Workshop Schedule for the Impact Artists’ Gallery-Spring 2014 ; Tegan Ford ;
Subject: View IAG WORKSHOPS – Spring 2014

Impact Artists Gallery Spring WORKSHOPS – Register asap to save a seat !!!

Dyeing Magic: Using Indigo Crystals with Susan Marie Borden $27 May 10th Sat 1-4pm
Learn folding methods and tricks of dyeing using a communal dyepot. Beginners welcome!
Supply list of common materials available once signed up. Fabric and Dyepot donation $10.
Member discount 10%. Min 6 max 12 participants. Bring a friend!

Simple ‘Soywax-Resist’ Screen Printing using Discharge Effects $27 May 24th Sat 1-4pm
with Susan Marie Borden
Build (3) simple screen, create resist patterns with soy wax using metal tools, sponges, brushmarks.
Create different patterns on (9) supplied black fabric squares, sharing screens with each other.
Supply fee $15. Bring a few things from home: dishpan, paper towels, Dawn, gallon ziplock bags.
Min 6 max 12 participants. Member discount 10%. Min 6 max 12 participants. Bring a friend!

Unique ARTful Doll Creations with Jackie Hooper $36 June 21st Sat 10am-2pm
Create your own original ARTful doll using different materials, notions, buttons and fabrics or wool hair. Supply fee of $20. – includes choosing from your own unusually shaped, unconventional doll body and supplies. Member discount 10%. Min 6 max 12 participants. Bring a friend!

African Mud Painting with Mary Jo La Clair & Sylvia Kleindinst $25 July 28th Sat 1-3:30pm
Leave your expensive paints at home and instead discover the rich red, ochre black and brown found in mud. Paintings will be done on fabric. Mud painting is a tradition in Mali and other African nations. Supply fee $15. Just bring yourself, a friend and some mud! Member discount 10%. Min 6 max 12 participants.

Painting and Drawing with Joan Hambleton $36 July 17th Thurs 10am-2pm
Outdoor event, at a Williamsville park, under the guidance of renown painter Joan Hambleton. Enjoy working from nature and real life situations. Perspective, color theory and composition will be discussed. Personal artistic expression is encouraged and there will be a critique and a demonstration. Some experience is recommended but not necessary. Member discount 10%. Min 6 max 12 participants. Bring a friend!

Call Susan Marie Borden, Workshop Chair 716-982-5947 or email

Impact Artists Gallery is located at 2495 Main St, near Jewett Park, Tri-Main Building, Buff, NY 14214
Use the rear entrance on Halbert Street, plenty of free parking, handicap elevator and security.

Art,Health and Healing Show Now on Display

The newest art show is now up at the Impact Artists Gallery. The work in this show is by a variety of local artists that wish to show works that were created while healing from emotional and physical problems and how art helped them in that process. We also have a Holistic Health Fair on May 18th with many Vendors selling essential oils and services such as reike, yoga,dance lessons, massage and others.   Below are some of the works from the show.  We will also have a reception on May 23. Please come and enjoy time with the artists and others who love the arts.  Our receptions are from 5:30 to 8PM…


Paulette Jurek-artist Joan Hambleton-artistARamon Davis-artist Carol Clark-artist Carol Clark-Artist