Category Archive: Workshops

Learning opportunities from working artists

August is for ART

August is for ART at artEAST and all over Issaquah. Join us for camps classes and free art in the park.

Pop Up Wednesdays

4-7pm every Wednesday in August at Pedestrian Park, join artist Charlie Morrison in creating a community mural for Fantastic Fly-In. Paint your way through canvases of paragliders over Issaquah, corner of Front …

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Fall Art Courses Now Available

artEAST’s fall schedule is now available for registration. Courses for youth and adults, now through the end of 2016. Click on any of the links below for more details and to register.

Adults

Journaling: Altered Books, August 18 & 25, 6-9pm

Join Artist in Residence Lindsay Peyton for this altered book …

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Creative Clay Exploration: a Facilitated Ceramics Studio

Fridays, June 24, July 22, 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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Evening Figure Drawing Open Studio

2nd & 4th Tuesdays, July 12, 26, August 9 & 23, 7–9:30pm (4 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. Drawing benches and easels are available …

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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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Sculpture & Recycled Art Camp

Monday–Friday 1–4pm Aug 2226 Ages: 11-17

Instructor: Rebecca Morrissey

Let’s get together and make art! In this camp you’ll learn to create the framework for sculptures of all sizes, how to support the “skin” for your final design and ways in which sculpture can express creativity not possible in two dimensional media.

Make salmon to float …

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Journaling, an Altered Book Workshop

An altered book workshop from our artist-in-residence, Lindsay Peyton.

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Mixed Media for Teens

1st & 3rd Wednesdays, September 7–October 19 or November 2–December 21, 4–6pm (4 sessions each)

Instructor: Carrie Schmitt

Each four week series will offer a variety of techniques to create unique and vibrant paintings. Based on Carrie Schmitt’s book, Painted Blossoms: Creating Expressive Flower Art with Mixed Media, each week she will share tricks and tips …

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Colored Pencil Drawing Class

Thursdays, 12–1:30pm, September 8–December 22 monthly registration

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 expertise necessary.

Each month we will focus …

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Colored Pencil for Teens

Thursdays, 4:30–5:30pm,  September 8–December 22 monthly registration 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 your Thursdays learning how to use this versatile, portable and easily accessible medium. No drawing experience or expertise necessary. Instruction …

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Youth Art Workshop Series

Fridays, September 9–December 16, 4–6pm monthly registration

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 Introduction

Friday mornings, September 9 or November 11, 10am–12pm Thursdays evenings, September 15 or November 17, 6:30–8:30pm

Instructor: Juliette Fiessinger, CZT

Zentangle® is an easy to learn drawing method that teaches you to create beautiful designs through the use of repetitive patterns. This art form can be used in many ways, from greeting cards …

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Print & Sip Night

Fridays, 6:30–9:30pm September 9, October 14, November 11 or December 9

Instructor: Leslie Nan Moon

Not your run-of-the-mill Paint & Sip Class. This is quality instruction from Leslie Nan Moon while enjoying light snacks & refreshments. All block-printing materials provided. Perfect for a date night or fun with friends. Celebrate a relaxing Friday night out …

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Oil Pastel Workshop

Saturdays, September 10 & 17, 10am–2:30pm (2 sessions)

Instructor: Peggy Braeutigam

Join Peggy in a relaxed, supportive workshop designed for beginning through intermediate artists interested in exploring some of the possibilities of working with oil pastels. Whether you have some experience with oil pastels, or are curious to know what this medium is all about …

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Figure Drawing Open Studio

Mondays, September 12–December 19, 9:30am–11:30am (short pose), 12–2pm (long pose) (15 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, and 5 minute poses; …

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Evening Figure Drawing Open Studio

2nd & 4th Tuesdays, September 13, 27, October 11, 25, November 8, 22, December 13 & 27, 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 …

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Zentangle Beyond Basics

Tuesdays, September 13–December 27, 12–2pm 4 sessions each

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 your tangle patterns library …

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Club Mud

Tuesdays, 4-6pm, September 13–December 20 (five week sessions) Ages 10-16

Instructor: Cyndi Moring

Did you know 1/3 of the earth is formed from dirt? Join instructor Cyndi Moring for Club Mud and turn dirt into pottery. You’ll learn techniques for hand building and  applying glazes, while creating architectural, sculptural and functional pieces.

All materials, glazes & firing included. Final …

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Creative Clay Exploration: a Facilitated Ceramics Studio

Fridays, 6:30–9:30pm September 23, October 28, November 18 or December 23

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 …

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iPad Art

Saturday, September 24, 6:30–9pm 

Instructor: Pamela Holderman

Learn the fundamentals of digital painting and drawing in a relaxed environment: with refreshments! Try out a new way to create using your fingers and an iPad.

This class is designed for beginners and traditional artists looking to expand their abilities while still having …

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