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
ART FOR LATE BLOOMERS
Thursdays | 10:00-11:30 | 6-weeks | October 24, 31. November 7, 14, 21. Dec. 5.
$180.00 (All supplies included)
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 mixed media art using paper, wire and clay. Instructor: Kathleen Fox
JUMP-START YOUR WRITING
Thursday, October 10th | 6:30-8:00
$45.00 (All materials provided) (6 SPOTS LEFT)
Author and poet Lisa Hase-Jackson offers insight for writers wanting to jump-start their creative processes and ultimately get words onto pages. Lisa’s workshop explores engaging and entertaining writing exercises, unique strategies, and clever ways to form good writing habits. Write ON!
HANDMADE HAPPINESS - Collage Art
Thursday, October 24th | 6:30-9:00
$55.00 (All materials supplied) (3 SPOTS 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!
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.
BEGINNING ACRYLIC PAINTING for ADULTS
Thursdays | 10:00-12:00 | 6-weeks | October 24, 31. November 7, 14, 21. Dec. 5.
$295.00 (All Supplies Included)
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.
OIL & ACRYLICS STUDIO with Carl Turner
Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | 5-weeks | October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Thursdays | 6:30-8:30 | 5-weeks | October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31.
$300.00 ( 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.
DRAWING STUDIO FOR ADULTS with Carl Turner
Wednesdays | 6:30-8:00 | 6-weeks | September 4, 11, 18, 25. October 2, 9
$228.00 (All supplies included) (SOLD OUT)
Artist Carl Turner leads our easy-going adult drawing studio where students learn to enhance their basic drawing skills or step-up to more advanced skills. Each week, Carl demonstrates different drawing techniques on various levels then students apply those techniques to their artwork with guidance from the instructor. A focus on portrait/faces and fluid drawing is this series theme. Students are also welcomed to bring in drawing projects to work on independently with feedback from Carl.
CREATIVE MORNINGS with Twoie Palmer
Tuesdays | 10:00-12:00 | 3-weeks | October 1, 8, 15.
$150.00 (All Supplies Included) (4 SPOTS LEFT)
Need a little creativity to jump-start your month? Creative Mornings is the best way to do it. Grab your coffee and join Artist Twoie Palmer and other creatives as you make original art in this mini-sessions to get you thinking differently and seeing the world as artists do. Collage, mixed media and ink will be a few of the mediums you’ll work in during this 3-week session. No art experience is necessary.
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 (4 SPOTS LEFT)
$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.
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
KICK-START your CREATIVITY WORKSHOP
Thursday, November 7th | 6:30-8:00
$30.00 (3 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