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  • Alcohol Inks

    Use alcohol inks to create gorgeous vivid art! It is an amazing free flowing medium. Enjoy learning what the inks are and how to use them to create beautiful flowers, landscapes and abstracted looks. Tools and the best products to purchase will be discussed. Dar’s demonstrations are broken down to a step-by-step painting process on a 12 x 12 canvas. You will also practice using the inks on different types of papers. Spark your imagination and creativity. All levels of painters will complete unique art to take home. Please bring to class: an apron, paper towels, a purse size hand cleaner, your lunch and beverage. Supply fee ($16) included in tuition.
  • Create Unique Art with Gel Prints and Collage Papers - NEW!

    Come create a unique 10 x 10 canvas piece using collage techniques. You will learn how to design patterns that work while creating depth and a focal area with color by using mediums that protect and adhere papers and finishing supplies to enhance your work. The instructor will demonstrate the techniques to make the process easy. You will also learn many ways to continue using your newly learned skills. Please bring the following if you have any: collage papers like Gelli Prints, magazine pages, sayings and words you like. Supply fee ($8) included in tuition. Please bring a lunch and beverage.
  • Glass Mosaic Table Lamp or 3 Candle Holders (Ages 15+)

    Create a custom, colorful table lamp or candle holder in 2 fun evenings! Using pre-cut glass, and some creativity, you will cover a 4 x 9 lamp or 3 x 3 square candle holder in glass. Stencils will be available or you can use your creative freedoms to create a beautiful work of art! The first night is dedicated to working on your project, having fun, and discovering your creative side. The second night is messy using grout, so make sure to dress for a mess. After your project is finished, you will learn about glass cutting, mosaic resources and other types of mosaics. Material fee ($30) included in tuition. 
  • No Mistakes Watercolor

    Think you are not creative? Then this class is for you! Come loosen up and be spontaneous while learning simple ways of mastering the medium. This class is designed so beginners and experienced watercolor artists will enjoy success. Learn watercolor techniques that will take you to the next level. See exciting demonstrations including: creating a focal area, value systems and how to use line and color to create depth and impact in your paintings. Reference materials and brushes will be available for student use. Please bring watercolor supplies, paper towels, a notebook and 140# cold press watercolor paper. Please bring a lunch. *A starter kit can be pre-ordered by calling Dar at 612-940-2094.
  • Now Trending: Gelli-Plate Printing (Ages 14+)

    Gelli printing is the newest trend! The more you print, the more variety, depth, and interest you create. Learn what type of paint and materials work best to create these unique prints! You will love the simple process of mono printing, using stamps, and stencils and creating your own designs with Gelli Print plates on a 12x12 canvas. Dar’s teaching style will inspire your creativity as she gives entertaining demos and individual attention. No experience necessary. Please bring to class: an apron, paper towels, a purse size hand cleaner, a soft rubber brayer if you have one, words or sayings you like, your lunch and beverage. Supply fee ($11) included in tuition.