Special Adult Classes
Exploring the Inner Terrain With Art, Apr. 5 and 6, 1-4 pm
Instructor Diana Plenys
$60 for full workshop, register below
- heal blocks
- deepen connection to inner and outer flow
- imagine and visualize possibilities
- gain access and open to inner creative dimensions
Diana Plenys has been an artist her whole life, including dance and music. Including her latest juried “Best of Show” most recently, she has exhibited at museums and galleries, and has sold her paintings through commissioned work and art fairs. Diana is a registered nurse with Board Certification in holistic nursing (AHNA), a yoga and meditation teacher, and is certified in using the arts in transpersonal healing techniques for stress management. She is a published author, and has recorded a healing meditation CD. Currently retired from nursing, she leads a simple and spiritual life as she paints and exhibits with the Duneland Plein Air Painters.
Art Quilt Barn Camp, June 12 – Aug 7, 2019, 10 am – 3 pm
Instructor Susan Atwell
$65 per class, register below
June 12 #1 Intro to Dyeing/Color Exploration : Using Dye Painting and Low water immersion techniques we will explore color( in theory and practice) through mixing and hue and value gradations
June 19 # 2 Resists/Ice Dyeing : Chemical and Physical methods will be explored through common household substances (flour,potatoes etc) as well as clamping folding and binding techniques to create patterned resists to our dyebaths
June 26. #3 Printing: Create patterning on fabric by direct printing. We will make our own motifs by creating our own blocks for block printing, print with various found objects and learn monoprinting. Deconstructed Screen Printing will also be introduced
July 3. #4 Silkscreening: Learn how to stretch your own screen to use in so many different ways. We will be employing freezer paper, latex paint, interfacing, and tape as well as dried flour paste and Colored dye paste for Deconstructed techniques
July 10 #5 Fugitive Media: Colored Pencils, Charcoal, Conte Crayon etc. Learn how to go back into your fabrics create highlights and detail using fugitive media and make them permanent
July 17 NO CLASS
July 31 #7Construction: Putting it all together! A basic knowledge of using your sewing machine( that is in good working order) is required for this class.
Paint Party for Adults
All supplies, coffee and tea, and soft drinks are included in this fun 2 hour party. One of our experienced instructors will help you choose your subject and media. Watch our calendar and Facebook page for upcoming public Paint Parties.
You may register here to host a party of 5 or more, or register below to attend as a guest of an upcoming party.
$35/guest – $10 deposit required with guest registration