2nd & 4th Thursday Watercolor (1:00-4:30PM) - Watercolor with Jullane Rich, 2nd & 4th Thursdays 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Each class learn to paint a variety of objects such as flowers, fruit, glass floats, and crabs in this fun watercolor class. $30.00 with supplies included, or $20 with own supplies. Special offer, bring a new friend to class and get a […]
2nd Saturday Art Time (11AM-12:30PM) - 2nd Saturday Art Time for Families, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. begins in May. By request Education Chair, April Hoff, will facilitate weekend art time for parents and children second Saturdays. Each month we’ll focus on a different art medium. Price per parent/child pair, register early and pay later when we meet a minimum of […]
Artingales student drawing at Valley Art 3rd Tuesdays Intermediate Drawing - Intermediate Drawing 3rd Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Drawers aged 12+ and all skill levels welcome once a month. Sketchbook and drawing supplies provided or bring your own. $15 each or $25 with sketchbook. Okay to register anytime before last class Dec. 18. Register online at artingales.org.   Save
Alcohol Inks – Sat. May 26 - Discover the Magic of Alcohol Inks with Barbara Martin – Saturday May 26, 10 a.m. –  Noon. What could be more fun than to play with glowing vibrant pigments in a responsive-yet-unpredictable fluid medium? Discover multiple techniques for using gorgeous alcohol inks on Yupo and tile. All materials provided. Adults and teens, beginners welcome. $40 […]
seniors making akua prints with Artingales at Valley Art Art Media Sampler (55+) - Winter Session. Art Media Sampler introduces participants to a new art media each week with just enough time to sample the technique in a project. Return students from previous session will get to do different projects using some of the same media. Okay to register anytime before last class. $12 per class, $55 for 5 […]
creative's corner graphic created by April Hoff at Assist Potential Creative’s Corner (Mondays) - Creative’s Corner welcomes kids and adults– Mondays 4:30 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. Anyone 7 years or older is welcome to join us for this brief creative time most Mondays in Jan and February. Projects will change each week, using various mediums. All materials provided, $10 each, preregister artingales.org.  
Earth Tondi – Sun. Apr 22 - “Earth Tondi” – Sunday Apr 22, 1 – 4 p.m. Printmaking with April Hoff.  Celebrate Earth Day with rich non-toxic Akua inks and printing in the round. We’ll use delicate translucent papers with aquatic and terra colors, then launch into our own colorful abstractions. $40, Register by April 19 at artingales.org.
Facebook Fusion – Sat May 19 (6-8PM) - Facebook Fusion w/ April Hoff – Saturday May 19, 6-8 p.m. Bring your laptop or tablet and learn to build your own Facebook professional Page separate from your private profile.  We’ll include the quick button for your customers, how to make a promo offer, and then learn to extend your customer reach through  events. $20, […]
image of child painting with Artingales First Friday Paint 4 Kids - Paint 4 Kids – First Fridays – 3:30-5:30 p.m. Paint Nights aren’t just for grownups! Designed for kids 7+. Artingales instructor April Hoff will guide young artists through a new colorful acrylic painting each month. $20 each. Space is limited, preregistration required, artingales.org.
Fri-Date Nights (for kids) - Need a little time away for a date? Bring the kids to Fri-Date Nights at Valley Art. Education Chair April Hoff will facilitate creative time with your kids for one or both hours. EARLY PREREGISTRATION HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. Fri-Date Nights – most first Fridays 6:30-8:30PM (ages 5+) $10/hr, pay now through registration payment pop-up, or *no […]
Friday Kids Clay (4-6PM) - Kids Clay –  2nd, 3rd, & 4th Fridays, 4-6 p.m. Kids aged 7+ will make hand built clay items, then glaze their creations with education chair, April Hoff.  Second class may include wheel if students show proficiency during first class. Repeat students may choose wheel-only for creation days. Fired projects available approximately two weeks after […]
Friday Wine & Paint - Friday Wine & Paint Nights, Watercolor with Jullane Rich – Most 2nd & 4th Fridays 6-9 p.m. Lots of individual attention- step-by-step instructions, all levels welcome. Each class will have a different subject to paint. If you have never tried watercolor you are in for a joyful experience. Sign up with a friend; you will […]
Rose painting by Susan Curington Heart of the Rose – Sat. Apr 28 - “Heart of the Rose” with Susan Curington Saturday April 28th, 10-4:30 Paint your own. Learn to create variegation and soft color changes in rose petals. Explore using analo-gous colors from tangerine to orchid to purple. Using Acrylic paint, you’ll be guided step by step. No experience necessary. Non-Painters and Painters welcome. All Art materials provided […]
Artist April Hoff's linocut "Scene" Intro to Linocut – Sat. Apr 14 - Introducing Linocut w/ April Hoff – Saturday Apr 14, 1:00-5:00pm. Ages 16+. Learn to carve small scenes on linoleum blocks and print them. Okay for all levels, materials provided. Register by April 12, artingales.org Questions? Email april@artingales.org ($45, $40 VAA members with code)
photo of adult pulling squeegee taken by April Hoff Intro to Screenprinting – Sat. May 19 - Intro to Screen-printing Saturday May 19, 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (ages 16+) Learn to make fine art screen prints by creating your own stencils, then use permanent acrylic ink on paper. Technique can be later applied to fabric. All materials provided, come with a few images, drawings, or ideas to simplify.  $75, register online […]
Kid's Art Club graphic created by April Hoff of Assist Potential Kids Art Club (Thursdays) - Art Club for Kids ages 7 and up – most Thursdays 5:30-7 p.m. Art Club will guide students through art media focusing on a discipline each class. $15 per class, discounts for multiples. Art club is flexible enough to allow more experienced and repeat artists liberty to work on personal projects with materials, instructor guidance, […]
Kitchen Printmaking – Select Weekends - Kitchen Printmaking (Adult) with Phyllis Jean Fulton – Sunday Apr 8, Sunday May 20, or Saturday June 30 (1:00-4:00 p.m.)  We will use non-toxic Coke to etch a simple drawn image with greasy crayon, onto aluminum foil, process the image; then printing onto paper using Lithographic technique. Fee $50 plus $10 supplies due at beginning […]
Matrix & Edition Printing - Matrix Making & Edition Printing w/ April Hoff – Saturday June 2, 1:00-5:00pm. Ages 16+. Learn to sculpt three polymer clay matrices to print a multi-color edition of fine art originals. Okay for all levels, materials provided. Register at artingales.org by May 31 ($50, $40 VAA members with code, email april@artingales.org for details)
Me & My Grown Up Andy Warhol project with Artingales Me & My Grown-Up - (ONLY BY REQUEST) Me & My Grown-Up – Available 2nd & 4th Tuesdays, 1-hour 10 a.m. -12:30 p.m. and possibly others by request. Preschool Art (2 – 6 years + adult) Bring your little one and make art with kid safe materials and professional guidance for one hour. One grown-up per child required to participate, preregistration […]
Monarch Wing – Fri. May 25 - “Monarch Wing” with Susan Curington Friday, May 25th, 7-9 p.m. Paint a luminous Monarch butterfly wing. Using Acrylic paint, you’ll be guided step by step. You’ll be surprised at how much FUN this is! No experience necessary, everyone welcome. All Art materials provided and you’ll take home a completed 6” x 6” painting. $30 + […]
Christine Hurayt pottery pieces, a tea pot and swirled plate Monday Pottery (6:30-9:30PM) - Monday Adult Pottery with Christine Hurayt – May 7 – Jun 25, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. Tuition is $115 for members and $125 for non-members. Clay and tool kits are an additional fee. Bring cash or check to pay for these items at the first class meeting ($20 – $35). Class is designed for all skill levels. Learn to throw […]
Monotype print by Jeanette Corriell made with Artingales at Valley Art Monotype Mondays - Monotype Mondays – Join artist April Hoff for printmaking without a press, creating monotypes using rich non-toxic Akua inks. All materials provided, but feel free to bring your own stencils, textured surfaces, and porous papers. $30/person/class or $25 Valley Art members with code. First Mondays 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Evenings 6-8:30PM by request, email […]
Mother’s Day Makers – Sat. May 12 - Mother’s Day Makers – Saturday May 12, 5-7 p.m. ages 5+ We’ll make art for Mom’s special day giving kids an opportunity to show her some creative love. $20, register online at artingales.org.
apples in a bowl painting by Irilla Swanson Oil Painting – 1st & 3rd Tues - Oil Painting workshop/class – First and third Tuesdays. OPB’s Artbeat-featured instructor Irilla Swanson teaches adults water-soluble oil painting from 1-3 p.m. All professional materials are provided: water-soluble oil paint, oil painting paper and brushes. The instructor provides examples from nature, and helps you capture your own ideas from your photos. Step-by-step demos for beginners; problem-solving […]
Plaster Faces – May 9 or Jun 13 - Plaster Faces (Teens-Adult) with Phyllis Jean Fulton – Wednesday Offered twice, May 9 or June 13, 1:00-4:00 p.m. We will use plaster-casting rolls on our lubricant protected faces; then use feathers, jewelry. fabric, nontoxic paint, even facial makeup to embellish the mask. Fee $30 plus $10 supplies due at beginning of class. Please Register by […]
Christine Hurayt thrown pottery bolwls for Izgara restaurant in Forest Grove. 2010 Saturday Pottery (11:30-3:00) - Saturday Adult Pottery with Christine Hurayt – May 5 – June 23, 11:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Tuition is $115 for members and $125 for non-members. Clay and tool kits are an additional fee. Bring cash or check to pay for these items at the first class meeting ($20 – $35). Class is designed for all skill levels. Learn to throw […]
Artist Phyllis Jean Fulton solarplate print Solarplate Printing – Wed. Jun 27 - Solarplate Printing with Phyllis Jean Fulton – Wednesday June 27, 11 a.m.- 6:30 p.m.  We’ll make simple design prints on Japanese Kozo paper using UV light to etch a photosensitive plate and print with non-toxic water based ink. $150 class $140 Valley Art members. $25 materials fee. Please Register by E-mailing pjeanfulton@gmail.com.
kids learning printmaking at Valley Art Summer Art Camp – July 9-12 - Summer Art Camp for Kids – July 9-12, 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Four days of creative activity, playground treks & picnic snacks provided. Sack lunches required for full day artists. ($210 full days 10am-5:30pm) ($140 mornings plus 10am-2pm) ($120 afternoons only 2:30-5:30pm) ($60 single day) $40 non-refundable but transferable preregistration deposit required. Choose in […]
clay lantern created in an Artingales class held at Valley Art Summer Clay Camp – Jun 18-21 - Summer Clay Camp for Kids – Monday-Thursday, June 18-21, 2-4 p.m. (Ages 7-17 yrs) SUMMER CLAY BREAK. Do the kids need something to do during Summer Break? Clay Play is the perfect way to spend time learning while being creative. Children will learn hand-building techniques and use engobes to stain their pieces. $20/day, choose one […]
Bob Hackney clay vases in green and blue. Sunday Pottery (2 options) - Sunday Pottery Classes with Bob Hackney –Two sections available Sundays Jun 3 – Jul 29. 10:00 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. [OR] 1:30 – 5:00 p.m. Cost for each session of classes is $140 for Valley Art members, $150 for nonmembers. Beginners and all skill levels welcome. No production work allowed. Students will throw on the wheel […]
Textured bowl by potter Bob Hackney Thursday Pottery (6-9:30PM) - Thursday Pottery Classes with Bob Hackney – May 3 – Jun 28, 6-9:30 p.m. Cost for each session of classes is $140 for Valley Art members, $150 for nonmembers. Beginners and all skill levels welcome. No production work allowed. Students will throw on the wheel and handbuild. Clay is $15-$20 per bag and tool kits […]
Bob Hackney swirled clay pottery bowls and vase. Tuesday Pottery (6-9:30PM) - Tuesday Pottery Classes (Intermediate+ pref.) with Bob Hackney – Jun 5 – Jul 31, 6-9:30 p.m. Cost for each session of classes is $140 for Valley Art members, $150 for nonmembers. No production work allowed. Students will throw on the wheel. Clay is $10-$20 per bag and tool kits are $15. Bring an old towel […]
Watercolor – 1st & 3rd Tues - Every first and third Tuesday, watercolor from 10 a.m. to noon; oils from 1-3 p.m. Watercolor Class – First and third Tuesdays, July & August. OPB’s Artbeat-featured instructor Irilla Swanson teaches adults watercolor painting from 10 a.m. – Noon. All materials are provided but you may bring your own. Step-by-step demos for beginners; problem-solving and direction […]