The Art Center

Education

Classes & Workshops

Please note that masks are not required at the Art Center, but up to the discretion of the participants during each class session.

Adult (18+): Beginning Hand Building and Surface Decoration

Instructor: Elizabeth Swick
$120 | members receive 10% off
Tuesdays, 6 – 8 pm
May 3 – 31, 2022
Registered by Thursday, April 28
Maximum of 8 students

Want to learn how to create more with clay? You will want to take this class. Get an introduction to working with clay through building sculptural and/or functional art using slabs, coils, and pinch pots. Students will also get an introduction to adding artistic elements through surface designs. This class will focus on understanding the medium of clay and critical analysis of the process in order to build artistic skills.

This class is an introduction to the basics of hand building and is designed for students who have little to no experience of working with clay or hand building with clay. This class is not recommended for experienced students.

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K-3rd Grade: Start With Art

Instructor: Elizabeth Swick
$36 | members receive 10% off
Thursdays, 3:30 – 4:30pm
May 5-26, 2022
Register by: Monday, May 2
Maximum of 12 students

Create a new project each week while exploring a different medium. Students will learn fundamentals of 2 dimensional and 3 dimensional art as they develop their creative problem solving skills.
May 5 – Paper
May 12 – Painting
May 19 – Drawing
May 26 – Metal
*all projects are designed to be appropriate for skill and age-level

4th-8th Grade: Creative Art

Instructor: Elizabeth Swick
$36 | members receive 10% off
Thursdays, 5 – 6pm
May 5-26, 2022
Register by: Monday, May 2
Maximum of 12 students

Create a new project each week while exploring a different medium. Students will learn fundamentals of 2 dimensional and 3 dimensional art as they develop their creative problem solving skills.
May 5 – Paper
May 12 – Painting
May 19 – Drawing
May 26 – Metal
*all projects are designed to be appropriate for skill and age-level

SUMMER ART CAMPS

Summer grade level registration is based on most recent grade completed.

K-3rd Grade: Drawing

Summer grade level registration is based on most recent grade completed.

Instructor: Haley Dotson
$72 | 10% off for members
Monday – Thursday, 9 – 11 am
June 27 – 30, 2022
Register by June 23

Students will learn the basics of drawing from using shapes to create objects, lines and shading, and symmetry, all leading up to the creation of portraits.

Maximum of 12 Students

4th-8th Grade: Drawing

Instructor: Andrew Myers
$72 | 10% off for members
Monday – Thursday, 9 – 11 am
June 27 – 30, 2022
Register by June 23

Students will learn new ways to take their drawings to the next level as they work on shading, perspective, symmetry, and live figure drawing.

Maximum of 12 Students

K-3rd Grade: Painting

Instructor: Haley Dotson
$72 | 10% off for members
Tuesday – Friday, 9 -11 am
(no class 4th of July)
July 5 – 8, 2022
Register by June 30

Students will learn how to create with different paint mediums and styles along with the basics of color theory (color mixing).

Maximum of 12 Students

4th-8th Grade: Painting

Instructor: Andrew Myers
$72 | 10% off for members
Tuesday – Friday, 9 -11 am
(no class 4th of July)
July 5 – 8, 2022
Register by June 30

Students will experiment and study new ways of using colors, mediums, and tools to create dynamic paintings.

Maximum of 12 Students

K-3rd Grade: Clay

Instructor: Haley Dotson
$72 | 10% off for members
Monday – Thursday, 9-11 am
July 11 – 14, 2022
Register by July 7

Students will create sculptural and functional artworks using clay.

Maximum of 12 Students

4th-8th Grade: Clay

Instructor: Andrew Myers
$72 | 10% off for members
Monday – Thursday, 9-11 am
July 11 – 14, 2022
Register by July 7

Students will create sculptural and functional artworks using clay.

Maximum of 12 Students

K-3rd Grade: Fiber

Instructor: Haley Dotson
$72 | 10% off for members
Monday – Thursday, 9-11 am
July 18 – 21, 2022
Register by July 14

Students will get and introduction to the artful world of using fiber, from dyes to weaves and even some needle work.

Maximum of 12 students

4th-8th Grade: Fiber

Instructor: Andrew Myers
$72 | 10% off for members
Monday – Thursday, 9-11 am
July 18 – 21, 2022
Register by July 14

Students will get a hands on experience to working with fiber from dyes to felts and even some needle work.

Maximum of 12 students

Scholarships

Art is for everyone!

The Art Center offers a scholarship program for children 18 years and younger who qualify for free or reduced lunch, or through recommendation letters from a group leader, pastor, or authority figure. Scholarships are awarded to students yearly and cover 4 classes during the course of that year. The scholarship covers 100% of the price of the class, including art supplies. However, households are responsible for computer and internet connection, in the case of online classes.

To receive a scholarship, please fill out a Scholarship Application Form and submit it to the Quincy Art Center.