Arts & Crafts for Teens & Adults

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Arts & Crafts for Teens & Adults

Nurture 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 June, July and August
Location Codes:
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)



 Tim Paffordcabin
BASIC WATERCOLOR & PENCIL TECHNIQUES
Franklin Rec Center

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.
Instructor: Tim Pafford
Read more and register here
 yarastagner
 PAINTING WITH YARA STAGNER
Oils and Acrylics
Franklin Rec 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 
FR  Mondays    Ongoing   10:00am to 12:30pm  Teen/Adults  $20.00/class

CARD MAKING WITH VARADA
NEW AT THE ENRICHMENT CENTER!
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 varada.sharma@gmail.com or visit www.VaradaSharma.com.
DIE CUTTING
9478   EC   Mon    7/10 - 7/31      6:00pm to 8:00pm      12 and up     $100.00
9479   EC   Sat     7/15 - 7/29     10:00am to 12:00pm    12 and up      $75.00
WATERCOLOR
9480   EC   Mon    8/7 - 8/28      6:00pm to 8:00pm      12 and up     $100.00
9481   EC   Sat     8/5 - 8/26    10:00am to 12:00pm    12 and up      $100.00

WATERCOLOR FOR BEGINNERS
NEW AT THE ENRICHMENT CENTER!
Join us for a fun afternoon of learning a foundation to watercolor painting. We will cover different techniques of how to use water and paint to create many types of looks that watercolor can achieve. At the end of the class you will go home with a fully painted landscape. This class is for all ages and great for beginners. Supplies provided. Instructor: Amanda Harrison. For more information contact Amanda at amandaharrisondesigns@gmail.com and 615-582-8938.
9473   EC   Fri   8/18    1:00pm to 4:00pm    16yrs and up   $50.00

FLORAL WATERCOLORS
NEW AT THE ENRICHMENT CENTER!
In this intermediate watercolor class we will paint from a live floral subject. Students will learn to sketch out what they see and learn to paint the layers to create a stunning watercolor floral painting. Students should have a basic knowedge of watercolor or have some experience in the medium. Sketching skills will be taught in class. Bring your own supplies. Instructor: Amanda Harrison. For more information contact Amanda at amandaharrisondesigns@gmail.com and 615-582-8938. 
9858  EC  Sun   7/23    2:00pm to 4:00pm    16yrs and up    $50.00
9859  EC  Sun   8/20    2:00pm to 4:00pm    16yrs and up    $50.00

BASIC DRAWING - Beginners & Intermediate
NEW AT THE ENRICHMENT CENTER!
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 marieoxnard@yahoo.com for more information.
9432  EC   Tues  7/11 - 7/25   10:00am to 12:00pm   Adults & Seniors   $15.00/class
9433  EC   Tues  8/1 - 8/29   10:00am to 12:00pm   Adults & Seniors   $15.00/class

YOUNG REMBRANDTS
NEW AT THE ENRICHMENT CENTER!
Young Rembrandts teaches children the technical skills of drawing, the basis of all visual arts, in a fun and nurturing setting. Our drawing instruction is easy to follow ensuring success regardless of artistic ability. In order to register go to the Young Rembrandts Website > Class Location > Williamson County Enrichment Center. For more information visit www.youngrembrandts.com or call 615-614-2017.
Drawing Classes for Kids
Get ready for summer fun as your budding artist explores the great outdoors with Young Rembrandts.
9641   EC   Wed    6/7 - 8/2 (skip 7/5)    3:00pm to 4:00pm   6yrs to 13yrs   $136
10033  EC   Mon    8/7 - 9/18    4:00pm to 5:00pm   6yrs to 13yrs   $100

Art & Appetizers

Drop-in to join Melinda Duncan and fellow artists for an evening of painting at the Nolensville Rec Center! You will have step-by-step instructions to create a trendy piece to call your own. Sign up at the front desk at the Nolensville Rec Center and bring your favorite appetizer to share! Instructor: Melinda Duncan For more information contact Melinda at artist081772@gmail.com or visit http://social-artworking.com/profile/melindaduncan.

*$30 fee paid at the front desk with cash or check the night of the 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 
*Register or walk-in the day of at Fairview Recreation Center

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