Painting workshop set at library
Jim Richter of Janesville will conduct a painting workshop for all those interested at Beloit Public Library on Saturday, Oct. 5. The event will be held from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and the cost is $100. A box lunch and a 16 inch by 20 inch canvas will be provided. Participants need to bring their own paints and brushes.
Richter is an oil and acrylic artist and has done several large outdoor murals in the Janesville area. He does graphic art for a living.
The workshop is sponsored by the Beloit Art Center. Reservations and fee are due on Sept. 25. Those who want to join the workshop can call 608-313-9083 or email to: www.beloitartcenter.com.
"CALL FOR ARTISTS Wisconsin Regional Art Program. Students and Recreational Artists are encouraged to enter!
Janesville, WI WRAP
Online Entry & $30 Due: Friday, June 21, 2019 -visit go.wisc.edu/WRAP to enter.
Or, mail or email entries to: Barb Leonard, 6000 W Valley Springs Rd., Janesville, WI 53548, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Workshop/Presentation - $5 for general public, free for participating artists.
Fri. Aug. 2, 2019, 4:30-7:30 pm for Reception
Sat. Aug 3, 2019, 9:30 am - 3 pm for Workshop
Location: Janesville Performing Art Center, 408 S. Main St., Janesville, WI 53545"
The Beloit Art Center invites you to attend our annual meeting, May 14 at 5:30 pm in the Main Gallery. Election of board members and officers for 2019 - 2020 will occur. We invite all Beloit Art Center members and community members interested in the arts to attend, ask questions and give us feedback about the Beloit Art Center. We look forward to seeing you!
Beloit Art Center Camp
Art Camp is a time of artistic exploration and experimentation for students ages ranging from 9-16. In the morning we will meet for two hours and work in two-dimensional media. The basics of drawing, painting, and design will be covered. After a short lunch break, students will head downstairs to the Pottery studio to work, for two hours, in the three-dimensional medium of clay. All supplies are included. Students will provide their own lunch. A refrigerator is available.
Available Sessions: 10 am – 2:30 pm from July 15 – 18 and July 22 – 25
Pricing: $250; Morning only $125, Afternoon only $125
Contact info: 608-313-9083
Registration: Open now; call 608-313-9083 to register
Photography Design Class at Beloit Art Center Wednesday Evenings
May 1st - 29th, 6 to 8 pm
The cost of the class is $75.00
During this 5 week class, local photographer Steve Bogdonas will help you learn how to take top quality photos with your digital camera. The class is designed for a beginner through intermediate photographer and will cover: Camera basics, classic light and color theory, portrait lighting and a heavy dose of classical design for the photographer. Assignments are given at every class along with class critiques and a mini-photo show at the 5th week of the program.
With the surge of today's photo software there has not been a greater time to understand and practice the principles of design to enhance your photographic creations. Sign up early as the class size is limited. Call the Beloit Art Center at 608-313-9083, or Steve at 815-389-9086 with any questions or to sign up for the class.
Beloit Art Center (2nd Floor)
520 E. Grand Avenue, Beloit, WI.
Rolling Admissions (call 608-314-4092 to register)
Classes are held Tuesday and Thursday evenings 6-8:00 pm. You attend according to your own schedule. Your first eight sessions are $150.00 and include 25 lbs. of clay and glazes to cover the projects done during these sessions. You will learn the fundamentals of clay, hand building techniques and three guided sessions on the pottery wheel.
After the class you may attend any open studio for $10.00 an evening (this includes the firing of all the pieces that you make during this time) and you may want to join the glaze co-op for $15.00 or purchase your own approved glazes. Bags of clay (25lbs) are available to purchase for $20.00
2 Session Pottery Workshops: $50.00 (includes clay, glaze, and the firing of your pieces)
Scratching the Surface: Sgraffitto Technique
Colorful Clay Underglaze Blocking Technique
Call to schedule a workshop.
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