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12 Sprays of Christmas - NEW

$25

with Colleen Fahy, Wells-Ogunquit Adult Community Education

Calendar Dec 13, 2018 at 6 pm

It’s beginning to smell a lot like Christmas season. There are some smells that remind you of the holidays… spices apples,peppermint, and fur tress. You will want to have these smells in your house especially when friends and family are visiting and sharing holiday cheer. Instructor: Colleen Fahy has working with essential oils and wants to share her experiences with you. She is excited to havethe benefits of essential oils in supporting healthy cell function, anchoring healthy biochemistry and promoting physical andemotional detox.

 

Acrylic Pour Painting Part II

$19

with Tara Finlay, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Feb 13, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

In this sequel  to Beginner Acrylic Pours, we will focus on "swipes" where paint is poured differently than in the  beginner class, and then swiped using various implements to reveal layers of color. Popular swipe techniques such as Ocean Wave, Starburst, Paper Towel, and spatula swipes will be discussed. Each student will be able to choose their own colors and the swipe technique that appeals to them.  Please bring an small offset spatula (like you ice a cake with) or the instructor will have artist palette knives to experiment with. Materials fee of $30 payable to the instructor in class.

Adult Coloring
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Adult Coloring

$5

with Carol Palmer, Spruce Mountain Adult Education

Calendar Sep 28, 2018 at 10 am

Join us for a weekly adult coloring session.  We will supply you with all the materials you will need to enjoy your time.  Bring your family, friends, neighbors, co-workers and enjoy a "stress free" time.  You are welcome to bring in your own supplies. 

This class will take place on Fridays  10am-12pm. 

 

 

After-School Art Programs

Free

with RSU #13 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Oct 9, 2018 at 3 pm
4 additional sessions through Oct 18, 2018

Confirmation letters will be sent home to parents with more information. Our after-school arts programs are offered to a wide age range of students. Please be sure to register only for what class your student is eligible for. There will be a bus to program sites (for those starting right after school) however, there is no bus home. Please have arrangements made for the pick-up of your student. Let the art begin!

 

Art Club - (Grades 4 & 5) with instructor Cindy McGuirl. A variety of art topics using different techniques are offered throughout the year. Students get a brief lesson on how to use the new materials and then create their own, unique projects. Some topics are: Duct Tape Sculpture, Bookbinding and a Halloween mural. The class is flexible in topics. SCHEDULE: Begining October 9 - October 31 (BREAK FOR 3 WEEKS) starting again November 27 - December 19. Meets at Thomaston Grammer School. Tuesdays and Wednesdays you may sign up for one or both days. After school until 5:30. No class when school is closed, including but not limited to: holidays, early release days, and snow days.

 

Arts with Heart - (Grades 6 - 8) with instructor Alexis Iammarion. MURAL ARTS in the heart of Rockland! Think big, design big and lend your talents to a cause! This year-long painting workshop focuses on collaborative mural work and creating one-of-a-kind beautification on pieces for local organizations like our animal shelter, hospitals, schools, libraries and local businesses! SCHEDULE: Beginning October 11. Thursdays. Meets at Flanagan Community Building, YMCA. After school until 4:30. No class when school is closed, including but not limited to: holidays, early release days, and snow days.

 

Illustration and Graphic Novel Intensive - (Grades 9-12) with instructor Alexis Iammarino. This high school drawing intensive gives time, space and instruction to young artists interested in developing their drawing, narrative and character development skills. Artists in this workshop will each work on their own comic book or graphic novel, learn how to be a peer mentor and to work as a creative collectively to assist one another in becoming confident and independently driven artists! SCHEDULE: Beginning October 18. Thursdays. Meets at Flanagan Community Building, YMCA. 5:00-7:30pm. No class when school is closed, including but not limited to: holidays, early release days, and snow days.

 

Arts @ Work - (Grades 9 - 12, Mentorship Program) with instructor Alexis Iammarino. This year-long program introduces local high school students to professional practice in the arts and provides young artists an opportunity to express themselves through art in a positive environment while creating collaboratively and gaining experience in making public art to enhance their community. Designed specifically for high school students, this program aims to deepen artistic learning, enhance student portfolios, and introduce the skills and practices of community, studio arts, and arts administration. Students in this program develop an independent project that is at the core of their studio work and mentors and professionals in that field or medium(s) are matched based on project goals and interests. Entering into year two, RASA's/Arts @ Work program continues to partner with host site, the Center for Maine Contemporary Art’s ArtLab as a base for experiential and contemporary work in the arts. SCHEDULE: Beginning October 12. Fridays. Meets at CMCA, 21 Winter Street: After school - 4:30. No class when school is closed, including but not limited to: holidays, early release days, and snow days.

Angel Ornament

$12

with ELIZABETH GOODY, Noble Adult & Community Education

Calendar Nov 28, 2018 at 6 pm

Make beautiful angel ornaments for yourself or family and friends. Choose from two different styles and make as many as you like. Please bring a glue gun. A $5 materials fee is due to instructor. Location: Hanson School Art Room, Lebanon

1 session 

Will run

Art + Yoga: Workshop

$38

with Jeannine Burgess, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Feb 2, 2019 at 3 pm, runs for 1 week

This experience is for adults who want to tap into their own creativity... or for anyone who wants to play with shapes and colors! Allow your subconscious to surface, and create in a safe space for personal expression. The workshop will begin by inviting you to tap into your creative potential through a gentle 45-minute yoga practice designed to remove any external distractions and support you in grounding, centering and focusing your energy. Afterwards, you will take part in a mandala coloring session on a template specially designed for this workshop. Mandalas and sacred geometry have been used for centuries across many cultures as a tool to explore the innermost layers of the self. Join artist and yoga teacher Jeannine Burgess for a transformative workshop that brings together art and yoga to expand your vibration. In this workshop, you will have the opportunity to explore the mandala and experience new forms of creative expression. Art is the creative expression of the subconscious mind. It allows what is unconscious to come to the surface and be seen, heard, felt, and experienced. Yoga movements allow one to bypass the thinking mind and tap into the creative wisdom of the body.

Art + Yoga: Workshop 3/2

$38

with Jeannine Burgess, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Mar 2, 2019 at 3 pm, runs for 1 week

This experience is for adults who want to tap into their own creativity... or for anyone who wants to play with shapes and colors! Allow your subconscious to surface, and create in a safe space for personal expression. The workshop will begin by inviting you to tap into your creative potential through a gentle 45-minute yoga practice designed to remove any external distractions and support you in grounding, centering and focusing your energy. Afterwards, you will take part in a mandala coloring session on a template specially designed for this workshop. Mandalas and sacred geometry have been used for centuries across many cultures as a tool to explore the innermost layers of the self. Join artist and yoga teacher Jeannine Burgess for a transformative workshop that brings together art and yoga to expand your vibration. In this workshop, you will have the opportunity to explore the mandala and experience new forms of creative expression. Art is the creative expression of the subconscious mind. It allows what is unconscious to come to the surface and be seen, heard, felt, and experienced. Yoga movements allow one to bypass the thinking mind and tap into the creative wisdom of the body.

Art In an Evening: Paul Cezanne Inspired Still Life, Dec. 5 Messalonskee F18

$6

with Doreen Morgan, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education

Calendar Dec 5, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

In three hours you can paint a masterpiece and take it home. No art experience is needed! Doreen provides the paint, brushes, canvas, aprons, easels, and instructions to create your art project. You will leave with a smile and perhaps find your inner artistic self. Wonderful for gift giving or that room you have just redecorated. We will paint works originally by Vincent Van Gogh, Gustav Klimt, and Henri Matisse. A $45 materials fee is payable to the instructor at start of each class. Limit 18 students.





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