Simply Succulents Terrarium Workshop
Aug
28
6:00pm 6:00pm

Simply Succulents Terrarium Workshop

Join botanical curator and living art designer, Aisha Sanders of Urbane Terrain as she demonstrates how to create personalized succulent terrariums. Using vessels, vases and planters, Aisha will walk workshop participants through a few simple techniques that transform succulents, sand, soil, and creativity into breathtaking terrariums.
 
Each workshop participant will make a glass globe or bowl terrarium to take home. Topics covered include drainage, specialty succulent soil, plant selection, design techniques, and caring for your mini succulent garden - plenty of tips and inspiration as you plant your own. The $25 workshop fee includes: Glass vessel, succulent soil, sand, succulents, decorative items, and a care sheet.
 
Be ready to get your hands dirty and have some fun!

 

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Monday Moonlight Series: Art of Mounting Staghorn Ferns
Aug
21
6:00pm 6:00pm

Monday Moonlight Series: Art of Mounting Staghorn Ferns

Join living art designer, Aisha Sanders of Urbane Terrain as she demonstrates how to mount a Staghorn Fern.  Aisha will walk workshop participants through a few simple techniques that transform beautiful Staghorn ferns into breathtaking mounted living art displays.  The mounting technique closely resembles the natural habitat for tillandsia but do require special care indoors.  Aisha's tips will ensure that you and your plants are lively and stress free.

Each workshop participant will select and customize a wooden plaque and create one mounted Staghorn Fern display. Topics covered include plant specifics, specialty food, design techniques, and caring for your mounted living art displays - plenty of tips and inspiration.  The $45 workshop fee includes: wood for your mounted specimen, Staghorn fern, and a care sheet. I guarantee your works of art will inspire many conversations.

Time for refreshments and inspiration followed by hands on class. Please contact Aisha at urbaneterrain@live.com with any questions.  Be ready to get creative and have some fun!

***Tickets purchased through our shop are discounted***

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Cactus Practice Private Studio Session
Aug
20
12:00pm12:00pm

Cactus Practice Private Studio Session

Join botanical curator and living art designer, Aisha Sanders of Urbane Terrain as she demonstrates how to create personalized cactus terrariums. Using vessels, vases and planters, Aisha will walk workshop participants through a few simple techniques that transform prickly cacti, sand, soil, and creativity into breathtaking terrariums.
 
Each workshop participant will make a glass globe or bowl terrarium to take home. Topics covered include drainage, specialty succulent soil, plant selection, design techniques, and caring for your mini succulent garden - plenty of tips and inspiration as you plant your own. The $35 workshop fee includes: Glass vessel, cactus soil, sand, cacti, decorative items, and a care sheet.
 
Be ready to get your hands dirty and have some fun!

 

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Art of Mounting Staghorn Ferns Private Studio Session
Aug
14
6:00pm 6:00pm

Art of Mounting Staghorn Ferns Private Studio Session

Join living art designer, Aisha Sanders of Urbane Terrain as she demonstrates how to mount a Staghorn Fern.  Aisha will walk workshop participants through a few simple techniques that transform beautiful Staghorn ferns into breathtaking mounted living art displays.  The mounting technique closely resembles the natural habitat for tillandsia but do require special care indoors.  Aisha's tips will ensure that you and your plants are lively and stress free.

Each workshop participant will select and customize a wooden plaque and create one mounted Staghorn Fern display. Topics covered include plant specifics, specialty food, design techniques, and caring for your mounted living art displays - plenty of tips and inspiration.  The $45 workshop fee includes: wood for your mounted specimen, Staghorn fern, and a care sheet. I guarantee your works of art will inspire many conversations.

Time for refreshments and inspiration followed by hands on class. Please contact Aisha at urbaneterrain@live.com with any questions.  Be ready to get creative and have some fun!

***Tickets purchased through our shop are discounted***

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Totally Tillandsia: Air Plant Terrarium Workshop
Jul
24
6:00pm 6:00pm

Totally Tillandsia: Air Plant Terrarium Workshop

Join living art designer, Aisha Sanders of Urbane Terrain as she demonstrates how to create personalized air plant terrariums. Using glass vessels, shells, driftwood, and unique planters, Aisha will walk workshop participants through a few simple techniques that transform air plants and a bit of creativity into breathtaking living art displays.

Each workshop participant will make a glass globe terrarium or natural living art display. Topics covered include air plant varieties, specialty food, plant selection, design techniques, and caring for your air plant arrangement - plenty of tips and inspiration as you plant your own. The $35 workshop fee includes: Glass vessel and/or natural planter (driftwood, shells), air plants, decorative items, and a care sheet.

***Tickets purchased through our online store are discounted***

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Living Art Series:  Nature-Inspired Magnets
May
28
12:00pm12:00pm

Living Art Series: Nature-Inspired Magnets

In this Living Art Series workshop you will learn how to create natural magnets with shells and air plants!  This class will combine reuse, natural materials, and living art. You will also learn about how to care for air plants. All materials are provided (including plants).

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/living-art-series-nature-inspired-magnets-with-air-plants-tickets-30671689850

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Totally Tillandsia: Air Plant Terrarium Workshop
May
7
2:00pm 2:00pm

Totally Tillandsia: Air Plant Terrarium Workshop

Join living art designer, Aisha Sanders of Urbane Terrain as she demonstrates how to create personalized air plant terrariums. Using glass vessels, shells, driftwood, and unique planters, Aisha will walk workshop participants through a few simple techniques that transform air plants and a bit of creativity into breathtaking living art displays.

Each workshop participant will make a glass globe terrarium or natural living art display. Topics covered include air plant varieties, specialty food, plant selection, design techniques, and caring for your air plant arrangement - plenty of tips and inspiration as you plant your own. The $35 workshop fee includes: Glass vessel and/or natural planter (driftwood, shells), air plants, decorative items, and a care sheet.

Participants may also purchase additional items on location to use in their terrarium or to create additional terrariums at home. Time for refreshments and inspiration (sample terrariums, photos, books to peruse) followed by hands on class. Limited to 12 participants. Please email Aisha at urbaneterrain@live.com if you have any questions.

Be ready to get creative and have some fun!

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/totally-tillandsia-air-plant-terrarium-workshop-tickets-32210359051

***Tickets purchased through our online store are discounted***

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The Art of Mounting Plants
Apr
27
6:00pm 6:00pm

The Art of Mounting Plants

Join living art designer, Aisha Sanders of Urbane Terrain as she demonstrates how to mount tillandsia (air plants).  Using natural cork bark, driftwood, and other natural woods, Aisha will walk workshop participants through a few simple techniques that transform beautiful tillandsia into breathtaking living art displays.  The mounting technique closely resembles the natural habitat for tillandsia but do require special care indoors.  Aisha's tips will ensure that you and your plants are lively and stress free.

Each workshop participant will select desired materials and create one mounted display with a specialty tillandsia variety (other everyday varieties will also be available and included in workshop fee).  Topics covered include plant specifics, specialty food, design techniques, and caring for your mounted living art displays - plenty of tips and inspiration.  The $35 workshop fee includes: wood for your mounted specimen, tillandsia, spray bottle, and a care sheet. I guarantee your works of art will inspire many conversations.

Participants may also purchase additional items on location to create additional living art displays at home. Time for refreshments and inspiration (sample terrariums, photos, books to peruse) followed by hands on class. Please contact Aisha at urbaneterrain@live.com with any questions.

Be ready to get creative and have some fun!

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-art-of-plants-mounting-tillandsia-air-plants-tickets-32210390144

***Tickets purchased through our shop are discounted***

 

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Specialty Series:  Decorating with Air Plants
Mar
16
6:00pm 6:00pm

Specialty Series: Decorating with Air Plants

Specialty Series:  Decorating with Air Plants

Join living art designer, Aisha Sanders of Urbane Terrain as she demonstrates advanced techniques for personalizing your space with air plants. Using glass terrariums, hanging orbs, mounted driftwood, and unique planters, Aisha will walk workshop participants through a few simple ideas that will transform spaces into personal oasis.  With a few air plants and a bit of creativity you too can design breathtaking living art displays for your home or work space.

Each workshop participant will make a unique terrarium, hanging orb, or natural living art display. Topics covered include air plant varieties, specialty food, plant selection, design techniques, and caring for your air plant arrangement - plenty of tips and inspiration as you plant your own. The $55 workshop fee includes: Glass vessel and/or natural planter (driftwood, shells), air plants, decorative items, and a care sheet.  In addition, participants also receive one sought after specialty air plant variety.  

Participants may also purchase additional items on location to use in their terrarium or to create additional terrariums at home.  Time for refreshments and inspiration (sample terrariums, photos, books to peruse) followed by our hands on class. Limited to 12 participants. Please email Aisha at urbaneterrain@live.com if you have any questions.

Be ready to get creative and have some fun!

*** Purchase tickets by Saturday, March 4th for the $45 early bird special!

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Living Art Series: Mounting Air Plants
Feb
19
12:00pm12:00pm

Living Art Series: Mounting Air Plants

Living Art Series at The Scrap Exchange: This workshop series will give you skills to be able to incorporate living things such as succulents, herbs, and air plants in art and home decor. You will learn about how to care for succulents, herbs, and air plants, as well as how to combine reuse and living art!  Led by Living Art Designer, Aisha Sanders  

In this Living Art Series workshop you will learn how to creatively attach air plants to scrap wood! This class will combine reuse and living art. You will also learn about how to care for air plants. All materials are provided (including plants). Tuition $25

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SPECIMEN: A Collection of Botanical Artistry
Feb
17
to Mar 11

SPECIMEN: A Collection of Botanical Artistry

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SPECIMEN:  A Collection of Botanical Artistry 

This installation promises to draw visitors deeper into the fascinating world of plants. Living-art designer Aisha Sanders assists viewers in experiencing the artistic nature of plants by individually displaying and framing plant specimens. The upcycled “frames” are art pieces in themselves, but will serve as the backdrop to highlighting some truly amazing natural masterpieces.

Exhibit on view February 17th - March 11th

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