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. 

 

Coffee & Canvas: White Peacock
Thu, January 10, 2019 9:30AM - 11:30PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

 

Jan 10th 

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)

 

Mud Mixers (age 16+)
Mon, January 14, 2019 10:30AM - 1:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Mariella Owens
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

8 Weeks

Winter Jan14-Mar 11 Skips Jan 21st

Spring Mar 18-May 13  Skips April 1st

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: $140 for Residents; $210 for Non-Residents
Supply Fee: $28


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Advanced Pottery (age 16+)
Mon, January 14, 2019 6:30PM - 9:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Mariella Owens
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

8 weeks 

Winter Jan 14-Mar 11 Skips Jan 21

Spring Mar 18-May 13 Skips April 1

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: $140 for Residents; $210 for Non-Residents
Supply Fee: $28


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Indroduction to Editing with Photoshop
Mon, January 14, 2019 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Sally Hughes
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

8 weeks

Winter Jan 14-Mar 11 Skips Jan 21 

Discover easily gained skills that will have you manipulating your current images successfully. From subtle to whacky, from improving to transforming, being able to edit your photographs with Photoshop is an invaluable skill to possess!

Fees: $80 (R) $140 (N)

Instructor: Sally Hughes

Painting with Oils (age 9-13)
Tue, January 15, 2019 4:45PM - 6:15PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Kimberly Ford
This is a Youth Visual Arts Class

8 Weeks 

Winter Tues Jan 15-Mar 12  4:45pm-6:15pm

Spring Tues Mar 19-May 14   4:45pm-6:15pm

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: $110 for Residents; $165 for Non-Residents
Supply Fee: $15


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Portrait Drawing & Painting
Tue, January 15, 2019 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Kimberly Ford
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

 

8 weeks

Winter Jan 15-Mar 5

Spring Mar 19-May 12 Skips April 4 

Students will learn how to first draw the face, learning about facial features, proportions, and shading, and then will move into painting a portrait with oils. Beginner and intermediate level students will learn from the basics, while advanced students will fine tune their skills and techniques. Students are encouraged to bring their own supplies. 

Fees per session $140 (R) $210 (N) Supply Fee: $15

 

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Mornings in the Mud! (age 18+)
Wed, January 16, 2019 10:00AM - 12:30PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Stewart McDonough
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

8 weeks

Winter Jan 17-Mar 14 Skips Feb 21

Springs Mar 21-May 16 Skips April 4 

 

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. 

Fees: $140 for Residents; $210 for Non-Residents
Supply Fee: $28

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Make Your Mark (age 14+)
Thu, January 17, 2019 12:00PM - 2:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Kimberly Ford
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

8 weeks 

Winter Jan 17-Mar 7

Spring Mar 19-May 14 Skips April 4th

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: $140 for Residents; $210 for Non-Residents
Supply Fee: $15

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Art-Rageous Pets
Thu, January 17, 2019 5:00PM - 6:15PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Kimberly Ford
This is a Youth Visual Arts Class

 

8 weeks 
 
 
This is a class for young art enthusiasts. We will be creating both 2 and 3-dimensional artistic masterpieces with a theme of "Our Favorite Pets". These pets can be fantastical or mythical as well. We will us paint, paper mache, polymer clay, and other materials. 
Fees: $90 (R) $135 (N) 
Supply Fee: $15
 
 

 

The Painter's Palette
Thu, January 17, 2019 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Kim Ford
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class
  8 weeks Winter Jan 17-Mar 7 Spring Mar 21-May 16 Skips April 4  All levels of avid painters welcome! We will use a variety of painting media, including acrylics, gell mediums, oils, watercolor and watercolor pencils. Students will learn some tips and techniques through exercises, but will also have the opportunity to create some more finished works of art. Beginners will learn the basics while intermediate and advanced students will have the chance to tackle a less proficient painting medium or fine tune their technique and learn some new skills from their fellow classmates. Th...
Wheeling and Dealing (age 16+)
Thu, January 17, 2019 6:30PM - 9:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Stewart McDonough
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class
8 Weeks  Winter Jan 17-Mar 14 Skips Feb 21 Spring Mar 21-May 16 Skips April 4 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: $140for Residents; $210 for Non-Residents Supply Fee: $28 ...
Canvas & Cocktails:Purple Tree
Fri, January 18, 2019 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

January 18th

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)    

 

The Art Box (age 3-12) - January & February
Sat, January 19, 2019 9:30AM - 10:15AM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Mable House Staff
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 9:30-10:15 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. $7 per class per student  . January 19- Newspaper Polar Bear January 26- Faux Snow Globe  February 2-Peacock Fan  February 9-Valentine Fish   February 16th-Dragon Egg February 23-Watercolor Snow...
Painting Plus (Age 6-12)
Sat, January 19, 2019 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Yvette Hawkins
This is a Youth Visual Arts Class
8 weeks Winter Session:  SAT  Jan 19-Mar 9th 11:00am-12:00pm Spring Session: SAT Mar 23-May 18  Skips March 30th 11:00am-12:00pm  Give the kids some creative fun on Saturday Mornings!  Sign them up for Painting Plus, sessions 1 & 2! Each session is different. Ms. Yvette focuses on building on each individual’s skills and creativity. Children will discover new ways to express themselves through painting and making art. Each child will bring home their own paintings and projects each week. Fees per session: $80 (R) $120 (N)   Supply Fee: $10 ...
Coffee & Canvas: Dragonfly Lanterns
Thu, February 07, 2019 9:30AM - 11:30PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

February 7th 

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)

 

Canvas & Cocktails:Llama Love
Fri, February 15, 2019 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

February 15th 

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)    

 

The Art Box (age 3-12) - March, April & May
Sat, March 02, 2019 9:30AM - 10:15AM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Mable House Staff
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 9:30-10:15 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. $7 per class per student  NO CLASS MARCH 23 & MARCH 30  March 2-Unicorn Puppet  March 9-Super Hero Hand Prints March 16-St. Patrick's Day Cloud  April 6th-Jelly Fish April 13-Hydrangeas  A...
Coffee & Canvas: Spring Trees
Thu, March 07, 2019 9:30AM - 11:30PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

March 7th 

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)

 

Canvas & Cocktails:Evening Hot Air Balloon
Fri, March 15, 2019 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Mable House Arts Center
Taught by Marie Jernigan
This is a Adult Visual Arts Class

March 15th 

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)