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July 2016

Beginning/Intermediate Silversmithing

Beginning students will learn how to fabricate jewelry from metal sheet and wire.  Begin with basic skills such as forging, soldering and setting cabochon stones.  Learn to use a jeweler's saw and other hand tools.

Dates & Times

Jul 5-Jul 26, Tuesdays 7-9 pm
Ages: 18 & up
Instructor: Bonnie AuBuchon
Location: Schack Art Center, Metalsmithing Studio

Intermediate/Advanced Silversmithing

*Students must have taken the Beginning-Intermediate Silversmithing course or have instructor's permission to take this class.

Intermediate students can continue creating jewelry on directed projects with the instructor. Design a project with the instructor's guidance and advance forward with more complicated processes.

$20 supply fee payable to instructor at class. Additonal fees may be charged depending on materials used by student.

Dates & Times

Jul 6-Jul 27, Wednesdays 7-9 pm
Ages: 18 & up
Instructor: Bonnie AuBuchon
Location: Schack Art Center, Metalsmithing Studio

Summer Art Camp

Four fantastic days of art making! In this fine art camp, your child will explore drawing, painting and printmaking. Mediums including watercolor, acrylic, pastel, pencil and ink will be used. New and fun projects completed daily. Aprons provided, but please have your child dress for mess.

Come for more than one week - different projects every week!

All Levels

Dates & Times

Jul 18-Jul 21, Monday-Thursday 10 am-12 noon
Ages: 6-12
Instructor: Nikki Gardner (Wheeler)
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

Basic Watercolor Painting

Students will learn basic watercolor techniques as including composition and color mixing. The student will learn wet-in-wet, dry brush, layering. We will take a step-by-step approach to insure that each student learns how to complete a watercolor painting from beginning to end.

All Levels

Dates & Times

Jul 20-Aug 24, Wednesdays 2-5 pm
Ages: 18 & up
Instructor: Jess Coleman
Location: Schack Art Center, Painting & Drawing Studio

Learn to Write Short Fiction

This class will provide new writers the tools that they need to begin writing short stories. We will cover the basic concepts of composition as well as also peek into the nitty-gritty aspects of style and method so you can begin writing the stories that only you can write.

During this five week class, we will read and discuss several stories. In addition, each student will have the opportunity to write and workshop a new story.

Age Range-Due to content of the stories discussed, this class is intended for students older than 15.

Beginning-Intermediate

Dates & Times

Jul 22-Aug 19, Fridays 3:30-5:30 pm
Ages: 16 & up
Instructor: Seth Riley
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

Drawing Camp

Drawing is extremely easy and fun! We will be drawing a variety of subjects such as landscapes, animals, flowers and still lives in this class. We will be working in several drawing media and will be covering contrast, highlights/shadow, composition etc. in this exciting class! The subjects will be taught in a step-by-step fashion. You will be able to follow along with the steps to acheive beautiful finished projects!

All Levels

Dates & Times

Jul 25-Jul 29, Monday-Friday 10 am-12 noon
Ages: 8-15
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

Teen Drawing Camp

Drawing is extremely easy and fun! We will be drawing a variety of subjects such as landscapes, animals, flowers and still lives in this class. We will be working in several drawing media and will be covering contrast, highlights/shadow, composition etc. in this exciting class! The subjects will be taught in a step-by-step fashion. You will be able to follow along with the steps to acheive beautiful finished projects!

All Levels

Dates & Times

Jul 25-Jul 29, Monday-Friday 1-3 pm
Ages: 13-18
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

Intermediate Stained Glass

This class is designed for those already involved in a stained glass project. Bring your project and supplies and be ready to go.

Previous stained glass knowledge is a must.

Dates & Times

Tuesdays, July 26-Sept 6, (no class Aug 16), 6:30-8:30 pm
Ages: Adult - 18+
Instructor: Anita Black
Location: Schack Art Center, Flame & Kiln Studio

Ceramic Tidepool with Melted Glass

Make a beautiful treasure. Everyone loves to look at sea life in a tidepool and this is your time to create your own. Students will learn to create the bowl and sea animals using basic clay hand building techniques. Instructor will put glass in the bottom during firing to resemble water if requested. Pieces will be ready in a week to display in your yard, coffee table or deck! Fun for the whole family!                 All Levels

Dates & Times

July 29, Friday 11 am-3 pm
Ages: 8 & up
Instructor: Tina Carpenter
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1