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Monthaven Arts & Cultural Center



ART AFTER SCHOOL

Mix It Up Media - Mondays

$270

with Sandy Kandros

Calendar Current session started Aug 17, 2020 at 4:30 pm, runs for 15 weeks

Registration is still available by calling the office at 615-822-0789

Students ages 9 to 14 will be exposed to many different art styles and get an opportunity to create unique compositions using a variety of different art making techniques that include; drawing, painting, sculpting, collage, and printmaking. Students will get to try new art mediums such as pastels, watercolors and papier-mâché. These young artists will get the freedom to let their imagination and creativity out in a small classroom environment surrounded by motivated like-minded classmates and caring knowledgeable instructors who are always ready to help! Member discount: 15 percent. Supply fee: $50. NOTE: In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the MACC has implemented new safety measures. See the MACC’s homepage (www.monthavenartsandculturalcenter.com) for details.

ARTastic! For Younger Kids (Ages 6-8) - Tuesdays

$288

with Barb Hegeman

Calendar Current session started Aug 18, 2020 at 4:15 pm, runs for 16 weeks

Registration is still available by calling our office at 615-822-0789.

So, you think only a handful of super-talented artists can draw? Think again! The pictures in our panel above were drawn by ordinary kids using a very simple and fun drawing method called Monart. Created by the noted artist and teacher Mona Brookes, the Monart method provides children with an alphabet of five basic shapes that markedly improves their visual perception and drawing skill. Ms. Barb is a master of this method, and she’ll have your kids ages 6 to 8 drawing like little Rembrandts in no time. Children will have fun using markers, colored pencils, charcoal, oil, and chalk pastels. They’ll also paint on canvas using acrylics and watercolors. Come create masterpieces of animals, nature, sea life, landscapes, architecture, fantasy, people and more. Member discount: 15 percent. Supply fee: $50. NOTE: In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the MACC has implemented new safety measures. See the MACC’s homepage (www.monthavenartsandculturalcenter.com) for details.

ARTastic! For Older Kids (9+) - Tuesdays

$288

with Barb Hegeman

Calendar Current session started Aug 18, 2020 at 5:45 pm, runs for 16 weeks

Registration is still available by calling our office at 615-822-0789.

Do great artists have a secret that allows them to see the world in a different way? The answer is yes, and in this class your older children ages 9 and up will learn to create realistic drawings using a method called Monart. Created by the noted artist and teacher Mona Brookes, the Monart method provides children with an alphabet of five basic shapes that markedly improves their visual perception and drawing skill. The exquisite drawings in the panel above were created by students using this proven method. Ms. Barb is a master of this method, and she’ll have your older kids working with graphite, charcoal, colored pencils, pastels, acyrlics and watercolors to create amazingly realistic artworks in no time. As student begin mastering techniques and media, they’ll be encouraged to develop their own style and unique creative approach. Member discount: 15 percent. Supply fee: $50. NOTE: In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the MACC has implemented new safety measures. See the MACC’s homepage (www.monthavenartsandculturalcenter.com) for details.

ARTastic! For Younger Kids (Ages 6-8) - Wednesdays

$288

with Barb Hegeman

Calendar Current session started Aug 19, 2020 at 4:15 pm, runs for 16 weeks

So, you think only a handful of super-talented artists can draw? Think again! The pictures in our panel above were drawn by ordinary kids using a very simple and fun drawing method called Monart. Created by the noted artist and teacher Mona Brookes, the Monart method provides children with an alphabet of five basic shapes that markedly improves their visual perception and drawing skill. Ms. Barb is a master of this method, and she’ll have your kids ages 6 to 8 drawing like little Rembrandts in no time. Children will have fun using markers, colored pencils, charcoal, oil, and chalk pastels. They’ll also paint on canvas using acrylics and watercolors. Come create masterpieces of animals, nature, sea life, landscapes, architecture, fantasy, people and more. Member discount: 15 percent. Supply fee: $50. NOTE: In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the MACC has implemented new safety measures. See the MACC’s homepage (www.monthavenartsandculturalcenter.com) for details.

Creative Art Journaling -Wednesday

$288

with Christina Haley

Calendar Current session started Aug 19, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 16 weeks

Registration is still available by calling our office at 615-822-0789.

A mixed-media art class with a focus on creative art journaling. Students ages 9 and up will design a journal that they add entries to each week. Students will explore different art mediums and binding techniques. Participants of this class will also create an art portfolio and use these two core activities as a means of exploring self-expression and creative experimentation. Member discount: 15 percent. Supply fee: $50. NOTE: In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the MACC has implemented new safety measures. See the MACC’s homepage (www.monthavenartsandculturalcenter.com) for details.

Digital Art - Thursday

$288

with Holly Errigo

Calendar Current session started Aug 20, 2020 at 4:30 pm, runs for 16 weeks

Are you ready to take your drawing style and experience to the next level? Learn how to transfer, alter and refine artwork that you have done on paper and turn it into a digital work of art. Learn how to draw directly on a tablet and paint using the in-class app Procreate, the IPad Pro, and Apple Pencil. This class teaches students ages 12 and up the universal language of digitizing art, and the translatable terms and concepts necessary to understand whether you are working on a PC, MACBOOK, or Wacom drawing table. Tablets and digital drawing pens are provided. Students are able to bring their own preferred device. Member discount: 15 percent. Supply fee: $50. NOTE: In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the MACC has implemented new safety measures. See the MACC’s homepage (www.monthavenartsandculturalcenter.com) for details.

Anime Intermediate - Thursday

$288

with Holly Errigo

Calendar Current session started Aug 20, 2020 at 6:30 pm, runs for 16 weeks

Students ages 12 and up will learn the techniques of professional anime illustration such as shading, perspective, figure drawing, and proportion while using the highest quality markers, pens, and inks. They will also learn about character development, and they will receive instruction in how to plan out their compositions using elements and principles of design. Most importantly, they will get practice through significant repetition with the help of guided instruction. Member discount: 15 percent. Supply fee: $50. NOTE: In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the MACC has implemented new safety measures. See the MACC’s homepage (www.monthavenartsandculturalcenter.com) for details.

ArtXtravaganza!!!- Mondays

$234

with Priscilla Eichler

Calendar Current session started Aug 31, 2020 at 4:30 pm, runs for 13 weeks

Registration is still available by calling our office at 615-822-0789.

Paint BIG and paint BOLD as your student dives into an EXTRAVAGANZA of FUN to bring out their inner Jackson Pollock! Students ages 6 - 9 will produce three works of art on large canvases that explore the worlds of abstract painting, realism, and multimedia art. Through guided instruction, students will move in stages from abstract work to realism, and then back again to abstraction, this time enhanced with a multimedia-assortment of found objects such as wood, metals, cloth, tiles, and other exciting materials. Students will be encouraged to indulge their imaginations and paint with daring and flair, so it goes without saying that paint is going to fly! So be sure to wear old clothes!! Students will finish the class with THREE exciting paintings that the grandparents will positively fight over!!! 

 Member Discount: 15 percent. Supply fee: $50. NOTE: In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the MACC has implemented new safety measures. See the MACC’s homepage (www.monthavenartsandculturalcenter.com) for details.





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