Mosaics

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Summer I Session: April 27 – June 5, 2020

Register by April 20th to save $5.00 on each class!

Summer II Session: July 6 – August 14, 2020

Register by June 29th to save $5.00 on each class!

Summer I Class Registrations Temporarily On-Hold

 

Mosaics: The Joy of Breaking Glass

Age: 13 - Adult

Instructor: Lori Kay Farr

$110/members 

$130/non-members

This class will teach the fundamentals of mosaic arts. Learn how to create mosaics from a variety of media including ceramic, pottery, colored glass tiles, and sheets.  Explore basic design principles, color theory, materials, and techniques.  Discover how to cut and shape tesserae using a variety of tools. This is a great class for beginners and intermediate students who want to further their skills in creating mosaics.  All supplies are included; however, students may provide their own substrates and/or glass tiles if desired. This class will have the option to create a glass-on-glass mosaic if students provide their own substrate. Please ask instructor if you have questions about this option.

Wednesdays | 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Summer Session I:

April 29 – June 3, 2020

Creative Aging Mosaics

Age: 50+

Instructor: Lori Kay Farr

$90/members 

$110/non-members

This class will teach the fundamentals of mosaic arts. Learn how to create mosaics from a variety of media including ceramic, pottery, colored glass tiles, and stained-glass sheets. Explore basic design principles, color theory, materials, and techniques. Discover how to cut and shape tesserae using a variety of tools. This is a great class for beginners and intermediate students who want to further their skills in creating mosaics. This class is suitable for any experience or wellness level. All supplies included in the cost of the class; however, students may provide their own substrates and glass tiles if desired. Students may also bring dishes, cups, and other broken China to create Picassiette mosaics.

 

Art Supply Sponsor: Doverwood Village, a Hillandale Community

Fridays | 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Summer Session I:

May 1 – June 5, 2020

Garden Mosaics Flowerpots

Age: 13 - Adult

Instructor: Lori Kay Farr

$110/members

$130/non-members

In this class, students will learn how to create mosaics with picassiette techniques. Learn how to cut recycled dishes and cups along with glass tiles to create your own tesserae. Design whimsical faces and patterns on a flowerpot using these materials. Explore gluing techniques for curved surfaces. This class will conclude with a tutorial on how to grout and prepare the flowerpot for outdoor use.

Students will provide their own substrates. A 10 - 12" terracotta flowerpot is recommended. Students may also bring their own dishes to use if desired.

Tuesdays | 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Summer Session I:

April 28 – June 2, 2020

Summer II

 

Mosaics: The Joy of Breaking Glass

Age: 13 - Adult

Instructor: Lori Kay Farr

$110/members 

$130/non-members

This class will teach the fundamentals of mosaic arts. Learn how to create mosaics from a variety of media including ceramic, pottery, colored glass tiles, and sheets.  Explore basic design principles, color theory, materials, and techniques.  Discover how to cut and shape tesserae using a variety of tools. This is a great class for beginners and intermediate students who want to further their skills in creating mosaics.  All supplies are included; however, students may provide their own substrates and/or glass tiles if desired. This class will have the option to create a glass-on-glass mosaic if students provide their own substrate. Please ask instructor if you have questions about this option.

Wednesdays | 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Summer Session II:

July 8 – August 12, 2020

Creative Aging Mosaics

Age: 50+

Instructor: Lori Kay Farr

$90/members 

$110/non-members

This class will teach the fundamentals of mosaic arts. Learn how to create mosaics from a variety of media including ceramic, pottery, colored glass tiles, and stained-glass sheets. Explore basic design principles, color theory, materials, and techniques. Discover how to cut and shape tesserae using a variety of tools. This is a great class for beginners and intermediate students who want to further their skills in creating mosaics. This class is suitable for any experience or wellness level. All supplies included in the cost of the class; however, students may provide their own substrates and glass tiles if desired. Students may also bring dishes, cups, and other broken China to create Picassiette mosaics.

 

Art Supply Sponsor: Doverwood Village, a Hillandale Community

Fridays | 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Spring Session:

March 6 – April 17, 2020

Note: No class April 10th

Garden Mosaics Flowerpots

Age: 13 - Adult

Instructor: Lori Kay Farr

$110/members

$130/non-members

In this class, students will learn how to create mosaics with picassiette techniques. Learn how to cut recycled dishes and cups along with glass tiles to create your own tesserae. Design whimsical faces and patterns on a flowerpot using these materials. Explore gluing techniques for curved surfaces. This class will conclude with a tutorial on how to grout and prepare the flowerpot for outdoor use.

Students will provide their own substrates. A 10 - 12" terracotta flowerpot is recommended. Students may also bring their own dishes to use if desired.

Tuesdays | 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Summer Session II:

July 7 – August 11, 2020

PURCHASING TICKETS

Tickets for events and performances can be purchased:

  • In person at the front desk during business hours

  • By phone at 513 863 8873, ext. 110

  • By mail, with a ticket order form to 101 S. Monument Avenue, Hamilton OH, 45011

  • Online at fittoncenter.org

  • At the Fitton Center Box Office one hour prior to each performance

  • If accessible seating accommodations are needed, please call the front office when ordering tickets.

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BUILDING HOURS

Mon - Thur: 10:00am - 7:00pm
Friday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Sunday: Closed

GALLERY HOURS

Mon - Thur: 12:00pm - 7:00pm
Friday: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Sunday: Closed


The Fitton Center galleries are always open prior to performances and public events. All exhibitions are free and open to the whole community.

CONTACT THE FITTON CENTER

Phone: 513 863 8873, ext. 110
Email: frontdesk@fittoncenter.org

101 S Monument Ave, Hamilton, OH 45011