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Fine Art: The Art House gallery has teamed with established artists and art professors to provide classes from introductory to advanced levels in various styles of painting, pottery, mixed media and other fine arts. From beginners to serious students, the experienced and talented Art House faculty will offer programs that will enlighten all to the wonders of art and give you the instruction you need to master a new skill.
Private Instruction: Interested in improving your drawing skills or painting in colored pencil or watercolor? Artist I. Lynn Garriott Porter also offers one-on-one lessons at Art House. Contact us for more information or to set up a class.
Private Group Parties: Looking for a unique holiday, birthday or family reunion party idea? How about a great team-building experience for your office? Art House offers group art classes in which you are guided step-by-step in creating your own masterpiece. We have instructors in different mediums capable of teaching various group sizes. If your group is too large to fit into our classroom area, Art House instructors may be able to come to you. Find a suitable location and contact us to start planning your large group party.
Fun Art: We host a series of art classes that celebrate the pure joy and creativity of making art. These classes range from paints on canvas, acrylic pour, Play with Clay (air dry clay) to Zen doodling and more. Students are invited to bring beverages and snacks, let loose and have fun! Designed to be fun for all ages. Check the calendar, then call ahead to sign up.
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Mimic the Masters
Open to the Public until May 18
May Classes and Events
Callaway Plein Air is an annual event that invites 50 artists to enter and create beautiful art from all over Callaway County May 23-26. Artists must register and pay in advance. Deadline May 21; however, if we fill our limit of 50 before then, entries will be closed. Don’t miss out sign up SOON! More information on this website under our Callaway Plein Air Tab.http://arthousefultonmo.org/callaway-plein-air/
05/11/19 Muffins with Mom Acrylic on Canvas, Instructor- I. Lynn Garriott Porter
- Saturday, May 11, 2:30pm-4:30pm
- We will start our afternoon off with fruit, Muffins, and milk, juice, or water. Then each Mom with one child will paint together on one 16×20 canvas or 2 11×14 canvases to create a unique work of art they can proudly hang. Several suggestion options will be offered to paint.
- All paint materials provided come dressed appropriately painting can get messy.
- $50 for both Mom and one child, all ages, add $15 for an additional child.
05/19 and 05/20/19 Plein Air Workshop with Jane Mudd
Ages 18+ Sunday 05/19 10am-4pm Sunday 05/20 10am-4pm Cost $85 for both days and $50 a day if taking single day.
Workshop must be paid in advance
Experienced and Awarded Plein Air Artist Jane Mudd will be instructing students in this 2 day Plein Air workshop. If a participant is only able to participate one day, they can. Beginning Plein Air artists are welcome, but should have some experience in painting and drawing. Students will need to bring their own supplies. A supply list link is given below or a printed list can be picked up at the gallery when you sign up. Participants will meet at the Art House gallery first, to receive instruction. They will travel from there to designated area to paint on site. Bring your own brown bag lunch, drinks, and snacks.
Click here for Jane’s supply list for workshop.
Needing Supplies for Classes or for Callaway Plein Air? Garriott Porter Art Studio, LLC will have some supplies used in this workshop. Quantities are limited so if you need any of these, contact Garriott Porter Art Studio, LLC at garriottporterart@hotmailcom to order for you. Prices are comparable to other Art Supply stores.
June Classes and Events
06/08/19 & 06/09/19 Watercolor Explorations Self Portrait 2 day Workshop with I. Lynn Garriott Porter
Ages 14+ Saturday 6/08 9:30am-3:30pm Sunday 06/09 10am-4pm Cost $100 for both days if Paid in Advance. $65 a day if taking single day.
Two Day Self Portrait Workshop in which participants will be drawing themselves by looking in a mirror on Day One. Day Two class participants will be looking at a photo they bring in on. Day One will start off with a more minimalist style of drawing and painting. Participants will learn about facial proportions and proportional tools. Day Two the focus will be on creating a more lifelike image of themselves. Class will break for lunch around 11:45 am and resume at 12:45 pm. Lynn will supply mirrors, paper, paint and brushes for in class and instruction to aid everyone in creating unique and interesting self portraits. Proportional dividers and other art supplies may be purchased from Garriott Porter Art Studio, LLC in advance or on day of class, but are not required.
Check out what Art House has to offer! Discount on supplies given to Paid Art House Members.
Don’t see a class you want to take, contact Art House to coordinate a private group class or private individual class designed for you!
All students are asked to arrive 15 minutes prior to class start time and to come prepared to create. We can get messy so don’t wear your Sunday best and/or bring an old shirt or apron to protect your clothing.
While we do love additions of students to our classes, if a class is full in advance the instructor may not be able to accept walk-ins, so please call ahead. If not enough students sign up in advance for classes, instructors may cancel the class.
Payment in advance is preferred and sometimes required. This not only secures your spot and gives instructors a head count, but it enables the class to start on time. You may pay in person or call 573-592-7733 to pay with a credit card.