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 paid workshops: Visit our membership page.


Floor Cloth Workshop with Lynnette Sandbloom | 10:00a.m. to 2:00p.m. September 14 & 15

Design and make a stunning floor cloth using paint, fabrics, papers, or a combination of all three for stunning results. Learn how to prepare and hem canvas material, transforming it into a durable 24” x 36” floor cloth, which will last for years. Instructor provides all materials and printed directions, you bring ideas and any special papers or fabrics you might want to include. Cost:  $200, members $190, Students $180.

Sue VanDuine, student,  Floor Cloth, Mixed Media, photo courtesy of the artist


Stitched Paper Collage with Lynnette Sandbloom | 10:00a.m.–3:00p.m. October 10Lynnette Sandbloom, Red Buoy

Collage using paper and your sewing machine. Instructor provides all materials; all you need to bring is your machine, thread, and some scissors. Take away a new and fun technique that you can use over and over again to make small works of art, greeting cards, and holiday gifts. Course covers basic design principles and varnishing. Cost: $75, $70 members, $65 students. Register at the gallery or call 206.842.3132

Lynnette Sandbloom, Red Buoy, Stitched Paper Collage, Image courtesy of the artist.





Block Prints Workshop with Erica Applewhite |1:30–3:30p.m. October 17

Come explore the unique world of block printing! Erica will show you how to design and carve your own block to keep and hand print again and again. Cost: $60, $55 members, $50 students. Register at the gallery or call 206.842.3132.

Erica Applewhite, Tap, 2013, Photo: Tarah Trede



Stay in the know – sign up for education enews! Contact Director of Education Lynnette Sandbloom,

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