Drawing (for skill building)

​Taught by Dana Johnson


T​ake your pencil drawings to the next level.
A workshop for participants ages 16 and up with basic drawing experience seeking to refine and expand their skills through guided practice.  Join us for this 2-session workshop during which participants will utilize graphite pencils to create representational and abstract drawings.  Three-dimensional objects and photos will be provided for reference.  Instruction will be given in a participant-centered, supportive style.  Artists will bring their own pencils and paper (see recommended supplies list).  Come ready to get into your creative zone.


2 Day Class: November 3rd and 17th, 12-3pm 

$89 ​​Supplies Not Included, 16 and up

Holiday Card Drawing

​Taught by Dana Johnson


For participants ages 16 and up with beginning-to-intermediate level drawing skills. Join us for this 3-hour workshop in which we will create holiday cards featuring simple pencil drawings of holiday-inspired items, such as holly leaves, trees, and candles.  Graphite pencils, reference photos/objects, and card supplies will be provided.  Come ready to create something unique.

1 Day Workshop: November 24th, 12-3pm 

$65 ​​Supplies Included, 16 and up

Realism to Abstract Painting, 3 Day Class

​Taught by Ken Wright


Through demonstrating his methods of creating abstract art, students will learn abstract art techniques with acrylic paint! Students will learn to understand and paint "seeing realism as it relates to the abstract form," and take a journey in painting to become creative in the use of shape and form. 


3 Day Class, Saturdays: October 10th, October 27th, and November 10th

11am-1pm

​$129 per person, supplies not included, 15 and up​​​

Figure Drawing

​Taught by Sarah Turner 


Join us for this 3 part class on traditional figure drawing! In this class, students will practice drawing the human figure exploring several different drawing techniques including contour and gesture. Students will also practice the secrets to body proportion for character design! Age 15 and Up. Intermediate to Advanced.

3 Day Class: November 1st, 8th, and 15th 5:30-7:30pm 

$129 ​​Supplies Not Included, 15 and up

Coffee Painting

​Taught by Kelly Woodruff


Learn how to create a painting using espresso and coffee as your medium. Works are very similar to watercolors, but with a twist. Learn to achieve values and shapes in your work, manipulate the coffee on the page while creating art. 


One Day Workshop: October 27th, 10am- 1pm

$65 ​​Supplies Included, 15 and up

Colored Pencil Drawing

​Taught by Dana Johnson


Take your colored-pencil drawings to the next level.
A workshop for participants ages 16 and up with basic drawing experience seeking to refine and expand their skills through guided practice.  Join us for this 2-session workshop during which participants will utilize colored pencils to create representational and abstract drawings.  Three-dimensional objects and photos will be provided for reference.  Instruction will be given in a participant-centered, supportive style.  Artists will bring their own pencils and paper (see recommended supplies list).  Come ready to create something brilliant.


2 Day Class: January 5th and 12th, 12-3pm 

$89 ​​Supplies Not Included, 16 and up

Smashbook Journaling

​Taught by Kelly Woodruff


Learn how to unleash your creative energy and turn a composition book into a work of art to be used for journaling. In this fun class you will create your journal, but also learn how to use it to inspire your inner self.


3 Day Class: January 10th, 17th, and 24th 5:30-7:30pm

$129 ​​Supplies Not Included, 15 and up

Traditional to Abstract Painting, 3 Day Class

​Taught by Ken Wright


Through demonstrating his methods of creating abstract art, students will learn abstract art techniques with acrylic paint! Students will learn paint abstractly beginning from a traditional standpoint.


3 Day Class, Saturdays: November 17th, November 24th, and December 9th 

11am-1pm

​$129 per person, supplies not included​​​, 15 and up

Enrollment for classes and workshops closes two days prior to the start date. Please enroll online. A $10.00 administrative fee is added for on-site registration at the d'Art Center. Bring your payment receipt the first day of class/the day of the workshop as proof of enrollment. 

Coffee Painting

​Taught by Kelly Woodruff


Learn how to create a painting using espresso and coffee as your medium. Works are very similar to watercolors, but with a twist. Learn to achieve values and shapes in your work, manipulate the coffee on the page while creating art. 


One Day Workshop: December 1st, 10am- 1pm

$65 ​​Supplies Included, 15 and up