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June 2019

Cursive, Calligraphy and Brush Lettering for Teens

June 18 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on June 9, 2019 at 1:30pm

Modern calligraphy and brush lettering are everywhere these days, yet fewer and fewer people know how to write beautifully by hand or even read cursive scripts. In this 5 week class, youth will develop this versatile skill set with the guidance of letterer and designer Kendra Dosenbach. Starting with a review of cursive handwriting, students will create a variety of modern lettering projects using brush pens, pointed pens, chalk, watercolor and more. Students will go home with all the tools…

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Cooking class for kids

June 18 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 2:00pm, repeating until June 21, 2019

Louden Nelson Community Center, 301 Center St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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This garden to table cooking class is a fun, hands-on teaching environment where kids learn about cooking with seasonal, locally grown foods.

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Cursive, Calligraphy and Brush Lettering for Teens

June 18 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Modern calligraphy and brush lettering are everywhere these days, yet fewer and fewer people know how to write beautifully by hand or even read cursive scripts. In this 5 week class, youth will develop this versatile skill set with the guidance of letterer and designer Kendra Dosenbach. Starting with a review of cursive handwriting, students will create a variety of modern lettering projects using brush pens, pointed pens, chalk, watercolor and more. Students will go home with all the tools…

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Intro to Modern Calligraphy

June 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until July 9, 2019

Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States + Google Map

In this 4 week class, you will use pointed dip pens and ink to create strokes, letterforms, words and flourishes and develop the muscle memory needed to continue practicing and improving for years to come! For the DIY brides out there, this is a chance to learn how to address envelopes and make place cards and/or signs for your wedding. A $15 materials fee is due the first day of class and provides you with an oblique holder, nibs, ink,…

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Sashiko Mending

June 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$50

Bring your old jeans and give them a new life! Mend your favorite denim garment using the traditional Japanese Sashiko embroidery technique. Cost: $50.00 Registration: Must register in advance online at https://www.allhandsworkshops.com/products/sashiko-mending?start=2019-06-01T00:00&select=2019-06-21T18:30 In this workshop, we will: - learn and practice the basics of Sashiko embroidery and its application to visible mending - select some fabrics patches to add to your garment to give it some new lines, texture, interest, and most importantly, a new life! The following supplies are…

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The Artist’s Way

June 22 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until September 7, 2019

The Artist's Way by Julia Cameron is a both a book and a 13 week program to restore and sustain a creative life. It is a truly amazing guide and resource and is best utilized in a group to help encourage each other and bring forth our collective wisdom. Each time we gather, we will reflect on and share insights from that week's chapter and use creative writing exercises to expand our vision of what is possible. Whether you are…

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Encaustic Collage

June 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$65

Learn how to create vibrant collage artwork using beeswax and tissue paper! Cost: $65.00 Registration: Must register in advance online at https://www.allhandsworkshops.com/products/encaustic-collage?start=2019-06-01T00:00&select=2019-06-22T13:00 In this workshop, we will: - learn a brief history of the encaustic medium and the wax sourcing from beeswax - cut out organic shapes from tissue paper - understand the basics of painting with the wax medium - compose a vibrant 10 in x 10 in encaustic collage that is ready to hang - socialize while being…

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DIY: Driftwood Garlands

June 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History, 705 Front St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Drop in at the MAH to make a one-of-a-kind garland out of driftwood. Get all the event details: santacruzmah.org/events/diy-garland $10 Includes Museum Admission Free for Members & Children under 5 This event is for all ages

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Watercolor Florals

June 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Paint a pretty watercolor floral bouquet with artist Jessica Pidcock. Enjoy some creative r&r while being guided step by step to paint a decorative floral arrangement with watercolors. This workshop is for all skill levels. No experience required. Cost: $50.00 Registration: Must register in advance online at https://www.allhandsworkshops.com/products/watercolor-florals?start=2019-06-01T00:00&select=2019-06-23T13:00 In this workshop, we will: - learn the basic strokes and shapes needed to paint various kinds of flowers and leaves - move from painting individual flowers to composing a painted bouquet…

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Flower Crown Workshop

June 28 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History, 705 Front St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Learn how to make beautiful fresh flower crowns at this special Friday Make Night Workshop. Craft your own one-of-a-kind crown with flowers courtesy of Wild Moon Flowers. Sign-up for one of the hour-long workshops (5-6pm or 7-8pm) to follow along with the teachers and get hands-on help from MAH volunteers. Great for all ages. More event details at: santacruzmah.org/events/flower-crown/2019/06/28

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Mystery Braid Wallet

June 29 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Make your own leather wallet and learn the mystery braid! Cost: $55.00 Registration: Must register in advance online at https://www.allhandsworkshops.com/products/mystery-braid-wallet?start=2019-06-01T00:00&select=2019-06-29T16:00 In this workshop, we will: - learn how to cut/work with leather - learn to stitch leather with leather lace - learn the leather mystery braid The following supplies are included: - leather - leather lace You can bring: - A positive attitude - The love to learn and create You will go home with: - A leather wallet and…

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Hammered Brass and Tassel Earrings

June 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Learn how to make hammered brass hoops and tassels from start to finish in this two hour jewelry making workshop! Cost: $60.00 Registration: Must register in advance online at https://www.allhandsworkshops.com/products/hammered-brass-and-tassel-earrings?start=2019-06-01T00:00&select=2019-06-29T19:00 In this workshop, we will: - design and form hoops or other fun shapes - hammer and harden the brass - create a hoop closure - attach an ear wire - learn to make wire wrapped tassels - wire wrap tassels to earrings The following supplies are included: - handmade…

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30 Magic & Movement Yoga Workshop

June 30 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History, 705 Front St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Join yoga teacher Bayley Blackney and magician Joshua Logan for a magical workshop full of magic and movement. Check out all the event details: santacruzmah.org/events/magic_movement/2019/06/30 Get moving. Bayley will take you through an extra special yoga session that combines magic, dance, and classic yoga poses. Learn magic. After Joshua performs he will take everyone through a magic trick workshop so you can show off your skills to all your friends. Explore three floors of art and history. This event includes…

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July 2019

Ipad Lettering and Graphic Design

July 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on July 12, 2019 at 10:00am

Learn how to use your iPad and Apple Pencil to create amazing digital lettering to use on social media and in graphic design! In this 4 week class, you will become familiar with the Procreate, Canva and Over apps and complete several lettering projects - greeting cards, social media posts, posters and more - in this fun and dynamic class with letterer and designer Kendra Dosenbach. Cost: $175.00 Registration: Must register in advance online at https://www.allhandsworkshops.com/events/2019/6/7/ipad-lettering-and-graphic-design Please bring: - Apple…

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Yoga & Acupuncture

July 13 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Luma Yoga, 1010 Center St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Dawn & Déva are excited to partner for their second workshop combining the alchemy of these two beautiful practices. In Traditional Chinese Medicine summer is ruled by the heart meridian; it is a time of growth and expansion. During this workshop you will explore yoga poses to facilitate the flow of Qi and open the shoulders and heart. While in an extended savasana, you will receive an acupuncture treatment to relieve stress, open your heart, and clear inflammation from your…

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Yoga Nidra: Relax into Freedom

July 14 @ 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm
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One event on July 14, 2019 at 5:30pm

One event on August 11, 2019 at 5:30pm

Luma Yoga, 1010 Center St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
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Yoga Nidra is referred to as 'yogic sleep' where you consciously relax with the help of guided breath-work and visualization. Resting on your back and supported by cushions and blankets, this deep relaxation can have many benefits, including: --decrease in acute or chronic pain --ease of mental, emotional or physical stress and tension --improve mood --regenerate and repair on the cellular level --improve the functioning of the nervous system --and more It is through the act of non-doing that we…

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