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FAVA will be requiring masks for all visitors regardless of vaccination status until further notice. Thank you for your cooperation.

FAVA will be requiring masks for all visitors regardless of vaccination status until further notice. Thank you for your cooperation.

FAVA will be requiring masks for all visitors regardless of vaccination status until further notice. Thank you for your cooperation.

FAVA will be requiring masks for all visitors regardless of vaccination status until further notice. Thank you for your cooperation.

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39 South Main Street
Oberlin, Ohio 44074

Phone: (440) 774-7158
Fax: (440) 775-1107

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September

AGES 18+ So often when we are driving from place to place we miss the details of the buildings and things around us. Join us for this easy paced walk through downtown Elyria to view and photograph buildings and structures of...

October

Clay for Kids
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Oct 07, 2021

Clay for Kids

AGES 5-12 An exploratory experience with clay for kids. Each week a different handbuilding technique for working with clay will be practiced. Some of these include slab building, coiling and pinching. Surface decoration will also be discussed. The works will be...

AGES 18+ New students will begin by learning the basic skills in jewelry design and construction. Wire-bending, soldering, and finishing techniques will be included. Various projects will be explored to learn and practice—including a pair of earrings, a ring, and a...

GRADES 8-12 Students will learn how to stretch and prime a canvas, and work with oil paints in order to enjoy their inherent beauty both safely and economically. We will experiment with mixing colors, paint a human figure based on the...

Clay for Kids
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Oct 14, 2021

Clay for Kids

AGES 5-12 An exploratory experience with clay for kids. Each week a different handbuilding technique for working with clay will be practiced. Some of these include slab building, coiling and pinching. Surface decoration will also be discussed. The works will be...

AGES 18+ New students will begin by learning the basic skills in jewelry design and construction. Wire-bending, soldering, and finishing techniques will be included. Various projects will be explored to learn and practice—including a pair of earrings, a ring, and a...

GRADES 8-12 Students will learn how to stretch and prime a canvas, and work with oil paints in order to enjoy their inherent beauty both safely and economically. We will experiment with mixing colors, paint a human figure based on the...

Clay for Kids
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Oct 21, 2021

Clay for Kids

AGES 5-12 An exploratory experience with clay for kids. Each week a different handbuilding technique for working with clay will be practiced. Some of these include slab building, coiling and pinching. Surface decoration will also be discussed. The works will be...

AGES 18+ New students will begin by learning the basic skills in jewelry design and construction. Wire-bending, soldering, and finishing techniques will be included. Various projects will be explored to learn and practice—including a pair of earrings, a ring, and a...

AGES 18+ There’s nothing better than being out in nature as the day breaks. Bring your camera and join us for a morning walk through the lovely David Fortier Park in Olmsted Falls (24900 Water St. Olmsted Falls, OH 44138). We...

AGES 16+ An introduction to ceramic wheel throwing. Utilizing a stoneware clay, students will learn to wedge clay, center clay on the wheel, and throw different objects. The goals of the class will be to use throwing to produce a mug...

GRADES 8-12 Students will learn how to stretch and prime a canvas, and work with oil paints in order to enjoy their inherent beauty both safely and economically. We will experiment with mixing colors, paint a human figure based on the...

Clay for Kids
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Oct 28, 2021

Clay for Kids

AGES 5-12 An exploratory experience with clay for kids. Each week a different handbuilding technique for working with clay will be practiced. Some of these include slab building, coiling and pinching. Surface decoration will also be discussed. The works will be...

AGES 18+ New students will begin by learning the basic skills in jewelry design and construction. Wire-bending, soldering, and finishing techniques will be included. Various projects will be explored to learn and practice—including a pair of earrings, a ring, and a...

November

GRADES 8-12 Students will learn how to stretch and prime a canvas, and work with oil paints in order to enjoy their inherent beauty both safely and economically. We will experiment with mixing colors, paint a human figure based on the...

AGES 18+ New students will begin by learning the basic skills in jewelry design and construction. Wire-bending, soldering, and finishing techniques will be included. Various projects will be explored to learn and practice—including a pair of earrings, a ring, and a...

GRADES 8-12 Students will learn how to stretch and prime a canvas, and work with oil paints in order to enjoy their inherent beauty both safely and economically. We will experiment with mixing colors, paint a human figure based on the...

AGES 18+ New students will begin by learning the basic skills in jewelry design and construction. Wire-bending, soldering, and finishing techniques will be included. Various projects will be explored to learn and practice—including a pair of earrings, a ring, and a...

AGES 8-12 In this workshop, students will learn the techniques of quick sketching, contour line drawing, and shading. Learning to quick-sketch will help to improve your ability to observe and record the correct size and proportion of what you are drawing....

GRADES 8-12 Students will learn how to stretch and prime a canvas, and work with oil paints in order to enjoy their inherent beauty both safely and economically. We will experiment with mixing colors, paint a human figure based on the...

AGES 18+ New students will begin by learning the basic skills in jewelry design and construction. Wire-bending, soldering, and finishing techniques will be included. Various projects will be explored to learn and practice—including a pair of earrings, a ring, and a...

AGES 8-12 In this workshop, students will learn the techniques of quick sketching, contour line drawing, and shading. Learning to quick-sketch will help to improve your ability to observe and record the correct size and proportion of what you are drawing....

December

AGES 8-12 In this workshop, students will learn the techniques of quick sketching, contour line drawing, and shading. Learning to quick-sketch will help to improve your ability to observe and record the correct size and proportion of what you are drawing....

AGES 8+ (children accompanied by an adult) Join in the fun with family and friends as you create a handmade item for decoration or a special holiday gift. Students can craft their own personalized fused dichroic glass Christmas ornament complete with...

AGES 5+ A one-day ceramics workshop for kids (or adults!). This workshop would use hand building techniques including slabs to create decorative ornaments. The slabs will be pre-prepared by the instructor. Kids will use cookie cutters, and safe cutting tools to...

AGES 8+ (children accompanied by an adult) Join in the fun with family and friends as you create a handmade item for decoration or a special holiday gift. Students can craft their own personalized fused dichroic glass Christmas ornament complete with...

January

AGES 18+ This class is designed for the student that would like to pursue personal styles and subjects to develop skills and techniques in their own areas of interest with the guidance and experience of the instructor. We will cover basic...

AGES 18+ Learn the basic skills of stained glass and complete your first panel. All the tools and machinery will be provided. There will be several designs to choose from or you can draw your own design. Students will be responsible to...

AGES 18+ This class is designed for the student that would like to pursue personal styles and subjects to develop skills and techniques in their own areas of interest with the guidance and experience of the instructor. We will cover basic...

AGES 18+ Learn the basic skills of stained glass and complete your first panel. All the tools and machinery will be provided. There will be several designs to choose from or you can draw your own design. Students will be responsible to...

Puppets!
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Jan 18, 2022

Puppets!

GRADES K - 3 This is a class for young artists who want to explore various techniques for making puppets, from sewing to paper mache to cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course,...

AGES 18+ This class is designed for the student that would like to pursue personal styles and subjects to develop skills and techniques in their own areas of interest with the guidance and experience of the instructor. We will cover basic...

AGES 18+ Learn the basic skills of stained glass and complete your first panel. All the tools and machinery will be provided. There will be several designs to choose from or you can draw your own design. Students will be responsible to...

Puppets!
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Jan 25, 2022

Puppets!

GRADES K - 3 This is a class for young artists who want to explore various techniques for making puppets, from sewing to paper mache to cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course,...

AGES 18+ This class is designed for the student that would like to pursue personal styles and subjects to develop skills and techniques in their own areas of interest with the guidance and experience of the instructor. We will cover basic...

AGES 18+ Learn the basic skills of stained glass and complete your first panel. All the tools and machinery will be provided. There will be several designs to choose from or you can draw your own design. Students will be responsible to...

February

Puppets!
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Feb 01, 2022

Puppets!

GRADES K - 3 This is a class for young artists who want to explore various techniques for making puppets, from sewing to paper mache to cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course,...

AGES 18+ This class is designed for the student that would like to pursue personal styles and subjects to develop skills and techniques in their own areas of interest with the guidance and experience of the instructor. We will cover basic...

AGES 18+ Learn the basic skills of stained glass and complete your first panel. All the tools and machinery will be provided. There will be several designs to choose from or you can draw your own design. Students will be responsible to...

Puppets!
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Feb 08, 2022

Puppets!

GRADES K - 3 This is a class for young artists who want to explore various techniques for making puppets, from sewing to paper mache to cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course,...

AGES 18+ This class is designed for the student that would like to pursue personal styles and subjects to develop skills and techniques in their own areas of interest with the guidance and experience of the instructor. We will cover basic...

Puppets!
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Feb 15, 2022

Puppets!

GRADES K - 3 This is a class for young artists who want to explore various techniques for making puppets, from sewing to paper mache to cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course,...

AGES 18+ This class is designed for the student that would like to pursue personal styles and subjects to develop skills and techniques in their own areas of interest with the guidance and experience of the instructor. We will cover basic...

Puppets!
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Feb 22, 2022

Puppets!

GRADES K - 3 This is a class for young artists who want to explore various techniques for making puppets, from sewing to paper mache to cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course,...

AGES 18+ This class is designed for the student that would like to pursue personal styles and subjects to develop skills and techniques in their own areas of interest with the guidance and experience of the instructor. We will cover basic...

March

Puppets!
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Mar 01, 2022

Puppets!

GRADES K - 3 This is a class for young artists who want to explore various techniques for making puppets, from sewing to paper mache to cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course,...

Puppets!
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Mar 08, 2022

Puppets!

GRADES K - 3 This is a class for young artists who want to explore various techniques for making puppets, from sewing to paper mache to cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course,...

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