Workshops

Explore your inner artist with a workshop! Artists of all skill levels welcome. Advanced registration is required for Blazing Easels. If you have questions or wish to register, please call 828-262-3017.

Creative Kids Studio
May - August 2018
Ages 6 - 10

Be inspired and create colorful memories! Students will learn new skills as they create sculpture, drawing and painting, using a wide variety of materials.

Inkalicious: Alcohol Inks (Adults)
Through November 2018
Adults and Students, age 17+

Come join the fun as you explore the wonderful world of alcohol inks with folks who participated in the App Summer workshop. This is an open studio opportunity with no direct instruction. Everyone is available to inspire and share ideas with one another.

Metalsmithing 101
Tuesdays, July 10 – August 7, 2018
Ages 16+

Metalsmithing 101 will introduce students to the basics of metal working including technical skills, building and problem solving. Emphasis will be on the fundamentals of working with hand tools to gain proficiency in sawing, riveting, soldering, simple forming and finishing techniques.

Open Studio: Creative Wednesday & Aha Thursday! (Just for Appalachian Students)
September - November 2018
Appalachian students only

Explore the world of texture, color and design. Play with paint, collage, pastels, pen and ink with Wanda Ortiz and Shauna Caldwell. Rediscover your creative spirit in a community of peers as you explore different mediums in an inviting space.

Paint Night for Appalachian Students
September - November 2018
Appalachian students only

Unleash your creative spirit with a step-by-step paint class! Follow along with our instructor to create your own little masterpiece.

Tai Chi (Adults)
September - November 2018
Adults and 17+ students

Participants will engage in a series of very specific integrated postures in fluid sequence—that today is practiced as a graceful form of exercise.

Toddler Power Hour
May - August 2018
Ages 3 - 5

Explore art through engaging hands-on activities with sculpture, painting, story time and more! Students will gain confidence in self-expression and artistic exploration while learning about color, texture and shapes.

Trash Art
Monday - Friday, July 23 – 27, 2018
Grades 4 – 8 (ages 9-12)

This class is all about TRASH! Have a blast creating fun works of art using recyclables including water bottles, bottle caps, grocery bags, zip ties, plastic lids, cereal boxes and so much more! Students will make animal sculptures, assemblages boxes, mosaics, alter boxes, and Chihuly-inspired hanging sculptures! The class will also include art criticism and art history.

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