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
ONGOING - Fun and supportive drop-in studio for teens to work on projects in the Bridge Studio. Kids can work on their own or collaborative projects, get help with a certain skill, or experiment with the many materials in the studio.Find out more »
The longest running group of its kind in the Midcoast area, the life drawing group at Waterfall Arts began over a decade 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. The Winter Session runs January – March. You…Find out more »
Learn how to achieve multiple colors in a linoleum cut image through reduction printing. This 3 hour workshop will be an introduction to the technique of reduction printing. Students will learn about cutting tools, materials, carving sequence and ink mixing. Students will use 6x9 easy cut linoleum blocks and have the opportunity to carve and edition their own print.Find out more »
***This class is currently full. Please call (207-338-2222) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org) to be added to the waitlist***Find out more »
Join us for an Art Together Morning workshop on Saturday, March 24th from 10:00am-12:00pm with Bridget Matros! Art Together Mornings is a series of 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 unique experience of focused time…Find out more »
In this easy and fun workshop, kids will learn about analog photography and old-fashioned light-sensitive paper. They'll use their imaginations to create images and patterns on silver-gelatin and cyanotype coated papers, then expose them using darkroom enlargers, black lights, and the sun. Equal parts creativity and science for a generation that grew up in a digital world, it's sure to surprise and awe when their picture "magically" appears in a tray of developer. PHOTOGRAMS with Julia Raite Saturday, March 24 10:00AM - 1:00PM $45 + $10 materials Age 10-13 Members receive class discounts! Check out our membership program here.…Find out more »
Bridge Jr. offers after school art activities that are open-ended and allow young artists to find their own creative voice. Sessions start with "shares", where artists show what they're working on and get feedback and encouragement. The teaching artist shows tips and tricks to get the group started with materials of interest, but there's also "free create" - time to do what you want! This program can be paid for on a sliding scale for those with financial need. Scholarships are also available.Find out more »
This unusual course, led by Abbie Read and Karin Otto, will be a two-day workshop suitable for complete beginners as well as those with some experience. Participants will learn about both printmaking and collage separately, and then experiment using them together. The themes of landscape, architecture and/or natural forms will be our starting points. Printmaking is a very exciting medium, not always predictable, but highly rewarding. You will learn a range of different techniques, including collagraphic, simple intaglio, and mono printing. The workshop will guide you through each process and you will be given time to explore each one. You…Find out more »
Come work in our darkroom and learn the basics, or get a refresher course in the black and white film photography process. Day 1: you'll learn how to process film. Day 2: you'll learn how enlargers work, make contact sheets, and produce prints of your photographs. Come with an undeveloped roll of film, or your film camera and its manual (should you need to finish the roll and learn how to get it out of the camera safely). Paper and chemistry will be provided. DARKROOM BASICS with Julia Raite April 14 & 21 Tuesdays, 5:30-7:30PM $65 + $15 materials…Find out more »
Creative development specialist Bridget Matros has created a special week of multi-sensory activities perfect for young artists. Silly games, stories, and lot of fun materials to explore. Ages 5-7Find out more »
Kids ages 8 to 12 will have a blast at this vacation clay camp designed for all levels. Campers will learn various techniques to create awesome ceramic projects from start to finish. Students will choose a theme – or come with their own ideas – and work each day on existing projects or start something new. Campers will glaze their creations by the end of the week. Work can be picked up within a week of the last day of camp. Experienced and new clay artists welcome!Find out more »
Learn all about clay, wheel-throwing techniques, hand building, and the process of glazing and firing. Make pots, figures, sculptures and bowls. Exceptional instructor Linda Stec provides guidance and support. New and returning students are welcome. Come and have fun! Wonders of Clay with Linda Stec April 18 - May 23 Wednesdays, 3:30 - 5:30PM $150 + $15 materials Age: 6-15 Members receive class discounts! Check out our membership program here. ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR: Linda Stec has been teaching clay at Waterfall Arts for over a decade. She has a degree in Fine Arts and has taken many masters level…Find out more »
Waterfall Arts is excited to welcome Bread & Puppet Theater to Belfast for a performance of a new play, The Basic Bye-bye Show - a manifesto on transformation, inspired by Albrecht Dürer’s apocalyptic woodcuts, Brahms 4 Serious Songs, and the daily news.Find out more »
Join this group firing event with work you've already created! Work can be made in the Clay Studio during Open Studio hours. Clay Open Studio happens weekly on Wednesday nights from 5:30 to 7:30PM. Pieces bust be bisqued and glazes used must be suitable for Raku firing. Raku clay and glazes available to purchase in the Clay Studio. Pieces are limited to number of participants. Call the office for more information. This outdoor firing cannot happen if there are high winds. Wind date is June 2. Raku Firing Party with Linda Stec May 11 (Wind Date: June 2) Friday…Find out more »
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