Classes for Winter and Spring 2019

artists at acrylic painting workshop at southern arts society
Southern Arts Society offers a variety of classes and workshops for all skill levels.

Please read the listing for skill level and age limits, andcheck the class description for the supply list.
 (Materials included in tuition will be listed.)
 Register and pay in advance to reserve your seat. Class size and seating are limited. Classes are held in Southern Arts Society classroom unless otherwise stated.

Downloadable list of SASi classes for February and March 2019

white whell-turned pottery jar with lid

Pottery Day and Evening Classes

Current Session: Jan 7 and 8, 2019 – March 14 and 15, 2019

  • Days: 9 am – 12 pm
  • Evenings: 6 – 8 pm
  • Duration: ten weeks, two days week
  • 
Cost: $160 for members, and $170 for non-members.

More class information here

warercolor lanscape by Ron Shepard

FREE Watercolor Introduction for Beginners with Ron Shepard

February 2, 2019

  • Time: 9:30 am – 12:00 noon
  • Cost: Free – open to the public
  • Skill level: beginners
  • Ages: 15 and up

More class information here

watercolor of tree by Ron Shepard

Watercolor Series with Ron Shepard

February 9 – March 31, 2019

  • Time: 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
  • Cost Individual Classes: $55 SASi Members / $60 non-members
  • Cost 2-Day Classes: $100 SASi Members / $110 non-members
  • Skill level: beginners or refresher

More class information here

3 paste paper books made of hand-pasted papers

Adult Book making Workshop with Anne Cowie

February 21 & 22, 2019 – 2 Days

Bookmaking Workshop Pt. 1 – paste papers

  • Date: Feb 21, 2019 (Thu)
  • Time: 7-9 pm
  • Cost: $50 SASi members / $65 non-members
  • Overview: Paste papers for  Saturday workshop,  view samples

Bookmaking Workshop Pt. 2 – making books

  • Date: Feb 23, 2019 (Sat)
  • Time: 10am – 3:30pm
  • Overview: Create simple folding book, signature sewing, and more!

More class information here

youth book making workshop grades 5-6

Bookmaking Workshop for Grades 5-6

March 2, 2019 – Morning

Youth Bookmaking Workshop sponsored through Mauney Memorial Library

  • Time: 10 am -12 pm
  • Cost: free
  • Location: Southern Arts Society – must register through Mauney Memorial Library
  • Overview: Embellish papers with mixed media, create own book with simple bookmaking techniques, and more!

More class information here

youth book making workshop grades 7-12

Bookmaking Workshop for Grades 7-12

March 2, 2019 – Afternoon

Youth Bookmaking Workshop sponsored through Mauney Memorial Library

  • Time: 1:30 – 3:30 pm
  • Cost: free
  • Location: Southern Arts Society – must register through Mauney Memorial Library
  • Overview: Embellish papers with mixed media, create own book with simple bookmaking techniques, and more!

More class information here

fairy flower earrings

Fairy Earrings with MaryAnn Braun

March 9, 2019 – 10 am – 12 pm

  • Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 noon
  • Where: Southern Arts Society
  • Cost: $25 per student for Members; $30 for Non-members
  • Ages: 12 and up
  • Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate
  • Overview: Make beautiful, custom Fairy Flower Earrings.
  • Materials: All materials are included to make one pair of earrings. Students will receive a tool kit to keep .

More class information here

sunset landscape with white house and meadow

OFFSITE – Weekly Oil Painting Classes with Todd Baxter

Fridays 10:00 am – Noon

  • Where: Hobby Lobby, 1526 Meeting Blvd., Rock Hill SC 29730
  • Time: 9 am – 4 pm
  • Cost: $30 per 2-hour session

More class information here

bridge acros water in venice photgraphy

OFFSITE – 12-day Plein Air Trip to Italy hosted by Todd Baxter

May 3 – 14, 2019

  • Where: Liguorian coast, Rome, Milan, Florence, Tuscany
  • Tour Group: Niteo Tours
  • Level: Beginner to advanced
  • Who: Spouses / friends welcome

More class information here