Tuesday, February 14, 2017

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Sunday, January 15, 2017

Course Descriptions--Heather Siegel


Drawing with Pastels (ages 8 and up)   Mondays 4:00-5:30 (February 6-27)

Students will explore the expressive qualities of drawing with chalk pastels, oil pastels, and charcoal.  Students will draw inspiration from real objects, imagination, and images.  Students are encouraged to bring in items (nothing with a lot of fine detail) or pictures of things they would like to draw, but source material will also be provided.

Mixed Media (Ages 12 and up) Mondays 6:00-7:30 (February 6-27)

Have you ever wanted to create something, but couldn’t decide what materials you wanted to use?  Who says you can’t use them all?  This class will explore ways to create semi-realistic compositions using a variety of traditional and non-traditional drawing, painting, and collage techniques

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Saturday, January 14, 2017

Course Descriptions--Sam Tucker

2 Point Perspective Drawing (K-12)  February 2-23   4:00-5:30

This class teaches students how to draw with 2 point perspective.
We will sketch with pencil and then use markers for the final illustration.
This is a useful class for the 3D minded student.

Sculpture Assembly   (K-12)     February 2-23       6:00-7:30

This class teaches students how to assemble various items into sculptural pieces.
We will work with wood, fabric, leather, and plastic.
Basic hand tools will be used with screws, nails, and glue.

Course Descriptions--Jan VonBokel

Beginning Watercolor (K-12)  February 2-23  4:00-5:30

Beginner (No Fear) watercolor class,,learn various techniques and color mixing using transparent watercolor. Each artist will be encouraged to work in their own intuitive style while the instructor will guide them and teach how to use the medium.
 
Beginning Watercolor (Adult) February 2-23 6:00-7:30
Beginner (No Fear) watercolor class,,learn various techniques and color mixing using transparent watercolor. Each artist will be encouraged to work in their own intuitive style while the instructor will guide them and teach how to use the medium.
 

Course Descriptions--Penny Hess

Clay Sculpture for Youth

Students will be introduced to the hand building techniques of clay such as coil, slab and pinch to create functional and decorative pieces. Acrylic paint and various glazes will be used to complete the ceramics. Classes meet from 4-5:30 on Tuesdays, Feb. 7-28.

Clay Sculpture for Adults
Students will explore hand building techniques such as slab, pinch and coil methods while creating functional as well as decorative clay pieces. Acrylic paints and various glazes will be used to finish the pieces. Classes meet from 6-7:30 on Tuesdays Feb. 7-28.

For more information, contact Penny Hess at 217-259-3545.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Art Class Offerings

Mondays           4:00-5:30                               February 6-27
Drawing with Pastels (Ages 8+)               Instructor Heather Siegel
Enrollment limited to 5 students                   $100 per student

Mondays           6:00-7:30                              February 6-27
Mixed Media and Collage (Ages 12+)      Instructor Heather Siegel
Enrollment limited to 5 students                    $100 per student

Tuesdays           4:00-5:30                               February 7-28
Clay Sculpture for Youth (Ages 8-11)     Instructor Penny Hess
Enrollment limited to 5 students.                 $100 per student.

Tuesdays           6:00-7:30                               February 7-28
Clay Sculpture for Adults (Ages 12+)     Instructor Penny Hess
Enrollment limited to 5 students.                $100 per student.

Thursdays       4:00-5:30                                  February 2-23
Beginning Watercolor  K-12               Instructor Jan VonBokel
Enrollment limited to 5 students.                 $100 per student.

Thursdays       6:00-7:30                                   February 2-23
Beginning Watercolor Adult                 Instructor Jan VonBokel
Enrollment limited to 5 students                   $100 per student

Thursdays           4:00-5:30                               February 2-23
Two Point Perspective Drawing    K-12                Instructor Sam Tucker
Enrollment limited to 5 students.                   $100 per student.

Thursday            6:00-7:30                                February 2-23
Sculpture/Assembly  K-12            Instructor Sam Tucker
Enrollment limited to 5 students                     $100 per student



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Weather

If we get the anticipated icy weather, guitar lessons will be canceled tomorrow, and you will be credited towards next month's lessons.