Draw on a styrofoam printing plate
to design an animal. Then choose
two or three colored inks that will
be rolled separately on the plate to
pull a fantastic print!
Join in as we take a look at the
food art of oil painter Wayne
Thiebaud and render a sweet
treat in oil pastels.
Paint with Paper
Use torn paper in light, medium
and dark shades to interpret
values. Collage them into a
Artists will be able to choose from
a variety of Picasso masterpieces
to use as an influence. Then they
will create a similar version using
collage and paint.
Etch a beautiful high-contrast
animal on an inked surface and
see how to render realistic fur,
eyes, highlights and mid-tones.
Winter Moonlight Trees
Join us for this step-by-step watercolor workshop where we create light trees against a dark background. A fun class for beginners & seasoned artists that produces spectacular results!
Embossed Aluminum Design
Artists will emboss designs on
aluminum sheets and give it an
antique finish. They will extend
the pattern to the border with
Using oil and chalk pastel, we will create color portraits from black & white photos (supplied by the instructor) in a technique that is sure to surprise even the skeptical!
Adult, Teen and Family Art Workshops
Wildlife - Birds
Join in the joy as we paint our fine feathered friends in acrylics! In this workshop each participant will choose just a handful of colors to paint the bird of their choice as we concentrate on design and value.
Whatever the weather, blooms are bursting in our wildflower garden. Learn how to paint wet-in-wet with watercolors and use one-stroke brushwork for petals, leaves and grasses in acrylics. It's wild!