Diane Denton received a certification from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville to teach semester-long classes to high school students.
The online course “Art Appreciation: American Identity and the Art” is from Jan. 26 to May 11 and is geared toward homeschool and high school students. There’s a class that meets weekly in Springfield for two hours and another in Bolivar (the bulk of the learning is online). Cost is $195 for 15 weeks. Students receive a certificate of completion from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art for their art portfolio.
Keep your creative juices flowing with Alicia Farris' "Brush Up" sessions every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month.
The Nuts & Bolts of Nonprofit Management Sessions
This series of eight half-day sessions will begin at 9am and conclude at noon. This series focuses on the essential best practices for nonprofit organizations.
Springfield artists Hue Parnell and Marla Rush Parnell, owners of Creava School For The Arts, announce the addition of art instructor Mattie Fay to teach art classes for children ages 3 to 5. Details are online at www.creavaarts.com.
Good vs. Evil ...the timeless theme! Come dressed as your favorite hero...or villain! We'll enjoy some friendly competition as the heroes and villains battle it out to see who's the champion of SLT. We'll also explore some great pieces of theatre from the good guys and the bad guys. Sometime the bad guy has the best song in the show!
Students will learn to draw the figure in proportion with portrait and full body studies with Audrey Bottrell.
First Saturday of the month 9:00am – Noon
Event repeats every first Saturday of the month.
Alicia will share her studies of the human face and figure in this two-day watercolor workshop. Using Alicia’s characteristic loose and colorful style, you will learn techniques to portray not just a likeness, but more importantly, the personality and emotion of the human face or a subject involved in an activity. Students will benefit from demonstrations as well as discussion, individual and group critiques.
This class is intended for the painter who has at least a basic command of the watercolor medium. Portrait painting is not a pre-requisite, just love of color!