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There is still time to RSVP for Saturday OR Sunday. Join Tracy Thompson as she presents a class on glass on glass mosaic design. This will be a great class for beginners or intermediate artists.  For more information, click here.

Tracy will also have lots of filler beads and "doo-dads" for your creations and you are invited to bring any scrap glass or china that you may want to use (or share with the class). Cost of the class is $42 and all supplies are provided. RSVP FOR SATURDAY
Cherokee Wheel Basket
Sun Apr 28th 2:00pm - 6:00pm

Join Barbara Sadler of West Virginia as she carries on her family tradition of basket making. April features a Cherokee Wheel Basket,

Cost is $48.00 and includes ALL of your supplies. Pack a snack to share and enjoy your afternoon! RSVP HERE
Barn Quilt:
Compass Pattern
Saturday May 4th 11:00pm - 5:00pm

Join Catherine Schrenker and Tracy Thompson for a fun, easy afternoon learning how to lay out and paint a Barn Quilt of your own! Size of finished boards will be 2′ x 2′ (that’s bigger than you think!) and all materials are provided.

Cost of the class is $65.00. We will provide the primed board, the pattern, which is different every workshop… and everything else (paint and supplies). We suggest you bring something to drink AND a snack to share.

Click here for a template pattern to color with various color patterns: Quilt Template . This workshop is ALWAYS FUN!!!! CLICK HERE TO RSVP

Friday, May 10 6-8pm

Put THIS on YOUR calendar as The Appalachian Spirit Gallery hosts students from Smyth County Schools. Students will present their Barn Quilt Designs AND read some pretty powerful poetry, all created this year with the help of their fabulous teacher, Crystal Farley.
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Letterpress Workshop
Saturday, April 6
Join Catherine for a Letterpress Workshop. Open to all skill levels, learn shop etiquette, the basics of type design, and experience a variety of print presses. You will print a simple poster and get a foundation for printing future projects on your own. Cost of the workshop is $45 To RSVP click here...
The Morning Rotary Club
of Marion, Virginia
Invites Picker’s and Listeners to come and enjoy music and fellowship!

•Every Monday
•Pickin' starts at 6pm
•Pot Luck (bring a dish to share)!
•Coffee, drinks, snacks (Thanks! Marion Morning Rotary Club)

Everyone is invited and it is free to all.

Painting with Debi: Debi Weeks Gouge

Thursday, April 25
Tuesday, May 7
Tuesday, May 21

Debi will be doing "Primitive Treasures Shelf" On April 25th at 6pm. Class fee is $25. The painting is on wood.  She invites beginners as well as advanced students and her cost includes materials. If interested, contact Debi at 276-637-3750 or Follow Debi on Facebook to get more information
Guitar Workshop is FULL
Our Fifth Guitar Workshop (can you believe it?) with Gerald, Spencer, Wayne, and Josh Reese has been filled . We will have students from San Francisco, Colorado, Pennsylvania, and some local fans as well. Contact Catherine to get on the waiting list.

• Gather 6 or more
( more is better!!!)
  • Pick a painting
  • Set a date and time
  • Show up and have fun!!!

Birthdays, Anniversaries, Girls night out, Office appreciation, or just unwind and have a good time with friends. Cost is $25 per person.
Watercolor Classes
Every Saturday 10-1

Join Catherine Schrenker on Saturdays for Open Studio Watercolor Class. Cost of the class is $10 and all supplies are included. There are also watercolor supplies for purchase in our Henderson Art Store.
Letterpress on Saturday

This Saturday IS A workshop, so any experience level is welcome. Once you take a formal workshop you are free to sign up for "Open Studio" which is offered to those that are comfortable in the shop to work on their own projects on their own time.

Cost for Workshop is $45 for all supplies. RSVP for this Saturday HERE.

Cost for "Open Studio" is $35 for all supplies and you can pay when you arrive.

Beach Tote
Sun May 19th 2:00pm - 6:00pm

Barbara Sadler of Princeton, West Virginia will teach us how to make a beach tote with leather handles.

Cost of this class is $68 AND includes ALL your supplies (including the leather straps).Pack a snack to share and enjoy your afternoon! RSVP HERE
Call or email with any questions or comments
Catherine Schrenker 276-706-4010 cpoole@marionva.org