Exploring the Art of Batik with Julie Westmaas

Exploring the Art of Batik
with Julie Westmaas
Tuesday 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. November 5
Class Fee: $50 ($45 Members) Ages 16-Adult

Come and spend a colorful day learning the art of batik. Batik involves applying melted wax and colorful dyes to fabric. In this class you will learn how to use plain white cotton fabric, hot wax, and a rainbow of dyes to create pieces of batik fabric to use in your next creative sewing project, or use as a wall hanging! Bring a lunch. No experience necessary.

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: European Castle

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: European Castle

Instruction begins promptly at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $3 per person

Join us on Saturday mornings for a “make and take” art experience. All ages are welcome; children under age 5 should be accompanied by an adult.

Botanical Colored Pencil Drawing with Anita Sams

Botanical Colored Pencil Drawing
with Anita Sams
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. September 7
Class Fee: $35 ($30 Members) Ages 16-Adult

Shade, burnish, layer and blend color pencils to achieve a very lifelike rendering of a coneflower. There are many tricks and techniques to using colored pencil to create beautiful, color artwork. Anita will introduce you to many of them providing all the materials necessary plus some informational handouts to bring home and encourage more drawing with color pencil! Bring a lunch.

Saturday Drop-in Art: Clay Owl

Saturday Drop-in Art: Clay Owl

Instruction begins promptly at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $3 per
person

Join us on Saturday mornings for a “make and take”
art experience. All ages are welcome; children under
age 5 should be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Tree Repousse

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Tree Repousse

Instruction begins promptly at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $3 per
person

Join us on Saturday mornings for a “make and take” art experience. All ages are welcome; children under
age 5 should be accompanied by an adult.

INSPIRE Art for TEENS: Landscape Painting with Jane Stroschin

INSPIRE Art for TEENS: Landscape Painting with Jane Stroschin

Learning a combination of both abstract textural and realistic detailed painting from artist and illustrator Jane Stroschin, students will create a bold backdrop and layer on fine detailed foregrounds and subjects into a beautiful Michigan inspired landscape.

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Papunya Lizards

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Papunya Lizards

Instruction begins promptly at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $3 per
person

Join us on Saturday mornings for a “make and take” art experience. All ages are welcome; children under
age 5 should be accompanied by an adult.

Wood Carving Fan Bird with Bruce Smith

Wood Carving Fan Bird
with Bruce Smith
Thursday 6:00-8:00 p.m. August 8
Class Fee: $20 ($15 Members) Ages 16-Adult

Fan carving is the process of slicing wood into thin blades (feathers) and then turning and interlocking them to create a 3-dimensional design from one piece of wood. Bruce has mastered this bird carving technique and is anxious to share it with you. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from a master. Another traditional art form that requires few tools and can go with you anywhere!

INSPIRE Art for TEENS: Glass Bead Making

INSPIRE Art for TEENS: Glass Bead Making

Students will create one of a kind glass beads using Moretti Italian glass rods, Hothead gas torches, mandrels, stringers, frit and more! Finished beads will be hung on a pendant and added to a necklace.

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Cow Painting

Saturday Drop-in Art for Kids: Cow Painting

Instruction begins promptly at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $3 per
person

Join us on Saturday mornings for a “make and take” art experience. All ages are welcome; children under
age 5 should be accompanied by an adult.