Classes

The Coastal Art Center's creative options include: 

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

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


~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 ~

Advanced Watercolor 201 with Dianne Murray

Classes are on Wednesdays
June 13/20/27 and July 11
1:00-4:00

$120

Take your artistic skills to a new level while experiencing the excitement of Watercolor. Learn new techniques and methods for painting on substrates other than paper. 
We will also introduce the freedom of  En Plein Air painting on location at the beautiful new Coastal Art Center.  Some familiarization with basic watercolor is required. 

Contact Dianne at southernartgallery1@gmail.com
for a list of supplies. 

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

Coastal Arts Center
26389 Canal Road
Orange Beach, Al 36561

Space is limited. Payment insures place and is due by June 8th.

SIGN-UP HERE


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


Image Transfer Workshop with Nelson Grice

 Saturday, June 23  9:00- 4:00  

$185                     

All supplies included.

The Clay Studio is excited to offer a hands-on workshop by the accomplished ceramic artist, Nelson Grice. Nelson will be teaching various approaches to transferring imagery such as block printing, drawing fluid and screen fill and emulsion ready screens.  Once completing the workshop you will be able to transfer painted imagery, copy-machine images (including photography), text, and drawings in your ceramic artwork. It is a great time guaranteed to add a very satisfying layer to your ceramic repertoire.

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 June15th.

SIGN UP HERE