Adult Workshops

Color Mixing For Pastel Portraits

Our focus will be on a variety of NO FEAR techniques including blending, cross hatching, scumbling, feathering, coupled with basic instruction on how to get the best results with colors and how they work together in harmony. Bring your lunch so we can continue comparing notes together! We will work from a live model.

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  • Start Date: Feb 18, 2019
    Day of the Week: Monday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Kris Smith
    Fee: $195.00

Color Mixing Made Simple

Color mixing may be intuitive for some people, but most artists need some kind of reliable way to get to the colors we need. This workshop offers a very simple, hands-on opportunity for you to learn how to confidently mix virtually any color you desire. Both Oil and Acrylic painters are welcome.

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  • Start Date: Feb 18, 2019
    Day of the Week: Monday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Diane Reeves
    Fee: $145.00

Create Beautiful Paintings With Oil Pastels

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: Feb 18, 2019
    Day of the Week: Monday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $165.00

Intuitive Abstract Painting

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: Feb 17, 2019
    Day of the Week: Sun & Mon
    Class Time: 10 AM - 5 PM
    Weeks: 2 day
    Instructor: Eydi Lampasona
    Fee: $250.00

It's In The Bag

Make a fashion statement at the farmer's market or beach with your own original fabric tote bag. Each participant will design their bag using various fabric paints, photo transfers, stamps and stencils. A hand carved stamp will be created to print on the bag, that can also be used for future projects. A variety of techniques will offer a wide range of options to create a functional work of art!

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  • Start Date: Feb 18, 2019
    Day of the Week: Monday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 3 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Andrea Huffman
    Fee: $165.00

Large Scale Figure Drawing (Advanced)

Begin with gesture and contour drawings from a live model on a large scale. Focusing on composition, proportion, and value scale, students work on long poses using a 26 x 48 format or larger. Drawing on large or life-size formats 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 values of grey. (Bring lunch for a 30-minute break.)

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  • Start Date: Feb 17, 2019
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Janet Onofrey
    Fee: $195.00

Mixed Media Florals

Join us for a fun Mixed Media Floral workshop where we will create unique and beautiful floral blooms. Students will use a variety of materials including watercolors and acrylics to create works of art, no artist painting experience is required, students will leave with a piece ready to frame.

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  • Start Date: Feb 17, 2019
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Jacalyn Gmoch
    Fee: $100.00

The Mandala Workshop

As artists, we often turn inward to explore and develop our own artistic vision. Workshop instructor, Genie Appel-Cohen, has been a practicing Buddhist, art teacher, and award winning artist for over 25 years. In this inspiration workshop, guided meditation, music, and examples of artistic imagery, helps artists explore and define their own artistic voice.

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  • Start Date: Feb 17, 2019
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 3 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Genie Appel-Cohen
    Fee: $100.00

Trecandis (Broken Plate Mosaics)

Recycle your broken plates, figurines, glass, or porcelain into wonderful decorative vases, outdoor planters or sculpture in the style of Antoni Gaudi. Learn how to glue and grout in this fun creative workshop. Bring your own clay pot and broken pieces, we have some glass, grout is provided.

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  • Start Date: Feb 17, 2019
    Day of the Week:
    Class Time: 10 AM - 1 PM
    Weeks: 2 day
    Instructor: Barbara Wasserman
    Fee: $150.00

Watercolor Landscape Painting

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: Feb 18, 2019
    Day of the Week: Monday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Janet Onofrey
    Fee: $165.00

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  • Start Date: Feb 17, 2019
    Day of the Week: Sunday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Lisa Johnson
    Fee: $170.00