Town Hall Arts/ Galerie Copper
Classes and Events

 
 If you would like have your pet be the subject of a class painting session, please send your pet’s photo with good resolution, taken in natural light, to susie@townhallarts.com
 We will check it out to see if it is a good candidate for our Paint Your Pet Class. Students will all paint from the same photo each session.
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Larry @ Town Hall Arts on the Square 
to get directions to classes. 

A deposit may be required to hold your place

Monday Open Oils 
November Update ~~~ Open Oils Canceled for Winter
 Monday afternoon painting is called off for Winter. 
Susie will be at the store on Mondays to help with framing. 

If you have a framing project, Mondays are a good day to bring it in!
Paint Open Oils Friday! Every Friday - 1 to 4 pm
Come paint with friends on Friday afternoon! Bring your own art supplies. Standing easels provided. Cost of POOF is $5. Because of the new location, you must sign up for POOF in advance. Please notify Larry, 785-2050 or larry@townhallarts.com , if you are coming to this session.
Oil--Fridays with Heinie 
Every Friday  10 am to 4 pm 
Old Masters’ Oil Techniques with Heinie Hartwig of Soulsbyville 

Learn to paint the way the old masters from 1860 to 1900 painted—detailed, yet fast and loose. Bring rags, paper towels, turp pot, and rounded-tip palette knife. Get the list of Heinie’s oil colors at the desk Cost is $75 a lesson. Town Hall Arts has four liner brushes left for sale that Heinie uses.



Painting animals—Oil with Susie 
Saturday, December 4 • 1 pm to 4 pm
Buck in the Snow 

Get ready for the holiday season with this delightful deer in the snow! If you would like have your pet be the subject of a class painting session, please send your pet’s photo with good resolution, taken in natural light, to susie@townhallarts.com. We will check it out to see if it is a good candidate for our Paint Your Pet Class. Students will all paint from the same photo each session. Learn the basics of drawing, mixing paint, and general procedures for handling oil paint. For this class, please bring an 11x14 canvas and your usual oil supplies. You have no supplies? No problem in this unique beginner class. Cost of class is $20, or $35 if all supplies are furnished (including canvas) for your use that day. If you request supplies, there is a $15 non-refundable deposit at registration. Don’t forget to wear your paint clothes! Please let us know ahead of time if you will need supplies. There is one space available in this class.
Beginning Watercolor with Susie
Monday, December 6 • 1 to 4 pm
Your House with a Winter Sky

This month you will paint your own house with a crisp winter sky behind it. We will use a 10x14 sheet of Arches watercolor paper, so you will need to bring a drawing or tracing of your house to fit that size. Bring your usual watercolor supplies, a white crayon if you have one, backboard, removable tape, paper towels and tissues. If you do not have Arches paper, you may purchase it for this class from Susie. Cost of class is $25 ($35 if everything, including Arches paper and cards, is supplied. There are four spaces left in this class at this time.
Open Paint Thursdays
2nd Thursday Acrylics
Thursday, December 9th ,  10 am to 1 pm

Greenery

Learn to make different greens for near and distant foliage. Bring your usual acrylic supplies. Suggested colors are Anthraquinone Blue, Cerulean Blue Chromium, Diarylide Yellow, Quinacridone Magenta, and Titanium white. Handout (no instructor) and standing easels are provided. Cost of Open Paint Thursdays is $5. Because of the new location, you must sign up for Open Paint Thursdays in advance. Please notify Larry, 785-2050 or larry@townhallarts.com, if you are coming to this session.

Painting animals—Oil with Susie
Saturday, December 11  • 1 pm to 4 pm

Chickadees in Winter

Deck the halls with boughs of chickadees! No pets sent in this week, but if you would like have your pet be the subject of a class painting session, please send your pet’s photo with good resolution, taken in natural light, to susie@townhallarts.com. We will check it out to see if it is a good candidate for our Paint Your Pet Class. Students will all paint from the same photo each session. Learn the basics of drawing, mixing paint, and general procedures for handling oil paint. For this class, please bring an 11x14 canvas and your usual oil supplies. You have no supplies? No problem in this unique beginner class. Cost of class is $20, or $35 if all supplies are furnished (including canvas) for your use that day. If you request supplies, there is a $15 non-refundable deposit at registration. Don’t forget to wear your paint clothes! Please let us know ahead of time if you will need supplies. There are five spaces available in this class.
Open Paint Thursdays 
Thursday Pastels 
Thursday, December 16 • 10 am to 1 pm
Fox in Winter 

Animals have always been a favorite subject for artists, and pastels are ideal for rendering them. Please bring your usual pastel supplies, including a backboard, paper, and tape. (Larry has sanded pastel paper available for purchase by the sheet if needed. Colors are white, black and gray. He also has colored suede matboard to use for pastels.) You will receive a handout; there is no instructor. Work from handout or bring your own photo. Because of the new location, you must sign up for Open Paint Thursdays in advance. Please notify Larry, 785-2050 or larry@townhallarts.com.
Paint Your Pet Class—Oil with Susie
Saturday, December 18 • 1 pm to 4 pm

Kizzy


It’s Kathy’s Kizzy we will be painting this week!


 If you would like have your pet be the subject of a class painting session, please send your pet’s photo with good resolution, taken in natural light, to susie@townhallarts.com. We will check it out to see if it is a good candidate for our Paint Your Pet Class. Students will all paint from the same photo each session. Learn the basics of drawing, mixing paint, and general procedures for handling oil paint. For this class, please bring a 9x12 canvas and your usual oil supplies. You have no supplies? No problem in this unique beginner class. Cost of class is $20, or $35 if all supplies are furnished (including canvas) for your use that day.


If you request supplies, there is a $15 non-refundable deposit at registration. Don’t forget to wear your paint clothes! Please let us know ahead of time if you will need supplies. 


Open Paint Thursdays
Christmastime Collage
Thursday, December 23 • 10 am to 1 pm

Christmas Collage Fun

Save those Christmas cards, papers, catalogs, magazines, tissue, bits of ribbon, fabric, and hopeless watercolor paintings. Collect any other embellishments you have around the house (buttons, scrapbooking supplies, old jewelry, etc.) and make a winter collage with your scraps on 9x12 matboard provided by Susie. Bring your usual watercolor and/or acrylic supplies and a stiff bristle brush for pasting. Look through your old cards for a simple holiday design you would like to follow for your collage. Susie also has boxes of holiday scraps for you to use. You will need matte medium for pasting. Cost of Open Paint Thursdays is $5. Because of the new location, you must sign up for Open Paint Thursdays in advance. Please notify Larry, 785-2050 or larry@townhallarts.com, if you are coming to this session.

Open Paint Thursdays 
5th Thursday Collage 
Thursday, December 30 • 10 am to 1 pm
 Collage over Watercolor 

Paint outside your comfort zone with watercolor crayons, stamps, and collage newspaper! Flower tracing available for 1/4 sheet (11 x15) or 12x16 watercolor paper. Bring your usual watercolor supplies and some newsprint from classified section, rubber stamps, archival glue or matte medium, Exacto knife, scissors, ballpoint pen, and watercolor crayons if you have them. Colors suggested are blue, brown, green, orange, pink, purple, red, and yellow ochre. Cost of Open Paint Thursdays is $5. Because of the new location, you must sign up for Open Paint Thursdays in advance. Please notify Larry, 785-2050 or larry@townhallarts.com, if you are coming to this session.