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September 2017 Workshops at Central Art Supply

Creative to the Qor Art Contest at Central Art Supply, Medford, Oregon
HUMAN FORM WORKSHOP

(including hands and feet)

Friday, September 8, 2017

 

*Demo and Lecture will be done in charcoal & oil paint

Where: Central Art Classroom

Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00

Fee: $20 per person

(Please bring a snack if you need one)

 

Have you ever wondered how artists measure out the human form and what the easiest way is to draw it correctly? Is the structure of hands and feet challenging you as well? This workshop will look in depth at the measurements of the body, limbs, head, hands, and feet.

 

Bobbi will work in Charcoal and Oil (for color) while she adds to your knowledge base on structure, negative space, and an introduction into her color theories. There will be handouts and the opportunity to ask that question you have been looking for the right answer to! There are so many tips that you can get from a seasoned artist. Be sure not to miss this one! Portrait Artist Bobbi Baldwin has been selling her portraits & teaching for over 32 years and has a great common sense approach to art and drawing.

 

BEGINNERS ARE WELCOME!

Class is limited in size, so register soon.

REGISTER NOW by sending your check to:

Bobbi Baldwin 7850 Winding Way Fair Oaks, CA 95628

 

 

**Saturdays In September!** Artist/Instructor Deborah Ann Dawson presents

Expressive Drawing Workshops

 

Where: Central Art Classroom

When: Sept. 16, 23 & 30, 12:30 to 3:30pm

Fee: $120 for all 3 Workshops $50 each if not attending all 3. Workshops must be paid for by September 7th.

 

All levels, Beginner to Experienced These workshops will help us unlock the mundane chains that fetter our imaginations. There are no failures just lessons to help us grow as visual artists. My goal is to help free our inner artist in a safe, supportive environment.

 

3 Workshops to Develop Fearless Creativity

 

9/16 Workshop 1: “ Finding the Courage to Explore ”

We will be working with a various mediums, design elements and subjects to nurture and free our inner artistic voice.

 

9/23 Workshop 2: “ Visual Poetry ”

Dancing with Repetition, Rhythm and Movement. Courage to Imagine, Express and Embrace.

 

9/30 Workshop 3: “ Balance and Focus ”

Using various mediums and subjects to explore Symmetry, Asymmetry and Emphasis.

 

Minimum capacity is 5 students per workshop, maximum is 12. To register, contact Deborah at:

(541) 415-1191

[email protected]

Checks can be made out to:

Deborah Ann Dawson

P.O. BOX 629
Selma, OR 97538

Art Explorations Mini Workshops at Central Art!

Creative to the Qor Art Contest at Central Art Supply, Medford, Oregon

Discover Something NEW & Colorful ONLY at Central Art!

During the month of August, we’re offering three unique hands-on opportunities to immerse yourself in an art form you may have never before tried! Are you excited?

Location: Central Art, 101 N. Central in Downtown Medford.

 

Tuesday, 8/8 – “Go With The Flow: Pouring with Acrylics” 1:00pm – 3:30pm Fee: $5

 

Saturday, 8/19 – “Pet Rocks & Posca Pens/Rock Swap” 1:00pm – 3:30pm Fee: $5

 

Tuesday, 8/22 – “Marbling Mayhem!” 1:00pm – 3:30pm Fee: $5

 

Pre-registration required for mini workshops. Payment reserves your spot.

Seats are limited to 12 per workshop.

Call 541-773-1444 and pay by phone or stop in to Central Art to register.

Visit Central Art!

FREE Coloring Event at Central Art Supply

Central Art Logo

 

 

When: Friday July 21, 2017 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Where: Central Art Supply  101 N. Central Avenue, Medford

 

 

Chickadee Creative Coloring, a Medford-based adult coloring book publisher, presents a

FREE Coloring Event  for its three publications:

Amazing Animals Coloring Book for Adults, Creatures of the Deep Coloring Book for Adults, and Wild Women Adult Coloring Book.

 

Each of the three 24-page books contains hand-drawn illustrations by talented Southern Oregon student artists.

 

There are a lot of benefits of coloring for adults and teens, which include activating both sides of the brain (logic and creativity) and reducing stress and anxiety, and it can be a perfect therapy for patients battling an illness or disease. Plus, it is just plain fun!

 

Join us for a fun-filled afternoon coloring your worries away! Pages from each book along with colored pencils to use for this event will be supplied by Chickadee Creative Coloring.

 

Event limited to a maximum of 20 attendees.

To pre-register, visit or call Central Art Supply, located at:

101 N. Central Ave. in Downtown Medford

Phone: (541) 773-1444

www.chickadeecreativecoloring.com

Visit Central Art!

Janis Ellison Pastel Workshop:

 

Janis Ellison is excited to offer the one day  pastel painting  workshop,

 

The Art of the Wave!

  Saturday, July 22nd, 10:00-3:00 at Central Art Supply

 

If you have reference photos of waves please bring them, Janis will also bring photographs if you do not have them.

 

Here is a tip: I find the best way to take photos of isolated waves is to take a video on your iPhone, then freeze the frame by taking a “screen shot” when you get that perfect wave. Here is how to do it on an iPhone, or iPad https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT200289. You could also take the video with your camera, load into you computer and use your photo editing software.

 

I have already received payment and deposits from many of you. If you haven’t registered yet you can do so by calling or emailing me to see if there is still space and then mailing either a 25.00 deposit or payment in full of 85.00 to me at the address below. (I will be away on a trip, so please don’t be alarmed if your check doesn’t get cashed until July when I return).

 

– Janis

 

Janis Ellison, Fine Artist

400 Rustic Canyon Drive

Grants Pass, OR 97526

541-218-9788

www.janisellison.com

[email protected]

Visit Central Art!

4th of July Sale and FREE Summer Art Event at Natural Earth Paint!

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Join Us for Our FREE Summer Event!

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Happy Fourth of July from your Earth Paint Team!

Figure Drawing Workshop with Bobbi Baldwin

Figure Drawing Workshop with Bobbi Baldwin at Central Art Supply, July 7, 2017HUMAN FIGURE DEMONSTRATION AND LECTURE

In Charcoal & Oil Paint  (Including Hands and Feet!)

Figure Drawing Workshop with Bobbi Baldwin

FRI. JULY 7, 2017

$20 per person

10:00am – 1:00pm in the Classroom at Central Art

(Please bring a snack, if you need one)

 

Have you ever wondered how artists measure out the human form and what the easiest way is to draw it correctly? Is the structure of hands and feet challenging you as well? This workshop will look in depth at the measurements of the body, limbs, head, hands and feet. Bobbi will work in Charcoal and Oil (for color) while she adds to your knowledge base on structure, negative space, and an introduction into her color theories.

 

There will be handouts and the opportunity to ask that question you have been looking for the right answer to! There are so many tips that you can get from a seasoned artist. Be sure not to miss this one!

 

Portrait Artist Bobbi Baldwin has been selling her portraits & teaching for over 32 years and has a great common sense approach to art and drawing.

For more information about signing up/payment for class,

contact Bobbi at:

541-702-4414 (phone) or [email protected] (email)

 

You can also see more of Bobbi’s work by visiting

 www.BaldwinFineArt.com

June 2017 News from LightGarden Glass Art

 Great news!!
Glass is on the way
Glass is on the way
Spectrum glass is being crated as we speak!
Sign up today!
 FLOWERS OF HOPE Workshop

Even if you’ve never done any glass fusing before you can make an 8″ x 8″ fused panel to donate to Flowers of Hope.
NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!
$15 buys you a base piece of glass, access to all frits, stringers and

scrap glass, hanging hardware and firing and two hours of fun! Come in and try your hand at fusing and find out how easy and enjoyable it can be.
 
You’ll also be doing a wonderful thing for
a woman going through a tough time!  
 
TRY FUSING!

 The same class only you get to keep it! Try fusing and see if you like it! Learn about using frits, stringers and scrap glass fin this easy workshop!
$20
FLOWERS OF HOPE / TRY FUSING! workshops are available during any regularly scheduled Wednesday or Saturday morning  10a-12p Workshop

 
 
        Please call or email to reserve your space!
 
June 24 & July 1st
1-4pm
 
Make a fun project for your spring garden! Learn speedy ways to make lots of tiles from your scrap glass, several techniques for applying mosaics to different surfaces and complete a 10″ bird bath/feeder. Once you finish this class you’ll know how to mosaic almost anything. Several patterns to choose from.

The class fee includes all materials and tools. All you buy is a small amount of glass.

$75  

   
( 2 spaces left!)

 

 Dragonfly Spoon Rest
 
Painting with Glass Enamels
July 15th
1-4pm
 
Learn to paint with glass enamels!  We’ll cover using the black outlining system with pen tips and the basics of painting with glass enamels.  Put your pattern under the top layer of glass, line and paint.  It’s as easy as a coloring book.  Base layer is painted using a “water color” technique by pouring and dragging paint to create your background.  So much fun!!
$45
  
 Morning Workshops:

 

Come join our morning workshops on Wednesday and Saturday mornings from 10a – Noon.  Use our tools and workshop space.  $10 for 2 hours!  Call to reserve your space.  You can do a Flowers of Hope panel during any of our workshops…or a “Try Fusing” panel to get you started in fusing.  You can also schedule bigger projects.  Contact us for more information.

LightGarden Glass Art, 1086 Washburn Lane, Medford, OR 97501-2000

Sidewalk Sale at Central Art Supply

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Shhh! Don’t Tell Dan! (Sidewalk Sale, Fri. & Sat. July 14th & 15th, 2017)
Can you keep a secret? Central Art’s Sidewalk Sale is sneaking up on us this summer (July 14th & 15th), and the deals are gonna be so hot, you’ll want to pack the sunscreen before you go! Whatever you do – Don’t Tell Dan!

LightGarden Glass Art News May 2017

LightGarden Glass Art News May 2017

 

Dory’s showing off her newest piece with

“Crackle Technique” background.

(classes coming soon!)

She has a right to be proud.

It’s beautiful!!

 

 
   
 
 
 
  
 

 

 

Just took this piece

out of the kiln.

“Table Rock”

 is headed to the show at

Roxy Ann Vineyard

next month where I will the featured artist.

 
   
 
 
 
  
 

 

 

New shipment of glass

came in this week!

 

 
 
Van Gogh Glass
is back!
 
This amazing glass for mosaics, or any application that works with reflected light rather than transmitted light,
looks deeper than it is thick.
 
 

Get Yours Today!

 

 

 

Thank you to everyone who’s come in
the last couple of weeks to make panels!
 
We’re starting to accumulate some great pieces!
This is a wonderful chance to help a woman
dealing with breast cancer.
Sign up today!

 FLOWERS OF HOPE Workshop

Even if you’ve never done any glass fusing before you can make an 8″ x 8″ fused panel to donate to Flowers of Hope.
NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!
$15 buys you a base piece of glass, access to all frits, stringers and

scrap glass, hanging hardware and firing and two hours of fun! Come in and try your hand at fusing and find out how easy and enjoyable it can be.
 
You’ll also be doing a wonderful thing for
a woman going through a tough time!  
 

TRY FUSING!

 The same class only you get to keep it! Try fusing and see if you like it! Learn about using frits, stringers and scrap glass fin this easy workshop!
$20
FLOWERS OF HOPE / TRY FUSING! workshops are available during any regularly scheduled Wednesday or Saturday morning  10a-12p Workshop

 
 
        Please call or email to reserve your space!
 Schedule one of these projects
during your next workshop!

Cast Pieces Using Frit — you can add wire to hang them as a sun catcher or without to add them to a fused panel or dish:

Two dragonflies (one large, one small) $15
One large butterfly $12.00
Two small butterflies $10
Small flower bowl $24

Make three dichroic cabochon necklaces for $25. Two sizes to choose from, precut bases and caps.

  Really easy!
(bails and cords extra)

 

 

Call or email to reserve your space on any regularly scheduled workshop day.
Email Jessy Here

 

 Painting with Frit

Learn to use frit, hand pulled stringers, 96 glass and glass enamels to quickly add dimension and a painterly quality to your fused glass art.

We’ll explore different techniques through 3 small panels, focusing on clouds, trees, water and layering backgrounds. We’ll also address combining colors and picture composition.

Find out how easy it is to develop your sketches from photos and other inspiration. These panels can be a great reference guide for future projects.

All frit, stringers, glass, glass enamels and lunch are included.

Glass fusing: Basics or equivalent is required

May 20th
10a-12pm
Lunch
1-4pm

$135

  Only two spots left!
 
June 24 & July 1st
1-4pm
 

Make a fun project for your spring garden! Learn speedy ways to make lots of tiles from your scrap glass, several techniques for applying mosaics to different surfaces and complete a 10″ bird bath/feeder. Once you finish this class you’ll know how to mosaic almost anything. Several patterns to choose from.

The class fee includes all materials and tools. All you buy is a small amount of glass.

$75

 

Need a Kiln?  Rent one of ours!

 

Bring in your fused work and we will fire it for you!

 

Projects small enough to fit on a 7″ shelf:              $   5.00

One or more projects on a 13″ round shelf:                8.00

Fuse + Slump on 13″ shelf:                                         12.00

Projects on a 20″ shelf:                                                11.00

Fused + Slump on a 20″ shelf:                                    14.00

Long Bubble Squeeze  add                                            3.00

 

  

 Morning Workshops:

 

Come join our morning workshops on Wednesday and Saturday mornings from 10a – Noon.  Use our tools and workshop space.  $10 for 2 hours!  Call to reserve your space.  You can do a Flowers of Hope panel during any of our workshops…or a “Try Fusing” panel to get you started in fusing.  You can also schedule bigger projects.  Contact us for more information.