Instructor Linda Fern Johnson returns to Carriage Factory Art Gallery, 128 E. Sixth St., Newton, to lead another fused glass workshop Saturday, June 6, 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
“The workshop is geared for beginners, but all levels of experience are welcome,” said gallery directory Cindy Snider.
“Linda will teach inclusion techniques with a full fuse. Participants will make three pieces, choosing from pendants, sun catchers and tiles. The glass will be fired and ready for pick-up Tuesday, June 9.”
The workshop fee is $40, all supplies included. Participants can make additional pieces for $5 each. Johnson said that many people will finish their pieces by noon, but they can stay as late as 1:30 p.m. Reservations can be made by calling the gallery at 316-284-2749.
Other June classes at the gallery include a “Party Arty” open to the public Saturday, June 13, 7 p.m., and a mosaics class Saturday June 20, 9 a..m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Sue Bechtel will lead participants in painting a 16 x 20 acrylic of hot air balloons on June 13. The evening event is open to adults and children ages 10 and up. Participants are encouraged to bring a food item, have fun and make great memories. Class fee is $40, all supplies included.
Mary Lee McDonald will lead the mosaics class June 20. Class fee is $80, all supplies included.
Reservations for all classes are required.
Carriage Factory Art Gallery is housed in the two-story carriage factory founded in 1883 by J. J. Krehbiel, co-founder of Bethel College. The building is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
The gallery offers a variety of art workshops for adults and children throughout the year. In addition, the facilities and adjacent park are available for rent for birthdays, weddings and other special occasions.