Adult Art Classes & Workshops
Discover your creativity
Come learn something new, meet other creatives, and leave with original art you can be proud of. Our specialized workshops and classes give adults the ability to experience different forms of art, media and creativity. Our guest artists are knowledgeable and inspiring. They'll spend the day, weekend, or month sharing their expertise with you in a fun and nurturing learning space.
We're excited to now offer several 9-week expanded classes as well as 4-week mini-intensives! Art classes that fit into everyone's schedule!
WATERCOLOR and DRAWING STUDIO with Beth Williams
Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | 9 Weeks | October 9, 16, 23, 30. November 6, 13, 27. December 4, 11. No class November 20th -Thanksgiving week.
$438.00 (All supplies included) (5 SPOTS LEFT)
Join Beth Williams in the studio where she will offer guidance for independent projects. Every week Beth will do mini-demos in drawing, watercolor, and mixed media to inspire your individual creative ideas.
Watercolor and drawing paper and supplies provided... but students are encouraged to bring their own supplies to work with as well.
Note: Beginning (those who have taken Beth's class) and Intermediate/Advanced students are welcome. This workshop may be pro-rated if students let CAMP know prior to the start of class.
BEGINNING ACRYLIC PAINTING with Beth Melton- Seabrook
Thursdays | 10:00-12:00 | Six Weeks | October 18, 25. November 1, 8, 15, 29. No class Nov. 22nd/Thanksgiving week
$295.00 (All materials included) (5 SPOTS LEFT)
Come learn how to paint using acrylic. Instructor Beth Melton-Seabrook leads this six-week easy-going painting techniques class for beginners. Students learn color theory, placement, design, and perspective as they create original art work and build their skills as painters. For beginners or intermediate students looking to start with a refresher class.
ART FOR LATE BLOOMERS
Thursdays | 10:00-11:30 | Six Weeks | October 18, 25. November 1, 8, 15, 29. No class Nov. 22nd/Thanksgiving week
$180.00 (All Supplies Included) (1 SPOT LEFT)
What did Julia Childs, Louisa May Alcott, Paul Cezanne and Grandma Moses have in common? They were all late bloomers. It's never too late to learn something new. Come to CAMP and explore your creative side with this entertaining no-pressure introduction to art (or come to simply step-up your creative process). You'll learn simple techniques to drawing, have fun with paint, and produce multimedia art using paper, wire and clay. No art experience necessary. Instructor: Kathleen Fox
OIL & ACRYLIC PAINTING with Carl Turner
Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | 4 Weeks | November 6, 13, 20, 27.
Thursdays | 6:30-8:30pm | 4 Weeks | November 1, 8, 15, 29.
$240.00 (Carl's supply list will be emailed to students prior to class)
Please Note: This is an on-going monthly class, students may join at anytime. Please call CAMP to register if joining after the start date. 843-936-6351.
Local painter Carl Turner leads this monthly class. Whether you paint in acrylic or oil, this class is great for beginners as well as experienced painters who want to take it to the next level. Carl will address process, drawing, composition, brushwork, and working with color. It's a fun and focused class with an experienced teacher. Come join us! Instructor: Carl Turner
OIL & ACRYLIC PAINTING- MINI SESSION
Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | 2 Weeks | October 9th & 16th (5 SPOTS LEFT)
Thursdays | 6:30-8:30pm | 2 Weeks | October 11th & 18th.
$120.00 (Carl's supply list will be emailed to students prior to class)
Local painter Carl Turner leads mini session. Whether you paint in acrylic or oil, this class is great for beginners as well as experienced painters who want to take it to the next level. Carl will address process, drawing, composition, brushwork, and working with color. It's a fun and focused class with an experienced teacher. Come join us! Instructor: Carl Turner
Thursday, October 25th | 6:30-8:30 (4 SPOTS LEFT)
Thursday, November 15th | 6:30-8:30 (5 SPOTS LEFT)
$55.00 (All supplies included) These Minis make wonderful holiday gifts!
Come create simple and beautiful watercolor images. Coined "minis" because of their 4"x 4" size, students will learn easy techniques to make several original pieces that can be made into gorgeous frame-able art, given as holiday gifts, or produced into one-of-a kind cards. Instructor: Caroline Davila. Class size is limited to only 6 students. All supplies and materials are included.
Handmade Happiness: PAPER FLOWERS
Tuesday, October 16th | 6:30-8:30
$50.00 (All supplies included) (4 SPOTS LEFT)
Yahooo! Handmade Happiness is back! We're starting the new series off by making exquisite flowers out of paper (actually out of water colored coffee filters - but keep that on the down low.) I begged Maria Hultzer to share her talent for making these with us, and I'm excited about creating a gorgeous mini bouquet. I'll be the one in your class doing a little happy dance! -Kathleen (CAMP's owner). Come get your Pinterest on and join us. No art experience needed.
MIXED-MEDIA PLATES with Twoie Palmer
Wednesday | September 26th | 6:30-8:30
$55.00 (All supplies included)
Twoie takes our students to a new level of mix media by combining mixed media and glass . Come spend a morning or evening learning how to make a one-of-a kind plate using paper techniques. These charming and very personalized plates make great wedding or anniversary gifts, baby shower keepsakes, graduation gifts or any special event.
THE CREATIVE WRITING PROCESS
Tuesdays | 6:30-8:00 | Four Weeks | October 9, 16, 23, 30.
In this four-week intensive study of the creative writing process. Cross-genre writer Alex Odom will guide you through the steps to complete any creative writing project. This course will help you develop a writing process while cover everything from concept & character development to strategies for plotting, writing believable dialogue, and injecting themes and deeper meaning into your work.
THE WRITING CIRCLE (Critique Group)
Wednesdays | 1:00-3:00 | Nine Weeks | October 10, 17, 24, 31. November 7, 14, 28. December 5, 12. No Circle November 21st (Thanksgiving Eve)
The Writing Circle is a group of writers who critique, support and inspire each other. Participants are encouraged to bring writing they are currently working on to get feedback from the group. Writing exercises, prompts and sharing. All genres welcomed. This group is for experienced writers seeking publication. Instructor: Kathleen Fox
* Please use the contact form to inquire about this group. A writing sample is required before joining this critique group.
WRITING CIRCLE FOR CHILDREN'S BOOK WRITERS
Wednesdays| 6:30-8:30 | Nine Weeks | October 10, 17, 24. November 7, 14, 28. December 5, 12, 19. No Circle October 31st (Halloween) or November 21st (Thanksgiving Eve)
Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | Nine Weeks | October 9, 16, 23, 30. November 6, 13, 27. December 4, 11. No Circle November 20th (Thanksgiving Week) (3 SPOTS LEFT)
Do you have a story for the children's book market? Want feedback from other writers in the industry to help determine if your work is ready? Join local children's book writers for critiques, industry discussions, and inspiration. This critique group is for picture book, middle grade, and young adult authors who are seriously seeking publication. Participants should have full PB manuscripts or W-I-P MG or YA manuscripts. Not ideal for new writers. Critique Host: Kathleen Fox
** Please Note: You'll need to submit a writing sample prior to signing up for this class.
Introduction to Writing Memoirs/Creative Nonfiction
Wednesdays| 6:30-8:00 | Four Weeks | October 3, 10, 17, 24
You lived it; now craft it into a story! This course is designed to get you telling your story using a creative array of prompts, interviews, and out-of-the-box thinking. No writing experience need, just personal experiences. Instructor: Alex Odom
KICK-START your CREATIVITY WORKSHOP
Thursday, October 18th | 6:30-8:00 (2 SPOTS LEFT)
Artist or not, one of the most vital things we can do is nurture our creativity. But what if we've lost it? Or blocked it? Or let our daily tasks squash it? Come spend the evening with CAMP's owner, Kathleen Fox, to find (or expand) your creativity - then learn how it can benefit every aspect of your life. Don't expect ordinary in this workshop, it's based on Kathleen's Workshop, Think Like An Artist. All supplies are provided. Instructor: Kathleen Fox
AN EVENING IN COLLAGE
Tuesday, October 9th | 6:30-9:00 (5 SPOTS LEFT)
$55.00 (All Supplies Included)
Come spend an evening exploring and creating a one-of-a-kind collage piece. Paper Artist Twoie Palmer leads students in learning new collage techniques and applications to make beautiful works of art. No art experience needed. A fabulous and fun class.
PAPER PAINTING WORKSHOP with Beth Melton-Seabrook
Saturday, September 29th | 10:00-2:00 (6 SPOTS LEFT)
$125.00 (All supplies included)
The perfect Saturday escape! In this one-day workshop, you'll learn to create your own hand-painted papers using a gel plate printing technique on found and collected papers. The hand colored pages will then be torn and cut to piece together into your own collaged masterpiece on an 11 x 14 canvas board. Original and handmade- it doesn't get better than that! Grab a friend or come solo and surprise yourself with what you'll create. Instructor: Beth Melton-Seabrook.
TURTLE PAINTINGS for ADULTS... and their CHILDREN (Multi-generational class)
New Date | TBA
$60.00 per person (Kids 7 and up)
Need to connect with your kids or grand kids? This fun multi-generational non-traditional painting class is the way to do it. Artist Beth Melton-Seabrook leads her entertaining chaos painting workshop that will get you cleverly creating while you connect with your kids. Expect smiles and laughter. No art experience necessary. All supplies provided. And for the icing on the cake... we end just in time to go for ice cream (yep, and ruin dinner).
MINI CHAOS ACRYLICS with Beth Melton-Seabrook
Wednesday, October 24th | 6:30-9:00
$65.00 ( All Supplies Included)
CHAOS PAINTING NIGHT with Beth Melton-Seabrook
Wednesday, November 7th | 6:30-9:00
$75.00 (All Supplies Included)
We're making minis! Artist Beth Melton-Seabrook shrinks her chaos painting techniques for students to create 3 miniature paintings that will delight (and make wonderful gifts, too.) Using the same applications as her large paintings, students paint one-of-a-kind turtles, trees, crabs, shrimp, fish, etc, with the guidance.
Or choose to take her traditional chaos painting class. Either class...expect a fun time painting in new and very clever ways! No art experience necessary.