December 8, 1:30-4:30pm. Just in time for holiday gift giving! Mary Jane Erard returns to teach painting pets with pastels. Sunday Dec. 8. Bring a 8.5 x 11 b&w image of your favorite animal. We’ll transfer it on to the special sanded pastel paper ($2, sold at the workshop.) Pigments and expert instruction provided. $36.
Tuesday, Oct. 22, 4:00-6:00pm. Good old paper mache. Nothing lends itself more to creativity than forming the shape as well as the surface. Paste paper draped over wire and cardboard creates a sturdy, hardshell in any shape. Make an animal, a bracelet, a bowl, a shelf…endless possibilities. This new class has 3 sessions (every other week) Tuesdays: Oct 22, Nov. 5 and 19. $75.
Tuesdays, July 2, 4:00- 5:30pm. See CONTEST for free drawing class! 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, 4 weeks beginning July 2. $90. A materials list will be furnished one week prior to class (less than $10.) Taught by Terry Ford-Holcomb.
- Session one: June 24-July 22
- Session two: July 29-August 26.
Please call with any helpful information about your child or any questions.
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.
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.
Thursday, July 26 Tannins and Tangles; random tea and wine rings combine with thoughtful patterns; a great contrast! What will Pam Signorelli think up next? $26 per person. All materials provided. Register here.
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.
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