Deep Blue Sea

Class Fee $12.00

Ages 6-8

July 25-28

12:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Pack your swimming suit and scuba gear, we are planning an art trip to the deep blue sea. Using the ocean and its interesting creatures as inspiration we will use a variety of art mediums in two and three dimensions. Clay fish, watercolor jellyfish, and sea turtles are a few of the projects that are in the plans. Swimming experience is not required. Please call 231-924-4022 or stop by NCCA-Artsplace to register.

Mrs. V’s Favorite Projects

Class Fee $15.00

Ages 9-12

July 25-28

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Come and join Mrs. Vredeveld in exploring a few of her favorite projects from the last 27 years as a local art teacher. From clay iguanas to printmaking each day will be filled with art concepts, color, design and style development. You will be proud to take these projects home as family treasures! Please call 231-924-4022 or stop by NCCA-Artsplace to register.

Purely Michigan

Class Fee $12.00

Ages 6-8

July 25-28

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

What an adventure to live in the beautiful state of Michigan! In this class we will be inspired by the West Michigan lakeshore from the dunes to the sunsets over Lake Michigan. Students will be exploring mediums such as clay, collage, painting and printmaking. Please call 231-924-4022 or stop by NCCA-Artsplace to register.

Artskool for Teens – Mini Batiks with Kris Vredeveld

Artskool for Teens

Class Fee $10 per project

Ages 13 to 18

Tuesdays 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

June 21 – Painting with Sharon Smithem
June 28  – Watercolors with Lesa VanSingel
July 12  – Repousse Mandalas and Alcohol Inks with Amy Knuver
July 19  – Mini Batiks with Kris Vredeveld
July 26  – Silver Clay with Cristine Grimm
August 2  – Flintknapping with Scott Fessenden
August 9  – Glass on Glass Mosaics with Amy Knuver
August 16  – Printmaking with Lesa VanSingel

This series of classes is designed with busy teenagers in mind. Sign up for one class or attend each week
for the whole summer! Let your creativity shine each week while learning new techniques for jewelry making,
painting, and even flintknapping! Please call 231-924-4022 or stop by NCCA-Artsplace to register.

Digital Photography

Class Fee $15.00

Ages 9-12

July 18-20

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Experienced photographers will guide students through all of the workings of a digital camera and then take
students outdoors to try some of the different camera settings. The second day they will focus on macro
settings and the rule of thirds. The final day will be spent in a class critique of their work and learning how to
mat their best photograph. Please call 231-924-4022 or stop by NCCA-Artsplace to register.

Art from the Start

Class Fee $10.00

Ages 4-5

July 18-21

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

It is never too early to encourage an interest in art. In this art adventure, beginning students will use a variety of materials to explore sculpture, painting, printmaking and collage in a creative, nurturing environment. Please call 231-924-4022 or stop by NCCA-Artsplace to register.

Claytastic Class, Session 2

*This class is FULL, please call 231-924-4022 to be added to the waiting list!*

Fee $15.00

Ages 10-18

July 14 • 3:00 – 5:30 p.m.

July 21 • 3:00 – 5:30 p.m.

July 28 • 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.

Get muddy at NCCA-Artsplace! This class is limited to 6 participants per session so each participant will get
some experience throwing on the potter’s wheel! Students will also learn how to hand build, connect, and roll a
slab! Learn several different finishing techniques including glazing, staining and painting. All work goes home
the final day of class. Please call 231-924-4022 or stop by NCCA-Artsplace to register.

Artskool for Teens – Repousse Mandalas and Alcohol Inks with Amy Knuver

Artskool for Teens

Class Fee $10 per project

Ages 13 to 18

Tuesdays 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

June 21 – Painting with Sharon Smithem
June 28  – Watercolors with Lesa VanSingel
July 12  – Repousse Mandalas and Alcohol Inks with Amy Knuver
July 19  – Mini Batiks with Kris Vredeveld
July 26  – Silver Clay with Cristine Grimm
August 2  – Flintknapping with Scott Fessenden
August 9  – Glass on Glass Mosaics with Amy Knuver
August 16  – Printmaking with Lesa VanSingel

This series of classes is designed with busy teenagers in mind. Sign up for one class or attend each week
for the whole summer! Let your creativity shine each week while learning new techniques for jewelry making,
painting, and even flintknapping! Please call 231-924-4022 or stop by NCCA-Artsplace to register.

Art in Motion-Summer Olympics

Class Fee $15.00

Ages 9-12

July 11-14

12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Pack your bags, find your passport and fly on down to the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. In this class students will use athletes in motion and the Olympic spirit as inspiration for their work in a variety of media from wire sculptures to clay tiles. Please call 231-924-4022 or stop by NCCA-Artsplace to register.

Who is the Artist?

Class Fee $12.00

Ages 6-8

July 11-14

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

From the sculpture of Alexander Calder to the vivid paintings of Peter Max students in this class will use famous artists to inspire their own work. Students will learn to differentiate between the styles of the different artists and create sculptures, paintings, tunnel books and tooled faces. Prepare a space in your home gallery for these amazing art pieces. Please call 231-924-4022 or stop by NCCA-Artsplace to register.