Gualala Arts Workshop
Theme Tree Decorating Workshops
Instructor: Jan Harris
Mondays, October 16 - November 13, 2006
Morning session: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Afternoon session: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Help decorate some of the fabulous trees to be auctioned at the
Festival of Trees,
and learn to create your own "theme" tree for five weeks in the upstairs classroom at Gualala Arts Center. Participants are encouraged to attend the entire first class, and then may choose additional sessions as desired.
Week 1: Monday, October 16
Decorating like a Pro, Theme Trees and Coordinating Décor
AM session: The Basics; Tools of the Trade; Getting Started
PM session: Crafting Unique Ornaments; One Step at a Time; Finishing Touches
Week 2: Monday, October 23
Rustic & Country Trees
AM session: Home for the Holidays, Pure country fun!
PM session: Nature's Bounty, Natural décor, but with a plus!
Week 3: Monday, October 30
Elegant & Regal Trees
AM session: Victorian Visions: in three styles, Country, Romance, Elegance
PM session: Glitter & Glitz: European Old World & Contemporary Chic
Week 4: Monday, November 6
Trees for Children
AM session: Toyland Treasures: Family fun, Trees for households with toddlers (or active pets!)
PM session: Special Kids' Themes: Nutcracker Suite, Sports & Leisure, Southwest Celebration
Week 5: Monday, November 13
Fantasy Trees: Special trees, settings or occasions
AM session: Winterland (The Wedding Tree), Neptune, Celestial, Sugarplum
PM session: Coastal Country: create a theme tree from found items