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WINTER Art Class Information

Registration:  Begins December 5th.  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 must be received to guarantee a registered spot in in desired class.  For your convenience, online payment by credit card is now available.  Credit card payments will be processed at the time of registration and will be refunded to the card if a class must be cancelled.  If you prefer not to pay by credit card you still need to register online then you may drop off cash or check made out to North Canton Public Library, please include student name and class with payment.  Adult classes ONLY: paper forms are available, please include cash or check 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.  Art Class payment drop box is located across from circulation on the library’s main floor.

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.  A parent/caretaker is required to stay on North Canton Public Library property for the duration of preschool classes.

Winter SESSION 1 – weeks of January 9, 16, 23, 30. Classes meet ONE day per week for FOUR weeks. Session fee is $18.
Registration deadline December 28 class confirmation will be sent December 30.

W1 – 1.  Preschool “Mixed Media” Thursdays 11  to 11:45 a.m. Inst:  Kathy Cancelliere

W1 – 2.  Preschool “Mixed Media” Thursdays 1 to 1:45 p.m. Inst:  Kathy Cancelliere

W1 – 3.  K-2nd  “A Snowy, Glittery, Winter” Tuesdays 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Inst:  Marjorie Lutes
Use paper, pastels and paint to make winter trees. Make a 3-D collage house.

W1 – 4.  3rd – 5th “Painting and Crafts 1” Wednesdays 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Inst:  Marjorie Lutes
Design and paint a castle, then make a robot from boxes, silver paint and paper.

W1 – 5.  3rd – 5th “Snowflakes & Seasonal Zentangles” Thursdays 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Inst:  Dharitri Tripathy
Learn and practice the Zentangle method from  a certified Zentangle teacher.  Create a beautiful seasonal image to take home.  Class is open to new and previous students.

Winter SESSION 2 – weeks of February 6, 13, 20, 27. Classes meet ONE day per week for FOUR weeks. Session fee is $18.
Registration deadline January 25 class confirmation will be sent on January 27.

W2 – 1.  Preschool “Mixed Media” Wednesdays 11 to 11:45 a.m. Inst:  Kathy Cancelliere

W2 – 2.  Preschool “Mixed Media” Wednesdays 1 to 1:45 p.m. Inst:  Kathy Cancellier

W2 – 3.  K-2nd “Animals and People” Wednesdays 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Inst:  Marjorie Lutes
Draw and color cartoon birds and people. Make a clay polar bear, paint him white, and put him on “ice”.

W2 – 4.  3rd – 5th “Painting and Crafts 2” Tuesdays 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Inst:  Marjorie Lutes
Use pen and watercolor for a busy city street scene. Cut up fancy papers for a collage featuring space or the deep sea.

W2 – 5.  6th – 8th “Drawing” Wednesdays 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. Inst:  Marjorie Lutes
Expressive line, shading, and texture will be practiced. Use perspective to create a dimensional drawing of a city street and scratchboard to create a textural detailed animal.

Winter Adult SESSION 1 – weeks of January 9, 16, 23, 30 and February 6, 13, 20, 27. Classes meet ONE day per week for EIGHT weeks. Session fee is $45.
Registration deadline December 28 class confirmation will be sent December 30.  The library is closed and there will be no classes held on President’s Day Monday, February 20.  The make up day will be held Monday, March 6.

WA1 – 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.

WA1 – 2.  “Collage and Mixed Media” Tuesdays 6 to 7:30 p.m. Inst:  Marjorie Lutes
This class is for everyone who enjoys working with art materials. No experience is necessary, and all supplies are furnished. We will use paint, pens, paper of all kinds, and scrap materials to make a new project each week. Included will be a flower collage, weaving with yarn and natural materials, printing, a funny hat, and more.

WA1 – 3.  “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.

Winter Adult SESSION 2 ADULT – weeks of January 9, 16, 23, 30.  Classes meet ONE day per week for FOUR weeks. Session fee is $22.
Registration deadline December 28 class confirmation will be sent December 30.

WA2 – 1.  “Zentangle” Wednesdays 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Inst:  Dharitri Tripathy
Learn and practice the Zentangle method from a certified Zentangle teacher.  We will learn techniques and create a beautiful seasonal image to take home.  This class is open to new and previous students.


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