After School Arts

After School Arts

The PTG offers a 6 week after school arts program running from February 4th – March 15th 3:05-4:15pm. To register, please click on the day and grade range for the class. 

At this time, please register for only 1 class per student. (If there are still openings after the first week of classes, we will open registration up to second classes for students.)

Classes offered include:

  • The Art of Clay: This class will teach the fundamentals of shape and texture and how to work with clay.  You’ll be learning hand-building techniques and the basics of construction to create pots and bowls, sculpted animals, relief plaques and more.  You will master pinch-pots, coil, slab, and how to use slip and scoring to make your masterpieces.  Instructor:  Carissa Gregg, Corbin Arts  (If your child has taken clay in the past, please consider another class this year. Clay is always our first class to fill up and we would like to let other students have the opportunity to enjoy it.)
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  • Collage:  Students will explore various techniques and use different materials to create a collage. They will be encouraged to use their imaginations and get creative. Each week we will look at work by different artists to inspire us.  Instructor:  Julie Reichard
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  • Drama: Using movement, vocal work, improvisation and creative drama techniques, students will work together as they bring scenes and monologues to life. By the end of the session, each student will be able to recite a monologue and perform a part in a short group play. Parents are invited to attend the last class as a performance. Instructor:  Amy Clark
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  • Art Elements: Students will navigate the art world though Line, Shapes, and Texture by using a variety of mediums.  The Art Class will introduce the Artist Laurel Burch, who is known for her famous cat creations.  Students will have the opportunity to paint clay tiles which will be fired for them.  In exploring the Elements of Art student will learn to see through different lenses. Instructor:  Liz Bishop
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  • Marvelously Vibrant Animal Art:  Get ready to Roar, Squawk, Hiss and become acquainted with some wonderfully, whimsical artists and their animal subjects.  Come and explore the creative artwork of David Klein, Frida Kahlo, Beatrix Milhazes, Romero Britto, Kiyoshi Saito and more while using a variety of art supplies to create your own animal masterpieces.  There will be a featured artist’s inspired project each week to go home and proudly display in your own personal art gallery.  Instructor:  Carissa Gregg, Corbin Arts
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  • Lettering:  This class is a fun way to explore different ways to letter posters, cards, signs and even your own name.  If you enjoy doodling and want to practice incorporating that with different lettering styles, this class is for you!  Students who enjoy practicing their penmanship in an artistic way will enjoy this class.   Instructor: Amy Lytle
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  • Mixed Media and the Masters: Explore Master Artists through mixed media. Have you ever been Interested in stepping into the mind of Andy Warhol, Georgia O’Keefe, or Picasso? What inspired these creative geniuses to create gigantic flowers; be the leading figure of the pop art movement; or to be coined the Father of Cubism? This class will introduce a famous artist and what style of art they were recognized for. We will recreate their styles by exploring the basic skills of watercolors, acrylic painting, and pen and ink.  No experience is necessary, just a creative mind!  Instructor: Willow Misterly 
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  • From Clay to Paint and More!  (Mixed Media)  Students will create mixed media drawings and paint on a real Artist’s canvas. We will also be making small sculptures using air-dry sculpting dough & so much more!  All projects will be inspired by artists from art history. Tresia loves making art and sharing how important it is to use your creative imagination.  Her classes emphasize the process of creating art and having fun.    Instructor: Tresia Oosting
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  • Make Your Own Board Game!  We’ll give you what you need to make all the people, places, and things for your very own board game or role playing game.  You’ll learn all the basics of board game design and get a chance to make your game world come to life.  Materials will be provided.  For ages 10 and up.  Instructor: Derrick Freeland
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For questions or more information email: huttonafterschoolarts@gmail.com