July 2018 Art Classes


Drawing & Cartooning for Kids

with Jim Gill

One of the most common ways of expressing ourselves is through drawing.  In this class, students will learn realistic drawing techniques with attention to detail including scale, shape and shading.  Students will learn to draw cartoon characters and personify both animals and objects.  For grades 4 and up,

This is a six-hour class over three days.

All art supplies provided. $15. early-bird discount!

WHEN:

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, July 17, 18 and 19: 10 am to Noon.

WHERE:

Medina County District Library, 210 South Broadway, Medina

REGISTER:

$50. on or before June 30, 2018. 

$65. after June 30, 2018.

Registration closes July 13 or when class fills.

 


"Ocean Commotion"

Polymer Clay with Annette Carruthers

Dive on into this fun summer project created with polymer clay. In this workshop the students will be creating an ocean floor sea scape which will be mounted onto a frame for display. In this class students will learn polymer clay basics, color mixing and sculpting sea creatures. For grades 4 and up.

This is a 7-hour two-day class. 

DAY ONE (5 hours) Monday:  Students will become familiar with polymer clay basics including usage, storage and safety.  We will be creating ocean floor seascapes, and learn how to mix clay colors with a fun technique called the Skinner Blend. Students will create the background and add sea life.  Demonstrated will be numerous sea creatures  that students may choose from to add to their seascape. Completed pieces will go home with instructor for baking, then will be glued to a frame.

DAY TWO (2 hours) Wednesday: Students will make a polymer clay fish to add to a card stock bookmark that they decorated.  All art work will be ready to go home.

All supplies/tools provided. $15. early-bird discount!

WHEN:

CLASS #1: Monday, July 16: 10 am to 3 pm; and Wednesday, July 18: 1 pm to 3 pm.

CLASS #2: Monday, July 24: 10 am to 3 pm; and Wednesday, July 26: 1 pm to 3 pm.

WHERE:

Medina County District Library, 210 South Broadway, Medina

REGISTER:

$50. on or before June 30, 2018. 

$65. after June 30, 2018.

Registration closes July 13 or when class fills.