Fun Family Evening
featuring the Ugandan Orphans Choir
Friday, October 11, 2013
5:30pm - 8:00pm
FREE and Open to the Public
Come out and experience the music and dance of Africa! This exciting family event will feature two performances from the Ugandan Orphans Choir encompassing authentic African tribal drumming, dancing and singing, as well as contemporary songs in English. Performances are at 6:00pm and 7:00pm.
Along with live entertainment, we will read our book of the month: Ananse & the Lizard by Pat Cummings. Several art projects based on the story will be also be available (suitable for children 12 & under). Story time will be at 6:30pm.
Cookies & lemonade will be available to all guests. Join in on this fun-filled evening the whole family will enjoy!
Canvases & Cocktails
The Foundry Art Centre has evenings of fun that are great for a date night, girls night, or just a friends night out! Canvases & Cocktails is a guided art-making experience. The instructor will guide you step by step through the evening's project. Just show up ready to laugh, talk, and have fun! Bring your favorite bottle of wine or drink; water & soda will be available for purchase.
Class size is limited - advance registration is required.
Gelli Plate Party! with Mary C. Nasser
Saturdays, October 5 & 19, 2013
Curious about the Gelli Plate craze? Learn the amazing properties of the Gelli Plate printmaking process. In Part 1, create stunning textures and patterns on a mixture of papers. Luscious layers created with acrylic paint and stencils can easily stand alone or become the base for future artwork. In Part 2, your finished pages will be suitable for binding into art journals, scrapbooking, collage, artist trading cards, greeting cards and more!
Class size is limited; advance registration is required!
Mixed Media Drawing
with Lisa Sisley-Blinn
Sundays, October 6 - November 10, 2013
Explore fresh drawing techniques and approaches that are sure to inspire. Emphasis is put on the process of drawing using mixed media on a variety of surfaces. This class is a great place to relax, get into the drawing groove, and meet new friends!
Class size is limited; advance registration required!
Classical Portraits with David Gray
March 14, 15 & 16, 2014
Learn to paint portraits in the Classical Tradition. This 3 day workshop, lead by artist David Gray, will give you the tips, tricks and process to paint in a style reminiscent of the old masters themselves. Don't miss this wonderful opportunity to add to your painting repertoire! Glowing light and shadow, eye-catching detail, contemporary subjects in a classical approach and more.
Class size is limited; advance registration is required.
with Lisa Sisley-Blinn
Sundays, March 23 - April 13, 2014
Dabbled in encaustic arts and ready for more? Interested in trying something new? Well, this 4 week class is for you! Paint, draw, melt, add paper, texture, and much more. This class is designed to further your knowledge and ability to work in the encaustic medium. Great for beginners or intermediate level. Class size is limited; advance registration is required.