2019 events & workshops


OPEN STUDIO 

March 23 and 24       10am – 5pm          Hassen Fisher Studio          Ellensburg WA

This once-yearly event features new and recent work for sale and displayed in our studio. Each year we invite a different artist to exhibit with us. This is an opportunity to see where and how we work; the remainder of the year the studio is open by appointment only.

Email us (here) if you need a map and directions.


ART FEST

June 8          9am – 5pm          Chalet Place          56th & Summitview          Yakima WA

Annual outdoor event. New work is showcased from us along with the work of 20+ Central Washington fine artists and fine craftspeople. Live music and food, too!

See the new website for a full list of participants: ArtFest


WORKSHOP:  INTEGRATING COLLAGE and DRAWING

June 22 and 23          9am – 4pm          Hassen Fisher Studio          Ellensburg WA

Join us for an exploration into the strategies of combining collage and drawing. We will utilize mixed media approaches to find collage’s relationship to drawing, and the opening of drawing’s doors by incorporating collage. Suitable for all skill levels.

  • $75 for 1 day, $140 for 2 days
  • A specific supply list is given with registration, and some supplies will be provided.
  • We will provide coffee, tea, snacks, encouragement and smiles, and tables and chairs. Bring an easel if you utilize one.
  • Class size: 15 maximum. Reservations are taken on a first-come, first-enrolled basis.
  • Cancellations less than 7 days before the starting date receive a 75% refund.
  • Register by email (here) or phone (509.307.3617). We accept credit cards and checks.

TOUR of ARTISTS’ HOMES and STUDIOS

July 6 and 7          10am – 4pm          Gallery One          Ellensburg WA

Part of Gallery One‘s 50th anniversary, this is a FREE self-guided tour of homes and studios of artists in Kittitas County. Get maps at Gallery One starting Friday, July 6 — or the day of the event — and enjoy a day exploring art, meeting artists and seeing their homes. Joining us will be Darwin Davis (sculpture), Naomi Gray (painting), and Joan CawleyCrane (mixed media).

See the Gallery One website (here) for more information.


PAINTING WORKSHOP

October 12 and 13          9am – 4pm          Hassen Fisher Studio          Ellensburg WA

Join us in our studio for a focused experience on composition, design, color and value balance, along with problem-solving some of your painting issues. It gives you a chance to get one-on-one help. Suitable for all skill levels.

  • $75 for 1 day, $140 for 2 days
  • Media: oil, acrylic, watercolor, ink, collage, color pencil, pastel, oil pastel – work with your preferred medium.
  • A specific supply list is given with registration, and some supplies will be provided.
  • We will provide coffee, tea, snacks, encouragement and smiles, and tables and chairs.
  • Class size: 15 maximum. Reservations are taken on a first-come, first-enrolled basis.
  • Cancellations less than 7 days before the starting date receive a 75% refund.
  • Register by email (here) or phone (509.307.3617). We accept credit cards and checks.

LONG RANGE

  • October 2020 — Boxx Gallery, Tieton WA
  • September 2021 — Oak Hollow Gallery, Yakima WA