Holiday Drop in Art: Clay Animal Heads

Holiday Drop in Art

Friday, January 3
Clay Animal Heads

Instruction begins promptly at 11:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $3 per child
Join us for a “make and take” art
experience. All ages are welcome; children under age 5
should be accompanied by an adult.

Saturday Drop-in Art for Children: Clay Nativity Plaque

Saturday Drop-in Art for Children
Instruction begins promptly at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $3 per child

December 7 Clay Nativity Plaque

Join us on Saturday mornings for a “make and take” art
experience. All ages are welcome; children under age 5
should be accompanied by an adult.

Clay Explorations

Clay Explorations
Saturday 9:00 a.m. – Noon November 23, 30, December 7, 14
Class Fee: $65 ($55 Members) Ages 15-Adult

This four day course is a brief introduction to throwing pottery
on the wheel and hand building techniques, wrapped
up with finishing green-ware and glazing bisque-ware. The
first three weeks will focus on building clay sculptures and
the last week will focus on glazing. Students can picked
up final fired work one week after last class. Materials
included, open studio time encouraged.

Clay Nativity for Children with Kris Vredeveld

Clay Nativity for Children
with Kris Vredeveld
Thursday 3:45-5:15 p.m. November 14, 21, December 5
Class Fee: $25 ($20 Members) Ages 6-12

Prepare for the Christmas season by hand building a clay
nativity set. Each child will create a minimum of six figures
including people and animals. The finished pieces will
be glazed a single color and fired. This set will become a
family treasure for many years.

Saturday Drop-in Art for Children: Clay Turkey

Saturday Drop-in Art for Children

November 2 Clay Turkey

Instruction begins promptly at 11:00 a.m. Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. $3 per child

Join us on Saturday mornings for a “make and take” art
experience. All ages are welcome; children under age 5
should be accompanied by an adult.

 

Stunning in Silver with Cristine Grimm

Stunning in Silver with Cristine Grimm
Thursday 6:00-9:00 p.m. October 3
Class Fee: $65 ($60 Members) Ages 16-Adult

In this basics class come and join certified Art Clay instructor, Cristine Grimm, in exploring Art Clay, the clay that turns to 99.9% pure silver when fired. Start out small, making earrings or small pendants with basic techniques that can be used anywhere, anytime, without a kiln. Cristine is a master instructor who will bring all the tools and tricks necessary to create something you’ll enjoy wearing or adding to your next beading project. Cost includes silver clay, the use of all necessary tools, and a necklace, ear wires or jump ring for wearing your piece out the door.

Clay Handbuilding with Lesa VanSingel

Clay Handbuilding
with Lesa VanSingel
Thursday 6:00-8:00 p.m. July 11, 18, 25
Class Fee: $70 ($65 Members) Ages 16- Adult

If you are looking to play with clay in a fun, creative atmosphere come and join artist, Lesa VanSingel. Explore the basic handbuilding techniques of coiling, slumping and pinching. On the third evening the pieces will be glazed. The glazed projects will go through a final firing and be ready to pick up after July 31. Bring a friend that also likes to “get muddy”.

INSPIRE Art for TEENS: Silver Clay with Cristine Grimm

INSPIRE Art for TEENS: Silver Clay with Cristine Grimm

Cristine Grim will teach students the process of using silver clay, texture tools, and torch firing to create a silver pendant. This has been a popular program!

INSPIRE April 11 Silver Clay with Cristine Grimm

INSPIRE – Classes for Teens
Thursdays 3:45-5:15 p.m. **Unless otherwise noted. Class Fee $10 Ages 12-18

These classes are funded in part by a grant from the FACF Youth Advisory Committee.
These exciting and exploratory art classes are designed to give middle and high school students a chance to learn about art styles and mediums they might not get in a classroom. All materials provided.

April 11 Silver Clay with Cristine Grimm

Cristine Grimm will teach students the process of using silver clay, texture tools, and torch firing to create a silver pendant.

Clay Handbuilding with Lesa VanSingel

Thursdays, February 21, 28, March 7 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Class Fee: $70($65 Members)

Ages: 16-Adult

If you are looking to play with clay in a fun, creative atmosphere come and join artist, Lesa VanSingel. Explore the basic handbuilding techniques of coiling, slumping and pinching. On the third evening the pieces will be glazed. Bring a friend that also likes to “get muddy”.