PRE-TEENS AND TEENS

With a focus on the principles and elements of design, students will explore drawing and painting techniques. This will include, but is not limited to drawing from observation and color mixing. Students will learn how to use acrylic paint, color pencils, pastels, and much more as they utilize self-expression to create artwork.

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  • Start Date: Apr 22, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Oksana Urban
    Fee: $131.00

Learn the basics of 1 and 2-point perspective. Explore drawing perspectives of still-lifes, interior spaces, and outdoor environments with buildings. Simple forms, architectural elements, and structures are introduced while learning how to draw using pencil and charcoal. Discover rules and techniques of linear and atmospheric perspective that enhance distance.

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  • Start Date: Apr 22, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $131.00

Learn figure proportion, fabric rendering, pattern design, illustration styles, and design concepts. Use pencils, markers, and watercolors to create a fashion portfolio. Students supply some materials, please see the material list.

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  • Start Date: Mar 3, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Amy Berkowitz
    Fee: $131.00

Through use of plaster cast sculpture and clothed, live model, learn the traditional method of drawing from observation. Explore how to use, light, value, and perspective to create dynamic artworks. Gain an understanding of how to accurately draw, in proportion, human anatomy. This class focuses on skills needed for applying to specialized arts middle and high school.

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  • Start Date: Apr 25, 2020
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Suzanne Scherer
    Fee: $150.00

Learn the fundamentals of painting from mixing colors to techniques such as glazing, direct paint, and impasto. Basic color theory and the interaction of color and form are emphasized along with a strong base in drawing. Direct observation is an integral part of the curriculum.

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  • Start Date: Apr 27, 2020
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6:15 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Roumen Boudev
    Fee: $131.00

In preparation for school of the arts auditions, this still-life drawing class will teach students the traditional method of drawing from observation. Explore light, value, and perspective to create dynamic artworks. Gain an understanding of how to accurately draw objects from life.

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  • Start Date: Apr 25, 2020
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Suzanne Scherer
    Fee: $150.00
Youth

Use your hands to create three-dimensional sculpture and pottery. Learn different techniques of shaping wet clay and finishing with decorations and glazes.

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  • Start Date: Apr 23, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Sara Henick Montague
    Fee: $113.00

Use your hands to create three-dimensional sculpture and pottery. Learn different techniques of shaping wet clay and finishing with decorations and glazes.

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  • Start Date: Apr 28, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 4:30 - 6 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Sara Henick Montague
    Fee: $113.00

Exercise your imagination while learning how to draw, paint, and use mixed media in this active art studio. Discover different techniques and learn various art styles and vocabulary. Materials and projects are geared to specific age groups. These courses vary each term and may be taken in continuation.

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  • Start Date: Apr 22, 2020
    Day of the Week: Wednesdays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $113.00
  • Start Date: Apr 25, 2020
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 9 - 10:30 AM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $113.00
  • Start Date: Apr 28, 2020
    Day of the Week: Tuesdays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Maria Weiss
    Fee: $113.00

Discover techniques of drawing and painting as you learn to create self-portraits, landscapes, still life, or abstract paintings. Learn techniques of drawing from observation using line and shading. Explore different materials such as watercolor, printmaking, and collage while learning styles from abstract art to realism. Children view artworks by Paul Cezanne, Piet Mondrian, Frida Kahlo, or other artists to be inspired and learn historical art styles and terms.

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  • Start Date: Apr 23, 2020
    Day of the Week: Thursdays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Maria Weiss
    Fee: $113.00
  • Start Date: Apr 24, 2020
    Day of the Week: Fridays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $113.00
  • Start Date: Apr 25, 2020
    Day of the Week: Saturdays
    Class Time: 11 AM - 12:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Christine Lyons
    Fee: $113.00
  • Start Date: Apr 27, 2020
    Day of the Week: Mondays
    Class Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
    Weeks: 5
    Instructor: Maria Weiss
    Fee: $113.00