Click any of the links below for details and registration Introduction to Encaustic join Deborah Kapoor to learn all about the art of wax in this six hour introductory workshop Saturday February 4th Ceramic Wheel Throwing join Shelly Vollstedt for this three week course on the potter’s wheel Saturdays, February 11-25
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Creative Clay Night resumes this Friday at artEAST.
Grab a friend and have some messy fun this Friday. Create three-dimensional art in a relaxed and open setting. Creative Clay meets monthly on the fourth Friday of most months and is $55 for members and $60 for nonmembers.
Looking for something a little more …
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Thursdays, 12–1:30pm, March 9–June 1 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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Second session now enrolling: Thursdays, March 2 -April 6, 6:30pm–8:30pm (6 sessions each)
Instructor: Linda Harold
Join Instructor Linda Harold and learn the basic “how-to’s” of oil painting. If you have painted before, join us for a refresher and quickly move on to working at your own pace. We will begin with different types of brushes and how …
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Saturday, January 14, 10am–12pm
Instructor: Priyanka Parmanand
This is a beginner level class where you will learn the basics of water colors. This class will introduce you to variety of simple supplies and tools you need to know when you start working with watercolors. Watch short demos given by instructor and explore …
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Saturday, February 4, 10am–4pm
Instructor: Deborah Kapoor
Discover the ancient technique of encaustic painting! Made of beeswax, damar resin and pigment, it is recognized for its luminous layering capacity to build rich surfaces. The process involves heat fusing layers of paint together to create smooth and textured finishes. Basic techniques are covered in this workshop …
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Saturdays, February 11, 18 & 25, 6–9pm (3 sessions)
Bring a friend and enjoy 3 weeks of ceramics instruction on the potter’s wheel with instructor Shelly Vollstedt. Students will spend the first two weeks learning to throw pottery and successfully build ceramic pots using the hypnotic and tactile potter’s wheel. You’ll …
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New Dates: Saturdays, May 20, 1–4pm and June 3, 1–3pm (2 sessions)
Instructor: Sarah Dalton
Learn the basics of photography composition in this two day workshop with Instructor Sarah Dalton. Students will have the opportunity to practice what they’ve learned and return for a second session to discuss and expand on their own photographic …
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Instructor: Gail Baker
Mono print portraits… with mixed media.
In this workshop we begin with Touch Drawing to create several mono print portraits (intuitive, quiet, sensual, slow) on archival tissue paper and rice paper. When these pieces dry (about 1/2 hour) We”ll embellish them with Nupastels, ink, and watercolor …
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Saturday, February 25, 10am–4pm
Instructor: Jacqui Beck
This workshop will give you a good introduction to incorporating a variety of media into paintings.
You will learn: creating and using collage materials, stamping, stenciling, incorporating drawing materials (colored pencils & watercolor crayons). There will also be an introduction to scratching, sanding, scraping, and other …
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Saturday, April 1, 11am–1pm
Make felted eggs to celebrate the return of life after Winter’s thaw this spring. This drop-in workshop is open to all ages with parental participation as needed. Felting can be messy, please dress accordingly.
Create your own unique art pieces you will cherish for years to come. Families are encouraged …
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