February 22, 6:00-8:00pm. Think Spring! features wall vases; a sweet, simple vase for buds. Build this layered glass container which will hold water. Pam Signorelli will show you how. $37 per person. Class size limited to 18 people.
Sunday, Feb. 24, 1:30-4:30pm. Mary Jane Erard, pastel artist and teacher, will conduct a 3 hour workshop in which you will learn how to use these soft chalks to create a pet portrait. No pet? Wildlife can suffice. Sanded pastel paper ($2) will be available at the class. All other supplies will be provided. Register on calendar page. Five students are required to run this class. $36.
BONUS: Have you ever wanted to try OIL pastels? On 2/24/19 at 1:00pm, Mary Jane will give a mini introductory lesson prior to the above. $15.
April 28, Sunday at 3:00pm: Featuring a performance by Dr. Chelsea Koziatek and Dr. Tia Harvey. This is a story told with music and narration. It will be followed by an art activity suitable for families.
Feb. 28, 7:00-9:00pm. At this Ladies Art Night we will be creating a St. Patrick’s Day metal & wood door hang. These multi media door hangs measure 23″, they look stunning on a front door or as a focal piece shamrock decoration. We will have different green & gold paints to choose from, ribbons for the center focal point and our center words will read “pinch me”(these are optional.) Register here: https://articipate.us/event/st-patricks-day-door-hang/
Feb. 12, 6:00-8:30pm. In this drawing class you’ll learn to find shapes, map values AND create a pleasing composition by using principles of design. Dan Keller, instructor at WSU, CCS and BBAC, will teach at Articipate on Tuesday evenings for five weeks. $125
Feb. 8, 6:00-8:00pm. We’ll provide the the elements, you provide your flair! Make a Friday pre-dinner date night shimmer… This February 8th is HeART Night! 6:00pm-8:00pm $37 per person, includes all materials. Class size limited to 16. Your art will be available for pick up by Feb. 12th.
Art Opening: February 1, 6:30-8:00pm.
Presenting Robert Zeichner’s silver prints of magnificent English Cathedrals, built some ten centuries ago. Zeichner’s work captures the grandeur of their interior spaces and the small, delicate details. Refreshments served. Join us for art, meet the artist, mingle with your neighbors.
Robert A. Zeichner received his Bachelors of Fine Art from Pratt Institute (1969.) He has had over 30 exhibits in galleries and libraries in S.E. Michigan and is an exhibiting member of the Michigan Guild of Artists and Artisans. This exhibit is Robert’s third solo show at Articipate. The images on display are selenium toned gelatin silver prints, created in his traditional wet darkroom. Exhibited items will be available for sale until 3/2/19.
February 5th-26th; 4:00pm-5:30pm. Terry Ford-Holcomb teaches simple techniques for drawing nearly anything imaginable! During the four weeks, we’ll focus on still life, portraiture, contour drawing and landscape. Enjoy this intuitive and expressive way of thinking. Develop your visual language. $90.
January 9, 2019 6:00-8:00pm
Liz Frankland will demonstrate how to create a scene that is loose but realistic in style, and how to find the point where detail can be expressed accurately yet abstract. Students are asked to bring 2-3 inspirational images to work from and will leave at the end of the class with their own painting. And don’t worry about a cluttered photo! Frankland will help students navigate what to highlight and minimize in the final work. Wednesday evenings, five weeks. Register HERE. A materials list will be provided to registered students prior to class.
Class begins January 10, 7:00pm-9:00pm. Steve Gamburd created a 5 week class for students to learn and practice techniques of watercolor painting. In each session you will experiment, learn and practice your new skills. A materials list will be sent to registered students. $120 per person. Register HERE.