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Youth - Up to 12

Cartooning

Write! Draw! Ink! This workshop allows young artists to learn the process of cartooning and drawing caricatures. Students will follow along on a step by step basis to draw some favorite characters as well as create their own characters and write and draw their own stories.

Dates & Times

Feb 27-Apr 3, Sundays 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Ages: 10 & up
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: Schack Art Center, Painting & Drawing Studio

Ceramic Birds & Animals

Make high fired ceramic birds and animals for your home or garden to usher summer in the door!

Dates & Times

March 20, Sunday 1-3 pm
Ages: 8 & up
Instructor: Tina Carpenter
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

Ceramic Castles

Create your masterpiece! This is your opportunity to design and build the castle of your dreams! Students will learn to create forms using basic clay hand building techniques.

Dates & Times

February 12, Saturday 11 am-2 pm
Ages: 8 & up
Instructor: Tina Carpenter
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

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.

Dates & Times

April 3, Sunday 1-4 pm
Ages: 8 & up
Instructor: Tina Carpenter
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

Comprehensive Intro to Polymer Clays

Your instructor Jessica will teach you all the things she wishes she had been taught from the beginning! Including how to (and the importance of) conditioning clay, properly baking/curing clay, products that can be added to clay, how to safely seal inclusions, and how to assemble the final product.

Dates & Times

February 27, Sunday 12:30-2:30 pm
Ages: Ages 8 and up
Instructor: Jessica Mase
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

Intro to Needle Felting

In this class students will discover how fun and easy it is to create with wool fleece. From simple wool beads to intricately detailed small figures, the creative possibilities are endless! Students will leave class with new felted creations plus the tools and knowledge to keep on creating more at home.

Dates & Times

March 20, Sunday 1-4 pm
Ages: Ages 12 and up
Instructor: Staci Adman
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

Kids Drawing

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!

Dates & Times

#1: Jan 15-Feb 19, Saturdays 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Ages: 10-17
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: Schack Art Center, Painting & Drawing Studio

#2: Apr 9-May 14, Saturdays 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Ages: 10-17
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: Schack Art Center, Painting & Drawing Studio

Kids' Painting

Acrylics are one of the most versatile media ever invented! Bright, luminous colors, ease of use, and infinite techniques make acrylic painting a boundless, creative choice. Whether you are intrigued by acrylic's potential, or have worked in acrylic for years, this class has something for everyone!

Dates & Times

#1: Feb 26-Apr 2, Saturdays 12:30-2:30 pm
Ages: 10-17
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: Schack Art Center, Painting & Drawing Studio

#2: May 21-Jun 25, Saturdays 12:30-2:30 pm
Ages: 10-17
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: Schack Art Center, Painting & Drawing Studio

Polymer Clay: Fairy Door

During the class we will work together to condition, shape, color, and decorate individualized Fairy Doors out of Polymer Clay and inclusions such as faux moss, stones, beads, crystal type stones.

Dates & Times

April 10, Sunday 11 am-2 pm
Ages: Ages 8 and up
Instructor: Jessica Mase
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

Polymer Clay: Floral Journal Cover

In this class instructor will help students design and implement the use of polymer clay in creating a floral-focused journal cover(and possibly, if the students are willing, sneak a fairy door or Secret Garden motif in as well. We will be decorating the cover of an A5 size sketch journal.


Dates & Times

March 19, Saturday 11 am-3 pm
Ages: Ages 8 and up
Instructor: Jessica Mase
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

Sci Fi & Fantasy Drawing

Explore the fascinating world of fantasy creatures in this exciting class! We will depict Dragons, Dinos, Mecha, Monsters, Robots, Elves, Gnomes, Trolls, Shape-Shifters, Mutants, Clones, Giant Insectoids, Animal-Creature Hybrids, Multi-Creature Hybrids, and all the amazing things they do! Running, flying, swimming, battling foes, rescuing heroes, breathing fire, etc.!

Dates & Times

May 22-Jun 26, Sundays 11:30 am-1:30 pm
Ages: 10 & up
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: Schack Art Center, Painting & Drawing Studio