The Resident Art Exhibition is currently on view in Crossroads Gallery through January 6, 2019. The artists talk and reception takes place Sunday, December 2, from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. in the Atrium. Thank you to all participating artists who once again have made this a memorable holiday season exhibition.
Monday, November 19
10:00 a.m. – Mason Jar Madness – Come into the art studio and create a unique one of a kind work of art using mason jars, fabrics, stickers, glitter, paint and lights! These make perfect gifts for the holiday season for friends and family. Bring your creativity and have fun!
1:00 p.m. – Art Film – Chinese Art and Painting BBC Documentary – This film covers the intricate and rich history of Chinese art and painting. Early “stone age” Chinese art dates back to 10,000 BC, mostly consisting of simple pottery and sculptures.
Tuesday, November 20
10:00 a.m. – Ceramics - Continue to hand build your own ceramic projects or work on projects from Saturday morning’s class.
1:00 p.m. – Mason Jar Madness – Continue to work on your mason jars! Bring in your own personalized items such as photographs to add to your mason jar. At the end of class, we will look at each other’s work to see how each resident incorporated different themes into their work.
Wednesday, November 21
10:00 a.m. – Jewelry Making – Resident artist and jewelry expert Sandy Bohannon will teach you all there is to know about making a beautiful piece of jewelry.
1:00 p.m. – Drawing From A Still Life – Using the variety of objects in the Art Center, create your own still life then complete a drawing based on your still life using graphite and colored pencils.
Thursday, November 22 Happy Thanksgiving!
Friday, November 23 - 9:45 a.m. – Introduction to Painting with Acrylics – Art instructor Rula Jones Brock is back for this four-week class on acrylic painting. Learn specific techniques including color mixing and gradation. This class is open to all skill levels.
Saturday, November 24 - 10:00 a.m. – Ceramics – No Class Instructor Ellen Smithey returns on Saturday, December 1, to lead her weekly class on ceramics. Smithey has a degree in studio ceramics and this class is open to beginners and advanced students.