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Design Your Own Workshop

print making workshop mixed media workshop glass fusing workshop

 

Design Your Own Workshop

Want something fun to do with your family or friends? Are you a member of a group looking for a creative activity? At the Kentucky Museum you can design a workshop to fit your group's specific wants or needs. Workshops are divided into age categories but we can design a family friendly inter-generational one for you. Workshops can also be used to fulfill a scouting badge or celebrate birthdays

Contact artist-in-residence Lynne Ferguson at 270-745-2594 for more information on how to schedule your own workshop.

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ADULT WORKSHOPS
 
Beginners Basket Making - Make a Kentucky Berry Basket with a oak swing handle. 7 Hours  $55 each. Class size 5 - 10.

Gelli Printing - Create beautiful printed designs on paper and fabric with acrylic paint.    4 Hours    $35 each. Class size 5 - 15.

Watercolor Painting - Try your hand at watercolor painting.   4 Hours     $35 each. Class size 5- 15.

Gourd Painting - Paint your own birdhouse gourd.  3 Hours    $30 each. Class size 5 - 15.

Acrylic Painting - Discover how much fun it is to paint with acrylics. 3 Hours   $ 35 each. Class size 5 - 15.

Mixed Media - Combine collage, drawing, painting, printmaking, digital to create a work of art.  3 Hours   $35 each. Class size 5 - 20.

Silk Scarf Dying - Simple fun scarf dying with spectrum tissue paper. 2 Hours  $25 each. Class size 5 - 12.


 
CHILDREN AGES 8 - 14  Class Size 6 - 15

Beginners Basket Making - Make a Kentucky Berry Basket with an oak swing handle.  8 Hours  $55 each

Gelli Printing - Create beautiful printed transparent or opaque designs on paper with acrylics.  3 hours  $25 each

Watercolor Painting - Try your hand at watercolor painting learning wet and dry painting techniques.  3 hours   $25 each

Gourd Painting - Paint your favorite snake, fanciful or real on a snake gourd using acrylic paint.   2 Hours   $25 each

Cotton Bandana Dying - Simple fun way to dye cotton bandanas with spectrum tissue paper. 1 Hour  $6 each. Class size up to 12.


 

CHILDREN AGES 4 - 7 Class size 6 - 15

Cotton Bandana Dying - Simple fun way to dye cotton bandanas using spectrum tissue paper. 1 Hour $6 each. Class size up to 12

Paper Making - Recycle old paper into beautiful handmade paper.   1 1/2 Hour    $10 each

Gourd Painting - Paint two small gourds into whimsical creatures.   1 Hour   $12 each

Handmade Cards - Use stamps, ribbon, dollies, markers, digital images, color pencils to make two cards.  1 Hour   $8 each

 

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 Last Modified 10/31/14