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2015 Summer Classes


CERAMICS

Open Pottery Studio
The Open Pottery Studio is supervised by 
Nancy Blank and Carl Mueller

Day: Wednesdays

Time: 2:00PM - 5:00PM

June 3, 10, 17, 24
July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
August 5, 12, 19, 26

AND

Day: Thursdays
(Adults only)

Time: 7:00PM - 10:00PM

June 4, 11, 18, 25
July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
August 6, 13, 20, 27


AND

Day: Sundays
(Adults only)

June 7, 14, 21, 28
July 5, 12, 19, 26
August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Time: 4:00 - 6:00PM

Fee: $5 per hour, $25 per bag of clay, $ Glazing & Firing fee determined by piece size and quantity
Location: Pottery Studio

This is a non-instructional time for those familiar with ceramics to work on their own in the Pottery Studio. 
Children must be accompanied by an adult who will supervise the children's clay activity on Wednesdays.






DRAWING



Tom Maley Life Drawing

Day: Tuesdays

June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
July 7, 14, 21, 28
August 4, 11, 18, 25

Time: 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: The Studio
Fee: $10 per meeting

This group met for many years at the home of Tom Maley and now they meet at Featherstone for two hours each Tuesday morning. New participants are welcome. This is a figure drawing session, open to the public. There is no instruction. Participants paint or draw as they wish. Call Anne Gallagher for details at 508-693-9566.



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FELTING





MIXED MEDIA





MUSIC


Featherstone Uke Jam
with Deirdre DeCarion and Clara Kisko

Days: Wednesday



Time: 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Location: The Pebble
Fee: Free

Come learn how to play the ukulele in a relaxed, fun atmosphere! Play along with the group and enjoy refreshments and lots of laughs! Just bring your uke, or any other instrument and have a great time!





PAINTING

Painting Class
John Holladay

Day: Mondays

June 29
July 6, 13, 20, 27
August 3, 10

Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: The Pebble
Fee: $50

Watercolor demonstration on Mondays



Painting Class
John Holladay

Days: Wednesday

July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
August 5, 12

Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: The Pebble
Fee: $50

Acrylic demonstration on Wednesdays


We have everyone from beginners to professionals in these classes. Come with a drawing or photograph that you would like to paint. Don't be scared, join us as we perfect our painting techniques.

Watercolor Materials:

Brushes: - small handles are for watercolor
a big flat brush
a medium
a small watercolor brush

watercolor paper:
Arches 140 lb sheets or pad (the cheaper the paper, the poorer the results)

paint:
a beginners set of watercolor paints

if you are buying the tubes separate, John suggests:
prussian blue
winsor red
cadmium yellow
and the rest is up to you

a palette to put the paint in
paper towels
a small salt shaker full of salt
a roll of masking tape


Acrylics materials:

paint brushes:
a flat brush, about half inch wide
a medium brush
a small brush
the more brushes the better....big brushes paint big areas and small brushed paint small areas...
 
rags
canvas (remember the smaller the canvas the harder it is to paint) I would suggest 16 by 20 or something close to that.
a roll of masking tape
 
paint:
an acrylic set
matt medium paint: a big tube of white and black
or if you want to use oils – it must be water based set plus extra white or black
 
For paint colors, John suggests:
red
yellow
green - hookers green if available
purple
thalo blue
burnt umber or burnt sienna
and any other color you like
 
a basic acrylic set will work!




PAPER ARTS


PHOTOGRAPHY


PRINTMAKING


TECHNOLOGY



No Fear Beginner's iPad Class
Karen Huff

Day: Wednesday


Time: 4:00 - 5:00pm
Fee: $15 per class
Location: The Gallery

Did you receive an iPad as a gift, or got one because everyone says it's the best way to keep in touch? Then your 10 year old grandchild who set it up for you leaves after the summer and you're left wondering how to use the internet and get your mail? This class is for absolute beginners. Bring your iPad and explore in an easy, unstructured, safe place.





All Things Mac
Karen Huff

Day: Wednesday


Time: 5:00 - 6:00pm
Fee: $15 per class
Location: The Gallery

Do you have a small or large question about your Apple device... be it iPhone, iPad, iPod, or Mac laptop? Bring in your stuff and ask questions about syncing devices with the iCloud, or ask any Mac related question. The best thing about Apple devices is that they all talk to each other if you know how... limited to four people for each week, so call ahead and register.