Rick Plasters - Scratch Board Workshop

July 8, 10am-4pm - Cost $100

Rick Plasters - Scratch Board. The instructor will discuss the history of scratch board & give detailed descriptions of the tools and materials used by today’s scratch board artists. Following along with the instructor, students will work together on a 5” x 7” design provided for them. There will be ample one on one instruction as Rick demonstrates the techniques he uses to create his life like images. For more information on Rick & to see his work go to his website, www.rickplasters.com

Jessie Cunningham - Pottery & Small Sculpture

September 23 & 30, 10am - 12pm - Cost $60

The instructor will demonstrate working with clay. The students will then create pinch pots and small sculptures and try out the pottery wheel. Jessie will take the pieces home for firing. Then he will demonstrate glazing techniques. The students will then glaze the finished pieces & practice on the pottery wheel. After this class he will fire the glazed pottery and deliver it to Falcon Art for students to pick up. Jessie has taught visual arts in the Shelby Co. & Alabaster School Systems for over 26 years.

Barry Graham - Watercolor Workshop

October 14, 10am - 4pm - Cost $125

Working with Barry’s watercolor, “Seemingly Everlasting”, participants will be taught light, shadow, detail and watercolor wash / layeringtecniques. Everyone should leave with a finished painting. For more information on Barry and to see his work go to his website www.coroflot.com/Grahambarry  

Troy Crisswell - Watercolor Painting

October 21, 10am - 4pm - Cost $85

Students will work with the instructor on one of his watercolor paintings. Troy will demonstrate techniques for composition, design and color, as well as, the fundamentals for working with watercolor. Individualinstruction will be offered as students paint in a relaxed environment. Students of all skill levels are welcome. For more information on Troy and to see his work follow him on Facebook or go to his website at www.artodyssey1.blogspot.com