BARN QUILT PAINTING CLASSES
Create your own 24" x 24" barn quilt! Educator and instructor Beth Ball is hosting barn quilt painting classes to benefit Alamance Arts. Cost is $50 per person, including all materials. Barn quilts are created on pre-primed plywood and can be hung inside or outside. Choose your own pattern and color choices (see pattern options here) and learn how to draft the pattern onto the plywood. All paints are latex based. You create the barn quilt in one class session.
Saturday, March 23, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Mebane Arts & Community Center
Saturday, April 13, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Mebane United Methodist Church
Tuesday, April 23, 6 - 9 p.m. at the Mebane Arts & Community Center
Saturday, May 11, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Mebane United Methodist Church
Thursday, May 16, 6 - 9 p.m. at the Mebane Arts & Community Center
Saturday, June 8, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Mebane United Methodist Church
Thursday, June 27, 6 - 9 p.m. at the Mebane Arts & Community Center
Saturday, July 13, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Mebane United Methodist Church
Thursday, July 18, 6 - 9 p.m. at the Mebane Arts & Community Center
Please call Alamance Arts to make your reservation and payment at 336-226-4495. Class is limited to 20 people. See class photos here.
Mebane Arts & Community Center: 633 Corregidor Street, Mebane, NC 27302
Mebane United Methodist Church: 200 S 4th Street, Mebane, NC 27302
SILK DYEING WORKSHOPS
Tuesday, April 23, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. @ Alamance arts
Explore two different dyeing techniques – no experience is required! (see scarf examples here) Silk Artist Pam Spurrier will host this workshop at Alamance Arts. Create two beautiful 8” x 54” silk scarves made with special dyes that require NO steam, heat or chemical setting. The class is targeted for ages 12 and up, but ages 12-17 require a participating adult. Cost is $50 including ALL supplies. Please call to register: 336-226-4495.
Tuesday, May 21, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. @ alamance arts
Create a silk handkerchief (12" x 12") and a silk scarf (8" x 54") using a Sharpie marker technique. The cost is $30 per person, participants must bring their own Sharpies. For the best results, bring Sharpie markers, either fine point or chisel point, in as many colors as you would like. You may also use Copic markers; however, off brand permanent markers do not work well for this technique. All other materials are provided. Please call to register: 336-226-4495.
MEBANE ART CAMP
Monday, july 22 - friday, july 26, 2019, 8:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. DAILY
Alamance Arts will host an Art Camp at the Mebane Arts and Community Center for rising third through sixth graders July 22 - 26, 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. daily.
The camp will teach children about visual arts, music, theatre and expressive yoga through a variety of workshops and performances. All materials are included. Campers may bring their own snacks. Early registration is $50 and will continue through July 1. After July 1, registration is $65 per camper.
Click here for a registration form. You may email the completed form to Lindsey at firstname.lastname@example.org or mail it directly to Alamance Arts at 213 South Main Street, Graham, NC 27253.
Instructors: Molly Feudale (Visual Arts), Tabitha Faulkner (Music), Thomas Drago (Theatre) and Erin Leventhal (Yoga). Call Alamance Arts at 336-226-4495 for more information.