Workshops

EXPRESSIVE STILL LIFES IN OIL CLASSES – INSTRUCTOR STEPHEN HAYNES

Instructor:  Stephen Haynes
Day:  Tuesdays
Time:  10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Dates:  October 19 and 26 and November 9 and 16, 2021
Minimum Class Size:  5 students
Maximum Class Size:  12 students
Fee:  $60.00/student for 4 classes

Stephen will teach some of the techniques he uses to paint more expressively through a series of in-class exercises and activities with the goal of finishing a still life painting each week.  This class will attempt to accommodate all skill levels from beginner to seasoned artists!

You are encouraged to bring the following to each class: a small sketchbook, black marker (Sharpie or the like), paper towels, 8×10 inch (or larger) canvas, 3 to 5 bristle brushes ranging in size from #5 – #10, 37ml-200ml tubes of Titanium White, Cadmium Red Light, Cadmium Yellow and Ultramarine Blue.  NOTE: All supplies can be purchased …

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Toddler/Children Classes

TODDLER CLASSES (Ages 3 to 6)

Instructor:  Laurie Sweeney
Class Size:  Four (4) students plus a parent/guardian
Fee:  $7.00 per student per class

Classes held on Fridays, 10:00-11:00 am.  Dates of classes are June 18, July 23, and August 13, 2021.  Pre-registration is required (no refunds).  E-mail instructor at luv2craft4u@verizon.net.

FUN WITH ART (Ages 5 to 12).

Instructor:  Laurie Sweeney
Class Size:  Six (6) students plus a parent/guardian
Fee:  $15.00 per student per class

Classes will be held on the following dates.  Pre-registration is required (no refunds).  E-mail instructor at luv2craft4u@verizon.net.

April 11, 2021           1:00 – 3:00 pm
April 25, 2021          1:00 – 3:00 pm
June 11, 2021           10:00 am – 12:00 pm
June 25, 2021          10:00 am – 12:00 pm
July 9, 2021              10:00 am – 12:00 pm
July 30, 2021           10:00 am – 12:00 pm
August 6, 2021         10:00 am – 12:00 pm

CHILDREN’S CLASSES (Ages

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Art Supplies for Sale

art-supplies-images-art_suppliesDid you know NAL is a great place to shop for gifts or art supplies?  Quality materials for drawing and painting are available at great prices.  Supplies available are suitable for League classes, the at-home hobbyist, or local professionals.  Store hours usually coincide with adult classes or you may call the league at 724.863.2435 to inquire about other hours of operation.

In addition, many local artists and students works of art are on display at the NAL and are reasonably priced.   A locally created art piece may be the perfect gift for that hard-to-buy-for someone.

Gift certificates are also available for purchase if you know of someone that would like to take classes or supplement their materials.

Next time you are on Main Street in Irwin, stop in and check out all that the store has to offer!…

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