Workshops, Lectures, and Series

In addition to free monthly gallery talks and demos, BAC offers ongoing opportunities for edification and full-on creative immersion. Register for workshops at the front desk or call us at 206.842.3132.

Get onto our Education mailing list: Email Director of Education Lynnette Sandbloom,

Purchase a membership for discounts on workshops: Visit our membership page.

Pet Portraits with Susan Wiersema

When: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. consecutive Sundays January 18 & 25
Susan Wiersema, Oliver PleaseWhere: Bainbridge Arts & Crafts
Cost: $120, BAC members $110, students $100

Back by popular demand! Bring a photo of your favorite pet, and Susan will show you how to turn it into a portrait for the ages. Two-part class meets on consecutive Sundays.

Susan Wiersema, Oliver – Please. Image courtesy of the artist.

Cut Paper Workshop with Elizabeth VanDuine

When: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, January 23
Where: Bainbridge Arts & Crafts
Elizabeth VanDuine, Tree TagCost: $85, members $75, students $65

Elizabeth is a master with the utility knife! Her specialty is Kirie, a Japanese form of paper cutting in which the artist sketches an images then cuts it out of a single piece of paper. Colorful papers can then be adhered to the back to complete the image.

In this class, Elizabeth will show you the basics, sending you home with your own greeting card and the skills to make more. (Just in time for Valentine’s day!)

Elizabeth VanDuine, Tree Tag. Image courtesy of the artist.

Bugs, Butterflies, and Birds: 3D Colored Pencil Assemblages with Susan Wiersema

When: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. consecutive Sundays February 1 & 8
Where: Bainbridge Arts & Crafts
Susan Wiersema, Bug IICost: $120, BAC members $110, students $100

Create 3D assemblages using colored pencils, paper, and foam board. This two-part class covers image transfer, assembly, layering, and framing your creation.

Susan Wiersema, Bug II. Image courtesy of the artist.

Also of interest

Free programs

Student artists


Art After 60

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Diana Cronin, Bicycling in Snow pasta dish, 2013 (detail). Porcelain. Image courtesy of the artist.