Preschool Art Program (Ages 3-5 years old) with Coral Shockey Day: Mondays Time: 9:00 – 11:00AM Dates: October 1, 15, 22, 29 // November 5, 12, 19, 26 // December 3, 10, 17 Location: Children’s Art Studio Cost: $30 per class OR $275 for all 11 classes
Featherstone's Preschool Art Series is a weekly art class designed to provide preschoolers a creative environment where they are encouraged to discover and color their world through different art mediums. Relevant children's literature will be seamlessly intertwined with the class theme to further develop perspective and comprehension of their world. - Paint, Clay, Collage exploratory curriculum Come join Coral Monday mornings for some preschool art making fun!
Toddler Art Program (Ages 15 months - 2.9 years old) with Coral Shockey Day: Tuesdays Time: 9:30 – 10:30AM Dates:October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 // November 6, 13, 27 // December 4, 11, 18 Location: Children’s Art Studio Cost: $15 per class
Set in a small art room environment with art exploration tables and painting easels. Caregivers are required to stay and encouraged to be present in the art experience. -Material based curriculum in Clay, Painting and Architecture *Class size is limited to 8 toddlers.
Art Explorers (Ages 6-9 years old) with Coral Shockey Day: Wednesdays Time: 3:00 – 5:30PM Dates: November 7, 14, 28 // December 5, 12 Location: Children’s Art Studio Cost: $35 per class
As Featherstone art explorers, children will be encouraged to not only observe the world around them, but also have the freedom to create and color their own worlds. “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.” Each artist will have the opportunity to utilize an array of art mediums for self-expression. o Paint, Clay, Collage, Mixed Media & Print Making Curriculum
Ceramic Exploration (for children ages 7+) with Nancy Blank and Sabrina Kuchta Day: Saturdays Dates: November 3, 10, 17 // December 1, 8, 15 Time: 10:00AM - 12:00PM Location: Pottery Studio Fee: $30 per class
In this class, we will explore various techniques in hand building and wheel throwing. From decorative planters to dragons to mugs, students will learn and experiment with multiple techniques in construction and decoration of functional and sculptural pieces. All artwork will be bisque fired after each class. PARENTS PLEASE NOTE: Children under 8 years old will not be permitted to use the ceramic wheels. No exceptions.
Wheel Throwing Class (for children ages 9+) with Nancy Blank Day: Saturday Dates: November 10, 17 // December 1, 8, 15 Time: 1:30 to 3:30PM Location: Pottery Studio Fee: $125 for full session (5 classes) Students must participate in all 5 classes of the session. 6 week session: Week 1: wedging, wheel introduction and centering Weeks 2-4: throwing practice Week 5: glazing (fired work can be picked up during Open Pottery Studio the following week)
Wheel Throwing is a complicated skill that requires many hours of practice to grow muscle memory. We find that multiple classes are necessary and our six week course is ideal in mastering the art of wheel throwing.