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Lesson Title: Life Drawing Practice
Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
Description: [Life Drawing Practice] 2nd and 4th Thursdays, 6-8pm (Attending one session of “Figure Drawing: Body Landmarks” is recommended.) Register Now Life Drawing Practice is an open studio time for people interested in drawing the figure. The studio time will allow for warm up drawing and then progress to longer drawings. A clothed model will be present. The model’s clothing will reflect a different theme each session. Participants are required to bring their own drawing or painting supplies. Details Date: Start January 15 and 29 every 2nd and 4th Thursdays Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Cost: 10.00 Event Categories: Art, Drawing Website: http://mkt.com/CoffeecArtsStudio/life-drawing-practice Organizer Coffee cARTS STUDIO Phone: (828) 877-5245 Website: https://www.facebook.com/coffeecARTSSTUDIO Venue Coffee cARTS STUDIO 1061 Rosman Highway, Brevard, NC 28712 United States

Lesson Title: Figure Drawing: Body Landmarks
Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
Description: 5-5:45pm, 2nd and 4th Thursday each month. (Recommended prerequisite for 6-8pm “Life Drawing Practice” participants.) Drawing the human form is often intimidating, especially as a beginner or intermediate artist. This class will break down the anatomy of the human form into recognizable landmarks that students may use to inform and improve their figure drawing. Basic drawing skills will be covered as well, and the knowledge gained during the class can be implemented directly after the class during the Life Drawing open studio. Details Date: Starting Jan 15 Time: 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm Cost: 20.00 Website: http://mkt.com/CoffeecArtsStudio/figure-drawing-body-landmarks Organizer Coffee cARTS STUDIO Phone: (828) 877-5245 Website: https://www.facebook.com/coffeecARTSSTUDIO Venue Coffee cARTS STUDIO 1061 Rosman Highway, Brevard, NC 28712 United States

Lesson Title: Portraiture Painting
Offered By: Billy Smith
Description: Oil and Acrylic painting painting palette set up and Portrait painting. Learn how to create realistic paintings $45 intro understanding skin tones $60 Painting With model Locations will vary If you are interested email me at newartdomain@yahoo.com

Lesson Title: Happy Mail: Decorated Envelopes
Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
Description: Take your correspondence to the next level and get ready to glamorize the utilitarian envelope! Students will learn a variety of mixed media collage and drawing techniques by embellishing envelopes. Learn about the wide world of mail art and start creating your own postal pleasures! Materials will be provided, but students should bring a sharp pair of scissors. You are also invited to bring your own photos, magazines, and papers to work with. All ages old enough to wield scissors are welcome! Limited to 8 Students ~ Register Now Details Date: March 21, 2015 Time: 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm Cost: 35.00 Event Categories: Art, Craft, Kids Welcome Website: http://mkt.com/CoffeecArtsStudio/happy-mail-decorated-envelopes Organizer Coffee cARTS STUDIO Phone: (828) 877-5245 Website: https://www.facebook.com/coffeecARTSSTUDIO Venue Coffee cARTS STUDIO 1061 Rosman Highway, Brevard, NC 28712 United States + Google Map

Lesson Title: Happy Mail: Stellar Stationary
Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
Description: A handwritten letter is often cherished and read over and over. Imagine if your already-cherished letter also has your own creative touch embellishing its edges! This class will teach students how to decorate their handwritten pages using a variety of mixed media collage and drawing techniques. A lesson in how to write letters of friendship, love, and thanks will be included. Materials will be provided, but students should bring a sharp pair of scissors. You are also invited to bring your own photos, magazines, and papers to work with. All ages old enough to wield scissors are welcome! Limited to 8 Students ~ Register Now Details Date: March 7, 2015 Time: 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm Cost: 35.00 Event Categories: Craft, Kids Welcome, Paper Art Website: http://mkt.com/CoffeecArtsStudio/happy-mail-stellar-stationary Organizer Coffee cARTS STUDIO Phone: (828) 877-5245 Website: https://www.facebook.com/coffeecARTSSTUDIO Venue Coffee cARTS STUDIO 1061 Rosman Highway, Brevard, NC 28712 United States + Google Map

Lesson Title: Happy Mail: Revamp Vintage Postcards
Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
Description: There’s nothing quite like opening your mailbox and finding a handmade piece of postal art. Limited to 8 Students ~ Register Now Students will learn to revamp new and vintage postcards by adding collage, sewn elements, embossing, over-drawing, and in-painting. Learn about the wide world of postal art and start making your own lovely mailbox treasures. Materials will be provided, but students should bring a sharp pair of scissors. You are also invited to bring your own photos, magazines, and papers to work with. All ages old enough to wield scissors are welcome! Instructor: Joy Poe Details Date: February 21, 2015 Time: 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm Cost: 35.00 Event Categories: Art, Craft, Kids Welcome, Paper Art Website: http://mkt.com/CoffeecArtsStudio/happy-mail-revamp-vintage-postcards Organizer Coffee cARTS STUDIO Phone: (828) 877-5245 Website: https://www.facebook.com/coffeecARTSSTUDIO Venue Coffee cARTS STUDIO 1061 Rosman Highway, Brevard, NC 28712 United States + Google Map

Lesson Title: Polymer Clay Heart Pin
Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
Description: Happy Valentine’s Day! Students will learn how to make a heart shaped pin using polymer clay, pearl ex powders, and rubber stamps. Addl. $5 materials fee due at class. No experience necessary. Limited to 8 Students ~ Register Now Details Date: February 14, 2015 Time: 1:00 am - 4:00 pm Cost: 45.00 Event Categories: Art, Craft, Polymer Clay Website: http://mkt.com/CoffeecArtsStudio/polymer-clay-heart-pin Organizer Coffee cARTS STUDIO Phone: (828) 877-5245 Website: https://www.facebook.com/coffeecARTSSTUDIO Venue Coffee cARTS STUDIO 1061 Rosman Highway, Brevard, NC 28712 United States + Google Map

Lesson Title: Felt Flower Bouquet
Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
Description: Just in time for your Valentine’s Day! Students will learn to make felt flowers and by the end of class, they will have a sweet bouquet of lovelies to display in a vase. Materials will be provided, but students should bring a sharp pair of scissors and a hot glue gun if you already own one. All ages old enough to wield scissors are welcome! Limited to 8 Students ~ Register Now Details Date: February 7, 2015 Time: 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm Event Categories: Art, Craft, Fiber Art, Kids Welcome Website: http://mkt.com/CoffeecArtsStudio/felt-flower-bouquet Organizer Coffee cARTS STUDIO Phone: (828) 877-5245 Website: https://www.facebook.com/coffeecARTSSTUDIO Venue Coffee cARTS STUDIO 1061 Rosman Highway, Brevard, NC 28712 United States + Google Map

Lesson Title: Happy Mail: Postcards from the Edge
Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
Description: Delight your friends and family with handmade postal art. This class will introduce students to a variety of mixed media collage techniques by creating one of a kind handmade postcards. Students will explore how to create mystery in their collage by layering materials, using stamps, and practicing image transfers. Learn about the wide world of mail art and start creating your own postal pleasures. Materials will be provided, but students should bring a sharp pair of scissors. You are also invited to bring your own photos, magazines, and papers to work with. All ages old enough to wield scissors are welcome! Limited to 8 Students ~ Register Now Details Date: January 24, 2015 Time: 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm Cost: 35.00 Event Categories: Art, Craft, Kids Welcome, Paper Art Website: http://2015-01-24 Organizer Coffee cARTS STUDIO Phone: (828) 877-5245 Website: https://www.facebook.com/coffeecARTSSTUDIO Venue Coffee cARTS STUDIO 1061 Rosman Highway, Brevard, NC 28712 United States + Google Map Phone: (828) 877-5245

Lesson Title: Felt Flowers Everywhere!
Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
Description: Felt flowers are lovely when worn on your winter coat, sweaters, hats, or in your hair. Limited to 8 Students ~ Register Now Attach them to home decor such as wreaths, mirrors, and curtains. Add a little bloom to the winter gloom. Students will learn a variety of felt flower patterns for these lovelies and how to attach them to wear and display. Materials will be provided, but students should bring a sharp pair of scissors and a hot glue gun if you already own one. All ages old enough to wield scissors are welcome! Details Date: January 17, 2015 Time: 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm Cost: 35.00 Event Categories: Art, Craft, Kids Welcome, Paper Art Website: http://mkt.com/CoffeecArtsStudio/felted-flowers-everywhere Organizer Coffee cARTS STUDIO Phone: (828) 877-5245 Website: https://www.facebook.com/coffeecARTSSTUDIO Venue Coffee cARTS STUDIO 1061 Rosman Highway, Brevard, NC 28712 United States + Google Map

Lesson Title: Yarn Dying
Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
Description: [Yarn Dying] Great for knitting, felting, weaving, crochet, or whatever else for which you use hand dyed yarn. Students will dye a skein of bulky weight 50%wool/ 50% alpaca yarn using acid dyes. No experience necessary. Addl. $10 Materials Fee ~ Payable to instructor at time of class. Limited to 8 Students Details Date: January 15, 2015 Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Cost: 45.00 Event Categories: Art, Craft, Fiber Art Website: http://mkt.com/CoffeecArtsStudio/rd-thurs-dye-class Organizer Coffee cARTS STUDIO Phone: (828) 877-5245 Website: https://www.facebook.com/coffeecARTSSTUDIO Venue Coffee cARTS STUDIO 1061 Rosman Highway, Brevard, NC 28712 United States + Google Map

Lesson Title: Paint ‘n Pour Fridays
Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
Description: nt designs each week ~ Group discounts offered. Addl. materials fee of $5-$12 (varies depending on canvas choice) payable to instructor. Limit 8 Participants Per Class ~ Register Now . Friday’s, 6pm-8:30pm ~ Join “Perry the Pretty Painter” for an evening of fun ~ You’ll understand the “ART” in “PARTY” while creating a personal masterpiece & sipping a glass of wine in a fun, social atmosphere in addition to a 2hr instructional class. Great for “Guys” or “Girls Night”, Birthday or Bachelorette Parties or just to meet new friends in a creative atmosphere. Want to schedule a Private Event? Give us a call ~ (828) 877-5245 Date: Starting every Friday January 23, 2015 - until March 27 2015 Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Cost: 35.00 Event Categories: Art, Painting, Party Website: http://mkt.com/CoffeecArtsStudio/paint-n-pour Venue Coffee cARTS STUDIO 1061 Rosman Highway, Brevard, NC 28712 United States + Google Map

Lesson Title: Polymer Clay Shawl Pin
Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
Description: Limited to 8 Students Students will learn how to make a circular shawl pin using pre-made clay canes. Addl. $14 materials fee due at class. No experience necessary. Instructor: Sue Dial Details Date: January 10, 2015 Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Cost: 45.00 Event Categories: Art, Craft, Polymer Clay Website: http://mkt.com/CoffeecArtsStudio/polymer-clay-shawl-pin Organizer Coffee cARTS STUDIO Phone: (828) 877-5245 Website: https://www.facebook.com/coffeecARTSSTUDIO Venue Coffee cARTS STUDIO 1061 Rosman Highway, Brevard, NC 28712 United States + Google Map

Lesson Title: Beginners drawing class
Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
Description: “Drawing is the foundation of all artistic pursuits. In this class you will explore techniques and skills that will enable you to create representations of the world around us. But most importantly, this class will be a fun and enjoyable journey into your creative side.” – Billy Smith, Instructor This class will cover light and tone, lines, sketch tips, shapes and forms, shading gradation, still life and more. Billy Smith is a gifted artist whose talents are surpassed by his ability to teach others, regardless of age or experience. Day: Thursdays Times: 3:30pm - 5:30pm and 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Cost: 39.00 Event Categories: Art, Drawing Website: http://mkt.com/CoffeecArtsStudio/beginner-s-drawing Organizer Coffee cARTS STUDIO Phone: (828) 877-5245 Website: https://www.facebook.com/coffeecARTSSTUDIO Venue Coffee cARTS STUDIO 1061 Rosman Highway, Brevard, NC 28712 United States + Google Map

Lesson Title: Beginners Drawing Class
Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
Description: Drawing is the foundation of all artistic pursuits. In this class you will explore techniques and skills that will enable you to create representations of our world around us. This class will cover light and tone, lines, sketch tips, shapes and forms, shading gradation, still life and many more. But most importantly this class will be a fun and enjoyable journey into your creative side making you a better artist than you were before. Ages 9 and up. Every Tuesdays adults 1:00pm-3:00pm, Kids 3:30pm-5:30pm. Every Friday (unless cancelation) 7:00pm-9:00pm $35 pre registration price $40 day of event 8 students per class ( 8 students per class) *Reserve your space by calling (828) 877-5245 ~ Walk-ins accepted before 1:00. Instructor ~ Billy Smith Venue Coffee cARTS STUDIO 1061 Rosman Highway, Brevard, NC 28712 United States + Google Map

Lesson Title: Painting Sunflowers
Offered By: Lorraine Skala
Description: Painting sunflowers at "Canvas & Coffee" at Sunflower Studio - Located just 5 minutes from downtown Brevard. Learn how to paint in a fun, relaxed environment and meet some new people. Suitable for all levels. Thursday Afternoon - Sept. 25 - 1:00 to 4:00 PM OR Thursday Evening - Oct. 2 - 6:30 to 9:30 PM - $45 per session - limit 4 per session - All supplies and refreshments included Call Lorraine at 507-0954 to reserve your spot or email me at lorriskala@aol.com

Lesson Title: Beginners drawing
Offered By: Billy Smith
Description: Drawing is the foundation of all artistic pursuits. In this class you will explore techniques and skills that will enable you to create representations of our world around us. This class will cover light and tone, lines, sketch tips, shapes and forms, shading gradation, still life and many more. But most importantly this class will be a fun and enjoyable journey into your creative side making you a better artist than you were before. Ages 9 and up. location: Coffee cAtrs Studio every Tuesday Adult 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm,also Kids after school 3:30-5:30 Every Thursday 3:30pm -5:30pm 6:00pm -8:00 pm $39 pre-registration price $45 day of event 8 students per class ( 8 students per class) *Reserve your space by calling (828) 877-5245 ~ Walk-ins accepted before hr before class time Instructor ~ Billy Smith

Lesson Title: Fearless Writing Workshops for Women
Offered By: Susan Gabriel
Description: Fearless Writing for Women… with Susan Gabriel Do you write fiction, poetry, memoir or nonfiction? Do you want a safe place to explore the rewards of a creative life and learn how to successfully navigate the challenges? Whether you are a beginner or have been writing for years, this 6 week writing workshop will give you a structured, supportive space along with expert guidance from a professional writer to develop and deepen your writing in a community of women. The groups are led by acclaimed writer Susan Gabriel who has 17 years writing experience, as well as 10 years experience as a licensed professional counselor. Her latest novel, The Secret Sense of Wildflower, received a coveted starred review from Kirkus Reviews, which also named the novel a Best Book of 2012. This course focuses on becoming more creative through the craft of writing. Through exercises, discussion and sharing — all designed to open you to your deeper creative self — you will gain more confidence in your writing, receive plenty of encouragement, as well as strategies for how to keep writing. Susan loves having a room full of women writing. Some of them have been keeping journals since they were girls, others started later in life and want to write their memoirs. Still others have written a novel and different stories but are hesitant to show them to the world. ALL of them have great stories to tell in one form or another.

Lesson Title: Private Custom Drawing and Painting Lessons
Offered By: Theresa Reuter
Description: These are personalized lessons for any individual who would like one lesson or on going lessons. I am willing to cover all forms of Drawing,painting, acrylic, oil, and some watercolor...and mixed media. You will be working in my own personal studio. This is for beginners who have never done art before or for experienced artists who want to learn more. Children are also welcome if they are motivated. Please call 828-606-9450 or e-mail me at tarreuter@gmail.com

Lesson Title: Marketing for Creative Businesses March 18, 2014 1:30 - 5:30 pm
Offered By: Focused Marketing for Photographers
Description: Join marketing professionals Aaron Wesley Means and Joan VanOrman to learn how to creatively, effectively and economically market your business. A fun afternoon full of practical marketing tips! From positioning your business to developing a social media strategy to finding marketing inspiration and much more! Get signed up right away to secure your spot! Tues. March 18, 2014 1:30 – 5:30 pm at the Brevard Conference Center, 147 East Main Street. $45.

Lesson Title: Beginner Wheel Throwing with John Dodson at TCArts March 16 - 20
Offered By: Transylvania Community Arts Council
Description: March 16, 17, 18 & 20 plus a night to glaze Beginner Wheel Throwing with John Dodson at TC Arts Council Mountain Roots, Inc will host this Beginner Wheel Throwing pottery class with John Dodson from Mud Dabbers Pottery at the TC Arts Council located at 349 S. Caldwell Street in Brevard. The classes will be held on March 16, 17, 18 & 20 from 6-9 pm with an additional day of class to glaze the pottery in late-April. Cost for this multi-day pottery class is $210 + the cost of clay. To register call TC Arts Council at 828-884-2787. For questions about the program email Mountain Roots, Inc. ali@mountainroots.org.

Lesson Title: Pottery Independent Study presented by Mountain Roots, Inc at TC Arts Council
Offered By: Transylvania Community Arts Council
Description: March 15 - April 12 Pottery Independent Study presented by Mountain Roots, Inc at TC Arts Council Wednesdays 6-9 pm & Sundays 1-5 pm Mountain Roots, Inc will host this Pottery Independent Study program from March 2 – 26 with classes on Wednesdays from 6- 9 pm and Sundays from 1–5 pm at the TC Arts Council located at 349 S. Caldwell Street in Brevard. Cost for the program is $110 per person plus the cost of clay. There needs to be a minimum of 4 participants for this class to be held. Mountain Roots, Inc will offer this program again on April 19 - May 13 with no class on Easter. To register call TC Arts Council at 828-884-2787. For questions about the program email Mountain Roots, Inc. ali@mountainroots.org.

Lesson Title: Try Pottery for Adults 15+ on March 15, April 11, May 2, May 23
Offered By: Transylvania Community Arts Council
Description: Try Pottery presented by Mountain Roots, Inc at TC Arts Council 6 pm – 8 pm Mountain Roots, Inc will lead this pottery program for adults (15+) on Saturday, evenings on the following dates: March 15 hand building, April 11 wheel throwing, May 2 hand building, May 23 wheel throwing. It takes place at the TC Arts Council located at 349 S. Caldwell Street in Brevard, NC. Cost is $40 per participant. There needs to be a minimum of 4 participants for this class to be held. To register call TC Arts Council at 828-884-2787. For questions about the program email Mountain Roots, Inc. ali@mountainroots.org.

Lesson Title: Family Clay - pottery class April 11, May 2, May 23
Offered By: Transylvania Community Arts Council
Description: Family Clay presented by Mountain Roots, Inc at TC Arts Council 9am - 11 am Mountain Roots, Inc will lead this pottery program for families called Family Clay on Saturdays, April 11th, May 2nd and May 23rd from 9 am – 11am. It takes place at the TC Arts Council located at 349 S. Caldwell Street in Brevard, NC. Cost is $40 per participant and all children must be accompanied by an adult. There needs to be a minimum of 4 participants for this class to be held. To register call TC Arts Council at 828-884-2787. For questions about the program email Mountain Roots, Inc. ali@mountainroots.org.

Lesson Title: Summer Art Camp for Kids
Offered By: Transylvania Community Arts Council
Description: June 15 – 19 Summer Art Camp The Transylvania Community Arts Council invites youth ages 5-12 years old to explore visual arts, music, and dance. Morning and afternoon sessions are available. Morning session goes from 9 am – 12 noon and the afternoon session goes from 1 pm – 4 pm. Cost for the weeklong art camp is $100 per child. To register call TCArts Council at 828-884-2787 or email tcarts@comporium.net.

Lesson Title: "Painters & Poets"
Offered By: Nicola Rickards Karesh
Description: The Expressive Arts Showcase is "hijacked" by the adults this Fall with, “Painters & Poets!” Friday, November 1st - 6 to 9 pm Upstairs @ The Haen Gallery 200 King Street Brevard, NC 28712 6 to 7:00 pm - Featuring the artwork of Billy Smith, Charles “Eagle” Moss, Phillip and Stephanie Crite 7:00 pm - Performance Art by Billy Smith, Leigh Gray and Nicola Karesh (poetry, artistic movement and monologues) Contact person: Nicola Karesh 828-884-4565 or 828-421-8615 nicola@citcom.net

Lesson Title: Learn to make all natural body products
Offered By: Blue Ridge Naturals
Description: Would you like to learn how to make body butter, sugar scrub, salt scrubs, body sprays, or lotion? Than I will show you how to make one of your choice. Class are available on weekends only. Price is 35.00 an hour. You will also get to keep the items you make.

Lesson Title: Learn how to make all natural liquid soap from scratch
Offered By: Blue Ridge Naturals
Description: Learn how to make all natural liquid soap from scratch. I will show you how to make liquid soap using the crock pot method. Can show you how to make dish soap, washing detergent, shower gel or shampoo. You get to choose. Classes are available on weekends only and need two weeks notice ahead of time. Class price is 125.00 for 1 day class. 75.00 each additional per day class.

Lesson Title: Cold process soap making class
Offered By: Blue Ridge Naturals
Description: Learn to make beautiful handmade artisan soaps. Learn the safety behind soap making. Learn how to make, design, cut, cure, and wrap soap. Learn the difference behind natural coloring and using essential oils. Lessons are available on weekends by appointment. Cost is 125.00 1 day class. Each additional day class is 75.00. I would need your appointment made two weeks before hand. Thanks

Lesson Title: SPRING BREAK AND WEEKEND ART CAMP!!1
Offered By: Blue Moon Mountain
Description: Your children will discover how creative they can be. Ages 5 to 14. We make everything from sculptures to Tile Art. Creative Writing, Poetry, Painting, Desktop Publishing and much more. Sign up for spring break soon. Half or full days. Contact: Mona Lisa Whitfield 828-577-5269 Connesstee Falls See Off Mountain area.

Lesson Title: One-Day Pottery Workshop with Wendy Elwell
Offered By: Carwile-Dodson Studio for Pottery Instruction
Description: One Day Pottery Workshops with Wendy Elwell from 1-4 p.m. Learn some tricks of the trade and watch Wendy Elwell demonstrate some tried and true techniques. Cost per participant: $10 each. January 7 – Covered Forms, February 11 – Mugs and Handled Objects and March 31 – Bowl Forms.

Lesson Title: Knitting on a Shoe String
Offered By: Momentsandmusings
Description: beginners knitting class , priceof class by donation, and the First ever Stash Bash!!!! trade out those balls of yarn needles and patterns you arent using , we will donate the rest to Brevard Humane Society store craft section~ Saturday, October 15 · 11:00am - 3:00pm rsvp 828-862-3866 Ginger

Lesson Title: Bird and Hummingbird Photography Workshop
Offered By: Rob Travis
Description: Date: Throughout the year, call 828-883-9088 to schedule. Time: All Day Cost: $175, Lunch included. 2 person minimum. Location: Around the Brevard and Cedar Mountain areas Led by: Rob Travis Fine Art Photography Description: We’ll travel to selected locations around the area to stake out positions to photograph these and other birds. Session includes image review and demonstration of post processing techniques using Lightroom and Photoshop. Telephoto lenses, tripods and DSLRs highly recommended but not required. Bring your laptop (recommended but no required). Intermediate to advanced. Beginners welcomed. Please contact me on “Contact” page if interested and we’ll coordinate the trip so you can take home some winners

Lesson Title: Better Macro Photography – Flowers become Mountains!
Offered By: Rob Travis
Description: Date: 4/13/13; 5/18/13; 6/29/13; 7/27/13; 9/28/13 Time: 8:30am to 10:30 am Cost: $55 Location: Glass Feather Studio Gallery, 200 Glass Feather Drive, Cedar Mountain Led by: Rob Travis Fine Art Photography Description: “Getting close” to your small subject in a different way. This class will demonstrate the macro landscape in all its glory. Special equipment demonstrated. Classroom session and time in the field. Intermediate to advanced. Beginners welcomed Please call to register (828.885.8457)

Lesson Title: Better Landscapes – Images that Sing!
Offered By: Rob Travis
Description: Date: 7/13/13; 8/24/13; 9/14/13; 10/26/13; 11/9/13; 12/7/13 Time: 8:30am to 10:30 am Cost: $45 Location: Glass Feather Studio Gallery, 200 Glass Feather Drive, Cedar Mountain Led by: Rob Travis Fine Art Photography Description: Landscapes photography takes on a new meaning when considered thoughtfully. Explore using light as an element; learn about selecting meaningful foregrounds; making portraits of the land using the zoom or telephoto lens. Classroom session and time in the field Intermediate to advanced. Beginners welcomed. Please call to register (828.885.8457)

Lesson Title: Thoughtful Photography – Creating Compositions with Feeling
Offered By: Rob Travis
Description: Date: 4/27/13; 6/15/13; 8/10/13; 10/12/13 Time: 8:30am to 10:30 am Cost: $45 Location: Glass Feather Studio Gallery, 200 Glass Feather Drive, Cedar Mountain Led by: Rob Travis Fine Art Photography Description: Learn how composition techniques combined with capturing the critical moment of light, movement and time can create images which invite you in to explore and linger. Lens selection and focusing; using your polarizer and filters in imaginative ways and more. Classroom session and time in the field. Intermediate to advanced. Beginners welcomed. Please call to register (828.885.8457)

Lesson Title: Begining Wheel with Wendy Elwell
Offered By: Carwile-Dodson Studio for Pottery Instruction
Description: This five-day class will be held on March 12-15 and 23 from 6-9 p.m. This course is geared toward the novice potter and is recreational in nature. Students will learn about the properties of clay and beginning wheel- throwing techniques. Students will learn how to transform basic cylinders into a variety of forms for both function and fun. Students will be given the opportunity to watch demonstrations, ask questions and then practice at their own pace. All levels of experience welcome. Cost per participant: $125. Minimum number of participants: 5. Registration is required.

Lesson Title: Handbuilt Earthenware with Mary Murray
Offered By: Carwile-Dodson Studio for Pottery Instruction
Description: This five-day class will be held on May 7-10 and 18 from 6–8 p.m. In this class students will learn how to make lanterns both large and small out of earthenware clay by piercing and cutting the surface to create a multitude of designs from simple to intricate that will dance when illuminated by a candle. All levels of experience welcome. Minimum number of participants: 5. Registration is required. Cost:$100

Lesson Title: Intermediate Wheel with Wendy Elwell
Offered By: Carwile-Dodson Studio for Pottery Instruction
Description: This five-day class will be held on January 9-12 and 20th from 6-9 p.m. This class is designed to help beginning wheel-throwers fine-tune and expand their skills while examining form and function. Students will learn how to collar in and expand forms while throwing, and create lidded vessels and goblets. Using tools to help with compression, consistency and design will be discussed. Students will review glazing basics and learn how to use wax resists and stains to create surface decorations. Students should be familiar with basic throwing techniques and have some experience on the wheel. The ability to center is a must. Minimum number of participants: 5. Registration is required. Cost:$125

Lesson Title: Featured Artist at Land of Waterfalls Art Gallery
Offered By: Artistry and More/Linda Richardson Barrick
Description: Saturday * March 13th - featured from 2pm - 4pm

Lesson Title: Our Work is Our Diary - A Record of Our Journey
Offered By: MARY ALICE BRAUKMAN, N.W.S.
Description: Imagination is the beginning of creation. Layering with Mixed Media, Collage, & Assemblage. The classes are for intermediate and advanced level students and teachers. 2010 Workshops: February 22 - 26 the Morean Arts Center St Petersburg, Fl sherri@theartscenter.org April 11 - 16 Kanuga Watermedia Workshops Hendersonville, NC Robbie@kanuagaww.com May 24 - 28 Hudson River Valley Art Workshops Greenville, NY info@artworkshops.com (date to be determined) Central Avenue Art Supply St Petersburg, Fl pat@centralartsupplyco.com Questions concerning these workshops: Contact the above listings or the instructor, Mary Alice Braukman, ebraukma@verizon.net

Lesson Title: Colored Pencil Classes
Offered By: Rose Haynes
Description: You will learn how to use colored pencils to create different techniques such as: blending, layering,and burnishing. I teach both beginners and advanced students. You will learn basic skills and/or ways to improve your current skills. For more information, call me at 828.884-9606.

Lesson Title: Drawing Classes
Offered By: Rose Haynes
Description: Learning how to draw can be easy and fun. You will learn the basic shapes of objects and how to develop drawing skills. Classes can be made by appointment. Call me for more information at 828.884-9606.

Lesson Title: Gourd Artist Gathering
Offered By: Gourds by Design
Description: We will be in Cherokee the first week in june teaching classes on different gourd techniques. Check the website www.gourdgathering.net for more information on this fun event.

Lesson Title: Independent Study with Kim Skeen
Offered By: Carwile-Dodson Studio for Pottery Instruction
Description: Feb. 2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23 & 26 - Cost: $105 April 1, 5, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26 & 29 - Cost: $105 This course is open to former Carwile-Dodson Studio students who have completed a multi- week course at our studio with instructor approval. This is a non-instructional studio time for experienced students to continue creating with clay. Students participating in the Independent Study Studio Time will be allowed to use the studio two days a week. Thursdays from 6 - 9 p.m., and Sundays from 2-6 p.m.

Lesson Title: Family Clay Day
Offered By: Carwile-Dodson Studio for Pottery Instruction
Description: Come to the Carwile-Dodson Studio for Pottery Instruction and get your hands dirty. We offer one-time pottery classes on Saturday mornings from 9-11 a.m. All Ages Welcome. Cost Per Participant: $40. You create it, pick your glaze colors and leave the rest to us. Creations are ready for pick up in two to three weeks time. ALL CHILDREN MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT. Registration is required. Please register by noon, the Friday before the class is offered. Participants will be notified if a class does not make, the Friday before it is scheduled to run. Jan. 21 - Valentine’s Gifts, Feb. 18 – Personalized Mugs and Bowls, March 10 – Yard Art, April 28 –Mother’s Day Gifts, May 12 – Toadstools and Fairy Houses, May 26 – Father’s Day Gifts.

Lesson Title: Try Pottery for a Night
Offered By: Carwile-Dodson Studio for Pottery Instruction
Description: Come to the Carwile-Dodson Studio for Pottery Instruction to learn the basics and have some fun. You create it, pick your glaze colors and leave the rest to us. Creations are ready for pick up in two to three weeks time. One-time classes are offered Saturdays from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Adults Only. Cost: $40 per person. Registration is required. Please register by noon, the Friday before the class is offered. Participants will be notified if a class does not make the Friday before it is scheduled to run. Jan. 21 – Hand-Building, Feb. 18 - Wheel-Throwing, March 10 – Hand-Building, April 28 - Wheel-Throwing, May 12 – Hand-Building, May 26 - Wheel-Throwing.

Lesson Title: Go Green With Moss! Moss Gardening in the Mountains!
Offered By: Mossin' Annie
Description: Go Green With Moss! Friday, April 24, 1:00 pm, 59th Annual Wildflower Pilgrimage, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg, TN. To register, visit http://www.springwildflowerpilgrimage.org/

Lesson Title: Easy Harmonica Play Songs Right Away! House Calls! (Brevard)
Offered By: Charlie Story - Harmonica In Schools
Description: Charlie Story's Very Popular INSTANT harmonica for beginners! Available for private lessons -All Ages! Contact Charlie! (School residencies through the North and South Carolina State Arts Councils.) Songs Or Blues! 828-862-7973

Lesson Title: Rehearsals
Offered By: Transylvania Choral Society
Description: Rehearsals for TCS 2009 December 6th Concert run August 25 - December 2. They are held at the Brevard/Davidson River Presbyterian Church weekly on Tuesday evenings 7:00 - 8:45. To perform with the chorale in the December Concert, members must be signed up by September 8th. Call for information 828-883-4422.

Lesson Title: Advanced Stained Glass
Offered By: Dave's Stained Glass
Description: Looking for an environment in which to improve your skill and learn new and advanced techniques in stained glass? Look no further. Dave's Stained Glass offers open workshop on Monday evenings from 6:30-9:30 pm ($8/per session) where you can work on your next stained glass project. Advice and assistance are available and you can use our tools and equipment. The only prerequisite is that you have completed a beginners stained glass class or worked with stained glass in the past. For more information call 828-862-8554.

Lesson Title: Stained Glass for Beginners
Offered By: Dave's Stained Glass
Description: An introductory stained glass class designed for beginners. paritipants will work with etching, lead came and copper foil methods. Five projects will be completed during the six classes. Enrollment will be limited to eight students to allow time for individual coaching ans assistance. All tools provided. Tuition is $55. Materials available from the instuctor for $40. Classes are taught in the spring and fall semesters at the instructor's studio. Registration is through Creekside at Brevard College (828-884-8251/8256). For more information, call 828-862-8554

Lesson Title: I teach in my studio on Wednesdays and several times a year at Brevard College's Creekside studies.
Offered By: Martha Towler
Description: Studio classes are "free form". I'll teach you to make almost any basket of your choice. See the Creekside catalogue for the basket type, time and place I will be teaching.

Lesson Title: Pre-Pointe- Monday 3:45-4:45pm
Offered By: The Turning Pointe School of Dance
Description: Pointe work for ages 11+ who have adequate demi-pointe experience.

Lesson Title: Intermediate Ballet- Monday 5-6:30pm
Offered By: The Turning Pointe School of Dance
Description: Ballet for ages 13+ for those students who have adequate ballet experience. Emphasis on more difficult barre exercises and longer center variations.

Lesson Title: All Wired Up #2 at Tryon Arts Center
Offered By: Sonia C. Arnold
Description: Wire-wrapping class for persons who have had a least one class in wire-wrapping. Students will complete a pendant, bracelet, earrings, & ring. August 24-25.

Lesson Title: Composition Lessons
Offered By: Bob Hamilton
Description: Composition for all skill levels. Call now to schedule lessons! (884-4476)

Lesson Title: Lessons in Improvisation for All Instruments
Offered By: Bob Hamilton
Description: Call now to schedule lessons! (884-4476)

Lesson Title: Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced Piano and Woodwinds
Offered By: Bob Hamilton
Description: Welcoming students of all ages. Classical and American music techniques. Call now to schedule lessons! (884-4476)


 



 
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