New Art Classes At Presser! 

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SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE

Watercolor Painting Basics

Instructor: Cheryl Morris Classes $125. There will be a supplies list that the student will be responsible for purchasing This is a class designed for students who want to learn the basic art of Watercolor Painting. Basic artistic concepts pertaining to the medium will be covered, such as Transparency, Composition, basic Color Theory, and Value. A fundamental, hands-on working knowledge of the medium and equipment will be addressed. Emphasis will be on problem-solving, skill building, and helping students develop a personal style. Specific techniques will be addressed to help students make decisions and work through and complete paintings.   Tuesdays 6:30-8:00 (February 6, 13, 20, 27 & March 6, 13)

Ceramics

Instructor: Jina Deimeke Ceramics is a course designed to introduce students to clay, which is a natural material formed by minerals from the Earth. This course allows students to explore and manipulate the clay with three different types of hand building, learn how to use tools and equipment, glaze and decoration methods, and the kiln firing process. Students will also learn the importance of how aesthetics, craftsmanship, and function work together in order to create handmade pottery and sculpture.   Classes (6-Week Course) $125.00 $40 Supplies Fee (Clay, Glaze, Starter Kit)     Session I:   Tuesdays 9-10:30 AM  (February 6, 13, 20, 27 & March 6, 13)   Wednesdays 6-7:30 PM (February 7, 14, 21, 28 & March 7, 14)   Thursdays 1-2:30 PM (February 8, 15, 22 & March 1, 8, 15)   Session II: Tuesdays 9-10:30 AM  (March 27, April 3, 10, 17, 24 & May 1)   Wednesdays 6-7:30 PM (March 28, April 4, 11, 18, 25 & May 2)   Thursdays 1-2:30 PM (March 29, April 5, 12, 19, 26 & May 3)  

Grown-Up Art Camp!

Monday July 16th-Friday July 20th, 2018 9AM-4PM

1 Week Camp- $150 tuition

This is a brand new camp for summer 2018! Designed to give the young at heart a look into multiple art disciplines. Artists will learn watercolor, ceramics, acrylic, creative writing, and more! Visit the Summer Camps Page for more information

Why Art?

“Art. Ask for More.” is a national arts education public awareness campaign brought to you by Americans for the Arts, The Ad Council, the NAMM Foundation, and hundreds of local, state, and national official campaign partners.Art: Ask For More

  • The arts are much more than just fun “extra” activities for kids. Participation in the arts opens up children’s worlds and minds, and offers them the skills they need for a bright future. And chances are, your kids are not getting enough art, in or out of school.
  • Has your 4th grader ever taken a DANCE class or learned the basics of choreography?
  • Does your 8th grader know how to play an INSTRUMENT or analyze a piece of music?
  • Has your 10th grader ever acted in a PLAY or studied the motivation of a dramatic character?
  • When was the last time your 12th grader went to a museum or talked about the origins of symbols in the SCULPTURE of various cultures?

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