Duct Tape PVC Rainstick

CLASS ID: 7X07
Date/Time: Sunday, November 18, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Erika Arndt
This instrument was originally created from cactus in South and Central America. You’ll build your own rainstick with modern materials like a hammer and nails, PVC tubing, and duct tape.

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Poem Pocket

CLASS ID: 2Y701
Date/Time: Sunday, February 24, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Margie Jones
Build with slabs to make a unique clay pocket. Learn hand-building techniques and texturing. Use your pocket to hold poems and secret messages!

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Beastly Bank

CLASS ID: 1Y742 *new class I.D.
Date/Time: Saturday, January 12, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Margie Jones
Pinch pots to create a beastly bank to hold your pennies! You will learn hand-building techniques including attaching and coiling, as well as surface design techniques. Materials are included.

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Puzzle Pyramid

CLASS ID: 12Y701
Date/Time: Saturday, December 1, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Margie Jones
Learn how to make slabs and build with them by constructing a puzzle-topped pyramid. Explore textures while creating the pieces, and then assemble. Materials are included.

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Clay Face Pots

CLASS ID: 1Y706
Date/Time: Sunday, January 20, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Erika Arndt
Make a mug with a mug! Try your hand at hand-building as you create a whimsical face on a pinch pot.

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Mixed Media, Picasso Style

CLASS ID: 2Y703
Date/Time: Saturday, February 2, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Sylvia Benson
Meows and cock-a-doodle dos can be heard coming from the room. Join in on painting cats or dogs just like Picasso would, with crayons and watercolors. Draw the cat’s face, frontal and profile, with eyes different sizes or shapes and ears somewhere? Also, experience drawing with eyes closed, using line to produce a rooster in oil pastels, blending the colors to achieve depth.

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If Picasso Painted a Snowman

CLASS ID: 12Y703
Date/Time: Saturday, December 8, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Sylvia Benson
According to the book, If Picasso Painted a Snowman, there are many ways to paint a snowman. It all depends on which artist is doing the painting. In this class, students can experience painting a snowman the way Picasso might have painted it. Brighten up winter by using oil pastels and watercolor making a brilliant and exciting painting.

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Melted Crayon Art

CLASS ID: 2Y707
Date/Time: Sunday, February 24, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Erika Arndt
Have you ever wanted to make one of those brilliant melted-crayon-on-canvas works of art? Using hot glue and a heat gun, we’ll create a bright conversation piece for your wall.

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Batik Heart Wall Hanging

CLASS ID: 2Y706
Date/Time: Sunday, February 10, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Erika Arndt
Learn about an age-old painting technique with a fun new twist. You’ll create a wax-resist painting on cloth, and then build a hanging frame from twigs & wire.

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Polymer Clay Ornaments

CLASS ID: 12Y704
Date/Time: Sunday, December 9, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Erika Arndt
Explore this versatile clay medium by making a variety of holiday-inspired ornaments, such as a snowflake, snowman, tree, elf, and sweet treats.

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