Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Sign-up Today for Fall Classes and Workshops at the Smithy Clay Studio!

Classes start October 2nd!   
Call today to register!  Space is limited!
We are happy to announce the following fall schedule of available classes and workshops at the Smithy Clay Studio!  We are very excited to get started and we hope you are too!

Please call or email with questions and to pre-register for any classes, workshops or open studio!

(607) 547-8671   |   gallery@smithyarts.org

F a l l   2 0 1 8   C l a s s e s   &   W o r k s h o p s


Monday  10/2 - 11-27   
Advanced Wheel Throwing w/ Jon Stein (8 weeks 9-12pm $220)
FULL!
Have you been throwing for a while, but can't quite get the clay to do what you want it to? Are you interested in throwing larger pieces and exploring new forms? Do you just want to see if the new guy actually knows what he is talking about? This is the class for you!
 
Center the Potter and the Clay w/ Karla Andela (8 weeks 6-9pm $220)
Using mindful breathing and stretching we will approach wheel throwing with centered attention. Each class will give participants a break from the bustle of life to be present for their journey with the clay. Inhale Life, Exhale Gratitude.
 
Tuesday  10/3 - 11/28
Begin or Improve Your Throwing w/ Eileen Murphy (8 weeks 9-12pm $220)
FULL!
How to get clay moving on the wheel, and why it reacts the way it does. Open to potters with some or no experience. Demonstrations and individual support will be geared towards improving your skills
 
Paying Attention to Form and Even Lids w/ Eileen Murphy (8 weeks 1-4pm $220)
For those who want to continue to grow in consistency of form, to see each part of their forms as part of a whole and find their way with lids that work. This class includes wheel demos, individual support and some academic sharing of contemporary and historic clay pieces as well as supportive critiques.
 
"One of a Kind" w/ Eileen Murphy (8 weeks 6-9pm $220)
This class if for experiencing techniques that lead to making a piece that is particular to a special moment, person, or idea. After small clay "sketches" You will develop a form either thrown or slab and enrich the surface using techniques from this class. This can be related to a special memory or gift for someone. This class will move you forward as a potter with your own style. It includes demos, visual art history references and shared delight!
 
Wednesday  10/4 - 11/29
Intro to Wheel w/ Eileen Anania (8 weeks 9-12pm $220)
She had been a fixture around the studio for years, and is ready to share what she has learned. No experience needed! All wheel all the time with Eileen.
 
Center the Potter and the Clay w/ Karla Andela (8 weeks 6-9pm $220)
Using mindful breathing and stretching we will approach wheel throwing with centered attention. Each class will give participants a break from the bustle of life to be present for their journey with the clay. Inhale Life, Exhale gratitude.
 
Thursday  10/5 - 10/26
Pickle It w/ Bob McCann (4 weeks 9-12pm $160)
Explore the world of fermentation from the making of the vessels, to producing your own saur kraut, kimchi, and pickles.  
 
Kids Clay Class w/ Madeline Walker (4 weeks 3:15-5:00pm $85)
A great opportunity for the next generation to explore the wonderful medium that is clay and get their hands dirty. Hand building techniques will be utilized to make pots, sculptures, masks, and all kinds of cool stuff. Ages 7-12
 
Thursday  11/2 - 11/30
Kids Clay Class w/ Madeline Walker (4 weeks 3:15-5:00pm $85)
A great opportunity for the next generation to explore the wonderful medium that is clay and get their hands dirty. Hand building techniques will be utilized to make pots, sculptures, masks, and all kinds of cool stuff. Ages 7-12
 
Sunday 10/8 - 12/3
Newbie Class w/ Kris Gildenblatt (8 weeks 5-8pm $220)
FULL!
Through demonstrations, step-by-step instruction and plenty of individual attention, each student will have the opportunity to try a variety of basic pottery techniques including throwing of the wheel, hand building, trimming, surface decoration, and glazing. No Experience necessary!
 
**No classes or Open Studio Thanksgiving Week (11/20 - 11/26)**
 
Open Studio  10/2 - 12/3

Without taking a class- Use of Studio during scheduled hours, one bag of clay, use of glazes and firing. No Instruction Provided. Adults only please ($150)
In addition to taking a class- Use of studio during scheduled hours, use of glazes and firing. No Instruction provided. Adults only please ($40)
 
Open Studio Hours:
Monday 12-3pm
Wednesday 12-3pm
Thursday 6-9pm
Friday 1-4pm
Saturday 1-4pm
 
2 Day Workshops ($75 each)

Madeline Walker - The Creative Potential of Paper Clay (Oct 7th and 14th 9:30-12:30pm $75)
What is paper clay? Why use it in the studio? With the amazing benefit of added strength and more flexible drying times, you'll be able to push the limits of what you thought clay could do by the end of this workshop. Learn to formulate, mix, and construct with paper clay. Take this class to find out more! Basic hand building experience required.
 
Ann Murdoch Geiger - Hand Built Vessels Focusing on Texture and Function (Oct 21st and 28th 9:30-12:30pm $75)
Whether you are brand new to clay or have plenty of experience, Ann will guide you through designing, constructing, and firing your very own piece of pottery. The goal here is to make something that can be just as enjoyable using in everyday life, as it was to make in the studio.
 
Abbey Koutnik - Of Pottery and Lace (Nov. 4th and 11th 9:30-12:30pm $75)
This is a fun workshop for adults (and teens) that are comfortable working with clay, and want to try something different.   We'll be exploring some new shapes and combinations, all with a "lacy" look. Instruction will include design as well as technique. The workshop will cover at least 3 new projects, plus variations as time allows. Participants should have some experience with either hand- building OR throwing on the wheel as the projects can be created with either approach. Materials included. Abbey Koutnik has NY Teaching certification for Art, and has been teaching art and pottery to adults and children for over 20 years.

How to Register:
 
Call (607) 547-8671 or email gallery@smithyarts.org to pre-register for all classes, workshops & open studios. Space is limited to 8 students per class/workshop, so register as soon as possible!
 
The Smithy Clay Studio is located at 1 Otsego Ct. Cooperstown, NY. Visit us at www.smithyarts.org for more details and information!

Take Advantage of Two Great New Fall Classes at the CAA!

N e w   C l a s s e s   i n   O c t o b e r  !
at the Cooperstown Art Association Galleries    

Call to sign up today! (607) 547-9777 or visit
www.cooperstownart.com/for-adults for more information.

 
Botanical Watercolor Illustrations
with David Kiehm

4 week class
October 25 - November 15, 2017 
Wednesday Evenings, 6:00 - 8:30pm
$95 members  / $100 nonmembers



Enjoy drawing and painting botanical watercolor illustrations in a relaxed atmosphere.  This class is designed for both inexperienced students and those who wish to improve their skills.  Classes include demonstrations and are enhanced by individual instruction.  Work at your own pace.

Bring your own materials!  David has provided a materials list on our website!



Working Watercolor
with Doug Jamieson

4 week class
October 25 - November 15, 2017 
Wednesday Afternoons, 1 - 3 pm
$95 members  /  $100 non-members





Having trouble getting watercolor to do what you want?  Can't get the desired effect?  Just want to learn more about using this versatile medium?  This class is for you!  Traditional watercolor techniques such as wet-in-wet, masking, the use of transparency and color mixing will be explored.  Subject matter will vary!  Landscapes, still-life, portraits, animals, or personal projects may be explored through demonstrations and individual instruction.  

Bring your own materials!  Doug has provided a materials list on our website.

The Cooperstown Art Association is located at 22 Main Street in Cooperstown, NY, in the Village Hall on the corner of Main and Fair Streets.  Please contact the Cooperstown Art Association at 607-547-9777 to register today!  Gallery Hours:  Daily 11-4. Sunday 1-4. Closed Tuesdays Labor Day through Memorial Day.

Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St, Cooperstown, NY 13326
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Sunday, September 10, 2017

We're Back! NEW Fall Classes and Workshops at the Smithy Clay Studio!

W E ' R E     B A C K  !
We are happy to announce the following fall schedule of available classes and workshops at the Smithy Clay Studio!  We are very excited to get started and we hope you are too!

Please call or email with questions and to pre-register for any classes, workshops or open studio!

(607) 547-8671   |   gallery@smithyarts.org

F a l l   2 0 1 8   C l a s s e s   &   W o r k s h o p s


Monday  10/2 - 11-27    
Advanced Wheel Throwing w/ Jon Stein (8 weeks 9-12pm $220)
Have you been throwing for a while, but can't quite get the clay to do what you want it to? Are you interested in throwing larger pieces and exploring new forms? Do you just want to see if the new guy actually knows what he is talking about? This is the class for you!
 
Center the Potter and the Clay w/ Karla Andela (8 weeks 6-9pm $220)
Using mindful breathing and stretching we will approach wheel throwing with centered attention. Each class will give participants a break from the bustle of life to be present for their journey with the clay. Inhale Life, Exhale Gratitude.
 
Tuesday  10/3 - 11/28
Begin or Improve Your Throwing w/ Eileen Murphy (8 weeks 9-12pm $220)
How to get clay moving on the wheel, and why it reacts the way it does. Open to potters with some or no experience. Demonstrations and individual support will be geared towards improving your skills
 
Paying Attention to Form and Even Lids w/ Eileen Murphy (8 weeks 1-4pm $220)
For those who want to continue to grow in consistency of form, to see each part of their forms as part of a whole and find their way with lids that work. This class includes wheel demos, individual support and some academic sharing of contemporary and historic clay pieces as well as supportive critiques.
 
"One of a Kind" w/ Eileen Murphy (8 weeks 6-9pm $220)
This class if for experiencing techniques that lead to making a piece that is particular to a special moment, person, or idea. After small clay "sketches" You will develop a form either thrown or slab and enrich the surface using techniques from this class. This can be related to a special memory or gift for someone. This class will move you forward as a potter with your own style. It includes demos, visual art history references and shared delight!
 
Wednesday  10/4 - 11/29
Intro to Wheel w/ Eileen Anania (8 weeks 9-12pm $220)
She had been a fixture around the studio for years, and is ready to share what she has learned. No experience needed! All wheel all the time with Eileen.
 
Center the Potter and the Clay w/ Karla Andela (8 weeks 6-9pm $220)
Using mindful breathing and stretching we will approach wheel throwing with centered attention. Each class will give participants a break from the bustle of life to be present for their journey with the clay. Inhale Life, Exhale gratitude.
 
Thursday  10/5 - 10/26
Pickle It w/ Bob McCann (4 weeks 9-12pm $160)
Explore the world of fermentation from the making of the vessels, to producing your own saur kraut, kimchi, and pickles.  
 
Kids Clay Class w/ Madeline Walker (4 weeks 3:15-5:00pm $85)
A great opportunity for the next generation to explore the wonderful medium that is clay and get their hands dirty. Hand building techniques will be utilized to make pots, sculptures, masks, and all kinds of cool stuff. Ages 7-12
 
Thursday  11/2 - 11/30
Kids Clay Class w/ Madeline Walker (4 weeks 3:15-5:00pm $85)
A great opportunity for the next generation to explore the wonderful medium that is clay and get their hands dirty. Hand building techniques will be utilized to make pots, sculptures, masks, and all kinds of cool stuff. Ages 7-12
 
Sunday 10/8 - 12/3
Newbie Class w/ Kris Gildenblatt (8 weeks 5-8pm $220)
Through demonstrations, step-by-step instruction and plenty of individual attention, each student will have the opportunity to try a variety of basic pottery techniques including throwing of the wheel, hand building, trimming, surface decoration, and glazing. No Experience necessary!
 
**No classes or Open Studio Thanksgiving Week (11/20 - 11/26)**
 
Open Studio  10/2 - 12/3

Without taking a class- Use of Studio during scheduled hours, one bag of clay, use of glazes and firing. No Instruction Provided. Adults only please ($150)
In addition to taking a class- Use of studio during scheduled hours, use of glazes and firing. No Instruction provided. Adults only please ($40)
 
Open Studio Hours:
Monday 12-3pm
Wednesday 12-3pm
Thursday 6-9pm
Friday 1-4pm
Saturday 1-4pm
 
2 Day Workshops ($75 each)

Madeline Walker - The Creative Potential of Paper Clay (Oct 7th and 14th 9:30-12:30pm $75)
What is paper clay? Why use it in the studio? With the amazing benefit of added strength and more flexible drying times, you'll be able to push the limits of what you thought clay could do by the end of this workshop. Learn to formulate, mix, and construct with paper clay. Take this class to find out more! Basic hand building experience required.
 
Ann Murdoch Geiger - Hand Built Vessels Focusing on Texture and Function (Oct 21st and 28th 9:30-12:30pm $75)
Whether you are brand new to clay or have plenty of experience, Ann will guide you through designing, constructing, and firing your very own piece of pottery. The goal here is to make something that can be just as enjoyable using in everyday life, as it was to make in the studio.
 
Abbey Koutnik - Of Pottery and Lace (Nov. 4th and 11th 9:30-12:30pm $75)
This is a fun workshop for adults (and teens) that are comfortable working with clay, and want to try something different.   We'll be exploring some new shapes and combinations, all with a "lacy" look. Instruction will include design as well as technique. The workshop will cover at least 3 new projects, plus variations as time allows. Participants should have some experience with either hand- building OR throwing on the wheel as the projects can be created with either approach. Materials included. Abbey Koutnik has NY Teaching certification for Art, and has been teaching art and pottery to adults and children for over 20 years.

How to Register:
 
Call (607) 547-8671 or email gallery@smithyarts.org to pre-register for all classes, workshops & open studios. Space is limited to 8 students per class/workshop, so register as soon as possible!
 
The Smithy Clay Studio is located at 1 Otsego Ct. Cooperstown, NY. Visit us at www.smithyarts.org for more details and information!

Friday, September 8, 2017

Plein Air Painting Class Starts THIS Sunday!

There's Still Time!  Sign Up Today!
Call us today to sign up for this
6 Week Plein Air Painting Course  
with Mary Nolan!
Sundays  10am-12pm   |   September 10 - October 15
 
Call to register!  (607) 547-9777
Fall Plein Air Painting Class
with Mary Nolan
 
6 Weeks
September 10 - October 15, 2017 
Sunday Mornings,  10am - 12pm 
$170 members  /  $175 non-members
Call to Register ASAP!  (607) 547-9777
 
This class is for the student with past experience with oil or acrylic painting and is taught on-site with the location changing each week.  Students are given the opportunity to learn the techniques of oil (or acrylic) painting while working from life.  *Bring your own materials.  *Schedule flexibility is required due to weather. 
Email or call for list of supplies: mnolanarts@hotmail.com  /  (607) 435-5314 
Autumn Wetlands by Class Instructor, Mary Nolan
This is the perfect time of year to spend some time outdoors capturing the beauty of our local landscape!
To register for classes, please call
The Cooperstown Art Association at
(607) 547-9777!
For more information, please visit
Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St, Cooperstown, NY 13326
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Thursday, September 7, 2017

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Saturday, September 2, 2017

Sign Up Today for Fall Plein Air Painting with Mary Nolan!

Get Out There & Paint!
The CAA is happy to announce the return of our popular
6 Week Plein Air Painting Course  
with Mary Nolan!
Autumn Wetlands by Class Instructor, Mary Nolan
This is the perfect time of year to spend some time outdoors capturing the beauty of our local landscape!
Summer / Fall Plein Air Painting Class
with Mary Nolan
 
6 Weeks
September 10 - October 15, 2017 
Sunday Mornings,  10am - 12pm 
$170 members  /  $175 non-members
Call to Register ASAP!  (607) 547-9777
 
This class is for the student with past experience with oil or acrylic painting and is taught on-site with the location changing each week.  Students are given the opportunity to learn the techniques of oil (or acrylic) painting while working from life.  *Bring your own materials.  *Schedule flexibility is required due to weather. 
Email or call for list of supplies: mnolanarts@hotmail.com  /  (607) 435-5314 
About:
Mary Nolan was born and raised in Massachusetts. Her work reflects the beauty and diversity of the region, from coastal marshes and beaches, to the streams, wetlands, fields, ponds and forests of central New England. An award winning artist who has worked in various media for the past 30 years, she now focuses primarily on creating small on-site oil paintings, many of which are used as studies for larger studio paintings. Her paintings are found in numerous national and international collections. Open to all levels of skill, Mary's classes are often taught onsite with the location changing each week. Students are given the opportunity to learn the techniques of oil painting while working from life. 

To register for classes, please call
The Cooperstown Art Association at
(607) 547-9777!
For more information, please visit
Cooperstown Art Association, 22 Main St, Cooperstown, NY 13326
Sent by gallery@cooperstownart.com in collaboration with
Constant Contact