Sketch Out at Huntington Park
Jul
13
5:00 PM17:00

Sketch Out at Huntington Park

I will be hosting a sketch out at Huntington Park on July 13th 5-8pm. FREE! Bring your own supplies. I recommend a sketchbook or paper with a board to back it, watercolors, brushes, pens, water brushes. I'll be at the water feature on the steps at the top of the park at 5, but drop in at any time to come paint. I'd love to see you!

 

Note: This is not an instructional class, but if you get stuck and want to ask a question, I'd be happy to help you!

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Sketch Out at Riverfront Park
Jul
24
9:00 AM09:00

Sketch Out at Riverfront Park

I will be hosting a sketch out at Riverfront Park 9 am-12 pm. FREE! Bring your own supplies. I recommend a sketchbook or paper with a board to back it, watercolors, brushes, pens, water brushes. I'll be at the Rotary Fountain at 9, but drop in at any time to come paint. I'd love to see you!

Note: This is not an instructional class. But if you get stuck and want to ask a question, I'm happy to help.

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Sketch Out at Riverfront Park
Aug
8
5:00 PM17:00

Sketch Out at Riverfront Park

I will be hosting a sketch out at Riverfront Park 5 pm - 8 pm. FREE! Bring your own supplies. I recommend a sketchbook or paper with a board to back it, watercolors, brushes, pens, water brushes. I'll be in the Clocktower Meadow at 5 pm to start, but drop in at any time to come paint. I'd love to see you!

 

Note: This is not an instructional class. But if you get stuck and want to ask a question, I'm happy to help.

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Travel/Vacation Sketchbook
Apr
12
to May 3

Travel/Vacation Sketchbook

4 weeks | Ages 16+ | Megan Perkins Learn how to document your upcoming summer vacation through sketching and quick, easy watercolor paintings. I will give you tips for capturing moments in your vacation down time and show you how to convert your vacation on experiences into art that evokes the time you spent there. At the end of the class, you’ll be ready to create an artistic keepsake of your own vacation. Supply list included upon confirmation of registration. Class held at the Corbin Art Center, 507 W 7th Avenue.$50
39789 Thurs. 4/12-5/3 6-8pm

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Drawing on Gratitude
Apr
10
to May 1

Drawing on Gratitude

Drawing on Gratitude
4 weeks | Ages 16+ | Megan Perkins We are surrounded by wondrous beauty in our everyday lives, but are frequently too busy to fully appreciate what we have. Use drawing and sketching to meditate on the things, places, moments, and people that you are grateful for. Beginners welcome! Supply list included upon confirmation of registration. Class held at the Corbin Art Center, 507 W 7th Avenue. $50 Tues. 4/10-5/1     2-4 pm

 

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Intro to Watercolor Painting & Beyond
Apr
9
to Apr 30

Intro to Watercolor Painting & Beyond

Intro to Watercolor Painting & Beyond

4 weeks | Ages 18+ | Megan Perkins Come and learn the basics of watercolor, mixing colors, choosing the right paper, brushes to use, and how to transform a value sketch into a watercolor painting. If you have already taken a watercolor class before, the instructor will help you go on with what you want to accomplish. The instructor will provide photos for you to work from but feel free to bring your own to create your own fabulous works of art. Supply list included upon confirmation of registration. 

Class held at the Corbin Art Center, 507 W 7th Avenue. $50

Mon. 4/9-4/30 2-4pm

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Featured Artist at Bellwether Brewing
Mar
2
to Mar 31

Featured Artist at Bellwether Brewing

I am the featured artist at Bellwether Brewing for March! I will have watercolors and oils, including many of my pieces from my Artist's Eye on Spokane series on display. I'll be there for First Friday on March 2nd from 5-7 pm if you want to stop by!

Bellwether is at 2019 N Monroe Street Spokane, WA

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4th Annual Artisan's & Crafter's Show Fundraiser
Nov
11
to Nov 12

4th Annual Artisan's & Crafter's Show Fundraiser

The Spokane Women's Club

November 11, 10am-6pm, November 12, 10am-4pm

Back by popular demand, we're hosting our 4th Annual Artisan's & Crafter's Show the weekend of Nov. 11 and 12. Come Take A Look! This fundraising benefit for the Spokane Woman's Club is a great place to select some unique holiday gifts. $2 at the door.

1428 W 9th Ave, Spokane, Washington 99204

 

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A Creative Habit: Everyday Art
Oct
25
to Nov 1

A Creative Habit: Everyday Art

2 weeks | Ages 16+ | Megan Perkins Life is filled with beauty, but often we are too busy to slow down to appreciate it.  Sketching and painting bits of your life like; the view out of your window, your morning coffee mug, or part of your summer vacation.  These are all ways to memorialize little moments in time and bring some creativity and art into your life.  Get tips on drawing and painting parts of your life in a low pressure encouraging environment by making objects and scene sketches part of your day.  Supply list included with registration confirmation.    Class held at the Corbin Art Center, 507 W 7th Avenue.  $39

                W            10/25-11/1           6-8 PM

 

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Oct
12
to Nov 16

Colored Pencil Techniques

Ages: 18 Yrs. and over

Fees:
- Fee $59.00

Description: 
6 weeks | Ages 18+ | Dian Zahner Coloring books for adults are all the craze these days, but what if you want to practice the techniques of layering many colors to produce richer values, texture and depth. The Instructor will provide drawing for you to color and help you with adding shadows and leaving highlights. These colored pencil pieces of art will be so vibrant and 3-dimensional looking that you will want to frame and display proudly. Supply list included with registration confirmation. Class held at the Corbin Art Center, 507 W 7th Avenue. $59 
 

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Intro to Watercolor Painting & Beyond
Oct
9
to Nov 13

Intro to Watercolor Painting & Beyond

Ages: 18 Yrs. and over

Fees:
- Fee $69.00

Description: 
6 weeks | Ages 18+ | Dian Zahner Come and learn the basics of watercolor, mixing colors, choosing the right paper, brushes to use, and how to transform a value sketch into a watercolor painting. If you have already taken a watercolor class before, the instructor will help you go on with what you want to accomplish. The instructor will provide photos for you to work off but feel free to bring your own to create your own fabulous works of art. Supply list included with registration confirmation. Class held at the Corbin Art Center, 507 W 7th Avenue. $69 

 

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Highbridge Park Sketch Event
Oct
1
1:00 PM13:00

Highbridge Park Sketch Event

Come sketch at High Bridge Park as part of Spokane Parks & Recreation's planning for the Latah-Hangman trail/conservation project. Learn about the the Latah-Hangman Valley project while observing and creatively recording landmarks in the beautiful outdoors with the help of a local artist (that's me! :) ). 

Basic drawing materials will be available and participants are encouraged to bring their own preferred sketching supplies, clipboards, and a folding chair or stool.

 

FREE! October 1st 1-3pm, meet at the covered shelter in Highbridge Park.

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Travel/Vacation Sketchbook
Sep
27
to Oct 18

Travel/Vacation Sketchbook

4 weeks | Ages 16+ | Megan Perkins Learn how to document your upcoming summer vacation through sketching and quick, easy watercolor paintings. I will give you tips for capturing moments in your vacation downtime and show you how to convert your vacation experiences into art that evokes the time you spent there.  At the end of the class, you’ll be ready to create an artistic keepsake of your own vacation.  Supply list included with registration confirmation.    Class held at the Corbin Art Center, 507 W 7th Avenue.  $49

                W            9/27-10/18           6-8 PM

 

 

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Sep
19
to Sep 26

Sketch & Paint Interiors

Learn to sketch and draw using the historic Corbin Art Center as the model.  We’ll learn how to draw the details of the fireplaces, vintage fixtures and beautiful interior of the house and then apply watercolor to our sketches.  This class is fun and easy and will give you the tools to sketch and paint almost anything.  Inspiration awaits you.  Supply list included with registration confirmation.    Class held at the Corbin Art Center, 507 W 7th Avenue.  $39

                T              9/19-9/26             2-4 PM

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Garland Sketch Crawl
Sep
15
6:00 PM18:00

Garland Sketch Crawl

Come draw and sketch Garland's amazing landmarks with Megan Perkins. Learn tips and tricks for sketching and drawing. Fun for all!

 

September 15th 6-8 pm $20

Sign up at www.spokaneartschool.net !

Supply list available on Spokane Art School website.

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Jul
15
10:00 AM10:00

South Perry Street Fair

Come see me at the South Perry Street Fair 10 am- 8 pm! I'll be selling prints, cards and original artwork as well as taking suggestions on places to sketch for my Artist's Eye on Spokane project!

The full fair goes until 10 pm and includes live music. The party is in the South Perry Neighborhood in Spokane, WA centering around The Shop at 924 S Perry St. Spokane, WA 99202.

 

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May
31
4:00 PM16:00

Paint In the Garden

Draw and paint flowers and plants in the historic Moore-Turner Gardens. Learn how to capture the beauty and personality of an individual flower as well as depicting an overall impression of the garden itself. This workshop is a fabulous way to kick start painting in your own garden. Class will meet at the Corbin Art Center and then walk over to the garden. Supply list included with registration confirmation. Class held at the Corbin Art Center, 507 W 7th Ave.

$29

sign up a the Spokane City Activities website: online.activecommunities.com

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May
6
10:30 AM10:30

Drawn to Observe: Sketching Cool Historic Objects

Draw and paint from nostalgic objects pulled from the Museum's historic trunks outreach education program. Get close up with history, capture it in a still life portrait, annotate with notes and the object's story and take home the memory of a different time and place. Students will work in pen, pencil, and potentially watercolors. If you have beloved family artifacts at home, this is a great class to take to learn how to capture your own treasures on the page. Beginning and experienced artists welcome.

Held at the Northwest Museum of Art and Culture: 2316 W 1st Ave Spokane, WA 99201

Sign up at northwestmuseum.org

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May
3
to May 24

Travel/Vacation Sketchbook

Learn how to document your upcoming summer vacation through sketching and quick, easy watercolor paintings. I will give you tips for capturing moments in your vacation downtime and show you how to convert your vacation experiences into art that evokes the time you spent there. At the end of class, you'll be ready to create an artistic keepsake of you own vacation. Supply list included with registration confirmation. Class held at the Corbin Art Center, 507 W 7th Ave Spokane WA $49

Register at the Spokane City Activities website.

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Nov
11
to Nov 12

Crafty Mavens Show

Join me and many other artistsfor a show benefiting the Women's Club here in Spokane.

Friday November 11th 5:30-9, $12 at the door

Saturday November 12th 9-5, $4 at the door.

Buy tickets here:

http://www.womansclubspokane.org/artisan-craft-shows

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Jul
30
10:30 AM10:30

Urban Sketching in Spokane's Historic Browne's Addition

Come join me in sketching the historic houses of Browne's Addition in Spokane. This will be a recurring class throughout the summer. We will start out at the Northwest Museum of Culture before heading out into the neighborhood to sketch and paint at a location I pre-picked. I will go over tips for drawing and painting houses as well as tips about making art outside. Students bring their own supplies. Dress for the weather and bring water, sunscreen, and a chair or stool if adverse to sitting on the ground.

$30/$27 for museum members.

Register at northwestmuseum.org

Other classes will be at:

Wednesday July 13th 6-8:15 pm

Sat. July 30th, 10:30-1 pm

Wednesday August 10th 6-8:15 pm

Sat. August 27th, 10:30-1pm

Wednesday Sept. 14th 6-8:15 pm

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Jul
13
6:00 PM18:00

Urban Sketching in Spokane's Historic Browne's Addition

Come join me in sketching the historic houses of Browne's Addition in Spokane. This will be a recurring class throughout the summer. We will start out at the Northwest Museum of Culture before heading out into the neighborhood to sketch and paint at a location I pre-picked. I will go over tips for drawing and painting houses as well as tips about making art outside. Students bring their own supplies. Dress for the weather and bring water, sunscreen, and a chair or stool if adverse to sitting on the ground.

$30/$27 for museum members.

Register at northwestmuseum.org

Other classes will be at:

Wednesday July 13th 6-8:15 pm

Sat. July 30th, 10:30-1pm

Wednesday August 10th 6-8:15 pm

Sat. August 27th, 10:30-1pm

Wednesday Sept. 14th 6-8:15 pm

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Jul
9
10:30 AM10:30

Urban Sketching In Spokane's Historic Browne's Addition Neighborhood

Come join me in sketching the historic houses of Browne's Addition in Spokane. This will be a recurring class throughout the summer. We will start out at the Northwest Museum of Culture before heading out into the neighborhood to sketch and paint at a location I pre-picked. I will go over tips for drawing and painting houses as well as tips about making art outside. Students bring their own supplies. Dress for the weather and bring water, sunscreen, and a chair or stool if adverse to sitting on the ground.

$30/$27 for museum members.

Register at northwestmuseum.org

Other classes will be at:

Wednesday July 13th 6-8:15 pm

Sat. July 30th, 10:30-1pm

Wednesday August 10th 6-8:15 pm

Sat. August 27th, 10:30-1pm

Wednesday Sept. 14th 6-8:15 pm

 

 

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Jun
25
11:00 AM11:00

Every Day Watercolors

Learn to sketch and paint every day objects from the shop at Madelia Merchantile. Your life is filled with opportunities to make art. Embrace it! All materials provided. Occurs during the Makers Market! $10/person. Register at artsalvagespokane.com/madeliamakersmarket.

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