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I am so glad you are here :)
Our classes are moving to the historic downtown district of Longview, WA
Did I mention the New New New Class Location!!!!
The new address is
Teague's Interiors
1267 Commerce Ave
Longview, Washington 98632
September 18, 2013--First Day of Class. :)

2013 Calendar
China Painting & Glass Painting Classes

September 18 2013
Tuesday
1:00PM--4:00PM
Painting Witch Shoes
September 24 2013
Tuesday
1:00PM--4:00PM
Painting Witch Shoes
October 1, 2013
Tuesday
1:00PM--4:00PM
Painting Witch Shoes
October 8, 2013
Tuesday
1:00PM--4:00PM
Painting Witch Shoes
-October 15 2013-
Tuesday
1:00PM--4:00PM
Santa Painting
-October 22, 2013-
Tuesday
1:00PM--4:00PM
Santa Painting
-October 29, 2013-
Tuesday
1:00PM--4:00PM
Santa Painting
November 5, 2013
Tuesday
1:00PM--4:00PM
Santa Painting
November 12, 2013
Tuesday
1:00PM--4:00PM
Santa Painting
November 19, 2013
Tuesday
1:00PM--4:00PM
Penwork Zentangle
November 26, 2013
Tuesday
NO CLASS
Thanksgiving
December 3 2013
Tuesday
1:00PM--4:00PM
Finish Zentangle

Our first class of the season is all about painting witches shoes.You can paint shoes from your own awesome design or paint shoes from a complimentary design that will be provided on the first day of class. Above is a collage of some thumbnails sketches in graphite pencil that are in progress here in the studio. Painted samples will be posted soon.


Fees--Supplies--Kiln Service

Fees
$15.00 per session which includes kiln fire for class projects.
Estimated cost for a beginning set of brushes and paints is about $65.00.
Maintaining your supplies will ensure that they last for a long time.

Supplies
You will need to purchase some basic supplies for these classes which includes paints and brushes.
Paints, brushes and miscellaneous other tools are available for purchase in the studio.
During a beginners first class there are loaner supplies to use at no charge.
A complete supply list is provided below.

Kiln Firing Service
Want to paint projects outside of class time?
Drop your paintings off at the studio and I will be happy to fire your paintings.

So come on in and start painting. This is an enjoyable art form to learn and use and you will have unusual paintings to share.


General Supply List

Starter supplies are available for sale in the studio store. The following supply list is the basic supply list for your classes.

  • #12 or #14 Kazan Squirrel Brush-------------------$10.30 ea.
  • #6 Flat Kazan Squirrel or Sable Brush..............$6.25 ea
  • #8 Flat Kazan Squirrel or Sable Brush..............$6.85 ea.
  • #2 Flat Kazan Squirrel or Sable Brush..............$4.50 ea.
  • Chisel Tip Wipe Out Tool (Clay Shaper).............$8.60 ea.
  • Mineral Oil (Available at pharmacies or in the studio)
  • Oil of Copabia ...........................................$2.00 oz.
  • Better Way Brush Cleaner or Turpenoid Natural for cleaning brushes.

Powdered China Paint in the following colors. There are more colors available. This basic color palette will get you started to complete the above scheduled classes.
  • American Beauty....................$6.95 (Optional--you will want this color sooner or later.:))
  • Black Grape............................$6.25 ea.
  • Sap Green..............................$3.00 ea.
  • Brown Green............................$1.50 ea.
  • Darkest Green..........................$2.00 ea.
  • Rich Brown.............................$1.50 ea.
  • Pecan Yellow Brown #2..................$2.50 ea.
  • Mixing Yellow..........................$2.00 ea.
  • Yellow Brown...........................$2.00 ea.
  • Pompadour..............................$2.50 ea.

Total Starter Supplies will cost around $67.90

Surfaces for painting.

Here in the art studio there are china and glass items available for you to purchase and paint. China and glass prices begin at $0.70 ea. for small tooth fairy boxes and ceramic starter tiles. There are lovely 7.5 inch porcelain plates available for 2.95 ea and large porcelain plates available for $5.50.You will find many affordable choices for your painting fun.

Suppliers

Would you rather purchase your supplies outside of the classroom? Some of the items such as the Kazan Squirrel brushes and china paints are available through catalogs. Here are some companies that offer supplies for china painters and glass painters. Below you will find names and addresses of suppliers for china painting supplies.

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Maryland China
54 Main Street
P.O. Box 307
Reisterstown, Maryland 21136-0307

1-800-638-3880 or Ph: 410-833-5559

Website: http://www.marylandchina.com
Catalog is available
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Freddi's China Closet
3573 Hayden Avenue
West Culver City, CA 90232-2412
310-836-3421

Website: http://www.freddischina.com
Email: E-mail: freddischina@earthlink.net
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Dallas China, Inc.
8428 Hwy 121 N.
Melissa, TX 75454

(800)878-7528
FAX: (972)837-4104

Website: http://www.dallaschina.com
Catalog is available
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Rynne China Company
222 West Eight Mile Road
Hazel Park, Michigan 4830

(248) 542-9400
(800) 468-1987

Website: http://www.rynnechina.com
Catalog is available

Questions? I am glad you are interested and I would be happy to help.
E-mail: marylou@labergedesign.com


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