Classes

The Coastal Art Center's creative options include: 

  • Glass Blowing
  • Pottery
  • Visual Arts
  • Kids Programs
  • Teen Workshops

Appointments are required for The Hot Shop & The Clay Studio:  251-981-ARTS (2787)

Hot Shop 
Hot Glass demonstrations and Make-Your-Own fused/blown glass
9:00-4:00 with lunch break from 12:00-1:00

Clay Studio
Pottery demonstrations and Make-Your-Own clay items 
9:00-4:00 with lunch break from 12:00-1:00


~Drop-In Days for Kids' Art~

July Mondays and Thursdays from 10:00-12:00
$10 per class with various project options
All supplies provided
Call 251-981-ARTS to set-up an appointment
(Excludes July 9th and 12th due to teen workshop)


~Summer Arts Workshop~

For rising 8th-12th graders

July 9th-12th from 9am-Noon
Cost is $100 with a limited number of scholarships available
All supplies provided

This four day workshop includes:

glass blowing
pottery
phone photography
maker space creation

Email or call Amoreena Brewton with any questions at abrewton@orangebeachal.gov/251-981-4119
Call 981-ARTS to pay over the phone or make check payable to the Coastal Arts Center and mail/drop-off at:

Coastal Arts Center
26389 Canal Road
Orange Beach, AL 36561

Space is limited. Payment insures place and is due by June 29th.

SIGN UP HERE


~ New Adult Classes ~

Getting Started with Acrylic Painting with Jane Sellier 

Classes are on Tuesdays 
July 10, 17, 24, 31
1:00-3:30

$100

Description: Whatever medium you choose to work with, it’s important to acquire certain basic skills so you can create successful paintings. In this class you will be introduced to the materials, equipment and techniques associated with painting, all backed up by detailed step-by-step demonstrations. This class will get you started and build your confidence. No previous art experience is necessary or even preferred. The only requirement is a desire to learn so you can end up saying, “So that’s how it’s done. I can do that  too!”  See sign-up sheet for required supplies.

Please make checks payable to Jane Sellier and send/bring to:

Coastal Arts Center
26389 Canal Road
Orange Beach, Al 36561

Space is limitedPayment insures place and is due by June 29th.

SIGN UP HERE


Painting Potpourri with Jane Sellier

Wednesday mornings from 9:30-noon 
September 12th-Oct.17th  
$90

Description: This is an opportunity to try watercolors and soft pastels. The class is an introduction to both mediums and requires no previous art experience. The only requirement is a desire to learn about painting using two different mediums separately or together.

Supplies: One 22x30” piece of 100% cotton rag watercolor paper, one 8 pan set of Prang watercolor’s, #4 round and #8 filbert brushes, graphite paper, small unbreakable water container, small travel size misting spray bottle, and a rag. Soft pastels are provided by the instructor.

FYI-- Al’s 5 & 10 at 25405 Perdido Beach Blvd offers a 20% discount to people who are taking Jane's classes.

Please make checks payable to Jane Sellier and send/bring to:

Coastal Arts Center
26389 Canal Road
Orange Beach, Al 36561

Payment insures place. Payment due by September 5th.
Call 981-ARTS with questions.

SIGN-UP HERE


Celebrate the Fall Season with Painting En Plein Air with Dianne Murray

Classes are on Wednesdays 
October 3-10-17-24-31

1:00-4:00  

$120

Enjoy the beauty and feel of Fall with outdoor painting. Open to all Media. Only requirement is familiarization with your media of choice. 
We will learn techniques for choosing subjects and composition, as well as the process of starting a sketch and taking it into the studio for completion. 
You do not need great drawing skills to do outdoor sketching. Be a part of the new wave of urban and nature sketchers and learn to travel with your art materials. 

Contact Dianne Murray for supply list at diannewmurray@gmail.com

Please make checks payable to Dianne Murray and send/bring to:

Coastal Arts Center
26389 Canal Road
Orange Beach, Al 36561

Space is limitedPayment insures place and is due by September 21st.

SIGN-UP HERE