Summer Classes

Summer Classes 2018

We are excited to announce the 2018 ArtWorks Summer Class schedule! We encourage artists of every age and skill level to experience the joy of the creative process. Kids classes are offered in the morning and afternoon, while adult classes can be found throughout the day and evening all summer long. If your child is attending both a morning & afternoon class, they may stay through the noon hour for a supervised lunch (please bring a sack lunch).

Scholarships are available. Contact [email protected] for more information.

June 4 – 7

Introduction to the
Potter’s Wheel

Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Instructor: Jeff Hull
Ages: 14 & up
Maximum Class: 8 people
Location: TBA
Cost: $110

Register

June 11 – 14

Introduction to
Clay Handbuilding

Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Instructor: Jeff Hull
Ages: 14 & up
Maximum Class: 8 people
Location: TBA
Cost: $110

Register

June 11 – 15

Creative with Acrylics

Kids will paint a variety of fun subjects using acrylic paint. They’ll learn about mixing colors, different brush strokes and techniques useful in understanding this terrific medium!
Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm
Instructor: Carol Blair
Ages: 7 – 12
Location: ArtWorks
Cost: $75

Register

June 11 – 15

Drawing Basics

This class will focus on drawing skills for the beginner to moderately skilled artist. Students will practice ‘seeing’ accurately, drawing from still life, and will test out a variety of media.
Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Instructor: Amy Brown
Ages: 9 – 14
Location: ArtWorks
Cost: $75

Register

June 18 – 21

Introduction to
Welded Sculpture

Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Instructor: Jeff Hull
Ages: 18 & up
Location: TBA
Cost: $110

Register

June 18 – 22

Magical Creatures
and Places

Explore the realm of magical places and unusual creatures through the creative design of mixed media.
Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm
Instructor: Jeannie Davis
Ages: 9 – 12
Location: ArtWorks
Cost: $75

Register

June 18 – 22

Art-apalozza!

Paint, collage and papier-mâché are just a few of the art techniques that will be employed during this fun-filled week!
Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Instructor: Carolyn Jagers
Ages: 7 – 12
Location: ArtWorks
Cost: $75

Register

June 25 – 29

Chihuly Camp!

Kids will construct 3D designs emulating the whimsical style of world famous artist Chihuly!
Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm
Instructor: Jeannie Davis
Ages: 8 & Up
Location: ArtWorks
Cost: $75

Register

June 25 – 29

Mixed Media!

Study LMFA’s current exhibit and permanent collection while creating masterpieces through a variety of mediums. An LMFA vault tour will be included.
Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Instructor: Jeannie Davis
Ages: 8 & Up
Location: ArtWorks
Cost: $75

Register

July 9 – 13

Printmaking

This class will study printmaking using linoleum blocks. Students will be encouraged to develop their own ideas for imagery with guided techniques for carving. These blocks will be used functionally as well as for creating artistic masterpieces!
Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm
Instructor: Amy Brown
Ages: 9 – 14
Location: ArtWorks
Cost: $75

Register

July 9 – 13

It’s Alive!!
The Art of Monsters

Bring your imagination to life. This class will cover the creative process and creation of papier-mâché masks, self-portraits, and sprayfoam 3D sculpting. Don’t be afraid of this class. Join us for a celebration of monster creations!
Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Instructor: Niki “Icky” Groce
Ages: 7 – 12
Location: ArtWorks
Cost: $75

Register

July 16 – 20

Zoo
Animals!

Learn the art of drawing and painting while creating beautiful works of art featuring beloved Zoo Animals! Whether you are an accomplished artist or just beginning, this class is for you!
Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm
Instructor: Jeannie Davis
Ages: 9 & Up
Location: ArtWorks
Cost: $75

Register

July 16 – 20

Mosaic Madness!

Create fun, functional and decorative projects choosing from a variety of beautiful, colorful tiles. From mosaic pots to decorative pieces, students will take home exquisite works of art!
Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Instructor: Jeannie Davis
Ages: 9 & Up
Location: ArtWorks
Cost: $75

Register

July 23 – 27

Fiber Art!

Delve into the unique creations this class has to offer. Students will study a variety of techniques such as weaving, sewing, paper making and collage. Learn how to manipulate textiles and fibrous materials into exquisite pieces of art!
Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Instructor: Misti Scaggs
Ages: 9 – 14
Location: ArtWorks
Cost: $75

Register

July 23 – 25
& July 30 – 31

Clay Creations!

Students will study the techniques of clay building & glazing. Each apprentice will create a specific piece as well as one from their imagination. The first week will focus on construction, and the second will center on glazing and kiln study. Sign up early for this very popular class!
Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm
Instructor: Jamie Sharp
Ages: 9 & Up
Location: ArtWorks
Cost: $85

Register

July 30 – August 3

Pet Pattern Portraits

Explore color and pattern design while creating a masterpiece of your favorite pet or animal!
An 8×10 photo of pet and/or favorite animal is required for this class.

Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Instructor: Amanda Tilley
Ages: 10 – 14
Location: ArtWorks
Cost: $75

Register

August 6 – 9

Introduction to
Glazing Bisqueware

Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Instructor: Jeff Hull
Ages: 14 & up
Location: TBA
Cost: $110

Register

August 6 – 10

Masters Week!

Monet, Degas, Faith Ringgold and Edvard Munch!
Study these artists and create your own masterpieces through collage, color design and painting.
Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm
Instructor: Hope Jehorek
Ages: 7 – 12
Location: ArtWorks
Cost: $75

Register