Quilled wreath pop-up at ArtCloth + Craft

Paper quilling is suddenly everywhere, and we’ve got a perfect introductory project to get you started. You can check out some sample wreaths at the beautiful boutique/gallery downtown!

Join Deb at ArtCloth + Craft to create one of a kind quilled hoop wreaths or ornaments. We will cover the basics, and supply all you need to create a small 3 or 4 inch wreath, but we will have extra kits and supplies on hand so you can take what you’ve learned and apply it to a larger project.

There is limited space in this in person class, sign up for your spot HERE

singing (paper) stars

On the eleventh day at the Clay House my true love gave to me, 11 singing stars, 10 foamy flakes, 9 stellar strings, 7 folded flurries, 6 wooly wreaths, 5 button baubles! 4 Nordic stars, 3 sparkling snowflakes, 2 festive flowers and a sleepy sloth for my holiday tree!

In this workshop, resident paper artist Deb Eck will show you how to create this six sided star, some paper beads, and then two ways to display them – either as ornaments or strung together as a garland.

A materials list and printable pattern will be sent to all registrants before the class.

sparkling snowflakes

On the third day at the Clay House my true love gave to me 3 sparkling snowflakes, 2 festive flowers, and a sleepy sloth for my holiday tree!

Join guest artist Michele Starwalt-Woods and learn the traditional art of quilling while making these glittering snowflakes complete with Swarovski crystals.

THIS CLASS REQUIRES A KIT which you can purchase in our online shop here.

*If you are an experienced quilling artist please feel free to contact us for a materials list in lieu of the purchased kit

 

nordic star

On the fourth day at the Clay House my true love gave to me 4 nordic stars, 3 sparkling snowflakes, 2 festive flowers and a sleepy sloth for my holiday tree!

This Swedish advent star is traditionally made of paper or wood, and hangs in the window to bring light to the darkest season of the year, and in memory of the star followed by the wise men. Join Deb in this community class using recycled materials to make a settee light your holidays.

family photo pop-up card

Deb Eck our resident paper guru rounds out the weekend. Learn the art of the pop-up box card and then add some family photos for the ultimate family holiday card. Kit will include everything needed to make and mail several cards. Students should supply a pair of small scissors and some family photos to personalize their cards.

  • Root level class
  • Class fee includes all materials and access to the recorded zoom class
  • Not from the Jamestown area – no problem! The wonder of a virtual retreat is you can play from anywhere, Sign up and one of our staff will contact you about payment to ship you your supplies.

paper poinsettia

Join paper artist extraordinaire Janna, as she guides you through the process of making a super realistic crepe paper poinsettia. Janna is proud to be part of the esteemed “Flower Circle” on www.liagriffith.com—an elite group of crepe paper flower makers across North America. She is the only licensed Lia Griffith crepe paper flower maker in New York State. This is a unique opportunity to learn from one of the countries finest makers! The kit for this class will include paper for several flowers and a special petal curling tool. Students will also need a low temp hot glue gun, fine point scissors, needle nosed pliers and wire cutters. Students can also order this additional tool kit if needed, details will be sent after registration

  • Root level class
  • Class fee includes all materials and access to the recorded zoom class
  • Not from the Jamestown area – no problem! The wonder of a virtual retreat is you can play from anywhere, Sign up and one of our staff will contact you about payment to ship you your supplies.

snow goose holiday card

“Christmas is coming and the goose is getting fat!” Or should we say flat?! Join Wendy Bale as she teaches you a contemporary take on the traditional art of paper cutting. While learning all the techniques and tricks of the trade you’ll be creating a snow goose that could be a special holiday card, or even framed and given as a gift. Workshop includes all materials and special tools. Participants will need to supply a pair of small tipped scissors.

  • Root level class
  • Class fee includes all materials and access to the recorded zoom class
  • Not from the Jamestown area – no problem! The wonder of a virtual retreat is you can play from anywhere, Sign up and one of our staff will contact you about payment to ship you your supplies.

Class Guide

  • Root

    Beginner level classes suitable for everyone.

  • Shoot

    Ready for a little more of a challenge?

    These classes build on skills from root level classes – but may still be suitable for those with little experience. Not sure if the class is for you, just ask us.

  • Bloom

    Get ready to REALLY grow your skills!

    Classes for students with experience. Our teaching artists will identify what skills you should already have. If you are unsure if a class is for you, please ask, we’d be happy to help you!