Classes – Students

Expand your mind…create your dreams!

   
The Jennifer Hunt Memorial Scholarship is available for tuition assistance.  Students ages 18 and younger with financial need may apply.  Call 330-339-2787. 

 Summer Art Camp class offerings will be posted April 15, 2017…the dates are July 18,19,20,25,26, & 27…Registration begins April 17, 2017

 Call 330-339-2787 to Register

 Spring Classes Begin February 6, 2017

> Drama – taught by Elizabeth Holmes, 5 Mondays 4:30 pm –  6:00 pm beginning February 6, 2017- A workshop for young thespians ages 8 and up. Class discussion includes: character development, costumes, sets, props, makeup and more. Cost is $40

>Beginning Children’s Ballet for Ages 5 – 7 - taught by Shellyn Leeper.  5 Tuesdays 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm,  beginning February 7, 2017.This class is an introductory experience for beginners wanting to know about ballet. Wear ballet slippers or socks & comfortable clothes. Cost is $25.

> Intermediate Balletfor ages 8 – 11  taught by Shellyn Leeper – 5 Tuesdays 5:00 p-m – 5:30 pm beginning February 7, 2017…cost is $20. This class is for beginners who are just a bit older. Wear ballet slippers or socks & comfortable clothes. Cost is $25

>Create a Character - taught by Kathleen Riley – 5 Tuesdays 4:15 pm – 5:30 pm beginning February 7, 2017. Students will draw, paint, design and build a 3D character! Students will use recycled and new materials, learn many skills and use their imagination in this creative process. All materials provided. For ages 8 and up…bring a pic of your favorite character (animal, human etc.) to work with. Cost is $40

> Drawing & Painting for Kids - taught by William Koch – 5 Wednesdays 4:15pm – 5:30pm beginning February 8, 2017.  Learn skills, explore media and engage your creativity! All materials provided. For young artists ages 8 and up.  Cost is $40.

> Kids Clay – taught by Christine Rober – 5 Tuesdays 4:15pm – 5:30pm beginning February 7, 2017. Young artists ages 8 and up will learn the principles of hand building. Create your dreams in clay!  All materials included (clay, glaze, firing) please wear old clothes!  Cost is $40.

 

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Summer Art Camp  –     Coming next summer…July, 2017. Classes are $30 each. If you sign up for BOTH a morning and afternoon class, the cost is only $50 total. Bring a brown bag lunch. The following are examples of classes that were offered in 2016

Morning Classes:

> Pottery (hand building) – taught by Kim Hohlmayer10:00am to 11:30 am. Students will primarily work OFF the wheel and get personal one-to-one instruction on how to work with slabs, create textures, use the tools, etc… and how to decorate then finish the piece. For students 8 -18. SORRY THIS CLASS IS FULL!

> T-Shirt Surgery – taught by Mallory Gerstacker, 10:00am to 11:30.  Bring old T-Shirts and create new wearable fashions! You will be amazed at what you will be able to design.  For students ages 9 and older…bring old t-shirts!  SORRY, THIS CLASS IS FULL!

> Beginning Children’s Ballet for Ages 5 – 7 - taught by Shellyn Leeper10:00am – 10:45am, One week ONLY…July 19, 20 & 21…cost is $20…This class is an introductory experience for beginners wanting to know about ballet. Wear ballet slippers or socks & comfortable clothes SORRY, THIS CLASS IS NOT AVAILABLE.

> Intermediate Balletfor ages 8 – 11  taught by Shellyn Leeper10:45am – 11:30am. One week ONLY…July 19, 20 21…cost is $20. This class is for beginners who are just a bit older. Wear ballet slippers or socks & comfortable clothes. SORRY, THIS CLASS IS NOT AVAILABLE.

>Ozobots! - Taught by Marilyn Roder, 10:00am – 11:30am.  Expand your horizons with the help of Ozobot, the tiny smart robot.  There is no end to the possibilities, as you create a different landscape of adventures, games & coding with Ozobot.  Join us for some creative thinking and don’t forget to bring your imagination!  For children who have finished grade 3 and up. One spot left!

> Drawing from Observation – taught by  Bill Koch. Ages 8 – 12, 10:00am – 11:30am.  Learn to draw from nature as well as use your imagination to create fabulous compositions. SORRY, THIS CLASS IS FULL.

>eARTh (Earth Art) 10:00am – 11:30am This class has a focus on using natural, found and recycled materials to create amazing art- Taught by Samantha Wottle.  Ages 9 – 12, 10:00am – 11:30am.  You can make art out of anything…Excitement and creativity needed! SORRY, THIS CLASS IS FULL!

>Puppets - Taught by Candice McMath,  10:00am – 11:30am.  Create 6 different found object puppets and learn to perform with them!  For beginners and intermediate students ages 8 and up. SORRY, THIS CLASS IS FULL.

Afternoon Classes:

> Pottery (wheel throwing) – taught by Ashley McCleary – Noon to 1:30pm. Students will work primarily on the wheel and get personal one-to-one instruction on how to center the clay, bring up the walls, use the tools, etc… and how to decorate the finished piece. We can also hand build. This class is primarily for students 11 to 18, younger students by special permission based on prior experience. SORRY, THIS CLASS IS FULL!

> Splish-Splash Watercolor Class – taught by  Bill Koch.  Ages 8 – 12, Noon – 1:30pm.  Learn to use watercolor paints to create beautiful compositions.n prior wheel experience. SORRY, THIS CLASS IS FULL!

>Dynamic Paper Artworks – taught by Kim Hohlmayer - Noon – 1:30pm.  See the wonderful, amazing things you can make with paper, 3-D projects of all kinds and everything that you can do with paper besides drawing! – For students ages 8 and up.  SORRY, THIS CLASS IS FULL!

> Walking in the Steps of (6) Great Artists – taught by Bill ShryockNoon  – 1:30pm. We will study the works of great artists. After we observe & discuss examples of their works, we will then create our own masterpieces utilizing their drawing / painting styles. For students 11 to 18.

>Puppets - Taught by Candice McMathNoon  – 1:30pm.  Create 6 different found object puppets and learn to perform with them!  For beginners and intermediate students ages 8 and up. Two spots left!

> Drama – taught by Elizabeth Holms – A workshop for young thespians ages 8 – 17, Noon1:30pm. Learn to put a play together from audition to performance! Class discussion includes: character development, costumes, sets, props and makeup. SORRY, THIS CLASS IS FULL!

 

May Mini-Sessions … lasting (4) weeks…Registration begins April 18, 2016

 

> Kids Clay – Taught by Kim Hohlmayer – 4 Tuesdays 4:15pm – 5:15pm –   Handbuilding for children ages 8 – 15…all materials provided.  Create your dreams in clay!  Cost is $40.

>Jewelry Making - taught by Kim Hohlmayer – 4 Mondays 4:14pm – 5:15pm beginning May 2, 2016.  Make wearable art from clay, paper, beads and more!  Cost is $40

> Drama – taught by Elizabeth Holmes, 6 Mondays 4:30 pm –  6:00 pm beginning March 14, 2016- A workshop for young thespians ages 8 – 17. Learn to put a play together from audition to performance! Students will create a play and write dialogue. Class discussion includes: character development, costumes, sets, props and makeup. Cost is $45

 
 

 Workshops For Kids And Adults!….great for children who are home schooled or for parent & child combo

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 For Kids and Adults!

 
 >Gifts & Ornaments from Clay – Kim Hohlmayer.  5 Mondays from 6:15pm – 7:45pm beginning November 7, 2016.  Create unique clay gifts for family and friends…including: jewelry, small dishes, magnets and more! No previous experience necessary and all ages welcome…children under 8 must have an adult accompany them.  All materials included. Member Cost – $55 per person, Non-Member Cost – $65…Member Cost for child & adult combo $75, Non-Member Cost for child & adult combo $85.

 

Jennifer Hunt Memorial Scholarship:  This scholarship is available for students with financial need.  Please contact the center at 330-339-2787 for more details.

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