Workshop

Sculpting the Human Figure (standing)

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October 27 @ 5:31 pm

In this 3-day Workshop students will use water-based clay to sculpt the human figure between 12in-18in tall. This class will feature a technique utilizing a wire armature within the structure of the clay sculpture that will permit free form movement and yet can be fired.  Using a live model the…

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Color and Temperature with Don Sahli

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October 27 @ 5:31 pm

This class focuses on color and temperature using paint on canvas. This fun learning experience will include working from a still life, where ‘color’ will be explored as well as temperature (warm and/or cool). Simple spots of color pieces will be stressed. The abstract foundation will be paramount and the…

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A Clear and Complete Guide to Creative Studio Painting

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October 27 @ 5:31 pm

Learn to mix color better and simpler by using the right brush, and discover an easier way to draw. Learn to see shapes and colors more clearly, while painting in a healthier way with oils. Whether it’s oil, pastel, or acrylic, there are three stages to painting in a three-hour…

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Palette to Pattern | 3-Wings Visiting Artist Workshop 

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October 27 @ 5:31 pm

This hands-on workshop provides an introduction to surface decoration techniques and how to embrace vibrant color on clay work.  We will practice an array of decorating techniques including inlay, slip trailing, and stencil resist using a vocabulary of personal expression to create opportunities for surface design development in our studio…

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Stitchery Tote

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October 27 @ 5:31 pm

Incorporate hand-stitched fabric into a useful tote bag. Students will bring pieces of fabric which they have embroidered or stitched and learn various ways of incorporating them into a canvas tote bag which will be their own unique accessory, no two will look the same.

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Landscape & Figure Workshop

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October 27 @ 5:31 pm

Day 1: Fundamentals of Landscape Painting  require a strategy to capture the scene with a simplified design and correct color relationships. Impressionism is the effect of light on objects. It’s critical to understand how light creates color and form and how color conveys light. A beginner copies nature, the artist…

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Pen and Ink with Watercolors

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October 27 @ 5:31 pm

Learn to create charming little sketches and pieces of art with minimal materials and setup. Based on the Urban Sketching movement, Ruth Squitieri will show students the basic tools and materials needed to keep them in drawing practice while creating wonderful little pieces. Students can set up anywhere and create…

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Wet Felt a Witch Hat

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October 27 @ 5:31 pm

In this workshop students will create individualized felt witches hats perfect for Halloween. Learn the basic skills of wet felting using wool batting, a little water with dish soap, and bubble wrap to create something truly unique. Once the first session of this workshop finishes with the base hats created,…

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Painting Sunset and Dusk

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October 27 @ 5:31 pm

Carl’s mini-workshop will focus on painting sunset and dusk (the golden hour and the blue hour). A 30 minute slide presentation and 10 minute short demo will be followed by group paint out during sunset with individual help. The class will meet at the Lighthouse Art Center for the presentation…

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Interpreting the Landscape

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October 27 @ 5:31 pm

This workshop is for all skill levels from – beginner to advance. This class will discuss technique and various approaches to the application of the paint and there will be demonstrations each day. Students will also have the opportunity to paint while receiving individual suggestions and instruction based on their…

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