Tuesdays, 6:00-9:00pm. Drawing the human figure has long been a staple for artists. With gesture and form drawings in this 6 week class, we will also look at perspective, composition and value. Experienced teacher and artist, Dan Keller has taught at WSU, CCS and the BBAC. Four of the classes will have a live model. $169, includes cost of model. Specific dates are: 6/26, 7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 8/7, 8/14. We need 8 students to run this class.
You will love the shapes and versatility of paper maché! It’s a satisfying process; the construction or molding of an armature, the draping and smoothing of paste soaked paper, then the decoration and painting of the hardened shell. Come and try it! Five weeks, Wednesdays, all materials included, $115. Begins June 27th. Class size limited to 8 people.
Tuesdays SUMMERTIME Sessions: 3:00pm-5:00pm
- Paper mache´ 6/5
- print making 6/12
- glass fusion 6/19
- fabric collage 6/26
- abstract painting 7/10
- up-cycling found items 7/17
- sculpture of paper, wood, wire 7/24
- Notan paper craft 7/31
- mandalas 8/7
- cyanotype (sun) prints 8/14
Our most popular classes all lined up in a row for summer. This class is for everyone; children who want to learn the craft, men and women. Pay for one or save by prepaying for 4 sessions. Please buy your ticket and/or notify us that you’ll be attending (email@example.com) by the Sunday prior to class so that materials can be gathered. $25 per session or $92 for four sessions.
Refund Policy: cancel 24 hours in advance for a refund.
June 19th, Tuesday, 6:30pm-9:00pm: Mary Jane Erard (see her work here) will be teaching a landscape painting class on $38. She specializes in soft pastels which are brilliantly colored soft chalk. They blend and over paint beautifully. Materials provided. Pre-registration is required. 5 student minimum to hold the class.
Articipate brought some Art Fun to the Art Bash on June 9th. Pendulum painting, wacky sculptures, painted marble rolling, and free group coloring. Hope you had a great time.
On Friday, May 25th, Dr. Chelsea Koziatek, flutist, Jay Ravani, chef of Culinary Solutions and pastel artist, Mary Jane Erard provided guests with a sensational experience! Wine , compliments of The Neighbor’s Shoppe. Stay tuned for the next Pop-Up!
Thursday, May 31st. Brave, beautiful wings; Zentangle them and show them off. Pam Signorelli loves teaching new patterns. Don’t miss this one. $26 per person. All materials included.
Monday, April 30th Ladies Art Night: repeat by demand.
Create tissue painted silk scarves. This innovative technique uses art-tissue, water, vinegar & silk. You can be as creative as you’d like, cutting shapes, tearing, layering, color combinations, patterns etc… The scarves measure 8″ x 72″. $31 includes all materials. Thank you Jen Blake!
Composed and expressive, these women are the artist’s family, idols and models. Janis Wagoner attended the College of Art and Design now known as CCS. She enjoyed being part of the artist scene by working at the Detroit Artist Market. Janis was the recipient of numerous awards from the Michigan Watercolor Society and once had a solo show at the DIA. I am pleased to share these oil paintings (my mother’s) in the gallery until April 30th.
Tuesday, April 17, 6:30-8:00pm. Adding dimension to the intricacy, Pam Signorelli will teach the art of quilling. Make this card in time for Mother’s Day. $25, includes all materials.