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Lung Hsiang
Exhibit and Sale.
 

The Annual Lung Hsiang Exhibit and Sale features original Chinese Brush Paintings created by members of the Lung Hsiang chapter of the American Artists of Chinese Brush Painting. The exhibit and sale is open daily from 9 am – 5 pm in the Ecke Building.




Classes

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    2017
SDBG Class  

Pine Needle Basketry
Saturday, August 19, 10 am – 4 pm

Learn how to coil a beautiful basket around a lovely stone. It's an easy way to start a basket and you'll find yourself looking for exciting things to use for centers in your basket such as brooches, old earrings, stones. pendants, etc. Students will learn how to weave to stitches are identical on both sides of the basket. Pine needles and Irish linen thread provided, but your new skills can be used to coil many common plants

Nadine Spier's work is exhibited internationally, been published in many books and magazines, and received top awards. She has produced 3 DVD's on basket-making.
Instructor: Nadine Spier

Cost: Members $50, non-members $60 plus $37 per student materials paid directly to the instructor at the class.

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For Members Only
Coupon Code - Basketry19

     
SDBG Class  

Living Wall / Vertical Garden 
Saturday, August 19, 9 am – 12 noon


Learn the basics of planting a living wall.  We will be planting a 10”x20” wall of succulent varieties. Living walls can be used exterior or interior with multitudes of colors, textures and sizes.  The possibilities of striking patterns and unique designs are endless. REGISTER EARLY! These classes sell out. Instructor: Mary Lou Morgan

Cost: Members $30, non-members $36 plus $80 per student materials fee paid directly to the instructor at the class.
Register by July 3, August 11, and September 22.

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For Members Only
Coupon Code - Wall19

     
SDBG Class  

Crinkly Vestiges Botanical Paper Quilt
Sunday, August 20, 9:30 am – 4 pm

This paper quilt is loaded with colorful crinkly textures. Paint and ink will flow into the crevices giving the papers a wonderful aged look. Explore this special watermedia batik like technique on Masa rice paper. We’ll use an acrylic ink technique to make marks and paint with watercolor, letting the colors blend and fuse together naturally. We’ll also make lines with water -soluble oil pastels; add translucent paper layers and fabric raw edges. Dive into detail with colored pencils, ink lines, adornments, and collage elements to embellish the shapes. And to complete the remnant look, we’ll add sari ribbons to embellish the edges, giving the quilt a delightful aged look.
Instructor: Helen Shafer Garcia

Cost: Members $87, non-members $109

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For Members Only
Coupon Code - Paper20


Supply list: Water container, 1or more round watercolor brushes:  #12, #10, or #8 , 1” flat watercolor brush, Transparent Watercolors: pan or personal palette -a Prang (not washable) set will work or tube watercolors set in a palette, #2b pencil, Embroidery thread needle, Colored pencils, Flora images for reference- leaf shapes, flowers, etc., Acrylic Matt medium, Things to sew on- Small charms and buttons, Small flat things to glue on- ephemera 

 

     
SDBG Class  

Fine Art Nature Photography
Workshop #2

Saturday, September 16, 2017  9 am – 1 pm

Cancelled

     
SDBG Class   Introduction to Zentangle Art
Method Class

Saturday, September 23, 2 pm – 4 pm

If you have been intimated by art in the past, this is your class.  Let Certified Zentangle Teacher, Janet Masey, introduce you to the concept of Zentangle Art Method.  If you can draw a circle and straight line, then you can “tangle”.  You will learn the history of how this amazing, unique, one of a kind art method  was designed and start your Zentangle journey.   Great family class (ages 10 and up).  A class that tangles together, stays connected.  Mini kit will be provided at class. 
Instructor: Janet Masey

Cost: Members $40, non-members $48 plus a $10 materials fee paid directly to the instructor at class.
Register by September 15

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For Members Only
Coupon Code - Art23
     
SDBG Class  

Mosaic Rock
Thursday, September 28, 10:00 pm – 2:00 pm and
Friday, September 29, 10:00 am – 11:00 am


Create a beautiful mosaic using ocean rocks and glass beads. Students will learn how to glue and grout colorful beads to create flowers, plants, or other shapes resulting in attractive garden art.
Instructor: Candy Sharda

Cost: Members $30, non-members $36
A $30 materials fees is paid directly to the instructor on the first day of class.
Register by September 22

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For Members Only
Coupon Code - Mosaic28

     
SDBG Class  

Living Wall / Vertical Garden 
Saturday, September 30, 9 am – 12 noon


Learn the basics of planting a living wall.  We will be planting a 10”x20” wall of succulent varieties. Living walls can be used exterior or interior with multitudes of colors, textures and sizes.  The possibilities of striking patterns and unique designs are endless. REGISTER EARLY! These classes sell out. Instructor: Mary Lou Morgan

Cost: Members $30, non-members $36 plus $80 per student materials fee paid directly to the instructor at the class.
Register by July 3, August 11, and September 22.

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For Members Only
Coupon Code - Wall30

 
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Ongoing Youth & Adult Programs

Docent-led Guided Tours Every Saturday, 10:30 am
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Botanical Printers 1st Sunday of each month, 9:30 am

Bird Watching 1st Monday of each month, 8 am
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