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Atelier

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10128 Donner Pass Rd.
Truckee, CA 96161
(530) 386-2700
Hours:
Every Day 10am-6pm

About Us

Atelier Truckee is a place for tactile living that connects artists, collectors and community through workshops, supplies and limited edition art pieces. The retail-studio space is nestled in read more
  • About

    Atelier Truckee is a place for tactile living that connects artists, collectors and community through workshops, supplies and limited edition art pieces. The retail-studio space is nestled in historic, downtown Truckee, California, just doors down from the husband-and-wife team Brian Hess and Heather River’s flagship shop, Bespoke.

    Founded in 2015, Atelier offers a collection of hand-sourced 2-D prints, paintings and designer art wares and an exclusive collection of artist supplies, materials and yarn.

    Atelier strives to be the creative hub of the local art community by hosting workshops taught by the area’s most sought after artists, illustrators, designers, weavers, painters and more who share the vision to create always and inspire all.

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    Saturday Jun 24, 2017
    Learn to create this wonderful traditional art form of making baskets with long leaf pine needles. With Sierra Valley artist Michelle Haselton guiding you step by step, you will learn all the basic techniques, all the way through to a finished basket to take home. ...read more
    Sunday Jun 25, 2017
    In this playful workshop with local artist Sara Smith, we will explore using fabric as a creative collaging medium, playing with different ways to manipulate and combine layers of material to create a finished “fabric painting.” ...read more
    Friday Jun 30, 2017
    Starting an abstract painting can be a daunting experience but it doesn't have to be! Find your intuitive, personal style with this introductory painting workshop. ...read more
    Saturday Jul 1, 2017
    Find out how easy it is to create a beautiful Tahoe landscape with depth, when you approach it on a step-by-step basis using a variety of watercolor techniques, with local artist Eva Nichols. ...read more
    Sunday Jul 2, 2017
    In this introductory workshop with local artist Kelly Wallis, students will design and make their own stamp blocks using Speedball Speedy Cut. We will cover image transfer, layout, stamp building, and printing fundamentals. Students will be encouraged to to use found imagery or their own imagination for inspiration. ...read more
    Monday Jul 3, 2017
    In this beginner level class with local artist Carole Sesko, we will cover basic acrylic painting techniques including color mixing and color theory. ...read more
    Tuesday Jul 11, 2017
    Learn the basics of crochet in this two-hour beginners class with Autumn Mailloux. Participants will master the basic stitches and learn about yarn, needles, and pattern reading. ...read more
    Wednesday Jul 12, 2017
    In this introductory watercolor workshop with local artist Anke Hass, you'll learn about analogous and complementary colors as well as how to see, recognize and recreate atmosphere through color. ...read more
    Friday Jul 14, 2017
    In this introductory workshop with Atelier owner Heather River, students will learn about the fabulous world of Shibori dyeing, the Japanese technique of creating designs in dyed fabric. ...read more
    Wednesday Jul 19, 2017
    In this introductory workshop with local artist Kelly Wallis, students will design and make their own stamp blocks using Speedball brand Speedycut. ...read more
    Saturday Jul 22, 2017
    Tuesday Jul 25, 2017
    Learn the basics of knitting in this two-hour beginners class with Autumn Mailloux. Participants will master basic stitches and learn about yarn, needles, and pattern reading. ...read more
    Friday Jul 28, 2017
    Participants will create their own designs using stickers, tape and paper in this introductory workshop with local artist Kelly Wallis. The results are abstract and full of surprise. ...read more
    Saturday Jul 29, 2017
    Students will learn the basic fundamentals of Guatemalan backstrap weaving with textile artist Rachel Cruz. This enriching ancient art is done with wooden sticks and a belt the weaver is strapped into; using their body to tension the yarns. ...read more
    Saturday Jul 29, 2017
    Are you ready to take your photography to the next level? Join Truckee-based professional photographer Grant Kaye on a casual walk around the beautiful Martis Valley as he helps you build on foundations to fully unleash your creative vision. ...read more
    Friday Aug 4, 2017
    Discover easy techniques to painting fresh, luminous summer flowers incorporating Pen & Ink techniques. With local artist Eva Nichols, learn to use wet-into-wet application, glazing and color theory including composition and design to make your florals shine. ...read more
    Saturday Aug 5, 2017
    In this class artist fiber Ginger Summit introduces the technique known as 'dry felting', in which fleece fibers are turned into objects using a barbed needle. In this workshop, we will focus on creating all kinds of animals and insects, first by making a basic oval shape using white fleece and felting needles. The shapes will be embellished with colored fleece in a design of your choice! ...read more
    Wednesday Aug 9, 2017
    In this introductory drawing workshop, local artist Anke Hass will guide students through developing the skill to draw from observation and translating the body to the two dimensional surface. Using the formal elements of line, shape, texture, composition, and value we will experience and discuss the process of building the figure. ...read more
    Friday Aug 11, 2017
    In this introductory workshop with Atelier owner Heather River, students will learn about the fabulous world of Shibori dyeing, the Japanese technique of creating designs in dyed fabric. Students will play with and manipulate fabric to create stunning patterns! ...read more
    Saturday Aug 12, 2017
    Learn the basics of crochet in this two-hour beginners class with Autumn Mailloux. Participants will master the basic stitches and learn about yarn, needles, and pattern reading. This class is intended for individuals who have never held crochet needles or for those who learned many years ago. ...read more
    Sunday Aug 13, 2017
    Learn the basics of crochet in this two-hour beginners class with Autumn Mailloux. Participants will master the basic stitches and learn about yarn, needles, and pattern reading. ...read more
    Wednesday Aug 16, 2017
    During this introductory workshop with local artist Kelly Wallis, participants will create their own designs using stickers, tape and paper. The results are abstract and full of surprise. ...read more
  • Directions

    We're located at 10128 Donner Pass Road.