Art class confirmation for held and canceled classes is listed below.
The registration deadline for HELD and not FULL classes will remain open until January 9th or until classes have filled.
Classes are first come first serve and fill quickly. You must have a North Canton Public Library card to register. Children’s art class registration is accepted online only. Please see below.
You may not cancel your registration for a class after December 27.
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.
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 January 11 and run through the week of February 29. PLEASE NOTE: there will be no classes held on Presidents’ Day February 15. The make up day is March 7.
The fee is $35 for one entire eight-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 to foster creativity, social skills and individual growth. Mixed Media classes provide experience working with a variety of materials and processes.
HELD WC – 1. Preschool “Mixed Media” Mondays 12:30 to 1:15 p.m. Inst: Cathy Cancelliere
HELD WC – 2. Preschool “Mixed Media” Wednesdays 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Inst: Cathy Cancelliere
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, who are able to participate in a classroom setting independently, and are potty trained.
HELD WC – 3. K-2nd “Glitter and Shine” Wednesdays 4:15 to 5 p.m. Inst: Marjorie Lutes
Find inspiration from sparkling snow, ice, the sun and stars. We will create with shiny paper, beads, foil, ribbon, tiny mirrors, and glitter. Make art that will dazzle your family and friends!
HELD WC – 4. 3rd – 5th “Exploring the Natural Environment” Wednesdays 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Inst: Marjorie Lutes
Winter travels in art will take you to explore the deep sea, wildlife from the forest, desert and rivers, and to imagine the mysteries of deep space. Join us to draw, paint, build, and sculpt with clay.
CANCELED WC – 5. 6th – 8th “All-Media Portfolio” Mondays 6 to 7 p.m. Inst: Marjorie Lutes
Begin or add to a portfolio of all-media art. Practice the basics of realistic drawing and add color with pastels. Paint with watercolors, then with acrylics on canvas. Use your imagination for collage and 3D assemblage with scrap materials. A new project will be demonstrated each week. Returning students are asked to bring their portfolios.
Children’s “The Science of Art” Workshops
Classes meet ONE day per week for FOUR weeks: January 21 and 28 and February 4 and 11. The fee is $18.00 for one entire 4 week session. We will create Chihully style (faux) art glass, create chemical reactions to make marbled paper and let gravity do some painting! Supplies are provided.
Adult Art Classes
Classes meet ONE day per week for EIGHT weeks and begin the week of January 11 and run through the week of February 29. PLEASE NOTE: there will be no classes held on Presidents day February 15. The make up day is March 7. Adult classes are open to high school students and up. Supply lists for adult classes are available online and in the library’s information center. The fee is $45 for one entire eight-week session.
HELD/FULL WA – 1. “Watercolor With Rudy” Fee $45 Monday 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Inst: Rudy Amatangelo
This winter class session is open to prior students only. 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. Please bring the regular requested supply list.
HELD/FULL WA – 2. “Intrigued by Watercolor” Fee $45 Saturday 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.
Creative Adult Workshop
Classes meet ONE day per week for FOUR weeks: January 21 and 28 and February 4 and 11. The fee is $20 for one entire four-week session. In this class, we will be using recycled books to make a wreath and will use other cast offs to create some wonderful items for your home! Supplies are provided.
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