Suminigashi

Class ID: B606
Wednesday, July 17
Time: 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Ages 8-13

Try this ancient technique that floats ink atop water to produce beautiful patterns on paper. Dress for mess.

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The Basics of Watercolor Painting

Class ID: B605
Tuesday, July 16
Time: 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Ages 8-12

Create a series of small paintings of local landscapes using watercolor paints to practice wet-in-wet and wet-on-dry techniques. You will be mixing and blending colors, lifting paint and layering colors while keeping transparency.

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Clay Portraits

Class ID: B604
Tuesday, July 16
Time: 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Ages 8-12

Using earthenware clay we will learn basic hand-building techniques and create whimsical portraits in both slab and cylinder forms. With line, shape, color and texture we will create cool clay art with lots of personality. Pieces will be fired and ready for pick-up a couple weeks after the class. Class limit: 12 students. Sign up early!

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Sail into the Sunset with Monet

Class ID: B603
Tuesday, July 16
Time: 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Ages 6-12

Let the sun shine when painting a sailboat, sunset, and landscape, reflected in the water by using tempera paint and brushwork. Monet painted magnificent waterlilies and lily pads from his pond and we will do the same with oil pastels and watercolors that will make a great impression!

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Polymer Clay Fairy House

Class ID: B602
Tuesday, July 16
Time: 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Ages 7-13

Make an adorable tiny fairy house complete with accessories. Learn a magic of polymer clay as you roll, pinch and slice.

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Paper Mâché Ice Cream Sculptures (TWO DAY CLASS)

Class ID: B601
Tuesday & Thursday, July 16 & 18
Time: 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Ages 6-12

Come and make fun ice cream sculptures which won’t melt in the sun! We will build our sculptures from newspaper and recyclables on the first day, then paint them with ice cream colors on day two. Class limit: 8 students. Sign up early!

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Recycled Fabric Woven Placemat

Class ID: B511
Thursday, July 11
Time: 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Ages 8-12

Learn basic weaving techniques while making a colorful placemat with up-cycled fabric “yarn”. Using easy-to-find materials you will see how you can turn old or worn textiles into something useful and new!

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Stencil Painting

Class ID: B510
Thursday, July 11
Time: 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Ages 8-13

Paint a lovely background, and then create a silhouette using any number of stencils. Dress for mess.

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Duct Tape Cinch Backpack

Class ID: B512
Wednesday, July 10
Time: 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Ages 8-13

Add personal touches to this trendy and durable backpack. Design your bag with eye-popping fabric, bold duct tape and a drawstring cord.

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My Favorite Artists: Frida Kahlo

Class ID: B509
Wednesday, July 10
Time: 12:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Ages 6-12

Learn about Mexican artist, Frida Kahlo, by making colorful art inspired by her art and life. We will make portraits and animal paintings using bright colors and traditional Mexican folk art motifs.

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