There are several ways to celebrate your creativity this Valentine’s at Preble Arts. We are offering several workshops which include Valentine Fabric Postcards, Heart Tumbler, Mixed Media Heart and Valentine’s Topiary along with Valentine’s Magnet Paintings on our Art Menu and Valentine’s Date Night in ceramics or painting. Join us February 1st for our Love is in the Air free studio fee in our Paint Your Own Pottery Studio. There are so many options to choose from you will be sure to fall in love!
Send the gift of love with your own Valentine Fabric Postcard. You will learn your way around a sewing machine to create and embellish your fabric postcard. Join us February 4th from 6 - 8 p.m. to send your love to those far and near. The cost of the workshop is $20 for members and $30 for non-members.
Create your very own beautiful Valentine’s Topiary with Cheri Simon on Saturday, February 8th from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Use fabric, greenery and other materials to create your unique topiary. The decorative base is handmade by local business, Brubaker Metal Craft. The cost of the Valentine’s Topiary workshop is $45, all materials will be provided.
Hearts abound the month of February at Preble Arts! Paint your own Heart Tumbler Tuesday, February 11th from 6 - 8 p.m. In this step by step workshop you will learn several paint your own pottery techniques to create a beautiful tumbler and bonus, you can use these new-found techniques on future visits to our studio. The workshop is $17 for members and $20 for non-members.
Valentine’s Day is among us. Wine, cheese and a new experience all wrapped in one evening can be a lot of pressure to plan. Preble Arts has you covered with a romantic evening with all the elements of a perfect and memorable evening with your loved one. Preble Arts is hosting Valentine’s Date Night Friday, February 14th from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Choose from two art experiences, ceramics or painting, to make an evening you both will enjoy.
During Ceramic Valentine’s Night Out couples will fall in love with the art of clay! Get close and learn the basics of the wheel together. Couples will throw and glaze their own bowl. Make a hand-built Valentine with your loved one during the workshop as well. Ceramic Valentine’s Night Out is $40 a person or $70 a couple, includes a glass of wine & charcuterie.
Valentine’s Night Out is not just for couples – come paint with your friends or bring a date to paint with you. Erin Abney will lead participants step by step in creating their very own love-struck multi-canvas painting. Preble Arts love-struck tree painting makes a beautiful piece to hang in your home whether you make a half by yourself or a whole painting with your friend or partner. The cost is $30 a person or $50 a couple, includes a glass of wine & charcuterie. Preble Arts has the perfect Valentine’s Date Night planned for you and your special someone! Register today to reserve your Valentine’s evening. Register at preblearts.org or by calling 937-456-3999.
Our Mixed Media Heart collage is for all ages! Dive into paint, fabric, ribbon and decorative paper to create your own expression of love collage. Create your Mixed Media Heart Saturday, February 22nd from 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Cost is $20 for members and $30 for non-members, all supplies are provided.
Preble Arts is operated by the Preble County Art Association which features a brand-new sales gallery representing regional artists, classes, a paint your own pottery studio and a new art menu full of make and take art projects. Additional programming for the community includes programs for seniors, youth, at-risk groups and differently-abled populations. For more information about the PCAA and Preble Arts, visit www.preblearts.org. Questions can be answered by calling 937-456-3999. The Preble County Art Association is a nonprofit organization dedicated to making art available and accessible to the community.