Category Archive: Workshops

Learning opportunities from working artists

Felting Night Out

6:30–8:30pm, Saturday, August 19

Instructor: Elizabeth Jackson

 

Learn to needle felt in this fun and engaging evening of art with friends and refreshments. Enjoy a relaxing and entertaining night out creating your own felted animal to take home.

Learn to create 3-dimensional sculpture using loose wool and needles with instructor Elizabeth Jackson. All materials …

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Call for July: Teach:LEARN Exhibit

Open Call for Juried Art: Calling all artEAST Students!

artEAST is presenting an exhibition for three weeks in July highlighting artwork inspired by classes at artEAST. This is an opportunity for artEAST students to experience a full jury process and have your work available to sell at artEAST.

In addition to student art, Instructor work will also be on …

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Acrylic Paint Night Out

Friday, August 18, 6:30-9:30pm

Instructor: Ricco DiStefano

Spend an evening with professional painter Ricco DiStefano learning tips and tricks to to complete your own one of a kind art piece while NOT copying from the masters. Ricco will lead the group in exercises to create a vibrant painting with their own hands. All you need is the …

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“Be Brave, Bold and Quick: Gesture Figure Drawing”

Saturday & Sunday, November 3 & 4, 10am–5pm weekend intensive workshop

No longer available.

Instructor: Barbara Fugate

Gesture drawings capture a sense of the model’s life spirit and action—of how they are, not what they look like. Such a drawing practice teaches us to be more compassionate observers and enthusiastic participants in our drawings.

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Youth Painting

Wednesdays, beginning October 4–November 8, 2017 4–5:30pm monthly registration Ages 9–12

No longer available.

Instructor: Ashley Richard

Art helps kids to think creatively and gives them an outlet for self expression.

Instructor Ashley Richard will teach students painting techniques and color theory beginning with watercolor painting and moving into various paint styles at each student’s own pace.

This ongoing course …

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Designing for Visual Dialogue

Wednesdays, September 6–November 1, 6:30–8:30pm 8-week course (no class October 18)

Instructor: Pamela Beer

Could your painting compositions use some fresh ideas? This class structure will give you creative confidence, the ability to discern good design, and strong tools for making well-designed abstracts. By the end of class some simple self-critique tools will remove …

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Watercolor Night Out

Friday, August 11, 6:30–8:30pm

Instructor: Priyanka Parmanand

Enjoy this summer evening painting watercolor fruits and flowers. One part inspiration and one part instruction, this will not be a usual “follow step by step” class, but relaxing interactive session to encourage artists to develop their own style and techniques. 

Snacks & refreshments provided. No previous art …

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Figure Drawing Open Studio

Mondays, 10am–2pm, drop in only ongoing, email to register

 

Coordinators: Ellen Borison & Lee Berry

These open model sessions offer participants the opportunity to practice drawing from the nude model without instruction.

Some prior figure drawing experience is helpful. Participants must supply their own papers and drawing materials. Drawing benches and easels are available for your …

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Spring Art Courses for 2017

New Courses Added! Defy the rain and soak yourself in art this spring.

Whether you’re looking for a Night Out or have your days free, we’ve got art courses for everyone. Are the Kids Going Stir Crazy? Are you a Serious Artist or just wanting to Dip Your Toe in the Art …

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Portfolio Creation Night

Interested in pursuing a career in ART?

Join us for this free informational night and learn what goes into creating a portfolio for college admission, internships, exhibitions and gallery entry.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 7-8:30pm

Free. RSVP to artEAST ASAP to ensure we have enough space. Representatives from local colleges and …

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Silver Fusing Workshop

Saturday, November 12, 10am–2pm  

Instructor: Jamie McKay

Create an exquisite fine silver link bracelet featuring a bead dangle and custom clasp. Session starts with torch & studio safety and covers all the tips and techniques needed to fuse fine silver wire. Students will finish their bracelets with a hammered technique that catches the light beautifully. Your jewelry …

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Holiday Flameworking Workshop

Saturday, November 19, 10am–2pm

Instructor: Jamie McKay

Get a jump start on making some fun holiday gifts for friends and family! Students will be introduced to the basic techniques of working borosilicate glass rod on a bench-mounted torch to create unique holiday items, such as swizzle sticks, icicle ornaments, and swirly drop pendants. Glass work …

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Summer Camps at artEAST

LET YOUR CREATIVITY FLOW in our Art Camps for kids ages 7-17 this July & August at artEAST in downtown Issaquah. Morning & afternoon camps available in printmaking, mixed media, colored pencil, ceramics, digital, sculpture & recycled arts:

Aug 1-5 (ages 7-11) AM Muddy Buddies Clay Camp get dirty making …

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ISD Art Docent Training

Please join us for these Art Docent training sessions. These workshops will be held October through May and are open to all school Art Docents. Sessions will feature hands-on demonstrations of materials and techniques, lesson plan sharing and the opportunity to connect, problem solve and support one another. See below for training dates and topics, please click the …

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Business of Art Workshops

Thank you for your interest in our workshops. Unfortunately, we don’t have any offerings in this category this term. Please check back later once our next session of workshops is published. Workshop offerings change every 4 months, in early January, May, and August.

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Writing Workshops

Thank you for your interest in our workshops. Unfortunately, we don’t currently have any offerings in this category. Please check back later once the next session of workshops is published. Workshop offerings change every 4 months, in late fall, late spring, and late summer.

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