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Bay School Community Arts Center

279 Main Street, Mathews, Virginia 23109

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Find the artist in you!

We offer over 100 art and craft classes a year in a multitude of media.  Join us for pottery, painting, drawing, weaving, glass, and more, more, more!  The Art Speaks Gallery at the Bay School features the varied work of around 60 local and regional artists.  We hold an annual adult student show; a Kids' Art Show; a statewide juried art show, Art Speaks on the Bay;and several other exhibitions.  We'd love to help Find the Artist in You!

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Classes/Workshops

  •  - 1 January 2018 until 31 December 2018
    Class
    Nina Buzby, Instructor Classes for all ages and skill levels. Classes are for individuals.
  •  - 20 January 2018 until 21 January 2018
    Class
    A two day workshop with Katherine Maloney focuses on combining sculptural animals with forms such as vases, bowls, and jars.
  •  - 20 January 2018 until 20 January 2018
    Class
    Warli Painting is a style of tribal art mostly created by the Adivasis from the North Sahyadri Range in India.
  •  - 23 January 2018 until 23 January 2018
    Class
    We supply the canvas, paint, and brushes for you to make art as entertainment! From landscapes, abstracts and cityscapes to creative renderings of animals, iconic buildings and florals.
  •  - 27 January 2018 until 17 February 2018
    Class
    Have you always wanted to try your hand at the pottery wheel? Or have you taken a few classes and want to improve your skills? Join us in a relaxed, fun atmosphere and learn to throw, trim and glaze your own functional pots.
  •  - 27 January 2018 until 27 January 2018
    Class
    Children will create a snowman mug to enjoy a warm cup of cocoa while they make three other crafts. They will also get to "build" a snowman themed snack.
  •  - 30 January 2018 until 31 January 2018
    Class
    Color theory embraces a multitude of definitions, concepts, and design applications and helps create an understanding of color mixing, along with the visual and psychological effects of specific color combinations.
  •  - 31 January 2018 until 31 January 2018
    Class
    Haven't you always thought you would like to try working in clay? Now is your chance!
  •  - 1 February 2018 until 1 February 2018
    Class
    Students will experiment with various techniques and tools using India ink, and inks made from tea, coffee, and natural pigmented liquids that flow and mix. Create amazing images by applying inks in various ways
  •  - 2 February 2018 until 2 February 2018
    Class
    Learn how to make your own fashionable winter hat of wool by the wet felting method. We will be using wool or alpaca to make the hats and then using other items to embellish. You may get wet during the felting process
  •  - 3 February 2018 until 3 February 2018
    Class
    In this class children will make a driftwood wind chime. We will use shells, beads and bells.
  •  - 3 February 2018 until 3 February 2018
    Class
    Come learn the basics of paper quilling. We will craft a heart and apply it to a wood plaque. Give as a gift or keep for yourself.
  •  - 7 February 2018 until 9 February 2018
    Class
    All students will be welcome to explore different techniques in the use of paint on canvas, canvas board and watercolor board.
  •  - 10 February 2018 until 10 February 2018
    Class
    In this class we will introduce students to basic cake decorating skills using buttercream icing and homemade fondant for accent on our MINI heart cakes!
  •  - 10 February 2018 until 10 February 2018
    Class
    This class will introduce students to basic chocolate making techniques. Students will dip pretzels and marshmallows and make chocolate clusters and other Valentine's Day treats!
  •  - 10 February 2018 until 10 February 2018
    Class
    This class will introduce students to basic chocolate making techniques. We will make small edible chocolate bowls along with adding strawberries, raspberries and blueberries to our creations!
  •  - 13 February 2018 until 27 March 2018
    Class
    Taught with patience, humor, and the practical goal that you will be able to enjoy drawing for the rest of your life, this 6-week workshop is designed for absolute beginners.
279 Main Street, Mathews, Virginia 23109

Contact person

Grace Small
gracesmall@bayschool-arts.com
804-725-1278

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Opening hours

Opening hours

Monday
09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Contact us!

We welcome your feedback and comments so don't keep it a secret - contact us!

art@LiveAnArtfulLife.com

Live An Artful Life Inc
8908 Woodward Rd
Marshall, VA  20115

 

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