Class Guide

This class is designed to teach students essential functions while using a digital SLR camera.  Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Good eye-hand coordination does not come easily to a lot of people. This session will focus on the visual elements of art and how to use them to improve your drawing skills.  Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Face your fears! Watercolor is not the monster some of you believe it to be. This fun, but highly structured class will dispel any myths regarding the medium’s “unforgiving” properties.   Learn More
First class:
Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm

Work with a variety of brush styles and non traditional tools to move paint around on canvas and other surfaces.   Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Come make a Halloween inspired wall piece that you can bring out every year to display or choose your own theme.  Learn More
First class:
Saturday, October 9, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Combine drawing, collage, and experimental materials with painting during this session.   Learn More
First class:
Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Learn to interpret on paper what you see from direct observation & photographs! This basic class will focus on the elements which are the “bones” of all visual art  Learn More
First class:
Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 9:30am to 11:30am

If elements are the “bones” of art, then the principles are the “skin” that covers them. For those of you who already have a basic knowledge of drawing, this course will take you on a deeper journey.  Learn More
First class:
Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 9:30am to 11:30am

Drawing is the catalyst for most, if not all, our creative endeavors. So, let's start drawing!   Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

This session will be focused on learning handbuilding techniques and applying them to a project that will be fired and glazed.   Learn More
First class:
Saturday, August 28, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Wear your art! Learn the basics of working with polymer clay,  Learn More
First class:
Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Please join Amanda Thornton of Thorn & Finch to learn how to make a classic macramé plant hanger.   Learn More
First class:
Saturday, August 21, 2021 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Many people are not familiar with how the rich, dark values in charcoal pencils, the delicacy of vine charcoal, or the versatility of Conte crayon can create such beautiful, finished drawings.   Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Mix and match different media with paint!  Learn More
First class:
Saturday, August 28, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Inimitable and personal, these mixed media paintings are as individual as your family. Your family’s ephemera such as fabric scraps, old letters (bring copies if you wish to preserve the original), cards, and photos will add a unique twist to these colorful creations.   Learn More
First class:
Saturday, October 9, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Let's put unexpected combinations of materials and/or images together.   Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Students will be introduced to the basics of 2D DESIGN while exploring different types of paint and painting techniques.   Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

This course will address the basics of setting up and composing an appealing still life, and it will help students in painting in the still life, using the painter's tools of color, value, intensity, contrast, hard and soft edges, brushwork, and careful observation.   Learn More
First class:
Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 9:30am to 12:00pm

Can you make photographs without a camera? Yes you can!   Learn More
First class:
Saturday, August 28, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Monet, Renoir, Van Gogh! Come join the MASTERS and learn how to paint on site while enjoying the outdoors.  Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 9:30am to 11:30am

Join artist-in-residence Joseph Kameen for a four-week portrait painting workshop.   Learn More
First class:
Friday, August 6, 2021 - 10:30am to 1:00pm

Adults and teens ages 16 and up! Students will explore ceramic wheelwork techniques in this class. Instruction will be tailored to the individual skill level of each student.   Learn More
First class:
Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Adults and teens ages 16 and up! Students will explore ceramic wheelwork techniques in this class. Instruction will be tailored to the individual skill level of each student.  Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

Students will explore ceramic wheelwork techniques in this class. Instruction will be tailored to the individual skill level of each student.   Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 9:30am to 12:00pm

Have you ever wanted to draw something realistically but your drawing just fell flat?   Learn More
First class:
Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Welcome new students and continuing students can advance with their skills learned from the first session.  Learn More
First class:
Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Work with a variety of inspired media to develop new skills through sculptural methods and techniques.  Learn More
First class:
Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

This session is a great opportunity for students to enjoy the process of creating art viewed from all sides.  Learn More
First class:
Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

WORK SMALL LEARN BIG! Watercolors or acrylics will be used in a variety of experimental techniques to make beautiful images in ways you maynever have considered before  Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, November 2, 2021 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

This course will concentrate on the basic techniques of rendering a head & shoulder portrait likeness. It will begin with understanding the powerful elements & principles of art particularly form, value, texture, proportion, the interplay of light & shadow, etc.  Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 9:30am to 11:30am

Learn what it takes to be an exhibiting artist. This class will go over many different topics such as artist statements, submitting work, prepping work, photographing work, marketing, and more. Many local guest artists and community representatives will frequent this class to share their real-world experience  Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Marshes, spanish moss, shrimp boats, herons and egrets soaring overhead........Let’s paint the scenic beauty of the coastal lowcountry. Both beginning and experienced watercolorists will benefit from instruction as they explore techniques applicable to scenic landscape painting. 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. A supply list will be provided upon registration.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, September 13, 2021 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Two days of exploration and creativity on this fantastic painting surface. Using as a combination of traditional and experimenatl watercolor techniques, we will discover the possibilities of this s-m-o-o-t-h paper.   Learn More
First class:
Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 10:00am to 3:30pm

Whether you took the preliminary portrait drawing class, or are new to portrait painting, this course will provide you with much valuable information on the art of creating portraits in watercolor.  Learn More
First class:
Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 9:30am to 12:00pm