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.

 

FALL CLASSES... and more are on the way!    


WATERCOLOR with Beth Williams

Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | Six Weeks | August 21, 26. September  4, 11, 18, 25.

$292.00 (All supplies included)

                 Artwork by Beth Williams

                Artwork by Beth Williams

 

Artist Beth Williams will guide students in this six-week watercolor (with a little drawing) course. All your supplies are supplied - no need to buy anything, we have it all for you. So come spend Tuesdays learning something new, and making beautiful art.  Note: Both Beginning and Intermediate students are welcome. Everyone works at their own level of experience. Beth will guide with individual projects as well.


NEW!

ACRYLIC PAINTING with Beth Melton- Seabrook

Thursdays | 9:30-11:30 | Six Weeks | August 23, 30. September  6, 13, 20 , 27.

$295.00 ( All materials included)

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Come learn how to paint using acrylic. Instructor Beth Melton-Seabrook leads this six-week easy-going painting techniques class. Students learn color theory, placement, design, and perspective as they create original art work and build their skills as painters. For beginners and intermediate students.


ART FOR LATE BLOOMERS

Thursdays | 10:00-11:30 | Six Weeks | August 23, 30. September  6, 13, 20 , 27.

$180.00 ( All Supplies Included)

                      Linda in Kathleen's class.

                     Linda in Kathleen's class.

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


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MAKER MORNINGS

Wednesdays | 10:00-12:00 | Six Weeks | August 22, 27. September  5, 12, 19, 26.

$204.00 (All supplies included)

         Tish creating collage cards

        Tish creating collage cards

Many of us have a closet full of unused art & craft supplies, so why is it that we never get them out? This 6-week entertaining class is designed to get you thinking like a creative and more importantly getting you to MAKE STUFF - yep, that's right- make actual stuff. Each week we'll take on a new project- weaving, collage, paper flowers, stamping, and more. Think Pinterest projects with some new friends. Give yourself a wonderful treat and come make cool stuff this fall. Instructor: Kathleen Fox


OIL PAINTING with Carl Turner

Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | Six Weeks | August 21, 26. September  4, 11, 18, 25.

$350.00 (Carl's supply list with be emailed to students prior to class)

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Local painter Carl Turner leads this 6-week class. Great for beginners as well as experienced painters who want to take it to the next level. We'll address process, drawing, composition, brushwork, and working with color in a fun and focused class with an experienced teacher. Come join us! Instructor: Carl Turner


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MIXED-MEDIA PLATES with Twoie Palmer

Friday | September 7th | 10:00-12:00

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Wednesday | September 26th | 6:30-8:30

$55.00 (All supplies included)

              Artwork by Twoie Palmer

             Artwork by Twoie Palmer

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.


CREATIVE WRITING with Alex Odom

Tuesdays | 6:30-8:00 | Six Weeks | August 21, 26. September  4, 11, 18, 25.

$198.00

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Do you have a story that's not working? Love to write, but want to learn more about story structure, character development, pacing, and plot. Come spend 4-weeks honing your craft with other writers and explore what makes stories successful. Novelists, short story writers, novella writers, and fan fiction writers are all welcome - the focus is on fiction. Instructor: Alex Odom


THE WRITING CIRCLE

Wednesdays | 1:00-3:00 | Six Weeks | August 22, 29. Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26.

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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.


INTRODUCTION TO SCREENWRITING

Saturday | August 25th | 10:00-3:00

$125.00

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When you watch a movie, do you think, "I can do better than that!"? Do you have a story idea you think would work better as a movie than a novel? Are you just curious about the mysterious art of screenwriting? If you answer YES to any of these, come join award-winning screenwriter Jocelyn Rish for a crash course in screenwriting. She'll talk you through the basics of formatting a script and the differences between screenwriting and "regular" writing. By the end, you'll be ready to dive into writing your first screenplay. Just remember to thank her when you're accepting your Oscar! 


WRITING CIRCLE FOR CHILDREN'S BOOK WRITERS

Wednesdays| 6:30-8:30 | Eight Weeks | August 8, 15, 22, 29. September 5, 12, 19, 26.

$112.00 (Please note: 8 weeks are in this session)

(2 slots 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.

KICK-START your CREATIVITY WORKSHOP

Thursday, October 4th | 6:30-8:00

$30.00

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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


PAPER PAINTING WORKSHOP with Beth Melton-Seabrook

Saturday, October 4th | 10:00-2:00

$125.00 (All supplies included)

                                                     Beth Melton-Seabrook's Art. Paper Painting

                                                    Beth Melton-Seabrook's Art. Paper Painting

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.