Adult Art Classes

Discover your creativity

Our specialized workshops and classes give adults the ability to experience different forms of art, media and creativity.  Our guest artists spend the day, weekend, or month sharing their expertise with you in a fun and nurturing learning space.

 

             FALL 2017 ADULT CLASSES


WATERCOLOR MINIS

Thursday | November 2nd | 6:30-8:30

$55.00 (All materials included)

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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.   


WATERCOLOR BOXES

Thursday | November 16th | 6:30-8:30

$60.00 (All materials included)

                   Artwork by Caroline Davila

                   Artwork by Caroline Davila

Using vintage medical boxes as frames, you'll create two watercolor scenes that fit perfectly into each side of your box. A gorgeous gift to give anyone - or ... a lovely way to treat yourself. Instructor: Caroline Davila.  Limited to only 6 students. Boxes and all materials are included.  


DRAWING FOR ADULTS

Mondays | 6:30-8:00pm | Six-weeks | September 11, 18, 25. October 2, 9, 16th

$162.00 (All materials provided)

 

We're fond of saying at CAMP - you must know the rules, before you can break them. Most art relies on drawing principles so come spend Monday evenings with instructor, Kristen Solecki, and fine-tune your drawing skills. An array of techniques and tools are provided to help you develop or enhance your artistic style. Drawing experience preferred, but not necessary. Students work at their own level of expertise with guidance from the instructor.


EARLY BIRD ART

Wednesday| 8:00am-10:30am | Six-weeks | September 13, 20, 27. October 4, 11, 18

$120.00 (All materials included)

 Yes, Early Bird Art is Back!!!!!!

 Yes, Early Bird Art is Back!!!!!!

Creativity doesn’t sleep. Fill your coffee mug and come join us early risers. Each week we’ll kick-start our creativity with a unique project, talk shop, and connect with like-minded creative thinkers. This class is to get adults to learn how "to play again" and by doing so, learn to create new art, enhance their current art, or just have a fun time. All supplies are included. No art experience necessary. Instructor: Kathleen Fox

Note: This class is awesome, even this early in the morning!


ART FOR LATE BLOOMERS

Thursdays | 10:00am-11:30 | Six-weeks | September 14, 21, 28. October 5, 12, 19

$120.00 (All materials 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. You'll learn simple techniques to drawing, have fun with paint, and produce multimedia art using paper, wire and clay. Instructor: Kathleen Fox


ZENTANGLE

Tuesdays | 6:30-8:00pm | Six weeks | September 12, 19, 26, October 3, 10, 17

$192.00 (All materials included)

     Artwork by Wendy Holtzman

     Artwork by Wendy Holtzman

Come spend relaxing evenings with this easy-going way of creating beautiful images. Led by Zentangle artist Wendy Holtzman, you'll learn how to draw structured patterns on small paper tiles. Known as the "chill-out" art form, Zentangle boosts creativity while quieting the mind. What you create will amaze you! All supplies are included. 


HANDMADE HAPPINESS SERIES: AN EVENING OF COLLAGE

Tuesday, October 10th| 6:30-8:30

$30.00 (All materials included)

     Collage created with handmade paper & ink.

     Collage created with handmade paper & ink.

For those of you who LOVE paper and for those of you new to creating art with paper, this one-evening class in Kathleen's Handmade Happiness series is for you. You'll use paper, stamps, watercolor, ink, and a whole lotta' imagination to make one-of-a-kind cards or scenes on paper tiles. No experience needed. All supplies are included. Come treat yourself to a wonderful evening of fun.  Instructor: Kathleen Fox (CAMP's owner)


WRITING CIRCLE FOR CHILDREN'S BOOK WRITERS

Wednesdays| 6:30-8:30 | Six Weeks | September 13, 20, 27. October 4, 11, 18.

$60.00

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 seriously seeking publication. Not ideal for novice writers.  Critique Host: Kathleen Fox


KICK-START your CREATIVITY WORKSHOP

Thursday, October 5th | 6:30-8:00 (Spaces available)

$25.00

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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


 

Daughters & Dads (ages 11+)

Friday, September 22nd | 6:30-8:00

$35.00 (for two to attend - one daughter, one dad)

This entertaining evening teams daughters up with their dads. Expect plenty of laughter as father-daughter duos create non-traditional artwork together. And just so you know - no art experience is required -everything your team creates is product-driven. How you get there is where the fun happens. Instructor: Kathleen Fox


The Writing Circle (ADULTS)

Wednesdays |1:00-3:00 | 7 weeks | September 13, 20, 27, October 4, 11, 18, 25

$70.00 (2 slots left)

 

 

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


Ceramics for Adults

Tuesdays| 6:00-8:00 | 6 weeks | September 12, 19, 26. October 3, 10, 17.

$240.00 (includes all material and firings)

 

             Tish in Liv Atonecchia's class

             Tish in Liv Atonecchia's class

6 Week Hand building Clay Class

Using stoneware clay students will learn basic techniques of hand building clay to create both functional and sculptural pieces.  Coil, slab building and surface design techniques will be covered.  All supplies and firings included. Students are welcome to bring tools and textures from home to incorporate in their work. Instructor: Liv Atonecchia


PRINTMAKING WITH KRISTEN SOLECKI (Adults)    

Wednesday, September13th | 6:30-8:00

$45.00

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Join Kristen and learn to print make. You'll carve your block, roll the ink and transfer a one-of-a-kind image onto paper. Best of all, you'll leave with beautiful handmade art.  Please bring some ideas (drawings, photos etc.) you would like to turn into a print. Instructor: Kristen Solecki

**Sign-up early- this class always sells out**


SUNDAY SOLACE/CREATING WITH ANGELS (WOMEN ONLY)

Sunday, August 13th | 1:00-3:00 pm

$ Your first Sunday Solace is a gift. A donation thereafter. (No online Registration or Payment Required for this Class - Donation at the door.)

 

Imagine a table brimming with exquisite fabrics, flowers, vintage lace, acorns, feathers, beads, ribbons and small treasures. Gather what speaks to you and create with as much or as little guidance as desired. Becky will bring in Angel energy to relax, recharge and renew. You will take home your special "soul creation" to enjoy. Feel free to bring a journal. This art experience is by donation at the door. Led by Becky Becker.