Art Classes for Children at Spectrum Gallery

Fall 2019 Art Programs for Children

Spectrum Gallery
61 Main Street, Centerbrook CT 06409
860-663-5593

 

After School or Saturday AM 3-D Sculpture Fun for Ages 7-11!

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In this class, young artists use a variety of art materials to create 3 Dimensional forms. From paper maché fruit to ceramic animal bowls, they learn the skills and techniques to become comfortable with each medium.  Additional projects include making their own salt dough clay miniature tiles and pendants!

Dates: Wednesdays 9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23.  Makeup 10/30 or Thursdays  9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24. Makeup 10/31 or Saturdays 9/28, 10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26. Makeup 11/2.

Time: Wed/Thur 3:30-4:30pm; Sat 10am-11am

Ages: 7-11

Cost: $120 includes all materials for 5 classes; Members save $12

 

After School Drawing and Painting for Young Artists Ages 7-11

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All levels welcome! In this class, students practice drawing and painting from life as well as from the imagination. They explore various mediums such as watercolor and acrylics and the tools & techniques associated with each of these mediums. In drawing students learn about traditional practices, such as contour drawing, brush-play, and still-life, while also exploring experimental methods, such as abstract art.  Please bring a 9”x12” Sketchbook to the first class.

Dates: Wednesdays 9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23.  Makeup 10/30 or Thursdays 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24. Makeup 10/31

Time: 4:45-5:45pm

Ages: 7-11

Cost: $120 includes all materials for 5 classes; Members save $12

 

 

 

Sat AM The Sky is the Limit with Mixed Media for Ages 7-11

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In this class for ages 7-11, participants take their art making to a new level by combining various mediums to make unique and self expressive art!  They learn the important art elements and technical skills relevant to each medium. Projects to explore a variety of mediums include Paper Maché bowls, Clay Slab Weaving, Chihuli inspired Faux Glass Sculptures, and All About Me Collage if time allows.  Be prepared to have fun, get messy, and express yourself through the fun of Mixed Media Art!

Dates: Saturdays 9/28, 10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26. Makeup 11/2

Time: 11:15am-12:15pm

Ages: 7-11

Cost: $115 includes all materials for 5 classes; Members save $11