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.
WINTER 2019 CLASSES
Discover Your Creativity
METAL CLAY JEWELRY WORKSHOP
Saturday, February 9th | 10:00-4:00 | Bring a Bag Lunch
$150.00 (All supplies, materials and kiln firing included)
No need to buy jewelry as gifts. 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.
CREATIVE WRITING FOR ADULTS
Tuesdays | 6:30-8:00 | 4-Weeks | January 8, 15, 22, 29
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. Need a refresher or just a kick-start to finish that novel or short story - this workshop is for you.
ADULT DRAWING STUDIO
Wednesdays | 6:30-8:30 | Six Weeks | January 9, 16, 23, 30. February 6, 13.
$276.00 (All materials provided)
Portrait Artist Rob Maniscalco leads this adult drawing studio. Students learn new drawing techniques to advanced their skill levels and confidence in drawing. A focus on faces and objects. Students will also explore a variety of drawing mediums. For intermediate and advanced students with a familiarity of basic drawing techniques.
BEGINNING ACRYLIC PAINTING with Beth Melton- Seabrook
Thursdays | 10:00-12:00 | Six Weeks | January 10, 17, 24, 31. February 7, 14.
$295.00 (All materials included)
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 | January 10, 17, 24, 31. February 7, 14.
$180.00 (All Supplies Included) (4 SPOTS LEFT)
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
ACRYLIC STUDIO with Beth Melton-Seabrook
Wednesdays | 9:30-11:30 | Five Weeks | January 9, 16, 23, 30. February 6
$245.00 (All materials included)
This follow-up acrylic studio to Beth Melton-Seabrook’s popular beginning acrylics class offers students the chance to put their new 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 supplies are provided, but students are welcomed to bring in any materials they’d prefer to use.
Ultra BEGINNING DRAWING FOR ADULTS
Thursdays | 10:00-11:30 | Four Weeks | February 21, 28. March 7, 14.
$120.00 (All supplies included)
In this entertaining mini-four week course, adults learn the VERY basics of drawing. We focus on line, shape and value. We explore simple art materials (types of paper, pencils, erasers). There’s lots of practice time and no art experience needed. If you ever wanted to learn how to draw, this mini-class is the perfect way to start on your path. Students will work in pencil, ink and charcoal. This class is for the student who has never drawn. (Kathleen’s note: if you’ve taken a drawing class this will most likely be too easy for you.) Instructor: Kathleen Fox
OIL & ACRYLIC PAINTING with Carl Turner
Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | 4 Weeks | January 8, 15, 22, 29 (5 SPOTS LEFT)
Tuesdays | 6:00-8:00pm | 4 Weeks | January 8, 15, 22, 29.
$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 to work on independent painting projects. Please call CAMP to register if joining after the start date. 843-936-6351.
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 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. Students work on independent projects of their choice. A supply list will be email to students prior to class. Come join us! Instructor: Carl Turner
PORTRAIT WORKSHOP with Rob Maniscalco
Mondays | 10:00-12:00 | 6 Weeks | January 7, 14, 28. February 4, 11, 18 (no Class Monday January 21st because of MLK Holiday)
$275.00 (Supply List Required)
In this 6-week intensive, students focus on the techniques required to create a realistic portrait. Students will apply and practice skills to improve and enhance their artwork. Lead by local portrait artist Rob Maniscalco. 3 weeks are dedicated to drawing portraits and the other three weeks to painting them. Students taking this workshop should have a basic knowledge of drawing and painting. See the supply list.
There’s no better way to start your Mondays! Come join us.
Thursday, January 17th | 6:30-8:30
$55.00 (All supplies included) (3 SPOTS LEFT)
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 6 students. All supplies and materials are included.
WRITING CIRCLE FOR CHILDREN'S BOOK WRITERS
Wednesdays| 6:30-8:30 | Six Weeks | January 9, 16, 23, 30. February 6, 13.
Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | Six Weeks | January 8, 15, 22, 29. February 5, 12.
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, January 31st | 6:30-8:00
$30.00 (4 SPOTS LEFT)
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