INSPIRE – Classes for Teens: Leather Tooled And Dyed Earrings/Necklace with Roxanne Middleton

INSPIRE – Classes for Teens
Thursdays 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.

January 30 Leather Tooled And Dyed
Earrings/Necklace with Roxanne Middleton

Using tools to stamp, draw and then dye designs into leather participants will each create a one pieces fro earrings and a pendant. Led by Roxanne Middleton, with decades of teaching leather working classes.

Paint & Pop Art Messenger Bag

INSPIRE – Classes for Teens
Tuesdays/Thursdays 3:45-5:15 p.m. Ages 11-18
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.

January 9 Paint & Pop Art Messenger Bag

Transform a cotton canvas messenger bag into a
fashionable self-expression! Using photo transfers and
fabric paint and some bling, participants will first apply
their own image, then adorn it with colorful details. Please
bring a digital or hard copy of whatever images you wish
to transfer onto the canvas bag. They will be scanned and
printed onto lazer-tran paper.

Luna Hare Solstice Watercolor

INSPIRE – Classes for Teens
Tuesdays/Thursdays 3:45-5:15 p.m. Ages 11-18
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.

December 19 Luna Hare Solstice Watercolor

Students will put into practice the watercolor techniques of
wash, resist, bleed, salt, sponge, splatter and lift to create
a beautiful Luna Hare Solstice painting to celebrate the
upcoming longest day of winter, welcoming longer days
and more sunshine ahead.

INSPIRE- Art for Teens: Copper and Leather Cuff

INSPIRE – Classes for Teens
Tuesdays/Thursdays 3:45-5:15 p.m. Ages 11-18
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.

December 3 Copper and Leather Cuff

Combine leather stamping with metal stamping to create a
leather cuff bracelet. This one of a kind cuff/bracelet could
make a great gift!

INSPIRE Art for TEENS: Glass Bead Making

INSPIRE Art for TEENS: Glass Bead Making

Students will create one of a kind glass beads using Moretti Italian glass rods, Hothead gas torches, mandrels, stringers, frit and more! Finished beads will be hung on a pendant and added to a necklace.

INSPIRE Art for TEENS: Needle Felted Flower Pin with Olivia Johnson

INSPIRE Art for TEENS: Needle Felted Flower Pin with Olivia Johnson

Using bold colorful wool roving, beads and embroidery thread, students will needle felt a beautiful flower pin to brighten any hat, scarf or lapel! This is a great introduction to mixed fiber arts, a medium that can be carried into fashion and textile design!

INSPIRE Art for TEENS: Wood Carving with Bruce Smith

INSPIRE Art for TEENS: Wood Carving with Bruce Smith

Bruce will instruct participants in the basic skills of chip carving which is a decorative wood technique using knives or chisels to remove small pieces of wood from a flat surface. This traditional carving technique can be used for many things from detailing walking sticks to custom ornaments.

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 Art for TEENS: Leather Tooled Cuff with Roxanne Middleton

INSPIRE Art for TEENS: Leather Tooled Cuff with Roxanne Middleton

Leather is a wonderful art medium used to create both decorative and functional works of art. Using engraving, embossing and stamping tools under the supervision of artist Roxanne Middleton, students will design and tool their own unique design into a fashionable leather cuff.

INSPIRE Art for TEENS: Van Gogh Ceramic Platter

INSPIRE Art for TEENS: Van Gogh Ceramic Platter

Students will learn about the works of master impressionist Vincent VanGogh and use his artistic style to glaze a ceramic platter using underglazes and a wide selection of brushes, sponges and other glazing tools. The final product is a beautiful functional serving platter.