Art Classes

2018 Art Classes

Oil Painting for Beginners

an introductory course for adults and older children (middle and high school)
Claudia Furlow, teacher
Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30pm
Feb. 7- March 14
$165 non-members/$144 members

Sculpting Hands and Painting

a follow up workshop for polymer clay figures, with Bill Nelson
Saturday, Feb. 3, 10am-5pm + Sunday, Feb. 4, Noon-5pm
$300 non-members/$270 members

Special workshop for adults, character sculptures of polymer clay & mixed media (2017)

The Staunton Augusta Art Center enthusiastically welcomes internationally known artist Bill Nelson who will teach a weekend workshop of sculpting character heads, November 3-5, 2017. Bill’s figures of polymer clay and mixed media are in many private collections including those of Demi Moore, Whoopi Goldberg, the late Ralph Waite and many more. Bill has taught throughout the United States and is known for his “gentle”, fun approach where participants always meet with success. Heads can be endearing, frightening, or hilarious… you get to create and learn the craft in one weekend. All materials are included in the registration fee of $400/$360 for members. Class size is limited and registrations are already underway so please sign up soon.

Where: Smith Center for History and Art, 20 S. New Street, Staunton
Friday, November 3, 6-8pm
Saturday, November 4, 10am-5pm
Sunday, November 5, Noon-5pm
Cost: $400 ($360 member rate)
Register: Pre-registration is required by calling 540-885-2028