Adult Arts

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Adult Art

Adult VISUAL ArtS

The ARTspot offers art classes in ceramics, glass fusing and wood carving for all skill levels. 

Try something for the first time or reignite your creative spark, the ARTspot is the place for you. Whether it is for fun or to discover a new manner of self-expression, art has a value that will last a lifetime.


CARVE N CHAT

Special thanks to our talented instructor who donates his time and talent.  Projects are available to buy from the instructor.  This is a fun, relaxing way to spend a couple of hours each Thursday night.  Children ages 10-15 must be accompanied by an adult.  Please register before to attending.  Ages 16 and up.     

POTTER'S WHEEL AND HANDBUILDING


The fundamentals of wheel thrown pottery to more advanced forms will be taught depending on student interest and individual experience level.  Or you could choose to stay off the wheel to create using hand-building techniques.  Using soft and stiff slabs of clay, as well as other hand building techniques, students will learn to make boxes and other lidded forms.  Whichever style you choose, special attention is given to surface decoration.  25 pounds of clay, glazes and kiln firing provided.  Ages 16 and up.            

GLASS FUSING AND SLUMPING

Learn the exciting art of fusing and molding glass to virtually any shape or form.  Create a one of a kind artwork that your family will cherish for generations.  Ages 16 and up.            

PALETTE KNIFE PAINTING

You will find that palette knife painting allows a more expressive quality to your painting, and the colors are vibrant and fresh.  It is a wonderful and fun way to paint just about anything!  Bring your favorite simple landscape photos to start, and get ready for a good time!  Ages 16 and up.            

GARDEN MOSAIC BENCH

It is time again to spruce up your garden with a handmade mosaic bench.  Choose from a variety of patterns or design your own with any pattern you create.  The first class will be to pattern prep and order glass.  Participants may check-out tools if home work is desired.  Supplied for class are glass pliers, concrete, molds, and accessories.  Ages 16 and up.

GARDEN STEPPING STONES

Garden stepping stones are here.  You will design and create a stepping stones using stained glass and tile.  Choose a design or create your own.  These concrete stepping stones are a great addition to any garden or landscape design.  Ages 16 and up.      

GET YOUR PAINT ON 


Enjoy a relaxing night of painting and visiting with friends.  In this one night class you will create your very own masterpiece.  All supplies included.  Space is limited, enroll early to reserve your spot.  Drop ins are welcome.  Ages 16 and up. 

DIY WINTER WREATH


Want to design a winter wreath and learn the skills to make one for each season?Attend this class and your door will never be bare again.  Supplies included.  Ages 16 and up.    

One Day Art Class:  Pottery


Join us as we artfully learn how to throw pots on the wheel.  You will learn various pottery techniques enabling you to make a mug or bowl or cup.  Be prepared to get dirty, working with clay can be messy. All materials are included.  Finished artwork can be picked up at the Oaklawn Activity Center.  Ages 16 and up.

One Day Art Class:  Glass Fused Bowl


Create a one of a kind glass fused bowl that your family will cherish for generations.  Glass will be provided for class project.  Class is located at the Park Grounds Coffee House located at 401 E. Madison Ave.  Ages 16 and up.