Gypsy Peacock Jewelry

Monday, July 13, 2009

July Classes

07.01.09 | July Classes
Bead Here Now July Classes
1051 Park St 5 Points 904-475-0004 Mon-Sat 11-6 Sun 12-4

Fri July 3rd- First Fridays in 5 Points from 5-9 -eat, drink, shop, watch, listen, and bliss out! Robert of the Itty Bitty Smithy @ Bead Here Now will be doing copper smithing demos and 10% off of selected Loungefly Purses, 10% off recycled glass beads from India. Free Yoga at Adishakti Yoga Kula located inside of Midnight Sun from 6:15-7:15 followed by a Kirtan, &Anomaly and Violet will be grilling out.

Fri July 3rd- Beginning Soft Glass with B Ashley of Riverside Art Glass. Create lampworked glass beads using a torch and cane glass. Investment-$50 includes material Time 6:30-8:30 Limit 2

Sunday July 5th-Copper Mask with Robert. Learn the ancient technique of copper smithing. In this class, learn to anneal using a torch, learn to shape, texture and patina while creating a one of a kind copper mask. Investment-$75 includes material Time: 12:30-4pm Limit 3

Sunday July 5th- Basic Hemp Knot for the kids ages 7 and up-Margaret will teach you to create a cool hemp bracelet or anklet. Investment $20 includes hemp( not beads) Time: 2-4

Wednesday July 8th- Healing Salves with Donna of Green Lotus Organics-Donna is a certified Herbalist, Aromatherapist & Lic. Relaxation Therapist. Use all natural products and essential oils to create wonderful soaps. Investment $20 Time:6:00-8pm

Saturday July 11th and the 25th- Riverside Arts Market 10-4- Robert of the Itty Bitty Smithy and I, along with Bryon Nobles of Riverside Art Glass will be set up alongside many other talented local artists. After the market, head to 5 Points for all of your beading and shopping needs.Hope to see you there.

Tues July 14th-Fiber Earrings with Cat-Cat will show you how to create a pair of whimsical fiber earrings with copper embelishments. Investment-$30 includes material Time-6:30-8:3

Wednesday July 15th- Basic Wire with Shannon-this class is a staple for jewelry making. Create a wire linked bracelet using copper wire and beads of your choice. Investment-$20+ material. Time 6:00-8:30pm

Wednesday july 15th- Copper Bowl with Robert- learn the ancient technique of coppersmithing. learn to anneal, texture, shape and patina while creating a beautiful copper bowl. Investment-$50 includes material. Time 6:00-8:30 Limit 3

Saturday July 18th- Bang Your Own Bangle with Robert-Forge your own copper bangle using a thick gauge copper wire.Learn to anneal, texture and shape. Investment $30 includes material Time: 12:00-2:00pm

Saturday July 18th- Inspiration Copper Cuff with Shannon. Learn to anneal (yes, you get to play with a torch), texture, stamp, shape and patina while creating a unique copper cuff with quote of your choice. Investment $50 includes material Time 3:00-5pm

Sunday July 19th- Beginning Soft Glass with B Ashley of Riverside Art Glass. Create lampworked glass beads using a torch and cane. Investment-$50 includes material Time 1:00-3:00 Limit

Sunday July 19th- Basic Hemp Knot for the kids ages 7 and up-Margaret will teach you to create a cool hemp bracelet or anklet. Investment $20 includes hemp( not beads) Time: 2-4

Wednesday July 22nd-Healing Salves with Donna of Green Lotus Organics.Create Healing Salves for your needs using all natural products and essential oils. Donna is a certified Herbalist, Aromatherapist & Lic. Relaxation Therapist.Investment: $20 includes material

Sunday July 26th Comprehensive Copper with Robert.In this class you will learn with copper sheet to create a masterpiece of your choice. We will learn the basics such as annealing, texturing, forging, shaping and patina. Ideas include masks, bowls or jewelry.Investment $100 includes material. Limit 2

Be sure to sign up in advance to reserve your space. We do ask that you pay ahead of time. If classes have not been paid for by 2 days prior to class, you will be taken off the list for that class so that someone else may have the oppurtunity to join us. Thank you for understanding.

Art and Soul- Anything Goes Art Show at the Womens Center of Jacksonville

The Art & Soul Program at the
Women's Center of Jacksonville, Inc. Presents:

Anything Goes
July 16 - September 18, 2009

Anything Goes, a new exhibition of women’s art, opens on Thursday, July 16, 2009 at the Women’s Center of Jacksonville. An Artists’ Reception will be held from 6:00 pm. until 8:00 pm. The event is free and open to the public. The exhibition will remain open through Friday, September 18. The public is invited to view the works at the Women’s Center located at 5644 Colcord Avenue, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

What will at artist exhibit when an artist can exhibit (almost) anything? Come and see what these women artists present when there are no restrictions on media, content or size. What artistic innovations will we see when “anything goes?”