Upcoming Classes at The Arts Place

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

Star Workshop – Saturday, November 30, 2019

Fun and Easy! We will create two large stars from sandwich bags perfect for window decoration or any kind of Christmas decoration. Each participant will make 2 stars and will also receive written instructions and a template

Date: Sat, Nov. 30, 2019
Time: 1-3pm
Instructor: Martina Moore
Location: The Arts Place of Stokes
Registration: $ 25.00 all material included

Straw Stars Workshop – Saturday, December 7, 2019

Creating stars from straw, reeds and different grasses is a long-standing tradition in the Northern parts of Europe and is still practiced today. The straw stars are used as Christmas tree decoration or gifts. We start by ironing straw and then use different methods tying the straw to different designs. Each participant will create several different stars with straw and grasses.

Date: Dec. 7, 2019
Time: 10am-1pm
Location: The Arts Place of Stokes
Instructor: Martina Moore
Registration: $25 includes all materials.

Corn Husk Angels Workshop – Saturday, December 14, 2019

Corn Husk Dolls have been made by Native People since the beginning of corn agriculture more than a thousand years ago. European settlers adopted this craft. We will create corn husk angels for your holiday decoration.

Date: Dec. 14, 2019
Time: 10am – 1pm
Location: The Arts Place of Stokes
Instructor: Martina Moore
Registration: $35 includes all materials

January 11, 2020 – Barn Quilt Class

Instructor Sarah Maddox will guide you through the painting process, no prior painting experience necessary. Registration includes all materials: Birchwood Quilt Square and paints.

Time: 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Location: The Arts Place
Instructor: Sarah Maddox
Cost: 2×2 barn quilt square – $65

           3×3 barn quilt square – $95