This is the Sixty-Third article in a semi-permanent column for Stroud Arts that appears in the Stroud American. The mission of these articles is to inform, educate and inspire you, the reader, to Make Art Happen in your life and the life of our community.
Stroud Arts is excited to host our first program since February of 2020!
The first Arts Program of 2021 is ‘The Video Makers Workshop.’ This four-hour, one day workshop will run on Saturday, January 16, from 10-12 am and 1-3pm. The workshop is designed for the first time film creator and covers preproduction and production concepts and practical skills such as: Duties of the Film Director, Duties of the Cinematographer, The Script, Script outline, Storyboard techniques, Shot Outline, Camera use, Composition of the shot, Sound Capture, Lighting Design, The Set, Costumes and Props. The Afternoon session will be a practicum where participants will set up and record a brief oneminute scene.
Please reply to the Stroud Arts Facebook Page to confirm your space.
Tuition for the Workshop is $10 per person and you can pay at the door.
The recurring activity ‘PG Day’, open to participants of all ages, runs throughout the year and occurs twice a week, Sunday from 3-7pm and Thursday from 6-9pm.
Admission is $1 per person.
Stroud Arts ‘Fairy Tale Podcast’ occurs throughout the year and is held on Monday evenings from 6-7 pm.
October is almost a year away, but now is the time to make plans for Stroud Arts Haunted Attraction.
Stroud Arts will run two (perhaps three) activities on the dates of October 22-31, 2021 and is inviting you to be a part of the Halloween Festivities!
The first Halloween event is our Fourth Annual Escape Room. This activity places up to Six participants in a locked room where they must solve the puzzles and escape within One Hour! This activity occasionally involves live actors, puzzle monitors and tour guides so if you want to assist with this activity, we have a place for you!
Contact Stroud Arts on Facebook to get involved!
The Second Halloween event is our Fifth Annual Family Friendly Haunted House. We will have an Organizational meeting in February to outline our Theme, Site needs and Haunt Creation outlines.
This event has something for everyone who wants to be involved in the Haunting Event Process. Volunteer Positions available include; Tour Guides, Live Haunt Actors, Makeup Artists, Special Effects Crew, Set Construction Crew, Lighting Crew, Sound Crew, Costume Crew and more!
Contact Stroud Arts on Facebook if you would like to be involved!
Until next time…
…Make Art Happen.