June 4 Free!
Bring your sketch book/painting supplies and join us for a morning
of looking at Main St. St. Charles. We will meet on the front lawn of Missouri Artist and head out from there. If raining, we can use the front porch or hide under the gazebo or where ever you can find to stay dry!!
When: Tuesday, June 4
Time: 9:30 to 11:30 am
Wednesday, June 26
Learn to "fracture" your Orchids while
creating a beautiful watercolor painting.
Look closely at the image to see how
the orchids are broken into shapes.
This is for the intermediate to advanced painter. A supply list will be provided.
When: Wednesday, June 26
Time: 9am - 4 pm
Cost: $75 plus supplies
Friday, June 7
Another fun Rooster in my yearly rooster
series! This time we will use napkins
and "yes" paste to create this fun and
fabulous Rooster. A supply list will be
provided. Napkins and "Yes" Paste included.
When: Friday, June 7
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Cost: $80 includes some supplies!
Thursday, May 30
Learn how to cut single and double mats using a Logan Mat Cutter. Students will actually cut their own mats to fit a frame and painting/photograph. If you have a mat cutter, we will teach you how to use it! Just bring a mat or two if you want a double mat, picture frame, and backing board, plus hardware for the back. We will supply the rest!
When: Thursday, May 30
Time: 1 - 3 pm
Cost: $15 includes supplies to finish matting and framing
July 17, 18, and 19th
A popular workshop instructor and internationally recognized watercolor artist, Alicia Farris will share her studies of the human face and figure in this three-day watercolor workshop. Using Alicia’s characteristic loose and colorful style, you will learn techniques to portray not just a likeness, more importantly, the personality and emotion of the human face or a subject. Students will benefit from demonstrations as well as discussion, individual and group critiques.
This class is intended for the painter who has at least a basic command of the watercolor medium; portrait painting is not a pre-requisite.
Sample photos for the first day will be supplied to all students who register along with the supply list. Students will have the opportunity to work from their own photo if they wish during the workshop. Class size limited
When: July 17, 18, and 19th
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Cost: $240 for 3 days
June 6, 13th and 20th $125
* If you can only take one or two of the classes, call MAOM to have the instructor contact you. You cannot take Project 3 without taking a prior class.
Find a fun, relaxing and rewarding new hobby! In this course, you will learn to make beautiful hand-sewn jewelry using a needle, Fireline and beads. Slow down and find your inner Zen, as you make amazing jewelry for yourself or others!
Project # 1 - Flower Earrings
You will have a choice from a limited color of beads and will be provided Sterling Silver ear wires to complete these sweet beaded earrings.
Course Description: During this 3-week course, MAOM’s resident jewelry artist, Rosanne Sartori, will teach three different jewelry projects, all designed by Deborah Roberti. The projects will increase in difficulty, but Rosanne will teach you tips and tricks that will prepare you to tackle these and any future projects you may want to attempt. Handouts and all supplies will be provided…but be sure to bring your own magnifying glasses!
Project # 2 - Skinny Bracelet
You will make an elegant bracelet from Swarovski crystals and seed beads. There will be a choice from a limited amount of colors.
Project #3 - Cordelia's Bracelet
This stunning bracelet is made with Swarovski crystals, Czech fire-polished beads and seed beads. There will be a choice from a limited amount of colors.
Dates: 3 consecutive Thursdays
June 6, 13th and 20th
Time: 1:00 – 3:30pm* (*Students may stay later if project is not complete)
Price for the 3 classes: $125 (Includes all supplies!)
*Price for 1 or 2 of the classes depends on the project. Call MAOM & instructor will contact you.
If you always thought you would like to find an exciting new hobby, now is your chance! Class size will be limited to 6 students with a minimum of 3 students to hold the class.
Tuesday, June 11, 18 25 and July 2
This class is designed for the beginner through advanced student. You will not only learn the basics, but the secrets of colored pencil with professional artist, Teresa Frazier.
Teresa's work is beautiful and sometimes thought of as a painting, instead of colored pencil. Should be a good experience.
When: Tuesday, June 11, 18 25 and July 2
Time: 10 am - 12 am
Cost: $80 plus supplies
Monday, June 3, 10, 17 and 24
This class is for the beginner or the artist wanting to expand and develop their knowledge in the area of watercolor. Learn the elusive qualities, the vitality and the capacity to adapt to the visual responses of the individual artist. You will become familiar with the medium through a "hands-on" approach. Monitoring and guidance through each exercise and painting will be provided by the instructor.
When: Monday, June 3, 10, 17 and 24
Time: 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost: $70 - a supply list will be provided