Workshops

Explore your inner artist with a workshop! Artists of all skill levels welcome. Enrollment is limited so call 828-262-3017 and register today! Advanced registration is required.

Aha Thursday! (Open Studio) (Appalachian Students Only)
September - November 2016
Appalachian students only

Explore the world of texture, color and design. Play with paint, collage, pastels, pen and ink with ASU Assistant Professor of Art Education Rosa Dargan-Powers. Rediscover your creative spirit in a community of peers as you explore different mediums in an inviting loft space.

Around the World We Go (Children's Workshop)
July 25 - 29, 2016
Children, ages 7 - 11

In this one-week workshop, students will travel the globe through a variety of multicultural art projects.

Art in Meditation (Wind Down Wednesdays) (Appalachian Students Only)
September - November 2016
Appalachian students only

Students will participate in a short-guided meditation (20 minutes) followed by the opportunity to create an artistic response to the mediation experience.

Blazing Easels (Children's Workshop)
September - November 2016
Children, ages 7 -12

Join us in exploring color, design and texture through paint, markers, Cray-pas, collage, found objects and pen.

Fridays: Inkalicious (Alcohol Inks) (Adult Workshop)
July - December 2016
Adults and Students, age 17+

Come join the fun as you explore the wonderful world of alcohol inks with folks who participated in the App Summer workshop. This is an open studio opportunity with no direct instruction. Everyone is available to inspire and share ideas with one another.

Healing Arts Yoga (Adult Workshop)
June - November 2016
Adults and Students, age 17+

Join yoga instructor, Vicki Rodriquez, select Saturdays for an 1.5-hour yoga session in our Mayer Gallery overlooking downtown Boone. All skill levels are welcome and mats can be provided if you don't own one.

Moving Pieces (Children's Workshop)
July 25 - 29, 2016
Children, ages 12 - 16

In this one week workshop, students will explore innovative structures that infuse movement and interaction into art products.

Regional Outreach Art Mobile (ROAM)
June - August, 2016

TCVA's Regional Outreach Art Mobile (ROAM) program is a traveling classroom full of supplies to inspire artists of all ages and abilities to discover their artist within through creativity and design.

Tai Chi (Appalachian Students Only)
September - November 2016
Appalachian students only

Participants will engage in a series of very specific integrated postures in fluid sequence—that today is practiced as a graceful form of exercise.

August 2 - 4, 2016
Adults and Students, age 18+

In this three-day workshop, participants will explore important aspects of “The Still Life”, from creating the setup to designing a dynamic composition.