Kids Classes

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Classes for kids Ages 5-8
Classes for tweens
Ages 9-12
NEW Classes for teens Ages 13-16 

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AGES 5-8:

 

June:

Clay Safari (SYCER-05)
Explore and learn about all kinds of animals in the wild kingdom! Students will make sculptures and pots inspired by the animals and critters they learn about each week. This class takes place in our brand new, state-of-the-art Ceramics Center located in the building just west of the LUX parking lot.
Instructor: Sara Henry

Saturday, June 10, 17, 24, July 1
10 – 11:30 a.m.
Tuition: $68 LUX members ($85 non-members)

FULL – Email Katelyn@luxcenter.org to be added to the wait list.

 

Draw Folklore & More (SYPNT-02)
Become a drawing wizard! Students will create their own drawings of creatures from folklore and more while honing their skills. Each class will focus on a different creature and how to represent the physical features that make it unique.
Instructor: Staff

Saturday, June 10, 17, 24, July 1
12:30- 2 p.m.
Tuition: $60 LUX members ($75 non-members)

FULL – Email Katelyn@luxcenter.org to be added to the wait list.


Mud Pies & More (SYCER-03)
Learn about all the fun things you can make with clay! Students will build and glaze small sculptures and functional pieces. This class takes place in our brand new, state-of-the-art Ceramics Center located in the building just west of the LUX parking lot.
Instructor: Jason Piccoli

Saturday, June 10, 17, 24, July 1
3 – 4:30 p.m.
Tuition: $68 LUX members ($85 non-members)

July:

Creating the World in Clay (SYCER-10)
Explore artwork from cultures around the world! Students will build sculptures and pots inspired by both historic and contemporary examples.
Instructor: Sara Henry

Saturday, July 8, 15, 22, 29
10 – 11:30 a.m.
Tuition: $68 LUX members ($85 non-members)

Create With Paint (SYPNT-07)
Students will have a blast learning about different famous artists and their painting techniques each week. Students will make their own paintings in the style of the artist studied while learning basic paint mixing and brushwork techniques.
Instructor: McKenzie Phelps

Saturday, July 8, 15, 22, 29
10 – 11:30 a.m.
Tuition: $60 LUX members ($75 non-members)


STEAM Powered Minds (SYMIX-03)
Learn to connect Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics! Students will incorporate STEM topics into their art projects by drawing with 3D printing pens, building and testing model bridges, creating clay projects with insulating properties, painting with floating inks, and more!
Instructor: Staff

Saturday, July 8, 15, 22, 29
12:30 – 2 p.m.
Tuition: $60 LUX members ($75 non-members)


Mud Pies & More (SYCER-09)
Learn about all the fun things you can make with clay! Students will build and glaze small sculptures and functional pieces. This class takes place in our brand new, state-of-the-art Ceramics Center located in the building just west of the LUX parking lot.
Instructor: Sara Henry

Saturday, July 8, 15, 22, 29
3 – 4:30 p.m.
Tuition: $68 LUX members ($85 non-members)

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AGES 9-12: (Back to Top)

 

June:

Tween Art Immersion (SYMIX-02)
Try your hand at making art with a variety of media including fused glass, painting, clay, and metalsmithing! Each class will focus on learning about a new art medium and creating a finishing a piece of your own.
Instructor: McKenzie Phelps

Saturday, June 10, 17, 24, July 1
10 – 11:30 a.m.
Tuition: $60 LUX members ($75 non-members)

Draw + Paint (SYPNT-05)
Take your drawing and painting skills to the next level! Explore observational drawing while trying your hand at pastels, pencils, watercolors and acrylic paints.
Instructor: McKenzie Phelps

Saturday, June 10, 17, 24, July 1
12:30- 2 p.m.
Tuition: $60 LUX members ($75 non-members)


Tweens on Wheels (SYCER-06)
Learn to use the pottery wheel! The first class session will focus on the fundamentals of starting a project on the wheel and the basic knowledge needed to master this essential step. Each subsequent class session will cover additional throwing and finishing techniques. Beginning and experienced students are welcome. This class takes place in our brand new, state-of-the-art Ceramics Center located in the building just west of the LUX parking lot.
Instructor: Sara Henry

Saturday, June 10, 17, 24, July 1
3 – 4:30 p.m.
Tuition: $68 LUX members ($85 non-members)

July:

Full STEAM Ahead (SYMIX-01)
Learn to think outside the box by connecting Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathamatics! Students will incorperate STEAM topics into their art projects by drawing with 3D printing pens, using heat to alter materials, building and testing model bridges, and more!
Instructor: Staff

Saturday, July 8, 15, 22, 29
10 – 11:30 a.m.
Tuition: $60 LUX members ($75 non-members)

Tween Clay Handbuilding (SYCER-04)
Work with the instructor to make your own ideas come to life in clay! Beginning students will work on projects exploring the fundamentals of clay while advanced students will work on more self-guided projects. This class takes place in our brand new, state-of-the-art Ceramics Center located in the building just west of the LUX parking lot. This class takes place in our brand new state-of-the-art Ceramics Center located in the building just west of the LUX parking lot.
Instructor: Sara Henry

Saturday, July 8, 15, 22, 29
12:30 – 2 p.m.
Tuition: $68 LUX members ($85 non-members)


Illustration (SYPNT-10)
Discover how to illustrate your story ideas. Create characters and environments that you can use in graphics, comic books, story books and more.
Instructor: Brenna Alonso

Saturday, July 8, 15, 22, 29
3-4:30 p.m.
Tuition: $60 LUX members ($75 non-members)


 

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AGES 13-16 (Back to Top) 

 

June:

Teen Clay Lab (SYCER-01)
Make your own ideas come to life in clay! Beginning students will work on projects exploring the fundamentals of clay while advanced students will work on more self-guided projects. This class takes place in our brand new, state-of-the-art Ceramics Center located in the building just west of the LUX parking lot.
Instructor: Sara Henry

Saturday, June 10, 17, 24, July 1
12:30 – 2 p.m.
Tuition: $68 LUX members ($85 non-members)

Illustration (SYPNT-01)
Discover how to illustrate your story ideas. Create characters and environments that you can use in graphics, comic books, story books and more.
Instructor: Brenna Alonso

Saturday, June 10, 17, 24, July 1
3 – 4:30 p.m.
Tuition: $60 LUX members ($75 non-members)

FULL – Email Katelyn@luxcenter.org to be added to the wait list.

 

July:

 

Teen Pottery Wheel (SYCER-08)
Learn to use the pottery wheel! The first class session will focus on the fundamentals of starting a project on the wheel and the basic knowledge needed to master this essential step. Each subsequent class session will cover additional throwing and finishing techniques. Beginning and experienced students are welcome. This class takes place in our brand new, state-of-the-art Ceramics Center located in the building just west of the LUX parking lot.
Instructor: Jason Piccoli

Saturday, July 8, 15, 22, 29
3-4:30 p.m.
Tuition: $68 LUX members ($85 non-members)


Teen Drawing & Painting from Observation (SYPNT-03)
Learn to draw and paint what you see! Students will hone their observational skills through drawing and painting still life, landscape, and portraiture.
Instructor: McKenzie Phelps

Saturday, July 8, 15, 22, 29
12:30 – 2 p.m.
Tuition: $60 LUX members ($75 non-members)

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