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FALL Art Class Information

Registration (will begin August 10):  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 is accepted online only.  Adult art class registration may be done online or by paper form.  Paper registration forms are available near the front entrance of the library.

NEW !!!!Payment:   Payment information is now taken at the time of registration.  Registration is not considered complete until payment is received.  Adult class paper forms only, please include a check with your paper form, made out to North Canton Public Library.  Checks will be returned if class is canceled.  By registering for a class, you verify that you accept this policy.

Class Confirmation:  Art class confirmation for held and canceled classes will be sent to the email address you provide at the time of registration.  Class confirmation will also be posted in the library and online.

Student Cancelation:  To cancel a registration please email Elizabeth Blakemore at gallery@northcantonlibrary.org.  You may not cancel your registration for a class after the registration deadline.

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.

Fall SESSION 1 – Children and Teens weeks of September 12, 19, 26 and October 3.  Classes meet ONE day per week for FOUR weeks. Session fee is $18.  Registration deadline September 5 class confirmation will be sent September 7.

F1 – 1. Preschool “Mixed Media” Wednesdays 11  to 11:45 a.m.  Inst:  Kathy Cancelliere

F1 – 2. Preschool “Mixed Media” Wednesdays 1 to 1:45 p.m.  Inst:  Kathy Cancelliere

F1 – 3. K-2nd  “We Love Animals” Tuesdays 4:30 to 5:15 p.m.  Inst: Marjorie Lutes
Make a fish-filled aquarium, fold a paper sculpture lizard, and enter your clay animal in a funny “Pet Show” with lots of ribbon awards.

F1 – 4. 3rd – 5th “On the Move” Tuesdays 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.  Inst: Marjorie Lutes
Use a pencil and markers to draw an imaginary car, then compete in an “Auto Show” for fun and awards. Start with a  nice box to make a space ship or a boat and fill it with little clay passengers.

F1 – 5. 3rd – 5th “Zentangle” Wednesdays 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.  Inst: Dharitri Tripathy
The Zentangle practice is a calming and relaxing way to create art. In this class you will practice the Zentangle method from a certified Zentangle teacher.  You will create beautiful images from simple repetitive strokes that build to produce mesmerizing patterns.

F1 – 6. 6th – 8th “Imagination in 3-D” Mondays   4 to 5 p.m.  Inst: Marjorie Lutes
Make a magical pyramid scrapbook for your treasures.  Turn a square box into a fantastic “living space” with our beautiful papers, fabrics, and found objects.

Fall SESSION 2 – Children and Teens weeks of October 10, 17, 24, 31.  Classes meet ONE day per week for FOUR weeks.  Session fee is $18 Registration deadline September 23 class confirmation will be sent on September 28.

F2 – 1. Preschool “Mixed Media” Wednesdays 3 to 3:45 p.m.  Inst:  Marjorie Lutes

F2 – 2. K-2nd “Autumn Walk” Wednesdays 4:30 to 5:15 p.m.  Inst:  Marjorie Lutes
Discover and draw huge insects, make a collage of fruit, flowers, and pumpkins, and paint a landscape of colorful forest trees.

F2 – 3. 3rd – 5th “We Like People” Thursdays 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.  Inst:  Marjorie Lutes
Use pencils, pastels, and paint to create faces and figures. You will make a family or friends montage/ collage, and design a decorative mask.

F2 – 4. 6th – 8th “We Like to Draw” Thursdays 5:45 to 6:45 p.m.  Inst:  Marjorie Lutes
Drawing comes first!  Follow along while watching demonstrations in line, shading, and texture. Use a fine point marker to draw a detailed rural or urban scene and finish it with watercolor.

F2 – 5. 6th – 8th “Acrylic painting class” Saturdays 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.  Inst:  Cynthia Kenepp
Middle school acrylic painting class . Create your favorite anime or game character, in an acrylic painting. Bring a picture to the first class.

Fall SESSION 1 ADULT – weeks of September 12, 19, 26 and October 3. Classes meet ONE day per week for FOUR weeks. Session fee is $22.
Registration deadline September 5 class confirmation will be sent September 7.

FA1 – 1. “Collage and Mixed Media” Wednesdays 6 to 7:30 p.m.  Inst:  Marjorie Lutes
This is a class for everyone who enjoys working with paper and art materials. No experience is necessary. We will use paint, scrap paper, and small objects to create a collage featuring your favorite color.  An “Art Map” of a personal place will be created in fine point pen and watercolor. We will also make a book for treasures or for a story that you would like to write. All art supplies included.

FA1 – 2. “Beginning Acrylic painting class #2” Saturdays 2:30 to 4 p.m.  Inst:  Cynthia Kenepp
Paint a summer beach scene, while exploring new painting styles and techniques. All art supplies included.

Fall SESSION 2 ADULT – weeks of October 10, 17, 24, 31.  Classes meet ONE day per week for FOUR weeks. Session fee is $22.
Registration deadline September 23 class confirmation will be sent on September 28.

FA2 – 1. “Zentangle” Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Inst:  Dharitri Tripathy
The Zentangle practice is a calming and relaxing way to create art. In this class you will practice the Zentangle method from a certified Zentangle teacher. You will create beautiful images from simple repetitive strokes that build to produce mesmerizing patterns. All art supplies included.

Fall SESSION 3 ADULT – weeks of September 12, 19, 26 and October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31.  Class meets ONE day per week for EIGHT weeks.  Session fee is $45.  Registration deadline September 5 class confirmation will be sent September 7.

FA3 – 1. “Watercolor With Rudy” Mondays 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.  Inst:  Rudy Amatangelo
Rudy’s presentation, demonstration and critique method of group instruction benefits both beginning and advanced painters. Fundamental design, composition and drawing techniques will be applied to landscape subjects. This class makes use of digital equipment, including PowerPoint projected reference, printer/copier and cameras as tools to enhance learning. This class has a requested supply list available online and in the library’s information center.

FA3 – 2. “Intrigued by Watercolor” Saturdays 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  Inst:  Nancy Stewart Matin
Let’s explore the mystery of watercolor together. We will concentrate on underpaintings that will make your colors glow, with emphasis on pushing the boundaries of the medium. Some experience with watercolor is helpful. This class has a requested supply list available online and in the library’s information center.

 


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