Figure Drawing Class

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.

Paper Maché 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.

Art in the Afternoon

10 week class
glass fusion, one of the 10 media classes

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 (welcome@articipate.us) 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.

Drawing and Painting Class

Acrylic painting by Greg Carr
Acrylic painting by Greg Carr

Tuesdays, 7-9:00pm, Greg Carr will alternate weeks of drawing instruction (September 5th) and painting instruction (September 12th). The concepts of shape, perspective, proportion, light, value and color will be addressed. Students will learn techniques in several media and concepts to manifest realism. Each class is $25 or you may buy 5 classes in advance for $100. You are free to pick the dates you would like to attend, within 3 months (by Nov. 28th). Bring your own materials or pay a materials fee of $5 at the time of the class. https://articipate.us/event/drawing-and-painting-with-greg-carr/

After School Art Lessons at Angell

art cart goes into the schools
art lessons after school 

Articipate’s Art Cart is offering after school, one hour art lessons for students in grades 2-5. Taught by experienced art teachers, the lessons will include drawing with shading, printmaking, sculpture, Zentangle/patterns, life size self drawings, and collage. Our objective is to foster imagination and play while exploring new materials. A personal sketchbook is included to encourage practice and creativity outside the classroom. Teachers will also teach one of the standard art concepts per lesson (line, shape, space, color, values, form, texture).

For students in grades 2-5. Course number: 720-1 in the Winter Program Guide by Berkley Enrichment. Information about registering here

Drawing on Life

Next class is JAN. 4th

Drawing on Life.  Carole Wayner gently guides us into proportion and lets self expression prevail. Concentrated effort has rewards. You’ll learn more than drawing. You’ll learn how to see. Wednesdays, 1:00pm-3:00pm: Pre-register HERE, please. $20. Bring your own sketchbook, or buy one here for $3.

Cartoon Class for Youth

Version 2

Saturday, October 1, 11:00am to 12:45pm

Cartooning is story telling through expressive pictures. It engages the IMAGINATION like nothing else. Nat Muglia teaches kids ages 8-14 yrs to create a story board, animate it and give it expression. Six Saturdays, Oct 1 through Nov. 5. 11:00am to 12:45pm, for $125 or $25 drop in fee. All materials included. Call 248-812-9022 for more information.