First Saturday is Needle Craft Day, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Needle craft is hosted by Candace Bush on the first Saturday of the month. Do you like to knit, crochet, quilt, tat, embroider or weave? Bring your needle craft project to this free event at the Art Center and join in the fun of sharing or learning from other crafters. Stumped on a project? Bring it and someone can offer help.
Saturdays (starting January 16-February 27) 11-12. DRAWING CLASS with Marilyn Smith. Ages 16 and up. Cost is $12/per week. Students need to bring a 12 x 18 drawing pad.
Call Barbara Yon at (803)685-5386 or Joanne Crouch at (803)685-5577 to secure your spot in class.
March 5, 11 a.m. - 1p.m. Needlecraft Day. A free event hosted by Candace Bush.
Saturday, March 5, 2-5 p.m. , Alcohol Inks on Tiles, Joanne Crouch, Instructor. $35 fee.
Saturday, March 12, 9 a.m. - noon. Pottery class, Donna Minor, instructor. Return March 19, 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. for glazing. $30 fee.
Thursday, March 17, 6:30 - 8 p.m., Alcohol Inks on Yupo paper, Joanne Crouch, Instructor. $25 fee.
Saturday, March 26, 10-12 noon, Essential Oils: Make It and Take It, Arlene Puryear, instructor. $15 fee. Come learn about essential oils.
Saturday, April 9, 2-5 p.m. Alcohol Inks on Gourds, Joanne Crouch, instructor. $25 fee.
Saturday, April 16, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Polymer Clay class, Candace Bush, instructor, $35 fee. Students will need to bring a clay extrucer to class (Makins or Walnut Hollow brands are reasonably priced).
Saturday, June 25th 1-4-Joanne Crouch, instructor-Woodburning 101 on Gourds. $25. Instructor will provide instruction and tips for successful woodburning. Students will need a Walnut Hollow woodburner. Can be purchased for $12-$15. Call (803)685-5577 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to pre-register. Ages10 & up.
Barbara Yon will teach a collage class at the Art Center on Saturday, July 16th from 10-1 for $30. The students may bring items to put in the collage if you like. Supplies will be provided. Call Barbara Yon to reserve a spot @ (803)685-5396.
The fall series of Dip N' Splash begins September 1, 6-8 p.m., with "First Glimpse of Fall." Students will each paint a 16" by 20" acrylic on canvas. The painting can be personalized. For ages 12 and older, the $25 fee includes all supplies. Students should bring enthusiasm, possibly an apron, and a snack or beverage if desired. Register by email to email@example.com or call (803) 480-0576 and leave a message.
Thursday, October 20, 6-9 p.m. Quilting Class. Ann Forrest Watkins, instructor. All materials for the class will be provided to make a 12" x 12" sampler. You will be taught all steps you will need to make a larger quilt later. $50 fee. For more information or to register call the instructor at 864 941-0022 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Children’s Christmas Workshop - December 5th, 10 – 12
We welcome children ages 5 and older to join us for an arts and crafts workshop where we will make several Christmas ornaments that you can use to decorate your tree or give as gifts. The cost is $20 for the first child, $15 for the second, and all supplies will be provided. Instructor – Mary Zelmer. For more information or to register call (803) 685-5386 or email email@example.com.
Children’s Collage Workshop - November 21st, 10 – 12
We welcome children ages 5 and older to come learn about the art of collage. We will complete at least two collages focusing on the Fall season and Thanksgiving. The cost is $20 for the first child, $15 for the second and all supplies will be provided. Instructors – Barbara Yon and Mary Zelmer. For more information or to register call (803) 685-5386 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, November 14, 9a-1p and 15, 1-4p. Pottery Workshop. Tom Supensky will teach a two-part workshop. His clay sculptures are hand built using the coil method of construction. His work can be viewed on his website at ww.tomsupensky.com. $45 fee. Ages 18+.
Register by emailing Joanne.Crouch26@gmail.com or call 803 685 5577 before 10 p.m. and leave a message.
Tom, sculpting an asparagus spear.
The finished sculpture is on display in December at the Aiken Center for the Arts.
Gwen, painting a turtle she sculpted.
Sam, sculpting a pine cone.
Saturday, October 24, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Polymer clay. Candace Bush, instructor. $35 fee includes all tools and supplies. Ages 12 and up. Students will receive tips and instruction to create a jewelry item but techniques can be used to create additional items.
Saturday, August 29, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. What A Hoot Pottery class for ages 8 thru adult. Donna Minor, instructor. $35 fee includes all materials.
Students will learn how to make and underglaze a clay coil pot with owl features. The studio will then bisque fire and clear glaze and fire the finished works for pickup the following week.
Polymer Clay Jewelry Workshop
~Saturday, August 1, 2015~
The Art Center in Ridge Spring
Project: Earrings and Brooch
Cost: $35.00(materials incl.)
Age limit: 12 yrs-Adult
For more information Contact: Candace Bush at: email@example.com
Polymer Clay Workshop
~Saturday, June 27, 2015~
The Art Center in Ridge Spring
Cost: $35.00(materials incl.)
For more information Contact: Candace Bush @ 803-275-4014
Dip 'N Splash, Joanne Crouch, Instructor
Gabbie Hen Gourd Painting Class, Joanne Crouch, Instructor
Saturday, March 22, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Dip N' Splash. Come paint a sunflower on a 16" x 20" canvas. $35 fee includes all supplies. Joanne Crouch, Instructor.
Saturday, April 12, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Rustic Easter Basket class; Donna Minor, instructor; $35 fee covers all materials; adults and children 10 and older.
Saturday, May 10, 10 a.m.-noon. Dip N' Splash special event for Mother's Day - Mother-Daughter Casual Tea. Learn to paint a small canvas as a part of this social event honoring mothers. $40 fee covers all materials for painting and tea and cookies for both mother and daughter. Space limited to 6 mother-daughter pairs.
Register for classes by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Donna Minor at 803-685-5783