Event Series Colors of the Rainbow — Birds

Colors of the Rainbow — Birds

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

Colors of the Rainbow — Birdswith instructor Maggie ScotillaWednesdays, 1–4pmMarch 20 – May 8 (8 weeks) Program Description Join this collaborative class to learn proportion strategies, color choice, and techniques to add depth to your drawings and bring them to life. We will explore all varieties of our avian friends as well as plants and […]

$170.00

Recycled Show 2024 — Dreamworld

Kish Bank’s Expect More Store 114 S. Allen St., State College, PA, United States

This year’s Recycled Show, Dreamworld, will be on display April 4–29 at Kish Bank, Downtown State College. The opening reception was Friday, April 5, from 5:30–7:30pm during the State College’s Downtown First Friday events. Deadlines Entry forms are DUE, FRIDAY, MARCH 29 by NOON. Artwork will be needs to be dropped off at KISH BANK’s […]

$30
Event Series Stained Glass

Stained Glass

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

Stained Glasswith instructor Ken PlattnerWednesdays, 6:30 – 9pm8 weeks: March 20 – May 8 For beginning and advanced students. Beginners make a small project and learn the basics of copper foil and stained glass work. Advanced or repeat students will continue with previous or personal projects. Please contact Ken at 814-360-8571 (text only) with any […]

$170.00

Beyond the Basics — Intermediate Drawing

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

Beyond the Basics — Intermediate Drawingwith instructor Holly FoyThursdays, 9am–12pm4 weeks: April 4 – April 25 Love drawing but want to develop your skills and learn some new techniques?This fun, gentle, intermediate class will allow participants to develop observational skills needed by artists, to practice a variety of techniques like contour and gesture drawing, shading and […]

$80.00

Polymer Clay Creations for Teens Workshop

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

Polymer Clay Creations Workshop for Teens!with instructor Ann Taylor-SchmidtSaturday April 6 & Saturday April 2010am–12pm Join Instructor Ann Taylor-Schmidt for this exploration of the Mokume Gane technique in polymer clay and in basic jewelry making techniques.  This workshop is designed for teens ages 13 through 17.  This is a two-day workshop on 4/6 (day one) […]

$45.00
Event Series Exploring Oil Painting

Exploring Oil Painting

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

Exploring Oil Paintingwith instructor Marisa EichmanMondays 9am–12pm8 weeks: March 18 – May 6 Oil painting is forgiving, versatile, and fun! There are so many exciting things to learn about oil painting, that depending on where the class has interest, we’ll talk about brushstrokes, blending, layering, values, colors, edges, composition, underpainting, and glazing, supplies, exhibiting in […]

$170.00
Event Series Beginning Drawing

Beginning Drawing

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

Beginning Drawingwith instructor Ann Taylor-SchmidtMondays, 1–3pm6 weeks: March 18 – April 22 Overcome the fear of a blank page and learn the basic techniques to draw the basics.  Instructor Ann Taylor- Schmidt will lead you through exercises to approach drawing with confidence.   

$85.00
Event Series Sumi-e & Beyond

Sumi-e & Beyond

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

Sumi-e & Beyondwith instructor Jennifer KaneTuesdays, 1–4pm8 weeks: March 18 – May 7 Sumi-e ink painting is a zen practice of capturing the essence of an object or scene with simple beauty and elegance. You will learn traditional sumi-e ink brushwork techniques, then use them to create a contemporary work of art.  Ceramicists who use […]

$170
Event Series Beginning Drawing

Beginning Drawing

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

Beginning Drawingwith instructor Bryar NigroTuesdays, 6:30–8:30pmApril 9–20 Join our newest instructor Bryar for a 4 week course in basic drawing techniques.

$85.0

Framing Your Paintings Workshop

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

Framing Your Paintingswith instructor Lena ThynellWednesday, April 24, 1–4pm Learn how to frame your watercolor paintings with and without glass. During this three hours workshop we shall explore how to frame your watercolor paintings with glass and a matting and also how to frame without glass. Lena frames all her paintings by herself. She will […]

$45.00

Diane Maurer to speak at Penn State

Foster Auditorium, Penn State University Penn State University, Paterno Library, University Park, Pennsylvania

The Penn State University Libraries Preservation, Conservation, and Digitization Department is pleased to host the 5th annual William D. Minter Lectureship in Conservation on Thursday, April 25, 2024 at 4:00 p.m. in Foster Auditorium, Paterno Library, University Park, PA. The event will feature a presentation by Diane Maurer, marbler and paper artist.  Register to join us in-person at Foster Auditorium at: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090948A9AF2FA2F49-48126711-william After […]

Free

Event Series Bookbinding Workshop

Bookbinding Workshop

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

Bookbindingwith instructor Lisa BaumgartnerFriday, May 3 & Saturday, May 4; 1–4pm In this two day workshop, you will learn some basics of bookbinding, while creating your own, individually embellished mixed media journal. If you are a print maker or painter, this is your golden opportunity to use up some of those neglected or ‘reject’ prints/paintings […]

$95.00
Event Series Figurative Show USE ME

Figurative Show 2024

This year’s Figurative Show will be on display May 8 – 12 at the Art Alliance Gallery, 818 Pike Street, Lemont, PA 16851, with an opening reception, Friday, May 10, from 6–8:30pm Show hours are:Wednesday, May 8 — 1:30 – 4pmThursday, May 9 — 11am – 4pmFriday, May 10 — 6 – 8:30pmSaturday, May 11 — […]

Impressionistic Oil Painting Using A Palette Knife

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

Impressionistic Oil Painting Using the Palette Knifewith instructor Linda BorchTuesdays, 1-4pmMay 14 – June 4 (4 weeks) Impressionistic Oil Painting Using the Palette Knife, 4 sessions on Tuesdays, May 14-June 4, 1-4pm Come and have fun learning to paint with a palette knife. The textures and colors possible are a delight for the soul! Although […]

$85.00

Exploring the World of Circle Art : Ages 5–8

Art Alliance Children’s Studio 824 Pike Street, Lemont, PA, United States

June 10–14, 9am–12pmages 5–8with instructor Donna Lawrence Using a variety of media; paints, paper, found objects and more…this will be a week of exploring all the possibilities of circle art. Throughout the week, campers will be making work in the kids studio as well as stepping outside and creating circle art in nature as well.

$180.00
Event Series Art & Math in Nature

Art & Math in Nature

Art Alliance Children’s Studio 824 Pike Street, Lemont, PA, United States

June 10–14, 1–4pmages 7–11with instructor Lisa Turner Explore and make art using tessellations, number patterns like the golden rectangle and Fibonacci, fractals, tanagrams and MORE! Multi-media with drawing, collage and painting.

$180.00
Event Series Fun with Famous Artists

Fun with Famous Artists

Art Alliance Children’s Studio 824 Pike Street, Lemont, PA, United States

June 17–21, 9am–12pmages 5–8with instructor Donna Lawrence Campers will create their own masterpieces using a variety of art techniques and styles of famous artists like Monet, Picasso, VanGogh and more!

$180.00
Event Series Wizarding

Wizarding

Art Alliance Children’s Studio 824 Pike Street, Lemont, PA, United States

June 17–21, 1–4pmages 7–11with instructor Julia Nelson Do you wish that everyday was a day to practice perfecting potions and working spells with wands? Whether you know a lot or a little doesn’t matter when it comes to sorting you into a house with a magic hat! Get ready to use clay, fibers, metals, and […]

$180.00
Event Series Art Medley

Art Medley

Art Alliance Children’s Studio 824 Pike Street, Lemont, PA, United States

June 24–28, 9am–12pmages 5–8with instructor Julia Nelson This is a week to explore all varieties of creating: clay sculptures, origami, expandable drawings and interactive art and comic strips!

$180.00
Event Series Words & Pictures

Words & Pictures

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

June 24–29, 9am–12pmages 7–12with instructor Kathy Morro Wiggle your words and color your world! Explore many forms of creative writing and visual art, along with music, games and more. Be a poet with a paint palette and a sculptor with a story to tell! 

$180.00
Event Series Creative Writing & Visual Arts

Creative Writing & Visual Arts

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

June 24–28, 1–4pmages 13–16with instructor Kathy Morrow For writers who enjoy art, and artists who like to write! Create your narrative through poetry, painting, short stories, doodles, spoken word, collage and more. Practice your favorite forms of creative expression and challenge yourself to try something new. 

$180.00
Event Series Exploring Abstraction

Exploring Abstraction

Art Alliance Children’s Studio 824 Pike Street, Lemont, PA, United States

June 24–28, 1–4pmages 7–11with instructor Liza Johnson This camp will explore the world of abstract art.  Join us for a week of mixing it up with art materials to create amazing masterpieces.

$180.00

Event Series Red, White & Blue

Red, White & Blue

Art Alliance Children’s Studio 824 Pike Street, Lemont, PA, United States

July 1–5, 9am–12pm — Please note there is no class on 7/4ages 5–8with instructor Carrie Koch Join us for a week of creative art making centered around Red, White, and Blue.

$144.00
Event Series Art in Math & Nature (2)

Art in Math & Nature (2)

Art Alliance Children’s Studio 824 Pike Street, Lemont, PA, United States

July 1–5, 1–4pm — Please note there is no class on 7/4ages 7–11with instructor Lisa Turner Explore and make art using tessellations, number patterns like the golden rectangle and Fibonacci, fractals, tanagrams and MORE! Multi-media with drawing, collage and painting.

$144.00
Event Series Recycle Art

Recycle Art

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

July 1–5, 1–4pm — Please note there is no class July 4ages 7–11with instructor Donna Lawrence Explore recycled/found objects by utilizing those materials to create materials that are generally considered trash and transform them into beautiful and meaningful art.

$144.00
Event Series Comics & Cartooning

Comics & Cartooning: ages 7–12

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

July 22–26, 9am–12pmages 7–12with instructor Adam Swartz From your imagination to the page and beyond! Create your own realistic or make-believe characters and bring them to life this week. Set the scene and tell their story through sequential drawing, animation, puppetry and theatre games.

$180.00
Event Series Comic & Cartoon: ages 13–16

Comic & Cartoon: ages 13–16

Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania 818 Pike Street, Lemont

July 22–26, 1–4pmages 13–16with instructor Adam Swartz From your imagination to the page and beyond! Create your own realistic or make-believe characters and bring them to life this week. Set the scene and tell their story through sequential drawing, animation, puppetry and theatre games.

$180.00
Event Series Exploring Abstraction (2)

Exploring Abstraction (2)

Art Alliance Children’s Studio 824 Pike Street, Lemont, PA, United States

July 29 – Aug 2, 1–4pmages 7–11with instructor Liza Johnson This camp will explore the world of abstract art.  Join us for a week of mixing it up with art materials to create amazing masterpieces.

$180.00
Event Series Animals in Art

Animals in Art

Art Alliance Children’s Studio 824 Pike Street, Lemont, PA, United States

July 29–Aug 2, 9am–12pmages 5–8with instructor Donna Lawrence A week-long adventure exploring animals in art.. Each day will bring a new adventure through art and activities inspired by the wide world of the animal kingdom.

$180.00

Event Series Clay: Earth Treasures

Clay: Earth Treasures

Art Alliance Children’s Studio 824 Pike Street, Lemont, PA, United States

August 5–9, 1–4pmages 11–13with instructor Holly Foy Like getting your hands muddy? Spend the week exploring a variety of hand-building techniques to fashion animal-shaped banks, ocean inspired coiled bowls, and more. We will make Treasures of Earth in this fun, creative camp.

$210.00
Event Series Diversity in Art

Diversity in Art

Art Alliance Children’s Studio 824 Pike Street, Lemont, PA, United States

Aug 5–9, 1–4pmages 7–11with instructor Carrie Koch Exploring influential artists outside of the traditional European male. Women, POC, LGBTQ+, neurodivergent, Indigenous. Fascinating and fun artists and art styles in a variety of media. Of course we’ll see Georgia O’Keeffe, but many other artists who may be unfamiliar.

$180.00