Calendar

You’re invited to Submit an Event to this calendar.   Events are reviewed before posting. 

Dec
20
Wed
Winter Break Art Camp at The Dalles Art Center
Dec 20 – Dec 23 all-day

Fused Glass Ornaments 12/20 with Stephanie Johnston & Charlene Fort
The glass in this class is an excellent medium for ornaments that will become fast family favorites on your holiday tree! In this class, children will learn some basic kilnformed glass skills including how to prepare molds with tools using safe techniques. Young artists will use sheet glass and frit to make elegant, hanging ornaments. All projects will be fired over night and ready to pick up on the following morning at The Dalles Art Center. All Ages (6 – 14)

Pottery Painting Plates 12/21 with Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield
This class introduces young artists to the use of color and design interpreted on functional ceramic pottery. Children will have a wide variety of glazes to choose from that are dishwasher and food safe. All projects will be fired in our kiln overnight and ready to pick up on the following morning at The Dalles Art Center. All Ages (6 – 14)

Winter/Holiday Acrylic Painting 12/22 with Sarah Starr
Young Artists will be offered a wide selection of winter landscapes images for inspiration in this studio style class. They will explore a winter palette, composition, value and perspective in the creation of a completed acrylic painting on canvas board. Their final product will make a lovely holiday gift. In addition, each student gets to take home a set of acrylic paints and brushes to practice at home. All Ages (6 – 14)

Hand Painted Gifts 12/23 with Sarah Starr
Young artists will be given a wide assortment of objects to paint on including (but not limited to) pieces of wood, rock, and 3-D shapes. A variety of Painting Techniques and an assortment of materials will be utilized in the creation of hand painted signs, rocks, and ornaments that will be perfect for the holiday season. Feel free to bring an inspirational message or word to class, but not required as we will build a list together. All Ages (6 – 14)