Weekend Workshops

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PORCELIAN CERAMIC

In this weekend workshop students experiment with porcelain and gain insight into the characteristics of the medium. Daily demonstrations on a variety of hand-building techniques such as clay pinching, coiling, slab construction and tiles will prepare students to work independently on their own projects. Surface treatments, slip application and glazes will also be covered.

Mae Mougin

WW: July 8, 15, 22, 29

Saturdays

10am-1pm

Cost: $200

INSPIRED WRITING 

Come explore the relationship between writing and studio art in this weekend workshop. Students will investigate watercolor, collage and acrylic painting while broadening their writing practice. Whether writing with paint or encorporating image engaging in mixed media will help bring about new perspectives.

Sarabelle Prince

July 8,15, 22, 29

August 5,12,19

Saturday

10am-12pm

Cost: $40/daily

STUDIO PAINTING

Studio Painting classes provide open instruction to artists of all levels. Students work at their own pace and in their own style using any painting medium while receiving individual guidance and personal instruction from class faculty. Weekly courses will conclude with class critiques to discuss the work, composition, painting concepts, and process as well as reflect on the overall learning experience. Indoor and outdoor easels are provided as well as basic studio materials.

Bill Nagel

WW: July 15-16

Saturday & Sunday

10am-1pm

Cost: $80

WATERCOLOR

This course explores the properties of traditional watercolor painting as well as other water-based mediums such as tempera, gouache and acrylic paint. Various techniques will be taught through daily demonstrations on the use of washes, dry brush, wet-on-wet and dynamic color mixing to maximize the intrinsic qualities of the medium and in turn give students more control over their individualized practice.

*This class is sponsored by Winsor & Newton

Jim Bergesen

WW: July 22-23

WW: August 19-20

Saturday & Sunday

10am-1pm

Cost: $80

COLLAGE

Cut ‘n’ paste a wide array of materials to construct new and dynamic images. Instruction, technical exercises, discussion and demonstrations will be part of the daily experience as participants discover how paper, fabric, text, and image can be manipulated to great effect.

Sally Egbert

WW: July 29-30

Bill Nagle

WW: August 12-13

Saturday & Sunday

10am-1pm

Cost: $80