2018 Spring Art Classes and Workshops for 9th-12th Grades
Printmaking 101 (6th – 12th Grades) – Thursdays, February 8 – March 1, 7:00 – 8:30 PM, $100. After a brief history of the printmaking process, participants will develop individual designs based on basic elements and principles of art. Using the linoleum cutting process, students will create a design, transfer and carve into the linoleum and then create multiple prints.
Functional Clay Pieces – Tuesdays, March 6 – 27, 6:30 – 8:00 PM, $100. Students will learn how to create platters, mugs and more using a variety of hand building techniques.
Figure Drawing with James Davania ~ Tuesdays, March 6 - 27, 7:00 - 8:30 pm, $90. Learn basic drawing techniques for drawing the human figure. Each week our model will be clothed in a different, themed attire. For students 9th Grade- Adult.
Wheel Throwing – Thursdays, April 5 – April 26, 7:00 – 8:30 PM, $100. Are you ready to get your hands dirty? Patience and a high tolerance for messy hands is a must for learning this fun way to create pottery. Students will learn the basic steps for creating bowls and cups on the pottery wheel.
Perspective Collages – Mondays, April 30 – May 21, 7:00 – 8:30 PM, $90. Using existing images, learn how to add perspective drawings onto a piece to add an element of surprise. Inspired by the work of Ben Heine.
Friday Night Workshops for 6th-12th Grades:
Black Light Paintings - February 9, 7:00 – 8:30 PM, $25. Using fluorescent paints and the glow of a black light, students will create a painting that glows!Wheel Throwing – March 9, 7:00 – 8:30 PM, $25. Come try your hand at the potter's wheel! Students will watch a demonstration by the instructor and learn the basic techniques for throwing on the wheel. Students will complete two or three projects on the wheel.
Abstract Paintings – April 13, 7:00 – 8:30 PM, $25. Inspired by artists like Helen Frankenthaler and Morris Louis, students will create an abstract painting on canvas.
Encaustics – May 11, 7:00 – 8:30 PM, $25. Learn the art of painting with wax in this introductory workshop! Learn and practice basic techniques for creating encaustics!