Middle School Classes

Beyond Drawing

with Dennis Hart

  • Starting Date: Monday, 07 January 2019
  • Ending Date: Monday, 25 February 2019
  • Age Group: 11 - 14
  • Day of Week: Mondays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96
  • Starting Date: Monday, 07 January 2019
  • Ending Date: Monday, 25 February 2019
  • Age Group: 11 - 14
  • Day of Week: Mondays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96

Enhance your drawing ability in this fun and investigational class with artist Dennis Hart. Students will explore drawing through the use of some non-traditional materials and methods. Explore how exercises with everyday objects can strengthen your understanding of line, value, space and composition. Using sticks, rocks, and about anything imaginable students will create masterpieces with wire, ink and paper.

 

Collage

with Noelle Vondrak

  • Starting Date: Thursday, 10 January 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 28 February 2019
  • Age Group: 11 - 14
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96
  • Starting Date: Thursday, 10 January 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 28 February 2019
  • Age Group: 11 - 14
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96

Collage is an exciting and versatile medium. In the world of collage, it is almost impossible to make mistakes! All you need is an appreciation of shapes, textures and colors. The versatility of collage lies in the wide variety of materials which can be collected and used. Students will have fun exploring unusual ways to create 2D & 3D collage art.

 

Murals

with Mark Kochen

  • Starting Date: Thursday, 10 January 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 28 February 2019
  • Age Group: 11 - 14
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96
  • Starting Date: Thursday, 10 January 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 28 February 2019
  • Age Group: 11 - 14
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96

Sioux City Muralist, Mark Kochen, will teach students the steps in creating magnificent, monumental sized drawings and paintings. Kids will brainstorm ideas, work on sketches, scaled drawings, transferring/enlarging their artwork onto huge sections of paper, and work together as a team, toward a common, artistic goal; to paint an inspiring mural that will be on display at the Gilchrist Learning Center.

 

Membership Benefits

  • Discounts
    • Classes
    • Workshops
    • Art Camp
    • Artful Birthday Parties
  • Advance Notice of Exhibitions, Lectures, Classes and Workshops
  • Invitations to Opening Receptions (a chance to meet Artists and Staff)
  • Invitations to Special Events and Family Programming
  • Complimentary Subscription to Our Newsletter, Quarterly Calendar
  • Recognition in Annual Report
  • Customized E-Mail with Information Just for Members
  • Tax Deductible

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