Winter/Spring | Art Club – Grades 3-6 (2-3pm (Homeschool) & 4-5pm (After School)))

Art Club – Grades 3-6
Tuesdays- two-session class
2-3pm (Homeschool) & 4-5pm (After School)
Fee: $16, Members $12
Register 1 Week prior to class
January 5 & 12: Modern Metalsmithing -Learn how to form your own cuff bracelet with hammering tools, stamps, and finish with polishes or enamels to wear or give as a gift! Class Location: Youth Studio
January 19 & 26: Textures in Architecture -Explore materials used to build with and ways to draw them! Students will use copic markers, watercolors, and colored pencils to draw 3-D buildings that look like brick, wood, stone, glass, and more! Class Location: Youth Studio
February 2, 9, 16, 23: Weaving & Ceramics *** Four Week Course -Participants in this four-week class will learn the basics of throwing a clay cylinder on the pottery wheel. Once a couple of pieces are created on the wheel and fired through the kiln, students will finish with various painting techniques and combine basketry caning to the top of works for a natural design. Class Location: Clay Studio
March 2 & 9: Fredrick Brown Inspired Portraits -Let musicians and music guide your creative energy in this two-week class as we learn about the painter Fredrick Brown. Study real Fredrik Brown paintings pulled from our very own PLAC Collection, learn about Brown’s life, work, and painting process as you create your very own portrait painted on canvas. Class Location: Clay Studio
March 16 & 23: Underglaze Printmaking -Using underglaze paints made especially for ceramics, students will choose a bisque cast item to layer beautiful color and design on. Participants will create a printmaking design from foam that becomes the tool to coat with underglaze to print multiple times on the bisque surface. Pieces will be left to dry and go through the firing process in the kiln. Please allow two weeks finishing time- PLAC staff will call for pick up upon completion. Class Location: Clay Studio
April 6 & 13: Liquid Watercolors & Ink -Students will paint on watercolor paper with bold liquid watercolors learning how to use the medium and techniques to make various textures within the paint. After painting, students will layer lines using felt ink pens to create a unique and bright work of art! Class Location: Youth Studio
April 20 & 27: Low Relief Paper Sculpture -Using Exacto knives, students will imagine their own landscape out of paper by cutting each layer to create depth, stacking, and building the artwork form the background to the foreground for dramatic final results. Class Location: Youth Studio

April 20, 2021 2:00 pm
2:00 pm — 3:00 pm (1h)

Pearson Lakes Art Center