Class Schedule

SPRING 2017

Composition
Instructor:  Donna Kantor
Monday, June 5  4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Price per student:   $30
Minimum number of students:  4   Maximum: 8
Instructor will supply materials for class

Description: Covering a few general rules to demystify and remove fears about an area of art that is so very important to the success of an artwork.

“Let’s Start a Daily Art Journaling Practice”
Instructor: Kim Dubay
Wednesdays: June 7, 14, 21
Time: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Price per student: three sessions $75
Minimum number of students: 3 Maximum: 8

Description: Have you ever thought about keeping a journal? Not the kind you write your thoughts and feelings in, but an “Art Journal”. You’ll learn how to document your days with basic drawing, painting and pasting. Join me and I’ll share how I create a journal that’s personal and meaningful.
Please bring: a permanent fine tip black pen, some double-sided tape or glue stick, a blank book* and any personal papers or photos you’d like to include. After the first class, students will have a better idea what to purchase and bring with them to the remaining classes. I’ll bring basic art supplies to share.

*I’ll have a few blank journals and some art supplies for sale.


Color and Value
Instructor:  Donna Kantor
Monday, June 12  4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Price per student:   $30
Minimum number of students:  4   Maximum: 8
Instructor will supply materials for class
Description: Emphasis on developing an eye for seeing VALUE in black and white and translating that into color to create not only form but to also learn your own color voice!

“Fun with Watercolors” – Beginner
Instructor: Ronnie Brunnock
Tuesdays: June 13, 20 and 27
Time: 11:00 – 2:00
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.


“Draw, Draw and Draw”
Introductory Class for the beginner.
Instructor: Lynn Driscoll
Dates: Thursdays, June 15th and 22nd.
Time : 11:00-1:00
Price per student: $ 50.
Minimum: 4 – Maximum 10 students.
All materials will be supplied by instructor.

Description: This introductory class will simply help teach you how to draw the very basics. Whether you create with watercolor, oils or pastels first of all you have to know how to put the lines down and draw your composition. The first class will teach you how to see the lines and shapes, in the second class shading will be added to your drawing to help create form. It’s truly not as hard as it looks! Lynn will make it easy and simple and get you on your way of a life time of drawing and sketching.


“Playing With Pastels” Landscapes
Introductory Class for the beginner.
Instructor : Lynn Driscoll
Dates: Thursdays, June 15th and 22nd
Time: 2:00 – 4:00
Price per student: $50.
Minimum 4 – Maximum 10 students.
All materials will be supplied by instructor. Feel free to bring your own supplies.

Description: These two introductory classes will get you started in the medium pastels. It’s a fun easy way to work on composition, color and creation for those of you looking to begin a new passion in the arts. In the first class we will study on how to put this exciting medium down on paper and play with color and shape. In the second class we will put everything together for a final masterpiece.


“4 Paintings – 4 Techniques”  Acrylic paintings 6”x6”
Instructor:  Varvara Harmon   www.varvaraharmon.com
Date:  Sunday, June, 18 10:00 – 4:00
Price per student:  $75
Students supply their own materials (a list will be available prior to the first class).
Possible materials fee of $35 for those who do not have arts supplies.  This would be paid directly to instructor.
Minimum number of student:  4 Maximum:  10
Description:  Mastering painting skills on small 6” x 6” paintings – great for  daily painters and people who want to improve their skills quicker!  You will learn all aspects of painting from drawing to learn the value, paint realistic, impressionistic and pallet knife paintings.

Textures
Instructor:  Donna Kantor
Monday, June 19  4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Price per student:   $30
Minimum number of students:  4   Maximum: 8
Instructor will supply materials for class
Description: A nuts and bolts approach on translating visual texture to your drawings and paintings.  Mixed media.

 

“Fun with Flowers – Arranging for Beginners” – workshop
Instructor:  Judy Alderman
Monday, June 19  12:00 – 2:00
Price per student:   $25
Minimum number of students:  3   Maximum:  8
Instructor to provide flowers and greens with a $10 materials fee paid directly to instructor at class.
A supply list will be available prior to class.
Description:  Learn the basics of a simple, yet elegant, colorful, summer floral design for your home that you can make and take home.

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.


“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.

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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

SPRING 2017

“4 Paintings – 4 Techniques” Acrylic paintings 6”x6”
Instructor: Varvara Harmon www.varvaraharmon.com

Date: Sunday, May 7 10:00 – 4:00
Price per student: $75
Students supply their own materials (a list will be available prior to the first class).
Possible materials fee of $35 for those who do not have arts supplies. This would be paid directly to instructor.
Minimum number of student: 4 Maximum: 10

Description: Mastering painting skills on small 6” x 6” paintings – great for daily painters and people who want to improve their skills quicker! You will learn all aspects of painting from drawing to learn the value, paint realistic, impressionistic and pallet knife paintings.


“Sip and Paint With Watercolors”
Instructor:  Kit Linnell
Saturday May, 20  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.
Bring your adult beverage of choice, we’ll provide the glasses and appetizer.
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.
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.

“Fun with pallet knife” – Acrylic painting with pallet knife
Instructor: Varvara Harmon www.varvaraharmon.com

Date: Sunday, May 21 10:00 – 4:00
Price per student: $75
Students supply their own materials (a list will be available prior to the first class).
Possible materials fee of $35 for those who do not have arts supplies. This would be paid directly to instructor.
Minimum number of student: 4 Maximum: 10

Description: Learn how easy and fun it is to paint with a pallet knife! 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


Composition
Instructor:  Donna Kantor
Monday, June 5  4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Price per student:   $30
Minimum number of students:  4   Maximum: 8
Instructor will supply materials for class

Description: Covering a few general rules to demystify and remove fears about an area of art that is so very important to the success of an artwork.

“Let’s Start a Daily Art Journaling Practice”
Instructor: Kim Dubay
Wednesdays: June 7, 14, 21
Time: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Price per student: three sessions $75
Minimum number of students: 3 Maximum: 8

Description: Have you ever thought about keeping a journal? Not the kind you write your thoughts and feelings in, but an “Art Journal”. You’ll learn how to document your days with basic drawing, painting and pasting. Join me and I’ll share how I create a journal that’s personal and meaningful.
Please bring: a permanent fine tip black pen, some double-sided tape or glue stick, a blank book* and any personal papers or photos you’d like to include. After the first class, students will have a better idea what to purchase and bring with them to the remaining classes. I’ll bring basic art supplies to share.

*I’ll have a few blank journals and some art supplies for sale.


Color and Value
Instructor:  Donna Kantor
Monday, June 12  4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Price per student:   $30
Minimum number of students:  4   Maximum: 8
Instructor will supply materials for class
Description: Emphasis on developing an eye for seeing VALUE in black and white and translating that into color to create not only form but to also learn your own color voice!

“Fun with Watercolors” – Beginner
Instructor: Ronnie Brunnock
Tuesdays: June 13, 20 and 27
Time: 11:00 – 2:00
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.


“Draw, Draw and Draw”
Introductory Class for the beginner.
Instructor: Lynn Driscoll
Dates: Thursdays, June 15th and 22nd.
Time : 11:00-1:00
Price per student: $ 50.
Minimum: 4 – Maximum 10 students.
All materials will be supplied by instructor.

Description: This introductory class will simply help teach you how to draw the very basics. Whether you create with watercolor, oils or pastels first of all you have to know how to put the lines down and draw your composition. The first class will teach you how to see the lines and shapes, in the second class shading will be added to your drawing to help create form. It’s truly not as hard as it looks! Lynn will make it easy and simple and get you on your way of a life time of drawing and sketching.


“Playing With Pastels” Landscapes
Introductory Class for the beginner.
Instructor : Lynn Driscoll
Dates: Thursdays, June 15th and 22nd
Time: 2:00 – 4:00
Price per student: $50.
Minimum 4 – Maximum 10 students.
All materials will be supplied by instructor. Feel free to bring your own supplies.

Description: These two introductory classes will get you started in the medium pastels. It’s a fun easy way to work on composition, color and creation for those of you looking to begin a new passion in the arts. In the first class we will study on how to put this exciting medium down on paper and play with color and shape. In the second class we will put everything together for a final masterpiece.


“4 Paintings – 4 Techniques”  Acrylic paintings 6”x6”
Instructor:  Varvara Harmon   www.varvaraharmon.com
Date:  Sunday, June, 18 10:00 – 4:00
Price per student:  $75
Students supply their own materials (a list will be available prior to the first class).
Possible materials fee of $35 for those who do not have arts supplies.  This would be paid directly to instructor.
Minimum number of student:  4 Maximum:  10
Description:  Mastering painting skills on small 6” x 6” paintings – great for  daily painters and people who want to improve their skills quicker!  You will learn all aspects of painting from drawing to learn the value, paint realistic, impressionistic and pallet knife paintings.

Textures
Instructor:  Donna Kantor
Monday, June 19  4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Price per student:   $30
Minimum number of students:  4   Maximum: 8
Instructor will supply materials for class
Description: A nuts and bolts approach on translating visual texture to your drawings and paintings.  Mixed media.

 

“Fun with Flowers – Arranging for Beginners” – workshop
Instructor:  Judy Alderman
Monday, June 19  12:00 – 2:00
Price per student:   $25
Minimum number of students:  3   Maximum:  8
Instructor to provide flowers and greens with a $10 materials fee paid directly to instructor at class.
A supply will be available prior to class.
Description:  Learn the basics of a simple, yet elegant, colorful, summer floral design for your home that you can make and take home.

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.

__________________________________________________________________________________________________________

“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.

___________________________________________________________________________________________________

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