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The 6th through 8th Grade classes are designed to cultivate creativity, encourage artistic growth and improve the ability to express themselves in the visual arts, while continuing to build on skills previously acquired.                                                                            

 

 

Fall 2017 Art Classes for 6th-8th Grades

Pet Portraits ~ Tuesdays, 9/5-9/26, 6:00-7:30 pm, $85. Learn basic drawing techniques to create a realistic drawing of your furry friend using colored pencils, pastels, charcoal or graphite. Students are encouraged to bring in pictures of their favorite pets.

Pottery with Phyllis ~ Wednesdays, 10/4-10/25, 4:30-6:00 pm, $90. This pottery class will explore both hand building and wheel throwing techniques for beginners through advanced students. Projects will be chosen based on student’s interests and abilities.

Art of Portraiture ~ Tuesdays, 11/7-11/28, 6:00-7:30 pm, $85. Explore the world of portraiture using similar techniques to some of art history’s finest. Students will create both realistic and abstract portraits using tempera paint, watercolors, oil pastels and more!

Pottery with Phyllis ~  Wednesdays, 12/6-12/20, 6:00-7:30 pm, $70. This pottery class will explore both hand building and wheel throwing techniques for beginners through advanced students. Projects will be chosen based on student’s interests and abilities.

Workshops

Knitting 101 ~ Saturday, 9/9, 9:30 - 11:00 AM, $20. Learn how to cast on, knit a basic stitch and bind off. Students will leave with a completed trivet.

Paint Night! ~ Friday, 9/22, 6:30 - 8:00 pm, $25. Grabs some friends and join us a paint night, where an instructor will lead students through a step by step process to create a unique painting. Students will leave with a completed piece. Light refreshments will be served. 

Wheel Throwing ~ Saturday, 10/21, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM, $25.  Always wanted to try your hand at the potter's wheel? Learn how to create small bowls during this one day session! 

Upcylcled Acessories ~ Saturday, 11/11, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM, $20.  Using t-shirts, students will create scarves, bracelets and more!

Zentangle Night!  ~Friday, 12/1, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM, $20.  Learn the basics of zentangle while doodling the night away!