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Winter/Spring Principal Classes 2021 & ARS Art in a Box

Winter Spring 2021 classesClick for more info and to register for classes

Youth Classes 2020

AFTER-SCHOOL MIXED MEDIA w/ Various Teaching Artists
Wednesdays, Feb. 5 - Mar. 11 4 - 5:30 pm (11-15 yrs)
$130/6 wks

Here is an opportunity to explore and be inspired by a variety of media. Clay, painting, and print-making will be the focus. Each week will be a different discussion, medium, and style. Students will be empowered by their options and encouraged to develop their own style as they create.

ARS Youth Classes

FAMILY WINTER WORKSHOP
Saturday, Mar. 21, 12 - 3 pm
$15/family

Short film, 30 minutes of art in the studio and snacks. Come out to the gallery for some fun family art education!

“I AM THE GREATEST” AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMMING

Learn more about I Am The Greatest project

Register for Classes

REGISTER by email: arsarts.culture@gmail.org

Payment due first day of class:

CHECK Make check payable to, and mail to, ARS Arts & Cultre Center, P.O. Box 9151, Benton Harbor, MI 49023.

CREDIT CARD By phone 269.277.5090 / 269.208.4409, or in person at the gallery.

Adult Classes 2020

WELL RED – It’s a Book Thing
Wednesdays, Jan. 29, Feb. 26, Mar. 25, April 29, 6 - 7:30 p.m.
$60/4 wks

Includes wine - books sold separately

Come sip on great reds as you are introduced to books about food, wine, and art. This class will be lead by various book experts.

Well Red - it's a book thing

PHILOSOPHY II w/ Josh Mason
Tuesdays, Feb. 04 - Mar. 10, 5-6:30pm
$75 + materials/6 wks

A continuation of the introduction to philosophy through topics in classical and contemporary philosophical writings. Phase II of this course continues to explore the main principles of critical thinking as well as how to improve your writing skills. This course will include reading, class discussion, some homework, and a short argumentative assignment due the last class.

A TASTE OF PAINTING w/ Various Painters/ Teachers
Tuesdays, Feb. 4 - Mar. 10, 5 - 6:30 pm
$140/6 wks ($125/person for couples) or just pay as you go!

Here is an opportunity to dabble in a variety of media. You will choose a subject matter and work in watercolor, pastel, and acrylic. Learn multiple techniques and walk away with a plethora of knowledge. Different teachers means you will experience two different perspectives!

ITALIAN CULTURE CLUB
A life enriching journey w/ Lucia Liano
Wednesdays, Feb. 5 - Mar. 25 5 - 6:30 pm
$165/8 wks, drop-in’s welcome $20

Come be a part of a unique Italian experience, learning about the culture, language, and foods of Italy and its beautiful regions! We will explore the traditions, recipes and beauty of Italy!

APPAREL PRODUCTION w/Lois Goldrick
Thursdays, Feb. 6 - Feb. 27, 3:30-5:30pm
(For aspiring teen fashion designers) $125/4 wks

Learn the basic principles and approaches to fit and construction of fashion. Students will research patterns and fabrics, discussgrading and sizing, and experiment with the various construction techniques.

FRENCH 101 w/Iris Alpert
Thursdays, Feb. 6 - Mar. 12 5:15 - 6:45 pm
$130/6 wks

Immerse yourself in the beauty of France by starting off with the basics. Iris will explore the language, foods, and culture of France!

ART OF ENTERTAINING
A food and wine experience w/ TBA
Saturday Mar. 14, 4 - 6 pm
$35/person

Winter brings a longing for satiating food, wine pairing, and the ability to entertain. In this class you will gain an understanding of French, Spanish, and Italian wines paired with appetizers. Think jammy French wine paired with sautéed filled dates. We will have wine and food experts leading the class. Please join us for a fun, educational event!

Register for Classes

REGISTER by email: arsarts.culture@gmail.org

Payment due first day of class:

CHECK Make check payable to, and mail to, ARS Arts & Cultre Center, P.O. Box 9151, Benton Harbor, MI 49023.

CREDIT CARD By phone 269.277.5090 / 269.208.4409, or in person at the gallery.

Private Lessons

painting by Maryy Broccolo-Derr

PAINTING & DRAWING for adults and children.

$25 an hour for private, $12.50 for semi-private. Call for details 269.277.5090.

ARS Policies:

1. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
2. PAYMENT DUE UPON FIRST DAY OF CLASS
3. CANCELLED CLASSES WILL BE MADE UP
4. MISSED CLASSES ON YOUR OWN REGARD WILL NOT BE REIMBURSED

147 Fifth St, Benton Harbor, MI 49022 • 269.277.5090 • arsarts.culture@gmail.com
Winter Gallery Hrs: Thu-Sat 11a.m. - 4 p.m. Also open during evening classes.

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