CLASS SCHEDULE

 

“Wonderful Wildflowers”

create a Flower Landscape and

two frameable Greeting Cards 

Sunday May 22, 1:30 – 3:30   $20.00   

Any Age    All Materials Provided

OTHER MATERIALS INCLUDE:

  • HANDPAINTED, TISSUE AND RICE PAPERS
  • OLD SHEET MUSIC, BOOKS AND QUOTES
  • NATURAL FIBERS, CANVAS, LACE AND RIBBON
  • INKS, WATERCOLORS AND COLOR PENCILS

 


“Stained Glass  Butterflies and Ladybugs”

Sunday, June 5,  12:30 – 4:30    All materials provided

instructor: Ruth BollesOver 20 years eXperience

 

  • Students will be taught the basic copper foil method, safety, types of glass, pattern transfer, cutting, grinding, foiling, soldering and finishing.
  • You will leave with a finished suncatcher!
  • This is a BEGINNERS workshop- ages 16 and up.
  • $55.00 [Student/Westminster/Members Discount]  $60.00 [All Others]
  • LIMIT 4 students- preregistration /$15 non-refundable deposit required.
  • Wear comfortable closed toed shoes- you will be standing.

 


Legacy Mosaics [family heritage china with embellishments] 

Native American Basketry- learn a dying art

Faces- How to Capture a Likeness

 

Seasonal Monthly Painting Parties:   

  1. Sunday May 15 @ 2pm – Mothers Day
  2. Sunday June 12 @ 2pm – Fathers Day
  3. Sunday July 10 or 17 @ 2pm  USA

 

 

2. LESSONS- On-Going sign up now

GROUPS OR INDIVIDUALS 

  • Formal Children’s Painting Lessons  Saturday 11-1pm  $25 
  • Formal Children’s Drawing  Lessons  Tuesday 3:15-4:30pm $12.50
  • ART Experience Drop-In- access to all media $7.00 Saturday 11-1pm
  • Adult Critique and Informal Lessons Saturday 1-3pm 

 

3. FORMAL ADULT ART LESSONS

CONTACT US TO SCHEDULE INDIVIDUAL SESSIONS

       PAINTING- Acrylics or Oil 

  • Beginners – get familiar with the medium, surfaces and tools
  • Intermediate/Advanced – go more in-depth from your personal starting point
  • Melody Davis, Instructor  [over 40 years experience]

Description:

  • $25 per 2hr session bring your current work [or materials provided for a 10.00 fee]
  • Explore Color: Warm, Cool and Opposing; Mixing vs ‘Out of the Tube’ Building a Palette
  • Using Tools, Mediums and Techniques: Play and then choose what you like
  • What should you paint? Criteria for choosing images/sources
  • Composition – getting the most out of your selection
  • Sign up:  In-Person;  Call  864-613-2211 Tues, Fri and Sat or Email us at gatewayartscenter213@gmail.com 

   BASIC DRAWING

  • $12.50 per hour/ Bring your current work or Materials provided [excepting papers]
  • We will strive to understand perspective, shape, line, shading, contrast, positive and negative space
  • Learn the advantages of all mediums, surfaces and tools

Basic Goals:

  • Choosing a focus
  • Capturing the essence
  • Establishing structure 
  • Adding details when the time is right

In-Depth Study:

  • Achieving a likeness
  • Emotion through facial expression and posture
  • A cohesive image

Sign up:  In-Person;  Call  864-613-2211 Tues, Fri and Sat  or Email us at gatewayartscenter213@gmail.com 


4. STEP BY STEP ART and CRAFT PARTIES

We Take Your Idea and Make It Work for Any Skill Level

BYOB. Refrigerator/Microwave available

  • PERFECT FOR BIRTHDAYS; BRIDAL PARTIES; CHURCH GROUPS; TEAM BUILDING MEETINGS; REUNIONS ETC
  • CHOOSE A PROJECT or LET US DESIGN ONE FOR YOU!
  • REGISTER BELOW  and RESERVE YOUR GROUP [ must be 4 or more]
  • INDICATE PREFERENCES- Project, Date and Time- We will confirm
  • $25  [or  $20  Westminster Residents] FOR MOST classes -cost of materials will influence price
  • ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED [Paintings are sized 11 by 14 unless otherwise noted]
  • ANY AGE or SKILL LEVEL

Photo Gallery of Previous Classes

  • SCHEDULE YOUR AGELESS GROUP ANYTIME
  • CUSTOM CLASS- PLEASE ALLOW ONE WEEK FOR US TO PRODUCE YOUR PROJECT
  • YOU CHOOSE PROJECT, TIME AND DATE
  • ALL MATERIALS $25 [$20 RESIDENT OF WESTMINSTER DISCOUNT]
  • PERFECT FOR SEASONAL, BRIDAL, BIRTHDAYS, CLUBS, REUNIONS, CHURCH GROUPS ETC. [WE HAVE KITCHEN AND SERVING SPACE]

REGISTER FOR ANY CLASS BELOW -SKIP QUESTIONS THAT DO NOT APPLY TO YOUR SELECTION