Quayside Art Gallery

Local Art Workshops

Art Project: Making a Personal Mandala Workshop

Presented by Quayside Gallery

Join us for an engaging and creative workshop led by Carol Hemmye, where you will have the opportunity to make your very own symbolic mandala. This introductory workshop will guide you through the process of creating personal and meaningful representations on a mandala that has been pre-drawn on a 12″x12″ piece of paper.

Workshop Details:
Date: Saturday, August 17th
Time: 10 AM – Noon
Location: Maker’s Loft, 2400 W Michigan Ave
Fee: $50

Silversmithing Workshop: From My Hands to Yours

Presented by Quayside Gallery

Workshop Details

Instructor: Morning Sherrod

Workshop Overview: Join Morning Sherrod for a 2-day workshop where you will learn the fundamental skills needed to advance into the wonderful world of silver jewelry fabrication.

What You’ll Learn:

  • Safe use of the torch and flex shaft
  • Techniques including paillion, sweat, and pick soldering
  • Proper sawing, cutting with shears, filing, hammering, texturing, stamping
  • Bezel stone setting, patinas, and polishing

Projects: Three project kits will be completed. Your finished pieces could include a ring, earrings, a bracelet, or a pendant.

Workshop Dates and Fees:

Choose one of the following sessions:

  1. Session 1:

    • Dates: Friday, July 12th, and Saturday, July 13th
    • Time: 10 am – 3 pm
    • Fee: $175
  2. Session 2:

    • Dates: Friday, August 9th, and Saturday, August 10th
    • Time: 10 am – 3 pm
    • Fee: $175