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Party TimeIt's a P-ART-Y (Ages 18+ years)

Come join the fun of art by signing up for this one day watercolor P-ART-Y. Create a colorful work of art that your friends and family will not believe that you produced. With the step by step instruction by Tina, everyone at any skill level can create a work of art!

 

1/9/18 TU 6:00pm - 8:30pm Registration Due: 1/2/18
2/13/18 TU 6:00pm - 8:30pm Registration Due: 2/6/18

Location: Community Center

YT Resident Fee: $20

NR Fee: $25


Drawing with Soft Pastels (Ages 18+ years)

Learn the fundamentals of drawing with pastels in a fun, relaxing atmosphere. Class will include instructional demos, time for students to practice skills, and instructor’s feedback on work. Supplies students will bring to class are professional grade soft pastels; If beginner: a set of Nupastel by Prismacolor and Canson MI-tentes Pastel paper or any paper suitable for pastels.

 

1/16/18 - 2/6/18 TU 6:00pm - 8:00pm Registration Due: 1/9/18

Location: Community Center

YT Resident Fee: $40

NR Fee: $50


Pastels Workshop with Carolyn Weins (Ages 18+ years)

All levels are welcome as we explore ways to make the most of pastels. The impact of underpaintings and layering colors will be explored. There will be a demonstration, time to work independently, individual help from the instructor, and group critique. Participants should bring their supplies and a bag lunch. A supply list is available. Instructor can supply all materials for a $10 fee. This is optional.

 

1/26/18 FRI 10:00am - 2:00pm Registration Due: 1/19/18

Location: Community Center

YT Resident Fee: $55

NR Fee: $65


The Art of Scribble (Ages 18+ years)

Do you want to add excitement to your artwork? This class is for you! Students will learn how to put energy in the marks they make to create shapes and forms. Scribble is an art form like no other, and when developed will express feeling. During the second session, color pencil will be the focus. All supplies are provided.

 

1/8/18 - 2/19/18 MON 12:30pm - 2:00pm Registration Due: 1/1/18

Location: Community Center

50 & Beyond Member Fee: $40

YT Resident Fee: $45

NR Fee: $55


PencilDrawing Made Easy (Ages 18+ years)

Learn the fundamentals of drawing in a fun, relaxing atmosphere. Class will include instructional demos, time for students to practice skills, and instructor’s feedback on work. The only supplies students will need to bring to class are a HB or a #2 pencil, and drawing paper.

 

1/11/18 - 2/15/18 TH 5:30pm - 7:00pm Registration Due: 1/4/18

Location: Community Center

50 & Beyond Member Fee: $45

YT Resident Fee: $50

NR Fee: $60


Travis Erby Portrait Drawing (Ages 18+ years)

To draw a portrait, one must understand how to draw the human head. In this class, students will learn many features about this complex shape, such as movement, proportion, structure, anatomy, and many more. The students will master the skills needed to draw the human head. Supplies to bring are a sketchpad and a pencil to the first class.

 

1/9/18 - 2/13/18 TU 1:00pm - 2:30pm Registration Due: 1/2/18

Location: Community Center

50 & Beyond Member Fee: $40

YT Resident Fee: $45

NR Fee: $55


WatercolorWatercolor Basics & Beyond - Pen & Ink (Ages 18+ years)

This fun, relaxing step-by-step class is appropriate for the beginner and intermediate artist. Students will master many watercolor techniques used by professional artists. This class will focus on watercolor using pen and ink. A list of supplies will be given at the first class.

No Class January 15, February 19

 

1/8/18 - 2/26/18 MON 1:00pm - 2:30pm Registration Due: 1/1/18
1/11/18 - 2/15/18 TH 1:00pm - 2:30pm Registration Due: 1/4/18

Location: Community Center

50 & Beyond Member Fee: $40

YT Resident Fee: $45

NR Fee: $55


Working Studio (Ages 18+ years)

Come join other artists for this time of creativity. One may choose to draw or paint the still life that will be provided, or work on their own project. Time will be given for group critiques and individual help from the instructor, Tina Hotchkiss.

Participants will provide their own supplies and lunch.

 

1/5/18 - 1/19/18 FRI 10:00am - 2:00pm Registration Due: 12/29/18

Location: Community Center

YT Resident Fee: $40

NR Fee: $50


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Charter Township of Ypsilanti Community Center •  2025 E. Clark Rd. Ypsilanti, Mi 48198  •  (734) 544 - 3800

Mon. - Fri., 8:00am - 8:00pm  •  Sat., 9:00am - 6:00pm • Sun., Closed