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All upcoming Studio Arts: Other Media classes

All upcoming Studio Arts: Other Media classes

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Session 5 of 8
February 28, 2024

Learn how to use the elegant Italic script for basic projects using various colors and papers. The class is appropriate for beginners or intermediate students with some familiarity with the broad-edge pen who are ready to develop their calligraphy skills.


Session 3 of 6
February 28, 2024

Explore the spectrum of floral design. Sourcing (with a focus on sustainability), making the most of seasonal flowers, creating centerpieces, wiring techniques, and photographing your work are all among the practical areas covered.


Session 1 of 3
February 29, 2024

Wrap, weave, hammer, and bend your way to a new set of wire-working skills. Learn how to create custom findings such as ear-wires and clasps, no-solder chain, and designs for earrings and pendants using wire-wrapped DIY frames.


Session 1 of 3
March 2, 2024

Learn to convert scraps of metal, fabric, and paper destined for the trash (or recycling) bin into unique pieces of wearable art as you add new techniques to your jeweler’s toolbox.


Session 6 of 8
March 2, 2024

Students discover the history, origins, and special characteristics of the Textura style of Blackletter calligraphy, one of the major typefaces in the history of Western typography. Learn the use of proper proportions and construction of minuscule and majuscule letters, numbers, and punctuation marks.


March 5, 2024

Pierre du Pont started Longwood Gardens’ native orchid collection in 1923 when he brought in Galearis spectabilis, an orchid that’s native to Pennsylvania. This class takes you on a tour of Longwood’s native orchids and shows you how this purchase blossomed into a world-renowned conservation, plant breeding, and collections project.


Session 6 of 8
March 6, 2024

Learn how to use the elegant Italic script for basic projects using various colors and papers. The class is appropriate for beginners or intermediate students with some familiarity with the broad-edge pen who are ready to develop their calligraphy skills.


Session 4 of 6
March 6, 2024

Explore the spectrum of floral design. Sourcing (with a focus on sustainability), making the most of seasonal flowers, creating centerpieces, wiring techniques, and photographing your work are all among the practical areas covered.


Session 2 of 3
March 7, 2024

Wrap, weave, hammer, and bend your way to a new set of wire-working skills. Learn how to create custom findings such as ear-wires and clasps, no-solder chain, and designs for earrings and pendants using wire-wrapped DIY frames.


March 9, 2024

Explore the Japanese art of takuga, the intersection between printmaking and watercolor. Use sumi or blockprinting ink to handprint leaves, flowers, or vegetables. Then learn how to paint these prints with watercolor. Leave with many colorful prints, ready for framing or sending as a greeting card.