Class Schedule

SUMMER 2017

“Coptic Bookbinding”
Instructor: Anna Low, Purplebean Bindery     www.purplebeanbindery.com
Wednesday, August 30 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Price per student: $50.00
Minimum number of students:    5  Maximum:  10

Materials required:  Please bring a hard cover book, no larger than 8.5” in any direction, to cut up and recycle the covers for your blank book! Instructor will supply the rest of the materials.
Learn one of the classic bookbinding stitches – coptic binding.  The coptic binding is an ancient way to sew together a book with wonderful contemporary applications.  It’s a great binding technique to learn and master both for beginning bookbinders and experienced book artists.  In this class we will focus on constructing a blank book, paying special attention to cover materials, page paper and the overall design of books as decorative and functional objects.  Students will leave class with their own bound book in addition to instructions and tools to continue making coptic bound books.
No bookbinding experience is necessary.

“Fun with Watercolors” – Beginner
Instructor: Ronnie Brunnock
Tuesdays: September 5, 12, 19 and 26
Time: 11:00 – 2:00
Price per student: $100
Minimum number of student: 3 Maximum: 5

Description: Learn the basics and bring your paintings to a new level.

Materials: Instructor will provide a list of needed supplies.


Gelatin Printmaking
Instructor:  Molly Mains
Wednesday, September 13    1:00 – 5:00
Price per student:  $45
Minimum number of students:  3     Maximum: 7
Instructor will supply most materials.  A suggested list of materials to bring will be emailed.
Description:
Gelatin printing is a form of mono printing in which each print is unique.  A gelatin slab is used as the printing plate with water soluble inks used to create the images.  The inks, gelatin plate, and paper will be supplied.  Each participant will be emailed a list of items to bring to supplement the materials being used.  This class is all about process, experimentation and play!  Beware – you may become addicted!

FALL CLASSES
Sip and Paint with Watercolors
Instructor:  Kit Linnell
Tuesday, September 26  5:00 – 7:30
Price per student:  $40
Minimum number of students:  3     Maximum:  8
Instructor will supply art supplies, though if you have an exacto knife, please bring it.
Drink like an adult, and paint like a kid.  This will be a fun evening of producing an abstract watercolor – no previous experience in watercolor required AT ALL.
You will fling salt, fling paint, use knives, scratch the paper, use plastic wrap, use tissue paper, use a lot of water, use almost no water….and laugh and have fun.  You will leave with an abstract watercolor painting, by either following along with what the instructor does, or exploring your own inner child.  And while you are busy having fun, you’ll actually learn some basic watercolor techniques painlessly.Bring your adult beverage of choice, we’ll provide the glasses and appetizer.  We’ll provide arts supplies, though if you have an exacto knife please bring it.
Sign up with a friend or loved one, or an enemy you want to be friends with.  Oh, and wear something you don’t  mind getting messy in.
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PLEASE NOTE!

Classes that have specific dates and time frames with an overall class registration fee need to be paid in advance in order to guarantee a space since spaces are limited .

  • Cancellation Policy: If a class is canceled you will be notified by phone or email at least one day prior to class at which time, students will be offered to sign up for another class or full refund.
    Refunds: Anyone withdrawing from a class will receive a full refund upon written notification three weeks before such schedule class begins, if after three weeks a $25.00 fee will be charged and the remaining amount will be returned to student.

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SUMMER 2017

“Realistic Landscape” – Acrylic painting
Instructor:  Varvara Harmon   www.varvaraharmon.com
Date:  Sunday, June, 25  10:00 – 2:00
Price per student:  $55
Students supply their own materials (a list will be available prior to the first class).
Possible materials fee of $30 for those who do not have arts supplies.  This would be paid directly to instructor.
Minimum number of student:  4 Maximum:  10

Description:  Acrylic is a great media to paint with, despite if you are a new or advanced artist!  It provides endless range of texture and effects.  During class you will be learning new techniques and create a painting.  Be prepared to have fun while being provided with very detailed instructions.  Along with her years of  teaching experience, our instructor, Varvara Harmon, is an international award winning artist and the author of many art instruction books.

Portraits
Instructor:  Donna Kantor
Monday, June 26  4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Price per student:   $35
Minimum number of students:  4   Maximum: 8
Instructor will supply materials for class
Description: Learn essential principles of portraiture to draw realistic portraits, to form and sculpt features with value and blending.

“Truly Understanding the Wonderful Medium of Watercolors”
Instructor: Lynn Driscoll
Dates: Weds. June 28th, July 5th and July 12th.
Time: 12:00 – 3:00
Price per student: $75.
Minimum 4 – Maximum 10 students.
Instructor will email supply list to students to bring to class.Description: Watercolorist, Lynn Driscoll, will get you moving with these fun filled classes on “ how to do ” for the beginner painter and show you how easy some of the skills are. Even if you have experience under your belt she still can show you more and take you to your next level. In this series of classes you will be amazed at the abundance of information and skills taught. You will be able to practice at home between classes which will make it much easier for you to move on to more techniques.

Putting The Water Back Into Watercolor – offered again!
Advanced Beginner/Intermediate
Instructor: Madeline Wikler www.madelinewikler.com

Mondays, 2-4 p.m., July 10 – August 14
Price per student: six sessions $150
Minimum number of students: 4 Maximum: 8
Students supply their own materials (a list will be available prior to the first class).

Description: Let’s explore ways to enhance our images through wet-and-wet, glazing, pouring, and the creative use of color. Along the way we will discuss and apply the basic elements and principles of design. Classes will begin with a short demo, followed by ample painting time. Students will be encouraged to bring, but break free from their reference materials. Some watercolor experience helpful.

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“Fun with Watercolors” – Beginner
Instructor: Ronnie Brunnock
Tuesdays: July 11, 18 and 25
Time: 10:00 – 1:00
Price per student: $75
Minimum number of student: 3 Maximum: 5

Description: Learn the basics and bring your paintings to a new level.
Materials: Instructor will provide a list of needed supplies.


Colored Pencils”
Instructor : Lynn Driscoll
Date: Thursday, August 10th and 17th
Time: 12:00 – 2:00
Price per student: $40.
Minimum 4 – Maximum 10 students.
All materials will be supplied by instructor. Feel free to bring your own supplies.

Description: Leave that adult coloring book at home and come find out how colored pencils can be so inspiring. Instructor, Lynn Driscoll will show you how to apply and layer colored pencil and make your piece of art so realistic. She will supply plenty of reference photos to work from. This is truly a fun filled class.


“Sunrise and Sunsets”
Instructor Lynn Driscoll
Dates: August 10th and 17th
Time: 3:00 – 5:30
Price per student: $50.
Minimum 4 – Maximum 10 students.
All materials will be supplied by instructor. Feel free to bring your own supplies.

Description: Watercolorist, Lynn Driscoll, will be offering these two fun filled classes on “ how to do” for the beginner painter. There is nothing more beautiful then painting those summer sunrises and sunsets, and its so easy to accomplish. Even if you have experience she still can show you more and take you to your next level. She will teach you how to mix just a few pigments together making many new beautiful colors along with teaching many exciting and easy techniques.


“Fun with Watercolors” – Beginner
Instructor: Ronnie Brunnock
Tuesdays: September 5, 12, 19 and 26
Time: 11:00 – 2:00
Price per student: $100
Minimum number of student: 3 Maximum: 5

Description: Learn the basics and bring your paintings to a new level.

Materials: Instructor will provide a list of needed supplies.

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PLEASE NOTE!

Classes that have specific dates and time frames with an overall class registration fee need to be paid in advance in order to guarantee a space since spaces are limited .

  • Cancellation Policy: If a class is canceled you will be notified by phone or email at least one day prior to class at which time, students will be offered to sign up for another class or full refund.
    Refunds: Anyone withdrawing from a class will receive a full refund upon written notification three weeks before such schedule class begins, if after three weeks a $25. fee will be charged and the remaining amount will be returned to student.

    CLASS SCHEDULE
  • REGISTRATION FORM