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The Arts Directory Of Transylvania County, NC

The Arts Directory Of Transylvania County, NC

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March 4 - April 3, 2019 Drawing from the Spirit with Eyes Open

Offered By: Transylvania Community Arts Council
March 4–April 3 Drawing from the Spirit with Eyes Open Teacher Richard Mayberry Mondays & Wednesdays from March 4 – April 3 (March 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27 April 1, 3) 6pm – 8pm $90.00 + $5.00 materials fee Drawing from the Spirit with Eyes Open will be taught by Richard Mayberry. This class will combine drawing from seen objects (perception) with drawing on our own inner self psychological (spiritual) and the course will synthesize basic approaches to drawing while accessing inner psychological, spiritual personal aspects. This class is for beginning to intermediate drawers from high school to adult. The class will run on Mondays & Wednesdays from March 4 – April 3. Class dates include: (March 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27 April 1, 3). The class will be held at the TC Arts Council from 6 pm – 8 pm. The cost is $90.00 + $5.00 materials fee for 10 classes. To register call TC Arts Council at 828-884-2787. TC Arts is located at 349 S. Caldwell Street in Brevard.

Feb. 5 - March 7, 2019 Relief Printmaking with Richard Mayberry

Offered By: Transylvania Community Arts Council
February 5 – March 7 Relief Printmaking with Richard Mayberry Tuesdays & Thursdays (class dates include: Feb. 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28, March 5, 7) 3 pm – 5 pm $80.00 + $15 for materials Relief Printmaking will be taught by Richard Mayberry. For the beginning printmaker, this will be an exploration in relief printmakings. Drawing skills are an asset. High School to adult artists welcome. The class will be held at the TC Arts Council from 3 pm to 5 pm on the following dates: Feb. 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28, March 5, 7. The cost is $90.00 + $5.00 materials fee for 10 classes. To register call TC Arts Council at 828-884-2787. TC Arts is located at 349 S. Caldwell Street in Brevard.

Introduction to Wheel Throwing Feb. 19 - 28

Offered By: Transylvania Community Arts Council
Intro. to Wheel Throwing Tuesdays & Thursdays February 19, 21, 26, 28 9:30 am –12:30 pm The TC Arts Council will host a course on pottery wheel throwing for beginners. The class will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm on February 19, 21, 26, 28. These four classes will come with instruction by Philippa Hackett and include three self- practice sessions at Open Studio Time. The cost for four classes and three practice sessions is $240 + clay. (Bag of 25 lb. clay is $20) Register by calling 828.884.2787. TC Arts Council 349 S. Caldwell Street Brevard, NC 28712 www.tcarts.org Have a group of friends and want to book a private class? Call TC Arts 828-884-2787!

Introduction to Wheel Throwing Jan. 22 - 31

Offered By: Transylvania Community Arts Council
Intro. to Wheel Throwing Tuesdays & Thursdays January 22, 24, 29, 31, 2019 9:30 am –12:30 pm The TC Arts Council will host a course on pottery wheel throwing for beginners. The class will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm on January 22, 24, 29, 31. These four classes will come with instruction by Philippa Hackett and include three self- practice sessions at Open Studio Time. The cost for four classes and three practice sessions is $240 + clay. (Bag of 25 lb. clay is $20) Register by calling 828.884.2787. TC Arts Council 349 S. Caldwell Street Brevard, NC 28712 www.tcarts.org This class will also be offered on the following date: February 19, 21, 26, 28 Have a group of friends and want to book a private class? Call TC Arts 828-884-2787!

Introduction to Handbuilding Feb. 5 - 14, 2019

Offered By: Transylvania Community Arts Council
Tuesdays & Thursdays February 5, 7, 12, 14 9:30 am –12:30 pm The TC Arts Council will host a course on pottery hand building for beginners. The class will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm on February 5, 7, 12, 14. These four classes will come with instruction by Philippa Hackett and include three self- practice sessions at Open Studio Time. The cost for four classes and three practice sessions is $240 + clay. (Bag of 25 lb. clay is $20) Register by calling 828.884.2787. TC Arts Council 349 S. Caldwell Street Brevard, NC 28712 www.tcarts.org Have a group of friends and want to book a private class? Call TC Arts 828-884-2787!

Introduction to Handbuilding Jan. 8 - 17, 2019

Offered By: Transylvania Community Arts Council
Tuesdays & Thursdays January 8, 10, 15, 17 9:30 am –12:30 pm The TC Arts Council will host a course on pottery hand building for beginners. The class will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm on January 8, 10, 15, 17. These four classes will come with instruction by Philippa Hackett and include three self- practice sessions at Open Studio Time. The cost for four classes and three practice sessions is $240 + clay. (Bag of 25 lb. clay is $20) Register by calling 828.884.2787. TC Arts Council 349 S. Caldwell Street Brevard, NC 28712 www.tcarts.org This class will also be offered on the following dates: February 5, 7, 12, 14 Have a group of friends and want to book a private class? Call TC Arts 828-884-2787!

Art Journaling

Offered By: The Color Wheel
Take a beautiful meaningful journey into art Journaling

Pottery Open Studio Evenings

Offered By: Transylvania Community Arts Council
Pottery Open Studio Evenings Tuesday’s & Thursday’s 6 pm – 9 pm Dates: On-going Need a place to practice your pottery skills? The Transylvania Community Arts Council has space on Tuesday and Thursday evenings for potters to come in and work on hand building and wheel throwing. The open studio time is 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Cost for 8 classes is $150 + clay. To register call TC Arts Council 828.884.2787. The TC Arts Council is located at 349 S. Caldwell Street in Brevard, NC. www.tcarts.org

Pottery Open Studio Daytime

Offered By: Transylvania Community Arts Council
Dates: Ongoing Pottery Open Studio Daytime Monday’s & Wednesday’s 9:30 am – 12:30 pm Need a place to practice your pottery skills? The Transylvania Community Arts Council has space on Monday and Wednesday mornings for potters to come in and work on hand building and wheel throwing from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm. Cost for 8 sessions is $150 + clay. To register call TC Arts Council 828.884.2787. The TC Arts Council is located at 349 S. Caldwell Street in Brevard, NC. www.tcarts.org

Basic Woodturning

Offered By: Holland Van Gores
Learn the basics of using tools to shape a piece of wood into something of beauty or function. Advanced instruction also available. To contact Holland, email him at hollandvang@gmail.com

Private Music Lessons with Jason DeCristofaro (Doctorate in Music Education, ABD)

Offered By: Jason DeCristofaro
Jason DeCristofaro (Doctorate in Music Education, ABD), offers private lessons at flexible and affordable rates in the following areas: Composition/Arranging Jazz Theory and Improvisation Music Theory and Ear Training Percussion Piano For more information, please contact Jason DeCristofaro at (828)273-8254.

Life Drawing Practice

Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
[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 models 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

Figure Drawing: Body Landmarks

Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
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

Portraiture Painting

Offered By: Billy Smith
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

Beginners drawing class

Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
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

Beginners Drawing Class

Offered By: Coffee cARTS Studio
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

Beginners drawing

Offered By: Billy Smith
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

Private Custom Drawing and Painting Lessons

Offered By: Theresa Reuter
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

Learn to make all natural body products

Offered By: Blue Ridge Naturals
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.

Learn how to make all natural liquid soap from scratch

Offered By: Blue Ridge Naturals
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.

Colored Pencil Classes

Offered By: Rose Haynes
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.

Drawing Classes

Offered By: Rose Haynes
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.

Easy Harmonica Play Songs Right Away! House Calls! (Brevard)

Offered By: Charlie Story - Harmonica In Schools
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

Advanced Stained Glass

Offered By: Dave's Stained Glass
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.

Stained Glass for Beginners

Offered By: Dave's Stained Glass
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

I teach in my studio on Wednesdays and several times a year at Brevard College's Creekside studies.

Offered By: Martha Towler
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.

Composition Lessons

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

Lessons in Improvisation for All Instruments

Offered By: Bob Hamilton
Call now to schedule lessons! (884-4476)

Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced Piano and Woodwinds

Offered By: Bob Hamilton
Welcoming students of all ages. Classical and American music techniques. Call now to schedule lessons! (884-4476)