Workshops are more intensive than classes and are a great chance to explore a new medium, technique, or topic. Generally each workshop focuses on a specific project. All supplies are included and participants will leave the workshop with a completed piece and a new skill.
Intro to the Wheel Workshop with Harrison Bowen
Saturday, June 22nd, 5-8 PM - SOLD OUT!
Saturday, August 10th, 5-8 PM - SOLD OUT!
In this 3-hour session, students will learn the basics of the wheel in our ceramics studio with ceramicist Harrison Bowen. Pieces such as cups, bowls or plates made by the students will be trimmed and glazed by Community Arts Phoenixville and picked up at a later date.
$50/person, all materials included
Alcohol Inks Workshop with Tina Crespo
Thursday, August 1st, 6:30-8:30pm
Thursday, August 29th, 6:30-8:30pm
Learn the captivating art of alcohol ink! This class is suitable for adults of all artistic abilities - total novice to professional. Alcohol ink is about losing yourself in the movement of color and shape. We'll explore your own personal color story while using variety of tools to create abstract beauties for your home.
$35/person, all materials included
Painting Party with Trisha Mae
Saturday, June 15, 7-9pm
Saturday, July 20, 10am-12pm *Special Morning Edition
Saturday, August 17, 7-9pm
Join local artist Trisha Mae in an evening of painting and fun! Trisha will walk you through the steps of making a painting, while nurturing your creativity throughout the process. A great way to try painting for the first time, or to enjoy a night out with friends! All materials are included. BYOB encouraged.
*On July 20th join us for a special morning painting party. We’ll provide the the orange juice, you bring the Champagne for Mimosas!
$30/person, all materials included
Watercolor Exploration Workshop with Sarah Detweiler
Thursday, June 13th , 6:30-8:30pm
Thursday, July 11th, 6:30-8:30pm
*This workshop is best suited for adults,16 years and older.
Have you always been curious about watercolors? Are you looking to learn new techniques? Then this workshop is perfect for you! Join local artist, Sarah Detweiler, in exploring this medium. The first hour will be spent experimenting and you’ll create a catalog of techniques. In the second half, learn how to apply those techniques to your art work and preferred subjects.
$30/person, all materials included. All attendees must pre-register.
Shoemaking Intensive Workshop with Nathaniel Williams
Monday July 22nd-Friday July 26th, 9am-5pm
Join us for this full day, week-long shoemaking intensive! Each student will make a pair of leather shoes for themselves, starting with measuring their own feet and concluding with lacing up their shoes. The construction will be "stitch down". All steps, except grinding, are done by hand. This workshop is led by Nathaniel Williams, an artist and educator, and co-founder of Free Columbia in Columbia County, New York.
No experience necessary. Suitable for adults and teens 15 years and older.
$500/person, all materials included.
Social Media Marketing for Local Businesses and Creatives
Saturday, August 17th, 1-3 pm
Looking to expand your business and/or creative efforts through the power of Social Media? Then this is the workshop for you. Learn how to reach your target audience in an impactful way through various social media platforms. We'll review some quick tips to get you started as well as some helpful do's and don'ts. Discover the best tools to help you manage your social media marketing and learn how to analyze the results of your efforts. We'll wrap things up with a Q&A session to address your specific social media marketing needs.
Bowl Making Workshop with Harrison Bowen
Saturday, July 27th, 5-7pm
Saturday, Augst 31st, 5-7pm
In this workshop you will create a bowl using your hands and different sculpting tools! CAP will fire and glaze the piece for you. No prior experience necessary, just bring your creativity. This event is BYOB!
$35/person or $60/pair, all materials included