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June 2019

Block Printing

June 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Art Loft, 385 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
$25.00 12 tickets left
card making class Rockland Maine

In this workshop, Naomi will bring her extensive collection of materials for you to learn block printing techniques to make unique prints. Use your newfound techniques to create art for your wall, make cards, or even print on fabric. Such a versatile skill to have.   About Your Instructor - Naomi Howe Naomi Howe, a resident of Spruce Head, has been an artist all her life, beginning with pen and ink in her young years, and moving on to watercolor and…

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Seascapes – Watercolor Workshop

June 19 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
The Art Loft, 385 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
$35.00 17 tickets left
Paint Night - The Art Loft - Rockland Maine Art Classes

This class will experiment with watercolor techniques, creating seascapes with both flat and reflecting water scenes and active, surging seascapes. Included, will be how to handle both rocky shores and beaches. Mary Ann Heinzen teaches by demonstration and a variety of exercises, designed to explore the delights and potentials of the watercolor.  Beginners are welcome. While basics such as drawing skills, design and composition are always included; the emphasis will be on enjoying this exciting medium. The Art Loft provides…

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Drawing with Naomi Howe

June 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on May 22, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on June 5, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on June 19, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on July 10, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on July 24, 2019 at 6:00pm

The Art Loft, 385 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
$25
Drawing classes Rockland Maine

Learn to draw or extend your drawing ability Naomi will teach you line work, shading, value, and creating a 3-dimensional form using a variety of mediums. We will be using pen, chalk, pencil, Conte crayon, and charcoal to get a feel for different types of drawing. This is a recurring class, available Wednesday evenings twice a month. Take one or several. All materials are provided. Learn more about the class by clicking the image below.   About Your Instructor -…

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Nautical – Watercolor Workshop

June 22 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
The Art Loft, 385 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
$35.00 18 tickets left
Paint Night - The Art Loft - Rockland Maine Art Classes

This would be more advanced. With some practice on handling harbor and seascapes, we will challenge ourselves by adding some boats. We'll take on waterlines, hulls and boat shapes, getting some practice in drawing and perspective with nautical subject matter. Mary Ann Heinzen teaches by demonstration and a variety of exercises, designed to explore the delights and potentials of the watercolor.  Beginners are welcome. While basics such as drawing skills, design, and composition are always included; the emphasis will be on…

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Color Explorations

June 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Art Loft, 385 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
$35.00 18 tickets left

Working only with the primary colors you will learn to mix beautiful greys, greens, reds, and blues.  Learn how an “ugly” can make another color sing! By the end of the class, you will be more comfortable with how to create your own personal color palette. You will create several small compositions using acrylics. Beginning or intermediate students will enjoy translating their newfound color knowledge into works of art!   About Your Instructor - Anne Hebebrand Anne relocated to Bath three years…

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Under the Sea Gouache Workshop

June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Art Loft, 385 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
$35.00 12 tickets left
Kimberly Anne Nicoll - The Art Loft

Pablo Picasso said, “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” How true that is! It is Kim Nicoll’s goal to nurture our inner child or inner artist. It’s in each of us!  Kim is so excited to share her latest artist discovery with you and offer the Art Loft’s first Gouache class!  Why should you try gouache? It is a water medium, so it's easy to clean up and quick to dry. But the most fabulous thing is that it…

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July 2019

Drawing with Naomi Howe

July 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on May 22, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on June 5, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on June 19, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on July 10, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on July 24, 2019 at 6:00pm

The Art Loft, 385 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
$25
Drawing classes Rockland Maine

Learn to draw or extend your drawing ability Naomi will teach you line work, shading, value, and creating a 3-dimensional form using a variety of mediums. We will be using pen, chalk, pencil, Conte crayon, and charcoal to get a feel for different types of drawing. This is a recurring class, available Wednesday evenings twice a month. Take one or several. All materials are provided. Learn more about the class by clicking the image below.   About Your Instructor -…

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Journal Making Workshop – Drawing from Nature

July 13 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Art Loft, 385 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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$35.00 10 tickets left
Nature Journal Workshop - The Art Loft Rockland Maine

Come and create with us outdoors! Explore your creative side with a journal-making workshop design to highlight the beauty of nature. We will learn to make a simple art journal using a variety of papers and a simple stitch pattern with waxed thread and needle. Then we will draw from nature with pen and ink using found nature items to embellish the journal. Students will have direction and practice for how to draw plants, flowers, bark, etc. and will incorporate…

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Creative Color Wheel

July 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Art Loft, 385 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
$35.00 18 tickets left
Anne Hebebrand - Art Classes Rockland Maine - The Art Loft

How do colors react with each other? Which colors compliment each other, which ones create harmony. Are black and white considered colors? In this workshop you will design your creative color wheel, that will be a useful tool for future paintings. You will create several small compositions using acrylics. Beginning or intermediate students will enjoy translating their newfound color knowledge into works of art!   About Your Instructor - Anne Hebebrand Anne relocated to Bath three years ago after teaching art…

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Learn Camera Settings the Easy Way

July 18 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
The Art Loft, 385 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
$35.00 6 tickets left
Karen Olson - The Art Loft

Do you shoot in Manual Mode? Most of us are so afraid to try to use manual mode, our camera is set permanently on auto mode. Many photographers say one should ONLY shoot in manual mode and scoff at those who don’t. You can get some pretty great shots with our high tech cameras these days, so why bother? Manual Mode is Where the Art Is Manual mode allows YOU to be the boss! With it, you can realize your…

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Drawing with Naomi Howe

July 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 22, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on June 5, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on June 19, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on July 10, 2019 at 6:00pm

One event on July 24, 2019 at 6:00pm

The Art Loft, 385 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
$25
Drawing classes Rockland Maine

Learn to draw or extend your drawing ability Naomi will teach you line work, shading, value, and creating a 3-dimensional form using a variety of mediums. We will be using pen, chalk, pencil, Conte crayon, and charcoal to get a feel for different types of drawing. This is a recurring class, available Wednesday evenings twice a month. Take one or several. All materials are provided. Learn more about the class by clicking the image below.   About Your Instructor -…

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Photo Collage

July 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Art Loft, 385 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
$25.00 12 tickets left
card making class Rockland Maine

Create one of kind works of art incorporating older or antique photos. Bring your own or use Naomi's extensive collection. A fun a relaxing evening making art!     About Your Instructor - Naomi Howe Naomi Howe, a resident of Spruce Head, has been an artist all her life, beginning with pen and ink in her young years, and moving on to watercolor and various mediums in painting. As a clinical psychologist, therapist and educator, she has worked with adjudicated…

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Chinese Painting – Modern Calligraphy

July 27 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
The Art Loft, 385 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
$35.00 12 tickets left
Chinese Painting Rockland Maine - The Art Loft

In this class, we will begin a new series of work based on traditional calligraphy writing expressed as abstract paintings. There will be no limits on the materials, tools or papers used in this class so that all can explore their own ideas concerning this ancient writing/art form. No previous artistic experience is required to enjoy this class. Anyone interested in Chinese calligraphy is welcome to join us. All materials will be provided.   About your instructor: Nanfei Wang Artist…

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October 2019

Getting Creative with your iPhone or iPad

October 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Art Loft, 385 Main Street
Rockland, ME 04841 United States
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$35 10 tickets left
Debbie Gay - The Art Loft

Get creative with the tool you hold in your hands every day! This class will help you use your iPhone or iPad to express yourself creatively. We will take you through a step by step process using your own photos or stock photography and combine them to make an amazing image. First, we will use the app SuperimposeX to cut out elements that can be layered on top of another image. Then we use the program Procreate to paint background images.…

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