Calendar

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New Fiber Arts Group 12:00 pm
New Fiber Arts Group
Nov 2 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
New Fiber Arts Group
This is a weekly group for BLCA members working in a variety of fiber media. Bring your project and enjoy this fun social gathering.
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Coming of Age: Learn to Write Compelling Young Adult Literature 1:00 pm
Coming of Age: Learn to Write Compelling Young Adult Literature
Nov 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Code J November 3 1 – 3 pm Are you interested in writing novels and stories for young adults? In this class, we’ll explore different[...]
Nature Inspired Collage Painting 1:00 pm
Nature Inspired Collage Painting
Nov 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Code K November 3 1 – 4 pm We will begin by painting abstractly and expressively on paper, keeping in mind a memory of an[...]
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Practice Writing 10:30 am
Practice Writing
Nov 6 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Want to develop your writing practice?  Join other writers each Tuesday morning at BLCA to practice writing in this facilitated group.  Prompts are provided to[...]
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Life Drawing Co-op 10:00 am
Life Drawing Co-op
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Each week the figure drawing co-op meets at Banfill-Locke. There is a nude model hired each week and attendees to the group share the model’s[...]
Monotype Printmaking 10:00 am
Monotype Printmaking
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Code L November 7 & 14 10 am – 1 pm This workshop will explore monotype techniques made famous by such artists as William Blake,[...]
Open Studio Wednesdays with Joyce VanderWyst 1:00 pm
Open Studio Wednesdays with Joyce VanderWyst
Nov 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join Joyce every Wednesday for her Open Studio time! She will be here to help if you’re stuck and need some artistic advice, if you[...]
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Writing Critique Group 12:00 pm
Writing Critique Group
Nov 8 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Writing Critique Group
Join a group of writers who are interested in having their work critiqued in a workshop setting. All skill levels and genres are welcome! No[...]
Practice Writing Group 6:30 pm
Practice Writing Group
Nov 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Join fellow writers for a time of facilitated writing.  This group employs prompts to help you focus your time writing.   Writers of all ages,[...]
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Getting Perspective 10:00 am
Getting Perspective
Nov 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Code M November 9 10 am – 12:30 pm Do you struggle to make buildings look like they are standing erect, create a sense of[...]
New Fiber Arts Group 12:00 pm
New Fiber Arts Group
Nov 9 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
New Fiber Arts Group
This is a weekly group for BLCA members working in a variety of fiber media. Bring your project and enjoy this fun social gathering.
The Artist Book 6:30 pm
The Artist Book
Nov 9 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Code N November 9  6:30 – 9:30 pm & November 10 am – 5 pm You will engage your creative energies through designing and creating[...]
Reading Series 7:30 pm
Reading Series
Nov 9 @ 7:30 pm
Reading Series
You are invited to visit Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts to hear from local writers Caitlin Bailey and Sagirah Shahid.  The events are free and open to[...]
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The Artist Book 10:00 am
The Artist Book
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Code N November 9  6:30 – 9:30 pm & November 10 am – 5 pm You will engage your creative energies through designing and creating[...]
Artist Talk 2:00 pm
Artist Talk
Nov 10 @ 2:00 pm
Join us, as we engage in a discussion about the Within from Without, works of Mieko Yamazaki and Jack Mader.
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Practice Writing 10:30 am
Practice Writing
Nov 13 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Want to develop your writing practice?  Join other writers each Tuesday morning at BLCA to practice writing in this facilitated group.  Prompts are provided to[...]
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Life Drawing Co-op 10:00 am
Life Drawing Co-op
Nov 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Each week the figure drawing co-op meets at Banfill-Locke. There is a nude model hired each week and attendees to the group share the model’s[...]
Monotype Printmaking 10:00 am
Monotype Printmaking
Nov 14 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Code L November 7 & 14 10 am – 1 pm This workshop will explore monotype techniques made famous by such artists as William Blake,[...]
Open Studio Wednesdays with Joyce VanderWyst 1:00 pm
Open Studio Wednesdays with Joyce VanderWyst
Nov 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join Joyce every Wednesday for her Open Studio time! She will be here to help if you’re stuck and need some artistic advice, if you[...]
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New Fiber Arts Group 12:00 pm
New Fiber Arts Group
Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
New Fiber Arts Group
This is a weekly group for BLCA members working in a variety of fiber media. Bring your project and enjoy this fun social gathering.
People in Paintings 1:00 pm
People in Paintings
Nov 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Code O November 16 1 – 3:30 pm Review basic principles of proportions and foreshortening, capture the shape without getting hung up on unimportant details,[...]
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Color Mixing with Watercolor 10:00 am
Color Mixing with Watercolor
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Code P November 17 10 am – 12:30 pm Mixing just three primary colors expands your palette while keeping cost minimal. Learn three ways to[...]
Free Artist Workshop – Abstract Art 1:00 pm
Free Artist Workshop – Abstract Art
Nov 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Code R November 17 1 – 3 pm Bring out your inner child creating abstract bookmarks with Mieko Yamazaki. 
If you would like, please bring[...]
Free Artist Workshop – Photography 1:00 pm
Free Artist Workshop – Photography
Nov 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Code Q November 17 1 – 3 pm Learn about the seven elements of design as it relates to photography and then practice those skills[...]
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Practice Writing 10:30 am
Practice Writing
Nov 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Want to develop your writing practice?  Join other writers each Tuesday morning at BLCA to practice writing in this facilitated group.  Prompts are provided to[...]
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Life Drawing Co-op 10:00 am
Life Drawing Co-op
Nov 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Each week the figure drawing co-op meets at Banfill-Locke. There is a nude model hired each week and attendees to the group share the model’s[...]
Open Studio Wednesdays with Joyce VanderWyst 1:00 pm
Open Studio Wednesdays with Joyce VanderWyst
Nov 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join Joyce every Wednesday for her Open Studio time! She will be here to help if you’re stuck and need some artistic advice, if you[...]
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New Fiber Arts Group 12:00 pm
New Fiber Arts Group
Nov 23 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
New Fiber Arts Group
This is a weekly group for BLCA members working in a variety of fiber media. Bring your project and enjoy this fun social gathering.
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NorthWords Writers 10:00 am
NorthWords Writers
Nov 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The NorthWords Writers meet together monthly to critique each other’s work.  The meetings are facilitated by Sarah Ratermann Beahan, the Writer-in-Residence.
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Giving Tuesday
Giving Tuesday
Nov 27 all-day
Giving Tuesday
Today is the day to give back to the community. Please, help out BLCA on giving Tuesday by supporting our programming with a generous contribution.[...]
Practice Writing 10:30 am
Practice Writing
Nov 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Want to develop your writing practice?  Join other writers each Tuesday morning at BLCA to practice writing in this facilitated group.  Prompts are provided to[...]
Find Your Writing Voice 1:00 pm
Find Your Writing Voice
Nov 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Code S November 27, December 4 & 11 1 – 3 pm Your writing voice is as unique as your speaking voice, and one of[...]
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Life Drawing Co-op 10:00 am
Life Drawing Co-op
Nov 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Each week the figure drawing co-op meets at Banfill-Locke. There is a nude model hired each week and attendees to the group share the model’s[...]
Open Studio Wednesdays with Joyce VanderWyst 1:00 pm
Open Studio Wednesdays with Joyce VanderWyst
Nov 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join Joyce every Wednesday for her Open Studio time! She will be here to help if you’re stuck and need some artistic advice, if you[...]
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New Fiber Arts Group 12:00 pm
New Fiber Arts Group
Nov 30 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
New Fiber Arts Group
This is a weekly group for BLCA members working in a variety of fiber media. Bring your project and enjoy this fun social gathering.