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Open Studio: Figure Drawing

Art Alliance Art Center in Lemont 818 Pike Street, Lemont, PA

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 alongside dedicated artists from a variety of art fields. Fee: $10 payable […]

$10

Silver Jewelry Bead Making with Precious Metal Clay (PMC)

Art Alliance Art Center in Lemont 818 Pike Street, Lemont, PA

Workshop Description Instructor: Wendy Schuster, turntosilver@gmail.com Beads and bead stringing have always enjoyed popularity in creating pieces for personal adornment.  In this class the student will learn how to make their own one-of-a-kind Fine Silver beads in a style that is uniquely their own using an amazing material called Precious Metal Clay (PMC). PMC is […]

$185
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Draw and Paint with India Ink

Art Alliance Art Center in Lemont 818 Pike Street, Lemont, PA

Join us for a lively class from the comfort of your own home. Discover, practice and apply various India ink techniques in an interactive online setting. Work with a nib pen, glass pen, ink brushes and more, to develop your ideas into beautiful works of art. With instructor Jennifer Kane. Register by June 11. 8 […]

$170
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Abstract Sculpture/Assemblage Using Recycled Materials

Art Alliance Art Center in Lemont 818 Pike Street, Lemont, PA

This class will be held outdoors whenever possible. The body of the sculpture will be primarily metal which will be welded together by the instructor. Found materials, selected by the students, will then be attached, according to the students aesthetics, with adhesives and other methods. Painting and cold patinas can be applied. With instructor Peter […]

$100
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Stained Glass

Art Alliance Art Center in Lemont 818 Pike Street, Lemont, PA

For beginning and advanced students. Beginners will 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. With instructor Ken Plattner. Register by June 12. 8 weeks, 6–9:00pm June 15–August 3 Art Alliance members receive 20% off class tuition.

$170
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Color Reduction Linocut

Art Alliance Art Center in Lemont 818 Pike Street, Lemont, PA

In this class you will learn the techniques for color reduction linocut printmaking using a single lino plate for relief cutting and layering inks. You will develop your individual cutting marks and experiment with ink mixing and transparency while creating a three to four color edition. Open to all skill levels. With instructor Cindy Hassler. […]

$140

Small Works, Big Impact in Watercolors

Art Alliance Art Center in Lemont 818 Pike Street, Lemont, PA

Experience the enjoyment of creating 4”x6” paintings, using watercolors, markers, and other supplies. We will explore the avenue of less is more in your artwork; “Keeping it simple in a chaotic world.” Contact instructor Michelle Rivera at mxr194@gmail.com for supplies list.

$65
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Finishing Touches in Watercolors

Art Alliance Art Center in Lemont 818 Pike Street, Lemont, PA

Explore various ways to finish off your watercolor paintings. We will explore using inks, colored pencils, pastels, and etc. to come up with creative ideas to finish off your paintings. You may bring paintings you’re working on and/or use assignments from class. With instructor Michelle Rivera. 3 weeks, 9:00am–12:00pm July 7, 14, & 21 Art […]

$75