In this class we will use basic punch needle techniques to create colorful, modern flowers on an 8x10 inch frame. Learn new ways to create textured stitches, cut pile, and more. Perfect for anyone looking to expand their punch skills, as well as beginners! Cost includes all materials-punch needle, frame, yarn snips, printed instructions, and yarn.
Experience the exciting art of looking! When you draw, you learn to see things for the first time. Line, light and shadow, space, and perspective all come together to create an image. In this you class you will discover how each of these elements work to create a great piece of art! We will also use different tools including blending sticks, erasers, and mediums including pencil and charcoal. Please bring at least two graphite pencils: a 2B and 6B, and vine or willow charcoal. Paper provided by the instructor. Kyle Durkin, BA Studio Art, is an Adult Education instructor who enjoys helping new artists develop their skills.
ZOOM Students will learn how to capture the beauty of Maine's coastline through the practice of graphite and charcoal drawing from photos. The principles of composition and value will be emphasized while experimentation is strongly encouraged in representational and abstract styles of working. Meditative exercises will be used to minimize inhibitions and fears associated with the creative process. A supplies list will be provided.
Make a sea glass window! You will have sea glass, shells, stones, sand, and driftwood to make a wood-framed 8x10 art piece. Create your own design or use one of the provided templates. you will complete your seaside design in the workshop and will be given a kit and directions to complete and "cure" your piece at home. Class fee includes all materials, or bring your own sea shells, etc.