Visual Arts Workshops and One-Day Events

 

Chalk Pastel: Snowman
for teens & adults
with Mary Underwood
Dec. 12, 3-5 p.m.
$27 class fee, $7 materials fee


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Beginner Watercolor: Snowy Pines
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Dec. 12, 4-5 p.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee
Learn beginning watercolor techniques and paint dark pines in blowing snow.

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Beginner Drawing: Pine Trees
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Dec. 12, 5-6 p.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee
Learn basic drawing techniques while sketching your own personal forest of pine trees.
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Clay Tree Candleholder
for grades 6 & up, adults
with Sandy Rill
Dec. 12, 6-7:30 p.m.
$15 class fee, $7 materials fee


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Winter Bird Watercolor
for grades 5 & up
with Rebecca Ollikainen
Dec. 14, 10-11 a.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee
Paint a mini watercolor of a tiny, bright winter bird.

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Mom & Me Cookie Plate
ages 2-5, adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Dec. 17, 1-1:45 p.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee
No charge for parent/guardian
ALL STUDENTS MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT FOR THE ENTIRE CLASS!
Paint your own Christmas cookie plate to put out for Santa!
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Watercolor Nutcracker
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Dec. 17, 4-5 p.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee

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Wine Cork Ornaments
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Dec. 17, 5-6 p.m.
$10 class fee, $6 materials fee
We’ll make pretty drop ornaments for the tree out of wine corks and bright beads.

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Needle Felted Ornaments
for grades 1 & up
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Dec. 17, 6-7 p.m.
$15 class fee, $5 materials fee
Kids will create soft felted ornaments for the tree.

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Needle Felted Snowy Scene
for teens & adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Dec. 17, 7-8 p.m.
$18 class fee, $5 materials fee
Learn the basics of the needle felting technique as you create a textured winter scene.

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3D Christmas Cards
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Dec. 18, 4-5 p.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee

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Felt Christmas Tree
for grades 3 & up, adults
with Nancy Nelson- Brotz
Dec. 21, 9-10 a.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee
Make a soft, colorful miniature Christmas tree out of felt squares.
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“Snow Place Like Home” Canvas
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Dec. 21, 10-11 a.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee
Paint a snowman under a snowy night sky on an 8”x10” canvas.

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Hand-Printed Holiday Cards
for grades 3 & up, adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Dec. 21, 11 a.m. – noon
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee
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New Year’s Vision Board
for teens & adults
with Heather Denning
Jan. 9, 6-8 p.m.
$15 class fee, $5 materials fee
Set your 2020 off to a positive start by making a board with images and affirmations to carry you through the year, providing inspiration and motivation.

Simple Weaving for Kids
for grades 1 & up
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Jan. 14, 7-8 p.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee

Polar Bear Kids’ Day Out
for grades 1-6
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Jan. 20, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
$30 class fee, $15 materials fee
Kids can spend the day off from school at the Arts Center, creating art featuring polar bears, igloos, the northern lights, dog sleds, and more! We’ll also enjoy some polar bear cookies. Students should bring a packed lunch.

Soft Pastel Water Lily
for adults
with Mary Underwood
Jan. 21, 3-5 p.m.
$27 class fee, $7 materials fee

Ice Candles
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Jan. 21, 7-8 p.m.
$10 class fee, $8 materials fee
Create a cool textured candle using wax and ice!

Heirloom Baby Bonnet
for teens & adults
with Deborah Fazenbaker
Jan. 25, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
$17 class fee, $10 materials fee
Optional custom embroidery $5
Make a baby bonnet from a handkerchief. Please specify whether you’d like materials for a boy or a girl, and if you’d like personalized embroidery, please provide the name you want when registering.

Oil Pastel Valentine
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Jan. 28, 7-8 p.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee
Create a brilliantly-colored Valentine for someone special.

Ice Dyed Scarf
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Feb. 1, 10-11 a.m.
$10 class fee, $8 materials fee
The easiest, most foolproof way to dye a silk scarf! Create a one-of-a-kind accessory for yourself or as a present.

Valentine’s Mason Jar Votive
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Feb. 4, 7-8 p.m.
$10 class fee, $6 materials fee
Create a pretty candleholder using glass jars adorned with cut sheet music (or bring your own bits of scrap paper, book pages, etc. to use as decor.)

Soft Pastel Chickadee
for adults
with Mary Underwood
Feb. 5, 3-5 p.m.
$27 class fee, $7 materials fee

Valentine’s Zentangle
for ages 10 & up, adults
with Lisa Ruschman
Feb. 6, 6-8 p.m.
$30 class fee, $10 materials fee
Lisa is a certified Zentangle instructor. You may have heard of this art form; now learn the fundamentals, history, and unlimited potential of Zentangle, creating beautiful art that’s also a tool for meditation and relaxation.

Painted Silk Mandala
for teens & adults
with Janeane Hall-Grisez
Feb. 8, 10 a.m.-noon
$25 class fee, $7 materials fee

Needle-Felted Owl
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Feb. 11, 7-8 p.m.
$15 class fee, $6 materials fee

“Frozen” Kids’ Day Out
for grades 1-6
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Feb. 18, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
$30 class fee, $15 materials fee
Join us for a day of “Frozen”-inspired art projects and dance! Bring a white cotton t-shirt to ice-dye. Students should bring packed lunches.

“Be Mine” Painted Canvas
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Feb. 18, 6-7 p.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee

Chalk Pastel Big Sky
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Feb. 18, 7-8 p.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee

Chalk Pastel “Autumn Flight”
for adults
with Mary Underwood
Feb. 19, 3-5 p.m.
$27 class fee, $7 materials fee

Preschool “Frozen” Snowflake Art
for ages 3-5
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Feb. 20, 10-10:45 a.m.
$8 class fee, $5 materials fee
Little ones will create a colorful, textured snowflake picture.

Watercolor Candle
grades 5 and up, adults
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Feb 25, 6-7 p.m.
$10 class fee $5 material fee

“Frozen” Canvas
for all ages
with Nancy Nelson-Brotz
Feb. 25, 7-8 p.m.
$10 class fee, $5 materials fee
Paint Elsa and Olaf in a “Frozen”-inspired snowy scene.