Opus Oaks – Summer Art Camps

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Here is a new announcement about the woirkshops being held this summer at Opus Oaks, An Art Place.   Of particular interest is the mosaic mural that is to be assembled at the Barns of Rose Hill in Berryville:

Opus Oaks, an  Art Place in Berryville  is offering some very inventive and powerful workshops and camps this summer.    There are still openings in the Junior Art Camps (4 to 7 yr. olds), and for the older children, teens and adults there is Batik, Forged Metal, Felt making, Sketchbook, Fused Glass, Printmaking,, Wire Sculpture, and more.      So visit our website today at  www.opusoaks.org and get signed up at  Clarke  County  Parksand Recreation  540-955-5140.

One workshop in particular is the Mosaic Mural Assembly Workshop

Activity #:                  Date:                                Day:          Age:          Time:                                Fee:
320501E                    7/11-7/15                  M-F          14+            9 AM- 2 PM        $125.00
320501S                    7/18-7/22                  M-F          14+            9 AM- 2 PM        $125.00
Instructor: Bonnie Jacobs
Location: 221 Clarke Lane
Under the direction of our guest artist, tile maker and mosaic muralist Joan Gardiner, Opus Oaks students and area artists have been making mosaic clay pieces for a 14′ x 5′ mosaic mural that will be installed in the Barns of Rose Hill.    The mural depicts the beauty of Clarke County and showcases it’s artisans.    During these two workshops participants will learn how to layout, cut tiles, assemble, glue, and grout this mosaic mural.    Come learn skills and be a part of this wonderful project.    Sign up for one or both weeks.    Bring a packed lunch daily.  5 classes
For more information about these workshops, contact Gale Bowman-Harlow, Director: 109 First Street, Berryville, VA 22611
540-955-4226.