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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 Sep 22, 2018
    This class breaks the mold on wreath making. The look of our home and how we lovingly create protective boundaries on our front door changes through the seasons. Sierra Valley's Aurora Wellise will teach the art of adorning your home with personally symbolic, powerful and visually beautiful botanic wreaths. ...read more
    Tuesday Sep 25, 2018
    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 Oct 2, 2018
    Learn the basics of crochet in this two-hour beginners class. Participants will master the basic stitches and learn about yarn, needles, and pattern reading. ...read more
    Tuesday Oct 2, 2018
    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 Oct 6, 2018
    A workshop for local makers teaching you to use your smartphone to shoot professional quality photos of your handmade items for Etsy or Ebay. ...read more
    Sunday Oct 7, 2018
    This workshop will introduce you to the basics of embroidery covering everything from tools and terminology to stitches and patterns. If you've been curious to try out embroidery or need a brush up, this is an easy-going fit. Attendees will leave with a stitch sampler and the quick tips booklet. ...read more
    Sunday Oct 7, 2018
    Are you ready to take your fall foliage photography to the next level? Join Truckee-based professional photographer Grant Kaye on a casual walk around the aspen groves along CA Route 267 between Kings Beach and Northstar as he helps you build on foundations to fully unleash your creative vision. Learn strategies for better composition, pre-visualization, and the use of smartphone apps to anticipate and plan for shooting during better lighting conditions. ...read more
    Monday Oct 8, 2018
    Tuesday Oct 9, 2018
    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
    Sunday Oct 14, 2018
    Starting an abstract painting can be a daunting experience but it doesn't have to be! Find your intuitive, personal style in 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 8x8'' finished work on wood. ...read more
    Sunday Oct 14, 2018
    Atelier and Alibi Ale Works Truckee present Knit and Sip every second Sunday this summer! 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! ...read more
    Tuesday Oct 16, 2018
    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 Oct 23, 2018
    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 Oct 26, 2018
    Color is the most complex and the most captivating subject in painting. From conceptualizing light to mixing paint it has captivated artist's lives for centuries. 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
    Saturday Oct 27, 2018
    This class breaks the mold on wreath making. The look of our home and how we lovingly create protective boundaries on our front door changes through the seasons. Sierra Valley's Aurora Wellise will teach the art of adorning your home with personally symbolic, powerful and visually beautiful botanic wreaths. The spirit of the plant we decorate our hearth and home with will become as important as how it looks. ...read more
    Monday Oct 29, 2018
    In this beginner level class we will examine the surrealist works of the Spanish painter, Picasso. Picasso lived as a painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist, stage designer, poet and playwright and spent most of his adult life in France. Regarded as one of the most influential artists of the 20th century, he is known for co-founding the Cubist movement, the invention of constructed sculpture, the co-invention of collage, and for the wide variety of styles that he helped develop and explore. This is an excellent class for learning to paint loose and for breaking out of stylistic constraints. ...read more
    Tuesday Oct 30, 2018
    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 knitting group! ...read more
    Tuesday Oct 30, 2018
    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 Nov 2, 2018
    Join photographers Grant Kaye and Michael Okimoto for this fun creative outdoor portrait class. We will meet at an outdoor location in Truckee for a few hours of instruction on creating incredible, naturally-lit outdoor portraits in Truckee’s gorgeous late-afternoon light. ...read more
    Sunday Nov 4, 2018
    If you are wondering how to get crisp, professional quality photos from your smartphone, this workshop is for you! Local professional photographer Grant Kaye guides participants through the lens of a smartphone by sharing his tips on setting up your shot, making your photographs with your phone’s native camera app, and then editing and sharing them. ...read more
    Tuesday Nov 6, 2018
    Learn the basics of crochet in this two-hour beginners class. Participants will master the basic stitches and learn about yarn, needles, and pattern reading. ...read more
    Tuesday Nov 6, 2018
    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 Nov 9, 2018
    Join Bespoke + Mo, Jo & Zoe Friday, November 9 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm for our Seventh Annual Ladies' Night! The evening's festivities will include a sips, nibbles, hair and make-up demos, and everyone's favorite, the photo booth. ...read more
    Saturday Nov 10, 2018
    Are you ready to take your photography to the next level? Join Truckee-based professional photographer Grant Kaye on a casual walk around the shore of beautiful Lake Tahoe he helps you build on foundations to fully unleash your creative vision. Learn strategies for better composition, pre-visualization, and the use of smartphone apps to anticipate and plan for shooting during better lighting conditions. We will also cover fundamentals of photography, including creative long exposures with slow shutter speeds, along with use of depth of field to bring your vision to life through photography. ...read more
    Tuesday Nov 13, 2018
    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 Nov 16, 2018
    In this introductory workshop with local artist Anke Hass, students will design and make their own stamp blocks using Speedball Speedy Cut. We will cover image transfer, layout, stamp building, and printing fundamentals. ...read more
    Saturday Nov 17, 2018
    This workshop will introduce you to the basics of embroidery covering everything from tools and terminology to stitches and patterns. If you've been curious to try out embroidery or need a brush up, this is an easy-going fit. Attendees will leave with a stitch sampler and the quick tips booklet. ...read more
    Sunday Nov 18, 2018
    In this workshop we will go over the basics of watercolor painting, including color theory using traditional as well as unconventional methods of applying paint on paper to create a snow scene. Glazing, wet-into-wet, dry into wet, and dry brushing techniques. Use of resist, sprinkling of salt, and other experimental effects to create a beautiful Winter-inspired painting. ...read more
  • Directions

    We're located at 10128 Donner Pass Road.