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GPMA March Adult Classes

Grants Pass Museum of Art

GPMA March Adult Classes Grants Pass Museum of Art Adult Classes Visit our Website Click on any picture to reach our website class signup page. Museum members receive a $5 discount on all adult art classes. To become a member or to renew a membership: Click here Needlefelting Turtles with Corbin Brashear Sat. March 7, 1 – 4:30 pm Needlefelting is a fun way to create small, soft sculptures out of wool. Corbin will teach you how to create the body shape, then add lots of exciting details. They always come out great. All materials supplied. No experience needed. $50 /Members $55/Non-Members Gelli Printing- Mixed Media With Karen O’Brien Saturday, March 14, 1 – 4 pm THIS CLASS IS FULL – Another great Karen O’Brien class will be held June 6th. More info coming soon! This is a fun exploratory class in printmaking using commercial gelatin printing plates. We will

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Adult Art Classes at Grants Pass Museum of Art- Fall 2019

Needlefelting Birds with Corbin Brashear Saturday, November 2 12:30 - 4 pm

Adult Art Classes!

Visit our Website

Click on any picture to reach our website class signup page. We now have two levels of pricing for classes. Museum members receive a $5 discount on all classes. To become a member or to renew a membership: Click here

How to Draw Eyes with Kristen O’Neill Saturday, 9/28, 1-4 pm $30/$35 Learn techniques to draw realistic eyes, including: How to draw that second, pesky eye that never cooperates How to create a life-like feeling in the eyes Where to place the eyes, and gaze How to draw eyes of different ages Coloring eyes realistically $30/Members, $35/Non-Members. All materials provided.

Elements of Art – Texture, Form, & Shape with Kristen O’Neill Saturday, October 12 1 – 4 pm

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Winter 2019 Art Classes at Grants Pass Museum of Art

Fractured Flowers with Linda Dunn TWO DIFFERENT DATES OFFERED: Saturday, Mar. 9 or Thursday, Mar. 14 1 - 4 pm at Grants Pass Museum of Art

Art Classes!

Visit our Website

Click on any picture to reach our website class signup page. We now have two levels of pricing for classes. Museum members receive a $5 discount on all classes this year. To become a member or to renew a membership: Click here

ALMOST FULL: Creative Idea Generator with Karen O’Brien Saturday, Feb 2 10:30 am – 1 pm

Play generates ideas and constraints make things interesting. They send you in new directions and bypass inhibitions. The assignment is to make a figure. Any kind of figure. Or more than one! The more you do, the more ideas you will generate for bigger projects like dolls, drawings, paintings, and sculpture. This is a chance to engage deeply and freely with your imagination

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Kids Summer 2018 Art Classes at GP MOA

Kids Summer Art Classes at Grants Pass Museum of Art

Art Classes for Adults and Kids! Visit our Website Adult Summer Art Classes! SoulBook Gathering Experience with Candy Rosenberg Saturday, July 21st 10:30 – 4:30 Spend the day creating your own personal Soul Book using a vast variety of crafting goodies, paper, paint, stencils, magazine cutouts, collage print outs, flowers, embellishments, ribbon and so much more. We supply all the tools, adhesive and everything you need to construct your own book. We only ask that you bring a few personal items, such as, printed out photos of yourself, loved ones, favorite quotes, personal items that are fitting for your book. The Soul Book is all about exploring what your soul needs and to have a place to look back on to remind you of this. Candy Rosenberg is a private life coach and professional artist that will be instructing the class and doing her Soul Works program while you

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Summer 2018 Kids Art Classes at Grants Pass Museum of Art

Art Classes for Kids at Grants Pass Museum of Art Summer 2018

Art Classes for Kids!

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Click on any picture to reach our website class signup page. Kids must be at least 7 years old to attend (Photography is 10 & up) Classes are almost every Tuesday & Thursday during the summer Classes are almost always 1 – 3 pm. Classes are $15/day, several classes are a 2 day length. Please preregister whenever possible. Classes include all materials needed (except Photography)

Draw! Materials & Techniques with Kristen O’Neill Tuesday, June 26 1 – 3 pm

Discover the wide range of drawing materials and techniques. We’ll have fun creating the same image four different ways to showcase what we’ve learned. $15.

Paint! Materials & Techniques with Kristen O’Neill Thursday, June 28

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Karen O’Brien teaching at Way Art Yonder in San Diego

Unearthing Imaginary Characters with Karen O'Brien

I am teaching in San Diego!

I am teaching Unearthing Imaginary Characters at Way Art Yonder Studio

Unearthing Imaginary Characters

with Karen O’Brien

San Diego, March 11-12, 2018. I have been a student at Jana’s studio and I can honestly say that it is a great place to get away, relax and make art. There is still time to enroll. Just click on this Way Art Yonder link and scroll down to my class. There is a handy link to register. I hope you can join me. Let’s Play!

You are in for a full weekend of creative ways to “unearth” and finish your own unique characters.

I will be sharing a variety of approaches to create backgrounds that make it easy to find your characters and tell their stories. I will also cover ways to make great expressive faces – even if the thought of drawing a

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Art Classes at the GP Museum of Art- Nov/ Dec 2017

Grants Pass Museum of Art Classes

Art Classes! Visit our Website Elderhood, Wisdom, and Our Inner Knowing workshop with Janet L. Stanley, M. A. Saturday, Nov. 18 1-4 pm “We are the Crones, the Wise Women whose truths must be given voice, our spiritual journeys embraced and our sage insights welcomed. Come join me as we celebrate elderhood, our collective wisdom and how this inner knowing will help heal Mother Earth and all her inhabitants.” $20 per person How to Paint Snow with Kristen O’Neill Saturday, Dec 2 1 – 4 pm All materials provided Create your own painting of a winter scene Learn about color theory (warm & cool colors) Have a fun afternoon! All skill levels are welcome $30 per person, includes all materials. Art Journaling: Recipe for a Perfect Holiday with Karen O’Brien Saturday, Dec 16 10 am – 1 pm In this class we will learn how to begin our own

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Summer Workshops with Karen O’Brien

Stuff of Dreams, online class with Karen O'Brien

Artful Gathering begins on June 6th!

I would love for you to join me in my first Online class, through Artful Gathering. Class begins on June 6th, but registration is open until June 22nd. I will be available for live support during class. All registered students will be entered to win an original painting at the close of class on July 17. I hope you will consider joining me!

Artful Gathering Summer Session 2017

New Studio Workshops

I have added some new workshops at my studio in Grants Pass, Oregon. We will be diving in to expressive acrylic painting.

July 15, Paint With Abandon August 19, Mixed Media Expressive Flowers 10 am – 3 pm

You can get all the details on my blog: karenobrien.blogspot.com

Have a wonderful summer,

Karen O’Brien

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New Online Class with Karen O'Brien!

Urban Folk Primitives, workshop with Karen O'Brien in Albuquerque, New Mexico, fall 2017

 

Stuff of Dreams, New Online Class with Karen O’Brien

In case you have not heard, I am teaching my first online course “Stuff of Dreams” in the Summer Session for Artful Gathering 2017. If you click on this link: Artful Gathering, it will take you to all the information on registration, the class description and a short video, which contains a slide show of my studio! Stuff of Dreams is jam packed with techniques including painting, faces, creating a pattern and doll making. I hope you will consider joining me!

Teaching on the Road I will be teaching in New Mexico in the fall … Urban Folk Primitives New Tricks Studio in Albuquerque, New Mexico Sept.30-Oct 3, 2017 You can get the information on my blog. Here is the link: Urban Folk Primitives If you are not familiar with New Tricks, you can check out their

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Karen O’Brien Announces Summer Classes

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Artist Karen O’Brien announces summer 2016 classes in San Diego, CA, Phoenix, AZ, Whidbey Island, WA, and June 11 studio class in Medford, Oregon.

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