Highlands Art Garage Art Classes

New Art Classes in Wilmington

A New and exciting art destination is opening in September. Named for the neighborhood, the Highlands Art Garage is located at 2003 West 17th St. Wilmington, DE 19801. Some will remember the lot as the 17th St. Garage, but it’s now the hottest new place to be creative! The teaching artists have amazing backgrounds, and will offer classes and workshops for all ages in drawing, painting, sewing, woodworking, sculpture, eco-arts and loads of DIY adventures! New classes are being added all the time, check the website so you can design your fall schedules to include us! You can register on line at:

Named for the neighborhood, the Highlands Art Garage is located at 2003 West 17th St. Wilmington, DE 19801. Some will remember the lot as the 17th St. Garage, but it’s now the hottest new place to be creative! The teaching artists have amazing backgrounds, and will offer classes and workshops for all ages in drawing, painting, sewing, woodworking, sculpture, eco-arts and loads of DIY adventures! New classes are being added all the time, check the website so you can design your fall schedules to include us! You can register on line at:

You can register on the website now! www.http://highlandsartgarage.com

Blue Striped Horned InsectPainting Blue Beetle

After School Art Class – for kids age 8 and up.

Start Date: September 9th

Instructor: Susan Benarcik

4 week Session

4:00-5:30 PM

$90.00

Who wants to try something new?!  Using  inspiration found in the natural world, you will create 4 projects including; an ink drawing based on a natural pattern like the bark on a tree or a spider web, a wood cut print inspired by a natural form, like a  flower or tree branch, and a 3-D sculpture based on an insect or seedpod. Fall is the best time of year to celebrate the natural world, come be inspired and make artwork so wonderful that you wont want to give it away!

Register on the website. www.http://highlandsartgarage.com

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Adult Workshop Series  “Color” 

Saturday September 20

1:00-4:00  PM

Instructor: Linda Celestian

$45.00 – All supplies provided

Starting with a fun writing exercise to get you in touch with what colors mean to you,  learn how to explore colors abstractly and freely using liquid watercolor.  Learn what colors are capable of communicating and the role they can play in your life.- You do not need to be an artist!

Register on the website. www.http://highlandsartgarage.com

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Feather

LLHorn Adult Workshop Series “EcoFusion”

For the artist and the curious, all levels welcome!  Think outside the box in a two-session workshop with eco-artist and sculptor Susan Benarcik in a “Make & Take” workshop where you design and fabricate your own small scale 3-D sculpture. Learn to incorporate harvested and found materials from your garden and green spaces with curious items from your drawers, tool sheds, and recycle bins.  You will leave with a shifted  perspective on art and the environment.

 

Register on the website. www.http://highlandsartgarage.com

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Saturday Art Class – for kids age 8 and up.

Start Date: September 6th

Instructor: Linda Celestian

4 week Session

10:00-11:30 AM

$90.00

Basic drawing and painting; mediums covered are pencil, charcoal, ink, and acrylic.

 Register on the website. www.http://highlandsartgarage.com

 

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Adult Evening Class ” Express Yourself”

Starting Sept. 8th

Mondays 7:00-9:30 PM

Instructor: Linda Celestian

4 week sessions

$95

Have you ever wished you could draw and paint? Are you attracted to art that expresses feelings and is full of life, but feel unsure about how to make it? Starting with simple exercises you will be assisted in unlocking your creative potential. The end goal is to make art that speaks to you and fulfills your creative yearnings. Are you ready to let your creative spirit out to play? This is for artists and non artists alike. We will explore a different art element each week that will help you understand the language of visual art and teach you to using line, color, form, and texture, to communicate ideas and feelings.

Supplies are provided, and students are welcome to bring their own as needed.

***This class will be ongoing and you can start at anytime.

Register on the website. www.http://highlandsartgarage.com

 

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Adult  Evening Class ” Drawing From Nature”

Start Date: Sept. 9 th

Instructor: Susan Benarcik

Tuesdays 7:00-9:00 PM

4 week sessions

$90

For those of us who just want to try something new… but need some inspiration, this course will be perfect. With just enough guidance from Susan, and inspiration found in the natural world, you will create 4 projects including; an ink drawing based on a natural pattern, a wood cut print inspired by a natural form, and a 3-D sculpture of an insect or seedpod. Fall is the best time of year to celebrate the natural world, come be inspired and make artwork so wonderful that you wont want to give it away!

Register on the website. www.http://highlandsartgarage.com

 

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