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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!

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*New for 2024 classes: An exclusive discounted rate for all classes for Creative York members!

Fundamentals of Ceramics

(6 weeks) Sundays, 3/10, 3/17, 3/24, (skip 3/31) 4/7, 4/14, 4/21 from 12-2pm

Non-Member Price: $240 / Member Price: $230
Age: 13+
Instructor: Kelsey Brown

Learn the basics of ceramics in this introductory course! Students will learn fundamental handbuilding techniques, as well as get experience on the pottery wheel! Perfect for those who are starting fresh, or would like a review of ceramics.

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Acrylic Painting: All About Color

(6 weeks) Mondays, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25, 4/8, 4/15, 4/22 from 6-8pm

Non-Member Price: $160 / Member Price: $140
Age: 15+
Instructor: Katie French

Learn to understand color! Explore how color interacts with others, how you can use it to portray an image, and more using acrylic paint. Open for beginners or intermediate students.

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Intermediate Ceramics

(6 weeks) Tuesdays, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/4, 5/21, 5/28 from 5:30-8:30pm

Non-Member Price: $260.00 / Member Price: $240
Age: 15+
Instructor: Holly Davis

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

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Date Night Pottery 4/26/24

Friday, April 26th from 6-8pm

Non-Member Price: $50.00 / Member Price: $45
Age: 15+
Instructor: Laura Sandmann

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! Registration is per person. All supplies are included

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Try It! Crochet Granny Square

Saturday, April 27th from 1-4pm

Non-Member Price: $55.00 / Member Price: $40.00
Age: 15+
Instructor: Tamia Spells

Learn the basics of crochet and make your own granny square! Students will learn how to single and double crochet, as well as how to connect everything together. Perfect for beginners!

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Intermediate Ceramics

(6 weeks) Tuesdays, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/4, 5/21, 5/28 from 5:30-8:30pm

Non-Member Price: $260 / Member Price: $240
Age: 15+
Instructor: Holly Davis

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

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Date Night Pottery 5/3/24

Friday, May 3rd from 6-8pm

Non-Member Price: $50.00 / Member Price: $45
Age: 15+
Instructor: Laura Sandmann

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! Registration is per person. All supplies are included

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Encaustic Monoprint Workshop

Saturday, May 4th from 10am-1pm

Non-Member Price: $75.00 / Member Price: $60
Age: 15+
Instructor: Terri Yacovelli

Experiment with encaustic wax to make your own monoprints! Students will get hands on experience creating multiple prints over the course of the workshop. Learn how to manipulate the wax, create color compositions, and leave with a stack of stellar artwork! Perfect for artists looking to try something new.

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Introduction to Printmaking

(6 weeks) Mondays 5/6, 5/13, 5/20, 5/27, 6/3, 6/10 from 6-8pm

Non-Member Price: $150.00 / Member Price: $130
Age: 15+
Instructor: Jasmine Perfect

Explore the world of printmaking in this six week course! Students will learn the history of printmaking while exploring different techniques each week. Perfect for beginners as well as intermediate students!

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Intermediate Ceramics

(6 weeks) Tuesdays, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/4, 5/21, 5/28 from 5:30-8:30pm

Non-Member Price: $260 / Member Price: $240
Age: 15+
Instructor: Holly Davis

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

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Date Night Pottery 5/10/24

Friday, May 10th from 6-8pm

Non-Member Price: $50.00 / Member Price: $45
Age: 15+
Instructor: Michael Dugger

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! Registration is per person. All supplies are included

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Introduction to Printmaking

(6 weeks) Mondays 5/6, 5/13, 5/20, 5/27, 6/3, 6/10 from 6-8pm

Non-Member Price: $150 / Member Price: $130
Age: 15+
Instructor: Jasmine Perfect

Explore the world of printmaking in this six week course! Students will learn the history of printmaking while exploring different techniques each week. Perfect for beginners as well as intermediate students!

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Intermediate Ceramics

(6 weeks) Tuesdays, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/4, 5/21, 5/28 from 5:30-8:30pm

Non-Member Price: $260 / Member Price: $240
Age: 15+
Instructor: Holly Davis

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

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Date Night Pottery 5/17/24

Friday, May 17th from 6-8pm

Non-Member Price: $50.00 / Member Price: $45
Age: 15+
Instructor: Laura Sandmann

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! Registration is per person. All supplies are included

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Florals in Watercolor

(4 weeks) Saturdays, 5/18, 5/25, 6/1, 6/8 from 10am-12pm

Non-Member Price: $120.00 / Member Price: $100
Age: 15+
Instructor: Elizabeth Morrison

Learn the basics of watercolor through painting flowers! Students will learn how to blend, match colors, create a composition from life, and more in this four week course. Perfect for both beginners and intermediate students!

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Try It! Wheel Workshop 5/18/24

Saturday, May 18th from 10am-1pm

Non-Member Price: $65.00 / Member Price: $55
Age: 15+
Instructor: Kathrin Winter

Learn the basics of creating pots and bowls on a pottery wheel in this workshop! This pottery class is a hands-on introduction to the process of using a pottery wheel to create simple forms. No prior clay experience necessary. Try something new with us!

 

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Introduction to Printmaking

(6 weeks) Mondays 5/6, 5/13, 5/20, 5/27, 6/3, 6/10 from 6-8pm

Non-Member Price: $150 / Member Price: $130
Age: 15+
Instructor: Jasmine Perfect

Explore the world of printmaking in this six week course! Students will learn the history of printmaking while exploring different techniques each week. Perfect for beginners as well as intermediate students!

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Intermediate Ceramics

(6 weeks) Tuesdays, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/4, 5/21, 5/28 from 5:30-8:30pm

Non-Member Price: $260 / Member Price: $240
Age: 15+
Instructor: Holly Davis

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

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Date Night Pottery 5/24/24

Friday, May 24th from 6-8pm

Non-Member Price: $50.00 / Member Price: $45
Age: 15+
Instructor: Michael Dugger

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! Registration is per person. All supplies are included

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Florals in Watercolor

(4 weeks) Saturdays, 5/18, 5/25, 6/1, 6/8 from 10am-12pm

Non-Member Price: $120 / Member Price: $100
Age: 15+
Instructor: Elizabeth Morrison

Learn the basics of watercolor through painting flowers! Students will learn how to blend, match colors, create a composition from life, and more in this four week course. Perfect for both beginners and intermediate students!

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Try It! Zine Workshop

Saturday, May 25th from 1-4pm

Non-Member Price: $55.00 / Member Price: $40.00
Age: 15+
Instructor: Melanie M. Rodgers

We are back with another Zine workshop! Design, doodle, experiment, and create your own Zines in this 3 hour workshop! What is a Zine? A small, handmade booklet filled with anything in your imagination! Perfect for students who have taken a past zine workshop, as well as beginners.

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Introduction to Printmaking

(6 weeks) Mondays 5/6, 5/13, 5/20, 5/27, 6/3, 6/10 from 6-8pm

Non-Member Price: $150 / Member Price: $130
Age: 15+
Instructor: Jasmine Perfect

Explore the world of printmaking in this six week course! Students will learn the history of printmaking while exploring different techniques each week. Perfect for beginners as well as intermediate students!

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Intermediate Ceramics

(6 weeks) Tuesdays, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7, 5/4, 5/21, 5/28 from 5:30-8:30pm

Non-Member Price: $260 / Member Price: $240
Age: 15+
Instructor: Holly Davis

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

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Date Night Pottery 5/31/24

Friday, May 31st from 6-8pm

Non-Member Price: $50.00 / Member Price: $45
Age: 15+
Instructor: Laura Sandmann

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! Registration is per person. All supplies are included

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Florals in Watercolor

(4 weeks) Saturdays, 5/18, 5/25, 6/1, 6/8 from 10am-12pm

Non-Member Price: $120 / Member Price: $100
Age: 15+
Instructor: Elizabeth Morrison

Learn the basics of watercolor through painting flowers! Students will learn how to blend, match colors, create a composition from life, and more in this four week course. Perfect for both beginners and intermediate students!

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Introduction to Printmaking

(6 weeks) Mondays 5/6, 5/13, 5/20, 5/27, 6/3, 6/10 from 6-8pm

Non-Member Price: $150 / Member Price: $130
Age: 15+
Instructor: Jasmine Perfect

Explore the world of printmaking in this six week course! Students will learn the history of printmaking while exploring different techniques each week. Perfect for beginners as well as intermediate students!

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Date Night Pottery 6/7/24

Friday, June 7th from 6-8pm

Non-Member Price: $50.00 / Member Price: $45
Age: 15+
Instructor: Laura Sandmann

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! Registration is per person. All supplies are included

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Florals in Watercolor

(4 weeks) Saturdays, 5/18, 5/25, 6/1, 6/8 from 10am-12pm

Non-Member Price: $120 / Member Price: $100
Age: 15+
Instructor: Elizabeth Morrison

Learn the basics of watercolor through painting flowers! Students will learn how to blend, match colors, create a composition from life, and more in this four week course. Perfect for both beginners and intermediate students!

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Try It! Calligraphy

Saturday, June 8th from 1-4pm

Non-Member Price: $55.00 / Member Price: $40.00
Age: 15+
Instructor: Melanie M. Rodgers

Explore and learn the technique of calligraphy! Students will look at a brief history of calligraphy and learn the basics of holding the pen, making strokes, and writing out words and phrases with your newfound skills. Let’s learn the art of writing beautifully!

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Introduction to Printmaking

(6 weeks) Mondays 5/6, 5/13, 5/20, 5/27, 6/3, 6/10 from 6-8pm

Non-Member Price: $150 / Member Price: $130
Age: 15+
Instructor: Jasmine Perfect

Explore the world of printmaking in this six week course! Students will learn the history of printmaking while exploring different techniques each week. Perfect for beginners as well as intermediate students!

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Date Night Pottery 6/14/24

Friday, June 14th from 6-8pm

Non-Member Price: $50.00 / Member Price: $45
Age: 15+
Instructor: Laura Sandmann

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! Registration is per person. All supplies are included

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Teen Intensive: Wheel Throwing

Monday-Friday July 8th-12th form 1-4pm

Non-Member Price: $195.00 / Member Price: $175
Age: 14-18
Instructor: Amy Chapman

Learn how to use the pottery wheel in this week long intensive! Students will learn how to wedge clay, throw on the wheel, trim and design bowls and cups. This intensive is open for beginner and intermediate students. Each registered student will receive one (1) Creative York t-shirt. 

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Teen Intensive: Wheel Throwing

Monday-Friday July 8th-12th form 1-4pm

Non-Member Price: $195 / Member Price: $175
Age: 14-18
Instructor: Amy Chapman

Learn how to use the pottery wheel in this week long intensive! Students will learn how to wedge clay, throw on the wheel, trim and design bowls and cups. This intensive is open for beginner and intermediate students. Each registered student will receive one (1) Creative York t-shirt. 

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Teen Intensive: Wheel Throwing

Monday-Friday July 8th-12th form 1-4pm

Non-Member Price: $195 / Member Price: $175
Age: 14-18
Instructor: Amy Chapman

Learn how to use the pottery wheel in this week long intensive! Students will learn how to wedge clay, throw on the wheel, trim and design bowls and cups. This intensive is open for beginner and intermediate students. Each registered student will receive one (1) Creative York t-shirt. 

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Teen Intensive: Wheel Throwing

Monday-Friday July 8th-12th form 1-4pm

Non-Member Price: $195 / Member Price: $175
Age: 14-18
Instructor: Amy Chapman

Learn how to use the pottery wheel in this week long intensive! Students will learn how to wedge clay, throw on the wheel, trim and design bowls and cups. This intensive is open for beginner and intermediate students. Each registered student will receive one (1) Creative York t-shirt. 

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Teen Intensive: Wheel Throwing

Monday-Friday July 8th-12th form 1-4pm

Non-Member Price: $195 / Member Price: $175
Age: 14-18
Instructor: Amy Chapman

Learn how to use the pottery wheel in this week long intensive! Students will learn how to wedge clay, throw on the wheel, trim and design bowls and cups. This intensive is open for beginner and intermediate students. Each registered student will receive one (1) Creative York t-shirt. 

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