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Learn to Draw Better with Larry Charles

$200

with Larry Charles

Calendar Oct 5, 2021 at 9 am

If you have always wanted to draw, or if you need new techniques to make your drawing more realistic, our LEARN TO DRAW BETTER workshop is designed for you.  The workshop meets Tuesday mornings, from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, for four weeks at The Holland Center Art Studio, on the following days: October 5, 12, 19, and 26.

Participants will learn five techniques for drawing proportions, shading, rendering a face likeness, and other skills. The workshop will provide all the drawing supplies that you need.

Instructor, Larry Charles, has been teaching art for over 30 years at museums, the Scottsdale Artists' School, and art gallery studios. He particularly likes the challenge of showing new artists how to create a realistic image.  Expect to do two or three sketches and finished drawings in each class.  We are very fortunate to have an artist the caliber of Larry Charles teaching at The Holland Center.

The workshop studio will have clean, socially-distanced tables for each participant. 

Hybrid-Hypnosis - Level II

$45

with Michele Guy Syne

Calendar Oct 9, 2021 at 9 am

Michele Guy Syne, C.Ht. uses a hybrid-hypnosis and the power of the subconscious mind to quickly, and easily remove limiting beliefs, and patterns of behavior which no longer serve you. The emotional pain behind trauma, PTSD, addictions, fears, phobias, and anxiety are released, freeing you up to live your life with joy, and passion. Michele will teach you some simple tools to improve your quality of life, such as Self-Hypnosis, to allow you to make lasting shifts in your perspective. Change your perspective, and you change your life! It is a fun, and exciting adventure. Come and see what is possible for you in your life, and experience an Emotional Release for yourself!

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Fused Glass Halloween

$50

with Karen Ledin

Calendar Oct 9, 2021 at 10 am

“’When witches go riding and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers, ’tis near Halloween.’ 

Come laugh and whisper while making a fun set of fused glass pieces for Halloween. They can be used as coasters, and they make wonderful gifts! Let the creative Spirits inspire you!”

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Friends and Family CPR - 12:00

Free

with Carolyn Kirkendall

Calendar Oct 20, 2021 at 12 pm

Would you like to learn how to save a life? Family and Friends CPR is for people who want to learn this life-saving skill, but do not need a CPR course completion card or certification to meet a job requirement. This course is for community groups, new parents, grandparents, babysitters, and others interested in learning how to save a life. 

It will be presented once a month, and you will have a choice of times. There is no charge, but donations are cheerfully accepted.  Please register as space is limited. 

Friends and Family CPR - 2:00

Free

with Carolyn Kirkendall

Calendar Oct 20, 2021 at 2 pm

Would you like to learn how to save a life? Family and Friends CPR is for people who want to learn this life-saving skill, but do not need a CPR course completion card or certification to meet a job requirement. This course is for community groups, new parents, grandparents, babysitters, and others interested in learning how to save a life. 

It will be presented once a month, and you will have a choice of times. There is no charge, but donations are cheerfully accepted.  Please register as space is limited. 

Hybrid-Hypnosis Emotional Release

$20

with Michele Guy Syne

Calendar Oct 23, 2021 at 9 am

This amazing event with Michele Guy Syne, certified Hypnotherapist, will enable you to focus on areas of your life that have been troubling you. You will get instruction and practice in how to experience Emotional Release. Here is a list of areas you might choose to focus on: Releasing stress,  fear,  bad habits, painful memories, emotional trauma, procrastination, and much more! There is no better time to start healing. 

 

Learn to do Realistic Watercolors - (Four Weekly Sessions)

$200

with Larry Charles

Calendar Nov 2, 2021 at 9 am

If you have always been fascinated with watercolor painting, now's your chance. This four-session watercolor workshop is designed for beginners and those current watercolorists who want to achieve more realistic techniques. With each class, Larry introduces new techniques so that you can take his classes over and over!

Instructor, noted local artist, Larry Charles, teaches five techniques for capturing landscapes in fleeting sunlight, quick-sketch plein air pictures, lifelike characters, watercolor postcards, and landscape perspectives. 

Workshop attendees should bring their own watercolor supplies, based on a list of recommendations from the instructor, which will be sent to you upon registration. Classes are on the following dates: November 2, 9, 16, and 30.  Please note that there is no class on Thanksgiving week.

Expect to see one instructor demo during each three-hour class and plan to complete at least one watercolor each session.

Takes place in the Mesquite Art Studio at the Holland Center.  You will be socially distanced.  The class size is limited, so register early.

Graceful Longevity

$25

with Phyllis Strupp

Calendar Nov 2, 2021 at 10 am

The secret to living long and well is a brain that lasts as long as your life. This workshop will cover the following: The difference between lifespan and brainspan; 5 drivers of healthy cells for longevity; The activity that enables the brain to get better with age; How to use the Rejuvenation Mine tool to renew body cells.

This is certainly a workshop that you will not want to miss!!

Price includes book and handouts. 





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