Winter Workshops | January-February 2020

Click on any of the workshops below to learn more or to register. In many cases, Art Center members receive a discounted class fee. To learn more about becoming a member of the Art Center, visit Join, Donate or Volunteer! Also be sure to check the list of upcoming events in the margin of this website for our Weekly Drop-In Class Schedule and other workshops and events. If you have questions, give us a call!

Easy Coil Baskets |  January 10 and 17, 2020

Create wonderful baskets with the coiling method. Various twine and yarns allow for a great variety of looks, including non traditional shapes. A variety of materials create unique baskets. Coiling projects can be carried and worked on anywhere. This two-day workshop is held for three hours each day. Easy Coil Baskets is taught by Judith Deshong Hall. Learn more…

 

Ink Spots | January 25, 2020

Instructor Sandy Fritz will teach us how to work with alcohol inks in a fun and creative way. This is a great medium to play with and see what emerges as you add alcohol to the ink. Learn more…

 

 

Better Watercolor with Lee Ricks | February 8-9 | 9:30-4:30


Lee Ricks shares his 45 years of experience painting watercolor with students who wish to advance their skills or learn watercolor painting. Students begin with sketches provided by the instructor and will complete two paintings they can be proud of during this fun and informative 2-day workshop.
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Mixed Media Flowers | February 13 | 10:00-3:00

This workshop is for all painters of all skill levels. Bring your favorite medium or if you like, bring a new one with which to experiment: acrylic, oil, pastel, watercolor, ink or colored pencil and paper. Learn more…

 

 

Whimsy Poles | February 20 | 10:00-2:00

Instructor Sandy Fritz will teach us how to make a fun and festive 2 foot totem pole for indoors or out. Come with an idea or theme you want to paint. Sandy has some fun tricks to add. Keep the ideas simple so the lines and colors will shine. All supplies will be provided. Learn More..

 

Zoodles | February 21 | 1:30-4:30

This is a class inspired by Zentangle.  It focuses on a relaxing mode of creating    unique and pleasing patterns, using ink pens on paper.  Be inspired by the wise  words of Thomas Merton, “Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.”  Come and find your unique path of “Zoodling”, a calming exploration that leads one to stronger design and value. Learn more…

 

Pastels with Anna Lisa Leal | February 29 – March 1 | 9:00-4:00

Explore different methods of under-painting and hand-textured surfaces in this two-day workshop. The initial portion of the class will be a review of various pastels and pastel paper qualities including hand textured surfaces. This will be followed with exploration of different methods of under painting prior to beginning desired images. Individual help at the easel will be provided throughout the day. Anna Lisa will demonstrate her methods with hand textured boards used in some of her award winning paintings. Learn more…