Borshell Children’s Studio
The Art Association's Borshell Studio is located on the 3rd floor. Our youth art programs encourage creativity and self-expression through supervised art exploration in a safe and supportive environment. In each program our professional and caring instructors give students individual instruction working on projects within the students capacity and at an age appropriate level. In order to assure a positive and successful experience we ask that caregivers please abide by age restrictions.
Our ceramics studio is located on the ground floor at the south end of the Art Association on South Glenwood. A 2,050 square foot studio equipped with all necessary tools and equipment for wheel thrown, hand built, slip cast, or sculptural ceramics. The studio has 3 roll-up bay doors to allow easy loading of large work and a fantastic way to open the studio during the summer.
Drawing, Painting & Printmaking Studio
Our 1,750 square foot drawing, painting, and printmaking studio is located on the third floor of the Center for the Arts. This spacious studio has high ceilings, two large-scale skylights and two sinks with traps. OPEN STUDIO OPPORTUNITIES ART ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED BARBARA TRENTHAM LIFE DRAWING No Instruction. $10 drop-in. EVERY WEDNESDAY 6pm-9pm Join fellow artists in this weekly Wednesday evening live open studio. This period offers the participant fine art time to draw, paint or sculpt from a live nude model. Any medium allowed. PORTRAIT DRAWING No Instruction. $10 drop-in. EVERY FRIDAY 9am-12pm Join fellow artists in this weekly Friday morning portrait open studio. This period offers the participant time to draw, paint or sculpt portraits from a live clothed model. Any medium allowed.
The 1,700 square foot multi-purpose studio is located above the ceramics studio at the south end of the Art Association on South Glenwood. It is equipped with 4 large garage doors for moving large pieces through or for additional ventilation, equipment for lamp working and stained glass, as well as welders and tools for steel fabrication.
The photography studio is equipped with a digital lab and darkroom. The digital studio is equipped with scanners, inkjet printers and computers with industry standard software. Our traditional darkroom has eight enlargers and can handle all film up to 4” x 5”.
The silversmith area is located within our 1,700 square foot Multi-Purpose Studio. It comprises a 250 square foot area of lockable space containing 8 workbenches, a ventilation system and various specialized tools and equipment. The studio is accessible by Art Association members provided they have taken silversmithing classes or already have metal smith experience.