Youth Classes

Youth classes at the Shemer Art Center offer creative learning opportunities for young artists ages 6 and up, after school, during school breaks, and over the summer!

Please be sure to read our new registration policy prior to registering.

 

TD-03-18 Drawing for Children with Turner Davis

DRAWING FOR CHILDREN with Turner Davis

This workshop will introduce your child to a wide array of artistic styles and expressions.  Your child will learn about the work of various masters and then make art in his or her style.  The basics of drawing such as perspective, line, value, tone and composition will be at the forefront of each lesson.   All levels are welcome. For children 8-11.

Turner has an MFA from the Hoffberger School of Painting at the Maryland Institute for the Arts and has had multiple museum exhibitions.  He was featured on Fox 10 teaching young artists at the Shemer during the 2017 Summer Camps.  His knowledge of his field combined with a palpable enthusiasm is a sure fit for kids ages 8 to 11.

 

Saturday July 21, 2018| 9:30 am - 12:30 pm | 1 Session

Class Fee: $40, or $75 fee when child is also registered for TD-05-18 (Saturday July 28)

Materials Fee: $10 paid to instructor on first day of class 

 

Price: $40.00

Date: July 21, 2018

Available Spaces: 1

TD-04-18 Drawing for Children with Turner Davis

DRAWING FOR CHILDREN with Turner Davis

Your child will learn the fundamentals of drawing working with graphite and charcoal.  From still lifes to landscapes, each session will help the student develop a visual vocabulary of line, perspective, value, tone and composition. References to artists and art history will be integrated into lessons, as your children learn to draw like the masters!

All skill levels are welcome.  For ages 12-15

Turner has an MFA from the Hoffberger School of Painting at the Maryland Institute for the Arts and has had multiple museum exhibitions.  He was featured on Fox 10 teaching young artists at the Shemer during the 2017 Summer Camps.  His knowledge of his field combined with a palpable enthusiasm is a sure fit for kids ages 12-15!

 

Saturday July 21, 2018| 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | 1 Session

Class Fee: $40, or $75 when child is also registered for TD-06-18 (Saturday July 28)

Materials Fee: $10 paid to instructor on first day of class 

 

Price: $40.00

Date: July 21, 2018

Available Spaces: 8

DW-30-18 2D Color Explorations for Children (8-11 yr) with Danielle Wood

 

COLOR EXPLORATIONS FOR CHILDREN (8-11 yr) with Danielle Wood

In this class, students will have the opportunity to explore two dimensional mediums with an emphasis on color through painting, watercolor, charcoal, pastels, and patterning using sharpies with tiles. We will explore color theory, mixing color, blending, washes, various still lives, and art games. We will also discuss artisans that have used color creatively in art history and in the current contemporary art world. Explore color through various mediums, and bring your creativity!

All levels encouraged

Ages 8-11

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

July 26 - 28, 2018  |  3 sessions

Class fee: $115

Price: $115.00

Date: July 26, 2018

Available Spaces: 11

DW-31-18 2D Color Explorations for Children (12-15 yr) with Danielle Wood

 

COLOR EXPLORATIONS FOR CHILDREN (12-15 yr) with Danielle Wood

In this class, students will have the opportunity to explore two dimensional mediums with an emphasis on color through painting, watercolor, charcoal, pastels, and patterning using sharpies with tiles. We will explore color theory, mixing color, blending, washes, various still lives, and art games. We will also discuss artisans that have used color creatively in art history and in the current contemporary art world. Explore color through various mediums, and bring your creativity!

All levels encouraged

Ages 12 - 15

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

July 26 - 28, 2018  |  3 sessions

Class fee: $115

Price: $115.00

Date: July 26, 2018

Available Spaces: 11

TD-05-18 Drawing for Children with Turner Davis

This workshop will introduce your child to a wide array of artistic styles and expressions.  Your child will learn about the work of various masters and then make art in his or her style.  The basics of drawing such as perspective, line, value, tone and composition will be at the forefront of each lesson.   All levels are welcome. For children 8-11.

Turner has an MFA from the Hoffberger School of Painting at the Maryland Institute for the Arts and has had multiple museum exhibitions.  Turner was featured on Fox 10 teaching young artists at the Shemer during the 2017 Summer Camps.  His knowledge of his field combined with a palpable enthusiasm is a sure fit for kids ages 8 to 11

 

Saturday July 28, 2018| 9:30 am - 12:30 pm | 1 Session

Class Fee: $40

Materials Fee: $10 paid to instructor on first day of class 

 

Price: $40.00

Date: July 28, 2018

Available Spaces: 8

TD-06-18 Drawing for Children with Turner Davis

DRAWING FOR CHILDREN with Turner Davis

Your child will learn the fundamentals of drawing working with graphite and charcoal.  From still lifes to landscapes, each session will help the student develop a visual vocabulary of line, perspective, value, tone and composition. References to artists and art history will be integrated into lessons, as your children learn to draw like the masters!

All skill levels are welcome.  For ages 12-15

Turner has an MFA from the Hoffberger School of Painting at the Maryland Institute for the Arts and has had multiple museum exhibitions.  He was featured on Fox 10 teaching young artists at the Shemer during the 2017 Summer Camps.  His knowledge of his field combined with a palpable enthusiasm is a sure fit for kids ages 12-15!

 

Saturday July 28, 2018| 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | 1 Session

Class Fee: $40

Materials Fee: $10 paid to instructor on first day of class 

 

Price: $40.00

Date: July 28, 2018

Available Spaces: 8

TD-06-18 Drawing for Children with Turner Davis

DRAWING FOR CHILDREN with Turner Davis

Your child will learn the fundamentals of drawing working with graphite and charcoal.  From still lifes to landscapes, each session will help the student develop a visual vocabulary of line, perspective, value, tone and composition. References to artists and art history will be integrated into lessons, as your children learn to draw like the masters!

All skill levels are welcome.  For ages 12-15

Turner has an MFA from the Hoffberger School of Painting at the Maryland Institute for the Arts and has had multiple museum exhibitions.  He was featured on Fox 10 teaching young artists at the Shemer during the 2017 Summer Camps.  His knowledge of his field combined with a palpable enthusiasm is a sure fit for kids ages 12-15!

 

Saturday July 28, 2018| 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | 1 Session

Class Fee: $40

Materials Fee: $10 paid to instructor on first day of class 

 

Price: $40.00

Date: July 28, 2018

Available Spaces: 8

DW-32-18 2D Color Explorations for Children (6-8 yr) with Danielle Wood

 

COLOR EXPLORATIONS FOR CHILDREN (6-8 yr) with Danielle Wood

In this class, students will have the opportunity to explore two dimensional mediums with an emphasis on color through painting, watercolor, charcoal, pastels, and patterning using sharpies with tiles. We will explore color theory, mixing color, blending, washes, various still lives, and art games. We will also discuss artisans that have used color creatively in art history and in the current contemporary art world. Explore color through various mediums, and bring your creativity!

All levels encouraged

Ages 6 - 8

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

August 2 - 4, 2018  |  3 sessions

Class fee: $115

Price: $115.00

Date: August 2, 2018

Available Spaces: 11

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