July 2015 Online Workshops

STOLLOWEEN Studio’s July 2015 Online Workshop schedule. These workshops are an effective way to learn to work with papier mache on a project specific basis.

During each session you have the opportunity to watch a live demonstration of the steps needed to complete your project as well as interact by asking questions specific to your particular project.

The atmosphere is casual and friendly, this is not rocket science, but there is a lot of information covered so be prepared to do a lot of work.

Please read the workshop technical requirements and registration instructions carefully.

Online Workshops Require:

-A computer with high-speed internet access and a webcam, microphone, and headphones. (Please use headphones to reduce feedback)

-Access to materials required to make paper clay including flour, cellulose insulation, and drywall joint compound.

Online Workshops Offer:

-Complete listing of tools and materials.

-Project templates. (If Applicable)

-Four live webcam sessions.

-Instruction specific to your goals.

-Support via email and text.

Online Papier Mache Zombie Workshop (6 Hours Online Training)

ZOMBIE

ZOMBIE TROPHY HEADS (4)

Monday, July 6th, 1 pm – 2:30 pm EST

Monday, July 13th, 1pm – 2:30 pm EST

Monday, July 20th, 1 pm – 2:30 pm EST

Monday, July 27th, 1 pm – 2:30 pm EST

This workshop will show you how to turn recycled cardboard and newspaper into a rotting zombie head. During the workshop you will learn how to assemble the armature using supplied templates as well as how to sculpt with homemade paper clay.

NOTE: This workshop requires cellulose fiber insulation to make the paper clay used in the process. Please make sure you have access to this material before registering.

Price: $100.00 USD per person.

*Please note class size is limited to six participants.

Online Papier Mache Gargoyle Workshop (6 Hours Online Training)

GARGOYLE

 

GARGOYLE STUDIO (1)

Wednesday, July 8th, 1pm – 2:30 pm EST

Wednesday, July 15th, 1pm – 2:30 pm EST

Wednesday, July 22nd, 1pm – 2:30 pm EST

Wednesday, July 29th, 1pm – 2:30 pm EST

This workshop will show you how to turn recycled cardboard and newspaper into a large Gargoyle type sculpture. During the workshop you will learn how to assemble the armature using supplied instructions and how to sculpt with homemade paper clay.

This project can be scaled to any size you desire but be warned that this is a large project  that will require a good amount of work on your end to complete.

NOTE: This workshop requires cellulose fiber insulation to make the paper clay used in the process. Please make sure you have access to this material before registering.

Price: $100.00 USD per person.

*Please note class size is limited to six participants.

Online Hand Armature Workshop (2 Hours Online Training)

HANDS

Tuesday, June 30th, 8 pm – 10 pm EST

and

Tuesday, July 7th, 1pm – 3pm EST

This workshop will show you how to turn recycled cardboard and newspaper into a detailed hand armature than can then be finished using several different papier mache techniques.

The techniques can be used to create hands suitable for any size prop. The two hour class will demonstrate the steps needed to create the armature and sculpt details using home made paper clay. This demonstration will not cover painting techniques.

NOTE: This workshop requires cellulose fiber insulation to make the paper clay used in the process. Please make sure you have access to this material before registering.

Price: $35.00 USD per person.

*Please note class size is limited to six participants.

Online Papier Mache Tombstone Workshop (6 Hours Online Training)

TOMBSTONE

TOMBSTONE 3 (16)

Monday, July 6th, 8pm – 9:30 pm EST

Monday, July 13th, 8pm – 9:30 pm EST

Monday, July 20th, 8 pm – 9:30 pm EST

Monday, July 27th, 8 pm – 9:30 pm EST

This workshop will show you how to turn recycled cardboard and newspaper into a chunky, elaborate ancient tombstone. The size of the tombstone is totally up to you as well as the design and detailing. During the workshop you will learn how to assemble the armature as well as create engraved lettering and creepy adornments. The tombstone workshop has proven to be a favorite in the studio based classes and translates well to online instruction.

NOTE: This workshop requires cellulose fiber insulation to make the paper clay used in the process. Please make sure you have access to this material before registering.

Price: $100.00 USD per person.

*Please note class size is limited to six participants.

Online MONSTERS: From Children’s Artwork Workshop (6 Hours Online Training)

MONSTERS FROM  ARTWORK

 

CREATURE FROM BLACK LAGOON

Wednesday, July 8th, 8pm – 9:30 pm EST

Wednesday, July 15th, 8 pm – 9:30 pm EST

Wednesday, July 22nd, 8pm – 9:30 pm EST

Wednesday, July 29th, 8pm – 9:30 pm EST

This is one of my favorite classes and allows you to take a child’s drawing and turn it into a three-dimensional papier mache sculpture. Imagine taking one of your son’s, daughter’s, grand kid’s, niece’s or nephew’s drawings and bringing it to life by creating a treasured keepsake. The techniques are simple but the results are fantastic.

Once registered you will need to supply me with a scan or a good quality photograph of the artwork you intend to create in the third dimension so that I can prepare the steps needed to instruct you.

NOTE: This workshop requires cellulose fiber insulation to make the paper clay used in the process. Please make sure you have access to this material before registering.

Price: $100.00 USD per person.

*Please note class size is limited to six participants.

To register for a class send an email to stolloween@gmail.com with the following information.

Please include which workshop you would like to take in the subject heading.

Name:

Location:

Phone Number:

(Note: Your phone number will only be used in case of technical difficulties such as power outages or internet issues.)

Do you have texting capabilities?

Within 24 hours of sending your request, I will send a money request via Paypal to your email. Class payment can be completed using Paypal, Credit Card or Debit Card. Once your payment is received you will be sent an email containing the tools/material list and directions for attending the first session.

Please be aware that I live in the Eastern Time Zone and all posted times are EST.

The Fine Print:

You agree that you will not sell or publicly share the information contained in this online class including all written materials, video segments, photos, templates or unique techniques demonstrated in the class. 

You agree that the use of this workshop and all information and content contained herein is at your own risk and there is no warranty expressly made herein. 

You agree to hold Scott A. Stoll and www.stolloween.com harmless for any property damage, personal injury and/or death, or any other loss or damage that may result from the use of the workshop information, tools, materials and/or techniques. 

You understand that there are numerous technical issues such as power outages, internet connectivity and computer problems that can affect the scheduled training sessions.

 

Fall 2013 Workshop Schedule

Fall 2013 Workshops currently available at STOLLOWEEN Studio,718 George Street in Midland Michigan.

Please call (989) 750-6457 or visit the studio to register.

Pumpkins, Zombies, Gargoyles and Tombstones…all in time for Halloween!

 

 

Pumpkins

Papier Mache Workshop

This is the last Pumpkin workshop for the 2013 Halloween season!

This is your chance to start building some great Jack O’Lantern props for Halloween. The September Pumpkin Workshop will allow participants to create their own large pumpkin complete with an elaborate carved face of their choosing. Past workshops have proven to be a very fun and enjoyable experience all while learning many different papier mache techniques.

This unique experience is recommended for those 12 years and older. The workshops can be physically demanding requiring participants to stand, kneel, lift and work in uncomfortable positions. Papier mache can be a bit messy so please dress accordingly. The class uses a variety of non-hazardous materials such as flour, glue and joint compound, as well as latex and acrylic paints.

Workshop cost is $100 per person which includes all tools and materials.

You are encouraged to bring your own drink and snack. Call (989) 750-6457 to register. Payment in the form of cash or check is due at the beginning of the first session. Class size is limited to 8 seats.

CURRENTLY IN PROGRESS.

 

 

 

Zombie Heads

Papier Mache Workshop

 

 

Back by popular demand, this is the final Zombie Workshop before Halloween!

Ever since I was a kid I loved zombies – I thought they were the best things ever and that was way before it was cool to like zombies.

Join us for four evenings of icky, sticky, rotted zombie building fun. Participants create their own life-sized severed zombie head using a variety of papier mache techniques and commonly found recycled items.

This unique experience is recommended for those 16 years and older. The workshops can be physically demanding requiring participants to stand, kneel,  lift and work in uncomfortable positions. Papier mache can be a bit messy so please dress accordingly. The class uses a variety of non-hazardous materials such as flour, glue and joint compound, as well as latex and acrylic paints.

Workshop cost is $100 per person which includes all tools and materials.

You are encouraged to bring your own drink and snack.  Call (989) 750-6457 to register. Payment in the form of cash or check is due at the beginning of the first session. Class size is limited to 8 seats.

CURRENTLY IN PROGRESS.

 

 

 

Gargoyles

Papier Mache Workshop

The biggest and most ambitious workshop ever, fifteen hours of prop building fun as you create a large 28 inch high Gargoyle. Over the course of five evenings you will build a complex armature and work with several different papier mache techniques to make a unique Gargoyle prop.

This workshop will be fun but also note that it will be a lot of work. Up to the challenge? Give us a call.

This unique experience is recommended for those 12 years and older. The workshops can be physically demanding requiring participants to stand, kneel,  lift and work in uncomfortable positions. Papier mache can be a bit messy so please dress accordingly. The class uses a variety of non-hazardous materials such as flour, glue and joint compound, as well as latex and acrylic paints.

Workshop cost is $125 per person which includes all tools and materials

You are encouraged to bring your own drink and snack.  Call (989) 750-6457 to register. Payment in the form of cash or check is due at the beginning of the first session. Class size is limited to 6 seats.

Monday, October 7th 6-9pm

Tuesday, October 8th 6-9pm

Wednesday, October 9th 6-9pm

Monday, October 14th 6-9pm

Wednesday, October 16th 6-9pm

 

 

 

Tombstones

Papier Mache Workshop

 

The first Tombstone Workshop was so much fun and produced such amazing results that another has been added for October.

Introducing the new STOLLOWEEN Papier Mache Tombstone Workshop, your chance to create a large, fully three dimensional and very creepy tombstone. During the workshop you will learn several different papier mache techniques along with methods to make engraved lettering, bevels, skull adornments, ornate designs, crack, spider webs and vines.

Students will need to supply their own large cardboard box and foam packaging materials and have access to a computer and printer for the tombstone lettering. Further details will be discussed when you call to register.

This unique experience is recommended for those 12 years and older. The workshops can be physically demanding requiring participants to stand, kneel,  lift and work in uncomfortable positions. Papier mache can be a bit messy so please dress accordingly. The class uses a variety of non-hazardous materials such as flour, glue and joint compound, as well as latex and acrylic paints.

Workshop cost is $100 per person which includes all tools and materials (except for the cardboard and foam packaging).

You are encouraged to bring your own drink and snack.  Call (989) 750-6457 to register. Payment in the form of cash or check is due at the beginning of the first session. Class size is limited to 6 seats.

Tuesday, October 15th  6-9pm

Thursday, October 17th  6-9pm

Tuesday, October 22nd  6-9pm

Thursday October 24th  6-9pm

Zombie Building Fun

There were two zombie workshops going on this past week and as you can see in the photographs there was a lot of zombie building intensity happening in the studio.

 

Check out the workshop schedule for a couple more zombie building opportunities in August.’

 

 


Come Play With Us

 

There is still time to register for the Weekend Warrior edition of our Severed Zombie Head Workshop. Spend two consecutive weekends building your very own drippy, gooey, rotting zombie head. This workshop is a lot of fun and it’s one of a few weekend classes offered at STOLLOWEEN Studio.

This unique experience is recommended for those 16 years and older. The workshops can be physically demanding requiring participants to stand, kneel,  lift and work in uncomfortable positions. Papier mache can be a bit messy so please dress accordingly. The class uses a variety of non-hazardous materials such as flour, glue and joint compound, as well as latex and acrylic paints.

Workshop cost is $100 per person which includes all tools and materials.

Call (989) 750-6457 to register. Payment is due at the first class. Class size is limited to 8 seats.

 

Severed Zombie Heads Workshop #4

– Weekend Warrior Edition

Saturday, July 13th.   1pm – 4pm

Sunday, July 14th.  1pm – 4pm

Saturday, July  20th.  1pm – 4pm

Sunday, July 21st.  1pm – 4pm