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Homeschool and Daytime Art Classes Fall/Winter 2021

Drawing Fundamentals

$76

with Holly Errigo

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 22, 2021 at 12:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

In this class, students will master the basics of drawing. This class is designed for beginner to intermediate learners. Guided lessons will teach students ages 10 & up how to set up a composition and will emphasize and incorporate the use of art elements and principles of design. Special emphasis will be on light, value, and shading techniques. Gain an understanding of the tools of the trade and how to properly use them. Students will emerge with new skills; knowledge and ways of looking at drawing to continue their practice with confidence!

Member Discount: 15 percent. 

Anyone Can Draw Digital

$76

with Cara Dunning

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 27, 2021 at 12 pm, runs for 4 weeks

You can also register by calling the office at 615-822-0789.

Let your imaginations run wild in glorious multi-color pixilation! In this digital drawing class, students ages 9-14 will create beautiful artworks on MACC-provided iPads, using modern illustration techniques by Cara Dunning. Kids will dig deep into the Procreate app to produce colorful landscapes and other illustrations. Ms. Cara’s guided instruction is easy to understand, so kids will quickly find themselves working like real-life modern illustrators.  

Member Discount: 15 percent

ArtXtravaganza!!! - Younger Kids

$76

with Priscilla Eichler

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 30, 2021 at 9 am, runs for 4 weeks

Paint BIG and paint BOLD as your student dives into an EXTRAVAGANZA of FUN to bring out their inner Jackson Pollock! Students ages 5 - 8 will work with a variety of different art making techniques including drawing and painting. Students will get to try new art mediums such as pastels, acrylics, colored pencils, watercolors and papier-mâché.  Your young artist 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 exciting paintings that the grandparents will positively fight over!

Member Discount: 15 percent. 

*Private group sessions upon request

 

ArtXtravaganza!!! - Older Kids

$76

with Priscilla Eichler

Calendar Next available session starts Sep 30, 2021 at 11 am, runs for 4 weeks

Paint BIG and paint BOLD as your student dives into an EXTRAVAGANZA of FUN to bring out their inner Jackson Pollock! Students ages 9 and up will work with a variety of different art making techniques including drawing and painting. Students will get to try new art mediums such as pastels, acrylics, colored pencils, watercolors and papier-mâché.  Your young artist 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 exciting paintings that the grandparents will positively fight over!

Member Discount: 15 percent. 

*Private group sessions upon request

 

Artopia - Monday's

$76

with Priscilla Eichler

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 4, 2021 at 10:30 am, runs for 4 weeks

Experience the world of ARTopia, where your child’s imagination can soar. In this fun studio art class, campers ages 5-8 will conceptualize, design, and create art projects in such mediums as painting, sculpting, papier-mâché and drawing. Whatever medium they are working in, they will be guided through proper use of tools and techniques that will help build their knowledge and expertise of that art form. 

Animation Fundamentals

$76

with Cara Dunning

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 4, 2021 at 2:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

You can also register by calling the office at 615-822-0789.

Pictures are better when they move! Children ages 11 - 15 will learn how to do 2D animation from a real illustrator using the MACC's provided IPads.  Students will learn the art of motion and create animated GIFS to bring their characters to life. 

Mixed Media

$76
Calendar Next available session starts Oct 4, 2021 at 2:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Explore the magic of mixed media and find your signature style. Students age 8 - 12 will experience various media and learn the methods, tools, and tricks to master these art forms. From painting and printmaking to collage and pastel drawing, students will discover new ways to mix these one-of-a-kind works of art while learning creative skills that will last a lifetime.  

Member Discount: 15 percent

Artopia - Tuesday's

$76

with Priscilla Eichler

Calendar Next available session starts Oct 5, 2021 at 10:30 am, runs for 4 weeks

Experience the world of ARTopia, where your child’s imagination can soar. In this fun studio art class, campers ages 5-8 will conceptualize, design, and create art projects in such mediums as painting, sculpting, papier-mâché and drawing. Whatever medium they are working in, they will be guided through proper use of tools and techniques that will help build their knowledge and expertise of that art form. 





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