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Pre-registration is required for all workshops.

Refunds are not offered for workshops unless the class is cancelled by Jasper Community Arts. 

For those who are interested in our open drawing studio information, please click here.

All workshops are held at the Thyen-Clark Cultural Center located in Jasper, Indiana.

Tuesdays, March  5 & 12

6:00 - 8:00 PM

Thyen-Clark Cultural Center - Flex Workshop B.

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Llama or Bunny Sewing Workshop 

(Ages 16+)

In this two-part workshop, instructor Jessica Condra leads participants step-by-step through the construction of a llama or bunny from personal fabrics. During session one, patrons cut and organize pattern pieces. Sewing, embellishing, and finishing takes place during session two. Sewers bring their own sewing machines and material of choice, which may include clothing or other fabrics of meaning. Patrons are invited to bring their own embellishments, such as ribbons, badges, or patches. All other materials provided. A basic supplies list, including recommended amounts of fabric, will be emailed prior to workshop. Participants will leave with a completed project ready for gifting or display. Example pieces made with love from fabrics of personal significance by Jessica.

Instructor: Jessica Condra

Cost: $60

Wednesdays, March 6 - April 10 (6 classes)

2:00 - 4:00 PM

Online - Via Zoom

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Online Sketch of the Week with Laura Pommier

(Adults)

Join us as we create a new pencil sketch each week! Each week students will work from a digitally provided photo. We will analyze the composition, address the components, and render the image intuitively with a variety of mark making.

Instructor: Laura Pommier

Cost: $30

Friday, March 8

11:00 AM - Noon

Thyen-Clark Cultural Center - Flex Workshop B.

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St. Patrick's Watercolor Make-and-Take Cards

(Ages 12+)

Easy and relaxing watercolor cards made with St. Patrick's Day colors and themes! Patrons will create simple shapes while mixing their own greens for St. Patrick's Day. All materials provided. No experience necessary.

Instructor: JCA Staff

Cost: FREE

Friday, March 8

6:00 - 8:00 PM

Thyen-Clark Cultural Center - Painting Studio

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Limited 

Space 

Available

Van Gogh My Way: Starry Night on the Rhone

(Ages 16+)

Paint a scene beloved by Van Gogh! Instructor Carissa Rasche will guide participants, step-by-step, through the rendering of a gorgeous depiction of Van Gogh's iconic evening scene on the Rhone. Participants will learn acrylic stroke textures, as well as how to create reflections and use yellow on a dark canvas. Beginner friendly! All materials provided. Participants will leave with a finished painting ready for framing and/or gifting.

Instructor: Carissa Rasche

Cost: $30

Wednesday, March 13

6:00 - 8:00 PM

Thyen-Clark Cultural Center - Flex Workshop B.

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Easy Acrylic Painting: St. Patrick's Gnomes

 (Ages 16+)

Two lucky little gnomes for St. Patrick's Day! Participants learn to render gnomes, rainbow, and shamrocks. Everyone leaves with a finished 8x10" gnome painting ready for sharing. All materials provided. No experience necessary.

Instructor: Tiffany Burton

Cost: $12

Saturdays, March 16 & 23

March 16, 11:00  AM - 4:00 PM

March 23, 11:00  AM - 1:00 PM

Thyen-Clark Cultural Center - Flex Workshop B

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Into to Precious Metal Clay: Bronze Pendant

In this two-part workshop, artist Amy Walters teaches participants to render a decorated bronze pendant using precious metal clay. In the first session, participants will learn to design and shape their pendant. In the second session, participants will refine and polish their bronze jewelry. Participants will leave with a personalized bronze pendant ready for wearing or gifting. All materials provided. No experience necessary.

Instructor: Amy Walters

Cost: $65

Class is Full

Tuesday, March 19

6:00 - 8:00 PM

Thyen-Clark Cultural Center - Flex Workshop B.

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Easter Watercolor Cardmaking 

(Ages 12+)

Come and paint lovely greeting cards and place setting cards for Easter! Participants will use watercolor to create colorful floral and Easter egg patterns. All materials provided. No experience necessary.

Instructor: Tina Drew

Cost: FREE

Friday, March 22

10:00 - 11:00 AM

Thyen-Clark Cultural Center - Flex Workshop B

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My Little Bunny Easter Make-and-Take

(Ages 3 to 8)

Children practice fine motor skills by dot-painting a cute Easter bunny! All materials provided. No experience necessary.

Instructor: JCA Staff

Cost: FREE

Tuesday, April 2 

2:00 - 4:00 PM

Thyen-Clark Cultural Center - Flex Workshop B

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Retired and Ready to Paint! Watercolor Sailboats

(Ages 55+)

 In this workshop, Tina guides artists through the creation of breezy seascape with sailboat. Participants learn to render cloudy skies and to place boats on water. Participants will leave with a finished painting ready for framing or gifting. All materials provided, including Daniel Smith artist grade paints. No experience necessary. 

Instructor: Tina Drew

Cost: $30

Tuesday, April 9

5:30 - 7:00 PM

Thyen-Clark Cultural Center - Flex Workshop B.

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My First Gustav Klimt for Kids

 (Ages 8-12)

Children learn about Austrian painter, Gustav Klimt, and his masterwork, "The Tree of Life, Stoclet Frieze." Children create their own Tree of Life painting using watercolor and metallics. All materials provided. No experience necessary.

Instructor: Tina Drew

Cost: $12

Wednesday, April 10

6:00 - 8:00 PM

Thyen-Clark Cultural Center - Flex Workshop B

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Watercolor Skill-Building: Brushstrokes with Swans

(Adults)

Watercolorist Tina Drew teaches brushstroke techniques for beautiful mark-marking. Participants will skill-build, by painting swan motifs and exploring watercolor effects. Participants leave with multiple reference paintings. All materials provided, including artist grade Daniel Smith watercolors. No experience necessary.

Instructor: Tina Drew

Cost: $30

Tuesday, April 23

5:30 - 7:00 PM

Thyen-Clark Cultural Center - Flex Workshop B.

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My First Claude Monet for Kids

 (Ages 8-12)

Children learn about French painter, Claude Monet, and his masterwork, "Water Lilies." Children create their own 18x24" Water Lilies painting using acrylics. All materials provided. No experience necessary.

Instructor: Tina Drew

Cost: $12

Tuesday, May 7

2:00 - 4:00 PM

Thyen-Clark Cultural Center - Flex Workshop B

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Retired and Ready to Paint! Watercolor Waterfalls

(Ages 55+)

In this workshop, Tina teaches how to render waterfalls in watercolor landscapes. Several reference paintings provided showing waterfalls in various settings. Participants will leave with a finished painting of a waterfall landscape of their choice. All materials provided, including Daniel Smith artist grade paints. No experience necessary. 

Instructor: Tina Drew

Cost: $30

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