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Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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October 2019

Soapstone Carving with Chris Bittner

October 7, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$30
Soapstone Class

Students will be introduced to soapstone as an easy-to-carve artistic material. We will learn about soapstone's origins, uses and properties, proper use of tools and safety practices. During the class, each student will use rasps and sandpaper to carve and polish one or two small pieces that may be pendants or small sculptures. Students will keep their pieces and take home a new artistic skill. Snacks and drinks are included as well as all necessary supplies. At the end of…

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Adventures with Cold Wax Oil Painting

October 11, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until October 13, 2019

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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Adventures with Cold Wax Oil Painting October 11 – 12 – 13 9:00am – noon Instructor: Isabel Kumerz 300techniques@gmail.com In this three-day workshop, we will focus on abstract painting achieved through a layering process and color interactions. We will use cold wax medium, tube oils, pigment sticks, and a variety of tools, exploring new ways to create textures, color fields, and mark-making. The focus of the workshop is on the process itself more than achieving a “finished” painting; we look…

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Adventures with Cold Wax Oil Painting

October 12, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until October 13, 2019

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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Adventures with Cold Wax Oil Painting October 11 – 12 – 13 9:00am – noon Instructor: Isabel Kumerz 300techniques@gmail.com In this three-day workshop, we will focus on abstract painting achieved through a layering process and color interactions. We will use cold wax medium, tube oils, pigment sticks, and a variety of tools, exploring new ways to create textures, color fields, and mark-making. The focus of the workshop is on the process itself more than achieving a “finished” painting; we look…

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Adventures with Cold Wax Oil Painting

October 13, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until October 13, 2019

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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Adventures with Cold Wax Oil Painting October 11 – 12 – 13 9:00am – noon Instructor: Isabel Kumerz 300techniques@gmail.com In this three-day workshop, we will focus on abstract painting achieved through a layering process and color interactions. We will use cold wax medium, tube oils, pigment sticks, and a variety of tools, exploring new ways to create textures, color fields, and mark-making. The focus of the workshop is on the process itself more than achieving a “finished” painting; we look…

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November 2019

Intro to Gouache

November 1, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$20

Less common than acrylic or watercolor--but sharing qualities of both--gouache is a fun and versatile opaque water-based paint. Try your hand at this often-overlooked medium in a session that includes an instructor demo followed by painting a small still-life, and learn techniques that highlight the unique properties of gouache. Students seeking to incorporate gouache into traditional (transparent) watercolors are also welcome. Call the Art Alliance at 814-234-2740 or stop by the office at 824 Pike Street, Lemont, PA, at the…

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Receiving for Abstraction Show

November 13, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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Artists who have registered for the Abstraction Show should bring their piece to the art center in Lemont between 5-7pm on Wednesday, November 13. Please make sure it is ready to hang and labeled on the front and back with the provided labels or else a piece of paper that shows artist name and title.

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Abstraction Show Opening

November 15, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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Abstraction Show

November 16, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Abstraction Show

November 17, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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Abstraction Show

November 20, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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Abstraction Show

November 21, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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Abstraction Show

November 22, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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Abstraction Show

November 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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Abstraction Show

November 24, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 23, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until November 24, 2019

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Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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Pick Up from Abstraction Show

November 24, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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Artists participating in the Abstraction Show must retrieve their work between 5-6pm on Sunday, November 24. We have no additional storage space so please make arrangements for someone to pick up your piece if you are unable.

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December 2019

Wreath PickUp

December 4, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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For those who pre-ordered a wreath they will be available for pickup in Lemont at the art center on Wednesday, December 4 between 12-3pm

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Pastel Landscapes & Beyond

December 11, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$170.00

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart 814-360-2116, snicholasart@gmail.com 9am-noon Wednesdays 8 weeks Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape and use your photos, sketches, and plein air studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator Jack Richeson & Company, Sennelier, Canson and Multimedia Artboard. Students will have the opportunity to explore new products and experience what the medium of pastels…

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January 2020

Painting Abstract: Expressing Your Powerful Intention

January 3 @ 10:00 am - January 4 @ 1:00 pm
Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$85 – $100

(10am - 1pm both Friday, January 3 and Saturday, January 4) We will create an abstract painting using symbols with an intention in mind (in this case words and symbols). This process will strengthen your composition and gestural drawing and keep your focus on shapes rather than color. Through this process you can create all kinds of compositions that will reflect your personality and character. See registration for supply list. Sign up today online!

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Winter 2020 Classes Begin the Week of January 6!

January 6
Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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Art Alliance Winter 2020 Classes are up now online! Check them out here (find Adult Classes under the Session Search section and hit “Search”) Here is a PDF file of the classes for you to print out.

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Oil Painting Landscapes & More

January 6 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
$140 – $170

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart 814-360-2116 or snicholasart@gmail.com 9am–noon Mondays, 8 weeks Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape or subject of your choice, and use your photos, sketches, and studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator and Dedicated Workshop Instructor for Gamblin Artist Colors and Jack Richeson Company artist products. Students will have the opportunity to…

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Drawing for Everyone

January 6 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170
Drawing for Everyone Class

Instructor : Jennifer Kane jenn_kane@hotmail.com 1–4pm Mondays, 8 weeks Bring your ideas to life while learning drawing skills through observation and practice. Jennifer will introduce materials and methods with a short demonstration at the beginning of each class, followed by suggested practice activities and instructor feedback. Participants are encouraged to develop their own work over the duration of the class. Fee: $140 members ; $170 non-members

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Soapstone Carving

January 6 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Monday, repeating until January 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$80 – $100

Instructor(s) : Chris Bittner 814-404-7016, congadaddy@comcast.net Soapstone is a soft, natural stone that has been carved by people for thousands of years. In this class, students will start with a 12 pound chunk of soapstone and carve a piece of free-standing sculpture. We will utilize a variety of handtools such as chisels, rasps and sandpaper to perfect our sculpture. Join us in exploring this beautiful material. No prior experience is needed! Materials fee: $30 -- this covers the initial 12-pound stone. Required…

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Painting Open Studio

January 7 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$10

Coordinator: Susan Graham 814-574-9459, grahamarchitecture@comcast.net 9am -noon Tuesdays 8 weeks An opportunity for open studio time. No instruction provided. You may attend as suits your schedule. Fee: $10 on a drop-in basis -- No online registration. Contact the program coordinator with questions.

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Make a Splash with India Ink

January 7 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Jennifer Kane jenn_kane@hotmail.com 1-4pm Tuesdays, 8 weeks Ink is a dynamic art medium that provides high contrast, happy accidents and plenty of opportunity for playful experimentation. During each session a different set of fun techniques will be demonstrated along with step by step guidelines for trying them out in class. Fee: $140 members; $170 non-members Materials fee: $20 for paper, ink, mediums and misc materials to be provided by instructor Students to bring: Images or objects to use as reference, paint…

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Pastel Landscapes & Beyond

January 8 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart Wednesdays 9am–12pm, 8 weeks starts January 8 Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape and use your photos, sketches, and plein air studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator Jack Richeson & Company, Sennelier, Canson and Multimedia Artboard. Students will have the opportunity to explore new products and experience what the medium…

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Stained Glass

January 8 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Ken Plattner 814-360-8571, abbeysg@chilitech.com 6:30-9:30pm Wednesdays 8 weeks For beginning & advanced students. Beginners make a small project and learn the basics of copper foil and stained glass work. Call Ken about materials before the first class. Fee: $140 members; $170 non-members Click here to register online

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An Emotional Connection in Watercolors

January 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Michele Rivera 814-234-3441 mxr194@gmail.com 9am-noon Thursdays 8 weeks An emotional connection is a bundle of subjective feelings that come together to create a bond. By use of subject matters and color exploration we will strive to achieve paintings that make an emotional connection with the viewers. Both novice and experienced painters are welcome. Fee: $ 140 members; $170 non-members

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Open Model Session

January 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$10

Coordinator: Tom Mickle 814-686-1881, tommickle@gmail.com 7-9:30pm Thursdays 8 weeks An opportunity to work from a nude model. No instruction provided. You may attend as suits your schedule . Contact Tom to get on email list for notification of any cancelations. Fee: $10 on a drop-in basis -- no registration online

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Oil Painting Landscapes & More

January 13 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
$140 – $170

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart 814-360-2116 or snicholasart@gmail.com 9am–noon Mondays, 8 weeks Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape or subject of your choice, and use your photos, sketches, and studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator and Dedicated Workshop Instructor for Gamblin Artist Colors and Jack Richeson Company artist products. Students will have the opportunity to…

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Drawing for Everyone

January 13 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170
Drawing for Everyone Class

Instructor : Jennifer Kane jenn_kane@hotmail.com 1–4pm Mondays, 8 weeks Bring your ideas to life while learning drawing skills through observation and practice. Jennifer will introduce materials and methods with a short demonstration at the beginning of each class, followed by suggested practice activities and instructor feedback. Participants are encouraged to develop their own work over the duration of the class. Fee: $140 members ; $170 non-members

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Soapstone Carving

January 13 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Monday, repeating until January 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$80 – $100

Instructor(s) : Chris Bittner 814-404-7016, congadaddy@comcast.net Soapstone is a soft, natural stone that has been carved by people for thousands of years. In this class, students will start with a 12 pound chunk of soapstone and carve a piece of free-standing sculpture. We will utilize a variety of handtools such as chisels, rasps and sandpaper to perfect our sculpture. Join us in exploring this beautiful material. No prior experience is needed! Materials fee: $30 -- this covers the initial 12-pound stone. Required…

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Painting Open Studio

January 14 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$10

Coordinator: Susan Graham 814-574-9459, grahamarchitecture@comcast.net 9am -noon Tuesdays 8 weeks An opportunity for open studio time. No instruction provided. You may attend as suits your schedule. Fee: $10 on a drop-in basis -- No online registration. Contact the program coordinator with questions.

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Make a Splash with India Ink

January 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Jennifer Kane jenn_kane@hotmail.com 1-4pm Tuesdays, 8 weeks Ink is a dynamic art medium that provides high contrast, happy accidents and plenty of opportunity for playful experimentation. During each session a different set of fun techniques will be demonstrated along with step by step guidelines for trying them out in class. Fee: $140 members; $170 non-members Materials fee: $20 for paper, ink, mediums and misc materials to be provided by instructor Students to bring: Images or objects to use as reference, paint…

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Pastel Landscapes & Beyond

January 15 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart Wednesdays 9am–12pm, 8 weeks starts January 8 Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape and use your photos, sketches, and plein air studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator Jack Richeson & Company, Sennelier, Canson and Multimedia Artboard. Students will have the opportunity to explore new products and experience what the medium…

Find out more »

Stained Glass

January 15 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Ken Plattner 814-360-8571, abbeysg@chilitech.com 6:30-9:30pm Wednesdays 8 weeks For beginning & advanced students. Beginners make a small project and learn the basics of copper foil and stained glass work. Call Ken about materials before the first class. Fee: $140 members; $170 non-members Click here to register online

Find out more »

An Emotional Connection in Watercolors

January 16 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Michele Rivera 814-234-3441 mxr194@gmail.com 9am-noon Thursdays 8 weeks An emotional connection is a bundle of subjective feelings that come together to create a bond. By use of subject matters and color exploration we will strive to achieve paintings that make an emotional connection with the viewers. Both novice and experienced painters are welcome. Fee: $ 140 members; $170 non-members

Find out more »

Open Model Session

January 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
+ Google Map
$10

Coordinator: Tom Mickle 814-686-1881, tommickle@gmail.com 7-9:30pm Thursdays 8 weeks An opportunity to work from a nude model. No instruction provided. You may attend as suits your schedule . Contact Tom to get on email list for notification of any cancelations. Fee: $10 on a drop-in basis -- no registration online

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Oil Painting Landscapes & More

January 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
$140 – $170

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart 814-360-2116 or snicholasart@gmail.com 9am–noon Mondays, 8 weeks Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape or subject of your choice, and use your photos, sketches, and studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator and Dedicated Workshop Instructor for Gamblin Artist Colors and Jack Richeson Company artist products. Students will have the opportunity to…

Find out more »

Drawing for Everyone

January 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
+ Google Map
$140 – $170
Drawing for Everyone Class

Instructor : Jennifer Kane jenn_kane@hotmail.com 1–4pm Mondays, 8 weeks Bring your ideas to life while learning drawing skills through observation and practice. Jennifer will introduce materials and methods with a short demonstration at the beginning of each class, followed by suggested practice activities and instructor feedback. Participants are encouraged to develop their own work over the duration of the class. Fee: $140 members ; $170 non-members

Find out more »

Soapstone Carving

January 20 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Monday, repeating until January 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
+ Google Map
$80 – $100

Instructor(s) : Chris Bittner 814-404-7016, congadaddy@comcast.net Soapstone is a soft, natural stone that has been carved by people for thousands of years. In this class, students will start with a 12 pound chunk of soapstone and carve a piece of free-standing sculpture. We will utilize a variety of handtools such as chisels, rasps and sandpaper to perfect our sculpture. Join us in exploring this beautiful material. No prior experience is needed! Materials fee: $30 -- this covers the initial 12-pound stone. Required…

Find out more »

Painting Open Studio

January 21 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
+ Google Map
$10

Coordinator: Susan Graham 814-574-9459, grahamarchitecture@comcast.net 9am -noon Tuesdays 8 weeks An opportunity for open studio time. No instruction provided. You may attend as suits your schedule. Fee: $10 on a drop-in basis -- No online registration. Contact the program coordinator with questions.

Find out more »

Make a Splash with India Ink

January 21 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
+ Google Map
$140 – $170

Instructor: Jennifer Kane jenn_kane@hotmail.com 1-4pm Tuesdays, 8 weeks Ink is a dynamic art medium that provides high contrast, happy accidents and plenty of opportunity for playful experimentation. During each session a different set of fun techniques will be demonstrated along with step by step guidelines for trying them out in class. Fee: $140 members; $170 non-members Materials fee: $20 for paper, ink, mediums and misc materials to be provided by instructor Students to bring: Images or objects to use as reference, paint…

Find out more »

Pastel Landscapes & Beyond

January 22 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart Wednesdays 9am–12pm, 8 weeks starts January 8 Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape and use your photos, sketches, and plein air studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator Jack Richeson & Company, Sennelier, Canson and Multimedia Artboard. Students will have the opportunity to explore new products and experience what the medium…

Find out more »

Stained Glass

January 22 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Ken Plattner 814-360-8571, abbeysg@chilitech.com 6:30-9:30pm Wednesdays 8 weeks For beginning & advanced students. Beginners make a small project and learn the basics of copper foil and stained glass work. Call Ken about materials before the first class. Fee: $140 members; $170 non-members Click here to register online

Find out more »

An Emotional Connection in Watercolors

January 23 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
+ Google Map
$140 – $170

Instructor: Michele Rivera 814-234-3441 mxr194@gmail.com 9am-noon Thursdays 8 weeks An emotional connection is a bundle of subjective feelings that come together to create a bond. By use of subject matters and color exploration we will strive to achieve paintings that make an emotional connection with the viewers. Both novice and experienced painters are welcome. Fee: $ 140 members; $170 non-members

Find out more »

Open Model Session

January 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
+ Google Map
$10

Coordinator: Tom Mickle 814-686-1881, tommickle@gmail.com 7-9:30pm Thursdays 8 weeks An opportunity to work from a nude model. No instruction provided. You may attend as suits your schedule . Contact Tom to get on email list for notification of any cancelations. Fee: $10 on a drop-in basis -- no registration online

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Movement with Model: Mixed Media

January 25 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$50 – $60

When you draw the same object (in this case a figure life model) over and over again you are visually communicating movement. The goal with this process is for you to be able to disconnect the left side of your brain which is the part that judges and analyses. You will be moving out of your comfort zone learning how to create new possibilities for your art. This process is helpful to represent motion, movements and repetition. The results are…

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Oil Painting Landscapes & More

January 27 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
$140 – $170

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart 814-360-2116 or snicholasart@gmail.com 9am–noon Mondays, 8 weeks Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape or subject of your choice, and use your photos, sketches, and studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator and Dedicated Workshop Instructor for Gamblin Artist Colors and Jack Richeson Company artist products. Students will have the opportunity to…

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Drawing for Everyone

January 27 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170
Drawing for Everyone Class

Instructor : Jennifer Kane jenn_kane@hotmail.com 1–4pm Mondays, 8 weeks Bring your ideas to life while learning drawing skills through observation and practice. Jennifer will introduce materials and methods with a short demonstration at the beginning of each class, followed by suggested practice activities and instructor feedback. Participants are encouraged to develop their own work over the duration of the class. Fee: $140 members ; $170 non-members

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Soapstone Carving

January 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Monday, repeating until January 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$80 – $100

Instructor(s) : Chris Bittner 814-404-7016, congadaddy@comcast.net Soapstone is a soft, natural stone that has been carved by people for thousands of years. In this class, students will start with a 12 pound chunk of soapstone and carve a piece of free-standing sculpture. We will utilize a variety of handtools such as chisels, rasps and sandpaper to perfect our sculpture. Join us in exploring this beautiful material. No prior experience is needed! Materials fee: $30 -- this covers the initial 12-pound stone. Required…

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Painting Open Studio

January 28 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$10

Coordinator: Susan Graham 814-574-9459, grahamarchitecture@comcast.net 9am -noon Tuesdays 8 weeks An opportunity for open studio time. No instruction provided. You may attend as suits your schedule. Fee: $10 on a drop-in basis -- No online registration. Contact the program coordinator with questions.

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Make a Splash with India Ink

January 28 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Jennifer Kane jenn_kane@hotmail.com 1-4pm Tuesdays, 8 weeks Ink is a dynamic art medium that provides high contrast, happy accidents and plenty of opportunity for playful experimentation. During each session a different set of fun techniques will be demonstrated along with step by step guidelines for trying them out in class. Fee: $140 members; $170 non-members Materials fee: $20 for paper, ink, mediums and misc materials to be provided by instructor Students to bring: Images or objects to use as reference, paint…

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Pastel Landscapes & Beyond

January 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart Wednesdays 9am–12pm, 8 weeks starts January 8 Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape and use your photos, sketches, and plein air studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator Jack Richeson & Company, Sennelier, Canson and Multimedia Artboard. Students will have the opportunity to explore new products and experience what the medium…

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Stained Glass

January 29 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Ken Plattner 814-360-8571, abbeysg@chilitech.com 6:30-9:30pm Wednesdays 8 weeks For beginning & advanced students. Beginners make a small project and learn the basics of copper foil and stained glass work. Call Ken about materials before the first class. Fee: $140 members; $170 non-members Click here to register online

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An Emotional Connection in Watercolors

January 30 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Michele Rivera 814-234-3441 mxr194@gmail.com 9am-noon Thursdays 8 weeks An emotional connection is a bundle of subjective feelings that come together to create a bond. By use of subject matters and color exploration we will strive to achieve paintings that make an emotional connection with the viewers. Both novice and experienced painters are welcome. Fee: $ 140 members; $170 non-members

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Open Model Session

January 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$10

Coordinator: Tom Mickle 814-686-1881, tommickle@gmail.com 7-9:30pm Thursdays 8 weeks An opportunity to work from a nude model. No instruction provided. You may attend as suits your schedule . Contact Tom to get on email list for notification of any cancelations. Fee: $10 on a drop-in basis -- no registration online

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Making Comics

January 31 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$20

This playful class will ask your inner critic to take a hike. Thus unweighted, we will embark together into an imaginative evening. Expect drawing and writing activities, some collaborative, inspired by the lessons of Lynda Barry, cartoonist, writer, and teacher. Through these activities, we'll create characters and discover their stories. Lynda Barry believes that there's a way of being that allows us to draw in a spontaneous way, with lines that are alive. Whether you're a trained artist, or you…

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February 2020

Oil Painting Landscapes & More

February 3 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
$140 – $170

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart 814-360-2116 or snicholasart@gmail.com 9am–noon Mondays, 8 weeks Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape or subject of your choice, and use your photos, sketches, and studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator and Dedicated Workshop Instructor for Gamblin Artist Colors and Jack Richeson Company artist products. Students will have the opportunity to…

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Drawing for Everyone

February 3 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170
Drawing for Everyone Class

Instructor : Jennifer Kane jenn_kane@hotmail.com 1–4pm Mondays, 8 weeks Bring your ideas to life while learning drawing skills through observation and practice. Jennifer will introduce materials and methods with a short demonstration at the beginning of each class, followed by suggested practice activities and instructor feedback. Participants are encouraged to develop their own work over the duration of the class. Fee: $140 members ; $170 non-members

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Painting Open Studio

February 4 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$10

Coordinator: Susan Graham 814-574-9459, grahamarchitecture@comcast.net 9am -noon Tuesdays 8 weeks An opportunity for open studio time. No instruction provided. You may attend as suits your schedule. Fee: $10 on a drop-in basis -- No online registration. Contact the program coordinator with questions.

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Make a Splash with India Ink

February 4 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Jennifer Kane jenn_kane@hotmail.com 1-4pm Tuesdays, 8 weeks Ink is a dynamic art medium that provides high contrast, happy accidents and plenty of opportunity for playful experimentation. During each session a different set of fun techniques will be demonstrated along with step by step guidelines for trying them out in class. Fee: $140 members; $170 non-members Materials fee: $20 for paper, ink, mediums and misc materials to be provided by instructor Students to bring: Images or objects to use as reference, paint…

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Pastel Landscapes & Beyond

February 5 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart Wednesdays 9am–12pm, 8 weeks starts January 8 Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape and use your photos, sketches, and plein air studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator Jack Richeson & Company, Sennelier, Canson and Multimedia Artboard. Students will have the opportunity to explore new products and experience what the medium…

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Stained Glass

February 5 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Ken Plattner 814-360-8571, abbeysg@chilitech.com 6:30-9:30pm Wednesdays 8 weeks For beginning & advanced students. Beginners make a small project and learn the basics of copper foil and stained glass work. Call Ken about materials before the first class. Fee: $140 members; $170 non-members Click here to register online

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An Emotional Connection in Watercolors

February 6 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Michele Rivera 814-234-3441 mxr194@gmail.com 9am-noon Thursdays 8 weeks An emotional connection is a bundle of subjective feelings that come together to create a bond. By use of subject matters and color exploration we will strive to achieve paintings that make an emotional connection with the viewers. Both novice and experienced painters are welcome. Fee: $ 140 members; $170 non-members

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Open Model Session

February 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$10

Coordinator: Tom Mickle 814-686-1881, tommickle@gmail.com 7-9:30pm Thursdays 8 weeks An opportunity to work from a nude model. No instruction provided. You may attend as suits your schedule . Contact Tom to get on email list for notification of any cancelations. Fee: $10 on a drop-in basis -- no registration online

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Discover the Art of Intuitive Drawing

February 7 @ 10:00 am - February 8 @ 1:00 pm
Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
$85 – $100

(10am - 1pm both Friday February 7 and Saturday, February 8) In this 2 day workshop, you will create a black and white drawing following your intuition. Starting with marks and scribbles you will create a powerful three-dimensional artwork working only with charcoal and an eraser. Intuitive drawing teaches us that there is holy wisdom in allowing ourselves to be led and guided by whatever shows up on the page in front of us. To let go of the need…

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Oil Painting Landscapes & More

February 10 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
$140 – $170

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart 814-360-2116 or snicholasart@gmail.com 9am–noon Mondays, 8 weeks Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape or subject of your choice, and use your photos, sketches, and studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator and Dedicated Workshop Instructor for Gamblin Artist Colors and Jack Richeson Company artist products. Students will have the opportunity to…

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Drawing for Everyone

February 10 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170
Drawing for Everyone Class

Instructor : Jennifer Kane jenn_kane@hotmail.com 1–4pm Mondays, 8 weeks Bring your ideas to life while learning drawing skills through observation and practice. Jennifer will introduce materials and methods with a short demonstration at the beginning of each class, followed by suggested practice activities and instructor feedback. Participants are encouraged to develop their own work over the duration of the class. Fee: $140 members ; $170 non-members

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Painting Open Studio

February 11 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$10

Coordinator: Susan Graham 814-574-9459, grahamarchitecture@comcast.net 9am -noon Tuesdays 8 weeks An opportunity for open studio time. No instruction provided. You may attend as suits your schedule. Fee: $10 on a drop-in basis -- No online registration. Contact the program coordinator with questions.

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Make a Splash with India Ink

February 11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Jennifer Kane jenn_kane@hotmail.com 1-4pm Tuesdays, 8 weeks Ink is a dynamic art medium that provides high contrast, happy accidents and plenty of opportunity for playful experimentation. During each session a different set of fun techniques will be demonstrated along with step by step guidelines for trying them out in class. Fee: $140 members; $170 non-members Materials fee: $20 for paper, ink, mediums and misc materials to be provided by instructor Students to bring: Images or objects to use as reference, paint…

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Pastel Landscapes & Beyond

February 12 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart Wednesdays 9am–12pm, 8 weeks starts January 8 Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape and use your photos, sketches, and plein air studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator Jack Richeson & Company, Sennelier, Canson and Multimedia Artboard. Students will have the opportunity to explore new products and experience what the medium…

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Stained Glass

February 12 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Ken Plattner 814-360-8571, abbeysg@chilitech.com 6:30-9:30pm Wednesdays 8 weeks For beginning & advanced students. Beginners make a small project and learn the basics of copper foil and stained glass work. Call Ken about materials before the first class. Fee: $140 members; $170 non-members Click here to register online

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An Emotional Connection in Watercolors

February 13 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Michele Rivera 814-234-3441 mxr194@gmail.com 9am-noon Thursdays 8 weeks An emotional connection is a bundle of subjective feelings that come together to create a bond. By use of subject matters and color exploration we will strive to achieve paintings that make an emotional connection with the viewers. Both novice and experienced painters are welcome. Fee: $ 140 members; $170 non-members

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Open Model Session

February 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$10

Coordinator: Tom Mickle 814-686-1881, tommickle@gmail.com 7-9:30pm Thursdays 8 weeks An opportunity to work from a nude model. No instruction provided. You may attend as suits your schedule . Contact Tom to get on email list for notification of any cancelations. Fee: $10 on a drop-in basis -- no registration online

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Painting the Landscape in Pastel or Oil

February 14 @ 9:30 am - February 15 @ 3:30 pm
Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$170 – $200

(9:30am-3:30pm on both Friday, February 14 and Saturday, February 15) Join Susan Nicholas Gephart, internationally recognized instructor and award winning painter who has been creating colorful, impressionistic landscapes over forty years. You will work in the medium of your choice and learn how to take your photos, plein air sketches, and studies and turn them into a successful studio painting. In this up-beat but relaxed Two-Day workshop, Susan welcomes all levels, and will inspire the beginner as well as the…

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Oil Painting Landscapes & More

February 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
$140 – $170

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart 814-360-2116 or snicholasart@gmail.com 9am–noon Mondays, 8 weeks Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape or subject of your choice, and use your photos, sketches, and studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator and Dedicated Workshop Instructor for Gamblin Artist Colors and Jack Richeson Company artist products. Students will have the opportunity to…

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Drawing for Everyone

February 17 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170
Drawing for Everyone Class

Instructor : Jennifer Kane jenn_kane@hotmail.com 1–4pm Mondays, 8 weeks Bring your ideas to life while learning drawing skills through observation and practice. Jennifer will introduce materials and methods with a short demonstration at the beginning of each class, followed by suggested practice activities and instructor feedback. Participants are encouraged to develop their own work over the duration of the class. Fee: $140 members ; $170 non-members

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Painting Open Studio

February 18 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$10

Coordinator: Susan Graham 814-574-9459, grahamarchitecture@comcast.net 9am -noon Tuesdays 8 weeks An opportunity for open studio time. No instruction provided. You may attend as suits your schedule. Fee: $10 on a drop-in basis -- No online registration. Contact the program coordinator with questions.

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Make a Splash with India Ink

February 18 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until February 25, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Jennifer Kane jenn_kane@hotmail.com 1-4pm Tuesdays, 8 weeks Ink is a dynamic art medium that provides high contrast, happy accidents and plenty of opportunity for playful experimentation. During each session a different set of fun techniques will be demonstrated along with step by step guidelines for trying them out in class. Fee: $140 members; $170 non-members Materials fee: $20 for paper, ink, mediums and misc materials to be provided by instructor Students to bring: Images or objects to use as reference, paint…

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Pastel Landscapes & Beyond

February 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart Wednesdays 9am–12pm, 8 weeks starts January 8 Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape and use your photos, sketches, and plein air studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator Jack Richeson & Company, Sennelier, Canson and Multimedia Artboard. Students will have the opportunity to explore new products and experience what the medium…

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Stained Glass

February 19 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 26, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Ken Plattner 814-360-8571, abbeysg@chilitech.com 6:30-9:30pm Wednesdays 8 weeks For beginning & advanced students. Beginners make a small project and learn the basics of copper foil and stained glass work. Call Ken about materials before the first class. Fee: $140 members; $170 non-members Click here to register online

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An Emotional Connection in Watercolors

February 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170

Instructor: Michele Rivera 814-234-3441 mxr194@gmail.com 9am-noon Thursdays 8 weeks An emotional connection is a bundle of subjective feelings that come together to create a bond. By use of subject matters and color exploration we will strive to achieve paintings that make an emotional connection with the viewers. Both novice and experienced painters are welcome. Fee: $ 140 members; $170 non-members

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Open Model Session

February 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until February 27, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$10

Coordinator: Tom Mickle 814-686-1881, tommickle@gmail.com 7-9:30pm Thursdays 8 weeks An opportunity to work from a nude model. No instruction provided. You may attend as suits your schedule . Contact Tom to get on email list for notification of any cancelations. Fee: $10 on a drop-in basis -- no registration online

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Watercolor Workshop

February 21 @ 10:00 am - February 22 @ 3:00 pm
Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$170 – $200

(10am - 3pm both Friday, February 21 and Saturday, February 22) Welcome to this two day watercolor workshop where we will paint what surrounds us. It could be the beauty of the winter landscape, maybe you have pictures from your garden that you would like to paint. You are free to choose your own subject. I will demo the basic steps in watercolor painting, color mixing, how to create texture and how to create depth in a painting. Beginners are…

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Oil Painting Landscapes & More

February 24 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
$140 – $170

Instructor: Susan Nicholas Gephart 814-360-2116 or snicholasart@gmail.com 9am–noon Mondays, 8 weeks Discover how to see beyond the obvious within the landscape or subject of your choice, and use your photos, sketches, and studies for inspiration to create a finished studio painting. This class welcomes the beginner and will also enrich and challenge the experienced painter. Susan is a product demonstrator and Dedicated Workshop Instructor for Gamblin Artist Colors and Jack Richeson Company artist products. Students will have the opportunity to…

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Drawing for Everyone

February 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$140 – $170
Drawing for Everyone Class

Instructor : Jennifer Kane jenn_kane@hotmail.com 1–4pm Mondays, 8 weeks Bring your ideas to life while learning drawing skills through observation and practice. Jennifer will introduce materials and methods with a short demonstration at the beginning of each class, followed by suggested practice activities and instructor feedback. Participants are encouraged to develop their own work over the duration of the class. Fee: $140 members ; $170 non-members

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Soapstone Carving

February 24 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on March 23, 2020 at 6:30 pm

Art Alliance Art Center, 818 Pike Street
Lemont, PA 16851 United States
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$30

Students will be introduced to soapstone as an easy-to-carve artistic material. We will learn about soapstone's origins, uses and properties, proper use of tools and safety practices. During the class, each student will use rasps and sandpaper to carve and polish one or two small pieces that may be pendants or small sculptures. Students will keep their pieces and take home a new artistic skill. Snacks and drinks are included as well as all necessary supplies.

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