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Art Workshops for ages 11 - 14: Oil Painting
Designed for Rising 6th - Rising 9th Graders

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Date: July 17, 10:00 am
Location: The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
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Oil Painting

Local well-known plein air oil painter, Dawn Cohen, leads students through an oil painting, step-by-step, to a final, frameable piece. Along the way, students are exposed to the medium of oil, its qualities, possibilities, the tools that accompany an oil painter, and the overall nature of this rich, vivid, and bold medium. Instructor:  Dawn Cohen. View Dawn’s work at the Midnight Gallery on Elk Avenue. 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. $50

When: July 17th, 2018

Time:  10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Cost:  $50

 
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Weekly on Tuesdays, choose from watercolor (6/19), mixed media (6/26), cyanotype (7/3), henna (7/10), oil painting (7/17), art journal (7/24), textile design (7/31), dream catchers (8/7), cyanotype photo production (7/14). Ages 11-14. Instructors: Kimbre Woods, Judith Cassel-Mamet, Dawn Cohen, Mary Tuck, and Tori Carpenter. Workshops are 3-4 hours. Times Vary.  Prices Vary.

JUN 19 Watercolor

Recreate a gorgeous night sky galaxy painting by Mariya Kovalyov with your own take employing wash, salt, wet on wet, and wet on dry techniques. Instructor: Tori Carpenter. 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. $40


JUN 26 Spray & Splash

Play with pump sprays (non-aerosol), washes, stencils and collage to create surprising compositions full of layers, color and textures. Instructor: Judith Cassel-Mamet. 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. $45

JUL 3 Cyanotype Flags

In the spirit of Independence Day, make American flags using cyanotype, one of the oldest photographic printing processes. Instructor: Kimbre Woods of the Midnight Gallery. 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. $45

JUL 10 Henna Design

Learn the history of and contemporary uses of henna, and how to apply this ancient paste to the hands and feet in a practice known as Mehndi. Instructor: Tori Carpenter. 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. $40

JUL 17 Oil Painting

Local well-known plein air oil painter, Dawn Cohen, leads students through an oil painting, step-by-step, to a final, frameable piece.  Instructor: Dawn Cohen of the Midnight Gallery. 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. $50

JUL 24 Tags and Bags: Create Your Own Art Journals

Up-cycle paper bags and shipping tags to create unique art journals using collage and mixed media. Instructor: Judith Cassel-Mamet. 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. $45

JUL 31 Textile Design: Cut Velvet Silk Scarves

Using Alter Ego Dyes, learn a two-dye-in-one-bath technique to create a beautiful, 54-inch, dual colored, silk cut velvet scarf with fringe and a varied pattern. Instructor: Mary Tuck. 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. $50

AUG 7 Dream Catchers

Create your own dream catcher with wooden hoops and found natural objects such as feathers, arrowheads, beads, shells, leather and lace. Instructor: Tori Carpenter. 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. $40

AUG 14 Cyanotype Photo Production

Using a photographic process developed in the early 1800s, learn to produce and hand-tint cyanotype photos. Instructor: Kimbre Woods of the Midnight Gallery. 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. $55


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Upcoming Events
  TIME   EVENT   LOCATION
Tuesday, Jul 17
  9:00am-1:00pm Plein Air Oil Painting with Dawn Cohen The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
  10:00am Art Workshops for ages 11 - 14: Oil Painting The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
  11:00am Verdi’s Falstaff Dress Rehearsal Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
  4:00pm Creativity & Cocktails Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
  7:00pm Public Policy Forum Center for the Arts, 606 6th Street, Crested Butte
Wednesday, Jul 18
  9:00am Writing the Rockies
  9:00am Open Wheel Throwing The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
  9:00am-1:00pm Plein Air Oil Painting with Dawn Cohen The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
  8:00pm The King
Thursday, Jul 19
  9:00am-1:00pm Plein Air Oil Painting with Dawn Cohen The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
  3:00pm Watercolor and Wine Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
  7:30pm Verdi’s Falstaff Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Friday, Jul 20
  9:00am-1:00pm Plein Air Oil Painting with Dawn Cohen The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
  9:15am Simple Sketch
  3:50pm Crested Butte Writer's Network Meet-up Western State Colorado Unviersity
  7:30pm Verdi’s Falstaff Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
  10:00pm After Dark with Ron Earl Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Saturday, Jul 21
  9:00am-1:00pm Plein Air Oil Painting with Dawn Cohen The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
  7:30pm Verdi’s Falstaff Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Sunday, Jul 22
  9:00am-1:00pm Plein Air Oil Painting with Dawn Cohen The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
  4:00pm Reveal: The Creative Process The Princess Wine Bar Garden; 218 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
  7:30pm The Wild Chamber Music Party Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Monday, Jul 23
  9:00am-1:00pm Plein Air Oil Painting with Dawn Cohen The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
  5:30pm Jason Boland and the Stragglers Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Tuesday, Jul 24
  9:00am-1:00pm Plein Air Oil Painting with Dawn Cohen The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
  10:00am Art Workshops for ages 11 - 14: Tags and Bags The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
  4:00pm Creativity & Cocktails Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
  7:00pm Public Policy Forum Center for the Arts, 606 6th Street, Crested Butte
Wednesday, Jul 25
  9:00am Open Wheel Throwing The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
  9:00am-1:00pm Plein Air Oil Painting with Dawn Cohen The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
  11:00am Wine & Dine Tassinong Farms
  3:00pm Pinot & Van Gogh Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
  8:00pm Flights & Bites: "Dessert First" Octopus Coffee
  8:00pm Gypsy Jazz Goes South: Hot Club in Latin and South Crested Butte Center for the Arts; 606 6th Street, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Thursday, Jul 26
  9:00am-1:00pm Plein Air Oil Painting with Dawn Cohen The Art Studio; 111 Elk Ave Crested Butte, CO 81224
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