Events

We are always looking for new possibilities to add to our event calendar. 
Do you know of an event we might be interested in doing? A historic organization that would be interested in having Amy lecture or do workshops? Please contact us! If our schedule is free, sometimes an event is thrown in at the last minute. You can stay on top of all our impulsive behavior by signing up for our email list or book mark this page and check back often.

2016

THURSDAY AUGUST 18 – 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Landmark Center
75 W. 5th Street, Courtroom 326, St. Paul, MN 55102 
VINTAGE ARTS & CRAFTS STENCILING LECTURE Cost: $12
Come hear nationally recognized Arts & Crafts stencil historian, Amy Miller, talk about vintage stenciling from the Arts & Crafts Movement. This predominate art form was used on everything from walls to table linens to ladies accessories and yet few examples of it still exist. Along with the presentation, she will also have examples of period stencils, vintage catalogs and a few surprises. Registration is through the Preservation Alliance of Minnesota. 

SATURDAY OCTOBER 15 – SPOTS ARE STILL AVAILABLE FOR THIS CLASS
Mill City Museum – 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
704 S. 2nd Street, Minneapolis, MN 55401 
MASTERING THE SCARY STENCIL WORKSHOP Cost: $40 (REG. $65)
Vanquish your stenciling inhibitions with Amy Miller in this fun stenciling workshop. Covering fundamentals and with plenty of helpful hints and personal attention, this hands-on workshop will teach you simple techniques that were used on walls, curtains and table linens often found in Arts & Crafts homes. Price includes all materials to work with, plus to make your own project even easier, an autographed copy of her humorous, yet informative book Stenciling the Arts & Crafts Home (a $25 value!) is included. This reduced fee class is part of the preservation education program of the Preservation Alliance of Minnesota. Become a sustaining donor and receive free admission to this class. Click here for registration information. 

SAT. OCTOBER 29 – BOTH CLASSES SOLD OUT!
TWIN CITY BUNGALOW CLUB MEMBERS ONLY
YOU MUST BE A MEMBER OF TCBC TO RECEIVE THESE PRICES.
For more information on the Twin Cities Bungalow Club membership, click here.
To register for these classes – email amy@trimbelleriver.com

Hiawatha School Recreation Center
4305 E. 42nd Street, Minneapolis, MN 55406 
MASTERING THE SCARY STENCIL WORKSHOP – 10:00 am-12:30 pm
Member price: $25 (REG. $45)
Vanquish your stenciling inhibitions with Amy Miller in this fun, hands-on stenciling workshop. Covering fundamentals and with plenty of helpful hints and personal attention, this hands-on workshop will teach you simple techniques that were used on walls, curtains and table linens often found in Arts & Crafts homes. Price includes all necessary materials to work with.
DRAGONFLY RUNNER PROJECT CLASS – 2:00 -4:30 pm
Member price: $35 (REG. $95) click here for image
Using a modified version of our popular 5” Dragonfly stencil, you will create an attractive table runner to take home in the colors of your choosing. All materials to work with are supplied and you will keep the textile you create and the stencil (a $50 value). This class does not spend much time on stenciling basics, therefore taking the Essential class prior to this class, or having previous stenciling knowledge (preferably with the Paintstik® medium) will greatly improve your results. Availability for this class is very limited.

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