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Wheel Thrown Pottery classes are ongoing throughout the year, and all other current children’s classes are listed below.
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• All classes taught by experienced artists/teachers passionate about art!
• Small classes (no more than eight students)
• Private lessons available
• Low fees include all art supplies
• Weekly classes are 90 minutes/Wheel Thrown Pottery classes are 2 hours
• Weekday classes to accommodate homeschool schedules
• Returning students and siblings save $10 off class fees
Wheel Thrown Pottery
Build a foundation of skills by learning the essentials of working on the potter’s wheel. Learn to develop various shapes by first mastering the cylinder. You’ll also learn the basics of trimming and glazing your pieces while enjoying plenty of individual instruction. In subsequent classes, you will learn advanced techniques to make vessels such as mugs, pitchers, lidded jars and even gas-fired raku! Begin your classes anytime. Wednesdays 2 pm • Ages 14+ • 8-Week Session $150
Develop basic drawing skills while experimenting with various materials, techniques and subject matter. Learn to see relationships of shapes and lines in order to draw realistically. Personalized instruction in small groups and all skill levels welcome. Tuesdays 4 pm or Saturdays 9 am • Ages 7+ • 6-Week Session $124 • Drop In Single Class $25
Figure Drawing For Teens
Improve your skills as you learn to draw the human face and figure. Learn to see relationships of shapes and lines in order to draw realistically. You’ll pick up plenty of tips and tricks to help you draw portraits of adults and children you know. Personalized instruction in a small group and all skill levels welcome.
Fridays 3:30 pm • Ages 12+ • 6-Week Session $124 • Drop In Single Class $25
Kids & Clay
Explore all aspects of creating with clay off the wheel. You’ll become comfortable working with coils, slabs and textures, then use these techniques in combination to model your work, from fanciful art to functional pieces. Learn to use texture tools, underglazes and color additives for decoration. One of our most popular classes! Wednesdays 4 pm • Ages 7+ • 6-Week Session $124 • Drop In Single Class $25
We will encourage experimentation in your child’s art while having lots of fun creating with a wide variety of media and finishes. We will be collaging, stamping, printing, stencilling and making three-dimensional creations in clay! Thursdays 4 pm • Ages 7+ • 6-Week Session $124 • Drop In Single Class $25
Kids & Paint
An introduction to the painting process by exploring all the basic elements: brushwork, texture, shape, color, value, composition, proportion and perspective while painting subjects of interest to the class. We’ll use watercolors and acrylics, and use painting tools beyond ordinary paintbrushes! Saturdays 11 am • Ages 7+ • 6-Week Session $124 • Drop In Single Class $25
Give your child the opportunity to explore his/her passion with the art medium of their choice! Book here, and we’ll contact you shortly to discuss a lesson or two tailored specifically to your child’s interests and talents. Dates & Times To Be Scheduled, Ages 7+ • 90-Minute Lesson $40 • 60-Minute Lesson $30
Here’s an interesting article! Top 10 Skills Children Learn From The Arts