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LightGarden Glass Art Firing Schedules, Videos, New Students and Inspiration- April 2017

Light Garden Glass Art Flowers of Hope

1086 Washburn Medford, OR Tues-Fri 10-5pm Sat 10-1p (541) 779-0272 Closed: Sun & Mon.

Chris has just learned stained glass in the last couple of months.

His latest project is 3-d and lighted.

Great job, Chris!



Check out the latest on LightGarden Glass Art’s website under Tips and Techniques – Firing Schedules I have added several firing schedules for projects and programs I use regularly. Ultimate Bubble Squeeze Spoon Rests Deep Bowl Wine Bottle Slump get your firing schedules here. printable options available on site.


Really great video on the progress being made on the factory at Oceanside Glass and Tile.

The link to the video and the newsletter is also available on the

front page of our website!

link to video on Oceanside Glass Tile more information

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Rogue Gallery April 2017 Exhibits - News 40 South Bartlett Street Medford Oregon 97501 541-772-8118


Above: Detail of SAWYER TOOK A CHANCE by Kathy Morawiec

Rogue Gallery April 2017 Exhibits – News Rogue Gallery will be closed Saturday, April 8th for the Pear Blossom Festival. IN THE MAIN GALLERY 2017 ARTIST TEEN MENTORING PROJECT

April 14– April 28, 2017

Reception: Friday, April 21, 5–8pm

This exhibition is a culmination of Rogue Gallery & Art Center’s annual Artist Teen Mentoring Project that pairs professional artists with Rogue Valley high school students for intensive study and interaction. On display is the creative work of both teens and mentoring artists, which includes painting in acrylic and oil, assemblage, printmaking, pen and ink, charcoal, and sculpture.


Through the program, the students learn new techniques to use in their work, how to present their work in an exhibit, and gain insight to the life of a professional artist. Teen artists had the opportunity to work with

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Introduction To Scratchboard class at Central Art in Medford

Introduction To Scratchboard Instructor: Lara Strazdas When: March 25th & 26th, 2017 Where: Central Art Classroom Times: 10:00am – 4:00pm Fee: $95 (covers 2 sessions) *supplies provided

Central Art’s own Lara Strazdas invites you to get acquainted with one of the most beautiful and enigmatic art forms – scratchboard! Using easy-to-follow methods, Lara will show you how to get the most out of this versatile medium, from rethinking your approach to light and shadows to creating realistic textures, even incorporating color!

Great for those seeking a new medium to play with this spring!

Seating is limited! Sign up by contacting or visiting Central Art (payment required to reserve spot):

541-773-1444 / 101 N. Central Medford, OR 97501

Introduction to Chinese Characters

Art Presence Art Center welcomes the Year of the Rooster by hosting Introduction to Chinese Characters, an audio-visual presentation by Sarah Svinth. Learn 20-25 traditional Chinese characters! 1:00pm on Saturday, February 18, 2017.

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New Class at LightGarden Glass Art THIS SATURDAY!!

Painting with Glass Enamels: Mini class New Class at LightGarden Glass Art THIS SATURDAY!! September 17th 1-4pm Learn to paint with glass enamels that actually fire shiny like glass. These enamels can be used on any kind of glass, they have no c.o.e. so can be used on 90, 96 or float glass. Use these enamels to step up your frit painting or to create any beautiful image you can imagine.

Mini class includes one 6″ x 6″ clear, and 7 colors of Colors for Earth paint pre-mixed for you. You will learn how to paint these wonderful fall leaves in many combinations. So easy painting on clear glass with your pattern underneath. Anyone can do it! This is a great project to learn on!


Take our “Making Your Own Glass Backgrounds” to make a backing layer to step up your project. Coming soon!


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Pastel Landscape Painting with Janis Ellison

picture of pastel artist Janis Ellison

Pastel Landscape Painting with Janis Ellison at Central Art Supply. Next class session Sept 5, 26, Oct. 3, 17, 2016: Four Monday classes from 9:30am–1:00pm

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Seats still available for Sue Bennett Painting Class - HURRY!

Watercolor painting by Sue Bennett, Jacksonville, Oregon. Join Sue for an intermeditate watercolor class at Central Art Supply in Medford, Oregon on Aoril 22 & 23, 2016!

“Watercolor For Intermediate Levels” with Sue Bennett! April 22nd & 23rd, 2016 *Spots Still Available* Where: The Classroom at Central Art Fee: $85 for 2-day session

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Free Carbon Footprint Reduction Class

Free Carbon Footprint Reduction Classes on how individuals and families can reduce their carbon footprint, facilitated by artist Catie Faryl, at the Naversen Room in the Jacksonville Oregon Public Library

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Snowflake Making Class

Join us for a FREE snowflake making class from 12-2pm on Saturday, December 19! Fun and easy – bring the kids! 206 N 5th St., Jacksonville, OR.

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New Classes

Brace yourselves, It’s winter and I’m posting on my blog like a fiend.  But don’t worry, I’m sure I’ll get distracted soon and go back to barely ever posting. So I have two new classes scheduled at the Ashland Art Center. Still Life Drawing and Painting  Wednesdays 1:30 – 4:30, 11 weeks beginning Jan 6, […]

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