Adult Classes

January 16, Thursday 6:00-9:00 with artist Chris Stone
February 20, Thursday 6:00-9:00 with artist Crystal Osborn
March 19, Thursday 6:00-9:00 with artist Pam Vernon
April 16, Thursday 6:00-9:00 with local artist
May 21, Thursday 6:00-9:00 with local artist
June 18, Thursday 6:00-9:00 with local artist
$40 • Corks & Canvas is an art class for non-artists who have always wanted to paint. The instructor takes the class through the step by step process to complete a work of art in three hours. The fee covers all supplies and snacks. Bring the beverage of your choice!


Graphic Arts Open Studio Monday Nights with artist Mike Means
$10 per session • Monday 6:00-8:00 On Going, by appointment.
Bring a project and the instructor will be on hand to assist you. Open Studio is held in the Computer Lab. Call ahead to let Mike know you’re coming.

Photoshop Workshop with artist Mike Means
$40 • Scheduled On Request, A two day workshop 6:00-8:00 for teens and adults
Basic Photoshop for beginners covers navigation through the Tools and Palettes and basic color correction. Take a fun tour of some neat aspects and filters available to create art or just improve simple pics. Photoshop can also be scheduled upon request.

Private Tutoring On-Going – contact instructor to schedule


Fine Arts Open Studio with a Focus with artist Gay Bechtelheimer
$10 per session • Tuesday 3:30-5:00 On Going

The open studio is held in the first floor art room. Attend when you like, pay as you go.

Watercolor for Beginners with artist Gay Bechtelheimer
$110 • Scheduled On Request, Saturday and Sunday, 10am-4pm.
Bechtelheimer said, “This class is about understanding the basic techniques of watercolor. We will learn the properties of watercolor pigment and paper, how to apply washes, layer paint, and create a series of paintings.”
Supplies: two sheets of Arches 140 lb. cold press paper, #8 round watercolor brush, masonite board (Home Depot), and painters’ tape. Bechtelheimer said that she has plenty of palettes that participants can use, so there is no need to buy a palette. The paint she recommends is Daniel Smith (smallest tube) – New Gamboge, Indian Throne Blue, and Quinacridone Red.


Specialty Make-up Workshop with Gary Hall
$50 • Scheduled On Request
Want to be ready for Halloween? Learn some of the basics of ghoulish makeup with Gary Hall. This is a beginner class for anyone interested in make up for haunted houses or just plain scary fun. Zombies, vampires and ghosties, oh, my! You will learn how to make prosthetic pieces and just basic make up skills to make your undead dreams come true. Hall recently directed Frankenstein at SAAC and was responsible for the Creature’s makeup.
The $50 cost includes the basic prosthetic supplies, but each participant should bring a stage make-up kit, makeup remover or baby wipes. If you have taken the basic makeup class already, your makeup kit is sufficient. Stage make-up kits can be ordered for $25 at registration. Please advise if you are allergic to latex.

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