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Fall 2017 Classes & Workshops

Download the Fall brochure here! Fall Brochure 2017

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Register today for Fall Classes!
The Northville Art house classes and workshops run daily from 9:00 am until 9:00 pm. We pride ourselves in offering small class sizes for both our 6 week classes and workshops, because of this we ask that all students pre-register. Walk-in and last minute registrations may not be accommodated. Pre-registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis and is required to guarantee supplies. Registration forms and full “tuition” payment must be received before the first class.
Classes require at least three students enrolled in order to run or they will be cancelled. The Northville Art House reserves the right to cancel any class for any reason. In this event, students will receive a full refund. The Northville Art House does not prorate classes. A 50% refund will be given to any student who cancels their registration before the first class. After the first class, no refund will be given. Please note that some classes have an additional materials fee. These fees are payable to the instructor. Class prices are listed for members (M) and non-members (NM). Registration online or in person starts August 14th for 2017 fall classes.

Upcoming Workshops for Kids & Teens


 

Manga & CARTOONING workshop

Instructor: Julie Woodard

 In this one day workshop, kids (ages 8-12) Learn cartooning basics and create your own characters. Have fun drawing Manga Shoujo and Chibi style plus create cute Mascots using pencils, markers, and colored pencils. Saturday Oct. 21st; 1 – 3:00 pm;    (M)$24; (NM) $27; (Additional $5 materials fee payable to instructor)

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Young Adult Studio: Teens ages 9-15 

Instructor: Jenna Woodcox

Oct. 20th –  Jewelry Making-Chakra Bracelet:  Learn some fun and easy jewelry making techniques in this one night workshop. We will study the 7 chakras of the body including their colors, benefits and ways these relate to our creativity as artists.  Register Here


2 week Crochet Class

Crochet: Seasonal Headband 

Instructor: Jenna Woodcox

In this multi-session class students ages 10 and up will learn how to make a Crocheted seasonal headband.  Students will learn several crochet techniques, take away a crochet hook and be able to work on their own time to in between classes.  Written instructions will be provided and each student will leave the course with a finished headband.  Participants can bring one skein of medium weight yarn of any fiber content to work with to class. (Recommended acrylic for wash- ability) Saturdays 9:30-12:00 pm; Oct. 28th – Nov. 4th– 2 weeks;

(M) $28; (NM) $31(Additional $5 materials fee payable to instructor)  Register Here


Upcoming Workshops for Adults & Teens 16+


INTERPRETING PHOTOS IN FABRIC:

Landscape Art Quilting with instructor Patti Devine

Start with an inspiration picture and learn how to turn it into an original art quilt. This workshop is for beginner to more experienced quilters and other fabric enthusiasts.  Learn how to make a pattern from your photograph, choose a fabric palette, fuse and design a simple art quilt.

Students should bring in 1 inspiration picture or photo and a color paper copy enlarged to the size of their finished piece, no larger than 11 x 18″.  Students will complete one large art quilt top. A list of required materials will be provided when registration is received. (Additional $15 material fee due to instructor the day of class.)

Friday, October 20th; 9:30 am – 4 pm; (M) $70 (NM) $77   Register Here


One Day Workshop:

Acrylic Texture “Tiles” Workshop

Artists will explore the versatility of GOLDEN Acrylic Paints and Gels by creating multiple surfaces and learning ways to incorporate and layer texture into works of art. Students will be building texture on canvas and experimenting with Golden Gels & Pastes, Fluid & High Flow Acrylics and Stencils. Students will leave with several finished acrylic texture canvases, or “Tiles”.  Some surfaces may be prepared in advance due to long dry times. All materials provided.

Wednesday October 25th; 12:00 – 3:00 pm; (M) $30; (NM) $34; (Additional $35 materials fee payable to instructor.)

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 LOVE YOUR LETTERS:  2 day workshop with Instructor Jennifer Helner

Whether you’re a beginner

who has never tried your hand at lettering or you’re an intermediate-level letterer looking to pick up some pointers on style and design, this lettering workshop will give you many fun, exciting ways to express your letter! You will leave with a matted artwork and a gift ribbon.

Oct. 27th & 29th; Friday & Saturday from 1:00 4:30 pm; (M) $56; (NM) $62    Register Here

“All supplies included with material fee of $15, but bring your favorite materials you like to work with.”


he Northville Art House Office is closed the following holidays:
  • New Year’s Day
  • Good Friday, Holy Saturday & Easter Sunday
  • Memorial Day Weekend (Sat-Mon)
  • 4th of July week (Sat. – Mon.)
  • Labor Day Weekend (Sat. – Mon.)
  • Thanksgiving (Wed. – Sun. )
  • The last two weeks of December through New Years’ Day

 Consider becoming a Member of the Northville Art House and receive
a discount on classes, a 10% discount in our store and more!

Individual: $30  Family: $50  Patron: $100   Sponsor: $250   Founder’s Circle: $1000

To register for classes by mail, complete the form on the last page of the brochure.

Fall Brochure 2017

 and return to:

The Northville Art House
215 W. Cady St.
Northville, MI  48167

or call 248 344-0497 during open hours to register.

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