Art Fridays (Fall 2016)

presented by: Oregon Coast Council for the Arts (OCCA)

Starts:Sunday, October 09, 2016  3:45 PMEnds:Friday, December 02, 2016  5:45 PM

$12 per class ($80 for series of 8 classes); Scholarships Available


Newport Visual Arts Center

777 NW Beach Drive
Newport, OR 97365 

Event Description:

Art Fridays at the Newport Visual Arts Center return for fall 2016. Choose from 11 classes offered over 8 weeks. Classes geared toward middle-school students but other ages (elementary to high school) are welcome upon prior consultation. Class schedule below. Registration form, along with class descriptions, can be downloaded from this listing.

Hanging Out with Chagall: House Portraits & Street Scenes (oil pastels) - Oct. 7 - Instructor: Val Baker   Class limit: 16

Food for the Imagination: Still Life Drawing (pastels) - Oct. 14 - Instructor: Eileen Hearne   Class limit: 16

Mini-Masks of Australia (clay) - Oct. 21 & 28 (two-part class) - Instructor: Val Baker  Class limit: 14

Bamboo Landscape Painting (tempera) - Nov. 4 - Instructor: Eileen Hearne   Class limit: 14

Fun with Fido & Felix: Pet Portraits (acrylics) - Nov. 11, 2016 - Instructor: Eileen Hearne  Class limit: 14

Class Cut-Ups: Collage and Montage (paper) - Nov. 18 - Instructor: Lynn Bishop  Class limit: 20

Little Felt People: Sculpting with Wool (fiber) - Dec. 2 - Instructor: Tash Wesp  Class limit: 20

New: Everyone Can Draw! (pencil) - Oct. 21, 28, Nov. 4 (intro to drawing) - Instructor: Krista Eddy   Class limit: 8 (all ages)
Classes are geared toward 5th to 8th graders, though upon consultation, younger and older students are welcome. Classes are from 3:45 pm to 5:45 pm at the Newport Visual Arts Center (777 NW Beach Drive). Cost: $12 per class; $80 for series of 8 classes. (scholarships available).

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