Design Your Perennial Garden with MaryAnn Nowak


Wednesday, Sept. 13, 9:30am – 11:30am or
Saturday, Sept. 23, 9:30am – 11:30am

Now is the time to take advantage of fall plant sales. In this workshop you will learn how to create a garden with the amount of maintenance you prefer. With proper placement you can create a floral display throughout the growing season. Proper exposure and conditions will help your garden flourish. Bring a photo and measurements of your outdoor space and receive excellent advice from an expert.

$30/35 per session (member/non-member)

Call today to register! (708) 671-0648

Silk Painting – Color Discharge with Karen Snow


Saturday, Oct. 14, 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Starting with two pre-dyed silk scarves (one black, one jewel tone) you’ll create amazing patterns by using corks, marbles, twist-ties, string, etc., to twist, clamp and fold the silk to form the designs. Dip in the non-toxic discharge solution until you have the colors you want, and you have two instant masterpieces. All supplies are included. Wear clothing suitable for painting.

$40/50 (member/non-member)

Call today to register! (708) 671-0648

Collage with the Collage Collective – Jim Pavlatos, Mary Beth Lies and Jeanne Sulik


Saturday, Sept. 9, 9:00am – 4:00pm

Enjoy new opportunities for spontaneity and creative exploration. In the morning students will learn the fundamentals of collage, design theory and techniques, including altered papers, paint, image transfers, staining paper and the use of the hot seal tack iron. The afternoon session will allow each student to make their own collage painting from start to finish and to leave with a finished product. All levels are welcome.

$95/$105 (member/non-member)

plus a $20 supply fee to be collected by the instructors at the beginning of the workshop session

Call today to register! (708) 671-0648