2018 

Southern Arts Society

Classes, Programs and Workshops

(all events subject to change without notice)


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SASi Free Program and Meeting Tuesday April 3rd at 7 pm
Artist Susan Lackey will work with us to make our own stamps for mixed media,
in advance of her upcoming workshop on April 21 “Abstracts You Will Love”.

Saturday April 21 

Painting Abstracts you will Love with Susan Lackey

Time:  9:30 AM-4:00 PM 
Cost: SASi members $80, Non-members $85 
Materials:  All Supplies Included 
Student Skill Level: All Levels   Ages: 15 and older
Lunch: Bring your own 
Class Description: This workshop is designed to help you make abstract art you feel happy about.  You will use inks, acrylics, various mark making tools to paint on a 16’x16” painting panel. And best of a


   SASi Free Program and Meeting Tuesday May 1st at 7 pm

   General Meeting and Officer Elections

Program – Jennifer Kirton will help us explore the illusion of translating an object from life to paper in a “round robin draw” using different techniques. Everyone will have a chance to explore and challenge themselves. We will supply paper and pencils. 

Doors open at 6:30 to meet and greet. Vote for officers at 7 pm, Program begins at 7:15 pm.


Saturday May 12 Drawing - Back to Basics with Todd Baxter 

Time: 9 am - 4 pm.  Cost: $55 SASi Members, $60 Non-members.
Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate. Ages: 14 & up  
Bring your own lunch.
Supplies for artists to bring: See list on SASi website.
Class Description: Students will focus on the basics of drawing; line, shape, value, proportions and composition. The more experienced you are, the more aware you become of the importance of mastering the basics. We will also work on improving rendering skills. 

Saturday May 19 Portrait Drawing with Todd Baxter
Time: 9 am - 4 pm.  Cost: $55 SASi Members, $60 Non-members.
Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate. Ages: 14 & up
Bring your own lunch.
Supplies for artists to bring: See list on SASi website.
Class Description: Learn how to create a good solid drawing by focusing on accurate proportions, capturing those important shadow shapes and honing your rendering skills. 

Five Week Acrylic Course For Beginners With Ron Shepard
Certified by the Moore Art School for Teaching Beginners
When:  Saturdays, June 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th, 2018

Time:  9 am to 3 pm (Doors open at 8:30 AM to set up)
Cost:  $325 for SASi Members, and $350 for Non-members 
(all supplies included plus take-home supplies)
Lunch:  Bring your own lunch … 45 minutes for lunch break
Skill Level:  Beginners or Refresher Course  Ages: 18 and up
Sign Up: Register and Pay for Class by May 23rd 

    

$$ = Fee 


New Pottery Classes for 2018 at SASi

Wheel Throwing or Hand Building

Session 1

Starting January 8   Rhonda Withers
PM Classes - Monday & Friday   5:30 to 8:30

 Starting January 9   Renee Matthews 

AM Classes - Tuesday & Thursday   9:00 to 12:00 


Renee Matthews 704-674-4517 (Day Classes)
Rhonda Withers 704-773-6138 (Evening Classes)
Call now to Register – Class size is Limited


New Pottery classes begin January 8 and 9. Renee Matthews and Rhonda Withers will teach hand building and wheel throwing. Classes meet twice a week for ten weeks and are offered daytime and evening. Cost is $160 for SASi Members and $170 for Non-Members. Included in cost: one bag of clay, use of studio tools and firing of class projects. Additional clay may be purchased as needed.


Additional Pottery Class sessions are:

Class Session #2 - April 9 – June 15

Class Session #3 - July 9 – Sept 14

Class Session #4 - Oct 1 – Dec 7 


Pottery Classes are ongoing throughout the year. 


For more information please call  

704.739.5585 (gallery hours)  

or email southernartssociety@gmail.com 

 



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About our Classes and Workshops

Southern Arts Society offers a variety of classes and workshops for all skill levels. Please read the listing to know the skill level and age limits for the class. Please read the class description for a list of supplies required for the student to bring. If any materials are provided by the teacher, that will be listed as well.

 Students should wear appropriate clothing for art classes, or bring an apron or smock to wear. Some paints and materials stain and cannot be removed from clothing.  Please bring your own snacks or lunch, unless noted otherwise.  

Canned drinks and water are available at SASI for .50 cents.

  

Please call Southern Arts Society at 704-739-5585 or email us at southernartssociety@gmail.com with any questions. 

You must register and pay in advance to reserve your seat in the class. Class size and seating are limited.


  Southern Arts Society is open Tuesday - Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Please call 704-739-5585

with any inquiries or appointments.