Workshops and Classes

From hands-on workshops exploring new materials and techniques to professional development programs and networking opportunities, our commitment to providing resources for Baltimore artists has been part of our mission from day one.

Sat Sep 22

4 Saturdays: SEP 22, OCT 20, NOV 24, & DEC 15

11:30am - 1pm each day

$10 per session

Wed Sep 26

Learn to make your own fermented salsa and kombucha in this hands-on fermentation demo – with a Mexican twist. Sip margaritas and snack on Mexican inspired hors d’oeuvres while chef Lisa Joy Sachs teaches you the basics of fermentation in her home. Leave with your own scoby for future fermenting endeavors.

Thu Sep 27

Work with nationally recognized glass blower Tim McFadden on a collaborative glass piece in a process that is both a performance and a festive party. As a team, the guests will design a work of art fashioned by Tim and his glassmaking buddies. The completed creation will be raffled off that evening to benefit the Creative Alliance! Kim Battista, Creative Alliance Trustee, serves up tasty homemade soup and keeps the drinks flowing.

Sat Sep 29

Fiber maven Laura Vernon Russell and Creative Alliance Trustee Kini Collins lead you through the stress relieving and expressive art of needle felting! Learn the techniques of using barbed needles to adhere to colored wool and create a fabulous and fuzzy 2-D work of art. Experience the deep texture and serenity of Laura Vernon Russell’s large scale felt masterpieces that feature octopuses and incredible trees. Take a break from being a creative genius to enjoy a cold brew and a variety of tacos.

Sat Oct 6

Creative Alliance resident artist, Christopher Batten, will ease you through the normally daunting process of creating a realistic portrait through drawing media. No experience necessary, open to all skill levels.

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