ART PORTFOLIO: AGES 16+
Instructor: Kristina Ellura
Eight 3-hour classes, $192R/$200NR 
Sat | 9am-12pm | 10/2-11/20
This class is for advanced students looking to work on a portfolio for college or other art applications. Focus on portfolio development and continue to develop skills in producing high quality works of art. A wide range of materials and processes will be further explored, and students will have the opportunity to focus on a chosen subject or medium. Please bring in desired art materials, works in progress and completed pieces for critique each class. Each class will be split between critique and work time. Ages 16+
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BATIK PAINTING SILK SCARVES
Instructor: Sarah Dressler
Three 1½-hour classes, $49.50R/$54.50NR, 
Tue | 2-3:30pm | 10/5-10/19
Come and explore this ancient technique of painting on fabric! Batik is an Indonesian technique of wax-resist dyeing applied to whole cloth. Batik uses layers of wax and dye to produce designs on fabric. Learn how to prepare your silk scarf, apply wax-resist, paint with dye and finish your scarf. Leave with a beautiful one-of-a-kind scarf. Additional $20 material fee. Ages 16+
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STROLL AND SKETCH AT ROCKWOOD
Instructors: Kathy Andrzejewski & Karen Berstler
One 2-hour class,
$5R/$10NR,
Sun | 1-3pm | 10/10
Bring any sized sketch pad and pencil for an enjoyable creative outing in the park. Take a nature walk with Kathy Andrzejewski, Certified Horticulture Therapist and learn about Rockwood Park historical facts, designs and creators. Stop at various locations to sketch the garden's beauty with instruction from drawing instructor, Karen Berstler. Participants are asked to bring their own sketch book and pencils as well as a portable stool or chair to sit on while sketching. Meet in the Mansion's Courtyard by the Visitor's Entrance to start the class. Ages 16+
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FURNITURE PAINTING 101 
Instructor: Sue Walton
One 2½-hour class, $27.50R/$32.50NR,
Wed | 6-8:30pm | 10/13
Wed | 6-8:30pm | 11/10
The perfect workshop if you're new to painting furniture. We'll cover all the steps, from prep to finish, and review the many ways to refresh and restyle your home with a pot of Fusion Mineral Paint, a few basic tools and some imagination! You will paint a small project to take home. Additional $15 material fee due to instructor. Ages 16+
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ALCOHOL INKS GONE WILD
Instructor: Lynne Robinson
Two 1½-hour classes, $33R/$38NR,
Wed | 10:30am-12pm | 10/13-10/20
Color! Vibrancy! Creativity! The alcohol inks supply the color and the vibrancy and you supply the creativity – but it’s easy (and fun). The inks are based in alcohol and give you bright, clear color. This class will help you get used to the medium and teach you some basic ways to move the inks to create startlingly brilliant patterns and amazing color combinations. Come try it – it’s magical in both color and in the surprise of your finished pieces. Additional $30 material fee due to instructor. Students will be able to take materials home at the end of class. Ages 16+
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FUNKY STEAMPUNK EARRINGS
Instructor: Sami Campbell Sarver
One 3-hour class,
$45R/$50NR,
Wed | 6-9pm | 10/13    
Learn how to construct dangle earrings made from gears, keys, and other stuff. These fun earrings tend to be rather long and very funky. Materials included in the cost of class. Ages 16+
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BEYOND BEGINNER’S WATERCOLOR
Instructor: Karen Berstler
Four 2-hour classes, $88R/$93NR,
Wed | 6-8pm | 10/20-11/10
Explore the use of light, shadow and color to create forms using watercolors. Focus on painting from life. Previous experience required. Additional $29 material fee due to instructor. Ages 16+
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INTERMEDIATE DRAWING
Instructor: Bob Palandrani
Four 2-hour classes, $88R/$93NR,
Mon | 6:30-8:30pm | 10/25-11/15
This is a course that will expand your skills to draw what you see. Working from still life objects, the course will teach the various techniques for drawing surface textures, transparencies, shadow and composition. If you’ve ever wanted to explore additional and unique drawing techniques then this is the course for you! Bring any size sketch pad and a pencil to the first class. Ages 16+
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ACRYLIC PAINTING STUDIO
Instructor: Jen Hintz Eggers 
Six 2-hour classes, $96R/$102NR, 
Tue | 6-8pm | 11/2-12/7
Explore acrylic painting techniques and color mixing through still life and landscape. Techniques include underpainting and glazing using mediums/additives. Participants can receive constructive feedback on their projects in this fun and supportive class. All skill levels welcome! Additional $30 material fee due to instructor (waived if participants provide their own materials). 
Ages 16+ 
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ALCOHOL INKS GONE WILD 2
Instructor: Lynne Robinson
Two 1½-hour classes, $33R/$38NR,
Wed | 10:30am-12pm | 11/10-11/17
Once you have learned the basics, take your skills to the next level with our advanced Alcohol Inks class. Supplies: Bring whatever supplies you already have and a hair dryer with an extension cord. Additional $30 material fee due to instructor for additional supplies that will allow you to experience new techniques and substrates to work on. You will leave class with at least 2 finished projects on yupo paper, metal, ceramic or glass. Previous experience required. Students will be able to take materials home at the end of class. Ages 16+
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FUROSHIKI: DYED WRAPPING CLOTH
Instructor: Sarah Dressler
One 1½-hour class,
$16.50R/$21.50NR,
Tue | 1:30-3pm | 11/16    
This holiday season give your gifts in beautiful and reusable hand-dyed fabric. Learn about and create your own Furoshiki, traditional Japanese wrapping cloths used to transport clothes, gifts, or other goods. Explore the process of fabric dyeing to decorate your cloth. Each piece will be graced with subtle color changes and stunning contrasts. Lastly, learn wrapping techniques as the finishing touch. Additional $20 material fee. Ages 16+
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WIRE WRAPPED STONE PENDANTS
Instructor: Sami Campbell Sarver
One 3-hour class,
$45R/$50NR,
Wed | 6-9pm | 11/17    
Learn to wire wrap three different types of stones to create three beautiful pendants. You will learn to create a wired self-bale and learn how to mount a regular bale. You will finish your creations with a choice of neckwear. Materials included in the cost of class. Ages 16+
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NEEDLE FELT ORNAMENTS
Instructor: Sarah Dressler
One 1½-hour class,
$16.50R/$21.50NR,
Tue | 6-7:30pm | 11/30
In this one session workshop we will introduce the basics of flat needle felting. Using special barbed needles we will take prefelt and wisps of wool roving to create beautiful seasonal ornaments. Open to beginners and experienced artists. Everyone can successfully create a finished piece. Additional $10 material fee due to instructor. Ages 16+
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ART OPS - VETERAN AND MILITARY ART PROGRAM
Instructor: Jane Quartarone
One 2-hour class,
$5 per session,
Thu | 6:30-8:30pm | Oct – Nov
*No class 11/11, 11/25
A Community Arts Program for Veterans and Military to explore your unique creative side and experiment with elements of art and design. Play with a variety of art forms including drawing, painting, collage and more! Learn how to express yourself creatively and build community by using art to tell your story with your own voice. No art experience necessary and no expectations! You only need a desire to express yourself. Materials included in the cost of class. Ages 18+
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WEAVING
Instructor: Gail Pietrzyk
One 3-hour class,
$15 per session,
Tue/Thu | 6-9pm | Oct-Nov
*No class 11/11, 11/22-11/25
Open Studio for beginning and experienced weavers to work on floor looms. Table top looms also available. Ages 16+
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VIRTUAL BEGINNER’S ACRYLIC PAINTING
Instructor: Jen Hintz Eggers
Two 2-hour classes,
$44R/$49NR,
Fri | 6-8pm | 10/8 & 10/15
Fri | 6-8pm | 11/12 & 11/19
Learn fundamental painting techniques, explore color mixing, and play with mark making by painting along with Jen Hintz Eggers. Practice your new skills in a fun and supportive environment by exploring a different theme each month. Material list will be provided. Ages 16+
To see monthly themes and register click HERE
WATERCOLOR WEEKNIGHTS
Instructor: Karen Berstler
One 2-hour class,
$22R/$27NR,
Tue | 6-8pm | 10/12
Tue | 6-8pm | 10/26
Tue | 6-8pm | 11/9
Paint along with our amazing watercolor instructor, Karen Berstler, in a series of one-night virtual painting workshops. Choose from curated themes and join us for one or all painting sessions. This series is ideal for someone with experience looking to practice their skills in a fun, helpful and encouraging environment. Bring your favorite paints and brushes to class! Ages 16+
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DRAWING AND PAINTING
Instructor: Jen Hintz Eggers
Eight 1½-hour classes,
$96R/$104NR,
Sat | 10:40am-12:10pm | 10/2-11/20
Experiment with a variety of themes while learning to draw and paint. Create beautiful pieces of art while exploring pastels, pencils, paint and more! Additional $30 material fee due to instructor. Ages 6-9
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FUN WITH CLAY
Instructor: Bridgette Zack
Eight 1½-hour classes,
$96R/$104NR,
Sat | 9-10:30am | 10/2-11/20
Learn techniques and create new pieces using coils, slabs, pinching and sculpting techniques. Additional $30 material fee due to instructor. Ages 6-9
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HANDBUILT CERAMIC HALLOWEEN LANTERN
Instructor: Bridgette Zack
One 1½-hour class,
$35R/$40NR,
Sat | 1-2:30pm | 10/9
Learn fundamental hand-building techniques and build your own holiday decoration! No experience needed. Because pieces will need to be fired, participants will be notified when pieces are ready to be picked up. Materials included. Ages 6-12
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PORTFOLIO BUILDING: AGES 10-16
Instructor: Seong Boyce
Eight 1.5-hour classes, $96R/$104NR,
Tue | 6-7:30pm | 10/12-12/7
No class 11/23
Develop and prepare your portfolio in drawing and painting. Concentrate on drawing in the first 4 weeks and color work in the second. Open studio time plus one-on-one advice from the instructor. Students will receive more information about materials after registration. Ages 10-16
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HOMESCHOOLING ART DAYS 
Instructor: Lisa Weddell
Four 1½-hour classes,
$66R/$71NR,
Tue | 11am-12:30pm | 10/26-11/16
Join us for our Homeschooling Art Days! This class will center on learning about wonderful different cultures through their art all while exploring different art materials. Additional $15 material fee due to instructor. Ages 6-10
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HANDBUILT CERAMIC CHRISTMAS TREE LANTERN
Instructor: Bridgette Zack
One 1½-hour class,
$35R/$40NR,
Sat | 1-2:30pm | 11/20
Learn fundamental hand-building techniques and build your own holiday decoration! No experience needed. Because pieces will need to be fired, participants will be notified when pieces are ready to be picked up. Materials included. Ages 6-12
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CONNECTING GENERATIONS WITH PRESCHOOLERS
Instructor: Lisa Weddell
One 1-hour class,
$25R/$30NR,
Thu | 11am-12pm | 10/7
Sat | 11am-12pm | 10/16
Thu | 11am-12pm | 11/4
Caregivers and children come create art and memories together! Try something new and experience art with your family and friends. Create fun art that will feature seasonal or holiday themes! Join one or join them all. These projects will be available to take home at the conclusion of the class. Additional $10 material fee. The cost of the class and material fee is for the caregiver and child. There must be at least one caregiver per child. Ages 3-5
To see themes and to register click HERE
CONNECTING GENERATIONS WITH TODDLERS: MAKE MEMORY KEEPSAKES
Instructor: Lisa Weddell
Two 1-hour classes,
$30R/$35NR,
Sat | 11am-12pm | 10/9 & 10/23
Sat | 11am-12pm | 11/6 & 11/20
Caregivers and children come create art and memories together! In this class, you and your toddler will create clay handprint holiday keepsakes! This class will have 2 sessions, one to create your clay handprint keepsake and the other to glaze your piece. There is time between the first and second class to allow the piece to be fired in the kiln. After the second class, the piece will have to be fired in the kiln a second time. You will receive an email after your second class informing you when the piece is ready for pick up. Additional $20 material fee. The cost of the class and material fee is for the caregiver and child. There must be at least one caregiver per child. Ages 12 months-3
To see themes and to register click HERE
CONNECTING GENERATIONS WITH BIG KIDS
Instructor: Lisa Weddell
One 1½-hour class,
$30R/$35NR,
Thu | 6-7:30pm | 10/21
Thu | 6-7:30pm | 11/18
Caregivers and children come create art and memories together! Create fun art that will feature seasonal or holiday themes! Join one or join them all. These projects will be available to take home at the conclusion of the class. Additional $10 material fee. The cost of the class and material fee is for the caregiver and child. There must be at least one caregiver per child. Ages 6-10
To see themes and to register click HERE
The Art Studio | 310 Kiamensi Road | Wilmington, DE 19804 | (302) 995-7661