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

Beginning in January 15, 2022, 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 Saturday morning, four-sessions, art workshops are for ages 6 and 14 will begin on January 15th, 2022.  Each session will have a specific emphasis on color and ideas. 


 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.  


All supplies are furnished.

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

Cost:  $80 per student, 

$65 for each additional child within the same family 




DROP IN - - SATURDAY AFTERNOON "FUSED GLASS" CLASS

Classes are held each Saturday afternoon

TIME: 1 PM - 3 PM

COST: $40 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:  $40 (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





Little Bird Parent-Child MUSIC CLASSES

January 5 - February 23, 2022
8-wekk session

Time: 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Gabrielle Macrae is back with her parent-child music class

based on the idea children are naturally musical. 

Children ages from infancy to age four accompanied by an adult and must be pre-registered to attend - - - NO-DROP-INs during these sessions

All Children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult for the duration of the class.

The cost is $100 for the 8-week session.  The family rate is $125 for up to three children with an adult.

If you are experiencing financial hardship and this is out of your budget - please - let Gabrielle know and she can work out a sliding scale or trade.


 Registration:  Please send an email to gabriellemacrae@gmail.com. She will send you payment instructions and confirm your registration.  Class size is limited to 15 families and registration is first-come-first-serve, so email Gabrielle right away to hold your slot.


COVID Policy and Precautions:   Proof of vaccination and masks are required for all adult                                  participants when entering the building and during class. Gabrielle will not be                       wearing a mask once class begins and we are not requiring masks for the children.                        She will be fully vaccinated and will have her booster shot when class starts).                        Please stay home if you have any symptoms and only come back to class after                       showing a negative covid test for you and your child.