Calligraphy/Hand-Lettering Class 101

The Charles H. Taylor Visual Arts Center 4205 Victoria Boulevard, Hampton, VA, United States

Saturday, March 2 11 am to 2 pm Class size: 12 Age: 16+ Price: $40 Pre-requisite: students must know cursive lettering. Welcome to the beginning of calligraphy/hand-lettering class, where the art of beautiful writing unfolds before your eyes. In this enchanting journey, you will delve into the timeless elegance of calligraphy, mastering the delicate strokes that...

Artist Book Workshop

The Charles H. Taylor Visual Arts Center 4205 Victoria Boulevard, Hampton, VA, United States

Thursday, February 22 6 pm to 8 pm Class Size: 10 Age: 14+ Price: $65 (HAL Members $60) The workshop will walk through the process of creating a hand-bound Coptic notebook. Attendees will create custom front and back covers, and an interior text block, and then learn how to bind them together using the Coptic...

Silk Painting Workshop

The Charles H. Taylor Visual Arts Center 4205 Victoria Boulevard, Hampton, VA, United States

Saturday, March 23 10 am to 4 pm Class Size:  15 Age: 18+ Price: Free, materials fee of $20 to be paid to the arts center Textile artist Mary Swezey will help you discover the French technique of serti, drawing with a liquid resist to create designs and patterns on silk scarves. Once the resist has dried and...

Intro to Metal Clay Workshop

The Charles H. Taylor Visual Arts Center 4205 Victoria Boulevard, Hampton, VA, United States

Saturday, March 23 10 am to 4 pm Class Size: 12 Age: 18+ Price: $80 (HAL Members $75) What is metal clay and what can I make with it? Join us for this workshop and discover the exciting world of metal clay! In this introductory workshop, you will learn the basic techniques and skills needed to successfully...

Creating Beads with Metal Clay

The Charles H. Taylor Visual Arts Center 4205 Victoria Boulevard, Hampton, VA, United States

Saturday, March 30 10 am to 4 pm Class Size: 12 Age: 18+ Price: $80 (HAL Members $75) Beads have always been an essential part of jewelry making. In this workshop, students will explore some of the ways to create beads using fine silver metal clay. You will learn to make tube beads, various shaped beads formed...

ARTini

The Charles H. Taylor Visual Arts Center 4205 Victoria Boulevard, Hampton, VA, United States

ARTini is an event that invites mixologists from the Peninsula’s most prominent restaurants and bars to compete to see who can create the most artistic martini. This inspiring occasion will feature an amazing lineup of the area’s finest food and beverage establishments. Each restaurant will provide an appetizer for the guests to enjoy as well...