Classes are held in the AmeriServ Learning Center

Creating with Your Senses Drawing Class

Tuesdays Nov 6-Dec 11 5-7 PM

Unleash your creative talents and appreciation for Art using ALL of your senses! Art is more than what we see. What we smell, touch and hear can impact our creative process. During this interactive drawing class, instructor Kendra Pearl, will teach you to engage each of your five senses to inspire your drawing exercises. Student will also learn the fundamentals of drawing such as composition, color theory and more! Class is open to all skill levels age 15 and up.

Supplies are not included: Participants will need to purchase the following:
Artist’s Loft Fundamentals Sketching and Drawing Set and Sketch Pad.

Cost: $40; $35 for BW Members
Drop in classes: $10

Register online or call 814.535.2020 to register securely over the phone. Payment is due with reservation.

Learning Impressionism with Alan Rauch

in the AmeriServ Learning Center

Thursdays 6-8 PM at the ArtWorks building Sept 6,13, 20, 27, Oct 4, 11

or Saturdays 1-3 PM at the ArtWorks building Sep 22, 27, Oct 6, 13, 20, 27
6-week session $75
Drop-Ins $15

 

Join Alan Rauch to learn the skills of Impressionism on Thursday nights.  All ages and skill levels are welcome.

Supplies are not included. Please bring the following items to class.

  • Pack of assorted size bristle brushes
  • Pack of 1 inch to 2 inch wide brushes
  • Table easel
  • 4 canvases (16x20)
  • Plastic water container
  • Pack of paper plates
  • 4 oz tubes of acrylic paint
    • 2 shades of red
    • 2 shades of blue
    • 2 shades of yellow
    • 2 shades of green
    • Titanium white
    • Black

 

Call 814.535.2020 to register securely over the phone. Payment is due with reservation.

Acrylic Painting Class
with Richard Hower

in the AmeriServ Learning Center

Time: 6:30 – 9 PM
Dates: November 7, 14, 28 Dec 5, 12, & 19
Location: Classroom – 2nd Floor ArtWorks Building.

New six week session begins January 9!

 

Class Age Range: Adults

Class Level: All Levels

Cost: $90 for 6-week session; BW Members $85 for 6-week session 
         $20 per drop in session; BW Members $15 per drop in session

 

Discover the joy of acrylic painting on Wednesdays with Richard Hower. Richard’s class is perfect for beginners as well as more experience artists who are seeking to advance their skills and techniques. 

You are welcome to work at your own pace given your own skill level and need. You will explore drawing techniques, color composition, color theory and much more! Bring in a picture or let your imagination be your inspiration!

Supplies are not included. Please bring the following items to class:

  • Easel
  • Canvas
  • Water container
  • Paper plates
  • Acrylic paint
    • Blue
    • Red
    • Yellow
    • Black
    • White

 

Call 814.535.2020 to register securely over the phone. Payment is due with reservation. Drop in sessions are also available. 

Digital Photography: Technique and Creative Expression

The Digital Photography class will be held in the spring. Stay Tuned for dates!

Ages and Skill level: 15 years old and up; Open to all skill levels

Supplies:Supplies are not included.

Shopping list:

Digital Camera

32GB Flash Drive

Cost: Non Member $40 Member $35

These days, everyone’s a photographer…but few are actually GOOD photographers! Want to learn how to create photos that will stand out from the crowd? Master techniques to capture the right light and get stunning shots? Join a new Wednesday night class instructed by professional photographer Michael Karcher, a former Johnstown Magazine photographer to learn all these things are more. Digital Photography: Technique and Creative Expression will cover topics such as how to find or create your own light, how to set up a portrait shot, and photo composition. All you need is a digital camera and a 32GB flash drive!

Classes are open to all skill levels 15 years or older.

Click on the register button to register online, or you can call 814.535.2020 to register securely over the phone. Payment is due with reservation.

 

Please note that the Bottle Works engages in photography and recording of programs and events for its own print and online publication/promotional purposes. Staff and volunteers will make every effort to notify members of the public when filming and/or photography is taking place. Please notify a staff member/volunteer if you do not want to be photographed or filmed.