Fall Children's Classes Ages 8-12

 

CLAYWORKS: MONSTERS AND MYTHS

Tuesdays (11 wks), Sept 25-Dec 4

3:30-5:30pm  |  Teacher: Meagan Hepp

Class Fee: $355, Materials: $45

 
Ancient tales, dangerous dragons, serpentine sea monsters! In this hands-on pottery program students will be introduced to wheelthrowing and handbuilding fundamentals while discovering how mythical stories and tall tales have helped shape the ceramic arts for centuries. These stories will serve as inspiration to create beautiful artworks that are both fun and functional!

 

 

DRAW LIKE A PRO (FULL)

Tuesdays (11 wks), Sept 25-Dec 4

3:30-5:30pm  |  Teacher: Leonie Little-Lex

Class Fee: $355, Materials: $40

 

Strengthen your drawing skills in this fun and challenging class. Through a series of weekly exercises and sketchbook practice, students will polish their ability to render the world around them. Children will explore different drawing materials and techniques including cartooning, drawing from observation, proportional drawing and more.

 

 
PAINT LIKE A PRO

Wednesdays (11 wks), Sept 26-Dec 12 (No class Nov 21)

3:30-5:30pm  |  Teacher: Leonie Little-Lex

Class Fee: $355, Materials: $40

 
In this foundation class, students will learn to use their creative thinking skills and explore various painting materials and techniques. Students will work from still life, nature and their imaginations to develop their technical skills and gain visual awareness that will serve as a framework for future arts education. This is a great follow-up to Draw Like a Pro!

 

 

CLAYWORKS: OUT OF THIS WORLD

Thursdays (11 wks), Sept 27-Dec 13 (No class Nov 22)

3:30-5:30pm  |  Teacher: Josh Query

Class Fee: $355, Materials: $45

 

One small step for man, one giant leap for your pottery skills! Shoot for the stars in this hands-on pottery program where students will be introduced to wheelthrowing and handbuilding fundamentals while using the mysteries of the planets, stars and other celestial beings as inspiration to create artworks both fun and functional!

 

 

CHARACTERS AND COMICS*

Fridays Session A (4 wks), Oct 12-Nov 9 (No class Oct 26)

Class Fee: $135, Materials: $15

3:30-5:30pm | Teacher: Nicole Gsell

 

Fridays Session B (3 wks), Nov 30-Dec 14

Class Fee: $105 , Materials: $10

3:30-5:30pm  |  Teacher: Nicole Gsell

 

This class will focus on character development and storytelling. Over the session, we will experiment with different illustration techniques and design a cast of characters. Through drawing and writing exercises, we will develop our characters' personalities, backstories and create the world they live in.

 

*This class has an "A session" and "B session" due to special events this fall. Students can register for one or both, and they do not have to attend the "A session" in order to attend the "B session." A session meets 4 weeks and B session meets 3 weeks.

 

 

CLAYWORKS: NATURE BIG AND SMALL

Saturdays (8 wks), Oct 13-Dec 22 (No class Oct 27, Nov 17 & 24)

10:00am-12:00pm  |  Teacher: Meagan Hepp

Class Fee: $260, Materials: $35

 

Bring the natural world to the studio in this hands-on pottery program. Students will be introduced to wheelthrowing and handbuilding fundamentals while exploring the shapes of nature from giant canyons to tiny leaves. Learn how the shapes of plants, animals and other organic forms can serve as inspiration to create beautiful artworks that are both fun and functional!

 

 

*12 year olds may register for Jewelry and Metals.