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Adult & Teen Art Classes

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Art Classes for Adults and Teens

Join us at Creative York to try something new, expand your skills and knowledge of art, as well as make meaningful connections with others!

By registering for a class with Creative York, you have agreed to all Class Registration Policies as well as Health and Safety Procedures. Thank you!

Click the class title to learn more about each class.

Winter classes are open for registration!

Introduction to Wheel Throwing

Wednesdays, 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 2/22, and 3/1 from 6-8pm. Ages 15+

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Amy Chapman
Price: $240.00

Work with one of our ceramics instructors to learn the basics of wheel throwing! Participants will learn how to properly wedge the clay, center on the wheel, pull up walls, trim, and decorate their pieces.  

In-Person

Date Night Pottery 2/10/23

Friday, February 10th, from 6-8pm

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Katie French
Price: $45.00

Try something new with our Date Night Pottery Class! This is a 2-hour class, from 6-8 p.m., in which students will learn the basics of wheel throwing and creating ceramics in our underground ceramics studio. All students are welcome, regardless of being in a pair or not! Price is $45 for the class per student. All supplies are included

In-Person

Try It! Watercolor Painting

Saturday, February 11th from 9am-12pm

Location: Creative York Main Classroom
Instructor: Elizabeth Morrison
Price: $50.00

Learn the basics of watercolor painting with this introductory workshop! Our instructor will guide you through the introductory skills to help you create a finished piece at the end of the workshop. No prior experience required! 

In-Person

Date Night Pottery 2/11/23

Saturday, February 11th, from 6-8pm

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Michael Dugger
Price: $45.00

Try something new with our Date Night Pottery Class! This is a 2-hour class, from 6-8 p.m., in which students will learn the basics of wheel throwing and creating ceramics in our underground ceramics studio. All students are welcome, regardless of being in a pair or not! Price is $45 for the class per student. All supplies are included

In-Person

Intermediate Ceramics

(8 weeks) Tuesdays, 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/7, and 3/14 (skipping week of 2/7) from 5:30-8:30pm. Ages 15+

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Holly Davis
Price: $320.00

Come expand your clay knowledge! This studio style class is aimed towards those who have taken Intro to Wheel Throwing, or have prior ceramics experience. Work alongside our instructor to refine your skills and become a stronger ceramicist! 

In-Person

Introduction to Wheel Throwing

Wednesdays, 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 2/22, and 3/1 from 6-8pm. Ages 15+

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Amy Chapman
Price: $240.00

Work with one of our ceramics instructors to learn the basics of wheel throwing! Participants will learn how to properly wedge the clay, center on the wheel, pull up walls, trim, and decorate their pieces.  

In-Person

Try It! Animal Painting Workshop

Friday, February 17th, from 6-8pm

Location: Creative York Main Classroom
Instructor: Nicole Osborne
Price: $40.00

Learn how to paint by using a unique, live animal model in this workshop! This class is a Paint Night style, with a new twist!  Students will learn how to create depth and shape using a mystery live animal model. Students will have a unique finished painting at the end of this workshop. No experience required!

In-Person

Introduction to Acrylic Painting

(5 weeks) Mondays, 2/20, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20 from 6-8pm

Location: Creative York Main Classroom
Instructor: Katie French
Price: $145.00

Students will learn the basics of acrylic painting by exploring the materials, developing a composition, mixing colors, and more! No prior experience necessary.

In-Person

Intermediate Ceramics

(8 weeks) Tuesdays, 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/7, and 3/14 (skipping week of 2/7) from 5:30-8:30pm. Ages 15+

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Holly Davis
Price: $320.00

Come expand your clay knowledge! This studio style class is aimed towards those who have taken Intro to Wheel Throwing, or have prior ceramics experience. Work alongside our instructor to refine your skills and become a stronger ceramicist! 

In-Person

Introduction to Wheel Throwing

Wednesdays, 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 2/22, and 3/1 from 6-8pm. Ages 15+

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Amy Chapman
Price: $240.00

Work with one of our ceramics instructors to learn the basics of wheel throwing! Participants will learn how to properly wedge the clay, center on the wheel, pull up walls, trim, and decorate their pieces.  

In-Person

February Poetry Workshop

Friday, February 24th, from 6-7:30pm

Location: Creative York Main Classroom
Instructor: Carol Clark Williams
Price: $25.00

Expand your writing skills in our monthly poetry workshop! Work with local author, Carol Clark Williams through a series of writing exercises to spark your creativity and grow as a writer!

In-Person

Date Night Pottery 2/24/23

Friday, February 24th, from 6-8pm

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Katie French
Price: $45.00

Try something new with our Date Night Pottery Class! This is a 2-hour class, from 6-8 p.m., in which students will learn the basics of wheel throwing and creating ceramics in our underground ceramics studio. All students are welcome, regardless of being in a pair or not! Price is $45 for the class per student. All supplies are included

In-Person

Professional Development: Hear Yourself Louder

Saturday, February 25th from 1-3pm

Location: Creative York Main Classroom
Instructor: Stephen Michael Haas
Price: $25.00

Work directly with artist Stephen Michael Haas on how to navigate the world of being a working artist. Haas will lecture on his experience, while sharing advice and later turning it over to the students to discuss their experiences to cultivate a conversation on growing your career as an artist.

View an episode of Stephen Michael Haas’ video series HERE

“I believe many of us miss out on much of what we’re capable of because we settle, or because we don’t even know what we want in the first place

With so many competing voices, all of society’s standards and distractions, chances are you find it hard to sort out what you truly want amongst all the rubbish.

Whether you’re an artist, salesperson, athlete, whatever – you could use more of you. More of your hunches and intuitions, more of your creativity, more of your own encouragement.

Hear Yourself Louder is a workshop designed to teach you how connect to yourself on a deeper level and pursue your dreams more authentically.

Are you ready to hear yourself louder?”

In-Person

Introduction to Handbuilding Clay

(5 Weeks) Mondays, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27 from 6-8pm. Ages 15+

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Holly Davis
Price: $200.00

Learn a variety of basic techniques in this introduction to hand-building class! Students will create a variety of different projects and build their ceramics skills. No prior clay experience required!  

In-Person

Introduction to Acrylic Painting

(5 weeks) Mondays, 2/20, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20 from 6-8pm

Location: Creative York Main Classroom
Instructor: Katie French
Price: $145.00

Students will learn the basics of acrylic painting by exploring the materials, developing a composition, mixing colors, and more! No prior experience necessary.

In-Person

Intermediate Ceramics

(8 weeks) Tuesdays, 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/7, and 3/14 (skipping week of 2/7) from 5:30-8:30pm. Ages 15+

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Holly Davis
Price: $320.00

Come expand your clay knowledge! This studio style class is aimed towards those who have taken Intro to Wheel Throwing, or have prior ceramics experience. Work alongside our instructor to refine your skills and become a stronger ceramicist! 

In-Person

Introduction to Wheel Throwing

Wednesdays, 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, 2/22, and 3/1 from 6-8pm. Ages 15+

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Amy Chapman
Price: $240.00

Work with one of our ceramics instructors to learn the basics of wheel throwing! Participants will learn how to properly wedge the clay, center on the wheel, pull up walls, trim, and decorate their pieces.  

In-Person

Date Night Pottery 3/3/23

Friday, March 3rd from 6-8pm

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Amy Chapman
Price: $45.00

Try something new with our Date Night Pottery Class! This is a 2-hour class, from 6-8 p.m., in which students will learn the basics of wheel throwing and creating ceramics in our underground ceramics studio. All students are welcome, regardless of being in a pair or not! Price is $45 for the class per student. All supplies are included

In-Person

Try It! Linoleum Block Printing Workshop

Saturday, March 4th from 1-4pm

Location: Creative York Main Classroom
Instructor: Nicole Osborne
Price: $50.00

Jump into the printmaking process with this Linoleum Block Printing workshop! Using easy-cut linoleum, this workshop is perfect for beginners that want to try something new. Students will carve their design and create prints using a block that is yours to keep after the workshop. No experience necessary! 

In-Person

Introduction to Handbuilding Clay

(5 Weeks) Mondays, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27 from 6-8pm. Ages 15+

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Holly Davis
Price: $200

Learn a variety of basic techniques in this introduction to hand-building class! Students will create a variety of different projects and build their ceramics skills. No prior clay experience required!  

In-Person

Introduction to Acrylic Painting

(5 weeks) Mondays, 2/20, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20 from 6-8pm

Location: Creative York Main Classroom
Instructor: Katie French
Price: $145.00

Students will learn the basics of acrylic painting by exploring the materials, developing a composition, mixing colors, and more! No prior experience necessary.

In-Person

Intermediate Ceramics

(8 weeks) Tuesdays, 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/7, and 3/14 (skipping week of 2/7) from 5:30-8:30pm. Ages 15+

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Holly Davis
Price: $320.00

Come expand your clay knowledge! This studio style class is aimed towards those who have taken Intro to Wheel Throwing, or have prior ceramics experience. Work alongside our instructor to refine your skills and become a stronger ceramicist! 

In-Person

Date Night Pottery 3/10/23

Friday, March 10th, from 6-8pm

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Katie French
Price: $45.00

Try something new with our Date Night Pottery Class! This is a 2-hour class, from 6-8 p.m., in which students will learn the basics of wheel throwing and creating ceramics in our underground ceramics studio. All students are welcome, regardless of being in a pair or not! Price is $45 for the class per student. All supplies are included

In-Person

Date Night Pottery 3/11/23

Saturday, March 11th, from 6-8pm

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Michael Dugger
Price: $45.00

Try something new with our Date Night Pottery Class! This is a 2-hour class, from 6-8 p.m., in which students will learn the basics of wheel throwing and creating ceramics in our underground ceramics studio. All students are welcome, regardless of being in a pair or not! Price is $45 for the class per student. All supplies are included

In-Person

Introduction to Handbuilding Clay

(5 Weeks) Mondays, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27 from 6-8pm. Ages 15+

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Holly Davis
Price: $200

Learn a variety of basic techniques in this introduction to hand-building class! Students will create a variety of different projects and build their ceramics skills. No prior clay experience required!  

In-Person

Introduction to Acrylic Painting

(5 weeks) Mondays, 2/20, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20 from 6-8pm

Location: Creative York Main Classroom
Instructor: Katie French
Price: $145.00

Students will learn the basics of acrylic painting by exploring the materials, developing a composition, mixing colors, and more! No prior experience necessary.

In-Person

Intermediate Ceramics

(8 weeks) Tuesdays, 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/14, 2/21, 2/28, 3/7, and 3/14 (skipping week of 2/7) from 5:30-8:30pm. Ages 15+

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Holly Davis
Price: $320.00

Come expand your clay knowledge! This studio style class is aimed towards those who have taken Intro to Wheel Throwing, or have prior ceramics experience. Work alongside our instructor to refine your skills and become a stronger ceramicist! 

In-Person

Try It! Animal Watercolor Painting Workshop

Friday, March 17th, from 6-8pm

Location: Creative York Main Classroom
Instructor: Nicole Osborne
Price: $40.00

Learn how to paint by using a unique, live animal model in this workshop! This class is a Paint Night style, with a new twist!  Students will learn how to create depth and shape using a mystery live animal model. Students will have a unique finished painting at the end of this workshop. No experience required!

In-Person

Introduction to Handbuilding Clay

(5 Weeks) Mondays, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27 from 6-8pm. Ages 15+

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Holly Davis
Price: $200

Learn a variety of basic techniques in this introduction to hand-building class! Students will create a variety of different projects and build their ceramics skills. No prior clay experience required!  

In-Person

Introduction to Acrylic Painting

(5 weeks) Mondays, 2/20, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20 from 6-8pm

Location: Creative York Main Classroom
Instructor: Katie French
Price: $145.00

Students will learn the basics of acrylic painting by exploring the materials, developing a composition, mixing colors, and more! No prior experience necessary.

In-Person

Date Night Pottery 3/24/23

Friday, March 24th, from 6-8pm

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Katie French
Price: $45.00

Try something new with our Date Night Pottery Class! This is a 2-hour class, from 6-8 p.m., in which students will learn the basics of wheel throwing and creating ceramics in our underground ceramics studio. All students are welcome, regardless of being in a pair or not! Price is $45 for the class per student. All supplies are included

In-Person

Introduction to Handbuilding Clay

(5 Weeks) Mondays, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27 from 6-8pm. Ages 15+

Location: Creative York Ceramic Studio
Instructor: Holly Davis
Price: $200

Learn a variety of basic techniques in this introduction to hand-building class! Students will create a variety of different projects and build their ceramics skills. No prior clay experience required!  

In-Person

March Poetry Workshop

Friday, March 31st, from 6-8pm

Location: Creative York Main Classroom
Instructor: Carol Clark Williams
Price: $25.00

Expand your writing skills in our monthly poetry workshop! Work with local author, Carol Clark Williams through a series of writing exercises to spark your creativity and grow as a writer!

In-Person