IT'S TIME FOR A NIGHT CLASS
Ever wish you had more time or space for calligraphy, photography 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!
EXPRESSIVE ART AND CHILD'S PLAY FOR ADULTS with Kymberlee Stanley
@ Studio K is located at 517 North Wilson Blvd, Nashville, TN 37205
Wednesday, January, 9th, 2-5pm, Advanced Registration Required
Students will Choose between several different simple artistic play choices: painting with rocks and marble rolling, paper marbeling, clay, and free easel painting. Activites are not designed to create a perfect finished product, but for a relaxed self-expression of free play in a fun environment.
SOFT PASTEL LANDSCAPES with Sarah Arace
Thursday, January 10th, February 21st, or March 21st, 7:00-9:00pm, Advance Registration Required
This colorful class is for the beginners to intermediate artists interested in working with soft pastels. Participants will review the basics for landscape design and learn more in depth about layering techniques. Participants will leave with one (possibility two) finished landscapes. It can be anything from a winter wonderland to a deserted tropical island.
NASHVILLE SKYLINE ACRYLIC PAINTING with Douglas Charlton
Thursday, January 17th or March 7th, 7:00-9:00pm, Advance Registration Required
For this workshop, Douglas will direct you through his process applying acrylic on wood to create your very own original Nashville skyline. This class is perfect for beginners and pros! Participants can brainstorm a color scheme to match a room in their house, or create a painting for a friend, or just wing it!
PAINT A WINTER STILL LIFE IN OILS with Kymberlee Stanley
Sunday, January, 20th, 2-5pm, Advanced Registration Required
Join us at Studio K for step by step instruction to oil painting. Painting from life holds incredible value to learning to see true color and obtain the most realistic impression of what you observe.
ENCAUSTIC PAINTING & PHOTO TRANSFERS with Leighton Lancaster
Monday, January 28th or February 25th, 7:00-9:00pm, Advanced Registration Required
Encaustics are an ancient art form from the Egyptians that incorporates warm beeswax with added pigment to create an image mainly on a wood surface.Artist and co-owner of Little Art House, Leighton Lancaster, will show you how to use this amazing medium. After painting, you can transfer images onto the surface to create a finished piece.
DRAWING ALL LEVELS with Emma Bradford
Tuesday, January 29th, 7-9pm, 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 & also color theory.
VALENTINE'S DATE NIGHT PAINTING with Douglas Charlton
Thursday, February 14th, 7:00-9:30pm, Advanced Registration Required
$140.00 per couple - includes 2 paintings created with Douglas Carhleton (valued @ $75/ea), as well as heavy horderves)
Are you looking for something different to do this Valentine’s Day? Look no further! Join Douglas Charlton as he shows how to create Abstract Acrylic paintings for your walls. Each person will create their own painting though we recommend working together in deciding a color palette so the paintings complement each other. You may also choose between a few different sizes so the final work of art is just what you need!
MODERN CALLIGRAPHY with Molly Margaret
Tuesday, February 12th, 7:00-9:30pm, Advance Registration Required
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!
BRUSH LETTERING with Molly Margaret
February 28th, 7:00-9:00pm, Advance Registration Required
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.
DRAWING 101 with Emma Bradford
3 PART SERIES Tuesdays, January 15th, 22nd, & 29th, 7-9pm Advanced Registration Required
In this series, you will review drawing from life, utilizing a grid for drawing from an photo reference and/or adding value and marks to create form. Throughout we will review Elements of Art as well as Principles of Design In the last class, you can apply your favorite technique while receiving guidance and advice as needed. These classes are also available as SINGLE classes - click to learn more about the schedule for those interested in specific areas of this series.
ACRYLIC ARCHITECTURE PAINTING with Leighton Lancaster
FOUR PART SERIES on Wednesdays, January 16th, 23rd, 30th & February, 6th, 7:00-9:00pm, Advanced Registration Required
Join artist and co-owner of Little Art House, Leighton Lancaster, as she shows how to memorialize a special place as a painting. A couple of years ago, Leighton decided to paint her childhood home in an effort to find her creative voice again. From there, she hasn't stopped painting first homes, wedding venues, and more for close family and friends. This class is perfect for those artists who would like to learn how to give the illusion of a detailed, realistic painting through the use of value, light, and brush strokes.
FLUID WATERCOLOR LANDSCAPES with Elizabeth Braswell
TWO PART SERIES
Thursdays, January 24th & 31st, 7:00-9:00pm, Registration Required
Tuesday & Wednesday, March 19th & 20th, 7:00-9:00pm, Registration Required
Tap into your creativity and express yourself in your own unique watercolor landscapes!
You will experience everything that you need to know to paint water color landscapes. Emphasis will be on creating completed paintings that include:
Skies, trees, grass, and hills
foreground, middleg-grond and background
PAINT WHAT YOU LOVE: INTRO TO OIL PAINTING with Kymberlee Stanley
TWO PART SERIES on Wednesdays, February, 6th & 13th, 6:30-8:30pm, Advanced Registration Required
Come and paint what you love in this introduction to oil painting class at studio K. All materials will be provided and no experience necessary.
Please come prepared with a photo of a pet you love or a place you love to paint together step-by-step with Kymberlee Stanley. See more about her work and her art studio at www.kymberleestanley.com
WATERCOLOR 101 with Sarah Arace
Tuesdays, February 19th, 26th, 5th, and 12th, 7-9pm Advanced Registration Required
4 Part Series, Series purchase includes a set of two Ebony Splendor brushes! (6 round and 12 round) or Individual Class
Join Sarah as she reviews the basics to help you understand the world of watercolor.
MORE Adult Summer Classes COMING SOON!