Watercolor Class for Adults

To Register call Shauna 801-756-9614
October 11 from 10 am to 1 pm at the Community Center

we will all do the same thing. This is designed for them to learn some basic and advanced techniques for the beginning student.

11×14 or larger water color paper

Supplies, a set of Vangough paints or Grumbacher (from Michaels) you can purchase at 40% off at Hobby Lobby with online coupon. Please no cheap paint. It makes a BIG difference.
3 brushes 1″ Flat watercolor brush
8 Round brush watercolor
1 Liner, longer preferable.
A white or clear glass plate and a cup for water and napkins or paper towels, salt any size and rubbing alcohol.
Grumbacher is recomended


Auditions for Timpanogos Chamber Orchestra

will be held for new students this coming Saturday, September 13th at 8:00 am

at the Liahona Preparatory Academy

The program aims to develop note reading, improve ensemble playing skills, learn to play more artistically, work with professional conductors and add to their repertoire of carefully prepared classical, modern and current music trends.

For more information contact Cathy Johnson at TCOorchestra@gmail or visit www.TCOStrings.com


After School Art Club

At the Community Center

Once a month on the 1st Monday of each month

Mondays from 3-4:30 pm

Sept 8…….October 6……..November 10……..December 1


September 8th we will be learning about analogous color combinations, working with autumn leaves and learning techniques with fall colors.  You will go home with 3 different projects all different mediums.  We will also have a snack of fall menu items, please let us know if your child has any food allergies.
October 6 we will be experimenting with pumpkins designs and other Halloween projects.
November we will focus on Thanksgiving art.
December will be very fun with Holiday Projects.  More details will follow.

Instructions in various mediums including

cartooning, water color, acrylic, colored pencil,

pen and ink, zen art, scratch art, etc.

$10 / time……Ages 8 and up

A schedule will be published at highlandcityarts.org in August



Auditions for Anne Frank Play
September 5 and 6, Friday from 7-9 pm and Saturday from

10 am-2 pm.
The play will be held the last week in October, the 25th to Nov 1st, at the Community Center in Highland at 7:30 pm.  We invite anyone interested to try out. 

Further Details will follow shortly.
Questions:  Call Shauna 801-756-9614
More information highlandcityarts.org



Watercolor Class

This is a very popular class for both beginning and experienced watercolorists.  The teacher for this class is Sharon Cannon.  You can see her work at the city building.  Sharon has a maters degree in art from BYU and is an excellant teacher.  
To register
Call Shauna 801-756-9614
$20 per class or $50 for all three if you sign up in advance
September 22 at 10 am at the Community Center
A lightweight board to paint on about 12″ X 16″ or larger…to clip 1/4 sheet of watercolor paper 
Good watercolor paper (Arches or Fabriano) NOT in a tablet…one sheet torn into 4 sheets
Backs of old discarded watercolor paper to practice on
Good palette with mixing space……we have some available for $11.79 if you do not have any 
Good paints (no childrens paint boxes from the store)  Grumbacher, Windsor Newton or equilvilant
Colors:  Alizarin Crimson or Anthrquinoid red, ultramarine blue, burnt sienna, Indian yellow or cad yellow, yellow orchre,cad orange, carbazole violet and quinacridone gold and ultramarine blue to mix your own green.
A water container ( no glass), an old towel, paper towels (viva is best), brushes round wc brushes #12, 7, 4 or 5, flat brushes 1 1/2 ” and 1/2 “
Sharon recommends Carl Purcell’s book “Your Artists Brain” for both painting and drawing…if you want to get a head start.
Hope to see you there….I know you will find this class very inspirational.


Is there something you would like to learn or to teach?

If you have a class you would like to take to learn new skills or something that you would like to share and teach to others let us know.  Go to this form, Proposal Form for Classes and Workshops, and fill it out and save it to your computer and then attach it to an email to shaunaholt@live.com or highlandcityarts@gmail.com.


Friends of Art


We are always looking for new members and you can contact Corene Bennett at 801-768 9643 for further information or to register.

MEETINGS, 2014 — Twice Monthly
Guest Artist, 10:45–1 pm (Come early so we can start at 11).  Workshop, 11–2pm:  choose your project & potluck lunch.  Also considering Museum tours.              
Membership Policy:  $25 a year, September through May OR $5 a month OR $3 a meeting(visitors: first visit is free, then pay a membership fee)


Questions:  Call Corene Bennett 801-768-9643 or Jo Sudweeks 801-756-9717 

Art Council Chairman of the Board — Shauna Larson 801-756-9614 or highlandcityarts@gmail.com


Also, coming soon we will be displaying art from local artists in the lobby of the Highland City Hall.  Please stop and see the great talent we have right here in our own community.    


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