Opening receptionFRIDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 5:30–8pmShow runs through the end of December The new show at the State College Downtown Improvement District Offices (DID) features work by Elizabeth Crisfield & Art Alliance Students.
When: Friday December 1 , 11am – 5:30pm & Saturday December 2, 10am – 5pm Holiday Treats and Treasures at the Gallery Shop in Lemont. Check out our beautiful collection in our atrium gallery. We will also have an event next door this upcoming weekend. Don’t miss this event! Meet the artists. Indoor Artists Booths. […]
Tuesdays, 5:00 – 7:00 pm November 28th – December 19thwith instructor Sydney Turner Unlock your creative potential with Sketchbook Explorations! Enhance your sketchbook skills as you delve into a variety of mediums, from drawing to collage, using collected materials. This class welcomes artists of all levels, and is suitable for both beginners and experienced artists of […]
Wednesdays, 1:00 – 4:00 pmJan 3 – 31, 2024 (not Jan 17)with instructor Lena Thynell This 4-week short course will focus on winter scenes, mainly depicting the Pennsylvania landscape. You can bring your own photos if you want. Students should have a basic knowledge of watercolor painting. Supply requirements can be discussed with the instructor.
Mondays, 9:00 am – 12:00 pmJan 8 – Feb 26, 2024with instructor Marisa Eichman 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 […]
Mondays, 1:00 –4:00 pmJan 8 – Feb 12 (6 weeks)with instructor Anne Kenyon Pastel, pure pigment in stick form, is an immediate and versatile medium. Using sanded paper and underpainting techniques, a wide variety of effects are possible. The focus in this class will be on the landscape with particular attention to value, composition, and […]
Tuesdays, 9:00 am – 12:00pmJanuary 9 – February 27with coordinator Susan Graham An opportunity for open studio time. No instruction provided. You may attend as suits your schedule but please email the coordinator in advance of each session if you are planning to attend so that we may ensure proper distancing is possible. Open studio coordinator is Susan Graham, […]
Tuesdays, 1:00 – 4:00 pmJan 9 – Feb 27 2024 (8 weeks)with instructor James Farrah How to paint in watercolor. Concentrating on selection of materials and supplies, color mixing and paint application, as well as composition and perspective. Course is designed to supply the tools and techniques needed to produce whatever you want to express.
Tuesdays, 7:00 – 9:00 pmJan 9 – Feb 27 2024 (8 weeks)with instructor Lelaina Scott Take this 8 week class and by the end you will feel confident in the art of acrylic painting. Starting with learning the basics of color theory, developing an idea and bringing it to life. While the beginning of this […]
Wednesdays, 9:00 am – 12:00 pmJanuary 10 – February 28 (8 weeks)with instructor Maggie Scotilla Want to learn to draw beautiful plants and flowers, maybe with a few critters added in? 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 […]
Wednesdays, 4:30 – 6:30 pmJanuary 10 – February 28with instructor Maggie Scotilla Join our teen open studio. This new 8 week program is designed for teens to enjoy a supportive learning environment to pursue styles of art you are most interested in. Bring personal art projects to work on or explore different mediums with our […]
Wednesdays, 7:00 – 9:00 pmJanuary 10 – February 28 (8 weeks)with instructor Ken Plattner 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 […]
Thursdays, 9:00 am – 12:00 pmJanuary 11 – February 29with instructor Holly Foy Want to draw but don’t know where to begin? This fun, gentle, introductory class will allow participants to develop observational skills needed by artists, to practice a variety of techniques like contour and gesture drawing, shading and exploring basic composition information all […]
Thursdays, 1:00 – 4:00 pmJanuary 11 – February 29with coordinator Cindy Hassler Open Studio time for anyone who would like to have use of the printing press and get together with other printmakers. This provides a great opportunity for sharing ideas and getting feedback from each other. There is also the possibility for demos or […]
Thursdays, 7:00 – 9:30 pmJanuary 11 – February 29with coordinator Tom Mickle Ever want to try drawing the nude figure? Come enjoy the challenge of working from the model during timed poses. Figure drawing is simply one of the best ways to keep your eye and drawing skills sharp. No instruction, but you’ll be working […]
Unlock your creative potential with Sketchbook Explorations! Enhance your sketchbook skills as you delve into a variety of mediums, from drawing to collage, using collected materials. This class welcomes artists of all levels, and is suitable for both beginners and experienced artists of any medium. Join us and transform your imagination into fun and experimental […]
Tuesdays, 1:00 – 4:00 pmJanuary 16 – March 5with instructor Jennifer Kane 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 brushwork […]
Wednesdays, 1:00 – 4:00 pmFebruary 7 – 28 (4 weeks)with instructors Lisa Baumgartner & Alice Clark In this 4 session class we will be focusing on learning the process of gelli print making, with one session devoted entirely to learning linocut— carving and printing. There will be two instructors for the class: Alice Clark will […]