Upcoming Visual Arts Programs for Adults

At Interlochen College of Creative Arts, artists of all skill levels can experience a variety of inspiring workshops and programs. We are located in beautiful northern Michigan, just south of Traverse City.

3-Hour Watercolor Workshop

Adult Arts Program

Through the exploration of small studies, access your creative side and develop two finished watercolor pieces. This class is perfect for beginners or anyone looking to brush up on their approach to watercolor.

Program dates: Tuesday, May 29, 2018 Monday, July 16, 2018

Mixed Media Collage Workshop

Adult Arts Program

Collage is the art of creating an image by assembling different materials onto a two-dimensional surface. Chicago-based artist Philip Hartigan will guide you through the process of selecting materials to design a compelling composition that is meaningful to you. 

Program dates:
Monday, June 11, 2018 to Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Journal and Sketchbook Workshop

Adult Arts Program

Co-taught by a visual artist and a writer, this workshop is geared toward writers and artists of all levels. Activities taught in this workshop will help you learn how visual note-taking, writing, and expressive mark-making can help you record memories, observations, imaginings, stories, and visual narratives.

Program dates: Friday, June 15, 2018

3-Hour Watercolor Workshop

Adult Arts Program

Through the exploration of small studies, access your creative side and develop two finished watercolor pieces. This class is perfect for beginners or anyone looking to brush up on their approach to watercolor.

Program dates: Tuesday, May 29, 2018 Monday, July 16, 2018

Beginning Knitting

Adult Arts Program

Learn how to knit and purl while working on a hat and scarf in this 6-hour introductory-level class taught by nationally known knitting instructor, Sarah Peasley. Discussions regarding knitting needles, yarns, notions, and gauge will introduce students to the world of knitting.

Program dates: Monday, July 16, 2018

Acrylics Workshop: Painting with Emotion

Adult Arts Program

In this studio-based workshop, participants will learn to explore imagery expressionistically (with emotion) using acrylic paint on paper and canvas. Subject matter will focus on still life, from floral to varied subject matter. This class is intended for intermediate students, however all skill levels are welcome.

Program dates:
Monday, August 13, 2018 to Wednesday, August 15, 2018

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