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After School BluSeedling Classes
October 23, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - December 6, 2018 @ 4:45 pm
An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until December 6, 2018
The Adventures in Clay session “Sprouts” is designed for ages 8 to 11 (or Second through Fifth Grade) meets on Tuesdays! Instructors will help students explore how to work with clay through hand building and wheel throwing. Some of the projects include making castles, dragons, and other mythical creatures. They will also have one day experiencing the wonders of the pottery wheel!
You know your child best! If it is convenient for you to enter your child into the Tuesday or Thursday class based on their skill and maturity level that is fine!
The” Adventures in Color” class is for the youngest age group “Seedlings” and will meet on Wednesdays!. Students will be instructed in different mediums that include tempera paint, air-dry clay, and mixed media such as buttons, yarn, and sticks with a focus on creating portraits.
Thursdays: Shoots: Age 12-14 or 6th-8th Grade…come and build a boat…invent a new way to travel through the imaginative world of clay!
BluSeed Studios offers 2018 BluSeedlings Fall After-School Youth Art Program!
BluSeed Studios announces their fall BluSeedlings after school program! All three programs are designed and developed to inspire children to explore and discover art through creative projects in clay, drawing and painting. BluSeedlings seeks to develop and strengthen creative skills, build self-esteem and confidence, develop a sense of individuality, encourage self-expression, and stimulate imagination in children. There will be three different age groups (All groups meet from 3:30-4:45. There will be no classes on Halloween Day or Thanksgiving week for this section). All classes are held at BluSeed Studios at 24 Cedar Street in Saranac Lake. Each class meets once a week from 3:30-4:45 pm. Students may arrive early directly from school with advance notice from parents. Space is limited so advance registration is required.
To Register call 518-891-3799 or email email@example.com
- Seedlings “Adventure in Color”: Age 5-7 or K-1: Will meet on Wednesdays
- Sprouts “Adventure in Clay”: Age 8-11 or 2nd-5th Grade: Will meet on Tuesdays
- Shoots “Adventure in Clay”: Age 12-14 or 6th-8th Grade: Will meet on Thursdays
Wednesday: Seedlings: Adventures in Color: In this class the children will create portraits in different art movements. Each day will begin by reading a story about the artists & art movement Mediums will include tempera paint, air-dry clay, and mixed media to include buttons, yarn and sticks.
Dates: 5 classes (10/24, 11/7, 11/14, 11/28, 12/5 Maximum enrollment: 8
Adventures in Clay: (For both sprouts and shoots): Explores both hand building and wheel throwing through a string of projects such as a boat, dragons and creatures, castles.
Tuesdays : Sprouts: Age 8-11 or 3rd-5th Grade
Dates: 6 Classes: (10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/27 &12/4) Maximum enrollment: 10
Thursdays: Shoots: Age 12-14 or 6th-8th Grade
Dates: (10/25, 11/1 11/8, 11/15, 11/29 & 12/6) Maximum enrollment: 10
Price: Seedlings: $100 Sprouts & Shoots: $125 (Includes all material and snacks!)
Scholarships available. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 518-891-3799 for more information or to register.
Class instructors are BluSeed Artistic Director, Carol Marie Vossler who has been teaching the studio arts for 20 years, and Molly Burgess, a 2011 graduate of Saranac Lake High School who went on to earn a degree in Psychology (with a concentration in Childhood Psychology) from The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC.