Ages 8-12

Sculpture

with Cello Sherman

  • Starting Date: Monday, 16 September 2019
  • Ending Date: Monday, 21 October 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Mondays
  • Start Time: 4:00 pm
  • End Time: 5:30 pm
  • Starting Date: Monday, 16 September 2019
  • Ending Date: Monday, 21 October 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Mondays
  • Start Time: 4:00 pm
  • End Time: 5:30 pm

This class offers a variety of opportunities for creative expression and artistic development as students explore and experiment with an of materials in unexpected ways to create their one of a kind masterpiece.

 

Pencils and Paint (FREE)

with Jodi Whitlock

  • Starting Date: Tuesday, 17 September 2019
  • Ending Date: Tuesday, 22 October 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Tuesdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Starting Date: Tuesday, 17 September 2019
  • Ending Date: Tuesday, 22 October 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Tuesdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm

FREE TO THE PUBLIC. CALL (712) 279-6272. CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED. Children use drawing and painting as their first written form of communication. As their attention shifts to the written word, often the joy and spontaneity of creating their own images fade. Jodi will teach the basic elements in the art of drawing; exploring techniques such as contour, composition and line variations using charcoal, markers, and pencils. The students will then build on their drawing skills and begin painting.

FREE classes and workshops are underwritten by the M.A. Martin Everist Foundation.

 

Art For Young Engineers (click to register)

 

  • Starting Date: Tuesday, 17 September 2019
  • Ending Date: Tuesday, 22 October 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Tuesdays
  • Start Time: 4:00 pm
  • End Time: 5:30 pm
  • Starting Date: Tuesday, 17 September 2019
  • Ending Date: Tuesday, 22 October 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Tuesdays
  • Start Time: 4:00 pm
  • End Time: 5:30 pm

Your child will learn the importance of problem solving, drafting ideas, and utilizing the scientific method in their art. Students will be provided with a variety of materials that will be used to create 3-dimensional structures and sculptural objects.

 

A Bunch of Animals (FREE)

with Pete Licht

  • Starting Date: Thursday, 19 September 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 07 November 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Class Room: Clay Studio
  • Starting Date: Thursday, 19 September 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 07 November 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Class Room: Clay Studio

FREE TO THE PUBLIC. CALL (712) 279-6272. CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED. Students will have an opportunity to learn about proportions and structure to create an assortment of jungle, sea, desert or farm animals. Some will simply be wild and wonderful.

FREE classes and workshops are underwritten by the M.A. Martin Everist Foundation.

 

Studio Time (FREE)

with Corrine Weece

  • Starting Date: Saturday, 21 September 2019
  • Ending Date: Saturday, 26 October 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Saturdays
  • Start Time: 1:30 pm
  • End Time: 3:00 pm
  • Starting Date: Saturday, 21 September 2019
  • Ending Date: Saturday, 26 October 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Saturdays
  • Start Time: 1:30 pm
  • End Time: 3:00 pm

FREE TO THE PUBLIC. CALL (712) 279-6272. CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED. This class offers students concentrated studio time to explore the art of drawing and painting.  Line, form, texture, composition, color, value, and perspective will be covered using a wide variety of materials, which may include acrylic, watercolor and tempera, charcoal and ink.

FREE classes and workshops are underwritten by the M.A. Martin Everist Foundation.

 

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