Artskool for Teens – Watercolors with Lesa VanSingel

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 with Authors

Class Fee $10.00

Ages 4-5

June 27-30

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Literature and illustration are the focus of this art experience for the young child. Each art project will focus on different kinds of illustrations in children’s literature. A variety of art materials will be used to explore the story of the day. Please call 231-924-4022 or stop by NCCA-Artsplace to register.

Amazon Adventure

Class Fee $12.00

Ages 6-8

June 27-30

12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Prepare for an adventure along the Amazon. Learn about this giant river and some of the unique animals that live in this environment through these art projects. From chameleons to piranhas, each day will be filled with the exploration of new art materials and processes. Please call 231-924-4022 or stop by NCCA-Artsplace to register.

Digital Photography

Class Fee $15.00

Ages 9-12

June 27-29

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 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.

Drawing

Class Fee $15.00

Ages 9-12

June 27- 30

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

If you love to draw, this is the class for you! Sharpen your skills and learn some new techniques while working in a variety of mediums including graphite, charcoal, ink and pastel. Discover the tricks of perspective, how to capture light and shadow, make contour line drawings and how to add texture to your drawings. Please call 231-924-4022 or stop by NCCA-Artsplace to register.

ArtsKool for Teens – Painting with Sharon Smithem

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.

Deep Blue Sea

Class Fee $12.00

Ages 6-8

June 20-23

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.

Art from the Start

Class Fee $10.00

Ages 4-5

June 20-23

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 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, Session 1

Class Fee $15.00

Ages 10-18

June 16 • 3:00 – 5:30 p.m.

June 23 • 3:00 – 5:30 p.m.

June 30 • 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.

Stunning in Silver with Cristine Grimm

Monday

6:00-9:00 p.m.

May 23

Class Fee: $65 ($60 Members)

Age 14-Adult

Circle this date on your calendar. Join certified Art Clay instructor, Cristine Grimm, in exploring Art Clay, the clay that turns to 99.9% silver when fired. Start out small, making earrings or small pendants with basic techniques. Cristine is a master instructor who will bring all the tools and tricks necessary to create something you enjoy wearing or adding to your next beading project. Cost includes silver clay, the use of all necessary tools, and a necklace and jump ring for wearing your completed piece out the door.