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Lakeside Artisans Announce June Events

OSWEGO, NY – Release your inner artist at Lakeside Artisans, 191 W. First St.

During the month of June, the artists’ co-op is offering a variety of creative arts classes.

Michele Southgate will teach a class on June 8 from 9 a.m. to noon in decorating silk scarves using the technique “batik,” an Indonesian technique using wax resist.

Carol Burghart will be teaching and demonstrating her watercolor techniques at Lakeside Artisans.
Carol Burghart will be teaching and demonstrating her watercolor techniques at Lakeside Artisans.

Carol Burghart will teach a watercolor painting class on June 10 from 2 to 5 p.m.

Beginners and experienced painters are welcome.

Kathy Fenlon will teach a class in making small summer bags on June 17 from 5 to 8 p.m.

Participants will be able to choose from a wide variety of fabrics on hand.

Some portable machines are available for use by participants but bringing your own machine is encouraged.

Unless otherwise indicated, materials are provided for these classes.

There is a non-refundable $10 registration fee for each class.

For more information about registration and fees, please contact us at 342-8880 or [email protected] and “like” us on Facebook.

In addition to classes, Lakeside Artisans will host a series of demonstrations by local artists on Thursday evenings during the farmers’ market.

Burghart will present a watercolor painting demonstration on June 6, Sue Nix her precious metal clay techniques on June 13, Cindy Schmidt hand-painted silk scarves on June 20 and Michele Southgate collage on June 27.