EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING

Creative Art Habits with Cornelia Dohse-Peck

THESE CLASSES ARE POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

“Creative Art Habits” will focus on developing habits to create art and to continue creating art after the class. Teaching artist, Cornelia Dohse-Peck will guide attendees through the class to inspire and motivate you to create art in a non-judgmental and friendly environment. Cornelia will show you how to breathe new life into everyday items and how to collect items with a purpose.

Each participant will create a collage during the class. The class will feature hands on learning and exploring with collage.

This class costs $10 to attend. Please register with the links below.

Three classes will take place at the Carnegie Art Center, each one being for a different age group:

Creative Art Habits – Saturday, April 4, Noon to 3:00 PM
Ages 7-12 years old
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Creative Art Habits – Saturday, April 18, Noon to 3:00 PM
Ages 13-16 years old
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Creative Art Habits – Saturday, April 25, Noon to 3:00 PM
Adults
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Participants will use pastels, crayons and other drawing materials in additive and subtractive ways, create stencils, cut and paste materials, and make rubbings and tracings. Participants can bring images, texts and other flat material which interests them to class. We will use some references from art history as inspiration, as well as personal experiences.

All materials and supplies will be included. Attendees will also receive a brand new sketchbook to allow you to continue your art practice after class!

This program is funded by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; administered by Arts Services Initiative of WNY.

Basket Weaving Class: Muffin Basket
Wednesday, April 8 at 6PM

Postponed until further notice

This class costs $20.

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Join us for this basket weaving class hosted by the Quale’s Nest at the Carnegie Art Center on Wednesday, April 8, 6-9PM.

This class is ideal for age 14 years old and up.

Attendees will weave a Muffin basket (pictured above), a timeless design, using simple tools and naturally grown materials that will be right at home with your decor.

This versatile basket starts with a 5x5″ base and ends round. It is approximately 5″ tall and 7″ across. Perfect for an Easter basket, dinner rolls, small fruits, a dresser catch all or today’s mail.

This is a great class for beginners! All supplies and various color choices for your basket will be provided. No basket weaving experience is necessary.

Learn more about the Quale’s Nest here: https://www.qualesnest.com/

Open Figure Drawing for Adults
Tuesday, April 14, 6-8:30PM

CANCELED

Suggested donation $5-20

This three hour session is self-guided and intended to provide time and space for artists of our local community to share in the exploration of this traditional art practice. Open to artists of all skill levels ages 18 +.

Participants must provide their own materials such as paper, graphite, charcoal, paints, canvas etc. The Carnegie will provide easels, drawing boars, and chairs. There will not be an instructor at this session.
** No oil paints will be allowed in the gallery.**

Safety is enforced. Respect is necessary.

Please contact us if you are interested in being a model for future events: info@carnegieartcenter.org or call 716-694-4400