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Our adult classes are designed to meet the needs of the students where they are  ~ from beginner to advanced, our instructors tailor the classes to each participant and their specific goals, while teaching them a variety of skills and techniques.

2017 ADULT CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

 

Pottery with Heather Woodson  ~  This pottery class will explore both hand building and wheel throwing techniques for beginners through advanced students. Your instructor will determine where you are in the learning process and help guide you through projects of your choice. The classes are scheduled as follows: 
Mondays, 9/11-10/23, 6:00-8:30 PM, 7-week session, $215  
Mondays, 11/6-12/18, 6:00-8:30 PM , 7-week session, $215

 

Pottery with Phyllis Schulte ~ This pottery class will explore both hand building and wheel throwing techniques for beginners through advanced students. Your instructor will determine where you are in the learning process and help guide you through projects of your choice.Tuesdays, 10/3-10/24, 1:00 - 3:00 PM, 4-week sessions, $130.Tuesdays, 11/7-11/28, 1:00 - 3:00 PM, 4-week sessions, $130.

 

Color Schemes in Watercolors ~ Explore a variety of color combinations including complimentary, split complimentary, analogous and more! By allowing the color to mix on the wet paper to create wonderful neutralized areas, students will then apply the selected bright hues for contrast. Color temperature will also be explained and explored through various subjects.  Tuesdays, 10/17-11/7, 9:30am-noon, $125.   Painting Water in Watercolors with Linda Wilmes ~ Learn to paint still water and reflections, water cascading over rocks, crashing waves and a waterfall. Movement is achieved by the amount of water used, adding action and excitement to the painting. Mondays, 10/23-11/13, 6:00-8:30 pm, $125.

 

Drawing with Debbie Dirckx-Norris ~ Students will learn a variety of drawing techniques using pencil, charcoal and ink and they explore subject matter ranging from still life to linear perspective. Tuesdays, 11/7-11/28, 1:30 - 3:30 PM, $125

Pressed Platters with Phyllis Schulte ~ This clay workshop will focus on hand building with color and textures to create beautiful dishes and platters. Tuesdays, 12/5 and 12/12, 1:30 - 3:00 PM, $55

 

 

 

 

 

 

"COCKTAILS AND CREATIVITY" ADULT WORKSHOPS - The following workshops are a creative night out for friends or couples and a great opportunity to try a new form of art! No previous art experience necessary! Basic and specific instruction is given with guided assistance. Art Unleashed provides alcoholic beverages and light snacks. A different project will be completed each workshop. Fee: $45/each

Mixed Media Collage with Paula Seim ~ Create a unique collage on canvas using a variety of materials and techniques. A simple color blend of acrylic paint is applied first. Then papers are cut, torn, and layered; then collaged onto the canvas. Stamping and stenciling techniques are used to embellish the completed artwork. Monday, 10/16, 6:00 - 8:30 PM

 

Wheel Throwing Workshop with Phyllis Schulte ~ Always wanted to try your hand at the potter's wheel? Learn how to create small bowls during this one night session! Friday, 10/20, 6:00 - 8:30 PM

 

Pumpkin Carving with Heather Woodson ~ Learn how to carve a pumpkin that will get your neighbors attention! Wednesday, 10/25, 6:00 - 8:30 PM

 

 

Mosaic Scarves with Marianne Baer ~ Using remnants of felted wool and cashmere, make a scarf by handsewing with wool yarn. Friday, 10/27, 6:00 -8:30 PM

 

 

Painting Clouds with Linda Wilmes ~ Paint rolling clouds with a sunset using watercolors. Friday, 11/3, 6:00 - 8:30 PM

 

 

Mixed Media Collage with Paula Seim ~ Create a unique collage on canvas using a variety of materials and techniques. A simple color blend of acrylic paint is applied first. Then papers are cut, torn, and layered; then collaged onto the canvas. Stamping and stenciling techniques are used to embellish the completed artwork. Friday, 11/10, 6:00 - 8:30 PM

 

Handsewn Gifts with Marianne Baer ~ Using remnants of felted wool and cashmere, make a purse by handsewing add ons with wool yarn. Thursday, 11/16, 6:00 - 8:30 PM

 

 

Hard and Soft Edges in Watercolor with Linda Wilmes ~ Learn how to soften edges for depth in the painting and sharpen edges for emphasis on the foreground. Friday, 12/8, 6:00 - 8:30 PM 

 

Mixed Media Collage with Paula Seim ~ Create a unique collage on canvas using a variety of materials and techniques. A simple color blend of acrylic paint is applied first. Then papers are cut, torn, and layered; then collaged onto the canvas. Stamping and stenciling techniques are used to embellish the completed artwork. Monday, 12/11, 6:00 - 8:30 PM