Classes

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Fuel your creativity with Rex Art Classes! Rex Art offers a variety of unique, stimulating classes that will inspire you and take you to a new place in your art. Whether you are a seasoned artist looking to expand your skill-set or a creative person looking to jump into the arts, you’ll find what you are looking for at Rex Art!

Keep an eye on this calendar for our upcoming schedule.

Jan 18 Sat
Mixed Media – Part 1 @ REX ART
10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.

Learn how to use and include mixed media including encaustic techniques in your work. Control and manipulate hot wax to create beautiful interesting finishes combined with image transfers and collage. Used in combination with other painting and drawing techniques encaustic can bring incredible depth and richness to your work.

Materials List (*Items marked with an asterisk are required):

*Water color paper 140lbs cold press at least one sheet

Water soluble wax pastels

Wax or oil pastels

*Graphite pencils

Charcoal

Soft pastels

*Water media brushes suitable for use with acrylics

*Photographs and photocopies

Decorative papers and imitation gold or metallic leaf

*Scissors

*QTips

*Craft knife

*Paper towel

*Note pad and pen

Instructor Bio:

CeliaCelia Buchanan is a mixed media artist and holds a B.A. in 2-D surface design from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee, Scotland, and an M.A. in arts management in education from the City University, London. Celia’s work has been featured in galleries notably the Institute of Education, London, National Exhibition Center, U.K. and The London Design Center. The author of several books and magazine articles on surface design and fiber arts, Celia has been working in her field for over two decades. She now works and lives in SE FL, teaches throughout the USA and works as a materials consultant for art material manufacturers from Europe, Australia and the United States.

Minimum 5 students / maximum 12 students

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.

Mixed Media – Part 2 @ REX ART
1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.

Learn how to use and include mixed media including encaustic techniques in your work. Control and manipulate hot wax to create beautiful interesting finishes combined with image transfers and collage. Used in combination with other painting and drawing techniques encaustic can bring incredible depth and richness to your work.

Materials List (*Items marked with an asterisk are required):

*Water color paper 140lbs cold press at least one sheet

Water soluble wax pastels

Wax or oil pastels

*Graphite pencils

Charcoal

Soft pastels

*Water media brushes suitable for use with acrylics

*Photographs and photocopies

Decorative papers and imitation gold or metallic leaf

*Scissors

*QTips

*Craft knife

*Paper towel

*Note pad and pen

Instructor Bio:

CeliaCelia Buchanan is a mixed media artist and holds a B.A. in 2-D surface design from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee, Scotland, and an M.A. in arts management in education from the City University, London. Celia’s work has been featured in galleries notably the Institute of Education, London, National Exhibition Center, U.K. and The London Design Center. The author of several books and magazine articles on surface design and fiber arts, Celia has been working in her field for over two decades. She now works and lives in SE FL, teaches throughout the USA and works as a materials consultant for art material manufacturers from Europe, Australia and the United States.

Minimum 5 students / maximum 12 students

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.

Feb 8 Sat
Mixed Media – Part 1 @ REX ART
10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.

Learn how to use and include mixed media including encaustic techniques in your work. Control and manipulate hot wax to create beautiful interesting finishes combined with image transfers and collage. Used in combination with other painting and drawing techniques encaustic can bring incredible depth and richness to your work.

Materials List (*Items marked with an asterisk are required):

*Water color paper 140lbs cold press at least one sheet

Water soluble wax pastels

Wax or oil pastels

*Graphite pencils

Charcoal

Soft pastels

*Water media brushes suitable for use with acrylics

*Photographs and photocopies

Decorative papers and imitation gold or metallic leaf

*Scissors

*QTips

*Craft knife

*Paper towel

*Note pad and pen

Instructor Bio:

CeliaCelia Buchanan is a mixed media artist and holds a B.A. in 2-D surface design from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee, Scotland, and an M.A. in arts management in education from the City University, London. Celia’s work has been featured in galleries notably the Institute of Education, London, National Exhibition Center, U.K. and The London Design Center. The author of several books and magazine articles on surface design and fiber arts, Celia has been working in her field for over two decades. She now works and lives in SE FL, teaches throughout the USA and works as a materials consultant for art material manufacturers from Europe, Australia and the United States.

Minimum 5 students / maximum 12 students

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.

Mixed Media – Part 2 @ REX ART
1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.

Learn how to use and include mixed media including encaustic techniques in your work. Control and manipulate hot wax to create beautiful interesting finishes combined with image transfers and collage. Used in combination with other painting and drawing techniques encaustic can bring incredible depth and richness to your work.

Materials List (*Items marked with an asterisk are required):

*Water color paper 140lbs cold press at least one sheet

Water soluble wax pastels

Wax or oil pastels

*Graphite pencils

Charcoal

Soft pastels

*Water media brushes suitable for use with acrylics

*Photographs and photocopies

Decorative papers and imitation gold or metallic leaf

*Scissors

*QTips

*Craft knife

*Paper towel

*Note pad and pen

Instructor Bio:

CeliaCelia Buchanan is a mixed media artist and holds a B.A. in 2-D surface design from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee, Scotland, and an M.A. in arts management in education from the City University, London. Celia’s work has been featured in galleries notably the Institute of Education, London, National Exhibition Center, U.K. and The London Design Center. The author of several books and magazine articles on surface design and fiber arts, Celia has been working in her field for over two decades. She now works and lives in SE FL, teaches throughout the USA and works as a materials consultant for art material manufacturers from Europe, Australia and the United States.

Minimum 5 students / maximum 12 students

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.

Mar 1 Sat
Acrylic Surfaces & Mediums – Part 1 @ REX ART
10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Please note: This class has been cancelled. Join our mailing list for future class announcements! Thank you.

Explore Acrylic Surfaces, Mediums and Faux Finishing Techniques:

Ideal for all experience levels. Develop painting skills and Faux Finishing Techniques essential for the Artist or Interior Decorator. This class explores the creation of  beautiful surfaces using texture and color, incorporating faux and glazing techniques that can be applied in a myriad of applications from fine art to home decor.

Instructor Bio:

CeliaCelia Buchanan is a mixed media artist and holds a B.A. in 2-D surface design from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee, Scotland, and an M.A. in arts management in education from the City University, London. Celia’s work has been featured in galleries notably the Institute of Education, London, National Exhibition Center, U.K. and The London Design Center. The author of several books and magazine articles on surface design and fiber arts, Celia has been working in her field for over two decades. She now works and lives in SE FL, teaches throughout the USA and works as a materials consultant for art material manufacturers from Europe, Australia and the United States.

Minimum 5 students / maximum 12 students

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.

Acrylic Surfaces & Mediums – Part 2 @ REX ART
1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Please note: This class has been cancelled. Join our mailing list for future class announcements! Thank you.

Explore Acrylic Surfaces, Mediums and Faux Finishing Techniques:

Ideal for all experience levels. Develop painting skills and Faux Finishing Techniques essential for the Artist or Interior Decorator. This class explores the creation of  beautiful surfaces using texture and color, incorporating faux and glazing techniques that can be applied in a myriad of applications from fine art to home decor.

Instructor Bio:

CeliaCelia Buchanan is a mixed media artist and holds a B.A. in 2-D surface design from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee, Scotland, and an M.A. in arts management in education from the City University, London. Celia’s work has been featured in galleries notably the Institute of Education, London, National Exhibition Center, U.K. and The London Design Center. The author of several books and magazine articles on surface design and fiber arts, Celia has been working in her field for over two decades. She now works and lives in SE FL, teaches throughout the USA and works as a materials consultant for art material manufacturers from Europe, Australia and the United States.

Minimum 5 students / maximum 12 students

Please note: Students must pre-register for classes at least 48 hours in advance. Thank you.