Ongoing Classes At Artista Bottega

Ongoing Drawing Class    Every Tues afternoons 1:00-2:00 EveryWednesday (except the last Wed of the month) Evenings 6:00-7:00   Kim Berry will be teaching drawing for the beginner as well as intermediate and advanced. Plenty of personal instruction. Instructor will offer 4 basic lessons covering drawing using negative space, drawing a still life, 1 & 2 point perspective, and portraiture. Students work at their own pace. Bring a sketchbook and pencils or pens, or charcoal. There will be handouts with examples and explanations. Register online right up to the day before the class. $25 per class.   

Ongoing Drawing Class 

 

Every Tues afternoons 1:00-2:00

EveryWednesday (except the last Wed of the month) Evenings 6:00-7:00

 

Kim Berry will be teaching drawing for the beginner as well as intermediate and advanced. Plenty of personal instruction. Instructor will offer 4 basic lessons covering drawing using negative space, drawing a still life, 1 & 2 point perspective, and portraiture. Students work at their own pace. Bring a sketchbook and pencils or pens, or charcoal. There will be handouts with examples and explanations. Register online right up to the day before the class. $25 per class. 

 


Future Classes At Artista Bottega


Monster Mash Cartoon Painting Class

With Elanor and Steve

Artist Steve Conroy is teaming up With16 year old cartoonist Elanor Caverzagie in a Create your own cartoon monster class. These monsters can be cute or creepy or whatever you choose.

Saturday July 22nd at 2 pm to 3:30 pm ( independent studio time until 6 pm)

Artista Bottega937 7th streetwest,  Saint Paul, MN. 

651-493-0861                   www.artbottega.com

$30 Class fee includes:

*12”x12” canvas *Paint Marker * Use of sketching and painting materials

*instruction and guidance by local artists/cartoonists: Steve and Elanor  

*Register early because space is limited


Kevin & Friends, Spring cartoon painting class.

Saturday, April 15th. 2 pm to 3:30 (Independent studio time until 6) Create your very own cartoon painting of Kevin the albino squirrel of W. 7th street.  (Or one of his friends) $30 fee includes : 12"x12" canvas Black paint marker Use of sketching and painting materials Technique and instruction by local artist/cartoonist Steve Conroy Cookies   This is gonna sell out fast. So register today!

Saturday, April 15th. 2 pm to 3:30 (Independent studio time until 6)

Create your very own cartoon painting of Kevin the albino squirrel of W. 7th street. 

(Or one of his friends)

$30 fee includes :

12"x12" canvas

Black paint marker

Use of sketching and painting materials

Technique and instruction by local artist/cartoonist Steve Conroy

Cookies

 

This is gonna sell out fast. So register today!


                                     Soul Art Workshop guided by Elizabeth Fritz                                           Thursday April 27th: 5:30- 9:30 pm                                                    Invest in Yourself: $100                                        Includes all Materials: Canvas, Paints, Etc.  

                                     Soul Art Workshop guided by Elizabeth Fritz

                                          Thursday April 27th: 5:30- 9:30 pm

                                                   Invest in Yourself: $100

                                       Includes all Materials: Canvas, Paints, Etc.
 


Join Red Bird Chapbooks & Artista Bottega for a Bookmaking Workshop Simple Book Structures Saint Paul, MN, April 29, 2017.  Red Bird editor and book designer, Sarah Hayes, will be leading a workshop on simple book structures at Artista Bottega.  Workshop participants will learn about basic sewn and adhesive bound book structures and the tools required to produce them.  All participants will have the opportunity to make a book to take home with them.   The workshop will run from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at Artista Bottega, 937 West 7th Street in Saint Paul, MN.  The fee for the class is $35 and all supplies are included.  Proceeds will benefit Red Bird Chapbooks and support their ongoing work with authors and artists.   Red Bird Chapbooks An independent non-profit publisher of quality chapbooks, broadsides and literary pamphlets.  We work with aspiring and inspiring authors and artists to help them reach a larger audience. More information is available on our website: www.redbirdchapbooks.com.  

Join Red Bird Chapbooks & Artista Bottega for a Bookmaking Workshop
Simple Book Structures

Saint Paul, MN, April 29, 2017.  Red Bird editor and book designer, Sarah Hayes, will be leading a workshop on simple book structures at Artista Bottega.  Workshop participants will learn about basic sewn and adhesive bound book structures and the tools required to produce them.  All participants will have the opportunity to make a book to take home with them.  

The workshop will run from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at Artista Bottega, 937 West 7th Street in Saint Paul, MN.  The fee for the class is $35 and all supplies are included.  Proceeds will benefit Red Bird Chapbooks and support their ongoing work with authors and artists.  

Red Bird Chapbooks

An independent non-profit publisher of quality chapbooks, broadsides and literary pamphlets.  We work with aspiring and inspiring authors and artists to help them reach a larger audience. More information is available on our website: www.redbirdchapbooks.com.  


Join Red Bird Chapbooks & Artista Bottega for a Bookmaking Workshop Chapbooks – From Concept to Completion Saint Paul, MN, Wednesday evenings for four weeks beginning on May 3, 2017.  Red Bird editor and book designer, Sarah Hayes, will be leading a multi-session workshop on bookmaking at Artista Bottega.  Workshop participants will learn about the chapbook as a form, as well as content development, design considerations and production of this basic book structure which can be used to economically self-publish works of art and literature.  All participants will have the opportunity to produce a finished book or portfolio of work.   The workshop will run from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm Wednesday evenings from May 3 to May 24 at Artista Bottega, 937 West 7th Street in Saint Paul, MN.  The fee for the class is $150 and supplies are included.  Workshop is limited to 12 participants.  Proceeds will benefit Red Bird Chapbooks and support their ongoing work with authors and artists.   Red Bird Chapbooks An independent non-profit publisher of quality chapbooks, broadsides and literary pamphlets.  We work with aspiring and inspiring authors and artists to help them reach a larger audience. More information is available on our website: www.redbirdchapbooks.com. 

Join Red Bird Chapbooks & Artista Bottega for a Bookmaking Workshop
Chapbooks – From Concept to Completion

Saint Paul, MN, Wednesday evenings for four weeks beginning on May 3, 2017.  Red Bird editor and book designer, Sarah Hayes, will be leading a multi-session workshop on bookmaking at Artista Bottega.  Workshop participants will learn about the chapbook as a form, as well as content development, design considerations and production of this basic book structure which can be used to economically self-publish works of art and literature.  All participants will have the opportunity to produce a finished book or portfolio of work.  

The workshop will run from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm Wednesday evenings from May 3 to May 24 at Artista Bottega, 937 West 7th Street in Saint Paul, MN.  The fee for the class is $150 and supplies are included.  Workshop is limited to 12 participants.  Proceeds will benefit Red Bird Chapbooks and support their ongoing work with authors and artists.  

Red Bird Chapbooks

An independent non-profit publisher of quality chapbooks, broadsides and literary pamphlets.  We work with aspiring and inspiring authors and artists to help them reach a larger audience. More information is available on our website: www.redbirdchapbooks.com


                                                                     Soul Art Meditation Mat Workshop                                                                             guided by Elizabeth Fritz                                                                          Saturday May 6th 10am-2pm:                                                             Investment for a Personalized Meditation Mat                                                                            $120 Includes all Materials 

                                                                     Soul Art Meditation Mat Workshop

                                                                            guided by Elizabeth Fritz

                                                                         Saturday May 6th 10am-2pm:

                                                            Investment for a Personalized Meditation Mat

                                                                           $120 Includes all Materials 


Mother's Day Cartoon Painting class Subject is mother's choice. Bring your Mother or create something for your Mother. Saturday May 13th 2-6 (Independent studio time until 6) $30 fee includes: 12"x12"  canvas Black paint marker Use of sketching and painting materials. Technique and instruction by local artist/cartoonist Steve Conroy. Cookies ( bring your favorite adult beverage and snacks) Makes a Perfect Mother's Day gift.

Mother's Day Cartoon Painting class

Subject is mother's choice.

Bring your Mother or create something for your Mother.

Saturday May 13th

2-6 (Independent studio time until 6)

$30 fee includes:

12"x12"  canvas

Black paint marker

Use of sketching and painting materials.

Technique and instruction by local artist/cartoonist Steve Conroy.

Cookies

( bring your favorite adult beverage and snacks)

Makes a Perfect Mother's Day gift.


  Metal Bird Workshop Saturday, June 3, 1-4 pm The size of the birds are about 7" wide, and 4" long, before legs and other embellishments are added. Diana will demonstrate techniques to  embellish and personalize this unique art. Materials included Minimum of 6 in the class. $75. per person

 

Metal Bird Workshop

Saturday, June 3, 1-4 pm

The size of the birds are about 7" wide, and 4" long, before legs and other embellishments are added.

Diana will demonstrate techniques to  embellish and personalize this unique art.

Materials included

Minimum of 6 in the class.

$75. per person


Skulls & Shamrocks

Create your own Saint Patrick's Day Cartoon Painting

March 4th 2017, 2pm to 3:30pm

(independent studio time until 6pm)

$30 fee includes:

12" x 12" canvas

Paint marker

Use of sketching and painting materials

Instruction and guidance by local artist/cartoonist, Steve Conroy

Cookies will be provided

Bring your favorite beverage/snacks

Space is limited

Sign up now


Saturday, March 11 2017 at 10am-2pm

Soul Art Workshops

“Soul art awakens our intuitive senses and guides us to our highest potential through connection with our creativity and essence. The soul art process accesses our soul and takes us out of our human process into a spiritual process which opens pathways of discovery”. Elizabeth Fritz

$100.00

Will include canvas, paints and paint brushes for each participant.


Past Classes At Artista Bottega


Instructor Bio

HALLE OFALVEY

Halle has been a seamstress for 50 years and has worked as a stitcher and in alterations for more than 37 years. She has worked at Dayton’s, Liemandt’s, Hubert Whites, Men’s Warehouse and as a stitcher costuming at The Guthrie, Northwestern Costume House, Minnehaha Academy, and Interact Center. She has learned to go inside and outside the precise box of haute couture sewing techniques this allows for creative experimentation in alterations and highly appreciated when considering the deconstruction of a fine garment. She has taught private lesson for over 20 years and enjoys sewing even though she needs twice as much light now.

Sewing Salon  

Fine Tune your Fit with Alterations

The human body is beautiful and unique. Most off-the-rack clothing can be easily altered. Fitting yourself is nearly impossible.

This small group setting will provides a comfortable atmosphere with guidance to alter garments to fit you. Learn simple easy tricks and techniques to have your clothes look like they were made for you. 

We will cover:
hemming pants, skirts, and sleeves
- taking seams in and out
- eliminating gaps
- adjusting straps
- other alterations to your clothing that compliments your body and style. Bring your sewing machine, notions, garments and your ideas for your first class.

September 14 – October 19 2016
Wednesday Evenings 6:30 - 8:30
$150 per six-week session

Class size is limited to 6 students.

Instructor - Halle O‘Falvey

Students will need a basic knowledge of sewing with machines. For further information call Artista Bottega 651-493-0861


Create your own unique "Dia de los muertos" skull painting

Local Artist/cartoonist, Steve Conroy shares his own style and techniques on creating a unique and fun cartoon skull painting.

Saturday, October 22nd, 2016
2 pm to 3:30 (independent studio time until 6pm)
Classes will be held at the Artista Bottega 937 7th St. West, Saint Paul, MN. For more information and to sign up for the class go to

Space is limited, so sign up now!

Class fee $25
Includes:
One 12"x12"  blank canvas
One black oil based marker
One paint brush
Use of an array of acrylic paints
Use of sketching materials
Instruction of style and technique
Independent studio time

  Space is limited, so sign up now!

Steve Conroy

Create your own Cat Christmas Painting

Saturday, December 10 2016 at 2pm to 3:30 (independent studio time until 6 pm} 

Just in time for Christmas. A perfect gift or a wonderful addition to your holiday decor.

$30 Class includes a 12"x12" canvas, an acrylic paint marker, sketching materials, use of acrylic paints and instructional guidance from local artist/cartoonist; Steve Conroy. 

Hot apple cider and cookies will be available!


Heart Matters Presents:

Painting Class!

O'Christmas Tree- Monday December 12th 2016 6pm-9pm
Night Hike- Tuesday December 13th 2016 6pm-9pm

$35 per painter and class

All craft supplies included

All ages

You are encouraged to bring food and beverages as there will not be any provided by the instructor.

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Create your own "Puppy love" painting for Valentines day!

February 4th 2017,  2pm to 3:30 pm (Independent studio time until 6}

Perfect "Date" night idea. Create your favorite dog painting for you or a loved one.

$30 class fee includes:

12"x12" canvas

Black acrylic paint marker

Use of sketch and painting materials

Instruction and techniques by local artist/cartoonist, Steve Conroy

Independent studio time in a comfortable and functional space

Cookies and cider

Feel free to bring your own beverages and snack