Children’s Classes

Toddler Fridays (ages 2 1/2 to 6)

Instructor:  TBD

Classes are held on select Fridays from 10:00 am to 11:00 am.

Fee: $6.50 per student, which includes all supplies.

NAL currently is developing a schedule for the summer 2017 classes.  Class dates will be listed soon.  Please check back later for the information.

Classes are for children ages 2 1/2 to 6 and they must be accompanied by an adult.  Monthly projects will reflect the time of year.  You and your toddler will have lots of fun creating together! Please remember to wear old clothes and bring a snack. Advanced registration and payment is required as class space and supplies are limited. Note:  Classes are non-refundable, but arrangements can be made to complete the project.

Drawing Workshops (ages 9-12)

Pencil Drawing – Weeks 1 and 2 (Thursday, June 8th and June 15th from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm)
Drawing pencils will be utilized to add form through shadows and highlights.  Register by calling the Norwin Art League at 724-863-2435.  Registration is on a first come, first serve basis. Registration deadline is:  June 5th.

Colored Pencils – Weeks 3 and 4  (Thursday, June 22nd and June 29th from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm)
Children will learn basic color theory though the use colored pencils. Layering, blending, burnishing as well as some special tricks to make your drawings look real.  Register by calling the Norwin Art League at 724-863-2435.  Registration is on a first come, first serve basis. Registration deadline is:  June 19th.

A maximum of 20 students for these classes. Fee:  $15.00 for each class.  Please state the date of the classes which you plan to attend.

Print Making (ages 5, 6, 7 and 8)

Week One (June 13th, 10:30 am – noon)
Basic tools, techniques and terminology will be learned as children make a found object and mono print.

Week Two (June 27th, 10:30 am – noon)
A more detailed print will be made during week two when children will children will choose between a relief or an intaglio print for this session.

A maximum of 12 students for these classes.  Registration is on a first come, first serve basis.  Fee:  $20.00 for both classes.  Register by calling the Norwin Art League at 724-863-2435.  Registration deadline is:  June 9th.

Children’s Oil Painting (ages 10 and up and Beginner Adults)

Instructor:  Pat Suley

Complete a 9 x 12 painting in one or two classes!
Fee: $16 for the first week of the painting (to cover the cost of materials) and $10 for the second week of the painting.
Classes for children attending school during the week will be held on Saturday mornings from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm.  March – June 2017 class dates are as follows:
  • April 29
  • May 13
  • May 27
  • June 10

Classes for Home Schooled children will be held on Tuesday mornings from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm.  March – June 2017 class dates are as follows:

  • May 9
  • May 23
  • June 6
  • June 20

Starting June 20th – both Home Schooled and Public Schooled will be combined.

No class on July 4th

Color mixing, values, and perspective will be taught.  Most works will be created with oil paints, and on occasion, acrylic paints will be used.

Register with Pat at esuley@comcast.net or 724-863-3867.

 

Example Project