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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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  • Member Events

    Tuesday Jan 21, 2020 - Tuesday Jan 28, 2020
    Let’s sew together! Sew to Grow patterns are designed to help you get great fitting me-made clothes that will build your body confidence as well as your sewing confidence with the fit to flatter techniques that will help you to better understand your body shape and adapt patterns to fit. In this intermediate sewing workshop we’ll show you how to cut out your pattern, make bias tape, sew curved hems, and bind your neckline and sleeves. ...read more
    Wednesday Jan 22, 2020
    Let go in this paint pouring workshop with Carole Sesko. During this class participants will experiment with acrylic paints without the uses of brushes! We'll work towards achieving multiple abstract, marbleized, even faux-encaustic pieces. This class will cover multiple paint pouring and material use techniques and includes the use of a blow torch. All materials are included. ...read more
    Thursday Jan 23, 2020
    Art journaling is a creative and mind shifting exploration of your own inner landscape. During this workshop, students will be guided through a short meditation to clear and open the mind and set an intention for the class. ...read more
    Friday Jan 24, 2020
    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. Local artist Kelly Wallis guides you through the steps to build a painting from the ground up. Participants will use paint, brushes, scrapers, foam and stencils to build texture and layers. Everyone will leave with an 8 x 8'' finished work on wood. ...read more
    Tuesday Jan 28, 2020
    Learn the basics of knitting in this two-hour beginners class. Participants will master basic stitches and learn about yarn, needles, and pattern reading. This class is intended for individuals who have never held knitting needles or for those who learned many years ago. It's never too late to start! And, stay and practice immediately following class at our weekly #knittingroup! ...read more
    Tuesday Jan 28, 2020
    Join us for Knitting Group. The group is open to all knitters, crocheters, loom artists ... whatever your thread, you are welcome. This is a NOT a class, it's a group intended for individuals who enjoy the company of other yarn artists. ...read more
    Thursday Jan 30, 2020
    We are surrounded by natural beauty here in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. In this workshop, we will draw inspiration from local mountain peaks, and will cover basic color theory, watercolor techniques, and composition, to create a mountain landscape painting. ...read more
    Saturday Feb 1, 2020
    What are the colors that are found in your kitchen? Working with kitchen scraps and materials, this class will introduce you to the basic of dyeing with natural plants and materials. We’ll cover fabric/fibers, preparing a dye bath, as well as how and where to considerately source dye material. By the end of the day, you’ll have set of naturally dyed linen napkins and a primer on how to start your own exploration of colors in and around your home. Ages 16+. ...read more
    Tuesday Feb 4, 2020
    Have you taken Intro to Knitting, knitted a scarf and now you need to get it off the needles? In this intermediate, next steps class, students will learn how to cast off, weave in edges and create decorative edging, like fringe. We’ll also cover how to make ribbing, increase/decrease your stitches and cable stitching. If you’re comfortable with knitting and purling, and are ready to move forward—this class is for you. Stay and practice immediately following class at our weekly #knittingroup! ...read more
    Tuesday Feb 4, 2020
    Join us for Knitting Group. The group is open to all knitters, crocheters, loom artists ... whatever your thread, you are welcome. This is a NOT a class, it's a group intended for individuals who enjoy the company of other yarn artists. ...read more
    Friday Feb 7, 2020
    In this drop-in workshop you'll get to test our most popular calligraphy and brush lettering markers and pens and take home a set of four stunning love notes! ...read more
    Sunday Feb 9, 2020
    Have you taken Intro to Knitting, knitted a scarf and now you need to get it off the needles? In this intermediate, next steps class, students will learn how to cast off, weave in edges and create decorative edging, like fringe. We’ll also cover how to make ribbing, increase/decrease your stitches and cable stitching. If you’re comfortable with knitting and purling, and are ready to move forward—this class is for you. Stay and practice immediately following class at our weekly #knittingroup! ...read more
    Tuesday Feb 11, 2020
    Let go in this paint pouring workshop with Carole Sesko. During this class participants will experiment with acrylic paints without the uses of brushes! We'll work towards achieving multiple abstract, marbleized, even faux-encaustic pieces. ...read more
    Tuesday Feb 11, 2020
    Join us for Knitting Group. The group is open to all knitters, crocheters, loom artists ... whatever your thread, you are welcome. This is a NOT a class, it's a group intended for individuals who enjoy the company of other yarn artists. ...read more
    Wednesday Feb 12, 2020
    Modern calligraphy and hand lettering are among the most popular recent design trends. In this one hour drop-in workshop you'll get to test our most popular calligraphy and brush lettering markers and pens and take home a set of four stunning love notes! ...read more
    Tuesday Feb 18, 2020
    Join us for Knitting Group. The group is open to all knitters, crocheters, loom artists ... whatever your thread, you are welcome. This is a NOT a class, it's a group intended for individuals who enjoy the company of other yarn artists. ...read more
    Saturday Feb 22, 2020
    In this fun, hands-on workshop, students will build a crafty woodland creature using embroidery. Artist Ruth Tillman guides students through learning basic embroidery stitches, how to use pre-printed patterns, assembly and finishing techniques for their animal. ...read more
    Sunday Feb 23, 2020
    Atelier and Alibi Ale Works Truckee present Knit and Sip this winter! We encourage you to join us, bring a friend and your yarn project! Who knows you might even bump into your neighbor! Consider this a spark, to ignite a fire and get all of us knitters, crocheters and yarn artists together! Check the schedule often for new dates. ...read more
    Tuesday Feb 25, 2020
    Have you taken Intro to Knitting, knitted a scarf and now you need to get it off the needles? In this intermediate, next steps class, students will learn how to cast off, weave in edges and create decorative edging, like fringe. ...read more
    Tuesday Feb 25, 2020
    Join us for Knitting Group. The group is open to all knitters, crocheters, loom artists ... whatever your thread, you are welcome. This is a NOT a class, it's a group intended for individuals who enjoy the company of other yarn artists. ...read more
    Tuesday Mar 3, 2020
    Join us for Knitting Group. The group is open to all knitters, crocheters, loom artists ... whatever your thread, you are welcome. This is a NOT a class, it's a group intended for individuals who enjoy the company of other yarn artists. ...read more
    Saturday Mar 7, 2020
    Discover easy techniques to painting fresh, luminous Spring flowers. Work with glazing, wet-into-wet, dry brushing, negative painting, lost and found edges and other unique watercolor techniques. Learn to use color theory, composition and design to make your florals shine. All levels welcome. ...read more
    Tuesday Mar 10, 2020
    Join us for Knitting Group. The group is open to all knitters, crocheters, loom artists ... whatever your thread, you are welcome. This is a NOT a class, it's a group intended for individuals who enjoy the company of other yarn artists. ...read more
    Tuesday Mar 17, 2020
    Join us for Knitting Group. The group is open to all knitters, crocheters, loom artists ... whatever your thread, you are welcome. This is a NOT a class, it's a group intended for individuals who enjoy the company of other yarn artists. ...read more
  • Directions

    We're located at 10128 Donner Pass Road.