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.
April 11, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Drop by FLAX to try the legendary Sennelier Watercolors along with the brush that never stops, the Raphael Aquasoft watercolor brush. Combined, these artist grade materials, along with Fabriano's watercolor paper make a trio that is sure to impress. When we put these materials in your hands you will be hooked. The historic brands Sennelier and Fabriano when teamed up with the new state of the art synthetic Aquasoft brush will change the way you think about watercolor painting.
Distributor Savoir Faire will be at here at FLAX to show YOU these amazing art materials, come check it out!
April 18, 2015, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
We are excited to host our first Baggallini Trunk Show and Sale. For one day only, we bring you the best of Bagallini at fantastic prices too low to show. See an expanded assortment of classic styles and colors, new Spring 2015 designs and recently retired baggs at our best prices of the year. Can't find the Baggallini you've been looking for? We can order it for you! You are sure to find a bagg that fits your life and style. Don't miss out on this one day event.
May 2, 2015, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
The FLAX semi-annual San Francisco Pen Faire and Sale returns Saturday, May 2, from 11am – 3pm. Representatives from select pen manufacturers will be on-hand with their product line, and all will be offered at 20% off MSRP. This one-of-a-kind event is the best way to sample a variety of pens and find the one that is just right for you, and at a special price. Treat yourself and others to a great gift.
Live Drawing with Michael Capozzola - January 10, 2015, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Pentel Arts Inking Workshop - January 17, 2015, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
SF Safe Art Program - January 24, 2015, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Aqua Wash and Fabriano Printing Galore - February 7, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Dreamweaver Stencils and Powders - February 21, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Sennelier Acrylics Workshop - March 7, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 pm
C&T Transfers & Mixed Media Workshop - March 14, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Strathmore Printmaking Paper & Gelli Prints Workshop - March 21, 2015, 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Pitt Artist Pens with Kelly Avery, Drawing Workshop - November 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