Sketching with a brush is just another way of thinking about applying paint. Come learn this expressive painting skill with artist Bob Nordbruch. We will mix and apply paints to canvas in a spontaneous, impressionistic style, conveying the feelings that can be found in combinations of light, shadow and color, from pale washes to bold rich tones. All materials are supplied. Registration is required.
Join Michele Rieder, a certified Zentangle Instructor on a relaxing meditative art form. Zentangling is a gentle practice that eases tension. Lovely pieces of art unfold naturally however, the true beauty of Zentangle lies in the creative process that allows for a calmness of spirit and an opening of the mind to relaxed, peaceful place allowing its artists to be fully present. This state creates multiple healing aspects throughout all life situations addressing physical, emotional and spiritual healing. Registration is required.
Join fine artist Mavis Liggett in the Lobby of Annie Penn Hospital, Reidsville, for an afternoon of beginner painting. Cancer Patients will learn to use water & oil based paints on canvas – along with color mixing, color theory and use of light and shadow to create your own original work of art. All materials are provided; class size is limited to 10 participants who are patients and survivors in the Reidsville area. Registration is required.
Zen Knitting is an old tradition with a relaxed, calm “Dancing Hands” approach. Enjoy the company of others as you learn or relearn to knit. Make a variety of items or just knit line upon line, no completed project necessary. Bring your own yarn and needles (Size 8 or larger, please) or use ours. Registration is required.
Anyone can learn to draw, and everyone can benefit! Join fine artist Jack Stratton for some simple lessons in basic drawing with charcoal on paper. No experience is needed for this three-part drawing class, where we will explore the creative side of ourselves and take part in one of the earliest forms of human art-making. All materials will be provided. Class size is limited. Please plan to attend all 3 sessions. Registration is required.