Tuesdays

Let’s Paint Squares!

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January 29 @ 6:29 am

You will be painting exciting smaller paintings in a fun square format of cheery still-life set-ups from photographs Manon will provide. This class will include demos and short lectures and will facilitate you going at your own pace, exploring exciting color schemes and compositions through the simple but enticing subject…

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Beginning Enameling

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January 29 @ 6:29 am

Beginners welcome! In this class we will explore the many ways of working with glass on metal. Starting with traditional sifting and layering, students will make a pendant and earrings then create an individual project using abstract elements such as silver foil, millefiori glass, and lusters. We will cover techniques…

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Intro to Chasing and Repoussé

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January 29 @ 6:29 am

During this striking workshop, we will cover the basics of creating low-relief pieces using an ancient technique, Chasing, and Repoussé. We will learn how to transfer your design onto non-ferrous metal and the proper use of basic hand tools to develop decorative patterning with depth in a pitch bowl. These…

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Intro to Kiln Formed Glass

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January 29 @ 6:29 am

Learn the fundamentals of kiln formed glass to create a one of a kind bowl or dish from beginning to end. Students will be introduced to various glass working  tools, materials and supplies that are used in the basic method of glass fusion.  Demonstrations include design layout and preparation of…

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Advanced Kiln Formed Glass 

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January 29 @ 6:29 am

Now that you have the knowledge of Basic Kiln Forming, learn new techniques to make creative ideas into reality. There are endless ways to form glass together and slump or drape them into unique forms. Cutting glass shapes beyond the straight cut and how to use more advanced cold working…

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Mornings with Manon

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January 29 @ 6:29 am

Learn how to capture the landscape en plein air while infusing your painting with luminous light. Manon will share her secrets to tackle a scene through simple shapes, correct values, mixing of accurate color, and impressionistic paint application. Demos and short lectures combined with plenty of fun painting time with…

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Monumental Sculptures

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January 29 @ 6:29 am

This class will focus on Handbuilding with an emphasis on coil building and surface decoration. The students will explore building on a larger “monumental” scale, and develop their own visual narratives in clay. Each student will learn how to embellish the surface of their sculptures with colored slips, underglazes, sgraffito,…

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Teen Life Drawing

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January 29 @ 6:29 am

“The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity” -Alberto Giacometti Observing and drawing the human figure teaches an artist to see a curve, line, or subtle undulation found in nature. This course will focus on scale, spatial geometry, and mark-making…

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Go Figure! — Classical Secrets to Improving Your Figure Drawings

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January 29 @ 6:29 am

Secretly wish your figure drawings were better? Tired of feeling like your drawings have looked the same for years? Returning to life drawing after a long break? Or maybe you’ve always wanted to draw real people, but feel totally intimidated by all those arms, legs, and bumpy bits? This class…

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Buying a New Camera – the Perfect Course for Beginners

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January 29 @ 6:29 am

Zoom instruction from your home followed by on Site Photographing. As an ADDED BENEFIT all classes are recorded, FREE for your Photography Library. Free written step by step Instructions. Ideal for South Florida residents from Palm Beach, Stuart and Port St. Lucie. My Guidelines are Simple and Easy to Learn,…

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