Week Six

Asian Art
Learn about several different Asian-inspired art forms in this fun class. We will paint, draw, and collage as we explore people, places, and things from China and Japan.

Tuesday, July 18
Instructor: Lisa Servatius
Class ID 6P60: 9:30 AM-12:00 PM
Ages 6-12
$24 Member/$30 Non-Member

Graffiti-Style T-Shirts
Explore street art painting techniques as you design and create original t-shirts. Participants should bring 1 or 2 T-shirts/garments, new or used. Dress for mess.

Tuesday, July 18
Instructor: Erika Arndt
Class ID 6P61: 9:30 AM-12:00 PM
Ages 8-14
$24 Member/$30 Non-Member

Warm & Cool Cityscape Painting
Learn to create an imagined cityscape with simple geometric shapes which divide a cool, watery foreground and a warm, whimsical sky. Combine drawing and painting techniques in this striking art work.

Tuesday, July 18
Instructor: Lisa Servatius
Class ID 6P62: 12:30-3:00 PM
Ages 9-14
$24 Member/$30 Non-Member

Clay Fairy House
Legend has it that if you build a fairy house and place it in a suitable area, a fairy will come to live there. We’ll design a nice house and discuss ways to attract fairies. Fired projects will be ready to pick up approximately two weeks after class.

Tuesday & Thursday, July 18 & 20
Instructor: Erika Arndt
Class ID 6P63: 12:30-3:00 PM
Ages 6-12
$48 Member/$60 Non-Member

Space: Fantastic Planets
There is an unlimited universe out there waiting for your imagination to paint it to life! Planets, stars, and even aliens may appear on your canvas through the magic of acrylic paint.

Tuesday, July 18
Instructor: Kyle Frederickson
Class ID 6P64: 12:30-3:00 PM
Ages 6-12
$24 Member/$30 Non-Member

Cartooning People
Cartooning people is a fun way to tell an animated story or to add a vibrant illustration to one. It’s also a great way to practice drawing while having a great time doing it. Pretty much everything you can imagine will be covered in this class!

Wednesday, July 19
Instructor: Kyle Frederickson
Class ID 6P65: 9:30 AM-12:00 PM
Ages 6-12
$24 Member/$30 Non-Member

Tile Mosaic Project
We will use broken dishes and other objects to make a mosaic tile design of your own creation. Learn methods of attaching pieces and grouting to make your design permanent. After the grout dries, the tile will be ready to display indoors or out.

Wednesday, July 19
Instructor: Lisa Servatius
Class ID 6P66: 9:30 AM-12:00 PM
Ages 9-14
$24 Member/$30 Non-Member

Tie-Dye Workshop
Tie-Dye is a fun and fabulous way to add color to your life! We’ll talk a little chemistry and history while we dye. Bring 2-4 100% cotton T-shirts/garments, new or used. Dress for mess.

Wednesday & Thursday, July 19 & 20
Instructor: Erika Arndt
Class ID 6P67: 9:30 AM-12:00 PM
Ages 6-14
$48 Member/$60 Non-Member

How to Make a Painting
This is a class that will help you understand the steps in crafting a painting: where to start, what materials are best suited for your art, how your idea will work as a painting, and other helpful tips so you can successfully complete a piece of art from beginning to end!

Wednesday, July 19
Instructor: Kyle Frederickson
Class ID 6P68: 12:30-3:00 PM
Ages 6-14
$24 Member/$30 Non-Member

Picasso Portrait Plaques in Clay
Learn the basics of slab building with clay while making a whimsical portrait plaque. Like Picasso, we will create colorful abstract portraits which focus on line, shape, and color. Fired projects will be ready to pick up approximately two weeks after class.

Wednesday, July 19
Instructor: Lisa Servatius
Class ID 6P69: 12:30-3:00 PM
Ages 6-14
$24 Member/$30 Non-Member

Duct Tape Woven Shoulder Bag
Pick your favorite patterns of duct tape to create your fabulous one-of-a-kind bag. You’ll weave together tape strips, add a strap and pockets, then finish with a nifty magnet closure.

Wednesday, July 19
Instructor: Erika Arndt
Class ID 6P70: 12:30-3:00 PM
Ages 8-14
$24 Member/$30 Non-Member

Mini-Book Nature Study
We will take a nature walk on the art center grounds, sketching nature images in a mini sketchbook. Using our sketches, we will etch our designs on foam print plates and print them in an accordion fold book we make ourselves.

Thursday, July 20
Instructor: Lisa Servatius
Class ID 6P71: 9:30 AM-12:00 PM
Ages 9-14
$24 Member/$30 Non-Member

Fun Self-Portraits
Have you ever dreamed of being a monster, princess, superhero, or Lego figure? This is your chance to turn into someone new! We will learn new self-portrait styles and have fun drawing ourselves in new worlds.

Thursday, July 20
Instructor: Betsy Diekema
Class ID 6P72: 9:30 AM-12:00 PM
Ages 6-12
$24 Member/$30 Non-Member

Sock Monsters
Using bright, colorful socks we will craft some cute animals or creatures to call our own. Students will use hand-stitching techniques we learn in class and use colorful buttons, trim, and felt to create and embellish their own stuffed friends. Class is limited to 8 students. Sign up early!

Thursday, July 20
Instructor: Lisa Servatius
Class ID 6P73: 12:30-3:00 PM
Ages 6-14
$24 Member/$30 Non-Member

Cool Creative Crazy Collage
Explore the world of collage with 3 fun projects. You will make a black and white graphic project, a people collage, and a cityscape project. Come find out how cool collage can be!

Thursday, July 20
Instructor: Betsy Diekema
Class ID 6P74: 12:30-3:00 PM
Ages 6-12
$24 Member/$30 Non-Member

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