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4 – 8th Grade

4-8th Classes

Meet weekly

Cosplay 101

Vicki sandercock, $48 | $43

March 5 - 26 | Tuesdays 4 - 5:30pm

Cosplay, or costume play, is a role-playing performance art form where participants create their own costumes representing specific characters. Explore the basic technique to assembe your ensemble to fit your chosen or created character. (If you are interested in this class, check out the Anime-Zine class offered in February!)

 

Drawing Techniques

Steven Stoll, $48 | $43

March 6 - 27 | Wednesday 3:30 - 5pm

Add more to your drawings! Explore traditional and non-traditional approaches to drawing to create form, texture and dimensions to bring your art to life.

 

Magnificent Makers

Jaynie McIntyre, $56 | $51 members price

April 1 - 29, 2019 | Mondays 6:30 - 8 pm

Journey into your imagination and inner artist as we investigate a variety of materials. Nothing is off limits!

 

Art Meets Science - Brain Busters

Vicki Sandercock, $48 | $43 members price

April 2 - 23, 2019 | Tuesdays 4 - 5:30 pm

Unravel the mysteries of the brain as we create and artistically interpret the parts and functions of the brain through drawings, paintings, and 3-D models.

 

Mud Throwers

Steven Still, $64 | $59 members price

April 17 - May 22, 2019 | Wednesdays 4:30 - 6 pm

Designed for beginners, students will learn how to throw cylinders on the pottery wheel and turn them into functional cups, mugs, bowls, and more.

 

Spring Has Sprung!

Vicki Sandercock, $48 | $43members price

May 7 - 28, 2019 | Tuesdays 4 - 5:30 pm

Flowers are the theme of this class! Create realistic and fantastical 3-D flowers using a variety of materials.

 

Girls Club

Jaynie McIntyre, $48 | $43members price

June 3 - 24, 2019 | Mondays 6:30 - 8 pm

Build confidence in decision making as you explore a wide variety of materials and techniques to invoke your imagination and interests. Experiment and explore how each material can be used to create art that is personal, fun, fanciful, and functional!

 


Summer Art Camp

Art Gardeners

Steven Still, $96 | $91 members price

Monday, June 10, 2019-Thursday, June 13, 2019 | 1 - 4 pm

Use clay, along with a variety of other materials, to create planters, plants, and other pieces of art to put in your gardens and around your house.

 

Pop Art Sculpture

Vicki Sandercock, $96 | $91 members price

Monday, June 17, 2019-Thursday, June 20, 2019 | 1 - 4 pm

Pop Art involves art based on modern popular culture. Students will study Pop Artists from the past to create inspirational sculptures with a personal twist.

 

Nature Printing on Fabrics

Vicki Sandercock, $96 | $91 members price

Monday, June 24, 2019-Thursday, June 27, 2019 | 1 - 4 pm

Discover the science of nature printing. Create one of a kind wearable and decorative art on fabric. Experiment with ways to use techniques, natural dyes, items from nature, and more.

 

Intro to Theater Design

Vicki Sandercock of QAC and Kelsey Celek of QCT, $96 | $91 members price

Monday, July 08, 2019-Thursday, July 11, 2019 | 1 - 4 pm

The worlds of theater and art collide! Create amazing scenery, costumes and props like the ones you see on stage!

 

Botanical Printing with a Twist

Sarah Little, $64 | $59 members price

Monday, July 15, 2019-Thursday, July 18, 2019 | 9 -11 am

Use fresh-picked local plants and grasses along with acrylic paints to create botanical prints with depth and texture. Discover new ways to print on various types of paper and assemble prints together to create dynamic works of art.

 

All About Clay

Steven Still, $96 | $91 members price

Monday, July 15, 2019-Thursday, July 18, 2019 | 1 - 4 pm

Explore the world of ceramics from throwing cups and bowls on the wheel to hand building sculptures.

 

Art in the Wild - FREE Workshop

 

  • Session 1 Saturday, July 20, 2019  | 9:30 - 11:30 am
  • Session 2 Saturday, July 20, 2019 | 12:30 - 2:30 pm

Sponsored by Gardner Camp: Let nature inspire you with beautiful views and wild scenery at Gardner Camp. We will take a short hike to find the most visually appealing views and discuss the natural landforms at Camp. Following this, we will take time to learn the proper techniques of Plein Air painting or drawing from art instructors while sitting outside within nature. Create a lovely work of art to take home that will remind you of your adventure at Camp. Instruction and materials provided.

*Location is at Gardner Camp: 26558 160th Street Hull, IL 62343*

 

Printmaking

Becky Hoskins, $64 | $59 members price

Monday, July 22, 2019-Thursday, July 25, 2019 | 9 -11 am

Experiment with different printing techniques. Try monoprinting, block printing, collagraph, screen printing, and more.

 

Art Meets Science - Moving Pictures

Vicki Sandercock, $96 | $91 members price

Monday, July 22, 2019-Thursday, July 25, 2019 | 1 - 4 pm

From the simplest to the more complex, we will learn a variety of techniques to turn our 2-D art into moving pieces of art!

 

Let's Go Crazy

Vicki Sandercock, $63 | $59 members price

Monday, July 29, 2019-Thursday, August 01, 2019 | 9 - 11 am

Wear your old clothes and shoes and prepare to throw some paint around! We will study the history of paint exploration and create pieces in the manner of famous artists and movements.

 

Journal & Sketchbook Making

Vicki Sandercock, $96 | $91 members price

Monday, July 29, 2019-Thursday, August 01, 2019 | 1 - 4 pm

Come learn some awesome techniques for creating journals and sketchbooks to fill with your creative doodles and writings! Create hand-made treasures to keep for years to come.

 


K - 8th Grade Holiday Workshops

Meet once

Silly Rabbits: Kid Only Holiday Workshop

Staff, $16 | $11

Saturday, April 06, 2019 | 10am - Noon

Hop on over to the Art Center and make a one-of-a-kind Easter basket using clay. Bonus: Create fun spring time decore to fill up your basket with!


 Silly Rabbits - Family Workshop

Staff, $16 per person | $11 per person

Saturday, April 06, 2019 | 1 - 3 pm

Hop on over to the Art Center and make a one-of-a-kind Easter basket using clay. Bonus: Create fun spring time decore to fill up your basket with!

Mother's Day Makers: Kids Only Holiday Workshop

Staff, $16 | $11

Sunday, May 5, 2019 | 1 - 3pm

What mom doesn't love a handmade gift from their child? We will create a personalized piece of jewelry a mother would be proud to wear!


Mother's Day Makers - Family Workshop

Staff, $16 per person | $11 per person

Sunday, May 05, 2019 | 4 - 6pm

What mom doesn't love a handmade gift from their child? We will create a personalized piece of jewelry a mother would be proud to wear!

Take a Load Off, Daddy: Kids Only Holiday Workshop

Staff, $16 | $11

Saturday, June 01, 2019 | 10am - Noon

This Father's Day, give your dad the gift of leisure. Students will create items that dad can use to chill out and relax!


Take A Load Off, Daddy - Family Workshop

Staff, $16 per person | $11 per person

Saturday, June 01, 2019 | 1 - 3 pm

This Father's Day, give your dad the gift of leisure. Students will create items that dad can use to chill out and relax!

Patriotic Paint Pour: Kids Only Holiday Workshop

Staff, $16 | $11

Saturday, June 29, 2019 | 10am - Noon

Come celebrate America's birthday using red, white, and blue. Create fun paint pours and so much more in this festive, 4th of July workshop.


Patriotic Paint Pour - Family Workshop

Staff, $16 per person | $11 per person

Saturday, June 29, 2019 | 1 - 3 pm

Come celebrate America's birthday using red, white, and blue. Create fun paint pours and so much more in this festive, 4th of July workshop.


4 - 8th Grade Art Club

Elizabeth Rankin, $40 | $35
Thursdays 4 - 5:30pm
September 20 - December 13, 2018 (No class November 22, 2018)


Winter/Spring 2019 Art Club

Elizabeth Rankin, $40 | $35

Thursdays 4 - 5:30pm

January 17 - April 25, 2019 (Holidays may affect meeting times)


During each semester Art Club members will…

  • explore multiple forms of visual art as a group
  • tour and discuss each new exhibit at the Art Center
  • visit a local art gallery
  • participate in one community service art project

Bus transportation is available for Baldwin students.