Category Archives: classes

Classes offered by the Arts Council of Southern Indiana

The Arts Council of Southern Indiana is offering classes in February and March. Beginning Feb. 9, oil painting techniques will be taught by Wini Kemple Harrison. Contact Julie Schweitzer, executive director, at 812-949-4238 for more information. Classes in partnership with the YMCA at 33 State St. in New Albany: Feb. 4 and 11 (2-6 p.m.) […]

Flame Run offering classes

Flame Run, 828 E. Market St., 584-5353, is offering Beginning Paperweight and Introduction to Glassblowing classes. Visit the website for details.

LVAA classes

The Louisville Visual Art Association, 3005 River Rd., 896-2146, is offering Adult Education Spring Series and Workshops: One Day Workshops: Sunday, Jan. 29, 1-3pm – Jen Grove, Intro to Calligraphy at LVAA Sunday, Feb. 12, 1-3pm – Martin Edlin, Portrait Clay Vessels at LVAA Ongoing Workshops meeting weekly: Suzy Hatcher, Intro to Wheel Throwing. Six-week […]

Communication Workshop @ Actors Theatre

Thursday, Dec. 1 Actors Theatre of Louisville 316 W. Main St. • 749-5904 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Learn how to develop skills to think fast on your feet, wherever you are. The Art of Exchange blends the acting skills of improv with executive and sales communication techniques to identify and capitalize on each individual’s unique […]

Photography classes at Yew Dell

Registration required. Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, 6220 Old LaGrange Rd. in Crestwood, 502-241-4788, is holding two photography classes with former Southern Living photographer Joe Desciose on Nov. 4-5. Registration deadline: Nov. 3.

LVAA and Speed Museum offer classes

Reservations are required. The Louisville Visual Art Association and the Speed Art Museum are presenting the “Fall Series of Four.” The classes are on screenprinting (on Sept. 25), jewelry making (on Oct. 9), fashion illustration (on Oct. 16) and fiber art (on Oct. 23). $55 for members of LVAA or Speed, $65 for non-members. LVAA, […]

Glassworks classes

Registration required Glassworks, 815 W. Market St., 992-3266, is offering a one-day glassblowing workshop taught by Bill McAvinue. Sunday, Oct. 9, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., $225. Learn about tools and safety, then make a marble, cup and ornament. Amy Lemaire is teaching lampworking at Glassworks. Introduction to Beadmaking is a two day class on Sept. 11 […]

Preschool ArtPlay at KMAC

Registration required. The Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, 715 W. Main St., is holding Preschool ArtPlay on Mondays from 10-11 a.m. After reading a short, folk art-related story, children and parents will get a chance to make artwork using wood, glue, clay or fiber. Dates are Sept. 12, Sept. 19, Sept. 26, Oct. 3 and […]

Weekend visual art events

The Louisville Visual Arts Association’s Children’s Fine Art Class (CFAC) program, 896-2146, is now enrolling students for the Fall 2011 semester. CFAC is a scholarship-based fine arts program and admission into CFAC is competitive, and granted by invitation only. Class placement is administered on a first come, first serve basis with only 12 students per core class […]

Cabaret Life Drawing + Yoga with Art

This week, multi-faceted Burlesque Performer, Jeanette Martinez A.K.A. Soulfire Bay, will model for Cabaret Life Drawing. Soulfire Bay began contortion when she was 4 year old. She is an contortionist, aerialist, model, burlesque and fire performer, and has over 20 years of contortion experience, 15 years in the aerial  arts, and has worked at over […]

Cabaret Life Drawing + Yoga with Art

This Sunday, Cabaret Life Drawing welcomes back Kevin Johnson, a competitive bodybuilder. In addition to his bodybuilding, Kyle is a small business owner and personal trainer. He has won several competitions over the past years. He recently placed second in the Men’s Open Middle Weight Class in the NPC (National Physique Committee) in Northern KY. […]

CFAC exhibition at LVAA

The Louisville Visual Art Association, 3005 River Rd., 896-2146, is presenting the CFAC (children’s fine art classes) Alumni Exhibition from July 14-Aug. 9. The show, curated by Savannah Barrett (LVAA Education Programs Manager), showcases five recent graduates from the CFAC program: Kayla Bischoff, Laura Roth, Ben Sears, Andy Sturdevant and Boya Sun.

Mini-coiled basket weaving class at LVAA

Registration required. The Louisville Visual Art Association, 3005 River Rd., is hosting a mini-coiled basket weaving class with Maria Tinnell on July 24 from 1-5 pm. $50 LVAA Members, $60 non-members. Learn to coil a basket, change colors & create patterns, shape and finish any design you choose. Rope, linen thread and tapestry needles will […]

Louisville Creative Center seeking artists

The Louisville Creative Center (LCC) is a grassroots nonprofit arts education and arts production organization that serves the Kentuckiana region. They provide an organized structure for working artists to mentor those who wish to learn from them. If you have a programming idea that might fit the LCC mission, or if you have a class […]

Cabaret Life Drawing + Yoga with Art

This Sunday, multi-faceted dancer, Olivia Klotz will model for your drawing pleasure. Olivia has Ballet training from the UofL Dance School and began Contra dancing at the Advent Church in Louisville. In 2004 she started belly dancing under the instruction of Taletha, a prominent belly dancer of Kenuckiana. Most of Olivia’s dance repertoire is with […]

Cabaret Life Drawing + Yoga with Art

This Sunday, Cabaret Life Drawing welcomes back Acrobatic Contortionist and Circus Director, Bethan Kannapell. She has performed and directed circus productions around the country and is a member of the Circus Performance Group at Warren Wilson College. She has directed her own circus production with 35 performers about a journey across the world told through […]

First Annual Kentucky School of Art Freshman Show

The First Annual Kentucky School of Art Freshman Show has its opening reception on Friday, June 17 from 4-7 p.m. in the Huff Gallery at Spalding University, Third and Kentucky Sts. This exhibition offers work by the first class of Kentucky School of Art students. Students will display work from the previous academic year of Foundation […]

Cabaret Life Drawing + Yoga with Art

This Sunday, vocalist, dancer, acrobat, and aerialist Micheal Welsh will model for your drawing pleasure. Cabaret Life Drawing is an evening of provocative inspiration. An array of models – from burlesque starlets to ballerinas, body builders to fetish models, circus contortionists to costume designers – will perform and pose for the audience to sketch. This class […]

Weekender: May 28-30

•Starlight Strawberry Festival Saturday, May 28 St. John Baptist Catholic Church 8310 St. John Road, Starlight, Ind. • 812-923-5785 Free; 10 a.m. Strawberries are not absent from pop culture — strawberry wine, strawberry shortcake, “Strawberry Fields Forever.” For the 33rd year, we can tack the annual Strawberry Festival of Starlight, Ind., onto that list. […]

Cabaret Life Drawing + Yoga

This Sunday, exotic dancer Ami Burton will sizzle your drawing practice with her fun and provocative poses. For the past three years, Ami has worked as an exotic dancer. Her work as a dancer has helped her to become very limber, allowing her to cultivate moves that are animated, twisted, and yoga-inspired. Cabaret Life Drawing […]