Children’s Classes

Toddler Fridays (ages 2 1/2 to 6)

Instructor:  Gabby Walker
Classes will be held Fridays, July 7th and July 27th, from 10:00 am to 11:00 am.  Fee: $6.50 per student, which includes all supplies.

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.  To register call the Norwin Art League at 724-863-2435.  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)

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 this class. 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 Watercolor and Craft Classes (ages 5 to 9)

Instructor:  Gabby Walker
Class will be held Thursday, July 20th, from 10:30 am to noon.  Fee: $12.00.

A watercolor painting will be painted and additional wooden shapes will be added.  Register by calling the Norwin Art League at 724-863-2435.  Class is non-refundable.  Registration deadline is:  July 17th.

Mosaic Art Classes (ages 8 and up)

Instructors:  Ann Andrejcak and Karen Chapman
Classes will be held Mondays, July 24th and 31st, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.  Fee: $20.00 for both classes and a $8.00 materials fee to the instructor.

The first class will be designing metal coasters and also a flat wooden shape.  The second class will be grouting the pieces of mosaic.  A maximum of 12 students for the class.   Register by calling the Norwin Art League at 724-863-2435.  Class is non-refundable.  Registration deadline is:  July 17th.

Special Two Week Oil Painting Class (ages 8 and up beginner’s class {can include adults})

Instructors:  Pat Vaughn and Gabby Walker
Classes will be held Fridays, July 21st and 28th, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Fee: $20.00 for both classes and a $6.00 materials fee to the instructor.

These classes will be taught like an adult class.  A 9 x 12 oil painting will be completed in two weeks.  Paints will be pre-mixed to save time.  Brushes will be provided.  Child must be mature enough and have an attention span for this length of time.  An adult may accompany the child.  Bring a snack and wear old clothing.  Register by calling the Norwin Art League at 724-863-2435.  Class is non-refundable.  Registration deadline is:  July 18th.

Drawing Portraits Using Charcoal (ages 9 to 12)

Instructor:  Manjushree Roy
Classes will be held Thursday, July 13th, and Friday, July 14th, from Noon to 2:30 pm.  Fee: $35.00, which includes the cost of materials.

In this introductory fun workshop, kids will learn the actual art fundamentals of creating realistic portrait and figure drawings.  Register by calling the Norwin Art League at 724-863-2435.  Class is non-refundable.

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

Instructor:  Pat Suley
Classes will be held on Tuesdays, June 20th, June 27th, July 11th, July 25th, August 8th, from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm.  Fee: $16 for the first week of the painting (to cover the cost of materials) and $10 for the second week of the painting.

Complete a 9 x 12 painting in one or two classes!  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.

 

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