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Amanda Edwards, Classes

I teach private classes for groups of three to eight people! Feel free to drop me a line to organize a private class for yourself or your group.  Private Mosaic Classes are $225 per person

Rent space in my art studio, and get help & work on your current project!

Did you know you can rent time in the studio? You are welcome to use any tools in the studio, however you must bring your own supplies. If you would like to purchase glass for your project, that can be arranged. Working in the studio is paid for in one-hour increments, and costs $80 per hour. 
 


Upcoming Classes

Introduction to Micro Mosaic Jewelry

Friday, February 16th, 10:00- 1:00

In this fun beginners class, you'll learn the art of micro mosaics through making one of a kind micro mosaic jewelry! You'll learn modern techniques to create this beautiful art form, originally produced in the 16th century by the Vatican School in Italy.

Instruction will include how to safely cut and use filati and millefiori, proper adhesives and puddies, and help designing your creations! You can make two pieces of jewelry in the class. Choices will be earrings, a pendant, or a brooch. 

Must be at least 18 years old to participate.
Limited to just 8 students!

Cost: $85, includes all materials.

Class Location: Meetinghouse Arts Gallery,  40 Main Street, Freeport Maine

Micro Mosaic Jewelry Class Signup

How will you pay for your class? *Do not pay until you receive your confirmation email.




Class Location: Meetinghouse Arts Gallery,  40 Main Street, Freeport Maine

Beginners Wet Felting Class

Friday, February 23rd, 10:00-1:00

This Class is Full. Please complete the signup below to be added to the waitlist! 

Learn the art of wet felting in this beginners wet felting class! Wet felting is painting with raw wool. Modern felt-making utilizes almost the same techniques that have been used to create this art for the last 8,000 years! Create a small landscape scene, and leave with your beautiful wet felt artwork, ready to be hung on your wall, given as a gift, or used in your next fabric creation.

Must be at least 18 years old to participate. 

Cost: $75, includes all materials.

 

Wet Felting Class Waitlist Signup

Get ready for an amazing, four-day mosaic workshop,
taught by four incredible mosaic artists! 

June 20-23, 2024! 
Class is limited to just 10 students! 

FULL - to be added to the waitlist, complete the form at the bottom of the page. 

A 4-day, mosaic class workshop event you do NOT want to miss, happening at my studio in Freeport, Maine! Each of the four days,  you will learn a different mosaic technique from a different master mosaic artist!  Artists teaching are all well known within the mosaic community & around the world, and have created and taught glass art for many years. Kirsten Kramer (Germany), Frances Green (Switzerland), Elaine Helvig (USA), and Amanda Edwards (USA) will each teach a one-day version of their most requested mosaic classes! You do not want to miss this opportunity!

Classes will run 11-3 most days.  Please note: the start/end times will evolve over the next few months, however the dates and instructors will not change!


Day 1,  June 20, 2024 - Glass-on-glass mosaic windows, with Amanda Edwards. Create a window mosaic, learn to cut stained glass, about glass-on-glass adhesives and window design!

Day 2-  June 21, 2024- Mosaic Boxes, with Frances Green. Learn how to create beautiful, functional mosaics, and how to hand-color thin-set! 

Day 3-  June 22, 2024 - Mosaic Details with Kirsten Kramer. Kirsten will be getting small with all of you, and teaching a class in fine mosaic details through having you create a mosaic of a Maine bird! 

Day 4-  June 23, 2024 - Picassiette, with Elaine Helvig. Learn about this beautiful mosaic art form, and how to use &  incorporate pieces of broken & cut ceramics into your mosaic designs!  

Cost for this amazing FOUR-DAY workshop: $525.00, including all of your materials! 
Limited to just 10 students! 


Freeport, Maine is a lovely  town along Maine's beautiful coastline. Freeport is known for its shopping, its coastal hiking trails, galleries, restaurants, and festivals. It's the perfect location for exploring southern and mid-coast Maine! Lighthouses, sailing trips, coastal villages, and artistic inspiration are around every corner.  We are also just 15 minutes drive-time to Portland, Maine!

Go to Visit Freeport to find out more about the town. 

You can also visit my Inn's website, where I have a lot of information about the area, and things to see and do: Porters Landing Guesthouse

Although my Inn is full for the week of the classes, there are many places to stay in Freeport that fit all kinds of budgets! 

SIGN UP for this amazing opportunity by completing the form at the bottom of this page. It will fill up quickly, but we will be putting together a waitlist in case spaces open up. 

Four-Day Mosaic Class Event!

How will you be paying for your class? (Do not pay until you receive a confirmation from me)




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