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CURRENT PROGRAMS: Art BACK TO CURRENT PROGRAMS MAIN
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Intro to Drawing
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Just the Two of Us
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Kids on Canvas
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Let's Paint Nature
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Milk and Cookies Art Party
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Mother's Day Jewelry Making ~ One Day Workshop
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Paint & Pour
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Paint Your Pet ~
One Day Workshop
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Silk Screening and Block Printing for Beginners
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Silver Studio
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Still Life Painting
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Studies in Sculpture
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The Power of Pastel
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Young at Art
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Intro to Drawing
Age: 10-18    8 weeks
In this class, students will learn the fundamentals of drawing using charcoal, graphite, and colored pencil. Participants will explore techniques in perspective and still life compositions while examining the importance of light and dark tones in drawing. All materials are provided but participants may choose to bring supplies from home. *Continuing students will be given advanced instruction.
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Code   Day   Date   Time   R / NR Fee        
152107A   Tuesdays   4/4-5/30 *No Class 4/18   4:30 - 6:00 pm   $35/$40        
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  Instructor: Tara Tischer
Register By: At least one week prior to start date.     Min 4 / Max 15
Location: Community Center
 
Just the Two of Us BACK TO TOP
Age: 2-5 with adult    8 weeks
Need a break from the day to day routine? Come and join us in this engaging adult and child class, where the focus will be on sensory play and development of fine motor skills through creative arts and crafts project. Leave the mess to us and come enjoy some quality time with your little one. Note: Fee is for one adult and one child, second child would be half the fee.
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Code   Day   Date   Time   R / NR Fee        
152101A   Mondays   4/3-5/22   12:15 - 1:00 pm   $25/$30        
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  Instructor: Tara Tischer
Register By: At least one week prior to start date.     Min 5 / Max 15
Location: Community Center
 
Kids on Canvas BACK TO TOP
Age: 6-16    8 weeks
In this introductory painting class, students will learn about a variety of artists and art genres, all while experimenting with multiple painting techniques and mediums. Participants will be encouraged to express their unique artistic vision while drawing inspiration from their weekly lesson.
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Code   Day   Date   Time   R / NR Fee        
152103A   Thursdays   4/6-6/1 *No Class 4/20   4:30 - 6:00 pm   $40/$45        
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  Instructor: Tara Tischer
Register By: At least one week prior to start date.     Min 6 / Max 15
Location: Community Center
 
Let's Paint Nature BACK TO TOP
Age: 6-16    6 weeks
Join us and share the love you have for nature! We will have fun painting and drawing all the things in nature that surround us, and, you can even imagine through your artwork the places and things you dream of seeing! There is so much nature to explore, so, let’s have fun together, discovering it with Art!
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Code   Day   Date   Time   R / NR Fee        
152104A   Wednesdays   4/19-5/24   4:30 - 6:30 pm   $50/$55        
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  Instructor: Cheryl Spran
Register By: At least one week prior to start date.     Min 8 / Max 15
Location: Community Center
 
Milk and Cookies Art Party BACK TO TOP
Age: 4-13   
Leave the child care to us while you enjoy some much deserved “me” time. Kids will enjoy pizza for dinner and milk and cookies for dessert while they create original works of art in a fun and upbeat environment. With a different theme each session, your child is guaranteed to have a good time. Note: Please dress your child appropriately as we plan on making a mess. Fee is per session and includes dinner and dessert. If your child has food allergens, please notify staff at time of registration. *Costumes are encouraged*
*Receive a 10% discount per child when you register for corresponding Paint & Pour Session
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Code   Day   Date   Time   R / NR Fee        
151109A ~ Pajama Party   Saturday   2/11   6:00 - 9:00 pm   $30/$35        
151109B ~ Pokemon Party!   Friday   3/24   6:00 - 9:00 pm   $30/$35        
152109A ~ Cinco de Mayo   Friday   5/5   5:00 - 8:00 pm   $30/$35        
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  Register By: At least one week prior to session date.     Min 8 / Max 20
Location: Community Center
 
Mother's Day Jewelry Making ~ One Day Workshop BACK TO TOP
Age: 7-18   
Mom’s love nothing more than a handmade present for Mother’s Day. Join Shawnda Steer from Creative Hands & Accessories as she guides participants through the steps necessary to make a bracelet and necklace set that Mom is sure to love and cherish.
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Code   Day   Date   Time   R / NR Fee        
152114A   Friday   5/5   4:30 - 5:45 pm   $10/$15        
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  Instructor: Shawnda Steer
Register By: At least one week prior to class date.     Min 4 / Max 20
Location: Community Center
 
Paint & Pour BACK TO TOP
Age: 21+   
You have an inner artist waiting to emerge! Paint & Pour is about trying something new in a creative atmosphere (and of course, a bottle of wine always helps!). Bring your creativity, and we will provide the rest. Participants will be shown a variety of paintings to choose from to serve as their inspiration piece or may bring in an image from home. Don't wait and register today! Must show proof of age at registration and class time.

Private Parties now available! - We can host groups as small as 10 and as large as 20. Party must be booked a minimum of 3 weeks in advance. Contact Tara (708)749-4900 x15

No Sitter? No Problem! Sign your kids up for our Milk and Cookies Art Party. Receive a 10% discount per child when you register for Paint & Pour and the Milk and Cookies Art Party at the same time.
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Code   Day   Date   Time   R / NR Fee        
152700A   Saturday   5/6   6:00 - 9:00 pm   $35/$40 per participant
$60/$70 per couple
       
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  Instructor: Cheryl Spran
Register By: At least one week prior to class date.     Min 8 / Max 20
Location: Community Center
 
Paint Your Pet ~
One Day Workshop
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Age: 6-18   
Bring a picture to this workshop and let’s paint the love only you have for your precious pet. You will have your choice of medium to express the unique character of him or her! No matter what the pet is, we will talk a little anatomy, composition and color. It is one of my favorite things to do, so come and join in the fun!
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Code   Day   Date   Time   R / NR Fee        
152114B   Friday   6/2   4:00 - 7:00 pm   $25/$30        
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  Instructor: Cheryl Spran
Register By: At least one week prior to class date.     Min 6 / Max 18
Location: Community Center
 
Silk Screening and Block Printing for Beginners BACK TO TOP
Age: 10-18    8 weeks
Students will have the opportunity to design and print their own drawings onto T-Shirts, tote bags, and more! Participants will design an image, create a silk screen, and print the image onto items brought from home. Students will also explore the art of block printing onto paper using soft cut printing blocks.
Note: Fabric items will be heat set in class and are machine washable. All inks used are non-toxic and made for printing on light-colored T-shirts, and other cotton or cotton blend fabrics, linen, rayon, polyester, and most other synthetics, except nylon. Please pre wash all items prior to class time.
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Code   Day   Date   Time   R / NR Fee        
152108A   Wednesdays   4/5-5/31 *No Class 4/19   4:30 - 6:00 pm   $50/$55        
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  Instructor: Tara Tischer
Register By: At least one week prior to start date.     Min 6 / Max 15
Location: Community Center
 
Silver Studio BACK TO TOP
Age: 55+    8 weeks
This class is sure to get you excited about getting creative. We will spend our time experimenting with a variety of painting mediums, including watercolors, chalk and oil pastels and acrylic paints. You will find that we have created a space for learning and practice where all students, whether beginning or experienced, can inspire one another and discover the artist within.
Note: All materials and instruction will be provided, but participants are welcome to bring materials from home if desired.
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Code   Day   Date   Time   R / NR Fee        
162106A   Thursdays   4/6-5/25   10:00 am - 12:00 pm   $10/$15        
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  Instructor: Tara Tischer
Register By: At least one week prior to start date.     Min 5 / Max 20
Location: Community Center
 
Still Life Painting BACK TO TOP
Age: 18+    3 weeks
Each week we will create a beautiful painting on canvas from a still life setting in the classroom. We will focus on the lights and shadows and how they relate to the shapes and colors we are representing in our art. These techniques will create a feeling and a mood we want to convey in our work and it will be a calm and relaxing class, just like a still life should be! Join Us! Basic materials will be provided but participants may bring their own supplies if desired.
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Code   Day   Date   Time   R / NR Fee        
152113A   Saturdays   4/29-5/13   12:00 - 3:00 pm   $35/$40        
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  Instructor: Cheryl Spran
Register By: At least one week prior to start date.     Min 9 / Max 18
Location: Community Center
 
Studies in Sculpture BACK TO TOP
Age: 7-16    8 weeks
This beginner level sculpture class will introduce students to 3-Dimensional art using a wide variety of sculptural techniques and materials. Participants will draw inspiration from various lessons presented at class time, while being encouraged to express their unique artistic vision in a fully supportive and fun environment. *Continuing students will be given advanced instruction.
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Code   Day   Date   Time   R / NR Fee        
152106A   Mondays   4/3-6/5 *No Class 4/17, 5/29   4:30 - 6:00 pm   $40/$45        
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  Instructor: Tara Tischer
Register By: At least one week prior to start date.     Min 6 / Max 13
Location: Community Center
 
The Power of Pastel BACK TO TOP
Age: 18+    3 weeks
Learn the beauty of soft pastel. The medium of the masters... Degas, Renoir, and You. It is a medium that is pure and flexible. We will learn about and experiment with all of the pure beauty it expresses. You will be guided in representing a picture you bring to the class or one will be provided. Basic materials will be provided but participants may bring their own supplies if desired. Premium pastel paper will also be available for purchase from the instructor the day of the workshop.
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Code   Day   Date   Time   R / NR Fee        
152112A   Saturdays   5/20-6/3   12:00 - 3:00 pm   $35/$40        
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  Instructor: Cheryl Spran
Register By: At least one week prior to start date.     Min 6 / Max 18
Location: Community Center
 
Young at Art BACK TO TOP
Age: 3-6    8 weeks
In this new class, children will be encouraged to engage, explore, and experiment with a wide variety of art supplies. We’ll learn about color mixing, make prints, craft with nature, sculpt, collage and more! Children will be able to freely express themselves while creating fun and unique arts and crafts projects. *Child must be restroom independent*
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Code   Day   Date   Time   R / NR Fee        
152102A   Fridays   4/7-6/2 *No Class 4/14   10:00 am - 12:00 pm   $40/$45        
152102B   Fridays   4/7-6/2 *No Class 4/14   12:30 - 2:30 pm   $40/$45        
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  Instructor: Tara Tischer
Register By: At least one week prior to start date.     Min 5 / Max 15
Location: Community Center
 
 
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