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Winter/Spring 2018 Classes
This challenging class will teach you to pattern, cut, glaze, solder and weatherproof a beautiful clear or stained glass window. Students must be at least 18 years of age to enroll in this class. Space is limited so register early.
Dates: Tuesday April 24, Thursday April 26, Tuesday May 1, Thursday, May 3 Time: 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., PLUS Saturday May 5, 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Fee: $85, Members $75 Instructor: Pamela
RICHARD LEET DRAWING WORKSHOP
Here is an opportunity to enjoy an intense drawing experience. This fast-paced, in-depth workshop, based on the teachings of Kimon Nicolaides’ in his book, “The Natural Way to Draw,” will be taught by Mason City artist, Richard Leet. Dick will lead participants in trying their hands on dozens of basic drawing exercises that can be key to further success and growth in all visual art mediums.
Drawing paper is provided as will be a variety of drawing mediums. Students may want to bring along any drawing mediums of their own liking e.g. crayons, colored chalk, etc.
Saturday, May 5 (rescheduled from April 14), 9:00 am—4:00 pm (with 1 hour lunch break)
Fee: $45, Members $40
MUFFINS & MONOCHROMATIC PAINTING (See example here!)
Learn how to create a monochromatic acrylic masterpiece with step-by-step instructions. Muffins will be served as a snack.
Saturday, May 12, 9:00 am — Noon Instructor: Laura
Fee: $30, Members $27 (doors open at 8:50 a.m.)
WHIMSICAL CHAIRS (See examples here!)
Each student will design their own unique chair. Paint, bling, add texture—unlock your creativity with a new piece of furniture for your home or office. Bring your own chair for a $5 discount.
Tuesday, May 15 (prep day) 6:00 — 7:30 pm
Saturday, May 19 (creative day) 9:00 am—noon (doors open at 8:50 am)
Fee: $45, Members $40 Instructor: Pamela
Summer 2018 Classes
GLASS BLOCK PAINTING
Use your creative and artistic talents to paint a floral design on glass. These lighted glass blocks make beautiful gifts and/or night lights. (Lights not included)
Saturday, July 7 9:00 am—noon (doors open at 8:50 am)
Fee: $30, Members $27 Instructor: Laura
STAINED GLASS Must be 18 to enroll
Create a beautiful leaded, stained glass piece in this challenging class..
Tues., July 17; Thurs., July 19; Tues., July 24; Thurs., July 26 5:30—7:30 pm, PLUS Sat., July 28, 9:00 am—2:30 pm
Fee: $99, Members $90 Instructor: Pamela
UNICORN PAINTING (Adult & child—child must be 8+)
Spend a lovely summer morning with your child before school starts… and paint a whimsical unicorn on canvas. 1 canvas per person.
Saturday, August 4, 9:00 am — noon (doors open at 8:50 am) Instructor: Laura
Fee: $40 (for 2 people, $20 for an additional person), Members $36
Call 641-421-3666 to register!
Please remember to silence your cell phones and refrain from taking calls and texting while attending these classes. Thank you!
As of September 1, 2015 we will no longer offer pro-rated pricing for multiple-day classes if you cannot attend every day. Everyone will need to pay the full price. We want to encourage everyone to attend all scheduled class sessions as most projects in these classes take multiple days to complete. Missing classes may result in not being able to participate in scheduled projects as well as unfinished projects. Please call 641-421-3666 with questions