Teen and Adult Art Classes

Visual Arts Classes at a Glance

Ceramics class photo


Teen & Adult Classes

Ceramics: Teen Studio & Wheel (ages 12-18)Choose one session.
Hand-build and create artwork using the pottery wheel this summer. Clay fee is included in tuition.
Students Student Name(s) Class Day of Wk Time Length Teacher Room Price
VAS1727 Monday 3:00-4:30 pm 6 wks Hoose Ceramics Studio 154 $108
VAS1728 Wednesday Noon-1:30 pm 6 wks Hoose Ceramics Studio 154 $108



Creative Painting & Drawing III (ages 12-18)Choose one session.
The perfect class for teens to grow as an artist! This class perfects drawing and painting techniques as the students work with still life, photographs and the great outdoors. Planning, position, proportion and line and shading techniques are also taught. Multiple media is used including oil pastels and watercolors. An introduction to oil paints is also included. This is a great class for building a portfolio!
Students Student Name(s) Class Day of Wk Time Length Teacher Room Price
VAS1729 Monday 6:30-8:00 pm 6 wks Merchant Art Room 155 $104
VAS1730 Wednesday 4:00-5:00 pm 6 wks Patterson Art Room 155 $69



Acrylic Painting for Teens & Adults (ages 13 & up)Perfect for beginners! Choose session based on age.
Acrylic painting is an accessible medium for the artist-to-be. During this novice class, learn how to mix colors, use your brushes and explore different surfaces to paint and create your own works of art. Please bring an 18” x 24” canvas board to the first class and a photo that you wish to use as your source of inspiration.
Students Student Name(s) Class Day of Wk Time Length Teacher Room Price
VAS1731 Saturday
(Teens ages 13-18)
10:15-11:45 am 6 wks Mercer Art Room 155 $104
VAS1732 Thursday
(Adults)
6:30-8:00 pm 6 wks Mercer Art Room 155 $104



Be Weird: Paint Everything! (adults & teens ages 13 and up)
Tired of an old jean jacket, footstool, broken toy or vase? Paint them! Acrylic paints can cover a multitude of imperfections. Linda Zolten Wood has designed floats for Parade the Circle since its inaugural year, and has created a thriving business by painting unusual everyday objects. She will guide you through proper adhesion and sealant techniques for your work's durability. Start collecting your objects (chair sized or smaller) and bring them on the first day of class.
Students Student Name(s) Class Day of Wk Time Length Teacher Room Price
VAS1733 Tuesday 6:30-8:30 pm 6 wks Zolten Wood Art Room 155 $138



Ceramics (adults & high school seniors)Choose one session.
In this class, the basic and advanced techniques of hand-building, wheel-throwing and glaze application are taught. Students are encouraged to develop individual pursuits in clay while the instructor assists them with reaching their goals. Clay fee is not included in the tuition for this class. Clay can be purchased at the customer service center for $10 per bag.
Students Student Name(s) Class Day of Wk Time Length Teacher Room Price
VAS1734 Monday 6:00-7:30 pm 6 wks Hoose Ceramics Studio 154 $95
VAS1735 Wednesday 9:30-11:00 am 6 wks Hoose Ceramics Studio 154 $95



Intro to Oil Painting (adults & high school seniors or younger w/instructor permission)Great for beginners!
This class provides students the opportunity to experiment with oil paints and to learn the basics behind this medium. Please bring an 18” x 24” canvas board to the first class and a photo that you wish to use as your source of inspiration.
Students Student Name(s) Class Day of Wk Time Length Teacher Room Price
VAS1736 Tuesdays June 20-July 18, 2017 (No class July 4) 5:00-7:00 pm 4 wks Merchant Ceramics Studio 154/Art Tent $92