ADULT WORKSHOPS

Workshops

GreenHill offers workshops designed to provide a socially charged space that will rejuvenate the spirit and increase understanding of North Carolina art, art materials, and art processes. Led by trained facilitators and/or North Carolina artists, activities unfold in a stress-free setting using art materials and techniques that can easily be enjoyed at all experience levels. You set the pace and enjoy spending time with others who love the opportunity to look at art, make stuff and meet great people. GreenHill’s workshops offer something for everyone! Prices vary. Must be 18 or older, or accompanied by a paying adult.

 

Re-invent Your Favorite Shoes or Heels - with artist Sunny Gravely

Thursday, January 24, 2019

5:30 - 8:30

Learn how to refurbish your old shoes and make them a unique piece of art. In this workshop you will learn the process of painting on worn shoes or heels. Participants will prepare and paint the surface of the shoes with a simple and fun pattern or design, then complete the shoes a gloss and or finish. Bring your own drinks and food. Cost is $35. Space is limited. Sign up below.

 

Needle Felting Landscapes Workshop

Thursday, February 7, 2019

1:00 – 4:00 PM | 6:00 – 9:00 PM

Learn about the art of needle felting by creating your own felted piece of art!  Participants will be crafting their own tapestry landscape.  We will explore felting techniques, color theory, blending, and layering.  Bring in a photo as a reference or create an abstract design while experimenting with color, texture, and pattern.  Participants will be able to take their finished pieces home, ready to hang!  Bring your own drinks and food. Cost is $35. Space is limited. Sign up below.

 

Alcohol Painting Workshop

Thursday, May 9, 2019

1:00 – 4:00 PM | 6:00 – 9:00 PM

Alcohol paint looks similar to watercolor, but dries faster, and offers a vibrant variation of color and textures.  As we explore the alcohol painting process, participants will experiment with different techniques and tricks to make one-of-a-kind pieces.  Participants may bring abstract or floral images to reference.  Bring your own food and drinks.  Cost is $35 and space is limited. Sign up below.