Adult Classes and Workshops, Ages 16+

Adult In-Person Classes and Workshops for Teens and Adults, Ages 16 and up, offer the opportunity to experiment, learn, and develop art skills in small outdoor and classroom sizes with enhanced health protocols in place. Visual art instruction covers painting, drawing, printmaking, hand-sculpture, photography, graphic design, crafts, and mixed-media. Programs are led by Art House instructors and offered in daily or weekly sessions in the classroom. Classes limited to 6 students. Masks will be worn by students and instructor. Desks will be set up 6 feet apart.


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TEEN & ADULT SPRING CLASSES (13+)

Teen & Adult Summer Workshops (13+) List Below


Open Studio Time for Adults ages 16+

Friday, June 11; 11:00AM – 2:00 PM
Drop in Fee; (M) $10; (NM) $15
In-person at the Art House/Max 5 students – Masks are required
No Instructor

The 2nd and 4th Friday of each month from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm the Art House is open for artists to use our classroom. $10 (M); $15 (NM). All artists bring their own supplies, clean up area, and put easels away. Please register to hold your spot!


Adult Summer Workshop: Plein Air Drawing Day for Ages 16+

Instructor: Stacy Pearson

July 13
Day: Tuesday
Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
One-Day Workshop (M) $40; (NM) $44 (with materials – students can keep the materials)
(M) $30; (NM) $34 (no materials – artists will bring their own supplies)
Outdoor Workshop / Max of 10 students – Masks are required

Location: Mill Race
Meeting Location: New School Church at Mill Race

Come join us for a beautiful morning of drawing en plein air at Mill Race Historical Village in downtown Northville. All abilities and level of drawing experience welcome as we settle in outdoors to draw from nature, architecture, and more. If the weather does not cooperate, we will move into the Mill Race chapel if needed. Table easels, tables, and supplies provided. You are welcome to bring your own if you wish.


Adult Summer Workshop: Plein Air Watercolor Day for Ages 16+

Instructor: Katherine Reaume

July 20
Day: Tuesday
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
One-Day Workshop (M) $34; (NM) $38 (with materials – students can keep the materials)
(M) $30; (NM) $34 (no materials – artists will bring their own supplies)
Outdoor Workshop / Max of 10 students – Masks are required

Location: Mill Race
Meeting Location: New School Church at Mill Race

Come outside and explore watercolor and the joy of plein air painting! Learn some tricks and tips using watercolor and planning your painting inspired from life. With a great location at Mill Race Village, become inspired by classical architecture and nature. If the weather does not cooperate, we will move into the Mill Race chapel if needed. Table easels, tables, and supplies provided. You are welcome to bring your own if you wish.


Adult Summer Workshop: Plein Air Watercolor Day for Ages 16+

Instructor: Katherine Reaume

July 27
Day: Tuesday
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
One-Day Workshop (M) $34; (NM) $38 (with materials)
(M) $30; (NM) $34 (no materials – artists will bring their own supplies)
Outdoor Workshop / Max of 10 students – Masks are required

Location: Mill Race
Meeting Location: New School Church at Mill Race

Come outside and explore watercolor and the joy of plein air painting! Learn some tricks and tips using watercolor and planning your painting inspired from life. With a great location at Mill Race Village, become inspired by classical architecture and nature. If the weather does not cooperate, we will move into the Mill Race chapel if needed. Table easels, tables, and supplies provided. You are welcome to bring your own if you wish.


Adult Summer Workshop: Macro & Closeup Photography with Sylvia Ford for Ages 16+

Instructor: Sylvia Ford

August 21
Day: Saturday
Time: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
One-Day Workshop (M) $45; (NM) $50

Location: The Northville Art House

During this workshop, we’ll learn how to see details in flowers, critters, leaves and non nature. We’ll talk about depth of field, bokeh, focus stacking and more. Camera all types are welcomed. Tripod is required.
This is “A bugs view” classroom/outdoors setting workshop.

All camera types SLR, DSLR, Full Framed or iPhone
Stock or your favorite lens
Fully charged battery
Media card
Small light weight flashlight
Travel light no extra equipment required

To learn more about the artist, Sylvia Ford, please visit her website: Sylviafordphotography.com


Questions? Contact Elli Fassois, Education Director, education@northvillearthouse.org


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