Classes & Workshops

Classes

The Hanover Area Arts Guild is anxious to help you get into your art groove! To register for any of the in-person classes listed, visit the Guild (32 Carlisle Street, Hanover, PA) or call (717) 632-2521.

YOGA FLOW - Tanya Miner

Tuesday Evenings In January, February and March 6:30-7:30pm
Minimum class size: 4
Cost: $28 per month
Member Discount $22.40 per month

Bring your own mat and water bottle and prepare to learn how to sync breath and movement.  Yoga poses increase strength, flexibility and balance.

 

BASIC ACRYLIC PAINTING - Sue-Greenfield

Saturdays March 4 and March 11, 1pm-3pm
Minimum class size: 5
Cost: $75.00
Member discounted price:  $60.00

From preparing the canvas to finishing a painting, Sue will lead you through the whole process!  Beginning with idea development and moving into color mixing–students will create paintings as time allows.  No experience necessary!


BASIC PHOTOGRAPHY AND EDITING - Roxanne Dean
Wednesdays February 22 and March 1  6-8pm
Minimum class size: 3
Cost: $55.00
Member discounted price: $44.00

Experience and hands-on way to learn the basics of photography and editing.  Class will involve learning tips and tricks of capturing well-composed images and editing them.  No experience necessary!

 

CHILDREN’S CLASSES


Homeschoolers/PAINTING FROM THE MASTERS - Amy Tanner
High School Students
Tuesdays 10-12 Jan/Feb/March
Minimum class size: 4
Cost: $125.00
Member Discounted Price: $100.00
High School Students

Reproduce a famous painting of your choice, to scale!  Amy will help you with color and painting technique.  Each class member will create an acrylic painting “masterpiece”!


Homeschoolers/SKETCHING and ACRYLIC PAINTING - Amy Tanner
High School Students
Thursdays 10-12 Jan/Feb/March
Minimum class size: 4
Cost $125.00
Member Discounted Price: $100.00

Build your drawing skills and learn how to transition to painting!  You’ll sketch and learn about portraiture and still life.

 

ART FOR HOMESCHOOLERS - Tanya Miner
Grades 1-6
1 and 3rd Tuesday of each month 2-3pm
Minimum class size: 4
Cost: $75.00
Members Discounted Price: $60.00

Learn the elements and principles of art through fun and engaging lessons taught by a certified art teacher!  Drawing and painting integrated with art history and famous artists!

 

PET PORTRAITS - Nicole Osborne
Grades 2-6
Mondays 1/30, 2/6, 2/13, 2/20
6-8 PM
Minimum class size:
Cost: $100.00
Member Discounted Price: $80.00
Grades 2-6

Draw your personal pet or favorite animal from a photo OR draw the animal that’s the “model”.  A fun experience for animal lovers who love to draw and paint!


CLAY CREATURES - Nicole Osborne
Grades 2-6
Mondays 3/6, 3/13, 3/20 and 3/27
6-8 PM
Minimum class size:
Cost: $100.00
Member Discounted Price: $80.00

Learn basic handbuilding techniques to create 3-D animals!    Create imaginary/fantasy creature inspired by our real-life animal models!

 

WORKSHOPS FOR ADULTS

 

METAL LEAF FRAME - Eric Miller
Saturday, March 18th 2023
Minimum class size: 2
Cost: $40.00
Member Discounted Price: $30.00

Students will learn how to apply a new finish to an old frame use metal leaf. Frames will be provided or students may bring your own frame ( 5 x 7 to 6 x 9 size range).  Choose gold, silver or copper to give an old frame new life and shine!

 

BEGINNER UPHOLSTERY
Round Ottoman with Mid-Century Hairpin Legs - John Lansing
Wednesday, January 25th  6-8:30
Minimum class size: 4
Cost:  $135.00
Member Discounted Price: $108.00

Students will work with a set of all parts provided to make their own ottoman.  Learn the basics of foam,batting and fabric layers of a piece of furniture.  You’ll cut and stretch the fabric and create your own unique piece to take home!

 

BEGINNER UPHOLSTERY
Rectangular Footstool w/ Tapered Wooden Legs - John Lansing
Wednesday, March 8th 6-8:30
Minimum class size: 4
Cost:  $132.00
Member Discounted Price: $108.00

Students will work with a set of all parts provided to make their own footstool.  Learn the basics of foam,batting and fabric layers of a piece of furniture.  You’ll cut and stretch the fabric and create your own unique piece to take home!

 

PAINT NIGHT - Marie Betlyon Smith
Tuesday March 14th
Minimum class size: 5
Cost: $40.00
Member Discounted Price: $30.00

Bring your friends and family and paint the night away.  Guided instruction from Marie and all materials provided to complete a painting.  No artistic ability necessary! Participants are permitted to bring snacks and drinks.

 

WORKSHOPS FOR CHILDREN

 

TREE PAINTING - Justin Wantz
Children ages 10 and up
Tuesday, January  6-8pm
Minimum class size: 3
Cost: $35.00
Member Discounted Price: $28.00

Come and paint with Justin! Create an experimental painting with acrylic paint. Have fun choosing your own colors and experimenting with contrast.

 

1 DAY WORKSHOPS FOR ADULT/CHILD

 

PAINT WITH ME/SNOWMAN - Tanya Miner
Saturday, January 14th  1-3
Minimum class size:  5 boards
Cost $25.00 for 1 board/$20.00 for second
Member discounted price: $20.00 for 1 board/$16.00 for second

(Adult and child can each paint a board or adult can assist the child in painting 1 board)

Adult and child painting event with guided instruction from Tanya Miner!  An afternoon of quality time together.  Each participant may complete their own painting, OR the adult may help the child to complete theirs.



Open Studio

Every Friday, 1 - 3 PM
Members Only

Members can drop in to work on their creative projects with like-minded member artists. Bounce ideas off each other or simply enjoy their company.

This is a free option for all Guild members. Note that there is a Guild staff member on duty in the gallery, but the group time is self-led. Come and go as you wish.

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