Vasilisa the Wise:
In this class, we will read about the folklore behind making our own totem dolls to encourage us to face life bravely & connect with our instincts. Learn basic sewing and texture design skills. Make a self-portrait for your wisest, bravest self.
Mondays: 3:30-5:00 p.m.
Wednesdays 4:00- -5:30 p.m. Cost: $99
Let Flow (Hula Hoop Dance): Let flow is a great way to combine the love of music with dance and hula hoops! In this class, we will discover the origins of hoop dancing and how this traditional form of storytelling became so popular in our modern world and how we can use hoops to help us express ourselves through movement. We will also be decorating our own hoops to use during class and at home! No experience is necessary just a love for dance, music, and fun!
Thursdays: 4:00-5:30 p.m.
Beginning Precious Metal Clay Jewelry: In this class, we will mold, shape, & cut soft pliable clay into shapes that when fired in a kiln, turn into copper jewelry. You will walk away with a pair of earrings and a pendant/necklace.
Wednesdays: 4:00--5:30 p.m.
Painting and Drawing Lab for Kids: Activities include drawing and painting basic shape designs, learning how to mix colors and create paintings of nature, people and places such as sunsets, big face paintings, and outer space.
Tuesdays: 5:30-7:00 p.m. Cost: $99
Splatter and Splat Sensory Art: For those with particular sensory needs or for the creative messy Master Mind in all of us! Enjoy textures, sensations and using your hands and fingers to create multi- media collages with a wide variety of materials.
Mondays: 4:00-5:30 p.m.
Stamp It Out
Create personalized stamps from potatoes on your own handmade paper to make awesomely unique cards! As we work on getting comfortable and acquainted with carving tools and techniques, we will move on to designing and producing rubber printmaking blocks to print onto shirts, bags, and more. A great opportunity to work on simple technical skill progression, gain familiarity with stamps, and make fun personalized gifts and crafts!
Starting in January
Learn some basic drawing techniques to design your very own “life logo.” Is there a phrase, picture or symbol that expresses your personality, goals, sense of humor? Learn how to create this (or another design of your choice) and make your own t-shirts and paper prints by hand painting your own silkscreen. Every week you will learn a new step in the screen printing process! TBD beginning in January.
Treasure Hunt/Adventures in Collage: Take your lists and go on a hunt for treasured objects: cardboard, yarn, figurines, buttons, beads, etc...Mix them with paint, crayons, and pastels to create fun collages that are easy to make and require no previous art experience.
Saturdays: 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Fun with Mixed Media: Painting with yarn and Q-tips, tape resist painting and paper marbling. These are fun activities which require no previous painting skills.
Fridays: 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Mad For Music
Rhythm, pitch, harmony & lyrics: part drum circle, part vocal group, part songwriting class - all broken down into fun pieces that are easy to master.
Tuesdays: 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Learn the art of Papier Mache sculpting. You will learn how to combine newspaper, foil, tape, and glue into a one of kind animal bust! (8 and up) (Adults)
TBD beginning in January