Classes for Young Artists (Ages 9-13)
Now featuring 10-week ceramics courses so you can spend more time this fall with our top-rated instructors in our spacious, light-filled studio. As always, classes feature:
Our after school courses are designed for curious youth (ages 9 – 13) to explore the world of three-dimensional art through clay and create decorative and functional pottery to bring home. Students will learn to create vessels using the slab or coil method, the pottery wheel, and learn how to glaze their own creations. Supportive, small classes allow for personalized instruction.
Instructor: Doreen Baskin
Tuesdays | 4-6PM | 4/9 – 6/25 | $350
Thursdays | 4 – 6PM | 4/11 – 6/27 | $350
Painting & Mixed Media
Explorations in Drawing and Painting
Wednesdays | 4/10 – 6/19 | 4 – 6PM | $350
Calling all creative young minds! Have fun while learning the basics of drawing and painting. Create mixed-media art projects and discover your artistic voice. Be inspired by teacher demonstrations, group and individual projects, artist studies, and exploring various artistic styles. Students will learn the basic elements of drawing including line, value, shape, and texture. They will gain confidence through understanding lighting, form, and composition. Through experimentation with acrylic paint, students will learn the core concepts, techniques, and painting principles to create successful paintings.
Instructor: Jacqueline Riutort
Classes for Teens (Ages 14-18)
Now featuring 10-week ceramics courses so you can spend even more time this fall with our top-rated instructors in our spacious, light-filled studio. As always, classes feature:
New and experienced potters are welcome to join our class designed specifically for 14-18 years old. Using both handbuilding and wheel throwing techniques, students will make bowls, cups, vases and other vessel forms. On the wheel, students will be introduced to the important basics of wedging, centering, throwing a unique form, trimming, and glazing. Through handbuilding, students will learn pinch, coil and slab construction. Individualized instruction for each student depending on level. Materials Included.
Wednesdays | 4 PM-6PM | 4/10 – 6/19 | $350 | (Arrival time begins at 3:30 PM)
Instructor: Liz Lohr