Creative Arts Group - Acrylic Painting 3

June 2022.

Creative Arts Group - Acrylic Painting 3

On Monday June 13 we had another painting workshop at the beautiful studio of ArtCentrala. Between brush strokes and laughter we spent a great morning.Thanks to everyone who participated and a big thank you to Mirjana.

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Creative Arts Group - Weaving Workshop

June 2022.

Creative Arts Group - Weaving Workshop

IWC members were invited to join a weaving workshop featuring Marija Paunović Čontoš, Serbian designer, weaver, knitter and owner of Razbojnik. Marija’s handmade woven products, which include cushion covers, bookmarks, bracelets, and table linens, can be seen in many shops here in Belgrade, including the Ethnographic Museum gift shop.  Maria is passionate about promoting this traditional craft and her work incorporates traditional Serbian ...

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Creative Arts Group - Jewelry Making with Leyla Khasiyeva

May 2022.

Creative Arts Group - Jewelry Making with Leyla Khasiyeva

On May 27th we were invited to our member Leyla Khasiyeva’s house to learn from her how to make a bracelet with pearl charms. Leyla patiently instructed everybody on how to make their preferred combination and treated the group to tea and snacks while they worked on their project.

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Creative Arts Group - Acrylic Painting 2

May 2022.

Creative Arts Group - Acrylic Painting 2

The painting workshop was a good therapy and relaxing moment for us. With the good coffee Mirjana made, we had a wonderful time and we created some fine art.Like usually, Mirjana was ready to help.Thanks to ArtCentrala and Mirjana Dosic

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Creative Arts Group - Acrylic Painting

April 2022.

Creative Arts Group - Acrylic Painting

Our first painting workshop was wonderful and relaxing. The teacher was a great help and guided the aspiring painters very well for at least two hours and the result was fantastic.Thanks to everyone who participated!And many thanks to our partner Art Centrala and Mirjana Dosic

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Knitting Workshop with David van de Kamp

April 2022.

Knitting Workshop with David van de Kamp

On Wednesday 6th of April, IWC members were invited to join a knitting workshop featuring David Van De Kamp, thanks to our member Valerie Lane as our host for this workshop. David is a Serbian designer, textile historian, expert knitter, weaver and the owner of Old Mountain Wool. His popular knitting patterns can be found on Ravelry’s online shop . His wool is created from Serbian sheep, a unique breed he is helping to promote and preserve. The 20 ...

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Creative Arts Group - Cupcake Workshop

December 2021.

Creative Arts Group - Cupcake Workshop

On Monday December 13 th , a group of IWC ladies were treated to a workshop for decorating cupcakes. Since it’s the holiday season, our cupcakes had a Christmas theme - wreaths, poinsettia flowers, and Santa Claus faces. IWC member Sendy Kristiani was our teacher, assisted by Sonia Shehryar, who is also a master baker. Sendy taught us how to do several piping methods with yummy buttercream frosting and we will certainly use those techniques in the ...

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Creative Arts Group - Christmas Ornaments Workshop

December 2021.

Creative Arts Group - Christmas Ornaments Workshop

The Christmas ornaments making workshop took place in Hotel Indigo on December 8th.  The set up of the restaurant Duke is perfect to kick start the Christmasy feeling. The hotel sponsored our beverages, so kind of them. The workshop was intensive, beginning at 11am and ending at nearly 15h. We were all so proud of our bling bling handmade ornaments.

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Creative Arts Group - Christmas Card Workshop

December 2021.

Creative Arts Group - Christmas Card Workshop

Craft artist, Sonja Miokovic, of Belgrade Makers Club, hosted two very enjoyable IWC workshops on holiday cardmaking on December 3rd. Choosing from the amazing array of materials provided, and with Sonja’s expert guidance, participants surprised themselves and discovered that they had artistic talents of which they were not even aware! Cards produced ranged from those decorated with the most delicate watercolour wreaths to an array of the most ...

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Ceramics Painting

November 2021.

Ceramics Painting

On November 24th, the Creative Arts Group met at Colors4U art studio for a fun and relaxing few hours of ceramics painting. One in the group painted a mandala on a plate, two of us painted pumpkin scenes on plates in watercolors, and another one of us painted a reindeer tree ornament. Owner and IWC member Libertad Heredia was a gracious host. We won’t see the final finished product of our work until the pieces get “cooked” in the kiln and we can’t wait! ...

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Art &  Painting Group -  Summer Motifs for Cupcakes

June 2021.

Art &  Painting Group - Summer Motifs for Cupcakes

On Wednesday, June 23, members of the Art & Painting Group painted summer motifs, but this time on a sweet fondant for Cupcakes. We used a combination technique, painting and decorating.  We each got to decorate three toppers and took home three cupcakes to our families. A big thank you goes to our guest teacher Nadia Patricia Martijena Mendoza from Peru, who kindly showed us the beautiful decoration techniques.

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Art &  Painting Group - Art center in Senjak

June 2021.

Art &  Painting Group - Art center in Senjak

On Wednesday June 9, the Art &  Painting group went to the newly opened art center in Senjak for the first time. We had the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful view from the balcony. At this painting event, the ladies chose to paint different summer motifs with acrylic techniques. A big thank you to all the ladies who attended today. A new Art & Painting event is scheduled for June 23rd, Cupcake Decorating & Painting.  ...

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Painting Group - Jewelry Workshop

April 2021.

Painting Group - Jewelry Workshop

On Monday, April 26, the painting group met again at a jewelry workshop. We had the opportunity to create personalized jewelry with new wire and bead techniques. A big thanks goes to Yolo, our teacher, and to Colors4You for hosting our group at their lovely studio.

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Painting Group - Ornament Painting Workshop

December 2020.

Painting Group - Ornament Painting Workshop

The Painting Group met on Monday, December 14th for a very creative and dynamic Ornament Painting Workshop. Participants had the opportunity to choose their favorite Christmas ornament and to paint and glaze it with a special pottery painting technique. It's amazing how different our painted ornaments will look after the baking process. They get shiny, with colors more vibrant. The workshop really got us into the holiday spirit. ...

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Pottery Glazing Techniques - Painting Section

November 2020.

Pottery Glazing Techniques - Painting Section

On Tuesday, November 17th the Painting Group had a wonderful, fun gathering at the Art Studio - Color4U. Our teacher Maja Čučković kindly showed us the technique of glazing on pottery. We had the opportunity to embellish our unique items and express personal creativity. It was a very relaxing afternoon. 

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