Adult Classes and Workshops



Drawing and Painting with Steve Close
10:00am-12:00pm or 1:00-3:00pm
4 Classes: $100, $95 member
This is an introduction to the materials and techniques of painting and drawing for all students. Working from direct observation and a variety of subject matter, this class will focus on color and basic concepts of form, light, and composition.

1The Wonderful World of Wraps with Joyce Ellis-Johnson
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
4:30 – 6pm, $30
Make those old fashion accessories new again in this “sip & style” experience. Bring your scarves, wraps and fabrics to this engaging class led by Joyce Ellis-Johnson who will demonstrate how to give your scarves and wraps a fresh updated look. Wine served.

1Cooking with Ken: Cello-brations – Making Libations for the Holidays 
Adults, Thursday, October 6, 2022
6:30 – 8:30 pm, $45
Just in time for the holidays, Ken Worthington returns with his highly anticipated Cello class. Sample and learn to make a variety of tempting liquors guaranteed to add zest to any celebration.

1 Make a Splash: Fluid Art for Beginners with artist Jill Reynolds
Wednesday, October 26, 2022
6:30 – 8:00 pm, $55
Back by popular demand, the workshop for adults that requires little skill or creativity and guarantees a good time and an amazing ready to frame work of art. Bring your own beverage and let the creativity flow while learning the exciting process of fluid art. Price includes an 11×14 canvas, apron, gloves and paint.

1Watercolor Crash Course! with artist Brenda Stevens
Painting Great Blue Heron Ages 16 – Adult
Saturday, November 5 , 2022
12:30 – 4:30 pm, $55
Learn the fundamentals of watercolor including mixing and controlling pigment as well as a variety of application techniques. Participants will be guided step-by-step as they paint this majestic waterfowl.

1Teatime Sip & Snip with LaGrange artist Ralph Dobbins
Ages 13 – Adults
Tuesday, November 15, 2022
1:00 -3:00 pm, $45
Cutting and gluing paper has never been more addictive. Join Ralph Dobbins for a relaxing afternoon of tea, treats and creativity. Participants will make several festive handmade cards perfect for giving or sending. – Price includes: a packet of 6 blank notecards and envelopes.

Wayne Thiebaud, Display CakesCake as Art: Decorate & Draw with professional decorator Teresa Phillips
Adult Class – Saturday, February 4, 2023
1-4pm, $50 per class
To complement our Eat. Sleep. Art. Repeat. exhibition we are serving up this tasty opportunity for creating edible and visual masterpieces. Join professional cake designer Teresa Phillips as she teaches the skills to decorate your own cake. Then, using these sweet creations as inspiration, participants will make their own cake-themed art project in the style of painter Wayne Thiebaud.