Announcing Elk Grove Fine Art Center’s

AFTER SCHOOL KID’S and TEEN'S ART WORKSHOPS    

January through May 2017

DISCOUNTS FOR ELK GROVE RESIDENTS!

The pictures above were from our July 2016 Kid's Art Camp.  Click HERE to read about it on our blog. If you were unable to attend the Art Camp, there is still a way to join the fun!  We will be offering After School Workshops for kids and teens January through December, 2017.  See below for the details! 

TEENs:  tEEN WORKSHOPS WILL BE HELD ON tUESDAYS FROM 4:00 TO 6:00 PM AT THE ART CENTER. tHESE WORKSHOPS WILL run jANUARY through May, 2017, AND WILL BE FREE OF CHARGE TO ELK GROVE TEENS THROUGH A SPECIAL PARTNERSHIP WITH TEEN CENTER USA, AND THE CITY OF ELK GROVE.  In January there will be two, 2 day workshops.  In February through May there will be four, 1 day workshops per month. Registration for these workshops must be done at the Teen Center.  8978 Elk Grove Blvd. Elk Grove, 95624  916-686-6942.  Hours:  Monday through Friday 3:00 to 5:00 pm.

To see what workshops will be offered. Click HERE for the January through may teen workshop calendar  

KIDS 8 TO 12:  kID'S WORKSHOPS WILL BE HELD ON THURSDAYS FROM 3:00 TO 5:00 PM AT THE aRT cENTER.  fOR eLK gROVE RESIDENTS, THESE WORKSHOPS WILL BE DISCOUNTED, WAIVING THE MATERIALS FEE. yOU CAN REGISTER BELOW FOR THESE WORKSHOPS. 

 

All sessions will be taught by accomplished local artist, Sonja Binner, a trained art educator.  To learn more about the Instructor, Sonja Binner, click HERE

click here for our March/april workshop flyer

 

          march AFTER SCHOOL WORKSHOP 2:  pastels session  FOR KIDS 8 TO 12

                     Thursday, March 9 ,  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm,  Minimum: 3 Maximum 6   Workshop Fee: $20,  Materials Fee:  $10  Materials Fee is WAIVED for   Elk Grove Residents Instructor supplies all materials

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          MARCH AFTER SCHOOL WORKSHOP 3:  PASTELS SESSION 2 FOR KIDS 8 TO 12

                    Thursday, March 23,  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm,  Minimum: 3 Maximum 6    Workshop Fee: $20,  Materials Fee:  $10  Materials Fee is WAIVED for   Elk Grove Residents Instructor supplies all materials

Learn the basics of soft pastel application and blending, to achieve a luminous depth of color and texture.

 

 

 

Sign up for session 1

sign up for session 2

        march AFTER SCHOOL WORKSHOP 4:  charcoal drawing FOR KIDS 8 TO 12

                    Thursday, March 30,  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm,  Minimum: 3 Maximum 6     Workshop Fee: $20,  Materials Fee:  $10  Materials Fee is WAIVED for   Elk Grove Residents Instructor supplies all materials

The focus is on line, shape, perspective,, and shading techniques with charcoal.  Instruction focuses on developing each student's own organic drawing style.

               april AFTER SCHOOL WORKSHOP 1:  watercolor          FOR KIDS 8 TO 12

                         Thursday, April 6,  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm,  Minimum: 3 Maximum 6                       Workshop Fee: $20,  Materials Fee:  $10  Materials Fee is WAIVED for   Elk Grove Residents Instructor supplies all materials

Students will explore the medium of watercolor paints, such as wet-on-wet, wet-on-dry, dry-on-dry, and brush techniques. 

               april AFTER SCHOOL WORKSHOP 2:  cartooning          FOR KIDS 8 TO 12

                      Thursday, April 20,  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm,  Minimum: 3 Maximum 6                       Workshop Fee: $20,  Materials Fee:  $10  Materials Fee is WAIVED for   Elk Grove Residents Instructor supplies all materials

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Learn important drawing techniques with a fun cartoon twist.  Create you own cartoon characters and story line.

APRIL AFTER SCHOOL WORKSHOP 3:  chinese brush painting          FOR KIDS 8 TO 12

                       Thursday, April 27,  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm,  Minimum: 3 Maximum 6                       Workshop Fee: $20,  Materials Fee:  $10  Materials Fee is WAIVED for   Elk Grove Residents Instructor supplies all materials

Learn the lovely art of Chinese Brush Painting on rice paper.  This course will demonstrate basic brush stroke techniques and introduce students to blending, ink mixing and brush loading.

                       may AFTER SCHOOL WORKSHOP 1:  drawing          FOR KIDS 8 TO 12

                           Thursday, May 4,  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm,  Minimum: 3 Maximum 6                       Workshop Fee: $20,  Materials Fee:  $10  Materials Fee is WAIVED for   Elk Grove Residents Instructor supplies all materials

Students will learn basic drawing techniques such as continuous line, shading and tones, and composition.  this class helps students learn how to see with an artist's eye.

                  MAY AFTER SCHOOL WORKSHOP 2:  mixed media          FOR KIDS 8 TO 12

                         Thursday, May 11,  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm,  Minimum: 3 Maximum 6                       Workshop Fee: $20,  Materials Fee:  $10  Materials Fee is WAIVED for   Elk Grove Residents Instructor supplies all materials

The art of Mixed Media, combines a variety of techniques (drawing, painting, sculpture, collage, etc.) with an endless list of possible materials, and arranges them into complex compositions.

                   MAY AFTER SCHOOL WORKSHOP 3:  catooning          FOR KIDS 8 TO 12

                        Thursday, May 18,  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm,  Minimum: 3 Maximum 6                       Workshop Fee: $20,  Materials Fee:  $10  Materials Fee is WAIVED for   Elk Grove Residents Instructor supplies all materials

Learn important drawing techniques with a fun cartoon twist.  Create you own cartoon characters and story line.

 

                         MAY AFTER SCHOOL WORKSHOP 4: Pastels          FOR KIDS 8 TO 12

                        Thursday, May 25,  3:00 pm to 5:00 pm,  Minimum: 3 Maximum 6                       Workshop Fee: $20,  Materials Fee:  $10  Materials Fee is WAIVED for   Elk Grove Residents Instructor supplies all materials

Learn the basics of soft pastel application and blending, to achieve a luminous depth of color and texture.

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