Workshops / Presentations

Prints Charming Talk Winston Salem


2022, Prints Charming, Associated Artists of W-S, lunch and learn talk (May 12).
Asian Brush Painting Illustrated Talk, Central Piedmont Com. Coll. Charlotte (April 2020) (Covid Cancelled.)
Prints CharmingPrintmaking Presentation, Mint Hill Arts Center, North Carolina (Sept. 2019)
Printmaking Presentation, Mathews Art Guild, McDowell Art Center, July 2019
Judge, Scholastic Student Art  Show,MRAA, Clemmons, N.C., May 2019
Judge, Senior Games, Art 2021. 2020; Poetry 2019; Essays 2018 
Gallery Talk, Ciao!  Italy exhibit, Artworks Gallery, Winston Salem, May 2019
Travel Talk: Italy, Discover Group, St. Anne's Episcopal Ch.,Winston Salem,May 2019
Travel Talk: Italy's side trips, Newcomers & Neighbors of W-S, Apr. 2019
Printmaking Presentation, Muddy River Art Assoc. Winston Salem, NC, Aug. 2018
Printmaking Explained, Yadkin Arts Center, Yadkinville, March, 2018
Judge, Senior Games, Art 2020, 2021, Essays 2019, Winston Salem, NC, 
Lunch and Learn Artist's Talk, Alamance Art Center, Feb. 2018 (Freewheelin
Printmaking and Patterns Talk, Alamance Art Center, Feb. 2018
The Value of Travel, illustrated presentation, Winston-Salem Writers ""Meeting of the Minds" series, Mar. 2017
Travel Talk: Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Newcomers & Neighbors of W-S, Apr. 2017
"Printmaking" Talk,  2016, Creekside Terrace Gallery, Winston Salem,NC
Chinese Brush Painting talk/workshop, Newcomers and Neighbors of W-S, 2015
Carolinas Writers Conference (2014) Featured Presenter/ "Magazine Writing", Wadesboro, NC
Winston Salem Writers Workshop/Presentation (magazine writing) 2014
Galleries of the Triad, Illustrated Presentations, various non-profit NC venues.
Artful Travel 4-week course/talks  (Egypt, China, Spain, Peru) Shepherds Center, Winston Salem

WORKSHOPS (past and upcoming)

2022 Sawtooth Summer Camp course/Printmaking, Jule 11-15, (9-12)

Asian Brush Painting Workshop,  Greensboro Art Center, Feb. 2020

Asian Brush Painting Workshop, Mebane Art Center, Sept. 2019
Art ala Carte: Printmaking, Yadkin Art Center, Oct. 17, 2019

"Yes, you can draw," Drawing Course, Yadkin Art Center, June, 2019

 Art a la Carte: Beginning Drawing Workshop, Yadkin Art Center, March 19, 2019

Brush Painting workshops at AFAS, Unleashed Art Space (Red Dog Gallery)
April 7 and April 11, 2018

I will be leading a series of workshop on the second Saturday of the month 2018-19
Classes meet in the Fiber Room, 230 East Main St., Yadkinville, NC 27055. 
For more information or to register:

Printmaking: Second Saturdays, 10 am-12pm 

Jan. 13, Basic Block Printing with non-toxic materials 
Feb. 10, Card Making with the white-line technique
Mar. 10, Creating with Color: Reduction Prints
Apr. 14, Monoprint Collagraphs: Preserving Nature through Printing
May 12, Creating with Color: White-line Printing
June 9, Experimenting with monotypes

White Line Printmaking (seasonal cards) Workshop, Nov. 4, 2017, Yadkin Arts Center
Block Printing on Fabric (silk scarf) workshop, Sept. 23, 2017, Yadkin Arts Center

Introduction to Printmaking/Block Prints (a relief print process) workshop 2016, Yadkin Arts Center (North Carolina)

Mint Hill/Charlotte Presentation
AFAS Brush painting Workshop
Mebane worshop
Yadkin Print workshop
Alamance talk

The Art and Writing of Barbara Rizza Mellin