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Adult Classes & Workshops

Adult Classes and Workshops

We offer adult art classes throughout the year, usually in single-session format.  Most classes are multi-level, suitable for beginners through intermediate / advanced.  We partner with a number of local art teachers who each provide a unique perspective on the process of creating art.

Click on “View – Month” on the left side of the orange bar to see a complete monthly calendar of all Adults’ Classes.

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January 2019

All About Acrylics

January 17 @ 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$45

Join Rachel Liles, owner of “How Great Thou Art” painting studio, for this fun-filled all-levels class. Rachel will teach beginning to experienced students the basics of acrylic painting. Don’t be intimidated- Rachel will do step-by-step instructions. This class is BYOW, bring your own wine! All supplies are included.

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Painting with Prismacolor: Blue Butterfly

January 19 @ 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$35

Who can resist the symbolism of a butterfly? During the cold month of January, when you just can't wait for butterflies to reappear, you can beat Mother Nature and start drawing your own. These make a lovely card or is suitable for framing. Spend a Saturday with veteran Prismacolor artist Pat Wearth as she leads you through the “pencil painting” process. This is a wonderful class for the artist and non-artist alike, so don't let the “I-can't-draw-a-straight-line" syndrome keep you…

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February 2019

Kaye Franklin Workshop

February 1 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$66

Join noted Graham, TX artist Kaye Franklin for her instructional class for intermediate to advanced level oil/ acrylic or pastel art students. Each month Kaye will choose a different subject.

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March 2019

Kaye Franklin Workshop

March 1 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on September 7, 2018 at 10:00 AM

One event on October 5, 2018 at 10:00 AM

One event on November 2, 2018 at 10:00 AM

One event on December 7, 2018 at 10:00 AM

One event on January 4, 2019 at 10:00 AM

One event on February 1, 2019 at 10:00 AM

One event on March 1, 2019 at 10:00 AM

One event on April 5, 2019 at 10:00 AM

The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$66

Join noted Graham, TX artist Kaye Franklin for her instructional class for intermediate to advanced level oil/ acrylic or pastel art students. Each month Kaye will choose a different subject.

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Cold Wax Medium & Oil: Landscape Abstractions Workshop

March 9 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$225.00

Explore the endless possibilities of landscape painting with cold wax and oil!  Texas artist Jane Cornish Smith will take participants through a thought-provoking journey using cold wax, oil, pastel, charcoal, mineral spirits, mark-making tools, brushes, scrapers and imagination.

Class fee includes all materials. 

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How To Think Like Leonardo da Vinci

March 14 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
The Forum, 2120 Speedway Ave
Wichita Falls, TX 76308 United States
$25

Seven weeks to a more creative you! This creativity workshop is not only for the artist but for anyone who would like to become more creative in their personal and professional life.  This is an experiential class where we will utilize many techniques in creative writing, art, wine tastings, mapmaking and much more to help unlock your inner creativity, overcome mental blocks, and inspire confidence to unlock your genius and live to your full potential.

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Story By Story: Recording Your Personal Histories

March 18 @ 8:00 AM - April 30 @ 5:00 PM
FREE

Story By Story provides an opportunity for local people in Wichita Falls and Quanah (and the surrounding areas) to record their personal histories via StoryCorps.  StoryCorps is the widely-popular NPR program where everyday people interview each other about their lives and experiences.  These recordings are then saved to the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C and sometimes posted online and featured on the StoryCorps radio program itself.  The Arts Council has set up two recording…

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Shakeshop: Actors’ Workshop at The Kemp

March 24 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
FREE

Free Actors' Workshop at The Kemp: Here’s your chance to practice monologues with other folks studying classical theater, and get honest feedback!

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April 2019

How To Think Like Leonardo da Vinci

April 4 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30 PM on Thursday, repeating until April 11, 2019

The Forum, 2120 Speedway Ave
Wichita Falls, TX 76308 United States
$25

Seven weeks to a more creative you! This creativity workshop is not only for the artist but for anyone who would like to become more creative in their personal and professional life.  This is an experiential class where we will utilize many techniques in creative writing, art, wine tastings, mapmaking and much more to help unlock your inner creativity, overcome mental blocks, and inspire confidence to unlock your genius and live to your full potential.

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Exploring the World of Art Bus Tour: Dallas Museum of Art

April 10 @ 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
$45.00

Want to go to Dallas for the museums but don't want to drive?  This is the bus tour for you!  Our day-trip bus tours include a continental breakfast, entrance fees to the museum, guided tour of the special exhibits, and wine and snacks for the ride home.

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How To Think Like Leonardo da Vinci

April 11 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
The Forum, 2120 Speedway Ave
Wichita Falls, TX 76308 United States
$25

Seven weeks to a more creative you! This creativity workshop is not only for the artist but for anyone who would like to become more creative in their personal and professional life.  This is an experiential class where we will utilize many techniques in creative writing, art, wine tastings, mapmaking and much more to help unlock your inner creativity, overcome mental blocks, and inspire confidence to unlock your genius and live to your full potential.

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Let’s Get Knotty: Beginning Knitting with Emerald Stitches

April 15 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 PM on Monday, repeating until April 15, 2019

The Forum, 2120 Speedway Ave
Wichita Falls, TX 76308 United States
$40

In our 4-week workshop at The Forum you’ll learn the basics of knitting —cast on, knit, purl, and bind off. You'll also learn how to read a pattern, how to select the correct yarn for a project and how to read yarn labels. These basic skills will give you the tools to knit a variety of projects.

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All About Acrylics: Spring Iris

April 18 @ 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
The Forum, 2120 Speedway Ave
Wichita Falls, TX 76308 United States
$45.00

Join Rachel Liles, owner of “How Great Thou Art” painting studio, for this fun-filled all-levels class. Rachel will teach beginning to experienced students the basics of acrylic painting. Don’t be intimidated- Rachel will do step-by-step instructions. This class is BYOW, bring your own wine! All supplies are included.

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Memories in the Making

April 30 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, repeating until April 30, 2019

The Forum, 2120 Speedway Ave
Wichita Falls, TX 76308 United States
FREE

Memories in the Making: Where Art Meets Alzheimer’s

Learn how to bring the joy of creative self-expression to someone with memory loss.

Memories in the Making, the Alzheimer’s Association art program for people with dementia, is a weekly one-hour art session where caregiver and loved one can take a moment to enjoy the creative release of watercolor painting.

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May 2019

Kaye Franklin Workshop

May 10 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 10, 2019 at 10:00 AM

The Kemp, 1300 Lamar
Wichita Falls, TX 76301 United States
$66

Join noted Graham, TX artist Kaye Franklin for her instructional class for intermediate to advanced level oil/ acrylic or pastel art students. Each month Kaye will choose a different subject.

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