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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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Oberlin, Ohio 44074

Phone: (440) 774-7158
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December

ONLY 4 SPOTS LEFT! AGES 8+ (Children should be accompanied by an adult to assist with making their ornament. Adults who would like to make an ornament themselves, should register and pay tuition/materials fee.) PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN TIME FOR CLASS -...

January

AGES 18+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics...

AGES 18+ Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can give you valuable...

AGES 18+ This class is designed for students 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. Students have the opportunity...

Ages 18+ In this class, we will draw from the real world, draw from photographs, copy the masters & use our imagination to achieve the exceptional. There is no right or wrong, no magic trick or special talent needed, only the...

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 16+ This intermediate course will further explore throwing on the wheel. Students should have a basic understanding of how to throw on the wheel before taking this course. We will discuss and apply new technical skills to make your own...

AGES 18+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics...

AGES 18+ Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can give you valuable...

AGES 18+ This class is designed for students 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. Students have the opportunity...

Ages 18+ In this class, we will draw from the real world, draw from photographs, copy the masters & use our imagination to achieve the exceptional. There is no right or wrong, no magic trick or special talent needed, only the...

AGES 15+ Learn to make your own yarn to use for knitting, crocheting, and other hobbies. Using a simple and ancient tool that will be yours to keep and with wool, you can make your own yarn. Examples of spinning other...

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, including sewing, paper mache, and cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course, at...

AGES 18+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics...

AGES 18+ Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can give you valuable...

AGES 18+ This class is designed for students 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. Students have the opportunity...

Ages 18+ In this class, we will draw from the real world, draw from photographs, copy the masters & use our imagination to achieve the exceptional. There is no right or wrong, no magic trick or special talent needed, only the...

AGES 18+ This introductory silversmithing class covers the basics of sterling fabrication including silver soldering and focuses on accurately sizing ring bands. Students will be able to complete one to five stacking rings during class time of their own design and...

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, including sewing, paper mache, and cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course, at...

AGES 18+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics...

AGES 18+ Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can give you valuable...

AGES 18+ This class is designed for students 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. Students have the opportunity...

Beginning Tapestry 101
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Jan 28, 2022 - 29, 2022

Beginning Tapestry 101

AGES 15+ Friday, January 28, 4:00–6:00pm and Saturday, January 29, 10:00am–3:00pm In this two-day workshop, students will learn the basics of tapestry on a sturdy copper pipe loom that will be theirs to keep. The loom can also be used for other...

Ages 18+ In this class, we will draw from the real world, draw from photographs, copy the masters & use our imagination to achieve the exceptional. There is no right or wrong, no magic trick or special talent needed, only the...

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, including sewing, paper mache, and cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course, at...

AGES 18+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics...

AGES 18+ Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can give you valuable...

AGES 16+ A "mandala", which is the Sanskrit word for circle, is a sacred, geometric, circular design. Mandalas are used in meditation practices and in the practice of art therapy. Explore the art of creating mandalas in a variety of media...

AGES 18+ This class is designed for students 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. Students have the opportunity...

Ages 18+ In this class, we will draw from the real world, draw from photographs, copy the masters & use our imagination to achieve the exceptional. There is no right or wrong, no magic trick or special talent needed, only the...

AGES 16+ Always wanted to make flowers? Come to this pop-in and learn how! We will be discussing how to make several different flowers using hand building techniques. We will also discuss how to combine them with thrown or hand-built pottery...

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, including sewing, paper mache, and cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course, at...

AGES 18+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics...

AGES 16+ A "mandala", which is the Sanskrit word for circle, is a sacred, geometric, circular design. Mandalas are used in meditation practices and in the practice of art therapy. Explore the art of creating mandalas in a variety of media...

AGES 18+ Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can give you valuable...

AGES 18+ This class is designed for students 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. Students have the opportunity...

AGES 12-18 Teens ages 12–18 will learn the basics of throwing pottery on the wheel in this introductory class. Projects in this course will include a thrown cup, a mug with a handle, a bowl, and one additional project (choose your...

Ages 18+ In this class, we will draw from the real world, draw from photographs, copy the masters & use our imagination to achieve the exceptional. There is no right or wrong, no magic trick or special talent needed, only the...

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, including sewing, paper mache, and cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course, at...

AGES 18+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics...

AGES 18+ Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can give you valuable...

AGES 16+ A "mandala", which is the Sanskrit word for circle, is a sacred, geometric, circular design. Mandalas are used in meditation practices and in the practice of art therapy. Explore the art of creating mandalas in a variety of media...

AGES 18+ This class is designed for students 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. Students have the opportunity...

AGES 12-18 Teens ages 12–18 will learn the basics of throwing pottery on the wheel in this introductory class. Projects in this course will include a thrown cup, a mug with a handle, a bowl, and one additional project (choose your...

Basic Drawing
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Feb 19, 2022

Basic Drawing

AGES 16+ Learn to draw what you see in this basic introduction to drawing. The class will begin with the techniques of contour line drawing and gesture drawing, which will help you to focus on shape, scale, and proportion. You will...

AGES 13-18 Learn the basics of working in the medium of pen and ink to enhance your drawings. The instructor will guide students in learning contour line drawing as well as the techniques of hatching, cross-hatching, and stippling to imply value....

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, including sewing, paper mache, and cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course, at...

AGES 18+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics...

AGES 18+ Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can give you valuable...

AGES 16+ A "mandala", which is the Sanskrit word for circle, is a sacred, geometric, circular design. Mandalas are used in meditation practices and in the practice of art therapy. Explore the art of creating mandalas in a variety of media...

AGES 18+ This class is designed for students 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. Students have the opportunity...

AGES 12-18 Teens ages 12–18 will learn the basics of throwing pottery on the wheel in this introductory class. Projects in this course will include a thrown cup, a mug with a handle, a bowl, and one additional project (choose your...

Basic Drawing
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Feb 26, 2022

Basic Drawing

AGES 16+ Learn to draw what you see in this basic introduction to drawing. The class will begin with the techniques of contour line drawing and gesture drawing, which will help you to focus on shape, scale, and proportion. You will...

AGES 13-18 Learn the basics of working in the medium of pen and ink to enhance your drawings. The instructor will guide students in learning contour line drawing as well as the techniques of hatching, cross-hatching, and stippling to imply value....

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, including sewing, paper mache, and cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course, at...

AGES 16+ A "mandala", which is the Sanskrit word for circle, is a sacred, geometric, circular design. Mandalas are used in meditation practices and in the practice of art therapy. Explore the art of creating mandalas in a variety of media...

Ages 18+ No Class April 6 Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can...

AGES 12-18 Teens ages 12–18 will learn the basics of throwing pottery on the wheel in this introductory class. Projects in this course will include a thrown cup, a mug with a handle, a bowl, and one additional project (choose your...

Basic Drawing
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Mar 05, 2022

Basic Drawing

AGES 16+ Learn to draw what you see in this basic introduction to drawing. The class will begin with the techniques of contour line drawing and gesture drawing, which will help you to focus on shape, scale, and proportion. You will...

AGES 13-18 Learn the basics of working in the medium of pen and ink to enhance your drawings. The instructor will guide students in learning contour line drawing as well as the techniques of hatching, cross-hatching, and stippling to imply value....

AGES 16+ Come and make a mug! This is a one-day Pop-In class on how to create a wheel thrown mug or cup form. These will be functional and decorative objects. Available for beginning, intermediate or advanced students who want to...

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, including sewing, paper mache, and cut paper. We will make three to four different types of puppets, and of course, at...

AGES 18+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics of...

AGES 16+ A "mandala", which is the Sanskrit word for circle, is a sacred, geometric, circular design. Mandalas are used in meditation practices and in the practice of art therapy. Explore the art of creating mandalas in a variety of media...

Ages 18+ No Class April 6 Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can...

AGES 16+ This intermediate course will discuss surface decoration on clay ceramics. We will introduce adding texture using a slab roller, carving, impressing, underglaze brushwork, faceting, stamping and applying glaze. This course will focus on adding surface information to simple ceramic...

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...

Basic Drawing
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Mar 12, 2022

Basic Drawing

AGES 16+ Learn to draw what you see in this basic introduction to drawing. The class will begin with the techniques of contour line drawing and gesture drawing, which will help you to focus on shape, scale, and proportion. You will...

AGES 13-18 Learn the basics of working in the medium of pen and ink to enhance your drawings. The instructor will guide students in learning contour line drawing as well as the techniques of hatching, cross-hatching, and stippling to imply value....

AGES 18+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics of...

AGES 16+ No class April 13. Learn the basics of working in the medium of pen and ink to enhance your drawings. Instructor, Cara Romano, will guide students in learning contour line drawing as well as the techniques of hatching, cross-hatching, and...

Ages 18+ No Class April 6 Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can...

AGES 16+ This intermediate course will discuss surface decoration on clay ceramics. We will introduce adding texture using a slab roller, carving, impressing, underglaze brushwork, faceting, stamping and applying glaze. This course will focus on adding surface information to simple ceramic...

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...

Basic Drawing
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Mar 19, 2022

Basic Drawing

AGES 16+ Learn to draw what you see in this basic introduction to drawing. The class will begin with the techniques of contour line drawing and gesture drawing, which will help you to focus on shape, scale, and proportion. You will...

AGES 13-18 Learn the basics of working in the medium of pen and ink to enhance your drawings. The instructor will guide students in learning contour line drawing as well as the techniques of hatching, cross-hatching, and stippling to imply value....

AGES 18+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics of...

AGES 16+ No class April 13. Learn the basics of working in the medium of pen and ink to enhance your drawings. Instructor, Cara Romano, will guide students in learning contour line drawing as well as the techniques of hatching, cross-hatching, and...

Ages 18+ No Class April 6 Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can...

AGES 16+ This intermediate course will discuss surface decoration on clay ceramics. We will introduce adding texture using a slab roller, carving, impressing, underglaze brushwork, faceting, stamping and applying glaze. This course will focus on adding surface information to simple ceramic...

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...

Basic Drawing
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Mar 26, 2022

Basic Drawing

AGES 16+ Learn to draw what you see in this basic introduction to drawing. The class will begin with the techniques of contour line drawing and gesture drawing, which will help you to focus on shape, scale, and proportion. You will...

AGES 13-18 Learn the basics of working in the medium of pen and ink to enhance your drawings. The instructor will guide students in learning contour line drawing as well as the techniques of hatching, cross-hatching, and stippling to imply value....

AGES 12-18 Register by March 23. For teens ages 12-18. If you’ve ever wanted to try your hand at pottery but didn’t want to commit to a regular class schedule, this workshop is for you. Get a basic introduction to the technique...

AGES 18+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics of...

Ages 18+ No Class April 6 Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can...

AGES 16+ No class April 13. Learn the basics of working in the medium of pen and ink to enhance your drawings. Instructor, Cara Romano, will guide students in learning contour line drawing as well as the techniques of hatching, cross-hatching, and...

AGES 16+ This intermediate course will discuss surface decoration on clay ceramics. We will introduce adding texture using a slab roller, carving, impressing, underglaze brushwork, faceting, stamping and applying glaze. This course will focus on adding surface information to simple ceramic...

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...

April

AGES 10-16 We have all seen animated cartoons on TV and in movies. Usually cartoons are funny and exaggerated, but sometimes they are very serious and lifelike. Other times, they fall somewhere between these two extremes. Before the invention of animation,...

AGES 18+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics of...

AGES 16+ No class April 13. Learn the basics of working in the medium of pen and ink to enhance your drawings. Instructor, Cara Romano, will guide students in learning contour line drawing as well as the techniques of hatching, cross-hatching, and...

AGES 16+ Students will develop observational and technical drawing skills by closely observing and drawing objects from life. Students will be challenged to draw several different objects, still lifes and interior spaces. Primary mediums used will be charcoal and paper.

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 10-16 We have all seen animated cartoons on TV and in movies. Usually cartoons are funny and exaggerated, but sometimes they are very serious and lifelike. Other times, they fall somewhere between these two extremes. Before the invention of animation,...

AGES 18+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics of...

AGES 16+ No class April 13. Learn the basics of working in the medium of pen and ink to enhance your drawings. Instructor, Cara Romano, will guide students in learning contour line drawing as well as the techniques of hatching, cross-hatching, and...

Ages 18+ No Class April 6 Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can...

AGES 16+ Students will develop observational and technical drawing skills by closely observing and drawing objects from life. Students will be challenged to draw several different objects, still lifes and interior spaces. Primary mediums used will be charcoal and paper.

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 10-16 We have all seen animated cartoons on TV and in movies. Usually cartoons are funny and exaggerated, but sometimes they are very serious and lifelike. Other times, they fall somewhere between these two extremes. Before the invention of animation,...

Grab a friend and take a spin on the potter’s wheel! If you’ve ever wanted to try your hand at pottery, but didn’t want to commit to a regular class schedule, this workshop is for you. Get a basic introduction...

AGES 18+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics of...

Ages 18+ No Class April 6 Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can...

AGES 16+ No class April 13. Learn the basics of working in the medium of pen and ink to enhance your drawings. Instructor, Cara Romano, will guide students in learning contour line drawing as well as the techniques of hatching, cross-hatching, and...

AGES 16+ Students will develop observational and technical drawing skills by closely observing and drawing objects from life. Students will be challenged to draw several different objects, still lifes and interior spaces. Primary mediums used will be charcoal and paper.

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+ This basic photography class is designed for anyone who just bought their first camera or someone who has had a camera for a while and would like to get back into photography. It will cover all the basics of...

AGES 16+ No class April 13. Learn the basics of working in the medium of pen and ink to enhance your drawings. Instructor, Cara Romano, will guide students in learning contour line drawing as well as the techniques of hatching, cross-hatching, and...

Ages 18+ No Class April 6 Are you one of the 70 million people in the U.S. who suffer from some type of arthritis, including pain, stiffness and fear of falling? If so, you are invited to attend this class that can...

AGES 16+ Students will develop observational and technical drawing skills by closely observing and drawing objects from life. Students will be challenged to draw several different objects, still lifes and interior spaces. Primary mediums used will be charcoal and paper.

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...

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