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Drawing

Beginning Drawing & Painting Camp

This class will build a solid foundation of drawing skills to strengthen your ability to express your creativity!  The instructor will demonstrate specific techniques to render realistically using line and contour, shape and form, light and shadow, space and depth, proportion and perspective. Principles of composition will also be covered. We will then go into translating some of these skill into painting.

Dates & Times

#1: Jul 26-Jul 30, Monday-Friday 1-3 pm
Ages: 12-15
Instructor: Shelly Chess
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

#2: Aug 9-Aug 13, Monday-Friday 1-3 pm
Ages: 12-15
Instructor: Shelly Chess
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

Summer Art Camp

Joint the fun for five fantastic days of art making! In this art camp, your child will explore drawing and painting with fine art mediums including watercolor, acrylic, pastel, pencil and ink!

Dates & Times

#1: Jul 19-Jul 23, Monday-Friday 10 am-12 noon
Ages: 8-12
Instructor: Shelly Chess
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

#2: Jul 26-Jul 30, Monday-Friday 10 am-12 noon
Ages: 8-12
Instructor: Shelly Chess
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

#3: Aug 2-Aug 6, Monday-Friday 10 am-12 noon
Ages: 8-12
Instructor: Shelly Chess
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

#4: Aug 9-Aug 13, Monday-Friday 10 am-12 noon
Ages: 8-12
Instructor: Shelly Chess
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

#5: Aug 16-Aug 20, Monday-Friday 10 am-12 noon
Ages: 8-12
Instructor: Shelly Chess
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 2

Wake Up Your Abstracts: Movement & Mark Making

Learn how to add action to your abstract paintings with a variety of strokes and marks. We will paint large on paper with Ink and Mixed Media. You will learn how to create bold pattern and create several large paintings on 18"x24" artist grade paper.

Dates & Times

June 18, Friday 11:30 am-2:30 pm
Ages: Adult - 18+
Instructor: Jackie Cort
Location: Schack Art Center, Studio 1

Zoom Online class - Cartooning & Caricatures

Write! Draw! Ink! This workshop allows you 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.

All Levels

Ages 10 & up

Dates & Times

May 13-Jun 10, Thursdays 3:30-5 pm
Ages: 10 & up
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

ZOOM Online class - Colored Pencil Drawing I

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

Dates & Times

Apr 7-May 12, Wednesdays 11 am-1 pm
Ages: 15 & up
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

ZOOM Online class - Drawing I

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 covering contrast, highlights/shadow, composition etc. The subjects will be taught in a step-by-step fashion. You will be able to follow along with the steps to achieve beautiful finished projects!

Dates & Times

May 14-Jun 11, Fridays 3-4:30 pm
Ages: 10 & up
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

ZOOM Online class - Oil Pastel Workshop

Oil pastels are an exciting, vibrant art form that you can bring anywhere and they yield amazing, bright, cheerful and spontaneous results! We will be doing a variety of subjects- landscapes, animals, portraits, and still lives, and we will explore color, value, shadow, perspective, and materials in this fun and informative class for everyone! The subjects will be taught in a step-by-step fashion. You will be able to follow along with the steps to acheive great results!   (Beginner to Advanced)

Dates & Times

May 12-Jun 9, Wednesdays 1:45-3:15 pm
Ages: 15 & up
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

ZOOM Online class: Face It: Power Play Portraits

Knowledge is power. Play is important! This 6-week course combines anatomical knowledge and playful exploration. First, focus is on facial muscles, planes, and shading, while completing a practice portrait. After that, creative media approaches result in a dynamic second portrait in your own unique style. Overall drawing and creative skills improve as a result! Who knew learning could be so fun!

Dates & Times

Jun 2-Jul 7, Wednesdays 3-5 pm
Ages: 15 & up
Instructor: Cathy Tanasse
Location: ZOOM class