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 processes. 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 2019 CLASSES
Discover Your Creativity
ART FOR LATE BLOOMERS
Thursdays | 10:00-11:30 | 6-weeks | September 5, 12, 19, 26. October 3, 10.
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. You'll learn simple techniques to drawing, have fun with paint, and produce mixed media art using paper, wire and clay. Instructor: Kathleen Fox
BEGINNING ACRYLICS for ADULTS
Thursdays | 10:00-12:00 | 6-weeks | September 5, 12, 19, 26. October 3, 10.
$295.00 (All Supplies Included)
Come learn how to paint using acrylic or advanced your current skills with this hybrid studio for beginning and intermediate painters. Instructor Beth Melton-Seabrook leads this six-week easy-going painting techniques class. Students learn and apply 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 or carve time to paint better.
OIL & ACRYLICS STUDIO with Carl Turner
Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | 4-weeks | September 3, 10, 17, 24.
Thursdays | 6:30-8:30 | 4-weeks | September 5, 12, 19, 26.
$240.00 ( Supply List will Email to Students Prior to Class)
Local painter Carl Turner leads this on-going monthly class. Whether you paint in acrylic or oil, this class is great for beginners as well as experienced painters who want to take their skills to the next level. Carl will address process, drawing, composition, brushwork and working with color. Students work on independent projects of their choice. A supply list will be email to students prior to class. Limited to 6 students. Come join us! Instructor: Carl Turner
** Please note, students may purchase a painting pass for Carl’s class to be used throughout the year
DRAWING STUDIO FOR ADULTS with Rob Maniscalco
Wednesdays | 6:30-8:00 | 6-weeks | September 4, 11, 18, 25. October 2, 9.
$228.00 ( All supplies included)
Master Artist Rob Maniscalco leads our easy-going adult drawing studio where students learn to enhance their basic drawing skills or step-up to more advanced skills. Each week, Rob demonstrates different drawing techniques on various levels then students apply those techniques to their artwork with guidance from the instructor. A focus on portrait/faces and fluid drawing is this series theme. Students are also welcomed to bring in drawing projects to work on independently with feedback from Rob.
ACRYLICS STUDIO with Beth Melton Seabrook
Wednesdays | 10:00-12:00 | 6-weeks | September 4, 11, 18, 25. October 2, 9.
$300.00 ( All Supplies Included)
This acrylic studio is a more advanced workshop to Beth Melton-Seabrook’s popular beginning acrylics class. Students put their painting skills to practice. Students work on independent projects with Beth’s guidance. It’s an easy-going learning environment filled with fun and friends. All materials are provided, but students are welcomed to bring any supplies they prefer to use. Come with an image you’d like to paint or a work-in-progress. Expect laughter along with your creativity.
THE FAMILY ART CHALLENGE
Thursday, July 18th | 5:30-7:00 | Ages 7 and up (SOLD OUT)
Friday, July 26th | 5:30-7:00 | Ages 7 and up (SOLD OUT)
$15.00 per person (All supplies and materials included)
Put down the phones and turn off the TV. Grab your family and get out of the summer heat! Family Art Challenges are back! Host and CAMP owner Kathleen Fox keeps your art challenge top secret until the time clock starts, then families must work together to create non traditional art that meets the evening’s challenge. Expect laughter, creativity and a whole lotta’ high-fives. It’s the perfect date for the whole family!
*Note: We love family participation, however the art challenges for these evenings are best suited for kids 7 years and old. Not ideal for toddlers or preschoolers.
MOSAIC NECKLACES w/ Meryl Weber
Friday, July 19th | 5:30-7:00pm (SOLD OUT)
$42.00 (All supplies and materials included)
Grab your mom, daughter, cousins or best friends and join us for an evening of jewelry magic. No art experience necessary to create these pretty little treasures. Each student makes 2 necklaces. Mosaic artist Meryl Weber guides you on the “how to” of putting together your original pieces of art that can then be worn and admired. A fun engaging evening of art for all. Ages 12 and up.
Thursday, September 19th | 6:30-8:30
$60.00 (All supplies included) (SOLD OUT)
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. Instructor: Caroline Davila. Class size is limited. All supplies and materials are included.
WRITING CIRCLE FOR CHILDREN'S BOOK WRITERS
Wednesdays | 6:00-8:00 | 8-week session | August 28. September 4, 11, 18, 25. October 2, 9, 16.
$112.00 (3 SPOTS LEFT)
New writers may join the critique group at any point in the series if spots are available.
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 on-going 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, August 8th | 6:30-8:00
$30.00 (SOLD OUT)
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