Field trip to Galerie F in Chicago!

Galerie F in Chicago

Inspiration is all around us. It’s important for artists young and older to see what’s happening in the art world today. Support your local galleries and artists!

Field trip! Rebecca, age 12, admiring the Shake, Rattle and Roll show by artists Lady Lucx and NiceOne at Galerie F in Logan Square, Chicago.

Summer Art Classes!

Bennett, age 6.

Bennett, age 6, working on a figure painting at Kelly Pelka’s home studio in Chicago.

For more info on private and small group art classes during June/July in Chicago, please contact Right-Brained Studio today!

Friday Night Art Classes!

Art workshop at The Nejera's!

How many artists can you find?

Summer 2014! Customizable Art Classes in Chicago!

Mardy and Maeve, ages 15, work on a wheat paste and comics project.

Right-Brained Studio will be in Chicago for select dates starting in April through July! Contact us to set up a custom group art class, workshop and/or private lesson. Yay Art!

Buttons!: A Button Making Workshop at Portland Button Works on 1/25!

Buttons!

Buttons!
Date: Saturday, January 25th
Time: 10:00am-12:00pm
Tuition: $30 (all materials included)
Instructor: Alex Wrekk  and Kelly D. Pelka
Location: Portland Button Works, Portland Oregon

Open to youth artists 6 yrs. and up, teens and adults welcome.
(Participants ages 8 and under, must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at least 18 yrs. of age.)

Right-Brained Studio Mobile is offering an exciting workshop in collaboration with Zine star and owner of Portland Button Works, Alex Wrekk! Participants in this 2 hr. workshop will design and create their own buttons from start to finish using a variety of materials, receive drawing and design instruction as well as learn the assembling process.

Materials include:
-15 various sized buttons, including all components
-Fun papers and fabrics
-Markers, color pencils, paint pens and other drawing materials
-Use of Portland Button Works button making machines
-Design mentoring by Right-Brained Studio owner and artist Kelly D. Pelka
-Button Machine instruction by Alex Wrekk

*To reserve your space, please email us at info@right-brainedstudio.com

**Advanced reservations are required. Registration/payment is required by the day of the workshop. Registration forms are available on the Right-Brained Studio website, please print out the form and submit with your payment. Please contact us to make payments through Paypal or other available Credit Card services.

A confirmation and informational e-mail with be sent when registration is received.

Portland Button Works:
1322 N. Killingsworth
Portland, Oregon
www.portlandbuttonsworks.com
503-922-2684

Print!: Screen-Printing Workshop with Rock Poster Artist Nate Azark on 12/29

Chicago Artist Nate Azark

Print!: Screen-Printing Workshop with Rock Poster Artist Nate Azark

Open to youth artists 8 yrs. and up, teens and adults welcome.
Instructor: Nate Azark
and Kelly D. Pelka
Location: Screwball Press, Chicago IL

Right-Brained Studio Mobile is offering an exciting workshop in collaboration with Rock Poster Artist Nate Azark and Screwball Press! Participants in this workshop will learn the screen-printing process from start to finish, as well as get hands on experience making a collaborative print.

BONUS! All participants get a free print by Nate Azark!

Date: Sunday, December 29th
Time: 2:00-4:00pm
Tuition: $50 (all materials included)
Location: Screwball Press/Nate Azark’s Studio
4045 N. Rockwell, Chicago IL, 60618

 Participants must complete and submit their design by 12/22 in order for their work to be part of the collaborative print.

How to create and submit the design:
1) Create your design in black and white only
2) Create your design to be 5” x 5”
3) Scan/Email or make Drop off/Pick up arrangements with RBSM

Tips:
-Keep your shapes big and clean, details are good, but make them clear : )
-Draw with pencil first, then use a sharpie or other black marker to fill in your design

*To reserve your space, please email us at info@right-brainedstudio.com

 **Advanced registration/payment/design is required by 12/22. Registration forms are available on our website, please print out the form and submit with your payment.

A confirmation and informational e-mail with be sent when registration is received.

Join us for a Workshop at the Flat Iron Building in Wicker Park, Chicago on 12/22!

Artwork by Kevin Lahvic

What is Art?
2nd grade and up, teens and adults welcome.
Instructor: Kelly D. Pelka
Location: Kevin Lahvic’s studio in the Historic Flat Iron Building, Wicker Park, Chicago.

 Right-Brained Studio is excited to bring you this opportunity to explore your creativity in the vibrant and historic studios of the Flat Iron Building! In this workshop, participants will learn about the style, subject matter, history and media of Chicago-based artist Kevin Lahvic. Experiment with acrylic paint, paint-pens, sharpies, recycled materials and more, while adding your own ideas to create a unique piece of art.

Date: Sunday, December 22nd

Time: 3:00-4:30pm

Tuition: $25 (all materials included)

 *To reserve your space, please email us at info@right-brainedstudio.com

 **Advanced registration/payment is required 2 days prior to workshop. Registration forms are available on our website, please print out the form and mail with your payment.

A confirmation and informational e-mail with be sent when registration is received.

 

 

Saturday Morning Comics “$5 Art Workshops” in December!

Art work by Chicago artist, Naomi Martinez

SATURDAY MORNING COMICS for December in Chicago!

Come join us on select Saturday mornings for some Cartooning fun! Workshops take place at Kelly D. Pelka’s Home Studio in Chicago. All materials included, different themes for each workshop, marker and color pencil rendering techniques introduced.

Open to ages 6 and up, teens and adults welcome, Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult.

*ADVANCED REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT REQUIRED NO LATER THAN 2 DAYS PRIOR TO THE WORKSHOP.

SATURDAY MORNING COMICS schedule:

12/7: 10-10:45am – Cartoon Animals

12/14: 10-10:45am – Cartoon Faces (focus on expressions)

12/21: 10-10:45am – Winter Inspiration (ie, holiday and/or winter)

12/28: 10-10:45am – Robots

Please check the “$5 ART WORKSHOPS” section for more details.

RBSM in Chicago for the month of December!

Mason, age 3 1/2, painting on a spinning record.

Right-Brained Studio Mobile will be in Chicago during the month of December! Contact us to set up a customized art workshop at you home, school, alternative space or Kelly Pelka’s studio (located in Chicago).

YAY ART!

Photo: Mason age 3 1/2, painting on a spinning record.

RBS Mobile!

Posters and Coloring pages are going up around Portland! Thanks to former RBS youth art mentor Mindy Fisher for providing the rad design. YAY!

You can check out more of Mindy’s art at:
http://ornaglyphology.bigcartel.com/