855 Linden Ave.
Carpinteria, CA 93013

Upcoming at the Carpinteria Arts Center

A new semester starts in January!  Check back soon for a listing of all the new 2018 classes.

The following classes are described in detail below:

 

Impressionist Painting Workshop Series for Adults

Impressionist Painting Workshop Series for Adults
Impressionist Painting Workshop Series for Adults-2

3 Wednesdays: October 25 – November 8, 6:30 - 9:30PM
Presenter: Olga Hotujac

Experience oil painting in a new way as you reproduce Van Gogh’s “Sunflowers” in a step-by-step process with the guidance of a classically-trained fine arts instructor from Stroganov University in Moscow. You’ll learn about composition, mixing colors, and basic brush and palette knife techniques. All materials and tools will be provided and you will take home your finished 20”x 24” canvas. Class is solvent- and turpentine-free.

Price: $165 / $150 for members
Registration deadline: October 15

 

Printmaking for the Holidays Ages 8 through Adults (Parent/Child Pairs Welcome)

 Printmaking for the Holidays Ages 8 through Adults

Date: Saturday, November 11, 10AM – noon 
Presenter: Janey Cohen

Create your own original block print-style templates, then print them in a variety of ink colors to create one-of-a-kind greeting cards to share this holiday season. All materials provided.

Price: $22 / $20 for members (Parent/child pair $33/$30)
Registration deadline: November 1

 

Succulent Wreath Workshop for Adults - SOLD OUT

 Succulent Wreath Workshop for Adults

Date: Saturday, November 11, 1:00 - 3:00PM 
Presenter: Christie Boyd

Mix an array of succulents into an eye-pleasing wreath of different textures and hues that will spruce up your outdoor living space for the holidays and all year long. Makes a great gift! All materials provided.

Price: $55 / $50 for members
Registration deadline: November 1

 

Driftwood Christmas Trees Workshop for Adults - SOLD OUT

Driftwood Christmas Trees Workshop for Adults

Date: Saturday, November 18, 1:00 - 3:00PM 
Presenter: Christie Boyd

You can celebrate the holidays all year long with a driftwood tree! Christie Boyd will show you how to construct your own beautiful piece of art made of wood from Carpinteria beaches. Driftwood will be provided, but feel free to collect your own before the workshop. Bring your own drill.

Price: $55 / $50 for members
Registration deadline: November 8

 

Introduction to West African Drumming: Ages 8 through Adult

John Knecht
Date: Sunday, December 3, 3:00-4:00PM
Presenter: John Knecht
Join the music instructor from Cate School, for African drumming in our courtyard. John has traveled to Guinea, Mali and Senegal to study the art of drumming, dance and song. Come enjoy the excitement and rhythm of this African tradition!
Price: $16.50 / $15 for members