Adult Workshops

Did you always want to paint, but were unsure about your skills with a brush? Instructor, Genie Appel-Cohen will show you all the techniques to create your own art masterpieces. In this not-to-be-missed workshop, you will learn blending, build-up, and scrape down techniques. We will cover simple color theory and composition. Create the art that's in your heart, with oil pastels!

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  • Start Date: Jan 21, 2019
    Day of the Week: Monday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $165.00

Explore non- traditional tools for painting with alcohol inks. We will create stunning landscapes, exciting florals and loose abstracts on unconventional materials suited for this unique medium. Absolutely no artistic painting experience is required for the class, this amazing medium will do a lot of the work for you and you will go home with home with several completed brilliant and energetic paintings.

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  • Start Date: Jan 20, 2019
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $100.00

Learn a great new way to draw, using both line and washes to create unique images from still life subject. This is very fun!

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  • Start Date: Jan 20, 2019
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Beth Sloat
    Fee: $165.00

Document a trip, write a poem, tell a story or just create a beautiful work of art in a sculptural book format. Using the structure of a 'flag book', students can use their own photos, incorporate collage materials and add stamped or hand written text to personalize the pages of their book with multiple points of view. Fabric will be used to wrap the cover of their book to compliment the pages.

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  • Start Date: Jan 21, 2019
    Day of the Week: Monday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 3 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Andrea Huffman
    Fee: $165.00

Learn how to draw the basic anatomical structure of the human form while applying the principles of foreshortening and lighting theory. Emphasis is placed on the accurate representation of the anatomical details through observation. Our goals are developing comprehensive, finished tonal value figure study and achieving the three-dimensionality of the figure in space.

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  • Start Date: Jan 20, 2019
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $150.00

Create a work of art in fabric using iron on fusible web to _glue_ the fabric pieces together. Students can design a detailed image or an abstract design using a variety of fabrics. Texture or shading can be added with decorative stitching paint, buttons, bead or shells if desired. Finished collages will be matted, ready to frame.

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  • Start Date: Jan 20, 2019
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 1 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Andrea Huffman
    Fee: $95.00

In this workshop you'll be guided to experiment by activating the canvas with intuitive, gestural mark making, throwing compositions off balance, obliterate focal points and learn how to move beyond fear and doubt in painting abstractly. We will begin by exploring several quick study approaches for compositional ideas, with emphasis on spontaneity. The elements and principles of design will be examined and implemented. An important foundational concept for artists is constraint, simplicity and editing excess, less is more. Bring your biggest brushes and join a liberating, fun-filled 2-day art adventure. Bring a bagged lunch and wear worry free clothing.

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  • Start Date: Jan 20, 2019
    Day of the Week: Sun & Mon
    Class Time: 10 AM - 5 PM
    Weeks: 2 day
    Instructor: Eydi Lampasona
    Fee: $250.00

Developing connections is what a lot of jewelry making is all about! In this workshop you will learn ways of forming and soldering chains and links using sterling silver to create a necklace and/or bracelet. We will finish it all off with a few variations on clasps to fit your design. Demonstrations on fabrication skills such as soldering, forming, using a jewelry saw, drilling, and surface textures/ finishes will be covered.

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  • Start Date: Jan 20, 2019
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Lisa Johnson
    Fee: $170.00

Learn to quickly recognize and capture the basic form of assorted flowers, how to maintain lovely color in both light and shadow, and how to use specific brushwork to create beautiful, lifelike flowers and leaves. Assorted flowers are provided.

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  • Start Date: Jan 20, 2019
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    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 2 day
    Instructor: Diane Reeves
    Fee: $250.00

Focusing on composition, proportion, and color value scale, students work on long poses adding watercolor to proportional drawing. A single pose provides students with the opportunity to see shapes, forms and planes within the figure and its surrounding environment and the ability to render them accordingly in watercolor. (Bring lunch for a 30- minute break.)

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  • Start Date: Jan 20, 2019
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Janet Onofrey
    Fee: $150.00

Using Digital images of landscapes- Students will explore the techniques and colors of landscapes, buildings, clouds and water scenes using watercolor. We will experiment with gradient washes, sponging, scratching, dry brushing, masking, wet-on-wet and more. Some drawing ability helpful

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  • Start Date: Jan 21, 2019
    Day of the Week: Monday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Janet Onofrey
    Fee: $165.00