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New! Registration is easy, but if you have any technical problems PLEASE call us (775-826-6100, ext. 3# or e-mail info@vsanevada.org)  and let us know.    Simply click on the “Register” link beneath the course and pay by credit card (MC, VISA, Discover) on-line. For printed registration forms to mail (250 Court St., Reno, NV  89501)/fax (775-337-6107)/deliver in person, please see bottom of page.

 

Want to see a new art class series? Do you have ideas for single workshops? Have a suggestion for one of our existing workshops or camps? Email your feedback and suggestions to the program director: eva@vsanevada.org.

 

Registration is only confirmed once VSA Nevada receives registration form and payment. Workshop costs includes all supplies unless noted.  Classes are limited in size and are offered on a ‘first come first served” basis. Students needing to withdraw from a class after registering may receive a tuition refund less $5 administrative cost if VSA Nevada is notified five business days before the first session of class. No refunds thereafter. Scholarships and Gift Certificates available.

GIFT CERTIFICATES- Give the gift of creativity!

Gift certificates are available for all VSA Nevada workshops. Certificates can be purchased by credit card, check or cash in any amount. Call 826-6100 x3# or email info@vsanevada.org.

If you would like to provide a workshop for an adult or child who could not afford one… workshops/camps range in price from $40 – $250.

Summer 2014 Adult Workshops

AGE: 15 AND UP FOR ADULT WORKSHOPS

Workshops are in date order.

To access workshops held at the Lake Mansion, enter from the  parking lot on Arlington Avenue and follow the walkway to our  “Art Happens Here Studio,” on the ground floor.

Paint & Sips featuring Diego Rivera with Elizabeth Brooks

July 30 - July 30 | Wednesday | Time: 5:30 - 8:30 pm | Lake Mansion | Ages: 21 and over | Cost: $30.00

Join us for an evening of entertaining, stress free art instruction with a little bit of paint, a little bit of wine and a whole lot of fun!  The best part?  You will go home with an amazing painting and hopefully a new found interest.

Our teaching artist Elizabeth Brooks guides you in transforming Diego Rivera's "Flower Seller, Woman with Calla Lilies" into your own 16” X  20” acrylic masterpiece that is uniquely yours. Each piece will give students experiences learning different painting techniques. This class is great for all levels and especially for anyone who wants to unlock their inner artist in a fun social setting.   Bring your own wine/beverage and snacks! Must be 21 & over! Sign up for one/all!

Scholarship applications are not accepted for this event.

 


TGIAF (Thank Goodness It's Art Friday!) August 1st

August 1 - August 1 | Friday | Time: 6:30pm - 8:30 pm | Lake Mansion | Ages: 21 and over | Cost: $25.00

CHANGE OF DATE!  This workshop was previously scheduled for July 11th!!

A fun way to start your weekend for yourself, your partner or girls' night out. Join Paige Smith-Wyatt for an evening of painting with watercolors.  The topic for this workshop is Botanical paintings. Each participant will complete their very own painting. Join us for an for an evening of creativity and fun in a relaxed, stress-free environment. BYO wine/beer and appetizers.

Scholarship applications are not accepted for this event.

To allow for our teaching artists time to prepare, please register at least 48 hours before the class starts.

 


Paint & Sips: The Original and Still the Best of Van Gogh

August 6 - August 6 | Wednesday | Time: 5:30 - 8:30 pm | Lake Mansion | Ages: 21 and over | Cost: $30.00

Join us for an evening of entertaining, stress free art instruction with a little bit of paint, a little bit of wine and a whole lot of fun!  The best part?  You will go home with an amazing painting and hopefully a new found interest.

Our experienced teaching artist guides you in transforming a master painting into your own 16” X  20” acrylic masterpiece that is uniquely yours. Each piece will give students experiences learning different painting techniques. This class is great for all levels and especially for anyone who wants to unlock their inner artist in a fun social setting.   Bring your own wine/beverage and snacks! Must be 21 & over! Sign up for one/all!

Scholarship applications are not accepted for this event.

 


TGIAF (Thank Goodness It's Art Friday!) August 8

August 8 - August 8 | Friday | Time: 6:30pm - 8:30 pm | Lake Mansion | Ages: 21 and over | Cost: $25.00

A fun way to start your weekend for yourself, your partner or girls' night out. Join Carol Johnson for an evening of painting with watercolors and collage.  The topic for this workshop is Summer Picnic. Each participant will complete their very own painting. Join us for an for an evening of creativity and fun in a relaxed, stress-free environment. BYO wine/beer and appetizers.

Scholarship applications are not accepted for this event.

 


Paint Your Pet (August 21)

August 21 - August 21 | Thursday | Time: 5:30 - 8:30 pm | Lake Mansion | Ages: 15 and up | Cost: $30.00

A great way to start the weekend! For 3 hours, proven step by step technique using acrylic paint.  You will be amazed with the power of simple painting techniques -- easy secrets that will amaze you and your friends! It's all about fun! 100% novice oriented, no-mess, for the enthusiast, artist, couples, and singles! Class is intended for you to RELAX, HAVE FUN, and leave with an AWESOME piece of artwork!

Just bring a photo of your pet and no experience is necessary. Feel free to bring your favorite beverages and a snack!

 


If you would prefer not to register on-line, you may download a registration form here and submit by fax, attach to an email (info@vsanevada.org), mail or in person (250 Court Street in Reno, Monday – Friday from 9 AM – 5 PM, please call first).  Registration is only confirmed once VSA Nevada receives registration form and payment.  VSA Nevada accepts check, cash or credit cards (VISA, MC, Discover).