IT'S TIME FOR A NIGHT CLASS

Ever wish you had more time or space for calligraphy, watercolor or abstract art? Our adult classes are where you want to be on nights & weekends. Taught by featured Nashville artists, bring your wine, friends and join us for a night of creativity and fun!

Our classes are individualized with each student walking away with a completed, unique work of their own.

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Adult classes require registration at least 48 hours in advance to ensure materials are prepped for all attendees. If you'd like to register closer to the class time, please email for confirmation prior to registering!

 

SINGLE CLASSES

 
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WATERCOLOR, INK & YOUR IMAGINATION with Sarah Arace

Wednesdays, September 25, November 12 or December 10, 7:00-9:00pm, Advanced Registration Required

In this playful class Sarah will share her techniques on creating with your imagination. Participants will leave with 3-4 finished small paintings, different watercolor techniques, and confidence in working with mixed media.

Sarah will pick out color palettes, and give different techniques and prompts on letting the ego go, and letting that inner child out to play. This is perfect for beginners and those who haven’t “let go” for a while.

 

ABSTRACT ACRYLIC PAINTING with Douglas Charlton

Thursday, September 12, 7:00-9:30pm, in Studio A Advance Registration Required

In this class we will use color to spark emotion and most importantly have you create a color scheme that works in your home. With a few simple and linear brush strokes this class will provide an individual, not to mention an original piece of artwork that's all your own.

 

DRAWING ALL LEVELS with Emma Bradford

Monday, September 30, 7-9pm, Advanced Registration Required

Monday, November 4 or December 9, 1-3pm, Advanced Registration Required

If you are interested in brushing up on drawing techniques or working with colors for the first time, this class is for you! For those who have had some experience with drawing, this is a great class to expand in their mark making, values &/or color theory.

 
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LANDSCAPES IN WATERCOLOR with Sarah Arace

Thursdays, October 10, December 5 or 12, 7-9pm, Advanced Registration Required

Join Sarah in this watercolor & ink class where everyone will take home 2 small paintings. From a relaxing sunset to a fall foliage forest, Sarah will show you how to make a landscape painting of your choice. 

 
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EXPRESSIONISTIC SEASONAL FLORALS IN WATERCOLOR AND INK with Sarah Arace

Wednesdays, Fall - October 30 or Winter - December 11, 7-9pm, Advanced Registration Required

Join Sarah in this watercolor & ink class where everyone creates and takes home 2-3 small paintings. Sarah will have fresh cut floral arrangements to use as inspiration and still life studies. 

 
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PRINTING WRAPPING PAPER with Emma Bradford

Sunday, November 17, 1-3:30pm, Advanced Registration Required

How about some custom wrapping paper for the holidays this year?!? Learn how to create linoleum stamps for printing as well as other materials to print various shapes and patterns. With the linoleum plates, you can take your plate home to print more paper as desired!

 
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PAINTING WRAPPING PAPER with Emma Bradford

Sunday, November 17, 4-5:30pm, Advanced Registration Required

In this class, we'll learn of unique ways of applying paint to create stunning paper that one will want to save as artwork! This holiday season, you could have custom, personal and maybe even coordinated wrapping paper that could be the perfect addition to your holiday decor!

 
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WATERCOLORS INSPIRED BY CHINESE BRUSH PAINTING with Miranda Fuller

More Dates Coming Soon!, 7:00-9:00pm, Advance Registration Required

Traditional Chinese brush painting artists seek to capture the spirit of nature. The technique encourages imagination and asks you to paint what you want to see, not what you see.

Join Miranda for a fun and relaxing evening of painting air plants and bamboo inspired by traditional spontaneous-style Chinese brush painting. You will learn about the materials, Chinese painting and the wide variety of strokes that you can achieve with one brush!

 
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BRUSH LETTERING with Molly Margaret

Returning Winter 2020

Come explore the world of brush lettering! In this class we will look at the many lettering effects and styles you can achieve using brushes and brush markers. We will cover a full brush alphabet, letter variations from edgy to flowy and a few basic illustration examples using a brush. Using a wide range of markers you'll create new letter forms with ease.

 
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MODERN CALLIGRAPHY with Molly Margaret

Returning Winter 2020

Whether you’ve taken a calligraphy class before or never picked up a pen and ink this class is designed to inspire you to get creative at all skill levels. It will be a night filled with fun and learning, no previous calligraphy experience is needed. My goal is to inspire you to use the concepts you learn in this class to add flare to your next party, holiday cards, crafting, gifting and more!

 

SERIES

 
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BOTANICAL PAINTING with Miranda Fuller

FOUR PART SERIES

Thursdays, August 29, September 5, 12, & 19 7:00-9:00pm in Studio A, Registration Required

Stop and smell the roses with Miranda as she teaches you beginning botanical art! This four-part series invites you to enjoy the plant world in a creative way and encourages self-expression during the process. You will learn how to study, draw and color your favorite botanicals.

 
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DRAWING 102 in COLOR with Emma Bradford

FOUR PART SERIES

Mondays, September 9, 16, 23, & 30, 7:00-9:00pm in Studio B, Advanced Registration Required

Mondays, November 11, 18 & December 2, 9, 1:00-3:00pm in Studio B, Advanced Registration Required

Curious about painting or color theory? This is a great class to explore some basic techniques with little pressure. For those who have had some experience with drawing, this is a great class to expand in their mark making, values & also color theory. We will be working with oil pastel, a wonderful medium that is forgiving while also has the ability to create complex colors and beautiful marks.

 
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WATERCOLOR 101 with Sarah Arace

FOUR PART SERIES

Tuesdays, September 3, 10, 17, & 24, 7:00-9:00pm in Studio A, Advanced Registration Required SOLD OUT

Tuesdays, October 8, 15, 22, & 29, 7:00-9:00pm in Studio A, Advanced Registration Required

Join Sarah as she reviews the basics to help you understand the world of watercolor. Each class has a different focus to cover a variety of techniques. Click below to learn more about each day!

 
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Fiber Arts with Troy Berggren Lacey

FOUR PART SERIES

Tuesdays, October 1, 8, 15, & 22, 7:00-8:30pm in Studio B, Advanced Registration Required

This series includes felting soap, necklaces, and more fiber art options! It’s great for those who want to try something new that is different than other 2 dimensional mediums. This is sure to be a great time with color, texture and fibers!

 
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DRAWING 101 with Emma Bradford

FOUR PART SERIES

Mondays, October 7, 21, 28 & November 4, 1:00-3:00pm in Studio B, Advanced Registration Required

If you are interested in brushing up or learning drawing techniques for the first time, this class is for you! This class is great for beginners or artists who are a little out of practice to learn a few drawing techniques that are helpful for other areas of art making as well. In this series, you will use graphite to practice drawing from life, utilizing a grid for drawing from a photo reference, adding value and marks to create form. Throughout we will review Elements of Art as well as Principles of Design.

 
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Fiber Arts with Troy Berggren Lacey

FOUR PART SERIES

Tuesdays, November 5, 12, 19, & 26, 7:00-8:30pm in Studio B, Advanced Registration Required

Building off the earlier series in Fiber Art with Troy Berggren Lacey, this class series includes needle felted picture, a felted cuff with large button and embellishments. This class is great for those looking to further their fiber art skills but can also be helpful or those who may not have as much experience in fiber arts!

 
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INTERMEDIATE WATERCOLOR with Sarah Arace

FIVE PART SERIES

Tuesdays, July 16, 23, 30, August 6 & 13, 7:00-9:00pm in Studio B, Advanced Registration Required

Join Sarah in this Intermediate 5 week series as she reviews the basics to turning your favorite photo into a watercolor painting. Working from a personal image (NOT a human portrait, a still life, landscape, animal etc. recommended) This series purchase includes a set of two Ebony Splendor brushes (6 round and 12 round *if this is not your first series with Sarah you will receive 2 different brushes), Derwent 5H pencil, and a 4-in-1 eraser.


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