2019 SCHEDULE

 


NEW!!!! JOIN US FOR A "FLASH BOB!"  What is a Flash Bob?????  We will gather at the Workshop, dress like Bob Ross while watching a Bob Ross video while painting like Bob Ross!!  Low key, fun, and participants must be willing to dress up and just have fun painting!  I will provide a new Bob Ross wig for each person, and you come dressed in a blue button up shirt like Bob used to wear!  All painting supplies will be provided.  For ages 10 and up.  

FLASH BOB #2:  May 30, 10- 12:30, $20 per person.  (must be pre-paid)  Full at this time.


2 OPEN WORKSHOPS

Friday, May 31, 10- noon, $10/ hour/ participant.

Wednesday, June 5, 10- noon, $10/hour/ participant.

Must be pre-paid.  For ages 9- adult.  You should know what you want to work on before you come, and let me know so I can have the supplies ready for you.  Do you want to work with clay?  Paint?  Learn some drawing techniques?  Plan ahead so we can use our time wisely!


2 CERAMIC PAINTING EVENTS  

Monday, June 3 from 10- noon.

Saturday, June 8 from 10- noon. 

For all ages, including adults! Choose and pay for your piece (s) ahead of time, or on the day, then glaze! Message me to see what pieces are available or swing by the Workshop to have a look. Prices range from $10- $25 depending on size.    Your piece will be fired and ready to pick up within 3 days of glazing.  


NEW CLASS!
By request, I've scheduled a SCREEN PRINTING workshop on Saturday May 25th from 1- 3:30.
AGES: 9 and up. We will be using Xacto knives. If younger, a parent is required to stay and help with this part.
COST: $25/ child and you must bring t-shirts to print, up to 4 shirts per participant.
Must be pre-paid no later than May 10th so I can order the supplies.
ONLY ONE SPOT LEFT!!
You will design, draw, cut out, and print one image on a shirt, or that same image on to up to 4 shirts!
Email me to register: rebecca.brooks1@yahoo.com

8 WEEK ART SESSION #3 (FALL):  SEPTEMBER 9- NOVEMBER 9 (includes make up week)

MONDAYS:  Art and Drawing 1, ages 7- 9, 11- 12:30, lunch and play time till 1:00.  $150, $20 sib discounts.                    

TUESDAYS: Art Start, ages 4- 8, 10- 11:15, $10/ child/class- pick and choose your dates, or come to all 8! ($10 sibling discount IF your kids are signed up for all 8 classes.)

TUESDAYS: Advanced Art for ages 15- 17, 12- 1:30, $150, $20 sibling discounts.

WEDNESDAYS:  Art 2, ages 9- 11, 11- 12:30, $150, $20 sib discounts.

                                     Drawing 2, ages 9- 11, 1- 2:30, $150, $20 sib discounts.  

THURSDAYS:   Art 3, ages 11- 13, 11- 12:30, $150, $20 sib discounts.

                                  Drawing 3, ages 11- 13, 1:30- 3:00, $150, $20 sib discounts.                              

FRIDAYS:  Art 4, ages 13- 17, 11- 12:30, $150, $20 sib discounts.

                        Drawing 4, ages 13- 17, 1:30- 3:00, $150, $20 sib discounts.

SATURDAYS:  11- 12:30: ART FOR AGES 12- 17.  $150, $20 sib discounts.

** IF YOUR CHILD TAKES BOTH CLASSES IN ONE DAY, THE SECOND CLASS IS HALF PRICE!

SUMMER ART CAMPS:

  $160, $20 sib discounts, and if your child takes more than one camp, the second one is HALF PRICE!

June 10- 14: BASIC SKILLS WOOD WORKING CAMP  (ages 10- 14).  Learn how to use basic wood working tools and            make simple joints such as a butt joint and a dowel joint as you design and build your choice of 3 projects from the project list!  Bird feeder, bird house, a small wooden bench, a tool box, a free standing corner shelf, a dollhouse, or a combination chalkboard/ cork board.  Plus, help build a large butterfly chair that will stay at the Workshop.

June 17- 21:  Ages 5- 9: "Art Spark!"  Spark your child's creativity with this camp that will inspire them to try new mediums          and techniques while using their imagination!  Paint, work with clay, experiment with various sculpting techniques, draw,            and much more!

June 24- 28:  Ages 10- 14: Graphic Arts Camp!  In this camp, your child will learn about and practice age old printing                        techniques! Intaglio, mezzotint, wood cuts, lithographs, monotypes, and multi color lino cuts will inspire your art minded              child to develop their skills and imagination and will take their learning to a whole new level!  Some of the techniques will be      adapted for safety reasons while being kept as authentic as possible.  Each technique will be discussed in connection with an          artist or time period for further enrichment and inspiration!  

July 8- 12: WOOD WORKING CAMP 2 (ages 10- 14): Learn how to make a pocket joint,  work with specialty woods, use the planer, and challenge yourself by building on the skills you've already learned!  Choose up to 3 projects from this list to complete:  cutting board, 3 legged stool with a tree slice seat, or any of the projects from the first camp!

July 15- 19:  Ages 5- 9: Clay for Kids!  A week long camp of working with many different kinds of clay!  Earthenware, polymer clay, paper clay and more!   

Here is the planned project list:

Hist/ Culture/ slab work/ Geometric designs: Family tree, Aztec treasure box

Functional Art: Stoneware jug, Puzzle platter
Artist study: Pinched birds, Barbara Kobylinska style, visiting potter, I hope! And one more artist TBD
Methods and Materials: Crazy Creatures pinch pot piece, polymer clay, paper clay mandala designs, texture tiles
Glazing and painting

6 openings at this time.


July 22- 26: Ages 10- 14: "SCULPTURAL CREATIONS!"  In this camp, your older child will take sculpting to a new level as they work with glass, design and create a fine, detailed mosaic using small, colored glass pieces, pebbles or shells (choose one!), a free form concrete planter, plaster hand casting, something (not sure yet) using colored resin, and one, nice clay piece that will be hollow and have cut out areas so a tea candle can be placed inside.  The kids will also work as a group to make a large, horse themed relief sculpture made from metal that will be donated to Serenity Saviors Equine Rescue and Therapy Center.  

July 29- Aug. 2: Ages 9- 14: "DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE!" An Art Adventure in Wonderland!  Our Art Adventure will include the following main projects:  Three (or more) Tim Burton style sculptures using polymer clay, earthenware clay, and plaster relief, a Steam punk creation based on a character of your child's choice, one planned out and gently guided canvas painting, a Digital Poster which I'll have printed for your child, A "Tea Time Table, card people, a Mad Hatter's hat, and more!!  Snacks for this week will be Alice in Wonderland themed, and the ice cream each day will be small vanilla cups to go with the themed snack. :)

   FALL WRITING CLASSES!!!

*All classes are Literature based Writing classes.  Kids will read, and write! The reading selection for each class is listed below. 

DATES: Begins the week of Aug. 26 and runs through the week of  Nov. 11.

                   JUNIOR INKLINGS M.S., Grades 6 - 8, Tuesdays 2:00- 4:00.  $180/ child, $50 sibling discounts.

Books: Not selected yet.

                  TEEN INKLINGS H.S., Grades 9 & 10, Mondays 1- 3:00.  $180/ child, $50 sibling discounts. 

Primary Reading selection:  The Giver.  We may read  To Kill A Mockingbird (not sure yet)


ANNUAL PUMPKIN DECORATING / FALL PARTY: Sun. Oct. 27, 11- 2:00, $20/ child.