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Live Creatively Workshops

Get your creative hats on and head over to CALC for these fun, “Make & Take” workshops. Perfect fit for all skill levels and our busy lives. Snacks & beverages are provided to enhance the fun experience.

$15 per workshop + Material fees

Material fee is determined by class

Teen to Adult• Classes begin at 6:30 p.m.

Mixed Media Swap Night

Teacher: Cathy Stone

Date:  Wednesday, March 21

Collage and mixed media artists and those who wanna be!  Join us for a fun night of swapping ideas, methods and materials. Bring your unwanted, extra, or orphaned materials (paints, mediums, glitter, paper products, books, trinkets, photos) and we will trade with each other and find some new treasures! Bring a project to work on...or we will have artist trading card blanks to create and trade!

Fee: $15.00    Materials fee: None

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Paper Making

Teacher: Jeanney Wharton

Date:  Wednesday, April 11

Learn the basic process & simplicity
of creating from pulp to paper.

Materials fee: $10

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Multi Media Journal Making

Teacher: Jeanney Wharton

Date:  Wednesday, May 10

Learn to fold and decorate paper to create this journal for words of reflection.

Materials fee: $15

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Craft Beer & Clay

Teacher: Thom Bissey

Cost per session:
$35 member/$40 non-member
plus $20 materials fee per person

Classes start at 7 p.m.

A fun night out at CALC.

Class & materials fee includes all materials and instruction as well as beverages and snacks. All skill levels welcome- our experienced potter, Thom Bissey, will insure that you’ll create a successful piece.

Friday, February 23rd
Friday, March 9th
Friday, April 13th
Friday, May 18th
(Each Date is a separate class)

Private classes can be arranged for groups of 6-10 people

Thom Bissey has been a professional potter since 1987, he was educated in high-fire ceramics but moved to alternative firing experimentation. His work has been shown nationally and internationally.

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Open Paint Studio

Thursdays at 7 p.m. •  $10 per session

Work along with other CALC artists! Session begins with a 15-30 minute demonstration on various techniques followed by a 2 hour independent work session. Bring your own materials, work on your own project.

March 8 • Cathy Stone, Facilitator

Cathy will discuss support choices for your paintings (canvases, cradled panels, etc)

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April 12 • Carol Reed, Facilitator

“Ways to Abstraction”  We will explore various ways to create abstract paintings

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May 10 • Cathy Stone, Facilitator

Cathy will introduce the rule of thirds as it applies to composing your works.

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CALC Refund Policy for Art Classes

Carlisle Arts Learning Center does not provide a cash refund for cancellation of art classes, unless the class is cancelled by CALC. If the student cancels with a notice of at least 30 days prior to the start of the class a gift certi cate will be issued for 100% of the class fee. If the student cancels with less than 30 days prior notice a gift certi cate will be issued for 90% of the class value.