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.
LATE FALL 2019 CLASSES
Discover Your Creativity
HANDMADE HAPPINESS - Collage Art
Thursday, October 24th | 6:30-9:00
$55.00 (All materials supplied) (1 SPOT LEFT)
Summer is over and Handmade Happiness is back! Spend an evening with artist Twoie Palmer as she guides students into the magical world of collage. Students will be creating artwork from handmade paper, stamps, magazine and book images, paint pens, and bits of watercolor. No art experience necessary. Come get creative!
Palm Collage Workshop
Friday, November 15th | 6:30-8:30
$75.00 (All Supplies Included) (7 SPOTS LEFT)
Spend an afternoon creating something colorful and beautiful. Beth Melton Seabrook leads students through this mixed-media Palm Collage workshop where playfulness and creativity are encourage, but you don’t need any art experience to attend. Students create individual art pieces that are ready to take home at the end of the class. Hint: They make wonderful gifts!
STARTING YOUR MEMOIR: Mining for Memories
Sunday, October 27th | 2:00-5:00
Ready to write your life story? Join Lisa Hase-Jackson as she guides students to “mine” for memories in order to create an authentic memoir. Hands-on exercises, writing prompts, and creative discussions all guide students to gather their life details and find their own stories. A must for anyone beginning the memoir process.
PINEAPPLE PAINTING WORKSHOP
Friday, October 25th | 6:30-8:30
$75.00 (All Supplies Included)
Beth Melton-Seabrook takes her students through her creative "chaos painting" techniques. Colorful, playful and full-of-life, this one-of-a-kind pineapple painting will have your family and friends smiling when they see it (hung up on the wall, of course). Come connect with your creativity and have fun! And get to say: Ya, I made that.
No art experience needed.
Acrylic Studio with Beth Melton-Seabrook
Wednesdays | 10:00-12:00 | 6-weeks | October 23, 30. November 6, 13, 20. December 4.
$324.00 (All supplies included) (3 SPOTS LEFT)
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. Beginners welcome. Expect laughter along with your creativity.
OIL & ACRYLICS STUDIO with Carl Turner
Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | 3-weeks | November 5, 12, 19.
Thursdays | 6:30-8:30 | 3-weeks | November 7, 14, 21.
$180.00 ( 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 4-week painting pass for Carl’s class to be used throughout the calendar year. Call CAMP for details.
DRAWING for the ABSOLUTE BEGINNER
Mondays | 10:00-11:30 | 4-weeks | September 30. October 7, 14, 21
$148.00 (All Supplies Included) (SOLD OUT)
Looking for the ultimate beginning class to help you learn to draw? This is it. No need to be intimidated, Kathleen goes through the VERY basics - starting with… this is a pencil, this is paper, this is an eraser. We go slow and allow for a lot of practice time to learn lines, shapes and value. If you’ve ever taken a drawing class, this class is NOT for you. You’ll be too advanced. Drawing for the Absolute Beginner starts at the ground floor level of drawing and steps up to only the first floor. Our focus is on basic shapes and simple objects and making those shapes and objects appear three dimensional. Oh, ya- and have fun while learning to draw. Instructor: Kathleen Fox
Thursday, October 17th | 6:30-8:30 (SOLD OUT)
Thursday,November 21st | 6:30-8:30 (SOLD OUT)
$60.00 (All supplies included)
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 | 7-week session | October 30, Nov. 6, 13, 20. December 4, 11, 18.
$112.00 (5 SPOTS LEFT)
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
KICK-START your CREATIVITY WORKSHOP
Thursday, November 7th | 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