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Spring Art Class Information

Registration: 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 at www.ncantonlibrary.org. Adult art class registration may be done online or by paper form. Paper registration forms are near the front entrance of the library.  You may still register for classes until they are full.

Class Confirmation and Student Cancellation: Art class confirmation for held and canceled classes will be sent March 31 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 March 29.

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 blo
cked from use and being reported to the library’s collection agency. By registering for a class, you verify that you accept this policy.

Spring 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.

SESSION 2
Spring SESSION 2 – weeks of May 2,9,16,23. Classes meet ONE day per week for FOUR weeks. Session fee is $18
ART CLASS CONFIRMATION—you may still register for classes until they are full

HELD S2 – 1. Preschool “Mixed Media” Thursdays 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Inst: Clare Aitken

HELD/FULL S2 – 2. Preschool “Mixed Media” Thursdays 1 to 1:45 p.m. Inst: Clare Aitken

HELD S2 – 3. K-2nd “Mixed Media” Tuesdays 4:30 to 5:15 p.m. Inst: Clare Aitken

HELD S2 – 4. K-2nd “The Art of Craft” Wednesdays 4:15 to 5 p.m. Inst: Marjorie Lutes
Learn how to use the right; glue, tape, art scraps and scissors to create various projects. We will use mixed materials to construct a small home, hot air balloon and clay pot.

CANCELED S2 – 5. 3rd – 5th “3-D Sculpt and Build ” Wednesdays 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Inst: Marjorie Lutes
This is a 3-D mixed media class. Create a model car, robot or human, and an animal of your choice using clay, wood and fabric.

HELD S2 – 6. 6th – 8th “Acrylic Painting ” Thursdays 5 to 6 p.m. Inst: Cynthia Kenepp
Paint your favorite rock star…person…girlfriend…boyfriend!!!! Create a monochromatic portrait of your favorite person! Bring a picture of your favorite to class and learn how to transfer it to canvas! Next, choose a color and begin to mix acrylic paint into an array of color shades to create a masterpiece! Complete a 16X20 painting on canvas board.

Spring SESSION 3 combined ADULT – weeks of April 4,11,18, 25 and May 2,9,16,23. Classes meet ONE day per week for EIGHT weeks. Session fee is $45

HELD SA3 – 1. “Watercolor With Rudy” Mondays 3:30 to 5:30 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.

HELD SA3 – 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.

CANCELED SA3 – 3. “Beginner Acrylic Painting” Saturdays 2 to 4 p.m. Inst: Cynthia Kenepp
Learn to paint with Acrylic Paints….basic brush strokes, mixing color, different water effects. Create a16X20 painting on canvas board of a sail boat on the ocean at sunset. We will provide the supplies for this beginner class.

Summer Art Classes
Summer Registration begins in May.
Summer SESSION 1 – weeks of June 6, 13, 20, 27
Summer SESSION 2 – weeks of July 11, 18, 25 and August 1
Summer SESSION 3 – weeks of June 6, 13, 20, 27and July 11, 18, 25 and August 1
(SESSION 3 combined adult session will skip the week of July 4)


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