Summer 2019

At Flicker Street Studio, we have small classes which ensures individual instruction.  Instructors put a lot of care and work into offering the best classes possible.  Please look over our class POLICIES before you sign up. We are looking forward to teaching you this season!

Beginner - Covers the very basic techniques of the medium at a slower pace and offers a lot of individual help for all students. No prior experience in the medium is required.

Beginner-Intermediate - Reviews basic techniques for beginners as needed, and offers practice exercises to assist in gaining confidence and experience with the medium. 

Intermediate-Advanced  - The student has a basic knowledge of the medium.  The class offers more challenging exercises and encourages individual expression. 

 
There are two easy ways to sign up for a class:
1. Paypal – Purchase class from the drop down menu and click "Register."
2. Call (901) 767-2999 or (901) 431-1455 or email flickerstreet@gmail.com

If you have any problems with PayPal, please email us your phone number and we can sign you up over the phone.  flickerstreet@gmail.com 


  • July Workshops

  • Oil Painting: Fast and Loose
    Instructor: Sunny Montgomery

    Class Full! Please send an email with your phone number
    to be placed on the wait list...flickerstreet@gmail.com

    Tuesday and Thursday
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    July 23rd and 25th | 2 Sessions
    $125 - materials included | Beginner and up | Ages 15+

    Loosen up and enjoy the process as we use the versatility of oil paint to paint fast and small. The focus of this class is simplifying the process by painting quickly wet-on-wet on multiple small canvases and panels. This “Daily Painting” approach facilitates growth and confidence. Students will choose their own subject matter or work from a still life. New students will learn the basics of oil painting as more experienced painters continue to develop and refine their skills.

  • Collage: A Master Study
    Instructor: Susan Maakestad

    Class Full!
    Please send an email with
    your phone number to be placed on wait list...flickerstreet@gmail.com

    Saturday
    9:00 am - 2:00 pm
    July 27th | 1 Session
    $125 - materials included | Beginner and up | Ages 15+

    In this class students will reinterpret a master painting by using cut papers. Students will gain insights into an artist’s design and color choices and develop skills in creative decision making.


  • August Workshops

  • Watercolor: Exploring Abstraction
    Instructor: Nancy Cheairs

    Class Almost Full! Please send an email
    with your phone number...flickerstreet@gmail.com

    Saturday
    9:00 am - 2:00 pm
    August 10th | 1 Session
    $125 - materials included | Beginner and up | Ages 15+

    Watercolor is full of surprises: A wash of color can suggest a form as it runs across the page in unpredictable and beautiful ways. The fluidity and spontaneity of the medium is perfect for exploring abstraction. In this class students will work with a variety of watercolor materials and focus on finding ways to abstract imagery using photographs and other sources.

  • Contemporary Portraits
    Instructor: Emma Kate Rose

    Saturday
    9:00 am - 2:00 pm
    August 17th | 1 Session
    $125 - materials included | Beginner and up | Ages 15+

    Contemporary portrait artists will be our guides to the processes and dynamics of portraiture. Using photographs, students will draw with charcoal and paint with colored inks as they learn to simplify facial features through value and shape.

    Saturday, August 17, 9 am - 2 pm