upcoming

  • October 24-26, 2014
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    THIS RETREAT IS FULL.  CONTACT THE GUILD OFFICE (509-763-3693) IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE PUT ON THE WAITING LIST. Join us for a special retreat...
  • October 27-31, 2014
    Image by: Jean Tudor
    Previous students describe this as "a wonderful class" and "a great experience, and praise Jean Tudor's ability to guide beginning...
  • October 27-31, 2014
    Image by: Gail Kelly
    Previous students describe Gail Kelly as an excellent teacher who is "really dedicated to her students' growth and personal expression....
  • October 27-31, 2014
    Image by: Kristen Gilje
    Past students describe Kristen Gilje as an expert teacher who encourages students to try new things while taking the fear and judgment out of the...
  • November 8, 2014
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    As we make time to gather with others in an intentional and meaningful way, something remarkable happens. Through sharing our unique insights &...

news

  • posted on: Sep 25, '14
    Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it And if I were a bird I would fly About the earth Seeking successive autumns George Eliot After the...
  • posted on: Aug 25, '14
    Obedience is an unpopular word nowadays, but the artist must be obedient to the work, whether it be a symphony, a painting, or a story for a small...
  • posted on: Jul 01, '14
    There are always flowers for those who want to see them - Henri Matisse   The flowers are indeed abloom, and Summer Classes are in full swing...
  • posted on: Jun 02, '14
    I believe that each of us comes from the Creator trailing wisps of glory.  - Maya Angelou Bring your "wisps of glory" and gather with...
  • posted on: May 05, '14
      NEWSLETTER ADDENDUM:  We have been made aware that, due to a glitch with security clearance, people have been experiencing WARNING...
  • posted on: May 02, '14
    Not in the dark of buildings confining,not in some heaven, light years away—here in this place the new light is shining,now is the kingdom,...
  • posted on: Apr 17, '14
    Oh come along with me Play with it while you have hands Dust settles, cities turn to sand Trespassing this is their land Time flies, make a statement...
  • posted on: Apr 04, '14
        To every thing there is a season To every season, a reason why I don't know why this fallow season, But I might rest here for...
  • posted on: Feb 26, '14
        "No matter what your age or your life path, whether making art is your career or your hobby or your dream, it is not too late or...
  • posted on: Feb 07, '14
        We may have single-digit temperatures right now at the Guild, but we are already prepping and planning for our 2014 summer season....

guild blog

  • Sep, 26, 2014
    Welcome back to the photo blog! It’s been a lovely first week of fall here at the Guild, where we welcomed in the season with our dear friends from...
  • Sep, 23, 2014
    The Guild community embraces a wide range of people, and at any given time we’re pursuing a really diverse array of interests. Here are some of the...
  • Sep, 19, 2014
    Welcome back to the photo blog! It’s been a good couple of weeks here at the Guild, where core staff took some much-needed time off before welcoming...
  • Sep, 08, 2014
    I was recently given A Story Question prompt, called Five Things. It asks you to respond quickly to five prompts in order to inspire fresh writing....
  • Sep, 05, 2014
    It’s been another good week here at the Guild, filled with laughter and worship and creativity. Over Labor Day weekend we had the opportunity to host...
  • Aug, 29, 2014
    It’s photo blog day again! This has been a relatively quiet week here at the Guild — a much appreciated change of pace for us! One particular...
  • Aug, 22, 2014
    It’s photo blog time again! With our summer program completed, this has been a somewhat quieter week here at the Guild — but we’ve still found plenty...
  • Aug, 15, 2014
    Welcome to the last photo blog of Summer 2014! This eighth week of summer is our Liturgical Arts program, and it has been a rich and joyful...
  • Aug, 08, 2014
    Welcome back to the photo blog! We’re having a fantastic seventh week of summer programming here at the Guild. It’s a smaller community this week,...
  • Aug, 01, 2014
    Welcome back to the Friday photo blog. It’s been a great week here at the Guild, filled with friendship, laughter, and lots of creative energy. Wish...