Want to welcome more creativity into your life and beat the mid-week blues? Creating art can be a great way to relieve stress and have fun. Students will explore different art mediums such as printmaking, still life drawing, clay Handbuilding, glass mosaics and more. If you are new to art, not sure of what kind of art you enjoy or just want to nurture your inner child - this class is for you! All supplies included. Ages 16+.
Collage and Book Making
Participants will create a ten page collage book by making their own collage papers. They will learn how to use color, motif, and layout to give the book a unified appearance. The book will be assembled using a slip-knot method. Students will need to bring a large permanent glue stick. A good brand is Uhu but others are acceptable.
In this class, students will be making a self-portrait collage using assemblage, mixed media techniques and a variety of other materials. Students will also learn how to construct and stretch their own canvas. Students should plan to bring any found objects or personal items they'd like to include.Ages 12+
Wearable Art - Head Sculptures
Learn to create a wearable bust or head sculpture! Students will learn the process of wire sculpting, cutting and shaping, as well as fabrication, paper mache and assemblage. Supplies needed: fabric of students choosing, additional embellishments and found objects. Ages 12+