Furniture Facelift, with Kathy Wahl

10am – 5pm Sunday, TBA

Do you have a piece of furniture that is in need of a facelift? Come learn how to update and breathe new life into a piece that needs love — and make it look like it came from a home decor magazine! Pieces for the seminar should be small — something you can carry — such as a chair or a small table. If you would like to work on a larger dresser, just bring a drawer. Cost is $85, and most supplies are included. Bring your lunch!

Beginner Decorative Painting, with Kathy Wahl

9am – noon Thursdays, TBA (four classes)

In this class, you will learn the basics of decorative painting with a step-by-step method. These classes will provide you the basics of brush care and handling, blending techniques, prepping and more. This is a stress-free, project-oriented class, which means you will go home with a finished piece and have fun while making it. Cost is $95, including most supplies.

Continuing class – Third Sundays Children’s Art, With Kathy Wahl

1pm -3 pm Sundays, March 25, April 15, May 20, & June 17

Children will enjoy drawing, painting and other media in classes for children. Classes are free, but very limited class size. Includes all supplies. Call or e-mail the Gallery to register. To register or for questions, email or visit On The Hill Gallery.

Space is limited, so sign up early!

Summer Art Camp – pictures



Summer Sampler Art Camp hosted by On the Hill Gallery

York County children and teens are invited to “sample” art this summer at On The Hill Gallery – free of charge!

We are offering the Summer Sampler Art Camp July 10-July 14 for ages 6-10 and July 17-21 for ages 11-14. Classes will be taught in two three-hour “sample” sessions – one in the morning and one in afternoon – in a variety of subjects. Students may take a total of six hours of classes – either on a single day or on two separate days. If students take a full day, they should bring a packed lunch and snacks.

Our schedule:

July 10-14 (Ages 6-10)

• July 10 Mosaics: 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm
• July 11 Air Dry Clay Sculpture: 9am-12pm
• July 12 Photography: 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm
• July 13 Air Dry Clay Sculpture: 9am-12pm
• July 13 Collage/Altered Art: 1pm-4pm
• July 14 Acrylic Painting With Texture: 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm

July 17-21 (Ages 11-14)

• July 17 Anime: 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm
• July 18 Photography: 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm
• July 19 Map Making: 9am-12pm
• July 19 Wax Resist: 1pm-4pm
• July 20 Pottery: 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm
• July 21 Pottery: 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm

Registration is first come first served and will take place BY PHONE ONLY.
Call On The Hill Gallery at 757-369-1108 to register.

Mosaic Plate

Explore beginning techniques in mosaics to create this beautiful ceramic porcelain plate art picture on wood canvas. Participants will learn to properly break, glue and grout their artwork. This is approximately a five-hour workshop. Bring a bag lunch. Supplies are included by students are welcome to bring their own plate if they prefer.
Instructor Tina Crawford

Cost $75

When June 19, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM – 15:00 PM

Where On the Hill Gallery 402 Main Street Historic Yorktown 757-369-1108

To register go to our website and download a registration form, fill it out and send it in.

The 1-2-3 Method — Drawing, Values, Color, With Lew Thatcher

On The Hill Gallery Artist Lew Thatcher will teach a three-day workshop at the Gallery June 23-25.

The workshop is four hours per day, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. with an hour for lunch. Subject matter to be landscape, seascape or cityscape from each student’s own photographs. Cost for workshop is $125. Registration deadline is June 5. Register for the class. The materials list download is here.

Drawing, Values, Color, With Lew Thatcher

Repurpose and Paint a Suitcase, With Kathy Wahl

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, June 4 at On The Hill Gallery

Bring in an old hard-sided small- to medium-size suitcase with two yards of contrasting or complimentary fabric. Using paint and directions supplied by the teacher each student will decorate the outside of their suitcase to create a one-of-a-kind carrier that will be the envy of your friends. All levels of painting are welcome. Cost is $50 with a $15 supply fee.Register for the class

Kathy Wah-suitcase1

Third Sundays Children’s Art, With Kathy Wahl

1-3 p.m. Sunday, May 21 at On The Hill Gallery

Children will enjoy drawing, painting and other media in classes for children, taught by a resident artist. Cost is $25, including all supplies; call or e-mail the Gallery to register. Register for the class

Glass Domed Jewelry With Ephemera, with Kathy Wahl

1-4 p.m. Sunday, May 15 at On The Hill Gallery

Come learn how to make jewelry with glass domes and cabochons, metal bezels and ephemera. Create charming and vintage necklaces, earrings, bracelets and even magnets. Cost is $20 plus $7.50 supply fee. Register for the class.

Kathy Wahl-Glass Domed Jewelry