INSPIRE – Classes for Teens – March 7 – Polymer Clay Boxes

Thursday, March 7 from 3:45-5:15 p.m.

Ages 12-18

Class Fee $10

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.

In the Polymer Clay Boxes class, students will be using polymer clay students will create magical designs on the outside and inside if they choose, of a metal box. Follow the style of master artists or choose to make your own unique design. Presses, stamps, and die cutters will be used to aid in creating your unique treasure box!

INSPIRE – Classes for Teens – February 21 – Van Gogh Ceramic Plate & Cup

Thursday, February 21 from 3:45-5:15 p.m.

Ages 12-18

Class Fee $10

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.

In the Van Gogh Ceramic Plate & Cup class, students will be using the bold impressionistic strokes of Vincent Van Gogh, participants will glaze a platter and dip bowl to recreate in bright glazes a moon and stars image made famous in Starry Night.

INSPIRE – Classes for Teens – February 7 – Silver Clay

Thursday, February 7 from 3:45-5:15 p.m.

Ages 12-18

Class Fee $10

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.

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

INSPIRE – Classes for Teens – January 31 – Leather Tooled ID Case

Thursday, January 31 from 3:45-5:15 p.m.

Ages 12-18

Class Fee $10

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.

In the Leather Tooled ID Case Class with Roxanne Middleton, students will be using tools to stamp, draw and shade designs into leather. Each participant will each create a one of a kind ID wallet. Led by Roxanne Middleton, with decades of teaching leather working classes.

INSPIRE – Classes for Teens – January 17 – Wire Sculpture Tree

Thursday, January 17 from 3:45-5:15 p.m.

Ages 12-18
Class Fee $10

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.

In the Wire Sculpture Tree class, students will be using pliers, beads, found objects and wire, students will create a beautiful tree of life design wrapped into a frame ready to hang!

INSPIRE – Classes for Teens – November 29 – Leather Tooled Cuff

Thursday, November 29 from 3:45-5:15 p.m.

Ages 12-18

Class Fee $10

The INSPIRE – Classes for Teens series is 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.

In this class, Roxanne Middleton will introduce you to the great texture and design combination of leather tooling and stamping. This one of a kind cuff/bracelet could make a great gift!

INSPIRE – Classes for Teens – November 15 – Fused Glass Ornaments

Thursday, November 15 from 3:45-5:15 p.m.

Ages 12-18

Class Fee $10

The INSPIRE – Classes for Teens series is 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.

In this class, students will learn how to use glass cutting tools, frit, stringers and a wide variety
of fusible glass, so that they can make two of their own unique ornaments to be fired in the kiln.

INSPIRE – Classes for Teens – November 8 – Silver Clay with Cristine Grimm

Thursday, November 8 from 3:45-5:15 p.m.

Ages 12-18

Class Fee $10

The INSPIRE – Classes for Teens series is 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.

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

INSPIRE – Classes for Teens – October 18 – Needle Felted Pumpkin with Olivia Johnson

Thursday, October 18 from 3:45-5:15 p.m.

Ages 12-18

Class Fee $10

The INSPIRE – Classes for Teens series is 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.

In this class, Fiber artist Olivia Johnson will help students use felting needles, wool roving and embroidery materials to create a flying bat for Halloween festivities!

INSPIRE – Classes for Teens – October 4 & 11 Craft Foam Costuming

Thursdays , October 4 & 11 from 3:45-5:15 p.m.

Ages 12-18

Class Fee $10

The INSPIRE – Classes for Teens series is 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.

In this class, you will learn how to use craft foam, hot glue, and faux finishing
to create realistic but lightweight costume pieces. If you’re into costumes or cosplay, this is the class for you! Beginner class, Steam Punk Goggles and Top Hat. Good prep for Halloween!