Create all kinds of 3- dimensional forms-
animals, inanimate objects, fantasy creatures,
bas-reliefs and more wihsculpey clay.
We'll bake them and paint them to your
You don't have to be a writer or an artist to keep an
art journal. This is a no mistakes, no judgement class
of self expression. Explore art techniques with
sketching, collage, writing, photos, etc.
You will then create images
of your life explorations, memories,
secrets & imagination.
Learn the techniques to oil paint. Discover how
to blend & manipulate this beautiful
medium. You will complete a landscape
& animal painting of your choice.
Challenges based on age group.
Demonstration & direct instruction.
Create unique artwork using many medias, encaustic
wax, papers & found objects. Use your imagination,
personal expression & develop your inner artist in this
intriguing class. Your ideas & creativity will be magnificently brought to life. We will also use nuts, bolts and gears to
create a steampunk sculpture on an armature! Very cool!!
Learn this ancient & beautiful form of art! Use ceramic, stone, found objects, & shells to create at least 3 magnificent pieces of art. Bring in 1 object to mosaic. We'll supply
a choice of picture frames, lamps &
other objects to mosaic
onto and design a picture on a
wood substrate with glass and tiles!
Learn to draw realistically, then develop beautiful color through color layering and burnishing. Step by step approach with direct instruction and demonstration. You will be amazed!
You will construct a wooden abstract structure or whimsical animal with hammers, nails, and glue. Get messy creating a paper mache form of your choice...maybe a giant insect, ice cream cone or a guitar? You choose!
Learn the ease & versatility of these mediums. A landscape, still life, & student choice of subject will be completed. This is a step-by-step method of instruction. Start with the basics &
build up to gorgeous colorful works of art.
You'll learn textural tricks & use fun additives.
Printmaking & Mixed Media:Create printing plates & stamps with linoleum & other materials; Learn design and creative, colorful, textural art canvases & papers with paint, stencils, stamps, sponges & all kinds of fun stuff to print on! Thurs. 4:00-5:30 Ally Irsay- Inst.
Student selects "what" & "how" they want to create art! Instructor discusses students' interest, skill level & creative direction, then guides & challenges student to improve & perfect their skills. Student selects images from real life set-ups, imagination or photographs with instructor input.Choose to draw, paint, paper mache', collage... we love new IDEAS! Instructor works directly with each student as they explore, create experiment! Art materials supplied. Class sizes are maximum 10 students to insure "One on One" instruction.
Instructor: Sarah Barkley
Tuesdays 4:00-5:30 (Ages: 9-15) OR 5:30-7:00 (Ages: 16+) *Get a friend to sign up and get 1 class free** June 13 - August 8 $110.00
In this class we will cover the fundamentals of photography, learn the basics of photography composition and lighting, how to take the photographs with the camera you have. We will cover the basics of editing a photo, so whether you are using a phone or camera, learn how to make the most out of them. You will learn techniques to apply to everyday photography, and how to find your photographic style to make them unique.
Supplies needed: While a DSLR or a camera with manual functions is ideal, it is not necessary. Editing will be done with an iPad, laptop, or phone, and instructor will require that a certain app or software is installed in order to complete this (apps range from $1.99-6.99). Since software/app needs will vary per student, the instructor will be in touch with each individual with a list after the 1st class with instructions for installation.
Photo's of Artist Choice Students!
What do you want to create??!
Choose to weave on the loom, "in the round" or create a container! Stitch a scene or image onto burlap or canvas!
You can sew your weaving into a pillow too!
Learn to to use a variety of lines, shading & pencil
techniques to improve your drawing skills through
demonstration & training your eye "to see as an artist".
Use graphite and/or charcoal! Still life's & photographs
used as inspiration. Drawing challenges based on skill
level. You'll be amazed at what you will learn and the
realism your drawings will take on
DRAW ANIME/MANGE !
Basic: Learn to draw characters-construction of faces & bodies,individual character features & facial expression, along with introduction to movement will be covered in this class.
Advanced: Student will be challenged to create own character & go beyond their comfort zone to improve & expand their skills. Copic markers, watercolor & colored pencil application are options for colorization.
Mon. 4:00-5:30 (ages 8-11) OR 5:30-7:00 (ages 12-17) Instructor: Emily Kreiger
DRAWING: Learn to use a variety of lines, shading, & pencils techniques to improve your drawing skills through demonstration & training your eye "to see as an artist". Still life's & photographs used as reference and inspiration. Drawing challenges based on skill level.
Ages 8-17 (grouped by age ) Saturdays 9:30-11:00 Instructor- Kayla Faust
CLAY CREATIONS: Have a blast learning to hand build & use clay tools to create an animal, Nature based BAS-RELIEF and abstract functional container! 2-3 projects completed, Learn to texturize, cut, shape & mold! Fired and glazed! Use terra cotta and talc clay.
Tuesday 4:00-5:30 Ages 7-14(grouped by age) Instructor= A.Larsen
Artist Choice Classes: see class description below schedule **
$110.00- 8 Week Session (all classes grouped by age)
Day Time Age group Instructor
Monday: 4:00-5:30 Age 8-12 Amber Larsen
5:30-7:00 Teen Age 13-18 " "
Tuesday: 4:00-5:30 Age 7-14 kids OR Mom & Child " " Wednesday: 4:00-5:30 Age 8-10 Amber Larsen
5;30-7:00 Tween & Teen Age 10-17
Thursday 4:00-5:30 **Kreative Kidz Age 6-8 (structured-see description below)
4:00-5:30 Age 9-13 Amber Larsen Friday: 4:00-5:30 Age 8-12 (grouped by age) Amber Larsen
Saturday: 9:30-11:00 Age 8-15 (grouped by age) Amber Larsen
Students LOVE to have
create all types of art!!!