Music, Mind, and Magic Workshops contain a wide-range of topics that help enrich your life. Some workshops teach you a musical skill while other workshops improve your mental and physical capabilities. Now’s your chance to try something new! Most workshops are 1-day classes held on Saturdays. Some workshops however can be 2 - 3 classes long. Please make sure to check the dates of each class.
PERFORMANCE ART WORKSHOPS
Be the life of the party with your Magic and Balloon Twisting skills. Learn tricks that will amaze your friends from professional Magician, Magic Dave Davis in these 1-day workshops. The class fee includes a Magic kit for the Magic class and balloons and a pump for the Balloon Twisting class.
ADULT INTRO TO MAGIC
Ages 14 and over
Tue., Jan 26 OR Wed May 12, 6:45 - 8:15 p.m.
$50 non-member / $45 member
Learn all about the world of Magic! Magic tricks are a great way to socialize and make new friends, but you can also use these tricks to impress your friends, family, and passerby. Performing magic tricks can improve your public speaking and can even lead to a rewarding hobby or job. The workshop will include tricks with everyday objects such as cards, coins, money, rubber bands, business cards, and rope. Each trick will be performed, explained, taught, described, and are easy to follow. Magician Dave Davis will be your personal instructor.
Magic Dave will be teaching a class on balloon twisting. He will teach you the basics for twisting several different balloon animals/sculptures. You will receive hands-on teaching, balloons, a hand pump, and resources to continue with your journey into the world of balloon twisting.
THE WORK OF WRITING & PUBLISHING
Ages 14 and over
Sat., Feb 13 OR Jun 19, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
$30 non-member / $27 member
Join local author, Gregory Peterson, to learn what it takes to be a published author. This will be an interactive class. If you are working on a project, bring it! If you are thinking about starting one, then let’s do it now! We will talk about the creative process and the business of publicity. Online option.
In this 3-day course, learn the power of audacity by creating audio/visual digital projects. Audacity is a free program used to manipulate sound. Learn to do voice-overs, song mixes, multi-track recordings, and much more. Bring a laptop, headphones, or earbuds and your favorite MP3 audio files to use in your project. Download the free program, Audacity, prior to the workshop.
Learn from the best! Kelly Richey has been touring, recording, and teaching for over 30 years. Her 90-minute group lessons will take the beginner, intermediate, or advanced students to the next level no matter what their skill level or background may be. Kelly delivers expert instruction tailored to meet the needs of her individual students so that they can achieve their full potential. The fee includes 30-day enrollment to Kelly’s online lessons for daily practice. Workshops are once a month.
Register for 4-Months for $140 and receive a $20 discount.
Learn how to present a radio show. You will learn how to arrange music, operate an on-air board, and interview people for a show. The final workshop day will take place at the local Cincinnati radio station, WAIF, 88.3 FM. Please bring a laptop, if you have one. All 3 classes included in the fee.
A minimum of six students must be enrolled for the session prior to the stated deadline for the class to take place (maximum 12 students). The ArtsConnect Springfield Township Community Arts Center follows Finneytown School District inclement weather closings. To verify closings, call 513-522-2108.
Due to costs incurred in planning for art classes, full refunds will only be issued when the Arts Council cancels the class. Class cancellations made within 10 business days of the class start date are eligible for a refund, minus a $5 administration fee per student. Refunds will be made by check, not to a credit card. To notify us of a cancellation, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Checks are payable to ArtsConnect and can be mailed to 9150 Winton Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45231