Art League of Henderson County



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Abstract Acrylic Landscape
Instructor: Courtney Hoelscher
August 15 and 16; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Abstract Acrylic Landscapes. Instructor: Courtney Hoelscher. Two-day workshop August 15 & 16. Time: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Art House: 5 Highland Park Rd., East Flat Rock. All Skill Levels. 

Beginning with a review of her step-by-step process and the artists who have inspired her, Courtney Hoelscher will help students turn a landscape photograph of their choice into a colorful, stunning abstract. Topics covered will include composition, color selection, color mixing, and layer building. She takes an intuitive approach to energetic abstract expression and students will follow her layer-by-layer painting process in constructing their own paintings. 

Materials list will be sent upon registration. Some brushes will be available for purchase. 

About Courtney Hoelscher:  Courtney is the 2022 Teacher of the Year at Henderson High School. In 2021, she was awarded Best in Show at Bring Us Your Best. With a degree in Art Education and a 19-year career in teaching, she brings a wealth of experience and achievement to the Art League Education program.   See more at her website:

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Fabric Project

Love Letters by Didi Salvatierra

 Preserving Personal Memories. Didi Salvatierra. September 6 and 12. 1-4 pm
Art on 7th studio.  
Create a small fiber art piece using personal mementos, photos and treasures as well as fabric bits, lace and trims. Embellish with items such as beads, buttons, ink, charms, shells, stones and feathers. Memories of people, places or events can be the catalyst for this project. Guidance on design elements, techniques for photo transfer and stitching will be discussed in this two part class. Time in between sessions will allow each student to continue in their home studio. Keeping the project under 24 square will lead to a successful finish. (don’t bite off more than you can chew!)  See examples on my website under Portfolio. Class fee: Members $90. Non-Members: $100. Materials fee to be collected by instructor. $10

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Mixed Media

Bodacious Backgrounds. 

September 14. 10 to 2.

 Bodacious Backgrounds. Robyn Crawford. September 14th 10-2pm. Venue TBA. 
Looking to create some interesting backgrounds for your mixed media work, art journals, collage, or other papercrafts?  We‘ll explore tons of textures and colors with various mono printing and mark making techniques. You‘ll leave with a fabulous stash of hand decorated papers you can use in your future creative endeavors. No experience necessary. Wear old clothes and pack a lunch or snack.
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Member fee: $60. Non-member fee: $70. 

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Painting in Watercolor: A Relaxed Approach-September 
Instructor: Pat Morgan.  Four sessions,
September 7, 14, 21, 28
9:30 a.m. to 12:30.
There is also a Two-class option.

Painting in Watercolor: A Relaxed Approach-September
Each session  will begin with a short discussion of an important design principle.   Brush strokes, working with color and values will be covered in demonstrations from simple photos or still life setups.  Students are always encouraged to work at their own pace and develop their own creative process.  Gentle critiques given every other class.

Pat has been teaching watercolor for over 15 years. She paints in a soft, gentle watercolor style. Visit her website:

All participants must be vaccinated against Covid-19. 

Please bring your usual watercolor supplies or check the supply list that will be sent to you and my website.

Fee (4 classes):  $180 Art League members; $200 non-members.
Fee (any two classes): $90 Art League members; $100 non-members.
Location:  Community Room, Hendersonville Community Coop
60 S. Charleston Lane, Hendersonville
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Marbling Paper

Marbling Paper: Learning the Basics.

Marbling Paper: Learning the Basics. 
September 29, 9:30 to 4:30. Instructor: Anne Murray

A one-day introduction to the ancient art of marbling paper. Learn to produce fabulous designs on paper that you can use for a variety of art projects. The Art House. 5 Highland Park Rd. East Flat Rock. Fee: members $105; Non-members $115. 

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