Art Classes

Adult Classes and Workshops

Our adult classes are designed to meet the needs of the students where they are ~ from beginner to advanced, our instructors tailor the classes to each participant and their specific goals, while teaching them a variety of skills and techniques.

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Adult Classes and Workshops

January/May 2020 Art Classes

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Pottery

Mondays, 1/6 – 2/10, 6:30 – 9:00 PM, $210
Mondays, 2/24 – 3/30, 6:30 – 9:00 PM, $210 (postponed)
Mondays, 4/13 – 5/18, 6:30 – 9:00 PM, $210

Tuesdays, 1/7 – 2/11, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM, $210
Tuesdays, 2/25 – 5/31, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM, $210 (postponed)
Tuesdays, 4/14 – 5/19, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM, $210

This pottery class explores both hand building and wheel throwing techniques for beginners through advanced students. Instructor will determine where you are in the learning process and help guide you through projects of your choice.

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Glass Fusion/Personalized Jewelry

Tuesdays, 4/7 – 5/12, 7:00 – 8:30 PM, $150

Design unique pieces of jewelry using various techniques on metal such as stamping, texturing, and casting resin. Students will also learn glass cutting and design techniques to create a colorful dish and pendant of layered glass.

 

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Writing in Ink

Thursdays, 4/16 – 4/30, 6:00 – 8:00 PM, $100

Discover traditional calligraphic styles of hand lettering in this class. Become an 18th century engrosser whose Copperplate letters come from a pointed metal nib dipped in ink. Pen messages using Middle Age style letters written with fancy double lines. Develop the rhythm of a graceful classic italic alphabet done with modern parallel cartridge pens and fountain pens. Your supply fee includes pens for you to keep.

 

Teen/Adult Workshops

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Creative Felting

Thursday, 3/12, 5:30 – 7:30 PM, $60

The delicacy of soft wool provides an entirely new dimensional art medium to explore in this one visit workshop. No paint or mess here as you create a landscape, either from suggested layouts or your own favorite location. You will select wisps of colored fibers and tuck those gently into a wool backing using a specialized needle to “paint” your scene.
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Pottery Open Studio

Friday, 3/20, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM, $55 (postponed)

Come use the studio and supplies to create pottery of your choice. Participants may use the wheels or hand-build. Must have been enrolled in a previous class or workshop to participate in the open studio.

 

 

 

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Artistic Animals in Acrylics

Thursday, 3/5, 5:30 – 7:30 PM, $60 (postponed)

 

The delicacy of soft wool provides an entirely new dimensional art medium to explore in this one visit workshop. No paint or mess here as you create a landscape, either from suggested layouts or your own favorite location. You will select wisps of colored fibers and tuck those gently into a wool backing using a specialized needle to “paint” your scene.
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Pottery Open Studio

Friday, 3/27, 6:30 – 12:30 PM, $35 (postponed)

Create a unique piece of art work on foil using embossing, tooling, repousse or overlay techniques.

 

 

 

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Acrylic Pour using "Puddling" and "Bottle Bottom" Techniques

Saturday, March 28, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM (postponed)

We will explore Acrylic Pour through the “puddle” technique as well as the “bottle bottom” technique, both resulting in very different results from the “dirty pour” technique offered in a previous workshop. All the craze and nothing traditional about it, this delightfully unpredictable style of painting makes everyone an artist. 

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Botanicals in Oil Pastel

Saturday, 4/4, 10:00 – 12:00 PM, $35

Learn different techniques for using oil pastels while creating a drawing of a flower of your choice.

 

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Watercolor Florals

Monday, 4/6, 1:00 – 3:00 PM, $35

Explore a variety of watercolor techniques while creating a spring time floral painting!

 

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Fused Glass Open Studio

Saturday, 4/18, 1:00 – 3:00 PM, $45

Use our space and glass supplies to create a project of your choice! Participants will be able to use on 12 x 12 piece of glass in addition to scraps, noodles, and frit. Participants must have taken one of our glass workshops prior to attending the open studio.
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Sculpting Clay Succulents

Wednesday, 4/29, 6:30 – 8:30 PM, $45

Using a variety of hand building techniques, sculpt various clay succulents for your home!

 

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Landscapes in Acrylic

Monday, 5/4, 6:30 – 8:30 PM, $35

Learn various brush techniques and application of acrylic paint to create a unique landscape!

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Wheel Throwing

Wednesday, 5/13, 6:30 – 8:30 PM, $45

This is a great introduction to the pottery wheel as well as a fun night out with friends. Participants will learn the step by step process for creating bowls on the pottery wheel.

 

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Clay Wall Planters

Monday, 5/18, 1:00 – 3:30 PM, $45

Create a clay planter for air dry plants using a variety of hand-building techniques.

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