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Art Studio

  1. BEGINNER’S WATERCOLOR

    September 8, 2021, 6:00 PM - September 29, 2021, 8:00 PM @ Art Studio

    Four 2-hour classes. Learn watercolor techniques and how to apply them to a painting. Techniques include washes, brush work, glazing and color mixing. Practice each skill and combine them in a final project. Ages 16+

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  2. CONNECTING GENERATIONS WITH TODDLERS MAKE MEMORY KEEPSAKES

    September 11, 2021, 11:00 AM - September 25, 2021, 12:00 PM @ The Art Studio

    Two 1-hour classes. Caregivers and children come create art and memories together! In this class, you and your toddler will be creating clay handprint holiday keepsakes! This class will have 2 sessions, one to create your clay handprint keepsake and the other to glaze your piece. There is time between the first and second class to allow the piece to be fired in the kiln. After the second class, the piece will have to be fired in the kiln a second time. You will receive an email after your second class informing you when the piece is ready for pick up. Additional $20 material fee. The cost of the class and material fee is for the caregiver and child. There must be at least one caregiver per child. Ages 12 months - 3.

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  3. 2 DAY FABRIC DYEING WORKSHOP - ICE & INDIGO DYED SCARVES

    September 14, 2021, 1:30 PM - September 21, 2021, 3:00 PM @ Art Studio

    Two 1½-hour classes. First learn how to ice dye. Create a one-of-a-kind pattern, creating unique works of beauty that you can wear. Each scarf is graced with subtle color changes and stunning contrasts as the ice melts and carries the dye into the silk. The second class learn how to indigo dye. The fabric first comes out of the dye bath bright green and turns to deep blue right before your eyes. Dye and silk scarves are provided. Bring your own cotton/linen items to dye, if desired. Additional $40 materials fee due to instructor. Teens/Adults

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  4. 2 DAY FABRIC DYEING WORKSHOP - ICE & INDIGO DYED SCARVES

    September 14, 2021, 6:00 PM - September 21, 2021, 7:30 PM @ Art Studio

    Two 1½-hour classes. First learn how to ice dye. Create a one-of-a-kind pattern, creating unique works of beauty that you can wear. Each scarf is graced with subtle color changes and stunning contrasts as the ice melts and carries the dye into the silk. The second class learn how to indigo dye. The fabric first comes out of the dye bath bright green and turns to deep blue right before your eyes. Dye and silk scarves are provided. Bring your own cotton/linen items to dye, if desired. Additional $40 materials fee due to instructor. Teens/Adults

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  5. ACRYLIC PAINTING STUDIO

    September 14, 2021, 6:00 PM - October 19, 2021, 8:00 PM @ The Art Studio

    Six 2-hour classes. Explore acrylic painting techniques and color mixing through still life and landscape. Techniques include underpainting and glazing using mediums/additives. Participants can receive constructive feedback on their projects in this fun and supportive class. All skill levels welcome! Additional $30 material fee due to instructor (waived if participants provide their own materials). Ages 16+

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  6. Pottery - Morning

    September 20, 2021, 10:00 AM - November 29, 2021, 1:00 PM @ The Art Studio

    Ten 3-hour classes. Learn hand-building, throwing on the potter’s wheel and glazing. All levels. Additional $60 fee for glazing and firing. Clay and tools may be purchased in class. Also open Thursdays for open studio. Ages 16+

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  7. Pottery-Evening

    September 20, 2021, 6:00 PM - November 29, 2021, 9:00 PM @ The Art Studio

    Ten 3-hour classes. Learn hand-building, throwing on the potter’s wheel and glazing. All levels. Additional $60 fee for glazing and firing. Clay and tools may be purchased in class. Also open Thursdays for open studio. Ages 16+

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  8. ABSOLUTE BASICS OF DRAWING

    September 20, 2021, 6:30 PM - October 11, 2021, 8:30 PM @ Art Studio

    Four 2-hour classes. This is a fun beginner’s course that will give you the skills to draw what you see. Working from still life objects, the course will provide a solid foundation in understanding and drawing shapes, perspective and shading. If you’ve ever wanted to explore drawing then this is the course for you! Bring any size sketch pad and a pencil to the first class. Ages 16+

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  9. Painted Rocks Workshop at Hockessin Library

    September 20, 2021, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @

    Hockessin Library

    Paint with Sarah Dressler from the New Castle County Art Studio. Keep it in your pocket, leave it in your garden or join the international game and hide them for others to find. Adults. Registration required by calling (302) 239-5160.

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