Fall Art Classes

REGISTRATION: The registration deadline is September 2.  Classes are first come first serve and fill quickly. You must have a North Canton Public Library card to register.  All children’s art class registration will be done online only at www.ncantonlibrary.org

CLASS CONFIRMATION and STUDENT CANCELLATION:  Art class confirmation for held and canceled classes will be sent September 4 to your email address provided at the time of registration. Cancellation of a class must be made before the registration deadline September 2.

PAYMENT: Payments for confirmed classes will be 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.

Children’s Art Classes  Classes meet ONE day per week for EIGHT weeks and begin the week of September 14 and run through the week of November 2. The fee is $35.00 for one entire  8 week session. Supplies are provided for children’s classes.  Students develop art skills with challenging new projects.  Classes are designed to meet the needs and abilities of each student as well as foster creativity, social skills and individual growth.  Mixed Media classes provide experience working with a variety of materials and processes.

PRESCHOOL CLASSES ONLY - Parent/Caretaker is required to stay on North Canton Public Library Property for the duration of preschool class.  Preschool classes are for children ages 3 to 5 years old, who are able to participate in a classroom setting independently, and who are potty trained.

FC – 1. Preschool “Mixed Media” Monday 12:30 to 1:15 p.m. Inst: Cathy Cancelliere

FC – 2. Preschool “Mixed Media” Wednesday 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Inst: Cathy Cancelliere

FC – 3. K-2nd  “All Kinds of Animals” Wednesday 4:15 to 5 p.m. Inst: Marjorie Lutes
Try out painting, drawing, collage, and sculpture. We will learn to make art featuring wild animals, pets, insects, dinosaurs, and even imaginary creatures. Artists love animals!

FC – 4. K-2nd   “I Spy Art” Thursday 4:15 to 5 p.m. Inst: Pam Neff
Every day is an adventure! Can you find Art?   We will talk about famous artist’s and their work and create our own using their techniques.

FC – 5. 3rd – 5th “Jump into Art!” Tuesday 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Inst: Becky Taylor
Express yourself and be creative while we design art projects using ideas from some of your favorite movies. Yes, like Frozen, or Minions! We’ll make it fun by using watercolor pencils, paint, clay, colored pastels, and more great art stuff!

FC – 6. 3rd – 5th “Inspiration From Nature” Wednesday 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Inst: Marjorie Lutes
Landscapes, seascapes, sports, and travel will be some  of our subjects. We will include the autumn holidays. You can make a map, sculpture a fish, and paint a scary forest. We will make use of our boxes and all kinds of scrap materials as well.

FC – 7. 3rd – 5th “Reduce, Reuse, Create” Thursday 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Inst: Pam Neff
Recycling at its finest! Using everyday objects to create awesome works of art.

FC – 8. 6th – 8th “Drawing and Painting” Monday 6 to 7 p.m. Inst: Marjorie Lutes
Watch a new demonstration each week and follow along. We will make line drawings that look  as if they jump off the paper with shading, use pastels and watercolor, and make textured  art with silver scratch board. Add your art work to a provided portfolio.

Adult Art Classes  Classes meet ONE day per week for EIGHT weeks and begin the week of September 14 and run through the week of November 2.The fee is $45.00 for one entire 8 week session. Adult classes are open to High School Students and up…
Supply lists for adult classes are available online and at the library’s information center.

FA – 1.  “Explore the basics of Acrylic painting” Tuesday 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Inst: Becky Taylor
This is for the person who would like to have fun and work with acrylic paint on paper & or canvas.  Learn how to choose the right brushes, paint and paper. Experiment with exciting tricks and techniques; all in a non-stressful, fun environment. You will create several finished paintings.  You will also be experimenting with stencils and collaging techniques. Some light drawing is involved. This is a good class for the beginner to advanced painter. It will be geared to your individual skill set.  Supply list available online.

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

Adult Art Workshop with Rudy Amatangelo  This class meets ONE day per week for FOUR weeks. Registration is limited to only students who were listed on the class roster for the winter session of 2015.  The fee is $20.00 for one entire 4 week session. … REGISTRATION ENDS AUGUST 19.  Rudy hopes to resume his regular eight week course in the winter session.

WS. “Watercolor With Rudy” Monday  August 24 and 31, September 14 and  21   from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.
This class begins where Rudy’s last regular session ended. If you have a class credit you may use it for this course.  Please bring the regular requested supply list.