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.

              SPRING 2019 CLASSES 

Discover Your Creativity


BEGINNING ACRYLIC PAINTING & STUDIO with Beth Melton- Seabrook

Thursdays | 10:00-12:00 | Six Weeks | April 4, 11, 18, 25. May 2, 9.

$295.00 (All materials included) (6 SPOTS LEFT)

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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.


ART FOR LATE BLOOMERS

Thursdays | 10:00-11:30 | Six Weeks | April 18, 25. May 2, 9, 16, 23.

$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


THE WRITING CIRCLE

Mondays | 1:30-3:00 | Four Weeks (mini-series) | April 4, 11, 18, 25.

$96.00 (SOLD OUT)

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The Writing Circle is a group of writers who critique, support and inspire each other. Participants are encouraged to bring current work to receive feedback from the group and the instructor. All genres welcomed. This group is geared for writers seeking publication or contest submissions. Instructor: Kathleen Fox


OIL and/or ACRYLIC PAINTING STUDIO with Carl Turner

Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | 4 Weeks | April 2, 9,16, 23, 30 (or apply it to a 5-week punch card)

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Tuesdays | 6:30-8:30pm | 4 Weeks | April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 (or apply it to a 5-week punch card)

$300.00 (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 to work on independent painting projects. Please call CAMP to register if joining after the start date. 843-936-6351

Artwork by Carl Turner

Artwork by Carl Turner

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


WATERCOLOR MINIS

Thursday, March 21st | 6:30-8:30 (SOLD OUT)

or

Thursday, April 18th | 6:30-8:30 (SOLD OUT)

$60.00 (All supplies included)

Caroline’s Water Coloring Class

Caroline’s Water Coloring Class

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 to only 5 students. All supplies and materials are included.


WRITING CIRCLE FOR CHILDREN'S BOOK WRITERS

Wednesdays | 6:30-8:30 | 6 -week session | April 3, 10, 17, 24. May 1, 8.

$96.00 (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.


MACRAME WALL HANGING WORKSHOP

Saturday, April 13th | 6:00-9:00 pm

$85.00

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Hello Dreamy Bohemian Wall Hanging!
Macrame has made such a comeback, and local artist and maker, Aliza
Rose is bringing the beautiful 70's icon back in her own modern way.
At 12" wide, this piece adds the perfect boho touch to any nursery,
office, or bedroom. If you're not already obsessed with this craft,
then trust us, this will be the beginning of your macrame love affair!
Never tried macrame? No problem! Aliza will walk your through the
steps, and teach you the basic techniques, so that you will be able to
take your skills, and make more pieces at home, at your own leisure.
This fun workshop will have you unleashing your creative vibes while
you gain new skills, and develop a lovely addiction to knot tying!
Grab a friend, and get ready for some FUN!


KICK-START your CREATIVITY WORKSHOP

Thursday, May 9th | 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


METAL CLAY JEWELRY WORKSHOP

Saturday, April 6th | 10:00-4:00 | Bring a Bag Lunch

$185.00 (All supplies, materials and kiln firing included) (2 SPOTS LEFT)

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Come make THREE pieces of gorgeous handmade metal clay jewelry all in one day. All original works! Artist and Jewelry Maker Karen Hakim-Butt leads this entertaining intensive workshop where students will learn to make beautiful jewelry from metal clay. Each piece is created by the student. Students take home their pieces that day. NO art experience required. Please bring a bag lunch.


EMBELLISHED METAL CLAY JEWELRY WORKSHOP

Saturday, April 13th | 10:00-4:00 | Bring a Bag Lunch

$185.00 (All materials included) (2 SPOTS LEFT)

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This class is packed with information on working with Metal Clay.  Instructor and jewelry artist, Karen Hakim-Butts guides students through various methods and techniques for using fine silver (.999) metal clay properly and economically. Students enhance the skills they learned in the intro to metal clay class.  Students set small gems that can be fired in place (provided by the instructor), learn several techniques for making bails, make a 2 sided lentil bead pendant and techniques for layers metal clay.  Students walk away with at least 3 beautifully finished pieces of jewelry ready to wear or give as a gift. Fee includes lump fine silver metal clay (15-30 grams as needed), earring wires, one small silver chain, use of instructors tools and kiln firing and finishing.  Perfect for those who have taken the intro to metal clay class or those with other prior experience with metal clay.


PLEIN AIR WEEKEND WORKSHOP with GREGORY SUMMERS

Friday, May 17th-Saturday, May 18th (2-Days) | 9:00am-4:00pm

$250.00 (+ Supply List)

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Unlimiting the Limited Palette, an Outdoor Painting Workshop with R. Gregory Summers AIS/OPS. This 2-day outdoor painting workshop is for all level artists with basic understanding of the fundamentals of drawing and painting. We will be covering the essentials of painting outside using a limited palette, with emphasis on composition. Workshop will be taught in oils outdoors on location (en plein air), 9-4 daily with instructor demo at lunch. $50.00 non-refundable deposit require to hold a spot. Click here for detailed summary of Gregory’s workshop and supply list.


DYED PYSANKY EGGS with Stephen Herchak- FAMILY ART

Sunday, April 7th | 1:00-4:00 | Multi-Generational: Kids 12+ Grands, Parents, Families

$70.00 (4 SPOTS LEFT)

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Come make something special this spring. Artist Stephen Herchak leads this Pysanky (Ukraine) egg class for families with kids ages 12 and up. Students learn to dye eggs using a hot waxed method much like batik. A wonderful way to spend time with your kids and grands or come with a friend or spouse. All supplies and materials are included.


FAMILY CLASS-FLORAL CHAOS PAINTING

Sunday, April 28th | 2:00-4:00 | Ages 9+

$60.00 per person (All Supplies Included)

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Add a little spring to your walls. Beth Melton Seabrook leads her signature chaos painting class for families. Parents, Grands, Uncles or Aunts - kids, best friends, and cousins - everyone is welcome to come create theses fun paintings. Families will use non-traditional forms to paint. Think bubble wrap, flip flops, stamps and stencils. Imaginations will soar in this fun-filled afternoon.