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Workshops & Events

We hold all our workshops in the San Francisco store, and they are always free. They often fill to capacity before the event date, so don’t delay – sign up now!

See our full calendar of upcoming events.

 

moab.jpgMoab Demo and Try it Station

September 5, 2015, 12 – 5 pm

"When traveling in the land of your imagination, MOAB takes you beyond the borders of the ordinary" MOAB printing master, Evan Parker, will be here at Flax for a day of indulgence into this elite printing paper. Find out why artists and professionals ask for this exceptional archival printing paper by name. Bring a thumb drive of your images and see for yourself the quality and beauty of MOAB paper. This is a must see for graduating students and professionals alike. Don't miss this free event. All supplies will be provided by MOAB by Legion Paper. Come try it out!

 

kuretake-lettering.pngKuretake Brush Lettering Workshop

September 12, 2015, 1 – 3 pm

Kuretake lettering master, Jasmine Marquardt, has designed a comprehensive Kuretake brush lettering workshop for beginners. In this workshop students will learn the basic construction of brush letter forms through proper angles, speed, proportion, stroke endings and more. In addition to the Clean Color Real Brush, students will be able to sample a wide assortment of Kuretake Zig products. Each style of brush pen and ink will be explained and the students will be able to test and practice with each one. Sign up early seating is limited.

 

raven-rf.jpgR&F Mixed Media and Transfers

September 26, 2015, 1 – 3 pm

Come see R&F Encaustic artist Raven Iacono demonstrate Photo Image Transferring using R&F Encaustic paints and mediums. There are many ways to transfer an image, but after using Raven's R&F method, you will be amazed at the results. Raven's enthusiasm is contagious and she'll have you hooked on this form of mixed media! This will be a hands-on workshop so you will get to try it for yourself. Sign up early this class has limited attendance.

 

2015 Workshops & Events

Live Drawing with Michael CapozzolaJanuary 10, 2015, 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Pentel Arts Inking WorkshopJanuary 17, 2015, 1:00 – 4:00 pm

SF Safe Art ProgramJanuary 24, 2015, 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Aqua Wash and Fabriano Printing - February 7, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Dreamweaver Stencils and PowdersFebruary 21, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Sennelier Acrylics WorkshopMarch 7, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

C&T Transfers & Mixed Media WorkshopMarch 14, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Strathmore Printmaking Paper & Gelli Prints WorkshopMarch 21, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Sennelier Watercolor and Raphael Aquasoft BrushesApril 11, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Blue Orange Games ChallengeApril 25, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

The San Francisco Pen Faire & SaleMay 2, 2015, 11:00 – 3:00 pm

Winsor & Newton Artist Watercolors SeminarMay 9, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

FLAX Live Artist Series featuring SFWA'S Fine Artist: Jess ZepedaMay 16, 2015, 1:00 – 4:00 pm

FLAX Live Artist Series featuring SFWA'S Fine Artist: Pamela RhodesMay 23, 2015, 1:00 – 4:00 pm

Golden A to Z of AcrylicsMay 23, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

FLAX Live Artist Series featuring SFWA'S Fine Artist: Julie MarshMay 30, 2015, 1:00 – 4:00 pm

DecoArt Media Acrylics WorkshopJune 20, 2015, 1 – 3 pm

Montana Community Mural Event & SaleJuly 18, 2015, 1 – 4 pm

KIDSFEST Creative Arts FestivalJuly 25, 2015, 11 am – 2 pm

Intro to ScreenprintingAugust 1, 2015, 1 – 3 pm

San Francisco Center for the Book Pop-Up EventAugust 8, 2015, 1 – 5 pm

Silhouette Cameo Electronic Cutting Machine DemoAugust 15, 2015, 1 – 3 pm

R&F Encaustic WorkshopAugust 22, 2015, 1 – 3 pm

 

2014 Workshops & Events

Pitt Artist Pens with Kelly Avery, Drawing WorkshopNovember 15, 1:00 - 3:00pm

Explore Golden Paints with Seth Golden - November 8, 1:00 - 3:00pm

San Francisco Pen Faire & Sale - November 1, 2014 (next one: May 2015)

The Great Rubber Stamp Event - October 18, 2014

MTN Water Based Spray Paint – Try it Event and Workshop - October 11, 2014

Understanding Contemporary Oil Painting Materials - September 27, 2014

Moab Digital Papers Workshop - September 13, 2014

Copic Marker Table Top Demo - August 26, 2014

Screen Printing Workshop - September 6, 2014

Logan Mat Cutting Demo - August 16, 2014

A to Z of Acrylics with Artist Tesia Blackburn, & Book Signing - August 9, 2014

Montana Aerosol Workshop - August 2, 2014

Kidsfest - July 27, 2014 (next one: July 25, 2015)

Image Transfer with Encaustics Workshop - July 19, 2014

Lifestyle Crafts Letterpress Demo - July 12, 2014

Watercolor with Winsor & Newton - June 28, 2014

Crescent Workshop Featuring Krink Markers and Rendr Books - June 21, 2014

Williamsburg Oils Table-top Demo - June 7, 2014

SolarFast Seminar—Sun-powered Photography and Printmaking - May 31, 2014

Liquitex Acrylics Workshop - May 24, 2014

Dreamweaver Stencils Tabletop Demo - May 17, 2014

San Francisco Pen Faire & Sale - May 3, 2014

Aqua Wash Printing Inks - April 26, 2014

“Making Art” with Ed Brickler, Discussion and Book Signing - April 12, 2014

Michael Harding Artist Oil Colours - April 5, 2014

Watercolor Pencil Drawing Workshop - April 5, 2014

Book Signing with Austin Kleon - April 1, 2014

Mixed Media Art with Jacquard - March 29, 2014

Transfer This! Workshop - March 15, 2014

Flashe Acrylic Paint Workshop - February 8, 2014

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