Category Archives: workshop

Youth workshop at Speed

Pre-registration required. Local Speed (Speed Art Museum), 822 E. Market St., is holding a Youth Workshop to make a stereoscope with artist Todd Smith on Saturday, June 14 from 1-3 p.m. The fee is $5 per child for Speed Members 
and $10 per child of non-members.    

Arts Association of Oldham County offering summer classes

The Arts Association of Oldham County is offering a series of summer art classes and workshops at Gallery 104, 104 E. Main St. in LaGrange, 502-222-3822.    

Weekend visual art events

Art Sanctuary, 1433 S. Shelby St., is hosting “BAM!” on Saturday, May 17 from 12-6 p.m. Check out the original offerings of local artists, vinyl etc. from music enthusiasts and all manner of books from local vendors. There will be beer and wine available for purchase and music to shop to by DJ Matt Anthony. Featured artists […]

Summer Series Workshops at LVAA

Registration deadline: May 30 The Louisville Visual Art Association is offering Summer Series Workshops on Sundays in June. On June 1: Mixed Media Sketchbook with Jacque Parsley; June 8: Clay Pinch Pots with Suzy Hatcher; June 15: Hats with Sarah Havens. The Clifton Center, 2117 Payne St., Suite 205, 2-4 p.m. $120 member, $150 non-member […]

Workshop for “Impressions: Art of the Race”

“Impressions: Art of the Race” at the Kentucky Derby Museum is holding a collaborative workshop on Saturday, May 31 at 9 a.m. It will be conducted by Nick Baute of Hound Dog Press, an artist in the exhibition. Participates will design a linoleum cut and letterpress print. Materials and tools are supplied. After the workshop, […]

Landscape Photo Workshop with John Nation & Danny Dempster

Reservations required. Hidden Hill Nursery & Sculpture Garden is holding a landscape photography workshop with John Nation and Danny Dempster. The two-day workshop is on Friday, May 9 and Saturday, May 10. $100 per person. For reservations, call 812-282-0524 or email Bob Hill at or Janet Hill at The enrollment deadline is Thursday, […]

Weekend visual art events

The University of Louisville Hite Art Institute is showing “Ben Katchor: The Made World” from April 26-May 10. The reception and book signing is Saturday, April 26 from 3-4 p.m. at the Cressman Center, 100 E. Main St. A lecture on “Halftone Printing in the Yiddish Press and Other Objects of Idol Worship” is on […]

Artist Ben Katchor exhibition, lecture and workshop

Registration is required. The University of Louisville Hite Art Institute is showing “Ben Katchor: The Made World” from April 26-May 10 at the Cressman Center, 100 E. Main St. (the opening reception is from 3-4 p.m. on Saturday, April 26). Accompanying the exhibition are a lecture and workshop at the Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, […]

“Greening the Older Home” at Preservation Louisville

Pre-registration required. Preservation Louisville, 540-5146, Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. 5th St., is presenting “Hands On History: Greening the Older Home.” Hands on History is an educational series designed to give participants an in-depth look at various preservation issues and methods of maintaining and preserving historic buildings. April’s will explore the concept of “green”; […]

Youth Recycled Art Workshop at Speed

Pre-registration required. Local Speed, 822 E. Market St., is hosting a Youth Recycled Art Workshop on Saturday, March 22 from 1-3 p.m. The workshop will give participants the opportunity to transform recycled objects into one-of-a-kind artworks. Aurora Parrish, a featured artist in Local Speed’s current exhibition “We’ll Wear a Jolly Crown,” will lead participants in […]

Free Family Fun Workshop at Carnegie Center

Pre-registration is required. The Carnegie Center, 201 East Spring St. in New Albany, is presenting “Free Family Fun Workshop: Recycled Bottle Lanterns” on Saturday, March 8 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Bring a clean, empty 2-liter or plastic juice bottle for each child. We will be making Recycled Bottle Lanterns using plastic bottles, tissue paper, glue, […]

DIY workshop at Preservation Louisville

Pre-registration required. Preservation Louisville’s “Hands on History: Do It Yourself Preservation” is on Saturday, Feb. 8 from 1-4 p.m. It is designed for people who live or work in an older building and would like to do some maintenance work themselves, but just don’t know where to start. It will be led by architect Gary […]

Children’s MLK Day workshops at LVAA

Pre-registration requested. The Louisville Visual Art Association is hosting Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Workshops for 6-12 year olds. Monday, Jan. 20, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. $45 LVAA members/$55 non-members. For questions, contact Education Programs Coordinator Sarah Davis at 502-584-8166 x105 or  

Historic woodworking is next “Hands on History”

Pre-registration required Preservation Louisville is presenting historic woodworking in its next “Hands on History” on Saturday, Jan. 11 from 1-4 p.m. Brennan House, 631 S. Fifth St., 540-5146.

Preservation Louisville’s next Hands on History

Pre-registration required. Preservation Louisville’s next Hands on History will explore methods of research to uncover the story of your house. It is less about architectural history, and more about the history of the building and the people who owned and lived in it. Learn how to use resources such as maps, census data, city directories, […]

Interns needed for cast iron sculpture workshops

Sculpture Trails in Solsberry, Ind. is seeking applicants for 12 internship positions for July 2014. The Museum’s mission is to bring outdoor sculpture and art education to the community through various hands-on sculpture workshops, services and programs. Interns will be responsible for assisting artists in completing their works, maintaining museum grounds, and supporting maintenance and expansion […]

Craft workshops Block Party Handmade Boutique

Registration required. Block Party Handmade Boutique, 560 S. 4th St., 589-1133, is holding the following workshops: –Relief printmaking Holiday cards with Lauren Hirsch on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. $30. –”Etsy Success” with Joanna Jorgenson on Tuesday, Nov. 19 from 6-8 p.m. $20.

“Hands on History” workshop

Pre-registration required. Preservation Louisville’s next “Hands on History” workshop is on “Old Plumbing and How to Deal With It” on Saturday, Nov. 9 from 1-4 p.m. The speaker is Bruce Cohen of B.C. Plumbing. $20 Preservation Louisville members, $30 non-members. Preservation Louisville, Brennan House, 631 S. 5th St.

Historic Preservation Tax Credit Workshop

Pre-registration required. Preservation Louisville, Inc., The Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth St., is hosting the next Historic Preservation Tax Credit Workshop on Saturday, Sept. 28 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. The workshop will be led by Joe Pierson, Historic Preservation TaxCredit Consultant with Pinion Advisors.              

Indigo and itajime workshop at Carnegie

Pre-registration by Sept. 17. An one-day indigo and itajime workshop with Daren Redman will be at the Carnegie Center, 201 E. Spring St., 812-944-7336, on Friday, Sept. 20 or Saturday, Sept. 21 from 12:30-4 p.m. Participants can sign up for either Sept. 20 or Sept. 21.