Classes

Upcoming Classes at The Arts Place

September 24, 2019 – 4th Tuesday Paint Night – “Painting a Vista”

Join Artist Craig Richards as he displays the techniques that will create depth in your painting. Follow along to build distance and an awe inspiring sense of open atmosphere.  

Time: 6-8pm
Location: The Arts Place Artist’s Loft
Instructor: Craig Richards
Fee: $30


September 29, 2019 – Corn Husk Doll Workshop

Corn Husk Dolls have been made by Native People since the beginning of corn agriculture more than a thousand years ago. Later European settlers adopted this craft.
We will explore the history of corn husk dolls and then create one of our own.

Time: 3pm – 5pm
Location: The Arts Place
Instructor: Martina Moore
Cost: $35, all materials included.

A limited number of scholarships are available for this workshop. Call 336-593-8159 for more information.


October 13, 2019 – Barn Quilt Painting Class

Your instructor will guide you through the painting process, no prior painting experience is necessary. Registration includes all materials, including a 2×2 or 3×3 Birchwood Quilt Square.

Time: 12:30-4:30pm
Location: The Arts Place
Instructor: Sarah Maddox
Fee: $55 (2×2)
$95 (3×3)

8 Barn Quilt designs to choose from. View design choices HERE and email selected design to felicia@stokesarts.org 


October 26, 2019 – “Day of the Dead” Mask Workshop

Each year people in Latin America celebrate on October 31st and November 1st, Day of the Dead, a festival filled of colors, music, dance and food to honor their loved ones who died on. This celebration is very spiritual and meaningful to Latin Americans and very different from Halloween. In this workshop we will learn a bit about the history of the Day of the Dead, the meaning of using different colors, flowers and designs to create the images. After the intro and short discussion everybody will create their own colorful “Day of the Dead” mask. Absolutely No experience necessary

Time: 10am – 1pm
Location: The Arts Place
Instructor: Martina Moore
Cost: $35, all materials included.

A limited number of scholarships are available for this workshop. Call 336-593-8159 for more information.


October 29, 2019 – 4th Tuesday Paint Night – “Creating a Fall Painting”

Join Artist Craig Richards as he teaches how to capture the colors of Fall in a way that will maximize the impact of color and light. Watch as your painting transforms into crisp air and woodland color.

Time: 6-8pm
Location: The Arts Place Artist’s Loft
Instructor: Craig Richards
Fee: $30


November 26, 2019 – 4th Tuesday Paint Night – “Painting a Christmas Card”

Join Artist Craig Richards to create a painting that can be then transformed into a Christmas Card. Craig will lead through the process of painting and copying to a digital format that can be printed for cards.

Time: 6-8pm
Location: The Arts Place Artist’s Loft
Instructor: Craig Richards
Fee: $30