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Registration and payment must be received three days before each class starts so materials can be acquired. Class sizes are limited so register early. There are no refunds unless a class is canceled.

2020 Class Schedule

 

Please register and pay one week in advance to secure your place in the class. 

Learn to Draw

When: March 3 and running through April 21

Time: 6:30-8:30

Where: Athens Arts Gallery (Crawfordsville, IN)

Instructor: Marianne Ballenger

Cost: $90

Materials: Bring own sketchbook

Skill Level: Adults, any skill level

Ages: Adult

Description of Course: This class is an eight week course designed to help you

explore your natural drawing abilities by using right-brain theory. Emphasis will be placed on developing your own personal style and learning how to transfer what you see into an interesting and skilled composition. 

Pastel Painting for Beginners

When: April 18

Time:10-1pm

Where: Athens Arts Gallery (Crawfordsville, IN)

Instructor: Alice Harpel

Cost: $80

Materials: All materials provided and you will frame your painting to hang that day. 

Skill Level: Beginning 

Ages: 18+

Class Size: Limited to 6

Description: Participants will learn the fundamentals of pastels, kinds of pastels, types of surfaces, various techniques used with pastels, and how to frame pastels. Participants will frame and take home their work that day. 

Art With Inks (Alcohol Ink)

When: May 27

Time:12-3pm

Where: Athens Arts Gallery (Crawfordsville, IN)

Instructor: Ellie Dieckmeyer

Cost: $35

Materials: All materials provided.

Skill Level: All levels 

Ages: 16+

Class Size: NA

Description: Learn the basic techniques for using alcohol inks. Students will have the opportunity to experiment with the inks on square tiles and yupo paper. Learn to use these inks for art and scrap-booking. Please bring a hair dryer. Note: Inks can stain so it is recommended to wear old clothes or bring an

apron. 

Fluid Art

When: Sept. 9, 2020

Time:1-3pm

Where: Athens Arts Gallery (Crawfordsville, IN)

Instructor: Ellie Dieckmeyer

Cost: $35

Materials: All materials provided.

Skill Level: All

Ages: 16+

Class Size: NA

Description: Also, known as painting pouring, flow art and liquid art. Fluid art is a form of abstract art. Students will learn to use a runny (fluid) consistency of acrylic paint that can be used for many types of substrates and in many different forms, such as pouring, dripping, swirling, and other effects. Please bring a hair dryer. Note: Paints can be very messy so is it is recommended to wear old clothes or bring an apron. 

 

Book Club Schedule (Noon to 1:00)

Dates coming soon!

MORE CLASSES COMING!

**Payment: For all classes, please register and pay one week in advance to secure your place in the class. 

 

 

Additional Classes Are Added on a Regular Basis


 

POSTPONED
In person classes postponed due to COVID-19

Athens Arts Gallery 765.362.7455

113 North Washington Street, Crawfordsville, IN

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