Summer Festivities 2017 Classes

 

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Where creativity soars… Once a week summer sessions and full week long art adventures Indoor / Outdoor classes in the garden. On hot days we will stay cool in the air conditioning. Art classes taught by Julie Hawkins, Caleb Bernard, Paul Papadonis, assisted by Mary Kate. Sibling discount 10%….sign up for more than one class 10% off second class. We can pro-rate sessions if you miss one or want to sign up for just a few. 

To register call 781-545-9326 or Stop by and fill out a registration form

Once a Week Classes

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Tropical Treasures…with Julie *** 8 weeks
Ages 4-7
Mondays: 3:30-5pm
$120 or ($20 per class)

June 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 August 7, 14
This class will brim with creativity as students craft exotic tropical-themed art. A variety of exciting art projects will be created including: Funky birds, dazzling fish, sea shell art, and ocean life in a variety of mediums, vibrant batik wall hangings, and more inspired works of art.

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Woodland Elves & Fairy Folk…with Julie  *** 6 weeks
Ages 4-7
Tuesdays: 2:30-4pm
$90 or ($20 per class)

June 27, July 11, 18, 25 August 1, 8 (no class July 4th)
Rainbow fairies, adorable gnomes, wizards, elves, unicorns, and magical dragons, will come to life in large and small sizes. A class filled with imagination, myth, and fantastical art. A variety of art mediums will be used including drawing, painting, paper mache, clays and lots of magical sparkles.

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Inspired Art Making… with Paul  *** 6 weeks
Ages 12-16
Tuesdays: 5-6:30pm
$105 (supplies included)

July 11, 18, 25 August 1, 8, 15
This class is designed to help beginning, to advanced students find the artistic confidence and a unique voice in their work. Paul will work with students in a semi-private environment working in a media of their choice (charcoal, acrylic, oil, pastel, watercolor, drawing pencil, or mixed media) with personal inspired themes. Paul is thrilled to be teaching this class and helping young artists find a voice through their art. Personal themes and exploration are welcome.

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Wheelworks & Creative Clay …with Julie  *** 7 weeks
Ages 7 – 14
Wednesdays: 3:30-5:00
$120

June 28, July 5, 12, 19, 26, August 2, 9
A creative class exploring pottery wheel techniques, hand building methods, and major creativity. Learn basic skills on the pottery wheel (we will rotate time during class), and exciting hand building work incorporating the theme of summer and ocean art. If you love to work in clay this class is a must for you.

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Drawing, Painting & Photography…..with Julie  *** 7 weeks
Ages 7-13
Thursdays: 3:30-5pm
$120 or ($20 per class)

June 29, July 6, 13, 20, 27, August 3, 10
A summer tradition of drawing, painting, and taking photos in the harbor, as well as a few field trips to local gardens, galleries, and the lighthouse. This class is such a great summer class, and we have the perfect location to offer this with glorious places for walkabouts. Students will have their own sketchbook for drawing, and all finished masterpieces will be on stretched canvas, watercolor paper, or masonite, plus a few framed images.

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Surfs Up/ Make your own Surf and Skate Art…with Paul *** 6 weeks
Ages 10-18 (Older artists & Adults welcome)
Thursdays: 6-7:30pm
$125 or ($25 per class)

July 6, 13, 20, 27, August 3, 10

Take this opportunity to design and paint your own skateboard, surfboard, helmet, fin, I Pad cover or cell phone cover with your own original surf or skate art. Personalize your equipment with your own handwork that you will be proud of. Paul is a local surfer and art educator that will help guide you with ideas and themes you will be excited about.

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Adult Classes

Basic Drawing and Painting/Developing The Artist in You…with Paul  *** 6 weeks
Semi-private class max size 6 students
Tuesday Eve: 7-9pm
$135

July 11, 18, 25 August 1, 8, 15  (supply list will be provided)
This class is designed to help beginning, to advanced students find artistic confidence and a unique voice in their work. Paul will work with students in a semi-private environment working in a media of their choice (charcoal, acrylic, pastel, watercolor, drawing pencil, or mixed media) with personal inspired themes. Paul will help you become the artist you know you can be in a sharing environment full of support and enthusiasm.

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Wheelworks & Creative Clay …with Julie  *** 4 Classes
Space is limited 
Wednesday Eve: 7-9pm
$120

July 12, 19, 26 August 2
A creative class exploring pottery wheel techniques, hand building methods, and major creativity. Learn basic skills on the pottery wheel (we will rotate time during class), and exciting hand building work.

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Paint on Location (“Plein Air”)…with Paul  *** 6 weeks
Semi-private class
Saturday Mornings 8:30 – 10:30
$120

July 8, 15, 19, 29 August 5, 12
Take an opportunity to paint the inspirational scenery of Scituate and vicinity. Semi-private instruction will be delivered, as this class is limited to five students. Methods for capturing fast changing conditions will be the focus. Instructor will contact students prior to the first class for advice on material list. A “Plein air” easel is strongly recommended.

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Week Long Themes

If you would like to take both classes being offered in a session you can bring a lunch, and go for a walkabout in the harbor with staff
***Sibling discount 10%***

Session 1

Cartooning with Caleb
AM CLASS
Ages 6-12
June 26 – June 30
10am-12 noon
$105

If you already have taken classes with Caleb than you know he is totally off the wall and a blast and a half. If you haven’t taken class with this howler you are in for a real treat of inspiration. Caleb is on fire with great ideas and brings out the best in everyone with an incredible amount of fun and camaraderie. For the veteran cartoonists they will continue to work on writing, drawing, and completing an extended 3-5 page comic book with an original story and characters. The new students after a brief explanation of the basics will begin to work on writing, drawing, and completing a 1-2 page comic book with original stories and characters. Caleb is a blast and this class is always a barrel full of laughs and fantastic comics.

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Session 2

Drawing, Painting & Photography…. with Julie
Ages 6-12
July 10 – July 14
10am-12 pm
$105 

This class is a summer tradition at the studio. A week long adventure filled with creativity, fun, camaraderie, and brushing up on your drawing & painting skills. We will journey in the harbor to draw, go to galleries, travel to local gardens and places of beauty, and create masterpieces. Students will have their own sketchbook for drawing, and all finished masterpieces will be on stretched canvas, watercolor paper, or masonite, plus a few framed images. Young artist will also have the opportunity to take photos and create some collage pieces. This will surely be a fabulous class filled with creativity. Personal style & interests are encouraged.

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Session 3

Wheelworks & Creative Clay.… with Julie
Ages 7-13
July 17 – July 21
10am-12 noon
$125

Roll up your sleves and get ready for mess. This week is devoted to clay. Join in this exciting class creating many gems on and off the pottery wheel. Learn basic skills on the pottery wheel (we will rotate time during class) and explore handbuilding work incorporating the themes of summer, ocean, and animals, as well as personal themes for those who have taken classes before and wish to explore a theme. If you love to work in clay this class is a must for you.

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Session 4

Ocean Treasures.… with Julie
Ages 6-12
July 24 – July 28
10am-12 noon
$105

Every summer it is a tradition to have an ocean inspired class. This year it will be brimming with many of my favorite things. We will design mermaids (or mermen), colorful tye dies, dazzling ocean batiks and pillows, amazing ocean resin pieces, sea life sculptures and more. Many art mediums will be explored including sewing, mixed media, clays, and lots of sparkles, gemstones, and sea glass.

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Session 5

The Art of Enchantement.… with Julie
Ages 6-12
July 31 – Aug 4
10am-12 noon
$105

A week filled with enchanted art using a variety of art mediums. This class is tailored to please both boys and girls. Girls can have a time of fairies and unicorns, and boys can focus on wizards and dragons (or whatever your imagination can conjure up). We will touch a bit on the fantasy of Harry potter, castle imagery, and imaginative animals, as well as design a fantastical wooden garden sculpture. This class will take on the flavor of magic, creativity, and enchantement.

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Session 6

Cartooning, Aliens, and Monsters…with Caleb
Ages 7-13
Aug 7-11
10am-12 noon
$105

Join Caleb in this fun filled adventure drawing cartoons and sculpting creatures to go along with your stories. This class will use a variety of materials, including clays, to create these zany creatures. Students will frame their favorite image, as well as design a creative diorama.

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Birthdays at the studio…

summer_2016_0005Reserve your space for a Saturday afternoon or an available time…

Come celebrate your birthday with us in a creative atmosphere with many exciting opportunities to explore art making.

Parties are one and a half hours $125 up to 12 kids

Many fun themes & projects to choose from… If you can imagine it…we can create it..

Some ideas to choose from include:

Ages 4-5 Stuffed animals (dogs, bears, ocean creatures), backpacks, puppet making, unicorn pillows, fish pillows, painting and drawing, dress up, clay volcanos and dinosaurs, all sorts of animal themes, frozen parties, theme parties, valentine parties….the sky is the limit…

Ages 6-8 Back packs, dream pillows, stuffed animals, handimals, wishing bottles, animals in clay or paper mache, pet themes, lots of fairy projects, wizard houses, dream pillows, star pillows, animal pillows, fairy houses, boys…volcanos and dinosaurs, cartooning,…the sky is the limit…

drawing_01Ages 9-12 Dream pillows, jewelry, wishing bottles, gourd animals, paintings, sea glass projects, pottery painting clothing painting, many types of clay projects, enchanting projects, lots of cool painting & drawing projects,rainbow loom parties, cartooning, clay scenes and so much more….

Pick a theme and we will design the art.