Students will use hand building techniques with clay to crate their own hand dish, an animal vessel; and a tile.
Grades: 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
4:30- 5:30 pm
Needle Felted Cardinal
November 13, 6-8 pm
Learn how to needle felt a cute little cardinal ornament. Good for beginners. Each student get to take home a felting needle and foam to continue exploring at home.
CLASS IS FULL
Make an evergreen wreath to decorate your home! Wreath frames and greens provided, as well as ribbons and cones. Please bring your own gloves and any extra decorating materials you wish to use. Class is held at Montague Tree Farms, 3220 Fruitvale Rd. in Montague.
Pour Paint Intro
Bring a friend and learn the fundamentals of acrylic pouring!
Registration is required.
Colored Pencil Drawing
November 20, 27, December 4, 11
Using colored Pencils to make fine art. Methods of blending, color choice,
use of value, and complementary color in the producing of life-like light and shadows.
Advanced Pour Paint
Holiday Gift Bag Decorating.
Bring your friends to decorate bags just in time for the Holiday Season.
Make your own stamp and use others that will be provided.
Leave with 7 decorated bags including matching tissue paper.
You are welcome to bring your favorite beverage to enjoy.
Enjoy drinks and friends while you paint a custom piece of your pet. When you register you will be asked to email a picture of your pet. This will be pre-drawn onto a canvas ready for finishing touches the day of the event. Images may be cropped to best fit the canvas.
Cost is $40
A portion of the cost will be given to the Muskegon Humane Society!
There are only 25 spaces available so time is of the essence for this event!
Email pictures to email@example.com
Tai Chi Class
December 5, 12, 19
Ages 8+, Good for seniors
$10 a class
Tai Chi for Health and Balance. Based on Yang family teaching and the short yang form developed by Cheng Man-Ch'ing. Gentle calisthenics and exercise done slowly for health and balance.
All money collected from this class will be donated to the Arts Council of White Lake- Nuveen Center.
Make a picture frame, snowman ornament, coffee cup and homemade stamped sticky notes to use as gifts.
Grades: 1st and 2nd
December 6,13, 20
Needle Felted Holiday Gnome
December 6, 6-8 pm
Learn how to needle felt a charming Holiday Gnome. Good for beginners. Each student gets to take home a felting needle and foam to continue exploring.
Create your own one of a kind mobile using natural materials. Sticks and Stones will be used to construct these fun pieces of art.
Join us to paint a snowman with you and a child.Registration includes two paintings on matte board. One for each of you. Every child must be accompanied by an adult.
Ages: Adult and Child
January 8, 15, 22, 29
How to properly train you hand and eye coordination, to use contour, value, angles, measurement, horizontal and vertical sight lines to improve your drawing. How to properly use light and shadows (value) to draw form. How to use one, two and three-point perspective.
Wet Felted Vessels
1 - 5 pm
Students will learn the basics of wet felting to create a 3-dimensional fiber vessel. Students will choose and lay out layers of unspun wool fibers ( with some additional fibers such as silk or wool curly locks for surface design) on both sides of a plastic "resist", saturate the fibers, and then spend time agitating the fibers through hand massage, rolling, and tossing, to achieve felting. They will stuff and shape their vessel and take it home to finish drying!
ACWL-Nuveen Center106 E. Colby StreetWhitehall, MI 49461
231.893.2524 or 231.894.2787
Hours: Tue-Fri 10 am-5 pm, Sat 11 am-3 pm