305 N 5th St Norfolk, NE 68701 info@norfolkartscenter.org (402) 371-7199

Calendar

Nov
2
Thu
Ladies Guild Fall Luncheon
Nov 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Nov
4
Sat
Creative Quest
Nov 4 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am

Ages: 3-5

Instructor: Hope Pederson

In this class, children will be encouraged to engage, explore, and experiment with a wide variety of art supplies! We’ll play with color mixing, craft with nature, and learn fun and exciting new ways to create art!  This class is geared toward process over product.  This class is designed to nurture and encourage exploration!

Saturdays

5 week session

Color Exploration
Nov 4 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm

Ages: 5-7

Instructor: Hope Pederson

Explore the visual arts through color, line, shape, light, and texture.  Experiment with a variety of art techniques including drawing, painting, and sculpting.

Saturdays

5 week session

Nov
9
Thu
Artist Engagement-Playing with Pastels: Dry Pastel Workshop
Nov 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Age Group: Teen/Adult

Instructor: Holly Ann Schenk

Join renowned artist and educator Holly Ann Schenk for three fun filled hours to play with pastels.  All levels are welcome, from first time with pastels to professional artists.  Topics will include selection and use of materials, techniques, and finishing and framing options.  We will be working from photos, so you will be able to work on subjects of your choice.  The time will be spent with demonstrations, studio time and critiques.  Join us for the gallery reception of Holly Ann’s exhibit after class.

Note:  A supply list will be emailed to registrants once they have registered.

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Nov
17
Fri
Community Game Night
Nov 17 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Free to all! Community Game Night is open to board game lovers of all ages! With over 30 games offered each night, from Ticket To Ride to Apples to Apples and Settlers of Catan to Castles of Burgundy, you’re guaranteed to find a favorite. Host a table, learn how to play a game, or jump right in and demonstrate your mastery of logic, skill or sheer luck. Participants are invited to bring their own games and spread the gamer love.

Nov
18
Sat
Blow it Up!
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Age Group: Adult

Instructor: Lonn Atwood

Come and get creative with some paint and a picture! Take a favorite photo, we’ll blow it up onto canvas, and you will paint over it to create a personalized one of a kind piece that makes a great wall hanging or a gift! We will print your photo onto canvas prior to class, so be sure to register early.

Registration deadline: November 3rd

I Can Cook!
Nov 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am

Ages: 9-13

Instructor: Libby McKay

Aspiring chefs will learn essential preparation and cooking techniques as they prepare a meal using fresh seasonal ingredients.  Discover the artistry of plate presentation and the joy of creating a meal from scratch.  A luncheon for the student and a guess will immediately follow the class.

 

Dec
15
Fri
Community Game Night
Dec 15 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Free to all! Community Game Night is open to board game lovers of all ages! With over 30 games offered each night, from Ticket To Ride to Apples to Apples and Settlers of Catan to Castles of Burgundy, you’re guaranteed to find a favorite. Host a table, learn how to play a game, or jump right in and demonstrate your mastery of logic, skill or sheer luck. Participants are invited to bring their own games and spread the gamer love.

Sing Noel: Norfolk Area Chamber Singers
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Joins us for music and dessert in this annual holiday performance by the Norfolk Area Chamber Singers.

Dec
16
Sat
Screen Printing
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Ages: 11 and Up

Instructor: Meghan O’Connor

This will be a six hour workshop exploring mixed media applications of the screen printing process.  We will apply inks to paper, fabric, and other alternate surfaces to play with layers of color and transparency.  We will also incorporate paper stencils and found textures and objects into our imagery.  Other possible opportunities: put your designs on t-shirts, collaborate with others, and combine your images.

*It will be a brown bag lunch, so please bring one so we can continue working throughout the day!