Mondays, 6:00-9:00pm. Drawing the human figure has long been a staple for artists. With gesture and form drawings in this 5 week class, we will look at the structure of the head, two-dimensional shape relationships, and value. Experienced teacher and artist, Dan Keller has taught at WSU, CCS and the BBAC. All of the classes will utilize a live model throughout. $165, includes cost of model. Specific dates are: 7/1, 7/8, 7/15, 7/29, and 8/5. (no class 7/22).
June 4, 7:00-9:00pm Where does one start to study art? Copying the masters is an age old practice to learn painting AND it’s a fun way to learn about color mixing and acrylic paints in our first class. In 5 weeks, we’ll explore watercolor painting, acrylic painting, oil painting, plus a short drawing practice each week to develop skills and comfort. Come and dip your brush into the world of art. Low pressure, high pleasure. Tuesdays, $123 per person, includes materials. Class size limited to 10 students, 5 students minimum to hold this class.
April 23, 4:00- 5:30pm. All beginners start at the same place, so we’ve opened this class to everyone age 16 to 96! Learn 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. Tuesdays, April 23,30, May 7 and 14, 4:00pm-5:30pm. $90. A materials list will be furnished one week prior to class (less than $10.) Taught by Terry Ford-Holcomb.
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.
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.
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 session or SAVE by prepaying for 4 sessions- or by bringing 3 friends! Please call ahead and let us know you’re coming. $25 per session or $88 for four sessions or 4 people.
Refund Policy: cancel 24 hours in advance for a refund.
July 11, 7:00pm-9:00pm
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 July 11th. Class size limited to 8 people.