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                                             MONTHLY THEMES

June  - -  Beloved pets and other critters

July  - -  FOOD, My favorite foods, Culinary arts (table settings, fruit arrangements, other)

August  - -  Fiber Arts (anything with fiber in it)

September  - -  Chickens, roosters, and chicks

October    - - -    Annual Judged Show:  This year's theme is: BUTTERFLIES & MOTHS  

                       (Preferably those that are endangered of extinction.  All entries must have one (1)                             paragraph or so telling something about the Butterfly or Moth you choose.)

November:  WEARABLE ART Japanese clothing & our annual "CARDIVAL CARNIVAL"

December - - Happy Holidays


Artwork can be in any medium. Some examples are oil painting, acrylic, watercolor, graphite or colored pencil, collage, and sculpture.  You get the picture, oh yes and photography   All Artwork is WELCOME as long as it follows the monthly theme.


     The management of Astoria Art Loft has the right to refuse any artwork which is deemed not                            appropriately framed for hanging and/or appropriate to a family-friendly art gallery.




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If you have a question/s you can type the question in and/or register by simply giving us the above information. 

Unfortunately, our system will only allow you to pay for one person per class. If more than one child or person will be attending a class/workshop the balance of the class will be collected at the beginning of the class/workshop

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ZENTANGLE - Workshop working with a Quilt Design

June 3rd & 4th, 2022

Time: Friday, June 3rd - - 3:00 pm - 9 pm
Saturday, June 4th - - 10:00 am - 12 noon - lunch - 12:30 or 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Sandra is working on a new Zentangle design that can be incorporated into a Quilt Block. 

All designs can be used in any art form.

For more information call the Art Loft at 503-325-4442

All supplies are furnished.




ROCK PAINTING for an FAMILY OUTING or AN EVEING OUT


The first Wednesday of each month:

JUNE 1, 2022
JULY 6, 2022
AUGUST 3, 2022

Time: 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.


Bring your rocks, pens, paints, and brushes, and be prepared to have fun! !

This is a time to RELAX paint, chat, make new rock friends, and just have a good time.

Some rocks and paints will be available to use.

Share stories about rocks you have painted and or have found along your way.  There is always a great story to tell about finding a painted rock.


COST:  To be determined




MICK McANDREWS returns to the Art Loft

September 8, 9, 10, 2022

Watercolorist Mick McAndrews returns on September 8, 9, & 10, 2022, for another wonderful watercolor class.

To see Mick's artwork visit his website:

       mickmcandrewsfineat.com

More information to come.

            




SUMMER ART WORKSHOPS FOR CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE

June 13 - - 17, 2022 Session CLOSED - Full class
July 11 - - 15, 2022
August 15 - - 19, 2022

TIME: 10:30 A.M. - - 2:30 P.M.

These workshops are for children ages 6 - 14.

All materials are provided.        Children must bring their own lunches.

Each session cost:  $110 - $95 for each

additional child within the same household

                      

Session 1  - -  June 13 - - 17   - -  CLOSED Session full  NORTH COAST NATIVE AMERICAN ART

               In this week-long summer camp, the campers will be learning about Longhouses, Totems,                       Legends & stories, Weaving, and Canoes.


Session 2  - -  July 11 - -  15  - -  ART OF THE U.S.A. SOUTHWEST AND MEXICO

                This week campers will study and learn about Painting, Hieroglyphics, Weaving, and Legends                 & Stories.  These cultures are different than those of the North Coast Native Americans.


Session 3  - -  August 15 - - 19  - -  ART IN 5 DIMENSIONS

                This week is "Hands-On".  They will be working with RECYCLED SCULPTURE, Collage &                      Assemblage, Musical Instruments - - DRUMS, and Mobiles

               There is a waiting list for Session 3.  Call to be put on a waitlist if interested.




CREATING ART with GLASS

Classes start: On going

TIME: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Tuesday afternoon and Saturday afternoon

COVID RESTRICTIONS IN EFFECT

´╗┐Instructor, Christine Kende guides you through the fusing glass process.

Create imagery, realistic or abstract, with glass powders and other heat-shaped elements.

email cskende@hotmail.com for more information OR


Contact The Art Loft at 503-325-4442 


´╗┐´╗┐NEWCOMERS ALWAYS WELCOME


COST:   $40 including all supplies per class  - -  The workshop fee is to be paid in advance or at the beginning of each session.






CALLIGRAPHY CLASSES - - Mary K. Adams - Instructor

DATES: THIS CLASS IS PUT ON HOLD UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

THE CLASS WILL BE RESCHEDULED AT A LATER DATE.

TIME: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm will be the same

                             TO BE RESCHEDULED AT A LATER DATE.

This is a four-session workshop.

Supplies are furnished. If you have calligraphy supplies of your own by all means bring them.