I'm always adding classes, so if you see something you'd like to take but it isn't listed, or you'd like to see it at a different time, just let me know!
The Holiday Open House at Artists on the Plaza is Dec 12 from 5 to 7PM, and Dec 14 and 15 from 1PM to 5PM! Join us for some great Christmas Shopping and Cheer!
This class has always been a big hit! Not only do we use white ink on black paper, we also use iridescent medium and glitter pens!!! Sparkle!! Tuesday, December 10 6PM to 9PM. $35 includes all supplies!
Learn this fun and relaxing art form with an introduction to Beginning Zentangle. Classes are 1 1/2 hours long and include a starter kit. Price is $35. Upcoming Classes
Friday, December 13 at 6PM
Saturday, January 4 at 10AM
Gemstones are back! and just in time for the Holidays! Our December two-week series will be centered around drawing gemstones into our artwork! I've been teaching this technique for several years and the results are always amazing! We will focus on how to incorporate them into designs for cards, holiday, or any day kind of cards! Tuesdays at 1PM to 3:30PM December 3 and 10 $70 includes all supplies
We will use the cartouche design and make some ornaments, or they can be turned into cards! I love this style of Zentangle! I use it for cards all of the time! December 17 6PM to 9PM $35 includes all supplies
Dangle Designs Dec 18 at 10AM $35 includes all supplies
See a class you are interested in but it's not on the schedule? Class offered during the day but you need an evening class? Just contact me and I'll try to add it for a time that works for you when I schedule the next set of classes :)
Learn all the basics of making an exposed spine book! We will talk about the tools used, learn how to cover a cover, learn pamphlet, straight, gathered and French herringbone stitches! This four-week series is $150 and includes all supplies on Tuesdays beginning January 21 - February 11 6PM to 9PM.
A great way to spend Saturday mornings in the winter! Beginning January 25 - February 29 from 10AM to 1PM, we will spend each Saturday morning exploring a different project with Zentangle! We will begin with building a collection of tangles, and work through feathers, organic designs, shading, and Zendalas! So Much Fun!! The price is $150 for six weeks including supplies!
Throughout the year I teach a number of classes at off site locations that are open to the public, Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest is one location I teach at several times a year. For these classes you will need to register with the host.
Weekly after school classes are based around a method of pattern drawing called Zentangle. It helps develop drawing skills. We also use other media - black and white ink, collage, kirigami, and we will use our skills to create a mixed media scene in a shadow box in November.
Classes are $90 per month (4 weeks) if paid in advance, or $35 per class.
Mondays 4:30 - 5:30 ages 10+
Wednesdays 3:30 - 4:30 ages 6 - 10
Emma age 13
"It’s amazing! This is my third year taking classes, I started when I was 11, and I love all of it!"
ATTENDANCE POLICY: Any class that is missed without notification will be charged the full rate. If your child has a commitment come up (band concert, field trip, etc.), if you let me know a week in advance I can adjust the schedule and there will be no charge for that class. If a child is ill and misses class (and you let me know they are ill that day), the first miss per semester will not be charged, but additional misses will be charged at the full rate.
We've made cards and gifts for a lot of different occasions including Valentines's Day, Easter, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Halloween, and Christmas!
I teach them the tangles and then their imaginations go wild!
Adding mixed media to Zentangle is always a lot of fun! We have used Brush Markers, Paint, Collage, and even dyed scarves!