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Spring 2021

Creative Constructions

$132

with Donna Bird

Calendar Feb 3, 2021 at 4:30 pm

Grades 3-6

Creative Constructions is designed for students who have taken Art Adventures or have the basic art skills needed to create more complex activities and projects. This class will allow young creatives to construct original pieces of art and to learn more about painting, drawing, mixed media, narrative art, and sculpture. This spring, Creative Constructions student will be introduced to a variety of art materials and learn new artistic techniques while reinforcing the basic elements of art. For example, students will work with scratchboard, learn perspective drawing, try their hand at watercolor and acrylic painting, and learn about master artists. Small class size allows for individual attention in a fun and inviting environment!  This class will transition to online if the need arises.

4:30 - 5:30 pm - Wednesdays, February 3, 10, 17, March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, April 7, 14  (please note there is no class on February 24)

Full Course

Beginning Acoustic Guitar- Group Class- Kids and Teens

$100

with Jonathan Edens

Calendar Feb 3, 2021 at 5 pm

Grades 5-12

This group class is a great way to determine if guitar is right for you. Students will learn how to play guitar in an easy-going, fun environment. Students will learn basic terminology, foundational aspects of playing the guitar, chords and melodies. This class is less theory and more practical application for those who wish to play and pick at home, with a recording or with each other. Students will need to supply their own guitar, guitar strings and picks. The class may be divided into two separate classes depending on the number of students who register and age range.  This class will transition to online if the need arises.

5:00 - 5:45 pm, Wednesdays, February 3,10, 17, March 10, 17, 24, 31, April 7, 21, 28, May 5, 12  (please note there is no class February 24, March 3 and April 14)

Watercolor - Intermediate Level - ONLINE CLASS

$113

with Sharon Squibb

Calendar Feb 3, 2021 at 5 pm, runs for 10 weeks

Grades 9 - Adult

This is a class for students who would like to explore watercolor painting from home. It continues the study of watercolor techniques introduced in Fall Semester’s Basics of Watercolor online class, but it is open to all students who wish to experience watercolor painting. Zoom instruction includes step-by-step projects designed to guide you through the painting process from start to finish. The course will offer a variety of special techniques and approaches to making watercolor paintings of different subjects. Students will work on paintings along with the instructor as she demonstrates the steps. You will also receive emails with detailed Power Points so that you may practice further or complete a piece at home. Each session will also be recorded. Students will receive a supply list after they register. Students may purchase their own supplies or through the McKinney Center for an extra $50.00. If purchased through the McKinney Center materials can be picked up prior to class (if given proper notice).

Cost is $113 plus supplies

5:00 - 6:30 pm, Wednesday ONLINE, February 3, 10, 17, 24, March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, April 7

Potters Wheel Series Level 1

$150

with Jess Parks

Calendar Feb 3, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Adults

This beginning level class is designed for those wishing to develop their own skills on the potter’s wheel. This class is designed to build students’ skills in the foundational elements of clay, glazes, and terminology. Every class will demonstrate a different wheel throwing exercise. 

6:00 - 8:00 pm - Wednesdays, February 3, 10, 17, 24 March 3, 10

Full Course

Beginning Acoustic Guitar- Group Class- Adults

$126

with Jonathan Edens

Calendar Feb 3, 2021 at 6:15 pm, runs for 12 weeks

Adults

This group class is a great way to determine if guitar is right for you. Students will learn how to play guitar in an easy-going, fun environment. Students will learn basic terminology, foundational aspects of playing the guitar, chords and melodies. This class is less theory and more practical application for those who wish to play and pick at home, with a recording or with each other. Students will need to supply their own guitar, guitar strings and picks. The class may be divided into two separate classes depending on the number of students who register and age range. This class will transition to online if the need arises.

6:15 - 7:15 pm, Wednesdays, February 3, 10, 17, March 10, 17, 24, 31, April 7, 21, 28, May 5, 12  (please note there is no class February 24, March 3, and April 14)

Homeschool- Art Adventures

$132

with Donna Bird

Calendar Feb 4, 2021 at 9:30 am

Grades K-2

This class introduces your child to basic art skills and gives them an opportunity to grow as a young artist. Art Adventures has been designed for 5 to 7-year-old children to strengthen their knowledge in art and further develop art vocabulary and skills. With activities such as painting, drawing, and sculpture, students explore their creativity with exciting and fun projects in the spring. Both new and returning students will continue to work on developing their skills with individualized instruction in a small group setting. Small class size allows for individual attention in a fun and inviting environment!  This class will transition to online if the need arises.

9:30 - 10:30 am - Thursday, February 4, 11, 18, March 4, 11, 18, 25, April 1, 8, 22  (please note there is no class February 25 and April 15)

Homeschool- Creative Constructions

$132

with Donna Bird

Calendar Feb 4, 2021 at 11 am

Grades 3-5 

This class is for students who have taken Art Adventures or have some experience with art lessons and have the ability to attempt more complex skills including perspective, sculpture, and painting techniques. Classes are designed to reinforce basic elements of art, while introducing a variety of mediums and artistic techniques to create original pieces of art. For example, students will work with scratchboard, learn to draw in 3D, try their hand at watercolor and acrylic painting, and learn about master artists. The curriculum is ongoing and projects change every semester. Small class size allows for individual attention.  This class will transition to online if the need arises.

11:00 am - Noon - Thursdays, February 4, 11, 18, March 4, 11, 18, 25, April 1, 8, 22  (please note there is no class February 25 and April 15)

 

Art Adventures

$132

with Donna Bird

Calendar Feb 4, 2021 at 4:30 pm

Grades K- 2

This class introduces your child to basic art skills and gives them an opportunity to grow as young artists. Art Adventures has been designed for 5 to 7-year-old children to strengthen their knowledge in art and further develop art vocabulary and skills. With activities such as painting, drawing, sculpture and collage, students explore their creativity with exciting and fun projects in the spring. Both new and returning students will continue to work on developing their skills with individualized instruction in a small group setting. Small class size allows for individual attention in a fun and inviting environment!  This class will transition to online if the need arises.

4:30 - 5:30 pm - Thursdays, February 4, 11, 18, March 4, 11, 18, 25, April 1, 8, 22  (please note there is no class February 25 and April 15)

 

Full Course




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