Schedule of Upcoming Classes & Events at Art.Lab
Acrylic Painting 101 | Instructor: Bri Dill
4 Sessions- Wednesdays February 25th, March 4th, 11th, 18th 7:00pm-9:30pm
Thoroughly explore the Acrylic medium using various techniques and materials to better understand how to visually translate your conceptual ideas or perceived reality from your brain to the canvas. A helpful introduction to approach, theory, techniques and process to encourage intentional decision making and self guided problem solving.
Fee: $125 REGISTER ONLINE HERE
Life Drawing 101 | Instructor: Richard White
4 Sessions- Tuesdays March 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th 7:00pm- 9:30pm This is a four week class introducing The basics of Life drawing from live model. Beginning with simple materials we will explore gesture and structure in rendering the male and female figure in graphite and charcoal (as time permits). Emphasis will be on seeing and rendering form in traditional chiaroscuro (shading) style
Fee: $150 (includes live model fee) REGISTER ONLINE HERE
#afterart [Youth Classes] | Instructor: Bri Dill
Mondays & Tuesdays until 5pm
Grades 2-8: Fun project based classes for creative and technical development for young artists.
Grades 9-12: Guided portfolio development for college prep and artistically inclined high school students.
* #afterart Classes are on a first come first serve basis. Sign up for desired dates and times by emailing artlabCT@gmail.com
Watercolor Workshops | Instructor: Bri Dill
1 session, Sunday 1-4pm Fee: $40 per session or $125 for 4 REGISTER FOR ALL SESSIONS HERE
February 22nd: Basic Color Theory and Techniques:
Application, Mixing, Visuals Cues & Basic Rules REGISTER ONLINE HERE
March 8th: Painting Flowers REGISTER ONLINE HERE
March 15th: Painting Landscapes REGISTER ONLINE HERE
March 29th: Painting from Reference REGISTER ONLINE HERE
Fashion Sketching Workshop | Instructor: Richard White
2 sessions, Saturday & Sunday 1-5pm Fee: $80
This is a two day workshop on the basics of pencil Fashion Sketch illustration. It is tailored for beginners who want to learn the basics as well as designers and sewers who would like a refresher to freshen their skills. These skills will help you collect your design ideas, illustrate examples of your work or create a fashion collection portfolio to present your work. We’ll learn some basic tools and materials and how to handle them. How to work from reference “croquis” drawings. Bring your ideas and photos of any garments that you would like to illustrate (as time allows). This workshop will give you the basics to move on to Color Marker Rendering or Computer colorization.
March 21st and 22nd REGISTER ONLINE HERE
Jewelry Making: Resin| Instructor: Sofia Plater
Thursday, March 26th 7pm Fee: $35 Introductory Special! $5 OFF! (orig. $40)
Learn how to make resin jewelry in this one night workshop with artist Sofia Plater. Create a unique pendant necklace and ring using provided materials and/or bring your own mementos, supplies or photos to embed in the bezel to set in crystal clear jewelry grade resin. Sofia will provide guidance in design, fabrication as well as demonstrate the proper process and techniques for 2 part epoxy resin. Complete 2 finished jewelry pieces: 1.25 inch pendant necklace with chain and a adjustable ring. All materials included. No experience needed.