OPS Open Pottery Studio - January ( 14+ Years )
Pottery wheels, slab roller, work tables, locker storage, drying racks, glazes and kiln firings...it's yours to utilize. The Studio will be open for independent study during scheduled hours.
(New students must be pre-approved...see eligibility requirements HERE).
View Open Pottery Studio schedule HERE.
January 1 - Jan 31, 2020 20S-OPS-0012 | Mem: $ 45.00 | Non-Mem: $ 50.00Min: 1 , Max: 100
Drawing Club ( 6-13 Years )
Fun and easy drawing exercises based on what participants want to draw. While learning about drawing, kids are introduced to concepts of problem solving, resilience, memory, and critical thinking that they can take into their academic and social lives. All skill levels welcome. This class can be repeated multiple times.All supplies provided but a personal sketchbook is encouraged. Instructed by Asia Smith
Thursdays, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
January 23 - Feb 13, 2020 20S-KDRAW-0047 | Mem: $ 45.00 | Non-Mem: $ 50.00Min: 4 , Max: 10
Date Night Clay - February ( 16+ Years )
Bring a friend and try something new and different on a Saturday night! Our instructor gives you an introduction to the basic steps of working on the pottery wheel and then turns you loose to make your own pots. Wear or bring clothes that you don't mind getting dirty, and show up ready to have some fun! Tools are provided, as well as 5lbs of clay perperson. Each student gets to keep one of their pots from the evening, which our expert staff will glaze and fire for you. Your creations can be picked up about 2 weeks after your class. Cost is $65.00 for two.
Saturdays, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Feb 1, 2020 20S-CLAY-0057 | Mem: $ 60.00 | Non-Mem: $ 65.00Min: 2 , Max: 5
Painting 101 for Kids ( 6-13 Years )
Try your hand with acrylics, watercolors, and tempera. Study color theory, brush tricks, and perspective to take your art to the next level. All supplies provided. All skill levels welcome! Instructed by Kerry Jackson.
Saturdays, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
February 15 - Mar 7, 2020 20S-KPAINT-0042 | Mem: $ 45.00 | Non-Mem: $ 50.00Min: 4 , Max: 10
Realistic Watercolor Painting ( 14+ Years )
In this class you will learn how to use watercolor to paint realistically. We will focus on still life arrangements to practice describing form, texture and light with your paint. One night will include a landscape. Instructed by Sue Stoddart
Mondays, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
February 17 - Mar 9, 2020 20S-PAINT-0019 | Mem: $ 80.00 | Non-Mem: $ 85.00Min: 4 , Max: 12
Beginning Wheel Throwing (Saturday) ( 16+ Years )
Satisfy your curiosity, and experience a fun and thorough introduction to throwing on the potter’s wheel. Learn the skills necessary to throw cylinders, cups, bowls and more in this exciting class. Your instructor guides you through the process of throwing, shaping and trimming pots on the wheel. Basic surface decoration and glazing techniques are also demonstrated. This class is designed for students with little or no experience on the potter’s wheel. All students must purchase clay separately (available at the Dahl while supplies last). Participation in this class entitles you to access the Open Pottery Studio during enrollment. This class satisfies one of the prerequisite requirements of Open Pottery Studio. Class instructed by Vickie Caudill
Saturdays, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
February 22 - Mar 14, 2020 20S-WHEEL-0053 | Mem: $ 155.00 | Non-Mem: $ 160.00Min: 4 , Max: 8
Learning from the Masters ( 14+ Years )
This class will give you the opportunity to try various mediums such as oil paint, oil pastel, watercolor and egg tempera. You will also explore the lives and art of Vincent Van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, Edward Hopper and Andrew Wyeth. For each artist you will complete a small painting based on their work and medium. Class instructed by Sue Stoddart.Mar 5, 12, 19, 26 7:00 PM-9:00 PM20S-WKSP-0021 | Mem: $ 85.00 | Non-Mem: $ 90.00Min: 4 , Max: 12
Oil Painting - Landscape ( 14+ Years )
This class will show you how to paint a nice landscape with oil paints. You will learn about the basic supplies and techniques of oil painting as well how to paint skies, trees a barn and other landscape elements. Basic composition and perspective will also be discussed. Instructed by Sue Stoddart
Mondays, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
March 16 - Apr 6, 2020 20S-PAINT-0020 | Mem: $ 80.00 | Non-Mem: $ 85.00Min: 4 , Max: 12