Adult Workshops
​​​​Creative play is good for your body, mind and soul!

Our adult workshops are designed to awaken your natural creative talents; enhance your creative confidence; 
teach you new skills; and provide you with a safe creative environment where you can gently reconnect you with your creative spirit. Participants will be inspired to THINK like an artist and learn new skills and techniques to PLAY like an artist. 
Class tuition includes all hand outs, materials + supplies. ​​

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The Artful Eye
Photography & Mixed Media Art Class


This class has been created as a  partnership between Inky Hands Studio and Aperture of Hope.
Together we  want to reach out to adults that may be experiencing challenging life situations.
 We want to offer a positive, creative outlet that can help nurture their creative spirit, boost their creative confidence,
provide a healing connection with the outdoors, and ignite change with a renewed sense of hope!

In this class participants will explore the art of photography and visual storytelling by combining still imagery & mixed media.
Students will learn camera mechanics, basic to advance levels of photography, and explore the creative possibilities
of mixed media visual journaling different techniques of image transfers, collage, printmaking, mark making and paint.  

Class Structure: 
3 weeks –  Photography with Cath Adams + Aperture of Hope
Students will utilize the art of photography as a tool to explore and tell their story can be a positive outlet for challenging situations
and struggles one may encounter. Photography as a form of visual storytelling can incite emotions and send a message.
This is a great way for participants to explore their lives and work in a powerful and positive way.

3 weeks – Mixed Media Visual Journaling with Lynne Cassidy + Inky Hands Studio
            Student will create works of art that are inspired by their photography from weeks 1-3. 
Students will focus on their creative process and advance their storytelling skills as they create expressive mixed media artwork.
Students will experiment with different methods of layering, infuse words/writing prompts into the work and
learn different techniques of image transfers, collage, printmaking, mark making and paint.

 8-10 particpants
 
2 hrs. - 3:30-5:30pm
 
Cost: $240 

Location + Date: TBA​


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Class schedule is subject to change. Class location: New Castle Community Center 
  1. May
    Igniting Your Creative Fire
    Time: Days: Dates: Class size: Min: 5 Max: 12 Instructor: Lynne Cassid
    Ignite your creative fire by taking steps towards building your creative confidence. We will be addressing different types of creative blocks and acquiring new creative techniques that will allow for more creativity to flow in your artwork (and life). All creative skill levels welcomed!
  2. TBA
    Intuitive Painting
    Time: Days: Class size: Min: 5 Max: 10 Instructor: Lynne Cassidy
    Intuitive painting is all about letting go of perfection, learning to trust and listen to your intuition, and allowing your creations to unfold naturally. All skill levels welcomed!
  3. TBA
    Vision Boarding
    Time: Days: Class size: Min: 6 Max: 12 Instructor: Lynne Cassidy
    Creating vision boards that will help you visually focus on your personal intentions, goals and dreams. Use writing, collage imagery, and mixed media techniques to create a vision board that will let your dream life come alive and thrive!