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Friday October 18, 2019

Explore new art forms, mediums and techniques with a fresh slate of art classes at Piedmont Arts. The museum offers art classes year-round for seniors, adults and families, led by popular instructors like Ed Gowen, Karen Despot and Michele Minich.

To register for an art class, visit PiedmontArts.org or call 276.632.3221. Advanced registration is required. 

 Artspiration

 Halloween Cat – Just Added

Saturday, October 26, 2019 • 1 – 2:30 pm • Piedmont Arts

All Ages

$20 Members • $25 Non-members

Create an original acrylic painting with instructor Michele Minich. All supplies provided. Guests may bring snacks to enjoy during class. Dress for mess, paint can be difficult to get out of clothing.

 

 

 Leaves and Pumpkins – Just Added

Saturday, November 16, 2019 • 1 – 2:30 pm • Piedmont Arts

All Ages

$20 Members • $25 Non-members

Create an original acrylic painting with instructor Michele Minich. All supplies provided. Guests may bring snacks to enjoy during class. Dress for mess, paint can be difficult to get out of clothing.

 

 Barn Quilt

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 • 1 – 3 pm • Piedmont Arts

Adult Class

$35 Members • $40 Non-members

Paint a 12 in. x 12 in. barn quilt with instructor Lisa Martin. Participants choose from six design options prior to class. All supplies provided. 

 

Gingerbread House – Just Added

Saturday, December 14, 2019 • 1 – 2:30 pm • Piedmont Arts

All Ages

$20 Members • $25 Non-members

Create an original acrylic painting with instructor Michele Minich. All supplies provided. Guests may bring snacks to enjoy during class. Dress for mess, paint can be difficult to get out of clothing.

 Artspiration: Studio with Karen Despot – Updated Info

 Thursday, October 24, 2019 • 1:30 – 4:30 pm • Piedmont Arts

Adult Class

$30 Members • $35 Non-members per class

Need a little guidance on your artwork? Spend studio time working in acrylic, oil or colored pencil with artist Karen Despot and fellow students. Bring your own supplies.

 Thursday, November 14, 2019 • 1:30 – 4:30 pm • Piedmont Arts
Adult Class

$30 Members • $35 Non-members per class

Need a little guidance on your artwork? Spend studio time working in acrylic, oil or colored pencil with artist Karen Despot and fellow students. Bring your own supplies.

 Thursday, December 12, 2019 • 1:30 – 4:30 pm • Piedmont Arts
Adult Class

$30 Members • $35 Non-members per class

Need a little guidance on your artwork? Spend studio time working in acrylic, oil or colored pencil with artist Karen Despot and fellow students. Bring your own supplies.

 Artspiration: Senior Studio

 Tuesdays • 10 am – 12 pm • Piedmont Arts

Free to Members • $5 for Non-members

During Artspiration: Senior Studio, seniors are invited to paint together in the Piedmont Arts classroom. Sessions are self-guided and provide a space for seniors to socialize while creating artwork. Bring your own supplies. Non-members pay at the door.

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  • November 26, 2019
  • December 10, 2019
  • December 17, 2019

 Painting with Ed Gowen

 Christmas Candle

Thursday, November 7, 2019 • 9 am – 3:30 pm • Piedmont Arts

Adult Class

$75 Member • $85 Non-member

Learn to paint an original oil painting with instructor Ed Gowen. All supplies provided. 

 

 

 

 Twilight Beauty – New Image

Thursday, December 5, 2019 • 9 am – 3:30 pm • Piedmont Arts

Adult Class

$75 Member • $85 Non-member

Learn to paint an original oil painting with instructor Ed Gowen. All supplies provided. 


Drizzle + Drink

Strainer Things
Friday, November 8, 2019 • 6 – 9 pm • Piedmont Arts
Adult Class
$35 Members • $40 Non-members
Not an artist? That’s okay. No skill is required for acrylic paint pouring with instructor Alisha Bennett. Just be ready to have fun. Drizzle + Drink: Strainer Things will focus on how to pour through a variety of “holey" items. Smocks or old clothes encouraged. Guests may bring drinks, snacks or dinner to enjoy during class. Registration closes 48 hours prior to class.

Holiday Mixology
Friday, December 13, 2019 • 6 – 9 pm • Piedmont Arts
Adult Class
$35 Members • $40 Non-members
Not an artist? That’s okay. No skill is required for acrylic paint pouring with instructor Alisha Bennett. Just be ready to have fun. Drizzle + Drink: Holiday Mixology will offer a mix of previously taught techniques. Smocks or old clothes encouraged. Guests may bring drinks, snacks or dinner to enjoy during class. Registration closes 48 hours prior to class.

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