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Handbuilding with Clay: pottery, tiles, and sculpture with Rebekah Wostrel

$225.00

AGE OF STUDENTS: Adults and mature teens

DESCRIPTION:  Students will learn how to create dinnerware, teapots, and platters using drape molding, slab building, coil construction and other techniques. Students can also use these techniques to make sculptural forms. All projects will be glazed and fired to take home and use.

Tuesdays 6-8:30 pm,  April 24 - May 29 - 6 weeks, $225

LOCATION: Studio Six

COST AND PAYMENT INFORMATION:  $225 

CONTACT INFO: Rebekah Wostrel - rawostrel@gmail.com, www.rebekahwostrel.com

 

Jean's Gutsy Abstract Oil Painting Class by Jean Sampson

$225.00

AGE OF STUDENTS: Adults

DESCRIPTION OF CLASS: This is a class about process, about not giving up when a painting is going through an “ugly” stage. After an introduction to color and abstract art, the teacher will help you individually explore color mixing and the other elements of the language of painting. You are encouraged to use a painting knife, but brushes are fine, too. You learn by doing in this intuitive, non-academic and addictive class. We handle your inner critic, too! Supplies are NOT included.

DAY AND TIME OF CLASS:  Monday Evenings 6:00-8:30. Demonstrations on some Saturday afternoons serve as make-ups for missed classes.  Please contact instructor prior to class.  

DAY and TIME OF CLASS:  Mondays 6:00 - 8:30 pm

NUMBER OF WEEKS AND/OR BEGINNING AND ENDING DATES: 8 weeks beginning June 19th and runs for 8 weeks through August 14th.

LOCATION: The Starnes Classroom at McGuffey.  Demos on some Saturdays will be offered as make-up classes.  New students will meet for the first class introduction in Jean's studio #26B.

PLEASE CONTACT INSTRUCTOR TO REGISTER:  Jean Sampson poeartree@gmail.com (preferred), Home 434-977-7933

 

Beginning Drawing for Chickens with Jean Sampson

$225.00

AGE OF STUDENTS: Adults

DESCRIPTION OF CLASS: This is a class for non-artists who are scared to take a drawing class or who have been intimidated by a class that went too fast. Given gentle support and instruction by a teacher who also had to learn to draw, anyone can discover his or her “inner artist”. The teacher promises not to hover over you as you draw so you will experience very little ”performance anxiety” while doing the exercises. Limited to 8 students. All supplies are provided!

DAY AND TIME OF CLASS: Tuesday evenings, 6:15-8:15

NUMBER OF WEEKS AND/OR BEGINNING AND ENDING DATES:  Begins June 20th and runs for 8 weeks through August 15th. 

LOCATION: Jean’s McGuffey studio 26 B

CONTACT INFO: Jean Sampson poeartree@gmail.com (preferred), Home (434-977-7933

 

Oil Painting for Adults with Renee Balfour

From $225.00

All levels welcome!  Class is held in studio 24 at McGuffey Art Center. Students will explore the versatility of oil paint with an emphasis on materials, technique and individual style. Each class will begin with a brief demonstration and exercise involving the technical aspects of oil paint designed to further the understanding of materials and technique. Class size is limited.

Next Two Sessions:   March 6th to May 9th, and May 16th to July 13th

Monday Day Class - $385    9:30 to 1:30
March 6th to May 8th (Full - Register below for the waiting list)
 
Tuesday Day Class - $385   9:00 am - 1:00 pm
March 7th to May 9th

Tuesday Evening Class - $225  6:00 - 8:00 pm
March 7th to May 9th and May 16th to July 11th
                          
Thursday Evening Class - $300  6:30 - 9:30pm
March 9th to May 4th and May 11th to June 29th
 
Checks payable to Renee Balfour, due upon registration.

 

Children's Oil Painting with Renee Balfour
$ 285.00

8 Week Sessions
Ages 7 to 17
 
Class is held in studio 24 at McGuffey Art Center. Students will explore the versatility of oil paint while learning concepts and processes that they will be encouraged to incorporate into their own work. Students will be guided to take greater risks with artistic expression while building a better understanding of materials and techniques. Class size is limited and all ages are welcome.
 
Next Session:   March 9th to  May 14th

Thursday Class   4:00 to 6:00  
March 9th to  May 4th

Sunday Class   3:00 to 5:00  
March 12th to  May 14th
 
Checks payable to Renee Balfour, due upon registration.

 

Clay for Kids with Rebekah Wostrel

$160.00

AGE OF STUDENTS:  Kids 5-11

DESCRIPTION OF CLASS:  Kids will have fun learning how to make colorful pots, sculptures and masks.  A variety of building techniques will be taught.  Students will decorate and glaze their own pieces and all projects will be fired to take home and use!  All materials are non-toxic and food-safe.

Wednesdays 3:30-5:00 or Saturdays 10:30-12:00.

SESSION 2: (6 weeks) Wednesdays begins 3/8,  Saturdays begins 3/11

LOCATION:  Studio 6

COST AND PAYMENT INFORMATION:  6 weeks, $160  Drop ins Welcome!!  Please contact Rebekah for arrangements.  

Contact: rawostrel@gmail.com, www.rebekah wostrel.com

 

Mud Masterpieces for Children (4 week or 6 week) with Rebekah Wostrel

$110 (4 weeks)   $160 (6 weeks)  

AGE OF STUDENTS: 5 – 12 

DESCRIPTION:  Kids will have fun learning how to make colorful pottery and sculptures. A wide variety of building techniques will be taught. Projects may include: figurative (animal, human) and abstract sculptures, masks, mugs, bowls, mosaics, and much more! Students will decorate and glaze their own pieces and all projects will be fired to take home and use! All materials non-toxic and food-safe.        

Wednesdays:

March 8 - April 12, 3:30-5   (6 wks.) 
May 3 - May 24, 3:30-5 (4 wks.):  

Saturdays:  

March 11 - April 15, 10:30-12 (6 wks.)
May 6 - May 27, 10:30-12 (4 wks.)    

LOCATION: Studio Six  

CONTACT INFO: Rebekah - 434.333.0420, rawostrel@gmail.com, www.rebekahwostrel.com

 

Children's Art Class with Lee Alter
$315.00

Tuesdays 3:30-5:30 pm, March 21st to May 16th
Thursdays 3:30-5:30pm,  March 23rd to May 18th
Saturdays 2-4pm, March 25th to May 20th                                   

DESCRIPTION:  Working with positive reinforcement in the creative process to help children find their own vision and explore their intuition.  Using watercolor, sand tray work based on Carl Jung's technique, drawing and some clay.

CONTACT INSTRUCTOR.   call 434-760-9658 to register or go to www.leealterartist.com     

 

Adult Watercolors and Some Drawing with Lee Alter
$405.00

Wednesday 10am - 1pm, March 22 to May 17.  
Friday 10am-1pm, March 24 to May 19

DESCRIPTION:  

Trusting your intuition in the creative process, while exploring wet on wet technique, dry brush and some tissue paper collage work.  

CONTACT:  call 434-760-9658 to register or go to www.leealterartist.com