The Siskiyou Arts Museum is the perfect place to learn a new skill, experiment with art, and make new friends. We schedule classes and workshops throughout the year. Click the titles of the articles below to see what’s coming up and what we’ve offered in the past!  SAM’s normal business hours are Thursday through Saturday, 11am to 4pm, and Sunday, 12noon to 4pm.  If you are interesting in doing a workshop/class, PRINT OUT THIS FORM, fill in and send or bring to SAM.

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October 21 & 22: Beginning Encaustic Class with Cathy Valentine

On Saturday and Sunday, October 21 & 22, Mt. Shasta artist Cathy Valentine will teach a workshop on the Encaustic process, which uses hot wax and other materials. Cathy has been working with encaustic and teaching art for over 10 years.


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Encaustic oil stick In this workshop students will learn the techniques that Cathy utilizes in her own practice, including mark making using handmade tools and india ink, creating texture by the inlay and extraction of elements and the separation of encaustic layers while maintaining luminosity and depth.

The classes will be held from 11am to 4pm on both days, and Image from Home Pagetwo encaustic pieces will be created by each participant. The class fee is $125 plus $25 for materials, and class size is limited to 10 registered participants. All materials for the in-class projects will be provided, and there will be additional supplies available for purchase.

Pre-registration is required. For more information and to register, contact Cathy Valentine at cvalentine13@snowcrest.net or call: 530-926-4723. Visit Cathy’s website to see more of her artwork: https://www.cathyvalentine.net

October 21 & 22: Beginning Encaustic Class with Cathy Valentine

On Saturday and Sunday, October 21 & 22, Mt. Shasta artist Cathy Valentine will teach a workshop on the Encaustic process, which uses hot wax […]

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June 4, 2017 — Denim Painting Workshop

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May 13, 2017 — Cherry Pie Making Class with Phyllis Skalko

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