Events Calendar

1st SATURDAY CLASSES


These introductory art classes meet on the first Saturday of September, November, February, April and June. Class sessions are intergenerational with participants ranging from 8 to 98 years of age and are taught by talented, seasoned instructors. Classes are approximately 2-hours in length.


November 4th classes


9:00-11:00 AM

Horse Hair Pottery—Carbon Designs on Clay

Instructor—Nobel Schuler

Cost $35

Experience an exciting art process using horse hair to decorate a piece of pottery.  Students will fire a clay vessel and create their own unique piece using hand-building techniques.      



12:00-2:00 AM

Glass Fusing—Holiday Designs

Instructor—Bobbie VanEck

Cost $35

Create a striking holiday design in glass. Students will learn about the art of fusing glass - how artists design, cut, nip and join together glass elements. Each participate will arrange small glass pieces to make their one-of-a-kind glass design that will be kiln-fired and available for pick-up the following Saturday.



3:00-5:00 PM

Drawing Basics in Pastels—Personalized Expressions

Instructor—Nobel Schuler

Cost $35

This class will introduce students to the essential information needed to draw using the pastel medium and will explore fundamentals of light, shadow, texture and color as students create personalized art compositions.


To Register: Contact Nobel Schuler  (517) 629-8293








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RAKU GLOW-- A Full Day of Glazing & Blazing


Saturday, OCT. 7             Firing Schedule:         10:00 AM              12:00 PM              2:00 PM              4:00 PM


This special day is for artists who have previously visited the studio and would like to glaze and fire their unfinished work and for those who wish to experience Raku for the first time.  

The kilns will be fired throughout the day beginning at 10:00 AM and conclude at 6:00 PM.  You should select one of the cycles and call to be placed on the schedule (517)-629-8293 and then join the fun and firing festivities during your preferred time.  


Glazing / Firing fee--$10 per piece


First Timers and Walk-In's are welcomed.

You choose a piece of Schuler Arts pottery and glaze it for firing.  Cost is $20.


Call to be placed on the firing schedule  (517)-629-8293


                   



OPEN STUDIO-- for independent study


Weekly sessions are Wednesday mornings 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

                                    Wednesday afternoons 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM.

                                    Wednesday evenings from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM.


Class Dates are:    Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25           Nov. 1, 15, 22, 29           Dec. 6, 13,  


This studio series provides a flexible schedule for independent artistic exploration in the area of your choice--draw, paint or work in clay.  Learn at your own pace in a friendly, creative atmosphere with helpful suggestions and teaching demonstrations available upon request.  You can join at any time since the class series never ends and if you miss a class--no problem, simply come at another time.

No experience required.

Basic materials and equipment are provided and firing fees are included.


Call Nobel Schuler to enroll or for more information: (517)-629-8293

Cost:  $25 per session






OVERVIEW:


OPEN STUDIO     Wednesdays   Oct.  4, 11, 18, 25     Nov. 1, 15, 22, 29      Dec. 6, 13


RAKU GLOW      Saturday,  Oct. 7th


OCTOBER KIDS   Thursdays,  Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26


1st SATURDAY CLASSES   Saturday, Nov. 4


COZY UP AT SCHULER ARTS   Saturday, December 2



OCTOBER KIDS

Thursday Oct. 5th, 12th,19th, 26th

October Kids is an after-school program during the month of October that incrporates drawing, clay and fused glass activities.  Classes meet on Thursdays from 4:00 to 5:30 PM and are for students in the 4th, 5th and 6th grades.

Cost: $80

To Register:  Contact Nobel Schuler (517)629-8293





COZY UP AT SCHULER ARTS

Saturday, December 2nd  


This special day is a celebration of Art, Creativity and the joy of the Christmas Season.

Artists / Crafts Venders

Christmas Gifts and Decorations for sale

Music & Holiday Snacks

Holiday Art Classes


10:00-2:00--Displays & Festivities in the Gallery

3:00-5:00--Holiday Art Classes--Glass fusing & Clay Activities