We have a great new lineup of classes! Find out what all the fun is about- join us for a class and take home a finished project! No experience necessary! All classes held at 113 A West All Saints St.
Girls night out has never been this fun! Enjoy an evening of refreshments, friendships, and crafting! Due to liquor board rules, these events are BYOB. Feel free to bring refreshments to drink &/share!
Register for a class in person at The Muse or by calling 301-663-3632!
To see pictures of past classes and projects, visit facebook.com/shopthemuse or check out the blog section of the website!
Wed Mar 14:” Spires Collage” $35 + $10 Kit 7-9pm Learn collage basics with artist, Courtney Prahl! Complete a unique piece of art focused on the Frederick “Spires” skyline for this piece. You will paint a background using different techniques and then use found papers to create a unique focal point of the Spires. Create your own piece of Frederick art!
Sun Mar 25:”Joyful Mandalas” $35+$15 Kit 3-5pm Join teaching artist, Martina Sestakova on a journey of self discovery & mindfulness through the art of Mandala. Popular for centuries, mandalas are symbols of harmony and a wonderful tool for gaining insight and creative joy. You will leave with a unique finished mandala created in 3D paint ready to display in your home or give to a loved one. Class limit of 10.
Sun April 8: “Encaustic, Watercolor, Texture” $35+$20 Kit 3-5pm Learn how to work with wax and color in this small but exciting class! Margaret Hluch will walk you through the steps to create a finished piece of art! Begin your encaustic with transparent watercolor brushstrokes then build with texture to finish your encaustic.
Wed April 18: “Walk on the Wild Side” $35+$20 Kit 7-9pm Jennifer Shoemaker is back by popular demand…free your mind and connect with your inner child to cast off fear and allow yourself to play and explore abstract painting! You will leave with a finished 12″x12″ painting ready to hang on the wall. Class limited to 8 students.
Wed May 9:”Patterned Deconstructed Jeans” $35+$5 Kit 7-9pm Using stamps to create a design, we will stamp patterns onto your jeans, which can be white, indigo or black. Then needle felt, stitch, and bead to embellish your jeans. Cutting for varied length and adding pattern to the edge also is a possibility. Turn your jeans into a fun fashion statement with Margaret Hluch!
Sun May 20: “Whimsical Wind Chime” $35+$20 Kit 3-5pm Create a colorful wind chime for your garden or breezy indoor space with ClaybyLaura’s Laura Silberman! Students will chose from a variety of handmade textured clay shapes, decorate them with acrylic paint and then assemble the chimes using filament, beads and buttons. All necessary materials will be supplied!.
Sun June 10:”Painted with Fire Earrings” $35+$15 Kit 3-5pm Join Lynne Suprock to make copper glow & bring out all the colors of the rainbow to create a pair of sunning earrings! Learn how to cut shapes from the metal, clean and prepare your pieces, use a small flame to create the most vibrant colors, and then finish by making ear wires! Each person will create different hues and patterns as determined by their own style and energy.
Wed June 20:”Photo Transfer Lab” $35+$10 Kit 7-9pm Learn how to make a photo transfer using an easy technique with a common household item. We will explore mixed media to create the background. This class will allow you to creatively explore different techniques and mediums. Artist, Courtney Prahl will help you unleash your inner artist and walk away with a one of a kind piece of art.