Art Classes13-18 Year Old Classes
January/May 2020 classes
Thursdays, 1/9 – 2/13, 6:00 – 7:30 PM, $150
Are you ready to get your hands dirty? Patience and a high tolerance for messy hands is a must for learning this fun way to create pottery. Students will learn the basic steps for creating bowls and cups on the pottery wheel.
Glass/Fusion Personalized Jewelry
Tuesdays, 2/18 – 3/31, 6:00 – 7:30 PM, $150
(no class on 3/17)
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.
The Art of Portraiture
Learn the correct proportions in learning to draw the portrait in many different positions. This class will experiment with various media along the way and teach techniques with the various media.
Saturdays, 4/11 – 5/16, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM, $175
One Day Workshops
Glass Fusion Dish
Friday, 1/10, 6:30 – 8:30 PM, $45
Create a unique dish using layers of class while learning glass cutting and design techniques to create a colorful dish.
Alcohol Ink Exploration
Thursdays, 1/16 and 1/23, 1:30 – 3:30 PM, $65
Join us for a fun afternoon of experimentation with alcohol inks! We will use several kinds of surfaces for our paintings as we create non-objective images full of vibrant color and visual interest. Supplies will be furnished.
Drawing with Prismacolor Colored Pencils
During this prisma colored pencil workshop, you will choose one of three landscape pictures to create. During class, you will learn techniques for shading, highlighting, and blending colored pencils. We will also explore was to add texture. At the end, you will have a framed mini 2 by 3 inch work of art plus the knowledge to create even more!
Saturday, 1/18, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM, $35
Early American Writing circa 1776
Thursday, 1/23, 4:00 – 8:00 PM, FREE
Celebrate National Handwriting Day and John Hancock’s birthday with a FREE experience in writing with a dip pen and ink, plus an assortment of modern calligraphy pens. Step back to 1776 to letter your own message the way Alexander Hamilton wrote, or pen a document like the US Constitution.
Friday, 1/24, 6:30 – 8:30 PM, $45
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.
Acrylic Pour on Canvas
Saturday, 2/1, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM, $60
All the craze and nothing traditional about it, this delightfully unpredictable style of painting proves everyone can be an acrylic artist. We will dirty pour several small canvases and then create a one of a kind “friendship” pour that can be separated once dry and given away to cherished friends.
Tuesdays, 2/4 and 2/11, 5:30 – 7:30 PM, $60
Coffee Pour Over
Friday, 2/7, 6:30 – 8:30 PM, $45
In this class within a class, an owner from Course Coffee Roasters will explain how to chose, grind, measure and pour a great cup of coffee. Sample some of their fresh roasted coffee while we construct our own ceramic pour overs from slabs of clay.
Fused Glass Coasters
Wednesday, 2/12, 6:30 – 8:30 PM, $45
Wood Plank Wall Art
Saturday, 2/22, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM, $45
Using various size wood planks, we will paint a variety of textures and colors of your own choosing and then assemble them to make a 3-D work of art that showcases your taste and choice of color scheme.
Thursday, 3/5, 5:30 – 7:30 PM, $60
Pottery Open Studio
Friday, 3/20, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM, $55
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.
Artistic Animals in Acrylics
Monday, 3/23, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM, $35
Friday, 3/27, 6:30 – 12:30 PM, $35
Create a unique piece of art work on foil using embossing, tooling, repousse or overlay techniques.
Botanicals in Oil Pastel
Saturday, 4/4, 10:00 – 12:00 PM, $35
Monday, 4/6, 1:00 – 3:00 PM, $35
Explore a variety of watercolor techniques while creating a spring time floral painting!
Fused Glass Open Studio
Saturday, 4/18, 1:00 – 3:00 PM, $45
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!
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!
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.