Category Archive: Workshops

Learning opportunities from working artists

Acrylic & Mixed Media: Making it Better

Saturday & Sunday, May 14 & 15, 10am–4pm (2 sessions) cancelled

Instructor: Jacqui Beck

This class is for intermediate to advanced artists who have experience painting in acrylics. You should also have an interest in painting expressively (rather than strictly realistically). If you’re not sure if the class is for you, contact …

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Creative Clay Exploration: a Facilitated Ceramics Studio

Fridays, January 22, February 26, March 25, April 22 or May 27, 6:30–9:30pm

Instructor: Juliette Ripley-Dunkelberger

This is a fun and stress-free opportunity for the whole family to learn more about clay in a historic building with a gallery atmosphere.  Each session will begin with a demonstration of a featured project, then …

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Colored Pencil Drawing Class

Thursdays, 12–1:30pm, April 28–May 19, or May 26–June 16, (4 sessions each) sessions added

 

Instructor: Ekta Gupta

Remember the joy that a new box of colored pencils filled you with, as a child? Come experience the same thrill while learning additional techniques to use this versatile, portable and easily accessible medium. No drawing experience or …

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Zentangle Beyond Basics

Tuesdays May 31, June 7 & 14, 12–2pm (3 sessions) just added

Instructor: Juliette Fiessinger, CZT

The Zentangle Beyond Basics classes will build on what you learned in the Intro class and continue your journey by gaining additional depth and understanding of the Zentangle® method. These classes will help you expand …

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Figure Drawing Open Studio

Mondays, May 2–June 27 (no sessions May 16 or 30) 9:30am–11:30am (short pose), 12–2pm (long pose) (7 weeks)

Coordinators: Ellen Borison & Lee Berry

These open model sessions offer participants the opportunity to practice drawing from the nude model without instruction. For the morning short pose session, the first hour will typically be spent on 1, 2, …

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Evening Figure Drawing Open Studio

2nd & 4th Tuesdays, May 10, 24, June 14, 28, July 12, 26, August 9 & 23, 7–9:30pm (8 sessions)

Facilitator: Ellen Borison

This will be a mixed session, consisting of both nude and clothed, short and longer narrative poses, suitable for gesture painting as well as drawing.

Some figure drawing experience is helpful. …

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Youth Art Workshop Series

Fridays, May 13-27, 4:15-6:15pm (Session IV)

Instructor: Jason Liekhus

It’s no secret – kids love art! Painting and drawing stimulate creativity, teach patience through perseverance, and enrich the academic lives of young people.

Instructor Jason Liekhus will expose young artists to new theories and concepts such as color theory, composition, perspective, sight measuring, and …

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“Zentangle at Night” Workshops

“Zentangle at Night” Intro to Zentangle, 2nd Thursday, May 12, 6:30-8:30pm Beyond Basics, 4th Thursday, May 26, 6:30-8:30pm

Instructor: Juliette Fiessinger, CZT

You asked and we listened. Juliette is now offering her Zentangle courses on Thursday evenings: one “Intro” and one “Beyond Basics” class each month.

Zentangle® is an easy to learn …

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“Color Exploration” Workshop

Sunday, June 5, 10am–4pm

Instructor: Gail Baker

I’m a painter, a fiber artist, and a teacher. I want to offer you as much as I can about color, especially how to make the most of pigments and paints and the relationships between colors. This workshop is about testing, pushing, mixing and …

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Brilliant in Business: Innovation Skills for Business Leaders

Brilliant in Business

Saturday June 18 or Friday June 24, 8am–12pm

Instructor: Andrea Ramage and Jacqui Beck

For Business Professionals in Management and Leadership Roles Business leaders are just beginning to discover what artists already know: the associative mind is the wellspring of creative ideas, and the must successful people in any field know how to harness it. …

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Creative Clay Exploration: a Facilitated Ceramics Studio

Fridays, June 24, July 29, August 26, 6:30–9:30pm

Instructor: Juliette Ripley-Dunkelberger

This is a fun and stress-free opportunity for the whole family to learn more about clay in a historic building with a gallery atmosphere.  Each session will begin with a demonstration of a featured project, then students are free to explore …

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Adventures in Printmaking Camp

Monday–Friday 9am–12pm, July 11–July 15 Ages 11–17

Instructor: Leslie Nan Moon

There are more ways to work with ink on paper than simply with a paintbrush or pen. Printmaking will literally show you how to make your mark on the world. Use your hands, your thoughts, and new skills to give your unique voice …

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Club Mud Clay Camp

Monday–Friday 1-4pm July 11–15 Ages 11-17

Instructor: Cyndi Moring

Get your hands and wheels turning and learn how to make cool functional pottery pieces that can be used every day! Wheel throwing and hand building techniques covered in this muddy, messy, magnificent clay camp for teens and tweens.

Students will learn basic …

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“Constructive Concepts” Drawing Camp

Monday–Friday 9am–12pm July 18–22 Ages: 11-17

Instructor: Abigail Platter

For centuries, artists have used the same basic techniques to learn how to draw everything, from what they see in front of them, to what they see in their imagination. In this introduction to concept drawing summer camp, students will take the steps …

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Colored Pencil Drawing Camp

Monday–Friday 1–4pm July 18–22, or 9am12pm Aug 2226 Ages: 11-17

Instructor: Ekta Gupta

Remember the joy of opening a new box of color pencils? The possibilities seemed endless. Come relive that feeling this summer. Spend a week (or two) with us and learn how to use this versatile, portable and easily accessible medium. No …

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“Woodland Creatures ” Paint & Digital Exploration Camp

Monday–Friday 9am–12pm July 2529 Ages 7-11

Instructor: Pamela Holderman

Step through a virtual forest while you create your woodland surroundings out of paint and on the iPad. Become an artistic explorer of the woods and create what you’ll see in the nooks and crannies around you. Create masks and bunting. Print out your designs …

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Muddy Buddies Clay Camp

Monday–Friday 1-4pm July 25–29, or 9am-12pm Aug 1-5 Ages 7-11

Instructor: Cyndi Moring

Did you know 1/3 of the earth is formed from dirt? Around the world and across the centuries, people have been creating with clay and glazes. Join your Muddy Buddy friends in a trek around the globe exploring diverse cultures and how …

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Painting with the Masters Summer Camp

Monday–Friday, 1–4pm, August 1–5 Ages: 7-11

Instructor: Priyanka Parmanand

This Summer Art Camp “Painting with the Masters” will guide students on an exciting journey of creative discovery. We’ll create fun and innovative art projects inspired by famous master painters including Picasso, Monet, O’Keeffe, and more. Using famous paintings to understand the …

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Mixed Media Youth Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 9am–12pm, August 8–12 Ages 7-11

Instructor: Gail Baker

Explore the 2-D world of paint and color in this fun and creative mixed media summer camp. Discover new techniques for creating paintings using different tools and materials to create your art.

Mixed Media allows you to mix it up: literally! While students experiment with various tools for applying paint …

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Jaipur Printmaking Summer Camp

Monday–Friday, 1–4pm, August 8–12 Ages: 711

Instructor: Priyanka Parmanand

Calling all kids! Come spend the week creating your own designs and printing them on different mediums.Learn to carve your own blocks and how to print your designs successfully. Make greeting cards, print your own scarf or tote bags, make your own designs and print them on your shirt …

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