Weekend Workshops


Clay

Coffee Tripod Mug

Instructor: Shannon Gehen

One evening in the clay studio, and you can enjoy your morning coffee out of your own handmade mug. Easy construction and endless texture turn a simple clay cylinder into a functional addition to your morning cup of joe.

Adult: All Levels - 2019-04 WS14
Aug. 8, Thurs., 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. Pancoe
CAM member: $28; Non-member: $35

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Drawing

Expressive Japanese Calligraphy Art (CLASS FULL)

Instructor: Mitzi Ito

Students learn to write and draw kanji characters through the traditional Japanese art of “oshuji” or Japanese calligraphy. Learn how to write name of your choice with Japanese character and large letters, as pictured "peace", "love", "happy". Class full. Call to be added to wait list: 910.395.5999 x 1008.

Adult: All Levels - 2019-04 WS8
July 20, Sat., 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. & July 21, Sun., 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. Pancoe
CAM member: $92; Non-member: $115
+ $15 material fee

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Fiber Arts

Botanical Dyeing and Printing on Natural Fibers (CLASS FULL)

Instructor: Jan Wutkowski

Please call to be added to the wait list: 910.395.5999 x 1008. Come learn the basics of print and immersion dyeing with local plants, plus other natural dyes such as indigo and cochineal. Learn what local plants work best for getting prints, as not all do. Starting with protein fibers (wool & silk), you’ll learn methods for getting strong prints from leaves in particular, but other coloring agents as well. Then delve into a quick study of indigo dyeing and very basic shibori before learning about mordants and color enhancers on cellulose fibers like cotton, linen, rayon, hemp, bamboo. This is a good introductory class where you will get great botanical prints and colors on your fabrics. A fun and surprise-oriented class! Please call to be added to wait list: 910.395.5999 x 1008.

Adult: All Levels - 2019-04 WS11
Aug 1, Thurs, 6:00-7:30pm, Aug 3, Sat, 10:00-4:00pm, Aug 4, Sun, 12-4:00 pm Pancoe
CAM member: $124; Non-member: $155
+ $5 material fee

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Mixed Media

Origami

Instructor: Mitzi Ito

Origami is the Japanese art of paper folding. It begins with a perfectly square piece of paper and can be folded into birds, flowers, animals, or anything that you can imagine. Some are very simple designs while some designs can be extremely complicated. All are beautiful and can be enjoyed by people of all ages.

Adult: All Levels - 2019-04 WS10
July 28, Sun., 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Pancoe
CAM member: $60; Non-member: $75
+ $10 material fee

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Painting

Painting People in Watercolor

Instructor: Todd Carignan

Painting from a live, professional model pay attention to proportions, color, light and shadow, gesture, portraits, and handling clothing.

Adult: Intermediate - 2019-04 WS9
July 27, Sat., 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Pancoe
CAM member: $72; Non-member: $90
$20 model fee paid to instructor

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Painting

Figurative Painting with Limited Palette

Instructor: Todd Carignan

Learn to use just a few colors to create a finished figurative painting, like the world-class turn of the century Swedish painter Anders Zorn.

Adult: Intermediate - 2019-04 WS13
Aug. 24, Sat., 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Pancoe
CAM member: $72; Non-member: $90
$20 model fee paid to instructor

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Photography

Night Photography: Long Exposure and HDR

Instructor: Alan Cradick

Sharpen your long exposure/HDR skills. Working with a tripod, explore photography not possible hand holding your camera. Meet downtown and photograph into the evening, using available light for street portraits. Sunday we share our images with each other in a group critique at CAM.

Adult: Intermediate - 2019-04 WS16
Aug. 17, Sat., 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. & Aug. 18, Sun., 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Various
CAM member: $64; Non-member: $80

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Sculpture

Galimotos

Instructor: Michael Van Hout

Given the skill level needed to assemble these moving sculptures, it would probably be better for you to take the intro to wire class first. But if you feel that you have the skill I can certainly work with you. Galimotos Our contraptions that use the crank and wheel To give movement to your creature already other object you choose to create. Students will work with simple pliers and wire to create these interesting sculptures.

Adult: Intermediate - 2019-04 WS12
Aug. 10, Sat., 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. & Aug. 11, Sun., 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. Pancoe
CAM member: $112; Non-member: $140
+ $15 material fee

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