Upcoming Visual Arts Programs for Adults

At Interlochen College of Creative Arts, artists of all skill levels can experience a variety of inspiring workshops and programs. We are located in beautiful northern Michigan, just south of Traverse City.

Reading Your Knitting

Adult Arts Program

Advanced beginner to intermediate knitters, become more confident in this morning workshop with nationally renowned handknitting instructor Sarah Peasley! She’ll help you understand the anatomy of a stitch while sharing techniques for keeping projects on track.

Program dates: Monday, October 15, 2018

Blocking Hand-Knitted Work

Adult Arts Program

Increase your knitting expertise by learning a variety of blocking techniques as well as how to properly care for your hand-knitted items in this half-day workshop with Sarah Peasley.

Program dates:
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 to Saturday, October 27, 2018

Mixed Media Collage Workshop

Adult Arts Program

Collage is the art of creating an image by assembling different materials onto a two-dimensional surface. Chicago-based artist Philip Hartigan will guide you through the process of selecting materials to design a compelling composition that is meaningful to you. 

Program dates:
Saturday, October 27, 2018 to Sunday, October 28, 2018

Double Knitting

Adult Arts Program

Double knitting is pure magic! Learn two different methods to create a small bag and a two-sided coaster, while practicing appropriate cast-on, bind-off, and chart-reading techniques.

Program dates: Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Entrelac Knitting

Adult Arts Program

Take some tilty squares and triangles, add a fancy French name, and you get a totally addicting stitch pattern! Join Sarah Peasley for this one-day workshop for experienced knitters.

Program dates: Thursday, November 8, 2018

Intarsia Knitting

Adult Arts Program

Intarsia knitting creates a single layer of multi-colored fabric. Learn techniques to keep your intarsia knitting on track and master duplicate stitch in this one-day workshop!

Program dates: Friday, November 9, 2018