CLASSES

THE SCHWEINFURTH
ART CENTER

STUDIO SCHWEINFURTH REGISTRATION POLICIES

*Payments & Deposits

Tuition includes a $5 Studio Schweinfurth equipment fee. Additional supply fees may apply and will be paid directly to the teacher. Information regarding supply fees will be published as soon as available. Supply lists are posted on the Art Center website, or emailed to registered students.

A non-refundable deposit of $175 per class is required to register. Final payments are due 30 days prior to the class start date. No refunds are provided after this date for any reason. Registrations received after 30 days prior to class start date must be paid in full.

Cancellation Policy

A non-refundable deposit of $175 per class is required to register. To transfer a deposit to another Studio Schweinfurth class, a $25 fee will be charged. The balance due for each class must be 30 days prior to the class start date. No refunds or class fee transfers will be given after this date for any reason. Class fees, however, are transferable to another student of your choice. Cancellations must be made in writing or e-mail and received no later than 30 days prior to the class start date to qualify for a refund. We encourage you to contact your travel agent regarding travel cancellation insurance.

Lodging

Hotel accommodations are available at several locations in Auburn and special discounts are often available when booking through the Schweinfurth. Contact the Schweinfurth at 315-255-1553 or email mail@schweinfurthartcenter.org to assist with accommodations

Meals

Lunch plans will be available for purchase for all classes. Meal plans are optional. Please call (315) 255-1553 for more information.

Special Accommodation for Schweinfurth Art Center Classes & Workshops

Participants that require special accommodation are encouraged to request accommodation at the time of registration. At least 2 weeks notice is requested.

All Studio Schweinfurth classes take place at the Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, located at 205 Genesee St., Auburn, NY 13021. All classes run from 9am-12pm and 1:30-4:30pm unless otherwise specified.

Barcelona Vest



 During this three-day workshop students will learn how to create an elegant and wearable felted vest, while applying different textural and layout techniques. Students will make a seamless and reversible nuno felted vest, while learning how to nuno felt and work with different layers of silk and wool to create an interesting gradation of colors on both surfaces of the vest, maintaining their original design as a focal point. The workshop will end with a demonstration that shows how to create several possible closures for the vest.

When: Friday March 29th- Sunday March 31st. 9:00am-4:00pm
Teacher: Eva Camacho-Sánchez
Cost: Non-members: $395 / Members: $385
Supply List: BARCELONA VEST MATERIAL LIST1.pdf

To register, please click here or call the Art Center at 315.255.1553.


Spring Fiber Art Retreat



Fiber artists of all kinds are invited to join us for a weekend of creativity at our biannual retreat. You will have full access to both of our spacious studios: our sewing studio and our dye/wet studio. Participants get a least 1 full table each and 2 design walls. Lunch is included. Just bring yourself and your work! 

Our sewing studio has lots of natural light, design walls, and space to spread out for large projects. Extra large tables are set up together for pin-basting quilts.The sewing studio also has, various cutting mats, rotary cutters, rulers, a designated cutting area, irons and ironing boards, a Handi-Quilter Sweet Sixteen sit down longarm machine, sergers and Bernina sewing machines. (To use the Bernina's for the entire retreat a small maintence fee is required) 

The dye studio is perfect for large batch dyeing, felting, and all other types of messy projects. It also has 2 sets of industrial sinks with sprayers, a mop sink, 2 washers, 2 dryers, indoor clothes line for hanging wet work, 5 gallon buckets, and portable burners.

All are welcome whether you are quietly sitting and stitching or trying to accomplish a huge project. Get the creative juices flowing and make something with us. 

 

When: Friday, May 3rd- Sunday, May 5th 9:00am-4:00pm
Cost: Non-members: $120 / Members: $110

To register, please click here or call the Art Center at 315.255.1553.