Sarah Shriver — 3-D Polymer Pods and Handcrafted Chains

Yes, we are dipping into the metal smithing pond! (The water’s fine!) The class will focus on making bespoke chain and constructing lightweight uplifting pod-like pendants or earrings with simple and achievable torch techniques. Using bronze, copper, or silver wire, we will use a micro torch to ball wire, solder links and construct cool 3-D…

Lynda Gilcher — The Extruder Guru

Creative Journey Studios is delighted to welcome Lynda Gilcher to share her knowledge of all things extruder in a three day workshop August 19th to the 21st, 2022($390). Lynda and her husband Jon have developed a whole line of extruder discs (which we carry at CJS). Lynda has figured out how to make polymer canes…

A Colorful Adventure with Lindly Haunani: A Veneer Sampler Quilt Block

We are delighted to welcome Lindly Haunani, the undisputed queen of color, back to teach another quilt block inspired workshop at Creative Journey Studios. She has been busy designing new veneers and an upgrade to her signature style ombre stripe blends. In the class Lindly will guide students to create quilt-like wall hangings.  In the…

Julie Picarello = Mokume Gane

Julie Picarello is synonymous with mokume gane and we are bringing her to Creative Journey Studios to share her style of imprint mokume to add to your repertoire. She is giving a three day workshop from July 8th to the 10th for $390. She will share her Tribal Stick pendant first and then expand into surface variations….

Bonnie Bishoff for Five Glorious Days

Bonnie Bishoff comes to Creative Journey Studios June 1-5, 2022 from Brunswick, Maine. She has been doing virtual classes during the pandemic but is venturing out to return to our classroom to present a five-day class, Creating a Statement Necklace from Start to Finish. Bonnie will help you create a fantastically original necklace with individual components that…

Jeffrey Lloyd Dever

Thinking Outside the Box — Imaginative Hollowware Vessels There’s a wide array of forms and shapes that can be created as imaginative vessels, from traditional boxes to free-form sculptural pieces. In this three day class at CJS, we will design and build hollowware vessels, fashioned over original forms of your own creation. Jeff will teach…

Bettina = Bracelets

The last time we had Bettina Welker teach for us, we were still in the middle of our move from Buford. We commandeered the old ‘Mugs’ coffee shop and set up a makeshift studio (that actually functioned pretty well). It was a fun class but I think she will be happy to be in our…

Pushing Boundaries with Donna

Creative Journey Studios is proud to present Donna Greenberg for a special 5 day comprehensive workshop entitled “Pushing Boundaries” from March 4th through the 8th. The class fees of $600 are due now to reserve your spot for this unique class. This will be a guided design exploration integrating the exciting synergy of polymer, paper,…

Classes for 2020

Ellen has been working hard to plan a full year of classes (truth be told, she has a few classes already booked into 2021 and 2022). It’s a tough job that I gladly let her do, but I think you will be impressed with her success. In order to be able to book the teachers’…

Lindly Haunani

Lindly’s three day color centric polymer workshop is coming to Creative Journey Studios. ….twice! She will be here on Labor Day Weekend (August 30- September 1, 2019, as well as the following weekend, September 6-8th, 2019. That means two chances to increase your color mixing agility! She will help you embrace fluorescents when mixing colors…