Events for Classes & Workshops

Wood Engraving

$230 REGISTER https://umarket.utah.edu/um2/marriottlibbookarts/product.php?product=126 wood en•grav•ing—a print made from a finely detailed design cut into the end grain of a block of wood. In this two-day course on woodblock printmaking, participants make, cut, and print end grain blocks to produce an edition of prints. The instructor leads participants through preparing and engraving the relief surface and then through the finer points of printing wood engravings as the blocks move to the press. Wood and an assortment of engraving tools are provided. Come with an idea for an image to be realized during the workshop and leave with a small, printed edition!

Gaylord Schanilec received a BS from the University of North Dakota in 1977. Noted for his color wood engravings, he established his own press, Midnight Paper Sales, in 1980. He has published more than twenty-five books under this imprint and has accepted numerous commissions, including work for the Greynog Press in Wales and the Grolier Club of New York. Schanilec is the recipient of numerous awards for his books including the Carl Hertzog Award for excellence in book design and the Greynog Prize. He recently received a McKnight Fellowship in Printmaking, is an Honorary Member of the Double Crown Club, and is an active member of both the Ampersand Club and Fine Press Book Association. His work is represented in most major book arts collections in the United States and in the United Kingdom, and the archive of his working materials is held at the University of Minnesota.



Runa-Hraefn Rune Series: Mysteries of the Runes with Hraefn Wulfson

In this second workshop, rune master Hraefn Wulfson digs deep into the myths and secrets behind the runic enigma. What do the Norse myths say about runes? Why and how have runes been suppressed and manipulated through time? What are the true origins of these mysterious characters? Join us for an intriguing next step into wondrous realm of rune lore. About Hraefn Wulfson: Hraefn Wulfson is a mystic, clairvoyant and rune master based in Salt Lake City, Utah. Through rune readings and other personalized insight, he offers guidance to help you and your loved ones navigate life’s mysteries and complexities. Hraefn has, since childhood, been a person who sees images and details about events and places (near or distant, in the past, present and future), without witnessing or hearing about them firsthand. Hearing essential phrases and key words uttered by deceased loved ones or others not physically present are experiences he’s also had from a young age. AND — The pronunciation of Hraefn (it’s Anglo-Saxon) is “Raven”. https://www.goldenbraidslc.com/events/runa-hraefn-rune-series-mysteries-of-the-runes-with-hraefn-wulfson



Runa-Hraefn Rune Series: Mysteries of the Runes with Hraefn Wulfson

In this second workshop, rune master Hraefn Wulfson digs deep into the myths and secrets behind the runic enigma. What do the Norse myths say about runes? Why and how have runes been suppressed and manipulated through time? What are the true origins of these mysterious characters? Join us for an intriguing next step into wondrous realm of rune lore. About Hraefn Wulfson: Hraefn Wulfson is a mystic, clairvoyant and rune master based in Salt Lake City, Utah. Through rune readings and other personalized insight, he offers guidance to help you and your loved ones navigate life’s mysteries and complexities. Hraefn has, since childhood, been a person who sees images and details about events and places (near or distant, in the past, present and future), without witnessing or hearing about them firsthand. Hearing essential phrases and key words uttered by deceased loved ones or others not physically present are experiences he’s also had from a young age. AND — The pronunciation of Hraefn (it’s Anglo-Saxon) is “Raven”. https://www.goldenbraidslc.com/events/runa-hraefn-rune-series-mysteries-of-the-runes-with-hraefn-wulfson



Writing Workshop Series: Storytellers Workshop

An evening of inspiration, support, and some really fun prompts to work with and carry you along your journey as a storyteller. Just bring your notebook, a pen, and the willingness to discover a whole new passion! Also, feel free to come a few minutes early to grab an iced tea, cookie, or other treat from Oasis to bring into the session. There is no cost to joining – just an hour and a half out of your evening and the risk of inciting a passion for poetry! https://www.goldenbraidslc.com/events/writing-workshop-series-storytellers-workshop



15th Annual Intermountain Sustainability Summit

The Intermountain Sustainability Summit (ISS) is a dynamic gathering of sustainability thought leaders and emerging professionals, drawing experts and visionaries from business, government, nonprofit, and education sectors. We come together each year to learn, collaborate, and create positive change in our communities, environment, and economy. This year's theme is Sustainable by Design. Join us March 21st for a full day of sustainability focused sessions, plenary session, and our keynote speaker. March 22nd will be a day of sustainability workshops. Please visit https://www.weber.edu/issummit for information on sessions, pricing, and location. Contact information can be found through the website.



Writing Workshop Series: Journey in Through Journaling

Have you wished for the motivation to begin your journaling practice? Do you occasionally journal but long for a more consistent and fulfilling flow? Join us for an evening of inspiration, prompts, and encouragement in a safe and non-judgmental space. https://www.goldenbraidslc.com/events/writing-workshop-series-journey-in-through-journaling-1