VISUAL ARTS CLASSES

 

The Mable House Arts Center offers many exciting classes for children and adults throughout the year. Please select one of the sections below for additional information. If you have any questions regarding current and upcoming classes or registration, we invite you to contact us. 

 

Make Your Mark (age 14+)
Tue, September 25, 2018 12:00PM - 2:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Kimberly Ford
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

6 weeks

Fall Session 1: August 14th-September 18th

Fall Session 2: October 2nd-November 6th 

This class welcomes all levels of art enthusiasts. We will tackle a variety of 2- dimensional media, but may discuss and try 3-dimensional concepts as well. Traditional drawing and painting techniques and media will be taught for both the beginner and intermediate students. Individuals should feel free to bring their adventurous creative spirits as well. The sky is the limit.

Will Skip April 3rd

Fees: $90 for Residents; $135 for Non-Residents
Supply Fee: $15

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Painting with Oils (age 9-13)
Tue, September 25, 2018 4:45PM - 6:15PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Kimberly Ford
This is a Youth Visual Arts Class

6 weeks

Fall Session 1: August 14th-September 18th

Fall Session 2: October 2nd-November 6th 

Young artists will learn how to properly use oil paints while creating original works of art. They will learn some basic, as well as more advanced techniques involving composition, color theory and gradual value change as they paint. Students will be working from still life, photographs and their own imagination. All levels welcome!

Fees: $72 for Residents; $108 for Non-Residents
Supply Fee: $15


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Art for Beginners (age 16+)
Tue, September 25, 2018 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Kimberly Ford
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class
6 weeks Fall Session 1: August 14th-September 18th Fall Session 2: October 2nd-November 6th  Have you ever wanted to take an art class for the first time? This class is for you! Students will have an opportunity to learn new drawing and painting media and also fine tune and improve existing skills. We will also touch on some important fundamentals of art including color theory, composition, and perspective. We will dedicate one class to a figure drawing/painting session with a live model. All levels welcome! Fees: $90 for Residents; $135 for Non-Residents Supply Fee: $15  Teache...
Mornings in the Mud! (age 18+)
Thu, September 27, 2018 10:00AM - 12:30PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Stewart McDonough
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

6 weeks

Fall Session 1: August 16th-September 20th

Fall Session 2: October 4th-November 8th

 

Come play in the clay while the kids are in school. Learn the basics of wheel and hand building in a relaxed and fun environment. The session will begin with a hand building project and then individual instruction will be given to those interested in the wheel. Bring a pottery starter kit to the first class. Will skip April 5

Fees: $105 for Residents; $157.5 for Non-Residents
Supply Fee: $28

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Wheeling and Dealing (age 16+)
Thu, September 27, 2018 6:30PM - 9:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Stewart McDonough
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class
6 weeks Fall 1: August 16th-September 20th Fall 2: October 4th-November 8th  Whether you have never thrown pottery on the wheel or if you are an experienced veteran, come enjoy a relaxed atmosphere and perfect your skills. Beginners will focus on centering, throwing fundamentals, and glazing. More experienced potters will focus on size, form, shaping, and texture. There will be group demonstrations and individualized instruction. Students work at their own pace. Bring an old towel and pottery tools. Will skip April 5th. Fees: $105 for Residents; $157.50 for Non-Residents Supply Fee: $...
The Art Box (age 3-12) - September
Sat, September 29, 2018 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Youth Visual Arts Class

Join us on Saturday mornings for The Art Box. This Drop-in class will have different projects every Saturday Morning. Drop in between 10:00 am-11:30 am to have your little ones create art. Kids 5 and under must have parents help. Arts & Crafts will take between 20-35 mins to create. Class Space is limited and pre-registration is recommended, but not required.

Picture1 September 8th-Pottery Bowl 

73e40ca155e76798bb36005fa565bf5c September 15th-Pop Art Print

Picture2 September 22nd-Gone Camping

Picture3 September 29th-Apple Prints

 

 

 

 

Mud Mixers (age 16+)
Mon, October 01, 2018 10:30AM - 1:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Mariella Owens
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

6 weeks

Fall Session 1: August 13th-September 24th

Fall Session 2: October 1st-November 5th

This class of mixed level students will learn to expand their skills with guided instructions. Demonstrations will include a variety of techniques in coiling, slab, wheel, and surface decorations. Bring a basic tool kit. 

Fees: $105 for Residents; $157.5 for Non-Residents
Supply Fee: $28


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Advanced Pottery (age 16+)
Mon, October 01, 2018 6:30PM - 9:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Mariella Owens
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

6 weeks

Fall 1: August 13th-September 24th

Fall 2: October 1st-November 5th 

Alternate throwing on the wheel and hand building design and expand your creativity. Demonstrations weekly. You will work on advanced projects and learn how to control large amounts of clay on the wheel. Students must bring basic tool kit. Will skip September 3rd

Fees per session: $105 for Residents; $157.5 for Non-Residents
Supply Fee: $28


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Coffee & Canvas: Koi Fish
Thu, October 04, 2018 9:30AM - 11:30AM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

October 4th 

Join us from 9:30am-11:30am to paint with acrylics. Each month is a different painting. Bring your coffee and apron and be ready to create! $35 (R) $57.5 (N)

The Art Box (age 3-12) - October
Sat, October 06, 2018 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Youth Visual Arts Class

Join us on Saturday mornings for The Art Box. This Drop-in class will have different projects every Saturday Morning. Drop in between 10:00 am-11:30 am to have your little ones create art. Kids 5 and under must have parents help. Arts & Crafts will take between 20-35 mins to create. Class Space is limited and pre-registration is recommended, but not required.

64dc6eda6ecda8ca04409834bbcbdb14 October 6th-Watercolor Flower 

Picture4 October 13th-Fall Tree 

Picture5 October 20th-Black Sock Cat

Picture6 October 27th-Pumpkin Pottery Plate 

 

Canvas & Cocktails: Autumn Waterfall
Fri, October 19, 2018 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

 

October 19th 

Join us for a night of fun! The instructor will take you step by step through the painting. Bring your wine, apron and enjoy a night out! $35 (R) $47.5 (N)        

 

Coffee & Canvas: Decorative Holiday Lettering
Thu, November 01, 2018 9:30AM - 11:30PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

November 1st 

Join us from 9:30am-11:30am to paint with acrylics. Each month is a different painting. Bring your coffee and apron and be ready to create! $35 (R) $57.5 (N)

The Art Box (age 3-12) - November
Sat, November 03, 2018 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Youth Visual Arts Class

Join us on Saturday mornings for The Art Box. This Drop-in class will have different projects every Saturday Morning. Drop in between 10:00 am-11:30 am to have your little ones create art. Kids 5 and under must have parents help. Arts & Crafts will take between 20-35 mins to create. Class Space is limited and pre-registration is recommended, but not required.

Picture7 November 3rd-Bird Statues 

Picture8 November 10th-Print Making 

Picture9 November 17th-Ceramic Ornament Painting

Canvas & Cocktails: Fox in Winter
Fri, November 16, 2018 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

November 16th 

Join us for a night of fun! The instructor will take you step by step through the painting. Bring your wine, apron and enjoy a night out! $35 (R) $47.5 (N)