Thursday, March 27, 2014

Upcoming classes with Yvonne!

Back by popular demand!  My students often take this class 3 or 4 times.  It's such a great deal, excellent value and loads of fun :)
 
A Journey Into Fused Glass
This workshop provides a hands-on introduction to glass fusing and its many possibilities. Each session explores a different fusing technique while teaching you to cut, grind, layer and slump different types of glass. From tiles to dishes to jewelry, the possibilities are endless. A materials fee of approximately $60 is payable to instructor Yvonne Yaar on the first day of class.

All Levels Six 2-Hr Sessions Thompson Pk Creative Arts Center
Tue, Apr 22-May 27 6:30-8:30 PM
ZA942A $88.00 Per Person 

Here's the link to sign up on line:
http://www.monmouthcountyparks.com/program1/searchdetails.aspx?ID=22508 

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Currently Exhibiting at The Monmouth Museum (thru Mar 9, 2014)


I was honored to be included in the 35th Annual Juried Exhibit at the Monmouth Museum.  Please visit the Museum before March 9th, 2014 to see the exhibit comprised by approximately 80+ artists chosen from close to 600 entries.

Friday, January 31, 2014

More Fused Glass classes at Thompson Park


If you have never been to Thompson Park- it's a must do/ must see!!  It's a beautiful facility with hundreds of classes and activities happening yearly.  Top notch staff and instructors, I can't recommend them any more highly.  It's my pleasure to continue teaching Fused Glass - many of my students come back 3 or 4 times.  The price of the class and materials is an excellent value.  Here is the upcoming schedule:

A Journey Into Fused Glass
(adults)
This workshop provides a hands-on introduction to glass fusing and its many possibilities. Each session explores a different fusing technique while teaching you to cut, grind, layer and slump different types of glass. From tiles to dishes to jewelry, the possibilities are endless. A materials fee of approximately $60 is payable to instructor Yvonne Yaar on the first day of class.

Six 2-Hr Sessions $88.00 Per Person
Thompson Pk Creative Arts Center
Tue, Mar 4-Apr 8 10:00 AM-12:00 PM..............................ZA842A
Tue, Apr 22-May 27 6:30-8:30 PM...........................…ZA942A
THOMPSON PARK, Lincroft, NJ
732-842-4000, ext. 1 (Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30 pm)

Thursday, November 7, 2013

Opening for The Aesthetic League @ Georgian Court University

  AEsthetic League exhibiting at M. Christina Geis Gallery. We are grateful to our curators, Suzanne Pilgram and Kathleen Settles for all their hard work!  The exhibit looked great!





Artists that comprise The AEsthetic League: Patricia Arroyo, Maria Cristina Borrero, David Dziemian, Ron Valentino and Yvonne Yaar

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Downtown Toms River Community Mural Project Update

UNVEILING 

of the DTR Community Mural Project

Oct 18th, 2013 @ the mural wall:
Simply Skin
313 W. Water St
Toms River, NJ

5:15pm

Wine and Cheese will be served.

Sneak preview





Upcoming: The AEsthetic League Exhibit at Georgian Court University

I am honored to be a member of the AEsthetic League.  The AEsthetic  League is the brain child of Patricia Arroyo and came into existence approximately 3 years ago.  It consists of 5  talented artists who solicit shows as a group, and do exhibits primarily in the NJ area. Each artist brings to the eclectic group, various mediums and style.  A special thanks to member Maria Cristina Borrero for coordinating this exhibit. 



To give you an idea of what you will see of my art, I've included the inventory below. Hope to see you November 6th!

INVENTORY
 M. Christina Geis Art Gallery
November 6, 2013 - December 6, 2013

TITLE
MEDIUM
SIZE
PRICE
Keys
Slumped Glass
10 x 10”

The ME Generation
Slumped Glass
~14 x 18”
   
Volcanic Eruption
Fused Glass
8 x 26”

Mother Earth
Slumped Glass
~10 x 19.5

Hubcap-Salvage
Kiln Formed Glass
15” round

YaarWare
Platter-Fused & Slumped Glass











YAAR Jewelry Inventory

Item
Description
Price

Pendant
Purple-Dragon fly w/silk ribbon
$65

Pendant
Dichroic Butterfly w/silk ribbon
$45

Pendant
Skyscrapers on black, silk ribbon
$45

Pendant
Red w/bubbles, leather necklace
$25

Pendant
Fish Skelleton w/leather necklace
$35

Pendant
Outer Space w/leather necklace
$35

Pendant
Dichroic Rainbow w/leather neckl.
$39





Brooch
Dichroic Heart
$35





Earrings
Dichroic mosaic, sterling silver ear wires
$35









Tuesday, September 3, 2013

I've been published!!!! Mastering Mosaics 19 Artists, 19 Projects

If you are interested in a signed copy, please order it through me!  You can email me:  YaarArt@gmail.com


http://www.schifferbooks.com/index.php?main_page=product_book_info&products_id=5164