Workshops

Basketry

Melon Basket workshop with Linda Scherz

Monday, July 09, 2018 / 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
In this basket class you will learn how to create a Melon Basket with Linda Scherz
Basketry

Create your own bread basket with warming stone with Barbara Green from Adirondack Green House Basketry

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Create your own bread basket with warming stone taught by instructor Barbara Green from Adirondack Green House Basketry.
Basketry

Large Adirondack Pack Basket with Linda Scherz

Monday, August 13, 2018 - Tuesday, August 14, 2018 / 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
In this basket class you will learn how to create a Large Adirondack Pack basket with Linda Scherz.
Basketry

Create your own large tote basket with canvas handle with Barbara Green

Saturday, July 21, 2018 / 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Create your own large tote basket with canvas handle with Barbara Green from Adirondack Green House Basketry. The tote basket is large enough to take to the market, and attractive enough to carry to work with all of your necessities for the day. The basket is made with natural reed and a choice of cotton canvas handle colors.
Creative Arts

Wet Felt a Vase!

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 / 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Using the technique of wet felting, in which dyed wool is agitated with warm soapy water and bubble wrap, you will learn how to create a felted vase.
Creative Arts

Silk Marbling and Painting Workshop

Thursday, July 12, 2018 / 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Not only will you learn how to create a marbled silk scarf, you will also learn how to paint on silk using dyes and resist. When finished you will have created an 8 inch by 54 inch silk scarf and handkerchief.
Creative Arts

Northeast Living Lamps Workshop with Teresa Breuer

Friday, July 20, 2018 - Saturday, July 21, 2018 / 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
In this class you will create two lampshades using botanicals that can be found all around us in the Adirondacks, including cedar, ferns and leaves. These botanicals will be pressed between two layers within the lampshade, preserving their natural beauty. They can be admired only when the lamp is turned on and are hidden when the lamp is off.
Fine Arts

Encaustic Workshop with Linda Bigness

Saturday, April 28, 2018 - Sunday, April 29, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Linda Bigness is offering an Encaustic workshop. The workshop is for artists of all levels interested in the art of encaustics (hot wax painting). This 2-day introductory workshop, 10-4 pm each day will offer the basics of the art form and the hands-on experience of creating a small piece with an introduction of materials and overview of techniques. Please enroll early as the workshop is limited to 10 participants to allow for adequate working space
Fine Arts

Florals in Pastel Workshop

Saturday, June 23, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
In the “Florals in Pastel” workshop Patricia will start out by discussing her materials and techniques for floral painting. She will demonstrate her choices for composition, color and values while working on a floral from life.
Fine Arts

Value-able Watercolor Painting; How to Create Dramatic Contrasts with Instructor Mary P. Murphy

Sunday, August 05, 2018 / 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
In this workshop we’ll focus on taking a fresh look at value so we can avoid tepid watercolor paintings.
Fine Arts

The Joy of Watercolor with Instructor Diane Klock

Monday, August 06, 2018 / 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Come in and learn the joys of watercolor by exploring simple paint palettes and techniques!
Fine Arts

The Joy of Watercolor Sketching with Instructor Diane Klock

Tuesday, August 07, 2018 / 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Jump into the joyful world of watercolor sketching learning basic techniques to sketch and paint while you travel.
Fine Arts

Experimenting with Abstraction with Instructor Sandra Z. De Visser

Wednesday, August 08, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
In this hands on watercolor workshop students will discuss types of abstraction emphasizing composition and color. They will also explore non-traditional (ie: not using brushes) techniques for applying paint to the image.
Fine Arts

Batik Techniques for Watercolorists with Instructor Pam Lynch

Thursday, August 09, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Participants will learn the necessary steps to create a one-of-a-kind watercolor batik painting of the subject of their choice.
Fine Arts

KISS (Keep it Simple!) with Instructor Drayton Jones

Friday, August 10, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
In this workshop you will work with artist Drayton Jones learning how to simplify your color palette, design, and subject matter. The workshop is open to all levels, but this workshop will be much more value to less experienced painters.
Fine Arts

Conventional and Non with Instructor Joanne DeStefano

Saturday, August 11, 2018 / 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Artist Joanne DeStefano will instruct the students on how to be spontaneous using the wet–n-wet watercolor process on conventional paper. When everyone is confortable with this process, she will take the students to the next level exploring other surfaces.
Fine Arts

Urban Sketching with Instructor Bill Elkins

Sunday, August 12, 2018 / 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Learn the art of urban sketching in the village of Old Forge with artist and architect Bill Elkins. He will discus portability, watercolors and materials, and other useful information for future urban sketchers.
Glass

Intro to The Art of Glass Fusion

Saturday, May 05, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Learn the art of glass fusing. In this four-session class you will learn how to plan, cut, and grind glass into a variety of shapes. Each project will be fired and ready to take home the next class.
Glass

Intro to the Art of Glass Fusion

Wednesday, June 06, 2018 / 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Learn the art of glass fusing at View.  In this four-session class you will learn how to plan, cut, and grind glass into a variety of shapes.  In the last two classes you will design a finished product such as a glass fused plate, or several projects of your choosing. ...
Glass

Intro to the Art of Glass Fusion

Tuesday, August 07, 2018 / 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Learn the art of glass fusing at View. In this four-session class you will learn how to plan, cut, and grind glass into a variety of shapes. In the last two classes you will design a finished product such as a glass fused plate, or several projects of your choosing. Materials for the last two projects will be purchased separately.
Photography

Full Moon Workshop with Carl Heilman II

Saturday, August 25, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Spend a day with Carl Heilman II at View, learning the tricks and techniques to create that fabulous Adirondack photograph. You will work with Carl in a workshop setting during the day, but in the evening participants will hike up Bald Mt. to set up for a full moon photo shoot.
Photography

How to take Fantastic Fall Photos with Carl Heilman II

Saturday, September 29, 2018 - Sunday, September 30, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Spend two days with Carl Heilman II learning how to take fantastic fall photos.
Pottery

Adirondack Themed Pottery Dishes - May

Saturday, May 05, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wendy Seifried will be teaching how to make two ceramic Adirondack themed pottery dishes. The dishes you will be creating will not only teach you what you need in order to begin your ceramic interests, but you will be able to take away your very own ceramic dish.
Pottery

Ceramic Toad House

Saturday, June 02, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Create a ceramic Toad House with instructor Wendy Seifried. The project you will be creating will not only teach you what you need in order to begin your ceramic interest, but you will take away your very own garden ornament. The following Saturday there will be a glazing/painting session. If you cannot attend the session, then the instructor will glaze your piece.
Pottery

Pottery Circle

Monday, April 30, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Pottery circle is a time set aside for potters to come in and socialize and work with instructors Bette Rintrona and Wendy Seifried. This is a time for the potters to work on new ideas and receive answer to questions as they work.
Pottery

Think Big! Learn how to throw a large ceramic pot with Adirondack Potter Peter Shrope

Friday, June 15, 2018 - Saturday, June 16, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
In the two days Peter will demonstrate and guide participants through the various process used to create large scale works on the pottery wheel using throwing and forming techniques.
Pottery

Garden Ceramic Class

Monday, August 06, 2018 - Wednesday, August 08, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
August is a prime month in the Adirondacks for both flower and vegetable gardens. This class will teach you how to make some great pieces to accent these growing areas. The class provides lessons on Mon., Tues., Wed., the first week for creating your pieces, and on Wed. the second week for glazing. This Gardening Ceramic Class was designed with the beginning student in mind, but with detail added can be equally challenging for the intermediate and advanced student.
Pottery

Beginner to Intermediate Wheel Thrown Pottery with Marie Imundo April 16 - May 21, 2018

Monday, April 30, 2018 / 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Beginner to Intermediate Weel Thrown Potter with Marie Imundo
Pottery

Paint on Pottery

Monday, July 02, 2018 - Monday, August 20, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Mondays -  July 2 - August 20, 2018 from 10:00 am - 1:00pm
Wellness

Yoga Evening Sessions

Monday, April 30, 2018 / 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Yoga has been shown to increase muscle strength, maintain bone integrity, and improve balance, coordination, and mobility. These gentle, therapeutic classes are open to anybody and any age. No Restriction needed / walk-ins welcome.
Wellness

Zumba

Thursday, April 26, 2018 / 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Zumba is an 8-week session meeting Thursdays in Gould Hall starting April 5th and ending May 24.
Wellness

The Art of Meditating with Trees

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Remembering your essential connection with nature and the potential for healing on physical, emotional, mental, spiritual levels. Exercises & practices in accessing the healing energy from the Earth. Discover how nature helps to clear your thoughts and can put you in touch with your intuitive self. Learning about the healing power of trees and how to connect with them. Animal totems and their healing symbolism.
Wellness

Healing with Nature with Instructor Douglas Davis

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Remembering your essential connection with nature and the potential for healing on physical, emotional, mental, spiritual levels. Exercises and practices in accessing the healing energy from Earth. How nature helps to clear your thoughts and mind and can put you in touch with your intuitive self.
Wellness

Healing with Nature with Instructor Douglas Davis

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Remembering your essential connection with nature and the potential for healing on physical, emotional, mental, spiritual levels. Exercises & practices in accessing the healing energy from the Earth. Discover how nature helps to clear your thoughts and can put you in touch with your intuitive self. Learning about the healing power of trees and how to connect with them. Animal totems and their healing symbolism.
Wellness

The Art of Meditating with Trees

Saturday, July 21, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Remembering your essential connection with nature and the potential for healing on physical, emotional, mental, spiritual levels. Exercises & practices in accessing the healing energy from the Earth. Discover how nature helps to clear your thoughts and can put you in touch with your intuitive self. Learning about the healing power of trees and how to connect with them. Animal totems and their healing symbolism.
Wellness

The Art of Meditating with Trees

Saturday, August 11, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Remembering your essential connection with nature and the potential for healing on physical, emotional, mental, spiritual levels. Exercises & practices in accessing the healing energy from the Earth. Discover how nature helps to clear your thoughts and can put you in touch with your intuitive self. Learning about the healing power of trees and how to connect with them. Animal totems and their healing symbolism.
Wellness

Healing with Nature with Instructor Douglas Davis

Friday, August 17, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Remembering your essential connection with nature and the potential for healing on physical, emotional, mental, spiritual levels. Exercises & practices in accessing the healing energy from the Earth. Discover how nature helps to clear your thoughts and can put you in touch with your intuitive self. Learning about the healing power of trees and how to connect with them. Animal totems and their healing symbolism.
Wellness

Yoga Morning Sessions

Friday, April 27, 2018 / 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Yoga has been shown to increase muscle strength, maintain bone integrity, and improve balance, coordination, and mobility. These gentle, therapeutic classes are open to anybody and any age. No Restriction needed / walk-ins welcome.
Writing

Writing powerful Prose: Practice of Great Writers

Saturday, May 05, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
You have strong ideas, but how do you make your writing strong and memorable, the kind that rivets your readers and makes them say to their friends “You HAVE to read this!” In this three hour workshop you will learn practices great writers use to make their work strong and memorable.
Writing

Success at Self-Publishing: Steps to a Great Selling Book

Saturday, September 08, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
David Hazard an international writing coach, will be teaching a workshop at View that will help writers with success at self-publishing and steps to a great selling book. You've heard that self-published authors are selling books hand over fist, making money, and launching writing and speaking careers. Well, it's true! - at least for the authors with a bit of insider know-how.
Writing

Writing and the Coming Winter: Bring Your Idea, We'll Get You Started with David Hazard

Saturday, October 06, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
David Hazard an international writing coach, will be teaching a workshop at Viewabout Writing and the Coming Winter: Bring Your Idea, We'll Get You Started.
Youth

Home School Art Classes

Tuesday, May 01, 2018 / 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Homeschool Art Classes
Youth

Children’s Ceramic Camp Ages 5-7

Monday, June 25, 2018 - Friday, June 29, 2018 / 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Five day summer camp in which students learn the foundations of ceramics with various hand building projects and one wheel thrown project. 
Age(s): 5 - 7
Youth

Children’s Ceramic Camp Ages 8-12

Monday, June 25, 2018 - Friday, June 29, 2018 / 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Five day summer camp in which students learn the foundations of ceramics with various hand building projects and one wheel thrown project. 
Age(s): 8 - 12
Youth

Children’s Art Camp Ages 5-7

Monday, August 27, 2018 - Friday, August 31, 2018 / 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Five day summer camp in which students will have fun exploring painting, printmaking, glass work, jewelry, and sculpture. 
Age(s): 5 - 7
Youth

Children’s Art Camp Ages 8-12

Monday, August 27, 2018 - Friday, August 31, 2018 / 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Five day summer camp in which students will have fun exploring painting, printmaking, glass work, jewelry, and sculpture. 
Age(s): 8 - 12