Posts Tagged ‘art class’

2017 Exhibits, Shows, and Events

2017 Exhibits, Shows, and Events

I am looking forward to sharing my art with you in 2017! The year promises to bring a new mix of gallery shows, outdoor art fairs, and events. Keep an eye on this list, as I will add to it all year long as my schedule evolves. Art Classes: I’m posting my classes on the Uncommon […]

Painting Parties!

Painting Parties!

Did you know that I do painting parties? You know, those paint and wine kind of parties? Yep. Have you tried one? They are an absolute blast! I walk you through a painting, step-by-step and make it easy for you. Even if you think, “I can’t draw a straight line!” that’s ok. Straight lines are boring! […]

Art Classes for Fall 2016

Art Classes for Fall 2016

This fall, I’m offering several classes as well as plenty of events. Collage Class, Session 2: 4 weeks beginning Tuesday, Nov. 15th. We’ll work in a series and learn more collage techniques. Attending session 1 is helpful but not mandatory. You won’t be lost if you start with this session. Register at https://squareup.com/store/uncommon-art-llc/item/collage-class Night of Unfinished […]


Spring Art Classes

Spring Art Classes

Spring showers bring April art classes – or something like that! If the snow and cold has you down, get out and flex your creativity to warm up. My Spring classes are held either at my new studio (Uncommon Art, 178 1/2 N. Main Street in Hudson) while others are held elsewhere. If you have […]

Art Classes for Fall 2015

Art Classes for Fall 2015

Now that the weather is cooling off, it’s time to get out your paints and pens and join an art class! The Art Journaling and Sketching groups are “drop-ins”, so show up when you can. The collage and painting classes have definite start dates, so register before they fill up! And BYOB painting parties? Well, they are just […]

Creative Painting & Collage Class

Creative Painting & Collage Class

Beginning July 23rd, I am offering a class in creative painting and collage. This is a 6-week session that will explore a different collage or painting technique each week. We’ll pull out all the stops and have plenty of fun! If you are new to mixed media art, this is a good way for you […]


Art Classes in June and July

Art Classes in June and July

Ready to exercise your creativity this summer? Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced artist, you’re sure to have fun and learn something. My classes are “drop-ins”, meaning you can one time or every week. It’s up to you! We’ll do something different every time. Mixed Media Exploration Fun with gelatin prints, collage, greeting cards, journals, […]

Art Classes for April-May, 2015

Art Classes for April-May, 2015

Spring is here and it’s time for color! What better way to add color to your day than by trying an art class? These classes are drop-in sessions – come once or come each week – it’s up to you! Don’t hesitate to join in whenever it fits your schedule. Fees listed are for each […]

2015 Exhibits, Shows, Events

2015 Exhibits, Shows, Events

I am looking forward to connecting with you in 2015! Keep an eye on this list, as I will add to it all year long as my exhibit schedule evolves. 2015 52 Weeks, 52 Works, a calendar January 16 – March 4 It’s Secondary, Valley Art Center, Chagrin Falls OH January – February Art Classes […]


Art Classes for January-February 2015

Art Classes for January-February 2015

The New Year makes a perfect time to try something new, so let me encourage you to pick up a paintbrush – your inner artist will thank you! Exercising your creativity can help reduce stress, brighten up the winter doldrums, and – oh – make you happy. Classes are held at my studio, 220 N. […]

Art Classes for November and December 2014

Art Classes for November and December 2014

The year is winding down and I know we are all getting busy, but taking the time for a colorful and creative art class will make all the difference! My classes are “drop-ins”, meaning you can one time or every week. It’s up to you! We’ll do something different every time. Whether you’re a beginner […]

Fall Art Classes

Fall Art Classes

You know me. I believe that everyone is creative and can enjoy making art. Whether you’ve never picked up a paintbrush before or you are an experienced artist, you’re sure to learn something from these classes. The fall schedule of classes is below. They begin the first week of September, with the exception of Expressive […]


Colors and Cocktails

Colors and Cocktails

Thursday, June 12 7-9 pm. Come for an evening of fun and art. Go home with not one – but TWO! – completed artworks: one to wear and one to display. During the evening you will make a colorful pair of chain maille earrings and a unique mixed media collage. No painting or jewelry skills […]

Make a Mini Watercolor Paint Box

Make a Mini Watercolor Paint Box

Learn how to make a tiny palette box for your watercolor paints. These boxes easily slip in your purse or tuck in a pocket so that you can paint everywhere and anywhere. Perfect for traveling or sketching on the go. This little bitty palette makes a great gift for the creative person on your list […]

Hudson Location and Hours

Hudson Location and Hours

Life Needs Art, the studio of Karen Koch, is right in the heart of Hudson, inside: Uncommon Art 178 1/2 N. Main Street, 2nd floor (upstairs from Hudson Oriental Rugs) Hudson, OH 44236 www.artstudioinhudson.com Uncommon Art is a studio, gallery, and art classroom. It’s a collaborative project with myself, Dana Giel-Ray (Bellabor Art Jewelry), and Shannon […]



 
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