Ages 8-12

Art Around the World

with Noelle Vondrak

  • Starting Date: Monday, 07 January 2019
  • Ending Date: Monday, 25 February 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Mondays
  • Start Time: 3:00 pm
  • End Time: 4:30 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96
  • Starting Date: Monday, 07 January 2019
  • Ending Date: Monday, 25 February 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Mondays
  • Start Time: 3:00 pm
  • End Time: 4:30 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96

Become an arts explorer! We find that connecting art and global culture is a wonderful way to bring the world to your child. This class will take students on a journey from the African Sahara to the Australian Outback. Students will learn about the culture and arts of different countries each week and create corresponding art projects, such as Chinese lanterns and Native American dream catchers. Join us for the ride.

 

Unicorns, Dragons and Other Mythical Creatures

with Cello Sherman

  • Starting Date: Monday, 07 January 2019
  • Ending Date: Monday, 25 February 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Mondays
  • Start Time: 3:00 pm
  • End Time: 4:30 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96
  • Starting Date: Monday, 07 January 2019
  • Ending Date: Monday, 25 February 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Mondays
  • Start Time: 3:00 pm
  • End Time: 4:30 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96

Do you like making up stories about magical beings? If so, bring your story to life by building your 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 (Session 1)

with Pete Licht

  • Starting Date: Thursday, 10 January 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 31 January 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $60
  • Member: $48
  • Class Room: Clay Studio
  • Starting Date: Thursday, 10 January 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 31 January 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $60
  • Member: $48
  • 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. It is recommended that students enroll in both sessions because wheel throwing will be emphasized during the second session.

 

Painting Lab

with Donna Behrens

  • Starting Date: Thursday, 10 January 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 07 March 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, 10 January 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 07 March 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $120
  • Member: $96

Make your own paints and learn a variety of techniques used in works of art by famous artists. Using a variety of homemade paint recipes including watercolor, acrylic, and tempera, Donna will guide your child through many delightful painting experiences. Emphasis will be on developing fine motor skills while helping to foster independent problem- solving successes. Art projects are designed to involve the student’s total physical and mental attention within the creative process.  No class February 7.

 

Introduction to Ceramics (Session 2)

with Pete Licht

  • Starting Date: Thursday, 07 February 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 28 February 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $60
  • Member: $48
  • Class Room: Clay Studio
  • Starting Date: Thursday, 07 February 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 28 February 2019
  • Age Group: 8 - 12
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 4:30 pm
  • End Time: 6:00 pm
  • Non-member: $60
  • Member: $48
  • 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. It is recommended that students enroll in both sessions because wheel throwing will be emphasized during the second session.