Weekly Feature



2018-02-14 / Entertainment

Workshops/Classes

thurs. 15

Thursday Night Pottery — Receive instruction from Nancy Thayer in a variety of hand-building techniques and work on the potter’s wheel, 6:30-9 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, in Clay Studio 508 of Buffalo Arts Studio, Tri-Main Building, 2495 Main St., Buffalo. Project may be either functional or sculptural. All levels are welcome, for ages 16 and older; $200 (materials included). 833-4450, www.buffaloartsstudio.org

Oil Painting — Students will work in oil paint while honing basic skills and techniques, for all levels, with Skylar Borgstrom, 6:30-9 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, at the Community Space of Buffalo Arts Studio, Tri-Main Building, 2495 Main St., Buffalo; $160. 833-4450, www.buffaloartsstudio.org

sat. 17

Photoshop Basics — This workshop will demonstrate the possibilities of Photoshop and give you some tools to start working right away, 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at CEPA Gallery, The Market Arcade, 617 Main St., Buffalo; $. 856-2717, www.cepagallery.com

Mid-Winter Gardening Classes — Presented by the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Erie County Master Gardener Program, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Buffalo, 695 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo; $. 652-5400, ext. 177

Horticulture II Certificate Series — “Gardening with Native Plants,” with horticulture educator David Clark, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens, 2655 South Park Ave., Buffalo; $. 827-1584, www.buffalogardens.com

Fun with Photography & Mixed Media — Learn about various artists and photographic techniques to capture people, places and things to convey personal meaning and emotion, for ages 10-14,

10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Feb. 17, at the Community Space of Buffalo Arts Studio, Tri-Main Building, 2495 Main St., Buffalo; $130. 833-4450, www.buffaloartsstudio.org

Figure Drawing — Students will sketch from a live model in order to learn the basics of figure drawing, with Philip Longson, for ages 14-19, 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Feb. 17, in EDU Room 506 of Buffalo Arts Studio, Tri-Main Building, 2495 Main St., Buffalo; $145. 833-4450, www.buffaloartsstudio.org

Special Processes — Experiment in the darkroom with double exposures, solarization and paper negative prints. Bring black and white negatives with you in 33mm, 120 or 4x5 format, 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at CEPA Gallery, The Market Arcade, 617 Main St., Buffalo; $. 856-2717, www.cepagallery.com

mon. 19

The Buffalo Jazz Composers Workshop — 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19, at Stamps Bar, 98 Main St., Tonawanda; Free admission. 694-3475, www.stampsthebar.com

Monday Night Pottery — Receive instruction from Melanie Fisher in a variety of hand-building techniques and work on the potter’s wheel, 6-9 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19, in Clay Studio 508 of Buffalo Arts Studio, Tri-Main Building, 2495 Main St., Buffalo; $175 (materials included). 833-4450, www.buffaloartsstudio.org

tues. 20

Tuesday Night Pottery — Receive instruction from Predolino Zelasko in a variety of hand-building techniques and work on the potter’s wheel, 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, at Clay Studio 508 of Buffalo Arts Studio, Tri-Main Building, 2495 Main St., Buffalo; $235, materials included. 833-4450, www.buffaloartsstudio.org

Oil Painting — With Karen Foegen, 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, at Partners in Art Studios, 81 Webster St., North Tonawanda; $160. 692-2141

Acrylic Painting — Explore acrylic painting in a studio

setting with Rob Lynch. Projects will be individualized based on the goals and interests of the students, all levels welcome, 6:30-9 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, at the Community Space of Buffalo Arts Studio, Tri-Main Building, 2495 Main St., Buffalo; $160. 833-4450, www.buffaloartsstudio.org

wed. 21

Elements of Black and White Photography — Film is alive and well at CEPA. In six weeks, this class will take the student from a novice with a camera to a learned printer of black and white photographs, 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, at CEPA Gallery, The Market Arcade, 617 Main St., Buffalo. 856-2717, www.cepagallery.com

Bargue’s Drawing Course — Learn a classical approach to drawing and a highly intensive course designed for students wanting to further their artistic development, with Tom Rojek, all levels are welcome, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, in EDU Room 506 of Buffalo Arts Studio, Tri-Main Building, 2495 Main St., Buffalo; 125. 833-4450, www.buffaloartsstudio.org

. Introduction to Portrait Drawing — With Karen Foegen, 6-9 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, at Partners in Art Studios, 81 Webster St., North Tonawanda; $160. 692-2141

Winter Workshop I: Teddy Bear Picnic — Bring your favorite stuffed animal for games, crafts, stories and a snack, for ages 4-8, 10-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, at The Bookworm, 34 Elm St., East Aurora. 652-6554, www.eabookworm.com

Winter Workshop II: Lego Lovers — Lego Workshop with winter-themed building challenges, games and Lego fun, for ages 5-10, 1-2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, at The Bookworm, 34 Elm St., East Aurora. 652-6554, www.eabookworm.com

thurs. 22

Winter Workshop III: Winter Wonderland — Winter-themed stories, crafts, games and challenges, for ages 4-8, 10-11:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 22, at The Bookworm, 34 Elm St., East Aurora. 652-6554, www.eabookworm.com

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