ADULT ART WORKSHOPS THROUGHOUT NYC

Join us for weekly and monthly Art Workshops throughout NYC!

We believe that everyone benefits from creative time - especially us adults getting away from our phones!  With that in mind, we've partnered with local bars, cafes and businesses to offer a series of Art Workshops, designed for beginners to get back into using their hands and making art.  Check our schedule below for a class near you!

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Art Workshops @ Elite Minds Montessori

2nd Wednesdays of the month; 7:30-9:30pm
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Click on each title below to purchase tickets!

July 11th ~ Intro to Watercolor ~ Students will learn basic watercolor techniques and then complete a series of watercolor paintings!  Techniques will be demonstrated, followed by ample time for students to experiment with the materials and techniques on their own. Create your own masterpiece without the restrictions of "copying" the teacher.
$45/student including all art supplies

August 8th ~ Printmaking Exploration ~ Students in this class will learn basic relief printing techniques, creating their own linoleum printing plate from design to carving to printing.  We’ll use traditional water-based printing ink and brayers in this interactive and messy workshop!
$55/student including all art supplies

September 12th ~ Acrylic on Canvas ~ Students will learn basic acrylic painting techniques, which will be applied to their own finished paintings.  No need to “copy” the teacher in this workshop - we’ll give you the skills to create the painting of your choosing! One 8x10 canvas and canvas paper will be provided, along with all painting materials.
$55/student including all art supplies

October 10th ~ Printing on Tote Bags ~ Students in this class will learn basic relief printing techniques, creating their own linoleum printing plate from design to carving to printing.  We’ll use fabric printing ink to stamp a design on canvas tote bag - with each student leaving with their finished tote and re-useable stamp!
$60/student including all art supplies

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SPRING & SUMMER ART SERIES @ BROOKLYN BRAINERY

Thursdays 6:30-8:30pm

Enroll directly through Brooklyn Brainery

6/21 ~ DIY Printmaking ~ Students will explore traditional and non-traditional printmaking techniques that can easily be done at home.  We’ll use recycled cardboard to create traditional collagraph prints, as well as styrofoam sheets to replicate linoleum carving.  We’ll print with water-based printing ink and also permanent ink pads.  Wine corks, bottle caps and bubble wrap will also be explored to showcase how household items can also be used to create gorgeous prints!

6/28 ~  Intro to Watercolor ~ Students will learn basic watercolor techniques and then complete a series of watercolor paintings!  Techniques such a dry brush and wet into wet will be demonstrated by our teacher, followed by ample time for students to experiment with the materials and techniques on their own. Create your own masterpiece without the restrictions of "copying" the teacher.

7/5 ~ Intro to Watercolor ~ Students will learn basic watercolor techniques and then complete a series of watercolor paintings!  Techniques such a dry brush and wet into wet will be demonstrated by our teacher, followed by ample time for students to experiment with the materials and techniques on their own. Create your own masterpiece without the restrictions of "copying" the teacher.

7/12 ~ DIY Printmaking ~ Students will explore traditional and non-traditional printmaking techniques that can easily be done at home.  We’ll use recycled cardboard to create traditional collagraph prints, as well as styrofoam sheets to replicate linoleum carving.  We’ll print with water-based printing ink and also permanent ink pads. Wine corks, bottle caps and bubble wrap will also be explored to showcase how household items can also be used to create gorgeous prints!

7/19 ~ Block Printing Tote Bags ~ Students in this class will learn basic relief printing techniques, creating their own linoleum block stamp from design to carving to printing.  Stamps will then be used to decorate a canvas tote bag, which each student leaving class with a finished tote, reusable stamp and info on how to keep printing at home! Additional printing surfaces can be brought to class.

7/26 ~ Intro to Watercolor ~ Students will learn basic watercolor techniques and then complete a series of watercolor paintings!  Techniques such a dry brush and wet into wet will be demonstrated by our teacher, followed by ample time for students to experiment with the materials and techniques on their own. Create your own masterpiece without the restrictions of "copying" the teacher.

8/2 ~ Watercolor Exploration with Floral Inspiration ~ Students will learn basic watercolor techniques and then complete a series of watercolor paintings!  Techniques such a dry brush and wet into wet will be demonstrated by our teacher, primarily focused on depicting flowers, followed by ample time for students to experiment with the materials and techniques on their own. Create your own masterpiece without the restrictions of "copying" the teacher. Floral arrangements will be on hand for inspiration!

8/9 ~ Watercolor Card Creation ~ Students will learn basic watercolor techniques and then complete a series of watercolor paintings!  Techniques such a dry brush and wet into wet will be demonstrated by our teacher, followed by ample time for students to experiment with the materials and techniques on their own. Create your own masterpiece without the restrictions of "copying" the teacher. We’ll work towards creating a small series of painted cards.  Additional painting surfaces can be brought to class.

8/16 ~ Watercolor Exploration with Floral Inspiration ~ Students will learn basic watercolor techniques and then complete a series of watercolor paintings!  Techniques such a dry brush and wet into wet will be demonstrated by our teacher, primarily focused on depicting flowers, followed by ample time for students to experiment with the materials and techniques on their own. Create your own masterpiece without the restrictions of "copying" the teacher. Floral arrangements will be on hand for inspiration!

8/23 ~ Watercolor Card Creation ~ Students will learn basic watercolor techniques and then complete a series of watercolor paintings!  Techniques such a dry brush and wet into wet will be demonstrated by our teacher, followed by ample time for students to experiment with the materials and techniques on their own. Create your own masterpiece without the restrictions of "copying" the teacher. We’ll work towards creating a small series of painted cards.  Additional painting surfaces can be brought to class.

8/30~ DIY Printmaking ~ Students will explore traditional and non-traditional printmaking techniques that can easily be done at home.  We’ll use recycled cardboard to create traditional collagraph prints, as well as styrofoam sheets to replicate linoleum carving.  We’ll print with water-based printing ink and also permanent ink pads. Wine corks, bottle caps and bubble wrap will also be explored to showcase how household items can also be used to create gorgeous prints!

Enroll directly with Brooklyn Brainery.

@ BROOKLYN BRAINERY ~ 1233 Prospect Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11218