503-325-4442
106 Third Street
Astoria, OR 97103
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"SATURDAY ART TIME" WORKSHOPS for ages 6 and 14

This fall, new Saturday Art Time for young artists, four separate sessions

Saturday mornings - - 10:30 AM - - 12:30 PM

Class size is limited to 10 students at this time.

COVID RESTRICTIONS IN EFFECT


CHILDREN'S ART WORKSHOPS 

'SATURDAY ART TIME'

10:30 AM  to  12:30 PM


 The new Saturday morning, four sessions each, art workshops are for ages 6 and 14 will begin on October 2nd.  Each four-week session workshop will have a specific emphasis on themes according to the season. 


All supplies are furnished.

Call 503-325-4442 for more information. You can also register on line.

Cost:  $80 per student, each additional child within same family is $65


SESSION 1

OCTOBER

October 2, 9, 30, Nov.6, 2021

Leaves, trees, pumpkins, and Day-of-the-Dead will be the subjects to inspire us. Practice drawing, learn principles of art and learn about Artists related to the Season or theme. 


SESSION 2

FALL

Nov. 13, 20, Dec. 4, 11, 2021

Warm Colors and Traditions. 

Exploration of various media including fused glass.

Create artwork with gift giving in mind. 

Learn about famous artists.



SESSION 3

 WINTER 

January 15, 22, 29, & February 5, 2022

Cool Colors and Hot Ideas.


 Learn about design - Design art for the winter season -  learn about famous artists.

Create a painting on canvas.  




DROP IN - - SATURDAY AFTERNOON "FUSED GLASS" CLASS

Classes are held each Saturday afternoon

TIME: 1 PM - 3 PM

COST: $35 includes all supplies and firings

COVID RESTRICTIONS IN EFFECT

INSTRUCTOR: Christine Kende


Want a break on a Saturday afternoon, then this class is for you.  Christine will guide you through the use of glass tools, the differences of glass products, and how to create with them.

You will be able to create a finished piece on a Saturday afternoon, or you can work on a more complicated design to be finished the next Saturday.  

After each class Christine will take your finished creation to her studio to be fired.   You will pick it up the following Saturday.

Call 503-325-4442 for more information or to "save your spot".  Class size limited.


Cost:  $35 (includes all supplies and firings)  




WATERCOLOR and experimental substrates - - with Jo Pomeroy

Wednesdays - - 1:00 PM - - Class for intermediate students

Thursdays - - - Beginner's Class - - 1:00 PM

COVID RESTRICTIONS IN EFFECT


On-going Watercolor classes with Jo Pomeroy - Wednesday and Thursday afternoons

DROP INS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME

Wednesday - - 1:00  to 4:00 Intermediate students

Thursday  - -  1:00 to 4:00  (Beginning painters)


FEE:  $30 per session - - unless you are an Associate Artist.  Call the Loft for more information regarding the Associate Artist Membership.


Beginner or an experienced watercolorist, all are welcome.  The beginner will learn basic watercolor techniques, color theory, design, and composition, problem-solving.  The advanced student will learn additional techniques, experimental techniques, different styles, and more.

Critiques follow each class.

But - - the main focus of each class is to "have FUN" on your painting journey.

Recommended Supplies:

*Paper:  140 lb. cold press Arches or similar quality brands.  (Special assignments on yupo, terraskin, masa.)

*Paints:   (Professional quality such as Daniel Smith, Graham, Holbein, Mariblu, etc.) Permanent alizarin crimson or carmine; lemon yellow or Hansa yellow; cadmium yellow pale or Aureolin; Prussian blue or phthalo blue; cobalt blue; ultramarine blue.

*Brushes:

1" aquarelle flat;   #10 or #12 round; and a rigger (liner).

*Other:

palette or white plate, large white towel, board on which to place paper; paper towel, sponge, spray bottle; color wheel



                                          For more information call 503-325-4442





Learn to DRAW for the Beginning Student

Tuesday Mornings - -
TIME: 10:30 AM - - 12:30 PM

COVID RESTRICTIONS IN EFFECT

Tuesday mornings - - 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

This is a four-week class beginning October 5, 12, 26, November 2, 2021

This is a class for the beginning student.  NO experience is needed.  We will discuss the various types of pencils, papers, and other tools used in drawing. 

Students will work with the assorted tools becoming familiar with what they can do and what works for the student.

This four-session class should give the student enough information to complete a

classroom project and start a new drawing project to complete at home for show and tell at the next class.


The picture shown is a drawing using all the tools in my "toolbox"  AKA supply box  +  hours of drawing time.

COST:  $20
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