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VIRTUAL: Simple Shirt 10:00 am
VIRTUAL: Simple Shirt
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Simple Shirt
SATURDAY, MAY 1, 2021 10:00AM-1:00PM PT / 1:00-4:00PM ET Instructor:  Sonya Philip Learn to sew your own clothes, starting with this simple shirt.  It’s just four seams and a hem! Whether you’re just beginning to[...]
Wondrous Wildflowers at Jack London State Historic Park 10:00 am
Wondrous Wildflowers at Jack London State Historic Park
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Wondrous Wildflowers at Jack London State Historic Park
SATURDAY, MAY 1, 2021  (SOLD OUT! Please consider registering for “Drawing, Naturally” on May 15th.)10:00AM-2:00PM PT Instructor:  Alina Nuebel Join this one-day, socially-distanced, in-person workshop for casual instruction about the origins of flowers, their role[...]
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VIRTUAL: Fanciful Fascinator Headpiece 4:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Fanciful Fascinator Headpiece
May 2 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Fanciful Fascinator Headpiece
SUNDAY, MAY 2,  2021,  4:00-6:00PM PT / 7:00-9:00PM ET &  THURSDAY, MAY 6,   6:00-8:00PM PT / 9:00-11:00PM ET   Instructor:  Jan Wutkowski This class will concentrate on ways to cover millinery buckram frames, which[...]
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VIRTUAL: Hand-Built Bowls with Naomi Clement 3:30 pm
VIRTUAL: Hand-Built Bowls with Naomi Clement
May 4 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
VIRTUAL:  Hand-Built Bowls with Naomi Clement
TUESDAY, May 4, 2020.     3:30 – 6:00 PST / 6:30 – 9:00 pm EST Instructor:  Naomi Clement In this virtual workshop, Naomi will demonstrate how she uses simple bisque molds to hand-build bowls with[...]
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VIRTUAL SURFACE SERIES: Transfers and Monoprinting with Lynn Wood 3:30 pm
VIRTUAL SURFACE SERIES: Transfers and Monoprinting with Lynn Wood
May 6 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
VIRTUAL SURFACE SERIES: Transfers and Monoprinting with Lynn Wood
SATURDAY, APRIL 3, 2021 10:00AM-12:00PM PT / 1:00-3:00PM ET Instructor:  Lynn Wood In this virtual workshop, using Zoom video conferencing, Lynn will demonstrate a number of surface treatment techniques, which is a focus and specialty[...]
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VIRTUAL: Pastel Painting May 10:00 am
VIRTUAL: Pastel Painting May
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Pastel Painting May
FRIDAY, MAY 7-28, 2021  10:00AM-12:00PM PT / 1:00-3:00PM ET Instructor:  Deborah Donahower Soft pastels are an interesting medium because, unlike paint, all color mixing is done directly on the paper.  Layers may be built up[...]
VIRTUAL: Nature Re-Imagined – Organic Coil Forms and Mixed Media Surfaces 1:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Nature Re-Imagined – Organic Coil Forms and Mixed Media Surfaces
May 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
VIRTUAL:  Nature Re-Imagined - Organic Coil Forms and Mixed Media Surfaces
FRIDAY, MAY 7 – 28, 2021 1:00-4:00PM PT / 5:00-8:00PM ET Instructor:  Anela Oh This 4-part hybrid class will inspire participants to create ceramic forms inspired by nature through material exploration.  In this course Anela[...]
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Landscape Sketching at Jack London State Historic Park: Basic Techniques in Perspective 10:00 am
Landscape Sketching at Jack London State Historic Park: Basic Techniques in Perspective
May 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Landscape Sketching at Jack London State Historic Park: Basic Techniques in Perspective
SATURDAY, MAY 8, 2021  10:00AM-2:00PM PT Instructor:  Alina Nuebel This socially distanced outdoor lesson will address some of the basic techniques for communicating space in a landscape drawing, including: 1, 2, and 3 point perspective[...]
Virtual: Mastering the Cookie 11:00 am
Virtual: Mastering the Cookie
May 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Virtual: Mastering the Cookie
SATURDAY, MAY 8, 2021 11:00AM-12:00PM PST/ 1:00- 2:00 PM EST Instructor:  Mia Reade Baylor Learn how to make a classic, perfect chocolate chip cookie. The kind with crispy edges and a chewy center.  We’ll go[...]
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VIRTUAL SURFACE SERIES: Layered Surfaces with Naomi Clement 3:30 pm
VIRTUAL SURFACE SERIES: Layered Surfaces with Naomi Clement
May 11 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
VIRTUAL SURFACE SERIES: Layered Surfaces with Naomi Clement
TUESDAY, MAY 11, 2021 3:30-5:30PM PT / 6:30-8:30PM ET Instructor:  Naomi Clement The virtual workshop you’ve all been waiting for! Watch as Naomi demonstrates her unique techniques for creating a rich, layered surface on her[...]
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VIRTUAL: Beginning Ukulele 6:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Beginning Ukulele
May 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
VIRTUAL: Beginning Ukulele
WEDNESDAYS, MAY 12-JUNE 16, 20216:00-7:15PM PT / 9:00-10:15PM ET Instructor:  Sean Carscadden The goal of this six-session class is to give students who are new or semi-new to the instrument a basic introduction that is[...]
VIRTUAL: Introduction to Guitar 7:30 pm
VIRTUAL: Introduction to Guitar
May 12 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm
VIRTUAL: Introduction to Guitar
WEDNESDAYS, MAY 12-JUNE 16, 20217:30-8:45PM PT / 10:30-11:45PM ET Instructor:  Sean Carscadden This six-session class is designed for students with little or no previous guitar experience.  Students will receive guidance and direction in solving problems[...]
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VIRTUAL: Fanciful Bird Feeders with Lynn Wood 3:30 pm
VIRTUAL: Fanciful Bird Feeders with Lynn Wood
May 13 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
VIRTUAL: Fanciful Bird Feeders with Lynn Wood
THURSDAY, MAY 13, 2021 3:30PM – 5:30PM PT / 6:30PM- 8:30PM ET​ Instructor:  Lynn Wood In this virtual workshop,using Zoom video conferencing, Lynn will demonstrate how to build a unique slab bird feeder with her[...]
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Drawing Naturally at Jack London State Historic Park: Observational Drawing in Nature 10:00 am
Drawing Naturally at Jack London State Historic Park: Observational Drawing in Nature
May 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Drawing Naturally at Jack London State Historic Park: Observational Drawing in Nature
SATURDAY, MAY 15, 2021  10:00AM-2:00PM PT Instructor:  Alina Nuebel Do you like spending time in nature?  Have you always wanted to be able to sketch that pretty flower/whacky mushroom/beautiful view that you saw on your[...]
VIRTUAL: Nesting Canisters 10:00 am
VIRTUAL: Nesting Canisters
May 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Nesting Canisters
SATURDAY, MAY 15, 2021 10:00AM-12:00PM PT / 1:00-3:00PM ET Instructor:  Susan Beal This is a simple sewing project that uses low-waste fabric cutting techniques to make a special piece that’s very efficient and affordable. All[...]
VIRTUAL: Alcohol Inks & Cold Wax 1:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Alcohol Inks & Cold Wax
May 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Alcohol Inks & Cold Wax
SATURDAY, MAY 15, 2021 1:00-3:00PM PT / 4:00-6:00PM ET Instructor:  Colleen Gianatiempo Introducing my newest found dynamic duo: cold wax and alcohol inks!  Create amazing textures and layers with a newfound love of these two[...]
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VIRTUAL SURFACE SERIES: Finishing & Glazing with Naomi Clement 3:30 pm
VIRTUAL SURFACE SERIES: Finishing & Glazing with Naomi Clement
May 18 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
VIRTUAL SURFACE SERIES: Finishing & Glazing with Naomi Clement
TUESDAY, MAY 18, 20213:30-5:30PM PT / 6:30-8:30PM ET Instructor:  Naomi Clement In this virtual workshop, Naomi will demonstrate all the finishing details that she does to create elegant and refined pots.  Details such as sanding[...]
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VIRTUAL: Large Pots with Handles 3:30 pm
VIRTUAL: Large Pots with Handles
May 20 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Large Pots with Handles
THURSDAY, MAY 20, 2021 3:30-5:30PM PT / 6:30PM-8:30PM ET Instructor: Melissa Weiss In this virtual workshop, Melissa will demonstrate how to make large vessels utilizing the coil method.  She will talk about working on multiple[...]
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VIRTUAL: Bookmaking Workshop (Book Set B) 10:00 am
VIRTUAL: Bookmaking Workshop (Book Set B)
May 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
VIRTUAL: Bookmaking Workshop (Book Set B)
SATURDAYS, MAY 22 & 29 and JUNE 5 & 12, 2021 10:00-11:15AM PT / 1:00-2:15PM ET Instructor: Book Arts Roadshow Book Arts Roadshow is back with another set of fun book structures to learn how to[...]
VIRTUAL: Intimate Porcelain – Sculpting a Tiny Human Head and Beast with Robin Whiteman 10:00 am
VIRTUAL: Intimate Porcelain – Sculpting a Tiny Human Head and Beast with Robin Whiteman
May 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Intimate Porcelain - Sculpting a Tiny Human Head and Beast with Robin Whiteman
SATURDAY, MAY 22, 2021 10:00AM-12:00PM PT / 1:00-3:00PM ET Instructor: Robin Whiteman In this virtual workshop participants are invited into the studio of sculptor Robin Whiteman.  Her work, its origins, and processes will be discussed[...]
VIRTUAL: Paint Your Pet’s Portrait – To Benefit Pets Lifeline 1:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Paint Your Pet’s Portrait – To Benefit Pets Lifeline
May 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Paint Your Pet's Portrait - To Benefit Pets Lifeline
SATURDAY, MAY 22, 2021 1:00-3:00PM PT / 4:00-6:00PM ET Instructor:  Colleen Gianatiempo Support Pets Lifeline and have fun as you create an expressive watercolor painting of your favorite pet. It will warm your heart and[...]
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VIRTUAL CASTING SERIES 3:30 pm
VIRTUAL CASTING SERIES
May 27 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
VIRTUAL CASTING SERIES
Sonoma Ceramics and Sonoma Community Center presents The Casting Series – a virtual series showcasing the diverse studio practices and work of artists who use molds to form ceramics.  Theories, philosophies, and techniques are shared[...]
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VIRTUAL: Journey to the Moon Jar – Intensive Coil Building 11:00 am
VIRTUAL: Journey to the Moon Jar – Intensive Coil Building
May 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Journey to the Moon Jar - Intensive Coil Building
SATURDAY, MAY 29 – JULY 10, 2021 10:00AM – 12:00PM PT / 1:00-3:00PM ET​ Instructor:  Seong Weon Joanne Lee Experience the meditative process of coiling at home!  During these 4 weeks, Joanne will be teaching[...]
VIRTUAL: Introduction to ProCreate on iPad 1:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Introduction to ProCreate on iPad
May 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
VIRTUAL: Introduction to ProCreate on iPad
SATURDAY, MAY 29, 2021 1:00-3:00PM PT / 4:00-6:00PM ET Instructor:  Colleen Gianatiempo Learn how to use Procreate on the iPad, quickly! Discover all the hidden tools and gestures that make creating digital illustrations easy and[...]
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Building Closed – Memorial Day
Building Closed – Memorial Day @ Sonoma Community Center
May 31 all-day
The Sonoma Community Center building & office will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.