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.

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Discover Your Creativity


NEW!!!

FAMILY PAINTING

Sunday, December 2nd | 2:00-4:00 | Ages 8 and up

$60.00 per person

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This is a fun multi-generational non-traditional painting class. Artist Beth Melton-Seabrook leads her entertaining painting workshop that will get you cleverly creating while you connect with your kids. Expect smiles and laughter. No art experience necessary. All supplies provided. You will be creating whimsical turtle paintings. And... we end just in time to go for ice cream (yep, and ruin dinner). Great afternoon for grandparents and grand kids, uncle and nephews/aunts and nieces or parents and children. Please note: a child must be accompanied by an adult.

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WATERCOLOR and DRAWING STUDIO with Beth Williams

Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | 3 Weeks | October 16, 23, 30. November 6./ DROP-INs Welcome

$150.00 (All supplies included) (4 SPOTS LEFT)

$50.00 (Drop-in)

 Artwork by Beth Williams

Artwork by Beth Williams

Join Beth Williams in the studio where she will offer guidance for independent projects.  Every week, Beth will show mini-demos in drawing, watercolor, and mixed media to inspire your individual creative ideas.  

Watercolor and drawing paper and supplies provided... but students are encouraged to bring their own supplies to work with as well.  

Note: Beginning (those who have taken Beth's class) and Intermediate/Advanced students are welcome. This workshop may be pro-rated if students let CAMP know prior to the start of class.


BEGINNING ACRYLIC PAINTING with Beth Melton- Seabrook

Thursdays | 10:00-12:00 | Six Weeks | October 18, 25. November 1, 8, 15, 29. No class Nov. 22nd/Thanksgiving week

$295.00 (All materials included) (1 SPOT LEFT)

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Come learn how to paint using acrylic. Instructor Beth Melton-Seabrook leads this six-week easy-going painting techniques class for beginners. Students learn 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.


ART FOR LATE BLOOMERS

Thursdays | 10:00-11:30 | Six Weeks | October 18, 25. November 1, 8, 15, 29. No class Nov. 22nd/Thanksgiving week

$180.00 (All Supplies Included) (SOLD OUT)

 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


OIL & ACRYLIC PAINTING with Carl Turner

Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | 4 Weeks | November 6, 13, 20, 27.  (3 SPOTS LEFT)

OR

Thursdays | 6:30-8:30pm | 4 Weeks | November 1, 8, 15, 29. (5 SPOTS LEFT)

$240.00 (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. 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 monthly class. Whether you paint in acrylic or oil, this class is great for beginners as well as experienced painters who want to take it to the next level. Carl will address process, drawing, composition, brushwork, and working with color. It's a fun and focused class with an experienced teacher. Come join us! Instructor: Carl Turner


FALL FLOWER ARRANGEMENT

Tuesday, October 23rd | 6:30-8:00

$75.00 (All supplies included) (3 SPOTS LEFT)


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Learn what it takes to make a beautiful fall floral arrangement using basic grocery store flowers. Students learn design elements, best types of flowers and greenery to use, and how to make the most of your display. And yes, you will be using a real pumpkin for your vase. Come have fun learning something new.


WATERCOLOR MINIS

Thursday, November 1st | 6:30-8:30 (3 SPOTS LEFT)

OR

Thursday, November 15th | 6:30-8:30 (5 SPOTS LEFT)

$55.00 (All supplies included)  These Minis make wonderful holiday gifts!

 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, 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.


CREATIVE WRITING

Tuesdays | 6:30-8:00 | Four Weeks | November 6, 13, 27. December 4.

$132.00

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In this four-week intensive study of the creative writing process. Cross-genre writer Alex Odom will guide you through the steps to complete any creative writing project. This course will help you develop a writing process while cover everything from concept & character development to strategies for plotting, writing believable dialogue, and injecting themes and deeper meaning into your work. 

 


WRITING CIRCLE FOR CHILDREN'S BOOK WRITERS

Wednesdays| 6:30-8:30 | Nine Weeks | October 10, 17, 24. November 7, 14, 28. December 5, 12, 19. No Circle October 31st (Halloween) or November 21st (Thanksgiving Eve) (1 SPOT LEFT)

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Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | Nine Weeks | October 9, 16, 23, 30. November 6, 13, 27. December 4, 11. No Circle November 20th (Thanksgiving Week)  (3 SPOTS LEFT)

$128.00

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 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 18th | 6:30-8:00 (2 SPOTS LEFT)

$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


MINI CHAOS ACRYLICS with Beth Melton-Seabrook

Wednesday, October 24th | 6:30-9:00 (6 SPOTS LEFT)

$65.00 (All Supplies Included)

OR

CHAOS PAINTING NIGHT with Beth Melton-Seabrook

Wednesday, November 7th | 6:30-9:00

$75.00 (All Supplies Included)

 

 Beth's "Chaos" Painting Class at CAMP

Beth's "Chaos" Painting Class at CAMP

We're making minis! Artist Beth Melton-Seabrook shrinks her chaos painting techniques for students to create 3 miniature paintings that will delight (and make wonderful gifts, too.)  Using the same applications as her large paintings, students paint one-of-a-kind turtles, trees, crabs, shrimp, fish, etc, with the guidance.

Or choose to take her traditional chaos painting class. Either class...expect a fun time painting in new and very clever ways! No art experience necessary.