OPTION #1 – You can now register and pay online below and, if need be, apply for scholarships here.
OPTION #4 – Call the office at 207 338-2222, register/pay with a credit card.
OPTION #2 – Print and fill in the registration form and mail along with your check or credit card payment
OPTION #4 – Stop by to register and pay. Office is at Waterfall Arts 256 High Street in Belfast. Office hours – Tue – Fri 10 am to 5 pm.
Please try to register no later than one week prior to the first meeting of the class. All classes have minimum and maximum enrollment thresholds, so early registration will improve the chances of a class running and of your slot in it!
We look forward to seeing you at Waterfall Arts!
Any questions, please call the office at 207.338.2222 or contact us via e-mail at: email@example.com
The life drawing group at Waterfall Arts began over 10 years ago. Anyone who has an interest in drawing from the figure can join this on-going,long running, non-instructional group. The models, both male and female are different each week and the group is supportive and respectful. The poses tend to be long, one or two a session. Bring your own materials; we supply easels, drawing benches and good music in the room. Saturday Life Drawing is an ongoing event - you can pay for six sessions at a time for$60 (that's $10 a session) or drop in for $15. Please…Find out more »
The FREE Art Together Mornings series continues on May 6 from 10:00am-12:00pm with Stained Glass Sticky Paper Collage with Bridget Matros! Art Together Mornings is a series of FREE memorable mornings where adult and child create side-by-side! Each project is designed to fully engage all ages and stages; parents get their hands dirty enjoying the materials, while being guided with tips on supporting their young artists’ creativity. Each adult-child group takes home whatever they make as a keepsake of their special morning. Through the Art Together Mornings series, families explore a variety of activities and feel the benefits of the…Find out more »
All Ages Art Happenings (AAAH!) returns with Hagamos Arte! on Saturday, May 6 from 2-4pm! FREE! Cinco de Mayo is a huge holiday for celebrating Mexican culture - a perfect time for learning about the colorful folk arts of Mexico! At this day-after-Cinco-de-Mayo event, we'll make pinatas, cut papel picado, fold paper flowers, and build tiny nichos. Practice your Spanish and enjoy a traditional hat dance! Throughout the year, FREE All Ages Art Happenings (AHHH) events engage area youth and families through community-building “art parties” with memorable, themed, multi-sensory art experiences for all ages. AHHH events are led by Bridget…Find out more »
with Linda Stec Tuesday and Thursday May 9 & 11 and Tuesday May 16 & Friday May 19 5:30 to 7:30 pm $40 + $10 mtls Build simple vessels, then fire outdoors with a flame finish. Linda Stec has been teaching clay at waterfall Arts for over 10 years. She has a degree in Fine Arts and has taken many masters level classes. Along with clay, Linda has been a performing puppeteer for 18 years, done calligraphy, cartooning, and weaving. She is a master gardener and Director of Starrett Childrens’ Center. This class is filling quickly. Call the office at…Find out more »
with Kris Engman Saturday May 13 from 10 am to 3 pm $75 materials included An intensive portrait workshop with an accomplished instructor. image by Kris Engman Fill out form below to register and pay.Find out more »
Parent and young child work side by side to explore materials in this relaxing weekly class. Adults learn how language and behaviors can nurture (or inhibit) creative development, and get insight into how artmaking for littles is really learning, made visible! Materials and handouts included - bring extra clothes! Natural Born Artists June 6-27 Tuesdays 10:00 -11:00 AM, $45 (per child) Age: 2-5 Members receive class discounts! Check out our membership program here. ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR: Natural Born Artists is led by the Youth & Family Outreach Coordinator, Bridget Matros. Matros came to Waterfall Arts with over 15…Find out more »
Whether you want to further develop your established skills or begin with the basics, this tutorial is designed to individualize the needs of each student - a customized learning experience. If it’s linear perspective that has been your nemesis, you want to learn more about the proportions of the figure, or draw still-lifes, these studio sessions are centered around your specific interests with one-on-one discussion, demonstration, and critique. Bring your material or method questions. By working closely with the instructor, you'll have the advantage of direct interaction and intensive exchange to guide you toward your personal artistic objectives. Each day…Find out more »
Get your blue on at the Indigo Social! Indigo is an unassuming leafy plant that has been used for centuries to dye textiles every shade of blue, from the palest sky blue to the deepest blue-black. Come and party at Waterfall Arts and get your Indigo on! Jackie will teach you how to make an indigo vat, and bring all sorts of gadgets and tools to create designs and resists. Bring your own fabric/yarn/fiber/clothes/underwear (up to a pound or so total weight) or choose from Jackie's a la carte bar of white things: cloth napkins, tea towels, fingerless mitts/wrist warmers,…Find out more »
A week of fun exploring fiber arts! We will look at fibers from sheep, goats, alpaca and bunnies, and learn how to dye them, spin them into yarns we can knit and weave with, and have some fun with needle felting. We will try out drop spindles and spinning wheels, make our own looms, needle felt some animals and forage around for plants we can use to dye our yarns and fibers. Old skills, new fun! June 26 - 30 Mon – Fri, 9:00 – 3:00 for ages 8 to 12 $225 with Jackie Ottino Graf Jackie Ottino Graf is a fiber-holic…Find out more »
Keep the creativity flowing through the summer with this weekly drop-in art club for ages 8-18! Kids can work on their own projects, get help with a certain skill, or experiment with the many materials in the Bridge Studio. Young Artists Studio June 28 - August 23 Wednesdays, 3:00AM - 5:00PM Drop-in, $8 suggested per class Age: 8-18 ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR: Young Artists Studio is led by the Youth & Family Outreach Coordinator, Bridget Matros. Matros came to Waterfall Arts with over 15 years of teaching art at every level and setting — from preschool circle-time to computer literacy…Find out more »
The return of the popular make and take camp where we create a whole little world of our own... in addition to painting, printing, sculpting, drawing, building, playing, gluing, weaving and photographing! July 10 - 14 Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 3:00 for ages 8 to 12 $225 with Bridget Matros Bridget Matros, Waterfall Art’s Youth & Family Outreach Coordinator, will be leading the fun at Teensy Tiny Town. Matros came to Waterfall Arts with over 15 years of teaching art at every level and setting — from preschool circle-time to computer literacy classes for the elderly. A practicing artist herself,…Find out more »
Animals, Beasts, Critters and Creatures inspire a wild week of clay sculpting, face painting, chalk drawing, nest building, paw printing, puppet making and more! July 17 - 21 Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 3:00 for ages 8 to 12 $225 with Bridget Matros Bridget Matros, Waterfall Art’s Youth & Family Outreach Coordinator, will be leading the fun at Teensy Tiny Town. Matros came to Waterfall Arts with over 15 years of teaching art at every level and setting — from preschool circle-time to computer literacy classes for the elderly. A practicing artist herself, Matros developed and grew the Art Studio exhibit…Find out more »
This class will explore watercolor's transparent qualities. Students will learn about washes, gradations, tonal values, manipulating and controlling the medium while being open to it's endless surprises. Watercolor with Lesia Sochor August 2 - 4 Wednesday - Friday, 9:00AM - 12:00PM $95 + $10 materials Age: 15+ Members receive class discounts! Check out our membership program here. ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR: Lesia Sochor is a graduate of the Philadelphia College of Art. Sochor is a dedicated and enthusiastic teacher who believes "anyone has the ability" to create. Sochor has lived, painted,exhibited and taught in Maine for 30 years. She…Find out more »
This workshop will introduce methods of screen printing that do not require a dark room, exposure unit or photo-sensitive emulsion. Although the primary use of screen printing is using emulsion and positive-films, there is so much more to the art of silkscreening (seriography is the fancy word). This workshop will transform your understanding of screen printing as one that is no longer the commercial, fast-paced method of getting multi-layered prints, but screen printing as a means of creating monotypes that consist of more painterly marks and dynamic layering of different squeegee and inking techniques. The class will spend a day…Find out more »
This workshop for kids will introduce methods of screen printing that do not require a darkroom, exposure unit, or photo-sensitive emulsion. Although the primary use of screen printing is using emulsion and positive-films, there is so much more to the art of silkscreening (seriography is the fancy word). This workshop will feature screen printing as a means of creating monotypes that consist of more painterly marks and dynamic layering of different squeegee and inking techniques. Screen Printing for Youth with Shawn Brewer Saturday, August 19 9:00AM - 1:00PM $40 + $15 materials Age: 8-15 Members receive class discounts! Check…Find out more »
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