of the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen receive 10% off on all workshops. 252 N. Prince Street, Lancaster, PA.

Sunday, February 19, at The Clay Studio: Objects from the Imagination with Jill Allen. 137-139 N. 2nd Street, Philadelphia.

Sunday, February 19, 11 am – 5 pm at New Jersey Media Center: Handcoloring Your Inkjet Images with Nancy Ori. Call 908-790-8820 for more information. Cost: $150. 124 Diamond Hill Road, Berkeley Heights, NJ.

Saturday, February 25, noon – 4 pm at Schenley Park Cafe and Visitor Center: “Schenley Park Photo Safari – Unseasonably Gorgeous,” presented by Silver Eye Center for Photography and co-sponsored with Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy. Cost: $65 Silver Eye and Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy members, $75 for non-members. Click here to register. 101 Panther Hollow Road, Pittsburgh, PA.

Saturday, February 26, 12 – 4 pm at Silvereye Center for Photography: Schenley Park Photo Safari, Co-Sponsored with Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy. $65 for Silver Eye members; $75 for non-members. Register by phone: 412-431-1810. Register by January 24, 2012 and receive a $5 discount. 1015 E. Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA.

Tuesday, February 28, 7 – 9 pm at Silver Eye Center for Photography: “Light it Up: Hotshoe Flash Fundamentals, with instructor Richard Kelly, Associate Professor at Pittsburgh Filmmakers. Cost: $55 Silver Eye members, $65 non-members. 1015 E. Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA.

Wednesday, February 29, 6 – 8 pm at Arch Street Meetinghouse: First Wednesday class on reading John Dewey’s Art as Experience. Through April 18. Cost: $175. More information and registration can be found here. N. 4th Street & Arch Street, Philadelphia.