ADULT CLASSES

Canvas and Cocktails @ Solciety

All Solciety Classes will meet at Solciety, 419 First Avenue East, Kalispell, Montana

Glass Fusing

November 20

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Canvas and Cocktails: Glass will be our canvas!

Join us for a fun evening of guided art while enjoying great drinks and food from SunRift Brewery. Each session comes with all of the supplies needed to create your project, appetizers and a free beverage from SunRift Brewery. Additional drinks will be available for purchase.

Glass Fused Ornaments

Melanie will teach you how to design, cut and create up to 4 fused glass ornaments. SunRift Brewing will be serving up smoked chicken street tacos with chips and salsa and beer.

$45 per person

Colorful Bear

December 18

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Canvas and Cocktails: Colorful Bear

Join us for a fun evening of guided art while enjoying great drinks and food from SunRift Brewery. Each session comes with all of the supplies needed to create your project, appetizers and a free beverage from SunRift Brewery. Additional drinks will be available for purchase.

Colorful Bear Painting

In this class, we will paint a colorful bear while learning about complimentary colors and brush stroke. Artists will transfer a bear picture, choose a color palette and practice bold brush work. SunRift Brewery will be serving up smoked chicken ceasar wraps with a glass of wine!

$45 per person

Clay Workshops

Beginning Wheel Throwing

Sept. 14 - Nov. 2

8 week course

Mondays  10 am - 1 pm

Learn the basics of using the potter's wheel! Dive into wedging, centering, and pulling to create functional pottery forms. This class will explore mugs, bowls and plates.  

$250, includes a co-op membership for the duration of the class, glazing and firing of work.

 

Wheel Refresh

Sept. 9 - Oct. 28

8 week course

Wednesday's  2 pm - 5 pm

 

A perfect class for those with (some) previous clay experience who want to revisit or revamp their technical and creative ideas! Refresh your knowledge while building new skills and creating original art work and pottery.

$250, includes a co-op membership for the duration of the class, glazing and firing of work

 

 

 

Clay Surfaces 101

Sept. 13 - Nov. 1

8 week course

Sunday's  12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Learning how to make with clay is only half of the process! In this class, we will focus on surface design by using pieces made in class to explore the many possibilities of decorative slips, underglazes and traditional glazes to create unique and personalized art!

$250, includes a co-op membership for the duration of the class, glazing and firing of work.

Hanging with my Gnomies

Hangin With My Gnomies

Make your own gnome friends in this fun workshop. September 18th, we sculpt our gnome friends clay. Return on September 26 for a fun glazing workshop.

6 pm - 9 pm

$55 / $45 for co-op members

Handmade Clay Gifts

Make your very own customized clay gifts for other's or yourself! Join us for Plates and Bowls Night, Cups and Mugs night or both! Once your pieces have been fired, return to paint your creations and finalize your handmade gifts!

 

Plates and Bowls Night

Wednesday, October 14th

6 pm - 9 pm

Come Back to Paint on November 7

6 pm - 9 pm

$55 / $45 co -op members

 

Cups and Mugs Night

Wednesday, October 21

6 pm - 9 pm

Come back to paint on November 7

6 pm - 9 pm

$55 / $45 co-op members

Spoons!

Hang out with Jeanne in the studio and learn to make clay spoons. Spoons will be fired to cone 6 and clear glazed making them suitable to use as serving utensils. 

BYOB

$35 per class, includes materials

Thursday, Oct. 22 6-9pm

Thursday, Nov. 19 6-9pm

Tuesday, Dec. 8 6-9pm

Please call the studio to sign up for a specific day. (406) 862-5929

Ceramic Bead Making

Hang out with Jeanne in the studio making your own clay beads creating unique and funky jewelry and trinkets.  No experience needed! 

BYOB

$35 per class, includes all materials

 Thursday, Oct. 15 6-8pm

 Thursday, Nov. 12 6-8 pm

Tuesday, Dec. 1 6-8 pm

Beads will be ready for glazing one week after class.

Please call the studio to sign up for a specific day. (406) 862-5929

Painting and Drawing

Collaged Painting

5 weeks, September 9 - October 7

 Wednesdays, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Using acrylic paints as our primary medium, we'll learn various techniques to embed items like paper, small objects or other paintings, into the paintings we are making! The effect is a compelling combination of collage and painting, resulting in one of a kind artworks. All experience levels are encouraged to join!

$135

Still Lifes Explored

Online

Live weekly interaction time via zoom: Wednesdays 11:30 am - 1 pm

This beginner to intermediate acrylic painting 

class will dive into the world of still lifes. Learn three distinctive painting styles, Impressionism, Cubism, and modernism, while building your knowledge of working with acrylic paints. 

Weekly live demonstrations and Q&A sessions, as well as on-demand videos, links, and digital handouts are curated and designed to engage and inspire you from the comfort of home.  Can't make the Live Zoom Meeting times? No problem, meetings will be recorded and posted to our online classroom platform for on-demand viewing!

 

Live Zoom Meetings Times, Wednesday’s 11:30-1pm

September: 16, 23, 30, October: 7, 14, 21, 2020

 

Students will have access to all course material, and videos until October 31st 2020.

$75

Painted Cards and Postcards

Online

Join Stephanie in this on-demand, step-by-step, relaxing, fun, and approachable painting class! Adult and kid friendly, this class is fun to do by yourself or with friends and family! Create unique and modern designs, learn a masking technique, and gain general information, tips, and tricks when working with Acrylic Paints. 

Share your art and brighten someones day with your very own hand painted cards and postcards! 

 

*This class includes PDF's: Materials List, Color Wheel Chart, Color Scheme Cart*

$15

Canvas and Cocktails

September 4

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Fall Birch Trees, Inspired by Melissa Graves-Brown

Join Stephanie as she leads you through a step by step painting tutorial of a Fall Birch Tree landscape inspired by artist Melissa Graves-Brown original artwork!

BYOB

$35 / $30 members

Canvas and Cocktails

October 2

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Harvest Moon, Inspired by Megan Aroon Duncanson

Join Stephanie as she leads you through a step by step painting tutorial of a fantastical Harvest Moon inspired by artist Megan Aroon Duncanson original artwork!

BYOB

$35 / $30 members

Canvas and Cocktails

November 6

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Join us for a fun night of guided painting!Bring your own snacks and drinks and we will do the rest!

BYOB

$35 / $30 members

Glass Fusing

Enameling on Glass

September 16

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Create a beautiful wall hanging using glass frit and enamel paint!

$45 members / $55 not-yet members

Members, please call to sign up

Holiday Ornaments

October 21

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Get a jump start on the holidays with this face paced class where students will create up to 5 fused glass ornaments!

 

$45 members/ $55 not yet members 

Members, please call to sign up

Pot Melt Plates

November 18

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Work with strips of glass cut from pre-made “Pot Melts” to create a one of a kind 8 inch slumped plate 

$45 members / $55 not yet members

Members, please call to sign up

www.stumptownartstudio.org

145 Central Ave.

Whitefish, MT 59937

Tel: (406) 862-5929