Berkeley Art Works

Workshops At The Works


Workshops for January and February

Color Pencil Painting Watercolor Pencil Painting Pastel Painting
Spiritual Creativity Workshop Art from the Heart Reverse Painting on Glass
Adult Tempera Painting Youth Tempera Ages 7-12 Mom's Night Out Scrapbooking

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TO REGISTER ONLINE, click on the "Click here to register" link for the class you want. After you have submitted the registration form, you will be taken to the payment page where there will be a "Pay Now" button for our secure payment system through Paypal. You can use any credit card. You do not have to have a Paypal account.

Registrations accepted in order they are received. Registering and paying online is the fastest way to ensure your spot in the class.

TO REGISTER BY MAIL: Download a Registration Form or call 304-620-7277 to receive a form by mail.  RETURN FORM AND PAYMENT TO Berkeley Arts Council, PO Box 984, Martinsburg, WV  25402.

Please read our Registration and Refund Policy below.

Workshops


Colored Pencil Painting Workshop

Saturday, January 10; 1-4pm
Instructor: Judith Becker (About Judith Becker)

Introduction to painting with colored pencils.  Learn the basics of materials, techniques and possibilities with this relatively new and popular art medium. Create several small studies as practice.

Supplies: There is a supply fee of $10 to be paid to the instructor at the beginning of the workshop.

Tuition $45. Pre-registration Required
Supply Fee: $10 to be paid to the instructor.

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Youth Tempera Painting Ages 7-12

Saturday, January 24; 10:00am - 12noon
Instructor Hilda Eiber (About Hilda Eiber)

Young Artists will learn the techniques of Tempera Painting, using natural minerals and egg yolks.  This ancient technique is used to create a beautiful painting that mimics oils, without the mess.   This two hour workshop is a great way to get creative, learn this technique from the past, and have a fun morning. Hilda Eiber will demonstrate the brush strokes, color mixing and basic drawing skills needed to create with this ancient art.   An great  an educational experience with a dedicated artist. 

Supplies: Will be provided. There is a supply fee of $5 to be paid to the instructor at the beginning of the workshop.

Tuition $20. Pre-registration Required
Supply Fee: $5 to be paid to the instructor.

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Spiritual Creativity Workshop

Saturday, January 17; 10am-2pm
Instructor: Jean Kellogg (About Jean Kellogg)

Artists create their work using a variety of media, drawing  and painting  to express themselves.   This class is inspired and influenced by the writings of Julia Cameron, especially her books, The Artist's Way, and The Complete Artist's Way: Creativity as a Spiritual Practice. This course is about painting from the soul.  It is non-denominational.

Supplies: There is a supply fee of $10 to be paid to the instructor at the beginning of the workshop.

Note: Participants are encourgaged to bring a "brownbag" lunch.

Tuition $60. Pre-registration Required
Supply Fee: $10 to be paid to the instructor.

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Mom's Night Out Scrapbooking

Friday, January 23; 7-10pm
Instructor Katie MacKinnon (About Katie MacKinnon)

Scrapbooking Event Make time to organize all those family photographs into a beautiful book of memories that you and your children, will treasure.  Katie MacKinnon will bring her enthusiasm and ideas to make your book of memories unique.  Great for friends who want to sign up together for a scrapbooking party!

Supplies: Participants will bring their photos and own supplies.

Tuition $15. Pre-registration Required

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Watercolor Pencil Painting Workshop

Saturday, January 24; 1-4pm
Instructor Judith Becker (About Judith Becker)

Workshop presents the exciting alternative to painting watercolors.  Using watercolor pencils, explore the many possible applications to painting with watercolor pencils.  Learn how to use the pencils and create several small studies as practice.

Supplies: There is a supply fee of $10 to be paid to the instructor at the beginning of the workshop.

Tuition $45. Pre-registration Required
Supply Fee: $10 to be paid to the instructor.

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Pastel Painting Workshop

Saturday, January 31; 1-4pm
Instructor Judith Becker (About Judith Becker)

Workshop introduces students to the process of painting with pastels.  This easy and fast technique presents many opportunities for student to explore textures, colors, and even moods applicable in painting landscapes, botanicals, portraits and many other types of subjects.

Watch this short video for an introduction to pastel painting:

 

Supplies: There is a supply fee of $10 to be paid to the instructor at the beginning of the workshop.

Tuition $45. Pre-registration Required
Supply Fee: $10 to be paid to the instructor.

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"Art from the Heart" Workshop for Valentine's Day

Sunday, February 8; ; 1:00 - 3:00pm
Instructor Jean Kellogg (About Jean Kellogg)

Create a beautiful piece of art that says “I love You”   Jean will lead students in the class on a variety of techniques to create a special masterpiece for presentation on Valentine’s Day!  It’s all about art and love.  Bring a friend, or a family photo to work on that special painting for your someone special.

Supplies: Will be provided. There is a supply fee of $10 to be paid to the instructor at the beginning of the workshop.

Tuition $30. Pre-registration Required
Supply Fee: $10 to be paid to the instructor.

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Adult Tempera Workshop

Saturday, February 14; 1:00 - 4:00pm
Instructor Hilda Eiber (About Hilda Eiber)

Adult artists will learn the techniques of Tempera Painting, using natural minerals and egg yolks.  This ancient technique is used to create a beautiful painting that mimics oils, without the turpentine.    This three hour workshop is a great way to get creative, learn this technique from the past, and have a fun afternoon.  Bring your friends or family members.  Hilda Eiber will demonstrate the brush strokes, color mixing and basic drawing skills needed to create with this ancient art.   An great an educational experience with a dedicated artist.

Supplies: Will be provided. There is a supply fee of $10 to be paid to the instructor at the beginning of the workshop.

Tuition $45. Pre-registration Required
Supply Fee: $10 to be paid to the instructor.

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Reverse Painting on Glass

Saturday, March 14; 1:00 - 4:00pm
Instructor Hilda Eiber (About Hilda Eiber)

Students will learn about the materials and techniques for completing a reverse painting on glass.  This is an artistic media that creates a beautiful painting with brilliant colors and a unique look.  This is a workshop to learn about the process.

Supplies: Will be provided. There is a supply fee of $10 to be paid to the instructor at the beginning of the workshop.

Tuition $45. Pre-registration Required
Supply Fee: $10 to be paid to the instructor.

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Policy

Registration

Class information and fees are provided on the BAC website. An online registration form must be completed either by the student or a BAC representative. Tuition may be paid online using a credit card that is processed through the secure PayPal system.

Registration may also be paid by cash or check but payment must be received within three days of the start of the class to assure the student a space. BAC reserves the right to take a student off the roster if not paid in advance.

Holiday schedule: Classes will be held on federal or state holidays (President's Day, election day, etc.) if that is a normally scheduled day. Class will not be held on Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, or during the last 2 weeks of December.

Refunds

Coordinator must authorize payment of a refund. PayPal refunds are available within a limited time. Payment by cash or check will be refunded by check mailed to the student or to the person who made the payment (a parent, etc.)

REFUND POLICY:

If a class is cancelled by BAC due to insufficient enrollment or another reason, the Coordinator or an assistant shall notify the students and arrange for a refund of fees paid.

Withdrawal from class

If a student pays for a class and then withdraws, refunds will be made as follows:

· Withdrawal after first class session: no refund unless there are special circumstances, i.e. a medical or family emergency. A fee of 20% of the original amount will be deducted and the remaining amount is pro-rated by number of classes already held.

· Withdrawal less than four days prior to first session: refund of fee paid less 20% service charge.

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About the Berkeley Art Works

The Berkeley Art Works, a service of the Berkeley Arts Council, is the realization of the long-held dream of the arts community in Martinsburg and Berkeley County West Virginia: to have a community-based arts facility that supports local and regional artists, brings quality arts experiences for the members of the public, and provides a wide range of arts learning experiences for local residents, artists, and artisans.

Artists at The Works

The Berkeley Art Works is the Martinsburg home for a select group of local and regional artists, whose work is on display and for sale in the gallery during our business hours. Meet the Artists at The Works here.

116 North Queen Street, Martinsburg, WV - 304-620-7277
web: berkeleyartworkswv.com - email berkeleyartswv@gmail.com
Opening Thursday, July 11, 2013, 12 Noon
Hours: Thursday, 11am-5pm, Friday, 11am-8pm, Saturday, 10am-5pm, Sunday, Noon-3pm