Workshops at L’ATELIER.

2655 Reynard Way, San Diego, CA 92103.

Tel 1858 3366332


Winter 2017-18


101 Silk screening class with Valentine Viannay

Dates: Sunday 25th February 2018, Sunday 25th March 2018

Time: 10:30am - 2:00pm.















$95 per student.

Learn the technique of silkscreening, small and large projects like making your own fabric, you can also bring your own project to print on too, like a shirt or bag.

You will you be using water base inks, print and paint on fabric, go home with on of a kind gifts for yourself or loved ones that you made yourself.

This class is small, four students at a time.

To book, send a check to L’Atelier for $95 per student, or you can call to pay by visa card.


Colleen Townend Vintage Jewelry Workshop

Dates:  Sunday 4th March 2018 11am - 3pm, $125 per student.


















Bring your heirloom/vintage and keepsake pieces that have been hidden away and we'll give them some new life! Jewelry artist Colleen Townend is a master at reworking vintage pieces and will be at L'Atelier to show you her secrets for turning vintage treasures into wearable art.

Bring any and all pieces you'd like, necklaces, pendants, brooches, watches, coins, anything you think may be a candidate for a piece, Colleen will consult with you if you'd like help curating the right elements. If you don't have an heirloom to bring, there will be vintage pieces to purchase at the time of the workshop as well as other embellishments.

Fee includes all materials and instructions and you go home with 3 to 4 finished unique pieces. All skill levels are welcome. This workshop is not recommended for children under the age of 16.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Check out Colleen’s work on her instagram page

To book, send a check to L’Atelier for $120 per student, or you can call to pay by visa card.


Artist Igor Koutsenko, monotype (engraving) printing class.

Dates:  Sunday 11th March 2018 10am - 2:30pm, $105 per student.

































Is a master engraver from Russia.

This class he will introduce you to Monotype. An extremely exiting technique a marriage between painting and print making.

Learn the magic of old world printing techniques using an etching press.

You will learn the process from start to finish, print on special fine print making papers and fine inks (non toxic). Students will go home with a few fine impressions around 11 x 8 inches.

All style of drawing are welcome. Student must 16 years old or over.

All materials are included in the price of this class.


Igor’s facebook page

To book, send a check to L’Atelier for $110 per student, or you can call to pay by visa card.


Guilding class with Valentine Viannay

Sunday 15th April 10am to 1:30pm.

We will be learning the old world way how to apply gold or silver leaf to any surface and walls.

All materials are included but if you have a frame or object that you have wanted to gold leaf you are very welcome to bring it along!

This class is small, four students at a time.

To book, send a check to L’Atelier for $105 per student, or you can call to pay by visa card.




Botanical sun dye printing workshop

with Textile Professor Caroline Rousset - Johnson

Sunday Jan. 21st, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.























Sun printing on fabric is a wonderful way to capture the summer sunshine and your favorite flowers, leaves, or seedpods. Sun prints are also known as cyanotypes and heliographic art, an early photographic process that was refined by Anna Atkins, a botanist who used the light-sensitive paper to reproduce images of plant specimens.

Workshop materials: Sun Dye Printing Kit (a canvas bag, one 8oz bottle, one 8oz bottle dye wash, gloves, and instruction).


TSGSD members: $85.00 per student (all materials included)

Non-members: $95.00 (all materials included)


Space is limited, book soon if you want to attend, send a check to L’Atelier or you can call to pay by visa card.


To become a member or find out more about TSGSD, Textile Study Guild of San Diego go to their website, it truly is a fantastic group in town.

https://www.tsgsd.org


Artistic Leather Workshop with artiste Juanita Banuelos

Dates:  Sunday 4th February 2018, 11am-3pm. Classe is almost full please contact asap.


















Leather can be so intimidating to work with, but Juanita shows you multiple ways to be very creative with leather. With very few and simple tools she will show you how no make shapes, sew leather, even make your own bag or something small like a unique piece of jewelry.

Will teach you her magic tricks working with leather.

She is a master at making flowers and intricate shapes with leather.

All materials will be included to make your pieces, all levels are welcome.

Check Juanita’s work on instagram.

To book, send a check to L’Atelier for $105 per student, or you can call to pay by visa card.




Previous classes:

Please contact us if you would be interested to take any of the classes bellow.


Indigo dyeing class with artist Valentine Viannay.

Dates:  Saturdays  10am-1:30pm, 27th May, or 5th August















Learn the magic of real natural indigo dyeing.

$90 per student. You will get all kinds of products to dye(totes/scarves/towels/aprons).

And you are welcome to bring your own project to dye, must be natural fibers.

The class will teach different techniques of dyeing fabric, learn how to mix dye.

This class is small, 4 spaces available.

To book, send a check to L’Atelier is preferable for $90 per students or pay via paypal. Merci!


Embroidery class!

With Valentine Viannay and Master Embroider Caroline Johnson

Saturday 4th March, 10am to 1pm.

$85 per student

You learn how to paint or silkscreen on the canvas tote and embellish your design with embroidery techniques. All materials included.

To book your space please send a check to L’Atelier
















Crochet 101 class with Jazmin Ferrari

$50 per student, 16 years old and up.

Learn the basics of crochet !

This class is for beginners.


All materials are provided, this includes: a hook, yarn, and reference guides.

You will leave the class with the following skills :

1. How to hold your hook

2. Slip knot

3. Foundation chain

4. Single crochet stitch

5. Double crochet stitch


If time allows and depending on how everyone is doing we will cover the triple crochet stitch, half double crochet stitch, and how to read a pattern, and time for individual questions.


buy online or send a check to L’Atelier for $50 to secure a spot.


Make your own fancy wrapping paper with Valentine Viannay

$80 per student, all materials included.

We will use various artistic techniques to embellish paper to make unique gift wrap for the holidays!

To hold your space please send a check to Valentine Viannay at L’Atelier or buy online


Feng Shui work shop with Interior Designer Rachel Larraine.

We'll be discovering the ancient wisdom of the classical Bagua and the energies 2016 brings. Learn how to enhance the Guas for Love, Wealth, Health and more. I've noticed that this year has brought in some odd or off energy into our spaces so we'll also be discussing the remedies for the non-supportive energy that this year has brought into our homes and businesses. In addition we'll also be calculating your own personal Trigram so you can arrange your home or office in ways that support you and your intentions for the rest of this Fire Monkey year. 

We'll have small bites and refreshments along with a sparkly crystal pop-up shop! 



Artist Igor Koutsenko, monotype (engraving) printing class.

































Is a master engraver from Russia.

This class he will introduce you to Monotype.

Do not miss this if you want to learn the magic of old world printing techniques.

Class will be around 4 hours, $90 per student.

All materials will be included to make your pieces, students with drawing skill will benefit the most from this class. 7 spaces will be available.

Igor’s facebook page

Email us if you are interested.


If you are an artist or designer and want to share and teach,

please contact us.

Many blessings,

Valentine