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Sales Special Events at Central Art

Art Explorations Mini Workshops

Location: Central Art, 101 N. Central in Downtown Medford.


Discover Something NEW & Colorful ONLY at Central Art! During the month of August, we're offering three unique hands-on opportunities to immerse yourself in an art form you may have never before tried! Are you excited?

Tuesday, 8/8 - SPOTS FULL "Go With The Flow: Pouring with Acrylics" 1:00pm - 3:30pm Fee: $5

Saturday, 8/19 - SPOTS FULL "Pet Rocks & Posca Pens/Rock Swap" 1:00pm - 3:30pm Fee: $5

Tuesday, 8/22 - SPOTS AVAILABLE "Marbling Mayhem!" 1:00pm - 3:30pm Fee: $5

Pre-registration required for mini workshops. Payment reserves your spot. Seats are limited to 12 per workshop. Call 541-773-1444 and pay by phone or stop in to Central Art to register.

Location: Central Art

Abstract Art Workshop with Alx Fox

Where: Central Art Classroom When: Friday & Saturday, August 25th & 26th Time: 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
Fees: $65 per day, $110 for 2 days

Join Alx Fox for an Abstract Workshop at Central Art Supply! Explore new ways of applying and using texture on canvas or watercolor papers for increased focal point interest. Sample new media and sharpen your compositional skills in a relaxed informal atmosphere using acrylic paints and medias.

Call or email for materials list and/ or questions:
(541) 450-7092

Location: Central Art

3 Workshops with Bobbi Baldwin

Where: Central Art Classroom
When: Fri. 9/8, Sat. 9/9, & Sat. 10/14, 2017
Time: (9/8) 10am - 1pm, (9/9 & 10/14) 10am-4pm

Fri. 9/8 - The Human Form - $20

Sat. 9/9 - Color Theory - $100

Sat. 10/14 - Animals & Equine - $100

Artists of all skill levels are welcome to join Bobbi in three different workshops, as she covers 1) the fundamentals of drawing the human form, 2) the elements of theory relating to mixing color according to how we see (scientifically) using the color wheel, and 3) learning the structure of animal faces as well as how to best portray them!

I hope you can join us! Classes are limited in size, so sign up soon!

Contact Bobbi at: (916) 505-8253 or

Location: Central Art

Expressive Drawing with Deborah Dawson

Where: Central Art Classroom When: 12:30 to 3:30pm Fee: $120 for all 3 Workshops $50 each if not attending all 3. Workshops must be paid for by September 7th.

All levels, Beginner to Experienced. 3 Workshops to Develop Fearless Creativity!

9/16 Workshop 1: “ Finding the Courage to Explore ”
We will be working with a various mediums, design elements and subjects to nurture and free our inner artistic voice.

9/23 Workshop 2: “ Visual Poetry ”
Dancing with Repetition, Rhythm and Movement. Courage to Imagine, Express and Embrace

9/30 Workshop 3: “ Balance and Focus ”
Using various mediums and subjects to explore Symmetry, Asymmetry and Emphasis

Minimum capacity is 5 students per workshop, maximum is 12. To register, contact Deborah at:
(541) 415-1191

Checks can be made out to:
Deborah Ann Dawson
P.O. BOX 629
Selma, OR 97538

Location: Central Art


Art Classes at Central Art

Art Classes
with Stefan Baumann

Thursdays, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Discover the secrets of oil painting with Stefan Baumann in his weekly three-hour art class. Stefan will help you learn basic drawing skills...

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Oil and Pastel Classes
with Roni Marsh

Tuesdays, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Roni's goal is to create a relaxed, helpful and encouraging environment for students of any level of experience

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Oil and Pastel Classes
with Richard McKinley

Wednesdays, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Richard McKinley, a long time valley resident, is a widely respected artist and teacher. His Wednesday class is a “next level” class...

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Pastel Classes
with Janis Ellison

Monday, 9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Ready to simplify and focus on a direct approach to painting? During this session we will begin with a toned surface using a dry application method in Pastel.

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Watercolor Basics 101 and 102
with Norm Rossignol

Tuesdays, 10 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

This course is intended to demystify the art of watercolor. These three hour classes of six week sessions will give the student...

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Local Events

Mix Media: Collage w/Susan Petermann

Ashland Art Center-357 E. Main St.-Ashland