Call for Spring 2019 Class Proposals

Calling all artists!  If you have ever considered teaching a class at Emergent Arts please consider submitting a proposal.

Emergent Arts is requesting proposals from Teaching Artists in all disciplines of art for the Spring 2019 semester. Classes and workshops offer emerging artists of all ages exciting opportunities to explore various mediums and themes that are relevant to their age group and skill level.  Proposals for all types of visual and performing arts are welcome.

Our Spring calendar runs from February 5th through May 25th. Classes can span 4 weeks or up to the full semester in length.  Single day workshops are also welcome. Please see our proposal form below for more details.

Applications are due Tuesday, November 5th.

The proposal form can be found here: Proposal Request Spring 2019

“Indulgences” 5th Anniversary Fundraiser

Come and celebrate the 5th Anniversary of Emergent Arts at “Indulgences” on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 6 o’clock in the evening. Hosted by Ms. Dorothy Morris, and Davis and Suellen Tillman, the festivities will take place at 116 Central Avenue (upper level).

Your ticket to “Indulgences” includes multi-course hors d’oeuvres, designer desserts, champagne bar, and specialty cocktails provided by Deep Eddy Vodka. The evening’s entertainment boasts cabaret-style performances, mystic readings, and of course great art. There will also be opportunities throughout the evening to further support the work of Emergent Arts.

This event is not to be missed!

Click here for more information about “Indulgences”

Call for Class Proposals – Fall 2018

Calling all artists!  If you have ever considered teaching a class at Emergent Arts please consider submitting a proposal.

Emergent Arts is requesting proposals from Teaching Artists in all disciplines of art for the Fall 2018 semester. Classes and workshops offer emerging artists of all ages exciting opportunities to explore various mediums and themes that are relevant to their age group and skill level.  Proposals for all types of visual and performing arts are welcome.

Our Fall 2018 calendar runs from September 4th – December 15th. Classes can span 4 weeks or up to the full semester in length.  Single day workshops are also welcome. Please see our proposal form below for more details.

Applications are due Sunday, July 22nd.

The proposal form can be found here: Proposal Request Fall 2018

Summer Camp 2018

Register now for Summer Art Camp!  Ages 5-14. Students will work in three art classes and projects will include, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, and clay. All materials + snack included. Students will need a sack lunch. This year’s dates are July 10-13 and July 17-20, 9am-3pm. Click here to register

Creative Writing Camp is July 24-27. Ages 13+ 10am-2:30pm Students will take part in creative writing classes with local poet Kai Coggin and a bookmaking class. All materials + snack included, students bring a sack lunch.  Click here to register

Foraging for Inspiration – New Workshop Series in May

May is Arkansas Heritage Month and we are celebrating with a series of 5 workshops + a field trip!

Foraging for Inspiration focuses on teaching artists of all ages and skill levels how to use native Arkansas plants and minerals in their creative practice.

Take a look at the exciting classes we have planned! Visit our “Take a Class” section for details on each of the workshops.

Thursdays in May 6-9pm:

5/3 Cotton Paper Making with Jeri Hillis

5/10 Practical Herbalism with Heather Bennet

5/17 Guided Crystal Mining at Wegner’s Crystal Mine (11am , meet at 9:45am)

5/17 Pine Needle Baskets with Vanessa Tomczak

5/24 Deer Skin Crystal Pouch with Filip Johnson

5/31 Solar Dyeing with Foraged Materials with Mitch AufderHeide

Classes are all $15 which includes materials. We hope to see you soon!

A special thank you to the Department of Arkansas Heritage for making this series possible!

Call for Summer Camp Teaching Artists

Emergent Arts is pleased to announce a Request for Teaching Artist Applications for Summer Camp 2018. Summer Camp is for students age 5 to 14.

Emergent Arts is requesting applications from interested teaching artists in all disciplines of art to join our staff for Children’s Summer Camp 2018 (July). Classes and workshops should offer student artists exciting opportunities to explore various mediums and themes. Although camp is primarily visual arts based, applications in all types of creative writing and visual and performing arts are welcome.

Applications for Summer Art Camp are due by Monday April 2ndAll applications will be reviewed by the Programming Committee at that time.  Interested individuals must submit a letter of interest and resume, c.v or biographical information to support your qualifications as a teaching artist.

Application materials should be emailed or mailed to the address below:

vanessa@emergentarts.org

Emergent Arts, attn. Programming Committee

341-A Whittington Ave

Hot Springs, AR 71901

Emergent Arts fosters creativity for emerging artists of all ages in Garland County and surrounding communities. They do this through a dynamic program of classes, workshops, gallery exhibits, and studio space. For more information about the organization and their programs please visit www.emergentarts.org or stop by the gallery at 341-A Whittington Ave.

Spring Break Camp 2018

Come join us for Spring Break at Emergent Arts!  Students ages 5-14 are invited to come get creative during Spring Break.  Camp will run from 10:00am – 2:00pm on Tuesday, March 20st – Friday, March 23th.  Students will participate in a variety of art classes throughout the week.  All materials and snacks will be provided but students should bring a sack lunch each day.  Tuition is $80.00 per student.  Scholarships are available.

For more information please visit the registration page HERE.

Call for Spring 2018 Class Proposals!

Calling all artists!  If you have ever considered teaching a class at Emergent Arts please consider submitting a proposal.

Emergent Arts is requesting proposals from Teaching Artists in all disciplines of art for the Spring 2018 semester. Classes and workshops offer emerging artists of all ages exciting opportunities to explore various mediums and themes that are relevant to their age group and skill level.  Proposals for all types of visual and performing arts are welcome.

Our Spring 2018 calendar runs from February 6 – May 25. Classes can span 4 weeks or up to the full semester in length.  Please see our proposal form below for more details.

Applications are due Friday, November 10th.

The proposal form can be found here: Proposal Request Spring 2018