Teen + Adult Classes

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Cost: $70 Members | $85 Non-Members (18 Classes) 

Give Tai-Chi a try for your health and wellbeing! The ancient Chinese art of Tai Chi uses gentle flowing movements to reduce the stress of today’s busy lifestyles and improve health and vitality. Rick Berry is a certified Tai Chi instructor who teaches with great clarity and patience. Improve your balance, strength, and agility in the ambience of beautiful original art. 

  • FREE Introduction to Tai-Chi | Begins Wednesday, October 4 at 7 PM
    Includes a live demonstration, Q&A as well as an initial participation.
  • Introductory Training: Begins Wednesday, October 11 at 6 - 7 PM
    Skill Level: Ideal for beginners
  • Continued Training: Begins Wednesday, October 11 | 7 PM - 7:45 PM
    Skill Level: Open to students who have studied with Rick in previous classes or had Tai Chi experience elsewhere.

A minimum of 10 students is required for the class to run.
*Cost is the same for either the introductory or continuing class.

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Per Session Cost: $100 HMA Members | $120 Members
1st Session | 1 - 4 PM | Four Wednesdays: October 4, 11, 25, and November 1
2nd Session | 1 - 4 PM | Four Wednesdays: November 8, 15, 29, and December 6

Working with a clothed model, artists will paint or draw on their own in any media. The model will hold the same pose. Kate Worm will facilitate the workshop and be available to help throughout the day, especially during breaks. At the end of the afternoon artists will participate in a friendly critique led by Kate. This new format is being offered by request and will accommodate those who want to work independently, but find a critique valuable.


OPEN STUDIO with the figure

October 9, 16, 23, 30
6:00-9:00 PM
$50 HMA Members
$60 Non-Members

The Open Studio is an opportunity for artists to work with an unclothed model. This is a recurring class offered in 4-week blocks. Participants can draw, paint, collage, or use the printing press. The model holds the same position for three hours with several breaks. There is no instruction. All ability levels are welcome. High school students may participate with written parental permission. We are unable to pro-rate our Open Studio.

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Saturday, November 4 | 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM | Cost: $40
Live in the moment as you glide various household gadgets through colorful paste on paper. Your finished designs can be used for a variety of creative projects, such as making book covers, collages, and handmade cards. You may also incorporate them into designing scrapbook pages, or you could simply frame your favorite paste paper. Instructor: Sigrid Hice

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Saturday, November 4 | 1:30 - 3:30 PM | Cost: $40
In this fun-filled class you will learn how to create shaped, non-traditional books, such as the secret room book and an origami accordion book. Then you will fill the pages of the book with pop-ups, photographs, writing, and illustrations, or you can simply enjoy the folds and colors as sculptures. The finished treasures can be used for recording journal entries, poetry, travel journals, reception registers and more, or you can surprise someone with a handmade artist book gift. We’ll use a variety of colored and decorated papers as well as some Asian papers. Instructor: Sigrid Hice



Thanks to the LB Lane Family Foundation and Kulynych Family Foundation, HMA has scholarships available for adults and children who normally can't afford to take classes. One student recipient stated, "The reason I want to attend the Facial Facades camp is because it would help me to achieve my future dream of becoming a beautician. I will get the start I need to begin my path into the world of beauty. One day, I may be able to help people who cannot afford expensive makeovers. I also hope this would be the beginning of some new friendships." 

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