Whether you’re age 6 or 60, a budding amateur or a seasoned professional, you’ll be able to hone your skills and pick up new techniques—or simply find some dedicated time to work on your craft—at one of our art classes.
What’s at the Trego
Click here for a registration form for classes at the Trego Arts Center at St. Luke’s, 125 N. Main St., North Wales.
Remember that North Wales Borough residents can take one class and get another one free. Sign up for two classes or bring a friend!
EXPERIMENTAL ACRYLIC PAINTING
Instructor: Lisa James
AGES 12 + up: Thursdays, 4-6 p.m., 4 sessions
ADULTS: Thursdays, 7-9 p.m., 4 sessions
11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 12/5
Cost: $120 includes supplies
Description: Explore unconventional styles & techniques using acrylic paint to create one of a kind works of art. You will be introduced to a variety of “fluid painting” methods and experiment with color & texture. A fun and expressive abstract painting class providing opportunities to discover your artist within. Classes geared to kids and adults.
DRAWING Ages 15-adult
Instructor: Dan Fione
Mondays 7-9 p.m., 4 sessions
11/11, 11/25, 12/2, 12/9
Cost: $75 includes basic supplies
Description: Whether you are a beginner or experienced artist, you will learn composition, use of lines and shading from a professional illustrator. Drawings will be of real objects, photos and your imagination.
PRINTMAKING: Intro to Printmaking techniques
Instructor: Barbara Moss Buscher
Tuesdays, 1-4 p.m., 4 sessions
11/26, 12/3, 12/10, 12/17
Cost: $105 (some supplies included, others discussed in 1st class)
Description: This class will touch on several printmaking techniques, with an emphasis on monoprints & monotypes, and how to create beautiful, hand pulled prints. Whether a beginner or an experienced printmaker, this class will offer an opportunity to experiment and try new ways to channel your creativity.
BAMBOO BRUSH & INK PAINTING One Day WORKSHOP: Ages 15 -adult
Instructor: Ashley Walter
Saturday, December 14
Cost: $75 includes supplies
Description: In this fun, fast paced technique-based painting style, students will learn how to depict nature inspired subjects such as bamboo, birds, fish, trees and more, using black Sumi ink and Bamboo brushes.
Make Art Mondays
Make Art Mondays are monthly 2 hour workshops, held the third Monday of the month, 7-9 p.m., at 125 N. Main Street in North Wales. Try your hand at a wide variety of subjects and media in the company of other artists. Costs for supplies are usually $5.00. Below is a schedule of what we have planned for the year.
11/18/19 “Paisley” Note Cards. Paisley patterns are based on Persian fabric designs and consist of kidney/ teardrop shapes embellished with floral patterns.
12/16/19 Holiday Ornaments: create festive ornaments from colored tissue paper and Styrofoam, these ornaments can be combined to create topiaries or larger centerpieces.