GAC logo icon

Classes Begin Next Week, Printmaking, Volunteer Opps, Friday Gallery Opening, New Jewelry

SUMMER ADULT CLASSES

Were you thinking of taking a class this summer but haven’t signed up yet? Better hurry – the clock is ticking! Many classes begin NEXT WEEK.

All the new classes and workshops for adults can be found on our website or browse the online catalog. Questions? Email info@guilfordartcenter.org or call (203) 453-5947 between 10am-4pm on Monday-Friday.

SUMMER ADULT CLASSES & WORKSHOPS

Printmaking Classes – We are offering two NEW printmaking classes this semester with instructor Paul Michael. They are both open to students who are beginners or experienced. Register now!

RELIEF PRINTMAKING
8 Tuesdays beginning June 27, 6:30-9:30pm
Learn the fundamentals of printmaking; no previous experience necessary. Learn how to develop engaging imagery when making both single-layer and reduction linocut prints. Students will complete a small edition of prints that successfully utilize an understanding of composition, color and form. Fee payable with tuition $30. Tuition $312; Members $280.80

INTAGLIO PRINTMAKING
8 Thursdays beginning June 29, 6:30-9:30pm
Learn to develop detailed intaglio prints without a printing press! Open to new or experienced printmakers. Intaglio printing is a natural extension to drawing. Students will develop three intaglio print editions with dry point techniques. Fee payable with tuition $30. Tuition $312. Members $280.80

Drawing/Painting Classes

We hear from so many people that they’d love to take a painting or drawing class, but feel they aren’t “good enough” to be in a class. Nothing could be further from the truth! Our instructors are well-equipped to work with everyone at ALL levels … from the first day beginner to students with experience. Register NOW!

DRAWING CLASSES STARTING NEXT WEEK
Drawing for All (8 Mondays 10am-12pm)
Drawing People, Places & Things (8 Mondays 6-8pm)
Portrait & Figure Drawing (8 Fridays 6-8pm)

PAINTING CLASSES STARTING NEXT WEEK
Beginner/Intermediate Oil Painting (8 Tuesdays 4:30-7pm)
Painting or Drawing the Portrait (8 Wednesdays 10am-12pm)
Introduction to Watercolor (8 Wednesdays 6:30-9:30pm)
Acrylic Painting (8 Fridays 10am-12pm)

 


 

GALLERY

You’re Invited! Opening Reception this Friday, 5-7pm

 


 

SUMMER YOUTH PROGRAM

 


 

CRAFT EXPO

The 64th Annual Craft Expo will return to the Guilford Green July 14-16. We hope you’ll join us for this annual event, where you can shop from 170+ artists and makers from across the country. Click here for all the info.

2023 Participating Artists
If you want a sneak preview for all of the participating artists, click here for a full list.

 


 

GAC VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

CRAFT EXPO
Volunteers are needed to help at the entry points and to assist artists with breaks, etc. If you’re interested, you can register HERE for a volunteer time.
Any questions, please contact Ashley at aseneco@guilfordartcenter.org.

SUMMER YOUTH PROGRAM
Youth volunteers (grades 9-12) are needed to assist with the summer youth program. Contact Kklein@guilfordartcenter.org for more information.

 


 

THE SHOP

New Jewelry from Dawn Lombard. Necklaces and bracelets made from glass, metal and leather are one-of-a-kind.