Shaker Tape Weaving Class

Bring a chair with 4 rails and we will teach you how to weave a chair with colorful, comfortable Shaker Tape. Please call at least two weeks in advance to choose your colors! 828-707-4553 or stop by Silver River Chairs (in CURVE Studios & Garden on River Arts Place) to see colors. You will learn […]

Splint Weaving Class

Bring a chair with 4 rails and learn the Appalachian tradition of weaving a chair seat with splint reed. Spend a day in our River Arts District studio and leave with a completed chair seat with a herringbone pattern. Chairs are available for a nominal fee if you need one. Tuition includes all materials, tools, […]

Laced Caning Class

Join us for our last class of 2019, a five-day, hand-woven chair caning class. You will leave with one completed chair seat woven in the standard 7-step method. Beginners welcome! Tuition includes all tools/materials, 30+ hours of instruction, after-class assistance on future projects, and $25 off future chair classes. Bring your own chair with holes […]

Appalachian Willow Chair Class

Two 2-day classes from our guest instruction Justin Roberts in Spring, 2020! Choose from: April 6 & 7, 10am-5pm or April 8 & 9, 10am-5pm. Kentucky Crafted Artist and 2019 Regional Bernheim Artist in Residence, Justin Roberts specializes in the rare folk art of bent-wood willow furniture. Learn about the history, uses and process of the […]

Pressed Caning Class

Join us in our River Arts District Studio to learn how to install a pressed cane seat. This type of caning is also known as sheet cane, machine caning, or loom-woven caning. The class is done in two parts, removal and installation. All levels welcome, beginners will leave with a perfect seat and the ability […]

Rush Weaving Class

Bring a chair with 4 rails learn to weave a chair seat with paper fiber rush in this 2-day class. You will leave with one completed project and the confidence to weave more chairs in this style. All levels are welcome. Tuition includes all tools and materials, 15 hours of instruction, after-class assistance, and $25 […]

Asheville Landscape Painting for All Levels

Explore the Asheville Landscape with local contemporary artist, Peter Roux, as he guides you, novice or expert, through a 2 hour painting! Join Peter to paint an 8×10″ or 10×10″ Asheville inspired landscape in acrylic. With a collection of reference photos on hand, you’ll be guided step by step to create your masterpiece. You’re welcome […]

Asheville Landscape Painting for All Levels

Explore the Asheville Landscape with local contemporary artist, Peter Roux, as he guides you, novice or expert, through a 2 hour painting! Join Peter to paint an 8×10″ or 10×10″ Asheville inspired landscape in acrylic. With a collection of reference photos on hand, you’ll be guided step by step to create your masterpiece. You’re welcome […]

Asheville Landscape Painting for All Levels

Explore the Asheville Landscape with local contemporary artist, Peter Roux, as he guides you, novice or expert, through a 2 hour painting! Join Peter to paint an 8×10″ or 10×10″ Asheville inspired landscape in acrylic. With a collection of reference photos on hand, you’ll be guided step by step to create your masterpiece. You’re welcome […]

Asheville Landscape Painting for All Levels

Explore the Asheville Landscape with local contemporary artist, Peter Roux, as he guides you, novice or expert, through a 2 hour painting! Join Peter to paint an 8×10″ or 10×10″ Asheville inspired landscape in acrylic. With a collection of reference photos on hand, you’ll be guided step by step to create your masterpiece. You’re welcome […]