June 1 (also June 8,15,22 & 29) Drawing Class
10:00 AM – 12:00 NOON Instructor: Jan Obrebski Cost: $30.00 per session Line building, basic strokes, value, composition, perspective, etc. Students will be able to draw from their own references. Bring sketchbook, soft pencil & eraser. Open to adults and children, all skills. Instructor:
June 20 Paint a Florida Sunset Landscape in Acrylic
5:30 PM – 8:00 PM Instructor: Bridget Hanley Cost: $45.00 all materials included Bring a reference photo to work from or choose from one in stock. Learn the 3 things for beautiful landscape painting. One student will win a free frame for their art.
June 25, 26 & 27 Stained Glass – Beginners 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM Instructor: Donna Josephson Cost: $55.00 plus $30 materials In this Introductory three day class, students will learn the basic skills of the Tiffany Style method of stained glass. Students will learn how to cut glass, foil and solder a Flower Panel. This class is for students who have no prior skills cutting glass. See flyer for supply list. Homework will be assigned. Class sizes are limited. Times and fees vary. All materials are provided unless otherwise noted in the class description. Advance registration and payment due at sign up. Please register in-person. Please make tuition checks payable to RSA and supply fees paid to the instructor.
Paint with Acrylics
Monday July 1 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Instructor: Leslie White Cost: $40.00 plus $10.00 to Instructor for supplies. Class size limited to 4 students. Get started with acrylics. Learn to paint with easy to use acrylics and create a colorful underwater scene. Please bring a roll of paper towels.
Basket Weaving Classes
(2 separate classes) Tuesday July 9 11:00 AM - 3:30 PM and Saturday July 20 11:00 AM - 3:30 PM Instructor: Meredith McCartan Cost: $30.00 plus $10.00 to instructor for supplies. Preregistration and payment required. Come and learn to create a small pineapple basket. We will employ a continuous weave and learn the basics of shaping our basket by varying tension on the weaver reed. Class is suitable for beginners.
The Basics of Watercolor
Not necessarily for beginners Wednesday July 10 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM Instructor: Susan Donohoe Cost: $35.00 plus $10.00 to instructor for materials. A fun filled class that explores a new watercolor technique/process each month, by producing a painting that utilizes the lesson being taught. Laughter and learning are both encouraged.
Framing Your Art
Wednesday July 10 Evenings class 5:00PM – 8PM Instructor: Bridget Hanley Cost: $10.00 Bridget is a picture framing expert with over 35 years of experience For artists: Learn what can help your art sell For consumers: Learn about color, styles, glass options and why that blue matt just doesn’t work!
Wednesday July 17 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Instructor: Lynda Ryan Cost: $60 includes all materials Each student learns basic wire-wrapping skills and will finish a silver-filled wire-wrapped pendant (Sterling silver and Gold-filled available upon request for an extra fee). You will have choice of gemstones and enough supplies to complete another one at home. Tools needed: Flat-nose pliers, round-nose pliers, & flush cutters - can use instructors but sharing can extend the class time.
Watercolor on Yupo Workshop
Thursday July 18 12:00 noon – 3:00 PM Instructor: Suzanne Mahr Cost: $40.00 Plus $5.00 to instructor for supplies. Yupo paper allows you to do amazing effects with watercolor. Because of its non-porous surface, you can lift back on it to work a pattern. The paper is very smooth and has a matt finish. You can create an abstract or realistic painting. It is a fun “Art Toy” to try. In this class we will be painting a bird of paradise and will be trying other ways to work with Yupo paper.
Children’s Open Studio Art Ages 6 and older
Monday July 22, Tuesday July 23, Thursday July 25, and Friday July 26 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Instructor: Andrea Brownell Cost: $10.00 per session per child, plus $5 for material to instructor. Sculpture, water color, acrylic paint and drawing. Parents must sign a hold harmless agreement.
Beginners Stained Glass
Christmas in July – Stained Glass Tree Panel Monday July 29, Tuesday July 30 & Wednesday July 31 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM Instructor: Donna Josephson Cost: $55 plus $30 material fee paid to instructor. In this introductory 3 day class, students will learn the basic skills of the Tiffany Style method of stained glass - how to cut glass, grind glass, foil, solder, and make a simple frame for this tree panel. Class is for students who have no prior experience cutting glass. See flyer for more information.