Adult Classes

Instructor: Lillie Morris Learn how to create your own collage material using a variety of acrylic painting techniques. Make your own unique collage papers with paint, patterns, textures and expressive marks, to create simple, but dynamic collages. Let your creativity run wild, as we will explore abstract composition, play, make a mess, and have a whole lot of fun in the process. This one day workshop includes a break for lunch. The first half of the day will be spent demonstrating a variety of techniques for creating unique one-of-a-kind collage papers. The second half of the day will be spent assembling the papers we’ve created into exciting abstract compositions.   Learn More
First class:
Saturday, May 19, 2018 -
10:00am to 5:00pm

A different type of art! This workshop is geared towards art enthusiasts wanting to learn how to manipulate wood stain into pieces of art. With wood as the canvas, students will learn to apply different color stains to make the designs they choose - think painting with stains. These beautiful one of a kind pieces on wood are sure to be conversation starters. This class will also provide the building blocks for refinishing wood furniture with an art twist.   Learn More
First class:
Saturday, May 5, 2018 -
10:30am to 1:00pm

Students will enjoy learning the basics of head painting in watercolors as they work from a different live model each week. This course will cover the basics of planes and anatomical proportions of the head. Students may paint in the medium of their choice; watercolor, acrylic, or oil. Various painting techniques will be demonstrated and individual guidance will be tailored to the students preferred medium of choice.   Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 -
6:30pm to 9:00pm

This independent study is for the more advanced ceramic student only. Students will be able to work at their own pace with their own objectives and goals in mind. Ceramic firing time will be available at a once a week schedule.   Learn More
First class:
Thursday, May 31, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm

When dealing with photography, lighting can be just as import as the subject. This workshop is for the photography enthusiast who wants to learn more about the wrong and right ways to use lighting. With our skilled instructor leading the way, students are sure to gain confidence with general photography lighting. This class will also go over Speed lite/light off camera flash.  Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Students will explore ceramic wheelwork techniques in this class. Instruction will be tailored to the individual skill level of each student. Using the wheel as a tool, forms will be thrown, altered and assembled to create various functional vessels of various shapes and forms. Glazing techniques will also be addressed. The supply fee covers 22 ½ pounds of clay, tools, glazes and firing. Students must provide a clean towel each week.  Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 -
6:00pm to 8:30pm

Celebrate Spring, and your imagination in this one day ceramic workshop. There will be an additional day (TBD) to paint your Spring creations. This class is open for adults, and also for youth ages 5+ to join along with adult registration. A perfect mommy and me activity.  Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Open Subject - Learn how to capture the beauty of watercolor. The class will help you acquire confidence in the application of modern watercolor techniques such as wet into wet washes, graduated washes, and the use of salt and masking fluid. Demonstrations, individual guidance, and a step-by-step approach will provide the foundation needed to achieve exciting results.  Learn More
First class:
Thursday, April 26, 2018 -
6:30pm to 9:00pm

Summer takes full bloom in this class. Learn to paint vibrant spring floral arrangements. Students will set up their own floral still life and then through a series of mini-demos by the instructor students will gain proficiency in painting flowers, leaves, and stems. Curriculum will focus on composition, lighting, value, color, and texture. Professional watercolor techniques including washes, layering of color, and the use of masking will be demonstrated. Mastering various watercolor techniques will help students develop their own personal style. A supply list will be provided upon registration.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 4, 2018 -
6:30pm to 9:00pm

Students will gain knowledge in a variety of approaches to still life watercolor painting in this class. Beginning and experienced watercolorists will benefit from personalized instruction with a focus on composition, lighting, value, color and texture. Demonstrations will include professional watercolor techniques to include washes, layering of color, and the use of masking. A supply list may be downloaded from our website or at registration once confirmed.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 9, 2018 -
6:30pm to 9:00pm