Workshops

Art Gym partners with like-minded organizations and guest teachers to offer continuing education opportunities to our members and outside artists.

Art Gym members can also use our space to teach their own workshops. We provide this service to support members in their teaching careers.


Art Gym Workshops

 

Art Gym is partnering with Boulder Digital Arts to offer classes in our digital lab.  Start with a 3-hour lecture for just the basics, then go more in-depth with an all-day hands-on workshop.

BDA has been offering practical, skill-focused classes for over 13 years, and attracts students from all over the country for their powerful, streamlined courses. Learn More

Upcoming Courses: 

• Getting Started with Adobe Photoshop

May 31, 2018 from 6:00pm-9:00pm. Register now

• Getting Started with Adobe Illustrator

June 6, 2018 from 6:00pm-9:00pm. Register now

• Getting Started with Adobe Illustrator- Hands-On

June 21, 2018 from 9:00am-5:00pm. Register now

 


Introduction to Stone Lithography with Gregory Santos

June 11, 12, 13, 14 — 6:30-9:30pm
$215

June 18, 19, 20, 21 — 2:30-5:30pm
$215

This workshop will be a fast-paced introduction to the stone lithography process. Students will learn the process of grinding a stone, drawing with grease crayons, etching, rolling up, and printing. While printing, students will work in a team, assisting one another to learn how to sponge, proof, and edition their artwork. Limited to two participants per workshop. All materials included. No experience necessary.

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Introduction to Etching with Maxwell Roath

July 14 and July 21, 10am-5pm
$200 

This is a two day introductory workshop. On day one participants will go through the etching process including preparing and cleaning a copper plate for hard ground, application of ground, stencil transfer to ground, drawing on the plate, and etching in Ferric Chloride. On day two participants will learn how to set up for printing and create an edition of 8 prints to take home.  All materials including in the price.

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Beyond the Basics: Into Color with Marjorie Leggitt and Susan Rubin

June 14 & 15, 9:30am-3pm

In this two day workshop you will learn to draw the tough stuff. Two instructors and two full days help unravel the mysteries of texture and shadow on almost any subject.

Note: This workshop is tailored to students who have completed Back to Basics and Finding Focus, or for experienced artists.

For pricing and to register click here

 


Beyond the Basics: Drawing Challenges with Marjorie Leggitt and Susan Rubin

August 3 & 4, 9:30am-3pm

Take two instructors and two days to accelerate your color acumen.

Note: This workshop is tailored to students who have completed Back to Basics and Finding Focus, or for experienced artists.

For pricing and to register click here

 


Beyond the Basics: Composing with Color with Marjorie Leggitt and Susan Rubin

December 6 & 7, 9:30am-3pm

In this two day workshop learn the basics of composing with color to add new life to your work. Two instructors will guide you through the process in your choice of watercolor or colored pencil.

Note: This workshop is tailored to students who have completed the Beyond Basics: Into Color workshop.

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Check our Calendar for current and upcoming offerings.