Handcrafted Happy Hour
This is the first in what will be an ongoing bi-monthly gathering for fiber-related artists. If you quilt, knit, crochet, weave, embroider, create macrame’, design clothing, do needlework, etc. – come on out to work on our projects alongside one another and meet other fiber-related artists. Makers of all skill levels are welcome! If you’d like to sketch or design; that’s welcome, too. Held on November 14th, 4-7 PM at Stone Cup Cafe. This event is free and open to the public.
AVA Critique Workshop
A monthly program for artists focused on helping each participant grow with positive feedback and insight from peers. Workshops are open to all visual artists, from hobbyist to seasoned professionals. Participants can bring up to two pieces, either 2D or 3D in any media. AVA Critique Workshop will meet the last Tuesday of every month from 6-9PM. Each session is free for AVA members and $10 for nonmembers. Facilitated by Courtenay James.
Watercolor Sketching with Jamie Barks
Watercolor sketching will introduce students to watercolor sketching and sketching on location. The class will cover the basics of sketch composition, supplies needed, gesture drawing, basic building perspective, working with ink and the basics of applying watercolor washes. Students will spend time sketching in Coolidge Park. All students will leave the class with all the materials needed to start a daily sketching habit. The class will be held on Sunday, November 4th from 1 - 5PM. Cost is $65 for members and $75 for non-members.