April 25 Memorabilia Shadow Box
Dorlian Johnson 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM $35.00 plus $20 for materials.
Decorate a shadow box and display your treasures. Bring old watches, jewelry, lace, trinkets, hair pins, tools, medals, photos and memorabilia from your past.
April 27 Calligraphy
Bridget Hanley 10 AM – 1 PM $30.00
Please bring wide ruled notebook, pencil, eraser, ruler and any pens you may have. Some pens available to try. Work through drills and short phrases, learn layout and tips for beautiful handwriting.
May 1 Basket Weaving
Meredith McCartan 11:30 AM - 3:30 PM. $30.00 plus $10.00 for materials. Join us to make a lined bread basket with red & blue trim and accentuated with metal handles. With basic over/under weaving and a rigid cut & tuck, this basket has multiple uses in your home.
May 2 Colored Porcelain Buttons & Beads
Jan Hitchcock Noon – 3 PM $35.00 plus $10.00 for materials and firing. Learn various clay techniques to create unique and original buttons and beads for pendants, pins, earrings, bracelets and necklace. All levels welcome
May 8 The Basics of Watercolor
Susan Jane Donohoe 12:30 PM - 3 PM $35.00 plus $10.00 materials. This is a fun class exploring new watercolor technique/process or theory each month that produces a painting that utilizes the lesson being taught.
May 14 Calligraphy Addressing Envelopes
Bridget Hanley Evening class 5 PM – 8 PM $30.00 Bring back snail mail. Send a card with a flourished envelope. Please bring notebook., ruler pencil, eraser and envelopes, also bring any calligraphy pens you have.
May 22 Travelogue of Patagonia
Gary W. Kuhl 6:30 PM $2.00 Tickets must be obtained in advanced. Only 40 seats available. This presentation supports the High School Scholarship Fund.
May 25 Paint a Florida Sunset Landscape
Bridget Hanley 10 AM – 1 PM $40.00 all materials included. Bring a reference photo to work from. One student will win a free frame for their art.
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 3 Paint and Share
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Instructor: Leslie White Cost: $15.00 Here’s a chance to work on your own project while sharing your skills with others. Bring your current projects with materials and work alongside fellow Artist, get critique, if you like and appreciate the camaraderie.
June 4 Basket Weaving
11:30 AM – 3:30 PM Instructor: Meredith McCartan. Cost: $30.00 plus $10.00 materials Making a basket sized for dinner napkins (7 1/2 x 7 1/2) and decorated with a blue dyed reed bow. You may find many other uses for this little cutie. Learn to weave in a "D" one piece handle. Class is suitable for beginners. We will be using water so bring a towel or apron for protection. Pre-registration.
June 5 Calligraphy
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM Instructor: Bridget Hanley Cost: $30.00 Monograms and Capital Letters. Please bring notebook, pencil, eraser, ruler, any markers or pens, and ink jet paper. learn decorative monograms and how to really enhance the capital letter of your poem or quote. Will experiment with different styles.
June 7 Wire Sculpture Earrings
12:30 PM – 3:30 PM Instructor: Lynda Spencer Ryan Cost: $60.00, All materials included Each student learns some of the basic wire-sculpture skills and will finish three pair of Argentium sterling silver earrings (Gold-filled available upon request-extra fee). They will have choice of gemstones or swarovski crystals. Tools needed are: Flat-nose pliers, round-nose pliers, & flush cutters-can use teachers but sharing can extend the class time.
June 10 (also June 11,13,14) Children’s Open Studio
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Instructor: Andrea Brownell Cost: $10.00 per session, plus $5 material Children’s Open Studio ages 6 and up. Sculpture, water color, acrylic paint and drawing. Parents must sign a hold harmless agreement. Cost is per child per session.
June 12 The Basics of Watercolor 12:30 PM - 3 PM Instructor: Susan Jane Donohoe Cost: $35.00 plus $10.00 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 encouraged.
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.