Visual Arts Classes

Current and upcoming classes (ages 16-Adult):


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Tuesdays, 1:00-4:00pm; April 10-May 29
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Adult - Adult
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Drop-in studio time available for CTAC members.
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Tuesdays, 1:00-4:00pm; April 10-May 29
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Adult - Adult
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Drop-in studio time available for CTAC members.
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Wednesday, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Adult - Adult
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One day printmaking workshop with Beth Bynum
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9:30 AM-1:30 PM with a break for lunch
Grade Range
10th grade - Adult
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Learn how to draw faces using different drawing mediums in just a few hours.
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Wednesdays, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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Adult - Adult
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Learn how to master the nuances of painting water, with Lori Feldpausch.
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Mondays from 4:00 - 7:00 PM
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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Learn and use the potter's wheel, slab roller, clay extruder & kiln!
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Monday & Tuesday, 9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon and 7:30-10:00 PM on Monday Evening
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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Explore the exciting world of art photography with Greg Czarnecki.
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Mondays from 1:00 - 3:00 PM
Grade Range
7th grade - 9th grade
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Just for teens!
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Tuesdays from 4:00 - 7:00 PM
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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Learn and use the potter's wheel, slab roller, clay extruder & kiln!
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Tuesdays from 1:00 - 3:00 PM
Grade Range
10th grade - 12th grade
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Just for teens!
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Thursday-Sunday, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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Learn techniques for painting quickly and accurately.
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Monday-Thursday, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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Tuesday from 1:00 - 3:00 PM
Grade Range
9th grade - Adult
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Learn to create postcard size hand-made papers.
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9:30-4:30 with a one hour lunch break; day of field trip we will depart CTAC at 9:00 AM
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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Watercolor workshop painting 2 days in CTAC Studio and 1 day on location with Cedar Kindy
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Monday & Tuesday, 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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Use a fast, loose approach to capture the essence of a scene.
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9:30 AM - 4:30 PM with a one hour break for lunch.
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Adult - Adult
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The perfect class to start using your sketchbook with watercolors!
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Wednesday-Friday, 11:30 AM-6:00 PM
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Adult - Adult
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Learn Kevin's unique approach to "musical painting" while interpreting a Master Impressionist.
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9:30-4:30 with a one hour lunch break
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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Three day workshop with master silk artist Jamie Kirkell.
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Monday & Tuesday, 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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Learn the fine art approach of direct observational painting.
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Thursday-Saturday, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM
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Adult - Adult
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9:00 AM-12:00 PM
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Adult - Adult
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Learn shibori and indigo dying while making a scarf or pillow.
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Thursday-Saturday from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Adult - Adult
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Learn to take photos from casual captures to serious artwork.
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Monday-Thursday, 9:00 PM-4:00 PM
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Adult - Adult
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A comprehensive workshop for beginners and professionals alike.
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Friday-Sunday, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM
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Adult - Adult
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1:00 - 8:00 PM with a one hour break for dinner.
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Adult - Adult
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Learn how to capture the setting sun with watercolors.
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Monday & Tuesday, 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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Focus on the qualities of light and shadow as the foundation of how we perceive form in space.
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Tuesday from 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Grade Range
9th grade - Adult
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Learn to weave a one-of-a-kind pine needle basket.
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Wednesday & Thursday, 9:30 PM-5:30 PM (with one hour lunch break)
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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How do we communicate the dynamic aspects of our surroundings in paint?
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9:30-4:30 with a one hour lunch break
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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Plein Air painting with Suzie Baker
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Friday & Saturday, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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Join Heidi Marshall for a fun two-day workshop that demystifies the art of plein air.
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Monday-Friday from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grade Range
7th grade - 12th grade
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Want to work as part of a team to create something BIG?
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Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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An instructor-guided plein air experience for new painters!
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9:00-4:00 with a one hour lunch break
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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Learn to paint with a 2018 Paint Grand Traverse Plein Air Painter!
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Monday-Wednesday, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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9:30-4:30 with a one hour lunch break
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Adult - Adult
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Four day workshop with Jane Davies
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Friday, 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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Experience the joy of free-flowing watercolor painting.
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9:30-4:30 with a one hour lunch break
Grade Range
Adult - Adult
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Experimental fiber arts
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