ART CLASSES

The Epic’s art classrooms will host a number of visual arts courses that will accommodate beginners as well as seasoned artists.  With a focus on proper technique from trained instructors, classes will include painting, drawing, ceramics and other mixed media crafts. The space will also be available for paint party rentals and as a studio space rental.

The Epic will offer a variety of programs and classes year round for various ages. Some classes may include:

  • Painting
  • Drawing
  • Pottery
  • Fashion
  • & more

For more information: Yeltsin Canini at 972-339-3704 or ycanini@gptx.org

UPCOMING CLASSES

INTRODUCTION TO PAINTING

INTRODUCTION TO PAINTING
This program is designed to teach students the basis of painting fundamentals including still life, landscaping, and portraiture.
Dates: Feb 7 – Feb 23
Days: Tuesday/Thursday
Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Ages: 10 – 17
Cost: $150 per participant
Location: Art Classroom 1

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INTRODUCTION TO DRAWING

INTRODUCTION TO DRAWING
This program is designed to teach students the foundations of drawing, including still life, perspective, and portraiture.
Date: Feb 6 – Feb 22
Days: Monday/Wednesday
Time
: 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Ages: 10 – 17
Cost: $150 per participant
Location: Art Classroom 1

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CREATE.ART.PEOPLE

  • 2/4 – Paint-a-long: Valentine’s Day
  • 2/11 – Valentine’s Day Cards
  • 2/11 – Heart String Art
  • 2/18 – BHM Artist highlight- Kehinde Wile
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BEGINNER FASHION STUDIO

JOURALI – Beginner Fashion Studio
3 Monthly Program Sessions – 12 classes total. By the end of the 12 weeks they should have 2 projects finished and a completed skirt.
Days: Friday
Time
: 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Ages: 12+
Cost: $175/month
Location: Art Classroom 1

Students are welcome to bring their own Sewing machine.

For any questions contact ycanini@gptx.org

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OPEN STUDIO

The art studio will be open for artists to stop in create art, collaborate, and fellowship in a safe environment.

  • Material -Artist must bring their own materials for creation of a piece of work, however tables and easels will be provided.
  • Cleaning – Artists must clean up after themselves for any project done in the studio space.
  • Violation – Any inappropriate behavior will not be tolerated; this may result in cancellation of memberships.

FRIDAY
5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Grades 6 – 12 welcome with current active membership at The Epic.

GALLERY 2960

Learn more about the Gallery 2960 space at The Epic. Book your own art exhibition or view what pieces are currently being displayed.

GALLERY 2960

CLASSROOM RENTALS

ROOM RENTAL

$50

Per hour

For art related parties and classroom set-ups. Rental includes:

  • Tables & seating for up to 25 people
  • Sink & dry erase board
  • TV with HDMI access

2-HOUR PAINT PARTY

$25

Per person (Minimum 5 / Max 10)

Party rates include:

  • Painting instructor
  • Seating, drawing horses, & easles
  • Paints, easles, canvases, & brushes

For more information on availability and classroom rentals, please contact Alonda Dillard 972-339-3717 or aodillard@gptx.org