• February is Altered Book Art Journal Month

    The Artist Loft Studio

    $35.00

    Classes are 10 am - 1 pm $35 per class ======================================= TO SEE ALL THE CLASSES KISMA OFFERS, please visit her website: https://www.StudioInspirationArtJournal.com If YOU love collaging then this class is for you. If you are not quite sure what an altered book is, you are invited to view Kisma's video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fGJfLldWmMs&t=12s In each class, Kisma will cover a broad range of techniques, including basic supplies to special tool demonstrations. She will guide and inspire like-minded creatives to shine your light and grow your own artist wings. What to bring: a prepared re-purposed old book. Here is a video to show you how: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eFNiwbqC7BM&t=11s If you have difficulty finding an old book, bring an Art Journal. Many of the techniques shown can be adapted to standard art journal pages. Questions: 949+302+2754 Kisma is a Therapeutic Art Life Coach mixed media artist on a mission to help you infuse the magic of art into your life from Art Journal to Canvas. Together, you will create art that soothes the soul and makes the heart sing, each piece layered with personal messages and insights. Website Link: https://www.InspirationArtJournal.com

  • ON LEAVE OF ABSENCE --(Knitting Help Class with Suzi White)

    The Artist Loft Studio

    PLEASE NOTE: Due to an unexpected family situation, Suzi will be taking an undetermined leave of absence. We are sorry for any inconvenience this might cause. Our best wishes are with Suzi at this time. To her students: Please check back in a few weeks. Thank you!. Do you have a knitting project that you are struggling with or a pattern you can't quite figure out? Dropped a stitch or don't know which row you're on? I will help you get back on track and you may learn or thing or two while we're at it! This class is for established knitters to get assistance on projects. This is not a Beginners Class. $15/per person For More Information: Contact Suzi White Email: [masked]

  • LEAVE OF ABSENCE - Knitting Help Class with Suzi White

    The Artist Loft Studio

    PLEASE NOTE: Due to an unexpected family situation, Suzi will be taking an undetermined leave of absence. We are sorry for any inconvenience this might cause. Our best wishes are with Suzi at this time. To her students: Please check back in a few weeks. Thank you!. Do you have a knitting project that you are struggling with or a pattern you can't quite figure out? Dropped a stitch or don't know which row you're on? I will help you get back on track and you may learn or thing or two while we're at it! This class is for established knitters to get assistance on projects. This is not a Beginners Class. $15/per person For More Information: Contact Suzi White Email: [masked]

  • Oil & Acrylic Painting Class with Alice Leggett

    The Artist Loft Studio

    $20.00

    Have fun painting in oil or acrylic: your choice! Learn how to create your vision on canvas. You will design and compose your image, learn color schemes and color mixing, brushwork and expression. I've been teaching painting for over ten years, and I'm a professional fine artist specializing in portraits for many more decades. Call or text me if you have any questions at[masked]. Bring your paints, brushes, canvas, and either an existing project or start a something new! OIL PAINTING SUPPLIES: Palette: Masterson palette box, Grey Matters palette paper, Odorless Mineral Spirits, Jar with lid for mineral spirits, Liquin or Linseed Oil or Neo Megilp or Walnut Alkyd Oil, Paper Towels (Viva), Art Box to carry everything. Brushes: S, M, L Flat ; S, M, L Filbert; S, M, Round. Paints: Titanium White, Cadmium Lemon (or Light), Cadmium Yellow Medium, Cadmium Red Light, Alizarin Crimson, Ultramarine Blue, Cerulean Blue, Viridian (green), Sap Green. Optional: Permanent Rose (or Quin. Magenta), Phthalo Blue, Phthalo Green, Chromatic Black (Gamblin). Canvas: 16x20 is a medium size. Select your source photo and decide which size canvas you want. I will help you with cropping and composition. ACRYLIC PAINTING SUPPLIES: Palette: Sta-Wet palette pox with sponge and paper, or a white plastic palette with an airtight cover that allows you to peel the acrylic off. Water container with lid (no disposal in plumbing is allowed), Acrylic Medium, paper towels, Art or bag to carry everything. Brushes, Paints, Canvas: See above.

  • Oil & Acrylic Painting with Alice Leggett

    Location visible to members

    $20.00

    Have fun painting in oil or acrylic: your choice! Learn how to create your vision on canvas. You will design and compose your image, learn color schemes and color mixing, brushwork and expression. I've been teaching painting for over ten years, and I'm a professional fine artist specializing in portraits for many more decades. Call or text me if you have any questions at[masked]. Bring your paints, brushes, canvas, and either an existing project or start a something new! OIL PAINTING SUPPLIES: Palette: Masterson palette box, Grey Matters palette paper, Odorless Mineral Spirits, Jar with lid for mineral spirits, Liquin or Linseed Oil or Neo Megilp or Walnut Alkyd Oil, Paper Towels (Viva), Art Box to carry everything. Brushes: S, M, L Flat ; S, M, L Filbert; S, M, Round. Paints: Titanium White, Cadmium Lemon (or Light), Cadmium Yellow Medium, Cadmium Red Light, Alizarin Crimson, Ultramarine Blue, Cerulean Blue, Viridian (green), Sap Green. Optional: Permanent Rose (or Quin. Magenta), Phthalo Blue, Phthalo Green, Chromatic Black (Gamblin). Canvas: 16x20 is a medium size. Select your source photo and decide which size canvas you want. I will help you with cropping and composition. ACRYLIC PAINTING SUPPLIES: Palette: Sta-Wet palette pox with sponge and paper, or a white plastic palette with an airtight cover that allows you to peel the acrylic off. Water container with lid (no disposal in plumbing is allowed), Acrylic Medium, paper towels, Art or bag to carry everything. Brushes: See above. Paints: Liquitex or Golden Heavy Body: Titanium White, Cadmium Lemon (or Light), Cadmium Yellow Medium, Cadmium Red Light, Alizarin Crimson, Ultramarine Blue, Cerulean Blue, Viridian (green), Sap Green. Canvas: See above.

  • Drawing and Painting with Pati Kent by appointment only

    The Artist Loft Studio

    These fun and exciting classes are taught by professional artist Pati Kent. The classes are for beginning and intermediate students ages 12-adult who wish to improve their drawing and painting skills. Classes will include warm ups, basic drawing exercises, right brain exercises and drawing techniques using graphite, charcoal, pastel, ink and watercolor pencils. Students may bring in a painting they need help with or bring materials to start a new painting. Suggested paint: acrylic Each student will be given assignments in their sketch books. Observation drawings will be from a still life on the model stand. Other drawings will be from photographs. Paintings may be from still life or photograph. The classes are designed to be continuous so each student may work at their own pace to achieve their personal goals. For questions or to confirm your class, call or email Pati: [masked] [masked] Students are responsible for their own materials from a suggested materials list: Charcoal pencils: 4B, 6B Graphite Pencils: HB, 2B, 4B, 6B Erasers: Kneaded, White magic Hand held pencil sharpener Drawing tablet 14x17 Sketch book Acrylic paints: white, black, red, yellow, blue Suggested student pack brushes. Suggested 11 x 14 Bristol Paper pad for painting (in lieu of canvas) Optional: Soft pastels, vine charcoal, liquid black ink pen, watercolor pencils

  • Sewing Lessons with Ross Anna

    The Artist Loft Studio

    $35.00

    Sewers of all ages & skill levels welcome! We’re helping creative minds achieve new skills by providing the tools you need to develop your sense of fashion design. We promote sewing by providing instruction, ideas, and encouragement to all sewers. We offer a variety of projects from clothing design to fun decoration and DIY crafts. Whether you’re just beginning or want to grow your skill set, we’d love to invite you to our class. Suggested sewing supplies: a tape measure a pair of good, sharp fabric scissors Gutermann thread to match background of your fabric glass-headed pins (you can't iron on top of the plastic heads) a magnetic pin cushion a new seam ripper (if it's too old it won't work well) a seam gauge a marking device (chalk or fabric marker) Universal sewing machine needle size 12 Please pay for the lessons at: Orange County Sewing Lessons (http://www.orangecountysewinglessons.com/group_sessons.html) Machines available at $7.00 extra charge. $30/session $110/four sessions Four week session policies: We require you attend 4 consecutive weeks of class with one option to reschedule. 24 hour notice is required to reschedule if you cannot make it to class. After one rescheduled class, fee will be retained for missed sessions.

  • Drawing and Painting with Pati Kent on Monday/Saturday by appointment only!

    These fun and exciting classes are taught by professional artist Pati Kent. The classes are for beginning and intermediate students ages 12-adult who wish to improve their drawing and painting skills. Classes are $20 per session. Classes will include warm ups, basic drawing exercises, right brain exercises and drawing techniques using graphite, charcoal, pastel, ink and watercolor pencils. For painters it will include the same warm ups but will include painting exercises. Each student will be given assignments in their sketch books. Observation drawings will be from a still life on the model stand. Other drawings and paintings will be from photographs. The classes are designed to be continuous so each student may work at their own pace to achieve their personal goals. For questions or to confirm your class, call or email Pati: [masked] [masked]. classes are $20 each Students are responsible for their own materials from a suggested list. Suggested drawing materials list: Charcoal pencils: 4B, 6B Graphite Pencils: HB, 2B, 4B, 6B Erasers: Kneaded, White magic Hand held pencil sharpener Bristol paper tablet 14x17 Sketch book Optional: Soft pastels, vine charcoal, liquid black ink pen, watercolor pencils Suggested Painting Materials list: Red, yellow, blue, black and white tubes - acrylic Bristol paper tablet 14 X 17 or larger water container rags/paper towels paint palette acrylic brushes (ask for student packages) include an 0. Look at the size of your paper or canvas and buy accordingly. apron or paint shirt sketch book pencils, hand held pencil sharpener, erasers ruler

  • Oil & Acrylic Painting with Alice Leggett

    Location visible to members

    $20.00

    Have fun painting in oil or acrylic: your choice! Learn how to create your vision on canvas. You will design and compose your image, learn color schemes and color mixing, brushwork and expression. I've been teaching painting for over ten years, and I'm a professional fine artist specializing in portraits for many more decades. Call or text me if you have any questions at[masked]. Bring your paints, brushes, canvas, and either an existing project or start a something new! OIL PAINTING SUPPLIES: Palette: Masterson palette box, Grey Matters palette paper, Odorless Mineral Spirits, Jar with lid for mineral spirits, Liquin or Linseed Oil or Neo Megilp or Walnut Alkyd Oil, Paper Towels (Viva), Art Box to carry everything. Brushes: S, M, L Flat ; S, M, L Filbert; S, M, Round. Paints: Titanium White, Cadmium Lemon (or Light), Cadmium Yellow Medium, Cadmium Red Light, Alizarin Crimson, Ultramarine Blue, Cerulean Blue, Viridian (green), Sap Green. Optional: Permanent Rose (or Quin. Magenta), Phthalo Blue, Phthalo Green, Chromatic Black (Gamblin). Canvas: 16x20 is a medium size. Select your source photo and decide which size canvas you want. I will help you with cropping and composition. ACRYLIC PAINTING SUPPLIES: Palette: Sta-Wet palette pox with sponge and paper, or a white plastic palette with an airtight cover that allows you to peel the acrylic off. Water container with lid (no disposal in plumbing is allowed), Acrylic Medium, paper towels, Art or bag to carry everything. Brushes, Paints, Canvas: See above.

  • Sewing Lessons with Ross Anna

    The Artist Loft Studio

    $35.00

    Sewers of all ages & skill levels welcome! We’re helping creative minds achieve new skills by providing the tools you need to develop your sense of fashion design. We promote sewing by providing instruction, ideas, and encouragement to all sewers. We offer a variety of projects from clothing design to fun decoration and DIY crafts. Whether you’re just beginning or want to grow your skill set, we’d love to invite you to our class. Suggested sewing supplies: a tape measure a pair of good, sharp fabric scissors Gutermann thread to match background of your fabric glass-headed pins (you can't iron on top of the plastic heads) a magnetic pin cushion a new seam ripper (if it's too old it won't work well) a seam gauge a marking device (chalk or fabric marker) Universal sewing machine needle size 12 Please pay for the lessons at: Orange County Sewing Lessons (http://www.orangecountysewinglessons.com/group_sessons.html) Machines available at $7.00 extra charge. $30/session $110/four sessions Four week session policies: We require you attend 4 consecutive weeks of class with one option to reschedule. 24 hour notice is required to reschedule if you cannot make it to class. After one rescheduled class, fee will be retained for missed sessions.