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Click here for Printable PDF of Spring 2019 Brochure

Class & workshop listing on here coming soon, until then, please click above for info on Spring classes!

***Scroll down to check out Young at Art with Emily Wantz in Spring's Youth Line-up, great for lil' tikes (ages 4-6)!  Not found in printable brochure!!*** 

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**Webmasters Note:  Classes are listed from Youth to Adult, then by Start Date (If there are multiple start dates I went with the earliest one).  Free workshops at bottom of page.**

Spring 2019 Schedule


Youth Workshops & Classes

Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead w/ Sara Little

These interdisciplinary classes are for the artistically and intellectually thirsty.  Design-based, they blend science, technology, art, math and engineering.  Join for challenging activities, learn new skills and be inspired!

SL05 THURSDAYS (10), March 7th, 14th, 21st, April 4th, 25th, May 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th, 5:00pm-6:30pm

$107 Members/$123 Non-members


Gelli Printing w/ Sara Little

A form of monoprinting in which a gelatin slab is used as a printing 'plate' in conjunction with acrylic paints to create images.  This is a workshop for all; no prior art skills are needed!  Create as many images as time permits.  Finished prints can be used as is or worked into other mediums or incorporated into a collage.  A $20 materials fee is payable to the instructor.

Ages 12+    Minimum 4/Maximum 8 Students

SL08 SUNDAY, March 17th, 1:00pm-4:30pm

$21 Members/$25 Non-members


Kids Weekday Art Club w/ Emily Wantz

Kids will use a wide variety of materials to explore different techniques as well as the principles of art and design.  Students will have completed projects to take home most weeks. 

Ages 7+   Minimum 3/Maximum 10 Students

EW22 WEDNESDAYS (8), March 20th, April 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, May 1st, 8th, 6:00pm-7:15pm

$90 Members/$100 Non-members


Young at Art w/ Emily Wantz

This hands-on class is for kids in Pre-K and Kindergarten.  Each week, we will create original art work using a variety of materials.  Kids will have completed projects to bring home most weeks.  Come dressed to get messy and have fun!

Ages 4-6    Minimum 3/Maximum 6 students (due to age group)

EW24 MONDAYS (6), April 1st, 8th, 15th, 29th, May 6th, 13th, 4:00pm-5:00pm

$45 Members/$50 Non-members


Art of Suminagashi w/ Sara Little

Paper marbling or loading ink on water is a method of aqueous surface design, which can produce patterns similar to smooth marble or other stones.  The patterns are the result of color floated on plain water then carefully transferred to an absorbent surface, such as paper or fabric.  Part of its appeal is that each print is a unique monotype.  We will print on a variety of surfaces and discuss possible uses for your prints.  A $15 materials fee is payable to the instructor.

Ages 8+    Minimum 4/Maximum 8 Students

SL09 SUNDAY, April 7th, 1:00pm-4:30pm

$21 Members/$25 Non-members


DIY Mother's Day Bath Bombs w/ Emily Wantz

Bring Mom and the kids to make some special bath bombs for Mom this Mother's Day!  Each participant will have materials to make about 5 large bath bombs to take home at the end of the workshop.  And if time permits, make more batches!  We have a wide variety of moulds, colors, and scents to choose from.  A $5 materials fee per batch is payable to the instructor.

Ages 5+    Minimum 4/Maximum 8 Students

EW23 SATURDAY, May 4th, 10:00am-12:00pm

$8 Members/$10 Non-members


Relief Printmaking w/ Sara Little

By gouging out areas of a soft block, leaving only the areas that you desire to print, ink will be applied to the raised surface with a brayer and you will print with oil-based black ink onto watercolor papers.  Have a plain t-shirt?  Bring it along!  Block plates will be 4"x6" to print on a 5"x7" card.  A $20 materials fee is payable to the instructor.

Ages 14+    Minimum 4/Maximum 8 Students

SL10 SUNDAY, May 5th, 1:00pm-4:30pm

$21 Members/$25 Non-members


Intro to Scratchboard w/ Sara Little

A form of direct engraving where the artist is using a sharp tool to scratch off dark ink to reveal a white or colored layer beneath.  A $12 materials fee is payable to the instructor.

Ages 13+    Minimum 4/Maximum 8 Students

SL11 SUNDAY, May 19th, 1:00pm-4:30pm

$21 Members/$25 Non-members


Photography Workshops w/ Carla Long

DSLR 301 Workshop

This workshop will help you better understand what and how to use your equipment in Manual Mode, focusing on using your Light Meter and how to work in various kinds of lighting, all while working solely in Manual Mode.  EQUIPMENT: DSLR or camera that allows you to shoot in Manual Mode.

Ages 13+    Minimum 3/Maximum 10 Students

CL69 SATURDAY, March 2nd, 8:30am-12:00pm

$30 Members/$35 Non-members


Photographing Art

Learn some techniques to photograph your artwork so you can create a digital file to save and reproduce your work.  Bring an SD card, USB drive or camera, along with your art to use the studio space along with professional lighting and guidance.  Sign-up is in 15-minute increments.

Ages 13+

CL70 SATURDAY, March 2nd, 1:00pm-4:30pm

$10 Members/$15 Non-members


DSLR 101 Workshop

This is an intro to the craft of photography, learning terms such as aperture and shutter speed, as well as what that little flower and what the lady with the hat means.  EQUIPMENT: DSLR or camera that allows you to shoot in mode settings.

Ages 13+    Minimum 3/Maximum 10 Students

CL71 SATURDAY, April 6th, 8:30am-12:00pm

$30 Members/$35 Non-members


Composition Workshop

Composition is what makes our photos art.  Come learn how to recognize a potential image and compose them in a way that is compelling.  Learn the rules of composition and when you can break them.  EQUIPMENT: Any type of digital camera.

Ages 13+    Minimum 3/Maximum 10 Students

CL72 SATURDAY, April 6th, 1:00pm-4:30pm

$30 Members/$35 Non-members


DSLR 201 Workshop

This workshop focuses on shooting in Aperture and Shutter Priority.  It is the next step in learning why you're not getting the shot you want.  We focus on depth of field and motion in this workshop.

Ages 13+    Minimum 3/Maximum 10 Students

CL73 SATURDAY, May 4th, 8:30am-12:00pm

$30 Members/$35 Non-members


Post-Production Workshop

This workshop is for the beginner LIGHTROOM users, we will discuss Photo Management and Post-Production.  For this class, it is helpful to have a portable computer as well as the Adobe Lightroom editing software.  This is a hands-on workshop, processing your own photos.  Though Elements and Lightroom overlap, instruction happens in Adobe Lightroom.

Ages 13+    Minimum 3/Maximum 10 Students

CL74 SATURDAY, May 4th, 1:00pm-4:30pm

$30 Members/$35 Non-members


Young Adult/Adult Classes & Workshops

Intro to Figure Drawing w/ Sara Little

No matter what skill level, this will be an informative and relaxing session to build your confidence to attend any of our upcoming figure drawing sessions with live models.  Bring drawing supplies, soft B pencils, charcoal, conte and large papers 18"x24" (also newsprint if you have your own).  If you don't have any of these supplies on hand, instructor can supply for a $5 materials fee (payable to instructor).

Ages 18+

SL07 SUNDAY, Mar 3rd, 1:00pm-4:30pm

$10 Members/$15 Non-members


Studio Sessions with Sam w/ Sara Little

These sessions are open to anyone desiring an Open Studio with great conversation and camaraderie.  Each student will decide on subject and medium and work on projects of their choosing.  If the class decides that they want additional instruction in a particular medium or subject, we can go in that direction.  A materials fee will be collected by instructor if student needs to use Sam's supplies.  If you don't think you can make it to every class, you can pay per class (Sam will calculate fee at end of classes).

Ages 16+ (or prior approval from Sam)

SL04A MONDAYS (9), March 4th, 18th, April 1st, 8th, 22nd, 29th, May 6th, 20th & 27th, 6:30pm-8:30pm

SL04B THURSDAYS (10), March 7th, 14th, 21st, April 4th, 25th, May 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd & 30th, 7:00pm-9:00pm

SL04C FRIDAYS (10), March 1st, 8th, 22nd, 29th, April 5th, 26th, May 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st, 12:30pm-2:30pm

$100 Members/$115 Non-members


Draw & Color w/ Sara Little

This class is designed for students who have completed Drawing Essentials and want to start incorporating the element of color.  Students will develop skills and techniques incorporating a variety of color media.  This may include tempera, colored pencil, watercolor, oil pastels, dry pastels, pan pastels, acrylic, water-soluble oils and oil bars.  A $15 materials fee is payable to the instructor and all students should bring an 11"x14" wire-bound sketch book, multimedia paper recommended.

Ages 14+  Minimum 3/Maximum 10 Students

SL03 MONDAYS (8), March 4th, 18th, April 1st, 8th, 22nd, 29th, May 6th & 20th, 6:30pm-8:30pm

$110 Members/$126 Non-members


Draw & Color II w/ Sara Little

This class is designed for students who have completed Drawing Essentials and Draw & Color, and want to explore more about incorporating the art of color.  Students will develop more skills and techniques incorporating a variety of color media.  This may include tempera, colored pencil, watercolor and pastel.  A $15 materials fee is payable to the instructor and all students should bring an 11"x14" wire-bound sketch book, multimedia paper recommended.

SL03 TUESDAYS (8), March 5th, 19th, April 2nd, 23rd, 30th, May 7th, 21st, 28th, 6:30pm-8:30pm

$110 Members/$126 Non-members


Drawing Essentials w/ Sara Little

The novice student will receive a strong foundation from taking this class.  We will start with basic skills, working with value pencils, charcoal, conte, pen and ink, and marker.  Each student will learn to use line, value, gesture, proportion and perspective developing their ability "to see" through a variety of subject matter.  A $15 materials fee is payable to the instructor.  All students should bring an 11"x14" wire-bound sketch book (multi or mixed-media is recommended).

Ages 14+ (or prior approval from Sam)

   Minimum 3/Maximum 10 Students

SL01A TUESDAYS (8), March 5th, 19th, April 2nd, 9th, 23rd, May 7th, 14th, 21st, 12:30pm-2:30pm

SL01B THURSDAYS (8), March 7th, 21st, April 4th, 25th, May 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 7:00pm-9:00pm

$110 Members/$126 Non-members


S-ART-urday Sessions w/ Sara Little

Semi-private classes for young adults.  Ideal for those unable to make Sam's Studio Sessions during the week.  Also can be used to make up missed classes of Sam's other classes.

All Ages    Minimum 4/Maximum 8 Students

SL06 SATURDAYS (6), March 9th, 23rd, April 6th, 27th, May 11th, 25th, 1:00pm-3:00pm

$90 Members/$100 Non-members


Colored Pencil: Dark to Light for Dramatic Lighting w/ Amy Lindenberger

Students will focus on applying colored pencil to medium and medium-dark colored surfaces and begin the color application with a layer of black colored pencil to create rich color and dramatic lighting.  Students will apply this technique to a wildlife portrait.  Supply list available at the gallery's front desk.

Ages 18+    Minimum 4/Maximum 10 Students

AL01 MONDAY & TUESDAY, March 11th & 12th, 10:00am-4:00pm

$100 Members/$125 Non-members


Drawing & Shading Techniques w/ Carol Foerster

Carol will share her expertise, skills and techniques to help you improve your own drawing and shading.  Bring whatever drawing supplies and current graphite drawings you are working on.

Ages 18+    Minimum 4/Maximum 10 Students

CF01 WEDNESDAY, March 13th, 1:00pm-3:00pm

$25 Members/$30 Non-members


Watercolor Painting: A Closer Look w/ Eric Miller

Students will practice basic watercolor techniques, while learning how to create a painting depicting a close-up view of a subject.  Students will also have guided practice as they mix all colors from a limited primary palette (yellow, red, and blue).  Instructor will provide Arches Watercolor paper for 7"x10" paintings and resource photos; students may bring their own printed resource photos.  Please email Eric (emiller53@comcast.net) for supply list.

Ages 18+    Maximum 8 Students

EM04 SATURDAYS (3), March 30th, April 6th & 13th, 9:30am-12:30pm

$65 Members/$75 Non-members


Exploring Watercolor Techniques w/ Stanley Gilmore Jr.

Students will learn techniques in watercolor that will enhance the quality of their personal endeavors.  Techniques such as wet on wet, dry brush, spattering, essential color theory as well as selective limited color use.  Beginner to intermediate experience welcome!  Materials list provided at the gallery's front desk.

Ages 18+    Minimum 4/Maximum 10 Students

SG19 WEDNESDAYS (6), April 3rd, 10th, 17th, May 8th, 15th, 22nd, 10:00am-12:00pm

*A couple dates are different in the printable brochure, these here are the correct dates*

$100 Members/$125 Non-members


Colored Pencil-Exploring Prismacolors w/ Stanley Gilmore Jr.

Prismacolor pencils are not your normal, childhood colored pencils...they go beyond them!  You will learn fundamental techniques like crosshatching, tonal, layering, fusing colors, burnishing and so much more that will produce very impressive artwork.  This focused six-session class will give you the opportunity to observe, inquire, learn, attempt and excel!  For your first day of class, please bring Prismacolor Premier box set (36 count minimum), 9"x12" Scratchmore Pastel Paper (assorted colors), HB pencil and a kneaded eraser.  More detailed supply list available at the gallery's front desk.

Ages 18+   Minimum 4/Maximum 10 Students

SG18 THURSDAYS (6), April 4th, 11th, 18th, May 2nd, 9th, 16th, 10:00am-12:00pm

*Printable brochure has incorrect dates, April 25th class rescheduled to May 16th*

$100 Members/$125 Non-members


Introduction to iPad Drawing w/ Judy Boyle

This workshop focuses on sketching, drawing and painting on an iPad.  Create anywhere without the clutter.  Experiment with different tools and brushes, draw or paint in different styles or mediums, all with one device!  Please contact the gallery's front desk for equipment requirements.

Ages 18+    Minimum 4/Maximum 8 Students

JB01A THURSDAY, April 11th, 1:00pm-3:00pm

JB01B TUESDAY, April 23rd, 6:30pm-8:30pm

$25 Members/$35 Non-members

Winter 2018-2019 Schedule


Youth Workshops & Classes

Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead w/ Sara Little

These interdisciplinary classes are for the artistically and intellectually thirsty.  Design-based, they blend science, technology, art, math and engineering.  Join for challenging activities, learn new skills and be inspired!

SL95B THURSDAYS (6), January 24th, 31st, February 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th, 5:00pm-6:30pm

$65 Members/$75 Non-members


Young Adult/Adult Classes & Workshops

Studio Sessions with Sam w/ Sara Little

These sessions are open to anyone desiring an Open Studio with great conversation and camaraderie.  Each student will decide on subject and medium and work on projects of their choosing.  If the class decides that they want additional instruction in a particular medium or subject, we can go in that direction.  A materials fee will be collected by instructor if student needs to use Sam's supplies.  If you don't think you can make it to every class, you can pay per class (Sam will calculate fee at end of classes).

Ages 16+ (or prior approval from Sam)

SL96A MONDAYS (8), December 3rd, 17th, Jan 7th, 21st, 28th, February 4th, 18th, 25th, 6:30pm-8:30pm

SL96B THURSDAYS (10), December 13th, 20th, January 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st, February 7th, 21st, 28th, 6:45pm-8:45pm

SL96C FRIDAYS (10), December 7th, 14th, 21st, January 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th, February 1st, 8th, 15th, 12:30pm-2:30pm

$100 Members/$115 Non-members


Drawing Essentials w/ Sara Little

The novice student will receive a strong foundation from taking this class.  We will start with basic skills, working with value pencils, charcoal, conte, pen and ink, and marker.  Each student will learn to use line, value, gesture, proportion and perspective developing their ability "to see" through a variety of subject matter.  A $15 materials fee is payable to the instructor.  All students should bring an 11"x14" wire-bound sketch book (multi or mixed-media is recommended).

Ages 14+   Minimum 3/Maximum 10 Students

*HAS MERGED WITH MONDAY'S STUDIO SESSIONS*

 December 3rd, 17th, Jan 7th, 21st, 28th, February 4th, 18th, 25th, 6:30pm-8:30pm

$110 Members/$126 Non-members


Draw & Color w/ Sara Little

This class is designed for students who have completed Drawing Essentials and want to start incorporating the element of color.  Students will develop skills and techniques incorporating a variety of color media.  This may include tempera, colored pencil, watercolor, oil pastels, dry pastels, pan pastels, acrylic, water-soluble oils and oil bars.  A $15 materials fee is payable to the instructor and all students should bring an 11"x14" wire-bound sketch book, multimedia paper recommended.

Ages 14+  Minimum 3/Maximum 10 Students

TUESDAYS (8), December 4th, 11th, 18th, January 8th, 22nd, 29th, February 5th & 19th

*BOTH CLASS SLOTS HAVE MERGED*

SL98 6:30pm-8:30pm

$110 Members/$126 Non-members


Colored Pencil-Exploring Prismacolors w/ Stanley Gilmore Jr.

Prismacolor pencils are not your normal, childhood colored pencils...they go beyond them!  You will learn fundamental techniques like crosshatching, tonal, layering, fusing colors, burnishing and so much more that will produce very impressive artwork.  This focused six-session class will give you the opportunity to observe, inquire, learn, attempt and excel!  For your first day of class, please bring Prismacolor Premier box set (36 count minimum), 9"x12" Scratchmore Pastel Paper (assorted colors), HB pencil and a kneaded eraser.

Ages 18+   Minimum 4/Maximum 10 Students

SG17 THURSDAYS (6), January 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st, February 7th & 14th, 10:00am-12:00pm

$100 Members/$125 Non-members


Warp & Weave on a Rigid Heddle Loom w/ Margery Erickson

In this more advanced workshop, students will learn how to measure and warp a small rigid heddle loom to weave narrow bands to use on a hat, purse strap, bracelet, bookmark or belt.  Materials needed: Small rigid heddle looms, warping peg, clamp, shuttle and yarn.  *Complete loom kit can be purchased from instructor for $52.*

Ages 18+   Minimum 3/Maximum 6 Students (so hurry and book your seat!)

ME04B MONDAY, February 25th, 10:00am-3:00pm

$50 Members/$60 Non-members


Free Workshops

Up to Three for Free! w/ Sara, Sue and Steph

Up to 3 instructors will be available to introduce participants to a variety of techniques or mediums.  Space is limited, and these slots go VERY fast, so registration by phone or stopping in is a MUST!  If you have any interests in expanding your skills, this is the place to be.  And did we mention...IT'S FREE!!!!

Ages 8+   Minimum 4/Maximum 8 Students

February: Paint & Color Mixing

SSS12 MONDAY, February 25th, 5:00pm-6:30pm

***Please call ahead so we can confirm that we have enough supplies; max 10/workshop, first come, first serve***


S.O.A.R. @ Our Art Bank

Have a project that requires art supplies or materials that you just don't have available?  Need to create a poster, sign, banner?  Do you need to use a paper cutter, paints, pastels, colored paper, etc. and don't want to purchase more than you will ever use?  Our "vault" is stocked with donated supplies and a knowledgeable instructor will be on duty to help Share Our Art Resources.

SL99F WEDNESDAY, February 20th, 1:00pm-3:00pm & 6:00pm-8:00pm

Free to Members, Non-members we suggest a small monetary donation to the Art Bank

***Please call ahead so we can confirm that we have the supplies needed for your project; max 10/workshop, first come, first serve***


Design Your Own Workshop

If you have a group of at least three and are interested in arranging a semi-private class with Sam Little, just give her a call on her cell 717-359-7191.  From drawing, painting, jewelry making, sewing and painting your own tote bags, aprons, garden flags, etc., Sam can help organize a one-time event, monthly or weekly class to fit your needs!  Call her to share your idea.  "My favorite classes are when I have a diverse group, especially in ages.  I love the energy, the creativity and the interactions!"