Category Archives: workshop

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 sarah@louisvillevisualart.org.  

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.

“It’s All About Plaster!” workshop at Preservation Louisville

Registration is required The next Hands on History Workshop at Preservation Louisville at The Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth St., 540-5146, is “It’s All About Plaster!” on Sept. 14 at 1-4 p.m. The workshop will focus on plaster walls as well as ornamental plaster. With over four generations of plaster experience, Tom Schnurr […]

Historic Preservation Tax Credit Workshop at Preservation Louisville

Pre-registration is required. Preservation Louisville, 631 S. Fifth St. at The Brennan House Historic Home & Gardens, is holding its next Historic Preservation Tax Credit Workshop on Saturday, July 20 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. This is a hands-on, active learning workshop and class size is limited.    

Workshop with painter Boris Zakic

Registration required. Painter Boris Zakic will lead a hands-on workshop called “Impasto: the Unlikely Stroke” for adult learners of all experience levels at the Carnegie Center for Art and History, 201 East Spring St. in New Albany on Saturday, July 20 from 1-4 p.m. Through a series of guided exercises, participants will gain a sensitivity […]

Youth art workshop led by Michael Wimmer

Registration required by July 2. The Carnegie Center for Art and History, 201 East Spring St. in New Albany, is holding the workshop “Making Found Object Art” led by Michael Wimmer on Saturday, July 6 from 10-11:30 p.m. It’s for middle-school youths about making art from found objects. Each youth should bring at least three […]

Book workshop at PYRO

Pre-registration is required. PYRO Gallery, 909 E. Market St., is holding a book workshop on Sunday, May 26 from 12:30-4:30 p.m. It will be taought by C. J. Pressma. Cost is $45. Call 502-587-0106 for more information.

Carnegie Center’s next Free Family Fun Workshop

Pre-registration is required. The Carnegie Center’s next Free Family Fun Workshop is Faux Stained Glass Flower Window Hangings for Mother’s Day. It will be held on Saturday, May 11 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. We will be making Faux Stained Glass Flower Window Hangings for Mother’s Day using tissue paper, Contact paper, construction paper, and string. […]

Dennis Shaffner workshop at the Little Loomhouse

Pre-registration required. The Little Loomhouse, 328 Kenwood Hill Rd., is exploring sculptural basketry with sculptor Dennis Shaffner on Saturday, May 11 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Students will first be guided through the weaving of spherical baskets and then encouraged to personalize with brought and gathered embellishments: vines, buttons, ribbons and other personal items to create […]