5 Acre Arts

Classes

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Classes are: Adults only, No children, No pets, and Fragrance-free please.

Class size is limited to 10-15 students and your Pre-Paid Registration is required. You may complete your registration and pay for your class now with your Credit Card. You are not registered until your payment has been received.

Questions? Comments? Please email me, lynda@5AcreArts.com

Please take a moment to read the 5 Acre Arts Cancellation Policy:

If you have registered and paid for a class via the 5 Acre Arts website and need to cancel for any reason, you will receive a full refund if you contact me by email at least three (3) business days (M-F) prior to the start of your class. Please include your name, class details and personal contact information.

Late cancellations will not receive a refund.

NOTE: If you did NOT register via the 5 Acre Arts website and have to cancel for any reason, you will need to contact the individual artist, sponsoring group or store regarding their Cancellation Policy.

As a reminder, although I do teach in a pretty relaxed classroom atmosphere, I still believe in general guidelines. Click HERE to read about Classroom Etiquette.

CLASSES

PEWTER SAMPLER  $95

Join me for a FULL DAY of metal embossing!

Beginners Welcome! This is a techniques-based class. We will be working on Pewter, using simple hand tools, and we will cover the basics of metal embossing including several background textures. Metal embossing tools will be provided for use in class to those students who do not have their own tools. Your finished art piece could be framed, or it would look great on a box lid or journal. *Choice of size: 6"x6" or 5"x7".

Students please bring these items:

✔  Any metal embossing tools you already have

✔  Craft scissors (NOT your best sewing shears)

✔  Pencil, pen, note paper

✔  Low tack tape (blue “painter’s tape”)

✔  “Sharpie fine point” permanent marker

✔  Thick washcloth (this will get dirty)

✔  Soft cloth for polishing (a clean tee shirt is good)

✔  Baby wipes

✔  A few paper towels


LOCATION: Trilogy Art League at Vistancia, 27980 North Trilogy Boulevard, Peoria, Arizona 85383.

METALIZE YOUR MONOGRAM  $$$  Registration Closed

Oooh la la! These hand-embossed, oversized letters make GREAT gifts!

Join me for a FULL DAY of metal embossing!

Beginners Welcome! This is a techniques-based class. Using simple hand tools we will cover the basics of Repujado, the fine art of metal embossing. Lynda will walk you through various uses for each tool and simple embossing techniques as you embellish your metal. Leave class with a completed letter.

NOTE: Letter size will vary dependent upon your letter choice, but generally 8-12” tall. Letters M and W being the widest. Please email me (lynda@abare.net) your top three (3) letter choices and I will make my best effort to procure your #1 choice.

Instructor will provide: Colorized Artist Grade Aluminum, an unpainted wooden letter, dry adhesive, Walnut Ink, alcohol inks+applicators, and for those who need them, metal embossing tools will also be provided for use in class.

Students please bring these items:

✔  Any metal embossing tools you already have (tools, suede, plexiglas)

✔  Craft scissors (NOT your best sewing shears)

✔  Detail scissors (usually small, sharp, and pointy)

✔  Sharp craft knife or X-acto with fresh, sharp blades. *A snap-blade is a good choice.

✔  Cutting mat or glass (kitchen) cutting board

✔  Pencil, pen, note paper

✔  Low tack tape (blue “painter’s tape”)

✔  “Sharpie fine point” permanent marker

✔  Ruler with metal cutting edge *A clear ruler is a good choice.

✔  Fingernail sanding block

✔  Thick washcloth (this will get dirty)

✔  Soft cloth for polishing (a clean tee shirt is good)

✔  Baby wipes

✔  A few paper towels

✔  OPTIONAL: Acrylic paint and paintbrush. Bring your choice of color to be used for your wooden letter. *Instructor sill provide walnut ink, which stains the wood a pleasant dark brown and leaves the wood grain visible, OR you may brink your own choice of acrylic paint and a paint brush.


LOCATION:  Private studio in N. Scottsdale (Lone Mtn+Scottsdale Rd). Address will be sent via email following your paid registration.

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"Metalize Your Monogram” $$$

January 12, 2021 (Tuesday) 10am-4pm

Private Studio, N. Scottsdale

“Pewter Sampler” $95

March 13, 2021 (Saturday) 10am-4pm

Trilogy Art League (Vistancia)

Size Options: Please choose one


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POCKET JOURNALS  $65

Join me for a FULL DAY of CREATIVITY!  Faux marbling and bookbinding.

Beginners Welcome!

We'll start our day creating beautiful papers using a faux marbling technique.

In the afternoon, students will select their favorite papers from the morning to create covers for a pocket journal. You'll have plenty of papers left over for other projects :-) Add a simple binding, and as a final touch you can add a word or name in alphabet beads along the book's spine (optional).

I carry one of these in my purse (they're very hardy), and they make great gifts too.

*We will be using alcohol inks so wear your play clothes!

Students please bring these items:

✔  10-20 sheets of whatever paper you have on hand, e.g. cardstock, watercolor paper, mixed media paper, brown paper, index cards, manila folders, etc.

✔  Bone folder, teflon folder, or teaspoon (for burnishing)

✔  Scissors that cut paper well (NOT your best sewing shears)

✔  Pencil, pen, note paper

✔  SHARP sturdy craft knife (a snap-blade is a good choice)

✔  Cutting mat or glass cutting board

✔  Paper piercer (awl, hand drill, or Japanes screw punch)

✔  Ruler w/metal cutting edge

✔  Baby wipes + a few paper towels


LOCATION: Private studio in N. Scottsdale (Lone Mtn+Scottsdale Rd). Address will be sent via email following your paid registration.

“Pocket Journals” $65

February 11 (Thursday) 10am-4pm

Private Studio, N. Scottsdale