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Everyone has their own idea of a perfect vacation, perhaps it’s laying on the beach, you’ll find plenty of opportunity for this in San Felipe. Others want a chill vacation with some fun activities they don’t get to do in their normal hectic schedule. If the later is you, how about trying your hands out on creating Art? You may be able to do so on your next San Felipe vacation provided you time your dates right.

Desert Mothers of San Felipe, a non-profit, has announced the dates for several fun playshops(workshops) which will run from February through July. These playshops will be be held once a month, each workshop covers a different form of Art creation. This will be a fun event for all, both locals and vacationers.

Creative Paperclay Sculpture Art Playshop
Creative Paperclay Sculpture Art Playshop
With the use of lightweight material which is a fusion of starches, volcanic ash and wood pulp known as “Creative Paperclay”, the group will then create a “clay” sculpture. After the sculpture has dried hard, you will proceed to the next stage of painting with tempera, watercolor, acrylic, enamel and markers.
Monday, February 18th. 10:30AM – 4PM
Cost: 40-USD or 480-Pesos

 

Vintage Foil Box Art Playshop
Vintage Foil Box Art Playshop
During this workshop, we will start with a wooden box, which will be transformed into a Vintage Foil Treasure box using aluminum foil transforming it into a hammered metal look. Finished touches will be made using vintage looking buttons, as well as costumes jewelry to complete the look.
Wednesday, March 6th. 10:30AM – 4PM
Cost: 30-USD or 360-Pesos

 

Exotic Wire Flower Art Playshop
Exotic Wire Flower Art Playshop
Spend a day using iron wire and sausage casings to make exotic and wild sculptural flowers. The casings are great because they make luminous transparent, taunt coverings on top of the wire that can be decorated, inked, stitched and scripted on.
Wednesday, April 3rd. 10:30AM – 4PM
Cost: 40-USD or 480-Pesos

 

Fused Glass Jewelry Art Playshop
Fused Glass Jewelry Art Playshop
Make your very own pendant and earing designs using colorful glass. From past experience, this one is so popular that participants start designing jewelry as gifts for friends and family. Of course on you , the jewelry will look even better.
Wednesday, May 8th. 10:30AM – 4PM
Cost: 40-USD or 480-Pesos

 

Recycled Art Playshop
Recycled Art Playshop
This workshop is about letting your imagination guide you as you create newly imagined 3D art using your own unwanted “treasures” as well as those that will be provided.
Wednesday, June 5th. 10:30AM – 4PM
Cost: 30-USD or 360-Pesos

 

Encaustic Painting Art Playshop
Encaustic Painting Art Playshop
The “encaustic painting” workshop uses a combination of damar resin and beeswax mixed with pigment. The workshop will start with covering the basics of working with encaustic and concentrating on image transfers and collage.
Wednesday, July 10th. 10:30AM – 4PM
Cost: 40-USD or 480-Pesos

 
TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT NOW – Call or Email
Donna Roberts: 686-169-5267 (MX)
Email: bajadonna@gmail.com