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HOW TO REGISTER AND PAY FOR CLASSES & WORKSHOPS:
DOWNLOAD A REGISTRATION FORM FROM OUR WEBSITE orpick one up at Lakewood Arts or register online
MAIL or DELIVER your registration form and payment to: Lakewood Arts Council, 6731 West Colfax Avenue, Lakewood, CO 80214     Open Wed-Sunday from 11:00AM to 4PM. Closed Monday and Tuesday.

OR you may register and pay using a credit card by calling Lakewood Arts at (303) 980-0625 during regular business hours
OR  use the "BUY Now" buttons below on the website to purchase a class.  Your name will be entered on the registration page at the gallery . You will receive an email receipt from paypal.  Online payment for March classes will be added so0n (you can call the gallery anytime.

*To assist our instructors with planning, we’d appreciate having a completed registration form and payment by the deadline given for each class or workshop description. THE REQUIREMENTS ARE NOT ALL THE SAME.

*If enough students do not register for a class, it may be cancelled. You will be notified and your fee refunded for any classes that an instructor cancels.
. Your name address and phone number will be given to the instructor in the rare case that a problem occurs and a class needs to be changed.  

Please read the class description carefully for materials and start times for a class.  Classes are nonrefundable unless it is canceled  (Fees will be refunded within 14 days). 

Lakewood Arts 2018 Winter Art Classes and Workshops   (see spring classes below)

OIL PAINTING CLASSES,
all levels  Instructor: Barbara Tobiska. If you need help with supplies, call Barbara at 720-989-9128.
Drawing, composition and oil painting. Class members will collaboratively select the subjects to paint. Students will bring their own paints and materials. Barbara has a large following, so be sure and sign up soon, as she is combining her two classes into just one during our winter schedule.

$60.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members -                                             ​$65.00 for non-LAC members     

​Minimum 4 students / Maximum 10 students
Thursday mornings from January 18th through February 22nd (six sessions) from 9:45 AM to 12:00 NOON
Deadline for registration and payment to Lakewood Arts Council is Wednesday, January 17th by 3:00 PM. (If you must cancel for any reason, please call and let us know by same deadline in order to receive a refund.)

SATURDAY EVENING SIP & POUR WORKSHOP, all levels Instructors: Sheila Bobay McFather and Kristie Kerr. Phone/text Sheila at (303) 462-3738 or Kristie at (720) 323-1194 if you have any questions.
Learn techniques for “pouring” acrylic paints using different mediums to create beautiful, colorful non-objective artwork. All supplies will be provided, including a complimentary glass of wine and snacks. Bring yourself or invite friends or family to attend.  No art experience required to enjoy this process!
$25.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members                                                35.00 for non-LAC members     

​Minimum 4 students / Maximum 12 students
Saturday, January 13th from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM.   Register and pay up to 6:15 day of the workshop. (If you’ve paid earlier but must cancel, please call Lakewood Arts by 4:00 PM on Friday, January 12th and 


PAINTING ON YUPO, all levels  Instructor :Gail Firmin. Email gbfirmin@comcast.net or call (303) 972-3343 if you have any questions.
Always wanted to try painting on YUPO? Here’s your chance! Instructor will supply two sheets of YUPO per student to learn the YUPO transfer process. We will create colorful underwater scenes. Bring your own watercolor supplies: gaterboard or another support, tape, brushes, water bowl, spray bottle, pencil and kneaded eraser, paper towels and a palette with watercolor paints. Minimum 4 students / Maximum 12 students
$30.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members -                                                $35.00 for non-LAC members      

Saturday, January 20 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM.  You may register and pay Lakewood Arts up until day of the workshop. (If you have to cancel for any reason, please call Lakewood Arts and let them know.)

JUST THE BASICS WORKSHOP: COPYRIGHT & OTHER IP LAW FOR ARTISTS   Instructor: Cheryl Adams. If any questions call 720-200-0777 (doesn’t accept texts) or email mbadamsjr@msn.com.  Cheryl Adams, J.D. Law, will give an overview of the important basics of the three main areas of intellectual property law that affect visual artists: Copyright, Trademark, and Privacy/Publicity Rights Minimum 3 students / Maximum 30 students.
$20.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members -                                                           $25.00 for non-LAC members 

     
Sunday, January 21st from 3:00 to 4:00 PM.
Deadline for registration and payment to Lakewood Arts Council is due NO LATER THAN Saturday, January 20th AT 4:00 PM. (If you have paid early and must cancel for any reason, please call Lakewood Arts and let them know by same deadline in order to get a refund.)

See below for more workshops by Cheryl Adams.  All workshops are $20-$25 each  or click here for more information.
 
YOG(A)RT WORKSHOP, all levels  Instructor: Beth Bosser Adcock – Text (612) 803-2282 or email bethbossert@mac.com if you have any questions. Also, her yoga website is www.blueskyoga.com.
Come enjoy vinyasa flow yoga with meditation and then creation of your own personal mandala design during the second half of the workshop. Your instructor is a full-time art educator and also a yoga instructor at Blue Sky Yoga. Bring a yoga mat and water bottle. There will be a few mats on hand if you don’t have one. Wonderful music and snacks will also be available. All your painting materials are available for an additional materials fee of $15.00.  

          A separate $15.00 materials fee directly to instructor at the workshop) Minimum 4 students / Maximum 10 students
Three separate Saturday workshops to choose from, each from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM:  

FEB 3rd, $20.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members                                           $25.00 for non-LAC members 


MAR 3rd ​$20.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members                                         $25.00 for non-LAC members 


APR 7th. ​$20.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members                                         $25.00 for non-LAC members 
Deadline for registration and payment to Lakewood Arts Council is due NO LATER THAN 3:00 PM THE THURSDAY PRIOR TO ANY WORKSHOP(s) THAT YOU CHOOSE TO ATTEND. (If you must cancel for any reason, please call Lakewood Arts by same deadline in order to receive a refund.)

 TRY MOSAICS WORKSHOP, all levels  Instructor: Lynnette Kupferer. Email eleplanck3@hotmail.com with any questions.
Learn how to cut, glue and grout your beautiful mosaic art piece! All materials are provided. Grab a friend and come enjoy the fellowship and creativity.

Minimum 4 students / Maximum 12 students
$40.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members -                                                      $50.00 for non-LAC members      


Two day workshop is on Monday, February 5th from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, and Tuesday, February 6th from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
Deadline for registration and payment to Lakewood Arts Council is NO LATER THAN Saturday, February 3rd  (If you have to cancel for any reason, please call Lakewood Arts by same deadline in order to receive a refund.)

SATURDAY EVENING DRINK-N-INK WORKSHOP, all levels Instructors: Sheila Bobay McFather and Kristie Kerr. Phone/text Sheila at (303) 462-3738 or Kristie at (720) 323-1194 if you have any questions.
Learn techniques of using Alcohol Ink to create beautiful, colorful non-objective artwork. All supplies will be provided, including a complimentary glass of wine and snacks. Bring just yourself or invite friends or family to attend with you. No art experience required to enjoy this funtastic process!
$25.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members -                                                 $35.00 for non-LAC members    


  Minimum 4 students / Maximum 12 students
Saturday, February 10th from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM.                Register and pay up to 6:15 day of the workshop. (If you’ve paid earlier but must cancel, please call Lakewood Arts by 4:00 PM on Friday, Feb. 9th and let them know in order to receive a refund.)

WATERCOLOR FLORALS WITH MIXED MEDIA, all levels Instructor: Gail Firmin. Email gbfirmin@comcast.net or call (303) 972-3343 if you have any questions.
Celebrate spring with a fun mixed media floral. Instructor will supply spray webbing. We will use a combination of techniques to create different effects for this project. Bring your own watercolor supplies: 140lb watercolor paper (1/4 sheet or 11”x15”), gatorboard or support, tape, brushes, water bowl, spray bottle, pencil and kneaded eraser, paper towels and a palette with watercolor paints.
$30.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members -                                                 $35.00 for non-LAC members    

 

Minimum 4 students / Maximum 12 students
Saturday March 17 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM. 
You may register and pay Lakewood Arts up until day of the workshop. (If you have to cancel for any reason, please call Lakewood Arts and let them know.)

MIXED MEDIA COLLAGE WITH ENCAUSTIC WAX WORKSHOP, all levels  Instructor: Carolyn Berry. Email carolynberryart@gmail.com with any questions.  No experience required, only an adventurous spirit! Explore using encaustic wax as a medium for collage, photo transfer, and working with color. Bring your lunch. Materials will be provided, but feel free to bring small magazine images, thin fabric pieces, or laser photo copies to personalize several 5”x7” panels.
$35.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members -                                                 $45.00 for non-LAC members    

 Minimum 4 students / Maximum 15 students
Saturday, March 24 from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
Deadline to register and pay Lakewood Arts is Wednesday, March 21 by 4:00 PM. (If you’ve paid earlier but have to cancel, please call Lakewood Arts by same deadline and let them know in order to receive a refund.)

​ACRYLIC POUR CLASSES                 

 Acrylic pouring is a more abstract no brush approach to let your creativeness flow onto the canvas.  No experience needed
Reserve your seat today before its gone.  $35.00 per class, or if you preregister and pay for all 8 classes before the 1st class starts, you only pay $240.00 for all 8 classes.  Save $40.00.                                                     

Call Lakewood Arts to reserve and pay for your spot 303-980-0625 Or complete the registration form for 2018winter classes/workshops    OR pay online.                                                 
Class 1: Intro to Acrylic Pouring $35.00 for this class only or $240.00 for all 8 classes              

Tuesday February 20th 6:00p.m.-8:00p.m.  4 students minimum 17 max
In this class you will learn the basics needed to let your creativeness flow onto the canvas such as Acrylic paint basics, mediums, paint mixing, cell forms, swiping, and tilting.  The 1st pour technique will be a puddle pour.  On 1 8x10 canvas.  Painting supplies provided & additional canvases 

Class 2: We’re Flipping Cups $35.00 for this class only or $240.00 for all 8 classes                         

   Saturday March  24th 6:00p.m.-8:00p.m.  4 students minimum 17 student max
In this class you will learn the dirty flip cup, multiple dirty flip cups, and the push-n-pull. You will complete 2 8x10 canvases.  Painting supplies provided & additional canvases available for purchase.

 Class 3: Ribbons And Bows $35.00 for this class only or $240.00 for all 8 classes                         

   Tuesday March 27th
6:00p.m.-8:00p.m.  4 student minimum 17 student max
In this class you will learn the ribbon pour, as well as negative space pouring.  You will complete 2 8x10 canvases.  Painting supplies provided & additional canvases available for purchase

Class 4: Pouring Is In The Air $35.00 for this class only or $240.00 for all 8 classes                     
Saturday March 31st  6:00p.m.-8:00p.m. 4 student minimum 17 student max
In this class you will learn and use different air blowing techniques to paint with.  You will also learn how to use a string/chain to create designs on your canvas.  You will complete 2 8x10 canvases.  Painting supplies provided & additional canvases available for purchase.

Class 5: Flower Power $35.00 for this class only or $240.00 for all 8 classes                             

 Tuesday March 6th 6:00pm-8:00p.m.  4 student minimum 17 student max
In this class you will learn how to use other objects in the pour such as a toilet paper roll and bottle.  You will complete 2 8x10 canvases.  Painting supplies provided & additional canvases available for purchase.

Class 6: Swiping & Dipping $35.00 for this class only or $240.00 for all 8 classes                     

 Saturday March 10th 6:00p.m.-8:00p.m. 4 student minimum 17 student max
In this class you will learn how to do advance swiping to create nice cells. You will also learn how to dip paint the canvas.  You will complete 3 8x10 canvases.  Painting supplies provided & additional canvases available for purchase.

Class 7: Fractals $35.00 for this class only or $240.00 for all 8 classes                                           

Tuesday March 13th 6:00p.m.-8:00p.m.  4 student minimum 17 student max
In this class you will learn how to use alcohol to create different extraordinary reactions to you acrylic pour.  In this class you will complete 2 8x10 canvases.  Painting supplies provided & additional canvases available for purchase.

Class 8: The Grand Finale $35.00 for this class only or $240.00 for all 8 classes                       

 Tuesday March 19th 6:00p.m.-8:00p.m. 4 student minimum 17 student max
In this class you will use what you have learned to pour over a 3d object.  You will also use your favorite technique to create your final master piece on a 16x20 canvas. Painting Supplies provided & additional canvases available for sale. Bring your own 3d form


Lakewood Arts 2018 Spring  Art Classes and Workshops

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INTRODUCTION TO FLUID PAINTING (acrylic pouring), Beginning to Intermediate Instructor KRISTIE KERR. Call (720) 323-1194 or email acrylicpoursignup@gmail.com if you have any questions. During these five classes you will learn about what supplies you need to create successful acrylic pours, the various techniques used to accomplish different effects, such as how to do a puddle pour, a dirty pour, the flip cup technique, a ribbon pour, and swiping techniques. Canvases and a tote bag to pour on will be provided. However, there will be a separate MATERIALS FEE of $100 payable directly to Kristie at the first class, OR it can be broken into separate payments to the instructor of $20 at each class.                                                                                                           Facebook: Acrylic Pouring Colorado

COST:                   $90.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members                               $100.00 for non-LAC members                

12:00-2:00 PM on Tuesdays, April 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and May 1st  (5 classes)        Minimum 4 students - Maximum 16

DEADLINE TO REGISTER & PAY IS FRIDAY, MARCH 30th

 

ADVANCED FLUID PAINTING (acrylic pouring), Advanced  Instructor KRISTIE KERR. Call (720) 323-1194 or email

acrylicpoursignup@gmail.com if you have any questions. During these five classes, we will focus on things you can do after an acrylic pour. We will be making vinyl clocks, 3D art with masks, painting over a pour, and making a purse. You will need to bring a previously completed pour on a canvas for painting over the pour, and another previously completed pour on a canvas for making the purse. There will be a separate MATERIALS FEE of $100 payable directly to Kristie at the first class, OR it can broken into separate payments to the instructor of $20 at each class.                                                                                                                 Facebook: Acrylic Pouring Colorado

COST:                   $90.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members                               $100.00 for non-LAC members                

6:00-8:00 PM on Tuesdays, April 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and May 1st  (5 classes)                         Minimum 4 students - Maximum 16

DEADLINE TO REGISTER & PAY IS WEDNESDAY, MARCH 30th

 

OIL PAINTING
, all levels Instructor BARBARA TOBISKA. Students bring their own supplies, but if you need help with what to bring, call Barbara at 720-989-9128.

Drawing, composition and oil painting. Class members will collaboratively select the subjects to work on. Students will bring their own supplies. Barbara has a large following, so be sure to register and pay early to reserve your spot in her class.

COST:                   $60.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members                               $70.00 for non-LAC members                

9:30 AM to Noon on Thursdays, APRIL 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th, May 3rd & 10th (6 classes)           Minimum 4 students - Maximum 12

DEADLINE TO REGISTER & PAY IS SUNDAY, APRIL 1ST

 

DRAWING BOOT CAMP, Beginning to Intermediate Instructor CHERYL ADAMS. Call (720) 200-0777 or email

mbadamsjr@msn.com if you have any questions. Contact Cheryl to have her email a list of supplies to you, or pick up the separate flyer that she will have displayed at the gallery in March. These four classes will focus on learning, in this order, techniques for drawing using: Graphite!/You and your ebony pencil get acquainted with focus on capturing light and shadow – Think Ink/Fun things to do with pen and ink – Charcoal!/ Go dark with charcoal & subtractive techniques - Colored Pencil!/Mixing color and making patterns.

COST:                   $70.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members                               $80.00 for non-LAC members                

3:00-5:00 PM on Sundays, April 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th (4 classes)                                         Minimum 2 students - Maximum 15

DEADLINE TO REGISTER & PAY IS WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4th

 

MARKETING: NO MORE STARVING ARTIST
  Instructor KRISTIE KERR. Call (720) 323-1194 or email acrylicpoursignup@gmail.com

Come, let me show you in this series of four classes how NOT to become a starving artist!  What have I done differently to boost my art career? We are going to go over your portfolio, two-minute story, sales process, how to sell your artwork, how to maximize your earning potential per piece and in general. You will also learn how to make social media work for you! Art classes or no classes?  Selling online? You will learn how to network and how to market yourself in this competitive world. You’ll learn how to work smart, but not too hard, so you can still  have fun creating your art, but still make a profit.                                                           Facebook: Acrylic Pouring Colorado

COST:                   $100.00 for Lakewood Art Council members                               $110.00 for non-LAC members                

6:00-8:00 PM on Mondays, April 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th (4 classes)                                        Minimum 4 students - Maximum 16

DEADLINE TO REGISTER & PAY IS THURSDAY, APRIL 5th

 
INTERMEDIATE FLUID PAINTING (acrylic pouring), Beginner to Intermediate Instructor KRISTIE KERR. Call (720) 323-1194 or email

acrylicpoursignup@gmail.com if you have any questions. During these five classes we will be going over using different techniques to achieve different results, such as flower pouring, string effect, fractals, dip painting and 3D pieces. Canvases and terracotta pots will be provided. However, there will be a separate MATERIALS FEE of $100 payable directly to Kristie at the first class, OR it can broken into separate payments to the instructor of $20 at each class.                                                      Facebook: Acrylic Pouring Colorado

COST:                   $90.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members                                             $100.00 for non-LAC members              

12:00-2:00 PM on Tuesdays, May 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th and June 5th  (5 classes)       Minimum 4 students - Maximum 16

DEADLINE TO REGISTER & PAY IS FRIDAY, MAY 4th

 

INTRODUCTION TO ALCOHOL INKS,
Beginner to Intermediate  Instructor KRISTIE KERR. Call (720) 323-1194 or email

acrylicpoursignup@gmail.com if you have any questions. During these five classes you will learn various techniques of using alcohol ink to get different results, such as the flow of inks, inks used on different surfaces, abstract flowers, embossing, and domino jewelry. There will be a separate MATERIALS FEE of $100 payable directly to Kristie at the first class, OR it can broken into separate payments to the instructor of $20 at each class.                                                                                                           Facebook: Acrylic Pouring Colorado

COST:                   $90.00 for Lakewood Arts Council members                               $100.00 for non-LAC members                

6:00-8:00 PM on Tuesdays, May 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th and June 5th  (5 classes)                        Minimum 4 students - Maximum 16

DEADLINE TO REGISTER & PAY IS FRIDAY, MAY 4th

 

 COMMUNITY EVENTS @ LAKEWOOD ARTS (do not require registration or payment ahead of time):

 NEW!! - LAKEWOOD ARTS COUNCIL FUN@5:  Watch for the NEW Fun@5 EVENTS.  Small Scale fun events from 5 – 7 pm to create community.  Make or experience something unique as you get to know us!

OPEN STUDIO is available every Friday 11AM - 3:30 PM unless an event is scheduled then. Please check first. Donations are welcome but not required.


 



 




 


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