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Classes for Kids & Teens (under 18)

Classes for Teens & Adults

(Registration opens August 10!)


Watercolor Pencils with Linda Cox

You can create incredible, unique art with watercolor pencils. Enjoy the creative fun of learning this easy painting technique. Discover the versatility and fun of this exciting medium. Watercolor pencils are ideal for capturing a range of subjects including landscapes, flowers, still life, people, pets, fantasy and more. All it takes is your imagination and a willingness to experiment. All skill levels are welcome. You can take this ongoing class throughout the year to develop skill level. Different subjects will be featured and individual creativity is encouraged.

Ages: 7-12

Supplies: Watercolor Pencils (8-12 colors — teacher recommends Kimberly Watercolor Pencils by Generals), 9” x 12” pad of 90 pound watercolor paper, brushes will be provided

Tuition: $68 member / $80 non-member

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Big Time Art with Michele Stone

Does your teen need a place to expand their creative energies? Are they looking for new and innovative ways to explore texture, surfaces and mediums of art? If so, this class is for them. The Carrollwood Cultural Center is broadening its artistic scope to the outside of the facility and installing permanent fixtures of campus. In this class, teens will learn how to design and create a mural, or grout tile and glass, or construct a mobile to be on display as public art at the Center.

Ages: 10-17

Tuition: $102 member / $120 non-member

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Comics & Sequential Art with Jamie Jones

Has your child ever wanted to draw their favorite superheroes from the big screen? This class will teach the basics of creating a comic book from the backgrounds to the hero to designing a page layout.

Ages: 10-17

Supplies: Drawing paper and pencil

Tuition: $102 member / $120 non-member

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Jr. Artist with Michele Stone

Children will have fun as they create original pieces of art while learning about different mediums and techniques. Kids will use their imagination as they explore colors, textures and genres as they expand their knowledge about visual art. Continuous enrollment in this class throughout the year will allow your child(ren) to continue developing their artistic abilities. Soon you will have plenty of beautiful art pieces to display in your home!

Ages: 7-12

Materials Fee: $25 (due to the instructor on the first day of class)

Tuition: $68 member / $80 non-member

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Pop Art / Word Art with Galina Fouks Abele

Students will create a painted canvas using acrylic paints and 3D ABC stamps. Students will design a background and use the ABC stamps printmaking technique with the teacher’s personal stamps.

Ages: 10-15

Supplies: Paint from Artists Loft: aqua green, primary colors, white, black ($18), 12″x12″ canvas ($7.99)

Tuition: $68 member / $80 non-member

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Artistic Journaling with Michelle Stone

If you like journaling and want to spice it up a bit, this class is for you.  You will be designing our own artistic journal through watercolor, drawing, decoupage, sewing, photographs, and many other multimedia applications. At the end of this class, you will be able to take home and enjoy a very personal, artistic, and authentic piece of art.  This class brings the meaning of journaling to a whole new level.

Ages: 10-17

Materials Fee: $20 (due to the instructor on the first day of class)

Tuition: $85 member / $100 non-member

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ARTeen with Michelle Stone

Is your teen interested in learning to write in Graffiti, or create their own hemp jewelry and clay beads? Have they ever made a cast of their hand, foot or face, or worked with metal or wire? These and many more are just some of the creative ways your teen will express themselves in ARTeen class.

Ages: 10-17

Materials Fee: $25 (due to the instructor on the first day of class)

Tuition: $68 member / $180 non-member

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Oriental Brush Painting with Linda Cox

This is a relaxing and meditative art therapy class that will awaken the senses to a new passion for painting. Learn basic brush strokes to create beautiful and meditative paintings. Oriental music will be played throughout the course to enhance tranquility. The painting techniques are easy to learn. Themes include traditional Oriental subjects. Classes are ongoing instruction throughout the year to develop your skill level with different subjects featured.

Ages: 13-adult

Supplies: Bamboo brush (medium size), Bottle of black Sumi-e ink, 9” x 12” pad of plain newsprint paper

Tuition: $68 member / $80 non-member

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Fall Leaf Painting with Galina Fouks Abele

Students will create a painted canvas using acrylic paints and 3D leaf stamps. Students will design a background and use the leaf stamps printmaking technique with the teacher’s personal stamps.

Ages: 18+

Supplies: Paint from Artists Loft: aqua green, primary colors, white, black ($18), 12″x12″ canvas ($7.99)

Tuition: $68 member / $80 non-member

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Portrait Painting with Help with Gainor Roberts

Using digital photo editing the photo is enlarged to the size of our canvas and then traced on a clear plastic sheet.  Mistakes are immediately spotted as we use the overlay to check the work as it is painted. Use any medium you like. Students should have some basic painting experience in their chosen medium. For more information go to www.classesbygainor.com.

(It is important to attend the first class because it establishes the groundwork for the remainder of the session. Please bring several photographs that you think would be good as portraits. The photos can be prints or digital images.)

Ages: 18+

Supplies: Restrict size of paper or canvas to 18 x 24. Bring digital photo or print of your subject. Laptops welcome.

Materials Fee: $15 (due to the instructor on the first day of class)

Tuition: $102 member / $120 non-member

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Sampling the Media with Gainor Roberts

Try Oils, Acrylics, Watercolors, and Pastels to see which one you like. The first class is lecture about all the mediums. Then each class is smorgasbord of materials from which you can pick one or all the mediums to “play” with. The class is not intended to be a “technique” class. For more information, go to www.classesbygainor.com.

(The first class will include a lecture and demonstration about all of the media offered and how they are used.)

Ages: 18 +

Materials Fee: $35 (due to the instructor on the first day of class)

Tuition: $102 member / $120 non-member

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Painting in Oil and Pastel with Gainor Roberts

This is a class for everyone, skilled or novice. The techniques of applying paint and building a painting is based on the methods adopted by the French Impressionists. Emphasis is on design, color, and values. The first class is a lecture/demonstration about the materials and methods used to build a painting. For more information visit www.classesbygainor.com.

(The first class will be a lecture and demonstration of the painting process for new students. Returning students may continue to do work from the previous session during the lecture.)

Ages: 18 +

Supplies: Supplies will be discussed during the first class. Materials list will be handed out.

Tuition: $120 member / $140 non-member

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