​​ 303-980-0625

6731 W. Colfax Ave
Lakewood, CO 80214 US

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Completed registration form and payment is required 5 days prior to any workshop.  

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Workshops will be held at Lakewood Arts unless noted otherwise.                                                                                                                             

LAKEWOOD ARTS Community Art Center and Gallery, Lakewood, CO


​*NOTE: LAC Members’ fees listed below apply ONLY to currently active members or children of a FAMILY membership. 

 WORKSHOPS – Personal Growth through Creativity                                   Instructor TERRI CLAUSS
Sundays:  JUNE 11, 25; JULY 9, 23                                                                         Email terriclauss@gmail.com or call 303-748-0653
1:30-3:30pm   Need 6 students for a workshop, maximum 18                             with any questions.                               
*All 4 workshops = $70 LAC member or  $80 non-member                                 Each workshop will be a unique art project that supports
*Single Workshop = $17.5 0 LAC member or $20 non-member                           stress reduction, enlightenment, and personal growth!
*Material fee for all 4 workshops = $12 or $3 for single workshop                   Conversation and merriment are included! Bring a snack,       *Material fee will be paid separately to Terri at your workshop.                         bring a friend, and come enjoy! No art experience required.

WORKSHOP – Try Mosaics!                                                                                Instructor LYNNETTE KUPFERER
Mon, JUNE 12 10:00 am-3:00 pm & Tu, JUNE 13, 10:00 am-2:00 pm                 Email eleplanck3@hotmail.com with any questions.
$40 LAC member or $50 non-member                                                                  All materials are provided. Grab your BFF and come play!
Any level. Learn how to cut, glue, and grout your beautiful mosaic piece!         
WEEKLY ART WORKSHOPS FOR YOUTH:                                                         Instructor VERA NAN ANDERSON
One workshop each week for students in grades 1-2 and 3-5.                             Email vbauman74@hotmail.com or call
Fun workshop activities will teach elements and principles of art.                      720-624-9793 with any questions.
*All 7 workshops = $74 LAC Member’s child(ren) or $84 non-member               Parent will be required to complete an emergency
*Single workshop: $10.50 LAC member or $12 Non-member                              form prior to class attendance.  A parent may be asked *GRADES 1-2   Need 4 students for a workshop, Maximum 12                            to stay with their child if health or disability concerns

Wednesdays: 3:30-4:30 pm, JUNE 14, 21, 28; JULY 5, 12, 19; AUG 9                  might require their presence.
*GRADES 3-5    Need 4 students for a workshop, Maximum 12                          MATERIALS #2 pencils, erasers, ruler and 9”x 12”
Thursdays: 3:30-4:30 pm, JUNE 15, 22, 29; JULY 6, 13, 20; AUG 10                     or 11”x12” sketchbook with medium weight paper.

WORKSHOP - Fun with Henna Ink & Tattoos!                                                Instructor OLIVIA TRETTER
Thurs, JUNE 15, 11:30-2:00 pm                                                                              Call 720-630-5518 with any questions.                 
$25 LAC member     $35 non-member                                                                   Materials provided by instructor.                                          
Learn to make you own henna ink and techniques for applying          
henna tattoos. Bring a friend and practice on each other!
ACRYLIC Paint!!!Shops - Sheila’s Art for Everyone (S.A.F.E. & Fun!)         Instructor SHEILA BOBAY MCFATHER
Fridays: JULY 14, 21, 28; AUG 11, 25                                                                     Email rosedalton@comcast.net with “SAFE” on subject
Saturdays: JULY 15, 22, 29; AUG 12, 19, 26                                                         line, or call/text 303-462-3738.            
4:30-7:00 pm   4 students for a paint!!!shop, maximum 12                                                 Also, see Facebook, Sheila’s Art for Everyone.
$25 LAC member or $35 non-member                                                                  All supplies, a glass of wine and music are provided!
Just like a paint-and-sip class, having FUN with art and friends or family          Coupons for “growlers” at Westfax next door are also
is the main objective! C’mon! If you don’t have FUN, I’ll slap my pappy!            provided, & YES, you can bring a growler to class. GRRR!

WORKSHOP – Encaustics Immersion                                                               Instructor CAMILLE SCOTT
Sat, AUG 5, 11:00 am-4:30 pm   6 students for a class, maximum 15                 Call/text720-232-5592 with any questions.          
$50 LAC member   $60 non-member  (+ a $5 material fee)                                 Note: the $5 material fee is paid directly to Camille.
Due to the nature of wax as a medium, the outcome is unpredictable,              Experienced encaustic painters may bring
giving exciting results that provide many creative options!                                  their own iron and stylus, and any other
You will go home with several gorgeous small paintings and 5 greeting            materials they wish, and not have to pay the material fee.                
cards ready to use! BRING A FRIEND to join the fun!

A TASTE OF SILK PAINTING WORKSHOP (Beginners)                                   Instructor JILL QUILLIAN
Sat., JUNE 10, 11am-5pm             4 students for a class, maximum 10                               Call/text 920-539-4944 or email jillsquills@me.com  
$115 LAC member   $125 non-member (+ a $25 material fee)                            Note: the $25 material fee is paid directly to Jill at the
Experience a day of being immersed in color and the creative process on          workshop.
silk fabric where textures and patterns emerge from the fluid blending of        All materials are supplied, but please bring your own
French dyes and techniques. You will learn basics and use of templates.           apron, gloves and a lunch/snacks.
No stress, guaranteed to be exciting and fun! No experience required.

OPEN STUDIO is available in our classroom every Friday 11am-3:30pm unless an event is scheduled during that time. Donations welcome but not required.Lakewood Arts - 2017 Summer Workshops

                                                                 SPRING 2017 ART CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

CLASS, CREATIVE OIL PAINTING I                                                              Instructor BARBARA TOBISKA 303-989-9128 
WED, APR 5-MAY 17, 9:30 AM–12:00 PM                                                     Call Barbara with any questions.
$65.00 LAC Members        $75.00 Non-members                                       Bring your own supplies.                                                   
Students will learn color theory and techniques of oil painting, Students will choose subjects and processes.
as well as participate in class critiques.                                                           

CLASS, CREATIVE OIL PAINTING II                                                             Instructor BARBARA TOBISKA 303-989-9128
TH, APR 6-MAY 18, 9:30 AM– 12:00 PM                                                        Call Barbara with any questions.
$65.00 LAC Members        $75.00 Non-members                                       Bring your own supplies.   
Students will learn color theory and techniques of oil painting, Students will choose subjects and processes.
as well as participate in class critiques.

WORKSHOP - TRY MOSAICS!                                                                      Instructor LYNNETTE KUPFERER
Tue, APR 4, 10:00 AM-3:00 PM & TU APR 4, 10:00 AM-2:00 PM           Email eleplanck3@hotmail.com with any questions.
$40.00 LAC Members     $50.00 Non-members                                           All materials provided.
Learn how to cut, glue, and grout your own beautiful glass design.
WORKSHOPS – SHEILA’S ART FOR EVERYONE                                     Instructor SHEILA BOBAY-MCFATHER
FRIDAYS: APR 14, APR 21, MAY 12, MAY 19 or JUNE 9                               Email rosedalton@comcast.net with any questions;
4:30-6:30 PM       4 STUDENTS MINIMUM, 12 MAXIMUM                            please enter “SAFE” on the subject line.        
NEW LOWER PRICE$25.00 LAC Members     $35.00 Non-members 
             All supplies, glass of wine and music provided, plus    
TGIF! Bring your buddies and come paint an easy and fun 16”x20”           you can buy “growlers” at Colfax Brew Pub next door.
acrylic canvass! User-friendly instruction guarantees success!                  No experience required, just a desire to have fun!

 WORKSHOP, WATERCOLOR BATIK                                                           Instructor GAIL FIRMIN 303-972-3343
FRI, MAY 12, 10:00 AM-2:00 PM                                                                     Call or email gbfirmin@comcast.net if any questions.
$45.00 LAC Members        $55.00 Non-members                                       Wax and rice paper are provided,
Come learn this beautiful batik technique!                                                     but bring your own watercolors and brushes.

OPEN STUDIO - DROP-IN – No registration required                       LAKEWOOD ARTS GALLERY, 303-980-0625
Each FRI from 11:00 AM–3:30 PM, unless a class is scheduled. Please call gallery first to check.
Work independently in our classroom. Bring your own materials.            Donation $3.00 LAC Members, $5.00 Non-members.

The instructors are all experienced artists whose work is on display at Lakewood Arts
(just left of Casa Bonita at 6731 West Colfax Avenue)