Category Archives: workshop

“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 […]

Book Workshop at PYRO

Reservations required. PYRO Gallery, 909 E. Market St., 587-0106, is presenting a family workshop on Sunday, April 21 from 12:30-3:30 p.m. The animal-shaped accordion book workshop will be taught by Susan Harrison. Please bring pictures of a favorite animal to help in drawing. $45 adults, $70 adult and child.

Preservation Tax Credit Workshop at Brennan House

Pre-registration is required. Preservation Louisville, Inc., The Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth St., is hosting a Historic Preservation Tax Credit Workshop on Saturday, April 6 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. The workshop will be led by Joe Pierson, Historic Preservation TaxCredit Consultant with Pinion Advisors. Mr. Pierson will share with  participants his in-depth knowledge […]

Clay workshop at PYRO

Pre-registration is required. PYRO Gallery’s next artist workshop series is “Narratives in Clay/Clay Relief Tiles” conducted by John McCarthy on Sunday, March 24 from 12:30-3:30 p.m. It is a Family Workshop (Adults with kid’s welcome) $45.00 adult, 70.00 (Adult and child). 909 E. Market St. This workshop will familiarize participants with techniques to create 3D, […]

Free Family Fun Workshop at Carnegie

Pre-registration is required. The Carnegie Center’s next Free Family Fun Workshop is making Mason Jar Herb Gardens using thyme, rosemary, and chive seeds, yarn, Spanish moss, small rocks, beads, potting soil, and sand. Bring a mason jar or used glass jar for each child. Saturday, March 9 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. 201 E. Spring St. […]

Free Family Fun Workshop at Carnegie

Pre-registration required. On Saturday, Feb. 9, from 10 a.m.-12 p.m., the Carnegie Center for Art & History, 201 E. Spring St. in New Albany, 812-944-7336, is offering its Free Family Fun Workshop: Mice Hand Puppets. The free drop-in family art workshop will be making Mice Hand Puppets using felt, yarn, wiggle eyes, and glue. Children must be accompanied by […]

Preservation Louisville historic home workshop

Pre-registration required. Preservation Louisville, Inc. at The Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth St., is holding a workshop on historic home care on Saturday, Feb. 9 from 1-4 p.m. It will be led by architect Gary Kleier, who has 35 years of experience, and specialties in historic renovation, restoration and  applying green concepts in historic […]

Kentucky Foundation for Women “Art Meets Activism” grants

The Kentucky Foundation for Women, 562-0045, is seeking applicants for its Art Meets Activism grant. The grant supports feminist artists and organizations to engage individuals and communities in artmaking that directly advances positive social change. Application deadline is March 1. Participatory Art Meets Activism Grant Workshops: All workshops include networking time and discussions of feminism, […]

Historic Preservation Tax Credit Workshop

Advanced registration is required. Preservation Louisville, Inc., The Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth St., is hosting a Historic Preservation Tax Credit Workshop on Saturday, Jan. 19 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. led by Joe Pierson,  Historic Preservation TaxCredit Consultant with Pinion Advisors.    

“Landmarks 101″ workshop at Preservation Louisville

Advance registration required. Preservation Louisville, 540-5146, 631 S. Fifth St., is holding its next Hands on History Workshop on Saturday, Jan. 12. The topic is “Landmarks 101.” Cynthia E. Johnson, a Historic Preservation Officer from the Department of Codes & Regulations will join us to help run this workshop. $20 for Preservation Louisville members; $30 […]

Carnegie’s next Free Family Fun Workshop

Pre-registration is required. The Carnegie Center’s next Free Family Fun Workshop is Saturday, Dec. 8 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. The workshop will be making orange pomander balls (please  bring an orange for each child). For ages 2-12; children must be accompanied by an adult. Arrive no later than 11:30 a.m. 201 E. Spring St. in […]

Preservation Louisville’s next Hands on History Workshop

Advance registration required. The next Preservation Louisville Hands on History Workshop is “Masonry: Paving and Repointing” on Saturday Dec. 8 from 1-4 p.m. $20 members, $30 non-members. Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth St., 540-5146.  

Weekend visual art events

The Education Dept. of the Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, 715 W. Main St., will hold a workshop for both children and adults on Storytelling with Paper on Sunday, Nov. 11. Stop in anytime between 12-3 p.m. $6 per participant (free for museum members) in addition to regular admission fee. Steve Wiser will be signing his new […]

Stained glass repair next Preservation Louisville workshop

Advance registration is required. The next Hands on History Workshop at Preservation Louisville, Inc., The Brennan House Historic Home, 631 S. Fifth S., 540-5146 is on stained glass windows. The Saturday, Nov. 10 workshop will cover the basic steps taken to restore a historic stained glass window. Participants will learn methods and techniques of repair using […]