Arts & Crafts

*Please note that these class times are for the 2018-19 school year. 

 

Mosaic ArtworkCreative Mosaic

Schorre Oldham, Davis Senior High A-1, 10 weeks

Spring, First class April 1

Mondays: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
$80 fee/quarter


The beautiful and ancient art of mosaic is fun and easy to learn. This class will emphasize hands-on projects that range from classical to highly creative. Students will work with cut stained glass tesserae, found objects, pre-made tiles, pebbles, broken crockery and dishes. Students will learn design and color theory to aid in creating unique designs. Students are responsible for the purchase of supplies but no supplies are needed for the first day of class.





Drawing - All Levels

Schorre Oldham, Davis Senior High A-1, 10 weeks

Spring, First class April 3
Wednesdays: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
$80 fee/quarter


Beginning students will learn fundamental drawing techniques, and more advanced students will complete a series of ten drawings that strengthen their individual style. All students will develop an understanding of the following elements of drawing: line, form, composition, shading, planes, perspective, proportion and design. Students are responsible for the purchase of supplies but no supplies are needed for the first day of class.





Watercolor Painting – All Levels Watercolor Painting

Schorre Oldham, Davis Senior High A-1, 10 weeks

Winter, First Class January 9
Wednesdays: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
$80 fee/quarter


Students will learn how to use watercolor to express light and convey emotion. This class will address several elements of watercolors such as color theory, temperature, glazing, how to manipulate drying time, dry on wet, wet on wet, brushes and their uses, and how to combine these elements to depict a variety of subjects. Students are responsible for the purchase of supplies but no supplies are needed for the first day of class.





Woodworking Wood working in the workshop

Coleman Bohl, Emerson Jr. High Woodshop, 10 weeks

Winter, First class January 8
Spring, First class April 2
Tuesdays: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
$80 fee/quarter


Do you have a desire to work with wood on either a practical or artistic level? If so, this is the class for you! In addition to having access to fantastic equipment, students will learn how to use various woodworking hand and power tools. Each class will include both demonstrated projects and time to work on projects of your own choosing. Emphasis will be placed on safety, equipment operation, and design. No previous experience is needed. Students will be responsible for obtaining their own wood and supplies. No storage space available in the classroom.