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As The Crow Flies Monday, August 7, 6:30 PM  
Olivia Thomas $ 70  
This workshop is 3 hours.

Student Level: Intermediate
Type of Workshop: Project
Prerequisite: knowledge of hand-sewing, painting
Workshop Category: Folk Art, Mixed-Media, Painting, Sewing

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Ravens and crows are a particular favorite for me in story and legend! So let's create a piece of folk art! Each student will receive a kit with a pre-stitched crow body that we will stuff, paint, antique and mount onto a glass base. Learn the techniques and tips to fine-tune your work and create a folk art collectible!

Kit/Materials Fee (payable to instructor at class time):

  • $20.00 includes:
  • sewn bird body and wings
  • stuffing
  • glass base
  • needle
  • thread
  • beads
  • fabric trim and ribbon
  • detailed handout

Instructor Provided (for use in-class, and to share):

  • acrylic paints
  • antiquing products
  • stuffing
  • paint brushes
  • adhesives
  • extra tools and products to complete the bird
  • water containers
  • heat gun
  • hair dryer
  • needle
  • thread
  • scissors
  • disposable gloves
  • palettes
  • paper towels
  • baby wipes
  • freezer paper

Student should bring:

  • stuffing tool (professional stuffing fork or chopsticks, etc.; if you are interested in owning a professional stuffing fork, you can go to Barbara Willis, (barbarawillisdesigns.com)).


  • heat gun

Some workshops may require that you bring supplies or tools that you may not presently possess. If you'd like to place an advance order for jewelry supplies & tools for pick-up at the on-site store when you arrive at AU, contact:

SJ Jewelry Supply LLC

Please note that SJ Jewelry Supply has an extensive selection of products but not all of them may appear on their website. If in doubt about the availability of any product, a simple phone call will get you the information that you desire.

Email your order to: info@sjjewelrysupply.com
call: 602-956-0189

Questions: oliverose@q.com
Website: OliveRose.com