Free Family Fun Day
Sunday, May 4, 2014
12:00pm - 3:00pm
FREE & Open to the Public

Kids are invited to bring their parents and spend a special day potting spring flowers in their own decorated clay pots on Sunday, May 4, 2014 from 12-3pm! All supplies are provided and the event is free, but flower planting is limited to the first 100 children. Our featured book of the month, The Name Jar by Yangsook Choi, will be read aloud in the Baue Family Children’s gallery at 1:00pm & 2:00pm with accompanying art projects available for children 12 and under. Complimentary cookies and lemonade will also be available to all.


Canvases & Cocktails

The Foundry Art Centre has evenings of fun that are great for a date night, girls night, or just a friends night out! Canvases & Cocktails is a guided art-making experience. The instructor will guide you step by step through the evening's project. Just show up ready to laugh, talk, and have fun! Bring your favorite bottle of wine or drink; water & soda will be available for purchase.
Class size is limited - advance registration is required.


Encaustic Techniques
with Lisa Sisley-Blinn

Sundays, March 23 - April 13, 2014

Dabbled in encaustic arts and ready for more? Interested in trying something new? Well, this 4 week class is for you! Paint, draw, melt, add paper, texture, and much more. This class is designed to further your knowledge and ability to work in the encaustic medium. Great for beginners or intermediate level. Class size is limited; advance registration is required.


Family Fun Day
Sunday, October 5, 2014

12:00pm - 3:00pm
FREE & Open to the Public

Join us for a Fall celebration at the FAC! The first 100 children will receive a real mini-pumpkin to decorate. Other art projects will be available - suitable for children 12 & under that accompany our featured story Action Jackson by J. Greenberg & S. Jordan. Story times will be at 1:00pm and 2:00pm. Cookies and lemonade will be available for all guests!


Beginning Watercolor & Calligraphy
with Susan Houseman

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Learn the ancient writing technique of calligraphy, updated here with a modern twist called Monoline Lettering. Add to this an introdution to watercolor and you will have the tools to create truly unique works of art - layer, blend, and build up wonderful compositions! Use your designs to then create books, journals, cards, or other surface design applications. Class size is limited; advance registration is required!


Family Holiday Evening
Wednesday, December 17, 2014

5:30pm - 7:30pm
FREE & Open to the Public

The Foundry Art Centre is hosting a night of family fun, free of charge, to celebrate the holiday season! Come inside the Foundry Art Centre to create holiday crafts with your family to escape the winter weather and make some memories! Enjoy complimentary hot cocoa and cookies, too.


Surface Design Aprons
with Susan Houseman
Saturday, May 16, 2015
10:30am - 3:00pm

A staple garment for messy chores -- from cooking to painting to gardening -- the apron has been there! Join the FAC for a wonderful workshop that celebrates this piece of classic clothing. Learn the art of Surface Design and Calligraphy on fabric, including painting, stenciling, collage, inventing script, and more!