Workshops and Classes
The workshops and classes listed below are recommended for adults and children age 13 and older unless noted otherwise. Parents or guardians wishing to accompany a minor child to a class will also need to purchase a ticket due to space limitations in the classroom. If you have any questions about registration for specific please call the box office at 304-561-3570.
Beginner to Intermediate Watercolor with Ellie Schaul
4 week class
March 17 – April 9, 2020
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30-7:30pm
Whether you are experienced in watercolor techniques or a complete novice, this series of eight courses will give you the confidence to master this beautiful medium. Throughout the course, you’ll learn how to develop a color wheel, mix color, explore brush techniques and more, all under the skillful instruction of Charleston artist Ellie Schaul.
Beginner’s Brush Lettering Calligraphy Workshop
Hosted by Marisa Jackson of www.marisamade.com
Saturday, April 25, 2020
12:00PM – 3:00PM
Start making lovely letters!! In this 3 hour class, you will learn warm up drills, basic strokes, lower case alphabet, and how put all of those skills together to write beautiful words with a little bounce! Marisa Jackson will show you fun techniques to apply in your lettering, and you will be on your way to creating beautiful letters and words in your own style. In this 3 hour workshop, you can expect to learn basic stroke techniques to help create beautiful brush lettering. Marisa will take you through letters of the alphabet and teach how to letter words. Students will receive one on one help in a relaxed, fun environment. Registration fee includes a Lowercase Brush Lettering Guide written by Marisa as well as a brush pen!
Woodworking with Seth Davidson
Tuesday’s April 21st – May 26th
(Break during the week of May 12th – No Class)
5:30 – 7:30PM
In this 5 week course, students will learn some of the basic fundamentals of hobby woodworking. Students will be introduced to various species of wood and their properties and will have the opportunity to create 2-3 projects from assembly to finish, including a wine stopper and cutting board. In addition, this course will cover topics including wood stock selection and preparation, traditional and modern tool usage, and more!
Polymer Clay Pendants With Ellie Marshall
Thursday, May 7th
5:30 – 7:30PM
Come join Ellie Marshall for a fun-filled evening celebrating spring! In this workshop participants will explore the medium of polymer clay as they create a beautiful, flowery pendant.