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SUMMER KIDS CLASSES
Dates: July 7, 2015 - August 18, 2015
**JULY & AUGUST** KIDS CLASSES: Kids from 6-14 are invited to come and create at the Arts Center this summer! Every Tuesday and Thursday morning throughout July and August the Arts Center will offer the opportunity for kids to have fun exploring their creativity. Painting, sculpture, paper folding, drawing, duct tape creations, print-making and more – a different class every time! Classes run from 10 am – 11:30 am every Tuesday and Thursday and "walk ins are welcome" as space permits. Thanks to a generous grant from the Nord Family Foundation these classes are offered for $5/child. Call 315-536-8226 to preregister.” LIST OF KIDS CLASSES CLICK HERE!
Pastel Madness with Wendy Harris
Dates: July 11, 2015 - July 12, 2015
Open the path to a lifetime of creativity using pastels – the most elastic artistic medium. From surface selection and preparation to mark-making and medium manipulation this is the place to fall in love with pastel painting. Instructor: Wendy Harris $120 Members, $150 not-yet-members See more...
Painting with Paper
Dates: July 21, 2015 - July 23, 2015
Unique and vibrant collage techniques with leading nationally recognized artist, Elizabeth St HIlaire Nelson. Three day workshop at Sunny Point.
Art in the Finger Lakes
Dates: July 27, 2015 - September 7, 2015
“Art in the Finger Lakes” Opens on Friday, July 31st from 5 to 7 PM. Refreshments will be provided. The show will be an illustration of the art of the area. Along with the ACYC Member Artists we feature the work of remarkable talents: Bill Mowson (painter) and Don Sottile (sculpture/drawings). Wine tastings by Hickory Hollow Winery and Highland Cellars.
Plein Air Painting with Dick Kane
Dates: August 3, 2015 - August 6, 2015
Plein Air with Dick Kane - Monday, August 3 - Thursday August 6 9:30 am - 2:30 pm Various sites - Working in the great classroom of the out-of-doors, this class will focus particularly on identifying and developing our own individual painting style. Each day includes a demonstration and painting in a different location in this beautiful lake country. $150 members, $190 not-yet-members