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ART WORKSHOPS for KIDS
ARTW8525 Pet Portrait Workshop with Susan Jones ( ages 16 –up)
The Pet Portrait Workshop, taught by instructor and colorist Susan E. Jones, teaches the beginning to intermediate student the basics of capturing his/her pet's likeness and personality on canvas. The workshop costs $80 per student, and includes both instruction and supplies. Easels are furnished during class. Students must have a clear reference photo of their pet, preferably a head shot taken in good light emailed to
December 13, 2013 9am to 4pm
March 22, 2014 9am to 4pm
September 27, 2014 9am to 4pm
December 12, 2014 9am to 4pm
ARTW8526 House Portrait Workshop with Susan Jones ( ages 16 –up)
The House Portrait Workshop, taught by instructor and colorist Susan E. Jones, teaches the beginning to intermediate student the basics of capturing his/her home, grandma's house, church building, college administration building or any other special place on canvas. The workshop covers the values assigned to each plane of a landscape, atmospheric perspective, and linear perspective. The workshop fee of $80 per student includes both instruction and supplies. Easels are furnished during class. Students must have a clear reference photo taken in good light, preferably taken 2 hours after sun up or 2 hours before sun down depending on the direction the house faces, emailed to
Student limit 12
November 23, 2013 9am to 4pm
January 25, 2014 9am to 4pm
May 24, 2014 9am to 4pm
August 23, 2014 9am to 4pm
November 22, 2014 9am to 4pm
November 15 painting
Polymer Clay Ornament Workshop with Patricia Hudson
Decorate your tree with your own creations. Learn the art of working with polymer (oven bake) clay to form a cane which can be sliced to cover a glass ornament. Other uses for the created cane will be demonstrated and suggested.
ARTW5104 Sat Nov 9 9am-4pm $65
ARTW8541 Sat Dec 7 10:30am -3pm $35
Have Your Cake and Paint it Too with Sonja DiMeola (adults)
It’s all about food! Enjoy a delicious dessert while making a beautiful still life painting of it to take home. You will be instructed by Sonja DiMeola who will guide you through the step by step painting process, and give you the recipe. No experience required, all materials provided. Student limit 12.
ARTW3851 Sat Nov 2 5-8pm $35
13th Annual Children’s Christmas Workshop (Ages 4 –up)
An afternoon of fun and festivities for children of all ages! Children will work like little elves in the art studios at The Renaissance Center creating gifts and decorations. Three hands-on-art activities and refreshments will make for a fun experience. (Parents are asked to stay with children 4-6 years of age.)
Combine this workshop with other holiday activities this Saturday for a special package price!
ARTW8532 Sat Dec 14 1- 4pm $20
Please contact Bob Kucher for more information about these workshops or if you would like to teach a workshop here: (615) 740-5565,
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