Judith DeShong Hall | Easy Coil Baskets| January 10 and 17, 2020

Looking for a creative way to center and relax? Create wonderful baskets with the coiling method. Various twine and yarns allow for a great variety of looks, including non‑traditional shapes. A variety of materials create unique baskets. Coiling projects can be carried and worked on anywhere.

The Workshop

Date and Time | January 10 and 17, 2020 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. (both days)

Friday, January 10 – Basket starts, variations and finish

Friday, January 17 – Basket review, variations, decorations. Get assistance with finishing your first basket. Because of time constraints, you will finish a small basket or a flat sampler.

Registration Fee | $60 ($50 for Members)

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Judith DeShong Hall

Of her work it has been said, “to see these images through her eyes evokes a joyful sense of well-being.”

Judith DeShong Hall is member of Port Aransas, Rockport and Corpus Christi Art Centers, of the Watercolor Society of South Texas, and the South Texas Art League. She holds signature member status in the Transparent Watercolor Society of America and is a Sagebrush Member of the Texas Watercolor Society. In addition, her paintings have been juried into the American Watercolor Society, National Watercolor Society, Louisiana, Illinois and San Diego Watercolor Societies.

A native of San Antonio, Judith earned a BFA at the University of Texas at Austin. Her first full-time job was as a designer for Hallmark Cards, Kansas City, Missouri. After she married, the Halls lived In the Chicago suburbs for twenty-eight years. During that time, and as her art developed, Judith entered art shows, served on art league boards, and taught painting at several art leagues. She also conducted countless guest demos and participated in artist-in-residence programs at public schools.

After receiving M.A. and MFA degrees at Northern Illinois University, she taught watercolor at three suburban junior colleges. After moving to Corpus Christi, Judith has created and taught art locally, at the Art Center of Corpus Christi, Del Mar College, in her studio, and at the Port Aransas Art Center. During that time, she participated in countless group shows and solo exhibits. She also teaches an Acrylic Class at the Port Aransas Art Center on Monday afternoons.