THE Crafts Center
Art on Paper Classes

For Art on Paper classes and studio use, participants must be age 14 or older. Crafts Center classes are extracurricular, non-credit classes.


Cancellations: For a refund, the Crafts Center staff must be notified of a cancellation at least 7 days before the class or workshop begins; $10 is non-refundable. If the class or workshop is cancelled by the Crafts Center, you will receive a full refund.

 

Absences: To receive the best experience and get the most out of your class, attendance at all classes is important as there are no provisions for make-up sessions for missed classes.


For NC State Students Only - Crafting in the Afternoon: Session D. Find all the details on the NC State Students Only page & view more classes especially for NC State Students.


ACRYLIC PAINTING Iacrylic painting class

Instructor: Kirk Adam

 

For beginners only. An excellent class for those who have never painted. Learn about composition, value, materialism, space, volume, techniques, and color. Students work from still life to learn skills and then have the opportunity to paint their desired subjects. Students are responsible for providing their own supplies and will receive a supply list upon registration. (Expect to pay $40-$100 for supplies, depending on the items & brands you choose to purchase.)

 

Monday evenings for 6 weeks, 6:30 - 9:30 pm, August 25 – October 6 (skip Sept. 1)

 

Class fee
I = $50

II = $90

III = $100


WATERCOLOR I – BASIC WATERCOLOR watercolor palette

Instructor: Laura Azzi

 

For beginners only. Students will be taught the basics, from brush strokes to color mixing to applying water media paint. Color theory and composition will be covered. Come express your creative self through watercolor for relaxation and enjoyment. Students are responsible for providing their own supplies and will receive a supply list upon registration. (Expect to pay $35 – $45 for supplies at a local art supply store.) See Laura’s paintings at www.lauraazzifinearts.com.

 

Tuesday evenings for 6 weeks, 6:30 - 9:30 pm, September 9 – October 14

 

Class fee
I = $50

II = $90

III = $100


HANDMADE BOOKS (Workshop) handmade books

Instructor: Anne McLean (an NC State Student)

 

Learn the skills used in decorating book covers, tearing and folding pages, and stitch binding. Students will explore the creative and functional design possibilities of books, including addition of pockets and unusual materials to make each book unique! Supply fee includes materials to make two books.

 

Saturday & Sunday, September 13 & 14, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

 

Supply fee

$36

 

Workshop fee
I = $33

II = $60

III = $67


ACRYLIC PAINTING IIacrylic painting

Instructor: Kirk Adam

 

For the painter with experience in acrylics who wants to improve their skills and master more! Each week explore different acrylic painting exercises, learn different techniques, and refine your skill as you bring confidence into your new artwork possibilities. Students will experiment with abstraction, color combinations, composition, and new material. During class, students will work on their own painting projects. Students are responsible for providing their own supplies and will receive a supply list upon registration. (Expect to pay $40-$100 for supplies, depending on the items & brands you choose to purchase.)

 

Monday evenings for 6 weeks, 6:30 - 9:30 pm, October 13 – November 17

 

Prerequisites: Completion of Acrylic Painting I class or equivalent experience.

 

Class fee
I = $50

II = $90

III = $100


AUTUMN LEAVES IN WATERCOLOR (Workshop) watercolor painting of autumn leaves

Instructor: Laura Azzi

 

Capture the essence of autumn in a still life with watercolor. Through subtle watercolor washes and well-placed glazes, learn how to paint vibrant colors to create your own fall painting. Beginners welcome. Students are responsible for providing their own supplies and will receive a supply list upon registration. (If you have no supplies on hand, expect to pay $35 – $45 for supplies at a local art supply store.) See Laura’s paintings at www.lauraazzifinearts.com.

 

Friday evening, October 17, 6:30 - 9:30 pm and Saturday, October 18, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

 

Workshop fee
I = $25

II = $45

III = $50


For NC State Students Only - Crafting in the Afternoon: Session D. Find all the details on the NC State Students Only page & view more classes especially for NC State Students.


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CRAFTS CENTER INFORMATION: 919.515.2457