Summer Art Class Schedule
Supplies are provided for all classes unless specified in class description. Classes are designed to meet the needs and abilities of each student as well as to foster creativity, social skills and individual growth. Mixed Media classes provide experience working with a variety of materials and processes. Preschool classes are for children ages 3 to 5, who are able to participate in a classroom setting independently, and are potty trained. Parent/Caretaker is required to stay on North Canton Public Library property for the duration of preschool classes.
Registration: Classes are first come first served and fill quickly. You must have a North Canton Public Library card to register. Children’s art class registration and free adult workshop registration is accepted online only at www.ncantonlibrary.org. Rudy’s adult art class registration may be done online or by paper form. Paper registration forms are near the front entrance of the library. The registration deadline for children’s session one is June 5. The registration deadline for children’s session two, Rudy’s class and the free adult workshops is July 6.
Class Confirmation and Student Cancellation: Art class confirmation for held and canceled classes will be sent the day after the registration deadline to the email address you provide at the time of registration. Class confirmation will also be posted in the library and online at www.ncantonlibrary.org. You may not cancel your registration for a class after the registration deadline.
Payment: Payments for confirmed classes are due no later than the second class. Please remember to bring your payment to class. Payment can be made by check or cash. All checks must be made out to North Canton Public Library. PLEASE NOTE: Failure to pay will result in the fee being charged against your library account, and may result in your account being blocked from use and being reported to the library’s collection agency. By registering for a class, you verify that you accept this policy.
Summer SESSION 1 – weeks of June 6,13,20, 27. Classes meet ONE day per week for FOUR weeks. Session fee is $18
CANCELED S1 – 1. Preschool “Mixed Media” Mondays 12 to 12:45 p.m. Inst: Kathy Cancelliere
HELD/FULL S1 – 3. K-2nd “Mixed Media” Mondays 1:30 to 2:15 p.m. Inst: Marjorie Lutes
Make funny summer sunglasses, creepy insects, and a giant fish.
HELD S1 – 4. 3rd – 5th “Mixed Media” Tuesdays 1 to 1:45 p.m. Inst: Marjorie Lutes
Vacation in the art room. Make a vehicle from a box, then draw and paint your way to the ocean, desert and a big city.
HELD S1 – 5. 6th – 8th “Mixed Media” Tuesdays 2:30 to 3:15 p.m. Inst: Marjorie Lutes
Learn basic hand sewing to create your own stuffed doll or animal. Make personalized cards, signs and a poster for your room!
Summer SESSION 2 – weeks of July 11,18,25 and August 1. Classes meet ONE day per week for FOUR weeks. Session fee is $18
HELD/FULL S2 – 3. K-2nd “Mixed Media” Mondays 1:30 to 2:15 p.m. Inst: Marjorie Lutes
Make a castle from a box, a fabric coat of arms for your family and a clay vessel.
HELD/FULL S2 – 4. K-2nd “Mixed Media” Wednesdays 11 to 11:45 a.m. Inst: Clare Aitken
HELD/FULL S2 – 5. 3rd – 5th “Mixed Media” Wednesdays 1 to 1:45 p.m. Inst: Clare Aitken
Please note the following session has changed from eight weeks to four weeks.
Summer SESSION 3 combined ADULT – weeks of July 11,18,25 and August 1. This class skips the week of July 4.
Class meets ONE day per week for FOUR weeks. Session fee is $22
HELD/FULL SA 1. “Ink Line and Watercolor Wash” Mondays 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Inst: Rudy Amatangelo
Rudy offers a special course that explores the creative use of Ink, Line and Watercolor Wash within the limitations of a simple monochromatic medium. This type of training frees the artist in simplifying and editing the complex masses of nature and sharpens skills that are necessary in selecting and composing subject matter when using this medium. Open by invitation to all artists who have had regular watercolor instruction with the instructor. This class has a requested supply list available online and at the library’s information center.
NEW ! FREE ADULT art class workshops! Classes are limited to the first 15 registrants.
HELD/FULL SF1. “Mixed Media” Inst: Marjorie Lutes
Four day workshop held Mondays, July 11,18,25 and August 1 from 3:30 to 5 p.m.
A fresh new way to look at art. Relax and take a summer break. Find out how your life experiences can become art. You can make a bright colored collage, make an art map of places you have been or an art map of your brain, paint or draw a two part opposing forces work, and bring a box to life (yours). All supplies are furnished in this mixed media class.
HELD/FULL SF2. “Beginner Acrylic Painting” Inst: Cynthia Kenepp
Four day workshop held Thursdays, July 14,21,28 and August 4 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Please note this class skips the week of July 4.
Come and explore acrylic painting. All supplies are furnished in this mixed media class.
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