After-School Art & Upcoming Classes! @ Kimball Art Center (Jan 25)

 

Upcoming Classes & Workshops
  Get Inspired in the Studio
Making art is a tool of self-expression and a welcome outlet. From the ceramics studio to printmaking press the Kimball Art Center has a variety of classes for all ages.

CHOOSE YOUR OWN MEDIUM: WATERCOLOR & PASTELS 
Tuesdays, January 31;
February 7,14, 21, 28; March 7 
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 
with Jeanne LaRae

These sessions will teach the basics of each medium. Intermediate students are welcome to participate as Jeanne will work at the individual pace of each student. Jeanne will teach you how to use the correct tools and the correct methods to achieve an awesome painting.This is a class that will help you learn the skills to move forward into other drawing and painting classes with more confidence and abilities to paint either on your own or along with an instructor. 
 
Registration deadline: Monday, January 30

 

HARRY POTTER CREATIVE DRAWING FOR TEENS & TWEENS
Thursdays, February 2, 9, 16; March 
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. with Kylie Millward

 

Students will learn about the origins of the mythical creatures featured in the Harry Potter Saga, and will learn to draw a selection of them by focusing on each body part individually by using references. The last day of class, students will create their own imaginary mythical creature using the processes learned.  For teens/tweens ages 11-16.

 

 

Registration deadline: Monday, January 30

WHEEL THROWING FOR TEENS I
Thursdays, February 2, 9, 16; March 2, 9, 16

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. with Kristen McDermaid

All skill levels welcome! Learn the tricks of success for making clay objects on the wheel. If you have never thrown before this is the best class for starting to figure out the basics of the potter’s wheel. Students are also welcome to practice their skills for improvement. We will start with cups and bowls for students to gain confidence on the wheel.  As students advance, they are welcome to create their own sculptural wheel thrown designs.  Due to drying and firing times, pottery will be ready for pick up 10-12 days after class has ended.

 

 

Registration deadline: Monday, January 30

 

FRIENDS FROM THE FOREST
Friday, February 3

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. w
ith Anna Leigh Moore
Create and learn about our friends from the forest in this class.  Tots will make drawings and paper collages of their favorite woodland creatures such as foxes, hedgehogs, and bears.  Walk away with a whole forest of animals to display!

 

Registration deadline: Tuesday, January 31

SOCK DOLL WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
Friday, February 3 
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. with Kylie Millward

Students will create a sock doll using basic hand-stitching and hot-gluing to make and decorate their very own sock doll. Learn basic hand-stitching using needle and thread. Kids will sew and stuff their doll, then decorate fun details. This class is for kids ages 6-10 years old.

Registration deadline: Tuesday, January 31

 

RECYCLED GLASS WIND CHIMES
Saturday, February 4
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. with Jodi McRaney-Rusho
*This class is recommended for children 6+.
Create a beautiful found object and recycled glass wind chime.  Several wind chime styles will be available for students to choose from and a wide selection of recycled glass beads, rings, donuts and other pieces.  Students are encouraged to bring found objects to incorporate into their wind chime.  This class is recommended for kids 6+, and both adults and kids will make their very own wind chime for display!
Registration deadline: Wednesday, February 1
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