Upcoming Classes

February

Empty Bowl Project: Bowl Making
February 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Join the Art League of Ocean City to help end hunger! Here's how you can help: join us on these dates to create a bowl for a $25 donation as part of the Empty Bowl Project. (Please allow 2-3 weeks for bowls to be fired and ready for pickup.) Then join us for the Soup Dinner on March 29, 2019 from 4:30-8:30PM. Soups donated by local restaurants! Proceeds to benefit Diakonia and the Art League of Ocean City.
Yoga, Mindfulness & More with Kelli Anders
February 4 @ 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Adults Members $25, Non-Members $30 Every Monday for 4 weeks Jan. 28, Feb.4, 11, 18 Cost for all four weeks: $90 Members, $113 Non-Members Please register by 02/03/2019! Explore how gentle integration of body, mind, breath and spirit, directed in a purposeful and loving way, can contribute to a greater sense of inner strength, resolve, and calm. Using evidence-informed techniques from yoga, mindfulness, and neurosculpting, this four-week series offers a blended practice of functional movement, relaxation, breathwork, guided meditations, and more. Come away with a better understanding of how you show up for yourself, and others – and how to move in the direction of the best version of you!
Healing Sound Bath with Chrissy Ehrhart
February 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$20 donation to benefit the Art & Soul programs. Chrissy Ehrhart is trained in sound healing and sound therapy, an ancient healing modality using musical vibrational instruments such as crystal and Himalayan Bowls, drums, bells and voice that will bring the receiver into a deep relaxation passing into the mind's thetic state while vibrations of sound will travel through the body creating harmonious balance of the body and mind's cells. Sound therapy nourishes the body's nerve endings reducing chronic pain and inflammation while lowering heart rate, blood pressure and toxic levels in the body. Stored emotions and energy blockages may be released and all while listening to a beautiful orchestra of sound embracing your every cell!
Tuesday Morning Adult Pottery for the Advanced Ceramic Artist from 10am-12pm
February 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
$35 for members, $45 for non members Sign up for 6 sessions for $180 for members, $230 for non members Please call for registration 410-524-9433 by 02/04/2019! This is a class for advanced Ceramic Artists only, there will be minimal instructions, and you need to be cleared by pottery studio manager to attend this class. Please call the Art League if you have any questions at 410-524-9433. Advance reservation is required to guarantee your spot.
Tuesday Afternoon Adult Pottery from 1-3pm
February 5 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$35 for members, $45 for non members Sign up for 6 sessions for $180 for members, $230 for non members Please register by 02/04/2019! Students will explore hand building techniques to make fun and functional art. Perfect for all levels of students from the beginner to more advanced. Adults and teens welcome. Advance reservation is required to guarantee your spot.
Brushes and Bubbly Paint Night with Halie Torris
February 6 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
$25 for members, $32 for non members Please register by 02/05/19! Bring your friends, a snack and an adult beverage and enjoy a fun, stress-free evening of painting. We supply canvases, paints, brushes, cups, music and an artist to guide you. Complete a work of art in one night. No prior experience necessary!
Local Colors, Watercolors - Winter trees with Gerilyn Gaskill
February 7 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
$25 for members, $30 for non members Please register by 2/06/2019! Watch watercolor demonstrations and try your hand as you paint along with Geri! Have fun while you learn to capture the "local color" in watercolors. All levels welcome. Bring what supplies you have or rent a kit for just $10.
Exploring the World of Watercolor with Kathy Bohs
February 7 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost: $20 Members, $25 Non-Members Please register by 02/06/19! Learn to use your creativity to express yourself through this exciting medium. We will cover different techniques, ideas and tips. This workshop is great if you're new to Watercolor or just want to re-energize your own skills. Paint from life or from a photograph by really looking at colors, shapes, shadows, and light spots to create sparkle.
Create your own beautiful Glass Jewelry with Peter Gibson
February 7 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
$75 for members, $85 for non members, includes all material! Please register by 02/06/2019! Learn the basics of creating a fused glass piece. You will make 3 pendants and 2 earrings or 2 pendants, 1 earring, 1 bracelet, choosing from a wide range of glasses. The piece will be fired after the workshop and available for pick up 2-3 weeks later. Shipping is available! No experience necessary. All levels, and children with registered adult are welcome.
Free Family Art Day: Heart Tree Painting
February 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sponsored by the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore. Come together, explore nature and the arts, and take home a new treasure. This month: We will be creating heart trees with paint and mixed media materials. Children must be accompanied by an adult; adults must be accompanied by a child. All family members (including adults) must be registered for this event.
Beginners and Beyond Watercolor Workshop with Gerilyn Gaskill
February 11 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
$90 members, $110 non-members. Mon- Tues-Wed 10AM to 3PM. Please register by 02/10/2019! New Students: new students may register at any time. 1. 1. Boats of the region…all kinds. Bring reference photos. 2. Painting geese in the air and on the ground. Bring actual photos of geese. A birding guide is invaluable for accuracy. 3. Clinic Day and individual demos Registration is “first come, first served”. 1 or 2 day registrations are not possible. Classes are for all levels, and absolute beginners are very welcome. We have complete rental paint kits available to new watercolor painters along with special lessons to get you started and try the medium before you invest in supplies! Each class is 3 days. Day 3 is always a “Clinic, Completion, and Technique ” day, offering time to polish and finish previous 2 days’ work, and to take advantage of private demos and lessons.
Yoga, Mindfulness & More with Kelli Anders
February 11 @ 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Adults Members $25, Non-Members $30 Every Monday for 4 weeks Jan. 28, Feb.4, 11, 18 Cost for all four weeks: $90 Members, $113 Non-Members Please register by 02/10/2019! Explore how gentle integration of body, mind, breath and spirit, directed in a purposeful and loving way, can contribute to a greater sense of inner strength, resolve, and calm. Using evidence-informed techniques from yoga, mindfulness, and neurosculpting, this four-week series offers a blended practice of functional movement, relaxation, breathwork, guided meditations, and more. Come away with a better understanding of how you show up for yourself, and others – and how to move in the direction of the best version of you!
Tuesday Morning Adult Pottery for the Advanced Ceramic Artist from 10am-12pm
February 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
$35 for members, $45 for non members Sign up for 6 sessions for $180 for members, $230 for non members Please register by 02/11/2019! This is a class for advanced Ceramic Artists only, there will be minimal instructions, and you need to be cleared by pottery studio manager to attend this class. Please call the Art League if you have any questions at 410-524-9433. Advance reservation is required to guarantee your spot.
Tuesday Afternoon Adult Pottery from 1-3pm
February 12 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$35 for members, $45 for non members Sign up for 6 sessions for $180 for members, $230 for non members Please register by 02/11/2019! Students will explore hand building techniques to make fun and functional art. Perfect for all levels of students from the beginner to more advanced. Adults and teens welcome. Advance reservation is required to guarantee your spot.
Tuesday Evening Adult Pottery from 6-8pm
February 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$35 for members, $45 for non members Sign up for 6 sessions for $180 for members, $230 for non members Please register by 02/11/2019! Students will explore hand building techniques to make fun and functional art. Perfect for all levels of students from the beginner to more advanced. Adults and teens welcome. Advance reservation is required to guarantee your spot.
Sip and Ceramics: "Ball"-Bowl with presentation from Touch of Italy
February 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$45 for members, $56 for non members Please register by 02/12/2019! Make your own creative and beautiful piece out of clay! Class includes all materials and refreshments. No experience necessary. Perfect for date night or girls night out. Please allow 2-3 weeks for pieces to be ready to take home.
Color Theory combined with Drawing Skills -Drawing Boot Camp with David Simpson (Develop your Drawing)
February 17 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$30 for members/ $38 for non-members per class Please register by 02-16-2019! Color Theory combined with Drawing Skills - Drawing Boot Camp with David Simpson Good drawing skills are important for creating great paintings. These drawing classes are designed for both beginners and more experienced artists, and taught by our studio artist, David Simpson. The class is based off of simple color theory applied to drawing skills.
Empty Bowl Project: Bowl Making
February 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Join the Art League of Ocean City to help end hunger! Here's how you can help: join us on these dates to create a bowl for a $25 donation as part of the Empty Bowl Project. (Please allow 2-3 weeks for bowls to be fired and ready for pickup.) Then join us for the Soup Dinner on March 29, 2019 from 4:30-8:30PM. Soups donated by local restaurants! Proceeds to benefit Diakonia and the Art League of Ocean City.
Yoga, Mindfulness & More with Kelli Anders
February 18 @ 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Adults Members $25, Non-Members $30 Every Monday for 4 weeks Jan. 28, Feb.4, 11, 18 Cost for all four weeks: $90 Members, $113 Non-Members Please register by 02/17/2019! Explore how gentle integration of body, mind, breath and spirit, directed in a purposeful and loving way, can contribute to a greater sense of inner strength, resolve, and calm. Using evidence-informed techniques from yoga, mindfulness, and neurosculpting, this four-week series offers a blended practice of functional movement, relaxation, breathwork, guided meditations, and more. Come away with a better understanding of how you show up for yourself, and others – and how to move in the direction of the best version of you!
Tuesday Morning Adult Pottery for the Advanced Ceramic Artist from 10am-12pm
February 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
$35 for members, $45 for non members Sign up for 6 sessions for $180 for members, $230 for non members Please register by 02/18/2019! This is a class for advanced Ceramic Artists only, there will be minimal instructions, and you need to be cleared by pottery studio manager to attend this class. Please call the Art League if you have any questions at 410-524-9433. Advance reservation is required to guarantee your spot.
Tuesday Afternoon Adult Pottery from 1-3pm
February 19 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$35 for members, $45 for non members Sign up for 6 sessions for $180 for members, $230 for non members Please register by 02/18/2019! Students will explore hand building techniques to make fun and functional art. Perfect for all levels of students from the beginner to more advanced. Adults and teens welcome. Advance reservation is required to guarantee your spot.
Local Colors, Watercolors - Big Birds with Gerilyn Gaskill
February 21 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
$25 for members, $30 for non members Please register by 2/20/2019! Watch watercolor demonstrations and try your hand as you paint along with Geri! Have fun while you learn to capture the "local color" in watercolors. All levels welcome. Bring what supplies you have or rent a kit for just $10.
Beading: Baubles & Bubbles-Memory Wire Bracelet with Nicole Maskell
February 21 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$ 20 Members, $ 25 Non-Members, plus $15 Material Fee Please register by 02/20/2019! Whether you want to refresh your skills or embrace a new hobby – making your own jewelry is fun! This beginner-level class teaches you a different "style" of beading and jewelry making each month to design stunning one-of-a-kind jewelry. We will go over the types of tools and materials before we dive into a “Bead-Buffet” that includes high quality crystal, lampwork glass, porcelain, metal and other beads. Material Fee will be paid directly to the instructor. Bring your friends, a snack and an adult beverage and enjoy a fun, stress-free evening of beading.
Empty Bowl Project: Bowl Making
February 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Don't miss our final bowl making session for the Empty Bowl Project, to benefit Diakonia and the Art League of OC! Here's how you can help: join us on these dates to create a bowl for a $25 donation as part of the Empty Bowl Project. (Please allow 2-3 weeks for bowls to be fired and ready for pickup.) Then join us for the Soup Dinner on March 29, 2019 from 4:30-8:30PM. Soups donated by local restaurants! Proceeds to benefit Diakonia and the Art League of Ocean City.
Art and Soul:
February 22 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Funded by the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore. This month: Heart In Art-Celebrating Love-String Art techniques to create a heart, and with each string attached, you'll reflect on everyone in your life that has made an impact on your heart. This workshop is focused on the creative process of art making to improve and enhance the physical, mental, and emotional well being of individuals of all ages. It is based on the belief that the creative process involved in artistic self-expression helps people resolve conflicts and problems, develop interpersonal skills, manage behavior, reduce stress, increase self-esteem and self-awareness, and achieve insight. This healing workshop provides support, acknowledgement and personal acceptance to those who may be experiencing illness, homelessness, abuse, addiction or painful challenges in life and to the family members and friends who may also be affected. Our mission is to offer an escape and healing through art.
Adobe Photoshop CC Beyond the Basics with Joe Scukanec
February 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost: $42 Members, $53 Non-Members Please register by 02/22/19! This class is designed for the intermediate level student. If you already have a basic knowledge photoshop, or perhaps just need a review of the features of photoshop, then this class is for you. Topics covered in this class includes: Image size and cropping, sizing your images for the web and printing, image editing, adjustment layers, layer blend modes, using masks vs. the eraser tool, adding effects to layers, brush selection and an introduction to making your own custom brushes.
Fun with Acrylics - Beginner to Intermediate - with Jim Adcock
February 26 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cost per session: $30 Members, $38 Non-Members, Please register by 02/25/2019! Acrylics an affordable and effective medium for beginners to tap into their desire to paint. Learn step-by-step the different brush strokes, how to mix your colors, and acrylic painting techniques to get the wanted effects and may develop a preferred painting style. This is a hands-on workshop perfect for beginners to Intermediate Acrylic Painters. Please bring your own material, or you can use the supplies from the instructor for a $10 fee.
Tuesday Morning Adult Pottery for the Advanced Ceramic Artist from 10am-12pm
February 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
$35 for members, $45 for non members Sign up for 6 sessions for $180 for members, $230 for non members Please register by 02/25/2019! This is a class for advanced Ceramic Artists only, there will be minimal instructions, and you need to be cleared by pottery studio manager to attend this class. Please call the Art League if you have any questions at 410-524-9433. Advance reservation is required to guarantee your spot.
Tuesday Afternoon Adult Pottery from 1-3pm
February 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$35 for members, $45 for non members Sign up for 6 sessions for $180 for members, $230 for non members Please register by 02/25/2019! Students will explore hand building techniques to make fun and functional art. Perfect for all levels of students from the beginner to more advanced. Adults and teens welcome. Advance reservation is required to guarantee your spot.
Kids Tuesday Afternoon Pottery: Ages 7+ from 4-5:30pm
February 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
$25 for members, $30 for non members Sign up for 6 sessions for $120 for members, $150 for non members Please register by 02/25/2019! Kids love to play with clay! Students will express themselves with a variety of projects as they build hand-eye coordination and have a great time! Cost includes all materials, clay, glazing, and firing. Advanced registration is required to guarantee your spot.
Tuesday Evening Adult Pottery from 6-8pm
February 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$35 for members, $45 for non members Sign up for 6 sessions for $180 for members, $230 for non members Please register by 02/25/2019! Students will explore hand building techniques to make fun and functional art. Perfect for all levels of students from the beginner to more advanced. Adults and teens welcome. Advance reservation is required to guarantee your spot.
Create your own beautiful Glass Jewelry with Peter Gibson
February 28 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
$75 for members, $85 for non members, includes all material! Please register by 02/27/2019! Learn the basics of creating a fused glass piece. You will make 3 pendants and 2 earrings or 2 pendants, 1 earring, 1 bracelet, choosing from a wide range of glasses. The piece will be fired after the workshop and available for pick up 2-3 weeks later. Shipping is available! No experience necessary. All levels, and children with registered adult are welcome.