CHARLOTTE – The Charlotte Fine Art Gallery will host workshops next month that include illustration, hand-stitched art and mosaics.
Workshops are as follows:
- The Art of Illustration with Ashley Teets (10 to 11:30 a.m. for ages 10 to 13 and noon to 1:30 p.m. for ages 14 to 18 Sept. 16): The illustrator leads an intro to illustrating for children with examples of works and publications. Discuss strengths and weaknesses of various pieces and move to fundamentals of the creating process and bringing an original character to life via a series of prompts and experimentation using a variety of illustration materials and mediums. Leave with a finished piece. The workshop costs $50 and includes 8×10 print from one of Ashley’s published works.
- Hand-Stitched Art with Val (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 23): Add texture to paper collage by incorporating the technique of hand stitching on paper. Learn a variety of embroidery stitches compatible with paper. All supplies included. The adult workshop costs $65.
- Mosaics with Cheri (10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 29 and 30): A Florida mosaic artist introduces the basics of mosaic decorative art. Leave with at least one completed piece. The adult workshop costs $160.
Registration is required for workshops.
Call 704-541-0741 for details.