Make Your Own Holiday Gifts Classes at Jackson Art

Jewelry Making, Glass Painting. Mosaics & More…

PAINT BIG…Flowers!

(Acrylic Painting Workshop) With Joelle Goff
In this weekend workshop, Joelle will guide you through the process of creating a very large scale flower painting using acrylics. Students will first sketch  their flowers in proper proportion to create a dynamic composition. Attention will be giving to choosing a color palette, blending color, and how to build up a painting in layers starting with darks to lights. The small class size will allow students to receive one on one attention. Participants can bring their own flower photo or choose one from the instructor. This class is suitable for the beginner student or to those who have taken Joelle’s class before and want to move to the next level. A supply list will be emailed upon registration. Students will be required to bring their own acrylic painting supplies. A supply list will be emailed to registered students.
Saturday & Sunday,  Nov 21 & 22  10am-4pm   $195
(Open to teens age 16 and up)

NEW! PMC (Precious Metal Clay) JEWELRY DESIGN
With Karen Eisenberg

Make 2-3 pendants or earrings and a pendant.
In this class, students will learn techniques for working in precious metal clay (PMC). PMC is an amazing material that is similar to clay, but after firing in a kiln, becomes pure silver. The focus of this class will be will using interesting textures and designs to create one of a kind jewelry. Students will create two pendants or a pendant and earrings. The second class will be finishing and assembling. A materials fee of $65.00 will be payable to the instructor at the class. More PMC can be purchased at the class.
Tuesdays, Dec 1 and 8, 6-9 pm, $85  (for adults and kids 12 and up)

With Lori Stearns

Class will start promptly at 1pm.  Please arrive at least 15 min. prior to class starting. Fun for all ages! Spend an afternoon creating your own mosaic masterpiece! Choose your own colors and patterns. Our instructor will guide you step by step- easy, stress free, & affordable! $55 all supplies included. Open for adults and kids ages 7 and up. Kids under 13 years old must be accompanied by a registered adult.
Saturday, Dec. 5,  1-4pm  $55 supplies included

with Melanie Levitt

Why buy it when you can make it yourself? Class will start promptly at 1pm.  Please arrive at least 15 min. prior to class starting. Fun for all ages! Spend an afternoon creating your own hand painted snowman glasses. We will use special paint that will adhere to glass and won’t come off.  $35 includes two glasses.  (additional glasses can be purchased  for $6 each) Open for Adults and Kids ages 7 and up. (For adults & kids under 12 years old must be accompanied by a registered adult)
Saturday, Dec 19,  1-3pm  $35

ONGOING…with Melanie Levitt

In this intensive class, students will each work on their own individual painting or drawing project in either pencil/charcoal or oils/acrylics. They will choose from landscape or still life. Lessons will be given in sketching, creating a successful composition, color & value. Small class size allows for each student to receive lots of individual attention in a relaxed and nurturing environment. This class is open to all levels and abilities.  Students are responsible for the bulk of their own supplies and should bring a sketch book. Supply list will be sent to registered students. For a  fee of $45, Jackson Art can provide oil painting supplies for the three weeks including use of high quality oil paints, brushes, canvas, palette, etc.
Thursdays, 5:00-7:30 pm  $25 per/class    Ages 13-19 yrs
(Please note: Some scholarships available for those in need.

KIDS-After School Make your own HOLIDAY GIFTS!
with Melanie Levitt

In this 4 week after school class, students will spend time doing something fun & creative while also making unique gifts for their loved ones!  Each week we will create one gift and it will come home all wrapped up in hand made wrapping paper. Projects include: Snowman paintings, wooden hand painted ornaments, mosaic picture frames, handmade holiday vases with greenery and personalized holiday cards. Why buy gifts when you can make them yourself? Some scholarships available for those in need.  Mondays, Nov 30- Dec 21 (4 session)  3:45-5:15 pm pm  $85   7-14yrs  (Students from Jackson & Bartlett can take the bus to Jackson Art but need to arrange with the school

Ages 7 and up… $35 per/child with a minimum of 6 kids!
(Each additional child ONLY $25)
Choose your painting …
All kids leave with a finished 16×20 painting!
Advance booking required.
Call (603) 387-3463 for details


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