Lux Art Institute

ADULTS ART CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

FALL SESSION - VIRTUAL

Learn about Lux programs for adults, including classes, workshops.

6 WEEK VIRTUAL CLASSES AND 1 DAY WORKSHOPS | 18+

Intermediate Experimental Collage (The Art of the Sketchbook)

Join us for an excited exploration of intermediate collage and the art of the sketchbook! We will examine the work of well known collage artists while learning various collaging techniques and continue the development of our own sketchbooks and artist books.

Level

Intermediate

Teaching Artist

Bailey Davenport

Class Schedule

Monday 6:00PM - 8:00PM

Fall Session II

October 12th, 19th, 26th and November 2nd, 9th and 16th

Ages

18+

Digital Member

$152

Member or above

$150

Non-Member

$160

Introduction to Acrylic Painting

In this course you will be introduced to the unique forgiving qualities of acrylic paint. Learn about the basics of color theory, color mixing and composition as well as textures and techniques.

Level

Beginner

Teaching Artist

Bailey Davenport

Class Schedule

Tuesday 10:00AM- 12:00PM

Fall Session II

October 13th, 20th, 27th November 3rd, 10th and 17th

Ages

18+

Digital Member

$152

General Member or above

$150

Non-Member

$160

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What the Heck is Contemporary Art?

($1 Art Access Membership and above Only)

Are you ever in a contemporary art gallery and think to yourself what am I looking at, I should have thought of that! Join a local contemporary artist, Yasmine Kasem as she discusses the concepts of Contemporary Art. Join Yasmine as we invite other contemporary artists to join the conversation. It's not too late to join!

Level

All Levels

Teaching Artist

Yasmine Kasem

Class Schedule

Thursdays, once a month 6:00PM - 7:00PM

Fall Session I and Session II

September 24th, October 22nd, November 19th, December 17th

Ages

18+

Digital Member or above

$45

$35

Beginning Watercolor

This beginner watercolor class you will learn the basic watercolor techniques in order to bring out their artistic expression. This process can be a source of relaxation and creativity in stressful times. No experience necessary.

Level

Beginner

Teaching Artist

Tatania Ortiz-Rubio

Class Schedule

Wednesdays 6:00PM - 8:00PM

Fall Session I

Postponed

Ages

Adult 18+

Digital Member

$152

General Member

$150

Non-Member

$160

Mindfulness and Art - Workshop

(Pre-recording available for a limited time)

Participants will start with mindful practices to settle the mind and nervous system to enjoy mindfulness as a perspective on all aspects of daily life. This workshop will explore how being with art can be a meditative event; one that can reveal a deep sensory and emotional experience of oneself through the art.

Level

Beginner

Speaker

Julie Chippendale

Time

10:00AM - 11:30PM

Date

Saturday, September 19th

Digital Member

$28

$18

Pre-recorded Rate

$25

$15

Non-Member

$30

$20

All Fired Up! Unlimited Kiln Firing

Sign up for an open studio membership that allows you to drop off your pieces to be fired in the Kiln.

Level

Beginner to Intermediate

Lab Technician

Amber Hamblin

Class Schedule

Mondays 10:00AM - 2:00PM

Wednesdays 12:00PM - 5:00PM

Fall Session I

One month membership begin upon day of registration

Ages

Adult 18+

Member

$100

Non-Member

$100

Raku Workshop (In Person) - Workshop

Bring your bisqueware and join us for an exciting Raku workshop! Glazes included! Raku is an ancient Japanese technique that dates back to the 16th century. The ceramic pieces are then placed into a kiln, fired for about 40 to 50 minutes, and then while still hot, the piece is then placed in a combustible material such as sawdust or newspaper. As the piece cools, the variety of colors on the pieces starts to show.Each ceramic piece is truly one of a kind! Intermediate level required.

Level

Intermediate

Speaker

Wes French

Time

10:00AM - 12:00PM

Date

Saturday, October 10th

Member

$70

Non-Member

$80

Cyanotype and Nature (In Person) - Workshop

In this workshop you will explore the history of this process and make your own cyanotypes using plant material from the garden at Lux.


Materials Included

Level

Beginner

Teaching Artist

Josh Moreno

Time

10:00AM - 12:00PM

Date

Saturday, October 17th

Member

$25

Non-Member

$30

Wheel Throwing (Wipe off that Dusty Wheel!) (In Person) - Workshop

We will focus on centering and developing simple objects as we work on the basics of centering, coning, compressing, opening and pulling to get you back in the rhythm of wheel throwing. Open to all skill levels. In Person, 5 students Max

Level

Beginner

Speaker

Aeriel French

Time

10:00AM - 12:00PM

Date

Friday, October 2nd

Member

$60

Non-Member

$70

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