Friday, Mar 7, 2014
Date(s) & Time(s)::
May 4, 2013
May 11, 2013
May 18, 2013
June 8, 2013
July 13, 2013
July 20, 2013
July 27, 2013
August 3, 2013
Location: Little Egypt Arts Association Arts Center, 601 Tower Square, Marion, IL
Workshops are limited to 15 students. Pre-registration is required.Return to event list.
May 4, 10am - 1pm: Portraits in Pencil (pencil drawing). Presenter, Jessie Rouse. Ages 12 - adult. Forensic Artist Jessie will teach you how he draws accurate likenesses of people's faces. Bring pencils & eraser.
May 11, 10am - 1pm: Explorations in an Accordion Folded Book (watercolor & mixed media). Presenter, Marie Samuel, MFA. Ages 12 - adult. Marie will guide students as they create a free standing book in 6 sections with activities in each one. Bring Prang watercolors with brush.
May 18, 11am - 2pm: Atmospheres; Ambiguities (oil-acrylic painting). Presenter, Emily Elliott, BFA, BA. Ages 15 - adult. Students will learn about color mixing, edge relationships, and the idea of the "sublime" to crreate a small landscape/atmosphere painting.
June 8, 10am - 1pm: Inside Out (acrylic painting on glass). Presenter, Sherry Lampley. Ages 10 - adult. Students will paint on the back of 8x10 glass using acrylics and permanent black markers. The reverse painting will be framed and ready to take home that day.
July 13, 10am - 1pm: Taking Better Pictures (photography). Presenter Rene DeGroof. Ages 16 - adult. Participants should bring their own cameras. This workshop will concentrate on photographic composition.
July 20, 10am - 1pm: Positive & Negative Impressions (printmaking). Presenter, Jeri Palmer. Ages 10 - adult. Jeri will introduce you to the art of printmaking. Bring pencil, eraser, #1 ink pen.
July 27, 10am - 1pm: Splash & Dash (watercolor). Presenter, Colleen Pell Thompson. Ages 13 - adult. Join Colleen to learn this exciting watercolor technique. Produce energized, imaginative works while trying her "splash & dash" method. Bring Prang watercolor trays with brush.
August 3, 10am - 1pm: Paintapalooza! (acrylic painting). Presenter, Missy Carstens, BS. Ages 9 - adult. Students will have fun painting a complete work on canvas. No experience required. Missy has 23 years of teaching art.
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