Deborah Ballog-Kiln Formed Glass: , see for more about deb and her classes

             (205) 999-3194

Hosting Celebration Events - Call to schedule your party!

APRIL 2017:

Wednesdays, April 5th, 12th & 19th - 3 day START-UP class from 9am to 12pm.  Learn all the basics and complete 10 to 12 projects.  $150

Wednesday, April 26th - OPEN STUDIO from 9am to 3pm.  Open to all students that have completed "start-up" class.

Saturdays, April 8th, 15th & 22nd - 3 day PATTERN BAR class from 9am to 12pm.  Stack 14 layers of glass over stainless steel rods creating intricate patterns to be incorporated in finished pieces.  $150

Saturday, April 29th - 1 day SLURRY from 9am to 12pm.  Create one of a kind patterns using glass powders as slurry.  $50

MAY 2017:

Wednesdays, May 3rd, 10th & 17th - 3 day class WINDOWS from 9am to 12pm.  Create components with metal inclusions to be incorporated in finished pieces.  $150

Wednesday, May 24th - OPEN STUDIO from 9am to 3pm.  Open to all students that have completed "start-up" class.

Wednesday, May 31st - PAPERWEIGHTS from 9am to 12pm.  No experience required.   $50

Saturday, May 6th - OPEN STUDIO from 9am to 3pm.  Open to all students that have completed "start-up" class.

Saturdays, May 13th, 20th & 27th - 3 day COLOR AND DESIGN from 9am to 12pm.  Work with the color wheel and learn the secrets to component placement.  $150

Open Studio after all classes until 3pm

All glass, instruction & kiln firings are included in class fee.  Please see Deborah Ballog's website for more details.






  Amy Collins is an award-winning painter and illustrator. She has taught classes and workshops in oil, acrylic and watercolor. Amy's professional work experience as a medical illustrator has influenced her painting style, best described as contemporary realism.
  This class, designed for all levels, will help you improve your skills while challenging you to become a better painter. Working from still lifes, photographs and models, we will cover the basics, such as color, composition and form. The class will combine demonstrations with individual instruction to help you discover your own style while enjoying the process of painting. Cost is $120 per month (4 sessions).  CONTACT AMY FOR INFO.





FRIDAY MORNINGS - 9:30 to 12 noon  SIX WEEK SESSION - $125

All the basics will be introduced.  Drawing mediums will be explored as well as composition and teaching the hands to draw what the eyes see.  Sessions are ongoing and students can join in at any time.



Basic introduction to watercolor.  Drawing composition and painting techniques will be covered.  A supply list will be presented at the first class.  Sessions will be ongoing and students can join in at any time.


Wednesday or Thursday mornings from 9:30am to 12 noon                    $125/6 week session

Introduction to the properties of the Acrylics.  Basic skills and methods will be covered by working hands on to develop your own images.  Supply list will be given when you register.  Sessions will be ongoing and students can join in anytime.


Tuesday afternoons from 1:30 to 4pm$125/6 week session

Students will examine the varied applications of Acrylic, Mixed Media and Water Media as they explore and develop their own individual path to fine art painting.


$35 for 90 minute session

Private or group classes can be arranged according to student's schedule.  All the basics will be introduced.  Drawing mediums will be explored as well as composition and teaching the hands to draw what the eyes see.


Monday afternoons from 3-4:30pm                            $25 for 90 minute group session

A fun environment where children can hone their art skills and features Drawing, Painting and Sculpture activities.  This is the introduction to art class every adult wishes they had in elementary school.  Each week a project will be begun and finished.  Classes are ongoing.

PARTIES - Children's birthday, special groups, adult friends, scouts

Private parties can be arranged according to needs.  Email me for pricing and date.

Contact Sandra Fuller for class reservations and information:

cell:   (205)  218-4861   email:     


     Lana Hobbs-Pottery from Hand to Home:                                                         (205) 259-8524

6 WEEK POTTERY WHEEL - $200,  Thursdays from 6:30-8:30pm  April 27th through June 1st

4 WEEK HAND BUILDING CLASSES - $200, Tuesdays from 6:30-8:30pm  May 2nd -23rd

HAND BUILT PLATTER WORKSHOP - $45, Tuesdays from 6:30-8:30pm, April 25th or June 27th

HAND BUILT MUG WORKSHOP - $35, Tuesdays from 6:30-8:30pm, June 13th

SUMMER PAINT & CLAY CAMP - $250, Monday-Friday from 9am-Noon, June 5th-9th

SUMMER CLAY CAMP - $250, Monday-Friday from 9am-Noon, June 19th-23rd

***All supplies included in fee for all classes.***




For details visit Lana Hobbs at


            Rik Lazenby-Painting &  Mixed Media:

             (205) 281-5273


Rik Lazenby is accepting students for his painting/mixed media classes.  Classes are ongoing and will be limited to a maximum of ten students per class, thus allowing for individual attention.  Classes will be held in Rik's teaching studio at Artists on the Bluff.  All skill levels are welcome.  Students will need to bring their own canvas, board and art supplies.  A supply list will be given to students at their first meeting.  Please contact Rik Lazenby to register.

Tuesdays     9am to 12pm  or 1:30pm  to 4:30pm    Adult Class  

Cost:  $120 per month (4 sessions)


          Jayne Morgan-Painter:  

             (205) 902-5226

Please see Jayne's website for a complete schedule of classes and to register for class.

CHILDREN'S PAINTING CLASS (K-5th grades):  Mondays & Tuesdays from 3-4pm.  $25 per class.  Students will create a new painting each class.  Bluff Park Elementary students may come to the studio directly after school at 2:45pm.

OPEN STUDIO PAINTING CLASS (ages 7 & up):  Tuesdays from 4:30-6pm.  $30 per class.  This class allows students the opportunity to work on painting of their choice at their own pace, it may take one class or several to complete a painting.  Jayne will provide individual guidance to each student.  Students must be able to work on their own while Jayne assists other students.

ADULT CLASS:  Mondays from 6:30-8:00pm.  $35 per class.  All supplies are included.  Class will complete a painting in a fun, relaxing atmosphere.  No experience required.

SATURDAY OPEN STUDIO:  $30, 10-11:30am,   April 29th, May 6th or May 20th

SUMMER OPEN STUDIO:  $25, 4-6pm, May 30th, June 1st, June 6th or June 8th

MINI ART CAMP FOR MINIS:  $125, May 31st - June 2nd

DRAWING & PAINTING CAMP:  $150, May 31st-June 2nd

ART CAMP:  from $250, June 5th-9th

Please see Jayne's website for complete details and to register for classes.


BIRTHDAY or HOLIDAY PARTY:  $30 per painter for 2 hours for 6-16 people.  Whether for a child's birthday party or an office holiday party, celebrating at the studio is a fun experience.  For about an hour and a half we will create a painting of your choice, then have 30 minutes to party.  You may bring food and drink.  All painting supplies are included.  The party will create a painting in a fun, relaxing atmosphere and leave with a finished work of art.  No experience required.

-        Individual Private Lessons: 1 hr - $45; 2 hrs -$80

-        Group Private Lessons:  1 hr - $30 per person; 2 hrs - $60 per person

-        Groups and Birthday parties – call for info

          Don Rankin-Watercolor:                                                                                                                                                                   (205) 979-6581

-        Classes will resume shortly.   Please register now to reserve your spot.

WATERCOLOR CLASS - Class meets every Thursday (except holidays) from 9:30-11:30am.  $125 per month.  Contact artist for supply list.  This is a course in watercolor painting technique.  While the primary emphasis will be upon learning to handle this exciting medium, we also want to have fun.  We will explore various traditional techniques, such as direct washes and wet into wet applications to build form, value, texture and mood.

     Contact artist for supply list



*** has all class details***

Open Studio Workshop, $20, Saturday, April 22nd 9am-4pm

Railroad Spike Knife, $150, Saturday, April 22nd 10am-4pm

Blacksmithing 101 $30, Sunday, April 23rd 10am-12pm

Acid Etching & Patina $50, Sunday, April 23rd at 1pm or Saturday, April 29th at 5pm


All materials are included in price of class.  Closed toed shoes or boots, long sleeve 100% cotton shirt or overshirt needs to be worn for safety.  See for more information and to register for classes.

            Darla Williamson-Zentangle & Clay:

             (205) 305-2082


After school on Thursdays from 3-4PM ( Elementary Age)  or 4-5PM (Middle School Age) , we will create different projects using Zentangle and lots of other fun ideas!  $80 per month

ORGANICS AND COLOR - April  18th at 2pm.  We will learn how to use brush markers like watercolor to create a large piece on watercolor paper.  Each class is about 3 hours.  $75 includes supplies.

BLUE ORGANICS - May 23rd at 10am.  We will use blue ink & pastel chalk pencils to create beautiful floral images on tan paper.  $45 includes supplies.

GEMSTONES - May 16th at 10am or 6pm.  Learn to create the latest trend in Zentangle - gemstones!  We will use Inktense water color pencils to create the almost 3D gemstones.  A great addition to custom made cards.  $45 includes supplies.

SUMMER ZENTANGLE INSPIRED CAMP for 7-10 YEAR OLDS - June 12th - 16th from 9am - NOON.  We will learn how to draw different patterns and incorporate them into other art projects.  $150 includes all supplies.

SUMMER ART CAMP for ages 11+ - June 19th - 23rd from 1-4pm.  We will incorporate Zentangle patterns into a variety of different art techniques including color splash and collage art.  $150 includes all supplies.

ADULT ART JOURNAL CAMP for ages 12+ - July 10th-14th from 10am-4pm.  We will learn different techniques to create an art journal, including color splash, paper marbling and much, much more!  $300 includes all supplies.

Private classes for children and adults are also available.


  See Darla's website for photos of what you will make in class!



Tuesdays or Thursdays from 4-5pm

Imagine your child with a new original work of art each month.  Led by elementary art teacher, Ahmad Austin, this class teaches a step by step drawing and painting method.  Mr. Austin ensures that each child who attends will receive a top-quality classroom experience.

PALETTE KNIFE PAINTING CLASS - $125, Saturday, April 29th from 10am-3pm.  See Ahmad's website for details.

SUMMER ART CAMP (Grades 3rd-7th) - $179 per week, Monday through Thursday from 9am-Noon, June 12th-15th, June 19th-22nd, July 10th-13th or July 17th-21st.  More details on Ahmad's website.



See Ahmad's website for full details.