Arts & Crafts for Teens & AdultsNurture your natural artistic ability or push your limits to learn a new skill and talent. WCPR offers a number of arts and crafts classes led by an incredible team of instructors. If you only enjoy the occasional art experience due to an already filled personal calendar, register to attend one-time, open workshops. If you can’t find time during the week then check out our array of weekend workshops. Or, maybe you have time and want to commit to an extended program that offers weekly classes to advance your skill on a weekly basis. Whatever your schedule, we have just the right program to meet your needs through a variety of art mediums and techniques. *Click on highlighted Registration Code #'s for program description, details and online registration.
Classes for September, October & November
FR = Franklin Recreation Complex in Franklin
LV = Longview Recreation Center in Spring Hill
NV = Nolensville Recreation Complex in Nolensville
FV = Fairview Recreation Complex in Fairview
EC - Community Enrichment Center in Franklin (new, next to County Library)
OPEN STUDIO - FRANKLIN
Join us for a fall open studio event at the Franklin Recreation Complex! We will paint kindness rocks, create beaded wire tree sculptures, and assemble fall inspired sensory bottles.
No registration is required * Art fun for all ages * Drop in anytime!
FR FRI 9/29 5:30pm - 7:30pm all ages $2 per person (cash or check)
For more information contact Shelley Egly at 615-790-5719, ext. 2020
BASIC WATERCOLOR & PENCIL TECHNIQUES
Join professional artist, Tim Pafford, as he facilitates a new class great for beginners or intermediate students. This class will cover: watercolor painting, brush techniques, color mixing, special effects, and pencil techniques. Students will also learn about design, composition, creating mood, reflections and weathered effects.
**Students may purchase premium supplies from Instructor - cost begins at $75.
No prior experience is necessary.
Instructor: Tim Pafford
10043 FR Tuesdays 8/15 - 9/19 5pm to 7pm Teen/Adults $180**
10063 FR Tuesdays 9/26 - 11/28 (skip 10/31 and 11/21) 5pm to 7pm Teen/Adults $240**
PAINTING WITH YARA STAGNER: OILS AND ACRYLICS
NEW AT THE ENRICHMENT CENTER!
Are you interested in finding your inner painter? This is the class for you! Painting with Yara Stagner is an introductory step by step class into the world of oil and acrylic painting. Perfect class for the beginner or advanced student. This class is an open workshop for painting and does not require pre-registration. Instructor: Yara Stagner
EC Mondays 9/25 - 11/27 10:00am to 12:30pm Teen/Adults $20.00/class
CARD MAKING WITH VARADA
Perfect for a beginner or experienced paper crafter or anyone in between. In this class you will spend time exploring creativity. Students will work with different techniques to make unique and handmade greeting cards for various occasions. Class will remain open for registration through the session. Instructor: Varada Sharma. For more information contact Varada at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.VaradaSharma.com.
9978 EC Mon 9/18 6:00pm to 8:00pm 9 and up $25
9977 EC Sat 9/23 10:00am to 12:00pm 9 and up $25
9981 EC Mon 9/30 6:00pm to 8:00pm 9 and up $25
9979 EC Sat 9/25 10:00am to 12:00pm 9 and up $25
9985 EC Mon 10/9 6:00pm to 8:00pm 9 and up $25
9984 EC Sat 10/7 10:00am to 12:00pm 9 and up $25
9987 EC Mon 10/16 6:00pm to 8:00pm 9 and up $25
9986 EC Sat 10/14 10:00am to 12:00pm 9 and up $25
SMALL GIFT HOLDERS
9989 EC Mon 10/23 6:00pm to 8:00pm 9 and up $25
9988 EC Sat 10/21 10:00am to 12:00pm 9 and up $25
9991 EC Mon 10/30 6:00pm to 8:00pm 9 and up $25
9990 EC Sat 10/28 10:00am to 12:00pm 9 and up $25
9993 EC Mon 11/6 6:00pm to 8:00pm 12 and up $25
9992 EC Sat 11/4 10:00am to 12:00pm 12 and up $25
9997 EC Mon 11/27 6:00pm to 8:00pm 12 and up $25
9996 EC Sat 11/18 10:00am to 12:00pm 12 and up $25
GIFT CARD HOLDERS
9995 EC Mon 11/13 6:00pm to 8:00pm 12 and up $25
9994 EC Sat 11/11 10:00am to 12:00pm 12 and up $25
SEWING WITH SHAVON
NEW AT THE ENRICHMENT CENTER!
Sewing 101. Learn the basics of machine sewing. Each class participant will make a project each week to take home and enjoy. We will be making a cinch bag, a travel pillow, a bedside caddy, and an oven mitt! Class discount: $10 credit to your WCPR account if you sign up for all four classes. In order to recieve discount contact Hannah Impeartrice at email@example.com. Online registration closes 24 hours before the class begins. If you would like to sign up after online registration closes, bring cash or a check to the front desk at the Enrichment Center. Space is limited! Instructor: Shavon Ward
10234 EC Tues 10/3 3:45pm to 4:45pm 13yrs and up $15.00
10583 EC Tues 10/3 4:45pm to 5:45pm 13yrs and up $15.00
10235 EC Tues 10/10 3:45pm to 4:45pm 13yrs and up $15.00
10582 EC Tues 10/10 4:45pm to 5:45pm 13yrs and up $15.00
10236 EC Tues 10/17 3:45pm to 4:45pm 13yrs and up $15.00
10584 EC Tues 10/17 4:45pm to 5:45pm 13yrs and up $15.00
10237 EC Tues 10/24 3:45pm to 4:45pm 13yrs and up $15.00
10585 EC Tues 10/24 4:45pm to 5:45pm 13yrs and up $15.00
BASIC DRAWING - Beginners & Intermediate
This is an ongoing drop in class and each student is taught at their own skill level. The class will explore the basics of drawing such as perspective, value, color, and texture. Each class will include exercises such as drawing a face, an animal, or a landscape. Instructor: Marie Oxnard. Call Marie at 919-740-2800 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
EC Tues 9/5 - 9/26 10:00am to 12:00pm Adults & Seniors $15.00/class
EC Tues 10/10 - 10/31 10:00am to 12:00pm Adults & Seniors $15.00/class
EC Tues 11/7 - 11/28 10:00am to 12:00pm Adults & Seniors $15.00/class
TEEN / ADULT POTTERY - Open Workshops
FV Tuesdays On-Going 11:00a to 3:00pm Teen/Adult $12/class
*$25 supply fee is payable to instructor every 6 weeks
*Register or walk-in the day of at Fairview Recreation Center
NEW AT THE FAIRVIEW RECREATION COMPLEX!
Join instructor Ann Schlemm for a fun, interactive, and informational class in which students will be taught to construct and weave baskets! Ann has over 25 years of experience in basket making, and she is eager to extend her knowledge to you! Register today to reserve your spot!
*There is a $20 supply fee, payable to Ann Schlemm, for each basket construction. Basic supplies for the classroom will be provided.
9956 FV Wednesday 9/20 - 10/11 10:00am to 12:00pm Teen/Adult $40
9957 FV Wednesday 10/18 - 11/8 10:00am to 12:00pm Teen/Adult $40