- December 2013: Small Works Show
- November 2013: Live in Art Showcase
- November 2013: Jewelry Show
- October 2013: Group Show
- August 2013: Tailor Made 3
- July 2013: Crystal Rodrigue
- June 2013: Remixed Vinyl Album Show
- May 2013: The Art of Recovery
- April 2013: Gallery Group Show
- March 2013: Stitched, Altered, and Plush
- February 2013: Children’s Walking Map Premiere
By gpons on October 25, 2013
Gabriel Pons will be the guest instructor for a mask-making workshop called, “Mask and Mirror” at the Fredericksburg Area Museum and Cultural Center in November. Online Registration is now open! The “Mask and Mirror” workshop explores the theme of adornment and how different cultures modify the surface of the body for decorative, aesthetic, and cultural [...]
Posted in 2013, Art Workshops, Fredericksburg Virginia, mixed media | Tagged Art Classes, Art Education, collage, Downtown Fredericksburg, Fredericksburg Area Museum and Cultural Center, Guest Artist Workshops, Mask, mixed media, Student Art, Teenager Artwork, workshops
By gpons on February 12, 2013
Friday, February 8th marked the release of the “Portal to History” children’s walking map. The Fredericksburg visitor’s center collaborated with PONSHOP studio to facilitate a 6-week long workshop that engaged 8 local scholarship students in documenting some key historic sites in the city’s downtown and creating a brochure with their findings. The premiere brought together [...]
By gpons on August 22, 2012
As part of our summer workshop serires, PONSHOP Artist Leslie Brier held the “Make your Mark” class during the third week of July. In three 0ne-hour sessions, her student created a number of fun stamps designs as well as a mini stamp book to continue working in. Below are photos from the session. PONSHOP offers [...]
By gpons on August 16, 2012
July’s Adult Stencil and Mixed Media workshop boasted three motivated students. In the three 1.5-hour sessions, students worked with collage, acrylic painting and stencil/spray painting. Below are pics from the sessions including the final pieces. For a current PONSHOP Class Schedule, Click Here.
By gpons on July 5, 2012
Starting with simple drawing techniques, these students created works to visually express themselves using pencils, markers and other media. Instructor Gabriel Pons gave the students exercises in Map-making, Gesture Sketching, and light and shadow study. In their last session, students drew complete life sized self-portraits! These children showed incredible patience and ability throughout the workshop. [...]
By gpons on June 28, 2012
Our students from June’s Adult Stencil & Mixed Media have completed their masterpieces. Check out what can be done by creatively combining original stencils, spray paint and the art of collage. Feeling inspired? View our class schedule to find out more.
Posted in 2012, Adult Mixed Media Workshop, Art Workshops, Stencils | Tagged art, Art Classes, Art Education, collage, Downtown Fredericksburg, drawing, fun, mixed media, PONSHOP, PONSHOP Classes, Student Art, workshops
By gpons on June 28, 2012
Learn the art of hand-building in our Children’s Clay Classes. After only a few sessions with Scarlett Pons, these children were able to create their very own ceramic pieces and finish them with an under-glaze. Check out our class schedule and sign up now to reserve your seat!
By gpons on March 22, 2012
Here at the PONSHOP we offer innovative ways to bring creativity into your lives. In February, we brought love and creation together in our new couples clay workshop. After just three hours and a lot of footsie, these couples made their very own kissing bowls! We are also happy to work with you to bring [...]
By admin on March 12, 2012
February 2012 kicked off another fun session of Mixing the Media. In three 1.5 hour sessions students explored collage and acrylic painting to create their own mixed media scenes on canvas. Below are some pics of the student work. Congrats guys! For more information about PONSHOP classes click here.
By gpons on February 27, 2012
As response to the questions brought up in our “Intro to Street Art”, “Mixing the Media” and “Adult Mixed Media” classes – we’ve put together this two-part tutorial on how to make and apply wheat paste when doing paper posters and collage: Part 1: Wheat Paste recipe and cooking 1 part flour to 4 parts [...]