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  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Jewelry & Metals I

    Tuesday, October 01, 2013   |   11:30am - 2:30pm

    Union Studio Arts & Craft Center

    CLASS

    Learn the basics of metalsmithing, and create your own jewelry and unique metal objects! We will introduce you to basic techniques including the use of several important tools (jeweler’ s saws, torches, files, flex shaft, etc), soldering, cold connections , patina, and finishing. All supplies are provided, including 1x3in shee t of sterling silver!


    Instructor: Mollie Kiesewetter

    UWM Students/members: $90 Faculty, staff, alumni: $115 Community members: $140

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  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Screenprinting I

    Wednesday, October 02, 2013   |   12:00pm - 2:00pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    CLASS

    From t-shirts to posters, the popula rity of screen printed graphics never dies! Learn the fundamentals of scree n printing, from designing graphics to processing your screen and printing on a variety of materials like fabric, paper, and wood. Students must pr ovide items to print on. Basics supplies are included.


    I nstructor: Corey Smith

    UWM Students/members: $60 Fac ulty, staff, alumni: $70 Community members: $80

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Sculpture I: Mixed Media

    Thursday, October 03, 2013   |   1:00pm - 3:00pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    CLASS

    This introductory course teaches the utilization of different mediums in one’s work. Class members are encourage d to explore 2d and sculptural forms, using fibers, drawing, painting, collage, and more. Learning the principle and elements of design, members will learn a range of artistic practices to best combine real-world object s to create abstract or representational imagery! Participants are encourag ed to bring their own, interesting materials for a more one-of-a-kind expe rience.


    Instructor:Jessica HarlaQuinn

    UW M student/members: $65 Faculty, staff, alumni: $75 Communit y members: $85

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  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Ceramics I: Wheel Throwing

    Monday, October 07, 2013   |   12:00pm - 2:00pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    CLASS

    Learn the basics of making functional pottery on the potter’s wheel! In this five week course, students will le arn basic throwing techniques while creating unique bowls, mugs and vases. Glazes and firing are included. Limit 7 participants.


    I nstructor: Aubrey Kroiss

    UWM Students/members: $60 F aculty, staff, alumni: $70 Community members: $80

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Painting I: Oil Painting

    Monday, October 07, 2013   |   12:30pm - 2:30pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    Oil Painting is an art-making process that has been utilized in the Western Canon of art for centuries. In this introductory course, y ou will be given the base skills for working in the oil painting medium. Ex amples of skills include, layering, mixing, glazing, and applications o f oil paint. Base supplies included in class fee.


    Instru ctor: Kaylie Steinhaus

    UWM Students/members: $65 Fac ulty, staff, alumni: $75 Community members: $85

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Jewelry & Metals I

    Tuesday, October 08, 2013   |   11:30am - 2:30pm

    Union Studio Arts & Craft Center

    CLASS

    Learn the basics of metalsmithing, and create your own jewelry and unique metal objects! We will introduce you to basic techniques including the use of several important tools (jeweler’ s saws, torches, files, flex shaft, etc), soldering, cold connections , patina, and finishing. All supplies are provided, including 1x3in shee t of sterling silver!


    Instructor: Mollie Kiesewetter

    UWM Students/members: $90 Faculty, staff, alumni: $115 Community members: $140

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Fibers I: Sewing 101, Tips and Tricks

    Wednesday, October 09, 2013   |   11:30am - 2:00pm

    Union Studio Arts and Crafts Center

    WORKSHOP

    Beginning sewing for more than jus t beginners! Learn important sewing vocabulary, and get tips and tricks fo r efficient snipping and stitching. Create and reverse narrow strips withou t a hanger! Get even pleats without doing math! Get to know your household machine; use the many available machine feet to create various edgings, u se it to sew on buttons and buttonholes, zippers, and to do professional looking hemming with ease. Create samples in addition to a lined satchel an d take these skills to take home.


    Instructor: Vaness a Andrew

    UWM Students/members: $25 Faculty, staff, alu mni: $35 Community members: $45

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Screenprinting I

    Wednesday, October 09, 2013   |   12:00pm - 2:00pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    CLASS

    From t-shirts to posters, the popula rity of screen printed graphics never dies! Learn the fundamentals of scree n printing, from designing graphics to processing your screen and printing on a variety of materials like fabric, paper, and wood. Students must pr ovide items to print on. Basics supplies are included.


    I nstructor: Corey Smith

    UWM Students/members: $60 Fac ulty, staff, alumni: $70 Community members: $80

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Fibers I: Sewing 101, Tips and Tricks

    Thursday, October 10, 2013   |   11:30am - 2:00pm

    Union Studio Arts and Crafts Center

    WORKSHOP

    Beginning sewing for more than jus t beginners! Learn important sewing vocabulary, and get tips and tricks fo r efficient snipping and stitching. Create and reverse narrow strips withou t a hanger! Get even pleats without doing math! Get to know your household machine; use the many available machine feet to create various edgings, u se it to sew on buttons and buttonholes, zippers, and to do professional looking hemming with ease. Create samples in addition to a lined satchel an d take these skills to take home.


    Instructor: Vaness a Andrew

    UWM Students/members: $25 Faculty, staff, alu mni: $35 Community members: $45

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Sculpture I: Mixed Media

    Thursday, October 10, 2013   |   1:00pm - 3:00pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    CLASS

    This introductory course teaches the utilization of different mediums in one’s work. Class members are encourage d to explore 2d and sculptural forms, using fibers, drawing, painting, collage, and more. Learning the principle and elements of design, members will learn a range of artistic practices to best combine real-world object s to create abstract or representational imagery! Participants are encourag ed to bring their own, interesting materials for a more one-of-a-kind expe rience.


    Instructor:Jessica HarlaQuinn

    UW M student/members: $65 Faculty, staff, alumni: $75 Communit y members: $85

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Black & White Film Photography I

    Friday, October 11, 2013   |   8:00am - 10:00am

    Union Studio Arts and Crafts Center

    CLASS

    Curious about the magic of black and white film photography? After learning about the art of traditional photogr aphy, we’ll take you through the steps of photo processing and printing yo ur own film. Take the skills you learn in this retro class and come out wit h beautiful, hand-developed photos. Two rolls of film and one package of p aper are included in class fee. Students must provide their own cameras.


    Instructor: Rachel Clark

    UWM Students/memb ers: $60 Faculty, staff, alumni: $70 Community members: $80

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Jewelry & Metals I: Powder Coating

    Saturday, October 12, 2013   |   6:30am - 9:30am

    Union Studio Arts and Crafts Center

    WORKSHOP

    Are you in the market for a bold p iece of jewelry? Perfect! Take this workshop and learn how to add a colorfu l surface to metal objects and jewelry. Choose from pre-cut shapes and add a unique finish to make a pendant, bracelet or earrings. Students will gai n the knowledge of cutting and filing metal and experiment with a powder-co ating gun! All supplies included in class fee.


    Instructo r: Anna M Kupiecki

    UWM student/members: $20 Faculty\ , staff, alumni: $30 Community members: $35

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Ceramics I: Wheel Throwing

    Monday, October 14, 2013   |   12:00pm - 2:00pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    CLASS

    Learn the basics of making functional pottery on the potter’s wheel! In this five week course, students will le arn basic throwing techniques while creating unique bowls, mugs and vases. Glazes and firing are included. Limit 7 participants.


    I nstructor: Aubrey Kroiss

    UWM Students/members: $60 F aculty, staff, alumni: $70 Community members: $80

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Painting I: Oil Painting

    Monday, October 14, 2013   |   12:30pm - 2:30pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    Oil Painting is an art-making process that has been utilized in the Western Canon of art for centuries. In this introductory course, y ou will be given the base skills for working in the oil painting medium. Ex amples of skills include, layering, mixing, glazing, and applications o f oil paint. Base supplies included in class fee.


    Instru ctor: Kaylie Steinhaus

    UWM Students/members: $65 Fac ulty, staff, alumni: $75 Community members: $85

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Jewelry & Metals I

    Tuesday, October 15, 2013   |   11:30am - 2:30pm

    Union Studio Arts & Craft Center

    CLASS

    Learn the basics of metalsmithing, a nd create your own jewelry and unique metal objects! We will introduce you to basic techniques including the use of several important tools (jeweler’s saws, torches, files, flex shaft, etc), soldering, cold connections\ , patina, and finishing. All supplies are provided, including 1x3in sheet of sterling silver!


    Instructor: Mollie Kiesewetter< /p>

    UWM Students/members: $90 Faculty, staff, alumni: $115 Community members: $140

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Screenprinting I

    Wednesday, October 16, 2013   |   12:00pm - 2:00pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    CLASS

    From t-shirts to posters, the popula rity of screen printed graphics never dies! Learn the fundamentals of scree n printing, from designing graphics to processing your screen and printing on a variety of materials like fabric, paper, and wood. Students must pr ovide items to print on. Basics supplies are included.


    I nstructor: Corey Smith

    UWM Students/members: $60 Fac ulty, staff, alumni: $70 Community members: $80

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Sculpture I: Mixed Media

    Thursday, October 17, 2013   |   1:00pm - 3:00pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    CLASS

    This introductory course teaches the utilization of different mediums in one’s work. Class members are encourage d to explore 2d and sculptural forms, using fibers, drawing, painting, collage, and more. Learning the principle and elements of design, members will learn a range of artistic practices to best combine real-world object s to create abstract or representational imagery! Participants are encourag ed to bring their own, interesting materials for a more one-of-a-kind expe rience.


    Instructor:Jessica HarlaQuinn

    UW M student/members: $65 Faculty, staff, alumni: $75 Communit y members: $85

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Black & White Film Photography I

    Friday, October 18, 2013   |   8:00am - 10:00am

    Union Studio Arts and Crafts Center

    CLASS

    Curious about the magic of black and white film photography? After learning about the art of traditional photogr aphy, we’ll take you through the steps of photo processing and printing yo ur own film. Take the skills you learn in this retro class and come out wit h beautiful, hand-developed photos. Two rolls of film and one package of p aper are included in class fee. Students must provide their own cameras.


    Instructor: Rachel Clark

    UWM Students/memb ers: $60 Faculty, staff, alumni: $70 Community members: $80

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Fibers I: Worry Dolls

    Saturday, October 19, 2013   |   6:30am - 9:30am

    Union Studio Arts and Crafts Center

    WORKSHOP

    Worry a little too much? Put those worries at ease with a Worry Doll! Super cute, fun, and easy to make, p ut these dolls under your pillow for peace of mind. Using fabric remnants, beads, and soft stuffing, these will be unique, sustainable, and adora ble! Easy to make and great for loved ones, this can be a gift that can ma ke anyone worry-free!


    Instructor: Mari Marks

    < p>UWM Students/members: $15 Faculty, staff, alumni: $25 Community members: $30

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  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Diwali Divas

    Monday, October 21, 2013   |   6:00am - 9:00am

    Union Studio Arts and Crafts Center

    Come in to the Craft Centre to make a clay oil-lamp or ‘Diya ’ in preparation of the Diwali holiday! This traditional object from India is a beautiful way to celebrate the ‘Festival of Lights’ and will make any shrine, temple, or home shine! The first day consists of pinching appropr iate forms, which will then be fired and ready for pick up on the 28th! A votive candle is included, as well as instructions on the more traditional wick-and-oil formula.

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Ceramics I: Wheel Throwing

    Monday, October 21, 2013   |   12:00pm - 2:00pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    CLASS

    Learn the basics of making functional pottery on the potter’s wheel! In this five week course, students will le arn basic throwing techniques while creating unique bowls, mugs and vases. Glazes and firing are included. Limit 7 participants.


    I nstructor: Aubrey Kroiss

    UWM Students/members: $60 F aculty, staff, alumni: $70 Community members: $80

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Painting I: Oil Painting

    Monday, October 21, 2013   |   12:30pm - 2:30pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    Oil Painting is an art-making process that has been utilized in the Western Canon of art for centuries. In this introductory course, y ou will be given the base skills for working in the oil painting medium. Ex amples of skills include, layering, mixing, glazing, and applications o f oil paint. Base supplies included in class fee.


    Instru ctor: Kaylie Steinhaus

    UWM Students/members: $65 Fac ulty, staff, alumni: $75 Community members: $85

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Jewelry & Metals I

    Tuesday, October 22, 2013   |   11:30am - 2:30pm

    Union Studio Arts & Craft Center

    CLASS

    Learn the basics of metalsmithing, a nd create your own jewelry and unique metal objects! We will introduce you to basic techniques including the use of several important tools (jeweler’s saws, torches, files, flex shaft, etc), soldering, cold connections\ , patina, and finishing. All supplies are provided, including 1x3in sheet of sterling silver!


    Instructor: Mollie Kiesewetter< /p>

    UWM Students/members: $90 Faculty, staff, alumni: $115 Community members: $140

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Mid-Term De-stress- Dream Catchers

    Wednesday, October 23, 2013   |   8:00am - 10:00am

    Union Studio Arts and Crafts Center

    Mid-terms can be a stressful time for students. No worries! We’ve teamed up with Sociocultural Programming to plan a fun, relaxing ev ent that will help you sleep peacefully at night! Come learn the culture be hind Dreamcatchers tand make one with materials provided through the Craft Centre! Willow, sinew, feathers, and more, come make your mind at ease! Free snacks and beverages will be provided!

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Screenprinting I

    Wednesday, October 23, 2013   |   12:00pm - 2:00pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    CLASS

    From t-shirts to posters, the popula rity of screen printed graphics never dies! Learn the fundamentals of scree n printing, from designing graphics to processing your screen and printing on a variety of materials like fabric, paper, and wood. Students must pr ovide items to print on. Basics supplies are included.


    I nstructor: Corey Smith

    UWM Students/members: $60 Fac ulty, staff, alumni: $70 Community members: $80

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Black & White Film Photography I

    Friday, October 25, 2013   |   8:00am - 10:00am

    Union Studio Arts and Crafts Center

    CLASS

    Curious about the magic of black and white film photography? After learning about the art of traditional photogr aphy, we’ll take you through the steps of photo processing and printing yo ur own film. Take the skills you learn in this retro class and come out wit h beautiful, hand-developed photos. Two rolls of film and one package of p aper are included in class fee. Students must provide their own cameras.


    Instructor: Rachel Clark

    UWM Students/memb ers: $60 Faculty, staff, alumni: $70 Community members: $80

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    October Vendor Sale

    Monday, October 28, 2013   |   All day!

    Union Concourse

    If you’re looking to purchase unique and fun merchandise, c ome to the Concourse in the Union where there will be an array of local art ists’ works for sale. Buy cool apparel, jewelry, and more for the autumn season!

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Diwali Divas

    Monday, October 28, 2013   |   6:00am - 9:00am

    Union Studio Arts and Crafts Center

    Come in to the Craft Centre to make a clay oil-lamp or ‘Diya ’ in preparation of the Diwali holiday! This traditional object from India is a beautiful way to celebrate the ‘Festival of Lights’ and will make any shrine, temple, or home shine! The first day consists of pinching appropr iate forms, which will then be fired and ready for pick up on the 28th! A votive candle is included, as well as instructions on the more traditional wick-and-oil formula.

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Ceramics I: Wheel Throwing

    Monday, October 28, 2013   |   12:00pm - 2:00pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    CLASS

    Learn the basics of making functional pottery on the potter’s wheel! In this five week course, students will le arn basic throwing techniques while creating unique bowls, mugs and vases. Glazes and firing are included. Limit 7 participants.


    I nstructor: Aubrey Kroiss

    UWM Students/members: $60 F aculty, staff, alumni: $70 Community members: $80

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Painting I: Oil Painting

    Monday, October 28, 2013   |   12:30pm - 2:30pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    Oil Painting is an art-making process that has been utilized in the Western Canon of art for centuries. In this introductory course, y ou will be given the base skills for working in the oil painting medium. Ex amples of skills include, layering, mixing, glazing, and applications o f oil paint. Base supplies included in class fee.


    Instru ctor: Kaylie Steinhaus

    UWM Students/members: $65 Fac ulty, staff, alumni: $75 Community members: $85

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    October Vendor Sale

    Tuesday, October 29, 2013   |   All day!

    Union Concourse

    If you’re looking to purchase unique and fun merchandise, c ome to the Concourse in the Union where there will be an array of local art ists’ works for sale. Buy cool apparel, jewelry, and more for the autumn season!

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    October Vendor Sale

    Wednesday, October 30, 2013   |   All day!

    Union Concourse

    If you’re looking to purchase unique and fun merchandise, c ome to the Concourse in the Union where there will be an array of local art ists’ works for sale. Buy cool apparel, jewelry, and more for the autumn season!

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    Screenprinting I

    Wednesday, October 30, 2013   |   12:00pm - 2:00pm

    Union Studio Arts and Craft Center

    CLASS

    From t-shirts to posters, the popula rity of screen printed graphics never dies! Learn the fundamentals of scree n printing, from designing graphics to processing your screen and printing on a variety of materials like fabric, paper, and wood. Students must pr ovide items to print on. Basics supplies are included.


    I nstructor: Corey Smith

    UWM Students/members: $60 Fac ulty, staff, alumni: $70 Community members: $80

    Click for more info >>

  • Studio Arts and Craft Centre

    October Vendor Sale

    Thursday, October 31, 2013   |   All day!

    Union Concourse

    If you’re looking to purchase unique and fun merchandise, c ome to the Concourse in the Union where there will be an array of local art ists’ works for sale. Buy cool apparel, jewelry, and more for the autumn season!

    Click for more info >>