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Adult Workshops

Still Life in Oils

Perfect your oil paint mixing as you create a still life painting

a 2day workshop w/ Artist Rene Egan

Two Sundays: 10:00-4:00 December 7th & December 14th

A great course for the beginner painter, as well as the intermediate level student. Read more

This workshop focuses on the fundamental principles essential in creating a still life painting. Concepts dealing with form, light temperature, paint handling and compositional elements are introduced. The instructor demos and lectures on each concept. The student will create one painting combining these learned skills. Students can use oil paints or acrylic paint if preferred. Supplies that are needed will be emailed to those that sign up. Ages 16 – adult

Please Submit a Registration Form

$200

$180 members & returning students

Renee Egan an experienced Bucks County artist, attended several art schools and has taken many painting workshops throughout the 20 years that she has been painting. View her website: www.eganpaint.com

 

 

Guest Artist Pottery Workshop w/ John Cheer

December 6th & 7th

10am – 6pm 

$200 *plus clay Register @EarthCenterPottery.com

Day 1: Discover What is Possible With Clay in a Hand-Building Workshop

Day 2: Centering Clay Can Be Fun in a Wheel-Throwing Workshop Read more

If you own tools please bring them.

All pieces will be bisque-fired only.

See Johns’ work on his website

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Team Building workshops

Schedule a special workshop at TPCA. Introduce stress reduction, interdependent group practices, mindfulness, meditations and guaranteed self confidence building to your business or organization with out multi-discipline fine arts & crafts approach.

Offerings in a multitude of mediums to boost morale, creativity and productivity!

For details & scheduling contact Director@tylerparkarts.org  267-218-0290

Our mission is to enrich the community through fine arts, crafts, and music: to encourage art education and excellence, and to nurture artists in a community of connection and support.

Check out the links below for more information on our workshops, classes, special events, and the annual craft show.

Become a member Today!

Throughout the Year we hold Community Days. A Free day to come visit Tyler Park Center for the Arts and get to know us! We will have small art projects available for visitors to try as well as demonstrations and information about our ongoing workshops for adults and kids, as well as our summer camps.

This is a great way to meet our teaching artists and our staff. See our historic barn and sculpture garden where we have art and music workshop, concerts, and summer camps. You can see our most exciting project, a wood burning kiln.

Sign up for the newsletter to keep in touch with TPCA!

 

Manifestations of the Feminine

A group show featuring the work of Won Choi, Jennifer Miller, and Gloria Kosco

Saturdays November 22—December 21   

Opening Night Concert November 22, 7-11pm.     Meet the artists & enjoy an evening of live music!

 

We are restoring the beautiful Victorian barn we call home. Our goal is to welcome you with a beautiful new entryway—a shelter for all your creative endeavors. 

Help us make this project a reality ! Donate to care for this historic Bucks County building.

  

 

 

 

Current Workshops for all ages! click here for current adult workshops and youth & teen workshops.

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Crafts in the Meadow Our Fall Invitational Craft Show is a fine art and craft event showcasing excellence in craftsmanship alongside a festive weekend of live music, performing arts and refreshments.

 

 

 

Pottery classes for Adults and Children at Earth Center Pottery. There is always room to join us for a session. All levels of experience welcome for wheel and hand built pottery. Contact Jennifer for details: earthcenterpottery@yahoo.com or 267-218-0290

Learn more at Earth Center Pottery

 

 

Schedule a special night at TPCAOfferings in a multitude of mediums including beading, marbleized silk, stained glass and fusion, fine art, gourd decorating, book making & more!

For details & scheduling contact Director@tylerparkarts.org

 

Friends Night Out

3RD Friday of each month from 7.30 – 10pm!

Click here to register and pay online $30

 

Kids, Friends & Family Day

3rd Sunday of each month from 1-3pm!

Click here to register and pay online $30

 

1st Fridays World Percussion Drum Circle    7:30 to 10:00 – $10

Energize your spirit, release tension, move with the rhythms of life in the drum circle. Learn to play exotic rhythms in the circle.

 

Build your Business with Specialized Team Building Workshops.
Schedule a special workshop at TPCA. Introduce stress reduction, interdependent group practices, mindfulness, meditations and guaranteed self confidence building to your business or organization with out multi-discipline fine arts & crafts approach.

Offerings in a multitude of mediums to boost morale, creativity and productivity!

 

The Wood Fired Surface with Gloria Kosco

Upcoming date to be announced

Before each community wood firing, a glazing opportunity will be offered.

Noon – 1pm - Slide presentation and discussion on the possibilities presented with a Wood Fired Kiln. Free for All.

1-4pm -Glazing Workshop - Further discussion will be presented on clay, glazes, slips for the wood kiln atmosphere.   Read more

Glazes for the will be available for students to work with.  Participants can bring enough bisque ware to fill approximately two cubic feet of space. (If time allows, you may glaze more.).  All ware for this workshop must be made of clay that fires to cone 9 or higher.

Willingness to experiment is a must.

 

Glazing Workshop  Wednesday August 20th 5-8 pm

$45

$35 members  

Questions? or Registration - Please call 267.218.0290 or email woodkiln@tylerparkarts.org

Please Submit a Registration Form

Upcoming Dates to be Announced

Renee Egan

Painting workshops with Renee Egan - Learn Oil, Acrylic, and Watercolor Painting painting techniques in various workshops. Tyler Park has many beautiful locations! Lean about light, specific color mixing techniques, and brush applications.

 

jelloprint

Jello Printmaking with Dawn Wesemann - Learn how to make beautiful, multi-layered prints using gelatin as the printing plate. Make note cards, gift tags, and more as you explore design, color, and texture… and everything cleans up with soap and water! 

paste-paper-samples

Paste Paper with Annelies Van Dommellen and Gloria KoscoUsing a special Rice Paint, create patterned paper exploring pattern and surface textures while learning about the basic elements of design and color. Leave with a variety of beautiful paper to be used in bookmaking, box making, cards, envelopes, and more!

PAPER

Paper Mache’  & Decorate! Turn recycle items into useful and decorative objects using tin cans, plastic, glass jars, cardboard and more.  Possibilities are endless using found objects to make bowls, boxes, ornaments, sculpture and more.

 

silk painting Drawing and Painting on FabricLearn a simple technique that enables you to draw on cotton or silk. Explore color, line and pattern to create a one of a kind work of art!

 

nuno

Nuno Fiber “Skinny Scarves” Accessorize with a signature scarf in NUNO ; a Japanese felting technique using a background of fabric. Shapes of your liking are cut from the wools in wafer thin segments and  laid out in a pattern (stripes, polka dots, grid, paisley?) producing a floaty, eyecatching wearable item.

 

screenScreen Printing on Clay and TShirts - Learn how to create simple screen-printing screens and use them on both ceramic and cloth surfaces! Each student will have the opportunity to develop and print their own design on a t-shirt and clay form.  Join us as we welcome ceramic artist and printmaker Hope Rovelto for an exciting and fun workshop. Ages 16+

 

beads

Bead & Wire Workshop with Tracey DeLellis Students will learn the basics of knotting, beading and design. Each student will complete at least 3 finished jewelry projects.

 

  Wildife Woodcarving Workshop w/ Hal Houser Students will learn about and be introduced to woodcarving using various tools, techniques, materials, and resources to create a finished standing Sandpiper Decoy. Finishing techniques including painting will be included. Ages 16+.

 

photographghy classExploring Your SLR Camera - An introductory to intermediate level course in photography, with a focus on camera utilization and functionality. Become thoroughly familiar with basic camera operations, and how to use your camera’s settings and features as elements of effective photographic composition.

 

glass fusion Glass fushion is the art of layering pieces of glass and then firing them in the kiln to permanently fuse them together. Students will learn to cut glass and design pieces. Using colored glass pieces, glass dots, glass frit, and glass noodles, students will create unique and colorful designs on items such as glass plates.

 

Stained Glass with Kelly Lock - Learn basic techniques and you will create unique stained glass works of art. A great workshop for beginners and those with experience.

 

bead Glass Bead Making (Lampworking) with Leanne PurkisLearn to create unique glass beads. Using a special torch they will learn to wrap hot glass around steel rods (mandrels). Basic bead shaping and decorative techniques will be covered.

 

glass ornaments

Hand Blown Glass Ornaments with Leanne PurkisUsing a small torch, each student will have the chance to experiment with shapes and colors to create ten unique ornaments. No prior glass working experience is necessary.