Adult Workshops

Using still life's as subjects, students will explore basic color usage, brushes, paper and mixes. We will experiment with gradient washes, sponging, scratching, dry brushing, masking, wet-on-wet and more. This "Basic" session will make you comfortable using this medium and enjoy the flow of color. Some drawing ability helpful.

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

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 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

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

Learn how to paint the anatomical details of the human form while properly mixing the skin tones and applying the principles of the color theory. Emphasis is placed on properties of the color, cool and warm color variations and representing the textures. Our objective is to complete a finished figure painting study, while exploring the traditional old masters_ painting methods and techniques.

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  • Start Date: Mar 15, 2019
    Day of the Week: Friday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 3 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $150.00

Learn the fundamentals of 1, 2 and 3-point perspective while drawing still life, interior and outdoor environments with buildings. Applying the rules of perspective in cityscapes and architectural details, properly using the tonal value, light sources and cast shadows. Discover the principles and techniques of atmospheric perspective that enhance distance. Students will complete the projects using pencil, ink, and/or charcoal.

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  • Start Date: Mar 1, 2019
    Day of the Week: Friday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 3 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $150.00

Everyone says your paintings are beautiful and now it_s time to start sharing your artwork on Social Media and start applying to exhibitions. Get an insider_s step-by-step lesson on simple ways to edit, save, and send photographs of your artwork. Gain a basic understanding of the mystery of pixels, how to properly label your images, and the art of entering in competitions.

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  • Start Date: Mar 1, 2019
    Day of the Week: Friday
    Class Time: 10 AM - Noon
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Teresa Kirk
    Fee: $30.00

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: Feb 17, 2019
    Day of the Week: Sun & Mon
    Class Time: 10 AM - 5 PM
    Weeks: 2 day
    Instructor: Eydi Lampasona
    Fee: $250.00
  • Start Date: Feb 23, 2019
    Day of the Week: Sun & Mon
    Class Time: 10 AM - 5 PM
    Weeks: 2 day
    Instructor: Eydi Lampasona
    Fee: $250.00

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

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

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

In addition to discussing photographic processes that have encouraged photographers to experiment with new visual languages,ÿthis workshop primarily focuses on Palladium/ Platinumÿprinting,ÿchemical processes that have captivated fine artÿphotographersÿfor almost 200 years. The prints have aÿvastÿtonal range and a greatly decreasedÿsusceptibilityÿto deterioration compared to silver-based or inkjetÿprints. They areÿcommonly printed on 100% rag papers, and the process has been mainly appreciated for its aesthetic qualities, often characterized by soft, gray tonalities. As a result of the process, each print is totally unique. (Tuition includes a $50 materials fee and a light lunch).

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  • Start Date: Mar 29, 2019
    Day of the Week: Friday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 3 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Allan Pierce
    Fee: $250.00

Recycle paper to make paper beads, you can paint, draw and embellish your beads, learn how to turn junk into something very feminine and pretty. Bring your own found objects.

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  • Start Date: Mar 11, 2019
    Day of the Week: Monday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Jane Levy
    Fee: $115.00

Create your own clay necklace, earrings, bracelet or brooch components to strive or attach to jewelry findings _ Make your original adornments.

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  • Start Date: Mar 18, 2019
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 10 AM - 3 PM
    Weeks: 2 day
    Instructor: Cynthia Zmetronak
    Fee: $125.00

Learn the Secrets that professional artists having been using throughout the ages. An interactive look into how an artist is able to shift perspective to be able to create amazing images. In a fun environment, you will learn how to improve your artwork through using these special techniques and tools. Color secrets will be a big part of our workshop.

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  • Start Date: Mar 8, 2019
    Day of the Week: Friday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Renee Plevy
    Fee: $165.00

Learn to use ink drawings in a sketchbook and enhanced by watercolor to capture a scene. Composition, color, perspective and textures are just a few elements to create a study that can be painted in your studio. Tips for traveling with watercolors make it enjoyable and efficient. Some drawing experience helpful. Materials included. Please purchase your choice of a travel sketchbook not larger than 8x10.

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  • Start Date: Mar 11, 2019
    Day of the Week: Monday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 2 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Janet Onofrey
    Fee: $120.00

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

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
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    Class Time: 10 AM - 1 PM
    Weeks: 2 day
    Instructor: Barbara Wasserman
    Fee: $150.00

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: Mar 25, 2019
    Day of the Week: Monday
    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: Feb 18, 2019
    Day of the Week: Monday
    Class Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Weeks: 1 day
    Instructor: Janet Onofrey
    Fee: $165.00