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Family Academy Paint Day: Blossom Tree

Register
Venue:
Online
Time:
May 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cost:
$25
Number of Classes/Day:
1 Saturday
Ages:
4+
Register by:
May 4
Instructor:
Sarah Proctor

 

Celebrate Mother’s Day with family and learn how to paint a blossom tree together! Would make a great gift for Mom as well. Your instructor will take you step by step on an easy-to-learn painting experience. Supplies will be provided.

Suitable for beginner and advanced painters alike! No painting experience required.

After signing up, students will receive a Zoom link to participate in the live class.

 

Gather the following materials at home:

– Bowl of water

– Paper towels

– Painting shirt/apron

– Paper plate/palette paper for mixing paints

– Flat surface to paint on

 

Each provided art supply bag will have the following:

– Yellow, blue, red, aqua, white, & black paint

– 12×24 Canvas

– Brush set

– Printed copy of example painting

 

 SUPPLY PICK UP INFO:

Curbside pick up for your art supply bag will be at the Academy Warehouse Theatre entrance, 519 Commerce St., Lynchburg, VA. See here for directions.

  • Pick up time is Friday, May 7, 4:30 – 5:30pm.
  • Please pull up to the Warehouse Entrance – stay in your car – and an Academy staff member will bring your bag out to you. 
  • After registering for the class, a phone number will be provided for patrons to call during pick up to notify Academy staff of your arrival.

Below is a photo of the entrance to the building:

 

Instructor: Sarah Proctor

Sarah Proctor is the Special Events and Corporate Rentals Manager with the Academy. Prior to joining the team at the Academy, Sarah worked in various roles at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond, VA. In between her work for the VMFA and the Academy Center of the Arts, she has enjoyed time at home raising her two daughters.  

In 2004, Sarah graduated from Florida State University with a BS in Interior Design. In 2011, Sarah earned her MA in Art/Architectural History from Virginia Commonwealth University. The arts have remained an important part of her personal and professional life. She enjoys the opportunity to show her children how art can bring such joy and creativity to every moment!

 


 

Sponsored by:

 

 

Supported by the BWXT Access Program

with Education Access Program Discounts Underwritten by

Register
Venue:
Online
Time:
May 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cost:
$25
Number of Classes/Day:
1 Saturday
Ages:
4+
Register by:
May 4
Instructor:
Sarah Proctor

CURRENT ACADEMY HEALTH & SAFETY GUIDELINES 9/24/21

At the Academy Center of the Arts, the health and safety of our patrons, staff, performers, and volunteers is our priority. Like you, we are closely monitoring COVID-19 and its current impact on our community, and are following CDC guidelines and recommendations from local authorities and the Virginia Department of Health.


In response to current CDC recommendations, the requests of our performing artists, and to protect our community, everyone entering the Academy Center of the Arts’ facilities for Academy ticketed performances, classes, and gallery activities will be required to wear a face mask as of September 17, 2021.


– Guests must remain masked at all times, however, masks can be removed momentarily only when eating or drinking.

– Masks must fit snugly and cover the wearer’s nose and mouth.

– Masks will be readily available in our lobbies, galleries, and classrooms for patrons in need.


Upcoming events that require COVID-19 Vaccination OR Proof of Negative COVID-19 Diagnostic test result are listed at academycenter.org/health-safety-guidelines/.


Any patrons with tickets to an Academy performance that do not wish to comply with our current policies may receive a full refund through our Box Office, M-F, 12PM – 5PM, by phone at (434) 846-8499 or by email at [email protected].