July 2014

Creepy Crawler and Clay Creatures Ages 5-7

Monday, July 7, 2014 - 9:00am

Monday-Friday 9:00am-12:00pm

Non Member $165.00 Member $148.50

Clay and 2D

Imagine you’re as tall as a piece of grass, hunting insects, exploring the great outdoors and making crawly friends. Focusing on colors, textures and pattern we will create different two and three-dimensional critters. We’ll use a large variety of materials including clay, paint, paper collage and so much more.

Price: $165.00

This class is offered through The Shelburne Craft School, to register visit www.theshelburnecraftschool.org

Frog Hollow members receive a 10% discount on all classes at The Shelburne Craft School!

Robots, Rockets and Mosaic Crop Circles: Ages 8-10

Monday, July 7, 2014 - 9:00am

Monday-Friday 9:00am-4:00pm

Non- Member: $285.00 Member: $256.50

3-2-1 Lift off! Calling all robots, come to the mother ship. You will learn how to extrude, form, manipulate clay, and make unique robots and rocket ships for your robots to travel in. You’ll even get to make a landing pad for your Rocket! Your rockets will be out of this world! (Rockets will be for imaginary play purpose only). In the afternoon make mosaic circles, inspired by crop circle designs.

Price: $285.00

This camp is offered through The Shelburne Craft School, to register visit www.theshelburnecraftschool.org

Frog Hollow members receive a 10% discount on all classes at The Shelburne Craft School!

Discover Fine Metal – Fundamentals of Jewelry Design

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 5:00pm

Instructor: Jean Chute

6 Weeks, Wednesday, 5-7:30pm, July 9th- August 13th

Members $193.50, Non-Members $215, Materials, $35

Learn the fundamental techniques used in making jewelry and create your own unique designs. Explore sawing, drilling, filing, sanding, texturing, and soldering. Create basic pieces such as charms, pendants, and simple bracelets. Explore the characteristics of metal and gain the skills necessary to ultimately complete a finished, polished piece in fine silver.

Price: $250.00

This class is offered through The Shelburne Craft School, to register visit www.theshelburnecraftschool.org

Frog Hollow members receive a 10% discount on all classes at The Shelburne Craft School!

Sketchbook Shenanigans!

Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 5:30pm

Instructor: Julianna Brazill

6 Weeks, Thursdays, 5:30-7:30pm, July 10th- August 14th

Members $157.5, Non-Members $175, Material Fee $5

A sketchbook-based exploration and documentation of individual imagination and the world around us, this class stretches the limits of the definition of art. While this class will challenge students to think outside the box, it is not a strict, skill-based class by any means. The main focus is imaginative play!

Price: $180.00

This class is offered through The Shelburne Craft School, to register visit www.theshelburnecraftschool.org

Frog Hollow members receive a 10% discount on all classes at The Shelburne Craft School!

Art Camp with Carol MacDonald

Monday, July 14, 2014 (All day)

July 14-18, 9am-3pm
Ages 11-18
$285 includes all materials

Art Camp takes place in Carol MacDonald's Studio overlooking the Winooski River and the Intervale. We work on a variety of projects over the week (Monday-Friday) that incorporate drawing, printmaking, painting and sculpture.

"I strongly believe in supporting the creative voices of our young people by providing quality materials and an opportunity for them to experiment with their individual imagery and process in a small group setting."

For more information, or to register please visit www.carolmacdonald.com/workshops.html

Handbuilding in Clay and Printmaking: Ages 8-10

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 9:00am

Monday-Friday 9:00am-4:00pm

Non- Member: $285.00 Member: $256.50

This camp is designed to encourage you to explore all the possibilities clay has to offer as well as expand your skill level and knowledge of clay as a medium. Experimenting with texture and a variety of building techniques, you will create fun and sometimes-functional works of art with clay. Make cups and plates to statues and figurines, your imaginations will guide you. In the afternoon you will learn all aspects of the printing process, from paper making, to stamps to designing a final piece. You will design and cut stamps from potatoes, sponges, and e-z rubber to make prints on paper and fabric.

Price: $285.00

This camp is offered through The Shelburne Craft School, to register visit www.theshelburnecraftschool.org

Frog Hollow members receive a 10% discount on all classes at The Shelburne Craft School!

Dinosaur Discovery: Ages 5-7

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 9:00am

Monday-Friday 9:00am-12:00pm

Non-Member $165.00 Member $148.50

Recycle Art and Clay

There’s something lurking in the cave. I spy a Dinosaur, do you? Make your very own dinosaurs. You will learn about the historic characteristics of Dino’s. You’ll get to choose between different materials, colors and textures to make dinosaurs, complete with a place for them to live and different visitors they might have. Your projects will incorporate recycled materials and found objects.

Price: $165.00

This class is offered through The Shelburne Craft School, to register visit www.theshelburnecraftschool.org

Frog Hollow members receive a 10% discount on all classes at The Shelburne Craft School!

Weeknight Mixed Level Wheel-Throwing

Monday, July 14, 2014 - 5:30pm

Instructor: Rik Rolla

7 Weeks, Mondays, 5:30-7:30pm, July 14th – August 25th

Members $180, Non-Members $200, Materials: $40

This course is for all skill levels! Beginners will be guided through the fundamentals of basic wheel-throwing techniques. More experienced students will consider elements of form and style and receive individual instruction in functional or sculptural techniques.

Price: $240.00

This class is offered through The Shelburne Craft School, to register visit www.theshelburnecraftschool.org

Frog Hollow members receive a 10% discount on all classes at The Shelburne Craft School!

Landscape Painting- Weekend

Saturday, July 19, 2014 - 9:00am

Instructor: Robert Huntoon

4 Weeks, Saturdays, 9-12pm, July 19th – August 9th

Members $157.50, Non-Members $175, Material List

Working on location at Shelburne Farms and other lake-side locations, discover the joy of creating realistic impressions directly from nature. Using traditional or water-soluble oils, practical approaches to palette preparation and color mixing will be addressed as well as opportunities to combine photo references with first-hand observations. Both “impressionist” and “naturalistic” styles of color layering will be covered. No previous experience necessary. Materials list provided.

Price: $175.00

This class is offered through The Shelburne Craft School, to register visit www.theshelburnecraftschool.org

Frog Hollow members receive a 10% discount on all classes at The Shelburne Craft School!

Furniture Refinishing

Saturday, July 19, 2014 - 10:00am

Instructor: Gered Williams

Two-Day Workshop, Saturday and Sunday, 10:00am-6:00pm, July 19th - 20th

Members $207, Non-Members $230, Shop Fee $15 plus wood and finishes

Have a piece of furniture in your house that needs to be brought back to life? Come learn the principles of furniture refinishing. Learning about different types of finishes and leave with your beloved piece restored back to its original beauty. Minor repairs can also be looked at and fixed. Students should contact the instructor prior to the start of the course so that we can discuss the individual needs of your project. *Wood and finishes students purchase separately.

Price: $245.00

This class is offered through The Shelburne Craft School, to register visit www.theshelburnecraftschool.org

Frog Hollow members receive a 10% discount on all classes at The Shelburne Craft School!

Metal Nest Making

Saturday, July 19, 2014 - 10:00am

Utilizing studio scraps and over 30 years experience as a blacksmith Payne Junker will be set up under a tent on Church street in front of the gallery educating passers by about metal process and instructing individuals on how to create metal nests. Payne invites folks to bring materials (their choice) to feather their nest...feathers, milk weed down, their dogs fur, moss, fabric, paper, etc. are all fun additions to add something of their life into the nest. There is no required registration. Payne will work with people as they stop by the tent during the above times and hours.

This event is free and open to the public.
10:00am-1:00pm

Metal Nest Making

Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 12:00pm

Utilizing studio scraps and over 30 years experience as a blacksmith Payne Junker will be set up under a tent on Church street in front of the gallery educating passers by about metal process and instructing individuals on how to create metal nests. Payne invites folks to bring materials (their choice) to feather their nest...feathers, milk weed down, their dogs fur, moss, fabric, paper, etc. are all fun additions to add something of their life into the nest. There is no required registration. Payne will work with people as they stop by the tent during the above times and hours.

This event is free and open to the public.
12:00pm-4:00pm

Art Camp with Carol MacDonald

Monday, July 21, 2014 (All day)

July 21-25, 9am-3pm
Ages 11-18
$285 includes all materials

Art Camp takes place in Carol MacDonald's Studio overlooking the Winooski River and the Intervale. We work on a variety of projects over the week (Monday-Friday) that incorporate drawing, printmaking, painting and sculpture.

"I strongly believe in supporting the creative voices of our young people by providing quality materials and an opportunity for them to experiment with their individual imagery and process in a small group setting."

For more information, or to register please visit www.carolmacdonald.com/workshops.html

Digital Explorers: Ages 8-10

Monday, July 21, 2014 - 9:00am

Monday-Friday 9:00am-4:00pm

Non- Member: $285.00 Member: $256.50

Photography/ Photoshop

Have a digital camera and want to learn how to use it to its full potential? Learn how to frame and compose a shot, learn proper settings and how to import your photos on to the computer. We will take day walking trips into the village of Shelburne to capture photos from life. You will learn how to work with light to create still life and portraits. After taking multiple photos you will learn to use Photoshop elements, to edit and manipulate photos. At the end you will receive 6 printed photos that you will learn how to matt and we’ll frame one together. You’ll also take home a CD with all of your photos. Please bring a digital camera, USB cord, charger, batteries and a manual.

Price: $285.00

This camp is offered through The Shelburne Craft School, to register visit www.theshelburnecraftschool.org

Frog Hollow members receive a 10% discount on all classes at The Shelburne Craft School!

A Day in Vermont with Peter Huntoon – Watercolor

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 9:00am

Instructor: Peter Huntoon

One Day, Saturday Workshop, 9-4pm, July 26th

Member $144, Non-Member $160, Material List

Join Vermont Artist Peter Huntoon for an exciting one-day watercolor workshop. Peter will review watercolor fundamentals and the all-important building blocks that lead to great paintings. After lunch Peter will share his distinctive artistic approach with a demonstration painting, Q&A, and individual painting as time allows.

Peter Huntoon is an award-winning founding member of the Vermont Watercolor Society. His “Day in Vermont” project launched in March of 2013 has been quickly gaining friends and fans since. To learn more about Peter and his work please visit www.peterhuntoon.com or www.ADayinVermont.com.

Price: $160.00

This class is offered through The Shelburne Craft School, to register visit www.theshelburnecraftschool.org

Frog Hollow members receive a 10% discount on all classes at The Shelburne Craft School!

You Can Do It! – The Basics of Clay – Beginner

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 10:00am

Instructor: Rik Rolla

4 Weeks, Tuesday 10-11:30am, July 29th – August 19th

Member $78.30, Non-Member $87, Materials Included

Learn the basics in this, slow, informative, hands-on class with Rik in our clay studios. You will learn the fundamentals of clay and how a clay studio is run. This is an opportunity to explore something new and prepare you for the next step if you want to expand you pottery skills.

Price: $87.00

This class is offered through The Shelburne Craft School, to register visit www.theshelburnecraftschool.org

Frog Hollow members receive a 10% discount on all classes at The Shelburne Craft School!