Thursday, June 05, 2008

2008 Summer Art Classes

Following is the Blackfoot Art Center's 2008 Summer Class Schedule. You'll find all of our most popular classes plus an exciting new mosaic-making class! If you haven't taken classes with us since summer 2007, please note that our classroom / art studio is now located at the Blackfoot Community Center, 157 W. Sexton (at Ash). We have a spacious classroom and look forward to a terrific summer.

Summer classes begin the week of June 9 and continue through August. As always, click on the registration form link to the right to download your registration form, and mail to the Art Center at 146 S. Meridian Street; or bring it into the Community Center and take a look around!

Let’s Draw & Paint!
Monday 11:00 to 12:00 pm · $25 / Month
Kids ages 6 to 8 will improve their drawing skills while exploring and combining media such as tempera, watercolor, crayon, pastels, and more.

Craft it!
Monday 1:00 to 2:00 pm · $25 / Month
A hands-on arts & crafts class for young children ages 6 to 8. Kids will explore exciting techniques using interesting materials such as textiles, wire, string, wood, foam, & more.

Make a Mosaic (& Other Great Crafts)!
Monday 3:00 to 4:30 pm · $30 / Month
Your child will make a beautiful tile mosaic in this unique craft class for older kids, ages 8 and up. Later, participants may make additional mosaics or try another great craft project.

Art is Fun!
Tuesday 1:00 to 2:00 pm · $25 / Month
Unique, open-ended art exploration activities especially suited for 4- and 5-year-olds.

Let’s Paint!
Tuesday 3:00 to 4:30 pm · $35 / Month
Explore painting techniques and media including tempera, watercolor, & acrylics. For kids 7 to 12.

Teen Art Exploration
Wednesday 1:00 to 3:00 pm · $35 / Month
Teens 12 - 17 will improve drawing skills and explore a variety of art media including colored pencil, ink, pastels, tempera, watercolor, and acrylics.

Learn to Draw (June)
Nature Drawing (July)
Drawing in Color (Aug)

Wednesday 4:00 – 5:30 pm · $30 / Month
An introductory drawing class for kids 8 to 12. Learn a whole new way of seeing and thinking artistically. Participants will learn to access their creative side and discover their own unique drawing style.

Art Adventures!
Thursdays 11:00 to 12:00 pm · $25 / Month
Exciting, hands-on art exploration for kids ages 6 to 10. They’ll experience a variety of art forms, media, and techniques - something different every week!

Adult Art Class & Open Studio
Tuesday 6:30 to 8:30 pm · $40.00 / Month or $10.00 per class session
An open art studio / class for adults. Interact with other local artists while exploring a variety of exciting exercises, techniques, and media.
Ongoing class sessions, some out of doors, weather permitting. Attend whenever and as often as you wish. Jun-Aug: watercolor / acrylics.