Crocheting 101

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Our fibers area lead will be demonstrating beginner’s crochet. This process can be used to produce a variety of textiles like hats, mittens, bags and so much more. Follow our social media & sign up for our newsletter! Facebook Instagram... Read More

Free
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Wheel Throwing Going Larger

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Tuesdays, Oct 19 – Nov 9 / 6:00-8:00pm In this intermediate workshop, participants will explore various methods of making larger pieces on the potter’s wheel. Throwing in sections, adding coils, and stacking cylinders will be explored. Some previous experience on... Read More

Recurring

Portrait Drawing

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Thursdays, Oct 28 – Nov 8 / 5:30-8:30pm Participants will go in-depth on a variety of portrait drawing techniques. Charcoal and graphite will be explored. Participants will work from photos as well as live models. No previous drawing experience is necessary.  ... Read More

$30
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Intro to Wheel Throwing

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Session 2: Mondays, October 25 – November 15  / 6:00-8:00pm Take a spin on the potter’s wheel! In this intro wheel throwing class, participants will learn the basics of making pottery with the potter’s wheel. Three main forms will be... Read More

$70

Fiber Arts Social Night

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Are you a knitter? Is sewing your thing? Do you dye your own fabric? Fiber Arts Social Night is a chance to meet like-minded fiber artists. This monthly meeting will give participants a chance to work in the space on... Read More

Free
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Screen Printing on Paper: Separations, Exposure, and Production

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Wednesdays, Oct 27 – Nov 17 / Oct 27 & Nov 3 6:00-8:00pm, Nov 10 & Nov 17 6:00-8:30pm In this workshop, you will learn how to translate imagery into a handmade screenprint. Participants will be led through the process... Read More

$40
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Dry Point Intaglio

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Wednesdays, Nov 3–17 / 6:00-8:00pm This is an introductory course for intaglio printmaking. Participants will scratch linework into plates with a sharpened tip, ink them up, and use a printmaking press to transfer those drawings from the plate to paper.... Read More

$30

Holiday Artist Sale

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Tuesday, December 2 / 10:00am-4:00pm  Please join the Studio Arts and Craft Centre for our annual holiday artist sale. A variety of handmade items will be available. The perfectplace to find unique gifts. Please contact us at the Craft Centre if... Read More

Free

Button Making

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Friday, December 3 / 3:00-5:00pm Drop by to learn how buttons are made. Our staff will help you print out or draw your desired design, cut them in a circle, and press them into a wearable button pin. The button-making machine... Read More

Free
Recurring

Wheel Throwing: Advanced Forms

UWM Union Arts and Crafts Centre 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. Union EG30, Milwaukee, WI

Tuesdays, Nov 16–Dec 7 / 6:00-8:00pm In this intermediate workshop, participants will explore forms beyond the cup, bowland plate. Topics covered will include handle techniques, teapots, pitchers, orange juicers, incense holders, pour-over coffee filters, and more. Some previous experience on... Read More

$70