Visual Arts Workshops and One-Day Events

 

Advanced Post-Production Photography
for adults
with Don Miskowich
9 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Saturday, May 18
$39 class fee
$7 materials fee
(Get a $5 discount if you are taking Intro to Photography this session.)
An extended photography workshop on post-production: color correction, high dynamic range, and focus stacking.

Soft Pastel Yellow Tulips
for teens & adults
with Mary Underwood
3-5 p.m.
May 20
$27 class fee
$7 materials fee

Soft Pastel Lighthouse
for teens & adults
with Mary Underwood
3-5 p.m.
May 23
$27 class fee
$7 materials fee

Chalk Pastel Chickadee
for teens & adults
with Mary Underwood
3-5 p.m.
Jun. 3
$20

Harry Potter Black & White Canvas Set (includes 4)
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
5-6:30 p.m.
Jun. 3
$25

Drip-Paint Flower Pots
for all ages
10-11 a.m.
Jun. 4
$15

Women’s Art Journaling II
for teens & adults
with Heather Denning
5:30-8 p.m.
Jun. 5
$26

Mosaic Birdbath
(3-Day Workshop)
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Jun. 8, 15, 22
$80
Limit of 6 students
Create a bright mosaic birdbath to enjoy in your garden for years to come.

Painted Wine Bottle
with Fairy Lights
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Jun. 10
$30
Turn a wine bottle into a bright decor piece with a garden motif in acrylic paint and some tiny LED lights.

Oil Pastel Flowers
for all ages
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Jun. 11
$15

Shibori Workshops
with Sandy Shelenberger
10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Jun. 15 or Aug. 10
$25
Shibori is a Japanese cloth-dyeing technique in which cloth is shaped and secured in a variety of ways, such as binding and knotting, before being dyed with indigo. Students in these workshops will create a yard of dyed cloth. Extra cloth will be available for purchase from the instructor, or students may bring a silk or cotton item to dye.

Kids for Positive Change: Bees, Bugs, & Birds
for grades 1-12
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
9:30 a.m.- noon
Jun. 17
$25
Raise awareness about the creatures with which we share the world, and create crafts that will help protect them.

Summer Clay Project
(2-Day Workshop)
with Gillian DiPofi
11 a.m.-noon
Jun. 17, 24

Crater Candles
for all ages
1-2 p.m.
Jun. 17
$10

Silk Galaxy Scarf
for all ages
5-6 p.m.
Jun. 17
$20

Nature Art
for all ages
9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Jun. 18
$25

Cigar Box Purse
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Jun. 18
$48
Limit of 9 students
Repurpose an old cigar box into a fun purse using paint, beads, fabric, and more.

Intro to Enamel
for teens & adults
with Delinda Mariani
6-8 p.m.
Jun. 20
$43
Learn beginning enameling technique to create a piece for yourself or to give as a gift.

Mini Mosaic
for all ages
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Jun. 19
$25

 

Red, White, & Blue Bandanna Wreath
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
7-8 p.m.
Jun. 25
$38

Potter Painting Party: Harry’s Glasses & Lightning Bolt
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
5-6 p.m.
Jun. 26
$13
Harry Potter fans of all ages can paint an 8×10 canvas featuring Harry’s glasses and lightning bolt scar in Gryffindor red and gold.

Explore Colored Pencils
for ages 14 – adult
with John Plymak
noon-2 p.m.
Jun. 29
$28
Students will begin with a sketch, then focus on color blending, mixing, and shading using colored pencils.

Family Sunflower Canvases
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
6:30-7:30 p.m.
Jul. 1
$13 per person
The whole family can attend this class together and paint up to 4 8×10 canvases.

Needle Felted Summer Flowers
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
6:30-8 p.m.
Jul. 2
$24

Ice Dyed Silk Scarf
for all ages
5-6 p.m.
July 2
$20

Tie-Dyed T-Shirt
for all ages
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Jul. 8
$10
Bring a white cotton T-Shirt and dress for a mess!

Kids for Positive Change: Orangutans & Elephants
for grades 1-12
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
9:30 a.m.-noon
Jul. 8
$25
Raise awareness about the creatures with which we share the world, and create crafts that will help protect them.

Mosaic Pendant
for all ages
5-7 p.m.
Jul. 8
$25
Create a one-of-a-kind piece of jewelry with colorful glass.

Summer Zentangle©
for ages 10 – adult
with Lisa Rushman
6-8 p.m.
Jul. 11
$30 class fee
$10 material fee
Lisa is a certified Zentangle instructor. Learn the fundamentals, history, and unlimited potential of this fun, meditative artform. Create something beautiful while simultaneously learning how to use art as a tool for meditation and relaxation.

Miniature Quilt
for all ages
with Pamela Amy
9 a.m.-noon
Jul. 13
$30
Create a miniature quilt using simple hand stitches with the English Paper Piercing Technique. No experience necessary.

Mandala Workshop
with Heather Denning
5:30-8 p.m.
Jul. 17
$26

Branch Weaving
for all ages
10 a.m.-noon
Jul. 22
$15
This rustic form of weaving on a Y-shaped branch loom can be enjoyed by experienced weavers and beginners alike.

Paint a Monet
for all ages
10-11:30 a.m.
Jul. 23
$10

Beachy Wine Glass Votive
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
6:30-8 p.m.
Jul. 23
$22

Jackson Pollock Outdoor Painting Party
for all ages
10-11:30 a.m.
Jul. 24
$15
Weather permitting — dress for a mess!

Mosaic Stepping Stones
for all ages
5-6 p.m.
Jul. 24
$15

Oil Pastel Abstract
for all ages
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Jul. 29
$15

Picasso Workshop
for all ages
10-11:30 a.m.
Jul. 29
$10
Paint a portrait in the style of Pablo Picasso.

Oil Pastel Landscape
for all ages
6:30-8 p.m.
Jul. 30
$15

Kids for Positive Change: Sharks & Sea Turtles
for grades 1-12
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
9:45-12:15 p.m.
July 31
$25
Raise awareness about the creatures with which we share the world, and create crafts that will help protect them.

Potter Painting Party II: Hedwig
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
5-6 p.m.
Jul. 31
$13
Harry Potter fans of all ages can paint an 8×10 canvas featuring Hedwig the owl.

Potter Painting Party III: Deathly Hallows Starry Sky
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Aug. 7
5-6 p.m.
$13
Harry Potter fans of all ages can paint an 8×10 canvas featuring the Deathly Hallows symbol against a starry night sky.