Classes, Pop-Ups & Workshops

Summer 2017 Art Classes are now available ONLINE -- mailers will be sent shortly!

Click here to check out the classes today and sign up online or call us at 814-234-2740 or email us at info@artalliancepa.org.

To mail in your registration, if you didn't get one in the mail we will have a PDF up of the SUMMER 2017 classes SOON!! and you will be able to download it and then mail your registration to: Art Alliance, PO Box 811, Lemont, PA 16851.

Summer Art Camps 2017

Our new Summer Art Camps are here!

If you would like to see our Summer Kids Art Camps, check out the selections online and then sign up -- here is a link to our online registration system. Use the pull down menu and find Youth Summer Camps 2017.

Click here to download a PDF of the Summer Art Camp 2017 brochure.

Questions? Call our office at 814-234-2740 or email us at info@artalliancepa.org.

 

PopUp Art Classes

We are excited to be able to provide "PopUp" art classes for those who are interested in a two-hour art adventure that requires no experience and nothing to bring!

Gather your friends, invite your relatives or come alone and enjoy an opportunity to try something new or indulge a long-lost hobby with no long-term commitment or investment required.

Snacks and drinks are included as well and all necessary supplies will be provided for your use.

At the end of the two hours you will have a finished piece of art to take home!

$20 fee per person.

check back for Summer Pop-Ups

Workshops!

Flowers in Watercolor Workshop

June 16 and 17 (Fri and Sat)
9am-2pm

Instructor Lena Thynell

Enjoy painting botanical watercolors in a relaxed atmosphere. This class is designed for both inexperienced students and those who wish to improve their skills. During this two-day workshop we will capture the gesture and fresh and vibrant color of summer flowers. We will be painting from fresh flowers brought in to the studio. We will use wet-into-wet and wet-on-dry washes, we will be exploring how to create texture.

You will work at your own pace on a variety of pieces.

Please bring your own watercolor supplies, also bring lunch/snacks and something to drink.

Welcome!

Email Lena for a list of supplies to bring along.

Fee is $140.00

Lena is a Signature Member of Pennsylvania Watercolor Society, Philadelphia Watercolor Society and Baltimore Watercolor Society.

To sign up, please go online and select Summer 2017 Adult Ed and look for the workshop or call our office at 814-234-2740.

 

Rhoneymeade Plein Air Series

Jun 2, 9 and 16, 2017
1-4 pm on Fridays

with instructor J. Harlan Ritchey

Join us June 2nd, 9th and 16th as we paint our way in watercolor through the beautiful grounds of Rhoneymeade Arboretum and Sculpture Garden. We begin the session with an instructor demonstration of various landscape techniques, followed by individual instruction for each student as they work at their own pace. The indoor studio will be available to us so we will meet rain or shine.

Required supplies for this program: Please bring your own supplies; students who are new to plein air painting can email Harlan at jharlanart@gmail.com for suggestions.

Fee: $65.00 -- for all 3 sessions or
Fee: $25.00 -- for any of the three sessions individually

To sign up, please go online and select Summer 2017 Adult Ed and look for the workshop or call our office at 814-234-2740.

 

Color Theory Workshop

July 8 & 9 (Sat & Sun)
10 AM - 3 PM

Instructor -- Sean Bodley

This workshop is for artists interested in expanding their understanding of color and how colors interact in an artwork. We will look at color in art history from around the world and practice techniques to enhance our color perception. Students will experiment with tools to invent creative color schemes and learn about balancing color in a composition. Demonstrations will be given for all major concepts and individual instruction throughout the class. All experience levels welcome, however prior experience with the paints of your choice are recommended. A list of recommended pigments will be sent at least two weeks prior to class. Students may choose between acrylic, oil, watercolor, or other paints to practice.

Fee: $140.00

To sign up, please go online and select Summer 2017 Adult Ed and look for the workshop or call our office at 814-234-2740.

Figure Drawing from Imagination Workshop

Aug 12-13 (Sat & Sun)
10 am-3 pm

Instructor -- Sean Bodley

This workshop is for people who are interested in capturing the dynamic energy of the human figure in a drawing. We will look at a variety of approaches to this timeless subject and practice a range of techniques. Tools will be shared to help visualize the figure, breakdown proportions, and see skeletal and muscular anatomy. Demonstrations will be given for all major concepts and individual instruction throughout the class. All experience levels welcome, however the ability to draw a sphere, cube, and cylinder from imagination is recommended to get the most out of the workshop. A list of recommended materials will be sent at least two weeks prior to class.

Fee: $140.00

To sign up, please go online and select Summer 2017 Adult Ed and look for the workshop or call our office at 814-234-2740.

Inservice Days -- none available at the moment

Programs run from 9:00am - 3:00pm

Each day is separate from the others - you may sign up for which ever day(s) suit your schedule. Participants are to bring their own peanut-free lunch. All art supplies and a snack are provided.

Fee for each child, per day, is $35. Limited to 12 participants.

Register Online!

Use this link and select "Youth Winter/Spring 2017" from drop-down Session menu then click on Search button.

Art Alliance members and parents who registered previously and have online accounts (select "forgot password" for login help) go ahead and login and sign up. New particpatnts will need to set up a family account.

Use parent name and contact info to set up account and then you will add your children's info in the next step when processing registration. Once one-time setup is completed you can use this account for all future Art Alliance registrations.

Registrations also accepted by email: info@artalliancepa.org or by calling 814-234-2740.

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