Village Gallery is a non-profit educational art gallery in operation since 1963. 12505 NW Cornell Road, Portland, OR 97229, next to the Cedar Mill Library Hours: Monday – Saturday 10 am – 4 pm; Sunday 12 pm – 4 pm www.villagegalleryarts.org 503-644-8001
DECEMBER SHOW AND SALE Holiday Party: Sunday, December 10, from 2:00 – 4:00 PM Free event. Visit our gallery this December to find affordable holiday gifts, decorations, and cards all created by local artisans. A diverse collection of ornaments made by our artists will add to any decor and make great gifts.
NEW CLASSES THIS WINTER: Please see our website for information on our complete Winter Class lineup at www.villagegalleryarts.org To register, visit or call the gallery at 503-644-8001
KRISTI ROBERTS – CHILDREN’S ART CLASSES Mondays 5:00 – 6:00 pm for ages 11 to 16 December 4 and 11 Mondays: 3:45-4:45 pm for ages 7 – 11 Mondays: 5:00-6:00 pm for ages 11 – 16 January 8, 22, 29; February 5, 12, 26 Children have an opportunity to try out different mediums including drawing, watercolor, acrylic, pastels, clay and mixed media. Fine art concepts and techniques are taught with each lesson. Varied subjects include landscapes, people, faces, animals, cartooning and perspective.
SUE SELBIE – CHILDREN’S WORKSHOP LET’S MAKE A FELT JOURNAL Wednesday – December 13 Time: 2:00 to 4:00 pm Ages 8 to 12 Make a Felt Journal – the perfect gift for someone on your list. You will learn how to fold and stitch in your pages with decorated paper for your end pages, a ribbon book mark, and a wool felt cover. Everything you need to complete the journal will be provided in class.
ADULT CLASSES: MARY BURGESS – PAINT YOUR PET IN WATERCOLOR Dates: Wednesdays January 10, 17, 24, 31 and February 14, 21 Morning Class 9:30 am to 12:30 pm or Evening Class 6:00 to 9:00 pm Learn to paint animal portraits in watercolor using traditional techniques. We will concentrate on photographing animals, painting eyes, fur, feathers and more. The class includes structured lessons and instructor coaching on your paintings.
KUMI PICKFORD – INTRODUCTION TO PORTRAIT STUDY IN PASTEL Dates: Thursdays February 1, 8, & 15 Times: 10:30am to 12:30pm The teacher will demonstrate each step for the student to follow. All supplies will be provided. Learn to study the face and apply the appropriate shade of color. Learn how to choose the color for high light and shadow. Students will complete the child’s face, hair and clothes to the shoulder line, applying the techniques learned.
GRETHA LINDWOOD – PASTEL FUNDAMENTALS (BEGINNING TO INTERMEDIATE LEVEL) Dates: Mondays February 5, 12, 19, 26 Times: 9:00am to 12:30pm Structured lessons focus on choosing pastel papers and textures, underpainting methods, the color wheel, working with warm and cool colors, and using various pastel strokes. The class includes demonstrations and individual instruction.
ELIZABETH HIGGINS – GELLI-PLATE PRINTING & COLLAGE Two-day Workshop: Saturday & Sunday – February 24 & 25 Times: 9:00am to 12:00pm On the first day, we will make colorful textured papers using a Gel printing plate, texture tools, and acrylic paints. The second day will be spent composing finished collages with these papers, suitable for greeting cards or framed works of art.