Register online, stop by at 150 East 8th Street in Downtown Holland, or call 616.396.3278. Please read Class Policies when registering. Member prices are in parentheses.
COUPLES' CERAMIC WORSHOP (WINTER & SPRING SESSIONS) Instructor: Mary Wolter Make it a memorable Friday-night date night playing together in the dirt! Bring a lover or your mother, and spend some quality time making unique creations. Wine and treats served! Session 1 (WINTER) • One evening • Ages 21 & up • Friday • Feb. 15 • 5:30-7:30pm • $95 per couple REGISTER Session 2 (SUMMER) • One evening • Ages 21 & up • Friday • July 26th • 5:30-7:30pm • $95 per couple REGISTER
CLASSIC FLORALS AND STILL LIFES IN OIL Instructor: Douglas David This exciting class will cover the basic principles of oil painting with regard to painting florals florals, fruits and vegetables and maybe even a donut or two! Douglas will review his palette and the concepts that his work, and students will leave with a good number of paintings and a logical thought process in a fun yet focused atmosphere. Douglas delivers sound principles of painting that are an incredible foundation for painting, whether beginner or seasoned professional. See the full class overview, Douglas's biography, images of his work, and the class supply list here. Ages 18 & up • Friday & Saturday • April 26-27 • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm • $350 REGISTER
FINDING BEAUTY IN THE BRUSHSTROKE WITH CAT POPE Pack your brushes and journey across your canvas with purpose. We will be exploring dynamic brushwork and its importance in creating focused paintings with remarkable edges and implied texture. Students will learn valuable techniques that break boundaries— keeping their paintings “loose” with contrast, movement and visual personality. This oil workshop is open to students of all levels, but previous painting experience is recommended. Instructor demonstrations will begin each day, with class discussion and working time woven throughout the workshop. Class size is limited register early. Supply list upon registration. Ages 18 & up • three days • Friday August 16, Saturday August 17 & Sunday August 18 • 10:00 am to 4:00 pm • $335 ($315 for members) • REGISTER
SEASCAPES IN OIL Instructor: Douglas David Capture the atmosphere and the wave of a seascape in this studio seascape painting workshop. Over a two day period, students will create several waves and exciting seascapes. The first day will be spent in the studio, reviewing Douglas’s palette, concepts for seascapes, and demonstration with follow along. The second day, students will start at the beach to study real waves and gather references to complete more paintings in the afternoon. Douglas will leave time for individual discussion and review and encourage students to work in their own style so that finished works are your own. See the full class overview, Douglas's biography, images of his work, and the class supply list here. Ages 18 & up • Friday & Saturday • October 11-12 • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm • $350 REGISTER
Holland Area Arts Council 150 East 8th Street Holland, Michigan 49423