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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

    Friday Aug 17, 2018
    Continuing your connection and inspiration of weaving together pine needle baskets, this workshop with Sierra Valley artist Michelle Haselton will focus on learning new decorative stitches, working with different threads and exploring new techniques. ...read more
    Tuesday Aug 21, 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
    Wednesday Aug 22, 2018
    During this class participants will experiment with acrylic paints without the uses of brushes! ...read more
    Saturday Aug 25, 2018
    The dynamic shape of the Warped Square is deceptive! It is a very simple piece of beadwork that can be mastered in one session, by a beginner. ...read more
    Saturday Aug 25, 2018
    Reno-based artist Emily Reid leads this fun and intuitive animal portrait painting workshop. We will interpret wildlife or our domestic animal of choice in large format with bright acrylic paint colors, colored pencil, and pattern. ...read more
    Sunday Aug 26, 2018
    Join photographers Grant Kaye and Michael Okimoto for this fun creative outdoor portrait class. We will meet at an outdoor location in Truckee TBD for a few hours of instruction on creating incredible, naturally-lit outdoor portraits in Truckee’s gorgeous late-afternoon light. We will bring a variety of inexpensive reflectors and teach participants how to work with a model to set up the portrait, and how to use the reflectors to shape the light. ...read more
    Tuesday Aug 28, 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 Aug 28, 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
    Thursday Aug 30, 2018
    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 toward achieving multiple abstract, marbleized, even faux-encaustic pieces. ...read more
    Friday Aug 31, 2018
    Macrame is back, with a bang! It's not your mother's macrame, however. You'll learn the craft of tying 100% cotton solid braided cordage into knots in such a way that they form a decorative wall hanging. All supplies are included. This class is open to beginners and the seasoned knotter. ...read more
    Saturday Sep 1, 2018
    Flowers are a pure force of nature. They remind us to look around, appreciate color, and the goodness behind living in the moment and with intention. They gently demand from us a sense of curiosity, wonder, and a slower pace of life. Learn the nourishing art of all things floral, beginning with a brief history of the world of flowers. Experience the sense of relaxation that comes with the process of designing a floral arrangement. ...read more
    Saturday Sep 1, 2018
    Reno-based artist Emily Reid leads this fun and intuitive animal portrait painting workshop. We will interpret wildlife or our domestic animal of choice in large format with bright acrylic paint colors, colored pencil, and pattern. We will draw inspiration from the animals we live with or the animals we see in nature, the colors of sunrise and sunset, the desert after it rains, or the mountains during an alpen glow. ...read more
    Sunday Sep 2, 2018
    Restaurant Trokay and Atelier are pairing up again to bring back their goat cheese making course this Fall. This unique workshop is taught by Restaurant Trokay owner Nyna Weatherson, former head cheesemonger at the world famous Greenwich Village cheese shop, Murray’s. ...read more
    Sunday Sep 2, 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. Participants will meet at Atelier to learn the basics of Smartphone photography, and then head out on a photo walk through downtown Truckee working from a suggested shot list. Once the shots are captured, we will reconvene at Atelier and Grant will demonstrate the basics of editing photos on your phones. ...read more
    Tuesday Sep 4, 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 Sep 9, 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 Sep 11, 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 Sep 14, 2018
    Flowers are a pure force of nature. They remind us to look around, appreciate color, and the goodness behind living in the moment and with intention. They gently demand from us a sense of curiosity, wonder, and a slower pace of life. Learn the nourishing art of all things floral, beginning with a brief history of the world of flowers. Experience the sense of relaxation that comes with the process of designing a floral arrangement. ...read more
    Friday Sep 14, 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 Sep 18, 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
    Wednesday Sep 19, 2018
    Local artist Carole Sesko leads participants in learning techniques for creating layers and textures in their paintings. In this usually messy class, we'll combine paper, textiles, and scraps to work and layer our acrylic paintings with. Open to ages 13 and above. No experience is necessary. ...read more
    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
    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
    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
    Friday Oct 12, 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 soft pastel workshop, you'll learn about analogous and complementary colors as well as how to see, recognize and recreate atmosphere through color. We'll also delve deep into pattern and mark making with your intuition! ...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
  • Directions

    We're located at 10128 Donner Pass Road.