SoCoCulture Classes

Intro to Glass Fusing

Auburn Arts, Parks and Recreation Date: 9/26/2018 In this fun introduction to Glass Fusing, students will learn the tips and tricks to create one-of-a-kind kiln fused glass artworks! Learn to use frit, glass enamels and pre-fired glass to create 3 different glass... Read more...

Watercolor journaling workshop

Auburn Parks, Arts and Recreation Date: 9/19/2018 Learn how to capture a moment with ink and watercolor wash for the purpose of having a easy way to create on the go! This fun class will begin with simple drawings of still-lifes and landscapes and then adding color... Read more...

Writing an Artist’s Statement – class

Artist Trust and City of Auburn Arts Commission Date: 9/19/2018, 6-8 PM Artist statements are hard to write, but they’re an important tool for artists working in any discipline. In this workshop, you’ll learn the basics of writing successful artist... Read more...

Cowboy-Western poetry workshop

City of Enumclaw Date: 9/7/2018, 1 PM Lynn Kopelke, featured artist at the Enumclaw City Hall Gallery through the month of September, will teach a one-hour workshop on cowboy/western poetry on September 7, 2018 at 1 PM.Lynn Kopelke will share thoughts about his own... Read more...

How to apply for artist grants – workshop

Artist Trust Date: 12/6/2018, 7-8:30 PM This seminar provides an overview of applying for artist grants. You’ll learn about funding opportunities available for you and your projects, how the grant making process works, and tips to make your next application stand out.... Read more...

Networking and Elevator Speeches for Artists

Artist Trust Date: 10/4/2018, 7-8:30 PM The elevator speech is often used in the business world. It’s based on the idea that you only have the time it takes to get from the top to bottom floor of a building to introduce yourself and your work. In this workshop, you’ll... Read more...

Visual journaling workshops

Designed and facilitated by Silver Kite Community Arts for ages 18 and older. During these hands-on workshops, explore ways to record daily experiences and memories by creating a visual journal. Learn basic drawing and watercolor skills and how to create your own... Read more...

Life coaching mini-workshops

Maple Valley Library Dates: 9/16, 10/21 and 11/18/2018, 2-3:30 PM Join certified transformational life coach Marie Johnson, on the third Sunday of September, October, and November for a series of workshops to help you find what really matters. Each mini-workshop will... Read more...

Adult ballroom dance classes

Pacific Ballroom Dance No partner is necessary. Every series is $65/person. If space is available, drop-ins for a single class are OK – $15/person. Beginning Classes – 5-week series, once a week Mondays @ 7:30 PM 9/24 – 10/22 – West Coast Swing... Read more...

Senior ballroom dance team

Pacific Ballroom Dance Dates: Autumn 2018 – Thursdays, 12:30-2 PM Enjoy the art of formation dancing with other senior dancers. Performance opportunities will be on the agenda. A fun way to keep and improve dancing skills. No partner necessary. $80/month. Ages... Read more...

Adult ballroom dance team

Pacific Ballroom Dance Dates: Autumn 2018 – Mondays, 8:30-10 PM Enjoy the art of formation dancing with other adult dancers. A PBD Alumni favorite! Performance opportunities will be on the agenda. A fun way to keep and improve dancing skills. No partner... Read more...

Instrument making workshop

Federal Way Library Date: 9/29/2018, 10-11 AM Family program, all ages welcome. Create your own musical instruments using recycled materials. All supplies will be provided. The Federal Way Library is located at 34200 1st Way S, Federal Way. Then bring your instrument... Read more...

Ukelele start-up for beginners

Federal Way Library Date: 9/27/2018, 4-6 PM For tweens, teens and adults. Play the ukulele in this welcoming class for beginners. Everybody loves the ukulele – so happy-sounding and easy to carry! – but how do you play it? Award-winning songwriter and experienced... Read more...

Make and take a hydrangea wreath

Soos Creek Botanical Garden Date: 9/19/2018 – two classes, 10 AM or noon Bring a wreath form (straw, styrofoam or grape vine). The Garden will supply dried hydrangeas, pins and hot glue. Cost is $5 per wreath (cash or check). No pre-registration required. Soos... Read more...

Charm Your Yarn beginner’s workshop

Black Diamond Library Date: 8/14/2018, 4 PM Drop in to this free beginner’s workshop to learn the basics of yarn work! Then knit or crochet a protective coffee cup cozy to take with you. All supplies provided. For ages10-adult. The Black Diamond Library is... Read more...

Come and Sing – six free voice lessons for men

Federal Way Harmony Kings Dates: Tuesday evenings (7:30 – 8:30 PM), 9/11 – 10/16/2018 Join our free “Come and Sing” program to learn about the mechanics of singing and how to use your voice to produce the quality sound it’s capable of.  There’s... Read more...

We Are History Keepers

Greater Kent Historical Society, Ethnic Heritage Council, and UW Libraries Date: Saturday, 11/17/2018, 9 AM – 3:30 PM Second annual free, full-day workshop. At the Kent Lutheran Church, 336 Second Avenue S, Kent. For complete information,... Read more...

Talk Time

Practice speaking English, learn about American culture and make friends. Free, join any time. Saturdays from 10-11:30 AM at the Auburn Library, 1102 Auburn Way S, Auburn. This program is available at other King County libraries as well – visit... Read more...

Dance classes at Allegro

Allegro Performing Arts Academy Allegro Performing Arts Academy offers classes in ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, musical theater, drama, tumbling, creative movement (Tiny tots), hip hop and occasional master classes from out-of-town choreographers.  Classes are for all... Read more...

Dance classes at Evergreen City Ballet

Evergreen City Ballet Year-round Evergreen City Ballet is one of the Northwest’s premiere dance institutions, and offers a wide range of classes year round to all ages and skill levels: Mommy & Me, Creative Movement, Angelina Ballerina, Level 1 through... Read more...

Burien Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services

www.MoshierArtCenter.org The Moshier Community Art Center, 430 S 156th, is one of Puget Sound’s hidden gems. Located in Burien, the art center provides a fully equipped ceramics studio for students from beginner to advanced skill levels. Each session we offer... Read more...