Star Book Winter Ornament

December 5th 7-8:30pm

Create a beautiful folded Star Book ornament, just in time for the holidays!

Instructor: Charlotte Mauler Hayes

$15

Seasonal Block Prints on Fabric

December 18th 6-8pm

Imagine having cotton tea cloth towels in your bathroom/kitchen, a small bag, or journal with your very own design showcased. Great for creating seasonal decorations for your home or gifts to share with friends and family. Processes will be taught using easy cut stamp material utilizing traditional block printing methods.

Instructor: Lauren Koch

$25

FBAC Happy Hour

January 8th 7-9pm

Happy Hour having fun with surprisingly accurate fortune tellers!

Instructor: Charlotte Mauler Hayes

Free for Members/$10 for Non-Members

Introduction to Printmaking: Linocut

January 12th, 19th, & 26th 

6-8pm

Learn the basics of carving and printing linocuts in black and white and multi-color registrations.

Instructor: Scip Barnhart

$60

Art A La Carte Digital Meet Up

January 20th 1-2pm

Art! It’s what's on the lunch menu! Do you need to set aside some time to do your projects? Wanna chat with others who are also doing projects? Pick-up what you are working on and meet us at our virtual studio time.

Instructor: Charlotte Mauler Hayes

Free for Members/$5 for Non-Members

Valentine's Little Love Books

January 30th & 31st 1-3pm

Over the course of two sessions, you will write love poems, learn how to print the poems in a manuscript format, and plan a cover design. Then, you’ll collect your poems into a chapbook of between 10-30 pages, and hand-bind your chapbooks to be able to give them as gifts to your loved ones.

Instructor: Katherine Bell

$40

Calligraphy 101

February 6th 1-3pm

Ever want to learn calligraphy? This class is an intro to the basics of calligraphy with a focus on the Gothic quadrata hand. (Don't worry the name of the hand is scarier than learning it)!

Instructor: Charlotte Mauler Hayes

$25

Chine-Collé Intensive

February 20th & 21st 1pm-3pm

The chine-collé intensive class is for those who want to add a pop of color to their relief and intaglio prints without a lot of messy layers and brayers. You will be focusing on relief printing this class but an overview of the process will be covered for the intaglio process as well.

Instructor: Lauren Koch

$40

Collage Techniques

February 28th 6-8pm

Learn the history of collage and then work with your instructor to create your own. This class includes a packet of collage images that will be mailed to you prior to the class to help get you started!

Instructor: Katana Lippart

$35

FBAC Happy Hour

December 10th 6:30-8:30pm

Join Lauren Koch for December's Happy Hour to carve and print holiday gift tags and cards.

Instructor: Lauren Koch

Free for Members/$10 for Non-Members

Winter Solstice Black Hours

December 21st 7-9pm

Black hours are late-medieval books with striking black pages. On the darkest day of the year, join us to dye your own pages and learn about how vibrant these black hours can be.

Instructor: Charlotte Mauler Hayes

$25

Paper Flower Making on a Wreath

January 9th 1-4pm

Create a winter wreath for the new year to decorate your space. Learn how to make paper flowers step-by-step and attach them to a wreath.

Instructor: Stacy Wong

$30

Art A La Carte Digital Meet Up

January 13th 1-2pm

Art! It’s what's on the lunch menu! Do you need to set aside some time to do your projects? Wanna chat with others who are also doing projects? Pick-up what you are working on and meet us at our virtual studio time.

Instructor: Charlotte Mauler Hayes

Free for Members/$5 for Non-Members

Stab Binding

January 23rd 10am-2:30pm

Introduction to stab binding books. Basic techniques for stab binding, multiple patterns and how to make a hard-bound cover.

Instructor: Charlotte Mauler Hayes

$40

Volvelles AKA Spinners Bookmark

February 5th 6:30-8:30pm

We will make a volvelle/spinner bookmark that can hold the place of your page, point to which side of the page, and even the paragraph you stopped. It even has a tiny book at the bottom!

Instructor: Charlotte Mauler Hayes

$25

Year of the  Ox Desk Cube

February 7 1-4pm

Celebrate the lunar new year and make a fun desk keepsake accessory for 2021 - the year of the ox.

Instructor: Stacy Wong

$30

Cut and Paste for the Post: A Collage Workshop

February 23rd 6-8pm

Create unique, one-of-a-kind postcards that you can share with friends and family everywhere in this collage workshop! Great for all ages and includes a kit of collage images to help get you started.

Instructor: Katana Lippart

$35

Calligraphy 101

December 13th 1-3pm

Ever want to learn calligraphy? This class is an intro to the basics of calligraphy with a focus on the Gothic quadrata hand. (Don't worry the name of the hand is scarier than learning it)!

Instructor: Charlotte Mauler Hayes

$25

From Poster to Book: A Zine Workshop

January 3rd 7-8:15pm

This zine workshop is a great class for all ages and utilizes materials that you may already have at home!

Instructor: Katana Lippart

$15

Teabag Emoji Crocheted Bookmark and More!

January 10th 12-3pm

Is there anything better than curling up with a book and a warm cup of tea? What if you could mark your book with a cute little tea bag crocheted with an emoji face, for a little pick me up every time you open your book. Makes great gifts too for your fellow book lovers.

Instructor: Lauren Koch

$30

Put the Pieces Together - Puzzle Prints

January 16th & 17th 2-4pm

Puzzle prints are a fun way to create compositions using repositionable or interlocking blocks. It’s an easy and stress free way to ink using multiple colors since you can ink the blocks separately and drop them into place when you are ready to print.

Instructor: Lauren Koch

$40

Art A La Carte Digital Meet Up

January 27th 1-2pm

Art! It’s what's on the lunch menu! Do you need to set aside some time to do your projects? Wanna chat with others who are also doing projects? Pick-up what you are working on and meet us at our virtual studio time.

Instructor: Charlotte Mauler Hayes

Free for Members/$5 for Non-Members

Classy Monoprints on Old Book Pages for Valentine’s Day Cards

February 6 10am-12pm

What do you do with old books? Turn them into art of course. Utilizing collaging, monoprinting, and relief printmaking techniques this class will concentrate on using old book pages as the substrate for creativity.

Instructor: Lauren Koch

$25

Found Object Accordion Book

February 12 7-8pm

February 19 & 26 7-9pm

We will be on the hunt for objects that have good stories and give them new lives as accordion style artist books while learning a little about bookbinding and storytelling.

Instructor: Charlotte Mauler Hayes

$45

Furoshiki

February 25th 7-9pm

Learn this eco-friendly technique for using cloth or fabric for gift wrapping. We will also hand-paint a cloth using fabric paints.

Instructor: Stacy Wong

$25

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217 West Patrick St., Frederick, MD 21701

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