Youth Art Classes

"MUD" for Kids

with Beth Love

  • Starting Date: Monday, 20 March 2017
  • Ending Date: Monday, 08 May 2017
  • Age Group: 5 - 7
  • Day of Week: Wednesdays
  • Start Time: 5:00 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $60
  • Member: $48
  • Class Room: Clay Studio
  • Starting Date: Monday, 20 March 2017
  • Ending Date: Monday, 08 May 2017
  • Age Group: 5 - 7
  • Day of Week: Wednesdays
  • Start Time: 5:00 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $60
  • Member: $48
  • Class Room: Clay Studio

When children explore the sculptural medium of clay, there are always remarkable results! Basic hand building techniques including the pinch, coil, pat, roll and slab methods will be introduced. Students will experience the feeling of being “up to their elbows in clay”.

 

 

Soft Sculpture Art

with Beth Love

  • Starting Date: Monday, 18 March 2019
  • Ending Date: Monday, 22 April 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Mondays
  • Start Time: 4:00 pm
  • End Time: 5:30 pm
  • Non-member: $90
  • Member: $72
  • Starting Date: Monday, 18 March 2019
  • Ending Date: Monday, 22 April 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Mondays
  • Start Time: 4:00 pm
  • End Time: 5:30 pm
  • Non-member: $90
  • Member: $72

Starting with cotton stuffing, scissors, assorted fabrics and found objects, students will delve into the fascinating world of soft sculpture. This class offers a variety of opportunities for creative expression and artistic development as students explore and experiment with a multitude of materials and techniques.

 

Introduction to Ceramics

with Pete Licht

  • Starting Date: Thursday, 21 March 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 09 May 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96
  • Class Room: Clay Studio
  • Starting Date: Thursday, 21 March 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 09 May 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96
  • Class Room: Clay Studio

This course is an introduction to forming, decorating, glazing and firing clay objects. Basic hand building techniques including the pinch, coil and slab methods will be introduced. The potter’s wheel will also be introduced with instruction on centering, opening and closing the clay to form cylindrical vessels.

 

Painting Lab

with Donna Behrens

  • Starting Date: Thursday, 21 March 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 09 May 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96
  • Starting Date: Thursday, 21 March 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 09 May 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96

Using a variety of homemade paint recipes including watercolor, acrylic, and tempera, Donna will guide your child through many delightful painting experiences while teaching different techniques used throughout art history.

 

 

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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