Classes are small group classes that are open to beginners. Do you want to dabble in a new art form or pick up tips from an instructor? Or, are you looking for a short series to further explore an art form? Either way, we have something for you. Come, bring a friend and create at The Art Lab. All materials are provided. Our instructors are professional teaching artists and have all had a national background check completed. Teens must be enrolled in high school.
Introduction to Portraiture
Starting with the form of the skull students will refine seeing values from light to dark. This class will explore both charcoal and pencil. Students will learn to blend angles into curves while learning subtractive drawing with various erasers. Learn to create facial features with various emotional states culminating the final project.
$125 / session
Tuesdays November 6 – 20th (no class Nov. 27th, December 4th (four sessions)
7:00 – 9:00pm
Explore variety of materials, combine painting with texture, monoprint, personal stories, and art bookmaking. Artists of any levels will find something new and exciting in this class.
$125 / session
Session A: Mondays October 1 – 22nd (four sessions)
Session B: Mondays November 5 – 19th (no class Nov. 26)th, December 3rd (four sessions)
6:30 – 8:30 pm
Above images by instructor Sofiya Inger.
Mosaic Coaster Drop In
Make your very own cut mosaic coasters using colorful glass, millefiori and mirror tiles. Create 1-2 geometric designed coasters or 1 more advanced coaster with shape designs. Use glass snips, glue and grout to construct these beautiful useful pieces of art. What great handmade gifts for the holidays.
2:00 – 4:00pm
Monet Watercolor Intensive
Have you ever been interested in painting in watercolor? This intensive will focus on the process of using watercolor. It will include layering in thin washes, painting from light to dark, paint mixing and effects using artist quality watercolors tubes. No experience is necessary and all materials are included. Focus will be on the process of watercolor and with Monet’s expressive brushstrokes there will be no one painting a like. Included in this workshop is the postcard of Monet’s water lilies and a mat board frame.
10:00 – 4:00pm