Visiting Artist Sara Coolidge "Adult Christmas Workshop" December 10th, 9:30-12:00 "Mommy and Me Workshop" December 11th, 9:30-12:00 Create a Christmas Banner and Ornament with artist/writer Sara Coolidge, the MACC’s visiting artist, showcased in the magnificently restored MACC Art Studio Dec. 10 and 11 from 9:30 til noon. Samples of her work will also be on display during the Town Tree Lighting Festival on Dec. 7. She will be assisted by MACC artist/teacher, Val Gibson. Sign up on the MACC website or call the MACC at 423-886-1959 for more information. Participation is limited, so sign up early. Be inspired to start a new holiday tradition in the peaceful and creative atmosphere of a Mom’s day out on the 10th or the 11th. Bring your pre-schooler! (On the 11th only) Ornament designs are inspired by the masters: Kandinksy, Mondrian, Van Gogh, Picasso, and the participants flights of holiday fantasy. Sara will teach participants to create designs on a hand-painted Christmas banner and an ornament on the 10th, or a hand-painted canvas garland and ornament Dec. 11. Creations will use mixed media on paper and/or canvas to decorate your home for the holidays. Select a color scheme to blend with your holiday décor while you cherish time spent creating for and/or with your own little artist. Preschoolers are optional, not mandatory. Sara teaches classes on creative writing at the Signal Mountain Public Library or her children’s book in the “Picturing Love” series: Edward the Dog and his Boy Rover. Cost is $35 per class, $15 materials fee. For non-residents, class is $50 plus $15 materials fee.
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STUDIO ART FOR ADULTS & KIDS Session 1 begins the week of August 12 Instructor: Val Gibson
All classes have the goal of expanding our understanding of shape, shadow, light, color-mixing, and hand-eye coordination, working toward a satisfying expression of what we "SEE". THEME FOR THE FALL: What can the Impressionists still teach us about COLOR? We will delve deeper into the making of art and experimenting with color.
CHILDREN & YOUNG PAINTERS Grades 1 to 4 Tuesday, 4:15-5:30 Grades 5 to 12 Wednesday, 4:15-5:45 Thursday, 4:15-5:45
ALL CLASSES ARE FIVE WEEK SESSIONS Session 1: Begins the week of August 13 Session 2: Begins the week of September 17 Session 3: Begins the week of October 22 ADULT Cost: $150 (MACC Member $135 ) per session CHILDREN Cost: $140 (MACC Member$125) per session Questions: Contact Val 423-322-5676 or email@example.com PAINT, DRAW, CREATE, INVENT, THINK
NEW OPPORTUNITY Due to our newly renovated space (all done thanks to the efforts of and donations to the Signal Mountain Elementary Preservation Fund!) we can offer "ART STUDIO USE BY SUBSCRIPTION"! For those painters already enrolled in classes. If you need a place to paint, where you WILL be able to paint free of distraction, we can now provide that. $60/month BYO Supplies Available Monday & Friday 9:00-5:00 Wednesday 9:00-4:00