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Youth Drawing and Painting Summer Camps

Monday–Friday, July 31 – August 4 Ages 7–11

9am–12pm Youth Drawing Camp A whole week filled with cute little animals? Count me in! There will be lions, and tigers and bears, oh my! As well as animals that go quack, moo and baa. And ones that fly, swim and slither. Drawing has never been so much fun! We …

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Summer at artEAST

Summer at & around artEAST: so many options for art!

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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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Colored Pencil Night Out

6:30–9:30pm, Friday, July 21

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.

All supplies provided, including quality Prismacolor …

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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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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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Call for July: Artist in Residence

Open Call for Art

Open Call for Artist in Residence – A Public Arts Project Create an Installation using Recycled Materials

Proposals Due: April 9, 2017

Curator: Anna Macrae

artEAST is excited to partner with the City of Issaquah, Friends of Lake Sammamish State Park, and Recology CleanScapes to bring together art, recycling, and …

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Adventures in Printmaking Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 9am–12pm, June 26–June 30 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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3-D Mixed Media Summer Camp

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

Instructor: Sandra Sinanan

Discover your inner artist and gain skills that will last a lifetime. Join us as we explore a variety of art media, including acrylics and watercolors, sculptural wire, textiles, wood and clay. Each day, we’ll focus on a different medium, creating an individual “art …

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Teen Photography Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 1m–4pm, August 14–18 Ages 11–17

Instructor: Larissa Herbert

Have fun experimenting by taking digital photos from different perspectives: up high, down low, getting close, stepping back, moving around the subject to photograph it from different sides… Find a point of interest or focal point before taking the picture and learn how to highlight it. …

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Creative Illustration Teen Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 9am–12pm, August 21–25 Ages 11–17

Instructor: Gail Baker

Creative Illustration is for students with active imaginations who like to draw and paint.  We’ll be diving into playful exercises, developing concepts and characters in their environments through illustration. Basic design principles and color exploration set the foundation for your …

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Teen Mask Making Summer Camp

Monday–Friday 1-4pm, August 21–25 Ages 11–17

Instructor: Gail Baker

We live in a land of forests, mountains, lakes, and rivers.  The animals calling this place home are plentiful and beautiful. We can get to know them as we study their forms and build them in wearable, 3-dimensional headdresses.  The …

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