Summer Art Nights with Heather Mondays, June 19-August 21, $150 6:30pm-8:15pm Teen/Adult Summer is a time of year when we all find ways to get busy, but it is also a time when we often have less commitments and obligations. here is an opportunity to carve out some you time, and make time for making art. Open to all levels, students will work on their own projects, in any medium of choice, guided in a casual group setting through questions, challenges, and general practice. The instructor will help each student guide themselves through completion of projects, while utilizing the group experience for each students benefit. Painting, drawing, sculpture, photography/photoshop, mixed media and more are welcome.
Sunrise/Sunset Photography Workshop with Heather July 22, 6am (rain date Aug 12) July 27, 6:30pm (rain date Aug 10) Location TBD, $65 for both Teen/Adult This 2 class workshop will emphasize the light and natural ambiance in early morning/late afternoon light and how to create drama and interest using that light. In theory, just like a clock, light is the 'same' twice a day, but weather conditions, atmosphere and temperature can affect our perception of light. Topics will include composition, use of light, settings, equipment challenges, and digital file management, as well as other topics. A DSLR or film camera is necessary, but please inquire if you are unable to gain access to one.
Plein Air Drawing and Painting with Heather Saturday, July 15 7:30am (rain date Aug 13 7:30a) Sunday, July 23 12pm (rain date Aug 6 12:30p) Thursday, Aug 15 5:45pm (rain date Aug 22 5:30p) Location TBD, $95 for all 3 Teen/Adult Plein Air means being outside, or 'full/open air'. The practice of plein air art engages in observational drawing and painting while working in a quick, but complete manner. This 3 part series will encourage students to observe the changes in light, while paying close attention to the surrounding landscape. Painting, drawing, and other mediums are welcome. Open to all levels, ages teen/adult. We will use the same location for all three sessions, TBD.
Photography Workshop Series
Introduction to Photography Lighting and Composition People Photography ~ Dates and Times TBD ~ $100 per workshop, $75 for 2 or more if you register in advance ~ Adult ~ Contact Main Street Art for details
Create Your Own Workshop (All Ages)
Interested in learning an artistic technique or style not offered in one of our current workshops or classes? Have we offered a workshop in the past that you have missed? Did you take a workshop that you loved and you want to learn some more advanced techniques? Create your own workshop to learn that skill or technique you've been wanting to learn! Gather four or more of your friends and design a workshop of your choosing!
Examples include: Stencils, Experimental Drawing, Guided Painting, Monoprints, Doodle Art, Album Covers, Photography, and more!