Ages 8-12

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.

 

Unicorns, Dragons and Other Mythical Creatures

with Cello Sherman

  • Starting Date: Wednesday, 20 March 2019
  • Ending Date: Wednesday, 08 May 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Wednesdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:30 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96
  • Starting Date: Wednesday, 20 March 2019
  • Ending Date: Wednesday, 08 May 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Wednesdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:30 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96

Do your children like making up stories about magical beings? If so, they can bring their stories to life by building their own unique sculptural masterpiece. Students will create a character, write a story and build a sculpture of their creation by using an array of materials such as plaster, wire, wood and found objects in unexpected ways to create their own mythological creature.

 

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.

 

The Art of Nature

with Noelle Vondrak

  • 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

This class fosters discovery, imagination and appreciation for natural forms, textures and colors while connecting students with the natural world. Students will explore their creativity and will discover how to create art by using materials such as leaves, pine cones, flowers, and twigs.

 

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.