Art on Paper

You must be 18 or older or a current NC State student to take classes at the Crafts Center.

Crafts Center classes are extracurricular, non-credit classes.

Beginner’s Watercolor

Instructor: Laura Azzi

Watercolor I

For beginners only. Students will be taught the basics, from brush strokes to color mixing to applying watermedia . Color theory and composition will be covered. Come and express your creative self through watercolor for relaxation and enjoyment. Students are responsible for providing some of their own supplies and will receive a supply list upon registration. (Expect to pay $20 – $35 for supplies at a local art supply store.)

Saturday, June 10, 10:00 am – 4:00 p.m. and Sunday, June 11, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Class Fee

I = $ 35
II = $ 55
III = $ 60

Painting Roses in Watercolor (Workshop)

Instructor: Laura Azzi

Painting Roses in Watercolor

No experience necessary. There is something mystical about a rose unfolding its graceful petals among the contrast of thorns and spiked leaves. I love sitting in a garden or at a nursery, the air thick with distinctive scent, painting with all my senses. Come learn to paint these wonderful flowers with a simple palette of color and creative textures that will define the structure of the rose. Students are responsible for providing some of their own supplies and will receive a supply list upon registration. (Expect to pay $20 – $35 for supplies at a local art supply store.)

Saturday, July 8, 10:00 am – 4:00 p.m.

Class fee 

I = $ 27
II = $ 40
III = $ 43

Portrait Drawing

Instructor: Jillian Ohl

Portrait DrawingLearn how to draw expressive portraits! In this course we will examine the basics of portrait drawing using materials such as graphite, charcoal, and chalk pastel. Learn how to create portraits of yourself, family, and friends from photos and from life. We will begin learning the fundamental skills which will be applied to creating expressive and fun portrait drawings. This is a beginning level class but some basic drawing skills are helpful. Class fee includes materials and supplies needed in class. Visit Jillian’s artwork at jillianohl.com.

Thursday evenings for 5 weeks, 6:30 – 9:30 pm, May 18 – June 15

Class fee 

I = $ 67
II = $ 100
III = $ 108

Register for classes

See Crafts Center registration guidelines and instructions.

Cancellations

To receive a refund, you must notify the Crafts Center staff of a cancellation at least seven days before the class or workshop begins; $10 is non-refundable. If the class or workshop is cancelled by the Crafts Center, you will receive a full refund.

If you find you need to cancel out of a class you have registered for, please use our online Cancellation Form »

Absences

To get the most out of your class, we recommend you attend each session. We do not offer make-up sessions for missed classes.

Wait Lists

Names are accepted on waiting lists after a class is full until the day the class begins.  Wait lists are only valid for the current semester’s class – wait lists are not carried over to the next semester.