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. 

 

Mud Mixers
Mon, August 12, 2019 10:30AM - 1:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Mariella Owens
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

6 Weeks. 10:30am-1:00pm Ages 16+

Fall Session 1: August 12th - September 23rd. Skips Labor Day September 2

Fall Session 2: September 30th - November 4th

A class of mixed level students who will learn to expand their skills with guided instruction. Demonstrations will include a variety of techniques in coil, slab, wheel and surface decoration. Share your techniques, make new friends and learn something new. Students must bring a basic tool kit similar to this (view here, this kit can be found a multiple craft store locations) and a towel.

 

 

Fibers For Littles (Age 5-8)
Mon, August 12, 2019 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Colleen Casey
This is a Youth Visual Arts Class
Sewing, weaving, and felting are a tactile and wonderful way for children to practice and improve their fine motor skills and finger dexterity. We will work with a variety of fiber mediums to give your child a slice of fiber life. Projects will include: hand sewing, felting, embroidery, and weaving to make basic stuffed animals. Student will work on 2 projects over the 6 weeks using many new skills. All supplies and equipment will be provided. 6 Weeks. Mondays. Taught by Colleen Casey     Fall Session 1: August 12th - September 23rd (Skips September 2nd) Fall Session 2: Sep...
Fibers For Middles (Age 9-14)
Mon, August 12, 2019 5:00PM - 6:30PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Colleen Casey
This is a Youth Visual Arts Class
Sewing, weaving, and felting are a tactile and wonderful way for children to practice and improve their fine motor skills and finger dexterity. We will work with a variety of fiber mediums to give your child a slice of fiber life. Projects will include: hand sewing, felting, embroidery, and weaving to make basic stuffed animals. Student will work on 2 projects over the 6 weeks using many new skills. All supplies and equipment will be provided. 6 Weeks. Mondays. Taught by Colleen Casey   Fall Session 1: August 12th - September 23rd (Skips September 2nd) Fall Session 2: September 3...
Advanced Pottery with Mariella
Mon, August 12, 2019 6:30PM - 9:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Mariella Owens
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

 

6 Weeks. 6:30pm-9:00pm Ages 16+

Fall Session 1: August 12th - September 23rd. Skips Labor Day September 2

Fall Session 2: September 30th - November 4th

Alternate throwing on the wheel and hand-building with design. Expand your creativity. Demonstrations weekly. Come experience clay beyond the ordinary. You will work on advanced projects and learn how to control large amounts of clay on the wheel. Students must bring a basic tool kit similar to this (view here, this kit can be found a multiple craft store locations) and a towel.

 

Mornings in the Mud
Thu, August 15, 2019 10:00AM - 12:30PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Stewart McDonough
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

6 Weeks // Ages 16+

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. Students must bring a basic tool kit similar to this (view here, this kit can be found a multiple craft store locations) and a towel.

Fall Session 1: August 15th - September 19th

Fall Session 2: October 3rd - November 7th

 

Wheeling & Dealing
Thu, August 15, 2019 6:30PM - 9:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Stewart McDonough
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class
6 Weeks // Ages 16+ 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 must bring a basic tool kit similar to this (view here, this kit can be found a multiple craft store locations) and a towel. Fall Session 1: August 15th - September 19th Fall Session 2: October 3rd - Novemb...
Make Your Mark
Thu, August 15, 2019 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Kim Ford
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class
  This is for any individual looking to make their creative mark! We will use a wide variety of artistic media including paint (watercolor, acrylics, oils), paper mache and recycled materials (optional), ink, pastels and more. Although there is a small supply fee, students are encouraged to bring their own materials as well. We will work from still life, printed imagery of the student's choice, and weather permitting, students will have the chance to learn about plein air painting by venturing outside with our easels and materials for a class or two. All levels and individual pursuits we...
The Art Box: August (Ages 3-12)
Sat, August 17, 2019 9:30AM - 10:30AM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Youth Visual Arts Class

Join us Saturday's Art Box. Drop in between 9:30-10:30am and enjoy making different projects every Saturday Morning.  Kids 5 and under must have parents help. Crafts will take between 20-35 mins to create. Class Space is Limited and pre-registration is recommended. 

August 17th-Hungry Fish

 Art Box August 2019

August 24th-Watercolor Monster  

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Coffee & Canvas-Deer with Floral
Thu, September 05, 2019 9:30AM - 12:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Visual Arts Class

Join us from 9:30 am-12:00 pm to paint with Acrylics. Each month is a different painting. Bring your apron and coffee and be ready to have a creative time.

Registration Link:

September 5th-Deer with Floral 

 

The Art Box: September (Ages 3-12)
Sat, September 07, 2019 9:30AM - 10:30AM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Youth Visual Arts Class

Join us Saturday's Art Box. Drop in between 9:30-10:30am and enjoy making different projects every Saturday Morning.  Kids 5 and under must have parents help. Crafts will take between 20-35 mins to create. Class Space is Limited and pre-registration is recommended. 

September 7th-Ice Cream Print 

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September 14th-Hot Air Balloons 

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September 21st-Printed Hearts 

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Canvas & Cocktails-Peonies
Fri, September 20, 2019 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

Join us for a night of fun! The instructor will take you step by step through the painting. Bring your wine, apron and be ready to create! 

Registration Link:

September 20th-Peonies