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The Artist’s Voice, Summer 2014

“It is often said that Mother Nature’s colors rarely clash. When you are looking for color inspiration, look no further than a park or your own backyard.” – Thalia Keple, quote from “Seeing Mother Nature’s Colors” Dear Artists and Art Enthusiasts! Relax in today’s late evening warmth while reading the latest Artist’s Voice, Ashland Art […]

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Make, See, Enjoy ~ Art All Day @ AAC

It’s a party at AAC during this Saturday’s Art All Day! From 2:00 -4:00 pm, enjoy a free all-ages art class, live music, open studios and more! Art All Day is a great time to explore and get to know your community art center. There are $10 art classes in the morning and afternoon with […]

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Jewelry Open Studio

Thalia Keple‘s weekly Jewelry Open Studio is fabulous. Each Sunday morning, you’ll learn to make a new project that will give you a jewelry-making technique to add to a growing repertoire and a lovely, hand-crafted gift you can keep or give away! So far, students have learned to make earrings and bracelets with various kinds […]

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Lavender Wand Demo with Thalia Keple


Join Thalia Keplein Studio 8 for a free lavender wandmaking demonstration. These fragrant wands are easy to make from lavender in your garden and make great hostess gifts! Friday, August 3rd, 5-8pm FREE! Drop by Studio #8 upstairs during the art walk at Ashland Art Center, 357 E Main St, Ashland, OR 97520. Filed under: …

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April First Friday Art Walk Featured Artist: Thalia Keple

Thalia Keple will be featuring her woven jewelry in her studio – #8 upstairs at AAC – during the month of April. Thalia is an accomplished fiber artist, who has been working with the medium for over 40 years and has been dedicating the last 14 to it nearly full time. Her intricate needle woven jewelry pieces are miniature tapestries, mixed with beads and metals. Her eye for color and flair for drama make her pieces very desirable and being light weight and soft, they’re very comfortable to wear.

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Simple Jewelry with Thalia Keple

Simple Jewelry by Thalia

Fine Simple Jewelry By Thalia Keple

It’s easy to make your own beaded earrings or necklaces for yourself or for gifts!  Learn basic wire and beading techniques to make eithertwo pairs of earrings or a single strand necklace.  No experience neccessary.

Thursday, November 10 or 17, 1:00 – 2:30 pm (earrings) Saturday, November 19 or December 3, 1:00 – 2:30 pm (necklace) Class held upstairs in Studio #8 at the Ashland Art Center, 357 E Main St $20 per class, included use of tools and supply kit To register, contact Thalia Keple at [email protected] or541-292-8785.