Stained Glass Mosaic Retreat $75 off Special for 2022

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Have you been wanting to join our awesome retreats? Well now is your chance. I have a $75 discount on February’s Retreat February 3, 4, 5 2023 at Deer Island Manor! You will not be disappointed! Immerse yourself in glass and learn  how to cut glass like a master in this class! We will have an in-depth cutting lesson that will help any glass artist excel in cutting. I will teach you the physics of glass and how glass breaks. You will learn how to make all my signature cuts and you will learn tips and tricks that will help you in fusing and stained glass.
 
Theme: Open theme with focus on Red and Pink
 
Date: February 3, 4, 5 2023
Time: 10 AM – 5 PM Friday and Saturday
10 AM – 12 PM Sunday

Location: Marvelous Mosaic Fine Art
64535 Columbia River Hwy
Deer Island, OR 97054
Cost: $425, All supplies included
Food and Lodging additional

Use code FEB75 at check out!

Play Day in Seattle Sat. Oct. 29

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Shape without torches or traditional fusing molds

Experiment with Vitrigel (CMC), Aloe Vera Gel, Glastac, Flexiglass, freeze-fuse, make a silicone mold, discuss sand casting, and whatever else we can think of — suggestions welcome.
Take it home to dry and fuse, share a photo of the finished piece.
Bring your own supplies or make a donation to cover the cost of replacing what you use.

Contact Karen Seymour if you are interested 206-525-1577 cell, or talk to Karen in-person during this weekend’s studio tour (Oct. 15-16) at site #3: see GlassAndDecor.com for map

Space is limited to 8 folks who have either had their 3rd Covid booster or a same-day negative Covid test.

Play Days are member-only events. Please join the Guild before attending.

Registration is now open for Washington County Open Studios

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Open Studios: Registration is Now Open

Artist registration for Oregon’s 2022 Washington County Open Studios Tour s now open and runs until 6:00 pm on June 7 2022. Full information about the registration process can be found here. In preparation for registration you will need to take three photos which meet our photo guidelines.

If you have questions about registration please use our contact form  . If there is enough interest we will set up a Zoom meeting to answer questions about Open Studios or about the registration process.

The first Washington County Open Studios tour was dreamed up in the fall of 2010. Seventeen artists gathered in a living room, planned and took the plunge, holding their inaugural event just three short months later. What they lacked in time they made up by enthusiasm and commitment to their dream of connecting local artists with their community.

Since then, the number of participating artists has tripled, and the number of visitors to their studios is over 2000 on the tour weekend. The range of media found in the tour–from the traditional to contemporary–attracts all walks of life and makes a fine showcase of our neighborhood talent. We also have a mentorship program which allows aspiring artist to learn from experienced professionals.

After postponing in 2020  due to the pandemic the Open Studios Tour returned in 2021 as an in person event.

The Washington County Art Alliance is proud make their Open Studios tour available to everyone. There is no charge to visit the tour, artist entrance fees are kept low, and many studios are wheelchair accessible. This is made possible by generous sponsors from local businesses, grants from the Cultural Commission of Washington County, the Oregon Cultural Trust, Hillsboro Arts and Culture Council and Beaverton Arts Council. We are honored by the hard work and dedication of time by our artists to keep visual arts strong in our community.