Calendar

March TEEN/ADULT CLASSES

 

Simple Hydrangea

Come spend the evening celebrating the arrival of spring by painting a lovely hydrangea! These timeless flowers are super easy and fun to create and will brighten up any room! Students will paint in acrylics on a 12×12″ wood panel. A perfect gift for a loved one or a special treat for yourself!

Instructor: Kristen Feighery
Tuesday, March 12th
6:00 – 8:30
$35.00

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Teen Hangout – Brushlettering on Canvas

Teens……come spend a Saturday night learning the simple and beautiful technique of brush lettering! You’ll create your very own painted canvas with a word or phrase of your choosing in your favorite colors. Bring a friend!

Instructor: Kristen Feighery
Saturday, March 16th
6:00 – 8:00
13 Years old and up
$25.00
(Please note that teens MUST be least 13 to take this class)
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Paint Your Own Family Tree

Come create an instant keepsake! Spend the afternoon getting seriously artsy at the Casual Creative and paint this lovely family tree on a 12×12″ cradled wood panel. Kristen will walk students through this super simple step by step process! She’ll also teach a little hand lettering, as well. You do not want to miss this fab class!
Instructor: Kristen Feighery
Sunday, March 17th
2:00 – 4:30
$40.00

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Decoupage Spring Birds

Come learn the fun and easy techniques behind this lovely painting! We will use scrapbook papers, mod podge, acrylic paints and rubber stamps on this creation and finish it off with antiquing inks to create the look of age. Painting will be on an 18″ wood panel and sealed with a high gloss varnish to enhance the colors and preserve your work of art forever!

Instructor: Kristen Feighery
Mondays, March 18th and 25th
6:00 – 8:30
$85.00

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Springtime Tabletop Decor 


Is your heart anxious to welcome spring into your home?  Looking to freshen up a centerpiece or tabletop vignette?  In this class, folks will create a handmade glass cloche with vintage inspired hardware to showcase hand-painted & nature inspired Easter eggs tucked into a sweet birds nest.  This little ‘lovely’ will be a perfect way to celebrate & display your favorite seasonal treasures.  All supplies provided.
Instructor:  Maria Hamm
Thursday, March 21
6:00 – 8:00
$45
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KIDS CLASSES 

mini maker playdates

Looking for a sweet way to spend the morning with your little person where both your creative sides can be unleashed but without the mess and clean up?  Or, how about an opportunity to connect with other parents and peers? Then join this interactive class where your time together begins with a short story followed by lovable projects that bring little hands, hearts and minds together. A variety of art mediums and tools will be used to explore a different theme each month.  New memories and new friends are sure to be made!

Instructor:  Maria Hamm
3 Week Session
Wednesdays – March 6, 13, 20
10:00a – 11:00a 
Ages:  3-5 Years
$45 (Caregiver is Free) 

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pJ’s & Paintbrushes

Parents, could you use a night out? Then make plans to drop off your young artist, dressed in their cozy pajamas, for an evening of creative fun. While you are off enjoying some quiet time, your student will be set up with everything needed to create a seasonal themed project. Using 11×14 canvases, participants will experiment with oodles of acrylic paints and paintbrushes to create a special art piece with a lit bit of whimsy!

Instructor:  Maria Hamm 
Friday, March 1st
6:00 – 8:00
1st-5th graders
$25.00

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after-school ArtVenture series

“The Art of Nature”
How can nature inspire art? That’s what we will explore in this 6 week session. Your young artist will have a ball dabbling with multiple forms of art mediums such as clay, paints & chalk pastels. Each Spring inspired project will incorporate fun art techniques such as print & collage making to create pieces like a playful forest ecosystem or a colorful mixed media blue ridge mountain landscape. Space is limited and all supplies are included.

Instructor:  Maria Hamm
Date:  Wednesdays, March 6 – April 10
Time: 4:30- 5:30
Ages: 1st – 5th Graders
Price- $85
Spaces available: 8
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REGISTRATION OPEN
FOR
SUMMER CAMPS 2019

ART AROUND THE WORLD


Pack your imaginations as we explore the art and history of far away lands. In this camp, students will learn how art helps us understand the lives of people of different times, places and cultures. Inspired by the vibrant landscapes of the South Pacific & Asia to the intense colors and textures of India, students will love experimenting with a variety of art supplies and techniques to create exotic projects such as a clay koi fish and paper mache camels. Campers will end the week with an art exhibit to share their ARTventures!
**Offering 2 dates

Instructor: Maria Hamm
DATE: JUNE 10 – 14 from 9a – NOON
      JUNE 24 – 28 from 1p – 4p****FULL****
PRICE: $135
AGES: 1st – 5th graders
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3-2-1 BLAST OFF SPACE!!!

Looking for a summer ARTventure that is out of this world?? Campers will draw, paint, chalk, pastel, cut & paste their way towards colorful and whimsical interstellar projects. With the universe as inspiration, students will have a blast creating mixed media pieces such as self- portrait astronauts, lunar landscapes and wacky rocket ships! There also may be a paper alien sighting! So be sure to join us as we explore the beauty of space!

INSTRUCTOR:  Maria Hamm
DATE:  June 24 – 28
TIME:  9a – NOON
PRICE:  $135
AGES:  1ST – 5TH GRADERS
*****FULL*******
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THE ART OF NATURE

How can nature inspire art? That’s what we will explore in this hands-on camp. Your young artist will have a ball dabbling with multiple forms of art mediums such as clay, paints & chalk pastels. Each nature-inspired project will incorporate fun art techniques such as print & collage making to create pieces like a playful forest ecosystem or a colorful mixed media blue ridge mountain landscape. Space is limited and all supplies included.
INSTRUCTOR:  MARIA HAMM
DATE:  JULY 22 – 26
TIME:  9A – NOON
AGES: 1st – 5th Graders
PRICE:  $135
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All classes are held at
The Casual Creative (formerly Davidson Violins)
416 C South Main Street, Davidson (right beside the Icehouse)

For more info on classes, please email either
mariahammstudios@gmail.com or Kristenfeighery@gmail.com
704-502-1100   704-975-5478