Jun
17
Mon
Open Studio at the Hirsch Center: Paint & Sketch on Your Own @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Jun 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Open Studio at the Hirsch Center: Paint & Sketch on Your Own @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States
The Open Studio at the Hirsch Center offers participants in Mavis Liggett’s Painting for Beginners and Bob Nordbruch’s Sketching with a Brush classes the opportunity to continue honing their skills as they work on current painting projects or start new ones. While this unstructured session will not be actively directed by an instructor, artists Mavis Liggett or Bob Nordbruch may drop in. Materials will be provided. Registration is required.

Jun
21
Fri
The Art of Pressed Flowers w/ Catherine Crowder @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Art of Pressed Flowers w/ Catherine Crowder @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

In this class, horticultural therapist Catherine Crowder will share the craft of creating a wooden flower press to discover the beautiful practice of preserving floral pieces. The press can be used to create a range of faded pastels to more vibrant tones.  Participants will take home a beautiful flower press to expand their imaginative approach to the use of natural materials; perhaps a leaf becomes a tree or petals form mountains. All materials will be provided. Class size is limited to 10 participants, and registration is required.

Jun
24
Mon
Filigree (Paper Quilling) w/ Elaine Heinl @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Filigree (Paper Quilling) w/ Elaine Heinl @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Paper Quilling or filigree is a relaxing art form of twisting small strips of paper into unique and beautiful 3-dimensional shapes, combining color and pattern to create a larger mosaic. Join in the making of personal mandalas. This meditative activity is enjoyable for women and men. All materials will be provided. Class size is limited to 10 participants, and registration is required.

 

Jun
28
Fri
Painting for Beginners w/ Mavis Liggett @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Jun 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Painting for Beginners w/ Mavis Liggett @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

Painting is an expressive art form that encourages focus as we discover how to see things in a new light. Join fine artist Mavis Liggett in exploring this classic artform. Participants will use paints on canvas and learn skills including color mixing, color theory and use of light and shadow to create an original work of art. All materials are provided. Class size is limited to 12 participants. Registration is required.

Jul
10
Wed
Open Studio at the Hirsch Center: Paint & Sketch on Your Own @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Jul 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Open Studio at the Hirsch Center: Paint & Sketch on Your Own @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

The Open Studio at the Hirsch Center offers participants in Mavis Liggett’s Painting for Beginners and Bob Nordbruch’s Sketching with a Brush classes the opportunity to continue honing their skills as they work on current painting projects or start new ones. While this unstructured session will not be actively directed by an instructor, artists Mavis Liggett or Bob Nordbruch may drop in. Materials will be provided. Registration is required.

Jul
19
Fri
Sketching with a Brush w/ Bob Nordbruch @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill
Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sketching with a Brush w/ Bob Nordbruch @ Hirsch Center at Revolution Mill | Greensboro | North Carolina | United States

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.