Class Guide

Techniques in painting and in combining drawing, collage, and experimental materials with painting will be explored as students create artwork during this session.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Paint Explosion: Students will look at many examples of art through the ages for an inspirational starting point and then see what kind of creations their imaginations can dream up. Students will use nontraditional painting methods to create one of a kind pieces of art in new and inventive ways...all while focusing on June Theme: A World of Art. This could get messy!  Learn More
First class:
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Pencil, charcoal, and color media such as oil and soft pastels are among the materials students will use as they explore both non-objective and realistic artistic interpretation of subject matter.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 9, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Techniques in freestanding sculpture and relief designs that are meant to be seen from the front will be explored during this session. A variety of techniques such as papier mâché, assemblage, and subtractive and plaster casting will be explored.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 9, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Techniques in painting and in combining drawing, collage, and experimental materials with painting will be explored as students create artwork during this session.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 9, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Paint Explosion: Students will look at many examples of artists and their work for an inspirational starting point and then see what kind of creations their imaginations can dream up. Students will use nontraditional painting methods to create one of a kind pieces of art in new and inventive ways...all while focusing on July’s theme. This could get messy!   Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 9, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Clay Play and Ceramics: While discussing their month's theme, students will work with clay and air dry materials to create a variety of tiles, relief, and/or sculptural works.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 9, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Bracelets, Wallets & More: Students will look at the Japanese bracelet making method known as Kumihimo. Kumihimo (koo-mee-hee-mo) means: braided cord. These braids are fast and fun to make. Student will also enjoy a variety of other activities along with bracelet making and will be tailored to their skill level and interests.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 9, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Techniques in freestanding sculpture and relief designs that are meant to be seen from the front will be explored during this session. A variety of techniques such as papier mâché, assemblage, and subtractive and plaster casting will be explored.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Techniques in painting and in combining drawing, collage, and experimental materials with painting will be explored as students create artwork during this session.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Pencil, charcoal, and color media such as oil and soft pastels are among the materials students will use as they explore both non-objective and realistic artistic interpretation of subject matter.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Clay Play and Ceramics: While discussing their month's theme, students will work with clay and air dry materials to create a variety of tiles, relief, and/or sculptural works.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Bracelets, Wallets & More:  Students will look at the Japanese bracelet making method known as Kumihimo. Kumihimo (koo-mee-hee-mo) means: braided cord. These braids are fast and fun to make. Student will also enjoy a variety of other activities along with bracelet making and will be tailored to their skill level and interests.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Paint Explosion: Students will look at many examples of artists and their work for an inspirational starting point and then see what kind of creations their imaginations can dream up. Students will use nontraditional painting methods to create one of a kind pieces of art in new and inventive ways...all while focusing on July’s theme: Art in the now. This could get messy!  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 16, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Techniques in painting and in combining drawing, collage, and experimental materials with painting will be explored as students create artwork during this session.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 23, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Pencil, charcoal, and color media such as oil and soft pastels are among the materials students will use as they explore both non-objective and realistic artistic interpretation of subject matter.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 23, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Techniques in freestanding sculpture and relief designs that are meant to be seen from the front will be explored during this session. A variety of techniques such as papier mâché, assemblage, and subtractive and plaster casting will be explored.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 23, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Bracelets, Wallets & More: Students will look at the Japanese bracelet making method known as Kumihimo. Kumihimo (koo-mee-hee-mo) means: braided cord. These braids are fast and fun to make. Student will also enjoy a variety of other activities along with bracelet making and will be tailored to their skill level and interests.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 23, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Paint Explosion: Students will use nontraditional painting methods to create one of a kind pieces of art in new and inventive ways. This could get messy!  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 23, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Clay Play and Ceramics: While discussing their month's theme, students will work with clay and air dry materials to create a variety of tiles, relief, and/or sculptural works.  Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 23, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Wet on wet watercolor techniques yield soft, subtle, atmospheric results. This class will guide you through the the initial experiments as you discover the different movements of watercolor pigments and how they interact. Primarily student paintings will be wet on wet but this class will also introduce ways to control your composition. Get ready for some relaxing meditative painting and experimentation as we explore the boundaries of this traditional medium in new ways.   Learn More
First class:
Monday, July 9, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

It's the season of growth! In this Botanical Weaving workshop, students will be introduced to using pre-warped small looms. Students will also learn to incorporate yarn with found plant life, such as flowers, as they work their loom tapestries. The botanical pieces will dry in place to help create a unique work of nature art. This workshop is suitable for both adults and children—individuals and family groups as well.  Learn More
First class:
Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Learn to capture the light, atmosphere, form and pattern in nature and in the landscape through quick sketches and longer studies. Discover, with the lush tones and the rich language of mark, what’s possible with charcoal, graphite, ink, silver point and Conté while you develop skills in spatial concepts and composition. Inspiration from flowers, natural objects, master landscape drawings and photographs will be the springboards to experiment with these mediums. Develop your ability to observe, translate and transform to create unique compositions. Your observation can be enhanced by memory and invention to develop a personal vision. Demonstrations of the use of materials and individual support will accompany each session.   Learn More
First class:
Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

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