Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Upcoming Classes at Black Creek Arts Council

Black Creek Arts Council has the following categories of arts classes on its calendar for January & February 2010:
Click on the category to view the offerings in that area or scroll down to see the complete class list.
To sign up, call Bethany at the Arts Center, 843.332.6234

Music Classes

Billie Mozingo offers lessons in voice and piano. Private and group lessons avaliable. For more information and open times, please call the arts center, 843.332.6234

There are avaliable spaces for students interested in taking violin lessons. Please call us at the art center for more information, 843.332.6234

Upcoming Children's Classes

Art Classes
with Bethany Perry
This class will be offered on Wednesday afternoons in February from 4-5 at Black Creek Arts Center. Classes start February 3 through February 24. This class is aimed at students in grades 1-5. The cost is $35.
The class will explore several famous artists' lives and work through art making, story telling, books, games, and songs.
"Tiny Artists" Classes
An upcoming art class for "tiny artists" ages 3-5 will start in February. Classes will take place each Tuesday, from 3:30-4:00 at the arts center, starting February 2-February 23. The cost for the class is $30.

Monthly Metals for Kids..."Making a Ring"
with instuctor Beth Wicker

This class will take place at the arts center on February 11th, from 3:30-4:30. Students will have the chance to make their own adjustable copper ring. They will learn to mark and file the metal and create textures with hammers and metal stamps. Cost for the class is $20. Open to students in 3rd grade and up.

Hand-building with Clay Classes

with instructor Mary Lou Bailey

On Tuesday evenings in February, starting February 9th, Mary Lou Bailey will be teaching hand-building pottery techniques for interested kids ages 8 and above. In the class, students will have a chance to make wonderful hand built clay creations...like Mary Lou's clay cats. Cost for the class is $35.

To sign up for these classes or for more information, please contact Bethany at BCAC 843.332.6234.

Beginner Knitting

Shirley Hilson will offer beginning knitting classes at Black Creek Arts Center on Saturday afternoons starting January 23 through February 13. The classes will take place from 4-6pm. Cost for the class is $40.

Please bring size 8 knitting needles...practice yarn will be furnished

To sign up for classes, please call Bethany at the Arts Center, 843.332.6234

Pottery Classes

Wheel Throwing Pottery ClassesBarbara Watson will be offering wheel throwing lessons. For available times and prices, please call Bethany at the Arts Center, 843.332.3264

Hand-building Pottery Classes
Mary Lou Bailey will be offering hand-building pottery classes during the month of February. Classes will take place at the arts center from 6-8pm on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, starting the week of February9th. Cost for the class is $85.
To sign up for classes, please call Bethany at BCAC

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Monthly Metals...Jewlery Workshop

Artist and instructor Beth Wicker is starting a Jewlery Making Series called "MONTHLY METALS" at the arts center. These one session classes will take place on first Thurdays of the month and offer different jewelry making techniques each time.

February will kick off the series with "Making a Cuff Bracelet." During this session, students will work in copper and brass to make a textured cuff bracelet. (Silver will be available for an additional fee based on the current metals market.) You will learn how to draw on metal, cut it, file it, and texture it with hammers & metal texturing stamps.

The class will be held at the Arts Center on February 11th, from 5-8pm. The cost for the class is $70 and includes all the supplies needed to make and take your own bracelet. (But please bring a pair of safety glasses and something to tie back long hair.) Welcome to grades 7 through adult.

Drawing Leading to Painting

Class coming soon. The instructor will be Jim Stratton.

Beginning Printmaking Class
Derrick Wilson will be leading a printmaking class starting Thursday evenings, January 21 through February 11, at BCAC. The class will take place from 6-8pm. Cost to be announced.

Watercolor Painting with Bob Fuery

Bob Feury will be instructing a watercolor painting class. This will be a painting class which explores color, composition, balance and textures while learning and working with the art medium watercolor. Classes will take place at the arts center on Monday evenings in February from 7-9pm starting February 1 through February 22. Cost for the class is $75.

For a list of suggested supplies click here.

Oil Painting Class with Mary Grayson Segars

Oil Painting Weekend Workshop

Instructor: Mary Grayson Segars
Place: Black Creek Arts Center
When: February 6 and 7
Times: Saturday from 10-4 & Sunday from 2-6
Cost: $100
Supplies: click here