Classes and Workshops
Upcoming Classes and Workshops
Arrowhead Gallery, 78C S Catawba Ave, Old Fort. To register for Classes and Workshops call 828 686-1100.
Registration fees listed are for members . Non-Members add $10.
If you don't see a class you'd like to take, please let us know. If three or more people are interested we may be able to do a private class, or repeat one of the classes below at a different time. Many of the classes you see now came about because people asked for them. Don't be silent, let us know what you want to learn!
Art Class with Lorelle Bacon
Start - Sep 4th, 2018 , Finish - Dec 11th, 2019
Cost (NON MEMBERS) $45.00
On-going Art Classes with Lorelle Bacon.
The first two Tuesdays of each month 9:30-11:300 AM. Members price 2 classes for $35, or non members for $45. Classes do not need to be taken consecutively.
All levels from beginners to advanced.
Take your art to a new level with the gentle guidance of Lorelle who is known for her patience! Students work at their own pace. She teaches all subjects and most mediums (oils, acrylics, watercolor,pastels, drawing, pen and ink, scratch-board, colored pencils, alcohol inks.)
Beginners learn the basics and how to apply them to the medium of their choice. Learn the importance of values, how composition can make or break your painting and much more. Your choice of medium and subjects!
Mug It Up - Glaze Your Own Mug
Start - Apr 9th, 2019 , Finish - Dec 23rd, 2019
Beginners Sewing Classes
Start - Jul 10th, 2019 , Finish - Dec 11th, 2019
Cost (NON MEMBERS) $60.00
Instructor Terri Davey
Wedesdays from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. 4 class sessions only $60. Fabric and pattern supplied.
Starts on July 10th!
If you have always wanted to learn to sew, now is your chance! Terri Davey is an accomplished seamstress and can teach you the basics of sewing and more. In this 1st four week class, you will learn how to read a pattern, how to cut out the fabric, how to use a sewing machine, and make simple projects.
Class is limited to only 2 students so you will get lots of one on one attention! So sign up NOW!
Students are asked to bring their own scissors, straight pins and a notebook.
Start - Jul 14th, 2019 , Finish - Dec 8th, 2019
A3L provides all materials free of charge for your first two sessions. We have a different project and medium that we work on each month. Sunday Painters is always free and always open to the public, but we ask that after your first two sessions you join A3L, and if you can, that you bring your own materials.
October: No Sunday Painters
November 10th: Lorelle Bacon- Colored pencil the portable medium
December 8th: Dawn Dreibus- Watercolor and rice paper
Clay Classes with Mathilda
Start - Sep 4th, 2019 , Finish - Dec 26th, 2019
Cost (NON MEMBERS) $125.00
Instructor: Mathilda Potter.
Framing Artwork, Including Photography
Start - Nov 2nd, 2019 , Finish - Nov 2nd, 2019
Cost (NON MEMBERS) $70.00
FRAMING ARTWORK, INCLUDINGPHOTOGRAPHY with Instructors Mac Read and Liz Meyer
November 16, 1 to 4; $60 for members or $70 for non-members, plus $10 for supplies
We will discuss standard frame sizes and which styles go with your art or photograph. Learn about cutting single, double and 8-ply mats for watercolors, pastels, photos and others. Learn the proper way to attach art to mats. Explanations and demonstrations regarding what color, size and dept of frames work best with specific media types can help you maximize your beautiful creations.
There will be an opportunity for you to: cut a window mat; hinge a print to the mat; mount the finished piece in a frame; and finally add the hanging wire. Bring one piece of art and the frame of your choice. We will work with you to frame it. All materials except the frame will be supplied. The frame should be no larger than 16x20.
Fancy Soap Making
Start - Nov 9th, 2019 , Finish - Nov 9th, 2019
Cost (NON MEMBERS) $42.00
FANCY SOAP MAKING with Instructor Marilyn Minchey
November 9, 10 to 3; $32 for members or $42 for non members, plus a Materials fee $12 includes all necessary supplies
Enrollment: Minimum - 4. Maximum - 8.
Start - Nov 23rd, 2019 , Finish - Nov 23rd, 2019
Cost (NON MEMBERS) $55.00
SILK PAINTING with Instructor Lorelle Bacon
November 2, 1 to 5; $45 members or $55 non members, plus $15 supply fee.
Students will learn the best kinds of paints to use and several EASY techniques that can be used to create unique one of a kind silk scarves and paintings on silk. You will finish at least 4 pieces to take home for yourself or to give as gifts! What you learn can be used at home to create more!
No experience or special equipment needed!